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Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University




Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University

The Challenges in Global Supply Chain Management
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To say that 2020 brought record global supply chain challenges would be a gross understatement. With COVID-19, trade wars, weather events, port congestion, and other significant upheavals, many companies saw more disruption in a year than they had seen in decades combined.

These disruptions brought with them supply chain management problems and challenges that didn’t exist before while magnifying others and exposing their weaknesses. Demand and supply planning teams found themselves working to overcome obstacles. Some industries saw the bottom fall out of their order positions, while others that supplied essential items experienced unprecedented growth.

 

Supply Chain Challenges

While many of these challenges were related to disruption alone, others were already on the horizon, highlighting the need to reassess and develop new strategies. Here is a look at some of the most significant supply chain challenge ...  >>

Delivering the Sustainable Development Goals- Seizing the opportunity in global manufacturing
This white paper, developed jointly by PwC, GMIS and UNIDO, sets out the business imperative for manufacturing businesses of achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and why global manufacturing organisations must align their strategy with the SDGs. Of course businesses cannot achieve   >>

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Supply Chain Planner (Amsterdam / English)
     
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Supply Chain Planner Inbound
     
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Supply Chain Coordinator
     
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Supply Chain Manager - International Metal Manufacturing
     
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Inkoper NPR - Marktleider financial services
     
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Consultant Supply Chain Management
     
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Procurement Specialist
     
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Global Procurement Manager - IT & Professional Services
     
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Strategisch Inkoper NPD & Industrialisatie
     
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Team Leader Factory Procurement - MR CT
     
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Product Industrialization Project Manager
     
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Logistic Fulfillment Manager
     
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Maintenance engineer
     
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Market Procurement Manager - International Business
     
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IT Category Sourcing Manager
     
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Last update 12 Nov 2021
Backlogs soar in October despite faster increases in jobs and output
   Source: NEVI Netherlands Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
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