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Performance Measurement Starts with a Plan

By William T. Walker, CFPIM, CSCP-F, CLTD-F, CIRM  October 2020 Download PDF Version Here. The raw material warehouse seemed full, and it was taking longer to put away the daily receipts. But raw material inventory normally turned so slowly that it was hard to convince folks that...

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Special K®

By William T. Walker, CFPIM, CSCP-F, CLTD-F, CIRM  August 2020 Download PDF Version Here. For as long as I can remember my breakfast has been a cup of black coffee, a glass of orange juice, a bowl of Special K®, and a slice of toast.  “How boring”, you might...

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Customer Pricing and Delivery Upon Restarting a Business

By William T. Walker, CFPIM, CSCP-F, CLTD-F, CIRM  July 2020 Download PDF Version Here. On a rainy Friday night, we decided to order pizza.  Our choices were curbside pickup or a “Contact Free” Grubhub delivery. Although more expensive, we decided on Grubhub̵...

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Restarting Your Supply Chain Takes a Different Skill Set

By William T. Walker, CFPIM, CSCP-F, CLTD-F, CIRM  June 2020 Download PDF Version Here. The Farmer’s Market restarted…with significant changes.  The restart had a regulatory constraint as it had to be approved by the Governor’s Office.  The restart had...

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Time to Get Operational

By William T. Walker, CFPIM, CSCP-F, CLTD-F, CIRM  April 2020 Download PDF Version Here. Listening to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo give his daily coronavirus briefing makes one appreciate that this governor really understands supply chain operations! Over several briefings he has cl...

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