Why do we provide FREE Supply Chain Seminars?

Logistics Bureau

Why does Logistics Bureau provide free supply chain seminars every year? Free Logistics and Supply Chain Events Videos free supply chain seminarsRob O’Byrne will tell you.

Manufacturing Connect Seminar 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Manufacturing Connect Seminar 2016. Register for the seminar >>> Events Amsterdam digital supply chain Hilton Amsterdam Airport Hotel innovation JDA Software Manufacturing Manufacturing connect seminar Seminar supply chainDate: 25 May 2016.

Global Trade Management Seminar

Supply Chain Movement

Global Trade Management Seminar. Amber Road invites you to this free one-day seminar to learn from a group of first-class trade experts on global trade management innovations, best practices and the top compliance matters. Date: 12 May 2016. Venue: Hilton Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.

Vlisco Seminar 2014: Taking optimization to the next level


Find out more when you attend the Vlisco seminar on May 14, 2014 at Vlisco in Helmond, the Netherlands. Take a look at pictures from last year’s seminar at Vlisco, the Netherlands. Sign up for the Vlisco seminar on May 14.

Mountains and the Supply Chain

Logistics Bureau

Details and Booking Australia: Supply Chain Performance Seminars (Sydney and Melbourne) . Details and Booking Thailand: Supply Chain Performance Seminars (Bangkok) . Best Regards, Rob O’Byrne. Email: robyrne@logisticsbureau.com. Phone: +61 417 417 307.

Supply Chain Opportunities in China

Supply Chain Movement

Hence the companies Bugaboo and Foss have both faced considerable challenges, as they revealed during the recent ‘Supply Chain Opportunities in China’ seminar in Amsterdam on 24 June 2015. The roundtable discussions during the seminar confirmed that it’s a familiar problem.

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Distribution in China takes a detour

Supply Chain Movement

Hence the companies Bugaboo and Foss have both faced considerable challenges, as they revealed during the recent ‘Supply Chain Opportunities in China’ seminar in Amsterdam on 24 June 2015. The roundtable discussions during the seminar confirmed that it’s a familiar problem.

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Reminder- Accenture Academy trendTalk- Managing Supply Chain in a Volatile Geopolitical Era

Supply Chain Matters

A reminder to Accenture Academy members that Founder and Executive Editor Bob Ferrari will be delivering an upcoming trendTalk web seminar: Managing Supply Chain in a Volatile Geopolitical Era. This exclusive trendTalk is scheduled for September 20 at 10 am Eastern time. Procurement and Sourcing Supply Chain Risk Management independent supply chain management industry analyst Bob Ferrari Supply chain Matters blog

Will less health and safety regulation mean a more economic or a more dangerous British supply chain?

Supply Chains Rock

I was at the SEMA seminar this June (which is pretty much like Glastonbury for anybody in the construction, manufacturing, or warehousing industry) and there were a few things I noticed. Aside from all the in depth stuff about changes in health and safety codes, there was an emphasis on SEMA strengthening their relationship with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). SEMA want to turn their

RELEX Retail and Supply Chain Award 2016 Granted to Store Operations Research in the Fast Fashion Industry

RELEX Solutions

Korościk and Gomez received the Retail and Supply Chain Award and a reward of 2000 euros at RELEX’s annual Stockholm seminar on the 3rd of May 2017. Korościk and Gomez also presented their research to more than 150 retail and supply chain experts attending the seminar in Stockholm. “We

Upcoming Accenture Academy trendTalk- Managing Supply Chains in a Volatile Geopolitical Era

Supply Chain Matters

We advise members of Accenture Academy that Supply Chain Matters Founder and Executive Editor Bob Ferrari will be delivering an upcoming trendTalk web seminar fittingly titled: Managing Supply Chain in a Volatile Geopolitical Era. This exclusive trendTalk is scheduled for September 20 at 10 am Eastern time.

Four Parts of Blockchain

PLS Logistics

They conducted an informational seminar to help other understand blockchain. Blockchain has been a very popular subject over the past few months. Recently, Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA) had their first meeting in Atlanta, GA. It's no simple topic though, even broken down it is still a complicated technical system. News Technology blockchain

Managing the Long Tail of the Supply Chain Part 4: Five Takeaways


As Charles Blevins said in the web seminar, Dart Solo Cup achieved excellent performance by transitioning from a traditional supply chain solution to one designed for their supply chain complexity.

What’s Driving the Increase in Transportation Management Technology Spend?

Talking Logistics

To understand how top performers’ transportation management strategies, tactics and technology decisions garner the investment and benefits, join the upcoming 2018 Transportation Management Benchmark Study web seminar.

Supply Chain Management Books

SCM Research

I recently conducted a survey with leading supply chain management researchers and asked them a simple question: “If you were teaching a doctoral seminar, what would you assign as the [.] most important books for the academic field of SCM (‘must-reads’)?”

Supply Chain Management Trends

SCM Research

Last week, I was invited to beautiful Switzerland, where I held a seminar for supply chain managers from 30 large logistics service providers and manufacturing firms. Initially, these managers were asked about SCM topics they are currently most interested in.

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Managing the Demand Forecast: Part 1


A veritable mountain of books and articles, accompanied by the availability of countless hours of classroom instruction and professional seminars, have mapped out every process, elaborated on each principle, and discussed the topic from every possible angle

New Editors for the Journal of Business Logistics (Guest Post by C.M. Wallenburg, WHU)

SCM Research

One cornerstone of our European activities is the European Research Seminar (ERS) which I co-chair together with Britta Gammelgaard from Copenhagen Business School, who also serves as European Editor. In my recent post , I wrote that the CSCMP’s Educators’ Conference is a forum to catch the latest news from our field. This year, among these news was the announcement of the new Editors-in-Chief for the Journal of Business Logistics.

