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Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

5 Best Practices for Transportation Network Optimization

Jesse Kelber
flexis

Remember your last car trip? You spent all that time planning your route to maximize the sights you would see. Then you organized your equipment and snacks and packed the car just right so everything was easily accessible. Can you imagine what would have happened if you went to leave and the car didn’t start? Now your whole itinerary is thrown off, you have to call roadside assistance, change the hotel reservations, not the way to start a great vacation. The analogy to the transportation leg of your supply chain is clear—if you neglect one segment the whole system can come crashing down. In order to optimize your end-to-end supply chain, you need to pay close attention to the transportation network. This is often the place where systems break down and costs can spiral out of control. On the other hand, just as doing preventative maintenance on your car eliminates the possibility of the failure of your vacation, >>

2018 Top Ten Trends in Modern Demand-Driven Manufacturing

With all signals pointing toward a good year, manufacturers have a decision to make. They can enjoy the strong economy while it lasts or look to the future and invest in technologies that will help them build a stronger organization that can prosper through economic shifts. Last year, the common thread throughou  >>


Events
 
26
Apr
2020
ISM2020

ISM2020 is THE procurement and supply chain management event of the year. Developed by leading professionals and thought leaders, this event is a can’t miss for practitioners looking to excel in the transformation taking place in supply management today. From signature sessions reviewing real-life case studies ...

Boston, MA  
 
 4 
May
2020
JDA ICON 2020 - Supply Chains Save the World!

JDA ICON 2020 is headed to the Mile High City - the biggest and best supply chain conference of the year will be hosted in Denver, Colorado at the Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center May 4-7, 2020! Our theme for ICON 2020 is ‘Supply Chains Save the World’ focused on how we help companies i ...

Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center, Denver, Colorado  
 
13
May
2020
IoT Innovation North America

IoT Innovation North America is a conference specifically focused on the latest, cutting edge, innovative IoT projects and technology on the market. Born from the first IoT event in the United States, IoT North America, this event will cover advanced IoT technologies using artificial intelligence, 5G networks, Block ...

Marriott Chicago Northwest Chicago, Ill.  
 
22
Jun
2020
Medical Device Manufacturing & R&D Summit

The Medical Device Manufacturing & R&D Summit is an invitation-only, premium Summit bringing leading medical device manufacturing and R&D executives with innovative suppliers and solution providers together. The Summit’s content is aligned with key medical device challenges and interests, relevant  ...

Caesars Palace - Las Vegas, NV  
 

Job Opportunities
 
Logistics and Warehouse Manager
     
     Racine  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Manufacturing Supervisor-2nd shift
     
     Murrysville, Pennsylvania  -  PERM  -  Philips

Warehouse Manager, Logistics Manager
     
     Racine  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Global Manufacturing Technology Process Engineer
     
     Colorado Springs, Colorado  -  PERM  -  Philips

Procurement Engineer, Philips Healthcare, (Gainesville, FL.)
     
     Gainesville, Florida  -  PERM  -  Philips

Order Management Specialist (Supply Chain)
     
     Nashville, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Philips

Supply Chain Planning Manager
     
     International  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Logistics Operations Associate
     
     Manhattan  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supervisor Manufacturing and Logistics
     
     Arizona - Marana  -  PERM  -  Roche

Order & Logistics Manager
     
     Manhattan  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Senior Supply Chain Demand Planning Analyst
     
     Wheaton  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Sr. Supply Planner
     
     Stamford Area, CT  -  PERM  -  SCM Talent Group

Director, Procurement Engineering Business Partner (Latham, NY)
     
     Latham, New York  -  PERM  -  Philips

Director - Outbound Supply Chain
     
     Nashville, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Philips

Manufacturing Supervisor, Instruments (Third Shift)
     
     Arizona - Tucson  -  PERM  -  Roche





 
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News & Trends
 

Last update 6 Feb 2020
Manufacturing growth slows at start of 2020 as exports fall
   Source: Markit US Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
United States 


Retail

The retail sector is always on the move. Whether this involves shopping centres, shops in inner city locations or at airports – trends change very quickly and the goods change just as rapidly too. To keep up with these developments, highly complex and process driven supply chains are needed. With our...


IHL OMS Research Report

Last month IHL Group released a research study on the Retail Order Management software market. Infor Retail was included in the study as were several competitors. It’s certainly a great resource for any retailer...


Education
 
16
Mar
2020
Effective Store Management and Stock Control
     Miami
16
Mar
2020
Creativity and Management of Warehouses and Materials
     New York
30
Mar
2020
Purchasing and Suppliers Management
     New York

Local & Regional Agenda
 


Resources
 
FLORIM CERAMICHE SPA: On the road to Industry 4.0: advanced planning & finite capacity scheduling

Florim Ceramiche SpA has been worldly recognised as a leader in ceramics industry for more than 50 years, thanks to its committment to research, innovation and social responsibility. Florim business style can be summa...

The Agility Agenda for Procurement

This year, Ardent Partners explores a key characteristic that separates best-in-class procurement teams from all others – agility.While the 318 procurement and finance pros who were surveyed continue to focus on sa...


International Agenda