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2020 RVCF Spring Conference

 Export to Your Calendar 4/26/2020 to 4/29/2020
When: 4/26/2020 to 4/29/2020
Where: Clearwater Beach Marriott Suites on Sand Key
1201 Gulf Boulevard
Clearwater Beach, Florida  33767
United States
Contact: Susan Haupt
(646) 442-3433

Online registration is available until: 4/26/2020
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Join us for training and topic specific sessions, retailer one-on-one meetings, retailer specific breakouts, and networking opportunities.  Register Now!

Topics to be explored include:

  • RVCF is proud to announce the launch of the E-Comm Product Return Council. This two-session program will be focused on Returns Prevention, Handling, and Resolution of better-priced products in all categories.
  • Drop Ship/Direct to Consumer Speed/Efficiency
  • EDI 860 Retail/Brand 2020 Study 2 sessions
  • Forecast/860 Effect on On Time In Full
  • Poor Data Quality: Data Scrubbing and Management
  • Global Ports Activity Update
  • Managing TMS & Routing to Improve OTIF
  • Using RFID to Ensure Compliance &  Automate Your Supply Chain
  • Product Round Tables Double Session
  • Supplier Open Forum
  • Retailer Supplier Breakouts
  • One On Ones-Retail/Brands
  • Deduction/Charge-back Automation
  • Product Safety Regulations and Product Testing Protocol
  • Inbound Audit Best Practice
  • Using AI to manage AR & Deductions
  • Coronavirus & Global Supply Chain Risk
Design Thinking: New Ideas on Reducing Fulfillment Costs on Direct to Consumer on Tuesday, April 28, 2020

"Design Thinking: New Ideas on Reducing Fulfillment Costs on Direct to Consumer" on Tuesday, April 28, 2020 during the RVCF Spring Conference.

This workshop is sponsored by Newmine, and will be facilitated by Jeff Warren of the Barkley Consulting Group.  

There is no additional cost to attend. Participants must commit to attending the workshop program in its entirety.  (8:30 AM to 4:30 PM)


Spring 2020 Dinner CruiseSail along Clearwater Beach Tuesday evening while networking and dining with us.

Thank you to our sponsor, Yusen Logistics!

Attendees are welcome to join us for a Sunset Dinner Cruise on Clearwater Beach as part of their Conference registration on a first-come, first-serve basis. Attendees may bring a guest at the fee of $79.00 by selecting the "Dinner Cruise - 'Bring a Guest' Fee" product addition.

Early Bird (On or Before 3/27/2020)
Members $1,095
Non-Members $1,595
Regular (3/28/2020 and after)
Members $1,195
Non-Members $1,695

Clearwater Beach Marriott Suites on Sand Key
1201 Gulf Boulevard
Clearwater Beach, FL 33767
(727) 596-1100

Click now to make your reservations and book your group rate for RVCF Spring Conference APR2020 at a special rate of $179 per night, or by calling the hotel at (727) 596-1100 and mentioning "RVCF." Special room rates are on a first-come, first-serve basis and are only available for reservations made on or before Friday, March 27, 2020.  

Tampa International Airport - TPA

Hotel direction: 22.4 miles W
This hotel does not provide shuttle service.
Estimated taxi fare: $50 one way

TPA airport website

St Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport - PIE

Hotel direction: 12 miles W
This hotel does not provide shuttle service.
Estimated taxi fare: $45 one way

PIE airport website

Complementary Parking

Valet Parking: $10 daily

The weather is expected to run a high temperature in the mid 80's, with lows in the mid 60's. For more specific weather information, please CLICK HERE. Dress is business casual. Inside hotel temperatures tend to run chilly, so we recommend packing a sweater or jacket.


RVCF offers service providers a variety of opportunities to position your company to our membership and event attendees.  If you are interested in pricing, please contact Kim Zablocky at (646) 442-3473 or

Thank you to our Sponsors!


Payment must be received prior to event taking place or registrant forfeits right to participate. Exceptions must be approved in advance; request for exception may be submitted to

Registration Cancellations
In the event of registration cancellation, a credit will be applied towards a future RVCF event, less a 25% administrative fee. Credits must be used within one (1) year of issue and may be transferred to another attendee from the same organization. No credits for any cancellations for events where the registration rate is below $300 per person or where cancellation takes place within 7 calendar days of the start of the event. All cancellation requests must be submitted to Substitutions may be made at any time.

Acts of God, Fires, Strikes, or Cancellation of Event
In case this event is interrupted, postponed or discontinued due to (i) the event venue having been destroyed or damaged, or (ii) if the event fails to take place as scheduled or is interrupted or discontinued for any reason, or (iii) access to the premises is prevented or interfered with by reason of any strike, lockout, injunction, act of war, act of terrorism or threat of terrorism, act of God, emergency declared by any governmental agency, etc., the attendee/registrant waives any and all damages and claims for damages, and agrees that the only liability of RVCF shall be, at RVCF's sole option, either to (a) reschedule the event or (b) to return to each attendee its registration fee, less a pro-rata share of all costs and expenses incurred by RVCF.

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