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Fruit Forums

Sponsored by the NFU 

NFU Fruit Forums 2019

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12:00                            Supporting and promoting our berry industry – the British Summer Fruits and Love Fresh Berries campaign  

Speakers:                   Nicholas Marston, Chairman of British Summer Fruits

Each year British Summer Fruits funds and oversees a consumer PR campaign, Love Fresh Berries. As part of this, Red Brick Road runs an annual campaign including an ongoing press office, media outreach to press and broadcast media on labour and other industry matters and hosts events to help boost consumption of berries and awareness of the industry. BSF also lobbies on issues such as Brexit and seasonal labour.

13:00                            Your rights as a supplier: understanding the Groceries Code with Christine Tacon         

Speaker:                     Christine Tacon, The Groceries Code Adjudicator 

The Groceries Code can benefit your business.  Christine Tacon, the Groceries Code Adjudicator, is on a mission to make sure every supplier knows about the Code. She’ll explain how the Code can benefit you, when to speak up and the progress the GCA has secured so far.

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BASIS logoThis year you can earn up to 6 BASIS points.  Two of the six points on offer can be obtained by heading to the BASIS stand and presenting a BASIS membership card to a member of the team. Those without a card can fill in a form with their details.