That subject will be addressed in the business session, “Trends and Opportunities of the Ethnic Market — The Fastest Growing Produce Market in Canada”.
Other sessions cover strategic innovation, capturing new customers for foodservice, and market insights.
General session highlights
Frank Feather, consultant and author, is scheduled to address the general session on May 13.
According to his Web site at of www.future-trends.com, Feather has written “Biznets: The ‘Webopoly’ Future of Business” and “Future Living: The Coming Web Lifestyle.”
“We want to get people a sense of what might have changed because of the recession,” Abbott said. “We want to hear what might be temporary or permanent and what the future consumer will be all about.”