L’Oréal: A Case Study in Supply Chain Excellence

Supply Chain Shaman

This case study is the best example we have seen of a customer-centric supply chain. In our study of supply chain, L’Oréal has the most effective global-regional-local governance model we have ever seen.

Rockwell Automation: A Case Study in Supply Chain Excellence

Supply Chain Shaman

In the case of Rockwell Automation, it’s plan-source-make-deliver because of the structure of the organization.) Rockwell Automation is a case study of a company working a long-term plan focused on improving flows for the customer.

TMS for SMB: A Case Study with Carhartt

Talking Logistics

Case Study Cloud/SaaS Retail Transportation Management Transportation Management Systems Carhartt cloud Manhattan Associates omni-channel SaaS TMS transportation management systemsWhat defines the small and mid-sized business (SMB) market for transportation management systems (TMS)?

Supply Chain Management Case Study


Supply Chain Management Case Study: Total Delivered Cost Model. In this supply chain management case study, read how LeanCor analyzed the supply chain to find opportunities to reduce total delivered cost, and identified pilot SKU’s for implementation.

How ClearMetal Customers Stay a Day Ahead of the Competition

Competition CASE STUDYVisit us today at www.clearmetal.com to discuss how we can help. Ready To Talk Transformation? ? ? ? Quanti?ed ed port performance & congestion. based on # of ships v. berths available Distance/Dif?culty culty prediction adjustments.

SCM Case Study with Adidas

SCM Research

He presented a case study about the supply chain processes for t-shirts. Thanks, John, for a great case study and an insightful discussion! Today, John McNamara, SVP Sourcing, Adidas Group, visited me and my SCM students at Copenhagen Business School.

Getting Away from Excel Spreadsheets: A Project Logistics Case Study

Talking Logistics

Hennecke will be presenting this case study there, so make sure you don’t miss it! Case Study Episode Highlights AXIT CSCMP EDGE 2017 Excel Siemens supply chain visibility

Supply Chain Case Study: the Executive's Guide

Supply Chain Opz

Analysis of case study is certainly one of the most popular methods for people from business management background. This section features the supply chain case studies of H&M, Benetton, Zara and Adidas. HP ''s case study is pretty unique.

A Case Study in Closed-Loop Operational Management

Talking Logistics

When you look at the potential benefits in inventory savings, freight savings, and on-time fulfillment improvements, it’s not that difficult to build the business case. I encourage you to watch the webcast to hear them tell their stories directly, but here’s an overview of A101’s case study.

Judging Supply Chain Improvement: Campbell Soup Case Study

Supply Chain Shaman

Over the course of the last two years, we at Supply Chain Insight s have worked on a methodology to gauge supply chain improvement. We named it the Supply Chain Index. We have found that supply chain metrics are gnarly and complicated.During

A Case Study in Reverse Logistics Optimization!

Supply Chain Game Changer

The post A Case Study in Reverse Logistics Optimization! Subscribe Here! Email Address. Blog post, and permission to publish, provided by ModusLink. Check out What Exactly Is Reverse Logistics?

Logistics KPIs Case Study: Whirlpool’s Supply Chain and Logistics Success Driven by Effective KPI Implementation


We conclude our ongoing series in talking about effective KPI management by giving you a real live Logistics KPIs management case study from Whirlpool's engagement with a logistics service level provider.

Redesign to Improve Value: A Case Study of a Supply Chain Leader

Supply Chain Shaman

In the recent study of the Voice of the Supply Chain Leader , we find that the gaps are large, and growing. Product reliability, in the case of durable goods, is the driving factor for product satisfaction.

Case Study: TMS Reporting Saves 20% for Steel Manufacturer

PLS Logistics

A national, high-quality steel manufacturer was experiencing difficulty within its supply chain because of a limited scope and sole focus on outbound management. The company wanted to remain focused on their core competencies, but its transportation needs were taking up too much time and effort.

Case Study: How Modine Makes Labeling in SAP Pain-Free


In the face of intense global competition, no manufacturer can afford the costly delays and disruptions due to labeling errors. Modine , a global leader of thermal management solutions, long recognized that a centralized approach to labeling was necessary to ensure labeling consistency across its manufacturing supply chain. But a centralized approach, while necessary, could not on its own guarantee accuracy. Manufacturing SAP Barcode Labeling enterprise

Streamlined Sales and Operations Planning: A Konica Minolta Case Study

The 21st Century Supply Chain

And another quote from the case study: With the deployment of RapidResponse, the team switched to daily calculations. If you are interested in learning more about this customer, read the complete case study.

Lull Case Study: Order Fulfillment that Doesn’t Keep You Up at Night


Get the PDF of Lull’s case study >> Challenges to Order Fulfillment. Other use cases include: Fully outsourced order fulfillment : Adding 2-6 fulfillment locations to optimize shipping costs and meet next- and two-day delivery.

Is Apple Supply Chain Really the No. 1? A Case Study

Supply Chain Opz

Case Studies. A Case Study. This case study will show you the analysis of Apple Supply Chain core processes, challenging issues and complexities of its operations. Supply Chain Case Study: Executives Guide. A Case Study. NAVIGATE.

