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Retail Safaris

Dublin | 8.00am-4.00pm
Thursday, 16 June 2017

Our safaris are designed to bring you up to speed rapidly with the latest trends and innovations, helping you to understand opportunities for your business. Guided by the IGD team, you’ll visit some of Dublin’s best stores, to see the food-to-go opportunity first-hand. Plus, you’ll understand how this fits into convenience store formats and aligns with food-for-later in larger format stores.


Central London | 8.30am-4.00pm
Thursday, 29 June 2017

Our retail safaris are designed to bring you up to speed rapidly with the latest trends and innovations in the UK market, helping you to better understand the opportunities for your business. 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. You’ll also meet with store management to further deepen your understanding.


Europe and North America

Across Europe and North America, IGD takes you 'on safari' to the best stores in a market, targeting the innovations and category developments that offer the sharpest insights relevant to your business. We take you on a journey to explore different formats and how retailers are meeting their customers' demands. Throughout your experience, we will be on-hand to offer knowledge, answer questions and take care of logistics, allowing you to optimise your safari experience and absorb all you can.




Retailer Supplier Training

We offer specific supplier training in the form of a one-day interactive workshop.

All workshops are tailored to each retailer, but main areas of focus are:

  • Successful working relationships with each retailer
  • What the retailer expects from their suppliers
  • Opportunities for your brands and products
  • Support for your brands and products
  • Supplier systems

Contact us for more information

email us: | call us: +44 (0) 1923 857 141


Channel Strategy Workshops

We are constantly adapting our programme of one-day courses to help you in your fast-paced environment.

Our channel workshops focus on the core growth channels:

  • Online
  • Discount
  • Convenience

We also offer workshops that explore the world of multichannel and focus on theory and numbers, but also on people, processes and culture.

Contact us for more information

email us: | call us: +44 (0) 1923 857 141


Free Masterclasses

How to get noticed at work
Dates in June, nationwide
How do you get your career to soar? You need to be great at what you do AND how you do it - particularly in the eyes of your senior colleagues. Join us on this free masterclass to explore how you can get noticed at work. 
Find out more

Webinar:  Resilience
18 March, 12:30pm BST
Develop your mental toughness with our webinar on resilience.  Find out more



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Contact us

To find out how IGD's customised services can help your business, please contact Adrian Williams, Director of business development on +44 (0) 1923 851987 or email

Alternatively please use the form linked below.


2017 Training and Development Directory

Download IGD's Training and Development Directory for details of our commercial workshops, free personal development opportunities, expert trainers and flexible solutions.