Consumer Goods Forum

Magnit and Largest FMCG Companies sign Code of Commitments under 'United for a Healthier Future' Initiative

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 12:08pm

Krasnodar, Russia (October 14, 2021): Magnit PJSC (MOEX and LSE: MGNT; the Company, Magnit), one of Russia's leading retailers, and eight international FMCG producers, has signed the Code of Voluntary Commitments under the "United for a Healthier Future" Initiative.

Key Points: 
  • Krasnodar, Russia (October 14, 2021): Magnit PJSC (MOEX and LSE: MGNT; the Company, Magnit), one of Russia's leading retailers, and eight international FMCG producers, has signed the Code of Voluntary Commitments under the "United for a Healthier Future" Initiative.
  • Besides Magnit, the Code was signed by Nestl, Johnson & Johnson Consumer Health, Danone, Mars, PepsiCo, L'Oral, Procter & Gamble, as well as Boston Consulting Group.
  • The Code was developed as part of the "United for a Healthier Future" Initiative, which was announced in April 2021.
  • "The adopted Code will serve as the foundation for the largest FMCG producers and retailers in taking care of the consumer and the world around us.

Emmanuel Faber and David Barber Join Impact Investor Astanor Ventures

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 11:00am

NEW YORK, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Astanor Ventures announced today the addition of David Barber and Emmanuel Faber to its partnership team.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Astanor Ventures announced today the addition of David Barber and Emmanuel Faber to its partnership team.
  • David Barber, Partner at Astanor Ventures said, "Capital's required role in food system transformation has long been underestimated.
  • Emmanuel Faber, Partner at Astanor Ventures said, "I am thrilled that David and I are joining Astanor as partners today.
  • With the addition of Barber and Faber to the partnership team, Astanor scales its global reach and global impact, reinforcing its position as a pioneer in agrifood tech impact investing.

Smithfield Foods Brings Signature Sustainability Program to Life Through New "Good Is What We Do" Campaign

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 1:00pm

The campaign tells the company's sustainability story through the lens of hardworking team members and highlights the breadth of professional opportunities available across its operations.

Key Points: 
  • The campaign tells the company's sustainability story through the lens of hardworking team members and highlights the breadth of professional opportunities available across its operations.
  • "Smithfield's innovative approach to sustainability has been leading the protein industry for years," said Keira Lombardo, chief administrative officer for Smithfield Foods.
  • Smithfield continually updates and refreshes its sustainability goals and targets across its pillars and publicly reports progress in its annual sustainability report.
  • The company announced the release of its 2020 Sustainability Impact Report in June.For more information on Smithfield's sustainability program visit smithfieldfoods.com/sustainability .

Network Optimization Services Market to Hit $9.78 Bn, Globally, by 2028 at 16.1% CAGR: AMR

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 3:28pm

PORTLAND, Ore., July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Allied Market Research recently published a report, titled, "Network Optimization Services Market By Service (Implementation, Consulting, and Support & Maintenance), Application (Local Network Optimization, WAN Optimization, RAN Optimization, and Data Center Optimization), Organization Size (Small & Medium Enterprise and Large Enterprise), and Industry Vertical (Banking, Financial Services, & Insurance, Telecom, Government and Defense, Transportation and Logistics, Travel and Tourism, Manufacturing, Consumer Goods and Retail, Media and Entertainment, Energy and Utility, Healthcare and Life Sciences, Education, and Information Technology (IT)): Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2021–2028". As per the report, the global network optimization services industry was pegged at $3.04 billion in 2020, and is estimated to reach $9.78 billion by 2028, growing at a CAGR of 16.1% from 2021 to 2028.

Key Points: 
  • - Rise in demand for VoIP services across organizations and developments in network infrastructure have boosted the growth of the global network optimization services market.
  • Rise in demand for VoIP services across organizations and developments in network infrastructure have boosted the growth of the global network optimization services market.
  • Get detailed COVID-19 impact analysis on the Network Optimization Services Market: https://www.alliedmarketresearch.com/request-for-customization/12080?req...
    By service, the implementation segment dominated the market in 2020, accounting for more than two-fifths of the global network optimization services market, due to rise in demand for remote working and work from home solutions because of the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • Based on region, the global network optimization services market across North America held the largest share in 2020, accounting for nearly two-fifths of the market, owing to adoption of architecture of network solutions.

Network Optimization Services Market to Hit $9.78 Bn, Globally, by 2028 at 16.1% CAGR: AMR

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 3:27pm

As per the report, the global network optimization services industry was pegged at $3.04 billion in 2020, and is estimated to reach $9.78 billion by 2028, growing at a CAGR of 16.1% from 2021 to 2028.

