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Challenges in Supply Chain Management

September 2, 2020

Grainger Center director Jake Dean discusses the global nature of supply chain management, innovation, COVID-19, and the biggest challenge facing supply chain managers in the next 5-10 years.

PPE and COVID-19: WSB Faculty Share Expertise, Collaborate on Solutions

April 24, 2020

The shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) during the COVID-19 pandemic has elevated supply chain to a global discussion. WSB's Greg DeCroix and Pete Lukszys explain how supply chains function and share PPE-related projects they are working on in this urgent and unprecedented COVID-19 space.

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WSB Joins Nelson Institute to Offer "The Business of Renewable Energy" Virtual Lecture

March 24, 2020

"The Business of Renewable Energy" is a virtual lecture offered this week through WSB and the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies. The lecture explores topics ranging from solar and hydropower to why businesses are investing in new sources of renewable energy. The event also includes discussion with invited speakers from Wells Fargo and RENEW Wisconsin.

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WSB Announces New Undergraduate Major in Supply Chain Management

February 11, 2020

Effective in the 2020-21 academic year, WSB will offer a new undergraduate major in supply chain management, enhancing the School's existing portfolio of programs in this field.

Scott Hughes and Jake Dean

Why is Supply Chain So Important Today?

January 17, 2020

Supply chain management is a much-buzzed-about business field, but not everyone knows what a career in supply chain looks like. Grainger Center director Jake Dean and alumnus Scott Hughes make sense of it all.

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Making a Difference: Wisconsin MBA Students Help Nonprofit Improve Its Supply Chain

July 10, 2019

Two Wisconsin MBA students tackle a real-world business problem for a good cause: improving the supply chain practices of Madison’s Porchlight Products.

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