Webcasts
Join us on Oct. 6 as Brian Friedle shows real-world examples that illustrate the value of using data-based technology vs. the serious financial impacts of leaving sales decisions to gut instincts. If you are a distribution or sales leader tasked with finding tech solutions that grow revenue, increasing bottom line profits and building winning sales teams, this webcast is designed for you.
Adapting to growing customer expectations for the buying experience is something every distributor is trying to get right. A differentiated buying experience is vital in a changing buyer landscape and leveraging eCommerce allows you to deliver self-service tools to buyers and free up your sales teams to focus on highest value activities. Join Ed Kennedy, Product Marketing Lead for Adobe Commerce, Jason Capshaw, Director of Demand Generation for the Dorn Group, and MDM Executive Editor Mike Hockett as they engage in a lively discussion about how to make the most of a changing distribution eCommerce environment.
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This new webinar from MDM and Epicor looks at key trends emerging that are helping distribution companies thrive, with practical advice to help you stay connected, keep innovating, and most importantly - continue servicing vendors, suppliers and customers that stand by your side today, and in the future.
COVID variants and supply chain pressures continue to challenge the industry across many levels. Distribution leaders, however, have used the ebbs and flows of nothing-like-normal to not only adapt to market disruptions, but to leverage emerging technology upgrades more aggressively to head off future headaches.
In light of social distancing and other restrictions mandated by the COVID-19 pandemic, your team’s ability to engage with customers is more challenged than ever. This webcast will cover alternative steps to build a new sales approach and plan to maintain strong support levels, give your sales team a solid game plan, and protect your core customer relationships.  
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Hear our 2020 outlook as we analyze the latest economic trends, emerging growth opportunities and how the competitive landscape is shifting – and how distributors and manufacturers can capitalize on all of these trends.
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What does your playbook look like to leverage this disruptive environment and grow in 2020? Join Indian River Consulting Group’s Mike Marks and MDM’s Tom Gale as they break down the new talent, weapons and models required to tactically compete in 2020 and beyond.
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Managing data in more effective ways can yield dramatic financial results. Join MDM’s John Gunderson and Tom Gale in this free one-hour webcast as they outline the most common challenges and address ways to overcome them.
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In this MDM webcast we will outline how small distributors can build the capabilities of large distributors at a fraction of the cost, time and effort. We will review exclusive MDM market research to understand the pain points, knowledge gaps and frustrations that $100-million and below distributors face as they attempt to build digital capabilities that are comparable to those of large distributors. 
For 10 years, MDM has been the leader in providing the definitive annual listing of the largest industrial distribution companies, their executive teams and exclusive analysis of the competitive shifts taking place across more than a dozen distinct sectors across industrial and construction product channels. Download the recorded webcast to review the rankings and major market moves across more than a dozen sectors.
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After another strong year of revenue growth in 2018 for distributors, MDM is forecasting a meaningful downshift in the second half of 2019 and for the year overall. Join us to get a better picture on how distribution end markets are shaping up for the second half of the year and the major economic trends impacting distribution channels.  
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Traditional order management practices are inherently costly and inefficient, especially when it comes to the wholesale distribution industry. Fortunately, companies are learning that AI-driven automation is an effective solution to unlocking traditional order management processes.

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Companies are learning that AI-driven automation is an effective solution to unlocking the unrealized value in traditional order management processes. Join us for an educational webinar with Esker Business Development Manager, Nick Carpenter, and Esker customer Jack Jurkowski, CIO of EBP Supply Solutions, as they walk you through the digital transformation of the distribution company's order management processes.

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