DEVON, Pa., June 15 /CNW/ -- DecisionOne Corporation today announced that
Dan Harkins, Vice President of Supply Chain Business Development, DecisionOne,
will be speaking at the Interlog Summer 2009 Conference on June 17th at the
Omni Hotel in San Diego, CA. Dan will co-present with Scott Collins, Vice
President of Global Post Sales Network Operations, UPS. The session is
entitled "Creating a Comprehensive Service and Maintenance Strategy Using Both
an Insource and Outsource Model" and will examine methods to optimize supply
chain logistics to ensure efficiency and growth.
Topics addressed will include best practices for identifying and
outsourcing non-core activities, key considerations for inventory control,
cost reduction methods, and measures for success within the supply chain
"As companies look to reduce their number of technology vendors,
determining the optimal mix of insourcing and outsourcing is key to
streamlining the supply chain process while positively impacting the bottom
line," said Harkins. "To meet customer demands for faster, better service,
organizations must select the right strategic partners and manage the
relationship effectively to ensure consistent, quality service delivery. Our
comprehensive service delivery partnership with UPS helps drive efficiencies
in parts availability and delivery, ultimately increasing customer
DecisionOne's supply chain re-engineering efforts allow for a greater
distribution of materials sparing at additional locations across North
America. As a result, earlier parts availability to our customer service
engineers positions DecisionOne for improved field productivity while
enhancing our clients' service level attainment (SLAs).
Other featured speakers at Interlog Summer 2009 are executives from
leading OEMs, service and logistics companies, and fast-growth private
logistics companies. The sessions offer best practices on successful service
parts and reverse logistics models, cost-containment successes, and concept
examples for management teams.
View the full conference program at:
DecisionOne is a premier partner to hardware OEMs and IT Service
Providers, delivering reliable, low-cost maintenance and support solutions.
We leverage our comprehensive North American service footprint along with
best-practice frameworks and methodologies to support data centers,
desktop/notebook environments, networks, printers, and specialized equipment.
We excel in complex and demanding environments by tailoring our onsite,
remote, and logistics services to create positive business and operating
Learn more about DecisionOne and our 50 years of experience in IT
services by visiting us on the web at http://www.decisionone.com.
About World Business Research
Interlog, a World Business Research (WBR) conference, is an aftermarket
product support and service parts logistics event. WBR is the world's biggest
large-scale conference company and part of the PLS group, one of the world's
leading providers of strategic business intelligence with 16 offices
worldwide. Our conference divisions consistently out-perform their industry
sector competitors on the quality of the events we produce and the
relationships we nurture with both delegates and sponsors.
Every year over 10,000 senior executives from Fortune 1000 companies
attend over 100 annual conferences - a true "Who's Who" of today's corporate
world. From Automotive events in Bucharest to Logistics conferences in Arizona
and Finance summits in Hong Kong, WBR is dedicated to exceeding the needs of
its customers around the world.
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