Achieving Growth in UK-Centric Supply Chains at Marches Centre of Manufacturing & Technology
14 November 2019
A practical workshop delivered in partnership with MAKE UK. The session focused on manufacturers’ supply chain readiness to enable products to be launched faster, to improve business resilience, greater reliability and reduce costs. Supply chain experts from both academia and industry gave insights.
This workshop will utilise the uniquely developed Aston University Supply Chain Readiness Level Tool (SCRL) to help manufacturers to understand:
How to assess the Technology, Manufacturing and Supply Chain Readiness of their businesses.
The concept of Three-Dimensional Concurrent Engineering (3DCE), the associated benefits and trade-offs
How to implement 3DCE and make it an integral part of the new product development process to launch their products faster, more reliably and at lower total costs than their competitors.
Risk management strategies
The workshop will give you an opportunity to hear from the supply chain experts from both academia and industry and you will receive:
Report and Action Plan
Academic change implementation support
Referrals to additional support to help you move the plan forwards