A New Partnership for VF Corp and NC State
VF Corp. and NC State University on Thursday announced a new partnership that they called long-term and strategic, the Greensboro News and Record reported. They provide details of the partnership in their story here. The announcement was also reported by […]
Textile World Reports on New VF-NC State Partnership
The NC State College of Textiles and VF have a long-standing relationship. Under this new multi-year agreement, the partnership is further strengthened by NC State’s Poole College of Management, which brings particular expertise in business analytics and supply chain management. The new […]
VF Corporation and NC State Announce Strategic, Multiyear Partnership
The partnership will create new opportunities for students and boost research on textiles and apparel.
4 Supply Chain Predictions for 2018
Robert Handfield, executive director of the Supply Chain Resource Cooperative and Bank of America University Distinguished Professor at the NC State Poole College of Management, comments on the expanding capabilities of machine learning in 2018, and how “AI will be […]
SCRC Data among Sources in WSJ ‘Management Top 250’ Ranking of Companies
Two of the 37 data inputs used in the Wall Street Journal’s inaugural “Management Top 250” ranking of companies, published recently and based on the Drucker Institute’s View of Corporate Performance, includes data based on processes developed by NC State […]
Despite ‘Talent Gap,’ Many See Positive Outlook for Women in Supply Chain
Poole College supply chain curriculum's think and do focus is increasing awareness, interest of this career path among women students.
CVS Made a $69 Billion Bet It Can Become the First Place You Go When You’re Sick
The $69 billion deal creates a new type of company that includes a health insurer, a retail pharmacy, and a company that negotiates prescription drug prices with drugmakers called a pharmacy benefits manager, according to this Business Insider news story. […]
IBM Case Study Webinar: How AI Can Revolutionize Your Supply Chain NOW
Robert Handfield, Bank of America Distinguished Professor of Supply Chain Management at Poole College, summarizes IBM Case Study about impact of AI on supply chain decision-making.
NC State Alumni Association Honors Global Supply Chain Exec Ken Torok
Poole College alumnus Kenneth Torok ('75) shares depth of industry, global business insight as a frequent guest speaker at Poole College.
Excess and Obsolete Inventory: You’re All Responsible for It
Executives discuss challenges in managing an overlooked asset: excess and obsolete inventory.