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MetaPack Partner Day 2016

MetaPack Partner Day 2016

Join us on our next MetaPack Partner Day at the The British Library in London on Thursday 20th October 2016. The objective for the day is to take a closer look at how “Delivery” is impacting the behaviour of online shoppers and to help you understand how best to integrate “Delivery” as part of your eCommerce and Logistics strategy. Check the Agenda below. 

This year we already have 100 people registered so far including:

  • Retailers: Arcadia, Boots, BT, Canon, Homebase, Sainsbury, Menzies,, Office Depot, The Body Shop, Walt Disney, Yoox.
  • Partners: Accenture, Advanced Supply Chain, Arvato, Blackbay, Clipper Logistics, DHL Supply Chain, E-Gistics, IBM, K&N, Logopak, Paragon, Pelepod, Peoplevox, UTL, Whistl, XPO Logistics.

When: Thursday 20th October 2016
Where: The British Library – 96 Euston Rd, London NW1 2DB
Time: 9.00am to 3.45pm followed by drinks and networking
*Free entry

We are expecting an attendance of more than 120 people, so it looks like another great networking event in the making!

Registrations for this event are now closed.
If you wish to contact the organiser please call Rob Minns on 07768 505 014.


Time Session
09.00 Arrive and Coffee
09.45 Introduction and Welcome – MetaPack, Rob Minns, Sales VP
10.15 The Delivery EcoSystem, “Bridging the Gap” between eCommerce and Operations – MetaPack, Kees de Vos, Chief Product & Marketing Officer
Kees will present our latest research and insights into the market where Delivery is being used to support the sale of goods as well as optimise the logistics of serving customers.
11.00 Delivery and eCommerce – Eclipse Group – Rob Grinnell, Head of Commerce Services
Rob will present on the various integration touch points within the eComm journey and highlight where Delivery is being used to add value.
11.30 Delivery and eCommerce – Qubit
The Qubit team will be sharing their insights regarding the customer journey and where Delivery features as a key driver.
12.00 Lunch & Networking
13.45 Delivery and Operations – Manhattan, James Brindley, Senior Solutions Consultant and Jeremy Harris, Principle Analyst
James will be showcasing the integrated touchpoints within the Manhattan solution and their role in both the warehouse and the store. He will talk through the different scenarios where integrated carrier capability can have a positive impact on getting goods to consumers efficiently. Jeremy will talk through some real world examples where Manhattan and MetaPack have worked together and made a difference – e.g. Wincanton / Majestic Wines.
14.30 Delivery and Operations – Rocket Consulting, Jim Lodwick, Consultant
Jim will talk about their experience in the integration of delivery propositions into systems such as SAP
15.00 Business Benefits of a multi-carrier strategy for both eCommerce and Operations – MetaPack, Mark Anderson, Mark Craig and Gareth Ashworth
The MetaPack sales team will present the business case for a multi-carrier strategy combining both eComm and Logistics.
15.30 Closing Remarks
15.45 Networking and Drinks
17.00 Close

MetaPack Partner Day 2016

09:00-17:00 20th Oct 2016