Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Cold Storage 2019

March 14 @ 09:30 - 17:00

£100 – £350

The Definitive Annual Industry Conference for the UK Cold Storage Industry 

In a dynamic and changing market cold storage businesses are having to adapt fast. Cold Storage 2019 is the opportunity to make sure your business is on top of the latest UK and global market trends, the technological innovations and the regulatory changes that are shaping our industry.

The Conference is designed for senior and emerging leaders in temperature-controlled storage businesses. Leaders will be drawn from commercial, operational and regulatory compliance functions. It will also attract a strong cohort of professionals providing services and equipment solutions to cold storage businesses.



Leading the Industry – An introduction to the day: Shane Brennan, Chief Executive – Food Storage & Distribution Federation

Adapting to a Changing Retail Market: Ed Sibley Commercial Director – HIM consumer market research experts

Scanning the Horizon – the industrial property market: Nick Hardie, Senior Associate Director, National Industrial & Logistics – BNP Paribas Real Estate

Facing the Future: Tim Moran, Managing Director –  Yearsley Logistics / Lineage UK



Harnessing Digitisation in the Supply Chain: Nick Eades, Chief Marketing Officer – Wincanton

Unblocked – Understanding the opportunities of Blockchain: Kati Arndt, Associate Partner, Cognitive Process Transformation – IBM

The Future of Cold Store Automation: Mike Vernon, Head of Innovation, Kuehne + Nagel UK



Climate Change and the Cold Chain – what does it mean for us: Claire Chaffer, Technical Director & Peter Von Lany, Technical Lead – Strategic Decision Making – Jacobs

Minimising Food Waste in the Cold Chain: Sally Wake, Business Development Director – Company Shop Group

Safe Management of Refrigeration Systems – what you need to know: Dr Dermot Cotter, Managing Director – Star Technical Solutions


Supported by


More Partnership opportunities available – Contact the FSDF team for more details


March 14
09:30 - 17:00
£100 – £350
Event Categories:
Event Tags:
, , ,


National Conference Centre
Coventry Road, Bickenhill,
Solihull, B92 OEJ United Kingdom
+ Google Map


Tickets are not available as this event has passed.