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Four Key Steps for Navigating Supply Chain Disruption

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Supply chain disruptions caused by black swan events are by nature unforeseeable events that can be utterly catastrophic. Due to their destructive potential, these unfortunate events justifiably draw attention to how critical supply chains are to sustaining business success and essential daily functions. Unfortunately, they also draw attention to how vulnerable supply chains tend to be when faced with sudden adversity.

Studying the kinds of companies that can weather such catastrophes provides many key lessons about how enterprises can implement resiliency solutions and strategies to respond to, and mitigate, the deleterious effects of a black swan event.

There are four key steps enterprises can adopt to ensure that they are able to respond and react with the flexibility needed to minimize the impacts of black swan events and the “ripple” of disruption occurring at numerous levels of magnitude.

 

Step 1: Connec

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2018 Top Ten Trends in Modern Demand-Driven Manufacturing

With all signals pointing toward a good year, manufacturers have a decision to make. They can enjoy the strong economy while it lasts or look to the future and invest in technologies that will help them build a stronger organization that can prosper through economic shifts. Last year, the common thread throughou  >>


Events
 
22
Jun
2020
Medical Device Manufacturing & R&D Summit

The Medical Device Manufacturing & R&D Summit is an invitation-only, premium Summit bringing leading medical device manufacturing and R&D executives with innovative suppliers and solution providers together. The Summit’s content is aligned with key medical device challenges and interests, relevant  ...

Caesars Palace - Las Vegas, NV  
 

Job Opportunities
 
Master Data- Supply Chain Subject Matter Expert (SME)
     
     Colorado Springs, Colorado  -  PERM  -  Philips

Strategic Sourcing Manager - Direct Materials
     
     Mansfield  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Warehouse Associate
     
     Dallas  -  TEMP  -  Michael Page

Director Manufacturing Technical Support
     
     Arizona - Tucson  -  PERM  -  Roche

Director Supply Chain Engineering (Supply Chain Design)
     
     Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania  -  PERM  -  Philips

Procurement Category Manager
     
     Stamford  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Warehouse Associate
     
     Chicago  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Maintenance Technician
     
     Indiana - Indianapolis  -  PERM  -  Roche

Manufacturing Assembly Lead, Second Shift
     
     Carlsbad, California  -  PERM  -  Philips

Warehouse Associate
     
     Minneapolis  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Senior Production Planner
     
     Danbury  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply Chain Director
     
     Durham Area, NC  -  PERM  -  SCM Talent Group

Supplier Quality Manager
     
     Nashville, TN or Milwaukee, WI  -  PERM  -  SCM Talent Group

Warehouse Associate
     
     San Francisco  -  TEMP  -  Michael Page

Sr. Supply Chain Quality Engineer
     
     Home Based  -  PERM  -  Philips





 
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News & Trends
 

Last update 6 May 2020
Sharpest contraction in output in series history due to COVID-19 impact
   Source: Markit US Manufacturing PMI ™  -  IHS Markit
United States 


Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals

Even industries driven by the strictest safety and environmental regulations are capable of reducing their costs. Our solutions improve each phase of the chemical logistics supply chain, to increase your supply chain performance, improve predictability and mitigate potential problems before they arise. B...


Supply chain management: What’s next for food and beverage — part two

In part one of this post we discussed the smartest ways to gain global visibility and respond to volatility in a food and beverage supply chain. And here in part two we will cover how to embrace the best technology. A...


Education
 
17
Jun
2020
Fundamentals of Purchasing: The Building Blocks of World-Class Professionalism
     Atlanta, GA
23
Jun
2020
Contracting: What all the T's C's Mean
     Denver, CO
 9 
Jul
2020
Threat to a Global Supply Chain
     Orlando, FL
22
Jul
2020
Contracting: Beyond the Basics
     Las Vegas, NV
28
Jul
2020
Fundamentals of Strategic Sourcing
     Denver, CO

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Resources
 
PPG INDUSTRIES, LTD.

Company Established in 1883, PPG Industries manufactures protective and decorative coatings, sealants, adhesives, metal pretreatment products, flat glass, fabricated glass, continuous-strand fiberglass products, and...

So you have implemented a WMS, now what?

Extend the value of your WMS with a synchronized workforce management program. Most companies achieve far greater results when a WMS is integrated with a workforce management program, including: - Improved wareho...


International Agenda