Press Release - REGISTRATION OPEN FOR 2021 NGA SHOW IN LAS VEGAS, SEPTEMBER 19-21

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 25, 2021
NGA Show Contact:  Laura Strange
(202) 938-2584
lstrange@nationalgrocers.org
 
REGISTRATION OPEN FOR 2021 NGA SHOW IN LAS VEGAS, SEPTEMBER 19-21
Early bird rates in effect through June 1 provides savings
 
Shelton, CT – For three days this September, the Paris Hotel & Casino will be the place to be for thousands of independent grocery operators, suppliers, trading partners and industry professionals as they attend the 2021 NGA Show, September 19-21, 2021, in Las Vegas. The event is sponsored by the National Grocers Association and produced by Clarion Events Inc. Registration is now open at www.thengashow.com
“This premier industry event, which brings together independent retailers, wholesalers, food industry executives and service providers to learn, engage, share and network, is a key resource for our constantly evolving marketplace,” said Greg Ferrara, NGA president and CEO. “The NGA Show is devoted to identifying the needs of independents and helping them navigate the food retail industry.  As we emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic, grocers will face new challenges and opportunities. At The NGA Show, we will provide them with the resources necessary to thrive.” 

During the 2021 NGA show, attendees will have the opportunity to uncover new products and innovations on the expo floor; learn from more than 60 educational workshops and sessions offering best practices and practical solutions; and network at special events including the Opening Reception, Creative Choice Awards, Best Bagger Championship and the Closing Party. 
There are several options for registration – from retailers and wholesalers to allied professionals – and all will realize savings with early-bird rates in effect through June 1. In addition, this year for the first time ever, The NGA Show is offering a hybrid attendance option. For those retailers/wholesalers who still may be affected by corporate travel restrictions or for those organizations who wish to extend the benefits of the NGA education and product sourcing opportunities to a more robust number of team members, registration details can be found at www.thengashow.com

 
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For more than 30 years, The NGA Show has been the place where independent grocers gather, connecting supermarket retailers and wholesalers, food manufacturers and service providers from around the world to share innovative solutions and best practices that support and strengthen the independent supermarket channel. The NGA Show is produced and managed by Clarion Events as part of the Food & Beverage Group, in partnership with the National Grocers Association (NGA). For more information and to register, visit www.theNGAshow.com.  
Clarion Events (US.ClarionEvents.com) produces 37 events across 13 sectors of both trade and consumer events. Clarion Events, which is the U.S. division of Clarion Events UK and backed by The Blackstone Group, has become one of the fastest-growing event companies in the U.S. with aggressive growth through both acquisition and launch. Clarion acquired PennWell in early 2018, bringing four Tradeshow 200 events into the U.S. portfolio and supercharging the already rapid growth. Clarion Events has offices in Shelton, Conn.; Kennesaw, Ga.; Boca Raton, Fla.; Tacoma, Wash.; and Fairlawn, N.J.

The National Grocers Association (NGA) is the national trade association representing the retail and wholesale grocers that comprise the independent sector of the food distribution industry. An independent retailer is a privately owned or controlled food retail company operating a variety of formats. The independent grocery sector is accountable for close to one percent of the nation's overall economy and is responsible for generating $131 billion in sales, 944,000 jobs, $30 billion in wages and $27 billion in taxes. NGA members include retail and wholesale grocers, state grocers associations, as well as manufacturers and service suppliers. For more information about NGA, visit www.nationalgrocers.org.​​​​​