Industry Institute Interaction
Shrinkhala – the Retail, Supply Chain Operations club of RIMS, Bangalore organised a programme “Industry Institute Interaction” on 10/11/2018. The main objective of the programme is to create a link between class room and board room. Experts from industry and representative of various professional bodies interacted with the student on that occasion and the guest distributed prices for the winners of various club activities offered by the sponsors. Prof. Sreerengan V R welcomed the gathering and given brief about each guest to the audience. Mr. Vivek Nayak from Spykar gave practical knowledge about the logistics and retail management. He explained about store designs of Royal Enfield Accessories, different types of Retails in Spykar. He explained different terminologies and management concepts in retail and management of logistics. Mr. Jaikanth P from Wiliam Penn explained about visual merchandising and product positioning. He explained the formation and growth of the Indian Company William Penn. Mr. Arjun S. from Amazon explained the vendor management and distribution in e-commerce setup. He explained how the company has improved its product delivery process from 6-7 days to 24-48 hours and future plan to expand business by concentrating more on tier 2 and tier 3 cities. Prof. Anil B. Gowda insights about the importance of supply Chain, use of technology in supply Chain, application of theory concepts in real world and why is it important to choose a specialization that we are passionate about rather than depending on current/upcoming trend. Twenty Two thousand rupees worth prizes were distributed to the winners of the different events and the sponsors were Spykar, William Penn, Amazon, Future Group, and UNIBIC Cookies. Mrs. Chandini S.M thanked all the guests and the sponsors for the great success of the event.