BASF Video Case Study: The Value of Real-Time Freight Visibility

Talking Logistics

The post BASF Video Case Study: The Value of Real-Time Freight Visibility appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. A few weeks ago at the Descartes Evolution 2018 User Conference , I had the opportunity to interview William Wehrle, Director of Supply Chain at BASF, and David Bazzetta, Business Advisor – Process Optimization at BASF, about the importance and value of having real-time freight visibility.

Implementing RFID for Manufacturing Visibility: A Case Study

Supply Chain Opz

This article is a guest commentary from Prof Ming K Lim who is Head of Centre of Excellence for Supply Chain Improvement and Professor of Supply Chain and Logistics Operations at Derby Business School.

7 Traits of Great Supply Chain Leader: A Case Study of Tim Cook

Supply Chain Opz

The value of supply chain management as a discipline has gained more and more recognition from the business communities. Some supply chain leaders now take the helm at the world''s leading companies like Apple Inc, Wal-Mart and Tesco in UK as the CEOs.

AutoStore and the Rise of Flexible Automation: The Parts Town Case Study

Logistics Viewpoints

The post AutoStore and the Rise of Flexible Automation: The Parts Town Case Study appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Historically, we talked about warehouses as being manual or highly automated. Manual warehouses are more flexible. Highly automated warehouses have much higher throughput, but their lack of flexibility adds risk. Parts Town has an automation solution called AutoStore that increased throughput but will also flex up to support Parts Town's strong growth.

Unlocking the Value of Global Supply Chain: the Case Studies

Supply Chain Opz

Global supply chain is a very challenging subject in supply chain management because it involves different customer''s requirement, more complex operations/collaboration and unforeseen risks.

Case Study: FMCG (Friendly Man Carrying Gifts) RTM (Reindeer To Market)

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

Client : Santa Claus aka Father Christmas, Kris Kringle, St. Nick or simply Santa. FMCG Christmas Humour Supply Chain RTM

Case Study: Project Cargo Logistics

PLS Logistics

Project logistics refers to specialized freight moves that are oversized, heavy-lift or hazardous.

Four Types of Case Study Research Designs

SCM Research

Academics and students often have very different ideas in mind when they talk about case study research. Indeed, case studies in SCM research are not alike and several different case study research designs can be distinguished. A recent article by Ridder (2017), titled The Theory Contribution of Case Study Research Designs , provides an overview of four common approaches. The Theory Contribution of Case Study Research Designs.

A Case Study in Project Logistics

Talking Logistics

Case Study Past Episode Past Episode - Axit AXIT project logistics Siemens Energy Management

Energizer Holdings: A Crossdocking Case Study


Robinson’s crossdocking solution, please download the full case study, Expansion of Global Crossdock Solution Creates a Competitive Advantage. The post Energizer Holdings: A Crossdocking Case Study appeared first on Transportfolio.

Case Study: How Generac Power Systems Cut Millions from Its Global Transportation Spend


You can learn more about how Generac worked through the growing pains of becoming an international company in a case study, “ Generac meets rapid growth with global supply chain visibility. ”. How Generac Power Systems Cut Millions from Its Global Transportation Spend | Transportfolio.

Energizer Holdings: A Crossdocking Case Study


Robinson’s crossdocking solution, please download the full case study, Expansion of Global Crossdock Solution Creates a Competitive Advantage. The post Energizer Holdings: A Crossdocking Case Study appeared first on Transportfolio.

Transportation Management Case Study: Medical Supply Company Decreases Freight Claims Percentage, Improves Visibility, & Reduces Costs


In a first of several case studies to come out from Cerasis regarding how our solutions aid shippers in managing transportation more effectively thru our transportation technology and managed services, learn how a Medical Supply Company switched providers and increased overall results.

A Practical Approach to Supply Chain Resilience: The PepsiCo Case Study

Logistics Viewpoints

As consumers’ preferences shifted toward more nutritious foods, PepsiCo purchased companies in this food segment. But this segment has a much more complex supply chain. PepsiCo had to take a new approach to supply chain resilience. Food & Beverage Industry Supply Chain Risk Management APICS PepsiCo resilience supply chain

Achieving Supply Chain Visibility: Real-World Case Studies

C3 Solutions

This is an excerpt from C3's White Paper: " Supply chain visibility: Illuminating the path to responsive, agile operations " by Gregory Braun Senior, vice-president, C3 Solutions. Dock Scheduling Software yard management solution supply chain visibility

Competing on Analytics: A Supply Chain Case Study

Logistics Viewpoints

This logistics services company manages hundreds of millions of supply chain assets for its clients, has hundreds of thousands drop off and pick up points, and make over 10,000 deliveries per day moving through over 100 logistics centers. To manage this complexity in a manner that insures high service levels, a sustainable/green supply chain, and profitability, the company has committed itself to a variety of analytic solutions. Business Intelligence Logistics Outsourcing

Case Study: A Deep Dive Into Nestlé’s Supply Chain


When it comes to the food and beverage market, Nestlé dominates over the competition as the world's biggest company of its kind. Established in 1866 by Swiss pharmacist, Henri Nestlé, the organization originally specialized in infant cereal.