Next Generation Supply Chain Summit 2013

Next Generation Supply Chain Summit 2013

The NG Supply Chain Summit Australia 2013 was held between 30th April – 2nd May 2013 in Cairns at the Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns.

Zacpac Australasia proudly attended this year’s Summit as a Solutions Provider. The Next Generation Supply Chain Summit Australia is designed specifically to assist forward-thinking supply chain decision makers as they meet demands of transformation and prepare for the impact their role will have on the overall success of their organization’s value chain. CMOs, VPs of Supply Chain, COOs and other top executives were present to explore the emerging innovation critical to gain market share in order to compete on a global scale. www.ngsupplychainaustralia.com

During the three day event, Zacapac representatives, John Zac (Director and General Mgr) and Mark Zac (Production Manager) met with Supply Chain Executives from Australia’s largest companies in a series of one on one meetings and also discussed opportunities with the Executives during informal events. Companies represented at the Summit included Nestle, H.J Heinz, Fonterra and Mars New Zealand just to mention a few.

The final day of the Summit included Zacpac’s workshop which was presented by Charmaine Thring, Zacpac’s Marketing Consultant. The workshop focused on the way’s in which Zacpac solve the three main challenges that all supply chains are currently experiencing. Forecasting and Inventory Management, Risk Management and Trace-ability and Supplier Relationship Management. The workshop included a fantastic visual display of a huge range of sample cartons ranging from the basic brown carton through to many examples of litho laminated, shelf ready packaging. John Zac was happy to answer the numerous questions from the workshop attendees and also explained Zacpac’s packaging solutions in detail.

The NG Supply Chain Summit Australia 2013 is organised annually by GDS International the World’s Premier B2B Events Company.