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Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

5 Best Practices for Transportation Network Optimization

Jesse Kelber
flexis

Remember your last car trip? You spent all that time planning your route to maximize the sights you would see. Then you organized your equipment and snacks and packed the car just right so everything was easily accessible. Can you imagine what would have happened if you went to leave and the car didn’t start? Now your whole itinerary is thrown off, you have to call roadside assistance, change the hotel reservations, not the way to start a great vacation. The analogy to the transportation leg of your supply chain is clear—if you neglect one segment the whole system can come crashing down. In order to optimize your end-to-end supply chain, you need to pay close attention to the transportation network. This is often the place where systems break down and costs can spiral out of control. On the other hand, just as doing preventative maintenance on your car eliminates the possibility of the failure of your vacation, >>

Constellation Research: 9 Starting Points for Digital Transformation in Manufacturing

The rise automation and data exchange in manufacturing technologies means you have new opportunities to undergo digital transformation. Read “9 Starting Points for Digital Transformation in Manufacturing” from Constellation Research for actionable next steps you can take, including: 9 entry p  >>


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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Last update 6 May 2020
Sharpest contraction in output in series history due to COVID-19 impact
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Retail

The retail sector is always on the move. Whether this involves shopping centres, shops in inner city locations or at airports – trends change very quickly and the goods change just as rapidly too. To keep up with these developments, highly complex and process driven supply chains are needed. With our...


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...


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HOYER: Future-Proofs System for Managing Intermodal Rail, Road, and Sea Transport to Meet High Growth Potential

HOYER is an independent family enterprise that dates back to 1946, and which has become one of the world’s leading bulk-logistics providers, offering comprehensive transport services and complex logistics soluti...

Delivering the Sustainable Development Goals- Seizing the opportunity in global manufacturing

This white paper, developed jointly by PwC, GMIS and UNIDO, sets out the business imperative for manufacturing businesses of achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and why global manufactur...


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