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Workshop 1 : Supply Chain Optimisation through Visual Analysis

Rynier Keet & Larinda Botha

Rynier Keet, Managing Director – Corporate Renaissance Group (CRG), South Africa & Larinda Botha General Manager, Corporate Renaissance Group, South Africa

Monday, June 5 : 13:30 – 16:30

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Workshop 2 : Supply Chain Sustainability Reporting using GRI.4

Samer Al-Madhoun

Samer Al-Madhoun

CSCP, SCOR-P, CDDP, MBA, UNGC JORDAN Board Member Sustainability Reporter – MUHAKAT, Jordan 

Monday, June 5 : 13:30 – 16:30

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Accenture

Silver Sponsor

Accenture solves our clients’ toughest challenges by providing unmatched services in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. We partner with more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500, driving innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. With expertise across more than 40 industries and all business functions, we deliver transformational outcomes for a demanding new digital world.

Acrow

Acrow – Made in Africa for Africa

We are a South African manufacturer and supplier of materials handling equipment and we enjoy collaborating with our clients in helping them develop the perfect logistical solution. We offer a free in-house consulting service to groups such as Spar, Value Logistics, Commercial Cold Storage, Cashbuild and Walmart group globally, just to mention a few. Our Senior Consultants have a vast experience with regards to Racking and Shelving systems for the Retail, Wholesale and Supply Chain Industry and together with our technical department they will draw up your layout and consult with you to find the best solution forward.

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Adapt IT

Adapt IT provides a variety of specialised IT software solutions and services to Education, Manufacturing, Financial Services, and Energy sector clients. Adapt IT has over 800 employees and customers in 40 countries in Africa, Asia, Australasia, Europe, South America and North America, and its services and solutions span the complete software IT life cycle, from consulting and application design and development, through to delivery and support. Stand P1
www.adaptit.co.za

Workshop 3 : Crafting your Professional Supply Chain Brand Equity

Chantal Kading

Chantal Kading

Founding Member and Managing Director, The People Shop, South Africa

Monday, June 5 : 13:30 – 16:30

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Bolloré Logistics

Bolloré Logistics is a global leader in international transport & logistics. Bolloré Logistics delivers custom-fit solutions with a high added value that draw on an in-depth experience and understanding of different industries, as well as the constant quest for improvement and optimisation that is central to the company’s own culture and values. A highly-diversified industrial and services operator, Bolloré Group covers a broad range of activities, from energy, communications and media to electric vehicles. Founded in 1822, today it is one of the 500 largest companies in the world. With transport and logistics accounting for more than half of the Group’s annual turnover, Bolloré Logistics benefits from both the expertise and strong financial backing of a world leader.

www.bollore-logistics.com

CHEP

CHEP is a global provider of supply chain solutions serving the consumer goods, fresh food, beverage, manufacturing and retail sectors in more than 60 countries.  We offer a wide range of logistics and operational platforms and support services that are designed to increase performance and lower risk, while protecting the environment. Our platform solutions are designed to have environmental benefits.  Through product load and truck load optimisation, we reduce waste, fuel consumption and CO2 emissions.  Through Value Chain Analysis and Environmental Impact Analysis, we eliminate inefficiencies that produce waste.

Visit us at SAPICS, Stand PG25 & PG26

www.chep.com

Cradle Technology Services

Cradle Technology Services was started in January 2000.

Our experienced team combine over 200 years of software development, barcoding, RFID, mobile computing, wireless networking and label printing and manufacturing experience.

We are platinum partners for Honeywell (www.honeywellaidc.com , SOTI partners (http://www.soti.net/), Wavelink partners (www.wavelink.com) and BarTender (Seagull Scientific) partners (www.seagullscientific.com), amongst others, providing marketing, supply, implementation and professional services.

Cradle owns and develops the market leading GraniteWMS warehouse management solution, (www.graniteWMS.com) and offers physical asset management solutions, (www.assetscanning.com).

Our manufacturing facility in Cape Town produces barcode label products, (www.labelsforbarcoding.com)

For more information visit www.cradle.co.za

Workshop 4 : Supply Chain Risk and Resiliency (3 hour workshop)

Gregory Schlegel

Greg Schlegel

CPIM, CSP, Jonah, VP/Principal, SherTrack LLC , USA

Tuesday, June 6 : 10:10 – 13:00

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Bolloré Logistics

Silver Sponsor

Bolloré Logistics is a global leader in international transport & logistics. Bolloré Logistics delivers custom-fit solutions with a high added value that draw on an in-depth experience and understanding of different industries, as well as the constant quest for improvement and optimisation that is central to the company’s own culture and values. A highly-diversified industrial and services operator, Bolloré Group covers a broad range of activities, from energy, communications and media to electric vehicles. Founded in 1822, today it is one of the 500 largest companies in the world. With transport and logistics accounting for more than half of the Group’s annual turnover, Bolloré Logistics benefits from both the expertise and strong financial backing of a world leader.

