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SCM Portal is an independent portal aimed to bring to you the most relevant and updated information on Demand & Supply Chain Management Evolution in a systemic and organic way.

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CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

Why DTC brands must invest in AI-driven omni-channel demand planning

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There is a seismic shift occurring and brand manufacturers are at the epicenter of the disruption. Brand manufacturers are moving into direct to consumer channels, engaging customers directly while continuing to increase their presence with traditional retailers. As this transformation evolves, the challenges to become successful, profitable, and productive are many.

As brand manufacturers are reaching out to consumers directly, owning their brand messaging, and ultimately the customer engagement, demand planning for the channel explosion needs to transform, too.

Brands like Nike, Burton, and Phillips Van Heusen now have their own D2C models—funneling customers to their websites, mobile apps, or branded retail stores. This innovative omni-channel approach allows brands to engage with consumers previously unserved, or underserved, by traditional retailers. Brands now control consumer-facing content, their stores, and their supply chains—which mean

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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
 
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  
 
 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  
 

Job Opportunities
 
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

Product Manager, Transportation
     
     Beaverton, Oregon  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

Logistic Fulfillment Manager
     
     Nashville, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Philips

Maintenance Specialist
     
     Oregon - Hillsboro  -  PERM  -  Roche

D2 Material Handler Lead
     
     Beaverton, Oregon  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

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





 
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Last update 6 Jul 2019
New orders return to growth in June
   Source: Markit US Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
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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...


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

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Constellation Research: 9 Starting Points for Digital Transformation in Manufacturing

The rise automation and data exchange in manufacturing technologies means you have new opportunities to undergo digital transformation. Read “9 Starting Points for Digital Transformation in Manufacturing&rdq...