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A new age of food retail transformation is well underway. 

Personalization, convenience and technology have led to a consumer-powered era. Relentless competition demands a seamless in-store experience to remain competitive and build customer loyalty. Evolving consumer behaviors are compelling retailers to explore innovative store formats, while also investing in new refrigeration technologies and energy resources.
The 2019 Energy and Store Development Conference is the only event covering store development and design, refrigeration, energy-efficiency and store maintenance under one roof. Discover opportunities for innovation that keep customers coming back.

Go beyond the now and re-imagine the store of tomorrow, today.



• Take advantage of two full days of forward-thinking education

• Get practical solutions and inspired ideas at future-focused sessions.

• Learn from a lineup of experts in food retail, technology, refrigeration, energy and store development

• Explore new store development, design, and trends to acquire and engage today's consumers


• Connect with peers and business partners with common challenges and realize solutions

• Meet experts and influencers face-to-face

• Further your network of resources and develop true working relationships with industry leaders and knowledge providers

• Discover the latest and greatest products and technologies to take your business to the next level at the Manufacturer Retailer Exchange

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  • Develop creative solutions that broaden the lens of what’s achievable

  • Socialize with your community of refrigeration, energy and store development professionals

  • Participate in interactive learning at the Perot Museum, and visit unique sites during our design and facilities tours

    events and tours

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For more information contact:

Rebecca Daniels
Assistant, Education
202-220-0670 or 
Debbie Stewart
Senior Manager, Registration
202-220-0828 or 


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