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Understanding UK Supermarket Product Requirements

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The Food and Drink Forum

Southglade Food Park

Nottingham

NG5 9RG

United Kingdom

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Understand the processes required to supply UK supermarkets

This short session provides an overview of the key requirements of supplying UK supermarkets. The session will be particularly useful for those businesses looking to supply UK supermarkets in the future. Supplying such retailers requires a large number of procedures to be followed, ensure your business is able to achieve the required standards.

Aim

To equip delegates with an understanding of the requirements to supply their food products to UK supermarkets, and the procedures that need to be implemented to achieve this.

Objectives

Delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the requirements of supplying UK supermarkets

Who Should Attend?

Suitable for those food and drink businesses who are not yet supplying UK supermarkets but are considering supplying them in the future.

Course Topics:

  • Why work with UK supermarkets?
  • Own brand or supermarket brand?
  • Ensuring a legal ‘shelf ready’ product
  • Certification requirements
  • How to deal with supermarket buyers
  • The retail environment and shelf space
  • Technical requirements to supply a supermarket
  • The new product development process


Event Details

Cost: Fully funded, (non attendance maybe charged)

Please remember that if you cannot attend the event you must cancel 48 hours prior to the event through Eventbrite, otherwise we may have to charge in full for your place.

Refreshments: Tea, coffee and lunch will be provided

Fully funded by the ESF D2N2 Skills for Growth Project


Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this funded course, you must meet the small business eligiblity criteria, set out in the booking form.

  • You must employ less than 250 employees

  • Be a manufacturer of food or drink products

  • Have a manufacturing base in Nottinghamshire or Derbyshire


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Southglade Food Park

Nottingham

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United Kingdom

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