RL Magazine
Edition 43
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Zappos.com, Inc. to Keynote at RLA Conference & Expo: Las Vegas 2012
Chris Nielsen, COO/CFO of Zappos.com, Inc., will offer the keynote address at the Reverse Logistics Association Conference & Expo in Las Vegas on February 11-14, 2013.
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Westcoast mourns Howard Strowman
12 September 2012-Westcoast is mourning the loss of channel stalwart Howard Strowman, who passed away yesterday after sustaining serious injuries in a motorcycle accident at the weekend.
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The Warehouse use e-ordering and ASN’s to streamline their stock procurement
11 September 2012-New Zealand’s retail giant The Warehouse has, with the help of The ECN Group, updated its procurement procedures. The first four The Warehouse suppliers (SIMS Distribution, 3M, Energizer and Proctor & Gamble,) are now on-board with full: e-ordering, ASN and e- invoicing covering all three types of The Warehouse Orders.
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BrightPoint Americas Announces Logistic Services Agreement With Solavei
Indianapolis, IN--11 September 2012--Brightpoint, Inc. ("BrightPoint"), a global leader in providing device lifecycle services to the wireless and high-tech industries, today announced that its subsidiary, Brightpoint North America L.P. ("BrightPoint Americas"), has entered into a logistic services relationship with Solavei, LLC. ("Solavei"), a new social commerce company offering an affordable, contract-free mobile service that pays back consumers with recurring income for adding new members.
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Ongoing economic uncertainty increases supply chain risks
11 September 2012-As retail supply chains grow increasingly larger geographical footprints, they become more susceptible to risk. Retailers have long prepared for natural disasters and geopolitical events, but ongoing financial crises and uncertainty has them even more concerned.
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Steve Milligan Will Become CEO of Western Digital on Retirement of John Coyne in January 2013
Irvine, CA--10 September 2012--Western Digital Corp. today announced that Steve Milligan will become chief executive officer of the company on January 2, 2013, succeeding John Coyne, who is retiring on that same date. Milligan, 49, is currently president of Western Digital and will retain the title of president when he becomes CEO. Following Coyne’s retirement, Milligan will be appointed to the Western Digital board of directors.
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Dell Positioned in the “Leaders” Quadrant in 2012 Leading Analyst Firm Report on Data Center Outsourcing and Infrastructure Utility Services
Plano, TX--6 September 2012--Dell, a leading provider of services and solutions has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the “Leaders” quadrant of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for North America Data Center Outsourcing and Infrastructure Utility Services[i].
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