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May 13, 2020, PDM Theme: “How Transportation & Logistics works with Manufacturing and Inventory on an International Basis“

May 13, 2020
6:00 PM EDT - 8:45 PM EDT

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Hilton Garden Inn.- Philadelphia / Fort Washington
530 W. Pennsylvania Avenue
Fort Washington, PA 19034
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Wednesday MAY 13, 2020

PDM (Professional Development Meeting)

Theme:    How Transportation & Logistics works with Manufacturing and Inventory on an International Basis

Keynote Speaker:    Joe Barbieri,Senior Director Supply Chain, Five Below, Inc.

 

From item and Vendor set-up, through Customs Entry and Receipt at the DCs, how the pieces fit together.

  • This interactive discussion will illustrate some of the steps taken to create new skus, set up new foreign business partners, considerations , and how the item flows through each piece of the process.

 

  • You’ll have a better understanding of the timing associated with the import order process, some of the intricacies associated with logistics, as well as learning about CTPAT(Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism) and securing your Supply Chain.

 

About the Company:

“Five Below Inc. was recognized as Company of the Year by the Traffic Club of Philadelphia in 2019. They are one of the great Philadelphia success stories. Founded in 2002 with a single store in Wayne, Pennsylvania - Five Below has grown to over 900 stores grossing over 1 billion in revenue across the United States. Five Below Inc. is an American publicly held chain of specialty discount stores that sells products that cost up to $5, plus a small assortment of products from $6 to $10. They were named to the Philly Soaring 76 by the Philadelphia Business Journal - recognizing Five Below as one of the fastest growing companies in the Philadelphia area. Their corporate headquarters are located in Center City Philadelphia.”


Speakers Bio & Background:

Joe Barbieri,Senior Director Supply Chain, Five Below, Inc.

Joe Barbieri is the Senior Director, Supply Chain, for Five Below, Inc. overseeing the newly created CustomsTrade area, focusing on Compliance and CTPAT.  Since joining Five Below in 2003, Joe has helped Five Below grow from 5 to over 900stores, expand into four Regional Distribution Centers, roll out asuccessful International Consolidation and Import program, as well as Tier 1 CTPAT status.

 Joe has a B.B.A. in Marketing from Iona College and has over 25 years of Retail experience.  Prior to joining Five Below, Joe held various leadership roles at other national big box and specialty retailers in the areas of Planning, Distribution, and Replenishment.

 Joe has successfully completed coursework in Logistics, Materials and Supply Chain Management courses at Rowan University / Burlington Community College (RCBC ) with a concentration in International Logistics .

Joe is part of a small group of logistics professionals who are part of a Logistics Advisory Board created to assist Rowan University / Burlington Community College (RCBC) as well as James Madison University’s College of Business, as they both consider Supply Chain Management curriculum.  He has also been a guest speaker at both RCBC and JMU.

Joe is a member of APICS and The Traffic Club of Philadelphia, as well as the British Motor Club of South Jersey. 


REGISTRATION DEADLINE:  Wednesday May 6, 2020

Event Times:

  • 6:00 Registration, Networking Reception & Cash Bar
  • 6:30 Dinner    
  • 7:15 Speaker Presentation 
  • 8:15 Q&A
  • 8:40 Closing comment
  • 8:45 Adjourn   

 

Tickets

$45.00 PAN ASCM/APICS Chapters Members
$40.00 Earlybird rate before April 22

$45.00 ASCM/APICS Members from Other Chapters
$40.00 Earlybird rate before April 22

$55.00 Non Members & Guests
$50.00 Earlybird rate before April 22

$35.00 PAN ASCM/APICS Student & Young Professionals with APICS ID #

 


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530 W. Pennsylvania Avenue
Fort Washington, PA 19034
Venue Website

Theme: How Transportation & Logistics works with Manufacturing and Inventory on an International Basis From item and Vendor set-up, through Customs Entry and Receipt at the DCs, how the pieces fit together.

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