MEDIA ADVISORY: Challenges to Digital Transformation in the Distribution Space

Knowde’s Charlie Beall to speak at ACD Western Region Meeting

SAN JOSE, CA – April 3, 2024 – Charlie Beall, Head of Distribution for Knowde, will be a featured presenter at the Alliance for Chemical Distribution (ACD) Western Region Meeting, April 8-9, 2024, in Las Vegas. 

Beall will discuss “Challenges to Digital Transformation in the Distribution Space” on Monday, April 8, from 1:15 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. PDT, with Joseph Donadoni, Senior Vice President of Development for ACD.  

While the chemical industry is actively pursuing digital transformation, distributors are finding themselves being slowed down by multiple challenges. In this panel discussion, Beall will talk about the challenges faced by distributors, the strategies for overcoming them, and the benefits of achieving digital transformation and unlocking new opportunities for growth.

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About Knowde

Knowde is the leader in product master data management for the ingredient, polymer, and chemical industries. The world’s leading suppliers and distributors trust Knowde to accelerate their digital transformation and drive business growth. Knowde’s software unlocks the power of product data, allowing businesses to enable their internal teams, power their digital tools, deliver amazing customer experiences on their websites, and expand their reach by listing products on the industry’s largest marketplace. Knowde is backed by top-tier investors, including Coatue and Sequoia Capital. For more information, visit

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