Supply Chain

Apr 18, 2018

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  |  Industry

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 […]

Jan 11, 2018

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 […]

Jan 11, 2018

VF Corporation and NC State Announce Strategic, Multiyear Partnership

The partnership will create new opportunities for students and boost research on textiles and apparel.

Jan 10, 2018  |  Poole in the News

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 […]

Dec 16, 2017

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 […]

Dec 13, 2017

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.