Supply Chain

Jul 18, 2018

Are Reverse Auctions a Threat to Good Supplier Relationships?

Spend Matters story – “Are Reverse Auctions a Threat to Good Supplier Relationships?” – cites a 2002 study done by the NC State Supply Chain Resource Cooperative regarding reverse auctions. Read more.

Jul 5, 2018  |  Industry

NC State Named Company of the Year by Supply Chain Management Association

The Triangle chapter of the American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS) recognizes campus-wide supply chain-related engagement by students and faculty .

Jun 11, 2018

SCRC Director Robert Handfield is Cited in CPO Rising Conference Report

In his blog post, “Thinking Globally, Acting Locally: ISM Refocuses it Global Approach,” writer Matthew York summarizes a discussion of topics from the Institute of Supply Management’s recent conference. In a section on the impact of digitization in the supply […]

May 30, 2018  |  Industry

Women Climbing Supply-Chain Ranks Find a Growing Salary Gap

Women now account for about 40% of the school’s MBA candidates focused on supply-chain, up from about 35% in past years – Robert Handfield, professor and executive director, Supply Chain Resource Cooperative

May 14, 2018  |  Students

Megan Coates: Facing New Challenges with Lessons Learned from Poole

Megan Coates, from Kenly, N.C., presented the NC State Poole College of Management’s student address at the college’s Spring Commencement Ceremony held Saturday, May 12.

Apr 18, 2018  |  Faculty and Staff

Donavon Favre: 13 Years of Raising the Pack.

My fondest moments have been converting a student to supply chain in the large lecture hall, teaching them in their senior level classes, helping them get a job in supply chain and then watching them come back to recruit more Wolfpack. I have felt truly lucky to be part of the Pack.

Mar 27, 2018

Economic Power of Bio-Economy Underlined with Creation of 4.2m Jobs

Bio-Based World News posted a story based on results in the report, “Indicators of the U.S. Biobased Economy,” released recently by the Supply Chain Resource Cooperative in the NC State Poole College of Management. Read Bio-Based News’ story here. Read […]

Mar 20, 2018

New USDA Report Provides Trend Data Analysis about the U.S. Biobased Economy

New report by Poole College Supply Chain Resource Collaborative, East Carolina University shows biobased economy impact, provides dashboard for data.

Feb 15, 2018  |  Faculty and Staff

Professor Robert Handfield: Curiosity Drives His Quest for Knowledge; the SCRC Reflects His Commitment to Teaching

Seeing the importance of integrating suppliers, procurement, logistics, order fulfillment and customers has led Prof. Handfield to a lifetime pursuit of teaching and research interests.

Jan 11, 2018

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 […]