Réseau Vrac

Course content

This practical training involves shadowing a retailer and gleaning valuable advice and useful tips.

Overall aim

Confirm interest in pursuing the project to become a packaging-free retailer.

By the end of the course participants should be able to

  • Place orders, receive goods, stack shelves, manage traceability and clean equipment
  • Greet and advise customers, take payment and manage tares and scales.
  • Price, label, and stack shelves according to merchandising principles
  • Know diverse products and their uses
  • Follow procedures for opening and closing a shop

Teaching methods

  • Practical field training in real-life conditions
  • Hands-on participation
  • Feedback given at the end of each day


  • Participants should follow the “Opening a packaging-free shop” training course before registering
  • Courses are open to Packaging-free Network members only.
    To register, please sign in or join the association.


  • Minimum participant : 1
  • Maximum participants : 2