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Oct. 17-20, 2021
Chicago, IL

FMI Annual Business Conference (ABC) offers joint business planning and strategic opportunities to better prepare post-crisis planning and operations. You can curate your business appointments, accomplish nearly 35 supplier meetings in four days, and roll your sleeves up to get the job done at FMI’s “hardest working meeting!”

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Company Bio

At Intel we focus on helping retailers and brands use technology to solve some of their hardest in-store challenges. We can help you find ways to enhance curbside pickup, better manage inventory, and use automation to make your operations more agile and flexible.  Your customer’s needs are rapidly evolving, and we can help you find ways to efficiently meet their needs while keeping your operational expenses in line. 

Who Should Attend

FMI Retail and Wholesale Members

C-Level and senior executives for marketing, merchandising and/or supply chain.

FMI CPG Associate Members

Distributor and supplier senior executives responsible for corporate goal-setting, business development and strategic alliances.

How It Works

  • CPG suppliers host private, 45-minute business appointments.
  • Appointments scheduled via FMI online scheduler.
    • Participants control their schedule and total appointments.
    • Companies secure their own trading partner meetings.

“We see great potential value in the coming ABC virtual conference. It is a great platform to continue the conversations from [FMI] Midsummer and to also begin new ones with our suppliers. There can be no downside in communicating frequently at all levels as we navigate in this uncertain time - having the mutual objective of serving our customer’s essential needs. “

- Dan Glei, EVP merchandising & marketing, K-VA-T Food Stores Inc.