Loyalist College and Third-Party Logistics Provider (3PL) LeanCor have partnered to offer a one-day workshop February 19 for supply chain and logistics professionals aiming to optimize their supply chain performance.
January 24, 2013 (Newswire) - Loyalist College and Third-Party Logistics Provider (3PL) LeanCor have partnered to offer a one-day workshop February 19 for supply chain and logistics professionals aiming to optimize their supply chain performance.
Loyalist and LeanCor saw a need to help supply chain professionals overcome today's business challenges with high transportation and warehousing costs, quality and service concerns, process and product innovations, pending labor shortages, and other logistics issues.
The Lean Supply Chain - Optimizing Performance workshop can help professionals overcome these issues by providing:
• New knowledge and skills
• Practical strategies to improve the supply chain
• Personal development plan for immediate implementation
• Understanding of how technology can improve performance
• Increased confidence and commitment
This workshop will focus on people, purpose, and process while providing a high level overview of quality, delivery, and costs. Participants will explore the tools lean leaders can use to engage all functions and firms along the fulfillment stream, the key principles of the Lean Supply Chain, and how to calculate and manage total costs. Participants will participate in a highly experiential learning environment during the Lean Supply Challenge simulation.
Registration and Contact Information:
Contact: Brenda Blaind
613-969-1913 ext. 2143
About the Loyalist College Training & Knowledge Centre
Our pledge is "Skills that WORK", so that you, your people and your organization flourish. By flourish, we mean we are acutely aware of ROI and the goal of any investment-bottom line. Our best clients have a specific training need, either for management development or new skills for workers. They need responsiveness that goes beyond simply scheduling courses-to helping manage scheduling and obtain funding.
About LeanCor Supply Chain Group
LeanCor is a trusted supply chain partner that delivers operational improvement and measurable financial results. Unlike other third party logistics providers, LeanCor offers a unique combination of training and education, hands-on consulting, and outsourced logistics services. This integrated portfolio of services help organizations eliminate waste, drive down costs, and instill a problem-solving culture across their supply chain. Customers leverage this transformation to gain improved inventory visibility and logistics control while achieving process improvement and lead time reduction to deliver peak operating performance.