SupplySide West and Food Ingredients North America (FiNA) will be co-located and jointly held Oct. 23-27 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, NV. The event is the premier gathering of health and nutrition professionals bringing together buyers and suppliers from throughout the industry, according to the website. SupplySide events are all about the science and strategy around the development of finished products driving global business economy, according to organizers.
Attendees include business professionals with a concentration on research and development; product development; QA/QC; purchasing; supply chain management; marketing; and processing innovation from the dietary supplement, food and beverage, sports nutrition, and personal care industries. Attendees will have the opportunity to make professional connections with food and beverage ingredient suppliers; supplement ingredient suppliers; contract manufacturers; flavor and fragrance suppliers; equipment and machinery companies; packaging and labeling suppliers; lab testing and analytical firms; wholesalers, distributors and brokers; and legal and regulatory professionals.
The New Product Zone will highlight the latest offerings, from sports nutrition and dietary supplements to personal care. Additional show features include the GOED Omega-3 and IPA Probiotic Resource Centers, as well as three-hour education sessions designed to help successful product development and go-to-market strategies, offering learnings about trends, clinical research, formulation considerations, regulatory changes and additional topics. Daily options for engagement and activity include wellness breaks with yoga sessions sponsored by Kerry, a Tasting Bar, lessons on food science, and more. Two stages on the show floor will offer insights from industry experts covering a wide array of topics from organic certification, alternative ingredient sourcing and regulatory compliance, risk assessment and supplier verification processes in the FiNA Theater to cosmetic regulations, supplement market trends and pet health and well-being on the SupplySide Stage.
For more information, visit https://west.supplysideshow.com.