ECR Baltic Forum is the annual meeting for the managers of various roles operating in both retail and manufacturing sides of Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) sector. The aim of the event is to facilitate the development of FMCG sector in the Baltic countries, knowledge management and implementation of new - globally existing solutions on the local market.
The 2009 ECR Baltic Forum in Riga focused on internal and external operations
efficiency as a way of growing the business. The objective of the Forum was to understand how technologies can help to improve supply chain efficiency in the FMCG sector and the importance of understanding the shopper. During the one day event practical solutions from retailers and suppliers were analyzed to understand how collaboration can help grow the business through more efficient work and fulfill consumer wishes on a higher level - better, faster and aiming at right direction.
WHAT WERE THE FORUM BENEFITS:
Learning through practical case studies how retailers and suppliers manage efficiency issues and benefit from concrete ideas and learning's.
Taking away practical ideas and learning's to apply them in day-to-day operations.
Discover the latest developments of data processing, supply chains and
Exchanging knowledge and best practices on various issues concerning different
important business activities.
Growing your network – joining industry peers, colleagues and FMCG experts.
Benchmarking your company – finding out what others are doing and see where
you stand compared to other players.
In total ECR Baltic Forum 2009 was attended by 160 participants, serving as the meeting place for managers of various roles, including Supply Chain, Category Management, Commercial, IT and any other relevant functions operating in both retail and manufacturing sides of FMCG.
WHO WERE THE SPEAKERS ON THE FORUM?
Benefit from the experience of more than 15 local and international experts representing different sides of the business including retailers. manufacturers, solution and service providers.