2023 Food Waste Solutions Summit
May 16-18, 2023 | St.Louis, MO
Country Category Business GM, Dressings & Condiments (North America)
Benjamin Crook is the Vice President of Dressings & Condiments North America. With more than 20 years of Unilever experience in North America, Ben is a strategic leader who uses marketing & creative to create positive lasting change. Ben is passionate about food waste and regenerative agriculture practices, leading the team through the launch of its purpose-driven work to drive awareness around the issue of food waste, specifically its Make Taste, Not Waste platform.
Ben lives in Ridgewood, NJ with his wife Kate and their two young daughters Miller and Delaney, as well as their beloved rescue Beagle, Winni.
Wednesday, May 17th
11:00am - 12:00pm
Empowering Consumers: The Latest and Greatest Resources to Reshape Attitude and Behaviors
Breakout Session (Running Concurrently)
A consumer behavioral approach to food waste is critical. Households generate more surplus food than any other sector, and while poor food management is a big cause, a portion of that waste occurs because of decisions made by other actors throughout the supply chain. How can shopping, cooking, and eating environments evolve to help consumers waste less — and what’s needed to shift our overall culture to place more value on food? Tune it to see the latest and greatest products and initiatives making these shifts.