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Nestlé Professional and The Food Institute Join Forces at National Restaurant Association (NRA) Show 2023 to Offer Unique Livestream Experience

New York City, April 24, 2023 (FI NEWSWIRE) — The Food Institute (FI) is pleased to announce that it’ll partner with Nestlé Professional in providing livestream content at the 2023 National Restaurant Association Show at McCormick Place in Chicago on May 20 and May 21.

“This year we’re excited to engage with Nestlé Professional – a leading foodservice organization with a wide variety of great food and beverage brands – to host a livestream broadcast from the Nestlé Professional booth,” said Brian Choi, the CEO of The Food Institute. “The livestream will provide in-person and virtual audiences with an insiders’ perspective on what’s shaping the restaurant industry of tomorrow.”

Livestream coverage will include the following:

  • Key insights and trends on the state of the foodservice industry
  • The latest data on away-from-home consumer trends
  • Insights on how leading operators are leveraging brands to drive growth
  • The latest innovations in food and beverage products
  • On-the-ground reporting from a centrally located booth to give viewers a real time experience of the NRA Show event
  • Interactive discussions with online audience members
  • Key interviews with Nestlé Professional management, and industry insiders
  • 360-degree, panoramic footage of products, and displays in real time

“The NRA Show is considered the largest gathering of foodservice professionals in the Western hemisphere,” said Fleur Veldhoven, Vice President of the Food Business at Nestlé Professional. “Partnering with The Food Institute – a leading B2B food media company – enables us to reach an even bigger audience and helps to provide value-added content to our stakeholders in a new and innovative way.” 

Attendees can experience the livestream via YouTube, LinkedIn, and Facebook. In-person attendees can also visit the Nestlé Professional Booth (Booth #9609) located at Lakeside Hall of McCormick Place in Chicago. Participants can ask questions and leave comments both in-person and virtually during the Livestream.

For more information about the Nestlé Professional + FI Livestream, contact Fleur Veldhoven at fleur.veldhoven@us.nestle.com or Paola Garcia at paola.garcia@foodinstitute.com

Day 1  |  May 20

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Day 2  |  May 21

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About Nestlé Professional

Nestlé Professional is dedicated to being an inspiring growth partner that delivers creative branded food and beverage solutions, enabling foodservice operators to delight their consumers. From innovative food systems under Sweet Earth®, Minor’s®, Stouffer’s®, Chef-mate®, Libby’s Pumpkin®, along with beverage systems under Nescafé®, Nestlé Vitality® and Coffee-mate® brands, Nestlé Professional meets the needs of foodservice operators while satisfying the tastes of the out-of-home consumer. Nestlé Professional is a division of Nestlé, the world’s largest food and beverage company. It is present in 190 countries around the world, and its 328,000 employees are committed to the Nestlé purpose of enhancing quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Nestlé is based in the Swiss town of Vevey where it was founded more than 150 years ago. For more foodservice product news and information, please visit www.nestleprofessional.com.


About The Food Institute

The Food Institute is a global B2B multimedia company delivering insights-driven content to key decision-makers in the food and beverage industry.  With a farm to fork reach since 1928, The Food Institute publishes business news, data, and trends for its global audience. Through its daily e-newsletters, articles, reports, newscasts and other digital media, members receive insights quick enough to respond to real time issues and opportunities in the marketplace. For more information, visit www.foodinstitute.com.