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Maine Pointe CEO Steven Bowen Receives CEO Today Magazine’s 2021 Management Consulting Award

   

As reported in CEO Today Magazine here

Bowen recognized for his insights into improved supply chain and operations models, and award winning ROI driven delivery model for clients

 

 

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Maine Pointe tops Consulting US’ list of best supply chain consulting firms

  Originally published in Supply Chain 24/7
 

Maine Pointe lands top ranking ahead of larger firms, based on its consistent track record of measurable ROI and focus on digital transformation

 

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Four priorities for achieving renewable energy supply chain goals

  Originally published on Consulting.us
 

Sustainability is rapidly becoming one of the top priorities for supply chain executives globally. Glenn Hoskin, a leader at Maine Pointe, shares four ways how executives can achieve their renewable energy supply chain goals in a cost-effective and competitive manner.

Topics: Total Value Optimization Maine Pointe supply chain Energy

Michigan State, in Association with Maine Pointe, says pandemic has illuminated weaknesses in Aviation, Aerospace & Defense Supply Chain

  Originally published in Winter 20/21 Issue of Aerospace Tech Review
 

Global supply chain and operations consulting firm Maine Pointe, in conjunction with Michigan State University, has released its new white paper, “Is today’s supply base terminally ill? Have you got a back-up plan?” The paper addresses the unprecedented challenges currently being faced by the aviation, aerospace & defense industry, and offers seven practical steps to overcome those challenges.

Topics: Total Value Optimization Maine Pointe supply chain Aviation, Aerospace and Defense

Maine Pointe Featured in "5 supply chain investments for finance leaders to consider in 2021"

  Originally published in Feb. 2021 issue of Financial Management Magazine
 

While companies are investing in new supply chain automation initiatives, they are framing much of that around risk management.

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Maine Pointe Article Featured in National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Leading Edge SmartBrief

5 factors to know for the post-pandemic supply chain

National Association of Manufacturers (NAM): Changing post-pandemic consumer behaviors suggest manufacturers take a hard look at five key factors relating to their supply chains: diversifying the supply base; supply and manufacturing capacity; supply chain resilience; digitization and automation, and risk mitigation. In an article penned for Chief Executive magazine, Maine Pointe Founder and CEO Steven Bowen examines each factor and reviews an instructive case study.

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Revitalizing the Aerospace and Defense Sectors

For the aviation, aerospace and defense industry to continue to innovate, it needs to overcome resistance to change and have a new supply chain strategy going forward.

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Chief Executive: Maine Pointe Article "Post-Pandemic Adjustment: Getting Your Supply Chain Right"

Supply chain transformation. The pandemic highlighted the risks of focusing too sharply on driving down costs, writes Maine Pointe CEO Steve Bowen in Chief Executive, who shares a detailed look at how one multibillion-dollar nylon manufacturer achieved a 15-percent reduction in inventory while enjoying a $15 million improvement in EBITDA.

 

 

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Maine Pointe Article Featured in NACD Directorship Magazine: Rethinking the Supply Chain

In Practice

Rethinking the Supply Chain

November/December 2020 by Steven Bowen

In the post-pandemic rebalancing phase, companies will reevaluate their entire business model—from sourcing to manufacturing to shipping—to be better prepared for the sea change that is taking place. What can the board do?

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END-TO-END SUPPLY CHAIN SYNCHRONIZATION: A strategy for uncertain times

Maine Pointe's CEO Steve Bowen is featured in this comprehensive article in Supply Chain Management Review titled “End-to-end supply chain synchronization: A strategy for uncertain times.”

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