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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.

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CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

How to Optimise Supply Chain Management with Big Data

We identify four key points when considering how to optimise supply chain management with big data.

At Unipart we understand about identifying data that can be used to create business advantage, but which historically has not been put to use. Within our own business, we built a bespoke Warehouse Management System called UDES (Unipart Digital Enterprise System).

The data UDES collects has enabled us to address lean waste reduction in a digital manner. The lean principle—creating more value for customers with fewer resources—has been a long-term influence at Unipart, and we are now using big data sets captured out of our operations to apply it.

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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 hard value contributions of procurement, can discuss their performance across an array of value drive  >>


Job Opportunities
 
Supply Chain Planner
     
     Cruiserath  -  PERM  -  Bristol-Myers Squibb

Regional Logistics Lead
     
     Dublin  -  PERM  -  Bristol-Myers Squibb

Interim CAPEX Category Manager
     
     Republic of Ireland  -  TEMP  -  Purcon Ltd

Customer Service and Inventory Manager External Manufacturing
     
     Dublin  -  PERM  -  Bristol-Myers Squibb

Market Supply Planner
     
     Dublin  -  PERM  -  Bristol-Myers Squibb

Inventory Controller
     
     Dublin  -  PERM  -  Bristol-Myers Squibb

Logistics Manager
     
     Armagh  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply Chain Manager
     
     Dublin North  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Manufacturing Engineer
     
     Limerick  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Procurement Analyst
     
     Dublin City Centre  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Logistics Director
     
     Dungarvan  -  PERM  -  GlaxoSmithKline

Production Supervisor - Tipperary
     
     Tipperary  -  PERM  -  Morgan McKinley

Buyer
     
     Cork  -  PERM  -  Morgan McKinley

Operations Excellence Director
     
     Dublin  -  PERM  -  Morgan McKinley

Planner
     
     Cork City  -  PERM  -  Morgan McKinley





 
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Last update 1 May 2018
Output growth rebounds, but new orders rise at weaker pace in April
   Source: Investec Manufacturing PMI Ireland  -  IHS Markit
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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...


Blockchain in Logistics

DHL has released a trend report in cooperation with Accenture, a leading global technology consultant, on blockchain technology's potential to transform the logistics industry. Global supply chains are notoriously...


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Resources
 
HOYER: Future-Proofs System for Managing Intermodal Rail, Road, and Sea Transport to Meet High Growth Potential

HOYER is an independent family enterprise that dates back to 1946, and which has become one of the world’s leading bulk-logistics providers, offering comprehensive transport services and complex logistics soluti...

AXIT Study: Cloud Usage supports Digitalization in Logistics

Supply chain management is the biggest driver of this development Cloud computing is being used in logistics more and more. This is the result of a comparative study which was conducted by the Frankenthal-based I...


International Agenda