www.bollore-logistics.com

Datalogic

Datalogic is a global leader in the automatic data capture and process automation markets, specialized in the designing and production of bar code readers, mobile computers, sensors for detection, measurement and safety, RFID vision and laser marking systems. Datalogic solutions help to increase the efficiency and quality of processes in the Retail, Manufacturing, Transportation & Logistics and Healthcare industries, along the entire value chain.
The world’s leading players in the four reference industries use Datalogic products, certain of the attention to the customer and of the quality of the products that the Group has been offering for 45 years.
Today Datalogic Group, headquartered in Bologna (Italy), employs approximately 2,700 staff worldwide, distributed in 30 countries, with manufacturing and repair facilities in the USA, Brazil, Italy, Slovakia, Hungary and Vietnam. In 2016 Datalogic had a turnover of 576.5 million Euros and invested over 50 million Euros in Research & Development, with an asset of more than 1,200 patents in multiple jurisdictions. Datalogic S.p.A. is listed in the STAR segment of the Italian Stock Exchange since 2001 as DAL.MI. Stand PG2 & 3

www.datalogic.com

Demand Driven Technologies

Demand Driven Technologies markets and implements REPLENISHMENT+® (R+®) a multi-echelon materials and inventory management software designed to facilitate a demand pull inventory system consistent with the methodology of Demand Driven MRP (DDMRP) and Actively Synchronized Replenishment, an application of the Theory of Constraints. It is currently the only fully compliant DDMRP software in the world.

Companies that implement Replenishment+® typically see huge jumps in Return on Average Capital Employed through three avenues, these three effects happening SIMULTANEOUSLY:

  1. Service level increases
  2. Sales Increases
  3. Reduced total inventory

PSQ is the local agent for REPLENISHMENT+®. Stand P2

 

Workshop 5 : Experience Demand Driven Materials Requirements Planning (MRP) this first hands-on LEGO brick assembly lean workshop

Laurent Vigoroux

Laurent Vigouroux

CSCP, CDDP, CDDL, CSCA, Consultant, Fapics, France

Tuesday, June 6 : 10:10 – 13:00

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CHEP

Gold Sponsor

CHEP is a global provider of supply chain solutions serving the consumer goods, fresh food, beverage, manufacturing and retail sectors in more than 60 countries.  We offer a wide range of logistics and operational platforms and support services that are designed to increase performance and lower risk, while protecting the environment.

Our platform solutions are designed to have environmental benefits.  Through product load and truck load optimisation, we reduce waste, fuel consumption and CO2 emissions.  Through Value Chain Analysis and Environmental Impact Analysis, we eliminate inefficiencies that produce waste.

www.chep.com


Geotab

GEOTAB AFRICA is the world’s fastest growing fleet telematics company, and for a very good reason, we design, focus and build fleet solutions for businesses, at a price point that makes business sense, and is guaranteed to provide you with a return on investment. GEOTAB AFRICA provides key fleet metrics, advanced dashboard reports, and real-time vehicle location at a touch of a button with our easy-to-use software.

GEOTAB’s fleet tracking device links to the vehicle’s engine computer to extract rich data, allowing for accurate reporting. Expand the capabilities of your device even further with powerful Add-Ons such as Driver ID, Garmin Integration, Text-to-Speech and much more. Stand PG16

www.geotabafrica.com

 

Röhlig Grindrod

Röhlig-Grindrod is a proudly South African company with our greatest strength in our capability and willingness to customize our systems to comply with our no parcel is too big or too small, whether it be out of gauge project cargo, conventional or containerized sea freight, vessel charters, airfreight, overland cargo and customs clearance procedures, we provide our clients with integrated solutions to ensure that goods arrive at their destination, on time and in the most cost effective manner. We also offer prime warehousing and distribution facilities, customs formalities, domestic transfers, strategic planning, auditing services and marine insurance. Advice on stock control, bond-store management, international regulations, overseas payments and customs tariff consulting. Stand PG7

www.rohlig.co.za

Interroll

 

