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Research: Consumer product companies and retailers plan to overhaul their supply chain strategies to better adapt to future disruptions
Capgemini
Capgemini

A new report from the Capgemini Research Institute examining the impact of the past year’s disruption on consumer products and retail (CP&R) supply chains, has found that 66% of organizations say their strategy will change significantly in the next 3 years, as they adapt to the pandemic and embed resiliency into their operations. Just 23% of consumer product organizations and 28% of retailers believe that their supply chain is agile enough to support the organization’s evolving business needs.

COVID-19 was a wakeup call for CP&R companies: 85% of consumer products organizations and 88% of retailers say they faced disruption, while 63% of consumer products organizations and 71% of retailers say it took at least three months for their supply chains to recover from the disruptions. As a result, organizations are realigning their strategies to ...  >>

JDA Survey Finds Understanding Consumer Behavior Is the Missing Link in Manufacturers' and Retailers' Path to Omni-channel Success
In today’s highly competitive, omni-channel market, companies are realizing the path to success hinges on their ability to understand consumer behavior. Retailers and manufacturers can unlock significant competitive advantage by leveraging consumer insights to make category decisions and create localized merch  >>

Job Opportunities
 
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
Global Category Manager (Services)
     
     Chicago  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Supply Chain Specialist - Chemical Company
     
     Houston  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Senior Supply Chain Planner
     
     Lake Forest  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Sr. Supply Chain Planner - Chicago - Medical Industry
     
     Chicago  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Supply Chain Coordinator
     
     New Jersey  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Warehouse Manager
     
     Phoenix  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Inventory Planner
     
     Libertyville  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Strategic Category Manager - Shared Services
     
     Northbrook  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Senior Strategic Sourcing Manager - Shared Services
     
     Lake Forest  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Technology Sourcing Leader - $170K (New York, USA)
     
     New York, USA  -  PERM  -  1st Executive
Sr. Supply Chain Specialist - Industrial Manufacturer - Racine County, WI
     
     Sturtevant  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Senior Supply Chain Planner - Healthcare
     
     Chicago  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
 

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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
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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...

The Method in the Madness Choosing the Best Demand Planning Method

Aligning demand with supply is a critical function for any company.  And it’s one with a lot of moving parts.  The right demand plan must have a balance of inputs from all areas of the company to creat...


Education
 

Local & Regional Agenda
 


Resources
 
Erema: Gaining a competitive edge through preferential exports

Erema, an Austrian manufacturer of recycling systems, uses AEB software to accelerate the proper classification of its components, manage supplier’s declarations, and ensure compliance in its exports. Erema ship...

CPO Rising 2015: The Agility Agenda

This year, Ardent Partners explores a key characteristic that separates best-in-class procurement teams from all others – agility.While the 318 procurement and finance pros who were surveyed continue to focus on sa...


International Agenda