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Shipping & Logistics Expo Lebanon 2019

SHIPPING & LOGISTICS EXPO LEBANON 2019

October 22-24, 2019
The two-day conference will feature over 30 world-class speakers addressing topical issues and challenges facing regional shipping and logistics attended by a gathering of about 150 senior government officials, leading shippers, cargo owners, importers / exporters, shipping lines, freight forwarders...

3rd Baltic Ports and Shipping 2019

3RD BALTIC PORTS AND SHIPPING 2019

October 22-24, 2019
Baltic Ports and Shipping is the biggest annual Maritime Ports, Shipping and Transport Logistics Exhibition and Conference in the Baltic region. The Port of Gdansk and the Port of Gdynia are pleased to jointly host the 3rd Baltic Ports and Shipping 2019 Exhibition and Conference from Tuesday 22...

Canada Logistics Conference 2019

CANADA LOGISTICS CONFERENCE 2019

October 23-25, 2019
The event features three days of networking opportunities and relevant, leading-edge learning delivered by respected industry thought leaders. Canada Logistics Conference is presented by CITT, industry’s most experienced, valued and respected source of supply chain logistics learning and exper...

36th International Supply Chain Conference

36TH INTERNATIONAL SUPPLY CHAIN CONFERENCE

October 23-25, 2019
Inspire Encourage Act is the theme for the 2019 International Supply Chain Conference. The shifting political and social landscape and the dynamic developments on the technology front need to be met with spirited action, inspiration and mutual encouragement the central ideas behind this theme.

4th Joint Annual Conference of Planet Logistics Network

4TH JOINT ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF PLANET LOGISTICS NETWORK

October 15-18, 2019
We are ecstatically excited to invite you to attend our 4th Joint Annual Conference of Planet Logistics Network (PLN). We are expecting more than 180 members from across the world to attend this memorable networking event with the combination of members from the other World Wide 3P Logistics Network...

Driving the Future of Sales Enablement

DRIVING THE FUTURE OF SALES ENABLEMENT

October 16-18, 2019
In this session you will be taken on a journey that includes the sharing of strategies and tactics that were used to establish critical relationships resulting in new levels of executive collaboration and engagement that transformed one Sales Enablement organization from a relatively unknown entity ...

TRANSPORT & LOGISTICS ANTWERPEN 2019

TRANSPORT & LOGISTICS ANTWERPEN 2019

October 15-17, 2019
Transport & Logistics is the platform for every professional active in the following sectors: transport, logistics, distribution, storage & handling of goods, datacommunication and software. During 3 days, specialists are able to network, to pick up information and inspiration and to conduct...

3PL Value Creation North America Summit

3PL VALUE CREATION NORTH AMERICA SUMMIT

October 15-17, 2019
On October 15-17th, Armstrong & Associates is hosting the seventh annual 3PL Value Creation North America Summit in Chicago, Illinois. This year’s event analyzes important third-party logistics industry factors (such as e-commerce growth, digitalization, labor shortages, global trade agree...

 

Webinars

OCT 22, 2019 | 2:00 PM
TRENDS AND INNOVATIONS IN TRANSPORTATION PROCUREMENT
Procurement has long been an ad-hoc, relationship-based process in the freight and transportation industry. As such, and despite the technology that is available today, it often still takes place in a silo outside of a company’s overall strategy. And while the industry as a whole see...
OCT 23, 2019 | 2:00 PM
OCTOBER MARKET UPDATE: WHAT THE DATA IS TELLING US ABOUT THE FREIGHT MARKET
This webinar is dedicated to providing a better understanding of freight market trends based on data and insights. Through comprehensive analysis and forecasting, our monthly Market Update webinar helps listeners better understand where the market is headed, what the key drivers are, and h...
OCT 23, 2019 | 2:00 PM
THE SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGER'S GUIDE TO SUCCESS
What are the most common mistakes a supply chain manager makes? Are you making those mistakes? Join Navegate's President, Joe Pelletier and International Freight Key Accounts Manager, Karin Bentjen as they discuss the dos and don'ts of working in logistics. From saving money to get...
OCT 24, 2019 | 12:00 PM
FIVE STRATEGIES FOR MODERNIZING DATA WAREHOUSING VIA THE CLOUD
The cloud is rapidly moving to the forefront for modernizing data warehousing and related data management to support analytics, AI, and machine learning. Recent research by TDWI finds that nearly two-thirds of organizations surveyed (64%) are planning to apply cloud data management to supp...
OCT 24, 2019 | 11:00 AM
THE ROLE OF LOCATION INTELLIGENCE IN SUPPLY CHAIN TRANSFORMATION
Does a lack of end-to-end visibility, poor ETA predictability and inefficient handovers between players hinder your ability to meet customer commitments? Avoid common supply chain challenges and discover opportunities available to organizations such as yours.
OCT 28, 2019 | 10:00 AM
PREPARE FOR BREXIT: SUPPLY CHAIN, TRANSPORT & LOGISTICS
Brexit could have significant impacts on supply chains with the requirement for customs declarations on imported and exported goods. What we refer today as ‘arrivals from the EU’ will become ‘imports’, with additional customs procedures and documentation required. S...

