- RESEARCH & AWARDS
- CATEGORY REVIEWS
New for this year’s show is the Innovation Hall. The PLMA said this “show within a show” will showcase companies that offer innovative products ad services for private label that go beyond product development. Specific coverage areas include:
- Laboratory testing and certification.
- Market research, marketing services and business consulting.
- Software and technology.
- Packaging design and graphics.
- Logistics and supply chain.
- International sourcing.
- Manufacturing equipment.
- Financial services.
“If store brands are going to sustain their success in the decade ahead, retailers and manufacturers will have to commit themselves to innovation in products and services,” said Brian Sharoff, PLMA’s president.With more than 2,000 exhibit booths, the show also will include exhibitors from more than 35 countries, the PLMA said, representing a wide array of food/beverage and non-food product categories. For more information, contact the PLMA at 212-972-3131 or visit the association’s Web site at www.plma.com.