When you bring together all sides of the value chain, you foster stronger relationships, streamline logistics, effectively manage activities, explore new process options and increase efficiency – all leading to innovation and reduction in costs. The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) joined together as the Trading Partner Alliance (TPA),* are pleased to host the annual Supply Chain Conference. Now in its eighth year, over 500 retailers, manufacturers, and technology solution providers will convene for a joint conference filled with idea-stimulating educational sessions, interactive exhibits with the latest technology and relationship-building networking opportunities. Connect. Transform. Deliver.
|Mainstage Keynote Speaker: Rorke Denver|
|Author & Former Navy Seal|
|Commander Rorke Denver has run every phase of training for the U.S. Navy SEALs and led special-forces missions internationally. Join us at this year’s mainstage, where we’ll present “Acts of Valor: True Stories from the Front Lines”, followed by an interactive discussion lead by Commander Denver.
Sponsored by: FHI
|Closing General Session Speaker: Charlie Redden|
|Director of Supply Chain, Taylor Guitars|
|Charlie Redden is the Drector of Supply Chain Logistics at Taylor Guitars, a leading manufacturer of acoustic and electric guitars. A graduate of San Diego State University, Mr. Redden is also a Certified Purchasing Manager, a credential earned from the Institute for Supply Management, and his work has been featured in ISM’s Inside Supply Management Magazine.|
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