One of the biggest challenges in the Fresh Department is controlling and managing food waste and shrink. METTLER TOLEDO's latest On-Demand Webinar discusses key points centered around reducing waste, tracking/identification, and how fresh department employees can help prevent loss. Learn about packaging innovations for fresh foods, how packaging effects perception of freshness, shrink factors across the supply chain, and opportunities to reduce shrink.
 
The webinar's moderator, Bruce Axtman, is president of Nielsen Perishables Group, a strategic consulting firm that was recently acquired by Nielsen. Bruce has more than 20 years of experience in the strategic consulting business, and specializes in guiding fresh food clients in the move toward a consumer-driven marketing model.
 
METTLER TOLEDO is a leading global supplier of precision instruments and services. The Company's food retail solutions are customized to help retailers grow sales and improve operational efficiencies in their fresh departments. The Company is the world's largest manufacturer and marketer of weighing instruments for use in laboratory, industrial and food retailing applications.
 
Learn about packaging innovations for fresh foods, how packaging effects perception of freshness, shrink factors across the supply chain, and opportunities to reduce shrink.
 
Bruce has more than 20 years experience in the strategic consulting business, and specializes in guiding fresh food clients in the move toward a consumer-driven marketing model. Bruce works with the top supermarket retailers in the country as well as the leading perishables food suppliers and is often asked to share his integrated go-to-market approach at industry events. Bruce holds a bachelor's degree in business from the University of Washington and lives in Chicago.
 
For further details or to register for this on-demand webinar, visithttp://www.mt.com/retail-shrinkwebinar?crel=ePR_PP_EN
 
Contact informations:
Mettler-Toledo International Inc.
Im Langacher,  Zip Code 8606
Greifensee, Switzerland
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Phone     : +41-44-944 33 85
Website  : www.mt.com
 
About Author:
METTLER TOLEDO specializes in the area of precision instruments for professional use. METTLER TOLEDO laboratory instruments are used in research, scientific, drug discovery, and quality control labs, amongst many others in the pharmaceutical, chemical, food and cosmetics industries. METTLER TOLEDO comprehensive industrial solutions cover the various steps in a host of manufacturing processes at many of the same customers that laboratory serves. Solutions range from receiving raw materials through various manufacturing processes, in-line process control and end-of-line packaging control, to logistics and shipping. Increasingly, these solutions are fully integrated into the customer's IT environment, helping automate their workflows. In food retail, our offering for fresh food management ranges from receiving and pre-packaging, to in-store solutions for self-service departments, deli counters, and checkout terminals.