Are you prepared to handle a crisis or catastrophic event today? Do you know your first course of action when a tsunami / hurricane / earthquake hits your facilities? What does your CEO tell the media first?
This one-day session will explore crisis management specific to the manufacturing industry through practical insights, peer-led case studies, and open discussions on best practices in business continuity planning and crisis management. Hear from your peers on business preparedness, resilience, and lessons learned from real-life experiences managing crises and black swan events
A world economic scene characterized by sharp divides in growth and volatile markets. The most pronounced of the economic performance divides is between the U.S.—and just about everywhere else. U.S. activity is hardly booming.
Customer-centricity is on the rise. But are marketers in B2B manufacturing doing what they can to embrace it? MAPI teamed up with the experts at Oracle Marketing Cloud to survey sales and marketing leaders at global MAPI-member manufacturing companies headquartered across North America.
Inventory is often considered the most valuable category of assets on manufacturers’ books. Since it has its downsides—tying up large amounts of cash and sometimes diminishing in value—it is common practice to minimize inventory as much as possible without hurting customer service levels.