Timeout Sports Bar & Grill
1027 N Rapids Road, Manitowoc, WI
Date: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 PDM
Time: 5:00 – 8:00 pm
Speaker: Joe Chaltry, Transportation Purchasing Manager at Fed Ex
Topic: Purchasing Challenges in Transportation
Joe Chaltry is an experienced Transportation Purchasing Manager working with a diverse customer base to assist them with managing their unique, and often complex, supply chains. Challenges like inventory management, developing distribution models, planning for seasonal volume fluctuations, and navigating regulatory impacts are all part of his experience. He encounters variables that require daily consideration and leverages strong relationships with reliable resources to overcome them and avoid disruptions to business.
With a career that spans nearly 18 years, Joe has a proven track record with his creativity and knowledge that has delivered logistics solutions with multi-million dollar results. From developing the plan in the office, to overseeing the execution on the dock, his proficiency in the logistics field is exceptional. Regional distribution models, effective utilization of dedicated transportation networks, multi-modal bid facilitation, rate increase mitigation, and service provider performance management are all valuable options in Joe’s professional tool belt.
Joe holds an associate degree from UW-Marinette, a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from UWGB and an APICS CSCP certification.
About the Presentation:
Joe will be providing an overview of his career and experience in the logistics and transportation industry. Over his 18 years of experience, he’s delivered service to his customers in customer service, solution design, pricing, purchasing, and leadership roles. Working for two world-class organizations during that time has offered him countless opportunities to observe, develop, and deliver supply chain solutions to industry leading companies.
During his presentation, Joe will highlight some of the unique logistics challenges his customers have faced and during his presentation, Joe will highlight some of the unique logistics challenges his customers have faced and the methods used to develop the solution to overcome them. He’s worked with customers in the automotive, heavy manufacturing, paper and consumer goods, and pharmaceutical industries. He will share experiences and differences between working with inbound, outbound, and reverse components of the supply chain from a transportation perspective. Joe will wrap up by touching on the evolution of 3PL’s and the logistics industry over his professional career and what disruptors the near future holds.
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