LogiMed 2017

18 - 19 October, 2017

Hyperion Hotel, Hamburg

+44 (0) 207 368 9766

 Florian Sigl
Florian Sigl Logistics Operations Leader DACH GE Healthcare

Florian is responsible for the management of warehousing, consolidation, transportation in DACH (Germany, Austria & Switzerland). This includes initiating improvements in logistics operation & facilitates a strategic outlook that will be better serve all stakeholders.

Day 1

1:40 PM ALL STAR PANEL: Centralised v. decentralised warehouses – What is the best mix for an optimal distribution network?

  • What are the core benefits of a centralised warehouse versus a decentralised network? 

  • What are the key considerations when determining which is right for your company? 

  • Anticipating challenges: What impact does changing from model to another have on your distribution network?

2:20 PM CASE STUDY PRESENTATION: When should you outsource your warehousing and how will this benefit your distribution network?

  • •Assessing the pros and cons of outsourced warehousing 

  • How can outsourcing help to reduce costs? 

  • How to best handle possible redundancies  

  • Impact of centralising the logistics function 

  • Will medical device companies begin to insource logistics more due to the impact of digitalisation? e.g amazon warehouses