Dematic to Host 34th Annual Material Handling & Logistics Conference

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN – July 2, 2019Dematic announces they will host the 2019 Material Handling & Logistics Conference themed, The Predictive Revolution — Embracing the Smart & Connected Future, September 8–11 in Park City, Utah.

Celebrating its 34th anniversary of delivering premier education, Dematic has assembled an all-star lineup to present 40+ sessions, workshops and keynotes — addressing emerging and traditional supply chain challenges and expanding on how Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Big Data and Robotics are transforming retail and logistics operations.

Bernard Biolchini, EVP & CEO, Americas, Dematic, stated, “Digital transformation is impacting top- and bottom-line business outcomes, change is happening at a lightning-fast pace, and the world's labor markets simply can't keep up anymore. The Material Handling & Logistics Conference is designed to provide supply chain management professionals with insight, strategies and tactics that can increase operational excellence in their organization.”

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About Dematic

Dematic is a leading supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain. Dematic employs over 7,000 skilled logistics professionals to serve its customers globally, with engineering centers and manufacturing facilities located around the world. Dematic is one brand under the KION Group of companies and has implemented more than 6,000 integrated systems for a customer base that includes small, medium and large companies doing business in a variety of market sectors.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Dematic is a member of KION Group, a global leader in industrial trucks, related services and supply chain solutions. Across more than 100 countries worldwide, the KION Group designs, builds and supports logistics solutions that optimize material and information flow within factories, warehouses and distribution centers. The company is the largest manufacturer of industrial trucks in Europe, the second-largest producer of forklifts globally and a leading provider of warehouse automation.

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