Webinar

What micro-fulfillment can do for you.

May 26 • 11:00am ET

Industry leaders at IHL, Deloitte, and Fabric will share how retailers are adding capacity, reducing delivery times, and taking control of their eCommerce brand experiences with micro-fulfillment.

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Make your online shopping experience local.

Rapid changes in customer expectations are driving a re-examination of supply chains and how orders are fulfilled and delivered. Leading retailers understand that in order to meet customer expectations they need more distribution points spread closer to their customers, more reliability, and less disruption.

Tune in for a discussion on how retail leaders are adapting their supply chains to successfully meet expectations.

Topics include:

  • What winning retailers are doing to stay ahead
  • Changing consumer shopping habits
  • Key challenges the rapid increase in order volume has created for retailers
  • Leading strategies retailers are employing to increase their order capacity
  • How micro-fulfillment can help you shorten the last-mile while maintaining control of the brand experience and decreasing costs

11:00am-12:00 ET

Retail's Reset and the Road Ahead

Using results from IHL Group’s recent worldwide survey of 4,500 consumers representing over 65% of the world’s GDP, we’ll take you on a journey looking at shopper trends in the days ahead. How are shopper journeys likely to change, which COVID shopping behaviors will be retained, and how long will recovery take?

What are the key factors that will impact recovery and how to plan for this irrespective of your role in the value chain, and based upon these changes with consumers, what are the strategies retailers need to consider to fulfill customer shopping patterns?

Jerry Sheldon

Jerry Sheldon

Vice President of Technology, IHL Group

Jerry has researched and authored numerous analyst reports on Price Optimization, POS Software Systems, Printers, and Workforce Management Solutions. He also provides the development expertise and analytics used in IHL’s Retailer Technology Data Service Sophia and Retail and CPG IT Spend models. He is frequently quoted in the Retail media and has appeared on Fox News Live and Fox Business.

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1:00-2:00pm ET

Understanding the implications of MFC's

Senior retail experts at Deloitte will share insights gained from speaking with retail executives from around the country. They’ll discuss the challenges the increase in on-line orders created, how retailers are dealing with the capacity issues that COVID introduced to our industry, and what strategies retailers are implementing to ensure adequate capacity going forward.

A key question they’ll be discussing is – are those same strategies enabling faster (next day and same day) delivery times?

Rob Harrold

Rob Harrold

Managing Director, Retail Store Operations Leader, Deloitte

Rob leads Deloitte’s U.S. Retail Stores Offering, helping major retailers assess, design, and implement initiatives to enhance their overall in-store and integrated omni-channel performance as well as improve customer and associate experience.

With over 20 years of industry and consulting experience, Rob helps retailers drive operational efficiencies, reduce operational leakage, optimize talent, and implement technologies from inventory management to customer & associate-facing solutions.

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Curt Bimschleger

Curt Bimschleger

Managing Director, Supply Chain Leader for Consumer Industry, Deloitte

Curt is an experienced supply chain leader that has worked across retail, consumer product, and manufacturing companies for the last 25 years as a trusted advisor to senior leaders. He is passionate about the current transformation in Retail, as brands rethink their supply chains to better serve consumers and shifting preferences towards mobile and direct-to-consumer business models.

Curt has also published thought leadership around the rapidly evolving demands for fulfillment models in urban settings, and how retail brands need to adjust to meet the ever-increasing consumer expectations around fulfillment speed and convenience.

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3:00-4:00pm ET

Live virtual tour of Micro-fulfillment center in Brooklyn, NY.

Hear a few words from Elram Goren, CEO and co-founder of Fabric, about how leading retailers like Walmart and Fresh Direct are reimagining their supply chains to get closer to their customers while reducing costs, and finish up with a live virtual tour of an automated Micro-fulfillment center in Brooklyn, NY.

Elram Goren

Elram Goren

CEO & co-founder, Fabric

Elram Goren is CEO and co-founder of Fabric. He has led the company from its inception in 2015 through its first deployments and now is at the helm of its rapidly scaling operations.

Before co-founding Fabric, Elram served as a Major in the Israeli Defense Forces managing R&D teams and multidisciplinary operations in the Intelligence Technology Unit. He is a graduate of the elite Psagot Excellence Program.

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Registration is for all three presentations. You will receive webinar instructions via Email.