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  • The 4th Annual Asia- Pacific 3PL and Supply Chain Summit
    Channels: LogisticsEvent Date: Mon, 2017-11-20 to Tue, 2017-11-21Event URL: https://events.eft.com/3pl-asia/Event Location: SingaporeNumber of attendees: 200Event Organiser: Will BroadEvent Organiser E-mail: wbroad@eft.comPrécis: The Asia-Pacific region represents over one third of the global contract logistics market, and has the highest eCommerce sales in […]
  • Insight from CSCMP
    Dear Friends,    Not only is technology evolving quickly but also the quality of the young professionals is high. As companies hit a retirement bubble with baby boomers leaving along with the decades of experience they carry, it is good to see young people pursuing their supply chain logistics careers.    I’m honored to participate in a Kansas City SmartPort […]
  • How Healthy are the Freight Forwarders?
    The WTO estimates that trade will grow 1.7% in 2016, the weakest number since 2009. The IMF recently pointed out that normally trade growth tended to increase far quicker than world GDP, but that for the past few years, it had been considerably slower. Declining demand for goods and protectionism are considered the main reasons for the decline but other cons […]
  • Supply Chain As A Retail Channel
      What has brought new players into the retail industry? How the retail market has become more collaborative  The social aspect of online retail  The impact of the gas and oil market on the roll out of drone deliveries at scale Fill out the form here!      Précis: Supply Chains are not what they used to be. Tom Brouillette, Supply Chain Consultant and expert […]
  • Supply Chain Summit: Chicago
    Channels: Supply ChainEvent Date: Wed, 2017-06-14 to Fri, 2017-06-16Event URL: http://events.eft.com/scsc/Event Location: ChicagoNumber of attendees: 400Event Organiser: Danielle HorsnellEvent Organiser E-mail: dhorsnell@eft.comPrécis: Where the decision-makers in Supply Chain and Logistics meet to discuss the industry's future.Entire Month Duration: No […]
  • 18th Annual Logistics CIO Forum EU
    Channels: TechnologyEvent Date: Thu, 2017-03-16 to Fri, 2017-03-17Event URL: http://events.eft.com/cioeu/Event Location: AmsterdamNumber of attendees: 200Event Organiser: Will BroadEvent Organiser E-mail: wbroad@eft.comPrécis: The European Logistics CIO Summit is the place for top IT executives at transport and logistics companies to drill down into the key […]
  • Dynamic Distribution Disruption- Retail & CPG USA
    Channels: eCommerce/RetailEvent Date: Mon, 2017-05-15 to Tue, 2017-05-16Event URL: http://events.eft.com/d3/Event Location: New York Number of attendees: 300Event Organiser: Priyanka Asera Event Organiser E-mail: pasera@eft.comPrécis: D3: Where Retail Supply-Chain Innovators MeetEntire Month Duration: NoRegion: North America […]
  • The 15th Annual 3PL Summit
    Channels: 3PLEvent Date: Wed, 2017-06-14 to Fri, 2017-06-16Event URL: http://events.eft.com/3pl/Event Location: ChicagoNumber of attendees: 400Event Organiser: Sarah ReynoldsEvent Organiser E-mail: sreynolds@eft.comPrécis: Where the decision-makers in Supply Chain and Logistics meet to discuss the industry's future.Entire Month Duration: No […]
  • Cloud computing is a must to enhance performance as supply chains evolve
    Speaking on an EFT webinar, Mr Massimino said that within a fortnight of signing up for Oracle’s order management platform, the system was in place – however, Telogis, which supplies vehicle tracking hardware to sectors such as trucking, took far longer to actually begin using the system.   “When we started our journey transitioning to cloud, we literally th […]
  • Countdown to Black Friday: From across Oceans to Store Shelves
    It’s also the ultimate test of preparedness for supply chain professionals. Planning for the holiday surge starts months in advance—a step that’s even more critical when your freight needs to cross oceans.   After a purchase order is placed, it takes roughly 25 to 30 days for ocean containers to leave Asia, travel the ocean, clear customs, and ship from the […]

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