Just a quick post today to let you know we will be hosting a free webinar called, “An Introduction to Supply Chain Response Management – Driving Supply Chain Performance Through Responsiveness to Unexpected Events.” The session will be presented by Trevor Miles, director of thought leadership, Kinaxis, and Kerry Zuber, director, solutions consulting, Kinaxis. The webinar takes place on Wednesday, August 3 from 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. EDT. Here’s the abstract: In a perfect world, you could plan against a forecast and sleep soundly at night, but the reality is that disruptions are constant and unpredictable. This webinar will provide an introduction to response management. Join us and learn how large organizations are developing a corporate competency in coping with unexpected, but ever-occurring events such as receiving customer orders inside of lead time, part shortages, or forecast changes. Registration is free. Click here to sign up for the event.
North American Arctic supply chain operations: How food is delivered
Supply chain planning is extremely important for North American Arctic communities. Various factors such as the climate, environment, geography and year-long socioeconomic needs of the residents play a big role in delivering goods and services, and the extremes experienced here can help us imagine resourceful ways to operate through supply chain planning and operations challenges. With limited time and conditions, supplying the required goods and services for daily life in the North American...