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Overcoming Supply Chain Complexities

In light of geopolitical and technology change, Steven Bowen, CEO Maine Pointe, and Mike Burnette, Associate Director of the Global Supply Chain Institute, delve into the subject of overcoming supply chain complexities


Topics: Total Value Optimization Supply Chain Transformation GSCI White Paper

Four Ways Advanced Data Analytics is Disrupting the F&B Supply Chain

Bill Forster, EVP Food & Beverage, Maine Pointe outlines how disruptive technologies are presenting the food and beverage industry with an unprecedented opportunity to improve margins, reduce waste and meet changing consumer demand.

The food and beverage market has always been fiercely competitive. Pressures around changing consumer behaviors, ingredient visibility, rising operational costs, production efficiency, and product quality form a complex operating environment for the industry as a whole. The modern supply chain depends on real-time data to operate efficiently. Survival is about complete visibility and having the agility to capitalize on a rapidly changing market. It’s about smart use of new technologies to create a demand-driven end-to-end digital supply chain. Organizations need to embrace innovative technologies that help optimize daily operations and hone profit margins.
Topics: Supply Chain Transformation Digital Supply Chain

Accelerating Time-to-Completion in Aerospace

With over 13,500 airplanes tied up in backlog, Chris Brumitt, VP Aerospace & Defense, and Alfred Baumbusch, EVP Operations, at Maine Pointe, outline how cross-functional supply chain collaboration is the key to unlocking trillions of dollars of revenue held up in production.

Topics: Industrial Manufacturing & Services Aerospace