Dr. Jason Acimovic to Receive CSCMP’s 2013 Doctoral Dissertation Award

Lombard, Illinois USA, September 4, 2013 – Dr. Jason A. Acimovic, assistant professor of supply chain and information systems, Smeal College of Business at The Pennsylvania State University, will receive the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals’ (CSCMP) 2013 Doctoral Dissertation Award for his research titled Lowering Outbound Shipping Costs in an Online Retail Environment by Making Better Fulfillment and Replenishment […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Gartner Highlights Three Key Foundational Elements for Demand-Driven Retail Success

Analysts to Discuss the Future of Supply Chain at the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference, May 21-23 in Phoenix, Ariz., August 12-13 in Melbourne and September 23-24 Defining the role of supply chain, span of control and metrics maturity are the key enablers to demand-driven retail success, according to a recent survey by Gartner, Inc. The 2012 demand-driven survey was […]

PerformanSC Supply Chain Offers Practitioner Led Support To Improve Supply Chain Performance

New Supply Chain Consultancy targets Public and Private Sector Organizations to Deliver Supply Chain Savings and Benefits DUBLIN, Ireland – May 1 2013 – PerformanSC Supply Chain, a new supply chain consultancy, has launched of a suite of services aimed at helping organizations maximize their supply chain performance. The company brings together a team with significant multinational and functional (strategy, […]

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. […]

Gartner Identifies Top 10 Technology Trends for the Energy and Utilities Sector in 2013

Innovation is Taking Hold of This Once Conservative and Slow-Moving Industry A new report from Gartner, Inc. identifies the top ten technology trends affecting the global energy and utility markets in 2013, as the industry faces significant challenges from ongoing environmental sensitivity, changing policymaker attitudes and consumer expectations. “Searching for successful business models that will address these issues and generate […]