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Sustainable Retail Summit Day Two Recap: The Opportunity is Now, Both for Business and the Environment

LISBON, Portugal, 26th October 2018 – The Sustainable Retail Summit has successfully closed following two days of frank and open discussions about the role of the consumer goods industry in driving positive …

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The Future Belongs to Honest Products

LISBON, Portugal, 25th October 2018 — Today, The Consumer Goods Forum and the global change agency Futerra launch The Honest Product Guide, exploring breakthroughs in what experts and consumers agree …

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Sustainable Retail Summit Day One Recap: Action Needed & Collaboration Key to Success at Scale

LISBON, Portugal, 25th October 2018 – Day one of the Sustainable Retail Summit has come to a close following a successful day of discussions, insights, data and action. Organised by …

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FLP Day Three Recap: Leadership Lessons for Tomorrow’s Brightest

BERLIN, 20th October 2018 – The Consumer Goods Forum’s FLP Congress has drawn to a close on this, its third and final day. After two days of role plays, workshops and tactical tours, the …

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FLP Day Two Recap: Young Leaders Explore Stores & the Agile Workplace

BERLIN, 19th October 2018 – The second day of The Consumer Goods Forum’s FLP Congress has come to a close. As delegates prepare for an evening of networking, day two reflections focus on the …

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The Consumer Goods Forum, in Partnership with Capgemini, Publishes its Global Health and Wellness Digital Framework

PARIS, 19th October 2018 – The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) is pleased to announce the launch of the Global Health and Wellness Digital Framework, developed in partnership with Capgemini. The aim of …

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FLP Day One Recap: Young Leaders Delight on Day One in Berlin

BERLIN, 18th October 2018 – The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) kicked off its annual FLP Congress in Berlin today. The event, the annual gathering of young leaders from within the FMCG industry, saw delegates …

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CGF Announces New Members for September 2018

PARIS, 28th September 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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CGF Announces New Members for August 2018

PARIS, 31st August 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 Companies Come Together in Colombia to Promote Healthier Lifestyles

BOGOTÁ, Colombia, 9th August 2018 – The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) has brought together its members from across the region in support of promoting healthier diets and lifestyles to consumers in Colombia. …

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The CGF Sustainable Retail Summit Heads to Lisbon

PARIS, 7th August 2018 – The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) will be hosting its annual Sustainable Retail Summit (SRS) in Lisbon, Portugal on 25th-26th October. The two-day event, now in …

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Launch of Collaboration for Healthier Lives Initiative to “Give a Healthy Twist to Your Life” in Costa Rica

SAN JOSÉ, Costa Rica, 6th August 2018 – Costa Rica has joined the global Collaboration for Healthier Lives movement. The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) has successfully concluded a three-day campaign …

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CGF Announces New Members for July 2018

PARIS, 27th July 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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Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative Opens Public Consultation

PARIS, 27th July 2018 – The Consumer Goods Forum’s Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative (SSCI) has opened the global public consultation of its first set of benchmarking criteria. As part of …

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The Consumer Goods Forum Launches 5th Edition of Annual Health & Wellness Survey

PARIS, 24th July 2018 – The Consumer Goods Forum is pleased to announce the launch of the 2018 Health & Wellness Survey. An important component of the Health & Wellness …

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The Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit: Day Three

SINGAPORE, 15th June 2018 – As the curtain falls on The Consumer Goods Forums’ Global Summit, we look at the key themes and issues discussed by speakers from Ahold Delhaize, Danone, …

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The Future We Want Depends on Innovative Policies, Responsible Business Conduct and People-Centred Technology

SINGAPORE, 15th June 2018 – ILO Director-General Guy Ryder has urged global business leaders to work together with the United Nations to build a future of work that is equitable …

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The Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit: Day Two

SINGAPORE, 14th June 2018 – Following the second day of presentations at The Consumer Goods Forum’s Global Summit in Singapore, we learn how companies are embracing change and creating new values for consumers.

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Radically Changing Consumer and Retail Industry Offers CEOs a Choice – Transform Now, or Be Left Behind

SINGAPORE, 14th June 2018 – While more than 65 percent of CEOs agree their organisation fosters a culture of innovation and disruption, 40 percent are not adapting successfully, according to …

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The Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit: Day One

SINGAPORE, 13th June 2018 – The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) Global Summit has kicked off in Singapore, as Ian Cook, CEO of Colgate-Palmolive and co-chair of CGF, unveils the summit with …

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Global Business Leaders Call for Accelerated Action Against Forced Labour and Unethical Recruitment

PARIS and SINGAPORE, 12th June 2018 – The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) has today called on businesses around the world to play their part in the fight to end all …

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Three Key Global Markets to See 212% Combined Online Growth in Next Five Years

PARIS, 31st May 2018 — New research launched today by research organisation IGD and The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) forecasts the digital future for the food and grocery industry, predicting …

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GSSI and the CGF Join Forces on a Benchmark and Recognition Tool for Social Compliance Schemes in the Seafood Sector

PARIS and HAARLEM, The Netherlands, 17th May 2018 – At last month’s Seafood Expo Global in Brussels, The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF)’s Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative (SSCI) and the Global Sustainable …

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The Consumer Goods Forum’s Global Summit Heads to Singapore to Discuss Consumer Centricity in a Data-Driven World

PARIS, 30th April 2018 – The Consumer Goods Forum is delighted to announce a prestigious roster of speakers for the CGF’s upcoming 62nd Global Summit – to be hosted 12th-15th …

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The Consumer Goods Forum Announces New Benchmarking and Recognition Initiative for Sustainability Standards

PARIS, 25th April 2018 – To help meet the needs of our members, and to support the development of socially and environmentally responsible supply chains around the world, the Board …

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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 …

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Global Food Safety Conference 2018: Public-Private Partnerships in the Spotlight at Kick-off Press Conference

TOKYO, 6th March 2018 – The Global Food Safety Conference, the most important event of the year for food safety, has commenced today in Tokyo, Japan. Organised by the Global …

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Global Food Safety Conference 2018: Governments and Businesses Meet to Form Partnerships on Advancing International Food Safety

TOKYO, 6th March 2018 – The Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) held its third government-to-business meeting adjacent to the Global Food Safety Conference in Tokyo, the industry’s annual rendezvous for …

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New Report Shows More FMCG Companies Partnering with Communities to Address Local Health and Wellness Challenges

PARIS, 27th February 2018 – The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) has published a new report showing that more companies are engaging with their communities on health topics. The annual Health …

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Action on Food Safety to be Central Focus of GFSI Global Food Safety Conference 2018

PARIS, 6th February 2018 – The Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI), a worldwide project to advance food safety and improve consumer trust, is holding its annual conference in Tokyo, Japan, …

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