CorpU Blog: Supply Chain Leadership

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Supply Chain Management Review

Making the Case for Custom Supply Chain Executive Education

Under pressure to perform at unprecedented velocities in a tight labor market, more companies are exploring custom executive education options as a way to bring their supply chain leaders up to speed (and keep them there). By Bridget McCrea, Editor · July 13, 2018...

Boston Scientific benefits from its centralized supply chain

By Alan Dorich, Senior Editor at Knighthouse Publishing At the hospital, we want to feel secure that the devices needed to provide us with care will be there. Boston Scientific Corp. focuses on ensuring those items are in the right place at the right time when...

Campbell Soup's Comprehensive Supply Chain Training Program

By Steve Banker Many companies send their employees to leading supply chain conferences. Yet outside the Logistics Service Provider industry, widespread training within a supply chain organization remains rare. But that is what Campbell Soup has done, they have put in...
Making the Case for Custom Supply Chain Executive Education

Making the Case for Custom Supply Chain Executive Education

Under pressure to perform at unprecedented velocities in a tight labor market, more companies are exploring custom executive education options as a way to bring their supply chain leaders up to speed (and keep them there). By Bridget McCrea, Editor · July 13, 2018...

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Campbell Soup's Comprehensive Supply Chain Training Program

By Steve Banker Many companies send their employees to leading supply chain conferences. Yet outside the Logistics Service Provider industry, widespread training within a supply chain organization remains rare. But that is what Campbell Soup has done, they have put in...

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Three Key Factors for Supply Chain Transformation

In our recent webinar, 3 Themes That Will Impact Supply Chain Leaders Now and in the Future, we discussed how optimizing the supply chain promises many benefits. These benefits include reduced costs, improved efficiency, and better relationships with internal and...

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3 Ways to Accelerate Supply Chain Excellence (SlideShare)

Supply chains have never been more critical to business performance However, they have also become increasingly distributed, global and interconnected. This represents an urgent challenge for businesses that need to find leaders who are able to manage complex...

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Are You Forging Your Supply Chain with Forgeries?

Recent headlines about counterfeit goods would alarm any supply chain manager (and for that matter, anyone on the planet). Stories involving tainted supply chains are popping up everywhere from the New York Times and Wall Street Journal to industry-specific...

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3 Ways to Accelerate Supply Chain Excellence (White Paper)

Supply Chains have taken on a renewed strategic importance. Technology has opened a world of procurement, manufacturing, and transportation options requiring advanced levels of decision making from Supply Chain leaders. Companies are beginning to value attributes like...

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Three Ways to Become a Great Supply Chain Leader

The demands and pressures on today’s supply chains are greater than ever.  Ensuring a secure, efficient end-to-end supply chain has become mission-critical across many industries. At the same time there’s a huge gap in available talent, with the demand for...

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Orchestrating an Integrated Supply Chain

This past Easter weekend I witnessed an extraordinary performance at Philadelphia’s Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts: conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin led the Philadelphia Orchestra in Bach’s Passion According to St. Matthew. The piece has only been performed a...

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Supply Chain Costs: Does Your Boss “Get It”?

Transportation costs represent a huge chunk of total supply chain costs. In fact, 60% of every supply chain dollar is spent on transportation. And expenses can increase even in a sluggish economy because of market and regulatory pressures. As a supply chain...

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