News Update23 Jul 2021
The Consumer Goods Forum Gears Up to Host New, Innovative E2E Event – WinterComes This 29 September – 1 October 2021, The Consumer Goods Forum’s (CGF) End-to-End Value Chain (E2E) initiative will be breaking new ground by hosting an all-new event, WinterComes, in Sitges, Barcelona. WinterComes is the first in a fresh series of bi-annual, bi-continental events to take place on rotation in winter and summer in Barcelona and […]
News Update19 Jul 2021
End-to-End Value Chain Publishes Executive Summary from Transportation Summit Virtual SpringBoard The Consumer Goods Forum hosted a virtual Transportation Summit SpringBoard event on 6th May 2021 in collaboration with Blue Yonder, Cargo Sous Terrain, Equinordic & Vassar Labs, GOH! – Generation of Hydrogen, Hyundai, Federation of Migros Cooperatives, RTI BlockChain, Verkehrshaus Schweiz, and Volvo. The event unpacked some of the most critical supply chain challenges that […]
Podcast06 Jul 2021E2E Value Chain
E2E Updates – Introducing WinterComes In this episode of The Consumer Goods Forum’s End-to-End Value Chain (E2E) podcast, Director Ruediger Hagedorn joins to share news on the latest updates at E2E and with the Product Data Coalition of Action. He also shares insight into the exciting new WinterComes event coming up in September / October 2021.
Podcast28 Jun 2021E2E Value Chain
Sustainability in the Consumer Goods Industry In this episode of the CGF End-to-End (E2E) Value Chain podcast, we hear from Rajesh Ray, Associate Partner, IBM India, about the top priorities for sustainability in the consumer goods industry and how companies can leverage technology in their quest for ever-more sustainable practices.
News Update18 Jun 2021
End-to-End Value Chain Publishes New Learning Series Joint Paper with Oracle and Capgemini The Consumer Goods Forum, in collaboration with Oracle and Capgemini, has published a new End-to-End Value Chain Learning Series paper, which explores how a global requirement to immediately scale digitisation confirmed supply chain as the next customer experience battleground for fast-moving consumer goods and retail. Consumers want more choices, as well as convenience, customisation, personalisation and localisation. What […]
Blog11 May 2021E2E Value Chain
Squaring the Circle I started this blog on Earth Day, 23rd April 2021. Amid watching a documentary on whales, heartfelt pleas for a better future by young activist Bella Lack, and dances and songs that celebrate the natural world, one word stood out: circularity. This idea of a circular economy has been around for a long time, but […]
Blog11 May 2021E2E Value Chain
Global Retail Reset Demands Location Data Transparency After a historically disruptive year, physical retail has started a global reset unlike anything seen in modern times. The decline in the productivity of many retail locations has been directly impacted by the upswing in ecommerce and the jump in remote work. Euromonitor reports that goods bought online grew 24% while in-store sales declined 7% […]
News Update23 Apr 2021
End-to-End Value Chain Publishes SpringBoard Executive Summary on Retail on the Cusp of a New Era The Consumer Goods Forum and Edge by Ascential hosted a virtual SpringBoard event on 4th March 2021 to discuss the future retail environment and the biggest challenges and opportunities for consumer packaged goods companies (CPGs) in the new era of commerce. Download the Executive Summary from the 4th March event to get an overview of […]
Blog20 Apr 2021Product Data
7 Questions Away | Product Data Interview with Andrea Schlossarek, METRO AG The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) is delighted to share this edition of 7 Questions Away, contributed by Andrea Schlossarek, Director, Corporate Master Data Management, METRO AG. She shares her views on how the Global Trade Item Number (GTIN) Ubiquity project is unfolding at her company and the power of collaborating with other members from CGF’s […]
Video15 Apr 2021E2E Value Chain
CGF End-to-End Value Chain Newsletter – Q1 2021 Check out the latest updates from our End-to-End Value Chain initiative at The Consumer Goods Forum.