Join us in a fast-paced and dynamic session exploring the rapidly evolving Contract Packaging and Manufacturing industries. Using research from CPA’s 2021 State of the Industry report, we will see explore how Co-man and Co-packs are adding value as the brands adjust to a changing market. Learn about the COVID impacts and how it is reshaping an already dynamically growing industry. Understand how labor trends have accelerated or altered views on automation. We will also note how consolidation, acquisition, and internal investments are changing the nature of the industry. Gain a unique perspective on the evolving innovation needs of brands and how they are being fulfilled by Co-man and Co-packs, and how COVID has accelerated those trends. See how supply chains and sourcing are morphing to meet new challenges with strategic co-man and co-pack partnerships.
- How automation has moved into this industry and where it is going
- Define the consolidation, acquisition, and internal investment activity
- How innovation is still needed and being handled today with plans for future