While companies are investing in new supply chain automation initiatives, they are framing much of that around risk management.
Craig Guillot, Writer, Financial Management Magazine, on Feb 16, 2021 11:13:30 AM
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
Supply Chain Dive, on Jul 14, 2020 9:54:42 AM
International Business Times, on Jul 14, 2020 9:36:32 AM
Link to International Business Times article here.
Steven Bowen, Chairman & CEO, Maine Pointe, on Jun 30, 2020 12:29:35 PM
The question should not be how to return to pre-pandemic conditions, but whether those conditions were really serving the company well in the first place. Maine Pointe CEO Steven Bowen publishes his sixth article in Chief Executive Magazine.
Steven Bowen, Chairman & CEO, Maine Pointe, on Jan 23, 2020 9:21:29 AM
Originally published in Chief Executive Magazine
Maine Pointe CEO Steven Bowen says CEOs should embrace digitization to stay competitive, build a new culture of collaboration and deliver true visibility and value across the end-to-end supply chain.
Consultancy US, on Nov 6, 2019 1:20:25 PM
Originally published in Consulting US
This article addresses the digital supply chain, and how companies can differentiate themselves by pursuing value rather than just cost reductions. The editor points out when companies are segmented into silos and there is no alignment between functions, there is often a negative impact on cost and structure.