PARCEL Forum is back at the Gaylord Opryland, September 11-13! If you’re ready to explore the rapidly evolving landscape of parcel logistics, PARCEL Forum ‘23 offers an unparalleled opportunity to delve into a comprehensive array of topics that have the power to positively shape the future of your shipping operations! For the uninitiated, don’t stress—as they say at PARCEL Forum, “just get yourself there, and we’ll handle the rest!”
Here’s a preview of what you can expect:
From optimizing your shipping networks through innovative technologies and carrier diversification to harnessing the power of data and analytics for smarter decisions, this year's forum promises mission-critical insights for parcel shipping success. Discover how to revamp your transportation strategies, transform your warehouses, and stay ahead of emerging e-commerce trends. Workshops and speaker sessions will have you explore the intricacies of returns management, embrace warehouse technologies, and position you to stay ahead of the competition in 2024.
Peer-to-peer networking events offer opportunities to learn from experts about integrating with third-party logistics, refining your order-to-ship strategies, and leveraging cutting-edge packaging innovations. If you’re keen to dive into the realm of final mile fulfillment, you’ll unravel the potential for technology to revolutionize your labor practices.
Overall, at PARCEL Forum 2023, you'll unlock a wealth of knowledge, strategies, and innovations that promise to empower your logistics and propel your business operations toward unprecedented scalability. Not to mention, the experts at ShipERP will be at Booth 609 to answer all your questions!
When all the world’s a marketplace, international shipping is the key boundless opportunity! Led by Regional Director of Brokerage Product Development for UPS SCS, Shawn Levsen, this dynamic workshop will decode the complexity of global parcel shipments, transforming risks into strategic advantages.
From managing trade compliances risks and scaling solutions to leveraging the power of automation and integrative technology, you’ll leave this workshop with an invaluable blueprint for success in the international parcel shipping sphere. Say goodbye to unexpected costs & uncertainties and join Levsen for an enlightening session that will help you master the art of international shipping logistics!
Keynote speaker, Sriram Krishnasamy, EVP and Chief Transformation Officer of FedEx Corporation, discusses how data science, machine learning, and predictive analytics are reshaping the landscape of shipping and supply chains.
Moreover, he’ll show you how predictive intelligence platforms blend colossal data networks with external factors to forecast delivery success and ensure timely interventions and witness FedEx’s impeccable delivery success rate (99.91%). You should walk away with powerful insights into FedEx's groundbreaking approach to utilizing extensive big data resources, uncovering hidden connections, and optimizing the movement of goods for a proactive, customer-centric experience.
Join Louis DeJoy, Postmaster General, as he unveils the transformative "Delivering for America" plan. Discover how the Postal Service is charting a new path, optimizing on-time delivery, and revolutionizing the delivery network.
This speaking session promises to reveal insights into the USPS's remarkable progress, upcoming priorities, and its strategic shift towards greater efficiency and enhanced service commitments. Don’t miss your chance to be part of this engaging talk that’ll set the stage for a high-performing future, serving both business mailing customers and the American public.
In Music City, all work and no play make Jack a dull boy! Here’s what to do in Nashville (outside of PARCEL Forum):
Immerse yourself in the vibrant history of country music at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum! This iconic institution showcases an impressive collection of memorabilia, artifacts, and exhibits that pay tribute to the genre's legendary artists and contributions. Here, you can explore interactive displays, iconic instruments, and captivating stories that trace the evolution of country music.
Experience a touch of Greece in Nashville at the Parthenon, a full-scale replica of the ancient Athenian temple! Situated in Centennial Park, this architectural marvel is a true sight to behold. Inside, you'll find an art gallery and the monumental statue of Athena Parthenos. Enjoy a leisurely stroll through the park's lush grounds, the picture-perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of PARCEL Forum.
Indulge in Southern comfort food at the renowned Loveless Café, a local gem with a rich history! Just a short drive from Gaylord Opryland, this iconic restaurant is famous for its mouthwatering biscuits, country ham, and other Southern specialties. From breakfast to dinner, the Loveless Café offers a quintessential Nashville dining experience that’s filled the bellies and hearts of patrons for generations.
Of course, don’t forget to visit your friends on the ShipERP Team! Our experts will be on site to answer any questions you have, as well as help you identify the solutions best tailored to you unique business needs (as well as capitalize on everything you’ll undoubtedly learn from the conference). To beat the crowd, schedule a dedicated time with our experts for a demonstration of the latest in parcel management system technology. Can’t wait to see you there!