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AVATA SupplyChainManagement

New consumer realities are driving changes in the food and beverage supply chain

Infor
Infor

For years, food and beverage manufacturers have been concerned with short shelf life, inventory planning, and margin pressures. In today's competitive landscape, yesterday’s supply chains have had to adapt and change to respond to today’s consumer expectations of healthier choices, greater ingredient transparency, and the more options for online or e-commerce shopping.

This health and wellness trend isn't new. What’s new is the level of growth we’re seeing in the market for consumers that want a healthier lifestyle—and are in fact, demanding it from their food habits and purchases. Food and beverage manufacturers are doing their best to meet this trend with cleaner labels, more plant-based options, and more ethically sourced food. Both new product introductions and long-standing products in the mark

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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 warehouse associate productivity - Increased utilization of warehouse labor - Identification of non-produc  >>


Events
 
26
Apr
2020
ISM2020

ISM2020 is THE procurement and supply chain management event of the year. Developed by leading professionals and thought leaders, this event is a can’t miss for practitioners looking to excel in the transformation taking place in supply management today. From signature sessions reviewing real-life case studies ...

Boston, MA  
 
 4 
May
2020
JDA ICON 2020 - Supply Chains Save the World!

JDA ICON 2020 is headed to the Mile High City - the biggest and best supply chain conference of the year will be hosted in Denver, Colorado at the Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center May 4-7, 2020! Our theme for ICON 2020 is ‘Supply Chains Save the World’ focused on how we help companies i ...

Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center, Denver, Colorado  
 
13
May
2020
IoT Innovation North America

IoT Innovation North America is a conference specifically focused on the latest, cutting edge, innovative IoT projects and technology on the market. Born from the first IoT event in the United States, IoT North America, this event will cover advanced IoT technologies using artificial intelligence, 5G networks, Block ...

Marriott Chicago Northwest Chicago, Ill.  
 
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
 
Plant Manager - Chino, CA
     
     Chino, California  -  PERM  -  JAM Recruitment

Demand Planner
     
     Santa Monica  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Warehouse Associate
     
     Brooklyn  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Vice President Supply Chain
     
     Los Angeles  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Planning and Materials Manager (S&OP)
     
     Stamford Area, CT  -  PERM  -  SCM Talent Group

Manufacturing Group Lead- 3rd shift
     
     Murrysville, Pennsylvania  -  PERM  -  Philips

Technology Strategic Sourcing Manager
     
     Jersey City  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Director of Procurement
     
     Riverwoods  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Strategic Sourcing Manager, Software Services
     
     Jersey City  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Logistics and Warehouse Manager
     
     Kenosha  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Senior Strategic Sourcing Project Manager
     
     Buffalo Grove  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Warehouse Manager, Logistics Manager
     
     Racine  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

S&OP Manager
     
     Charlotte/Davidson Area, NC  -  PERM  -  SCM Talent Group

Category Manager - Indirect (Packaging + Logistics)
     
     Des Plaines  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Distribution & Logistics Analyst
     
     International  -  PERM  -  Michael Page





 
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News & Trends
 

Last update 2 Apr 2020
Output declines at fastest pace since August 2009 amid COVID-19 outbreak
   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...


Transforming the healthcare supply chain

Infor recently collaborated with Healthcare Innovation on a white paper, “Combining interoperability and analytics to improve supply chain efficiency.” In the white paper, results from a Cardinal Health su...


Education
 
15
Apr
2020
Analytics for Supply Management 1: Fundamental Concepts & Techniques (formerly Business Analytics for Procurement)
     Dallas, TX
12
May
2020
Resisting Price Increases and Implementing Cost Improvement Initiatives
     Orlando, FL
13
May
2020
Negotiation Fundamentals: Principled Techniques, Exceptional Outcomes (formerly Principled Negotiations)
     Las Vegas, NV
20
May
2020
Construction Law Contracting
     Chicago, IL
 2 
Jun
2020
Supply Chain Logistics: Inventory Management, Warehousing and Transportation
     Atlanta, GA

Local & Regional Agenda
 


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...

In Pricing, Success Breeds Success

A.T. Kearney's Pricing Full Potential (PFP) Analyzer does the heavy lifting when it comes to pricing. The more market power you have, the more you can still gain from your pricing strategy.In the summer of 2013, A.T. Kea...


International Agenda