OCTOBER 24th and 25th, 2017


Frain Integration, in partnership with Sonoco, the Contract Packaging Association (CPA) and Nulogy, is proud to host the 2nd Annual Summit.  The Summit, held on Wednesday, October 25th, will kick off the night before with an executive networking session at Medinah Country Club, Medinah,  IL.

The Summit will feature a series of keynote speakers, case studies and panel sessions, comprised of foremost industry experts and thought leaders. Join us to see how the right strategy can overcome disruptive trends. Launch new products up to 75% faster by utilizing shared assets and a rapid deployment supply chain approach.


6:00pm-8:00pm Cocktail Reception

Medinah Country Club
6N001 Medinah Rd.
Medinah, IL 60157
(630) 773-1700


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Frain Integration Conference Center
245 E. North Ave.
Carol Stream, IL 60188
(630) 629-9900

7:30 – 8:00am – Check In & Coffee

8:00 – 8:10am Frain Welcome


Nikki Johnson

Executive Vice President/General Manager, Flexible Technologies

8:10 – 8:50 Keynote Address:
Unlocking Speed to Market: Growth Challenges in a Divergent Economy


 Brian Wagner
Cofounder and Principal, PTIS, Sr. Director Principal, Ameripen

8:50am- 9:50am Brand Owner Panel Discussion:

Roger Davidson
Owner/COO,  MaGi Foods

Catherine Walsh
Food & Beverage Practice Coordinator, Holland & Hart

Ben Ellis

Sr Brand Manager, Reynolds Consumer Products

Heather Marvin

Principal, E2E Innovation

 9:50am – 10:05am Break

10:05am- 10:45am Roger Davidson

Roger Davidson
Owner/COO,  MaGi Foods

10:45am – 11:30am Sonoco Case Study

Marcy Thompson

Vice President, Marketing and Innovation, Sonoco

11:30am – 12:00pm CPA Spotlight

Ron Puvak

Managing Director, Contract Packaging Association

12:00pm -1:00pm Lunch and Frain Tours

1:00pm – 1:50pm Supplier Panel Discussion

Vicky Smitley

Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Hearthside Food Solutions

Tom Perrone

VP of Customer Success, Nulogy

Matt Dingee

President and Co-Founder OnPoint2020

Dave Eggleston

President, Frain Integration

Dave Johnson

Business Development Manager, Aptar Group

1:50pm -2:00 pm Break

2:00pm  – 2:45pm Frain Case Study

2:45pm – 3:15pm Meals of the Future

Alicia Rudick
Director of Insights, Sonoco

3:15pm-4:00pm Nulogy Case Study

4:00pm Closing Remarks


Limited Space