Bayer MaterialScience finds SherTrack SNAPPS™ to be a powerful lean Six Sigma breakthrough technology

Bayer MaterialScience found by using SherTrack SNAPPS™ they were able to reduce lead times by 50%, improve capacity utilization by 10% and improve cash flow and working capital by as much as 20%.  See a case study of the work presented at the 2008 ISSSP Conference by Bayer MaterialScience.  
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APICS/IBFs annual Best-of-the-Best S&OP conferences London & Chicago

Injecting Risk into the S&OP Process  will be presented at APICS/IBF’s annual Best-of-the-Best S&OP conferences, May 10-11, 2012 in London and June 14-15, 2012 in Chicago by SherTrack’s VP Business Development, Gregory Schlegel, CPIM, CSP, Jonah and Lehigh Professor of Supply Chain Risk Management.

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APICS first-ever Asian Supply Chain Risk Conference

APICS’ First-ever Asian Supply Chain Risk conferences in Seoul Korea and Shanghai China will feature SherTrack’s VP Business Development, Gregory Schlegel CPIM, CSP, Jonah and Lehigh Professor of Supply Chain Risk Management.

As a Subject Matter Expert (SME), Greg will profile trends on NXT GEN S&OP, Supply Chain Risk Management and facilitate a supply chain risk panel discussion.  The conferences are April 2-3, 2012 in Seoul Korea and April 5-6, 2012 in Shanghai China.

Visit APICS web site: http://media.apics.org/sites/Asia2012/index.html

Incorporating Risk Management Into S&OP

SherTrack’s VP Business Development, Gregory L. Schlegel CPIM, CSP, Jonah and Lehigh Professor of Supply Chain Risk Management contributed to Supply Chain Brain’s Video library on Supply Chain Risk Management after speaking on the same subject at IBF’s Supply Chain conference in San Francisco, October 16-18, 2011.

Video link: Incorporating Risk Management Into S&OP RunTime(Min:) 12:56 Gregory L. Schlegel, Adjunct Prof., Supply-Chain Risk Mgmt, Lehigh Univ.
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APICS magazine September/October 2011

Using global supply chain finance to manage uncertainty, complexity and risk is essential to building supply chain excellence.  This critical topic is discussed in a co-authored article ”Making the Most of Your Cash” in APICS magazine, Sept/Oct 2011 by SherTrack’s VP Business Development, Gregory L. Schlegel, CPIM, CSP, Jonah and German partner, Peter Merke, CFPIM, CIRM, CSCP. and President of GSCP—Gesellschaft der Supply Chain Professionals in Germany, (an APICS International Associate).

They followed up the article with An Executive Workshop at the APICS International Conference, in Pittsburgh, PA, October 2011.

Download the APICS magazine article: Making the Most of Your Cash