LeanCor Supply Chain Group 
Intermediate level

Building the lean fulfillment stream

Friday, Oct. 23 Location Code
8:00am-12:00pm Room 264, 2nd floor FW/32

Supply chain and logistics management

Gain strategies and lean principles needed for operational excellence in logistics and supply chain management; reduce the order-to-cash cycle; supplier and customer collaboration; total fulfillment cost.


Learn proven principles that serve as the strategic pathway to achieving operational excellence in logistics and supply chain management. Hear practical suggestions for reducing the timeline from the customer’s order placement to payment collection. In this interactive session, modeled after the LEI workbook, Building a Lean Fulfillment Stream, gain information about eliminating non-value-adding wastes. Re-think your supply chain, starting at the customer and working backwards. Uncover areas of waste to reduce leadtime and inventory levels. Encounter critical lean elements and concepts that apply to supply chain and logistics. Discover opportunities for successfully building a lean fulfillment stream. Learn about total cost of fulfillment, the importance of supplier and customer collaboration and supply stream measurement. Get details on mapping the extended enterprise value stream.


LeanCor Supply Chain Group is a trusted supply chain partner. The company delivers operational improvement and measurable financial results. A third-party logistics provider, LeanCor offers unique training and education, hands-on consulting and outsourced logistics services. Its integrated portfolio of services helps organizations eliminate waste, drive down costs and instill a problem-solving culture across their supply chain. www.leancor.com

Speaker: Derek Browning

Derek Browning is a regional president, lean deployment, for LeanCor. As a supply chain consultant and educator, he has focused his entire career on logistics and supply chain management. Browning is an instructor for the University of Kentucky, Saint Louis University, the Georgia Tech Supply Chain and Logistics Institute and the Lean Enterprise Institute. He trains professionals in lean, six sigma and supply chain concepts. His customer experience includes a broad range of functional areas and industries.