THE FUTURE OF MANUFACTURING: IMPLICATIONS FOR SC
Jayson Myers, CEO of Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters, will reveal the critical changes he thinks are transforming Canadian manufacturing—and will talk about what they mean for supply chain management. This is a live, must-attend webinar for everyone who operates in supply chain logistic...
SUPPLY CHAIN VISIBILITY AS FOUNDATIONAL CAPABILITY
Supply chain visibility (SCV) helps enable value for an organization. This webinar outlines the importance and business impact of end-to-end visibility for supply chain leaders, and what solution capabilities can be leveraged on your company's journey to the upper echelons of supply ch...
SUPPLY CHAIN STRATEGIES FOR MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS
The pace of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in manufacturing companies has been increasing, deals are getting larger and the pressure to realize deal value objectives is growing. Strong M&A activity is projected to continue through 2017. CSCOs and their organizations must take measu...
SUPPLY CHAIN AND DEMAND-DRIVEN TRANSFORMATION
On the demand-driven journey, the supply chain transforms twice: Functions and processes are internally integrated and streamlined, and supply chains become externally aware and optimized to deliver targeted outcomes. Understand the differences and what initiatives are required for each ty...
GAIN CONTROL OF YOUR PHARMACEUTICAL PACKAGING SUPPLY CHAIN
Pharmaceutical and Life Science companies are under pressure to ensure initial packaging and documented changes on existing pharmaceutical packaging are properly managed and coordinated, globally. Daily functions are often performed in “silos” inside a company or between differ...
INNOVATIVE TRANSPORTATION, DISTRIBUTION AND LOGISTICS PARTNERSHIPS
The Southwest Transportation Workforce Center (SWTWC) and the National Association of State Directors for Career and Technical Education (NASDCTE) are co-sponsoring a featuring teachers, administrators, and industry partners who will provide insights and best practices from innovative educ...

RESOURCES

Fleet managers are constantly seeking better ways to control costs and improve profitability. Many operational expenses, such as the price of fuel and replacement parts for vehicles, are beyond your c...

GPS vehicle tracking systems provide fleet operators with a powerful tool to help cut costs and operate their vehicles more efficiently. But there’s another benefit to a telematics solution that...

Volatility is deeply disliked by business leaders. Many manufacturers and distributors face the volatility caused by unpredictable tariffs on Chinese imports and warn of a potential calamity should th...

A special compilation of published posts summarizing key issues around the truck driver shortage, and changes the transportation industry is making to address the ongoing problem....

As a leader in global logistics, UPS dedicates its expertise, innovative technologies and resources to support communities worldwide in disaster preparedness, relief assistance and post-conflict recov...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) is fundamentally changing the operations of food shippers and the logistics providers that support them. Our special ...

The logistics sector is a key driver of EU economic integration and growth. Access to internal and global markets depends on efficient and cost-effective logistics throughout the EU for long-term econ...

As pressure rises in the healthcare industry to reduce costs and improve quality, multiple methods have been proposed to address performance improvement. One of the first areas that should be looked a...

Supply Chain sustainability has become a major corporate responsibility over years. Corporations are increasingly putting more importance and resources to this as an investment into the future. Along ...