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1. The Rise of Logistics Tech Activates Entrepreneurs
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... and large corporates. These collaborations require logistics tech systems that can sync across multiple platforms and providers. This is where many new startups are stepping in with innovative products ...
Created on 30 August 2017
2. Concurrency is the Word
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It's always important to stay up-to-date with buzzwords. For example, were you aware that the future of supply chain planning is 'concurrency'?Melissa Clow, on the 21st Century Supply Chain site, reviews ...
Created on 23 March 2017
3. The Procurement Pyramid
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You might be familiar with Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs from your PSYC101 class at the U. Are you aware, though, that the procurement function can utilize a similar strategy? In a guest article on Spend ...
Created on 23 March 2017
4. The Path to a Sustainable Supply Chain
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Two of the major areas of focus for supply chain management, cost reduction and risk management, aren't necessarily what will drive sustainability.To improve as a sustainable enterprise, the emphasis needs ...
Created on 09 March 2017
5. Investment Drivers for Supply Chain Tech
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What drives investments in supply chain technology? A graphic on the Supply Chain Digest site provides a glimpse of what's behind expenditures. Is it any surprise that cost reduction is on top? Check it ...
Created on 25 February 2017
6. Millennials in Supply Chain Roles
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The talent shortage in supply chain roles is an ongoing concern to managers. As more millennials join the workforce as older workers retire, there's a lot of conversation about the plusses and minuses ...
Created on 24 February 2017
7. Driving Collaboration
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One of the biggest challenges for the supply chain is in driving collaboration among its many participants. Streamlining requires collaboration, yet your partners are all over the place, doing different ...
Created on 16 February 2017
8. Supply Chain Visibility for Today
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Visibility in the supply chain is a sort of moving target. Once you think you're there, the stakes are raised or the playing field changes.Supply Chain Quarterly has taken a look at what's needed for true ...
Created on 26 January 2017
9. Improving Partner Communication
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More effective communication between supply chain partners can yield big benefits, according to Palvashah Durrani on the 21st Century Supply Chain site.Thinking out of the box to involve partners in aspects ...
Created on 24 January 2017
10. Uses for Blockchain in Supply Chains
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If you haven't yet heard the word 'blockchain', you ought to get out more. It's a hot technology being discussed and implemented across the business world, and it looks like supply chains will be able ...
Created on 24 January 2017
11. Procurement's Direction in 2017
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... , Brexit, improved supplier collaboration, and other trends are having an effect.Alex Kleiner on the Supply Chain Digital site discusses the forces affecting procurement in an article you can see HERE ...
Created on 04 January 2017
12. Retail Flexibility For the Holidays
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It's a Christmas wish and a little late, but Bill DuBois is hoping Santa brings a flexible supply chain in the future. For the retailer, the holidays are an inventory forecasting challenge.In his article ...
Created on 29 December 2016
13. The Importance of Product Information
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Product information is the lifeblood of companies who sell on-line. Making sure it's consistent across channels, understandable, and accessible in many ways is a huge challenge.Retailers who recognize ...
Created on 27 December 2016
14. Uber and Supply Chains
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What can car-ride service Uber teach us about supply chains? Quite a lot, actually, according to Dr. Madhave Durbha.In his recent article on the 21st Century Supply Chain site, he uses Uber as an example ...
Created on 15 December 2016
15. Exciting Supply Chain Trends
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Our favorite Supply Chain Shaman, Lora Cecere, is excited about a few trends she sees affecting businesses.Most are technology-based, with planning, analytics, and IoT enabled processes leading the way. ...
Created on 05 December 2016
16. Gaining Visibility
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A sensing, intelligent, social supply chain sounds like nirvana, doesn't it? Not many have reached that level, though, and obstacles abound. However, global visibility and faster decision making are ...
Created on 30 November 2016
17. Predictions for the Supply Chain of 2030
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Some of us have problems predicting a week into the future, but not Tom Gregorchik. He's looking out toward 2030 and has a few predictions he's pretty sure about. His focus is narrow, but it's a start.Check ...
Created on 19 October 2016
18. Creating an Agile Supply Chain
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In our risky, fast-paced world, there aren't too many supply chain characteristics more important than agility. Making decisions quickly based on actionable data is crucial.Trevor Miles on the 21st Century ...
Created on 11 October 2016
19. Moving Toward Integration
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Integration between suppliers and buyers can be a competitive advantage. Unfortunately, a low percentage of relationships are at the stage where they can be considered advantageous. On the Supply Chain ...
Created on 04 October 2016
20. Big Data Concerns for Global Supply Chains
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You implement a 'big data solution' in your supply chain, and immediately you're golden and begin reaping the benefits, right? That's not only almost always wrong, it can be a profoundly bad assumption ...
Created on 01 September 2016