Alain's 20-plus years of experience serving the retail industry will reinforce our presence in bringing solutions to clients as the rapid growth of e-commerce transforms the multichannel environment.
Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) July 24, 2012
Alain Poirier has joined leading global supply chain consulting and implementation firm Tompkins International as Vice President, Business Development.
“We are very pleased to add Alain to our expanding firm and look forward to his contributions,” says Jim Tompkins, President & CEO of Tompkins International. “His 20-plus years of experience serving the retail industry will reinforce our presence in bringing solutions to clients as the rapid growth of e-commerce transforms the multichannel environment.”
Poirier is well known in the supply chain community as an experienced and knowledgeable service and technology solutions provider for planning and execution processes. His understanding of retail-specific supply chain and business best practices has helped companies throughout all industries maximize distribution efficiencies.
“With the future of retail operations in need of innovative solutions, Alain’s background complements our strategy of creating value for clients,” adds Gene Tyndall, EVP, Tompkins International.
Prior to joining Tompkins, he held various executive and sales leadership positions for companies such as Aldata, Sterling Commerce (IBM), TrueDemand (Acosta), and Manhattan Associates. In his new role, Poirier will identify opportunities and develop solutions to ensure that clients achieve their business objectives.
About Tompkins International
Tompkins International transforms supply chains to help create value for all organizations. For more than 35 years, Tompkins has provided end-to-end solutions on a global scale, helping clients align business and supply chain strategies through operations planning, design and implementation. The company delivers leading-edge business and supply chain solutions by optimizing the Mega Processes of PLAN-BUY-MAKE-MOVE-STORE-SELL. Tompkins supports clients in achieving profitable growth in all areas of global supply chain and market growth strategy, organization, operations, process improvement, technology implementation, material handling integration, and benchmarking and best practices. Headquartered in Raleigh, NC, USA, Tompkins has offices throughout North America and in Europe and Asia. For more information, visit http://www.tompkinsinc.com.
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