Food, Lectures & Conferences, Social Good, Virtual & Streaming
Market, Connect, and Grow.
The 2022 Local Food Trade Show of New England offers a dynamic virtual space for local food producers and buyers from across our region to connect. Through sales meetings, networking events, and technical support, this event provides food entrepreneurs with opportunities to expand their enterprise, while giving buyers access to the most promising new products in the New England local food scene.
The 2022 Local Food Trade Show of New England is a dynamic virtual space for local food producers and buyers from across our region to connect. This year's event offers the following opportunities to strengthen business relationships and together strengthen our regional food system:
1-on-1 Consultations (8am): (Producers only) Schedule a meeting with area experts in marketing, sales, finance, and legal issues
Emerging Value-added Products Panel (9am): (Buyers only) See the region's most promising new products resulting from SBN's market-demand feasibility study.
Keynote Speakers (10am): Hear from the leaders of New England Local Food Industry.
Networking Mixer (10:15am): Casually connect in targeted small group conversations.
Trade Floor (11am): Producer's showcase their products for buyers to browse, visit their virtual booth, and make new sales connections.
Working Lunch (12:15pm): Eat on your own or join our virtual lunch space to engage in casual conversation with colleagues.
Matchmaking Meetings (12:45pm): SBN will schedule focused meetings between producers and buyers that best fit each other's needs.
Free admission is offered for sponsoring businesses, scholarships for BIPOC or women-owned businesses, and discounted rates for SBN Members. If you are interested in learning more about the benefits we offer for financial or in-kind sponsorships, or SBN Membership, please email Greg Nicaise at [email protected] 617-395-0250.