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CGF Announces New Members for August 2019

PARIS, 8th August 2019 — The Consumer Goods Forum is delighted to announce the following new companies have joined our global membership community and, in doing so, have confirmed their commitment …

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The CGF and GAIN Join Forces on Employee Health

GENEVA and PARIS, 17th July 2019 — The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) and the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) have joined forces to drive the conversation on health and …

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CGF Announces New Members for July 2019

PARIS, 4th July 2019 — The Consumer Goods Forum is delighted to announce the following new companies have joined our global membership community and, in doing so, have confirmed their commitment …

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The Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit Urges Industry to Lean Into Unprecedented Change

PARIS, 23rd June 2019 – Digital transformation and sustainability are the key challenges facing the consumer goods industry, according to attendees of The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) Global Summit. Held in Vancouver, …

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The Consumer Goods Forum Announces 4th Edition of the Sustainable Retail Summit

PARIS, 20th June 2019 – The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) will be hosting its annual Sustainable Retail Summit (SRS) in Berlin, Germany on 24th-25th October. This year marks the 4th edition of the …

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Danone and Migros CEOs Elected New Co-Chairs of The Consumer Goods Forum Board

PARIS, 17th June 2019 — The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF), the global body pursuing purpose and positive change across the consumer goods industry, announced today that it has elected two new …

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The Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit Day Three: Business Transformation

VANCOUVER, 14th June 2019 — We review the key messages from the final day of the The Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit in Vancouver, Canada, including the keynote session with Walmart …

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The Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit Day Two: Innovation and Technology Focus

VANCOUVER, 13th June 2019 — With a packed agenda, we look at the key messages from the second day of The Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit in Vancouver, Canada. Innovation …

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Are You Ready for The Honest Generation?

VANCOUVER, 13th June 2019 — Today, The Consumer Goods Forum and the global change agency Futerra launch new consumer research from the USA, UK, India and South Africa revealing a striking …

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The Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit Day One

VANCOUVER, 12th June 2019 — We summarise the key themes from the first day of The Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit, in Vancouver, Canada. Learn what’s front-of-mind for some of …

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Statement in Response to Greenpeace Report

The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) is aware of a recent report sent to media by Greenpeace. The report’s conclusion incorrectly notes that companies are unwilling to do what is needed; …

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Online Global Growth of 163% Predicted By 2023, Adding $257bn to Food and Consumer Goods Industry

LONDON and PARIS, 5th June 2019 — Digital technologies are revolutionising the way the food and consumer goods industry operates and online sales are forecast to grow 163% by 2023 across …

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CGF Announces New Members for May 2019

PARIS, 17th May 2019 — The Consumer Goods Forum is delighted to announce the following new companies have joined our global membership community and, in doing so, have confirmed their commitment …

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Working Together Towards Positive Employee Mental Health and Wellbeing

PARIS, 14th May 2019 — The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF), Global Business Group on Health (GBGH), and Global Chief Medical Officer Network (GCMON) have today joined forces to respond to …

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The Consumer Goods Forum’s Global Summit: Industry Comes Together Seeking Growth Through New Retail Models to Satisfy New Consumer Needs

PARIS, 10th May 2019 – The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) is delighted to announce a prestigious roster of speakers for its 63rd Global Summit, to be hosted 11th-14th June 2019 in Vancouver, focusing on the …

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The Consumer Goods Forum to Deliver Greater Value to Members Via All-New Membership Platform

PARIS, 24th April 2019 – The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) is pleased to announce the launch of its new membership platform. Exclusively reserved for members of the organisation, the CGF Members’ Space will …

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CGF Publishes New Report on Understanding the Most Cost-Effective Way to Fight Climate Change

PARIS, 22nd April 2019 — The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) is pleased to announce the launch of “Understanding the Most Cost-Effective Way to Fight Climate Change”. Developed in partnership with shecco, the booklet …

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CGF Announces New Members for April 2019

PARIS, 16th April 2019 — The Consumer Goods Forum is delighted to announce the following new companies have joined our global membership community and, in doing so, have confirmed their commitment …

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METRO AG, Mars, Incorporated, Mondelēz International and Target Executives to Lead Sustainability Committee at the CGF

PARIS, 25th March 2019 – The Consumer Goods Forum announced today that the Sustainability Steering Committee has elected a new leadership team, for a two-year renewable term. Christine Montenegro McGrath, Vice …

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Consumer Goods Companies Make ‘Significant Improvement’ in Supporting Healthier Lives, According to New Data

PARIS, 6th March 2019 — The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) today published the latest results from its global survey that looks at how consumer goods retailers and manufacturers are helping to empower …

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Preparing for the Future of Food Safety: A Forward-Thinking GFSI Conference 2019

NICE, France, 28th February 2019 — The 18th edition of the GFSI Conference drew to a close this afternoon, after four days packed with insights, productive conversations and opportunities to connect. The event attracted …

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CGF Announces New Members for February 2019

PARIS, 28th February 2019 — The Consumer Goods Forum is delighted to announce the following new companies have joined our global membership community and, in doing so, have confirmed their commitment …

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GFSI Conference 2019 Roundup Day 2: Celebrations and Solutions

NICE, France, 27th February 2019 — While Nice reverberates with the activity of its famous Carnaval, the Acropolis buzzes with a different kind of festivity: the second day of the GFSI Conference. …

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GFSI Recognises Food Safety Pioneers for Global Markets Awards 2019

NICE, France, 27th February 2019 – The Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) Board of Directors, the Global Markets Awards Selection Committee and award sponsors, Greenfence, are announcing the winners of GFSI’s Global Markets …

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GFSI Conference 2019 Roundup Day 1: Many Voices, One Shared Goal

NICE, France, 26th February 2019 —  After thirteen years abroad, the GFSI Conference has returned to its home country of France! Over 1,000 delegates streamed through the doors of the …

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Inspiring Healthier Lives in London Boroughs Focus of Cross-Sector Collaboration

LONDON and PARIS, 8th February 2019 — The Consumer Goods Forum is calling on members and stakeholders to show their commitment to helping solve today’s most important health and wellness challenges …

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The Consumer Goods Forum Launches New Podcast Series

PARIS, 21st January 2019 — The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) has today launched a new podcast series which will welcome guests from inside and outside the organisation and membership to discuss challenges …

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The Consumer Goods Forum and Fair Labor Association Call for Greater Collaboration to Tackle Forced Labour Issues in Palm Oil Industry

PARIS, 6th November 2018 – Malaysia and Indonesia are leading producers of palm oil, together accounting for 86 percent of global production and employing nearly 3.5 million workers, largely migrants from …

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CGF Announces New Members for October 2018

PARIS, 31st October 2018 — The Consumer Goods Forum is delighted to announce the following new companies have joined our global membership community and, in doing so, have confirmed their commitment to our …

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Consumer Goods Industry Moves to Act on Plastic Waste

PARIS, 29th October 2018 – The Board of Directors of The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) has today issued a statement calling for the consumer goods industry to play a leading …

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