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Strategic Issues and Best Practices in Supply Chain Management



If you are looking for solutions to improve your company’s performance, this seminar offers a host of best practices and recent innovations in strategic supply chain management.

Fee

$1,495 + taxes

Length

Two days – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Language
Course given in French
Dates

HEC Montréal
November 9, 2017

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The global phenomenon that is supply chain management is growing in leaps and bounds. Managers with expertise in this field are in great demand. This is hardly surprising, considering that most top corporate performers in recent years owe their success to the strategic re-engineering of their supply chain. In Quebec, knowledge of this fast-growing and fast-changing field is lacking and the related benefits are under-appreciated. If you are looking for solutions to improve your company’s performance, this seminar offers a host of best practices and recent innovations in strategic supply chain management.


Goals

  • Understand strategic issues related to supply chain management and their repercussions on corporate performance.
  • Recognize the conditions for establishing an efficient supply chain and making it a competitive advantage.
  • Increase awareness of best practices in supply chain management.
  • Take advantage of the latest technological and strategic innovations in the field.

Is this for you?

  • Senior executives
  • Leaders

Special features

  • Analysis of your current supply chain management practices and an outline of the benefits of improved design, integration and management of logistics-related operations.
  • Strategic approach that makes market globalization work for you.

"Excellent seminar that delves into market trends, challenges and supply chain complexities. Tremendous source of information that makes us think about how we do business, our processes, our competitors and the impact caused by market globalization."

Roger Cardinal, Director, Client Relations, Progistix-Solutions

Instructor:

Jacques Roy
Jacques Roy
MBA, PhD (Operations Management), HEC Montréal
Professor, HEC Montréal

Best design for supply chain networks

  • Reconfiguration of networks
  • Key issues and trends related to procurement in lower-cost countries
  • Transport options

Innovative logistics-related business models

  • Dell Computers
  • Zara
  • Best ways to adapt them to our marketplace

3PL outsourcing

  • Why and how

Postponement strategies and use of value-added distribution centres

Use of new auto ID technology

  • Electronic tags and RFID
  • Their impact on the supply chain

Strategic issues in supplier relations

  • Sharing of risks and revenues
  • Co-managed inventories
  • E-procurement
  • Partnership or subcontracting

New practices designed to counter the bullwhip effect

Collaborative planning, forecasting and replenishment (CPFR)

  • Concrete samples
  • Case studies
  • Videos

Participants in all of our seminars will receive a certificate of completion from Executive Education HEC Montréal.



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