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Maine Pointe Shows Shareholder Value is Inextricably Linked to Supply Chain Performance in University of Tennessee White Paper

New white paper illustrates how progressive supply chain organizations are increasing shareholder value with Total Value Optimization, uncovering the blind spot CEOs have on how supply chain impacts share price performance

(Boston, Mass - April, 2019) – Global supply chain and operations consulting firm Maine Pointe is featured prominently in a white paper published by the University of Tennessee’s Global Supply Chain Institute (GSCI), titled “Driving shareholder value with your supply chain.” The paper shows the inextricable link between shareholder value and supply chain performance, exploring specific areas where many organizations fall short, and highlighting success factors and an actual case study of how an organization was able to add $600 million of cash flow through supply chain optimization.

Topics: Private Equity Total Value Optimization Board of Directors global supply chain GSCI White Paper cost, cash, growth ceos Global Supply Chain Institute Shareholder Value cfos supply chain risk

Maine Pointe Case Study Featured in University of Tennessee Study Redefining Supply Chain Integration


Paper shows Maine Pointe Total Value Optimization methodology for driving cost out, releasing cash and creating a platform for improved results and sustainable growth 

(Boston, Mass., November 14, 2018) Global supply chain and operations consulting firm Maine Pointe was featured prominently in a newly-released white paper from the Global Supply Chain Institute (GSCI) at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Haslam College of Business. The white paper, "Supply Chain Integration Strategy: Best Practices,"  is the second in GSCI's Supply Chain Strategy Series and redefines end-to-end supply chain integration, applying a more robust and data-driven approach for creating value and sustainable growth centered around Maine Pointe's trademarked Total Value Optimization (TVO) methodology.  

Topics: Total Value Optimization global supply chain Steven Bowen ceos supply chain optimization Global Supply Chain Institute sustainable growth improved EBITDA end to end supply chain integration

Maine Pointe Recognized by Consulting Magazine with 2018 Global Leaders in Consulting Award


Maine Pointe's CEO Steven Bowen cited by leading publication for his excellence in influence 

(Boston, Mass., November 6, 2018) – Global supply chain and operations consulting firm Maine Pointe announced today that its Founder and CEO Steven Bowen has been acknowledged by Consulting Magazine in its 2018 Global Leaders in Consulting Award. Launched last year, the award underscores the global nature of the consulting business and highlights the impact the best leaders in the industry are making worldwide.  

Topics: Total Value Optimization Maine Pointe Europe global supply chain Steven Bowen ceos supply chain optimization consulting magazine

Maine Pointe Becomes Bonfire Partner, Strengthening its Strategic Procurement and Data Analytics TVO Capabilities


Enabling digital transformation across clients' end-to-end supply chain, connecting data and analytics to drive actionable insights and turning data into dollars

(Boston, Mass. – October 30, 2018Global supply chain and operations consulting firm Maine Pointe announced today it has entered into a strategic agreement with Bonfire Interactive Ltd., a leader in strategic sourcing software.   

Topics: Strategic Procurement global supply chain Data Analytics Nathanael Powrie

Maine Pointe Wins Two Major European Engagements as it Builds Global Capabilities in Europe and Beyond


CMO Simon Knowles Takes Broader Role in Expanding Maine Pointe's Pan-European Business

(Boston, Mass. – August 21 , 2018). Global supply chain and operations consulting firm Maine Pointe has won the largest European engagement in the company's history, followed by a further win with a leading global nanotechnology company, marking the firm's growing momentum throughout Europe.

Topics: global supply chain

Maine Pointe Becomes a Member and Sponsor of the Global Supply Chain Institute

(Boston, Mass. – April 12, 2017) Maine Pointe, a global operational implementation consulting firm, is pleased to announce its membership of the Global Supply Chain Institute (GSCI) and attendance at the Institute’s Spring Supply Chain Forum this week. The GSCI is a knowledge hub that helps companies deliver maximum value through supply chain management. It is industry’s connection point to the researchers and students with the Haslam College of Business’s internationally recognized and top-ranked supply chain program.

Topics: global supply chain events