The Interroll Group is a worldwide leading producer of high-quality key products and services for internal logistics. The company offers a broad product range in the four product groups “rollers”, “drives”, “conveyors & sorters” and “pallet & carton flow” to around 23,000 customers around the world. Core industries are courier, parcel and postal services, airports, food processing industry as well as distribution centres and other industries. Interroll SA (Pty) Ltd office is located in Johannesburg, which services the sub-Saharan region. Managing Director, Hilton Campbell, well known within the material handling sector, will be on hand at SAPICS and looks forward to engaging with you and discussing your exact needs. Stand PG19

www.interroll.com

Jungheinrich

South Africa is the most important country for industrial trucks on the African market. Because of this, it plays a particular role for Jungheinrich’s strategical growth.
After varying experiences with dealer structures, Jungheinrich decided to serve the South African market with a direct subsidiary as part of its international expansion strategy. This way, Jungheinrich can act more directly and reliably with the customer. Market potential can be detected faster and better exploited and customers can be served more rapidly.
Jungheinrich’s unique strength is, in addition to its comprehensive and technically innovative portfolio of solutions from a single source–from manual to fully automated vehicles, racks, stacker cranes as well as software–its reliable service network. Through its direct branches with over 4700 customer service technicians worldwide, Jungheinrich can offer its customers proven, competent service, exactly what customers can expect from Jungheinrich in South Africa.
Jungheinrich’s new positioning shows its determination to grow and develop in Southern Africa. With the headquarters in Johannesburg and the regional branches throughout the country, Jungheinrich pursues a clear goal: to become number one on the African market. Stand PG4
www.jungheinrich.co.za

Datalogic

Support Sponsor

Datalogic is a global leader in the automatic data capture and process automation markets, specialized in the designing and production of bar code readers, mobile computers, sensors for detection, measurement and safety, RFID vision and laser marking systems. Datalogic solutions help to increase the efficiency and quality of processes in the Retail, Manufacturing, Transportation & Logistics and Healthcare industries, along the entire value chain.
The world’s leading players in the four reference industries use Datalogic products, certain of the attention to the customer and of the quality of the products that the Group has been offering for 45 years.
Today Datalogic Group, headquartered in Bologna (Italy), employs approximately 2,700 staff worldwide, distributed in 30 countries, with manufacturing and repair facilities in the USA, Brazil, Italy, Slovakia, Hungary and Vietnam. In 2016 Datalogic had a turnover of 576.5 million Euros and invested over 50 million Euros in Research & Development, with an asset of more than 1,200 patents in multiple jurisdictions.
Datalogic S.p.A. is listed in the STAR segment of the Italian Stock Exchange since 2001 as DAL.MI. Stand PG2 & 3
www.datalogic.com

Workshop 6 : Whose number is on the chopping block? Building trust and equity for your demand planning professionals

Jide Adetunji

Jide Adetunji

MCIPS, CPF, CSCP, Lead Instructor, Busido Value Chains, Nigeria

Tuesday, 6 June : 10:10 – 13:00

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Knapp

Founded more than 60 years ago as a 2-man operation, today the KNAPP Group employs more than 3,000 people worldwide and serves customers on every populated continent on earth. In line with the company slogan, making complexity simple, KNAPP specializes in automated all-in-one solutions and customized software for intralogistics as well as production and distribution logistics. The KNAPP Group is a company with a solid reputation – shaped by its philosophy, innovative power and entrepreneurial responsibility – and is proud to be a little different from all the others.  Stand PG15

www.knapp.com

 

Krost Shelving

Krost Shelving, have become the leading supplier of Racking, Shelving, Mezzanine and Locker solutions to South Africa and have expanded our reach across Africa via an extensive network beyond our borders in Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland, Nigeria, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique amongst others.
With Staff complement of over 200 highly dedicated workers, our company offers a unique hands-on approach, focused on personal attention, product expertise and unparalleled service when it comes to producing Steel Racking, Shelving, Mezzanine Floors and lockers. No job falls beneath or above the scope of our professional team of staff who work continuously to improve and upgrade their products, knowledge and services. Stand P7

www.krostshelving.co.za


 

DSV Global Transport and Logistics

Gold Sponsor

DSV South Africa is a leading supplier of logistics, transport and freight forwarding services in South Africa and Africa, and is wholly owned by DSV A/S, listed on NASDAQ Copenhagen. Global services are provided through three divisions, DSV Air & Sea, DSV Road and DSV Solutions. Together with its international network of partners and agents, DSV operates in more than 80 countries from 1,000 branch offices, terminals and warehouse facilities. DSV South Africa (DSV) operates through DSV Air & Sea, DSV Distribution, DSV Solutions, DSV Mounties and DSV Healthcare, and offers client’s competitive and tailored transport and logistics services at consistently high standards.

www.dsv.com

 

 

Workshop 7 : Customs – What They Did ‘Not’ Teach You

Graeme Lennie

Graeme Lennie

Customs Manager, DSV South Africa (Pty) Ltd, South Africa

Tuesday, 6 June : 10:10 – 13:00

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Automating Logistics in East Africa

Shermandra Singh & Ralf Rolle
Shermandra Singh, Business Development Director, Dovetail Business Solutions (Pty) Ltd and Ralf Rolle, Key Accounts Director, Dovetail Business Solutions (Pty) Ltd

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Change management when implementing Demand Driven MRP… is it hard?

