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SCM Portal is an independent portal aimed to bring to you the most relevant and updated information on Demand & Supply Chain Management Evolution in a systemic and organic way.

SCM Portal Conceptual Framework is based on the SCOR Model (TM). In order to let you get the most appropriate information according to your actual role inside Supply Chain Management, to each information has been assigned a specific label to identify its main concentration:

 
 

 



CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply




CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

How Do AI and Big Data Add Value for Manufacturers
Martin Pahulje
Flexis

Artificial intelligence and big data are the peaks of innovation. As technology continues to grow more sophisticated and developed, our reliance on data grows as well. Today, data is one of the most valuable commodities for modern businesses. More and more businesses are going digital, resulting in data production at a greater volume than ever before. To maximize the value of this data, companies must scale up their networks to store, share, and process such data, and it needs to be done efficiently. With the best and most informed understanding of your data, you can set the standard for your business’ success. Using AI and Big Data, you can reduce costs, make better and faster decisions, and meet customer needs with ease. 

For manufacturers in particular, maximizing efficiency and speedy is crucial to optimize operations. Many manufacturers have already in ...  >>

Sharing Supply Chain Data in the Digital Era
Companies can use a digital marketplace to transform supply chain dynamics within their own units.Effectively managing and coordinating supply chains will increasingly require new approaches to data transparency and collaboration. There has been plenty of discussion in the mainstream business press about how digital te  >>

Job Opportunities
 
Inventory Planner
     
     Geneva  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Addetto/a Ufficio Spedizioni - Lugano
     
     Lugano  -  PERM  -  Page Personnel
Buyer - Lugano
     
     Lugano  -  PERM  -  Page Personnel
European Procurement Graduate Programme, 30k, London - Essex

     
     United Kingdom  -  Essex, England  -  PERM  -  1st Executive

Operations Manager

     
     United Kingdom  -  Greater Manchester  -  PERM  -  Cast UK

Procurement Director - Medical Consumables

     
     United Kingdom  -  East Midlands with flexible working arrangements  -  PERM  -  Cast UK

Warehouse Shift Manager

     
     United Kingdom  -  North London  -  PERM  -  Cast UK

Supply Chain & Logistics Analyst - Food service

     
     United Kingdom  -  City of London  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Procurement CAPEX Buyer

     
     United Kingdom  -  Leeds  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Senior Category Manager - Logistics

     
     United Kingdom  -  London  -  PERM  -  Beaumont Select

Transport Shift Manager

     
     United Kingdom  -  North London  -  PERM  -  Cast UK

Senior Logistics Manager

     
     United Kingdom  -  South East England  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Category Manager - Transport/ Fleet

     
     United Kingdom  -  Warwick  -  PERM  -  Procurement People

Indirect Category Manager

     
     United Kingdom  -  Glasgow  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Procurement or Contract Specialists, Up to 43k, remote

     
     United Kingdom  -  Leeds, West Yorkshire  -  PERM  -  1st Executive

 

Supply chain E-learning



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News & Trends
 

Last update 12 Sep 2021
PMI eases to six-month low as supply chain issues constrain output growth
   Source: J.P.Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit



Retail

The retail sector is always on the move. Whether this involves shopping centres, shops in inner city locations or at airports – trends change very quickly and the goods change just as rapidly too. To keep up with these developments, highly complex and process driven supply chains are needed. With our...

Rethinking Global Automotive Production Networks

Rising logistics costs, trade conflicts and the pandemic have left the global automobile manufacturing model exposed. In this special report, Roland Berger examines the best road forward for international automotive p...


Education
 

Resources
 
Erema: Gaining a competitive edge through preferential exports

Erema, an Austrian manufacturer of recycling systems, uses AEB software to accelerate the proper classification of its components, manage supplier’s declarations, and ensure compliance in its exports. Erema ship...

The New Language of Procurement

The language of procurement speaks to an agenda driven by delivering value. Leading procurement organizations are well-versed in areas that resonate with financial officers and the performance narrative. They lead with h...