Navigating Key Growth Stages: Insights from Industry Co-Manufacturers and Co-Packagers
Date & Time
Sunday, September 10, 2023, 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Location Name
Pavilion 9-10

Join us for an engaging panel discussion, where industry experts in co-manufacturing and co-packaging will share valuable insights on successfully navigating different key growth stages. As emerging brands embark on their journey to establish and expand their market presence, understanding the considerations at each stage becomes crucial for sustained growth and operational excellence.

During this panel discussion, our speakers will delve into the intricacies and challenges of various growth stages. They will shed light on critical considerations that impact product development, manufacturing, packaging, and supply chain strategies.

Key topics to be explored include:

  1. Launch Phase: Understanding the need for the completion of product and process development before using a CoMan. Learn how to find the right co-manufacturers and co-packagers aligned with your product and ultimately the brand’s vision.
  2. Scaling Up: Discover strategies to follow allowing smoother transition from small-scale production to larger volumes while maintaining product consistency, quality, and cost-efficiency.
  3. Expanding Distribution: Explore the challenges and opportunities of widening your distribution channels. Gain expert advice on selecting the right partner to prepare for multiple channels of product distribution with varied market requirements and regulatory compliance.

Our panelists will draw from their diverse experiences across different industries. They will share practical insights, success stories, and lessons learned, providing you with actionable strategies to successfully navigate each growth stage.

Join us for this dynamic discussion and gain a deeper understanding of the considerations crucial for emerging brands at different key growth stages. Whether you are a brand founder, executive, or industry professional, this session promises to equip you with the knowledge and inspiration to unlock the full potential of your brand.

DeAnn DeVenney Ronald Puvak Paul Shrater Dillon Vincent
Session Type
Panel Discussion