Upcoming Webinars

The following upcoming webinars are available to help companies learn about and implement best practices and forward-thinking ideas.

NAW Digital Summit: Leading in a Time of Transition
Jan. 27-28

The highly-interactive Digital Summit is aimed at helping distributors lead through a time of transition. Attendees will hear from leading CEOs, learn how the turmoil of 2020 changed the industry in five important ways, and understand what President-elect Joe Biden is planning for the early days of his administration.

Order Up: A Look at the 2020 Elections and What it Means for Restaurants
Podcast Series

Sean Kennedy, executive vice president of public affairs for the National Restaurant Association, discusses the NRA's legislative strategy and working with President-Elect Joe Biden's transition team to bring much-needed relief to the restaurant industry.

Distribution Talk by Jason Bader
Podcast Series

In this podcast, Bader dives into the stories, struggles and solutions from interesting characters who have chosen to make a career in the distribution industry.

New Technology Frontiers for Distributors: Sizing Up Marketplaces and Becoming Digital Companies

Many distributors have struggled to build great e-commerce capabilities, and now the marketplace phenomenon threatens the industry as well. Some distributors are responding by transforming themselves into digital companies and distributor-led marketplaces are emerging. What is the right strategy for a distributor during this time of disruption?

How Distributor Customers Will Use Technologies From Their Suppliers and Who Is Winning

Research report 3 in the NAW series: Leading technology companies are offering customers new ways of ordering – by voice or product image. Additionally, leading retailers and distributors are using AI-enabled business intelligence to understand customer needs better and are applying autonomous vehicles, including drones, for deliveries. This research report, which is based on original research with distributor customers, will delve into how important all of this new technology is to customers, and whether distributors need to build a whole new set of technological capabilities to remain competitive. 

Elevating the Customer Experience through Digital and Touchless

Hosted by Winsight, this webinar is designed to help gain insights on how restaurants can enhance and elevate the guest experience while increasing safety, all by implementing digital and contactless technologies. Speakers include industry leaders from Tavant, Newk’s Eatery and Chowly, and the conversation is moderated by Peter Romeo. Topics covered include the current challenges eateries are facing right now, including how to implement contactless service, as well as how to boost the guest experience in a touchless environment.

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