Executive Briefings

CPG Group Launches Online Collaborative Platform for Members Worldwide

The Consumer Goods Forum has created what it calls the first professional online network of the retail and consumer goods industry. The purpose is enable the group's mission to facilitate industry-wide collaboration and to enable members to work together by serving shoppers, consumers and communities better, faster, with greater value and more responsibly.

The Knowledge Navigator will enable CGF members to be a more integral and active part of its network sharing all over the world, anywhere, anytime, says Indra Nooyi, PepsiCo chairman and CEO and co‐chair of the CGF Knowledge Sharing and People Development pillar. "The Knowledge Navigator is a new, web‐based tool, developed in partnership with leading technology companies Microsoft, CapGemini, Newsgator and Artis that will enable the advanced industry collaboration and communication among CGF members needed to tackle the industry's global challenges and opportunities," she says.

Gareth Ackerman, newly elected co‐chair of the CGF and chairman of Pick n Pay Stores Ltd. says, "This new one stop digital center, will enable CGF working group members from manufacturers, retailers and CGF staff to virtually work more effectively and efficiently together on emerging trends, sustainability, health and safety, operational excellence, and talent development."

Source: Consumer Goods Forum

The Knowledge Navigator will enable CGF members to be a more integral and active part of its network sharing all over the world, anywhere, anytime, says Indra Nooyi, PepsiCo chairman and CEO and co‐chair of the CGF Knowledge Sharing and People Development pillar. "The Knowledge Navigator is a new, web‐based tool, developed in partnership with leading technology companies Microsoft, CapGemini, Newsgator and Artis that will enable the advanced industry collaboration and communication among CGF members needed to tackle the industry's global challenges and opportunities," she says.

Gareth Ackerman, newly elected co‐chair of the CGF and chairman of Pick n Pay Stores Ltd. says, "This new one stop digital center, will enable CGF working group members from manufacturers, retailers and CGF staff to virtually work more effectively and efficiently together on emerging trends, sustainability, health and safety, operational excellence, and talent development."

Source: Consumer Goods Forum