The keynote speakers who opened the workshop were as follows: Kirill Grigoriev, First Deputy Minister of the Moscow Region Ministry for Consumer Market and Services; Nadezhda Karisalova, Deputy Minister of the Moscow Region Ministry for Investments and Innovations; and Igor Kuimov, President of the Moscow Region Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
They emphasized the necessity to conduct events aimed at training potential suppliers to interact with retail chains.
After the official opening, the workshop got started. The moderator was Valeria Gulimova, Director of the Department for the Entrepreneurship Development (the Moscow Region Chamber of Commerce and Industry).
Industry-specific, authorized retail chain officials provided consultations to potential suppliers on the terms of selection, filling out documents, rules of interaction and communication with retail chains, mandatory audit, and also discussed key issues of the quality assurance system.
The delegates from the Trading House Russian Basalt described the workshop as a relevant and effective event for those suppliers and manufacturers who intend to establish successful and fruitful collaboration with retail chains that reach out to end consumers, and enable them to present their products to a wide range of prospects.
Retail chains are the main points of interaction with end users working in the area of private housing construction, and they provide an opportunity for direct dialogue, therefore, this kind of event always attracts interest,
– says Oksana Chernykh, the General Director of TD “Russian Basalt”.