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

Bill DuBois
Kinaxis

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 Executive Officer of Novartis AG pointed out that only one in twenty drugs make it out of clinical trials.

One in twenty. A rate that hasn’t increased in over a decade. The only thing that has increased are the costs. Everything we talk about in supply chain starts with discovering that product you can market and sell. For those in consumer-packaged goods, it’s safe to say we’re fairly knowledgeable about our customers and target markets.

Life sciences is much different than bringing a n

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How to Thrive in a World of Commoditized Logistics

Commoditization. That’s a scary word and it’s an industry trend that many of us working in logistics services have recognized as a growing threat. So it’s both refreshing and comforting to discover in this new EFT white paper, How to Thrive in a World of Commoditized Logistics, that leading shipper  >>


Events
 
17
Jul
2019
ProcureCon Direct 2019

The Only Peer-Led Direct Procurement Conference ProcureCon Direct is the only senior-level conference solely dedicated to the unique challenges facing direct sourcing and procurement. Building upon the successful 17 year history of ProcureCon conferences, ProcureCon Direct is customized for those handling commod ...

Rancho Bernardo Inn, San Diego, CA  
 
29
Jul
2019
Connected Manufacturing Forum 2019

The Rise of Industry 4.0: Connect Your Manufacturing Ecosystem To Optimize Process Connecting People, Process, & Technology   The Manufacturing Conference For Your Industry 4.0 Strategy The Connected Manufacturing Forum brings together 150+ leading Manufacturing, Operations, Technology, Supp ...

Hilton Austin, Austin, TX  
 
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  
 

Job Opportunities
 
Supply Chain Project manager
     
     Bothell, Washington  -  PERM  -  Philips

Sr. IBP Manager
     
     Long Island NY  -  PERM  -  LifeWork Search

Facilities Manager
     
     Saint Charles, Missouri  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

Project Manager (Supply Chain & Operations)
     
     Carlsbad, California  -  PERM  -  Philips

Procurement Specialist
     
     Elgin  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Global Sourcing Manager
     
     Peabody  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Sr. Sourcing Manager
     
     Boston, MA  -  PERM  -  SCM Talent Group

Manufacturing Engineer
     
     Bothell, Washington  -  PERM  -  Philips

Lean (Nike Logistics System) Manager
     
     Memphis, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

Strategic Sourcing Manager
     
     Chicago  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Direct Procurement Project Manager
     
     California - Pleasanton  -  PERM  -  Roche

Technical Infrastructure Production Support - Warehouse Controls Systems
     
     Memphis, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

Warehouse Operations Manager
     
     Savannah  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

4th Shift Shipping Supervisor
     
     Baltimore, MD  -  PERM  -  SCM Talent Group

Online Store Planner (Supply Chain)
     
     Stamford, Connecticut  -  PERM  -  Philips





 
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News & Trends
 

Last update 5 Jun 2019
PMI drops to lowest since September 2009
   Source: Markit US Manufacturing PMI ™  -  IHS Markit
United States 


Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals

Even industries driven by the strictest safety and environmental regulations are capable of reducing their costs. Our solutions improve each phase of the chemical logistics supply chain, to increase your supply chain performance, improve predictability and mitigate potential problems before they arise. B...


Shoppers Have Answers to Retailers’ Problems: Findings from the 2018 Global Consumer Survey

We know that retailers worldwide are struggling to meet shoppers’ demands for both personalization and convenience, even as customers in some markets are becoming skeptical about sharing data in the wake of priv...

   

Education
 
20
Aug
2019
Demand-Driven Supply Chain Strategy
     Georgia Tech Savannah Campus
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

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...

Six theories about how 3D printing will change logistics

3D printing has been used by certain industries for some time now, and more sectors are following suit. One thing is for certain: The market share of additive manufacturing will continue to grow. This white paper puts...


International Agenda