Natural Products Expo West returns to Anaheim, California on March 9th – 13th, 2016 to the Hilton Anaheim and the Anaheim Convention Center, where new products turn into record profits, relationship building and ROI is always high and brand awareness builds momentum with each better business practice, show organizers New Hope Natural Media said.

Join in an experience with over 3000 exhibits from over 1,800 different companies at the trade show March 10-12, showcasing the newest products in natural and specialty foods, organic, health and beauty, natural living, supplements and pet products.

Natural Products Expo West/Engredea shattered attendance records in 2015 and grew by 7.2% to over 71,000 attendees, with more than 2,700 exhibiting companies and 634 first-time exhibitors.

The show is co-located with Engredea (March 9-13), encompassing the world of ingredients that brings together the community of leading suppliers and manufacturers to source new ingredients, packaging, technologies, equipment, and services. Engredea cultivates innovation for tomorrow’s best-selling products across food/ beverage, dietary supplement and nutricosmetic categories by offering hundreds of exhibits, formulation demos, networking events and education opportunities for the industry.

In 2015, Natural Products Expo West was expanded to encompass the entire Anaheim Convention Center campus. “This includes almost 200 new booths in the Hilton hotel, an extra day of exhibits, more events, and an earlier day of education with an expanded program in the Marriott hotel,” said Adam Andersen, show director, Natural Products Expo West.

Over 60,000 attendees are expected at the 35th annual Natural Products Expo West, which has introduced an expanded VIP hosted buyer program for independent, natural supermarket and mass market chains Join over 65,000 professionals and peers in an experience guaranteed to help your business grow.

Natural Products Expo West show organizers said. “Nowhere else can you get your products in front of so many buyers within the natural and organic products industry.

“Being part of the world’s largest natural and organic products trade show is the best investment your company can make. Transform your business by generating new sales leads and acquiring new customers at an event where doing business just comes naturally.”

Education and Events run from March 9-13. In 2016, Natural Products Expo West and Engredea will continue to offer the Super Pass, which packages exhibit hall admission with education sessions. When you purchase the *Super Pass, you can attend all of the sessions you want in Anaheim, for one flat rate.

The 2016 Conference (included with your Super Pass) program runs Wednesday through Saturday and features themes suited to manufacturers, retailers and suppliers: Making the Impossible Possible; Trust; Vitality; Fixing Food; The Changing Distribution Landscape; Stewardship; Better Business; Cultivating Organic; and The Changing Supplements Market.

The Thursday Keynote Speaker is Martha Rogers, 9:00 – 10:00am, Anaheim Marriott. Named in 2015 by Satmetrix as #1 on their list of “Top 25 Customer Experience Leaders,” Dr. Martha Rogers is an acclaimed author, business strategist and Founder Emerita of Peppers & Rogers Group, now part of Teletech. She has been recognized for more than 20 years as one of the leading authorities on customer-focused relationship management strategies and trust, and founded Trustability Metrix, designed to help companies understand how they are trusted by customers, employees, and business partners.