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"How to Mitigate Rising Shipping Costs: the 2020 FedEx Pricing Increases" Supply Chain Now Radio

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“How to Mitigate Rising Shipping Costs: the 2020 FedEx Pricing Increases”
The Transportation Trends Series on Supply Chain Now Radio
SCNR 187
Sponsored by Spend Management Experts
Learn more: www.SpendMgmt.com

The first episode of the Transportation Trends Series, sponsored by Spend Management Experts, features John Haber. John is the Founder and CEO of Spend Management Experts. With over 25 years of supply chain experience, John has helped some of the world’s leading brands drive greater efficiencies through their supply chain operations while reducing transportation, distribution and fulfillment costs. Haber began his career at UPS where he held various executive-level positions in corporate finance and corporate strategy and was instrumental in developing profitability and costing models. He also managed the carrier’s National Accounts Profitability Group where he audited the pricing and profitability of UPS’ top customers. Haber’s finance background combined with decades of experience working with high volume shippers enables him to offer unique insights on strategic supply chain planning including distribution model optimization, transportation cost analysis and carrier contract optimization and compliance. An active speaker at industry events such as Parcel Forum, Haber is widely considered one of the logistics industry’s foremost thought leaders on transportation spend management. He is frequently quoted and published in national business and trade media such as the Wall Street Journal, Reuters, Bloomberg, USA Today, Fortune, Supply Chain Brain, Inbound Logistics, and Parcel magazine. In 2019, John was named one of the top 100 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Pros to Know for the eighth consecutive year. Additionally, under Haber’s leadership, Spend Management Experts was recognized by Inc. Magazine, being named to the 35th annual Inc. 5000 list as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies. Haber holds a BA in Political Science from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Learn more about Spend Management Experts here: www.SpendMgmt.com

Upcoming Events & Resources Mentioned in this Episode:
Connect with John on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/john-haber/
Be sure to connect with SME at Parcel Forum 2019: https://www.parcelforum.com/
Connect with Greg on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gswhite/
Connect with Scott on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/scottwindonluton/
SCNR to Broadcast Live at SC Logistics 2019 Fall Tech Talk: https://tinyurl.com/y2mttrg8
eft Logistics CIO Forum in Austin, TX: https://tinyurl.com/y5po7tvw
SCNR to Broadcast Live at CSCMP Atlanta Roundtable Event: https://tinyurl.com/y43lywrd
Reverse Logistics Association Conference & Expo: https://rla.org/calendar/1
SCNR to Broadcast Live at MODEX 2020: https://www.modexshow.com/
SCNR on YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/scnr-youtube


Check Out News From Our Sponsors:
The Effective Syndicate: https://www.theeffectivesyndicate.com/blog
Spend Management Experts: https://spendmanagementexperts.com/
APICS Atlanta: https://apicsatlanta.org
TalentStream: https://talentstreamstaffing.com/
Verusen: https://www.verusen.com/
Georgia Manufacturing Alliance: https://www.georgiamanufacturingalliance.com/
ProPurchaser.com: https://tinyurl.com/y6l2kh7g
Supply Chain Real Estate: https://supplychainrealestate.com/
Vector Global Logistics: http://vectorgl.com/

This episode was hosted by Greg White and Scott Luton. For more information, please visit our dedicated show page at: www.supplychainnowradio.com/episode-187

“How to Mitigate Rising Shipping Costs: the 2020 FedEx Pricing Increases”
The Transportation Trends Series on Supply Chain Now Radio
SCNR 187
Sponsored by Spend Management Experts
Learn more: www.SpendMgmt.com

The first episode of the Transportation Trends Series, sponsored by Spend Management Experts, features John Haber. John is the Founder and CEO of Spend Management Experts. With over 25 years of supply chain experience, John has helped some of the world’s leading brands drive greater efficiencies through their supply chain operations while reducing transportation, distribution and fulfillment costs. Haber began his career at UPS where he held various executive-level positions in corporate finance and corporate strategy and was instrumental in developing profitability and costing models. He also managed the carrier’s National Accounts Profitability Group where he audited the pricing and profitability of UPS’ top customers. Haber’s finance background combined with decades of experience working with high volume shippers enables him to offer unique insights on strategic supply chain planning including distribution model optimization, transportation cost analysis and carrier contract optimization and compliance. An active speaker at industry events such as Parcel Forum, Haber is widely considered one of the logistics industry’s foremost thought leaders on transportation spend management. He is frequently quoted and published in national business and trade media such as the Wall Street Journal, Reuters, Bloomberg, USA Today, Fortune, Supply Chain Brain, Inbound Logistics, and Parcel magazine. In 2019, John was named one of the top 100 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Pros to Know for the eighth consecutive year. Additionally, under Haber’s leadership, Spend Management Experts was recognized by Inc. Magazine, being named to the 35th annual Inc. 5000 list as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies. Haber holds a BA in Political Science from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Learn more about Spend Management Experts here: www.SpendMgmt.com

Upcoming Events & Resources Mentioned in this Episode:
Connect with John on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/john-haber/
Be sure to connect with SME at Parcel Forum 2019: https://www.parcelforum.com/
Connect with Greg on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gswhite/
Connect with Scott on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/scottwindonluton/
SCNR to Broadcast Live at SC Logistics 2019 Fall Tech Talk: https://tinyurl.com/y2mttrg8
eft Logistics CIO Forum in Austin, TX: https://tinyurl.com/y5po7tvw
SCNR to Broadcast Live at CSCMP Atlanta Roundtable Event: https://tinyurl.com/y43lywrd
Reverse Logistics Association Conference & Expo: https://rla.org/calendar/1
SCNR to Broadcast Live at MODEX 2020: https://www.modexshow.com/
SCNR on YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/scnr-youtube


Check Out News From Our Sponsors:
The Effective Syndicate: https://www.theeffectivesyndicate.com/blog
Spend Management Experts: https://spendmanagementexperts.com/
APICS Atlanta: https://apicsatlanta.org
TalentStream: https://talentstreamstaffing.com/
Verusen: https://www.verusen.com/
Georgia Manufacturing Alliance: https://www.georgiamanufacturingalliance.com/
ProPurchaser.com: https://tinyurl.com/y6l2kh7g
Supply Chain Real Estate: https://supplychainrealestate.com/
Vector Global Logistics: http://vectorgl.com/

This episode was hosted by Greg White and Scott Luton. For more information, please visit our dedicated show page at: www.supplychainnowradio.com/episode-187

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