So what is supply chain?  Why in the world would anyone want to work in supply chain? As a person that didn’t come from a supply chain background, I always questioned the definition myself.  My everyday job consists of sourcing, buying, dealing with logistics, and expediting.  This seemed to be […]

What is Supply Chain?


Tonight we had Parker Hannifin speak on Category Management.  A great topic with many interesting ideas shared.  Category Management really does drive a successful supply chain.

April PDM


A great turnout on our joint session with APICS, CSCMP, and ISM.  Everyone really enjoyed themselves.  Speakers were: Tim Fischer – Senior Vice President, Supply Chain, Bumble Bee Seafoods Scott Sutherland – CFA Managing Director, Ridgecrest Capital Partners Douglas Hermann – President, ISM Moderator- Joel Sutherland- Managing Director, Suppy Chain […]

March 2016 PDM


What a great turnout tonight!  Jon Silva from Jack in the Box came up to talk about managing supplier performance.  Loads of fun and a lot of great ideas shared on how to manage your supplier relationships and performance.

February 2016 PDM