TMS for SMB: A Case Study with Carhartt

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Client Case Study Video Interview


Client Case Study Video Interview with Lucid Motors, Menlo Park, CA. We did a comprehensive market analysis of the majority of the procurement tools that were available to us and we decided upon the Eyvo eBA system due to a combination of high functionality and reasonable cost.

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Judging Supply Chain Improvement: Campbell Soup Case Study

Supply Chain Shaman

We would not have succeeded without a team effort across R&D, the business leaders, and SC disciplines of engineering, procurement, and manufacturing. Over the course of the last two years, we at Supply Chain Insight s have worked on a methodology to gauge supply chain improvement.

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

Supply Chain Opz

Steve Jobs met Tim Cook In 1998, Steve Jobs invited Tim Cook for the interview while Cook was working as a procurement and supply chain leader at another company. The value of supply chain management as a discipline has gained more and more recognition from the business communities.

Next Generation Supply Chain Risk Management: A Case Study

Logistics Viewpoints

A case in point is offered by AGCO. Supply Chain Risk Management Procurement/Sourcing Supply Chain Visibility supply chain sourcing Risk AGCOWe are entering an era where it is becoming possible to detect supply chain risks much more quickly. AGCO is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of a wide range of agricultural equipment.

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. Negotiating and procuring separate 3PLs would have taken months, but with FLEXE, we were able to stand up facilities in a matter of weeks.”.

El Niño Impacting Key Materials: Palm Oil Case Study


Last August, our whitepaper “ El Niño: A Test of CPO Leadership and Your Supply Chain Resiliency Culture ” forewarned supply chain practitioners and stakeholders of the various supply chain risks associated with the most severe El Ni ñ o since the 1950s.

What does it take to build a best-in-class supply chain?


by Alexa Cheater Avaya: A supply chain management case study. Procurement spend analysis. Read Aberdeen Group’s in-depth case study. Supply chain management avaya case study case study on supply chain management with solution Supply chain management case study

New Case Study on Alcatel-Lucent Sustainable Procurement Best Practices


Case Study. We are pleased to publish a new case study detailing Alcatel-Lucent’s sustainable procurement program. Download the Case Study from the library

7 Mini Case Studies: Successful Supply Chain Cost Reduction and Management

Logistics Bureau

The following five mini case studies explore a few high-profile companies that have managed to sustain their supply chain cost-reduction efforts and keep expenses under control. Procurement analysis.

ANCA Streamlines Procurement with the QAD Supplier Portal


In some cases, only one or two companies in the world can produce the components ANCA needs. Inevitably, the procurement process is complex and challenging to manage. Our full case study provides details of how the QAD Supplier Portal helped ANCA streamline their purchasing processes.

Rockwell Automation: A Case Study in Supply Chain Excellence

Supply Chain Shaman

As a B2B company, procurement management is essential. In the case of Rockwell Automation, it’s plan-source-make-deliver because of the structure of the organization.) The company is now focusing on cognitive sourcing, demand-driven procurement, and enhancing visibility.

IBM Case Study Webinar: How AI can revolutionize your supply chain NOW


The focus was on the impact of AI on supply chain decision-making, and I spoke about a recent case study on IBM’s application of Watson to their own supply chain. This requires individuals who are willing to be key informants, and who are willing to transcend typical functional barriers between sales, operations, and procurement, to drive the right solutions. I had the privilege of being on a webinar today with Jeannette Barlow from IBM and Simon Ellis from IDC.

Global Supply Chain & Procurement Summit 2015

Supply Chain Movement

Global Supply Chain & Procurement Summit. Achieving this goal relies mainly on the Procurement and Supply Chain Management team. Companies need to adopt strategies that can deal with the dynamism and complexity of today’s environment, ensuring that procurement and supply chain functions can be used as the first line of defence for business operations. Date: 15-16 October, 2015.

New BSR Case Study: Pharma giant Bayer tackles sustainable supply chain with TfS chemicals initiative


EcoVadis is pleased to publish this new case study, facilitated by BSR, which examines the huge challenges, and the methodical approach of Bayer in driving success in their sustainable procurement initiative. Bayer, with core competencies in areas of health care, agriculture, and high-tech polymer materials, has a significant influence on society and the environment in many regions around the world through its global procurement volume.

The Science and the Art of Procurement


As we move towards a new decade is the emphasis in the procurement world changing – are we going to see a new age, where the Art of Procurement comes to the fore? Technology has radically changed procurement activities and procurement roles across virtually all our spheres of activity.

The Procurement Summit – 17 November 2015

Supply Chain Movement

The Procurement Summit. The Procurement Summit provides senior purchasing, sourcing and supply chain executives across the North of England with an unmissable opportunity to keep up-to-date with the latest industry innovations, best practice and new technology solutions. The Procurement Summit offers an education-rich event including: - Educational seminars on the latest industry issues. - First-hand case studies on the challenges of procurement leadership.

10th Pan-European Conference in the P2P Series

Supply Chain Movement

Attend this marcus evans Process Owners P2P strategy meeting to get a clear understanding of latest trends and best practices from peer lead practical case study sessions. Get experience on Lean and Six Sigma in indirect procurement.

The procurement Summit 2016

Supply Chain Movement

The procurement Summit 2016. Building on the huge success of eWorld Procurement & Supply – which has been running bi-annually in London since 2001 – the new Procurement Summit will bring together 150 purchasing and finance professionals from across the commercial, public and third sectors.

