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Commonwealth to Have a Significant Presence at MODEX 2018

April 4, 2018

Boston, MA

Commonwealth Supply Chain Advisors will be heavily engaged at MODEX 2018, the largest international supply chain expo held in North America and South America.


Commonwealth Supply Chain Advisors, a leading consulting firm, is pleased to announce that it will have a significant presence at MODEX 2018. The event will be held April 9-12, 2018 at Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center.  In addition to its participation as an exhibitor, Ian Hobkirk, Commonwealth’s president, will speak at the conference.


Mr. Hobkirk will be presenting an on-floor seminar, Beating Murphy’s Law While Introducing New Technology. The session will examine why companies struggle, or fail, when implementing material handling and WMS projects. The seminar will cover the top causes of implementation challenges and teach attendees how to avoid these pitfalls. This session will be presented at two times: Tuesday, April 10 at 2:15 in Theatre H and Thursday, April 12 at 12:00 in Theatre C.


Commonwealth will exhibit at booth # B2633 in the Exhibit Hall, where it will share insights on the latest innovations and newest advances in processes and technologies in supply chain and distribution. Commonwealth’s perspective is gained from completing nearly 200 projects for more than 100 clients across the globe.  While at the booth, visitors can enter to win a Shinola Runwell Sport Chrono 48mm watch.


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Commonwealth Supply Chain Advisors is a leading supply chain consulting firm that helps companies of all sizes optimize their supply chain networks, design distribution centers, and select and implement Warehouse Management Software (WMS). Commonwealth has offices in Boston and Cincinnati and has completed nearly 200 projects for more than 100 clients across the globe. Every year since 2013, Commonwealth has been named a “Top 100” supply chain partner by Supply Chain Brain publication. Commonwealth’s insights are widely respected and regularly published in journals such as Supply Chain Management Review, Supply Chain Quarterly, and The Wall Street Journal. For more information, visit