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CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

Removing the “People Roadblock” to Digital Transformation

JDA
JDA

As the competition to satisfy customer demand for ever-faster deliveries has made supply chain automation a necessity, and as new technologies such as Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML) and robotics have transformed supply chain best practices, data has become the new supply chain currency. So why haven’t more companies forged ahead with their digital transformation?

 

The answer is people. Technology has moved ahead faster than people’s ability to understand its benefits. That’s the consensus of a Chief Executive roundtable co-sponsored by JDA at the Strategic Logistics Summit in Memphis. Associates at all levels of the organization are struggling to perceive the necessity and value of digital transformation through a forest of “we’ve always done it that way,” fear of job loss and change, cost and time issues, and memories of past implementation failures.

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6 ways to know which solutions really predict performance

The testing and assessment industry has aggressively expanded over the last two decades. There are numerous solutions from HR consultants, I/O psychologists, and technology vendors. But, one size does not fit all when it comes to testing and assessment solutions. The difference between various available solutions is  >>


Events
 
19
Aug
2019
ProcureCon Pharma US 2019

America's End-to-End Pharma Procurement Event The Leading Event in the US for Senior Pharma Procurement Executives and their Teams   The Only Procurement Event You Need  Transform your teams, processes and tools to become more digital, increase more automation and to drive business  ...

Philadelphia, PA  
 
19
Aug
2019
eTail East 2019

The eCommerce & Omnichannel Conference Transforming Retail. Together. Born in 1999, eTail is where the top minds at America's most successful retailers meet and learn. With the most disruptive eCommerce content and a focus on technology, eTail is designed to help you optimize the profits from your bu ...

The Sheraton, Boston  
 
 4 
Sep
2019
eTail Connect Autumn 2019

Where The Future Of Online Retail Is Defined   What is eTail Connect? Exclusivity It’s a one-stop shop for senior level executives from top UK retailers and brands. It’s an interactive meeting designed to connect you with innovative leaders in your industry to share challenges, find  ...

Sopwell House, St. Albans  
 
 9 
Sep
2019
Digital Transformation Connect 2019

Invite-Only Forum for Senior-Level and C-Suite B2B Executives Connect with senior-level digital executives in manufacturing and distribution to benchmark, share ideas, find business solutions and build lasting relationships.     Evaluate Innovative Solutions Engage in 1:1 consultative m ...

Rancho Bernardo Inn, San Diego, CA  
 

Job Opportunities
 
Senior Inventory Control Specialist - Air MI
     
     Phoenix, Arizona  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

Warehouse Operator (2nd shift), Mt. Pleasant, Pennsylvania
     
     Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania  -  PERM  -  Philips

Organic Food VP of Purchasing
     
     Huntington Park  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Vice President, Procurement
     
     Raleigh  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Director, Procurement Engineering (Medical Consumables & Sensors)
     
     Andover, Massachusetts  -  PERM  -  Philips

Global Lean (NLS) Manager
     
     Memphis, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

Logistics Return Coordinator - Taicang CLC & CRW
     
     Taicangqiao  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

Organic Raw Materials Sourcing Director
     
     North Hollywood  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Color Cosmetics Buyer/Planner
     
     International  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Logistics Planner
     
     Bothell, Washington  -  PERM  -  Philips

Senior Transportation Analyst
     
     Memphis, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

Senior Buyer
     
     Santa Monica  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Logistics Fulfillment Manager Inventory Fulfillment
     
     Nashville, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Philips

Senior Buyer
     
     Los Angeles  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Logistic Fulfillment Manager
     
     Nashville, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Philips





 
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News & Trends
 

Last update 2 Aug 2019
PMI falls to lowest since September 2009
   Source: Markit US Manufacturing PMI ™  -  IHS Markit
United States 


Fashion

Today’s omni-channel marketplace means competition is increasing, consumers are demanding more relevant products, inventory lifecycles are shorter and fulfillment is incredibly complex. Business conditions are constantly changing, which means you need the flexibility to adapt quickly and continu...


Digital transformation in the life sciences supply chain – show me the data

The life sciences supply chain starts with a miracle Is there a more challenging industry than life sciences? In a recent Forbes interview on why it’s so hard to bring tech into pharma, Vas Narasimhan, Chief Exe...


Education
 
24
Sep
2019
Lean Warehousing
     Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
21
Oct
2019
APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) Boot Camp
     Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
22
Oct
2019
Warehouse / Distribution Center Layout
     Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
22
Oct
2019
Supply Chain Project Management: Fundamentals
     Georgia Tech Savannah Campus
23
Oct
2019
APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) Boot Camp
     Georgia Tech Global Learning Center

Local & Regional Agenda
 


Resources
 
Tudor Rose International increases productivity through integrated SCM platform ASSIST4

Tudor Rose International is Europe’s leading export market management company specialising in building brands around the world. In business for nearly 30 years, the innovative company mastered an ambitious IT mo...

EU businesses say goodbye to UK suppliers as Brexit bites into key relationships

Nearly two-thirds (63%) of EU businesses expect to move their supply chain out of the UK Two-fifths (40%) of UK businesses are looking to replace their EU suppliers 25% of large UK businesses* have spe...


International Agenda