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Increasing Supply Chain Complexities Threaten Profits

Steve Bowen’s new book “Total Value Optimization” describes the pressure today’s corporate leaders are under to deliver differentiated, lasting performance—fast.

The world is changing rapidly, and Industry 4.0 is driving new business models. Competitors are becoming more numerous, more formidable, and more global, which puts profitability at risk as whole supply chains shift in industries. Steve Bowen’s new book “Total Value Optimization” describes the pressure today’s corporate leaders are under to deliver differentiated, lasting performance—fast.
Topics: Total Value Optimization

Maine Pointe Sponsors UT Global Supply Chain Institute White Paper on Supply Chain Best Practices

Cross-functional collaboration and supply chain integration are challenging business goals that many companies deprioritize because their value is hard to define.

A new study from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Global Supply Chain Institutesponsored by Maine Pointe, finds that not only does internal collaboration create financial worth; benchmark companies are leveraging collaboration outside their organizations to create competitive advantages.

Topics: Total Value Optimization GSCI White Paper

Alfred Baumbusch Appointed EVP Operations, North America

Maine Pointe continues to strengthen its operations consulting team with latest addition who brings more than 25 years' experience 


Topics: Operations Excellence Leadership Team

Maine Pointe Named Among '30 Most Trustworthy Companies of 2017' by The Silicon Review Magazine

(Boston, Mass. September 13, 2017) — Maine Pointe today announced The Silicon Review Magazine has named it among the ‘30 Most Trustworthy Companies of the Year 2017'.

Topics: Total Value Optimization Awards

Maine Pointe Welcomes Mark McTigue, VP Private Equity

Maine Pointe continues to strengthen its Private Equity consulting team with latest addition who brings significant consulting and industry experience. 

(Boston, Mass - August 14, 2017) Maine Pointe is pleased to welcome Mark McTigue to Maine Pointe's Private Equity Team.

Mark has a strong track record for helping C-level and private equity executives improve value and optimize performance across their entire supply chain. He has worked with leading Fortune 1000 and mid-market companies across a variety of industries including; consumer packaged goods, industrial products, chemicals, food and beverage, automotive, oil & gas, financial services, high-tech, hospitality, and logistics. 

Topics: Leadership Team Private Equity Consulting

Mark Montanari is Maine Pointe's New VP Chemicals and Oil & Gas

Maine Pointe continues to strengthen its chemicals and oil & gas consulting team with latest addition who brings decades of industry and consulting experience. 

(Boston, Mass - August 10, 2017) Maine Pointe is pleased to announce the addition of Mark Montanari as VP Chemicals and Oil & Gas. Mark brings decades of experience in the chemicals industry, supply chain consulting, delivery and sales.

Topics: Leadership Team Chemicals Consulting

New Paper Outlines How Combining Data Analytics with Supply Chain and Operations Expertise Can Extract Unique Value for Companies

Maine Pointe shares its perspective and examples of how executives can turn data into dollars and achieve competitive advantage

(Boston, Mass. – June 15, 2017) Maine Pointe, a global operational-implementation consulting firm, launches a new Data Analytics Perspectives Paper, Actionable insights to optimize operations and implement an on-demand supply chain for competitive advantage.

Topics: Data Analytics

Maine Pointe Becomes a Member and Sponsor of the Global Supply Chain Institute

(Boston, Mass. – April 12, 2017) Maine Pointe, a global operational implementation consulting firm, is pleased to announce its membership of the Global Supply Chain Institute (GSCI) and attendance at the Institute’s Spring Supply Chain Forum this week. The GSCI is a knowledge hub that helps companies deliver maximum value through supply chain management. It is industry’s connection point to the researchers and students with the Haslam College of Business’s internationally recognized and top-ranked supply chain program.

Topics: global supply chain events

Maine Pointe Appoints Two New Sales Leaders to its European Team


(Boston, Mass - March 23, 2017) Maine Pointe is pleased to announce the addition of Michael Kirstein, VP Industrial Manufacturing & Services and Michael (Mike) Parsons, VP Food & Beverage, to its sales team in Europe. Michael and Mike are both recognized experts in their field and bring a combined 50+ years of experience to Maine Pointe’s talented team.

Topics: Maine Pointe Europe

David Kleine Appointed Executive Vice President, Industrial Manufacturing & Services of Maine Pointe

Maine Pointe continues to strengthen its team with latest addition who brings over 30 years of consulting, supply chain and operations experience

David Kleine, a senior business professional, has been appointed EVP Industrial Manufacturing & Services at Maine Pointe. David is a sought after, seasoned professional with more than 30 years of consulting, supply chain and operations experience in the manufacturing, technology, aerospace and financial industries. He has established a reputation for driving financial improvements that consistently exceed client expectations.

Topics: Leadership Team