We would like to alert Supply Chain Matters readers to two upcoming appearances by Supply Chain Industry Analyst and this blog’s Executive Editor Bob Ferrari.


Bringing the Intelligent Supply Chain to Life

On Thursday of this week, Bob will be participating in a one-hour webcast sponsored by ERP and B2B transportation and logistics platform Infor titled: Bringing the Intelligent Supply Chain to Life.

This unique interactive webcast will feature Heidi Benko, Vice President, Strategy and Marketing, Supply Chain Management at Infor, along with Bob Ferrari.

An interactive two-way format will address the following questions:supply chain industry analyst speaker Bob Ferrari

  • The concept of intelligent supply chains and how technologies can transform outdated systems and processes
  • What technologies are available and are most suited to their industries
  • How cloud-based solutions can provide real-time visibility into all stages of their supply chain
  • How to start on the road to determining the right supply chain cloud network to support your company’s requirements for future growth and market competitiveness

At the conclusion of the interactive portion, both presenters will be available to respond to additional questions from the webcast audience. The session outline and objectives along with online sign-up can accessed by clicking to this registration page.


Nulogy 2020 xChange Customer Conference

Technology platform provider Nulogy helps CPG branded companies and their external suppliers, deliver customized, traceable, and safer products to consumers with greater speed, value, and less waste.

The company’s 2020 xChange customer conference will be held on January 19 to 21 in Phoenix Arizona.

Among the day one keynote speakers, Bob Ferrari will address the topic: The Increased Importance of Digitally Enabled Response and Agile Postponement Networks for the Consumer Products Industry. The presentation itself provides highlights of a published Ferrari Consulting and Research Group June 2019 Research Advisory report on this specific topic.

Bob will address was is meant by the emerging capabilities of Digitally Enabled Response Networks, rapidly changing business and supply chain forces impacting consumer product goods supply chains, and in-particular, contract manufacturers, packagers and third-party logistics partners. Bob will also touch upon our ongoing 2020 Predictions for Industry and Global Chains as they pertain to consumer products industry.

If your interests reflect on Nulogy or your travels take you to Phoenix next week, please consider attending.

Further information, agenda and registration information can be obtained at the dedicated xChange event web page.


Final Note

If your organization is seeking a dynamic, energetic and highly knowledgeable speaking regarding current and future trends in supply chain management business process and advanced technology practices, please consider our speaking services.

Inquiries can be emailed to: supplychaininfo <at> theferrarigroup.com .