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.

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.

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Global Trade Management Seminar

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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.

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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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

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.

Practical Approaches to Temperature Controlled Pharmaceutical Logistics and Storage

Supply Chain Movement

URL: The seminar is complimentary (no fee) attendance to pharmaceutical manufacturers. The full intention of LM Seminars is to create an open dialogue, no pressure, relaxed environment that FUELS the cold chain.

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:

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.

Common Supply Chain Mistakes to Avoid

Logistics Bureau

At our seminars I often share case studies demonstrating the impact of not getting this right. Are You Suffering Too?

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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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 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.

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.

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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6 Ways Attending Conferences can Boost Supply Chain Careers

Logistics Bureau

What’s your opinion of attending conferences, seminars, and industry workshops? Do you see them as a networking opportunity, a day out at the company’s expense, a valuable learning opportunity, or something to be endured because your boss thinks you should attend?

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?

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.

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

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.

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.

Warehouse Design – Rules of Thumb… And a Checklist

Logistics Bureau

It’s not uncommon for delegates at our workshops and seminars to ask us if Mal Walker can share his ‘rules of thumb’ on warehouse design. Therefore, we thought we’d put them here in an article, so anyone can refer to them when necessary.

6 Practical Supply Chain Education Tools for Employers

Logistics Bureau

Their programs often use blended-learning techniques , combining time in the classroom with seminars, webinars and online learning activity.

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

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.

A supply chain ‘prenup’

Supply Chain Movement

I posed that question while leading a seminar a couple of years ago. Are collaborating companies sufficiently aware of each other’s strategies?

5 Questions You Should Ask About Customs Compliance


You might also look into one of our full-day seminars on imports and exports. Trade regulations are always changing, with daily updates to old rules and the addition of new ones. When I’m helping companies with issues related to U.S.

3 Key Multi-Echelon Inventory Optimization Challenges and How to Overcome Them


When we do seminars on multi-echelon, people will fiercely resist the result with arguments such as: Doesn’t APICS teach you to ‘centralize’ safety stock?

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Refunds from Customs? Now, There’s a Change You Can Get Behind


One way to stay compliant with customs regulations around the world is to attend one of our fast-paced, engaging Trade Compliance and Policy Seminars this year. You can get the agenda for the seminars and register here. You’ve paid your import duties.

China Logistics stretched by exponential growth in e-Commerce


Asia Supply Chain Insights by Mark Millar -Hot on the heels of the Alibaba multi-billion dollar IPO frenzy in New York, let’s explore how the exponential growth of e-commerce is stretching the capabilities of China’s logistics sector. China’s direct-to-consumer e-commerce sales grew to USD 305.5

Jaro Caban: “Establishing S&OP is a challenging journey”

Supply Chain Movement

With our partners we organise internally web seminars, educational events at leadership level and benchmark information on best practice performance of large companies. Nine questions about the topics on the supply chain agenda of a supply chain professional.

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.

10 Issues Keeping Manufacturers and Distributors Up At Night for 2015


Lot’s of questions here as many manufacturers and distributors are questioning what is beyond promotions, events / seminars and brand messaging. As we get settled into this new year, we thought we’d share observations from conversations we’ve had with manufacturers and distributors recently.

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).

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

Legal Experts Need to be Front and Center in Negotiating Software Contracts

Supply Chain View from the Field

I had the opportunity to engage in a negotiation seminar with a large insurance company last week, and had the team work on a software contract role play. In the scenario, there was both a buyer and supplier, and there were multiple facets to consider in the negotiation. The problem in preparing for such a negotiation is that deriving a “should-cost” model in software contracts is extremely difficult – because often there is no cost-based model.

LTL Weight and Inspection Grows: Shippers Who Misrepresent Freight need to know the Consequences


This may include the retraining of how to use a carrier- or 3PL -associated transportation management systems, cost of attending courses or seminars to complete the training or the placement of shipping limitations for each shipper. LTL carriers are under an increasing amount of pressure. Shippers and customers want lower rates. The government is increasing the regulations for truck drivers, and the volatile economy is making it difficult to assess what tomorrow’s rates may be.

Accelerating Your Trucking Business


I went to one of those motivational speaking seminars. The ones where they assemble an all-star cast of leading business thinkers and speakers and transmit a live broadcast to audiences around the world in halls or local theaters.

Garmaise Appointed Dean of Full-Time MBA Program - UCLA.

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

UCLA Anderson Hosts Steinbeck Family Business Seminar. UCLA Anderson School of Management Blog. Archives. July 2014. June 2014. May 2014. April 2014. March 2014. February 2014. January 2014. December 2013. November 2013. October 2013. Blogroll. Wall Street Journal.

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