ATC Logistics & Electronics (ATCLE) will conduct a complimentary strategic seminar entitled: â€œReverse Logistics and Test & Repair Programs: Managing for Enhanced Customer Goodwill and Optimal Financial Return.â€ Breakfast symposium provides insight to increase profitability and improve operations
DALLAS-FORT WORTH, August 28, 2009 – ATC Logistics & Electronics (ATCLE), a subsidiary of ATC Technology Corporation (ATC) (NASDAQ:ATAC), will conduct a complimentary strategic seminar entitled: “Reverse Logistics and Test & Repair Programs: Managing for Enhanced Customer Goodwill and Optimal Financial Return.” The session is geared towards manufacturers and service providers of serialized high volume, high velocity devices in the wireless, broadband, healthcare, consumer electronics and computer industries. The event will be held at the Embassy Suites Outdoor World (2401 Bass Pro Drive) in Grapevine, Texas on Thursday, September 17, 2009, from 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Breakfast will be served at 7:30 and the seminar will begin at 8:00.
“We believe that this is a unique opportunity to gain powerful insight into the benefits that a sophisticated reverse logistics and test & repair operation can offer technology companies,” said Antony Francis, president of ATCLE. “The in-depth curriculum will clearly explain how these specialized processes can significantly impact financial, operational and customer service performance organization-wide. Attendees will be armed with tangible takeaways that can help improve their supply chain in a sustainable way.”
The seminar will be presented by noted author Daniel L. Gardner. A logistics industry veteran with more than two decades of experience, his book “Supply Chain Vector: Methods for Linking the Execution of Global Business Models with Financial Performance,” was included in Inbound Logistics magazine’s 2008 "Must Read" list.
The complete list of topics includes:
• Reverse logistics and testing & repair activities within the context of global supply chain management
• Operational links to the income statement, balance sheet & cash flow statement
• Managing multiple inventories across the reverse logistics and testing & repair chain
• Direct and hidden costs associated with reverse logistics and testing & repair management
• Using Materials Requirements Planning techniques to improve reverse logistics/testing & repair operations
• Best Practices in reverse logistics/testing & repair operations
• Technology deployment and data mining for continuous improvement
Attendance is limited. To reserve a seat, visit www.atcle.com or www.atcle.com/events/list.aspx.
About ATC Logistics & Electronics
ATC Logistics & Electronics (ATCLE), is a premier provider of third party logistics (3PL) and supply chain services. The company specializes in forward logistics, reverse logistics, asset recovery, test & repair, kitting & packaging and value-added services for high-velocity, high-tech devices, in addition to other equipment and components. Industry focus includes wireless, broadband, electronics, medical, industrial and automotive. ATCLE’s knowledge, expertise, IT capabilities and 99.5 percent service and quality levels enable its customers to streamline supply chain efficiency and enhance growth and profit. With a customer roster including AT&T, GM, LG, Pantech and TomTom, ATCLE raises the standard for quality, service and performance. For more visit: www.atcle.com.