Jason Robertson to speak at 2021 KC SmartPort Annual Industry Briefing
Jun 21, 2021
Hear about top trends in the $5.9 trillion dollar global food and beverage industry, including changes in consumer purchasing habits, the need for speed-to-market solutions, new production technology and delivery in an on-demand world.
Kansas City has more than 200 food manufacturers generating $9.4 billion and employing more than 100,000 people, according to the Kansas City Area Development Council (KCADC).
The region offers logistical solutions to consumer demand, adding to the area’s allure. From Kansas City, distribution centers and manufacturing plants can reach 85% of the continental U.S. population in two days by truck and almost 100% in three days, according to KCADC.
Hear more from Robertson at the 2021 event.