Voice Of VICS: Interview With Jim Tompkins, CEO Of Tompkins International
By admin In Podcast Posted April 25, 2012 0 Comments
In this episode of the Voice of VICS Dr Steve Brady talks with Jim Tompkins, CEO of Tompkins International, about “Demand Driven Supply Chains.”  Jim discusses not only how to know what the actual demand is, but why it is useful to tie your supply chain to that demand, and how that approach can truly […]
Voice Of VICS: Interview With Ryan Donovan, States Logistics
By admin In Podcast Posted March 14, 2012 0 Comments
In this interview Dr Brady talks with Ryan Donovan of States Logistics.  They talk about the future of the 3PL industry and the benefits of 3PL consolidation.  3PLs are not just for the large manufacturers any more. Download or listen to the file now. http://media.blubrry.com/scit/p/media.blubrry.com/SCIT/p/SCToday.net/files/audio/21_Ryan_Donovan.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download
Voice Of VICS: Notes From The Birth Of CPFR With Marianne Timmons
By admin In Podcast Posted February 21, 2012 0 Comments
Lessons learned from those who were involved with Collaborative Planning Forecasting and Replenishment (CPFR®) from the very beginning.   This episode is with Marianne Timmons – Founder of Supply Chain 2020 As part of this series of articles about the beginnings of the CPFR movement, we’re talking with Marianne Timmons, former VP Supply Chain Strategy […]
SC Today Podcast: Interview With Sheila Barry, CEO Of E3Pak
By admin In Podcast Posted February 20, 2012 0 Comments
We talk with Sheila Barry about her product, the E3Pak, which is set to revolutionize the packaging of “hard goods.” In this podcast, she explains how her product can reduce waste, improve efficiencies, contribute to the bottom line while satisfying customers with your product.  Listen, and visit her website at  http://E3Pak.com Follow Steve on Twitter, […]
Steve Brady And Pete Swan – Peter Swan And Highway Privatization
By admin In Podcast Posted February 4, 2012 0 Comments
We chat with Dr Peter Swan from Penn State University, in Harrisburg. His recent study (with Michael Belzer of Wayne State University) found that increased privatization of highways may increase the traffic on what are perceived to be free roads (of course, they carry costs–just not directly billed.) According to a Penn State press release: […]
Interview With Matt Johnson… Lessons Learned From Those Who Were Involved With Collaborative Planning Forecasting And Replenishment (CPFR®) From The Very Beginning
By admin In Podcast Posted December 19, 2011 0 Comments
In this interview, I talk with Matt Johnson about the earliest days of CPFR­®, and in fact we go back to when it first started, and was known as CFAR.  For those that go back far enough, we remember when CPFR®  was the 9 Step model.  In this interview, Matt reveals how it transformed into the […]
Interview With Andre Martin, Father Of DRP
By admin In Podcast Posted December 3, 2011 0 Comments
In this Voice of VICS I talk with Andre Martin- co-founder Red Prairie Collaborative Flowcasting Group, LLC. He is considered the father of Distribution Resource Planning, or DRP. He talks about the early days, when he was developing the concept of DRP while working at Abbott, and how that has evolved into Flow Casting among […]
Chris Sellers – The Start Of CPFR®
By admin In Podcast Posted December 1, 2011 0 Comments
Technical and political Lessons learned from those who were involved with Collaborative Planning Forecasting and Replenishment (CPFR®) from the very beginning… Chris Sellers – Interim CEO, Mobeam In this installment of interviews about the beginnings of the CPFR movement, we interview Chris Sellers, who is currently the CEO of Mobeam. Previously, as CEO of Agentrics, […]
Steve Brady With Randy Salley, VP For Supply Chain IT At Hewlett-Packard
By admin In Podcast Posted February 18, 2011 0 Comments
In this interview (recorded LAST YEAR in anticipation of the 2010 VICS Achievement awards) I talk with Randy Salley, VP for Supply Chain IT at Hewlett-Packard. Mr Salley shares his thoughts on the value of collaboration. For this interview and more, visit VICS.org Check back–we will be sharing interviews leading up to THIS year’s recognition […]
Interview With Leroy Allen For VICS
By admin In Podcast Posted February 10, 2011 0 Comments
I conducted this interview with Leroy Allen, the VP for Logistics Planning and Forecasting at Lowe’s. This interview was part of the preparation for VICS 13th Annual Collaborative Commerce Achievement Awards. Listen as Leroy shares some of the challenges they face and how Lowe’s faces them in partnership with their trading partners. Download:  Leroy Allen […]
Steve Brady With Alan Day–State Of Flux, Supplier Relationship Management
By admin In Podcast Posted March 2, 2009 0 Comments
In this episode, I talk with Alan Day, the owner and managing director of State of Flux, a company focused on helping companies improve Supply Relationship Management (SRM). We talk about the importance of these relationships, understanding the complexities and nuances in SRM, and some of the ways State of Flux works with businesses. Alan […]
Steve Brady, With Ken Lyon And Jean Baptiste Perrin – Bitlogistics And VisibleLogistics.Com
By admin In Podcast Posted January 24, 2009 0 Comments
I talk with Ken Lyon, Managing Director of Bit Logistics, and with Jean-Baptiste Perrin, responsible for Support and Marketing at BitLogistics. They share with us their approach to delivering what some call “Software as a Service” (SaaS), or software available “On-Demand”. Solutions like this are one facet of the “Cloud Computing” phenomena and they explain […]