DynCorp International’s Supply Chain team is being recognized with a 2012 Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s “Pros to Know” award.
The Pros to Know awards recognize supply chain executives in manufacturing and non-manufacturing enterprises who are leading initiatives to help prepare their companies’ supply chains for the significant challenges of today’s business climate. These professionals are helping the supply chain to be increasingly recognized as a strategic differentiator crucial to meeting the challenges of the “new normal.”
“Our annual list of Provider Pros to Know highlights the many thought-leaders who are helping to shape the supply chain industry and advance supply chain as a respected discipline in the enterprise,” said Barry Hochfelder, editor of Supply & Demand Chain Executive. “Their efforts in developing the tools, processes and knowledge base necessary for supply chain transformation, and in promoting new approaches to supply chain enablement, have earned them a place on this year’s Provider Pros listing.”
DynCorp International’s Supply Chain Team
DI’s supply chain team plays a key role in achieving corporate objectives such as protecting core business, delivering existing capabilities to new customers, and delivering new capabilities to existing customers.
In 2011, the team has reorganized around a centralized Supply Chain Center of Excellence for sourcing and logistics. DI has implemented both cost analytics and e-Sourcing tools which have enhanced the efficiency, increased the rate of targeted sourcing, and enabled leveraged cost-savings for the company and its customers.
On the logistics side, DynCorp International established Quality Consolidation Centers (QCC) in Coppell, Texas and Dubai to receive, inspect, and ship all DI materials to their destinations at program sites globally. The QCC’s provide better quality control, superior supplier management, and time-saving convenience for program teams globally.
“By implementing new supply chain process improvements, standardizing systems, assigning new roles and responsibilities and providing training, the Supply Chain team is prepared help DI’s business area teams succeed in 2012,” said Eric George, senior vice president, Supply Chain, for DynCorp International.
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