Day 1 of the Organic & Natural’s Virtual Expo – the continent’s only dedicated event for these industry sectors kicked off today. The expo boasted a virtual exhibit hall showcasing local and international manufacturers, suppliers, importers and exporters as well as a network lounge and auditorium where industry experts shared valuable insights on the state of the industry, new trends and how to adapt to the ‘new normal’ in the organic market.

Here are the speaker sessions in case you missed them:

Morning speaker section (conference video) 

Matt Purkis at SAOSO expands on the SA organic sector overview and certification standards and Erica Joubert, Export Promotions Manager at Wesgro unpacks being export ready.

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Afternoon speaker session (conference video) 
Lorainne Jenks, MD at Green Stuff shares her story and highlights the new ‘abnormal’ in the supply chain and Kerry Elliot and Andrea Slubber, Senior Retail Analysts at Trade Intelligence give an SA retail overview.
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Join the not-to-be-missed Organic & Natural Virtual Expo and conference for day two tomorrow. 

Register here to gain valuable insights, network with the industry experts and visit the virtual booths: