The Supply Chain Optimization and Logistics Center is a component of a larger initiative, the Clemson Institute for Supply Chain Optimization and Logistics. Research at this Center focuses on supply chain modeling, material handling, logistics, planning systems, and distribution. The primary goals include:
Fluor Corporation is a full non-state partner for this Center. The Center has major ongoing projects with Michelin and Milliken. As of 2010, more than 100 working professionals are enrolled in an online Capital Projects Supply Chain master’s degree related to this Center.