Australian Food & Grocery Council

Our Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor


CHEP is a global provider of supply chain solutions serving the consumer goods, fresh food, beverage, manufacturing and retail sectors in more than 60 countries. CHEP offers a wide range of logistics and operational platforms and support services that are designed to increase performance and lower risk while improving environmental sustainability. CHEP’s 12,500 employees and approximately 300 million pallets and containers deliver comprehensive coverage and exceptional value, supporting more than 500,000 customer touch-points for global brands such as Procter & Gamble, Sysco, Kellogg’s and Nestlé. CHEP is part of the Brambles Group, the operator of a portfolio of businesses that also provides Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) for the fresh food supply chain globally and specialist container solutions to the automotive, aerospace and oil and gas sectors.

Learn more about CHEP and the Brambles Group.


Gold Sponsors

CROSSMARK is an established leader in Field Sales, Merchandising and Marketing, offering national coverage for products and services throughout Australia and New Zealand. We deliver smarter solutions that help brands grow faster and more efficiently.

With a strong client service team and an experienced field force, CROSSMARK provides a flexible and innovative approach to activating strategies in retail. We partner with clients to increase their presence within the retail marketplace and deliver sales growth for their business. Learn more about Crossmark.

EY EY is pleased to sponsor the Australian Food & Grocery Council (AFGC). Our collaboration is an important part of helping the Australian food, beverage and manufacturing industry to be world-class, sustainable, socially-responsible and competing profitably, both here in Australia and internationally. Learn more about EY.
Nielsen-Logo-small In 100 countries around the world, Nielsen provides clients the most complete understanding of what consumers watch and buy.  As a global leader in measurement and information, we believe providing our clients a precise understanding of the consumer is the key to making the right decisions — decisions that can lead to profitable growth. Learn more about Nielsen.
Touchstone Executive Search is a leading senior executive search firm specialising in the FMCG industry. Touchstone provides retained, relationship-based services to a discreet handful of leading companies. Founder and Managing Director Chris Klingbeil is one of Australia’s leading senior executive search consultants, having worked with several top 100 and multinational corporations in Australia and the USA. Learn more about Touchstone Executive Search.



Silver Sponsor

StayinFront is a leading global provider of mobile, cloud-based field force effectiveness and customer relationship management solutions for consumer goods organizations. Companies of all sizes, in over 50 countries, use StayinFront software to streamline sales operations and reduce the complexity, time and expense associated with field efforts. StayinFront products provide companies with timely, accurate field data and insight, enabling field reps and management to do more, know more and sell more. Learn more about StayinFront.


Bronze Sponsors

As Australia’s leading product content solutions provider, our mission is to help our clients drive sales, reduce costs and save time with better product content management. Our SKUlibrary platform is the industry leading solution to enable brands and retailers to efficiently communicate product images, data and features on retailers’ web sites, brand sites and field sales tools. As former retailers we understand the misery experienced by vendors and their customers in managing product information and making their products look good in digital channels. Our comprehensive turnkey solution and excellent client service, delivers the highest quality, whilst minimising client effort and cost. This gives our clients a competitive advantage, as enjoyed by many of the AFGC members.  Learn more about SKUvantage.


SUEZ provides solutions that maintain, optimise and secure the resources essential for our future.
In Australia, we have more than 2,600 employees who are experts in the water, waste and oil and gas sectors. We supply seven million people with drinking water and divert 800,000 tonnes of waste from landfill every year.
With 850 collection vehicles and 100 operations across Australia, our recycling and waste recovery division provides reliable collection, recycling and resource recovery services to more than 56,000 customers and more than 3.7 million residents every week. Learn more about SUEZ.


Swisslog is a global supplier of integrated logistics solutions with a comprehensive portfolio of services. These services range from building complex warehouses and distribution centers to in-house logistics solutions for hospitals. Customers in more than 50 countries around the world rely on our decades of experience in planning and implementing integrated logistics solutions. Learn more about Swisslog.





AFGC offers a number of sponsorship opportunities that have been designed to provide maximum promotional coverage for your organisation.Upcoming events bring together key personnel involved in corporate management within the food and grocery industry including retailers and manufacturers, along with major players in the Commonwealth and State Parliaments, Ambassadors, senior government officials, academics and media representatives.Each AFGC event offers a powerful platform for profiling your organisation as well as providing unique networking opportunities. Our regular Member communications also provide avenues to reach AFGC Members.Our levels of sponsorship range from Platinum, Gold, Silver and Bronze Sponsorship along with a variety of other opportunities.

To find out more about what’s on offer have a look at our Sponsorship Packages document below, which will outline the benefits for each level of sponsorship – 2019 Sponsorship Prospectus.




David Hall, Director Business Development