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Ruediger Hagedorn Presents at VMT Event on the Future of Food News Update 28 Mar 2017 Ruediger Hagedorn Presents at VMT Event on the Future of Food End-to-End Value Chain & Standards head Ruediger Hagedorn recently attended the VMT Food Future Event 2017. Held at the Congrescentrum 1931, Den Bosch in The Netherlands, the event provided delegates with updates on the latest developments in the field of product integrity, product development, food safety and entrepreneurship in food. Ruediger’s presentation focused on the […]
CGF’s End-to-End Value Chain Director Ruediger Hagedorn Co-Hosts Academic & Business Partnership SCM for ECR Conference News Update 05 Nov 2020 CGF’s End-to-End Value Chain Director Ruediger Hagedorn Co-Hosts Academic & Business Partnership SCM for ECR Conference The CGF is delighted to have partnered with SCM-ECR Laboratory in the organisation of their annual conference that took place virtually on 22-23 of October, and to have contributed to the discussions on the Management of Digitisation in Supply Chain with Shoppers and Users. The conference, moderated by Professor Virgil Popa, Ph.D., Valahia University of […]
CGF End-to-End Value Chain Director, Ruediger Hagedorn, contributes to a feature on blockchain and technology in Gigabit Magazine. News Update 16 Mar 2018 E2E Value Chain CGF End-to-End Value Chain Director, Ruediger Hagedorn, contributes to a feature on blockchain and technology in Gigabit Magazine. Gigabit Magazine has published an article on ‘Blockchain in the Consumer Goods Industry’, featuring an interview with Ruediger Hagedorn, CGF End-to-End Value Chain Director.   In the article, Ruediger talks about the potential of blockchain in transforming the industry, as well as the key benefits and drawbacks offered by the technology. He also talks about […]
CGF End-to-End Director Ruediger Hagedorn took part in panel discussion at ‘Barilla Insieme Day’ in Singapore News Update 18 Jun 2018 E2E Value Chain CGF End-to-End Director Ruediger Hagedorn took part in panel discussion at ‘Barilla Insieme Day’ in Singapore On 11 June, The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF)s End-to-End Value Chain Director Ruediger Hagedorn took part in a panel discussion hosted by CGF member, Barilla. The session, entitled ‘Food Transparency and Traceability of Supply Chains’ aimed to bring partners and experts together to discuss the state of food trust and transparency in the region. Moderated […]
End-to-End Value Chain | Close-up with Ruediger Hagedorn Video 10 Nov 2020 E2E Value Chain End-to-End Value Chain | Close-up with Ruediger Hagedorn Learn more about The Consumer Goods Forum’s End-to-End Value Chain initiative and Product Data Coalition in this close-up video with director Ruediger Hagedorn.
How Will Blockchain Change the Consumer Goods Industry? Blog 26 Jan 2018 E2E Value Chain How Will Blockchain Change the Consumer Goods Industry? Blockchain is receiving increasing media attention, serving as the basis for cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and more robust cybersecurity systems. Relying on a distributed ledger system, where every transaction is recorded for all connected and authorised stakeholders to see, it is seen as a possible way of reinforcing trust and security and accelerating business processes, removing […]
Two New Podcasts Discuss the Conscious Consumer and Innovation in the Supply Chain News Update 25 Mar 2019 E2E Value Chain Two New Podcasts Discuss the Conscious Consumer and Innovation in the Supply Chain The Consumer Goods Forum podcast series, hosted by Communications Officer Louise Chester, recently welcomed Ruediger Hagedorn, Director, End-to-End Value Chain, to share his thoughts on the technologies shaping the consumer goods industry. The podcast aims to delve behind the scenes of the organisation’s work across the value chain, giving Ruediger the floor to inform listeners […]
CGF Members Work to Improve Product Data, Reducing Supply Chain Costs and Ensuring Consumer Trust Press Release 12 Nov 2020 Product Data CGF Members Work to Improve Product Data, Reducing Supply Chain Costs and Ensuring Consumer Trust PARIS, 12th November 2020 – The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) announces five projects, as part of its Product Data Coalition of Action, that are designed to address two fundamental challenges in the industry’s data exchange processes. The projects, managed with the support of GS1, aim to improve the quality of product data and reduce inconsistencies […]
Data Supply Chains: Why Master Data Management Matters for CPGs Podcast 04 Feb 2022 E2E Value Chain Data Supply Chains: Why Master Data Management Matters for CPGs In this episode of the E2E Podcast Series from The Consumer Goods Forum, E2E Director Ruediger Hagedorn speaks to Jeff Behn of Stibo Systems about the importance of master data management within the consumer goods industry supply chains.
