Session ID: 102780

Abstract: In this session, we discuss how Canfor implemented product serialization which is an important facet of logistics planning in the forestry industry and facilitates shipping accuracy and speed by linking shipping documents to tags, tracking shipment details related to a pack, tracking detailed inventory information including inventory source which allows for applying discounts to specific invoices, facilitating customer claims process and allowing for future compatibility considerations.

Objective 1: Provide an overview of the challenges in shipping forest products and how serialization addresses many of those challenges

Objective 2: Elaborate on the serialization solution implemented at Canfor and detail how serialization is a logistics game changer for Canfor.

Audience: Technical/Functional