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SCM Portal is an independent portal aimed to bring to you the most relevant and updated information on Demand & Supply Chain Management Evolution in a systemic and organic way.

SCM Portal Conceptual Framework is based on the SCOR Model (TM). In order to let you get the most appropriate information according to your actual role inside Supply Chain Management, to each information has been assigned a specific label to identify its main concentration:

 
 

 



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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 ...  >>

Six theories about how 3D printing will change logistics
3D printing has been used by certain industries for some time now, and more sectors are following suit. One thing is for certain: The market share of additive manufacturing will continue to grow. This white paper puts forward six theories about how the technology will affect society as a whole, and logistics in part  >>

Job Opportunities
 
Manufacturing Production Planner
     
     Litchfield  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Production Technician - 1st shift - Mon -Fri 7:00AM-3:30PM
     
     New Jersey - Branchburg  -  PERM  -  Roche
Head of Supply Chain Operations
     
     New York  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Logistics and Supply Chain Analyst
     
     California  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Senior Strategic Sourcing Analyst
     
     Des Plaines  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Sr. Logistics Manager--3PL Operations
     
     Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania  -  PERM  -  Philips
Sr Program Manager, Supply Chain
     
     Framingham, Massachusetts  -  PERM  -  Philips
Senior Manager, Manufacturing Engineering (Upstream Operations)
     
     California - Vacaville  -  PERM  -  Roche
Supply Chain Specialist
     
     Calabasas  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Master Planner - Industrial Manufacturer
     
     Houston  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Sr. Inventory Analyst
     
     Deerfield  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Global Strategic Sourcing Leader - Electronics
     
     Glenview  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Sr. Supply Chain Planner - Deerfield - CPG Organization
     
     Deerfield  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Supply Chain Director
     
     Houston  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Inventory Planning Leader
     
     Paramus  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
 

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News & Trends
 

Last update 5 May 2021
Strongest improvement in operating conditions on record amid marked uptick in client demand
   Source: Markit US Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
United States 


Fashion

Today’s omni-channel marketplace means competition is increasing, consumers are demanding more relevant products, inventory lifecycles are shorter and fulfillment is incredibly complex. Business conditions are constantly changing, which means you need the flexibility to adapt quickly and continu...

Accelerating Sales with Real-time, Intelligent Inventory Availability

While the convergence of physical and online stores began before the pandemic, COVID-19 has accelerated the e-commerce and omni-channel trends by a few years. When consumer...


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Resources
 
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...

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...


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