EurOMA Conference Anniversary

SCM Research

As part of the conference, several seminars, workshops, special sessions were held (e.g., This year turns out to be the anniversary year of two of the major SCM-related conferences in Europe. First, as summarized by Gyöngyi in her blog, the NOFOMA was held for the 25 th time. Second, the European Operations Management Association (EurOMA) just celebrated its 20 th International Annual Conference in Dublin, Ireland this week. I very much liked Mark Pagell’s keynote address.

Quintiq World Tour: How NTV overcame complexity in passenger rail planning


This year’s Quintiq World Tour kicks off in Rome with a half-day seminar for rail executives. How did the operator of the most modern train in Europe tackle its complex planning puzzle?

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Who's Looking Out For the Interests of Freight Brokers?

DAT Solutions

TIA Education – Discounted rates on courses and seminars offered online, with courses on Temperature Control Transport, Partnership Selling, Certified Transportation Broker (CTB), and more.

The Long Tail of the Supply Chain: Part 2 - Pareto is Dead


In last week’s blog , Lora Cecere emphasized the need to forego traditional forecasting and replenishment strategies in the long tail.

Executive's Guide to Supply Chain Research

Supply Chain Opz

Spending 1-2 hours to do a research this way will help you eliminate the unnecessary training , a seminar or even a consulting project. Many people think a supply chain research is boring and it is the ivory tower that they don''t need to climb.

The Inkblot: Why Flowcasting really isn’t subject to interpretation

The Network Effect

Over the years, I’ve met many people at conferences and seminars who proudly state that “we’re doing CPFR” or “we’re doing S&OP”. Philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways. The point, however, is to change it. Karl Marx (1818-1883).

A Supply Chain Evangelist can help your mid-size company get on board with strategic supply chain improvements

Take Supply Chain

Hausman, Founder of Supply Chain Seminars and Professor in the Department of Management Science & Engineering at Stanford University: https://www.supplychainonline.com/.

2017 CSCMP Academic Research Symposium

SCM Research

In Atlanta we also announced the CfP for the 2018 CSCMP European Research Seminar (ERS) , which is ARS’s European counterpart. I spent the last couple of days in Atlanta, where the 2017 CSCMP Academic Research Symposium (ARS) took place. I truly enjoyed all the interesting discussions. Among the highlights of the conference were the best paper presentations. This year’s Bernard J.

Avoid “Lost in Translation”. Monetize S&OP to Include Finance.


In a recent web seminar entitled S&OP: From Volume to Value she asks, “How do supply chain leaders transition from a cost-based agenda to drive value?” Finance speaks a different language than supply chain.

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The 7 Best Events For Freight Shipping in 2015


The conference will feature so much information, including seminars, workshops, and speeches, that you might wish you could attend them all. Are you up-to-date with the latest events in freight shipping and logistics?

Lean versus EOQ? What’s best for your organization?

The 21st Century Supply Chain

Companies often swing back and forth between the two ideologies – often depending on which S&OP seminar an executive recently attended.

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An AWESOME Experience

Supply Chain Nation

I have attended many seminars and conferences in my career, and there is none quite like the AWESOME Symposium. Nancie Torrence is JDA’s Group Vice President for Aerospace and Defense and leads the company’s Women’s Interest Network, a group focused on mentoring, sponsoring and developing women at all levels to realize their full career potential at JDA.

Top Ten Tips to Boost Supply Chain Performance to Best in Class

Logistics Bureau

I’ll also be providing some step by step guides and tools on these at our Free Seminars Series in February and March, but more on that later. Here are my top 10 tips to boost your Supply Chain performance towards Best in Class. I’ve arranged them into an acronym to help you remember them. (And

This Week in Logistics News (April 16-19, 2018)

Talking Logistics

I am in Minnesota today, at the CSCMP Twin Cities Roundtable Annual ½ Day Seminar , where I am participating in a keynote session with Rick Blasgen (President & CEO of CSCMP) and Steve Raetz (Director Research & Market Intelligence at C.H.


When Coincidence Meets Determination – An Interview with Rob O’Byrne

Logistics Bureau

I think it was in 2010 that I was at a seminar listening to someone pitching a VA business. It’s really cool to see what a coincidental seminar visit can lead to in a few years’ time. I first learned about them at a seminar where the chairman of B1G1, Paul Dunn, talked about how businesses could get focused and do a lot of good at the same time. In this interview series we’re introducing some of our senior staff in a little more detail. What makes them tick?

The procurement Summit 2016

Supply Chain Movement

The Procurement Summit will provide: Educational seminars on the latest industry issues. The procurement Summit 2016. Date: 15 November 2016. Venue: The Midland Hotel, Manchester. Organization: Revolution Events. URL: www.procurement-summit.co.uk/.

RELEX Shares Vision for Unified Retail Planning at its 5th Annual UK Space & Supply Chain Forum

RELEX Solutions

After a welcome introduction by Ms Luostarinen, RELEX Group CEO Mikko Kärkkäinen kicked off the main seminar by providing a quick overview of RELEX’s progress to date.

5 Engagement Strategies in Managing a Relationship With a Transportation Management 3PL


This may include seminars, webinars, conference calls, and training sessions. This is our 9th post in our strategic transportation management and logistics series. When selecting a transportation mangement 3PL to aid you in a robust and effective transportation management strategy , defining the rules of engagement is critical to success. Do you even first understand your own needs? We've built a deep checklist to understand first before you go about engaging with a 3PL.

Central Planning Engines: Lessons from Leibniz


I had the unique opportunity to attend the Dagstuhl Seminar “Modeling and Analysis of Semiconductor Supply Chains” , which focused on managing the end to end supply chain or demand supply network, as Intel refers to it.