SUPPLY CHAIN RESOURCE COOPERATIVE

  1. I was interviewed by Forrest Burnson from Software Advice — a company providing SCM software research and reviews — earlier this month on insights related to sustainable supply chains. This is an area that is proving to be a challenge for marketers and supply chain types alike.  Forrest captured my thoughts and a number of other […]

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  2. NC State kicked off classes last week, and as usual our incoming group of MBA students were lined up with projects as part of their entry class into supply chain management, MBA 541.  I have been teaching this class, called Supply Chain Relationships, for the last 15 years at NC State. This class develops major […]

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  3. Direct conversations through on-site engagement with different lines of business is the most direct and effective means of understanding how sourcing processes are occurring today, as well as understanding how the sourcing need evolves and is expressed to suppliers.  The initial approach should be selected based on the greatest likelihood of success, not necessarily the […]

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