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DOT launches national University Transportation Centers Program

Monday, February 27, 2023 · SCMR Staff
The intent is to improve the mobility of people and goods across the country.

New research identifies best supply chain management practices

Friday, April 29, 2022 · SCMR Staff
Researchers at the University of Tennessee say operational and process skills along with relationship and communication skills figure prominently in supply chain performance.

Yemisi Bolumole is first recipient of Ryder Endowed Professorship in Supply Chain Management

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 · SCMR Staff
Endowment was made possible by Ryder and a matching gift from the Haslam family.

Introducing the Dr. Mary C. Holcomb Scholarship Endowment

Friday, February 19, 2021 · SCMR Staff
University of Tennessee, Knoxville launches scholarship endowment to honor Mary Holcomb

In Memoriam: Mary Holcomb

Friday, February 19, 2021 · SCMR Staff
Holcomb was a long-time contributor to Logistics Management and Supply Chain Management Review

A Better Way To Outsource

Monday, November 9, 2020 · Kate Vitasek
Most outsourcing relationships are highly transactional rather than highly collaborative and win-win. The Vested business methodology, used by more than 50 organizations, builds a bridge from the former to the latter. Here’s how the business model evolved and how it is…

End-to-End Supply Chain Synchronization: A strategy for uncertain times

Monday, November 9, 2020 · Daniel A. Pellathy, Michael Burnette and Theodore (Ted) Stank
Synchronization can manage shocks, recover stability and set the stage for future gains.

Is Your Current Supply Chain Culture Capable of Delivering in 2025?

Friday, August 7, 2020 · SCMR Staff
High Performance Organizations (HPOs): New to World Best Practices — Thriving on Speed and Supply Chain Lean Innovation

High Performance Organizations: Embracing generational differences and virtual networks will be key

Friday, August 7, 2020 · Mike Burnette and Mike Policastro
Leading supply chain organizations leverage workforce diversity, and specifically generational diversity, to deliver high performance organization (HPO) results

Redefining the value from End-to-End Integration

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 · Steven Bowen and Mike Burnette
Lack of supply chain integration can be seen in misguided capacity plans, poorly calibrated production schedules, a cost imbalance for a given supplier, who may even end up out of business, buildup of excess inventory, inefficient use of logistics resources, poor customer…

UT Study Seeks to Redefine Supply Chain Integration

Friday, November 30, 2018 · SCMR Staff
Integrating a supply chain under one executive can drive value but may come with its own challenges, posits a new white paper by the Global Supply Chain Institute at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Haslam College of Business. According to its authors, solutions…

Mary Long to Lead UT’s Global Supply Chain Forum

Thursday, September 27, 2018 · SCMR Staff
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Haslam College of Business has appointed Mary Long as the new managing director of the Global Supply Chain Institute's Supply Chain Forum.

Best Practices for Supply Chain Transparency Championed by UT

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 · Patrick Burnson
SCMR was recently reminded about new study from the University of Tennessee's Global Supply Chain Institute that outlines six key factors to leveraging transparency in supply chains for financial profit.

Recruiting the Best Supply Chain Talent

Monday, July 25, 2016 · Dianne Marshall
Grade point average and leadership aren't the only benchmarks for successful undergraduate hires. The best companies spend years getting to know candidates.

New Study Examines Key Shortfalls in the Management of 3PLs

Friday, February 26, 2016 · Patrick Burnson
More than 80 percent of domestic Fortune 500 companies outsource their logistics operations and most expect to use third party logistics (3PL) providers more in the coming years, according to the University of Tennessee (UT) study sponsored by Kenco.



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