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Regional market update - Egypt
10:30 - 11:00 Industry Insights Theatre
Industry Insights
Marketing Manager
Informa Exhibitions in Egypt

Synopsis: During the presentation below points will be addressed:

  • Egypt as market – potential for growth, potential for trade, economic reforms, market trends and safety and security
  • Egypt as a gateway to Africa
  • Egypt business environment
  • Africa Food Manufacturing
Top 10 trends for 2019
11:15 - 11:45 Industry Insights Theatre
Industry Insights
Market Analyst
Innova Market Insights

Synopsis: Conscious consumers want to make the right food and beverage choice. They are not only giving greater consideration to health but also to ethical, environmental and social factors when making purchasing decisions. The leading trends driving new product development in food and beverages will meet these increasing consumer demand. This presentation will introduce all top 10 trends for 2019 to help you to understand their implications for the food and beverage industry.

Clean label 2.0: trust and transparency
12:00 - 12:30 Industry Insights Theatre
Industry Insights
Regional market update - Trend Watching from the U.S. Market
12:45 - 13:15 Industry Insights Theatre
Industry Insights
Senior Conference Producer
Informa Health and Nutrition

Synopsis: The U.S. natural and organic market continues to outpace the growth rate of the mainstream market. At the same time, key issues driven by a more empowered consumer base, changes in technology and an increasingly global supply chain are forcing companies to re-examine their own product development and go-to-market strategies. Fueled by insights from Informa’s NEXT Data and Insights team, this presentation offers a look at how shifts in demographic purchasing power, a demand for clean label and transparency, and growing interest in regenerative agriculture—among other topics—are shaping the future of the food, beverage and supplement space.