Sponsorship of the Annual Meeting provides organizations the ability to enhance their image with the most senior-level executives from Drug, Food and Mass.
Elevate Your Company's Visibility
Consider a sponsorship opportunity to increase your company’s visibility with the industry. Below is an array of Sponsorship Opportunities that will affiliate your company with the NACDS Annual Meeting and demonstrate your support of the industry. For more information, please contact Jim Whitman at (703) 837-4610 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday Business Program
Attracting decision-makers and world-renowned speakers, the Sunday Business Program is very popular with attendees. Sponsor has the unique opportunity to have corporate staff members greet session attendees as they arrive and will introduce the keynote speaker. Sponsor’s corporate logo will be displayed on the large screens when not in use by the speaker and on all digital signage.
Supported by Haleon
Tuesday Business Program
Attracting decision-makers and world-renowned speakers, the Tuesday Business Program is very popular with attendees. Sponsor has the unique opportunity to have corporate staff members greet session attendees as they arrive and will introduce the keynote speaker. Sponsor’s corporate logo will be displayed on the large screens when not in use by the speaker and on all digital signage.
Supported by Johnson & Johnson Consumer Health
Board of Directors Reception, Dinner & Entertainment
This is the final evening of the Annual Meeting, including a reception, dinner and entertainment, where all attendees convene to celebrate the conclusion of another successful gathering and to honor the NACDS Board of Directors, and the Lifetime Achievement and Begley award recipients. As in years past, this event will conclude with a terrific show. Sponsor will be promoted through the pre-show, on-site, and post-show NACDS marketing material. Special VIP seating and photo opportunities with the entertainment.
The Conference Journal is the perfect opportunity for your company to reach all attendees of the Annual Meeting. Each journal comes with perfect-bound lined paper, business card slits inside the cover, and pen holder. The journal will be made available to all participants who have registered for the event. Sponsor will have their logo debossed on the cover for maximum brand building and recognition.
Conference Registration Bag
The Conference Registration Bag is a high-quality bag and will include the sponsor’s company logo printed on the front for all attendees to see. This bag is given to all Annual Meeting participants and contains valuable meeting information and inserts.
Supported by Mars Wrigley Confectionery
Cyber Stations consist of computer terminals with printers placed in the highest traffic area of the Annual Meeting. Sponsor will receive recognition on the screen saver and signage at each station. NACDS provides all programming and equipment, the sponsor need only to show up and enjoy the show. Capabilities will include internet connections and email access.
Daily Schedule of Events Email
This exclusive sponsorship is a time-saver and final nighttime reminder of the next day’s activities. At the end of each business day, an email will be sent to all attendees with the next day’s schedule of events. By sponsoring this high-profile opportunity, your company will be recognized each time an attendee utilizes the Daily Schedule of Events Email to assist them throughout their busy day ahead.
Hotel Room Key Cards
Sponsor the Annual Meeting hotel key cards for attendees staying at The Breakers and communicate your company message each time the attendees enter their hotel room. Logo and message are printed on each of the room keys. Sponsor has the option of designing the key within hotel specifications.
Supported by Pfizer Inc. Worldwide Pharmaceuticals
Lanyards for Badges
Sponsor the event lanyards and allow the attendees to do the advertising for you! NACDS will produce lanyards printed with your company logo and distribute them to all registrants when they arrive on site.
Supported by Sandoz
Sponsor the Annual Meeting luggage tags and give your company the opportunity for maximum exposure and brand recognition. Luggage tags will be given to all registered conference individuals participating in the Annual Meeting.
Sponsor the Annual Meeting Mobile App and provide your organization the opportunity for maximum exposure. By sponsoring this high-profile technology, your company will be recognized each time an attendee utilizes the Mobile App to get the latest conference updates to the Schedule, Participants, Strategic Exchange Floor Plan and more.
Supported by The Emerson Group
The NACDS Luncheon
A delightful luncheon featuring a distinguished guest speaker for all spouses and companions registered for the Annual Meeting. The NACDS Luncheon includes a specially prepared menu by award-winning chefs and a special gift will be presented to all who attend. Sponsorship includes signage at the main entrance, and your logo on our “Thanks To Our Sponsors” digital signage.
Supported by Haleon
The Opening Celebration includes a fabulous assortment of cuisine prepared by award-winning chefs, plus exciting entertainment. Welcome attendees to the Annual Meeting at this grand celebration filled with music, food, and fun. Sponsor benefits include signage at the main entrance, signage at each bar with corporate recognition, napkins with corporate logo, and your logo on our “Thanks To Our Sponsors” digital signage.
Supported by Mondelēz International
Sponsor will receive exclusive recognition by providing coffee and beverages to attendees in the registration area and prior to each morning’s Business Program. Sponsor receives napkins with their logo and signage on the break tables.
Welcome retailer attendees and your fellow sponsors to the Annual Meeting at this exclusive event. Sponsor benefits include signage at the main entrance, signage and napkins at each bar with corporate logo, and your logo on our “Thanks To Our Sponsors” signage and conference website.
Strategic Exchange Locator Card
The Annual Meeting Strategic Exchange Appointment area can be easily navigated by all attendees who utilize the Strategic Exchange Locator Card. By sponsoring this exclusive high-profile appointment tool, your company will be recognized every time an attendee opens the map, saving valuable time between important appointments.
Help attendees stay hydrated during the Annual Meeting by sponsoring the official, durable and reusable water bottle. Each attendee will receive a high-quality, environmentally friendly water bottle to carry throughout the conference. This exclusive sponsor benefit will ensure maximum brand exposure with your company logo prominently displayed on each water bottle.
Supported by Unilever
This handy little pocket guide is a quick reference to the daily activities taking place at the Annual Meeting. NACDS will prominently place the pocket guide behind the name badge of all attendees. Sponsor will have their logo strategically placed for maximum brand building and recognition.
Registration Bag Inserts
Sponsors can place a one-page flyer in the registration bag distributed to all conference attendees. This is ideal to highlight your meeting location, invite attendees to your private event, or supply all attendees with your product brochure. Inserts must be 8 1/2″ x 11″ size or smaller, and must be approved by NACDS prior to Friday, March 24, 2023, and have in hand by Friday, April 7, 2023. Additional fees will apply for late arrivals.
$12,500 - 2 available
General Program Sponsor
In recognition of your valuable contribution, your company will have an opportunity to host a VIP table (for 10) at the Tuesday evening Board of Directors Dinner and receive special reserved seating at Tuesday evening’s Awards & Entertainment. You will also be provided with an invitation to attend a special VIP Sponsor’s Reception with the NACDS Board of Directors and retailers as well as acknowledged during the Annual Meeting.
Register for annual meeting
It is the opportunities. It is the results. It is the relationships. It is the member service. All Chain and Associate Members in good standing with NACDS are invited to register and attend the Annual Meeting.