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1) Returnable Container Visibility: Why & How GS1 standards, serialization, and RFID are key to maximizing ROI in returnable containers
Starts 10:30 AM Ends 11:15 AM Date Monday, March 20
Location Theater I Sponsor Barcoding Inc.

Returnable containers are a smart and sustainable way to move assets and products; but investing in them and managing them can require extensive time and money if the right standards and technologies aren’t used. As many VP and Directors of Operations and Logistics know, keeping track of returnable containers ...

2) Everyone’s Talking About Automation, but is Automation Right for Everyone?
Starts 12:00 PM Ends 12:45 PM Date Monday, March 20
Location Theater I Sponsor Steel King Industries, Inc.

Automation is the buzz word of the day, but how do you know if your operation is ready for, or even needs automation? This seminar will cover areas of value in conventional warehousing that are often overlooked if not forgotten that can create a fluid, flexible operational facility without the fixed ...

3) Prove It
Starts 12:45 PM Ends 1:30 PM Date Monday, March 20
Location Theater I Sponsor Burns & McDonnell

We all know fulfillment providers are facing unprecedented challenges in all aspects of their businesses today. Desperately seeking relief from several factors including, rising labor costs, labor shortages, space constraints, increased facility costs, and with increased demand for efficient services ...

4) SMA (Storage Manufacturers Association) of MHI presents: The New SMA Standards and S-Mark Certification Program along with best practices that can help mitigate risk
Starts 1:30 PM Ends 2:15 PM Date Monday, March 20
Location Theater I Sponsor MHI

With an increased industry focus on ecommerce, microfulfilment and last-mile delivery, shelving and work platforms have become a crucial part of efficient facility operations. The new SMA standards highlight best practices, are a key component to ensuring safety, and will help you prepare your facility ...

5) Leveraging 1:1 Picking to Achieve Your Business Goals
Starts 3:00 PM Ends 3:45 PM Date Monday, March 20
Location Theater I Sponsor Vanderlande Industries, Inc.

Consumer demand is ever-changing, and the pace of retail continues to grow. Therefore, fulfillment operations must take steps to mitigate the ongoing challenges within e-commerce and retail channels. Your customers’ needs for next-day delivery, later cut-off times, and a wider variety of products are ...

6) How SAFETY can help solve your hiring and retention problems
Starts 10:30 AM Ends 11:15 AM Date Tuesday, March 21
Location Theater I Sponsor Boplan USA Inc.

The health safety and wellbeing of associates while in the workplace. The conference will cover the physical safety, the confidence in safety measures, and the adherence to administrative and engineered controls.

7) SLAM (Scan | Label | Apply | Manifest) of MHI presents: The Business Case for SLAM Systems in Fulfillment Centers
Starts 12:00 PM Ends 12:45 PM Date Tuesday, March 21
Location Theater I Sponsor MHI

Members of MHI’s SLAM Industry Group discuss the business case for optimizing the last 100 feet of the warehouses, fulfillment, and distribution centers. With advances in high-tech robotics and smart systems being developed and implemented upstream (e.g. robotic picking, high tech ASRS systems, etc.) ...

8) RMI (Rack Manufacturers Institute) of MHI presents: Storage Rack Safety 101
Starts 3:00 PM Ends 3:45 PM Date Tuesday, March 21
Location Theater I Sponsor MHI

The safe use of a storage rack system is key to the productivity of a warehouse. We discuss the resources available from the Rack Manufacturers Institute that can be used to design and implement a safe rack system. We discuss the inspections necessary in maintaining a safe rack system. We discuss how ...

9) Maximizing Efficiency by Combining Automation
Starts 10:30 AM Ends 11:15 AM Date Wednesday, March 22
Location Theater I Sponsor SDI

What is the perfect solution? It depends on the challenge, preferences, and often depends on the automation your partner has available. But by allowing yourself to have the flexibility to combine technologies from multiple providers you could potentially tap into one of the most highly efficient solutions ...

10) Solutions Community of MHI presents: Condition Monitoring and Reliability: Foundations of a new frontier
Starts 12:00 PM Ends 12:45 PM Date Wednesday, March 22
Location Theater I Sponsor MHI

MHI’s newly formed Condition Monitoring & Reliability Committee will share lessons from real industry experiences – both painful lessons and shining successes when seeking to transform your business with condition monitoring. You can expect to learn about fundamentals of a condition monitoring solution ...

11) Strategic Planning for Uncertain Times
Starts 2:15 PM Ends 3:00 PM Date Wednesday, March 22
Location Theater I Sponsor DMW&H

Economic anxiety, shifting consumer demand, labor shortages, and supply chain issues are creating conditions for a perfect storm of uncertainty. While volatility challenges internal operations to adapt, opportunity recognition and flexibility are critical. The goal is to help you understand these factors, ...

12) Building the Business Case for Mobile Robotics in Logistics & Manufacturing
Starts 3:45 PM Ends 4:30 PM Date Wednesday, March 22
Location Theater I Sponsor BlueBotics SA

With hiring workers an ongoing challenge and the need to build competitive and resilient businesses growing stronger by the day, it’s no wonder that mobile robotics market is booming. But before your company can take advantage of solutions like AGVs, automated forklifts, and AMRs, you need to make the ...

13) Get Paid to Reduce Carbon With Environmental Commodities (Deploying zero-emission equipment and fuels just got a lot easier)
Starts 10:30 AM Ends 11:15 AM Date Thursday, March 23
Location Theater I Sponsor SRECTrade, Inc.

Join this session and learn from the experts at the center of the global market for environmental commodities like RECs, clean fuel credits, verified carbon reductions, and digital fuels. Across North America and globally, shippers and their supply chain partners are accelerating plans to decarbonize, ...

14) School Specialty re-engineers their distribution operations to keep pace with shifting educational models and changing student needs
Starts 12:00 PM Ends 12:45 PM Date Thursday, March 23
Location Theater I Sponsor Alpine Supply Chain Solutions

Everything School Specialty offers is designed for one purpose – to help students succeed. From crayons to curriculum to comprehensive learning environments, the company offers over 150,000 products thoughtfully designed to work together to elevate outcomes and transform not just schools, but students ...