September 9 - 10, 2019  |  Austin, TX 
Featuring Food Network Star Jeff Mauro as Keynote Speaker!
The Summit is free to attend, but spots are limited. Reserve your spot today!

Jeff Mauro Announced as Keynote Speaker!

The Sandwich King is coming to Total Meal Solutions Summit! 
Jeff Mauro is an Emmy-Nominated Celebrity Chef, winner of Food Network Star Season 7, host of Sandwich King,  and is now proud partner & executive chef of Pork & Mindy’s restaurants and retail line of sauces and meats.
Attend Total Meal Solutions Summit to hear about his experiences as a celebrity chef delving into the world of prepared meal solutions and retail foodservice.

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Winning the Battle for Mealtime

Total Meal Solutions Summit is the destination to discover the proven tactics for developing a robust prepared meal solutions program that will win over your shoppers. 

Over one and a half days, you will experience an interactive, research-backed masterclass on how to up your game in feeding consumers WHAT they want, WHEN they want it, and HOW they want it.

You will walk away with plan to build basket size and inspire shopper loyalty with your retail foodservice concepts. 


We'll present critical insight on prepared meal solutions with research studies from Progressive Grocer, FMI and Datassential. Plus, take home practical strategies from our Total Meal Solutions Award winners' panel.


Connect with over 100 fellow retailers, buyers, distributors and chefs from around the country. Participate in constructive workshops with Progressive Grocer editors and fellow attendees about solving the challenges and harnessing the opportunities of prepared meal solutions.


Sample the latest products and innovations through interactive demonstrations led by Progressive Grocer editors. Take insights, recipes and collaboration ideas back to your store.
Plus, we're bringing you the Progressive Grocer Chef Showcase! Watch two top retail foodservice chefs create a unique meal with mystery ingredients.


We're taking attendees on an Austin Food Tour to explore this booming culinary capital! Explore Easy Tiger Bake Shop & Beer Garden and Wheatsville Co-Op, two Austin hotspots excelling with their meal solutions concepts as well as the popular Rainey Street Food Truck Park.