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WHAT: 2-Day, The Fresh Connection-Based Supply Chain Learning Experience WHERE: Pease Tradeport, Portsmouth NH WHEN: Two-day learning program: Friday – Saturday January 24 – 25, 2014 COST: $599 each – Individuals $575 each – Early-registration (prior to 12/15/2013) $549
Advice and Assistance for Manufacturers.
In many industries, demand varies throughout the year in so-called ‘seasonal’ patterns –demand is higher certain times of the year and lower at other times in a repeating and predictable pattern. Seasonality presents a challenge for resource managers.
It’s that time of year again. Time for digging out the snow blower and shovels, time for making resolutions, and time for business planning for 2013. Uncertainties include pending changes in federal tax law.
Two of the largest and most successful companies in the world achieved and maintain their success by mastering the supply chain. Wal-Mart took logistics to new heights, bringing big city, low prices and convenience to rural areas. Apple dominates its chosen markets through innovation but also benefits greatly from a single-minded focus on operational excellence.