New supply chain refreshment program at Arizona State University

Supply Chain Movement

Carey School of Business at Arizona State University offers a program for that. Trends analytical decision modeling Arizona State University Bureau of Labor Statistics course Dawn Feldman John Fowler refresher supply chain W.

AB&R® Named as One of the “Top Companies to Work for in Arizona” for the Fifth Year in a Row

AB&R

PHOENIX, ARIZONA – JUNE 17, 2019. azcentral.com and Republic Media (The Arizona Republic and azcentral.com) announced that AB&R® (American Barcode and RFID) has earned a spot on the list of 2019 azcentral.com® Top Companies to Work for in Arizona for the fifth consecutive year. “We We are honored to be recognized for the fifth year in a row as one of Arizona’s “Top Companies to Work for!”

Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference, 13th – 16th May 2019, Phoenix, Arizona

ivalua

The post Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference, 13th – 16th May 2019, Phoenix, Arizona appeared first on Ivalua Ivalua is the SILVER sponsor at this prestiguous conference. If you would like to meet our team there please contact info@ivalua.com. We look forward to meeting you there! For more information and to register, please visit the event website.

Notes from ProcureCon Indirect West at the Wigwam in Phoenix Arizona

Supply Chain View from the Field

Had a great time today speaking at the ProcureCon conference in Phoenix today, and spent a good deal of time talking to a number of the different solutions providers in the vendor area. I was amazed at the speed and convenience of the technical solutions emerging in the procurement area, based on the discussions I had with the individuals present. For example, a discussion with Anu Gardiner at Docusign opened up my eyes to the technology involved in signing contracts.

Overcoming the Challenges to Achieving End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility

Kinaxis

Demand management Gartner Supply Chain Managment General News Sales and operations planning (S&OP) Supply chain management Accenture Alibaba Arizona State University Big data Bloomberg Businessweek Business operations Gartner Supply chain White paper

Will that be automatic or semi-automatic to manage your supply chain?

Kinaxis

General News Miscellanea Sales and operations planning (S&OP) Supply chain collaboration Supply chain management Air conditioning AK-47 Arizona Hubble Space Telescope Light-year M16 rifle NASA Pillars of Creation United States United States Army

FUEL 2019: A Sneak Peek at enVista's Annual Event

EnVista

This September 25 th through the 27 th in Scottsdale, Arizona, enVista is hosting its annual physical and digital commerce executive summit

Investing in the Future

APICS

Last week, I had the pleasure of visiting the Urban Assembly for Global Commerce (UAGC) in New York’s Harlem borough.

[PROFILE] Thomas de Fresart '14 - Parker CMC Networking

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

College:  Arizona State University: B.S., Parker CMC Networking. About UCLA Parker CMC.

NeoGrid’s Chief Operating Officer to co-present session at 2017 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference in Phoenix, AZ

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

NeoGrid, a global technology provider of end-to-end supply chain management solutions, has announced that chief operating officer Gilson Torii will co-present a session at the 2017 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference scheduled for 22-25 May in Phoenix, Arizona

Self-driving truck company TuSimple wins USPS contract

EFT

TuSimple has won a contract with the United States Postal Service (USPS) to perform five round trips, for a two-week pilot, hauling USPS trailers more than 1,000 miles between the Postal Service's Phoenix, Arizona and Dallas, Texas distribution centres. TuSimple will run a series of its self-driving trucks for 22 hours each, which includes overnight driving, along the I-10, I-20 and I-30 corridors to make the trip through Arizona, New Mexico and Texas.

A Surprising Career Journey

JDA software

I was born and raised in Arizona and currently live in Tempe with my husband Chris, three kids (Mya, 14, Zane, 11 and Mia, 8) and two dogs Cody and Luna. I didn’t know what I wanted to do and started at a community college before going to Arizona State University.

Announcing the Supply Chains to Admire for 2019

Supply Chain Shaman

We selected these metrics based on correlation work with Arizona State University in 2012. I watch the news channels on mute. The reason? I hate political pundit debates. When the nonsensical banter reaches a crescendo, I shake my head and ask myself the question of “Why?”

Imagine the Supply Chain of the Future

Supply Chain Insights

On September 9–11, 2014, 110 supply chain visionaries will gather in the desert at the Phoenician Hotel in Scottsdale, Arizona to think differently and define the future of supply chain.

2016 SCM World University 100

SCM Research

According to this ranking, the top 5 universities worldwide are: (1) Michigan State University, (2) Penn State University, (3) University of Tennessee, (4) Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and (5) Arizona State University. This week, SCM World have published their “SCM World University 100” ranking, which aims to list the best business schools for supply chain talent worldwide.

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On Skateboards, Whoopi Goldberg, Gratitude and Compassion

JDA software

After serving the Arizona community as a social worker, she became the Director of Program Management for Homelessness overseeing all initiatives pertaining to housing and homeless assistance. She also helped start a school for homeless children in Arizona to help break the cycle of poverty.

Career Progression Amid Personal Challenges

JDA software

I was born in Detroit but moved to Arizona at the age of four, so I am almost a native Arizonian! We moved to Arizona without my dad having a job, and had faith that it would work out.

Defining Supply Chain Excellence: One Column at a Time

Supply Chain Shaman

This work is based on a collaborative project with Arizona State University. My question for the Arizona State team was, “ How do I best define a technique that can represent the randomness of this pattern?” “Lora in your own way, you are helping. You tell it straight.

