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Charles K. “Chuck” Nelson Student Paper Competition 2017 Winners

The Tenth  Annual Charles K. "Chuck" Nelson Student Paper Competition 2017 Results

First we want to thank Roger Haris and Luis Barcón to create this award to honor the name of a great Apics Volunteer and friend Charles K. "Chuck"
Second, we want to thank all the participants to create and submit a paper helping Apics to create and share information about Supply Chain Management
Third, we want to thank all the 2017 paper reviewers

Undergraduate Results

First: Warehouse Stock Location: Time Reduction and Flow Improvement. ITESM Toluca. TGD.

Daniel Garduño, Alejandra Gutiérrez and Luis Yael Corral

Second: Target Distribution: Shortening the Supply Chain. St Cloud State University HD

Zakaria Alabbas, Cal Brautigam and Mara Emmons

Third: Delivering Customer Value - Aligning Activities Between Operations & Marketing. University of Northern Iowa. HD.

Hunter Schiefelbein

Graduate Results

First: Impact of Autonomus Shipping: The University of Houston. TGD.

Robert Pelley and Robert Jochetz

Second: Analytics Consulting to Drive Supply Chain Efficiency. The University of Houston. TGD

Chris Kerr and Magus Smith

Third: A Study of Liability as It Oertains to Quality. Bemidji State University. HD.

Peder Erickson