World Plant Expo returns to New York in December | New


NEW YORK – (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 12, 2021–

World’s Fair of Plants in North America (PBW), the most anticipated plant event designed exclusively for a B2B audience, returns to New York on December 9 and 10, 2021 at the Javits Center. This event combines a world-class conference with an exhibition showcasing thousands of innovative herbal products and brands from around the world, as well as high-level networking and tasting opportunities. PBW is the only 100% plant-based business event for foodservice and retail professionals, distributors, investors and manufacturers. More than 3000 people are expected.

“The plant industry continues to grow and innovate at a breakneck pace, and Universal Plant Exhibition is the one place to experience everything the industry has to offer under one roof, ”said Benjamin Davis, vice president of content at PBW. “So much has happened since our last conference in 2019, and we look forward to presenting the latest herbal products to decision makers and educating them on how these foods will improve their bottom line and people’s health. that they serve. “

The opening panel, Growth of the herbal industry, will be hosted by Nil Zacharias, host of the Eat for The Planet podcast and will feature Rachel Dreskin, CEO of the Plant Based Foods Association; Susie Weintraub, CEO, Envision Group, a division of the Compass Group; and Holly Adrien, head of strategy and innovation for natural and organic products, Kroger. They will discuss the progress and growth of the herbal category and provide insight into what to expect. Participants will learn how retailers, foodservice operators and suppliers are changing their business and industry.

In addition to speeches and conference sessions, participants will have the opportunity to:

  • Discover the latest consumer trends, data and research on plant-based foods.
  • See, taste and experience new innovations and product solutions.
  • Get back to networking in person with industry colleagues.
  • Become an expert on plant-based foods and help shape a healthier, more sustainable food system.

Universal Plant Exhibition is produced by JD Events, dedicated to creating cutting edge targeted and innovative events that deliver results. The company brings together highly skilled buying audiences, rich educational content, and high-level networking opportunities, all aimed at increasing collaboration in the markets it serves.

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