CAPS News - 22 March 2023
Don’t miss the Senior Management Roundtable!
Dear CAPS Research Members:
CAPS has assembled a strong roster of speakers for the Senior Leadership Roundtable coming up April 12-14 in Tempe, AZ. Topics will include Data Analytics, X-Shoring of Manufacturing, Cybersecurity in the Supply Chain, and an Economic Outlook for business. Join us in person to learn, debate, and discuss these key topics with your peers and come away with new insights and actions for many of the risks disrupting our supply chains.
Learn more and register today with CAPS
We’ll see you in April in Tempe!
Executive Managing Director
CAPS is excited to expand our benchmarking capability beyond procurement and sourcing to include inventory and freight metrics. Interested in participating in our upcoming Metrics of Logistics Management (MoLM) surveys? [Learn more and sign-up with CAPS]
The ROI of supply management
Supply management returns $5.64 in savings for every $1 “invested” in the function, when calculated using cost reduction only.
[Read more with CAPS]
Key inflation measure registers surprise decrease
Wholesale prices in the US came in well under expectations in February, indicating that inflationary pressure is beginning to ease.
[Read more with BLS]
Japan and Canada are in discussions to collaborate on building a sustainable and resilient supply chain for battery metals.
[Read more with Reuters]
A new Microsoft tool aims to help supply chain managers identify and mitigate potential risks.
[Read more with Supply Chain Dive]
Supply management professionals from member and non-member companies can participate in benchmarking surveys and get metric reports in return.