FLEXcon Company Inc, an innovator in adhesive coating and laminating, announced that Aziz Gdihi has joined the company as the new Vice President of Supply Chain, FLEXcon North America. For more information see the IDTechEx report on Wearable Technology Forecasts 2019-2029.
Gdihi will bring a wealth of global knowledge and experience to his new role, according to FLEXcon North America President, Lavon Winkler.
"Aziz comes to us with 20+ years of experience in managing global supply chains, which includes strategic planning and analysis, procurement, process improvement, forecasting, budgeting and logistics," Winkler said. "He is also widely recognized for inclusive leadership and a collaborative team-oriented style, which are a highly valued traits at FLEXcon."
Gdihi most recently served as the Global Director of Supply Chain at Bemis Associates in Shirley, MA, where he led a team of 75 supply chain professionals. Previously, Aziz worked for Corning for which he led supply chain management for many of their divisions around the globe. He has a proven track record that includes improved demand forecast accuracy, reduction in back orders and improvements in order fill rates as well as significant reductions in the cost of finished goods.
"I look forward to collaborating with FLEXcon's procurement team to align its structure and processes with the company's strategic goals," Gdihi said. "Our goals will be to consolidate FLEXcon's global supply chain function and develop sophisticated strategies to ensure global competitiveness in materials procurement, thereby reducing raw material costs and improving lead times for our customers."
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FLEXcon Company Inc is a global leader in coated and laminated films and adhesives used in graphics applications, manufactured goods, and new products. A family owned company for over 60 years, FLEXcon has provided a collaborative, consultative approach to deliver unique solutions that help customers achieve better business results. FLEXcon is a trusted partner to a wide range of companies from printers and fabricators to engineers and designers developing products for existing and emerging markets. Headquartered in Spencer, Mass., the company has operations throughout North America and Europe with distribution worldwide. For more information, visit www.FLEXcon.com , follow FLEXcon on LinkedIn, or call 1-508-885-8200.
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