To propose a conference topic or to take part in Fruitnet Forum 2018 as a speaker or expert panelist please contact:

Mike Knowles – michael@fruitnet.com

 

Wednesday 21 November 2018


08:30 – 09:15 DELEGATE CHECK-IN & REGISTRATION


09:15 – 09:30 welcome to fruitnet forum south-east europe


09:30 – 11:00 THE future of fresh retail

As consumers place new demands on retailers to improve their offer and present it through new and more innovative channels, the fresh produce business is under increasing pressure to deliver greater value in areas such as convenience, organics, variety and taste. Fruitnet Forum South-East Europe begins by analysing those latest market trends.


11:00 – 11:45 NETWORKING BREAK
 

11:45 – 12:30 winning the hearts of consumers

During our second session of the day, we will look more closely at some of the key ways in which suppliers and marketers can boost demand for their products and provide consumers with a better experience overall.

12:30 – 13:00 FRESH IDEAS FOR FRESH SUCCESS

The first half of our conference closes with an in-depth interview with one of the international fresh produce industry’s leading players.


13:00 – 14:15 NETWORKING LUNCH


14:15 – 15:00 MODERN METHODS FOR MODERN MARKETS

The first afternoon session of Fruitnet Forum South-East Europe will take a closer look at some of the ways in which fruit and vegetable producers in south-east Europe are meeting the increasingly demanding requirements of customers in retail, wholesale and foodservice.

15:00 – 15:45 NETWORKING BREAK


15:45 – 16:30 FRUITNET FORUM TECHNICAL TOOLKIT

A select panel of service providers explain how they are helping to strengthen different links in the fresh produce supply chain.

16:30 – 17:00 THE FINAL WORD

Fruitnet Forum South-East Europe concludes with a panel discussion involving leading players from the international fresh produce business, who will offer their own concluding remarks on topics discussed during the course of the day.

Thursday 22 November 2018

08:00 – 16:00 Delegate tour

Guided tours to regional points of interest. You will be asked to sign up for the tour upon completing your registration for the conference. Spaces are limited and allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.