Ongoing cross-border projects at ECR Europe and ECR Baltic - on what are the common topics for Consumer Goods sector across Europe?
In case these topics are high also on your agenda, please do not hesitate to contact us to join the projects of your interest (subject to ECR membership).
Read in this issue:
1. Supply Chain Management Guide
2. Category Management and Shopper Marketing Benchmark Survey
3. Speed Docking
4. Logistics Pooling
5. Affordable Benchmarking
6. Feeding Europe's Future
7. Waste Management
For more information, please contact:
Edgars Pentjuss, ECR Baltic
+37126546645 | firstname.lastname@example.org
A big welcome to our two new ECR Europe Co-Chairs:
Gérard Lavinay, Executive Director Northern Europe, Carrefour and Poul Weihrauch, President of Food, Drinks and Multisales division, Mars.The NI co-chairs will be meeting Gerard and Poul in September and will be briefing them on National Initiative work.
Attention: RTI (Returnable Transport Items) developers, plastic crate and molds manufacturers and poolers!
On behalf of ECR Baltic RTI unification imitative we are looking for alternative RTI offers for the Baltic market for dairy categories, please download specifications and requirements,
Download detailed drawings at
Learn more about RTI unification initiative:
We would appreciate if you can send your offer before the 11th of August 2014 and/or notify us that you are interested in developing an offer at your earliest convenience?
Please do not hesitate to contact ECR Baltic for any question you may have,
Managing Director, ECR Baltic
Brivibas Street 149, 8.th floor, Riga, LV-1012
M +371 26546645
F +371 67885461
Press release: A Speed Docking competition has identified the lengthy delays trucks are having at Distribution Centres across Europe and highlighted the opportunity for efficiency improvements.
The five top opportunities for improvement have been identified:
- Using GS1 pallet labels and DESADV,
- Introducing block times,
- Prediction of the time required for inspection based on the type of delivery,
- Pooling conveyors.
Please be advised that the annual Efficient Consumer Response Initiative Forum in Baltics which gathers 150-250 Retail, Consumer Goods and related Industries professionals to be held in Jūrmala, Baltic Beach Hotel on 11th of November with pre and after events: the Retail - Manufacturer Tour and Networking event on 10th of November and Collaborative Relationship Management Master Class with a key note speaker Kevin Hawkins on 12th of November.
If you are active in FMCG sector (food / non food) as a manufacturer, retailer, distributor or solution provider this is your chance to submit your business case to be included in ECR Baltic Forum 2014 agenda.
The biggest priority is given to local/near local cases (Baltics) related to collaboration between retailers, manufacturers, distributors on demand planning, innovations, consumer focus and insight, sustainability, people development, efficient supply chain and enabling technologies.
To claim your presentation to be included in ECR Baltic Forum 2014 agenda, please fill in and send us Call for Speakers Form below (we also suggest to check sponsorship and investment opportunities at ECR Baltic Forum, here!):
For presentation submission the due date is 11th of August 2014.
See presentation samples, here!
Please send your proposal to Edgars Pentjuss, ECR Baltic: email@example.com or call +37126546645 for more information!