Steel inbound supply chain planning

November 28, 2017
2:30PM - 3:00PM CEST

Oversupply in the global steel sector. Increased variability in the supply of raw materials. Stricter environmental regulations. Steelmakers are constantly dealing with complex variables in a market that’s becoming increasingly challenging.

Inbound logistics plays a vital role in withstanding these challenges. It can make or break the effectiveness of your organization, as well as its ability to reach yearly business goals. Therefore, optimizing the planning of your inbound supply chain requires a platform approach.

On November 28, Quintiq senior consultant Reinier Zuurmond will demonstrate how a single platform can connect all internal processes and bring transparency to your supply chain. You will have the opportunity to learn how connecting your business departments through a shared platform can help you to:

  • Minimize required working capital
  • Decrease operational costs
  • Maximize delivery performance in both quality and quantity

This webinar is the first of our two-part series on steel inbound supply chain planning, which will provides an accessible introduction to the value of inbound logistics planning in the steel industry.

About the presenter
Reinier Zuurmond, Senior Consultant (BUMET), Quintiq

Reinier Zuurmond knows what is needed to bring real improvement to your business processes. He has worked multiple years in process and planning improvements in the shipbuilding industry. Reinier has been a consultant for Quintiq in the metals industry since 2013. He holds a master's degree in naval architecture and marine technology from Delft University of Technology.