CHICAGO — Circana, formerly IRI and The NPD Group, announces new thought leadership for the upcoming weeks in its latest version of Next Week Now, a compilation of insights-rich activities, announcements and events.
Upcoming Circana thought leadership activity includes:
- Saturday, Jan. 20 – FMI Midwinter Executive Conference – Join Circana’s Sally Lyons Wyatt, along with Oliver Wyman’s Bobby Gibbs and FMI’s Steve Markenson, for a dynamic discussion on the complex realm of changing consumer behaviors and evolving meal occasions at 1:00 p.m. ET. They will examine the latest research on how inflationary pressures and economic uncertainty are impacting consumer spending and meal occasion choices. Attendees will better understand changes within different consumer cohorts and strategize how grocery retailers and suppliers can adapt in the face of current economic challenges to explore future opportunities and stay competitive in the food meal occasion ecosystem. Register here.
- Tuesday, Jan. 23 – Global Seafood Market Conference – At 9:30 a.m. ET, Circana’s Chris DuBois will speak at the NFI’s premier industry event for the fourth consecutive year. Diving into seafood retail performance and insights on evolving consumer purchase and preference trends, DuBois, along with 210 Analytics’ Anne-Marie Roerink, will present on the topic of “Seafood at Retail: A Playbook for Growth.” Their assessment will analyze point-of-sale data, consumer surveys, demand trends, and more. Register here.
- Tuesday, Jan. 23 – Cosmoprof North America Miami – During a panel on “Growing Your Latam Retail Footprint” at 3:15 p.m. ET, Circana’s Daniel Morimoto will moderate a discussion on the factors that make LATAM’s retail landscape unique. Leading retail experts will explore challenges and opportunities within this region, strategies for brands and retailers to create a relevant and seamless experience for their customers, and more. Register here.