Author: Jay Fortenberry

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Portfolio Management: New Product Introductions Through the End of Life

One of my teaching tasks is the mentoring of small businesses here in the Portland metro area. Since I am “the Cash Man” the university has decided that I should guide local craft brewers in improving their cash flows. This is a fun assignment, but one thing I’ve now seen […]

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The Making of The Supply Chain of a Vitamin

After I decided to leave the corporate world three summers ago, I started consulting with some colleagues in British Columbia. Our client was a mid-sized manufacturer of vitamins and supplements. The owner prided himself on adhering to GMP (or Pharmaceutical standards) in his procurement, storage, quality, manufacturing and distribution processes. […]

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