Looking Ahead to the Future of Retail and Supply Chain

 Available On-Demand
Cost: Complimentary

The retail and consumer goods industries have changed forever. Over the last few years, retailers and manufacturing companies have experienced major disruption. The market is flooded with M&A activity, users are shifting buying patterns, supply chains are gridlocked, and omnichannel purchases have skyrocketed.

Further slowing down the flow of raw materials in and out of countries are the ongoing lockdowns mandates in place in certain regions. While some sectors were hit hard by disruption, there were some winners.

During this discussion, we will delve deeper into these disruptions and the lessons learned to determine how retailers and consumer products companies are adapting to the new digital economy and unforeseen disruptions.

What attendees will learn:

  • Top challenges facing retail and manufacturing supply chain experts today in a disrupted world
  • What retailers must do in the year ahead to gain agility, efficiency and beat the competition.
  • How successful organizations are preparing for future disruptions and transforming retail and manufacturing planning
  • The future of supply chain: digital, agile and autonomous

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About the Experts

Doug Stephens
Retail Industry Futurist

Chad Schumacher
Customer Advisor for Consumer Package Goods and Retail, SAS