Supply chain leaders to discuss sector’s impact

A panel of supply chain experts will discuss the impact of logistics, distribution and supply chain on the economies of Charleston, South Carolina and the U.S. next week.

The Charleston Regional Business Journal’s bimonthly Power Breakfast Series concludes the year with a look at the challenges and opportunities with the Charleston Harbor deepening project, the statewide trucking industry, and how distribution centers serve as hubs of commerce.

Panelists for the event include:

– Jim Newsome, president and CEO, S.C. Ports Authority.

– Rick Todd, president, S.C. Trucking Association.

– LTC John Litz, commander, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Charleston District.

– Van Joyce, vice president of supply chain, Gildan Activewear.

The event will be held from 7:30 to 9 a.m., with networking and breakfast until 8 a.m., at the Charleston Marriott on Lockwood Boulevard.

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