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Maine Pointe In The News

Maine Pointe's Steven Bowen on Forbes Podcast: "Digital Supply Chain, Culture, and Sales & Operations Planning"

 

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Why CEOs Are Still In The Dark About The Supply Chain

Originally published in Chief Executive

Maine Pointe CEO Steve Bowen and GSCI’s Paul Dittmann take on “Why CEOs are still in the dark about the supply chain” in Chief Executive magazine, in an insightful piece  showing a surprising number of top executives don’t have a formal strategy in place for managing supply chain risk. Geopolitical uncertainty and volatile trade relations are adding to the risk profile, making it all the more necessary to have a plan in place. The  article highlights not only the risks, but the solutions – starting with redefining supply chain excellence and identifying best practices.

Topics: Total Value Optimization ceos supply chain optimization Global Supply Chain Institute sustainable growth end to end supply chain integration Maine Pointe supply chain end to end supply chain supply chain collaboration Shareholder Value supply chain risk value creation optionality risk mitigation supply chain strategy global uncertainty CFO supply chain management

Supply Chain Strategies Forge Closer Ties With Shareholder Value

Originally published in Pymnts.com

In a new report from Maine Pointe and the Global Supply Chain Institute, researchers laid out the correlation between the development of a holistic supply chain strategy and an increase in shareholder value. With only 16 percent of businesses reporting that they already have a multi-year supply chain management strategy, according to the Global Supply Chain Institute, this indicates that this area is probably overlooked come time to report on earnings.

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The Inextricable Link Between Shareholder Value and Supply Chain Performance

Originally published in Consulting.us

In a new collaborative research paper from Maine Pointe and the Global Supply Chain Institute, professors J. Paul Dittmann (University of Tennessee) and Dan Pellathy (Grand Valley State University) examine how supply chain excellence can act as a powerful lever for increasing shareholder value.

Topics: Total Value Optimization Board of Directors cost, cash, growth ceos supply chain optimization Global Supply Chain Institute Maine Pointe Shareholder Value cfos

Global Supply Chain Institute Video Features Maine Pointe CEO Steve Bowen

The University of Tennessee Knoxville's Haslam College of Business released a video featuring Maine Pointe CEO Steve Bowen, talking about how integration of the supply chain can be as dynamic as any disruptive digital technology – and that getting that message across is a real game-changer in the industry.

Topics: global supply chain Steven Bowen manufacturing supply chain optimization Global Supply Chain Institute sustainable growth end to end supply chain integration