India Warehousing and Logistics Show 2013 (IWLS 2013)
India Warehousing and Logistics Show 2013 (IWLS) held on 7-9 Nov 2013 in Chennai. It was a dedicated event for all warehousing, logistics, and supply chain industry. It is an annual meeting place for warehousing, material handling, storage, AIDC, intralogistics, supply chain, transport & logistics industry professionals and visitors. Tapping the potential in Southern India’s logistics market, IWLS 2013 was also an opportunity for industry professionals to create networking. While exhibiting a wide range of solutions, the show benefited the investment planners, decision makers and buyers from the user’s industry.
IWLS 2013 primarily focuses on:
- Commercial Vehicle Zone
- Industrial Automation Zone
- Safety & Security Zone
Nowadays, the logistics sector in India has also become an area of priority. One prime reason for the same is years of high growth in the Indian economy which has also resulted in a significant rise in the volume of freight traffic moved. This large volume of traffic has provided for growth opportunities in all facets of logistics which includes transportation, warehousing, freight forwarding, express cargo delivery, container services, shipping services and much more.
The growth path has also meant that increasing demand which is being placed on the sector to provide the solutions required for supporting future growth. Going forward, the strength of the logistics sector is likely to be one of the key determinants of future growth.
The India Warehousing and Logistics Show 2013 also included an industry conference which discussed many challenges of the sector and the opportunities to scale up business in this industry. Senior managers and major industry players also participated in the conference where they shared their point of view on the various aspect of warehousing industry.
Visitors and Exhibitors at the show
In 2013, 8,937 visitors from 33 countries attended the show to demonstrate latest products & solutions. Over 160 exhibitors representing 23 countries visited India Warehousing and Logistics Show 2013. The IWLS 2013 conference also witnessed senior professionals of the industry disseminating knowledge on the sector along with viable solutions. Conference Agenda is highlighted below:
- Warehousing sector in India and where does it stands in comparison with the global economy
- Optimising Government and service provider interface
- Engaging the customer
- The emergence of South as a hub of dry and temperature controlled warehouses on Indian logistics map
- Transforming into a modern storage facility
- Technological advancement is need of the hour
India Warehousing and Logistics Show 2013 has set its foot for a bigger, better and more focused show for 2014. The biggest event on warehousing, logistics, automation, materials handling, transport, AIDC, mobility, supply chain – India Warehousing Show (www.indiawarehousingshow.com) will take place on 8-9-10 July 2014 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India. The event is currently running its 7th edition that is after its scheduled regional event in November this year in Chennai.
Organizers at the show:
According to Anuj Mathur, Managing Director, Reed Manch Exhibitions, “IWS 2014 will surely bring value to its member in terms of the scale of the event and increased number of products at the display, both. An addition to the show this year, Commercial Vehicle Zone will be the focus this year along with the Supply Chain Zone, Automation4Logistics and Packaging4Logistics Zones.”
In concurrence to the show will be India Transport & Logistics Show 2014 focusing on transport solutions, commercial vehicles, and supply chain wherein the highlights of the event shall be:
- Over 500 live products and solutions
- Commercial Vehicle Zone, featuring trucks, trailers, tippers
- Packaging4Logistics zone, featuring packaging technology for logistics
- Automation4Logistics zone, featuring automation companies
- Supply Chain Zone, featuring 3PL/4PL & supply chain companies
- 5th India Warehousing Conference, attended by industry thought leaders
Presence At India Warehousing and Logistics Show 13′(IWLS 2013):
India Warehousing and Logistics Show 2013 are catering to a varied audience. We as GeoRadius saw latest technologies in GPS industry. At IWLS 2013, we were making new business contacts while creating opportunities. We also met and caught up with industry colleagues at the exhibition. However, getting first-hand exposure; especially to latest market trends & insights which was also a big highlight for GeoRadius.
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