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Boscov''s Tour

November 12, 2019
5:30 PM EST - 8:30 PM EST

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Boscov's Distribution Center
5 Birchmont Drive
Reading, PA 19606
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November 2019 APICS Schuylkill Valley Meeting

Tour of Boscov’s Distribution Center

Exeter Township, Reading PA

DATE:   Tuesday, November 12, 2019

TOPIC: Tour of Boscov’s Distribution Center

SPEAKER:  Robert Goonan, Senior VP Logistics, Boscov’s

LOCATION5 Birchmont Drive, Exeter Township, Reading, PA 19606

AGENDA:           

5:30 – 5:45pm      Registration

5:45 – 6:00pm      Welcome, Tour Overview

6:00 – 7:30pm      Warehouse Tour

7:30 – 8:30pm      Dinner On Your Own at Exeter Family Restaurant, 4800 Perkiomen Avenue, Reading, PA 19606 (Please let us know if you will attend.)

TOUR IS FREE but RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED by Thursday, November 7th, 2019, by registering on the APICS Schuylkill Valley web site, www.apics-sv.org , or by contacting David Jankowski at [email protected], or call 610-781-1108.

Please note that registrations are limited!

 

Important Information About Our Plant Tour

Wear comfortable shoes and clothing appropriate for touring a plant. High-heeled or open-toed shoes are not recommended. No cameras or photography of any kind is allowed.

 

Directions to Boscov’s and Other Information

Address: Boscov’s Distribution Center, 5 Birchmont Drive, Reading, PA 19606; Inside Security:  610-370-41261.

Google maps will give you a good view of the Warehouse property.

  1. Travel on Rte 422E towards Pottstown/Morgantown.
  2. Take the Mt. Penn exit. Make right turn at top of the ramp onto East Neversink Road.
  3. Take the 2nd right onto Birchmont Road. (NOT 1st right which is the entrance to Godiva).
  4. Park in the Employee’s lot on left, then enter at the Employee entrance (follow signs, walkway on left side of warehouse).
  5. Please check in with security and get a temporary visitor badge when entering the building.

 

Directions to Exeter Family Restaurant:

Make left turn from Boscov’s property onto East Neversink Road, continue to 3rd traffic light and make a right turn onto Business 422 East (Perkiomen Ave) towards Pottstown. After you pass the 47th St. light, you will see the restaurant located next to Jiffy Lube on the righthand side. Ask for APICS reservation.

 

Tickets

$0.00 APICS-SV Member Ticket

$0.00 ASQ Member Ticket

$0.00 IMA Member Ticket

$0.00 ISM Member Ticket

$0.00 IISE Member Ticket