Areas of Focus
Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. Customer reviews, 1-Click shopping, personalized recommendations, Prime Fulfillment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle Direct Publishing, Kindle, Fire tablets, Fire TV, Amazon Echo, and Alexa are some of the products and services pioneered by Amazon.
For more than 110 years, Americold has been driving the temperature-controlled supply chain industry towards greater innovation and efficiencies.
Founded in 1957, APICS is the premier professional association for supply chain management and the leading provider of research, education and certification programs that elevate operations and supply chain excellence, innovation and resilience. The APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM), APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP), APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) and APICS Supply Chain Operations Reference Professional (SCOR-P) designations set the industry standard. APICS certification programs are used in business, academia and governments worldwide. With over 45,000 members and approximately 300 channel partners, APICS is transforming the way people do business, drive growth and reach global customers.
Some call them chapters, some call them roundtables. We call them WERCouncils. The first WERCouncil was established in 1981 by WERC members who wanted to offer the educational and peer networking opportunities of the Annual Conference more frequently and on a local level. The same still holds true today.
The Atlanta WERCouncil is a dedicated group of warehousing and distribution professionals. Our group meets at least 3-times a year for presentations, facility tours and social events. Our events are open to everyone in warehousing, distribution and logistics for a nominal fee. Members have first access to register for any events.
The Atlanta WERCouncil serves over 100 members in the Atlanta Regional Area.
BLG Logistics, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of the BLG LOGISTICS, a world leader in third-party logistics services. We provide unique value-added solutions to highly technical clients. We utilize our international expertise, innovative technology and developed workforce to bring the best of global logistics right to your doorstep.
Founded in 1963, the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) is the preeminent worldwide professional association dedicated to the advancement and dissemination of research and knowledge on supply chain management. With over 8,500 members representing nearly all industry sectors, government, and academia from 67 countries, CSCMP members are the leading practitioners and authorities in the fields of logistics and supply chain management.
Offered through the No. 1-ranked H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering at Georgia Tech, the Executive Master’s in International Logistics &
Supply Chain Strategy (EMIL-SCS) Program leads to a Master of Science degree in International Logistics. This residence-based program allows you to continue to work full time at your current job while pursuing a Master of Science degree at Georgia Tech’s top-ranked College of Engineering. The EMIL-SCS program is built around five two-week residences across the US, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. EMIL-SCS offers real-world value through courses, live case work, and corporately sponsored supply chain projects at the leading cusp of industry trends, while fostering a network of senior level executives.
At Fortna, we help the world’s biggest brands transform their distribution operations into a competitive advantage. We can help you map the flow of goods, engineer custom distribution operations, select the right equipment, and take your operations to a higher level. By partnering with Fortna our clients are better able to make and keep bold promises to their customers.
The mission of G&D Integrated is to partner with our customers to grow their business by creating industry-leading logistics solutions. We do this by bringing continuous improvement and lean logistics processes to the table to fully optimize logistics networks. Each and every business has its own unique challenges, so we believe in a high level of engagement with our customers to develop a full understanding of their needs.
The Georgia Tech Manufacturing Institute brings together top researchers and thought leaders from the many varied disciplines that shape manufacturing — science, engineering, policy, robotics, and management — to help define and solve some of the greatest challenges facing U.S. industry today (creating quality jobs, ensuring global competitiveness, advancing economic and environmental sustainability).
A professional and social group for alumni, students, faculty, staff, professional education students/alumni, and friends of Georgia Tech with an interest in Supply Chain.
HD Supply is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 500,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations, water infrastructure and residential and non-residential construction sectors.
The Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) is the world's largest professional society dedicated solely to the support of the industrial engineering profession and individuals involved with improving quality and productivity.
INFORMS serves the scientific and professional needs of Analytics Professionals and Operations Researchers including educators, scientists, students, managers, analysts, and consultants. The Institute serves as a focal point for analytics and O.R. professionals, permitting them to communicate with each other and reach out to other professional societies, as well as the varied clientele of the profession's research and practice.
The H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISyE) has achieved national and international prominence through its tradition of unparalleled excellence and leadership in research, education, and service. This distinction is due to ISyE's world-class faculty, top-notch students, outstanding curricula, and extensive research focusing on improving quality of life.
LLamasoft enables organizations around the world to model and optimize their supply chain operations for major improvements in cost, service, sustainability and risk mitigation. Our team of industry-leading supply chain experts and consultants are driven to make supply chain optimization easier, better and faster, so you can make the world a better place. We continue to innovate with an aggressive development roadmap including new solutions for supply chain visibility, planning, and predictive analytics.
Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT” @microsoft) is the leading platform and productivity company for the mobile-first, cloud-first world, and its mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more.
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The Georgia Tech Master of Science in Supply Chain Engineering is a professional graduate degree program created to meet the growing demand for business-savvy engineers who can design and synchronize highly complex global supply chains. The program's intensive 12-month curriculum delivers academic knowledge in analytic methods, supply chain engineering, and enterprise management while building professional practice skills and real-world industry experience, all leading to a respected graduate degree from the #1-ranked Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISyE).
The National Logistics & Distribution Conference is hosted by Georgia Tech's Supply Chain & Logistics Institute and produced by Peach State Integrated Technologies known for providing end-to-end, supply chain and material handling systems consulting, engineering, implementation and integration services to a broad spectrum of supply chain leaders. NLDC is an "invitation only" conference for 100 senior-level executives where peers present and discuss innovations for supply chain and logistics challenges. For general conference information and to submit a request for an invitation, visit the below link.
As part of the Metro Atlanta Chamber, the Supply Chain Leadership Council is focused on creating jobs and marketing the 28 county metro Atlanta region to targeted logistics companies and advanced manufacturers on a national and international basis. The council seeks to position Atlanta as the world's premier center for supply chain management, operations, talent, and innovation and further establish the region as a global gateway of choice. Its mission is to mobilize the business community to maximize the region's competitive supply chain advantages to create quality jobs and promote sustainable growth.
The goal of the TAG Supply Chain & Logistics Society is to bring together industry professionals from logistic functions to share insights and leading practices. Together we will be the catalyst for identifying current and future value driven practices and innovative technology solutions to support the global supply chain. As a result, we will deliver sustainable ideas, new ways of working together, information sharing, and professional growth that will help the community positively improve the flow of goods and services to meet customer's requirements in the 21st century.
On any given day, 2 billion people use Unilever products to look good, feel good and get more out of life – giving us a unique opportunity to build a brighter future.
WERC offers resources that help distribution professionals stay at the leading edge including educational events, performance metrics for benchmarking, practical research, expert insights and peer-to-peer knowledge exchange. WERC members are from companies across the gamut whose focus is on warehousing and distribution.
WestRock Co provides paper and packaging solutions in consumer and corrugated markets. The Company offers corrugated container, paperboard, partitions & protective packaging, containerboard and beverage multipacks.