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IMHX 2019 Centre Stage speaker: Clare Bottle, Coca-Cola European Partners

IMHX 2019 Centre Stage speaker: Clare Bottle, Coca-Cola European Partners

Coca-Cola European Partners' Clare Bottle FCILT will be on the Centre Stage for this year’s IMHX, discussing her company’s sustainability action plan, This Is Forward, on Tuesday 24th September at the NEC Birmingham.

Clare has over 20 years’ experience in the UK logistics sector. She has worked in Warehousing at Coca-Cola European Partners since 2015.  Before that Clare was National Logistics Manager at Lafarge Cement and previously spent several years running her own business as an interim manager.  At CCEP, Clare is responsible for managing stock loss costs, repack activity and 3PL warehousing operations throughout the UK.  In her spare time Clare is a school governor and is training to complete a sponsored bike ride from Land’s End to John O’Groats in 2020 for the logistics charity Transaid.

Session: “This Is Forward”: The logistics of being more sustainable

As a total beverage company, Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) has bold ambitions, set out in “This Is Forward”, the company's sustainability action plan. But if we’re committing not to send anything to landfill, how will we manage the logistics of surplus stock? Clare will talk about CCEP’s partnerships and policies and bring to life the challenge to reduce, reuse and recycle on a global scale.Learning outcomes include:

• The pros and cons of extending shelf-life

• Why FIFO is more complicated than it sounds

• Which disposal routes are best for the environment and why"

IMHX 2019 will be held from 24-27 September, NEC Birmingham. Book your free visitor pass for the UK’s biggest warehousing logistics tradeshow by registering here.

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