22 February 2015 to 25 February 2015

Kurt Salmon will be hosting a series of panels and presentations at this year’s Retail Supply Chain Conference, hosted by RILA. Please see below for more information and visit us at RILA booth #504.

The Business Case for Sustainability:

2:45-3:45 p.m., Monday, February 23 / Room: Osceola 1-3

Todd Soller, partner, will facilitate a conversation with executives from Walgreens and Meijer on how sustainability impacts a retailer’s bottom line. Walgreens and Meijer will also discuss key components—including initial steps, metrics and ROI—of their own sustainability programs.

Omnichannel Is Going Mobile:

2:45-3:45 p.m., Monday, February 23 / Room: Sun-C

Tom Cole, partner and former chief administrative officer at Macy’s, will speak on the growing emphasis on mobile within the e-commerce landscape. Tom will touch on how mobile is impacting the way companies meet supply chain challenges, lessons learned and what’s next for mobile.

It’s All About Change: Differentiate Fads from Trends to Deliver Continuous Improvement:

10:30-11:30 a.m., Tuesday, February 24 / Room: Osceola 1-3

Erica Attwater, manager, will moderate a discussion with panelists from REI, Abercrombie & Fitch and Exel/DHL on how to manage trends and improve distribution.

The Challenges of Global Supply Chain Planners:

1:30-2:30 p.m., Tuesday, February 24 / Room: Naples

Frank Layo, partner, will moderate a conversation with executives from S.C. Johnson, Dollar General and Diageo on the risk mitigation best practices retailers can use to bolster their supply chains to protect against unexpected interruptions.

For more information about the conference, click here.