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From the Bottom to the Top How the Supply Chain Impacts Value Streams
DemandCaster
DemandCaster

By utilizing supply chain software, companies can impact their value streams to unlock greater value from bottom to top.
Value streams are the actions undertaken within a manufacturing or service company that drives customers to realize the worth of the product or service. But today, as digitization unlocks more value across an enterprise, supply chains are becoming more intrinsically linked with value chain mapping and planning to optimize that value.
Traditionally, supply chains were thought of as a loose, disparate collection of suppliers. Siloed departments within a company would handle scheduling and purchasing, while forecasting was a combination of sales input and historical data analysis, often done manually. But the power of digital transformation tools combined with unprecedented disruptions means that companies are now beginning to tie supply chains to their value mapping. This process enhances the performance of the value stream and delivers greater va ...  >>

'Digitalization and the supply chain: Where are we and what's next?'
The report reveals that new technologies and solutions are developing at a fast-pace and disrupting industries on multiple fronts, with supply chains struggling to keep up. The global survey of nearly 350 supply chain and operations professionals reveals that 95% of respondents are not fully capitalizing on the pote  >>

Job Opportunities
 
Senior Procurement Program Manager
     
     Bothell, Washington  -  PERM  -  Philips
Supply Chain Quality Engineer
     
     Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania  -  PERM  -  Philips
Production Technician Associate (Th-Sat 6am-7pm) - Filling (Diag Tech)
     
     New Jersey - Branchburg  -  PERM  -  Roche
Transportation Coordinator
     
     Burbank  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Strategic Sourcing Lead (Electrical Components)
     
     Des Plaines  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Electrical Engineer - Procurement
     
     Bothell, Washington  -  PERM  -  Philips
Supply Chain Program Manager North America
     
     Cambridge, Massachusetts  -  PERM  -  Philips
Supply Chain Analyst - PCT Logistics
     
     Nashville, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Philips
Production Technician (Th-Sat 6am-7pm) - Filling (Diag Tech)
     
     New Jersey - Branchburg  -  PERM  -  Roche
Import Coordinator
     
     Manhattan  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Senior Strategic Sourcing Analyst
     
     Chicago  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Supply Chain Planner - Downtown Chicago
     
     Chicago  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Warehouse & Distribution Support, Philips Healthcare, (Home Based)
     
     Home Based  -  PERM  -  Philips
Mechanical Engineer - Procurement
     
     Bothell, Washington  -  PERM  -  Philips
Supply Chain Executive Assistant (Nashville, TN)
     
     Nashville, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Philips
 

Supply chain E-learning



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News & Trends
 

Last update 4 Jun 2021
Production growth accelerates amid stronger client demand, but supply chain disruption remains marked
   Source: Markit US Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
United States 


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