What Does Winning Look Like for Store Brands?
                                                               Hyatt Grand Cypress, Orlando


March 22, Wednesday  
Noon Registration Open
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Private Brand Task Force Meetings
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM PLMA Board of Directors Meeting
(PLMA Board Members Only)
6:00 PM Opening Night Reception
6:30 PM Dinner
7:30 PM Hall of Fame Program
8:15 PM Entertainment
March 23, Thursday  
7:00 AM Registration Opens
7:30 AM - 7:45 AM Continental Breakfast
8:00 AM Beyond the Horizon: Future Forces Impacting Private Label
Kevin Ryan-Malachite Strategy and Research
9:00 AM Winning with Self-Care Brands
Jim Dillard III-Perrigo Company plc
10:00 AM Beyond Table Stakes: The New Leadership Model in Private Label Food & Beverage
Lauren McNamara and Jessica Krautkremer-SunOpta
10:45 AM The Future is PAWsitive: Winning in Store Brand Pet Food
Brittany White-Simmons Pet Foods
11:30 AM

A Fresh Spin on Winning in Store Brands
Judy Clark-Fresh From Texas, LLC

12:15 PM Lunch
1:15 PM Winning through Innovation Infrastructure & Sourcing
Roger Davidson-Oakton Advisory Group
2:30 PM Workshop:
Getting to YES and Staying There by Providing a Compelling Value Proposition
Julien LeBlanc-BluePrint and Tim Pollard-Oratium
6:00 PM Cocktails & Conversation Reception
7:00 PM Board Dinner (Invite Only)
March 24, Friday  
7:30 AM - 8:15AM Continental Breakfast
8:30 AM How Kroger is Building and Winning with Our Brands
Juan De Paoli-The Kroger Co.
9:40 AM Annual Meeting and President's Report
Peggy Davies-PLMA
10:30 AM Store Brands' New World: Meeting the Challenges & Opportunities of Uncertain Economic Times
Panel Moderator: Michael Sansolo-Sansolo Solutions, LLC
  • Jorge Flores-CVS Health
  • Tom Becker-Circle K
  • Brooke Rice-Southeastern Grocers
  • Joe Mollica II-LNK International
  • Mark Gilliand-Old Dutch Vinegar & Mustard Co., Inc.
  • Christina Reyes-SPINS
11:30 AM Conference Concludes