Iowa grocer Hy-Vee has announced the date of its next quarterly best of Local Brands Summit to expand and enhance its product offerings.
Suppliers can apply for the next event, slated for Nov. 8, starting now. Hy-Vee is seeking retail-ready products in the following categories: grocery, produce, deli, general merchandise, frozen, dairy, and health and beauty care. The deadline to submit is Monday, Oct. 2.
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Held in partnership with ECRM and RangeMe, the summit will consist of 15- to 30-minute virtual presentations from selected suppliers. Suppliers not chosen for participation in this summit
will still be accessible through RangeMe and may be reviewed by Hy-Vee again in the future. Since the Best of Local Brands summits began in early 2021, more than 125 new brands have been selected and are available to Hy-Vee customers.
Hy-Vee operates more than 285 retail stores across Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
This story originally appeared on Store Brands.