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Lamb Weston brings S&OP alive

Weston has been working with the standard S&OP method for the past year. However, the manufacturer of frozen potato products is still in the process of learning and perfecting the approach. As part of that process, the board of directors arranged for the entire European management team to spend an afternoon playing the business game known as The Fresh Connection.

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Canon makes Collaboration Measurable

Intensive collaboration between various disciplines is a vital prerequisite for Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP). But how do you create the right mindset? Canon Europe arranged for 80 of its employees across five different time zones to take part in an in-company version of The Fresh Connection.

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Benefits of the Inchainge Connect education community

Nicolai Rassolov is a recognized professional in the supply chain management field. He has been president of the APICS Montreal organization and has more than 20 years of experience in the sector. We are proud to have him as an experienced lecturer in our educator community. Watch this interview in which he shares his experiences!

McGill University, Canada

Education

UTi Puts Itself in its Customers’ Shoes

Logistics service supplier UTi aims to offer its customers integrated solutions that go beyond merely organising transport. Therefore, it decided to train its entire global sales team in S&OP – a process which logistics service providers would not normally bother with. The training method used: The Fresh Connection

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Online experience with The Fresh Connection

Lecturer Mag. Biljana Roljic shares her experiences in delivering a course online with business simulation game: ‘The Fresh Connection’. Now that learning is taking place at a distance, she holds these debriefings via video call and structures lessons by recording her voice on PowerPoint slides.

University of Vienna, Austria

Education

DuPont takes Employees out of their comfort zone

DuPont runs several training sessions around the world to increase its managers’ awareness of the importance of internal cooperation and leadership. One key component of these five-day sessions is business game The Fresh Connection, which helps the chemical company to combat ‘silo thinking’.

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Still learning after a decade of The Fresh Connection

Lecturer Patrick Willems shares his experiences in delivering a course online with business simulation game: ‘The Fresh Connection’. While usually teaching face-to-face classes, he had to adapt and switch to a digital environment.

University of applied sciences UC Leuven-Limburg, The Netherlands

Education

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