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The IGD Asda Trade Briefing 2017

  • 08.30

    Registration and refreshments

  • 09.00

    Optional breakfast briefing

    Vanessa Henry
    Shopper Insight Manager
    IGD 

    Drawing on IGD’s grocery shopper expertise, Vanessa will discuss some of the hot industry topics for 2017 and what impact they could have on shopper behaviour, including:

    • Changing grocery shopper missions
    • Evolution in multi-channel shopping
    • Impact of digital development
  • 10.00

    Morning session

    The morning plenary session will be an opportunity to hear from IGD and Asda’s senior leadership team on the future of grocery retail and Asda’s commercial strategy and priorities for 2017. There will also be a question and answer session for you to put your questions to the Asda Executives.

    Asda speakers will include:

    Sean Clarke Roger Burnley Andrew Moore Andy Murray Alex Russo

    Sean Clarke
    President and CEO
    ASDA

    Roger Burnley
    Deputy CEO and
    Chief Operating
    Officer
    ASDA

    Andrew Moore
    SVP Chief
    Merchandising
    Officer
    ASDA

    Andy Murray
    Chief Customer
    Officer 
    ASDA

    Alex Russo
    Chief Finance
    Officer 
    ASDA

             

    James Walton
    Chief Economist 
    IGD

    2017 is the year that businesses and individuals will begin to feel the impact of powerful, long-acting global changes. James will consider:

    • What are the prospects for market growth?
    • What impact will strategic change have on UK shoppers?
    • What will distinguish winners and losers in a turbulent FMCG market?
    • What must Asda and its suppliers do to help shoppers cope?
  • 12.15

    Lunch

    Lunch will be taken in category breakout areas with the commercial teams for Fresh, Ambient and General Merchandise

  • 13.30

    VP led Category Updates

    Delegates can choose to attend the stream relevant for their business. Overview from members of the senior team. 

    Fresh

     

    Derek Lawlor
    Derek Lawlor
    VP, Fresh
    ASDA

    Produce

    Mike Snell
    Mike Snell
    Managing Director, IPL 

    Ambient Grocery, Frozen and Non Edible Grocery

    Phil Briggs
    Phil Briggs
    VP, Ambient
    ASDA

    General
    Merchandise
     

    Nick Jones
    Nick Jones
    MD George and GM
    ASDA 

  • 14.30

    SD led Category Breakouts

    Delegates can choose to attend the relevant presentation about individual categories and meet the team. 

    Fresh

    • Bakery
    • Chilled
    • Meal Solutions
    • Meat and Fish
    • Produce

    Ambient

    • Beauty and Toiletries
    • Beers, Wines and Spirits
    • Core Grocery
    • Frozen
    • Healthcare
    • Impulse Grocery
    • Non Edible Grocery

    General Merchandise

    • George Home
    • Seasons
    • Occasions and Toys
    • MVGB
    • Technology
    • Essentials
  • 16.15

    Closing Session

    Closing session including your chance to put final questions to Sean and Andrew.

  • IGD reserves the right to alter any element of the programme, such as speakers, times and venue, should the need arise.

  • 16.45

    Event Close

  • IGD reserves the right to alter any element of the programme, such as speakers, times and venue, should the need arise.

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Location

Harrogate International Centre
Kings Road
Harrogate
HG1 5LA
UK