Wholesale Markets 3.0 - from distribution centre to food hotspot
February 8, 2018
09:30 - 10:30
Hall B/CityCube Berlin
Across the world, wholesale markets are important places for the trade in fresh produce and the logistics of distribution. Consumers benefit when the specialists for fresh food and for plants and flowers come together in one place. But what is happening to the fresh produce centres, faced with competing platforms, changing consumer habits and society’s estimation of the wholesaler? How are they to continue to ensure the general public can buy good quality food? And what does that mean for the players in the market? This forum takes a bold look at a fresh future.
Kaasten Reh, Project Director Events & Awards, Fruchthandel Magazin, Fruitnet Media International GmbH
Andreas Foidl, Senior Partner, Belius GmbH
Clemens Götzinger, Managing Director, Lindner GmbH
Uwe Kluge, Division Manager Whole Sale Market Bremen / chairman of the board of GFI, Bremen Wholesale Market, GFI Deutsche Frischemärkte e.V.
Axel Markwardt, Special Advisor to Local Government and General Manager of Munich Municipal Corporations, City of Munich
Giannis Triantafyllis, General Manager / member of the board of the WUWM, CMFO Central Markets & Fishery Organization SA, WUWM World Union of Wholesale Markets