Poll for pallets quality assessment working group meeting in Vilnius


Pallets Quality Assesment working group meeting set to 6th September at 14:00
All participants, here: profile 

Place: Radisson Blu Lietuva Hotel, see Map!

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Invitation to ECR Baltic seminar on returnable transport items (RTI) standardization and pooling for dairy and meat categories in the Baltic States.


We know that transport, storage, handling and packaging all together already represent 12-15% of product retail sales price!

So why we add on top of it each individual crate system which is hardly recognized by final consumers and ads only extra cost to final product and frustration in retail supply chains?

If you have the same question in your supply chain, lease be kindly invited to ECR Baltic seminar on returnable transport items (RTI) standardization and pooling options for dairy and meat categories in the Baltic States on  

7th September, 2011 at 15:00,

Riga Food 2011 ECR Baltic Seminar

Place: Riga Food 2011 Fair , Ķīpsalas iela 8, Rīga, LV-1048, Latvija.

Working language: bilingual English / Russian.

ECR Baltic members, Dairy & Meat producers, Grocery retailers - Free of Charge!
Others: EUR 80.00 + VAT, learn more!

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If you are dairy (milk) producer, please fill in the survey below:


Apprenticeship – part time job at ECR Baltic


If you are a student or recent graduate, please consider to join ECR Baltic for apprenticeship and part time job from August – November 2011 in Riga.

We are looking for a dynamic person with a good communication skills and command of written and spoken English (Russian, Latvian, Estonian and Lithuanian will be considered as an advantage). Your job will be related to all aspects of managing non for profit trade association.

Please send your CV (or LinkedIn), application and add reference letters if any to before 10th of August

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Invitation to 08.09.2011 Investment and Promotional Effectiveness workshop


ECR Baltic workshops with IGD

September 08th, 2011
Investment and promotional effectiveness (IGD UK)

Place: Baltic Beach Hotel, 23/25 Juras str., Majori, Jurmala
Price: ECR Baltic members: Euro 400 | non members: Euro 600 + 22% VAT

Workhop details (1 Day, in English). This one day workshop explores all aspects of trade investment, from performance related trade terms through to effective planning, implementation and evaluation of promotion spend. It will help you recognise the opportunities and identify which promotional mechanics will deliver the best results. Register here!

New ECR Baltic Board


According to the decision of the General Meeting from 31st of May and Co-Chair election on Board Meeting from 27th of June,

please welcome the new ECR Baltic Board:

Jorma Rautanen, Prisma Peremarket (Co-Chair, retailer)
Jonas Paulauskas, Nestlé Baltics (Co-Chair, manufacturer)

Aiga Priede, Rimi Baltic (Board member, retailer)
Rafal Trydenski, Unilever Baltic (Board member,manufacturer)
Mati Virves, Valio Baltic (Board member, manufacturer)
Paulis Dālbergs, Cido grupa (Board member, manufacturer)

Liene Šauriņa, GS1 Latvia, (Board member, association)
Indre Lasioniene, GS1 Lithuania, (Board member, association)
Antra Vītola, ACNielsen  (Board member, solution provider)