Trading Partner Alliance Supply Chain Conference 2017

April 30, 2017 @ 8:00 am – May 2, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Paradise Point Resort & Spa
1404 Vacation Rd
San Diego, CA 92109

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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