The Best Supply Chain Conferences of 2019

Cerasis

Manhattan Momentum (Cost TBD) Dates: May 20 – 23 in Phoenix, Arizona Manhattan Momentum brings together global thought leaders, market changers, and trend setters in the WMS and distribution center space.

Road to Nowhere: The Dire Status of U.S. Infrastructure

Elementum

The collapse of a major bridge on I-10 connecting California to Arizona served as a striking reminder that US infrastructure is failing and little is being done about it.

Was That Flatbed Hauling a UFO to Area 51?

DAT Solutions

Apparently, a passerby named Charlene Yazzie photographed of a large object covered in tarps, on a flatbed that was accompanied by three vehicles from Arizona Department of Public Safety (DPS.) The big truck and its escorts were heading south on Arizona State Route 77, on Friday, March 4.

What About the Supply Chain Index?

Supply Chain Shaman

This week, I am finalizing an agreement with Arizona State University to fund a PHD student in statistics under the guidance of George Runger to try to finish the work. I have traveled 12,000 miles this week. When I get off the plane, I am accosted by the signs at airports around the world.

Walmart to have next-day delivery across 75% of US by end-2019

EFT

Initially the service is beginning in the South Western US, through Southern California, Arizona and Las Vegas. Although on paper, Walmart’s efforts appear threadbare compared to Amazon, which claims to offer next-day delivery on more than 10 million items, it is a statement of strategy from the supermarket giant. Its focus on 220,000 items is to try and get a functional and competitive service up against Amazon in most major US metro areas through a better logistical network.

MHI Annual Conference: Drone Applications in Supply Chain Beyond Package Delivery

PINC YMS

I recently got back from sunny Tucson in Arizona where the MHI Annual Conference took place. "Commercial Drone Interest is Exploding, While Applications Inside and Outside the DC Are Here Now, before Package Delivery".

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This Week in Logistics News (February 28 – March 6)

Logistics Viewpoints

Remember to move your clocks forward one hour before going to bed on Saturday night (except for you contrarians in Arizona). As I look outside at the three foot deep snow pack, I wonder to myself, what ever happened to “Spring forward?”

A Boomerang Opportunity

Supply Chain Nation

My family was in Arizona. I worked at Nordstrom for 16 years in Oregon and Washington, then helped them open locations in Texas and Arizona. By that point, I didn’t want to leave Arizona, but every promotion opportunity would move me north.

AB&R® to exhibit at RFID in Aerospace and Defense

AB&R

Phoenix, Arizona, December 10, 2018 – AB&R® (American Barcode and RFID Inc.), a nationwide provider of proven supply chain solutions, will be an exhibitor at the RFID in Aerospace and Defense Conference in Arlington, VA on December 12, 2018. The RFID in Aerospace and Defense event will provide information on the use of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology. Attendees will have an opportunity to see demonstrations of RFID technology at the AB&R® booth.

Bill Gates Spends $80 million to Create a “Smart City”

Supply Chain 24/7

An investment firm run by Bill Gates has put down $80 million to develop a planned community in Arizona, the community will integrate technology and high-speed data into its "smart city" infrastructure

Committed to the Supply Chain Index

Supply Chain Insights

But, with the help of the operations research team at Arizona State University (ASU), we now think that we have it right. When you sit down to breakfast, and stare at the plate, you realize that the chicken contributed to the breakfast menu, but the pig committed.

Tackling Career Unknowns

JDA software

I have lived in Arizona for the last 11 years after relocating to help grow the technology practice of the CPA firm I was working for at the time. Then when JDA was looking for an accountant with technology background here in Arizona, it was a perfect fit.

Planning Optimized at Mach 2

Logility

Last month I, along with 2200 other supply chain professionals, attended the 2018 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference in Phoenix Arizona. Learnings from the 2018 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference.

Chuck Intrieri Executive Profile

The Logistics of Logistics

Chuck has significant operational experience having served as the Chief Procurement officer for The Schwinn Bicycle Company, Ping Golf, Troy Built as well as a procurement officer for Maricopa County Arizona. Evolve Dental Technologies, Inc, Virtu USA, and many other large and medium sized companies in Illinois, Michigan, Arizona and Orange County, CA. Experienced logistics and supply chain consultant, Chuck Intrieri is a new contributor to TheLogisticsofLogistics.com.

The Journey for Excellence

Supply Chain Shaman

Network with your peers on the insights and relax under the Arizona skies as you wrap up a couple of intense days. It is finally spring in Philadelphia. Yesterday, as I walked the streets on the way to ballet, I saw flowers for the first time in a year. I love spring.

New YouTube on Procurement Analytics from IBM Empower Conference

NC State SCRC

These trends are based in large part on the findings of our recent CAPS Study (completed in conjunction with Tom Choi at Arizona State), which is forthcoming in the next few week… Procurement’s shifting focus: Growing strategic value through the use of analytics: https://youtu.be/HNQ07ME87nc.

This Week in Logistics News (October 25 – 31)

Logistics Viewpoints

Samhain marked the end of the harvest season and the beginning of the darker half of the year (Those of you in the US, excluding Arizona, don’t forget to turn back […]. Happy All Hallows’ Eve (Halloween).