Dhruv Mehta July 24, 2020 With inflation and increased competition, it is vital to reduce the cost of the final product while maintaining quality. Practically speaking, it’s impossible to cut the cost involved in core technical and non-technical activities. The only thing left to experiment is Supply Chain. As an entrepreneur or CEO of a … Continue reading How AI is Transforming Global Supply Chain Management
Jennifer Warren July 22, 2020 In the wake of COVID 19, several businesses out there have been desperately diverting their supply chain strategies toward automation. Be it manufacturers, supplier, or wholesalers, anyone and everyone who’s part of the supply chain, have no choice at hand, but to switch over to automation, especially in the wake … Continue reading How Supply Chain Automation Benefits Businesses During Coronavirus-like Crises
Guy Yehiav June 25, 2020 An accurate, efficient, and reliable supply chain sits at the heart of every business. As cost center (business units that incur expenses and indirectly contribute to revenue), supply chains must be frequently analyzed to drive excellence, particularly in terms of eliminating waste. Every penny in unnecessary expenses like waste that … Continue reading Reversing Supply Chain Waste with Advanced Analytics
Lanre Onibalusi June 22, 2020 The modern world has gone through varying degrees of disruptions, however, none can be compared to what we have seen with the COVID-19 pandemic. To say that the global supply chain was heavily impacted by COVID-19 is just stating the obvious. Your business, as well as those of others, may … Continue reading Global Supply Chain: How Your Brand Should Transition to the New Normal
Guy Yehiav — May 6, 2020 Technology is undoubtedly the future of supply chain management, especially for retail. Retailers have already made huge strides in recent years to automate various parts of the supply chain, and that innovation is expected to continue. Here are six of the top technologies that are influencing modern supply chain … Continue reading The Top Technologies Influencing Supply Chain Management for 2020 and Beyond
It’s possible to create a completely new experience by taking a fresh look at the supply chain at the physical, virtual and organizational level. Blaise Lucey on April 21, 2020 Toilet paper. We never thought about it before. You went to the store, you got it. If you wanted, you could buy it in bulk … Continue reading Coronavirus and the future of the supply chain
Gigo Joseph — April 20, 2020 As China emerges from the first major wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, its economy is setting an example for the rest of the world. But, industries are hesitant to resume the status quo amid continuing economic fears. Therefore, Chinese officials must do more than remove economic restrictions. They must … Continue reading Can Blockchain Save the Supply Chain from COVID-19?
Oliver Peterson — December 31, 2019 How do you stand out against overwhelming competition? You need an edge; a value proposition isn’t enough on its own. You need to make sure you’re out-competing the competition by keeping costs down and understanding the value you’re delivering to your customer. But how do you continuously improve your … Continue reading What is Value Chain Analysis? How to Deliver Value & Gain a Competitive Advantage
Bruce Hakutizwi — August 22, 2019 Follow @BizForSaleUS — August 22, 2019 The concept of supply-chain optimization isn’t new. In fact, some sources trace its roots as far back as 1911, when mechanical engineer Fredrick Taylor — who penned The Principles of Scientific Management — targeted the process improvement of manual loading in his work. … Continue reading Where is Supply Chain Optimization Heading by 2020?
Liz Kislik — May 28, 2019 Follow @lizkislik — May 28, 2019 If your job is in the middle of an organization —as a senior manager, a director, an assistant VP, or even a VP with a couple of levels between you and the CEO — then you’re in leadership, even though you’re not at … Continue reading How to Handle a Glitch in the Chain of Command