March 7-11, 2023

Anaheim, CA USA

Sustainability Program

Running a Socially Responsible Event means...

Keeping accessibility, diversity, inclusion and community at the forefront when planning our event. Below are just a few ways we are doing this. Click the + sign to learn more.


What's New in 2023!

We've partnered with (included), a membership collective for BIPOC top executives in CPG who are dedicated to one another’s success, who advocate for diverse representation, and who commit to amplifying BIPOC voices. This exciting partnership guides multiple efforts at both Expo East in Philadelphia and Expo West in Anaheim and is a strong steppingstone in creating a long-term strategy for how our platforms can most effectively elevate BIPOC-owned brands in the industry. Highlights from these efforts included conference session collaborations, complimentary NPEV memberships for (included) members, networking events and onsite exhibit space and table top features.


(included) Partnership

Our partnership with (included) is created to more effectively elevate BIPOC-owned brands in the industry. Highlights from these efforts include conference session collaborations, networking events and onsite exhibit space and table top features.

Naturally Proud Network

The Naturally Proud Network provides a place where LGBTQ+ friends and professionals can connect with industry peers and create an international network where everyone feels welcome. Highlights from this partnership includes networking events and education.

J.E.D.I. Collaborative

J.E.D.I. Collaborative aims to empower companies and leaders to increase their capacity to create space for and work alongside underrepresented communities to thrive in the natural products industry. Highlights from this partnerships includes, happy hours, special events and education.

Anaheim Convention Center

The Anaheim Convention Center has one of the most extensive sustainability programs in place. Check out all of the amazing efforts they have in place including- water reduction, waste diversion and social change.

What our show is doing...

Donations

Leftover material (food and booth supplies) donated to local non-profits, including Habitat for Humanity and Second Harvest Food Bank.

At Expo, we're keeping your health and wellness in mind when creating our event schedule and onsite layout. Thank you for joining us for one or all of our Early Morning Yoga sessions and enjoying designated relaxation spots throughout the convention center.

We continue to strive for the most accessibility at Expo. Parents, we had dedicated nursing rooms and child care so that while you were browsing the newest products on the trade show floor, you knew your loved ones were being cared for.

  • Early Morning Yoga | Wednesday - Saturday, 7:30 - 9am
  • Nursing Rooms
  • Wellness Lounge
  • Relaxation Lounge
  • More to come!
  • Expo West Virtual Extension will take place February - March 2023. This virtual piece of our show provides access to anyone, anywhere allowing for more innovation, connection and education among ALL people.
  • We will be livestreaming some of the most popular education sessions from the show, as well as creating a set of unique events happening before Anaheim and after.
  • Check back for a full schedule of virtual and livestreamed events