2014 Private Brands Business Conference

Participating Companies | Chairman's Club | Important Dates


Food Marketing Institute's (FMI) Private Brands Business Conference is an opportunity for top-level executives from retailer, wholesaler, sales agencies and supplier companies to come together for two intense days of collaborative business planning.  This meeting gives priority to members of the FMI Private Brands group, retail and wholesale companies, and their sales agency partners.

To participate in the Private Brands Business Conference please fill out the COMMITMENT FORM and return to FMI by Wednesday, September 17th.

Suppliers Commit Here

Business Conference Appointment Information

Private Brands Business Conference Information Sheet

As part of your company commitment and program fee, you will receive a private suite to host confidential, one-on-one 45-minute meetings with key retailer and wholesaler executives. Using the FMI scheduling tool, you will be able to request and accept appointments with participating retail and wholesale companies.

In addition, your company receives complimentary registration for your company executives. 


Look at the full list of Retailer/Wholesaler and Supplier companies already committed to the 2014 Private Brands Business Conference.

All private brand business meetings will take place in the 2nd level Conference Suites.

Open to all who participate in the Private Brands Business Conference.  Continue your business in this relaxed networking lounge over breakfast, lunch and afternoon cocktails and refreshments.  Business center services, airline check-in and boarding pass printing will be available.


September 17 Commitment Forms due from Retailer/Wholesale and Supplier companies indicating company commitment
October 8 Appointment scheduling begins
September-November Appointment scheduling continues
November 15-16 Private Brands Business Conference
Embassy Suites Chicago O'Hare/Rosemont, Rosemont, IL
November 15 Private Brands Industry Dinner and Keynote Speaker
November 16-18 PLMA Private Label Trade Show - Rosemont Convention Center