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Unwrapped – Food and Beverage Quick Bites

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Join us for this Quick Bites seminar on the contemporary challenges, synergies and opportunities within Food and Beverage Sector.
Tuesday, 17 October 2023
55 Produce Drive. Epping, Victoria, 3076
Lauren Gill -
03 9217 2170
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The City of Whittlesea, in collaboration with the Department of Jobs, Skills, Industry and Regions, invites you to “Unwrapped – Food and Beverage Quick Bites". This focused gathering aims to discuss the contemporary challenges, synergies and opportunities within the food and beverage industry. A light-standing breakfast will be provided.

Hosted by Margaret McLelland, the morning commences with a warm welcome and an express tour of the Melbourne Market, providing the perfect foundation for an insightful morning.

The event includes interactive and insightful "Quick Bites", culminating in an engaging panel discussion featuring expert presenters who will:

1. Delve into the evolving dynamics of consumer preferences, offering an in-depth analysis of choices and trends.
2. Examine the intricate balance between sustainable packaging practices, durability, and the complexities of logistics.
3. Explore both challenges and opportunities within the machinery and packaging sector.

The participants and audience include industry professionals, academia, and thought leaders, facilitating a comprehensive exploration of the ever-evolving food and beverage sector. Participants are encouraged to engage in open dialogues to build innovative solutions and meaningful connections.

Join us for this exceptional opportunity to contribute to the future of the food and beverage sector. Attendees will gain fresh insights, establish valuable connections, and actively participate in shaping positive changes that resonate across the sector.

Speakers of the morning include:

1. Melbourne Market – Mark Maskiell, CEO

2. Costa group – Manpreet Sidhu, GM

3. Viking Food Solutions – Stuart Mead, MD

**Please note: For the Melbourne Market Express Tour, there will be approximately 1km of walking. Comfortable covered footwear is recommended. **

Join us on Tuesday, October 17 from 7am - 9:30am at the Melbourne Wholesale Fruit, Vegetable and Flower Market (Gate 1.)

Please RSVP by 10 October 2023.

Unwrapped – Food and Beverage Quick Bites

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