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GSCI synchronization icon  Supply Chain Synchronization

Orchestrating a winning strategy

MSU Supply Chain Paper Thumbnail with outline-3-1       The Future of the Supply Chain

Is today's supply chain model dead? Executive discussion paper

GSCI Thumbnail-109278-edited     Supply Chain Collaboration

End-to-end  supply chain collaboration best practices 

Cover Image Shareholder Value-1      Driving Shareholder Value 

The  link between shareholder value and supply chain performance 

Border GSCI Integrated Supply Chain Thumbnail-365267-edited       Supply Chain Integration Strategy

Redefining the value derived from end-to-end integrated supply chains 

MSU Rail Optimization Thumbnail          The Future of Rail

Creating a win, win, win outcome for all stakeholders

Data-Analytics-Perspectives-cover-621173-edited         Data Analytics 

Actionable insights to optimize operations and implement an on-demand supply chain

PE Perspectives 2020 Thumbnail-2-1          PE Perspectives 

Creating value in an uncertain world

NPIPMN Cover        NPI/PLM 

Accelerating product time-to-market and product lifecycle optimization

SRR PDF Thumbnail. with outlinepng-1          Stabilize-Recover-Rebalance

Accelerated pathway to overcoming supply challenges

S&OP perspectives paper thumbnail          Sales & Operations Planning

Optimizing alignment, synchronization and responsiveness across the demand-driven supply chain

3D Printing Thumbnail                   3D Printing Technology

Five ways 3D printing will impact the global supply chain 

Eprocurement blog thumbnail-1            eProcurement/Data Analytics

Remaining agnostic to technology fueled by advanced eProcurement automation can unlock value and enhance company performance

AA&D Digitization Thumbnail          Aviation, Aerospace & Defense

Digitization of the aerospace and defense supply chain

Tariffs how resilient is your supply chain thumnail-102602-edited         Supply Chain Optimization

Tariffs:  How resilient is your supply chain?

Overcoming Supply Chain Complexities Thumbnail.png        Global Supply Chain

Overcoming supply chain complexities

SK Supply Chain Predictions 2019 Thumbnail-1         Supply Chain

Five trends that could transform your global supply chain in 2019

UK Manufacturing tariffs protectionism brexit thumbnail-271642-edited            UK Manufacturing

Five supply chain optimization initiatives European executives can implement right now

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Accelerating time-to-completion in aerospace

Where have all the freighters gone? Thumbnail-2        Aerospace & Defense

Where have all the freighters gone?

Feeding future demands thumbnail-446425-edited         Data Analytics  

Using data analytics to drive down food waste

Four ways advanced data analytics thumbnail.png        Food & Beverage

Four ways advanced data analytics is disrupting the F&B supply chain

Act now to avoid transportation crisis thumbnail-294657-edited         Logistics/Transportation  

CEOs need to act now to avoid transportation crisis hitting their business hard

UK Productivity Thumbnail-436578-edited         Industrial Manufacturing & Services

Five short-term productivity improvement initiatives for UK manufacturing 

The Packager's Imperative thumbnail-437510-edited        Packaging

The packagers' imperative: how to 'uncommoditize' a commodity

EBN Digital Supply Chain Thumbnail.png         Digital Supply Chain  

You need to change. But how?

Cold Chain Food Thumbnail-315443-edited         Cold Chain Logistics

Part one: food industry

Cold Chain Healthcare Thumbnail-369178-edited         Cold  Chain Logistics

Part two: Healthcare & life sciences

Creating a win-win for the military thumbnail-298174-edited         Aviation, Aerospace & Defense  

Creating a win-win for the military and commercial suppliers

MRO Thumbnail 2019, Aviation, Aerospace & Defense

Maintenance, repair and overhaul

Act now to avoid transportation crisis thumbnail-294657-edited         Logistics/Transportation  

CEOs need to act now to avoid transportation crisis hitting their business hard

SK Insights thumbnail.png           Total Value Optimization

Step-by-step supply chain transformation

Food & Beverage

Opportunities and challenges for the UK Drink Manufacturing and Food Processing industry

Ban on plastics thumbnail-720206-edited        Packaging

How can packaging companies respond to global bans on single-use plastics?

Global Commodities Insight Thumbnail-774956-edited.png        Global Supply Chain

Act now to protect margins in a rising commodity market

Overcoming challenges in an era of rising rates-Thumbnail-091265-edited         Logistics Outlook 

Overcoming challenges in an era of rising rates

S&A Thumbnail.png         Chemicals 

Challenges and opportunities in the Sealants and Adhesives market 

Timing-of-Operating-Improvements.pngPrivate Equity

The timing of operating improvements across the investment lifecycle

Five key factors to creatind a demand-driven supply chain thumbnail-723102-edited         S&OP 

Five key factors to creating a demand-driven supply chain


Capturing value and minimizing threats in a volatile market

M&A Pitfalls Thumbnail.png         Mergers and Acquisitions

5 common M&A pitfalls to avoid 

Conv in C-Suite Transformation for Growth Thumbnail.png           Chemicals 

Conversations in the C-Suite: Transformation for Growth

Restaurant-Margin-Improvement.pngFood & Beverage

Improving margins in your multi-unit restaurants

Construction Q&A Thumbnail.jpg         Industrial Manufacturing & Services

A 2-5% EBITDA improvement opportunity for the US construction industry

From-Farm-to-Home.pngFood & Beverage

From Farm to Home: Shrink reduction across the entire value chain 

Perfect Storm Thumbnail.png         Chemicals 

M&A Outlook: Where perfect storm meets perfect opportunity 

100M-EBITDA-Opportunity.pngOil & Gas

A $100M EBITDA opportunity for oil refiners

Checklist_moving_to_TVO_Thumbnail.jpgTVO™ Procurement

Moving beyond the historic orientation on controlling costs

Gulf Corridor Chemicals-by-RailChemicals

Beating the chemicals-by-rail congestion challenge in the Gulf Corridor

PE Survey 2018 Thumbnail-568154-edited         2018 PE Snapshot Survey Results  

Effectiveness and financial impact derived from the use of operating partners in North America and Europe


Six practical initiatives US Chemicals executives can implement now

 Oil & Gas

How to survive and thrive in an oversupplied market