Tuesday, 26. February 2019

“Recession Lesson: Tightening Up Working Capital” say Lima Zhao and Arnd Huchzermeier in the CFO Magazine

The CFO Magazine quotes Lima Zhao, Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management at Ningbo Supply Chain Innovation Institute China, and Arnd Huchzermeier, Chaired Professor of Production Management...


Friday, 22. February 2019

EHI Foundation and GS1 Germany announced winner of the Cooperation Award

On Februray 20th, EHI Foundation and GS1 Germany announced the winner of the Cooperation Award. Since its inception, Professor Huchzermeier is member of the jury.For more details, visit link.


Friday, 15. February 2019

Dennis Schmitz, Arvato, discussed Outsourcing in E-Commerce

On February 15th, Dennis Schmitz, Director Account Management Hightech & Entertainment at Arvato SCM Solutions in Düren, discussed Outsourcing Strategies for the front end and the back end in...


Tuesday, 12. February 2019

Dr. Dominic Seeberger, Bain & Company, discussed Salvaging Strategies for Product Returns and the Effect of Online Customer Reviews

On February 12th, Dr. Dominic Seeberger, Case Team Leader at Bain & Company, discussed salvaging portfolios for product returns and the effect of online customer reviews on online shoppers’...


Friday, 08. February 2019

Annual Research Day with invited guests from retailer real

On February 7th and 8th, the annual research day of the department took place at WHU’s campus in Düsseldorf. Internal and external doctoral students presented and discussed their ongoing research....


Wednesday, 06. February 2019

Dr. Felix Röllecke discussed Pre- and Post-Purchase Strategies for Product Returns

On February 6th, Dr. Felix Röllecke, co-founder and Managing Director of (, discussed the hidden strategic opportunity of returns management as well as how returns policies...


Tuesday, 05. February 2019

Dr. Dmitry Smirnov, REWE Group, discussed how Machine Learning can support Work Force Optimization

On February 5th, Dr. Dmitry Smirnov, Senior Consultant in the department Inhouse Consulting at REWE Group in Cologne, discussed how Machine Learning can support Staffing and Schedule Optimization for...


Tuesday, 05. February 2019

SCM World announces GE Appliances and Levi Strauss as winners of the Power of the Profession Award 2019

On February 5th, the winners of SCM Worlds’ Power of the Profession Award 2019 were announced. GE Appliances won in the category ‘Talent Breakthrough of the Year’ and Levi Strauss & Co. in the...


Tuesday, 29. January 2019

Oliver Höllriegl, Medicon Apotheke, discussed Customer Activation & Retention Management in the Pharmacy Market

On January 29th, Oliver Höllriegl, Director at GFK in Nuremberg and co-author of an unreleased WHU case study, discussed Direct-to-Customer-Marketing (DTCM) strategies by a leading pharmacy...


Tuesday, 22. January 2019

Peter Bebersdorf, Plant Manager at FENDT, discussed students’ suggestions for productivity improvement

On January 22nd, Mr. Peter Bebersdorf, Manager of the FENDT tractor plant in Marktoberdorf and co-author of an unreleased WHU case study, discussed via video link students’ proposals for improving...