Every budget cycle I hear supply chain professionals asked to squeeze more from the already-dry towel laying on their desk. International competition and customer pressures are driving prices down, and shareholders are still expecting the same returns. To say this is a new trend would be a lie, but the brave new world we live in makes it harder for supply chain managers to sandbag and deliver results. They have to think differently about their supply chain.
Here are five supply chain projects in which I've participated that have driven major results for organizations looking to take their supply chain to the next level.Continue Reading →