Maine Pointe News

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

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 Named One of Consulting Magazine's Seven Small Jewels to Watch in 2017

(Boston, Mass. – February 23, 2017) Maine Pointe, a global operational implementation consulting firm, has been named as one of Consulting® magazine’s Seven Small Jewels to Watch in 2017. This is in addition to the company being recognized by CIOReview magazine, in December 2016, as one of the Top 20 Procurement Solution Providers.

Each February, Consulting® magazine, the flagship magazine for the consulting profession, shines a light on smaller firms that are shaking up the profession from the bottom up. They are firms breaking new ground in terms of firm management, but they are also breaking new ground in terms of their financial performance.

Topics: Total Value Optimization Awards

Maine Pointe Launches New Online Tool to Help CxOs Assess Supply Chain Maturity and Value Opportunities

Free assessment provides quantification of potential EBITDA improvements

(Boston, Mass – February 9, 2017) Maine Pointe, a global operational implementation consulting firm, has announced the launch of its online TVO Assessment and Value Opportunity Tool for CxOs. The Tool is based on Maine Pointe’s unique Total Value Optimization™ (TVO) approach. This methodology helps optimize value creation potential across the supply chain, specifically in the areas of procurement, logistics and operations, in a step-by-step and measurable way.

Topics: Total Value Optimization

Maine Pointe Recognized as One of the 20 Most Promising Procurement Solution Providers 2016 by CIOReview

(Boston, Mass. December 19, 2016) — Maine Pointe LLC, a global, implementation-focused consulting firm and supply chain transformation leader headquartered in Boston, today announced that it has been recognized as one of the top 20 Procurement Solution Providers of 2016 by CIOReview. Maine Pointe has received this recognition because of its track record for delivering quality services and accelerated, measurable results that consistently exceed clients’ needs, expectations and commitments.

Topics: Strategic Procurement Total Value Optimization Awards