OAKLAND, CA--(Marketwired - Jan 27, 2014) - On January 29th American Shipper Magazine will host a webinar with Pfizer, VF Corp. and GT Nexus titled, "Next Generation Collaboration -- Understanding the Benefits of the Connected Supply Chain Community." The webinar will explore how a major portion of the global shipper community has connected onto a single network to benefit all participants.
The free webinar takes place January 29th at 2pm ET. Register here.
"Many of the world's biggest names have connected their supply chains onto the same global network," said Eric Johnson, Research Director & IT Editor at American Shipper. "This webinar will take a close look at how the network came together and the impact it has had on trading partners."
The discussion will focus on the benefits of benchmarking in transportation and logistics, and examples of shipper-service provider collaboration. Participants will share insights into the tools available to build a collaborative network.
Expert panelists include:
- Bill Coxwell, Director of Logistics, VF Corporation
- Jeff Jagiela, Director, Global Transport and Logistics Services, Pfizer
- Greg Kefer, Vice President of Corporate Communications, GT Nexus
- Moderated by Eric Johnson, Research Director & IT Editor, American Shipper
About GT Nexus
GT Nexus operates the world's largest cloud-based business network and execution platform for global trade and supply chain management. Over 25,000 businesses across industry verticals, including adidas Group, Caterpillar, Citi, Columbia Sportswear, DHL, Electrolux, Levi Strauss & Co., Kohl's, Nestlé, Pfizer, Renault, and Sears share GT Nexus as their standard, multi-enterprise collaboration platform. This enables all network participants to operate against a core, real-time and always on set of information across multiple supply chain functions, allowing them to optimize the flow of goods, funds and trade information, from the point of order through final payment. For more information please visit us at www.gtnexus.com.