Who should attend
Students from all educational backgrounds welcome.
About the course
The interconnections between procurement, operations and transportation will be explored in this course. Participants will discuss how to balance the pressures for large order sizes to achieve low unit costs with the competing pressures to keep order sizes low to minimize warehouse space and inventory obsolescence. The options of few centralized warehouses versus multiple distributed warehouses will be addressed. Among the topics covered are forecasting, uncertainty, safety stocks and customer service requirements. Computer systems, such as DRP, WMS and TMS, will also be presented.
Jean holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration and professional designations in Supply Chain Management, Logistics and Management. She is an enthusiastic and dynamic professional with over 35 years of experience in operations and supply chain management. Her professional background is qu...
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Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.