Europe’s leading event for the retail e-logistics industry, DELIVER, has appointed PwC as its knowledge partner for the 2021 edition of its flagship event to be held in the Dutch capital of Amsterdam.
Launched six years ago, DELIVER brings together executives and leaders from the European e-commerce and logistics landscape, with the aim of informing them about the latest trends and knowledge of the landscape, providing them with a platform to learn and share best practices, and facilitate (business) networking opportunities.
DELIVER holds several offline and online events throughout the year, with this year’s flagship event in Amsterdam (October 6-7, 2021) to host over 1,000 decision makers and over 80 leading companies and service providers. the e-logistics chain. Participants will benefit from a rich program including keynotes, interactive workshops and masterclasses sessions, one-on-one meetings and, not to mention, entertainment.
“The rapid pace of innovation in e-commerce, logistics and retail is pushing organizations to transform their strategies and operating models. Understanding this new world and embracing innovation and new ways of working are key to improving growth, efficiency, customer experience and compliance, ”said Stéphane Tomczak, CEO and Founder of DELIVER (and former consultant at PMP in France).
Amsterdam’s DELIVER event content program is powered by several thought leaders in the electronic logistics industry, with PwC – a global accounting and consulting firm with 284,000 people worldwide – named the knowledge partner. “PwC has a clear vision and an innovative angle on the industry and its key developments,” said Tomczak.
“PwC brings in-depth industry experience, a wide range of business services and cutting-edge customer information,” he added. The knowledge partnership will be led by PwC’s consultancy team in the Netherlands, supported by experts from across its international network, as well as Strategy & – the group’s strategic consultancy firm.
A recent survey of 1,500 managers in the Netherlands named PwC Consulting one of the country’s top consulting firms for e-business consulting. Meanwhile, in the UK, the Financial Times named PwC Consulting a leading player in retail and logistics. The company enjoys a similar leadership position in other major European countries.
Jennifer Nelen, Partner at PwC Netherlands, said: “Our new world now requires, more than ever, a collaborative community within the retail, e-commerce and logistics industry to successfully meet the needs of our customers. market changes and disruptions. We are teaming up with DELIVER to enable this community to successfully respond to market changes and disruptions to continuously create lasting value and build confidence among businesses, customers and society at large. “