Feeding Cities Summit : post-Brexit food challenges

London, UK: The United Kingdom Warehousing Association is hosting a Feeding Cities Summit, where attendees discuss the challenges ahead and consider potential solutions.

The Feeding Cities Summit takes place on21 November at the British Museum, London, and will consider what is best practice in urban food service and local convenience grocery logistics, examine the challenge of meeting today’s technology-enabled consumer and deliver an insight into the current thinking of policy makers and planning experts.

Peter Ward, chief executive, UKWA said: “The Feeding Cities Summit is a chance for retailers, food producers and the wider logistics community to share knowledge and best practice experiences and, importantly, make their voices heard at a time when  Government policy makers are listening. I urge stakeholders to attend and have their say.”

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