Prof. Dr. Alexander Hübner and Jonas Hense represented the Chair of Supply and Value Chain Management during this year’s POMS (Production and Operations Management Society) annual conference. In the retail operations track, Jonas Hense presented his mutual research with Prof. Dr. Hübner on omni-channel assortment planning. In the same track, Jonas also hosted a session on omni-channel marketing and operations.
The winner of the 2021 edition of the Global Student Challenge in supply chain management is a student team from the Technical University of Munich. Magdalena Huber, Polina Ivanova, Enrico Kaschak, and Emilia Wengorz as the team “Bavarian Saftladen” competed against 47 other student teams from 33 different universities and 17 countries worldwide. After an intense and very close final from May 2-8, they took a phenomenal first place and can now call themselves world champions of the Global Student Challenge 2021.