Laurent Vigoroux

Laurent Vigouroux

CSCP, CDDP, CDDL, CSCA, Consultant, Fapics, France

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Change Management: Which techniques work only in some cultures or for some generations; and which work everywhere anytime

Abre Pienaar_Adri McCaskill

 Abré Pienaar CFPIM, CEO, iPlan, South AfricaAdri McCaskill General Manager, iPlan, USA

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Collaborative Inventory Optimization – Fiat Chrysler Automotive SA Case Study

Jamie Wates

Jamie Wates

Head of IO, Supply Chain Innovation, DSV South Africa (Pty) Ltd, South Africa

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Workshop 8 : Sometimes you Lose, Sometimes you Learn: Simulation Game in Unpredictable Economic Times

Karen Pretorius & Roger Boniface
Karen Pretorius CSCP, CLTD, Consultant/Trainer, KPI Cubed Consulting, South AfricaRoger Boniface, Executive Director, EDISIM, South Africa

Tuesday, June 6 : 14:00 – 16:20

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NEPTEK

NEPTEK is a specialist in the design, supply and integration of Materials Handling Systems. Through our national and global partners, we supply well-engineered, functional and highly efficient systems using proven technology with full after sales support and service. NEPTEK supply and integrate a range of automated storage systems, conveyors and sortation equipment as standalone modules, sub-systems or complete solutions to solve all your Materials Handling requirements. At NEPTEK we pride ourselves on quality, reliable and robust equipment that is fully integrated forming a well-engineered, functional, efficient solution to ensure our clients optimum performance in their warehouse or distribution centre. Stand PG8

www.neptek.com


 

Fortna

Gold Sponsor

For over 70 years, Fortna has partnered with the world’s top brands – companies like ASICS, O’Reilly Auto Parts and MSC and recently with local icons such as Pepkor, Mr Price, Pick n Pay and City Logistics – helping them improve their distribution operations and transform their businesses. Companies with complex distribution operations trust Fortna to help them meet customer promises and competitive challenges profitably. We develop a solid business case for change and hold ourselves accountable to those results. Our expertise spans supply chain strategy, distribution center operations, material handling, supply chain systems, organizational excellence and warehouse control software.

www.fortna.com

Creating a World Class Supply Chain at Dis-Chem – a case study

Victoria Pilcher

Victoria Pilcher

CSCP, Consultant, Industrial Logistic Systems (ILS), South Africa

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The International Political Landscape and its impact on supply chain

Douglas Kent

SCOR®-P, Managing Director, PwC, USA

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Opsi Systems

OPSI Systems is the leading software and consulting company in operations research and optimisation. Drawing on a diverse pool of logistic and supply chain knowledge, OPSI Systems has helped many business, enterprises, private contractors, parastatals and multinationals improve their operations through its unique in-depth analysis and insight into business optimisation, sales routing transport management, demand forecasting and vehicle logistics. OPSI’s suite of routing products – PLATO, FLO and web-based ZENO – and strategic partnerships with the likes of Pivot Sciences, a consulting company specialising in applied analytics in the supply chain sector. Stand PG12

www.opsisystems.com

 

Is SCOR© – (Supply Chain Operations Reference Model) Business Unusual? (Full day workshop)

Tracy Cheetham

Tracy Cheetham

CPIM, CSCP, SCOR-P, CDDP, PLS, Partner, Paradoxsolve, USA

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The Future of Procurement: the Next Frontier

Kamendran Govender

Kamendran Govender

Managing Director, Accenture Consulting, South Africa

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Pure Light LED Products (Pty) Ltd

Pure Light LED Products (Pty) Ltd. is a Lighting Consultancy, producer and supplier company, providing energy saving LED lighting solutions to industrial and commercial customers.
We offer tailor-made turnkey solutions, optimised to meet the requirements of each specific application in terms of cost and performance.
Area of expertise:
– Warehousing, particularly heights 8m to 20m
– Industrial, workshop etc. big size premises
– Exterior flood lights, including high musts up to 35m
– Office lighting.  Stand P4 & 5

www.houseofpurelight.com

www.purelightledproducts.com

 

I’m Still Standing

Proudly sponsored by CHEP

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Danny K

Danny K

Singer, Songwriter, Actor, Speaker, South Africa

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