Manufacturers now have access to a strategic approach, led by the resources from MEP. By following a roadmap with Bold Steps© and actionable Game Plans© manufacturers can increase alignment, visibility, and collaboration resulting in reduced costs, increased quality and delivery, a trained workforce, and compliant processes—ultimately achieving supply chain optimization.
Supply Chain Optimization Program Summary – This is an overview of the benefits to both manufacturers and their communities of partners that may be considering a supply chain improvement plan. It is also appropriate for economic development representatives or other community leaders interested in learning more about Supply Chain Optimization projects. Building stronger manufacturers benefits local and regional economies and equips regions with the know-how to recruit new business, or expand current industry.
The following engagements are downloadable PDFs for your review and use. Please Connect with our MEP Supply Chain experts for more detail on your specific roadmap.
Leadership Overview - This half-day event solidifies the importance of assessing the landscape for Supply Chain Optimization participation. Intended for leaders of manufacturing organizations, it is a brief summary of the benefits and the approach that this program offers.
Executive Engagement – This two-day event is intended to help manufacturers chart the voyage and strategize their supply chain optimization journey.
Partner Engagement – Partners and suppliers are pivotal in navigating the course or carrying out the strategy and planning as mapped by the tier above, or on their own accord.
Risk Management - Avoiding the obstacles within the manufacturing environment takes skill and strategy. This engagement provides an opportunity to devise an overall risk mitigation plan to address these concerns.
Total Cost of Ownership – The importance of calculating total cost for every activity in the supply stream cannot be overlooked. This session helps you sharpen the focus utilizing a comprehensive software tool for determining the true total cost of ownership.