Building Effective Procurement and Supply Chains Using Data Analysis -Live Webinar with Jim Gitney –
I wanted to let you know that I will be doing a live webinar with Lorman on 11/07/2023 at 1 PM EST. The subject is “Building Effective Procurement and Supply Chains Using Data Analysis”.This entry was posted in Manufacturing and Distribution, Supply Chain Hierarchy of Needs, Supply Chain Optimization, Total Cost of Ownership, on October 21, 2023
In an increasingly interconnected world, efficient supply chain management has become the backbone of successful businesses. Whether you operate in the realm of manufacturing, retail, or services, optimizing your supply chain is paramount to sustaining a competitive edge.
What is Supply Chain Consulting and What do Supply Chain Consultants do?
Supply chains are generally defined as encompassing all value-added activities that create and sustain a product or service through post sale end of life. Optimizing this complexity often requires subject matter experts that the company doesn’t have on staff. This is where Group50 Supply Chain Consultants step in, providing subject matter experts who have invaluable insights and strategies to enhance supply chain performance. In this comprehensive article, we will delve into Group50’s expertise, focusing on five key aspects: supply chain management, cost reduction, strategies to fix broken supply chains, globality and technologies that can transform your business.This entry was posted in Manufacturing and Distribution, Supply Chain Optimization, on September 20, 2023
In the intricate web of modern business, a well-designed supply chain is the linchpin of success. An effective supply chain isn’t merely a series of processes; it’s a strategic framework that optimizes efficiency, reduces costs, and enhances customer satisfaction. Here are the critical elements that contribute to the creation of a seamless and high-performing supply chain. …Read MoreThis entry was posted in Supply Chain Hierarchy of Needs, Supply Chain Optimization, on August 18, 2023
In today’s global marketplace, the efficiency of a company’s supply chain can make all the difference between success and failure. Supply chain consulting has emerged as a vital resource for businesses seeking to streamline their operations, enhance customer satisfaction, and gain a competitive edge. It is critical …Read MoreThis entry was posted in Supply Chain Hierarchy of Needs, Supply Chain Optimization, on August 17, 2023
This entry was posted in Case Studies, Manufacturing and Distribution, Strategy 5.0, Supply Chain Hierarchy of Needs, Supply Chain Optimization, on January 24, 2023
- Identified large growth opportunity in a downward market.
- Market study on how to differentiate in the market through supply chain.
- New business and supply chain strategies.
- Defined strategies for leveraging installed base.
Lean Deployment is the implementation of a prescribed set of Lean Principles throughout a business and the engagement of all stakeholders (employees, vendors, temps, contract workers, 3rd party providers and customers) in that deployment. Lean Principles are a set of guidelines and best practices for optimizing the efficiency and effectiveness of processes in business and manufacturing. …Read MoreThis entry was posted in Continuous Improvement, Strategy 5.0, Supply Chain Optimization, Value stream mapping, on January 16, 2023
Is picking the right manufacturing location purely an objective exercise or is it subjective as well? The answer is yes to both. The objective side clearly affects your P&L, while the subjective side effects the risk to your P&L. In choosing the right manufacturing location it is important to do the analysis with 4 key objectives in mind. They are as follows: …Read MoreThis entry was posted in Manufacturing and Distribution, Mexico, Supply Chain Optimization, Total Cost of Ownership, Weekend Thought, on August 11, 2022
The economy is troubling everyone again. It is unclear how deep the recession is going to be, but it is obvious that demand is declining and many of our clients are continuing to see supply chain issues. I expect to see another lead and lag between demand and supply over the next 8-12 months, so here we go again.
You and your team are probably trying …Read MoreThis entry was posted in Business Hierarchy of Needs®, Business Transformation, Organizational Development, Strategy 5.0, Supply Chain Hierarchy of Needs, Supply Chain Optimization, on August 11, 2022
Supply chains are the heart and arteries that drive a company’s strategic success. From raw materials through the full life cycle of the product or service, lean supply chains have constantly changing requirements and have been significantly challenged with the frequency of massive disruptions. The Supply Chain Hierarchy of Needs™ provides a framework for …Read MoreThis entry was posted in Business Hierarchy of Needs®, Strategy 5.0, Supply Chain Hierarchy of Needs, Supply Chain Optimization, on August 9, 2022
Whether we want to call this a recession or just unfortunate circumstances, I think that we can all agree that business is being disrupted yet again by external factors beyond management’s control. Interest rates are up, sales are down and inflation is above 8%. Amazon, Tesla, Wells Fargo, Coinbase, Salesforce, Meta and Netflix are a few of the more well-known companies announcing layoffs. Financial indicators …Read MoreThis entry was posted in Cost Takeout, Global Initiatives, Strategic Planning 5.0, Supply Chain Optimization, on July 8, 2022
Strategy Realized – The Business Hierarchy of Needs
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- Group50® Consulting in Manufacturing and Distribution
- Group50® Supply Chain Consultants: Empowering Businesses through Expertise
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- 10 Elements of an Effective Supply Chain
- Optimizing Operations: The Role and Benefits of Supply Chain Consulting
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