Join us for WFIA's annual WFIA Connect Vendor-2-Retailer conference! This years events will be held on May 18, 2023 at the Spokane Convention Center.
All proceeds go to support the Association and its advocacy of the independent grocery industry.
Have a blast speed networking with our select group of featured vendors!
Connect: Vendor-2-Retailer is the only event of its kind for the independent grocery and convenience store industry in Washington State. After a year like no other, let's gather to learn and celebrate what makes our industry unique.
What will the grocery industry look like 5, 10 or 25 years from now? How will app-based delivery services influence consumers and grocers? What will automation mean for stores? And how will smaller grocers compete in an increasingly competitive marketplace? Join our guests for a glimpse into the future of the grocery industry.
You will find the information for your online reservation link below. If you have questions or need help with the link, please do not hesitate to ask. We appreciate your business and look forward to a successful event.
To receive the discounted group rate, book by Thursday, April 14, 2022 .
Group Rate: $169 USD per night
Connect will showcase dozens of fabulous vendors from across our state.
Speed Networking with featured vendors and all retailers.
Enjoy refreshments and bid on fabulous packages in our silent auction.
Join us for the highlight of the day, our hosted dinner complete with refreshments, a keynote with leaders in our industry, and a rowdy live auction!
Join us for a casual get-together with our featured vendors, sponsors, donors, board members, and speakers!
One-on-one time with product reps to learn about the newest innovations, services, and offerings to liven up your inventory this Summer (and a fabulous raffle prize from almost every vendor).
We are so excited to return to an in-person celebration of the annual WFIA Industry Awards. Thank you for all of your nominations - let the awards commence!