February 24-27, 2019 — San Diego, CA

Event: The National Grocers Association (NGA) Show

Topic: Creating a Winning Recipe for a Meal Kits Program

The meal kit industry is experiencing explosive growth, with more than 150 companies jumping into the space in the span of a few short years. However, even within this dynamic environment, meal kit companies are struggling to turn a profit. In this presentation, Rob Wilson discusses which way the industry is headed and what it takes to win on the crowded meal-kit playing field.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019    
San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, CA

Time: 9:30-9:55 a.m.

About Rob Wilson
Rob Wilson is a Managing Director and Partner in L.E.K. Consulting’s Chicago office. He specializes in the Consumer Products and Retail sector with a more specific focus in the Food and Beverage practice. Rob advises clients on a range of critical strategic business issues, including growth strategy, price pack architecture strategy, trade spend optimization, merger and acquisition support, profitability enhancement, and organizational transformation.

Rob received his BSE in industrial and operations engineering from the University of Michigan and his MBA, with honors, from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Rob is an instructor during Merger Week at the Kellogg Graduate School's executive education center, the premier executive program focused on acquisition best practices.

The NGA Show
The NGA Show brings together independent retailers and wholesalers, food retail industry executives, food/CPG manufacturers and service providers for unparalleled opportunities to learn, engage, share, network and innovate. The National Grocers Association is the only industry association devoted exclusively to the needs of independent grocers. Given today’s ever-changing marketplace and evolving advancements in innovation occurring in the food retail industry, the NGA Show is a must-attend event.

About L.E.K. Consulting
L.E.K. Consulting is a global management consulting firm that uses deep industry expertise and rigorous analysis to help business leaders achieve practical results with real impact. We are uncompromising in our approach to helping clients consistently make better decisions, deliver improved business performance and create greater shareholder returns. The firm advises and supports global companies that are leaders in their industries — including the largest private- and public-sector organizations, private equity firms, and emerging entrepreneurial businesses. Founded in 1983, L.E.K. employs more than 1,400 professionals across the Americas, Asia-Pacific and Europe. For more information, go to www.lek.com.