The 7 Best Events For Freight Shipping in 2015


The 3PL Summit is North America’s largest and most high-level gathering of logistics executives and their manufacturer and retailer supply chain counterparts. The conference will feature so much information, including seminars, workshops, and speeches, that you might wish you could attend them all. This fall, you may want to head north for the annual Surface Transportation Summit, to be held just outside of Toronto.

The Long Tail of the Supply Chain: Part 2 - Pareto is Dead


In the recent Consumer Goods Technology (CGT) web seminar entitled “ Driving Results Despite Item Complexity ”, one slide quoted her as saying previously,“If the products have a skewed distribution and it is your desire to meet a higher service level, then the deterministic technologies of APS and ERP are not designed to meet your needs.”. In last week’s blog , Lora Cecere emphasized the need to forego traditional forecasting and replenishment strategies in the long tail.

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Washington 2020 – Jon Stevens


He is a frequent speaker at conferences and seminars on Cloud Technology, Business Networks, Supply Chain Strategy and Alliance Management. While at Ariba, Jon has led the Global Channel & Alliances Organization, the Consulting and Professional Services Team, the North America Pre-Sales team and the Business Strategy team. Jon Stevens. President. Jon is the President of the JLL Digital Businesses.

What’s Driving the Increase in Transportation Management Technology Spend?

Talking Logistics

Lastly, transportation costs have always been a focus, but are increasing due to the constrained capacity, not just in North America, but in Europe as well. To understand how top performers’ transportation management strategies, tactics and technology decisions garner the investment and benefits, join the upcoming 2018 Transportation Management Benchmark Study web seminar.

How Diversity and Adversity Can Challenge and Grow your Career

Supply Chain Nation

This week’s Wednesday’s for Women features ElMarie Hugo, senior director of North America Industry Strategy as interviewed by Christine Dykstra, director of North America Demand Generation. In my second month in America, I was tasked to resolve operational issues in a project that had gone south for an OEM (P&A Distribution).

Trade Acronyms as a Second Language

CH Robinson Transportfolio

North America Free Trade Agreement. Or, attend one of our upcoming seminars on customs and trade compliance. Trade Acronyms as a Second Language | Transportfolio. Everyone is talking about trade and tariffs—and the potential impacts on businesses and countries.

Jaro Caban: “Establishing S&OP is a challenging journey”

Supply Chain Movement

Cargill Animal Nutrition (CAN) is clustered around five major regions: North America; Latin America; EMEAR, including Russia; South Asia and East Asia. With our partners we organise internally web seminars, educational events at leadership level and benchmark information on best practice performance of large companies. Nine questions about the topics on the supply chain agenda of a supply chain professional.

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Petrochemical supply chain in flux


During this time what we’re seeing is that different marketplaces are impacted to a greater degree than others,” said Bret Bement, director of supply chain petrochemicals, North America at BASF. I would say on the specialty side, especially compounded products, still have more demand than commodity products,” Jepson added during the seminar.

26 warehouse pros reveal the most important factors to consider when moving to an automated warehouse

6 River Systems

Charlie Wilgus is the General Manager of the Manufacturing & Supply Chain Executive Search Division at Lucas Group , North America’s premier executive search firm. He’s a start-up, data analysis and urgency junkie who spends his time inspiring young entrepreneurs through talks and seminars.

TIA adds VPs to enhance membership and government affairs

DAT Solutions

TIA is North America's leading association for freight brokers and 3PLs, with more than 1,700 members. Mantione previously served as the Director of Membership and Region Development for the Design-Build Institute of America. TIA Education – Discounted rates on courses and seminars offered online, with courses on Temperature Control Transport, Partnership Selling, Certified Transportation Broker (CTB), and more.

Musk's Electric-Car Vision Doubted by Major Auto-Parts Suppliers

Material Handling & Logistics

Executives at five of the 25 biggest suppliers to automakers in North America have all downplayed this month expectations for electric-vehicle sales. the top parts supplier in North America by sales, sees pure electric cars being between 3% and 6% of global new vehicle deliveries by 2025. 2 at the Center for Automotive Research Management Briefing Seminars near Traverse City, Mich.

Mayor Taps Leamer for Mexico Delegation - UCLA Anderson School.

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

According to the 2013 Metro North America report by Brookings, total trade between the Los Angeles Metro Region and Mexico totaled $14.91 UCLA Anderson Hosts Steinbeck Family Business Seminar. Global MBA for the Americas. UCLA Anderson School of Management Blog. Archives. July 2014. June 2014. May 2014. April 2014. March 2014. February 2014. January 2014. December 2013. November 2013. October 2013. Blogroll. Wall Street Journal. UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate.

Spotlight on PROMAT 2019: USA trends in DC Equipment and Digital Consciousness

Logistics Bureau

Promat is North America’s largest materials handling equipment and systems exhibition, featuring over 950 exhibitors and 150 educational seminars. As we have seen in the past, Australia is only a little way behind America with US trends flowing down under. This article, written by Mal Walker , Manager at Logistics Bureau, in the March/April 2019 issue of MHD Supply Chain Solutions. In early April I had the opportunity to visit Promat 2019 in Chicago.

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