Supplier-Led Innovation Workshop

Supply Chain View from the Field

If your organization is struggling to establish an effective supplier-led innovation process, you’ll want to reserve your seat at Management Roundtable’s newest two-day intensive workshop, Supplier-Led Innovation: Re-engineering the Product Development Process for Successful Supplier Integration , to be held May 20 – 21, 2014 in Chicago. Supply Chain Innovation Supply Chain Management Supply chain Relationships

Sustainable fashion workshop: building trust through transparency


Join Provenance in partnership with the British Fashion Council for an intimate half-day workshop specifically designed for those fashion industry professionals working in small and medium-sized businesses that want to set a sustainable, transparent strategy.

Procurement Leadership Workshop: Addressing the Need for a New Stakeholder Influence Model


This shift is also documented in our paper developed in a workshop that we held in 2017 of chief procurement officers and business development executives). In this workshop, participants will learn how to develop an influence model that starts with establishing a business case for change. Articles Customer Relationship Management Director's Blog Innovation in the Supply Chain Organizing for Supply Chain SCRC News Supplier Relationship Management Uncategorized

Advanced Reverse Logistics Strategies Workshop & Conference

Supply Chain Movement

RLCON 2013: Advanced Reverse Logistics Strategies Workshop & Conference. WORKSHOP AND CONFERENCE FOCUS. Date: 10- 12 April 2013. Venue The Corinthia Hotel, Prague (Czech Republic). Organisation: Quadimension Events. URL:

2nd Annual Global Supply Chain & Innovation Summit

Supply Chain Movement

2nd Global Supply Chain & Innovation Summit. URL: Innovation in Supply Chain Trends for Driving Business Improvement. Innovation in supply chain and procurement management is needed more than ever. Companies and their supply chains need to become more innovative if they are to deal with the complexity of today’s environment and succeed in creating more value for their shareholders.

Executives see AI, Cognitive Analytics and Cloud as the Path to Innovation and Speed to Market

JDA software

While executives value their current toolsets highly, and maintaining legacy systems is their number 2 investment priority, the ability to collaborate and innovate are their two lowest-rated internal capabilities.

Supply Chain Predictions for 2018: Real-Time, Innovation, Cognitive, Blockchain, Industry-Academic Partnerships, and Taking a Stand!


Prediction: Small is Beautiful : Innovation will Increasingly Be Found in Small Companies. Just like the economist Schumacher predicted years ago in his incredible book, the biggest shifts will come from the smallest companies. This is how innovation ultimately occurs.

Transportation Innovation 2018


Tompkins International (Tompkins) recently led a two-hour workshop on logistics technology innovations. A China locker company has developed an innovative technology that will have AGV or drones place parcel packages in lockers.

S&OP in Las Vegas! Let’s Learn, Laugh, and Be Entertained at the S&OP Innovation Summit


by CJ Wehlage This past week was the IE Group’s S&OP Innovation Summit at the beautiful venue of the Bellagio in Las Vegas. The Kinaxis Workshop – Learn and Laugh. For the Kinaxis Workshop, my theme was “Laugh & Learn”.

Highlights from the European Supply Chain & Logistics Summit


This year, lots of leading companies shared best practices and learnings from their supply chain projects and innovations. Conferences Innovation Supply chain optimizationAIMMS CMO Patrick van Gent at the European Supply Chain & Logistics Summit.

Is More Innovation in Education Required?

Enterra Insights

There is a lot of discussion about innovation in education; but, many pundits believe we are not innovating fast enough. Do we need disruptive education innovation. A few year ago Valerie Strauss ( @valeriestrauss ), an education writer, discussed a report released by the Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) claiming to measure innovation in education.[3] She rightfully asked, “Is more of something genuinely innovative?”

What Logistics Managers Can Learn from Santa’s Automated Supply Chain

BluJay Solutions

With an army of elves manufacturing enough toys for all the children of the world, it’s no wonder that Santa’s workshop only shuts down one day a year. General dropshipping e-commerce global supply chain Innovation Parcel Shipping Supply Chain Software Visibility

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First NCSU Procurement Leadership Program a great success!


We held our first ever Procurement Leadership workshop this week, hosting a group of executives from Altria, American Red Cross, Cheniere Energy, Smith & Nephew, RSCS (YUM!

Savant Talks: How Transparency Drives Innovation

Savant Events

We had the pleasure of chatting with Nicky Claeys, CMO Northern Europe at Domino’s Pizza to discuss how companies can foster a culture of innovation. What are the key factors that enable a culture of innovation? How do you drive innovation across departments?

Temperature Controlled Logistics leadership forum – DACH – 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Get involved in one of the many highly interactive discussions with senior peers through a series of panels, group breakouts and workshops. Innovation and “Blue Sky” thinking – Where is temperature logistics heading? Temperature Controlled Logistics leadership forum – DACH – 2016.

Production & Logistics Forum Berlin 2016

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Innovative Solutions for Industry 4.0. Participate actively in workshops and discussions around the future of global industry. Discover the latest innovations at the exhibition. 50 companies are exhibiting at the Innovation Exhibition. 6 keynotes, 4 lectures, plant tours, 4-5 workshops, a panel discussion, 2 open discussions. Innovation Spotlights, Exhibiton Sprints, B2B Speed Meetings, Gala Diner and the complete catering on both conference days.

The SCL Event

Supply Chain Movement

I like to define innovation as the creation of value, economic value, social value and/or environmental value through the application of ideas that are new to YOU. These ideas provide delegates a great opportunity to create innovation within their supply chains own supply chains.

