The Consumer Goods Forum

The Consumer Goods Forum

The Consumer Goods Forum


22/24, rue du Gouverneur Général Ebo,Issy-les-Moulineaux, Ile-de-France 92130

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Company Description

The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) is a global, parity-based industry network, driven by its members. It brings together the CEOs and senior management of over 400 retailers, manufacturers, service providers and other stakeholders across 70 countries and reflects the diversity of the industry in geography, size, product category and format. Forum member companies have combined sales of EUR 2.5 trillion. Their retailer and manufacturer members directly employ nearly 10 million people with a further 90 million related jobs estimated along the value chain. The Consumer Goods Forum is governed by its Board of Directors, which includes 50 manufacturer and retailer CEOs and Chairmen. The Forum provides a unique global platform for knowledge exchange and initiatives around five strategic priorities – Emerging Trends, Sustainability, Safety & Health, Operational Excellence and Knowledge Sharing & People Development – which are central to the advancement of today’s consumer goods industry. The Forum’s vision is: “Better lives through better business”. To fulfil this, its members have given the Forum a mandate to develop common positions on key strategic and operational issues affecting the consumer goods business, with a strong focus on non-competitive process improvement. The Forum’s success is driven by the active participation of the key players in the sector, who together develop and lead the implementation of best practices along the value chain. With its headquarters in Paris and its regional offices in Washington, D.C., and Tokyo, the CGF serves its members throughout the world.

Executives & Employees

Managing Director

Member-Latin America Regional Board

Member-Information Technology Board

Board of Directors

Executive Chairman at Colgate-Palmolive Co.

Chief Executive Officer at METRO AG

President & Chief Executive Officer at Ahold USA, Inc.

Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer at Danone SA

Chief Executive Officer & Director at Migros Ticaret AS

Executive Chairman at Kimberly-Clark Corp.

President & Chief Executive Officer at CVS Health Corp.

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Target Corp.

Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer at George Weston Limited

Chief Executive Officer at S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.

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