The Ultimate SCOPE Supply Chain Agenda

Renaissance Schaumburg | Chicago, IL | March 18-20 2018

With the rise of importance for positive CX in the final mile, we are excited to join supply chain leaders at the SCOPE Supply Chain & Procurement Summit in Chicago to discuss the latest trends and solutions in fulfillment, delivery, and customer engagement. If you would like to meet up with us at the conference, please fill in the form to the right.

Please check out our SCOPE Supply Chain agenda below!

Day 1 | March 18

Welcome Cocktail Reception & Registration 

Kick off the summit at the SCOPE welcome reception where you can connect with us and enjoy drinks 
5:00 PM

Day 2 | March 19

Keynote: Build a Smart Supply Chain–One Step at a Time

Speakers: Stephen Engel, Senior Vice President, Practice Lead (Hitachi Consulting) and Brad Stitt, Vice President, Business Consulting – Supply Chain Practice (Hitachi Consulting)
8:00 AM

Assess your business and supply chain challenges: Identify where you are now—and the best starting point for moving to a smart, connected supply chain

Managing Supply Chain in Today’s Rapidly Changing Consumer Markets & Age of Disruption

Speakers: Rickette Collins, Sr. Director, Global Supply Chain & Sustainability (McDonald’s Corporation); Jonathan Biggert, Vice President of Supply Chain (European Wax Center); Elizabeth McGuire Director Global Operations Planning (HarbisonWalker International Inc); Susan Byrne, Global Director of Supply Chain (Sherwin Williams)
10:00 AM

Rickette, Jonathan, Elizabeth, and Susan will discuss how the age of Amazon and the rise of eCommerce have disrupted the supply chain. They will go through supply chain pain points and address technology that has emerged as a result.

Campbell Soup’s Path to Inventory Optimization & Reductions: Mmm Mmm Sustainable!

Speaker: Michael Bertolozzi, Procurement Operations and Materials Management (Campbell Soup)
12:00 PM

Get an inside look at how Campbell Soup leveraged standard SAP technology to drive worldwide change in its core planning and supply chain processes to achieve stability, inventory turns and organizational capability. Michael will discuss how Campell’s standardized data across its global supply chain utilizing one system of record, eliminated silos, reduced volatility, and increased stability.

Winning the Last Mile Logistics Battle

Speaker: Joseph Bobko, VP of Transportation (Boxed)
5:00 PM

According to Joseph Bobko, looking at transit time data can be like staring into a black hole. He says you can own the last mile with assets, or you can own the last mile with partners – and the answer may be different based on your business and customer demographics. Listen as Joseph discusses whether to own or outsource the last mile.

Day 3 | March 20

Enhancing Supplier Partnerships and Collaboration through Segmentation, Category Management and Scorecards

Douglas UbelVice President of Purchasing (Milbank Manufacturing Company)
9:00 AM

In this session, Douglas will discuss how Millbank utilized a a supplier scorecard system to align with the department metrics and create long-lasting relationships with their carriers.

Planning for Speed at Hostess Brands

Speaker: David M. Hovey, Director of Supply Chain (Hostess Brands, LLC)
10:00 AM

In a few short years, Hostess Brands, LLC. has transformed from a twice bankrupt organization to a hyper-efficient operation and supply chain. In this session, David will discuss how Hostess used agility and visibility to build a sustainable operating system.

Learn what consumers said would impact their customer experience, or check out the event’s agenda.