Virtual roundtable

As a subscriber to IGD’s Supply Chain Analysis, you can access up to five virtual roundtable events per year.

We’ll select a hot topic for each session and bring industry peers together to discuss and share insights via interactive breakouts.

Register for a Supply Chain Analysis virtual roundtable to:

  • Connect with like-minded professionals
  • Share and build knowledge
  • Interact with peers, customers, and experts

Browse our calendar of events below for further information and details on how to register.

Is your online availability good enough? Tackling the challenges and exploring solutions

The online grocery channel is set to grow in almost every market in the coming years. Now is the time to establish firm foundations to set your business up for future success.

This interactive session will focus on the area of online availability. We’ll reflect on the key insights gleaned from recent work in this area and discuss what these findings will mean for food and consumer goods supply chains going forwards.

We'll look at the key barriers to online availability that you’ll need to address, compare experiences and priorities, and explore opportunities for action through a blend of IGD insight and experience-sharing with peers and partners.

Why attend?

  • Compare experiences of managing online availability with your peers and partners
  • Make connections that help solve problems and build relationships for the future
  • Use insight to inform your online supply chain strategy

Who should attend?

This session is targeted at manufacturers/suppliers and retailers involved in managing online grocery supply chains.


14:00 - 14:10

Welcome and introduction

14:10 - 14:25

Insight share – key insights from IGD’s ecommerce supply chain research

14:25 – 15:25

Group discussion and experience share

15:25 – 15:35


15:35 - 15:45

Conclusions, wrap-up, next steps

The session will be facilitated by

Kathleen McLoughlin, Senior Supply Chain Analyst, IGD

Kathleen McLoughlin

Senior Supply Chain Analyst, IGD

Chris Irish, Head of Insight – Supply Chain Analysis, IGD

Chris Irish

Head of Insight – Supply Chain Analysis, IGD

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