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Sainsbury's has entered 2017 with new energy, ideas and a strengthened leadership team to drive the business forward. In this article senior retail analyst Nick Gladding explores five areas of opportunity and what they mean for suppliers.
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A stimulating and thought-provoking workshop which provides the tools, processes, skills and structures to effectively manage customer...
London is a hot bed for retail format innovation, with many of the UK’s leading retailers focusing on London to showcase their latest...
A crucial event in the calendar for Tesco suppliers. Hear from the Tesco leadership team providing a corporate and commercial update.
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The Convenience Retailing Summit 2017 will develop your thinking to build better plans for now. Put yourself in the best position possible...
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All year round we host events, conferences and workshops for you to find out the latest news from retailers, consumer goods manufacturers and our own experts. In the interactive calendar in this section you'll see our full schedule, including many free events available through the IGD Academy Leading Edge programme.
01 Mar 2017, Scotmid, Edinburgh (4:30PM-7:00PM)
Learn from the elite: Discover the skills used by the professionals in hostage situations and understand how to apply them in the business arena, to powerful effect.
07 - 08 Mar 2017, IGD, Watford
IGD's two day simulation game workshop will enable you to understand how to turn the theory of category management into growth plans for your organisation.
08 Mar 2017
A thought provoking and practical webinar which will answer the question – how does your team become high performing?
09 Mar 2017, IGD, Watford
A practical one day workshop for all roles in suppliers, to help develop your understanding of the vital part that supply chains play in underpinning FMCG businesses.
16 Mar 2017, IGD, Watford
This interactive one day workshop takes you through the end-to-end process from identifying the information you need, through to delivering actionable insights.
20 Mar 2017, The Co-operative, Manchester (4:00PM-6:30PM)
Insight that inspires… An evening masterclass on what the future may hold for grocery businesses – and their shoppers.
21 Mar 2017, Asda, Leeds (6:00PM-8.30PM)
23 Mar 2017, Manchester
Join us at the IGD Booths Trade Briefing 2017 on 23rd March 2017 to understand this new commercial vision; the role of suppliers in delivering this vision, and Booths short-, medium- and long-term growth plans.
23 Mar 2017
London is a hot bed for retail format innovation, with many of the UK’s leading retailers focusing on London to showcase their latest thinking, whether it be in large formats, smaller stores or in food-to-go. Guided by the IGD team, you’ll visit some of London’s best stores, to see first-hand how the UK’s leading grocery retailers are responding to the latest trends.
23 Mar 2017, Bord Bia, Dublin (6:00PM-8.30PM)
27 Mar 2017, Sainsbury's, London (6:00PM-8:30PM) (WAITING LIST ONLY)
28 - 29 Mar 2017, IGD, Watford
A stimulating and thought-provoking workshop which provides the tools, processes, skills and structures to effectively manage customer relationships.
28 Mar 2017, General Mills, Uxbridge (6:00PM-8.30PM)
29 Mar 2017, 2SFG, Birmingham (6:00PM-8.30PM)
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