Listen in as Maine Pointe’s Steven Bowen, explains why traditional supply chains are a thing of the past. Have you got your replacement ready?
Supply Chain Management Review, on Sep 29, 2020 10:42:24 AM
Consultancy US, on Sep 17, 2020 8:10:04 AM
Consultancy US, on Sep 15, 2020 9:16:11 AM
The paper – which examines the concept of “synchronization,” its best practices (including digitalization), and several illustrative case studies – was sponsored by global operations and supply chain consultancy Maine Pointe.
The global pandemic has rocked supply chains and exposed vulnerabilities. As organizations reassess their long-term supply chain strategies, synchronization offers an avenue to unlock more value and turn the supply chain into a competitive weapon, according to the GSCI paper.
Supply Chain Dive, on Sep 14, 2020 10:56:55 AM
Burton White and Stephen Delano, on Jun 3, 2020 10:22:08 AM
Board directors are asking CEOs detailed questions on what they are doing to support recovery, identify opportunities, and mitigate the risk associated with their supply chains.
View the article published in CPGmatters here.
Forbes, on Mar 25, 2020 1:03:48 PM
Originally published in Forbes, March 2020
Sun-Maid is more than just that little red box, it is a 100-year-old company with a big market share. But like most legacy companies, it faced challenges. In this podcast, Maine Pointe’s CEO Steve Bowen interviews Sun-Maid CEO Harry Overly to talk about the evolution of this iconic brand, and how Maine Pointe was able to work with Sun-Maid to re-invigorate the brand, roll out operational and supply chain improvements and grow EBITDA.
Consultancy US, on Mar 17, 2020 2:34:52 PM
Originally published in Consulting US
Global supply chain and operations consultancy Maine Pointe has welcomed Burton White as executive vice president for consumer packaged goods (CPG) and retail.
Rex Clothier, VP CPG, on Jan 24, 2020 9:03:54 AM
Published in the 2019/2020 winter issue of Journal of Supply Chain Management, Logistics and Procurement
Rex Clothier, VP CPG delivers a detailed look at optimizing value through the supply chain, underscoring the importance of looking at the supply chain for improvements to EBITDA, cash release and growth.
Enterprise Risk Magazine, on Nov 4, 2019 12:01:35 PM
Originally published in Enterprise Risk Magazine
This article delves into protectionist trade policies and their impact on global supply chains. The author cites quotes from earlier interview with CEO Steve Bowen, noting that it can be difficult to mitigate the immediate cost impact of these new tariffs, even in a risk-managed, partnership-driven supply organization.
Rex Clothier, VP CPG, on Nov 4, 2019 10:16:54 AM
Originally published in Nov. issue of CPGMatters
According to Rex Clothier, Maine Pointe VP CPG, the closing of non-profitable distribution centers is a real risk for CPG companies to consider. Anyone facing these challenges can take steps to mitigate this growing risk. Read his article here.