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SCM Portal is an independent portal aimed to bring to you the most relevant and updated information on Demand & Supply Chain Management Evolution in a systemic and organic way.

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3 ways to create value through a digital supply chain network

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For the longest time, procurement and supply management teams have focused on cost-savings and providing accurate supply for their businesses. More specifically, their value was primarily limited to efficiency (the minimization of cost for procurement services) and effectiveness (the maximization of business value). In recent years, there is an increased focus beyond price reduction, with concentration towards contribution to total cost of ownership (TCO), and the management of overall value and demand.

Today, it’s about the value experience: the optimization of procurement relationships, engagement and collaboration for employees, customers and suppliers. In doing so, start to consider ways procurement and supply management teams provide value to the rest of the organization, outside of cost cutting.

In order to understand the value of your process, you need top-level visibility into your supply and procurement processes with advanced data analytics c

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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
Jan
2020
Procurecon Facilities 2019

The Conference for Facilities Innovators   What is ProcureCon Facilities? The sourcing of real estate, facilities, construction and utilities has recently become a major procurement responsibility. Called on to eliminate excessive costs and increase savings, the time is now for facilities practition ...

The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort, FL  
 
 4 
Feb
2020
Future Stores Miami 2020

The Conference for In-Store Innovators Retail. Reimagined. It’s 2019, and the Retail Renaissance is here. For successful retailers, business –as-usual is long gone. But what’s next in 2020 and beyond? Future Stores Miami is the conference where senior level executives in operations, mar ...

JW Marriott Miami, FL  
 
11
Feb
2020
Additive Manufacturing Strategies 2020

The Future of 3D Printing Track One: Medicine and Dentistry Track Two: Metals (New!) This must-attend Summit and Exhibition will be back in February 2020 for its third year, with a new conference track covering metals, as well its established coverage of medical/dental 3DP. As usual, the conference offer ...

Boston, MA  
 
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  
 

Job Opportunities
 
Operations Senior Leader
     
     Manhattan  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Strategic Sourcing Manager - Electronics/ Electrical Components
     
     Vernon Hills  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply Planner
     
     Norfolk Area, VA  -  PERM  -  SCM Talent Group

Sr. Manager, Supply Chain Planning
     
     Atlanta Area, GA  -  PERM  -  SCM Talent Group

Cosmetics Demand Planner
     
     International  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply Chain Manager (Manufacturing)
     
     Piscataway  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Logistics Specialist
     
     Nashville, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Philips

Procurement Specialist
     
     Lombard  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Cosmetics Demand Planning Manager
     
     Santa Monica  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Senior Supply Chain Manager - Personal Health (Lockbourne OH)
     
     Lockbourne, Ohio  -  PERM  -  Philips

Supply Chain Analyst
     
     Manhattan  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Strategic Sourcing Manager - Electronics/ Electrical Components
     
     Vernon Hills  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Field Quality Manager - Remote Opportunity
     
     Boca Raton  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Import/Logistics Specialist
     
     Miami  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Cosmetics Senior Supply Planning Manager
     
     International  -  PERM  -  Michael Page





 
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News & Trends
 

Last update 8 Jan 2020
Manufacturing output continues to recover amid further new order growth
   Source: Markit US Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
United States 


Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals

Even industries driven by the strictest safety and environmental regulations are capable of reducing their costs. Our solutions improve each phase of the chemical logistics supply chain, to increase your supply chain performance, improve predictability and mitigate potential problems before they arise. B...


Digital transformation in the life sciences supply chain show me the data

The life sciences supply chain starts with a miracle Is there a more challenging industry than life sciences? In a recent Forbes interview on why it’s so hard to bring tech into pharma, Vas Narasimhan, Chief Exe...


Education
 
 4 
Feb
2020
Supply Chain Project Management: Fundamentals
     Georgia Tech Savannah Campus
25
Feb
2020
Material Handling 101: Fundamentals, Analysis and Selection
     Georgia Tech Savannah Campus
24
Mar
2020
Engineering the Warehouse
     Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
14
Apr
2020
Supply Chain Project Management: Vendor Selection & Management
     Georgia Tech Savannah Campus
13
May
2020
Tactical Decision Making in Inventory and Supply Chain Management
     Georgia Tech Global Learning Center

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...

The Future of Procurement: Executive Overview

What do you think the future holds for procurement? And do you think your predictions line up with those of your peers?You can find out by downloading this overview of a recent Oxford Economics global survey involving mo...


International Agenda