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SERGE CORRIVEAU, VICE PRESIDENT OF SUPPLY CHAIN AT EMMERSON PACKAGING, EXPLORES HOW THE COMPANY’S SUPPLY CHAIN TRANSFORMATION DELIVERS ON ITS SUSTAINABILITY GOALS

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cross the modern business landscape, the perception of procurement and supply chain management is undergoing

a dramatic transformation. Traditionally viewed as a business support function and merely a cost 12

center, businesses all over the world are currently investing into their supply chains as a recognition that it is now viewed as a true business enabler. For Emmerson Packaging, one of the leading flexible packaging solutions providers in North America, the supply chain has been built into the company’s core operations since it was founded back in 1956. For Serge Corriveau, Vice President of Supply Chain, the supply chain management function of Emmerson Packaging is the ‘WD40’ of the business. “We’re like a machine and as long as we’re well oiled, everything works and the business can continue to be successful,” he says. “My motto is be brilliant, be brief and be gone. If we’re not moving, innovating and changing in a particular part of the business then we look at that as a missed opportunity.” Corriveau joined the business in 2013, initially MARCH 2019

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