Sponsors/Exhibitors

​​The 2014 event is currently SOLD OUT. 

Why Your Company Should Attend*:

  • 437 total participants
  • 10 of the top 10 retail companies
  • 89 total retail companies represented
  • One retail attendee to every 1.1 exhibitor attendee
  • 8% of retail attendees are Vice President level and above
  • 77% of retail attendees are Manager level and above

*Based on 2013 numbers  

As an exhibitor or sponsor, you will:

  • Gain direct access to the top executives of retail’s largest and most successful companies, and their consumer goods partners, all focused on sustainability and compliance
  • Speak directly to senior level decision makers
  • Educate customers and prospects about your company's latest innovations
  • Meet with current customers and reinforce existing relationships
  • Strengthen your company's brand among sustainability leaders
  • Hear your customers concerns and challenges in substantive educational sessions
  • Receive two pre- and one post-event attendee lists

RILA’s Retail Sustainability Conference 2014 provides these great benefits:

  • Dedicated exhibit hall hours with no conflicting events
  • Limited booth sizes and numbers of exhibitors to ensure great customer ratios
  • Monday and Tuesday night receptions with hors d'oeuvres and open bars intermixed with exhibits
  • Thursday lunch table setting intermingled with exhibits
  • Educational sessions open to all exhibitors
  • Match-a-Badge game that ensures fun, relaxed interaction
  • Great Minneapolis location with all events & hotel rooms under one roof

Who attends?
Senior executives from the
largest retail and consumer goods companies with responsibility for:  

  • Sustainability
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Waste & Recycling
  • Communications & Reporting
  • Real Estate/Facilities 
  • Energy
  • Community Engagement
  • Merchandising/Sourcing
  • Logistics/Supply Chain
  • Marketing/Public Relations
  • Government Affairs

See our full attendee demographic report

Who exhibits?
Companies interested in promoting their products and services to the broad retail community in the areas of:

  • Alternative Energy
  • Carbon Management/Measurement
  • Energy Saving
  • Environmental Consulting
  • Facilities Maintenance
  • Green Packaging
  • Green Product Development
  • Green Supply Chain
  • Waste & Recycling
  • Legal Services
  • Certification/Testing


Sponsorships
RILA offers a variety of sponsorship packages from $7,500 to $65,000 to give your company an edge with more visibility at the event.

Exhibit Opportunities:

Standard Exhibit Package:

Exhibitors are limited to one 10'x10' booth at the rate of $5,500. Sponsorship packages are available to expand your space to a 10'x20'.

  • 10'x10' booth, 8’ back wall drape, 3’ side rail drape, and a uniform identification sign showing company name
  • 2 complimentary full conference executive registrations good for all of the conference events (Exhibit Hall, educational sessions, networking, etc.)
  • Opportunity to purchase up to 2 additional full conference registrations at a RILA member rate ($595) and non-member rate ($795)
  • Two complimentary pre- and one post-conference list of attendees, each for one-time use to promote your company's participation in the event
  • A full company listing in the conference mobile app

Reserve Your Space.


Non-Profit Organization Opportunities:

Non-Profit organizations can receive a 5'x10' booth space for $2,750 - 50% of the regular 10'x10' cost. Contact us for more information on this discounted opportunity.

​ATTENTION EXHIBITORS & SPONSORS: 

We have been made aware of companies who are trying to sell you services (hotel rooms, attendee lists, etc.) who have no affiliation with RILA and are not recognized as official contractors or official service providers for our events. If you are contacted by anyone that offers you one of these services, please remember that RILA does not sell the attendee list to book your hotel rooms, please contact the hotel directly. ​​​​

Questions? Contact:

Tripp Taylor                                         
(703) 600-2023                                      
tripp.taylor@rila.org