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CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

Supply chains and the power of artificial intelligence

Alexandra Brintrup
IfM

Supply chain analytics isn’t a new concept – in fact the manufacturing sector has long been an enthusiastic adopter of data-driven techniques. So apart from a fancy new name, what’s really new?

A combination of three emerging developments is changing the game:

  1. Computational power, enabling us to do difficult calculations in real time
  2. Powerful new algorithms can automate analysis and decision-making
  3. And, crucially, new and previously untapped sources of data are emerging

We should also remember that ‘supply chain analytics’ is an umbrella term, referring to a multitude of capabilities. There is no single solution that works for every organisation: it depends on the nature of the supply chain, the organisational strategy and priorities, and the information that is available.

And not every capability is appropriate for every organisation – they should not be

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JDA Survey Finds Understanding Consumer Behavior Is the Missing Link in Manufacturers' and Retailers' Path to Omni-channel Success

In today’s highly competitive, omni-channel market, companies are realizing the path to success hinges on their ability to understand consumer behavior. Retailers and manufacturers can unlock significant competitive advantage by leveraging consumer insights to make category decisions and create localized merch  >>


Job Opportunities
 
Supply Planner - Global Company - Specialty Chemicals
     
     Waalwijk  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply Chain Analyses - Global Medical device client
     
     Heerlen  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Buyer Consumer Goods / Sourcing Manager / FMCG / Consumer Goods
     
     Den Bosch  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Logistiek Teamleider Ede (Gelderland)
     
     Ede (Gelderland)  -  PERM  -  Inspired Search

Teamlead Procurement & Warehouse - Unieke marktleider manufacturing industrie
     
     Gouda  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Operations Manager
     
     Arnhem  -  TEMP  -  Michael Page

Manager, Customs, Logistics
     
     Amsterdam  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Procurement Engineer Homecare
     
     Drachten, Friesland  -  PERM  -  Philips

S&OP manager - European market leader
     
     Heerenveen  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Process Improvement Manager
     
     Amsterdam  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Transport Manager - Retail - FMCG
     
     Echt-Susteren  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Consultant
     
     Amsterdam  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Tactical Purchaser - Technical - E&A and combat or Auxiliaries
     
     Vlissingen  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Logistics Excellence - Global brand - Continuous Improvement
     
     Amsterdam  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply Chain Manager - Global Manufacturer
     
     Nijmegen  -  PERM  -  Michael Page





 
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Last update 3 Nov 2020
Manufacturing recovery loses momentum in October
   Source: NEVI Netherlands Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
Netherlands 


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