New York, NY, January 7, 2019 – The Plant Based Foods Association (PBFA), the first and only trade association representing the plant-based foods industry, has designated Plant Based World Conference & Expo (PBW) as its official trade show. This inaugural trade show and conference will be the home for the growing community of everything plant-based and will take place June 7-8, 2019 at the Javits Convention Center in New York City.
“Our shared mission is to promote the plant-based foods industry,” said Michele Simon, executive director of the Plant Based Foods Association. “Through this partnership we look forward to growing the industry together by educating professionals and consumers about the many benefits of plant-based foods.”
The partnership offers exclusive benefits to PBFA member companies exhibiting at PBW. PBFA will have its own booth on the show floor and will help guide the educational content to ensure high-quality sessions for its members, the industry at large, and for consumers.
“We are thrilled to partner with PBFA and its innovative members to build an event that will accelerate our collaborative mission of bringing the plant-based foods industry fully into the mainstream,” said Joel Davis, president and CEO of PBW organizer JD Events. PBFA member companies that are already committed to be a part of the Plant Based World Expo Hall include industry leaders such as Follow Your Heart, Daiya Foods, Tofurky, Miyoko’s Kitchen, No Evil Foods, ALGAMA, Good PLANeT Foods, Good Catch Foods, and many more. View the growing list here.
The Plant Based Foods Association represents 125 of the nation’s leading plant-based food companies and is working to promote the plant-based foods industry by removing obstacles to a fair and competitive marketplace for alternatives to animal ingredients and products. Visit www.plantbasedfoods.org.
Plant Based World is produced by JD Events, dedicated to the creation of targeted and innovative industry-leading events that deliver results. The company brings together highly qualified buying audiences, education-rich content and high-level networking opportunities — all geared toward increasing collaboration in the markets it serves. Visit www.jdevents.com for more information.
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