New Hope March 2023 Retail Update

It’s Almost that Time…

We are thrilled to be welcoming our community back to Anaheim in just a few short days and show off the innovation that has happened in the past year. Energize your customers with diverse and innovative products. PLUS don’t forget about all the exciting community events we’ll be hosting: Evenings on the Plaza with LIVE music, daily Early Morning Yoga, Community Breakfast and so much more.   

Keynotes at Expo West 
We have some amazing keynotes planned for you at Expo West this year, which are both in-person and live-streamed! All things livestreamed can be accessed through the Expo West Virtual Platform, which will also be available on demand before, during and after the show. Learn more about each of these keynotes and see guest speakers here

The State of Natural and Organic 
Wednesday, March 8th | 8:30 A.M. to 10:00 A.M. PT |Marriott, Marquis Center
Sponsored by Acosta  

Neil Pasricha
Thursday, March 9th | 9:00 A.M. to 10:00 A.M. PT |Marriott, Marquis Center
Sponsored by SRW Agency

Do We Need a New Food Order?
Friday, March 10th | 9:00 A.M. to 10:00 A.M. PT | Marriott, Marquis Center

Must-Visit Events
Our community events play a major role in what makes Expo West so special. Check out what’s happening in Anaheim and join us!

Pitch Slam
Wednesday, March 8th | 3:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. PT | Marriott, Marquis Center
Sponsored by 301 Inc and daiya
This exciting, fast-paced event features pitches from standout emerging brands, Q&A with a rock star judging panel and interviews with past winners. The grand prize winner will receive a FREE booth at Expo West 2024 and over $30K in New Hope Network services! Come for the pitch and stay for the celebration.

(Included) ACCESS Brand Spotlight
Wednesday, March 8th | 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. PT | Marriott, Grand Ballroom E
Discover 10 innovative BIPOC brands shaking up Expo West! This exciting partnership guides multiple efforts at Expo West in Anaheim and is a strong steppingstone in creating a long-term strategy for how our platforms can most effectively elevate BIPOC-owned brands in the industry. Join us in sharing a toast to the cutting-edge innovation in our industry!

The New Hope Community Purpose and Impact Awards
Thursday, March 9th | 5:30 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. | Marriott, Marquis Center
This awards ceremony recognizes individuals and organizations who stand out as directly aligning with New Hope’s purpose to cultivate a prosperous high-integrity CPG and retail ecosystem that creates health, joy and justice for all people while regenerating the planet. Winners will be announced in Anaheim!

Make sure to check out the agenda to stay up to date on all Expo West happenings. Plus, put Expo in the palm of your hand and gain extra access by downloading the New Hope Network Events app!

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