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The Warehouse Technology Group Live Event - 14th June 2017

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Decisions, decisions, decisions – achieving effective warehouse efficiency in a world of change and uncertainty

The event in June 2017 explored how investment in business-improving warehouse technology and equipment can help you meet the challenges presented by the current business climate and the growth of e-tailing. It looked at how leading-edge products offered by the Warehouse Technology Group partners can help you to manage stock more effectively and improve the overall responsiveness of your operation.

The event is sponsored by Toyota Material Handling

The media partner is HSS Magazine

WTG Seminars

Hosted at the Logistics Research and Innovation Centre at Mantra Learning in north Manchester the WTG runs seminars and openday events for logistics professionals. Key note speakers attend and give delegates valuable insights into new technology and working practises.

The Latest Warehouse Technology

Warehouse Technology Group members are at the forefront of technology in their respective fields and can provide innovative solutions to deliver improvements in business performance.

Equipment And Working Practices

WTG brings together a wealth of experience, knowledge and skills at every event. Delegates have a great opportunity to talk to industry leaders about issues that concern their businesses. There is no other comparable forum for such an interchange.

Attendance of any event is by invitation only: More information and details of how to get an invitation can be obtained by returning our contact form.

Venue

The Logistics Research and Innovation Centre
Mantra Learning
Greengate
Middleton
Manchester M24 1RU

Event Programme – 14th June 2017 

Decisions, decisions, decisions – achieving effective warehouse efficiency in a world of change and uncertainty

Visit the Knowledgebase to view the presentations and access videos from the event.

Programme

09.30

Registration, refreshments and networking

10.00

Opening keynote: The impact on logistics of a changing economic and business climate – the key driving forces behind automation decisions

Mark Currie, Chief Executive, The National Logistics Academy

10.15

Supply chain future view

Peter Ward, CEO, UKWA 

10.30

The property market:New retail models demand new ways of utilising warehouse space

Kevin Mofid, Director of Research, Savills

10.45

Keynote: Automation – a framework for making informed investment decisions

Simon Dixon, Hatmill Supply Chain & Logistics Advisors

11.15

Refreshments and networking

12.00

Practical movement of goods – making the right MHE decision

Gary Ison, Sales Training & Product Development Manager, Toyota Material Handling UK

12.30

Lunch and networking

13.30

MHE demonstrations: HPT, PPT, Reach Truck and TAE050 budget automation solution

Gary Ison, Sales Training & Product Development Manager, Toyota Material Handling UK

14.00

Think Logistics – attracting future talent

Sandra Baxter, Project Manager, Think Logistics at Career Ready UK

14.15

The National Logistics Academy – the UK’s only national logistics network

Richard Weston, Strategic Development Manager, The National Logistics Academy

14.30

Latest new technology in action:

Rackeye – A-Safe

CCTV – Touchstar Access Time CCTV

Horizontal carousel – Dexion

Auto Cube – Codeway

Flexi StorMax – Narrow Aisle Limited

15.30

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Wednesday 14th June 2017