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In our section Operations Practices - Insights from Science, we offer relevant case studies.
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04 Jun 2018

Supporting the Operational Planning of Spare Parts at ASML

Concise summary of this Operations Practice ASML continuously develops new systems and upgrades for existing systems, which lead to modified and...

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08 Feb 2016

Managing intermodal hinterland networks

Concise summary of this Operations PracticeThe hinterland is the inland region in connection with a port. Compared with the full distance traveled by...

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10 Feb 2015

Process Harmonization for Business Performance

Concise summary of this best practiceLarge companies with multiple locations face the problem “to what extent tostandardize processes” and “how much...

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12 May 2014

Influencing Total Costs of Ownership in the tendering phase

Concise summary of this best practice Purchasing decisions of capital-intensive goods have a long-lasting impact on the company’s profitability. As a...

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About ESCF

The European Supply Chain Forum (ESCF) is the premier Operations and Supply Chain Competence Center in Europe. We connect internationally ambitious companies with a focus on long-term partnerships. The ESCF offers an excellent opportunity to share problems and solutions in the area of Operations and Supply Chain Management. Members are able to share their thoughts with and learn from other multinational companies. We provide a global, interactive platform and facilitate joint projects and research. ESCF excels in SCM talent development and life-long learning.

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  • Process industry (chemical and other)
  • Pharmaceutical industry / Health Care
  • Capital goods industry, especially service parts logistics
  • Retail & Internet / E-commerce
  • Consumer packaged goods
  • Mass assembly
  • High-tech (consumer electronics, semiconductors, contract manufacturing, communications)
  • Logistics service providers

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