13 November 2018 / London


speakers announced and more to come


essential Supply Chain Analysis streams


'Doing business with...' retailer breakouts


Trading partner check-ins and reserved roundtables

With the theme of SUPPLY CHAINS FOR GROWTH, the IGD Supply Chain Summit 2018 brings you together with the retailers, suppliers and solution providers that are adapting and thriving in the face of:

  • Demand and supply planning

  • Customer service

  • Collaboration

  • Logistical challenges

With the theme of SUPPLY CHAINS FOR GROWTH, the interactive programme will allow you to create a day that will give you everything you need to enhance your food and grocery supply chain.

Reasons to attend

Inspire your thinking with fresh looks at challenging issues

Consider the impacts of BREXIT with experts and companies already adapting

Address your specific needs by joining sessions and breakouts that matter most

Interact with trading partners and align your business on strategic priorities

Get IGD insights and learning experiences on top of supply chain topics

Explore best practices and collaborative opportunities to drive efficiency

Learn about the disruptive tools that will be common-place tomorrow

Hear cross-industry case studies to revolutionise your own supply chain strategies

Confirmed speakers

Your interactive programme options include:

4 IGD Supply Chain Analysis Sessions

Customer centric

Resilient and responsive

Powered by people

Transformed by technology

Trading Partner Check-ins

An opportunity to discuss best practices and initiatives 1-2-1 with specific companies. Companies hosting tables to be announced shortly.

Interested in hosting a table? Retailers, wholesalers and manufacturers please email James Tupper, our ECR Learning & Change Manager

Roundtable Conversations

Reserve a slot to start a discussion on any topic to solve problems.

Companies, times, tables and topics reserved to be announced soon.

Interested in reserving your time, table and topic? Retailers, wholesalers and manufacturers please email James Tupper, our ECR Learning & Change Manager

Innovation Hub

Innovative and award-winning solutions that will showcase how specific companies can enhance your supply chain.

Current exhibitors include:

Put your business in front of retailers and suppliers to showcase how you can enhance their supply chain performance better than ever. Speak to Christophe, our International Sales Manager, to design a bespoke sponsor package that’s right for you. [email protected] 01923 857141

‘How to do business with…’ Retailer Breakouts

What our delegates love about the event


… bringing together supply chain professionals from across the FMCG industry to learn about and discuss the biggest developments in food and grocery …

Great event to hear best practice, retailer and supplier insights and the ability to be inspired to drive improvements.

Inspiring event… provides stimulus for debate and re-assures what I'm working on is on the right lines.

Supply Chain Summit 2018

Early Bird tickets available*

IGD Members: £475 | €570 - save £100

Non-members: £875 | €1050 - save £100

*Early Bird tickets available until Friday 27 July 2018 or while stocks last. Early Bird tickets are offered on a first-come first-served basis.

  • As part of IGD’s commitment to help small businesses to grow, IGD is offering a small business rate for this event. To qualify for a discounted rate, you will need to be a small manufacturing business with a global turnover of less than £10 Million.
  • The 5 for 4 discount is available only at the time of purchase. Additional colleagues cannot be added to an existing booking. If you wish to register more than 5 delegates, please contact us directly at [email protected] for assistance.

Cancellation fees

Cancellations and name changes to be confirmed in writing

Over 30 days notice - Full refund
15 - 30 days notice - 50% refund
Less than 15 days notice - No refund/transfers

Please email [email protected]

Additional information

Prices displayed ex-VAT. IGD reserves the right to alter any element of the programme, such as speakers, times and venue, should the need arise. All bookings are subject to acceptance of IGD Terms & Conditions. IGD reserves the right to reject any order at its discretion.