In an environment as dynamic and complex as supply chain management, it is imperative
for supply chain professionals to keep in touch with industry trends, best practices
and technological advancements in order to maintain an optimal and competitive supply
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to the logistics and supply chain industry. Our focus is to provide executives with
tailored business platforms that allow them to keep informed and up-to-date with
the latest industry trends. Our workshops, conferences and roundtables bring together
industry experts and seasoned practitioners to share their knowledge, experience
and insight in interactive learning environments.
Although content is always based on sound academic principles, we have a strong
focus on sharing fresh perspectives and practical solutions to the business challenges
that supply chain executives encounter daily.
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continues to provide a valuable platform for industry news, articles, perspectives,
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MASTERCLASS: OPTIMISING COSTS & EFFICIENCY ON OUTSOURCED TRANSPORT
28 March 2017
Premier Hotel, O.R. Tambo, Johannesburg
owners believe their transport operations are efficient with little room for
improvement – “if costs are the same or less than last year then we’re doing ok?”.
Very often the only area where attention is focused is upon negotiating ‘a
better rate’ – a simplistic solution for what is a complex problem. However -
the companies that are achieving exceptional savings in their logistics are
successful by taking a new, integrated approach to the entire transportation
This workshop offers
a unique opportunity to gain valuable, fresh insights into this integrated
approach to transport optimisation. Delegates will benefit from the first-hand
knowledge and experience of some of South Africa’s foremost consultants in this
specialised field, to uncover hidden inefficiencies and unlock new areas for
savings and performance enhancement. The session will also enable delegates to
benchmark their own organisation against industry best practice to help develop
their own Transport Improvement Plan.