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Practical Insights (Blog)

Seven Steps to Resolve Endemic Issues in the AA&D Supply Chain

In this brief article based on their recent co-authored AA&D executive discussion document, Chris Brumitt, VP AA&D at Maine Pointe and Steven Melnyk, Prof. Supply Chain Management at MSU, address the unprecedented challenges currently faced by the aviation, aerospace & defense supply chain and offer seven practical steps to overcome them.

Topics: Aviation, Aerospace and Defense Supplier Risk Management Supplier Performance Management Supplier Performance Approach

Five Ways to Optimize your Direct-to-Consumer Channel; 2020 was the Stress Test, Now it's Time to Fix what Failed

Bill Forster EVP Agriculture, Food & Consumer Goods, outlines five practical steps consumer goods & retail executives can take now to optimize direct-to-consumer channels and achieve profitable growth faster than anticipated.

Topics: Supply Chain Optimization retail CPG Supply Chain Resilience post-pandemic world Direct-to-Consumer