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Transplace Canadian Shipper Appreciation Summit to Focus on Cross-border Trade, Tariffs & Transportation Trends

July 22, 2019

July 22, 2019 (Dallas, TX) – Transplace, a leading provider of transportation management services and logistics technology solutions, today announced the details of its Canadian Shipper Appreciation Summit, being held at the Bisha Hotel Toronto, Ontario on July 24, 2019. This year’s event will focus on the state of the Canadian transportation market, cross-border trade and tariffs, and celebrating the success of Transplace’s Canadian customers.

The Transplace Canadian Customer Appreciation Summit brings together Canadian shippers and transportation and supply chain executives to examine current logistics industry trends and challenges. Transplace is North America’s largest transportation management provider and has over $9 billion of freight under management, and this meeting will provide a forum for Canadian shippers to collaborate and exchange industry best practices with this extensive network.

“With recent discussions surrounding the North America trade agreement, the implementation of the Canadian ELD rule slated to take effect in 2021, and advanced technologies impacting operations, it is important that shippers in Canada and those who cross Canadian borders have reliable supply chains solutions that equip them for the ever-changing market,” said Frank McGuigan, CEO of Transplace. “This event will provide attendees with deep insights into supply chain trends and share strategies that participants can apply to their organizations to successfully overcome today’s challenges.”

Key topics that will be discussed at the event include:

-Canadian Market Outlook

-Tariff Updates

-Metrics on Freight

-Cross-Canadian Border Movement

-Transplace State of the Business

-The Power of Transplace’s Network

To learn more about the event or Transplace’s logistics technology services, or ask for permission to attend, visit transplace.com/transplace-contact.

About Transplace
Transplace is the leading provider of transportation management services and logistics technology, helping manufacturers, retailers and distributors optimize supply chain operations and increase financial performance. Offering a complete suite of transportation management, strategic capacity, and cross-border & global trade services, Transplace’s customizable logistics solutions and best-in-class technology gives businesses greater control of their transportation operations and enhanced visibility of shipments and overall supply chain performance. With deep expertise in key vertical markets, including consumer packaged goods, manufacturing, retail and chemicals, Transplace works to strategically design and manage customer networks in the most efficient, cost-effective manner. As North America’s largest transportation management provider, Transplace leverages its entire network to solve large-scale, complex supply chain problems for its customers. From small-to-medium businesses to global brands, Transplace delivers the optimal blend of actionable business intelligence and operational excellence you need to manage your supply chain with certainty. Learn more at www.transplace.com.

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