Workshop on retail supply skills

Great Southern food and beverage producers and processors can learn about supplying goods to major retail chains through a workshop in Albany on Wednesday 16 October. Retail buyer experts Samantha Watson (Goldfish Consulting) and Annemette Thomsen (International Business Advisor) will share their local and international experience.

Tactics for Engaging with Retail Buyers is a three-hour workshop presented through the Food Industry Innovation team at the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development. It aims to prepare producers for interactions with current and potential buyers.

The workshop runs from 2pm to 5pm at the Albany Surf Club in Flinders Parade at Middleton Beach. Registration costs $30 and can be made on-line. For further information, contact Jon Berry on 9780 6283 or by email.

Following the workshop, participants are invited to an industry networking event from 5pm to 7pm, which is included in the registration and presented in partnership with the GSDC and the Albany Chamber of Commerce and Industry.