CSCMP to Honor Three Up-and-Coming Supply Chain Professionals with Its Inaugural Emerging Leader Award

Lombard, Illinois USA (August 19, 2013) – The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) announced the selection of Keiko Arai, leadership development program participant at Textron, Florian Schick, consultant at McKinsey & Company, and Amanda Tolhurst, senior manager, internal materials operations at Whirlpool Corporation as the recipients of its new Emerging Leader Award.

Tesla Motors’ Supply Chain VP to Speak at CSCMP Annual Global Conference; Closing Session to Focus on Personal Development

Lombard, Illinois USA (August 12, 2013) -The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) announced that Peter Carlsson, vice president of supply chain for Tesla Motors, will be the featured speaker at the Major Session of its annual global conference on Tuesday, October 22, 2013. Building a Complex Supply Chain from the Ground Up will be the theme of Carlsson’s […]

CSCMP to Host Conference on Supply Chain Resiliency in Taiwan

Lombard, Illinois USA (July 10, 2013)–The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) will hold its 2013 Taiwan conference, Building a Resilient Supply Chain in Uncertain Times, on August 15, 2013 at the Gis NTU Convention Center, Taipei, Taiwan. The event will be followed by facility tours to Jvan-An International Logistics and Tonglit Automobile Logistics/Port of Taipei on August 16, […]

CSCMP Launches Daily Supply Chain News Brief to Keep Members in Touch with Industry Information and Insight

CSCMP Launches Daily Supply Chain News Brief to Keep Members in Touch with Industry Information and Insight  Lombard, Illinois USA (June 27, 2013) – For 50 years, the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) has provided educational, career development, and networking opportunities to its members and to the entire supply chain management profession. Through a partnership with leading digital publisher […]

Penske Presents: U.S. Supply Chain and Logistics Industries’ Growth Slows as “New Normal” Settles In

According to CSCMP’s 24th annual “State of Logistics Report®”, Sponsored by Penske Logistics LOMBARD, Ill., June 19, 2013 – The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) released its 24th annual “State of Logistics Report®,” presented by Penske Logistics, today at a press conference at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. The report reveals that total U.S. business logistics costs […]

Mexico’s Former President to Keynote CSCMP’s Annual Conference in Denver

Lombard, Illinois USA (May 28, 2013)–Felipe Calderón, former president of Mexico, will be the opening general session speaker at the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals’ (CSCMP) 2013 Annual Global Conference, October 20-23 in Denver, Colorado. In his keynote address titled Expansion, Innovation, and Transformation: What It Takes to Lead, President Calderón will share his perspectives on how to ensure that […]

How to Cut Supply Chain Costs without Paying the Price

Today I was at the CSCMP Europe Conference near Amsterdam. The conference is in The Netherlands for the third time out of the nine times it was held. This year’s theme is How to Cut Supply Chain Costs without Paying the Price. With the economic recession still going strong, it is a subject which is top of mind with Supply Chain […]

CSCMP Enhances Customer Experience for Companies and Supply Chain Candidates in Growing Career Center

Lombard, Illinois USA (May 15, 2013) – As one of its key initiatives, the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) has been connecting companies and job candidates for nearly five decades. In 2007, the organization launched its online career center to assist global companies with their supply chain management hiring needs and individuals seeking exclusive career opportunities. CSCMP recently added new […]

CSCMP Releases First Publication in Three-Part Series on Supply Chain Management Talent Development

Lombard, Illinois USA (May 1, 2013) — The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) announced the release of its first book in a series of three that focuses on developing talent within the supply chain management (SCM) profession. Titled Supply Chain Management Talent Development–The Acquire Process, the soft-cover, 36-page publication is available for purchase in the CSCMP Store at http://cscmp.org/products. […]

CSCMP’s Doctoral Dissertation Award Marks 40 Years of Recognizing Excellence in Research

Lombard, Illinois USA (April 29, 2013) — The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) announced that its 2013 Doctoral Dissertation Award marks 40 years of recognizing and rewarding outstanding supply chain-related research conducted by global doctoral students.Since its inception in 1963, one of CSCMP’s key initiatives has been to support and publish meaningful supply chain management research for its members. […]