57th Annual Conference

May 15-17, 2017

57th annual International Conference of Furniture Transportation & Logistics Managers, Lago Mar Resort and Beach club in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

2017 Conference program

2017 registration list

(Follow the links above to see who came to the 2017 Annual Conference, as well as the program we had.)


Nick Hobbs,  VP JB Hunt - Keynote Address

Tony NuzioFounder/CEOICC Logistics, Inc.

Mike Giaccone,  President/CEOAssemblers, Inc.

2016 Conference power point presentations

Daniel Pronovost, Director Home Delivery Operations, Sears Canada -  Keynote Address

Ray Kuntz, Chairman & CEO, Watkins and Shepard - Managing the Shift from Box Store Retailer to e-Commerce

Greg Ritter, Chief Customer Officer, XPO Logistics - Hear how XPO is Managing Massive Change

Bruce Tompkins, Partner and Executive Director, Supply Chain Consortium, Tompkins International - How to Lead Change without Resistance

Jeff Beckman, Co-Owner, Kingsgate Transportation - Growing Transactional Business by Attracting Young Talent to the Industry


2015 Conference Power Point presentations

Jon Greenberg, Operations Director & Dave Clevenger Fleet Manager, City Furniture:   "Transforming your Fleet- the Move to Natural Gas"

Jeff Spotts, Director of Logistics/ DC Operations/Packaging, NBF; "Opportunities &Solutions in the multi- business channel supply chain"

Bruce Tompkins, Partner and Executive Director, Supply Chain Consortium, Tompkins International; "Moving your supply chain beyond traditional distribution and fulfillment centers"

David HarlowDirector, Trade Lane Management - US & Americas UPS Global Ocean Freight: "Ocean contracting and operational strategies in the 2015/2016 market"


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