Key Points: 
  • As per the report, the global network optimization services industry was pegged at $3.04 billion in 2020, and is estimated to reach $9.78 billion by 2028, growing at a CAGR of 16.1% from 2021 to 2028.
  • Rise in demand for VoIP services across organizations and developments in network infrastructure have boosted the growth of the global network optimization services market.
  • Get detailed COVID-19 impact analysis on the Network Optimization Services Market: https://www.alliedmarketresearch.com/request-for-customization/12080?req...
    By service, the implementation segment dominated the market in 2020, accounting for more than two-fifths of the global network optimization services market, due to rise in demand for remote working and work from home solutions because of the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • Based on region, the global network optimization services market across North America held the largest share in 2020, accounting for nearly two-fifths of the market, owing to adoption of architecture of network solutions.

CEOs from The Coca-Cola Company and Alibaba Group to Lead The Consumer Goods Forum Board of Directors

Thursday, June 24, 2021 - 5:34pm

The announcement was made after the Board of Directors meeting held during this year's Global Summit, which is being held virtually for the first time.

Key Points: 
  • The announcement was made after the Board of Directors meeting held during this year's Global Summit, which is being held virtually for the first time.
  • In addition, Frans Muller, CEO of Ahold Delhaize, and Alan Jope, CEO of Unilever, were appointed Vice Co-Chairs.
  • Wai-Chan Chan, Managing Director, The Consumer Goods Forum, said,"zgr and Emmanuel have done a fabulous job during very challenging times.
  • It is governed by its Board of Directors, which comprises more than 55 manufacturer and retailer CEOs.

CEOs from The Coca-Cola Company and Alibaba Group to Lead The Consumer Goods Forum Board of Directors

Thursday, June 24, 2021 - 5:30pm

The announcement was made after the Board of Directors meeting held during this year's Global Summit, which is being held virtually for the first time.

Key Points: 
  • The announcement was made after the Board of Directors meeting held during this year's Global Summit, which is being held virtually for the first time.
  • In addition, Frans Muller, CEO of Ahold Delhaize, and Alan Jope, CEO of Unilever, were appointed Vice Co-Chairs.
  • Wai-Chan Chan, Managing Director, The Consumer Goods Forum, said,"zgr and Emmanuel have done a fabulous job during very challenging times.
  • It is governed by its Board of Directors, which comprises more than 55 manufacturer and retailer CEOs.

Stibo Systems Joins Consumer Goods Forum

Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 10:00am

Stibo Systems , a global leader in multidomain Master Data Management (MDM) solutions, announces that it is joining the Consumer Goods Forum (CGF).

Key Points: 
  • Stibo Systems , a global leader in multidomain Master Data Management (MDM) solutions, announces that it is joining the Consumer Goods Forum (CGF).
  • Two of CGFs coalitions that are of high relevance to Stibo Systems are: Environmental Sustainability and End-to-End Value Chain.
  • The End-To-End Value Chain coalition and specifically the Product Data Coalition is especially relevant to Stibo Systems.
  • Stibo Systems is a privately held subsidiary of the Stibo A/S group, founded in 1794, and is headquartered in Aarhus, Denmark.

New Consumer Goods Coalition to Accelerate Systemic Effort to Remove Deforestation and Forest Degradation from Key Commodity Supply Chains

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 4:02pm

Grant Reid, President & CEO, Mars, Incorporated and CGF Board Co-Sponsor of the Forest Positive Coalition, said, "We believe forest protection is a driver of economic growth, not a sacrifice to growth.

Key Points: 
  • Grant Reid, President & CEO, Mars, Incorporated and CGF Board Co-Sponsor of the Forest Positive Coalition, said, "We believe forest protection is a driver of economic growth, not a sacrifice to growth.
  • Alexandre Bompard, Chairman and CEO, Carrefour and CGF Board Co-Sponsor of the Forest Positive Coalition, said,"We are actively changing our model in order to become forest positive businesses.
  • We are fully committed to engaging supply chain actors, taking action on the ground and working collectively to catalyse change.
  • Wai-Chan Chan, Managing Director, The Consumer Goods Forum said, "Deforestation continues to be a critical issue facing our planet today.

New Consumer Goods Coalition to Accelerate Systemic Effort to Remove Deforestation and Forest Degradation from Key Commodity Supply Chains

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 4:01pm

Grant Reid, President & CEO, Mars, Incorporated and CGF Board Co-Sponsor of the Forest Positive Coalition, said, "We believe forest protection is a driver of economic growth, not a sacrifice to growth.

Key Points: 
  • Grant Reid, President & CEO, Mars, Incorporated and CGF Board Co-Sponsor of the Forest Positive Coalition, said, "We believe forest protection is a driver of economic growth, not a sacrifice to growth.
  • Alexandre Bompard, Chairman and CEO, Carrefour and CGF Board Co-Sponsor of the Forest Positive Coalition, said,"We are actively changing our model in order to become forest positive businesses.
  • We are fully committed to engaging supply chain actors, taking action on the ground and working collectively to catalyse change.
  • Wai-Chan Chan, Managing Director, The Consumer Goods Forum said, "Deforestation continues to be a critical issue facing our planet today.