Community News

ECR Community News

ECR Community news is where you can find interesting stories from across our community of 20 national organisations.  We report on everything from headline research to press releases and more. ECR Community news highlights industry expertise on both on the demand and supply side.  We regularly conduct research and publish reports looking at a range of ‘hot topics’ across the industry.

 

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December 5, 2017

Collaborative Food Waste Maturity Model

The beautiful city of Prague provided the backdrop for the launch of the ECR Community Shrink and OSA Groups long...

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December 5, 2017

13th Annual ECR Russia Forum

ECR Russia has recently completed its 13th Annual Forum in Moscow. The two day event attracted more then 1,300 delegates...

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December 1, 2017

ECR Community on Food Waste

Reducing food waste has been declared a priority by the consumer and in turn the retailers and fresh suppliers that...

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November 23, 2017

Italy on the Move

The final edition form ESM this year, focuses on ECR Italy and intermodal logistics solutions aimed at driving greater efficiencies into supply...

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November 20, 2017

ECR Russia Leading the Technology Eco-System Revolution

More than 1300 delegates from 100 companies gathered in Moscow for the 13th Annual ECR Russian Forum. The two day...

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October 25, 2017

Launch of the Food Waste Collaboration Maturity Model

November 30th marks an important event for ECR Community Shrink & OSA Group as we prepare to launch the food waste...

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October 16, 2017

Invitation; ECR Community Shrink and OSA Group, “Sell More, Waste less” Workshop Prague 30th November, 2017

On November 30th, at the University of Economics in Prague, the ECR Community Shrink & OSA Group, along with academics...

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October 11, 2017

Tomas Martoch appointed Co-Chair of ECR Community

    We are delighted to announce the appointment of Tomas Martoch as Co-chair of ECR Community, effective immediately.  This...

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October 4, 2017

A glimpse into the future at Supermarcato Del Futuro, Milan

Want to know the fat content of a product? Where your meat been sourced from? Whether a product is gluten...

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September 25, 2017

Feeding Poland’s Future: how to win the revolution?

In recent years, Poland's labour market has been subject to dynamic, even revolutionary changes. Employers who used to dominate the...

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September 13, 2017

A Collaborative Approach is Boosting Polish Retail

This months ESM features an article on ECR Poland in conjunction with Carrefour Poland. The article focuses on collaboration between...

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September 11, 2017

Increasingly sustainable logistics from GS1 Italy and the Freight Leaders Council

A new partnership between GS1 Italy and Freight Leaders Council for increasingly sustainable logistics With practical tools: the environmental footprint...

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September 6, 2017

ECR Webinar Series: The Future Category Management

Tomorrow's Category Management Today: How do Brands Achieve their Goals in a World Without Planograms and Shelves? The first slide...

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August 22, 2017

The Future of Online Category Management

A series of three webinars on the significant changes that make category management for the online channel radically different to...

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July 31, 2017

Hard or soft Brexit? Scenarios from IGD

The clock is ticking on the UK’s exit from the EU. Unless an extension is agreed, the UK will leave by...

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July 24, 2017

Efficiency on a Grand Scale from ECR Russia

ESM chats to ECR Russia about efforts to implement efficiency measures in a rapidly growing retail market.  

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June 13, 2017

Relieving the Problem with Pallets

ECR Poland has just released its sixth version of the highly successful Pallet Assessment Cards (PAC) available in multiple languages...

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June 7, 2017

‘Osservatorio Immagino’ Product labels show Italian consumers’ behavior

GS1 Italy is proud to present “Osservatorio Immagino”, a new report that combines the product data printed on the labels...

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June 5, 2017

ECR Community Shrink and OSA Group Checkout Magazine

ECR Community Shrink and OSA Group, present ideas on tackling the growing problem of food waste.

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May 29, 2017

Update from the 12th Annual ECR Hellas (Greece) Conference “Tightrope Walking to Growth”.

On the 17th of May 2017, ECR Hellas organized the 12th Annual Conference in Athens “Tightrope Walking to Growth”. This...

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May 22, 2017

Official Start Lean and Green Czech

Tomáš Martoch, director of the ECR GS1 Community in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, visited Connekt in Delft for a two-day...

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May 12, 2017

Feeding Ireland’s Feature Overview

Feeding Ireland's Future (FIF) is an initiative whereby retailers, suppliers and service providers to the Irish food and grocery sector...

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April 12, 2017

European Commission Update

Environment MEPs put forward a number of possible measures to cut the EU 88 million tonnes per year food waste...

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April 3, 2017

At the heart of ECR Austria: A Best Practice Guide on Waste Prevention

The ECR Austria working group “Waste Prevention” has produced this Best Practice Guide to catalogue examples of how it is...

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March 21, 2017

ECR Russia’s National Forum

The dates have been set for the 13th Annual ECR Russia's National Forum on 13th and 14th of September, 2017...

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March 6, 2017

Newly formed Institut du Commerce

An update from the newly formed Institut du Commerce  

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February 24, 2017

ECR Community Quarterly Meeting

ECR Community Quarterly Meeting, Brussels

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January 25, 2017

How standarized parcel labels could improve turnover from GS1 Netherlands

How standarized parcel labels could improve turnover from GS1 Netherlands

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January 2, 2017

How OSA (out-of-stock) impacts the shopper from ECR Italy and GS1

How OSA (out-of-stock) impacts the shopper from ECR Italy and GS1

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2016 News

21 Dec, 2016 An update from ECR Russia

14 Dec, 2016 The merger of ECR, IFLS and IFM in France leading to the formation of the Institute for Retail

14 Dec, 2016 ESM Article “ECR Community: Taking A New Approach

07 Dec, 2016 Welcome to ECR Community, by Declan Carolan and Valentin Wepfer

11 Oct, 2016 ECR Community appoints a new board

14 Sept, 2016 ECR Europe becomes ECR Community