Press Releases

IRI’s Joan Driggs to Analyze the Impact of Technology on CPG at The Hatchery’s What’s Driving the Decade Networking Event


Joan Driggs, Vice President of Content and Thought Leadership, IRI®

On Jan. 23, IRI’s Joan Driggs will analyze the impact of technology on the CPG industry during her presentation, “Grounded in Technology.” The session will focus on 2020 CPG and retail trends, including what consumers are purchasing, the ways in which they purchase these products and how the products are being delivered.


The theme for this month’s mixer is “Industry Trends,” which emphasizes the future of the food industry. During this event, expert innovators and analysts will come together to talk about all of the things that have come and gone, and to look to emerging trends that will be shaping the decade.


Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020
6:15 p.m. – 7 p.m.CT


What's Driving The Decade: Industry Trends
The Hatchery Chicago
135 North Kedzie Avenue
Chicago, IL 60612

About IRI
IRI is a leading provider of big data, predictive analytics and forward-looking insights that help CPG, OTC health care organizations, retailers, financial services and media companies grow their businesses. A confluence of major external events — a change in consumer buying habits, big data coming into its own, advanced analytics and personalized consumer activation — is leading to a seismic shift in drivers of success in all industries. With the largest repository of purchase, media, social, causal and loyalty data, all integrated on an on-demand, cloud-based technology platform, IRI is empowering the personalization revolution, helping to guide its more than 5,000 clients around the world in their quests to remain relentlessly relevant, capture market share, connect with consumers, collaborate with key constituents and deliver market-leading growth. For more information, visit



IRI Contact:                                                       
Shelley Hughes                                           
Phone: +1 312.474.3675

How can we help you supercharge growth and profitability?


95% of CPG, retail, and health and beauty companies in the Fortune 100 work with us.

Answer the question below:
Is six = two ? (true/false)