May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Supply chain optimization on the agenda for
Europe's leading metals executives
Quintiq, a global leader in supply chain planning and optimization (SCP&O), is hosting an event for metals executives at the 5-star resort
L'Albereta Relais & Chateaux in Franciacorta, Erbusco (Brescia) on
May 30, 2013. The Quintiq Metals Executives Meeting will explore metal SCP&O best practices and present attendees with the opportunity to hear from representatives of two leading European metals companies,
Acciaierie Bertoli Safau (ABS) of
and submit questions in advance of the meeting. Topics for discussion at the meeting include:
- Maximizing profitability and strengthening competitive advantage: cross-industry lessons on current and future challenges in supply chain management
- Rapid identification of the consequences of disruptions and unforeseen events in the entire supply chain
- Evaluating the impact of planning decisions on KPIs
- The importance of having full visibility and control of operations
Quintiq is hosting the event as they see this as a critical time for the metals industry. To remain competitive during turbulent times, metallurgical industry players must optimize operational efficiency. Increasing productivity through optimal supply chain efficiency is critical to a company's ability to cope with the impact of constantly changing situations.
"By hosting this meeting we are providing strategic decision makers and supply chain managers with information pertaining to the solutions they need for their supply chain," said Francois Eijgelshoven, vice president of EMEA at Quintiq. "This executive meeting will give the attendees the opportunity to uncover how supply chain planning & optimization solutions can support metals companies in achieving their business goals even in a turbulent market."