January 26 - 29, 2018 • National Doral Miami • Miami, FL

Secure Your Place in the Future of Food Retailing

The FMI Midwinter Executive Conference brings the industry's key decision-makers together all in one place. 

Key decision-makers

The annual FMI Midwinter Executive conference is an invitation-only gathering of the food retail industry's leading stores, wholesalers, independent operators, suppliers and manufacturers. 

At the core of this premier event is an up-to-the-minute education program that provides members of our industry with the knowledge required to grow a business in today's rapidly changing food retail environment. 

We've witnessed more changes in the food retail industry in the past five years than over the previous 50—and we foresee this pace of change continuing to accelerate.

Every aspect of the Midwinter Executive Conference has been upgraded and streamlined to keep pace with the state of the industry, offering a new schedule and more changes for high-level conversations. New and exciting networking opportunities will allow you to meet and form meaningful connections with industry peers; and FMI's popular Strategic Executive Exchange (SEE) program now has more meeting slots available so participants can focus their valuable time on strategic conversations. 

An expanded education program is designed to help tackle challenges and make sense of the trends, opportunities and technology that will lead to a more profitable business in 2018 and beyond. Learn which global trends are driving change, how today's consumers make purchasing decisions, and more. 

FMI Midwinter Executive Conference

Your Takeaways Will Be...


The Midwinter Executive Conference is the only event where you can engage with top leaders from every facet of the industry—all of whom are facing similar challenges—allowing you to share insights, experience collaborative "light-bulb" moments and establish strategic relationships. 


The Strategic Executive Exchange (SEE) offers unparalleled opportunity for productive one-on-one interactions and in-depth collaboration with the C-level decision-makers who could become your business' most important partners going forward. 


With content provided by leading experts in the field and senior industry leaders, FMI’s education program delivers the information you need to understand where food retail is headed, anticipate tomorrow’s challenges and discover what you should be doing now to profit in the future.

FMI Member Retailers and Wholesalers: Register Now

Strategic Executive Exchanges

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