Sustainability and online innovation among key topics to be addressed at FMCG industry event

Date : 10 February 2020

Media Release

Monday, 10 February 2020 - The FMCG sector will come together once again to hear from the biggest names across the supply chain at this year’s IGD Live: the meeting place for professionals in UK food and CPG to Learn, Connect and Grow.


Returning to Tobacco Dock on 14-15 October for an even bigger two-day experience, the event will provide delegates with the opportunity to immerse themselves in the latest innovations, global best practice, future trends and insights to inform their strategies for 2021 and beyond.


New for 2020, the event will address the five key trends that are predicted to shape the FMCG market over the coming years:

  • Physical Retail Revolution
  • The Online Opportunity
  • Effective Category Management
  • People and Planet
  • Suppler-Retailer Collaboration


Delegates will discover how to address these trends through a range of learning formats across the two days.


Ben Miller, Insight Services and Events Director at IGD, said: “After such a fantastic first year in 2019, we’re thrilled to be back at Tobacco Dock this October for what promises to be an even bigger and richer experience for those working across food and CPG.


“Whether you’re looking to get ahead with the latest trends set to shape the sector, better understand the upcoming challenges to help navigate your future business plans or take the next step in your personal development journey, this is the industry event to attend this year. Join us in discussing the topics that really commercially matter.”


Early bird tickets are available now for a limited time only at




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Notes to editors:

  1. IGD is a research and training charity which sits at the heart of the food and grocery industry. It has a trading subsidiary that provides commercial services. The profits from these commercial services fund the charity.
  2. IGD Live takes place on 14-15 October 2020 at Tobacco Dock, London. Early bird tickets are available now at
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