Amid depressed margins, how are entrepreneurs backed by private investors turning around the agri-business supply chain, logistics and warehousing sector in a space majorly dominated by family run businesses? Are there enough proven business models to draw capital for scaling up businesses? How will players in the space find solutions to a host of issues plaguing the sector—fragmented supply chain as well as inadequate cold storage and warehousing facilities, transportation, distribution and last mile connectivity? What are different innovative tools empowering supply chain management and controlled atmosphere systems? What are the challenges in attracting investments into cold-storage, refrigerated trucks and other modern logistics?
Join the dialogue with experts at the
6th edition of VCCircle Agri & Food Investment Summit scheduled for October 28 at ITC Grand Central, Mumbai.
The summit will be attended by entrepreneurs, agri experts and private investors who will discuss opportunities across the agri & food value chain. Topics will include:
-Boosting the farm input sector – seeds, fertilisers, irrigation, farm equipment & animal feed
-Evolving niche opportunities in organic foods, cattle farms, breweries & food ingredients market.
-Innovations in primary & secondary processing: food commodities, dairy & poultry, ready-to-eat packaged food
-Opportunities in farm fresh retail – fruits, vegetables & high value commodities
In addition to a host of interesting panel discussions, VCCircle Showcase will present select innovative & emerging companies in agri infrastructure, warehousing & supply chain logistics, dairy & poultry, primary processing, processed food, food services and retail space. If you think your company reflects innovation in agri & food space, Click Here to apply or register your nomination with firstname.lastname@example.org. Hurry up; the last date to apply for VCCircle Showcase is October 20, 2014.
The summit will bring together more than 200 CEOs from top and emerging food & agri firms, government representatives, private equity fund managers, venture capitalists, entrepreneurs, bankers, advisors and management consultants who are looking to do business in agri and food space.
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