Monthly Archives: September 2009

Seegrid Corp. Among Technology Standouts Highlighted During G-20 Summit in Pittsburgh

Seegrid Corporation (www.seegrid.com), a robotics company that provides distribution centers and manufacturing facilities with a better way to run their operations, today announced that the company is showcasing its industrial mobile robotics technology to members of the global media during … Continue reading

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16th Annual Survey of Third-Party Logistics Provider CEOs Released at CSCMP09

Today, key findings from the “2009 3PL Provider CEO Perspective” survey are being presented at the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Annual Global Conference by survey author, Dr. Robert Lieb, Professor of Supply Chain Management at Northeastern University, and … Continue reading

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7-Eleven Appoints New Logistics VP

From csdecisions.com: “7-Eleven Inc. has appointed Bill Merrigan to serve as the vice president of logistics for its 6,200-store chain in the U.S. and Canada. Merrigan, who was most recently vice president of Global Supply Chain for International Paper in … Continue reading

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ICON-SCM Named Finalist for Supply Chain Innovation Award

ICON-SCM, a global leader in supply chain planning and collaboration software, today announced that its supply chain planning solution has been named as a finalist for the 2009 Supply Chain Innovation Award by the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals … Continue reading

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Oco’s CEO and Welch’s to Lead Sessions on Business Analytics for Transport at CSCMP Supply Chain Conference

Oco, Inc., a leading Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider of business analytics solutions, announced today that its president and CEO, William (Bill) Copacino, will be a featured speaker at the annual Global Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) conference to be … Continue reading

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The CSCMP 2009 Annual Conference is Fast Approaching!

CSCMP’s Annual Global Conference (Chicago, Sept. 20th-23rd) always offers supply chain management practitioners more professional education and personal growth opportunities than any other supply chain conference. It is the best opportunity to learn from global experts and network with thousands … Continue reading

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Electronic Components Buyer Tip #2: Speed of Supplier Selection

In a perfect world, component buyers would never have a shortage, forecasts would be accurate and authorized channels would always have stock. Sadly, we live in the real world where markets are volatile and manufacturers face recurring shortages. Longer supply … Continue reading

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