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E-commerce Trends in Manufacturing & Distribution: Ready for the Future?

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Manufacturing and distribution companies are in the midst of the 4th industrial revolution which includes cyber-physical systems, automation, digitalization, data and artificial intelligence. Companies that are taking advantage of technology and innovation are getting ahead of the competition. The global pandemic crisis and its related economic downturn have only accelerated the trends towards digitalization and automation. So, the question is...are you ready for the future?

Join us Tuesday, April 27th where you will hear from Yannick Schilly with Altix Consulting on trends as they pertain to E-commerce in the current environment. Additionally, we will hear from industry experts from Armor USA, Inc. and TrueChoicePack Corporation who will serve on a panel to answer your questions.

The presentation and panel discussion will highlight the following dimensions:

  • Digital workforce and HR strategies
  • The future of sales and marketing
  • Digital engineering and trends in product design
  • Order entry, procurement and inventory management
  • Trends in manufacturing – mass customization and modularization
  • Logistics and warehouse automation – no an AGV is not a medical device!
  • Customer service, returns and product life cycle management
  • Big data and business process optimization

Eligible for 1 hour of CPE.


9:00 am - Welcome

9:05 am - Altix Consulting Presentation

9:30 am - Panel Discussion

  • Beth Vice, Shareholder and Manufacturing & Distribution Industry Leader, VonLehman CPA & Advisory Firm (Moderator)
  • Randy Culman, VP of Finance and Administration, Armor USA, Inc.
  • Heena Rathore, President & CEO, TrueChoicePack Corp.
  • Michael Fiorito, Director of Business Development, Modula Inc. 

10:00 am - Conclusion of event