We here at CSCMP NY/NJ Roundtable would like to wish all of our members and guests a great Summer 2019! Our event calendar for the year has been completed, and our board is working together to finalize another fantastic schedule of events for 2019-2020. The mission of CSCMP is to Connect, Develop, and Educate the world's supply chain professionals, and our programs help foster that mission locally in our area.
On Wednesday May 8, CSCMP's NY/NJ roundtable was fortunate enough to tour Amazon's EWR4 fulfillment center in Robbinsville, NJ. This facility is known as the "Beast of the East" with the highest volumes in the Amazon network.
We received a standard tour of the facility. Areas we saw were:
1. The Career Choice classroom + Introduction
2. Amazon Robotics
4. Inbound Receive
On April 30, my fellow CSCMP NY/NJ roundtable board members Alain, Anne, Eric and Michael were thrilled to attend the Rutgers Supply Chain Banquet. The event was the first of its kind, sponsored by Rutgers Supply Chain Management and the student-led Rutgers University Supply Chain Association (RUSCA).
The Keynote Speaker was Rutgers graduate, Robert Giuliani, Founder and CEO of Playa Bowls, and there were three awards announced at the e...