FDF Event

Groceries Supply Code of Practice Training (GSCOP)


FDF Member £500.00

Non Member £500.00

All prices exclude VAT.


The Groceries Supply Code of Practice (GSCOP) was implemented by the UK Government to encourage major UK supermarkets to treat suppliers fairly. The aim of this course is to understand it and keep up-to-date with its implications and how these can make a difference in your trade negotiations.

Course objectives:

  • To understand what GSCOP is, why it was set up, and its key elements
  • To know how GSCOP affects you and your role
  • To instil confidence on how to use GSCOP/the GCA, including in trade negotiations
  • To have the knowledge to better safeguard your business from unfair dealing

Who should attend?

  • Commercial and Sales Directors
  • Key Account Managers
  • Regulatory and support staff involved in trading with retailers
  • All direct suppliers, whether of branded, private label or fresh products, irrespective of size

Take this short 5-minute tester quiz to check your knowledge of GSCOP and the benefits it has for your business.

"If I'd attended this course a month ago, I'd have saved my company £50,000." -Senior Manager, food manufacturing company

"Essential knowledge for all account managers so that all parties play the game fairly." -National Account Manager, food company

Christine Tacon, the Groceries Code Adjudicator, speaks about the importance of supplier awareness of the Code

This course is presented to you by the British Brands Group

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