Dutch warehouse expert, Emiel van Gijzen, shared his tricks of the trade with entrepreneurial students from Wittenborg Amsterdam during a recent Procurement and Production seminar in the capital city. Van Gijzen has worked for big logistics companies like DHL, XPO and Panalpina, and has 25 years' experience in warehouse management.
A simple shift in communicating with staff saw sales at Apeldoorn-based company Royal Talens increase significantly. Its export manager, Andries Grul, held a guest lecture for Wittenborg IBA students this week on their sales and marketing strategy as well as their brush with Hollywood and about using social media influencers.
Students from Wittenborg Amsterdam recently had the opportunity to listen to Dr Melody Sauerborn, bio-pharmacy scientist and serial entrepreneur.