OHL's Mike Honious, COO of Contract Logistics Is Speaking at IRCE 2014
NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OHL Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Contract Logistics, Mike Honious will be speaking at the upcoming Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibition (IRCE) event. He will be speaking along with Sarah Thompson, Seventh Generation Manager, eCommerce, Digital Marketing.
"At OHL we lead the ranks in eCommerce fulfillment," says Mike Honious, OHL COO of Contract Logistics. "We offer scalable solutions for our customers including Seventh Generation. We were more than happy to take on the challenge with them of expanding their distribution base from B2B to include B2C. Having the opportunity to share with others in the eCommerce industry the best practices from our endeavors at the upcoming IRCE event is a good thing and being able to do it with a customer like Seventh Generation makes it even more valuable."
In the IRCE event session "Leveraging B2B Heft to Enter B2C Space" Honious and Thompson will be discussing how a robust logistics infrastructure is essential to driving a brand's growth in the B2B space and what happens when that brand wants a piece of the B2C pie. This session will take place Thursday, June 12th, 2014 at 4:00pm Central time.
The IRCE event features 200+ industry leaders and eCommerce experts who will share their experiences in creating a bond between retailer and customer. Its importance, ease, challenges, advantages and trends for the future. The show will also boasts over 250,000 square-feet of exhibit hall space with 600 presenting companies including OHL at booth number 1739. This year IRCE will be hosted at Chicago's McCormick Place West June 10th – 13th, 2014. For more information about the show visit www.irce.com/front.
OHL is one of the largest 3PLs in the world, providing integrated global supply chain management solutions including transportation, warehousing, customs brokerage, freight forwarding, and import and export consulting services. OHL operates more than 130 value-added distribution centers, offers comprehensive transportation management services, employs nearly 7,000, and has offices worldwide. OHL has expertise in direct-to-consumer fulfillment, eFulfillment, serves a wide range of business sectors from specialty retail to manufacturing, and specializes in the textiles and apparel, footwear, electronics, retail, printing, food and beverage, and consumer packaged goods industries. In 2013, our eFulfillment solution completed 26 million direct to consumer orders, and distributed $4 billion of merchandise directly to consumers. www.ohl.com
Internet Retailer Magazine was launched in March 1999 by Faulkner & Gray, a unit of Thomson Reuters. It was purchased in 2000 by F&G CEO Jack Love and some members of his management team, who left Thomson to form Vertical Web Media. Vertical Web Media is a privately held company based in Chicago that focuses on providing business intelligence for the e-commerce market. Starting with one magazine, VWM has since started a dozen other information product aimed at this market and is now the largest publisher in the e-commerce field.
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