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.
ISM's Inside Supply Management, on Jun 30, 2020 1:02:58 PM
During the recover phase, organizations should take the opportunity to think differently about their assumptions and consider how automation and technology can increase their visibility, Steven Bowen says.
View the ISM Inside Supply Management Weekly 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.
Brendan Murray, Bloomberg Trade and Supply Chain Writer, on Jun 17, 2020 10:11:25 AM
The article references the white paper written by MSU Professor Steven Melnyk and Maine Pointe CMO Simon Knowles, suggesting that companies will need to address the weak links in their supply chains immediately, identify problems and fix them, and invest for future growth. The article also presents Maine Pointe’s “stabilize, recover, rebalance” strategy.
View the Bloomberg article here.
Supply Chain Management Review, on Jun 10, 2020 1:41:51 PM
View the article in Supply Chain Management Review quoting CEO Steve Bowen here.
CFO Dive, on Jun 5, 2020 10:02:40 AM
"The most successful CFOs no longer operate in a vacuum," Maine Pointe's Steven Bowen said. "They work with other c-level executives to go beyond traditional reporting. Supply chain management affects cash flow, growth and, ultimately, shareholder value."
View the article published in CFO Dive here.
Consulting.us, on Jun 5, 2020 9:48:00 AM
“Consulting firms will need to shift their delivery models to accommodate a growing need for remote and digital delivery,” said Simon Knowles, chief marketing officer. “Maine Pointe is on the leading edge of that trend with new methodologies, advanced data, visualization tools, and remote visibility to assist each client as they move through the stabilize-recover-rebalance roadmap.”
View the article published in Consulting US here.
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.
Frank Esposito, on Apr 27, 2020 1:28:28 PM
View the article in Plastics News here.
Maine Pointe's Mark Montanari served on a recent webinar panel hosted by Petrochemicals Update and Reuters News. The panel included executives from BASF Corp. and Saudi Basic Industries Corp (SABIC) discussing the short – long term impact on the North American petrochemical supply chain industry. As the petrochemicals industry moves into recovery mode from COVID-19, Mark said firms will look at who their right #supplychain partners are. "They might create new partners if they think the old ones are too risky," he said. "They'll rethink relations across the value chain."With supply chains coming under greater scrutiny, transforming the supply chain into a tool for creating shareholder value is an art form that extends its scope and transforms it digitally. The presence of a hyperconnected global supply chain – along with unexpected risks like the global pandemic – have pushed the CFO’s office into a much more strategic role.