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Future of Supply Chain-Strategies for Total Value Creation

Person doing supply chain management and operations

This webinar will outline how a highly functioning supply chain organization can positively impact both a company’s top and bottom lines.  It will lay out the strategic benefits of integrated supply chain management and highlight how the integration and alignment of processes across the supply chain (e.g. sourcing, operations, logistics) can better serve customers and deliver additional value.

In addition, the webinar will introduce key capabilities that best practice supply chains are using to create end-to-end integrated supply chains that optimize total value creation for customers and the supply chain.

About the Presenter

Theodore P. (Ted) Stank is the Harry J. and Vivienne R. Bruce Chair of Excellence in Business in the Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville.  He assumed the Bruce Chair following nearly six years in a variety of administrative positions in the College of Business Administration, including Department Head of Marketing and Logistics, Associate Dean for Academic Programs, and Associate Dean of the Center for Executive Education.  He holds a Ph.D. in Marketing and Distribution from The University of Georgia, an M.A. in Business Administration from Webster University, and a B.S. from the United States Naval Academy.

Dr. Stank’s research focuses on the strategic implications and performance benefits associated with supply chain management best practices.  He is author of over 100 articles in academic and professional journals and has also co-authored four books including 21st Century Logistics: Making Supply Chain Integration a Reality (1999), Handbook of Global Supply Chain Management (2006), Global Supply Chains:  Evaluating Regions of the World on the EPIC Framework (2014), and Game-Changing Trends in Supply Chain Management (2016).  He has received numerous awards for his research and teaching and was named a Logistics Rainmaker by DC Velocity magazine.

About the Author

The Haslam College of Business has been ranked in the top 5 nationally for customized executive education. Our #2 ranked Executive MBA for Global Supply Chain focuses on immediate relevancy for the student and their employer. This one year degree program focuses on five core competencies: Global Business Acumen, Transformational Capabilities, Integrated Business Planning, Integrated Value Chain, and Supply Chain’s Role in Business Performance.