April 26, 2023 12:00 pm

Optimizing Your Supply Chain

HOST: World Trade Centre Winnipeg

LOCATION: Virtual Webinar

Supply Chain, Transportation

To optimize your supply chain and gain a competitive edge in your industry

This webinar will highlight the strategic importance of effective and efficient supply chain management for businesses to achieve leading competitive standing in their respective business sectors. Supply Chain Management is the umbrella terminology that encompasses all of the traditional supply chain functions: operations, purchasing, logistics, distribution, and inventory/warehousing.

Attendees will learn:

Participants will have a solid overview/review of the basic components of supply chain management and how they can and will work to provide businesses with the noted competitive advantage.


Webinar – Online


Wednesday, April 26, 2023
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CST



Rick Reid

Executive Director, Supply Chain Manitoba

Manitoba Supply Chain Canada is the leading and largest association representing supply chain management professionals, setting the standard of excellence for professional skills knowledge and integrity. Representing nearly 6,500 members working across the private and public sectors, Supply Chain Canada is the principle source of supply chain training, education, and professional development in the country. Through its 10 Provincial and Territorial institutes Supply Chain Canada grants the Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) designation, the highest achievement in the field and mark of strategic supply chain leadership.

Rick Reid has over 20 years of supply chain management experience working in both the private, and public, sectors. Prior to becoming the Executive Director for the Manitoba Institute, Rick served as President of Supply Chain Canada Manitoba as well as two terms as Director on the Supply Chain Canada National Board of Directors and as the Chair of the SCMA Federation Council.

Rick has held the position of Executive Director of Supply Chain Canada Manitoba Institute for six years and specializes in helping organization optimize their supply chains by developing strategies to maximize efficiency, reliability, and profitability. He has contributed to the success of these organization by helping to eliminate waste, mitigate risk and reduce cost.