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New Course Partners with MWPVL International for Strategic Supply Chain Consulting Initiatives

Leading supply chain consultants team up on supply chain strategy and logistics operations consulting engagements

Toledo, OH – October 24, 2012 – New Course LLC, a consulting and integration services company focused on SAP supply chain software projects, today announced it has formed a partnership with MWPVL International Inc. MWPVL International is a leading global supply chain and logistics consulting firm that provides services in logistics network optimization, distribution center design, material handling systems, and supply chain execution software. The partnership will provide complementary consulting services as well as offer both MWPVL and New Course clients more comprehensive supply chain consulting depth.

“We’re excited about the partnership with New Course,” said Marc Wulfraat, President, MWPVL International. “Our team has worked with New Course resources on many successful client engagements and we are looking forward to working with their clients on future strategic initiatives.”

“MWPVL International is a firm that is filled with talent,” said Jim McNerney, Principal and Co-Founder, New Course. “They have developed, and consistently apply, a methodology that analyzes and presents the financial and service impacts of any proposed changes to a customer’s supply chain in a way that clients can easily understand and get their arms around. Moreover, our partnership with MWPVL provides our clients access to some of the brightest strategic consultants in the industry.”

The partnership will focus on providing solutions for clients that are based in North America with global logistics and supply chain operations.

About New Course

Created by Jim McNerney and John Sidell, the founders of ESYNC, New Course is a leading supply chain consulting and systems integration firm. Services include facility design, supply chain strategy, network optimization, business case development, operations best practice analysis, project roadmap planning, integration and the implementation of SAP EWM and other supply chain execution systems.

New Courses’ seasoned professionals have been involved in over 400 supply chain projects within conventional, semi-automated and automated distribution and manufacturing facilities across a wide variety of industries. For more information visit

About MWPVL International Inc.

MWPVL International is a leading global supply chain and logistics consulting services firm that enables companies to significantly increase their competitive position by improving profits and customer service levels. MWPVL International provides specialized consulting services in the following key areas: supply chain strategy, distribution center design, material handling and automation systems, supply chain technology, sourcing and outsourcing strategies, and achieving logistics excellence. For more information visit

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"New Course understands how to build trust and is a valuable consulting partner. They are our first call for any supply chain related activity."
COO, North American electronics retailer