Past Events

Summit + Expo Plant-Based Foods & Proteins Americas 2021
September
27

Summit + Expo Plant-Based Foods & Proteins Americas 2021

This unique three-day summit (Sept 27-29) is dedicated to connecting plant-based food brands with the value chain, including retailers, foodservice professionals, food manufacturers, ingredient suppliers, and other service providers such as packaging, market, and brand agencies. Visitors will be able to enjoy thought-leading presentations—including a keynote session with PBFA’s own Nicole Negowetti—take part in exciting panel discussions, and build connections through 1:1 business meetings and speed dating-style networking sessions. Learn more and register here.

Fi Global CONNECT 2021 – Plant-Based Ingredients
September
13

Fi Global CONNECT 2021 – Plant-Based Ingredients

This event will provide a five-day platform for manufacturers of plant-based products and suppliers of ingredients to connect, do business, and gain insights into the latest industry trends.

Check out the comprehensive content agenda here—including sessions with PBFA’s own Sabina VyasJulie Emmett, and Carl Jorgensen—and FiGlobal’s interview with PBFA CEO Rachel Dreskin on how the food and beverage industry can meet plant-based demand. 

Sessions include content on plant protein, plant-based meat, dairy and eggs, innovations, regulatory, sustainability, and botanicals, and much more. 

Join online for free from September 13-17. Find out more here.  

PBFA Member Solutions Call: Using consumer-driven data and strategies to scale your company
August
19

PBFA Member Solutions Call: Using consumer-driven data and strategies to scale your company

By attending this call, you will leave with a better understanding of:

  • What consumer data is, and how you can you use it to help your company.
  • How to build powerful connections with your target consumers.
  • Tailoring your message to fuel your brand’s growth.
PBFA Member Solutions Call: Sustainable Packaging
July
29

PBFA Member Solutions Call: Sustainable Packaging

Join us and learn more about sustainable packaging solutions available on the market! Our packaging experts will share key considerations and tips on about how to incorporate sustainability into the packaging you offer. Also, hear how one of our members became a plastic negative company. By attending this call, you will leave with a better understanding of:

  • The implications for your company to move to more sustainable packaging. *The importance of considering sustainability in your packaging.
  • Solutions and tips for packaging challenges you might encounter. For example, cold chain solutions, design restrictions, pricing considerations, etc.

Speakers:

  • Elena Guberman, Director of Sales at Givr Packaging
  • Jim Bickley, Business Development Manager at Pratt Industries
  • Diane Marret, Sustainability Director at Berry Global
  • Sadrah Schadel, Co-founder and CCO of No Evil Foods
PBFA Member Solutions Call: Shopper Marketing as Part of Your Strategic Plan
June
24

PBFA Member Solutions Call: Shopper Marketing as Part of Your Strategic Plan

Join us for a conversation with Mary Tarczynski from Parabolic Agency, Tom Montano from Promopoint, and Jessica Hochman from Forthright Collaborative, to learn about Shopper Marketing and why it’s important for your business. By the end of this call, you will learn: – What exactly is shopper marketing? – The benefits of a standalone program as well as a multi-brand event. – How to implement a shopper marketing program or event-specific for plant-based foods. We hope you will join us for this engaging discussion!

PBFA Member Solutions Call: Featuring the Non-GMO Project
June
3

PBFA Member Solutions Call: Featuring the Non-GMO Project

Join us for a conversation with Non-GMO Project, the latest on ingredient sourcing for brands and ingredient suppliers, and meet our new Senior Director of Policy! Hans Eisenbeis, Director of Marketing and Communications for the Non-GMO Project will share insights on the Non-GMO shopper and how they intersect with the plant-based shopper, their Non-GMO Project certification, and how PBFA and NON-GMO Project are collaborating.

You’ll also learn of recent insights on ingredient sourcing from our Agriculture consultant, Carl Jorgensen, and get an update on the latest in plant-based policy and how it might impact your business.

Member Solutions Call: Investor Panel Discussion
May
6

Member Solutions Call: Investor Panel Discussion

Upon attending this Member Solutions Call, participants will:

  1. Learn the basics of capital raising to grow or scale your company
  2. Discover the do’s and don’ts of interacting with investors
  3. Explore Vevolution’s free platform to help you get started in your capital raising endeavors!
RangeMe Webinar: The Exponential Growth of Plant-based Food and What It Means To Your Brand
April
27

RangeMe Webinar: The Exponential Growth of Plant-based Food and What It Means To Your Brand

Why are more consumers reaching for plant-based products? Find out in this upcoming live webinar hosted by RangeME featuring Julie Emmett, Plant Based Food Association Senior Director, Retail Partnerships and Michael Pan, Founder of PBFA member Pan’s Mushroom Jerky. You will learn more about the accelerated growth of plant-based foods and how you can leverage this growth along with the Certified Plant Based certification for your brand. 

Plant Based World Industry Voices Online Speaker Series
April
27

Plant Based World Industry Voices Online Speaker Series

The U.S. Retail Market for Plant-Based Foods
April
22

The U.S. Retail Market for Plant-Based Foods

Join representatives from PBFA, SPINS, and the Good Food Institute for a discussion on the accelerated, sustainable growth of plant-based foods in 2020.

PBFA Member Solutions Call: How 2020 shaped the plant-based foods industry for accelerated, sustainable growth: An in-depth view of PBFA’s retail data release
April
22

PBFA Member Solutions Call: How 2020 shaped the plant-based foods industry for accelerated, sustainable growth: An in-depth view of PBFA’s retail data release

Upon attending this Member Solutions Call, participants will:

  1. Gain insight into data for 2020 plant-based food sales and market trajectory
  2. Learn about consumer demographics, purchasing behavior, and census region plant-based sales
  3. Have an opportunity to gain additional context from PBFA experts and to ask clarifying questions