Why this programme?

What is the added value of following the 'Executive Master Class in Supply Chain Management'?

  • Tackle a concrete, strategic challenge within your company as part of an in-company project
  • Demonstrate thorough knowledge and practice-based insights in Supply Chain Management
  • Discuss best practices in Supply Chain with seasoned colleagues from various industries
  • Analyse strategic tools to be used in the competitive landscape
  • Evaluate the current position of your company compared to your future challenges

Examples of projects of the previous editions

  • Structuring the Global Supply Chain – Responsiveness Optimization
  • Sourcing and Distribution Strategy of Department x
  • Improving forecasting and redefining the DC’s and warehouse’s safety stocks level
  • VMI & seasonal business
  • Network Design
  • Assessment, re-design, and implementation of an S&OP process
  • Introduction Commodity Management
  • Improve the logistics cockpit of Department x
  • Reduce the Supply Chain Risk of Asian Trading by defining the TO BE procurement strategy
  • Optimizing warehouse operations through the use of a warehouse management system
  • The S&OP process in a retail environment: Practical case on a winery production site
  • Analysis of the Demand Driven MRP (DDMRP) model
  • Development of a Business Centric Supply Chain Strategy for Refinish EMEA
  • Creation of a Smart Warehouse
  • Scenario planning of a product transfer in the light of the planned closing of a manufacturing site
  • European Supply Chain Optimization
  • Formalising stock management
  • Supply chain strategy blue print: pigments
  • Optimizing purchasing through TCO
  • Supply Chain of B2B platform with drop shipments
  • Improving business working capital to an optimum number by implementing a more scientific approach to stock levels determination

Drive real change in your organisation

A learning experience with real impact on your operations? A management programme tailored to the specific needs of your business? Contact us and discover how we can design and deliver customised programmes for your team that add genuine value to your organisation.

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Meet Us

Info Sessions & Open Days
28 Sep
Info Session Executive Education & MBA
Category: General Info Sessions

05 Oct
Meet our programme advisor online
Category: General Info Sessions

26 Oct
Experience Vlerick Over Lunch
Category: General Info Sessions

Meet our faculty

Ann Vereecke
Prof Ann Vereecke, key faculty member for Executive Master Class in Supply Chain Management

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