Parcel Forum

October 19-21, 2015
Chicago, IL

Packaging Impacted from All Directions: Omni-Channel, DIM, Material Handling & the Customer
Speaker: George Swartz, Fortna
Tuesday, October 20, 10:00 – 10:50 am

In this session, we will explore how omni-channel fulfillment, dimensional (DIM) pricing, material handling and “the customer experience”  are shaping today’s packaging. We will discuss the omni-channel  fulfillment landscape and explore the considerations and decisions that will drive your omni-channel fulfillment strategy. Find out how dimensional  pricing schemes are being implemented by today’s major parcel carriers and how they are influencing our distribution decision-making.

Learning Objectives:

  • The various considerations that evolving packaging solutions can have on your DC operation.
  • The effects of “the  customer experience” on your packaging solutions.
  • The decisions that you must ponder to leverage this ever-changing distribution packaging landscape.

More information here.