Due to ever increasing volatility in the global manufacturing environment, companies can no longer rely on a strategy of lowest price, shortest lead time and acceptable quality. Today, high-performing, optimized supply chains are collaborative through their multiple tiers. They quickly identify and mitigate volatility and have the capability to develop, manufacture and distribute new or improved products more rapidly than ever before. U. S. manufacturers now have a roadmap to improving their supply chain performance with MEP's Supply Chain Optimization. Interested in our E-Newsletter? Sign up here!