Your value chain is about meaningful relationships. To ensure your value chain is right for your business, it’s important that you ask the right questions. In this short video, Dr. Martin Gooch, Director of the Value Chain Management Centre, tells you what to look for when building these relationships.
Sponsored by Farm Credit Canada – Published December 2012
View 11 video presentations emphasizing the strong collaboration and shared vision between DPI and industry while working to realize market access and build industry capability and competitiveness.
Presented to the Victoria Dept of Primary Industry, Melbourne Australia. Presented to Hort 2020 Board, Brisbane Australia. February 2012.
Presented at the Capturing Competitive Advantage Through Traceability: Learning from the UK Experience Workshop. August 8, 2011, Mississauga, Ontario.
Presented at the VCM Conference, Steyr, Austria, May 2011
Presented at the 18th IFMA Congress, Methven, New Zealand, March 2011
Thank you to the following speakers for sharing their presentations. To access the presentations, please click on the following links:
- Claudia Schmidt, George Morris Centre
- Keivan Zokaei, SA Partners
- Andrew Telfer, Walmart Canada
- Maria Klimas, Guelph Food Technology Centre | Lloyd Hipel, Enviro-Stewards Inc
- Ingrid Von Cube, Appetizingly Yours Inc.
- Michael Paszti, Maple Leaf Foods | Rothsay
- Jamie Reaume, Ontario Food Terminal | Holland Marsh Growers Association
- Michael Von Massow, University of Guelph, CME
- Richard Kingdon, Second Harvest | InStride Solutions
- Shelley Stone, Ontario Christian Gleaners
- Michael Bloom, The Conference Board of Canada
- Ralph Martin, University of Guelph, Loblaw Chair, Sustainable Food Production
How to reduce food waste leading to increased profitability and environmental sustainability
November 19, 2012 Mississauga Ontario, Maple Leaf Foods ThinkFOOD Centre
Expert speakers from Canada and overseas included stakeholders across the chain: producers, processors, retailers and food service companies to food rescue charities and academia. Companies presenting at the forum included large Canadian and international businesses such as Sobeys Inc, Maple Leaf Foods, Walmart Canada, along with small local businesses such as Appetizingly Yours. Community groups included Ontario Christian Gleaners and Second Harvest.
Speakers – Agenda – “Cut Waste, GROW PROFIT™” Background Paper – Presentations – Photo Gallery
Thank you to our sponsors:
University of Guelph, Ontario Agricultural College, Maple Leaf Foods, IFCO, MNP LLP
Alliance of Ontario Food Processors, Canadian Horticulture Council, Farm Credit Canada, Faye Clack Communications Inc, Guelph Food Technology Centre, Ontario Food Industry Environmental Coalition, SA Partners, SCG Communications.
View online summary of the conference, here. Workshop, here.
Thank you to our speakers for kindly sharing their presentations with us.
April 3 Presentations: Value Chain Innovation
Canadian Sheep Federation, C&M Seeds, CRF (Colac Otway) Pty. Ltd., IICA, Ipsos Forward, Sevita, Vineland Growers Co-operative Ltd., Value Chain Management Centre, Vineland Research and Innovation Centre, Zespri, Summary
April 4 Presentations: Lean, Six Sigma Workshop
Introduction, Agricultural Adaptation Council, CRF (Colac Otway) Pty. Ltd., Maple Leaf Foods, SA Partners, Value Chain Management Centre, Wm Morrison Supermarkets Plc, Zespri, Summary