Deselect Platform Choice
 
Australia
Belgium
China
France
Germany
Greece
India
Ireland
Italy
Kuwait
Luxembourg
Netherlands
New Zealand
Portugal
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States
Demand & Supply Chain Management Evolution About  |  How to publish  |  Contacts  |  Newsletter
News | Associations | Education | Job | Agenda | Topics | Insight | Resources
  Automotive       Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals       Electrical, Electronics & Home Appliances       Food & Beverage       Retail       ...  


Supply Chain Glossary

This section of the platform is dedicated to Supply Chain Glossary. To start consulting the Glossary, please select one of the letters below.

 

 

 

 

 

Acknowledgment

Special thank to the following Associations, Institutes and Universities granting us their clearance for posting their glossaries

  

        




Last update 2 Feb 2018
January PMI signals strongest manufacturing growth since March 2015
   Source: Markit US Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
United States 

 
           Circular Economy     Industry 4.0     Block Chain 

     Internet of Things     Omni Channel 



News & Trends
 

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...


The sales and operations planning journey: Starting off on the right foot

Last week I attended the IBF Business Planning, Forecasting & S&OP: Best Practices Conference in Orlando, Florida. If you’re involved in your company’s sales & operations planning processes and...


Education
 
21
Mar
2018
Material Handling 101: Fundamentals, Analysis and Selection
     Savannah
27
Mar
2018
Engineering the Warehouse
     Atlanta
 1 
May
2018
Transportation and Distribution Planning
     Atlanta
15
May
2018
Introduction to Plan for Every Part (PFEP) and Inventory Sizing
     Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
16
May
2018
Inventory Planning and Management
     Atlanta

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...

From e-marketplace to e-supply chain: re-conceptualizing the relationship between virtual and physical processes.

In this research in progress paper, we seek to understand how pervasive use of ICT based platform such as electronic marketplaces influences the evolution of novel inter-organizational relationship. We focus on selling a...


International Agenda