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CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

Industry 4.0: Obstacles and opportunities

Digital manufacturing. Industry 4.0. You’re probably familiar with these terms, and maybe you’ve even successfully piloted these concepts. But how do you roll out such an initiative more broadly, beyond a specific use case, to ensure you are deploying “operational intelligence” to your entire operation and across factories, and gaining the promised productivity increases?

Many companies start with a predictive maintenance pilot, according to Capgemini’s podcast: “Emerging Trends in Digital Manufacturing with Pascal Brosset.” Improving the reliability of critical assets has an obvious payback, uses proven analytics, and is overseen by a limited, self-contained team: Maintenance. Further, more and more equipment manufacturers provide maintenance services or applications along with the asset itself, which further accelerates

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How to Thrive in a World of Commoditized Logistics

Commoditization. That’s a scary word and it’s an industry trend that many of us working in logistics services have recognized as a growing threat. So it’s both refreshing and comforting to discover in this new EFT white paper, How to Thrive in a World of Commoditized Logistics, that leading shipper  >>


Job Opportunities
 
MATERIALS MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST
     
     Devens - MA  -  PERM  -  Bristol-Myers Squibb

Supply Planner
     
     Beaverton, Oregon  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

IT Strategic Sourcing Specialist
     
     Illinois, Cook County, Chicago  -  PERM  -  Bramwith Consulting

Supply Planner
     
     Jersey City  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Logistics Analyst
     
     Rockaway  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Senior Data Analytics/Sourcing Associate
     
     Tampa - FL  -  PERM  -  Bristol-Myers Squibb

Category Manager - HEOR and R&D Analytics
     
     Princeton - NJ  -  PERM  -  Bristol-Myers Squibb

Senior Demand Planner
     
     Beaverton, Oregon  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

Procurement Engineer
     
     Bothell, Washington  -  PERM  -  Philips

Demand Planner
     
     Buena Park  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Strategic Sourcing Manager - Lab Equipment & Process Analyzers
     
     Florham Park  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Strategic Sourcing Specialist
     
     Philadelphia County, Philadelphia  -  PERM  -  Bramwith Consulting

Master Scheduler
     
     Camarillo  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Indirect Category Manager
     
     Rosemont  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Category Manager of Indirect Purchasing
     
     Skokie  -  PERM  -  Michael Page





 
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Last update 7 Dec 2018
Output expands at joint-weakest rate since September 2017
   Source: Markit US Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
United States 


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Education
 
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The Role of Transportation in Export Businesses
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Resources
 
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How to successfully implement Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP)

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International Agenda