LLamasoft Delivers Supply Chain Design Sessions at CSCMP Global Conference
September 19th, 2011
Ann Arbor, MI U.S.A. – An estimated 2,900 supply chain professionals from around the globe will gather at CSCMP’s Annual Global Conference, where LLamasoft executives will be sharing their Supply Chain Design expertise.
Volatility, changing demographics, supply risk, and globally integrated supply chains are the new norm in business. In order for companies to compete, they need a system that will enable them to engineer and design supply chains that effectively address these issues.
At CSCMP’s Annual Conference, supply chain professionals can hear about best practices for their industries, learn new methods of optimization, or communicate with their peers. LLamasoft has been a regular contributor’s to CSCMP educational sessions for several years, and will this year be sharing best practice insight on the following topics:
Transportation Route Design: Strategies for Ensuring Service at a Lower Cost – For many organizations, transportation costs comprise the single largest supply chain line item. With thousands of shipments to an array of customers, it’s difficult to identify opportunity amid the noise. This session will cover modeling and analysis approaches used to design cost-effective transportation plans that achieve required service levels
Supply Chain of the Future: Supply Chain Design – Industry leaders across nearly every major vertical achieve “leadership status” by engineering flexible, responsive, and cost effective supply chains. Today, many companies are creating internal supply chain design teams to help them engineer a competitive advantage. This presentation will examine the best practices for designing a winning supply chain strategy
“The CSCMP Annual Global Conference is one of the most important events of the year for supply chain professionals,” said LLamasoft CEO Don Hicks. “We are proud to be part of the thought leadership for this group.”
Vist LLamasoft in the Supply Chain of the Future area – Booth #507
More information on CSCMP or its Annual Global Conference can be obtained from www.cscmp.org.
LLamasoft supply chain design software helps organizations worldwide design and improve their supply chain operations. LLamasoft solutions enable companies across a wide range of industries to model, optimize and simulate their supply chain network, leading to major improvements in cost, service, sustainability and risk mitigation. Headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, LLamasoft is a leader in supply chain excellence and innovation, advancing technology focused on continuous improvement of enterprise supply chains for the world’s largest organizations.