3 Logistics Topics to Keep on Your Radar

CH Robinson Transportfolio

Robinson recently hosted the second annual Customer Logistics Workshop at Marquette University. Jason Craig and Jeff Shefchik, president of Paper Transport , discussed these changes in length at the workshop and how they impact a variety of logistics stakeholders.

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Savant Talks: How Transparency Drives a Culture of Innovation

Savant Events

We had the pleasure of chatting with Nicky Claeys, CMO Northern Europe at Domino’s Pizza to discuss how companies can foster a culture of innovation. What are the key factors that enable a culture of innovation? How do you drive innovation across departments?

Oracle European Value Chain Summit 2015

Supply Chain Movement

Join us and 350 of your peers on March 10th and 11th at the Twickenham Stadium in London, and benefit from over 50 sessions across three key themes; 360° innovation, customer centric supply chains, and compliant networks. Oracle European Value Chain Summit. Date: 10-11 March 2015.

The Missing Bookmark: Customer Experience vs. Expectations

Talking Logistics

I moderated several workshops and a fireside chat with the attendees. Last week, at the Four Seasons resort in Orlando, I attended a meeting organized by a leading logistics service provider for its sales executives. One of the topics that we discussed was customer experience.

3rd CEE Procurement & Supply Forum

Supply Chain Movement

This includes intelligent purchasing concepts and innovative collaboration. More than ever, suppliers have to go beyond simple product delivery – they are innovation and value-creation partners. Download the brochure>> Register now >> Events BME CEE Central Europe Eastern Europe event Forum innovation logistics Procurement sourcing supply chain3rd CEE Procurement & Supply Forum. Date: 19 October, 2016. Venue: Prague, Czech Republic.

Off to another exciting year of student-industry engagement at NC State on cutting-edge supply chain projects


I also predicted how this type of engagement would continue to grow in the future, as organizations begin to recognize the value of having an objective, third party view on their problems can create innovative solutions.

So what exactly is Supplier Relationship Management, anyway?

Supply Chain View from the Field

Category Management Customer Relationship Management Supply Chain Innovation Supply Chain Management Supply Chain Quality Supply chain Relationships A lot of terminology is being thrown in pubic forums, using terms such as collaboration, partnering, relationship management, and other themes.

Eric Beckwitt Selected as a Keynote Speaker at CleanTech Innovation Showcase in Seattle on June 24th


Freightera CEO Eric Beckwitt selected as a keynote speaker for the 2019 CleanTech Innovation Showcase at Bell Harbor International Conference Center in Seattle on June 24. ” The sixth annual 2019 CleanTech Innovation Showcase at Bell Harbor International Conference Center will take place in Seattle on June 24 — this year with more participation from outside North America. Green Freight Press Releases Technology & Innovation clean technology green freight

9th Hi-Tech & Electronics Supply Chain Summit – Europe

Supply Chain Movement

Hi-Tech Supply Chain 2.0 – Your Guide to Scaling Up Supply Chain Innovation for 2015 & Beyond. Work with your supply chain peers in small working groups, mini workshops and live polling led discussions to enable you to brainstorm the key issues you are dealing with on a daily basis. >> Download the brochure . 9th Hi-Tech & Electronics Supply Chain Summit – Europe. Date: 20-21 May 2015. Venue: Park Plaza, Amsterdam Airport, (NL). Organisation: Eyefortransport.

The 7 Best Events For Freight Shipping in 2015


Check out some of the country’s top freight shipping conferences and events for the rest of 2015: Can innovative technology, new business models and eCommerce re-boot the business of logistics? Are you up-to-date with the latest events in freight shipping and logistics?

What Buyer-Supplier Collaboration Looks Like in Real Life….


The parties decided to host a collaborative workshop. Opening day of the two-day workshop. MBA Supply Chain Programs Strategic Cost Management Supplier Relationship Management Supply Chain Innovation Supply Chain Management Supply chain Relationships Supply Chain Students

International SAP Conference on Supply Chain 2014

Supply Chain Movement

This 3-day event is packed with customer case studies, latest news, networking opportunities, and workshops featuring best practices for supply chain management. Event Highlights Include: Keynote presentations: Featuring the latest industry news, best practices and innovations.

Mega Monday for PLM at MSCE 2017!

Oracle SCM

The event now features an extensive list of valuable training sessions and workshops hosted by Oracle and partners just before the conference officially kicks off. Hosted by Oracle: Innovation Management Thought Leaders Workshop. Internet of Things Cloud Workshop.

10th Pan-European Conference in the P2P Series

Supply Chain Movement

P2P Process Owners Strategy Workshop. This workshop stream will serve as a platform for benchmarking best practices and successful approaches to resolving key P2P goals and obstacles that are on the way to those goals. 10th Pan-European Conference in the P2P Series.

Integrated Business Planning – A Chaucer Story


They provide ingredients, products, and solutions of the very highest quality, sustainably sourced, with first-class support for innovation and exceptional customer service. They had education workshops been supported by Delos, where they brought the regional heads of all of our countries. “We have workshops to continuously MOT our business planning process.

Upcoming webinar: Discover how to drive success in fashion with transparency


Launched in 2018, CO builds on 12 years of work by the Ethical Fashion Forum, and gives fashion professionals what they need to succeed in tomorrow’s marketplace – from sustainable production and fabric suppliers to the latest innovation, guidance and best practice.

‘The Fashion Industry Redesigned’: transparency roundup


In the workshop, the group collaborated to define and develop their individual transparency strategies. Why we find this interesting: The conversations between businesses at the workshop demonstrated a shared passion to tackle difficult issues through transparency.

The Most Reliable Supply Chain…Without Technology?


They have the funds to access the latest technology, complete extensive R&D and implement new innovations surrounding logistics and supply chain management. Editor’s Note: This is a blog post about remembering the fundamentals in order to achieve success.