Welcome to FlashTube!

This on-demand webinar series has been designed to educate, explain and start conversations about the service supply chain industry.

We are dedicating a supply chain and logistics expert to you for one hour, once a month. The FlashTube forum will highlight all of your need-to-knows, accompanied by an open Q&A at the end of the presentation.

Take a look at the calendar below to see if there’s a FlashTube webinar that you’d like to attend! Or watch recordings of past Webinars from our On-Demand Webinar Library

Upcoming Webinar

Spare Parts Management Webinar
Roundtable:

Fortifying Global Spare Parts Management with Dynamic Planning to Drive Growth

Gaining a competitive advantage in today’s constantly evolving service supply chain landscape requires an orchestrated mix of communication, spare parts planning and global spare parts management.

 

What you will learn:

  • Planning as a Service
  • Transforming actionable data into strategies
  • Planning for the “New Lean”
  • Integrating spare parts planning

On-Demand Webinar Library

Global Trade Compliance Series (Episode 3):

Doing Business
in APAC

With trade compliance, conducting business in the Far East has been a bit like the Wild West. Each country has its unique rules, regulations and processes, but there has been little consistency across the region.

 

What you will learn:

  • How Import/Export Controls Are Changing
  • Potential Geopolitical Implications
  • Critical Importance of Trade Compliance
Global Trade Compliance Series (Episode 2):

The Value(s) of Proper Valuation on a Commercial Invoice

Any product, shipped to or received from anywhere in the world, has value. That value must be represented clearly and accurately on the Commercial Invoice accompanying any shipment.

What you will learn:

  • What is product valuation (what it means)
  • Why proper product valuation is important
  • Methods for determining value of a product
  • How product returns/refresh/repairs/configuration affect value
Global Trade Compliance Series (Ep.1, Part 2):

5 Key Things You Need to Know in Order to Import & Export Successfully

When it comes to global trade compliance, you must play by the rules at all times or pay the price — in substantial fines, additional duties and taxes, shipping delays or damage to your brand reputation.

What you will learn:

  • What global trade compliance is
  • Why it’s critical to do it by the book
  • Defining ECCN codes, IOR and EOR
  • When it makes sense to do it in-house vs. outsource
Global Trade Compliance Series (Episode 1):

5 Key Things You Need to Know in Order to Import & Export Successfully

When it comes to global trade compliance, you must play by the rules at all times or pay the price — in substantial fines, additional duties and taxes, shipping delays or damage to your brand reputation.

What you will learn:

  • What global trade compliance is
  • Why it’s critical to do it by the book
  • Defining ECCN codes, IOR and EOR
  • When it makes sense to do it in-house vs. outsource
Roundtable Discussion:

How to Leverage Service Supply Chain Data & Analytics to Optimize Performance

Join us for an insightful hour with Flash Global executives and subject matter experts who will discuss how to use data and analytics to help optimize supply chain performance.

What you will learn:

  • What is Service Supply Chain Data?
  • How can we best manage and optimize it?
  • Tools, processes and resources
  • Better visibility, profit and customer satisfaction
Supply Chain Visibility:

The Window to Profit,
Planning & Peace of Mind

Join some of the brightest minds at Flash — we’re talkin’ executives and subject matter experts from around the world — discussing one of the hottest topics in service supply chain: global visibility.

What you will learn:

  • Predictability & technology
  • Security & quality control
  • Effective resource allocation
  • Global inventory management
B2B Messaging and Integration:

Your Portal to Order Automation in Service Supply Chain

Managing hundreds if not thousands of variables (such as SKUs, locations, customers and SLAs) in your service supply chain, also known as service logistics, is a massive responsibility.

What you will learn:

  • In what ways orders can be placed
  • What B2B messaging is and how it works
  • How it can save you time and help avoid errors
  • How it can help you make money
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Leveraging the Service Supply Chain:

Mitigate Risk
During Economic Slowdowns

Enterprises that prepare for financial slowdown are prudent risk managers. During this webinar, we will explore how you can mitigate risk during slowdowns by leveraging the service supply chain.

What you will learn:

  • Leading indicators of potential slowdown
  • Product demand & customer expectations
  • 5 ways to leverage the supply chain
  • Hidden opportunity for profit stabilization
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Scaling Global Service Supply Chain:

Best Practices
of Project Management

With the Service Supply Chain being high complexity, effectively managing change has become more critical than ever. We’ll share how to scale project management solutions to meet business challenges.

What you will learn:

  • Project sponsorship, scoping and planning
  • Risk identification and mitigation
  • Project Management methodologies
  • Project documentation and reporting strategies
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Leveraging the Service Supply Chain:

Technology and Service
Supply Chain Visibility

Service supply chain professionals must have end-to-end visibility 24/7/365 and real-time data collection to drive decisions that deliver greater customer satisfaction and accelerate global expansion.

What you will learn:

  • Who we are and what we do
  • Challenges in global inventory visibility
  • Service supply chain technology platforms
  • Benefits and outcomes
FlashTube Warranty
A Service Supply Chain Case Study:

Successful Warranty
Replacement Management

The potential cost savings and operational efficiencies gained through consolidating services with a single partner is enticing. Such a bold move requires one thing above all else: trust.

What you will learn:

  • Consolidating warranty replacement chain
  • What steps they took to prepare for the maneuver
  • Challenges and outcomes
  • What they achieved
FlashTube Spare Parts
Leveraging the Service Supply Chain:

Reduce Costs & Accelerate Revenues
in Your Spare Parts Logistics

Delivering the post-sales support your customers expect requires a reverse supply chain strategy that positions you to manage total cost of ownership, which can often create positive ROI from returned units.

What you will learn:

  • Defining the service supply chain
  • Challenges and solutions
  • 6 opportunities to reduce costs, increase revenue
  • How to win faster in year over year
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Screen, Test and Repair:

How to Reduce Your Spare Parts Logistics Costs with Screen and Test Solutions

Transportation costs are unavoidable. A partner that has in-region experts who can handle your defective products and returns can reduce the time out of field for a product — that’s only the beginning of the savings.

What you will learn:

  • What are screen & test solutions
  • Benefits and outcomes
  • In-region experts
  • Cost savings and increase revenues
FlashTube Brexit
Brexit Around the World

Implications Brexit has on Your Global Customer Support Services

Brexit is a game-changer if you move spares and repairs through that part of the world. We’ll examine some of the many potential implications and opportunities it might bring for high-tech supply chains.

What you will learn:

  • Where Brexit Stands Now – Sea of uncertainty
  • 6 Key Potential Implications for high-tech OEMs
  • Disruption is Not Without Opportunities
  • Create a Tangible “First-Mover Advantage”
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Doing Business in Brazil:

Opportunities, Challenges
and Solutions

Brazil a hotbed of opportunity for you, but it also presents unique challenges. We’ll explore stringent customs regulations and a complex tax system, and offer solutions that can help you grow your business.

 

What you will learn:

  • Challenges & opportunities
  • In-region support
  • Regulations
  • Solutions