"State-of-the art technologies help Supply Chains to become more effective and efficient."
~ Robert Blackburn. BASF
"Optimization-Based methodologies are increasingly used for deterministic Supply Chain planning and design."
~ Dr. Lazaros Papageorgiou. UCL
"Supply Chain Excellence is about MUCH more than Return on Assets (ROA), growth and inventory."
~ Lora Cecere. Supply Chain Insights
"Supply Chain managers must become ‘complexity masters’ if the goal is to enhance agility at less cost."
~ Dr. Martin Christopher. Cranfield University
"Elemica solves the problem of scalability, maintainability and enables us to extend M2M to more partners."
~ Gene Joswick. SYNGENTA
"Collaboration is really moving from ‘What’s in it for me?’ to ‘What’s in in for WE?’"
~ Adrian Gonzalez. Adelante SCM
"Supply Chain Operating Networks help reduce the amount of non-value adding work."
~ Dr. Bernhard Herzog. Oxea
"We keep hearing people use the mantra of ‘Supply Chains compete against Supply Chains; companies don’t compete against companies’, and that’s essentially true."
~ Art Van Bodegraven. Van Bodegraven Associates
"What’s top of mind to every Supply Chain leader, whether he/she wants to be worried about it or not, is inventory; that’s because it’s the one thing Supply Chain leaders are called to account for."
~ Paul Lord. Gartner
"Collaboration may be the most overused word in Supply Chain, but that doesn’t lessen its value; it doesn’t lessen its import, and it doesn’t lessen the fact that it actually works when deployed appropriately."
~ Barry Blake. SCM World
"Realize value by doing ‘the right things right.’"
~ Ralf Kahre. BASF