Barrett Distribution Reviews Top 7 Warehouse & Logistics Events

SUMMARY:   Barrett Distribution has taken the time to hand-select their top seven industry conferences.  The events reviewed are both rewarding and valuable for professionals working in the warehousing and transportation fields. 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Franklin, MA - As a warehousing and logistics company specializing in warehousing solutions, warehouse distribution management, public warehouses and distribution fulfillment services, Barrett Distribution strives to stay abreast of the latest developments in the industry.  Exposure to new ideas and the latest trends is critical to maintain a competitive edge in the warehousing world.   

The seven events below are both rewarding and valuable for professionals working in the warehousing and transportation fields.  People using logistics services in their own businesses outside of the industry will also find these events educational and effective from a networking standpoint.

After careful consideration, Barrett Distribution hand-selected their top seven industry conferences.   The events selected represent unique aspects of the warehousing logistics industry.  The final selections of their top seven warehouse and logistics events are listed below.

Representing the expanding third party logistics sector (3PL), the International Warehouse Logistics Association (IWLA) hosts constructive webinars as well as conferences. The next conference will be the Texas Warehouse Association 2012 Spring Meeting on April 18th in Fort Worth, Texas. For businesses that are concerned with food transportation, the Food Shippers of America Transportation and Logistics Conference will deal with all aspects of the logistics of transporting food in America. The Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC), an association for logistics professionals, hosts webinars and conducts tours of facilities across the United States that are of interest to all warehousing and transport professionals. The National Conference on Operations and Fulfillment held last April, which is due to be held again soon, discussed all of the issues related to the growing catalog, online and multichannel retail sector.

The Operations Summit Conference in Memphis, Tennessee, on 2nd 3rd May 2012 will workshop all aspects of the direct-to-customer and order fulfillment sector. Employing a strong networking strategy, this conference will focus on the direct-to-customer business sector. Coming up on June 18th to 20th is the 10th Annual North American 3PL Summitwhich will bring together 500 leading experts in the supply chain and logistics industries. Representatives from companies that handle transport for some of the world’s largest companies will be attending. The Logistics & Supply Chain Forum, to be held in Miami, Florida, from 3rd to 5th June and again in Arizona on 11th to 13th November, will be an opportunity for industry professionals to discuss new technologies and their impact on the warehousing and transport industries; with a view to sharing new potentials and embracing changes within the industry.

With new technology and new business models emerging every day in the warehousing industry,  these events are a golden opportunity to stay up to date with the latest trends. Most of these conferences have a strong focus on developing professional relationships, expanding your network, and in turn, net worth.

About Barrett Distribution: Barrett Distribution is a warehousing and logistics company specializing in warehousing solutions, warehouse distribution management, public warehouses and distribution fulfillment services, Barrett Distribution strives to stay abreast of the latest developments in the industry. If you are seeking a partner in the area of speciality fulfillment, inquire with their knowledgeable staff and find out about how a Warehouse Management System with a cutting edge 3rd party logistics blue print processcan help your company succeed in 2012 and beyond.  
 

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