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AECOC analyzes the impact of the rise of delivery and new consumer demands


He 16HORECA th Congress of AECOC, which is held in Madrid on 30 Y 31 of May, will focus on impact of auge del delivery in the future of urban mobility, as well as new consumer demands. Bidfood, Davigel -de Brakes Group- Y Pascual quality They analyze the role of e-commerce and presales in the medium term cities increasingly intelligent, hyperconnected and more concerned about the efficiency and sustainability.

In this context, Cyril Filott, Global Strategist Consumer Foods de Rabobank, will address the impact of smart cities and the electric vehicles on optimizing the so-called last mile’.

further, a round table, which will feature the participation of executives Glovo, Uber Eats, Microsoft Y Chivuo’s, They will analyze the role of technology as a generator new business opportunities in the delivery channel, as well as the birth of the so-called digital restaurants and the proliferation of black kitchens (kitchens created exclusively for online orders).

This roundtable will share with attendees the vision of two large international companies, Glovo y Uber Eats, the experience of a group of local restore, Chivuo’s, and the prospect of future software giant Microsoft.

Meanwhile, Efren Alvarez, founder of the startup vitamin Y Santiago Goodfrid, founder of the bakery Celioso, They will share their experience of venture business. Both have taken advantage of the new consumer demands without time to cook and increasingly concerned about their health- to create Wetaca, an online company Tupperware home, y Celicioso, a local bakery specializing in gluten.

business opportunities for the Spanish market in e-commerce will also be presented with the participation of Yoram Wijngaarde, founder Dealroom, who will present the findings of its latest study on e-commerce and delivery.

Success stories

He 16HORECA th Congress of AECOC will present international cases such as France Boissons, leading beverage distributor in the French market, It has opted for digitization to increase sales. As well Loïc Latour, CEO de France Drinks, will share his experience in the digital transformation of the company.

Meanwhile, John Eckbert, CEO de Five Guys, will present the plan to expand the chain, which already has 1.500 establishments and is working to double the company.

The role of crowdfunding in restoration

Meeting Point will address, Likewise, the role of crowdfunding in restoration, with the participation of Pepe Drinks, general manager Crowdcube, the leading platform in Europe crowdfunding investment. The management will address the opportunities and risks offered by this funding model Hospitality.

A successful example is the Barcelona brewery, Garage Beer, What did you get 500.000 euros through the investment crowdfunding platform. James Welsh, will share, during the congress, how he managed to create his business microbrew from crowdfunding.

AECOC Horeca Congress will close with a presentation entitled 'How will technology impact on humanity?’ Anthropologist hand Carbonell Eduald, co-director of Atapuerca, one of the largest research projects on the origins and evolution of human beings.

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Article by the editorial team of DiegoCoquillat.com. It has professionals both in the field of hospitality, gastronomy and tourism, and new technologies and innovation.


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