At CSCMP’s 2016 Annual Conference, a mega-session titled “Supply Chain Innovation: Leading Change for Future Success” featured supply chain experts sharing insights and examples about how to introduce innovative products, services, and process improvements, both in the marketplace and internally within organizations.
Panelists for the discussion, moderated by AWESOME’s Executive Director, Dr. Nancy Nix, included Andrea Atwell, VP, Direct to Consumer Ecommerce, CPD, L’Oréal; Darci Harris, VP, Supply Chain, Mars Chocolate, North America; Natalie Putnam, EVP of Customer Solutions, Verst Group Logistics and Heather Sheehan, former VP and co-Chief Procurement Officer, Danaher Corporation and AWESOME’s Director of Member Engagement and Sponsorships. They are all members of the AWESOME network.
The discussion acknowledged how critical innovation is to achieving business success — and the need for leaders to challenge their organizations by driving innovation. The group also discussed the importance of working with strategic partners to achieve innovation, citing specific examples of achievements that were made possible by collaboration.
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