March 2011: CAGNY


2011 Last week, we attended the 2011 Consumer Analyst Group of New York (CAGNY) conference in Boca Raton, Florida. CAGNY is the first stop on our annual conference tour and, as expected, gave us a great briefing on the mindset of the consumer. We heard from 28 CEO’s and CFO’s of companies in the food, beverage, and consumer products sector about the opportunities and challenges facing their companies. Being located in the backyard of their largest customer, Walmart, we are always eager to hear the perspective of the “supplier community” directly from their top brass. Key takeaways are below.

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