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Abigail Stevens
JD Events


Plant-Based Industry Leaders Lend Expertise to Virtual Education Series by Plant Based World Expo

Shelton, CT, April 15, 2021 – Plant Based World Expo’s new ‘Industry Voices” Series, launching on April 27, will allow professionals to connect with and learn from plant-based industry experts from the likes of Target, Kroger, Kerry Foods and more.  

Industry Voices has been specifically created with retailers, foodservice providers, plant-based brands, investors, and industry members in mind to explore opportunities, trends and gain actionable insights on the plant-based foods industry.   

Each conversation will focus on a dedicated subject, allowing buyers and industry members to select topics that will help them get up to speed on the plant-based market. The sessions cover many areas from retail to food service, local market to global, as well as investment and the supply chain. 

Upcoming sessions include: 

April 27 – Plant-Based Market Update with Julie Emmett, Senior Director of Retail Partnerships at Plant-Based Foods AssociationRegister here 

May 4 – Plant-Based Menu Makeover with Alison Rabschnuk, Director of Business Development Plant Protein at Kerry FoodsRegister here 

May 11 – Keeping the Momentum Growing in Retail with Ann Beaty, Ecommerce Business Director at KrogerRegister here 

May 18 – Supplier Diversity as a Business Opportunity with Michael Alexander, Supplier Diversity Business Lead at Target ProcurementRegister here 

Hosted by Benjamin Davis, VP of Content at Plant Based World Expo, participants will be invited to ask questions to create a truly collaborative learning environmentBenjamin commented “At Plant Based World Expo we pride ourselves on being the go-to-source of information for buyers of plant-based products. At our physical shows, we provide education, networking, and business opportunities by helping industry members stay on top of key market trends.  

“The Industry Voices series will keep industry members up-to-date with this vastly growing market from the comfort of their own couch, ready for the return of our live, in-person events this fall!” 

Each session in the Industry Voices series will be available as a recording after the live session to access via the Plant Based World website. Attendance is free but pre-registration is required and spaces are first-come first-served.  


To read the full session overview and learn more about the speakers, visit http://www.plantbasedworldexpo.com/landing29.asp  


Sponsorship opportunities are available, contact Sam Morley Sales Director at Plant Based World at sam@jdevents.com for more information. 



For further information or comment, please contact Abigail Stevens, Marketing Director at Plant Based World at abigail@jdevents.com  


About Plant Based World Expo 

Plant Based World is produced by JD Events, dedicated to the creation of targeted and innovative industry-leading events that deliver results. The company brings together highly qualified buying audiences, education-rich content and high-level networking opportunities -- all geared toward increasing collaboration in the markets it serves. Visit www.plantbasedworldexpo.com for more information.