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MIPIM 2021
MIPIM 2021
March 16-19, 2021
Meet Schneider Electric at the annual MIPIM property market and explore the human element in real estate. Take part in the discussion and book a meeting with our experts.

Join the community of the world's most influential real estate investors, developers and business partners at ...

RETAIL SUPPLY CHAIN & LOGISTICS EXPO
RETAIL SUPPLY CHAIN & LOGISTICS EXPO
June 09-10, 2021
As the UK's leading retail focused supply chain and logistics exhibition, visitors will be able to create new business relationships with hundreds of suppliers that will keep their business ahead of the curve. Improving your supply chain will reduce costs, improve customer experience, and make y...

ACE - Africa Courier Express

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ACE is an indigenous African enterprise, delivering world-class logistics solutions to both businesses and consumers. Founded in 2013, Africa Courier Express (ACE) is currently in 5 cities in Nigeria and expanding rapidly. ACE has partnered with major e-Commerce retailers to offer affordable and reliable movement of consumer packages across Africa. Our technology-enabled logistics solutions, anchored by a first-class customer service team and dedicated riders, create a seamless customer experience for both retailers and customers.
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EVENTS

MIPIM 2021
MIPIM 2021
March 16-19, 2021
Meet Schneider Electric at the annual MIPIM property market and explore the human element in real estate. Take part in the discussion and book a meeting with our experts.

Join the community of the world's most influential real estate investors, developers and business partners at ...

RETAIL SUPPLY CHAIN & LOGISTICS EXPO
RETAIL SUPPLY CHAIN & LOGISTICS EXPO
June 09-10, 2021
As the UK's leading retail focused supply chain and logistics exhibition, visitors will be able to create new business relationships with hundreds of suppliers that will keep their business ahead of the curve. Improving your supply chain will reduce costs, improve customer experience, and make y...