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President of Albertson’s Own Brand Delivers Keynote at Organic Produce Summit


Bounding on to the stage at the third annual Organic Produce Summit in Monterey, California, Geoff White, President of Albertson’s Own Brands, including the bestselling O Organic brand, called out to the thousand-plus audience members, “How does it feel to be part of the fastest growing segment in the grocery business?”

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Third Annual Organic Produce Summit Draws 1,500 to Monterey


Opportunities and challenges associated with e-commerce highlighted conversation at the third annual Organic Produce Summit held in Monterey, California July 11-12. The third annual OPS continued its impressive growth, with over 1,500 people in attendance this year, including nearly 300 retail buyers, as well as a sold-out exhibition featuring 130 organic fresh produce growers, shippers, and processors networking with retailers, wholesalers, and buyers from across North America.

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Third Annual Organic Produce Summit to host over 1,200 attendees; including 250 Retail Buyers


With less than one month to go before the third annual Organic Produce Summit, organizers are touting a 30 percent increase in attendance, including over 250 retail buyers participating in the only event dedicated exclusively to bringing together producers and buyers of the organic fresh produce industry. OPS 2018 will be held July 11-12 at the Monterey Conference Center in Monterey, CA.

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Overview of Organic Fresh Produce Ingredients Added to OPS 2018 Program


The sixth and final educational session at Organic Produce Summit 2018 will focus on the growing organic ingredient industry and the opportunities for producers and retailers to capitalize on new consumer products. “Organic Ingredients---Creating New Opportunities in Fresh Produce” will feature leaders from global organic fresh produce ingredient supply chain companies discussing the evolution and expansion of the multi-billion-dollar organic ingredient category.

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Wal-Mart, Kroger and Meijer, Fresh Produce Leaders featured at Organic Produce Summit 2018 | Retailer Roundtable


Fresh produce leaders from three of the nations’ largest and most recognized grocery operations have been confirmed as panelists for the Retailer Roundtable at the third annual The Organic Produce Summit, on July 11-12 in Monterey, CA. 

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"Organic Supply Chain I & II - Opportunities and Challenges" | Educational Sessions at OPS 2018 Announced


The complexities of supply chain management for fresh organic produce comes as no surprise to those involved in the day-to day production, sales and distribution within the multi-billion-dollar industry. The Organic Produce Summit 2018 will host two educational breakout sessions delving into the various opportunities and challenges throughout the organic supply chain, featuring industry leaders from major components of the supply chain.

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Albertsons’ Geoff White, O Organic Brand President, Confirmed as Keynote Speaker at OPS 2018


Geoff White, President of Albertson’s Own Brands, including the bestselling O organic brand, has been announced as the third keynote presenter at the Organic Produce Summit 2018, this coming July in Monterey, CA.  

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Second Educational Session at OPS 2018 Announced, Nielsen and Hartman Group Dive into Organic Fresh Sales and the "Why Behind the Buy"


The second of six educational sessions to be held at the Organic Produce Summit 2018 will provide a data dive into sales, trends and analysis of organic fresh produce, while examining consumer behavior and attitudes of the multi-billion-dollar category.  “Organic Sales, Analysis and the Why Behind the Buy” will feature representatives from research firm Nielsen and consumer insights company The Hartman Group at OPS 2018, July 11-12 in Monterey, CA.

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First Educational Session at OPS 2018 Announced “E-Grocery and the Future of Organic Fresh Produce at Retail” Features Peapod, Instacart and Sun Basket


The first of six educational sessions to be held at the Organic Produce Summit 2018 has been confirmed and will focus on the disruptive direct-to-consumer food business and its impact on fresh organic produce and the changing retail landscape.  “E-Grocery and the Future of Organic Fresh Produce at Retail” will feature representatives from three of the nation’s leading digital grocers and meal delivery companies at OPS 2018, July 11-12 in Monterey, CA.

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Campbell Fresh President and Best-selling Author Confirmed as Keynote Speakers at Organic Produce Summit


The president of one of the worlds most recognized consumer fresh brands and a thought-provoking best-selling author have been confirmed as keynote presenters at Organic Produce Summit 2018, this coming July in Monterey, CA.

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Attendee Registration for Organic Produce Summit 2018 Opens Today


General attendee registration for the third annual Organic Produce Summit will open on Monday, January 8 on the OPS website (www.organicproducesummit.com).  Special “Early Bird” pricing is available during the month of January for the only event dedicated exclusively to bringing together organic fresh produce growers, shippers and processors with retailers and buying organizations across North America.

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