Transportation & Logistics Flagship Calendar

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FacilityTour: Tapestry Distribution Center

Friday, February 9, 2018

Transportation is provided | UNF students only  

Bus departs UNF by 8:15 a.m. and returns to UNF by noon


Tapestry Inc. is now the parent company of the accessible luxury fashion group that owns

COACH  |  KATE SPADE  |  STUART WEITZMAN

Until now, Coach has shipped everything it sells in the U.S. from the 850 thousand square foot Jacksonville distribution center. With two new brands and a new strategic focus, the distribution model may change. The tour will provide a rare opportunity to see how a global company is planning for the future.


Space is limited to 20 students

Register by Jan. 26 to lynn.brown@unf.edu

 

For more information:

(904) 620-1961  |  lynn.brown@unf.edu

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Executive Spotlight: Third Party Logistics

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

UNF Transportation and Logistics Flagship Program

Opportunities, Technology and the Future of the 3PL Industry  

 

 

Adam W. Herbert University Center  

12000 Alumni Drive, Jacksonville FL 32224

(Building 43, Room, 1058)


Reception | 5:15 - 6:00 p.m.  

Presentation | 6:00 - 7:15 p.m.


This event is FREE and open to the public.

No registration required.


 

Moderator:

 

Robert Voltmann

TIA President and CEO

Transportation Intermediaries Association

 

 

Panelists:

 

Sandi Edwards

Vice President Capacity Qualification

Landstar

 

Kyosuke Noguchi

Senior Vice President, General Manager

Yusen Logistics Americas

 

 

Third Party Logistics providers, (3PLS) are evolving from tactical service providers to collaborative partners that are taking on greater accountability and control. To meet increased shipper demands, 3PLs are creating a comprehensive suite of integrated logistics service and utilizing proprietary and best-in-class technology to create a lean, cost-effective supply chain, while addressing emerging issues, regulations, customer expectations, and a rapidly changing business environment. The speakers will address these issues and allow time for audience participation.


Sponsored by:

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For more information about this event: lynn.brown@unf.edu or (904) 620-1961.

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Southeast Toyota Distributors & Westlake Processing Facility

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

Transportation and lunch will be provided. UNF students only.

Bus will depart UNF at 8:15 a.m. and return at 1:15 p.m.


Southeast Toyota Distributors

Established in 1968, SET is the world's largest independent distributor of Toyotas providing vehicles, parts and accessories to 175 Toyota dealerships in the Southeast.

 

Westlake Processing Facility

250 acre all-rail facility (50-car railhead), 12 buildings and state-of-the-art equipment used to install leather sears, spoilers, sound and security systems, alloy wheels and more.

 

To register for this event, email lynn.brown@unf.edu

Registration ends Friday, September 22.



FOR MORE INFORMATION:

(904) 620-1961 • lynn.brown@unf.edu

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JAXPORT Talleyrand Terminal and Seaonus Facilities Tour

Friday, September 22, 2017

Transportation is provided. UNF students only.  

Bus will depart UNF at 8:15 a.m. and return at 1:15 p.m.


JAXPORT Talleyrand Terminal

    • 173 acres, 5,000 feet of berthing space, on-dock rail service for Crowley, Seaonus and Southeast Toyota.

    • Containerized, breakbulk, autos, steel, paper and frozen cargo.

 

Seaonus

    • One of the largest single dockside facilities in the U.S.

    • 553,000 square feet of warehouse space with on-dock rail service

 

 

To register for this event, email lynn.brown@unf.edu

Registration ends Friday, September 7.



FOR MORE INFORMATION:

(904) 620-1961 • lynn.brown@unf.edu

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9th Annual Spring Banquet

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Thurs. April 27, 2017  |  6 - 8:30 p.m.

UNF Adam W. Herbert University Center, Bldg. 43
12000 Alumni Dr. Jacksonville, FL 32224


Students and their families; UNF T&L alumni, faculty and staff; and friends from the professional community gather to celebrate achievements of the academic year at the ninth annual Transportation and Logistics Flagship Program Spring Banquet.


This event is FREE for students and recent graduates of the Transportation and Logistics Flagship Program. 
A Donation of $25 per person for family, friends, and business partners is suggested.
Business professional attire is required.


Sponsors:

George & Judy Gabel

The Transportation Club of Jacksonville


To register, click one of the following:

Registration deadline is April 20.


Alumni/Community Partners

 

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North Florida+JAXPORT: Partnerships=Progress

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Please join the UNF Transportation and Logistics Flagship at the UNF Adam W. Herbert University Center  for the North Florida + JAXPORT Executive Spotlight on November, 16, 2016.

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8th Annual Spring Banquet

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Thursday, April 28, 2016

UNF Adam W. Herbert University Center Bldg. 43
6 – 8:30 p.m.


Students and their families, UNF T&L alumni, faculty, staff and friends from the professional community are invited to celebrate the accomplishments and achievements from the academic year at the 8th annual Transportation & Logistics Flagship Program Spring Banquet.

This event is free for students in the T&L Flagship Program.
A donation of $25 per person for family, friends and business partners is suggested.
Business professional attire.
For more information: Lynn.Brown@unf.edu or (904) 620.1961

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Executive Spotlight - The Suddath Companies

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Please join the UNF Transportation and Logistics Flagship at the UNF Adam W. Herbert University Center for the Suddath Companies Executive Spotlight on March 9, 2016.

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BMW of North America Regional Distribution Center Facility Tour

Monday, January 1, 0001

With 214,000 sq. ft. of space, the BMW Distribution Center in Jacksonville is one of only six in the nation. The facility serves 94 BMW and MINI franchises and 80 models. A truly global company with a highly sophisticated supply chain, BMW North America receives 77% of all parts directly from Dingolfing, Germany.