Posts tagged with ‘consumer goods’

  • Events
    Making Retail Magic: RILA 2017

    Making Retail Magic: Get Ready for RILA 2017!

    - by Transplace

    Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida is considered the “happiest place on earth” – and with this year’s RILA Supply Chain Conference also located in Orlando, the city is a great place to be on February 12-15!

    As you may be preparing to attend RILA 2017 — which will highlight some of the best and brightest in the supply chain, retail, transportation and manufacturing industries — we wanted to share some fun facts about the event and the Orlando area. Do you know just how big Walt Disney World is? Or how many people visit Disney’s retail stores annually? Find all the stats on Orlando’s retail magic in the infographic below!

  • Weekly TIP List

    Transportation TIP List: Week of October 23rd, 2016

    - by Transplace

    Halloween is a great time for more than just kids collecting candy — it’s also a treat for the supply chain and retail industries, as spending on the holiday is estimated to reach an all-time high this year. And we promise that there are no tricks in this week’s TIP List, which includes stories about Pack Expo’s record-breaking projections and FMCSA funding for military veterans to become truck drivers. You’re in for a transportation treat below!

  • Weekly TIP List
    Weekly Transportation TIP List

    Transportation TIP List: Week of October 11th, 2015

    - by Transplace

    The central thread of this week’s transportation TIP list is a big one: expansion. With developments such as the Pacific Trade Deal, intermodal expansion in Texas and the exodus of manufacturers out of China, many in the industry are expecting large gains from a number of new avenues. Check out our sizable list below to see what’s trending!

  • Business - Transportation
    Weekly Transportation TIP List

    Transportation TIP List: Week of October 4th, 2015

    - by Transplace

    From risk management, consumer confidence and the upcoming retail holiday season, the many intricate aspects of supply chain planning is currently top of mind for many in the transportation industry. For example, will retailers be able to keep Star Wars merchandise on the shelves when the much-anticipated new installment arrives in theaters? This week’s TIP List doesn’t have to go to a galaxy far far away to find the latest transportation trends – read on to see what’s abuzz!

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