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Is the Automotive Supply Chain Ready for Electric Cars?

Jesse Kelber
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Remember the “paperless office?” Back in the early days of computing for the masses, and particularly after the invention of the public internet, it was all any of the pundits could talk about. They expounded on the wonders of digital this and online that, with the underlying theme being the elimination of physical copies of paperwork. It’s been well over two decades, and I don’t know about you, but my last office had a 30’ run of filing cabinets that certainly weren’t empty. Today, those same pundits are going into great detail about the “disruption” of the automotive industry that electric vehicles (EVs) signal. But is the shift to EVs really going to have that much of an impact? As with so many things, the answer is a resounding “it depends.”

 

The Automotive Supply Chain: A Fundamental Shift is Coming

Let’s Start our examination at the raw materials end

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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
 
28
Oct
2019
Procurecon MRO

The ONLY Event Dedicated to Procurement and Sourcing for the MRO Category   Where Sourcing Innovators Connect and Inspire For too long, MRO has been a fractured category.  Join 150+ practitioners for a collaborative discussion on how to move MRO into the 21st century. ProcureCon MRO will arm pr ...

Westin Buckhead, Atlanta GA  
 
18
Nov
2019
ProcureCon Marketing 2019

The Only Dedicated Marketing Procurement & Sourcing Event In North America.   What Is ProcureCon Marketing? ProcureCon Marketing is the only senior-level event solely dedicated to the unique challenges of the procurement and sourcing of marketing resources. Building upon the successful 17-year h ...

Hyatt Regency Austin, TX  
 
 5 
Dec
2019
Manufacturing Leaders Summit 2019

The Manufacturing Leaders Summit is the premium forum bringing elite buyers and sellers together. As an invitation-only event, taking place behind closed doors, the Summit offers solution providers and manufacturing executives an intimate environment for a focused discussion of key new drivers shaping the manufactur ...

Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, NV  
 
 5 
Dec
2019
Aerospace & Defense Manufacturing & R&D Summit Fall 2019

The Aerospace & Defense Manufacturing & R&D Summit is the premium forum bringing leading manufacturing and engineering executives from global aerospace and defense manufacturers and solution providers together. As an invitation-only event taking place behind closed doors, the Summit offers an intimate en ...

Omni Orlando Resort ChampionsGate, Orlando, FL  
 

Job Opportunities
 
Order Management Specialist
     
     White Plains  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Category Manager - Logistics, Packaging, Services
     
     Glenview  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Integrated Supply Chain - Strategy Lead
     
     Bothell, Washington  -  PERM  -  Philips

Logistics Coordinator
     
     Elizabeth  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Sourcing Manager, Marketing Categories
     
     New Jersey  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Materials Manager
     
     Corsicana, TX  -  PERM  -  SCM Talent Group

Global Category Manager (Indirect)
     
     King of Prussia, PA  -  PERM  -  SCM Talent Group

Technical Manager, Manufacturing (iNeST)
     
     Oregon - Hillsboro  -  PERM  -  Roche

Market Procurement Manager
     
     Nashville, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Philips

Logistics Operations Manager
     
     Manhattan  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Procurement Specialist- Construction & Facilities
     
     New York  -  TEMP  -  Michael Page

Market Procurement Leader
     
     Nashville, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Philips

Logistics Manager
     
     Manhattan  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply Chain Engineer Amazon, North America
     
     Seattle, Washington  -  PERM  -  Philips

Senior Category Manager, Professional Services
     
     Chicago  -  PERM  -  Michael Page





 
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News & Trends
 

Last update 1 Oct 2019
September PMI rises to five-month high as output growth strengthens
   Source: Markit US Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
United States 


Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals

Maximum safety and reliability and reducing the costs for our customers at the same time: we are able to offer the chemical industry an extensive range of chemical logistics services that hardly any other logistics specialist can match. It is our goal to harmonise our services with your specifications in s...


Executives see AI, Cognitive Analytics and Cloud as the Path to Innovation and Speed to Market

According to research, executives are investing in new cloud-based AI and cognitive analytics capabilities that will provide them with end-to-end visibility and traceability across their extended supply networks, star...


Education
 
22
Oct
2019
Fundamentals of Strategic Sourcing
     Nashville, TN
29
Oct
2019
Developing Excellence in Strategic Supply Management and Procurement
     Chicago, IL
 5 
Nov
2019
Contracting: Beyond the Basics
     Atlanta, GA
12
Nov
2019
Category Management: Analyze the Data, Strategize your Plan, Deliver Big Results
     Dallas, TX
 3 
Dec
2019
Analytics for Supply Management 1: Fundamental Concepts & Techniques S&OP WEEK
     Orlando, FL

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Resources
 
FLORIM CERAMICHE SPA: On the road to Industry 4.0: advanced planning & finite capacity scheduling

Florim Ceramiche SpA has been worldly recognised as a leader in ceramics industry for more than 50 years, thanks to its committment to research, innovation and social responsibility. Florim business style can be summa...

Supply & Demand Chain Executive Special Issue

Take a look at this special issue of Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine, all about the Virtual Enterprise and its enabler, the business network. As Dr. Marcell Vollmer, COO of Ariba, says,“Business is no ...


International Agenda