Carl H. Lindner College of BusinessCarl H. Lindner College of BusinessUniversity of Cincinnati

Carl H. Lindner College of Business

APICS Student Group Tours local EXEL Smucker's facility

Submitted: 1/30/2010 13:01:25
  • UC Operations Management and Industrial Management students toured the local EXEL Smucker's facility

 UC Operations Management and Industrial Management students toured the local EXEL Smucker's facility in Cincinnati on January 29th, 2010. Excel Transportation is an operating unit of the Exel corporation, the leading contract logistics provider in the Americas, and part of the SUPPLY CHAIN division of Deutsche Post DHL. As the world's leading logistics group, Deutsche Post DHL has more than 500,000 employees in more than 220 countries and territories around the world and annual revenues of more than $93 billion.

The tour was a part of the OM/IM student APICS group on campus organized by OM student officers, Rachel Yeary and Jaquay Stubbs. Students were given a behind the scenes tour from General Manager, Steve Duncan and HR Manager Ericka Campbell. Reconnecting with UC students was 2007 OM grad, Paul Nguyen. This facility is one of two national distribution points for Smucker's brand items such as Crisco, Folgers, Smucker's jelly and other food items in the Smucker's family of products.