From Dec. 7-11 representatives of the $100 billion consumer formulated products industry will gather at the Consumer Specialty Products Association Annual Meeting in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida to discuss the future of products used every day, everywhere by everyone. Fisk Johnson, Chairman and CEO of SC Johnson, will speak on his company’s approach to earning consumer trust under an initiative called Greenlist, as well as SC Johnson’s plans to expand ingredient information disclosure on its products.
Leading up to Johnson’s remarks will be more than40 outside speakers exploring the forces affecting the future of consumer products. Doug Stephens, a retail industry futurist and author of “The Retail Revival: Reimagining Business for the New Age of Consumerism” will keynote the event December 7.
The more than 50 different sessions at the meeting are centered on the future of products the CSPA member companies make, the needs of consumers, and the look and demands of the retailers and e-tailers that connect the two.
The formulated products industry’s largest business meeting will also recognize the 100th Anniversary of the trade association that was started in New York by 20 pesticide manufacturers.