Smart Supply Chains Adapt to Overcome COVID-19 Challenges

Logistics Bureau

Almost 75 percent of US companies are experiencing capacity shortfalls in their supply chains, due to Coronavirus-linked transport disruptions , a new study has shown.

How The Coronavirus Epidemic is Throttling Global Supply Chains

Logistics Bureau

The impact on supply chains is particularly apparent in the following two broad areas— shipping and procurement of products/components/raw materials. COVID-19 Impact on Procurement. A Case in Point: Apple.

Procurement Outsourcing – Keep your Integrity!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Like so many professionals Procurement people are very proud. But at some point in their careers, especially in the age of Outsourcing, they are likely to have to deal with potential suppliers who provide Procurement services. Procurement typically negotiates deals for other functions like I/T, HR, Manufacturing and every other area in the company. When selling Procurement Outsourcing services you need to have a lot of credibility to begin. Case Studies.

The Divergent Procurement World


Claritum Article - Procurement Blog. The purchase of goods and services can be split into two primary procurement domains: The Strategic Core purchases that enable an organisation to produce their product or service (called Strategic Spend by many organisations). Case Studies.

Takeaways from Manhattan Associates’ Momentum 2017 Conference

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In WannaCry’s case, hackers exploited vulnerabilities in Windows XP — an operating system still in wide use today, even though it was originally released in 2001 and Microsoft stopped supporting it in 2014.

Case Akademibokhandeln: Centralizing Processes for Better Christmas Management

RELEX Solutions

Case Akademibokhandeln: Centralizing Processes for Better Christmas Management. Insights » Case Studies. Related case studies. The post Case Akademibokhandeln: Centralizing Processes for Better Christmas Management appeared first on RELEX Solutions.

Ethics in Procurement – Simple, but Not Always Easy

Logistics Bureau

If you have not yet tackled the question of ethics in procurement, now is a great time to start. It does not matter whether you are a procurement professional, internal customer, external customer, senior executive, or supplier. Ethical Procurement: Some Scenarios to Consider.

Condition Monitoring- A Case Study-Part I

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Here''s presenting the case study of how a seemingly workable condition monitoring exercise can possibly go wrong. The case company had procured a fleet of excavators and pipe layer equipment for their interstate gas pipeline project. Being currently involved in a research project on Asset Management practice in Construction industries, I have been interacting with folks within the industry to understand the peculiarities involved in their Asset Management practices.

Your Procure-to-Pay Suite Won’t Cut It For Supplier Management – Here’s Why

HICX Solutions

The continued growth in the adoption of procurement-to-pay (P2P) or source-to-settle (S2S) suites in the last few years is testament to the significant value they deliver to procurement teams in businesses of all sizes. Exercising control of the procurement process enables businesses to achieve continuous cost savings, purchasing compliance and a level of automation of repeat processes in accounts payable. It’s not a mistake that many procurement leaders make twice.

4 Best-in-Class Supply Chains To Watch and Learn From

Logistics Bureau

Unilever has sustainability at the very heart of its business model, extending all the way through the supply chain from distribution to procurement. Case Studies Supply Chain best in class supply chains

Case Roberta Roller Rabbit: Increasing Performance Through Improved Process and Technology

RELEX Solutions

Case Roberta Roller Rabbit: Increasing Performance Through Improved Process and Technology. Insights » Case Studies. Download the case as a PDF. Related case studies. Retail Case Study

Case Minimani: Hypermarket Chain Cuts Food Waste Through Supply Chain Optimization

RELEX Solutions

Case Minimani: Hypermarket Chain Cuts Food Waste Through Supply Chain Optimization. Resources » Case Studies. Download the case as a PDF. Related case studies. The post Case Minimani: Hypermarket Chain Cuts Food Waste Through Supply Chain Optimization appeared first on RELEX Solutions. Retail Case Study minimani-enBackground. Minimani is a Finnish hypermarket chain offering grocery and convenience goods at low prices.

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Case Hankkija: Full-service Agricultural Store Chain Transforms Its Procurement Process

RELEX Solutions

Case Hankkija: Full-service Agricultural Store Chain Transforms Its Procurement Process. Insights » Case Studies. Under its new owner, Hankkija overhauled its entire procurement process, set up a new DC and built its purchasing organization around it.

5 steps for Procurement to impact on financial results


Claritum Article - Procurement Blog. Address Procurement Strategy. Focus Procurement on supplier optimisation. Don’t lose Procurement’s focus on costs. Keep Procurement up to date. It is procurement at the heart of any impact on P&L. CASE STUDIES.

Case Derome: Ensuring a Successful Implementation and Change Management During Rapid Growth

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Case Derome: Ensuring a Successful Implementation and Change Management During Rapid Growth. Customers » Case Studies. Related case studies. The post Case Derome: Ensuring a Successful Implementation and Change Management During Rapid Growth appeared first on RELEX Solutions. Retail Case StudySince being founded in 1946, Derome Byggvaror, a Swedish trade builders’ merchant, has been growing exceptionally fast.

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Contingent Workforce is a Major Focus for Procurement


Brian Hoffmeyer from IQ Navigator, a procure to pay solution, spoke today at IBM’s Empower event on this trend, and the implications for procurement. It helps to manage the procure to pay process for contingent labor – and helps to manage workflows. Brian mentioned several case studies. Analytics Category Management Contract Management Labor and Human Rights in the Supply Chain Procure to Pay