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How IT can lead supply chain transformation

Alexa Cheater

Outdated software isn’t just a headache to manage. It’s a business blocker. In a moment when unpredictable shifts in the flow of goods to consumers has dominated headlines, supply chains have become a driver of competitive differentiation for companies, with 65 percent believing their supply chain will be a source of differentiation in the next year. But the technological infrastructure that supports supply chains? It remains a weak spot. Many companies say they still rely on spreadsheets for all or part of planning. 

This puts new pressure on companies to drive innovation — or be driven out of business. CIOs, VPs of IT infrastructure, system administrators an

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Advanced supply chain planning in the ceramic industry

In most traditional ceramic production processes, finished product planning has adopted a make-to-stock approach that is determined more by large minimum batch sizes than by well-designed storage policies. To ensure sufficiently large quantities and reduce the impact of setup costs on individual pieces, ceramic prod  >>

Job Opportunities
Production & Supply Planner - 40K
     Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire  -  PERM  -  1st Executive

Temporary Supply Chain Officer - 385 (inside) DV CLEARED
     South West England, England  -  TEMP  -  1st Executive

Quality Coordinator pharma/healthcare
     North West  -  PERM  -  Bis Henderson

Transport Manager
     Staffordshire  -  PERM  -  Cast UK

Logistics Assistant
     Kidderminster  -  PERM  -  Jonathan Lee Recruitment

Production Leader
     Kidderminster  -  PERM  -  Jonathan Lee Recruitment

European Procurement Manager
     Halesowen  -  PERM  -  Jonathan Lee Recruitment

Demand and Supply Chain Planning Manager
     Newport  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply Chain Supervisor
     Southall  -  TEMP  -  Page Personnel

Head of Procurement
     Dagenham  -  TEMP  -  Procurement People

Warehouse Manager - Northampton, Northamptonshire
     Northampton, Northamptonshire  -  PERM  -  Supply Chain People

Warehouse Team Leader
     North West  -  PERM  -  Bis Henderson

Senior Procurement Officer - Environment, Property & Corporate
     England  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Warehouse Manager
     West Midlands  -  PERM  -  Bis Henderson

Logistics Manager - New Distribution Function
     Leeds  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

           Circular Economy     Industry 4.0     Blockchain 

     Internet of Things     Omni Channel 

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News & Trends

Last update 3 Nov 2020
UK manufacturing upturn continues in October despite further loss of growth momentum
   Source: Markit /CIPS UK Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
United Kingdom 

Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals

Maximum safety and reliability and reducing the costs for our customers at the same time: we are able to offer the chemical industry an extensive range of chemical logistics services that hardly any other logistics specialist can match. It is our goal to harmonise our services with your specifications in s...

Supply Chain Visibility in Automotive

The Challenge… The average car has over 30,000 parts. These parts come together from suppliers all over the globe with any given item potentially crossing multiple international borders while being passed betwe...

Supply Chain Strategy and Leadership

Protective Wear Supplies safeguards product availability with Slimstock

Since 1975, Protective Wear Supplies has specialised in personal protective equipment, corporate workwear and cleaning solutions. To stay ahead in the fiercely competitive PPE market, PWS has embarked upon a major sup...

Supply & Demand Chain Executive Special Issue

Take a look at this special issue of Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine, all about the Virtual Enterprise and its enabler, the business network. As Dr. Marcell Vollmer, COO of Ariba, says,“Business is no ...