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Sustainability and the Shifting Retail Landscape in Latin America Podcast 20 Sep 2021 Sustainability and the Shifting Retail Landscape in Latin America   In the latest episode of the CGF Podcast, host Louise Chester talks to Carlos Mario Giraldo Moreno, CEO of Grupo Exito, and Board member of The Consumer Goods Forum.  Carlos Mario shares his thoughts on corporate responsibility in the post-covid world, the company’s work on sustainability and health, as well as consumer and retail […]
The Power of Holistic Action on Sustainability Podcast 04 Aug 2021 Food Waste The Power of Holistic Action on Sustainability www.tcgfsocial.com | www.tcgfssci.com | In the latest episode of the CGF Sustainability Podcast, host Louise Chester speaks to Fritz Micus, Director of Corporate Communications at Symrise. Take a listen to hear Fritz speak about Symrise’s innovative, multi-faceted sustainability strategy, and more.  
Pursuing Purpose and Positive Change: CEO Spotlight on Özgür Tort Podcast 30 Jul 2021 Corporate Pursuing Purpose and Positive Change: CEO Spotlight on Özgür Tort   In the latest episode of the CGF Podcast, host Louise Chester talks to Özgür Tort, CEO of Migros Ticaret, and outgoing co-chair of The Consumer Goods Forum’s Board of Directors. Özgür shares his insights from his time as co-chair during a time of transition to Coalitions of Action, as well as his thoughts on […]
E2E Updates – Introducing WinterComes Podcast 06 Jul 2021 E2E 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.   
Sustainability in the Consumer Goods Industry Podcast 28 Jun 2021 E2E 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.     
Plastic Waste, Food Safety and Food Waste: How Interconnected Are They? Podcast 21 Jun 2021 Corporate Plastic Waste, Food Safety and Food Waste: How Interconnected Are They?   In the latest episode of the CGF Podcast, host Louise Chester speaks to fellow CGF colleagues Erica Sheward, Director of the Global Food Safety Initiative, and Ignacio Gavilan, Director of Sustainability, who leads the CGF’s Coalitions of Action on Plastic Waste and Food Waste. In this episode, they share how the complex issues they […]
Helping People Thrive Through Responsible Sourcing and Due Diligence Podcast 18 Jun 2021 Social Sustainability Helping People Thrive Through Responsible Sourcing and Due Diligence www.tcgfsocial.com | www.tcgfssci.com | In the latest episode of the CGF Sustainability Podcast, host Madelaine VanDerHeyden checks in with Brian White, Vice President Compliance at the J.M. Smucker Company, an active and long-time participant in the CGF’s social sustainability work on human rights, responsible sourcing, and due diligence. Take a listen to hear Brian’s reflections on […]
Building a Network to Drive Positive Change Podcast 11 May 2021 Corporate Building a Network to Drive Positive Change www.theconsumergoodsforum.com | In the latest episode of the CGF Podcast, we speak to John (JC) Jove, Vice President and General Manager, International Sales at PepsiCo. John is a longstanding friend of the CGF and has been involved for many years with our initiatives and events. In this episode, he shares more about PepsiCo’s leading role […]
Accelerating Sustainability in Russia: A Retailer’s Perspective Podcast 23 Apr 2021 Food Waste Accelerating Sustainability in Russia: A Retailer’s Perspective   In this episode, you will hear from Jyrki Talvitie, Senior Advisor on Sustainability at Magnit, who shares unique insights on the sustainability landscape in Russia, as well as updates on the retailer’s strategic work on key sustainability topics such as food waste, and healthy living. Tune in to hear more!  
The Gender Lens of Forced Labour Podcast 31 Mar 2021 Human Rights - Working to End Forced Labour The Gender Lens of Forced Labour   In the latest episode of the CGF Sustainability Podcast, host Louise Chester is joined by Veronika Pountcheva, Global Director of Corporate Responsibility and Senior Vice President at METRO AG and co-chair of the CGF’s Human Rights Coalition – Working to End Forced Labour. To mark Women’s History Month, Veronika speaks about gender-based violence, how […]
An Appetite for Opportunity: Changing Dietary Goals Podcast 25 Mar 2021 Corporate An Appetite for Opportunity: Changing Dietary Goals www.theconsumergoodsforum.com | In this episode of the CGF Podcast, host Louise Chester speaks to Markus Stripf, SpoonGuru, Georgie Altman, Google and Emma Burton, Price Waterhouse Cooper to find out more about a new report recently published by their respective companies. “An Appetite for Opportunity”, examines how consumers are increasingly making choices based on goals ranging […]
Spotlight on Design to Margin Podcast 17 Mar 2021 E2E Value Chain Spotlight on Design to Margin   In this episode of the CGF End-to-End (E2E) Value Chain podcast, E2E Director, Ruediger Hagedorn speaks to Accenture’s Global Managing Director – Supply Chain & Manufacturing Strategy Practice, Russ Rasmus. Russ takes a deep dive into Design to Margin ahead of the SpringBoard event sponsored by Accenture on this topic, taking place on 30 […]
Supporting Vulnerable Communities in the Wake of Covid-19 Podcast 04 Mar 2021 Corporate Supporting Vulnerable Communities in the Wake of Covid-19 www.theconsumergoodsforum.com | In the latest episode of the CGF Podcast, host Louise Chester is joined by three members of the CGF’s Collaboration for Healthier Lives Coalition of Action: Marcus Osborne from Walmart, Imke Van Gasselt from Ahold Delhaize, and Lisa Gibby from Nestlé. Tune in to hear all about the Coalition’s newly released case study […]
New Year’s Reflections with CGF Managing Director, Wai-Chan Chan Podcast 01 Feb 2021 Corporate New Year’s Reflections with CGF Managing Director, Wai-Chan Chan www.theconsumergoodsforum.com | In the first episode of the third season of the CGF Podcast, host Madelaine VanDerHeyden catches up with Wai-Chan Chan, the CGF’s Managing Director, to reflect on his first eight months at the CGF, key highlights from the past year, and what the new year will hold.  
Food Safety: Rethink, Reset, Recharge Podcast 29 Jan 2021 Food Safety Food Safety: Rethink, Reset, Recharge In this, the first episode in our new GFSI Podcast Series, “Food Safety: Rethink, Reset, Recharge”, we speak to Erica Sheward, Director of GFSI, who looks back on 2020 and the impact of COVID-19 on food safety, and looks ahead to all the new and exciting actions taking shape within GFSI. These include updates on […]
Delving Into Digital Manufacturing & Operations Podcast 15 Jan 2021 E2E Value Chain Delving Into Digital Manufacturing & Operations For the first End-to-End Value Chain podcast episode of 2021, we’re taking a deep dive into digital manufacturing and operations. Tune in to hear insights from Tracey Countryman, Senior Managing Director, Industry X Manufacturing and Operations at Accenture, as she delves into this topic with the CGF’s E2E Director, Ruediger Hagedorn. The CGF and Accenture […]