Thank you to our conference sponsors for their generous support. The support of our industry partners is critical to our ability to provide a high quality professional development and networking experience.
Spend some time with our conference sponsors in the Sponsor Showcase. The Sponsor Showcase provides an opportunity for delegates to investigate the latest products, services and technologies. This is your chance to gather information, ask questions or learn about new offerings.
BROWZ ensures that supply chains are safe, qualified and socially responsible by delivering a comprehensive solution to prequalify, assess, and monitor supply chain compliance based on the unique needs of your business.
The BROWZ product suite addresses your needs related to identifying risk within your supply chain, managing employee-level data, conducting safety auditing, and sourcing new suppliers. www.browz.com/ca
Desjardins is the only financial group that offers both card issuing and acquiring services while maintaining processing and customer service in Canada. Desjardins’ Corporate Card programs offer state-of-the-art control and audit mechanisms that help businesses and public institutions meet cost reduction objectives and ensure growth and profitability. http://www.desjardins.com/ca/business/financing-credit/credit-cards/index.jsp
Join the growing number of professionals who enjoy greater savings from TD Insurance on home and auto coverage. Most insurance companies offer discounts for combining home and auto policies, or your good driving record. What you may not know is that we offer these savings too, plus we offer preferred rates to members of the Supply Chain Management Association. You'll also receive our highly personalized service and great protection that suits your needs. Find out how much you could save. Call (toll-free) 1 866 258-3036 or visit www.melochemonnex.com/en/group/scma-agca to request a quote.
Grand & Toy has provided workplace products and solutions to businesses in Canada for over 130 years. From the latest technology, interiors and furniture, everyday office supplies and facility resources to a wide range of print and document services, we provide workplace innovation that enables our customers to work better. A part of the Office Depot Inc. family, the company has the expertise and consolidated product and supply chain leadership to provide customers big and small with a range of superior products and services across North America. www.grandandtoy.com
MERX – Canada's Trusted Sourcing Partner. Organizations from a diverse range of industries use MERX technology as the cornerstone for strategic sourcing, to optimize procurement processes, and source billions of dollars of products and services annually. MERX attracts the most active supplier community in the country to consistently deliver best value and optimum price. www.merx.com
Porter Airlines has revolutionized short-haul flying with a warm and effortless approach to hospitality, restoring glamour and refinement to air travel. Complimentary amenities include luxurious airport lounges, Starbucks coffee, premium snacks, and wine or beer onboard. Conveniently based at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport, the airline currently offers flights to 20 Canadian and U.S. destinations. Visit www.flyporter.com for more information.
Scotiabank is one of North America's premier financial institutions and Canada's most international bank. With over 180 years of global banking experience, we operate in more than 55 countries around the world. Scotiabank and its affiliates serve over 21 million customers through our team of 86,000 employees. Through Global Transaction Banking, we provide financial solutions including cash management, trade finance and correspondent banking. Our clients range from multinational, commercial and corporate, to financial institution, government and public sector. www.scotiabank.com
Air Canada is Canada's largest domestic and international airline serving over 180 destinations on five continents serving 35 million customers. With a wide range of corporate programs, which includes Air Canada Corporate Rewards, Air Canada gives the business community flexibility and choice while helping companies realize cost savings and added value to their travel program. www.aircanada.ca
Staples Advantage is the leading supplier of business products and services for the office. Our value proposition includes: the highest customer engagement levels; the most private branded cost saving products; Smart Consumption account management strategies; and industry leading distribution technology. Our goal is to streamline the office procurement process and make more happen! That was easy! www.StaplesAdvantage.ca 1 877 272 2121
We supply the supply chain. Fleet management decision-makers throughout Canada rely on ARI to drive their businesses forward (everyday). Over 166,000 cars and trucks on the road moving products and people supported by six regional offices, three 24/7 Vehicle Maintenance Contact Centres, our Chip and PIN fleet MasterCard™ and Canada’s largest vendor network. Plus, proven strategies that will unlock fleet performance and reduce total cost of ownership. www.arifleet.ca
J.P. Morgan’s Commercial Card solutions help streamline the payables process. Our Purchasing Card solution can provide enhanced control, identify opportunities to optimize your bottom line and maximize the value of your payment process through insight and resources. We can help you gain efficiencies by automating your payments process. J.P. Morgan can design a comprehensive card program that is tailored to the needs of your organization. www.jpmorgan.com/pages/jpmorgan/canada/en/business/card
As North America's premier fleet management company, Element provides world-class financial and management services for commercial vehicle and equipment fleets. Element Fleet Management is a part of Element Financial Corporation, one of North America's leading equipment finance companies. www.elementfleet.com
Akran Marketing is an innovative branding, premium incentive and licensing company that provides exceptional service to the public and private sector, including Fortune 500 clients. Committed to Corporate Social Responsibility, Akran delivers sales promotion, premium incentive, corporate gift, trade show and specialty advertising solutions on target and on time. www.akranmarketing.com
eSolutionsGroup is a multi-disciplinary consulting firm, specializing in brand and marketing strategies, creative services, multimedia communications, and customized online solutions. We directly employ experts in branding, marketing strategy, creative design, application development, mobile, web design and animation. We are digital ideas. Delivered. www.esolutionsgroup.ca
Lead Media Sponsor
PurchasingB2B provides leadership to Canadian procurement, financial, and supply chain management professionals whose responsibilities including sourcing, recommending, purchasing and approval of goods, services or works. We deliver industry news, analysis and best practice information, and provide multiple channels for our readers, partners, and suppliers to connect and share their expertise. www.purchasingb2b.ca
Canadian Shipper is an award-winning business publication, reporting on topics of interest to Canadian supply chain professionals. Coverage includes key global markets, in a variety of industries. Particular focus is placed on the transportation 'link' of the supply chain. In addition to the magazine, Canadian Shipper also produces an email newsletter, and an online video series, 'Transportation Matters'. www.canadianshipper.com
MM&D is Canada's pre-eminent supply chain management magazine with a mandate to help readers do their jobs more cost-effectively. MM&D shows readers how to improve productivity, competitiveness, and profitability. MM&D's solution-oriented editorial approach covers the movement, storage and control of materials, products and information. MM&D reaches Canada's leading supply chain decision makers. www.mmdonline.com
SCMA's commitment to our sponsors
SCMA National Conference continues to grow in size, stature and to exceed delegate expectations thanks to our sponsors. The support of industry partners is critical to our ability to provide our members with a high-quality professional development and networking experience. Your success is our success. That is why we place a premium on providing you with the best value for your investment.
Take advantage of our six reasons to sponsor the 2015 SCMA National Conference.