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01 December 2016
This tool has been designed to help you identify your training needs based on your career development level. DOWNLOAD TOOL HERE
01 December 2016
This document provides a template for you to establish a joint supply chain business plan with your key customers or suppliers. DOWNLOAD TOOL HERE
30 November 2016
After 21 years at the Deutsche Post DHL Group, the CEO of DHL Supply Chain UK and Ireland, Perry Watts, will retire end the end of 2016. Establishing DHL as the UK’s largest logistics provider Perry joined DHL in 1995 and became CEO of DHL Supply Chain UK and Ireland in 2008. He had previously held roles including key account management and MD of non-food and food retail. He was joined the S...
08 November 2016
Target has appointed Shekar Natarajan as senior vice president of network planning and operational design, a newly created role. 15 years of supply chain experience Shekar Natarajan is a seasoned supply chain expert with over 15 years' experience in supply chain innovation and global transformation, having held leadership roles at Walmart, Walt Disney Company, Anheuser Busch and PepsiCo. He j...
25 October 2016
With the skills gap widening each day, equipping your business with the right capabilities and expertise will be key to success in the technologically empowered supply chain. Alex Edge explores five possible routes to success. The world in which our supply chains are operating is changing at a rate never seen before. The use and availability of data is rising exponentially each year and, couple...
25 October 2016
It’s all change in supply chain. With technology moving forward ever faster, it’s a struggle to keep up with developments and innovations. But what if you could stay ahead of the curve? That would be the game-changer. And that's what IGD's Supply Chain Summit 2016 is all about. Focus on technology The first session will look at future technologies in the supply chain, from the development...
21 October 2016
The skills gap within supply is becoming wider, exacerbated by a shortage of individuals for entry level roles. Use this infographic to help you understand the top factors affecting recruitment and skills within the industry. Download infographic as a pdf Download infographic as a pdf
19 October 2016
The results are in: Molson Coors has won the first ever IGD Award for Supply Chain Collaboration. Source: IGD Becoming supplier of the year Molson Coors’ supply chain processes were based around historical ways of working and operations, but with the industry moving forward, the brewer was being left behind. Low customer and internal engagement about Molson Coors’ supply chain capabil...
12 October 2016
Martin Bailie is leaving Lidl UK before the end of the year having been offered a job opportunity outside the discounter. Steps down after 14 years Martin Bailie has been with the discounter for 14 years, joining as a graduate in 2002. In his time with Lidl UK, he progressed from area manager to regional director, before moving to Lidl Ireland to take over the role of chief operating officer ...
04 October 2016
Sainsbury's has appointed Simon Roberts as retail and operations director. He will report to CEO Mike Coupe and be a member of the operating board, and is expected to join Sainsbury's by next July. Roberts will replace Roger Burnley who has left Sainsbury's to take up the role of deputy chief executive and COO of Asda this month. Leadership experience from Boots and M&S Roberts joins with ext...