Rueidger Hagedorn Provides Keynote at Academic Partnership 2016 SCM4ECR Conference News Update 03 Nov 2016 Rueidger Hagedorn Provides Keynote at Academic Partnership 2016 SCM4ECR Conference The Academic Partnership 2016 SCM4ECR Conference took place from 28th-29th October 2016, and was attended by the globally recognised Keynote Speaker Ruediger Hagedorn, Senior Manager, Collaborative Value Chain Initiatives & Projects, The Consumer Goods Forum. Ruediger delivered a high-profile talk of real interest. Founded in December 2009 – following the merging of three industry-leading associations, […]
CGF Contributes to the “Future of Food” Campaign with Insights on Blockchain News Update 05 Jan 2018 E2E Value Chain CGF Contributes to the “Future of Food” Campaign with Insights on Blockchain The CGF is delighted to contribute to the “Future of Food” campaign with an article written by Ruediger Hagedorn, Director End-to-End Value Chain. The article focuses on the potential of blockchain technology, highlighting the pros and cons on the implementation of this technology to food supply chains. While Ruediger suggests that blockchain could provide a […]
The Road to Smarter Consulting for Producers, Wholesalers & Retailers Podcast 20 Jan 2022 E2E Value Chain The Road to Smarter Consulting for Producers, Wholesalers & Retailers In this episode of the End-to-End Podcast Series, E2E Director Ruediger Hagedorn speaks to Dr Werner Boysen about management consulting and what smarter consulting is all about and how we get there, especially in the context of producers, wholesalers and retailers.     To listen to Dr Werner Boysen’s special German podcast episode, titled, “Eröffnen […]
How AI and Robotics will Transform FMCG Supply Chains Blog 18 Jul 2018 E2E Value Chain How AI and Robotics will Transform FMCG Supply Chains AI and robotics are two exciting technologies with enormous potential. We’re used to hearing about the possibilities they could bring in the home. However, we don’t tend to hear so much about how they’re going to change supply chains, specifically in the FMCG sector. As I discussed in Oracle’s recent Retail Tomorrow, Today report, these […]
CGF Podcast: Transformational Tech, Data & the Consumer Goods Industry Podcast 28 Feb 2019 E2E Value Chain CGF Podcast: Transformational Tech, Data & the Consumer Goods Industry The CGF Podcast series welcomes guests from inside and outside the organisation and membership to discuss challenges facing the consumer goods industry, the planet and its people. The second episode “Transformational Tech, Data & the Consumer Goods Industry” features Ruediger Hagedorn, Director of the End To End Value Chain Initiative, who gives listeners insight into […]
Embrace the Inevitable – How Consumer Organisations Can Transform Their Supply Chains Through AI and Robotics Automation Press Release 24 Apr 2018 E2E Value Chain Embrace the Inevitable – How Consumer Organisations Can Transform Their Supply Chains Through AI and Robotics Automation PARIS, 24th April 2018 — PA Consulting Group and The Consumer Goods Forum today launch a research paper AI and Robotics automation in consumer-driven supply chains. This paper helps consumer goods organisations navigate the complexities of AI and Robotics automation technology and suggests they should embrace this rapidly evolving source of competitive advantage. AI and Robotics […]
Conversational Commerce: What Does It Mean and How Should Consumer Goods Brands Respond? Blog 07 Aug 2018 E2E Value Chain Conversational Commerce: What Does It Mean and How Should Consumer Goods Brands Respond? You’re probably aware that voice assistants, such as Google Home and Amazon Echo, are becoming must-have gadgets across the world. Over half a billion people are already using these innovations, performing Google searches, making restaurant bookings and asking for directions simply through the spoken word. The rise of these AI-powered virtual assistants is rightly causing […]