Maximum Engagement in a Progressive Environment

Cheese PlatterAs a supplier company, you can be fully engaged in the event by participating shoulder-to-shoulder with fresh food execs. The FreshForward event space will inspire creative and thought-provoking conversations on trends, address changing business opportunities, consumer preferences and more. You’ll experience the ideal atmosphere for issue-focused and deep dive discussions.

Networking breaks, dinners and receptions offer Fresh leaders an opportunity to come together and exchange ideas in relaxing settings.

Sponsorship Opportunities

You have an unprecedented opportunity to connect with fresh food retail industry executive-level leadership. Sponsor opportunities include two registrations.

Download the 2018 Sponsor Prospectus

Top Supporters


Place your company above the rest as a Top Supporter. You will have special influence over the Tuesday night dinner experience.

Limited to two companies, includes three event registrations.

Hotel Host


Retailers will appreciate the expense report relief you will provide and your status as Hotel Host will be made in advance of their stay. You’ll receive recognition in each room—maybe you’ll want to draft a song to tuck in their guitar? We’ll certainly work with you, so that your support receives full recognition!

Limited to one company, includes three event registrations.
FreshForward Sponsor


Gain access to an impressive, curated list of retail fresh executives. You’ll be shoulder to shoulder in insightful, forward-thinking discussions Sunday to Tuesday. We’ll provide sponsor recognition online and in event outreach. You’ll receive a complete attendee list and contact information from companies that opt to share their information.

Limited to 30 companies, includes two event registrations.

Sponsorship and supplier engagement opportunities are very limited.

Call today and reserve your opportunity!

Rick Stein

Vice President, Fresh Foods
(202) 220-0700

Jennifer Jones

Specialist, Sales Administration
(202) 220-0759

2018 Top Supporters

2018 Hotel Host

2018 FreshForward Sponsors