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Maine Pointe In The News

Shifting Balance of Power Creates a Need for Supply Chain Optimization

Originally published in Aviation Maintenance Magazine

In a new article published in Aviation Maintenance Magazine, David Kleine and Alfred Baumbusch point out that the biggest challenge to the military may not be foreign aggression, but rather, the threat of an inadequate supply chain that just can't keep up with the MRO needs of existing aircraft. Total Value Optimization and improvements to the end-to-end supply chain delivers tremendous benefits to the warfighter effort, allowing for greater value at the lowest cost to the organization.

Topics: Industrial Manufacturing & Services global supply chain Aerospace Aerospace & Defense military manufacturing

Maine Pointe CEO Steven Bowen Makes Third Appearance on TD Ameritrade Network's "Morning Trade Live" Segment

TD Bowen octMaine Pointe CEO Steven Bowen appeared again on the TDAmeritrade Network's Morning Trade Live show with host Oliver Renick, talking about the impact of tariffs on the global economy and supply chains. In this informative episode, Steve discussed the potential for positive advancement in multiple industries, especially with NAFTA morphing into a new agreement with the USMCA. What's ahead with relation to China however, remains to be seen, and Steve suggested that it is "going to get worse before it gets better." Companies like Boeing and other big industrials will see some impact, although the USMCA will lead to further relationship-building with Europe in terms of trade, which will may lead to the US taking a stronger stance with China.

Topics: global supply chain Tariffs Trade Steven Bowen manufacturing