When it comes to securing supply-chain talent, the needs of global companies are changing dramatically. Experts discuss the capabilities and training that tomorrow's professionals will have to possess, in order to meet new challenges driven by increasing complexity, heightened customer demands and...
While sustainable transportation is top of mind for many retailers, they also are concerned about site selection, visibility, omnichannel, reverse logistics, risk, cloud services and hiring the disabled. A SupplyChainBrain In The Know video presentation. [Run Time (Min.): 11:12]
Leaders in logistics, transportation management and academia discuss the capacity crunch that vehicle OEMs feel as manufacturing and sales sometimes threaten to outpace the ability to get product to market efficiently or on time. [Run Time (Min.): 14:30]
A discussion around the imperative to have JIT delivery in the beverage industry, and maximizing use of trucks rather than solely for direct-to-store deliveries. [Run Time (Min.): 17:48]
Conversations with retail industry thought leaders about how they're adjusting to the age of the omnichannel, and providing consumers with multiple options for ordering, picking up and receiving deliveries in a timely, efficient fashion. A SupplyChainBrain "In the Know" presentation. [Run...
Experts explain the challenges, strategies and solutions that must be addressed in order to achieve accurate and dynamic planning and forecasting in today's global supply chains. A SupplyChainBrain "In the Know" presentation. [Run Time (Min.): 11:46]
Mourad Tamoud, senior vice president of global supply chain operations with Schneider Electric, talks about the company's efforts to align its operations with the changing needs of customers around the world. [Run Time (Min.): 10:44]
Berry Plastics Corp. faced the challenge of integrating the planning function throughout multiple disciplines, customers and suppliers. Christine Barnhart, manager of supply planning, explains how it was done. [Run Time (Min.): 9:31]
Businesses often overlook the importance of good communication, both within the organization and externally. Dave Dallas, chief marketing officer of Sunteck Transport, explains why executives need to pay attention to the discipline. [Run Time (Min.): 9:48]
Experts discuss the cutting-edge innovations that are transforming multiple aspects of the global supply chain, affecting both planning and execution. A SupplyChainBrain "In the Know" presentation. [Run Time (Min.): 12:10]
Mike Yezzi, vice president of business development with ScottTech, explains the purpose of GS1 128, a new standard and barcode for managing and tracking product throughout the supply chain, with a particular application to food and beverage. [Run Time (Min.): 4:21]
More than 30 years ago, Dick Ling came up with the concept of sales and operations planning (S&OP). It has thrived ever since. Here, he talks about the genesis of the idea, how S&OP has developed over the years, and how it might evolve in future. [Run Time (Min.): 11:35]
Industry veteran Carol Ptak talks about her journey in promoting the concept of demand-driven supply chains, why companies have failed to achieve them in the past, and why they might finally be positioned to succeed now. [Run Time (Min.): 9:53]
Discrete manufacturing is undergoing a difficult time. In this SupplyChainBrain In The Know video presentation, several experts discuss some technologies helping industry weather these rough patches. [Run Time (Min.): 15:33]
No one thinks 3D printing will replace high-volume, discrete manufacturing, but experts are convinced that it will revolutionize aspects of it. A SupplyChainBrain In The Know video presentation. [Run Time (Min.): 13:48]