Chicago, Illinois-based IRI will host new thought leadership program within the upcoming weeks in its latest version of Next Week Now, a compilation of insights-rich activities, announcements and events. IRI is a fast-growing global technology leader in innovative solutions and services for consumer, retail and media companies.
Upcoming IRI thought leadership activity includes:
- Jan. 18 – Global Seafood Market Conference: During the Global Seafood Market Conference, IRI’s Chris DuBois will speak on the Animal Protein Panel at 1:30 p.m. Eastern time, sharing the latest reports on the performance of proteins at retail and foodservice along with regional specifics. Register here.
- Jan. 20 – The Hatchery: Inspiring Trends of 2021 and Beyond: With the explosion of functional food needs and demand for plant-based products to tech innovation, this virtual event will look at the major trends of 2021 and what to expect for 2022 and beyond. Join Joan Driggs with IRI; Lynn Dornblase with Mintel and Mike Kostyo of Datassential, at 4 p.m. Central time as they share the latest data and what to expect looking forward. Register here.
- Jan. 25 – Feed Strategy Conference: Poultry Trends, Feeding and Health: As the U.S. population quickly changes, so do the expectations and purchase habits of consumers. In his session, “New normal: Examination of consumer animal protein buying trends” at 8:45 a.m. Eastern time, Chris DuBois of IRI will share the latest trends within the chicken industry and isolate the issues and opportunities that will drive growth in 2022 and beyond. These trends will persist well beyond the pandemic, and the producers, retailers and others that focus on the right trends will outperform others over the long haul. Register here.
IRI is a provider of big data, predictive analytics and forward-looking insights that help CPG, OTC health care organizations, retailers and financial services and media companies grow their businesses. IRI is empowering the personalization revolution, helping to guide its more than 5,000 clients around the world in their quests to remain relevant, capture market share, connect with consumers, collaborate with key constituents and deliver market-leading growth.
For more information, visit iriworldwide.com/en-us.