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AFFLINK VP of Marketing to Speak at 2016 North American Supply Chain Executive Summit

Chicago, IL - September 12, 2016 - AFFLINK, a Tuscaloosa-based global leader in supply chain management announces that VP of Marketing and Communications, Michael Wilson, will present at the 2016 North American Supply Chain Executive Summit (NASCES), scheduled for September 12-13 at the Westin Chicago Northside.

Wilson’s presentation, “Uncovering Hidden Savings in Your Indirect Supply Chain” will take a look at the indirect supply chain,the indirect expenses that go unoptimized in an organization, and explores actionable steps for supply chain executives to uncover savings in their business operations. 

“The AFFLINK team and I are excited for this opportunity to share our expertise on one of the most important yet overlooked aspects of the supply chain. Each year we help businesses uncover thousands of dollars in cost savings by analyzing untapped opportunities in the consumables of a business,” said Wilson. 

With more than 14 years of experience developing strategic marketing and communication campaigns, Wilson has a proven record of building strong brands, corporate images, and dedicated teams for many market segments and industries.

Wilson’s presentation is slated for 7:40 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 13th in room 2.


The North American Supply Chain Executive Summit is a premier networking event for industry experts, service and solution providers and media partners from across North America. This year, the conference will cover topics like Supply Chain Optimization & Risk Management, Globalizing Distribution Channels, Workforce Management, Leadership & Talent Acquisition, Technology, Big Data Analytics, and Supply Chain Sustainability.

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AFFLINK connects more than 200 manufacturers of facility maintenance, packaging, safety, office, food service, and MRO supply solutions with nearly 300 independent distribution experts. Their innovative procurement management results in innovative products, market expertise, and improved profitability for their clients. Powered by ELEVATE, a proprietary approach to the marketplace, AFFLINK can uncover never-before-seen opportunities and quantify their value to enhance their clients’ overall image, promote a healthy workplace, decrease total costs, increase productivity, and satisfy any sustainable objectives they may have.