One of the NAWGA
keynote speakers, Mike Wright, CEO of Supervalu, Eden Prairie, Minn.
The NAWGA driving course includes six stations or events.
NAWGA will host its next lift truck rodeo October 20-21, 1995, during its Annual Productivity Conference & Exposition in Phoenix, Ariz.
NAWGA members run some 1200 distribution centers in the U.
Some NAWGA recommendations could lead to capital expenditures.
Manugistics, latest software release contains a labor scheduling component for drivers; it is expected to be unveiled at the NAWGA Productivity show this month in Phoenix.
According to the 1994 NAWGA Transportation and Fleet Maintenance Report, 75% of surveyed distributors said they use on-board computers, and 41% said their system includes an automatic log, into which data can be keyed, for meeting Department of Transportation (DOT) requirements on time spent driving.
and NGA, testifying at the hearing, said PACA is outdated and should be scrapped.
The issue of who pays is what bothers groups such as the Food Marketing Institute, NAWGA and the National Grocers Association.
The filing fees are preferable, say FMI, NAWGA and NGA, because they will discourage "frivolous claims.
coli 0157:H7, FMI, NAWGA
, NGA and four other industry associations have dropped their lawsuit to stop the testing.
Project Relief's chairman is Bruce Gates, vice president of public affairs for NAWGA