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Achieving Supply Chain Visibility to Compete in the Age of Amazon

Alexander Rinke — June 1, 2018 — June 1, 2018 From humble beginnings as an online bookseller, Amazon has become a household name and the most influential force in retail. The company has scaled rapidly and shifted consumer expectations toward an ‘on-demand’ economy. Now, with a few clicks, consumers want to know all the options … Continue reading Achieving Supply Chain Visibility to Compete in the Age of Amazon

‘Big Business’ Advantages For Small And Midsize Business Supply Chains

Shelly Dutton — January 8, 2017 — January 8, 2017 In small and midsize businesses, supply chains can sometimes be more daunting than their much-larger rivals’. The challenges may be the same; but when every customer counts, there is little room for delayed product shipments, lost material orders, and low-quality supplies. Access to high-quality resources … Continue reading ‘Big Business’ Advantages For Small And Midsize Business Supply Chains

Digital demand and supply: The psychology of self-development for digital careers

Are your job skills keeping pace with today’s rapidly evolving digital culture? Columnist Jim Yu discusses ways to get up to speed and boost your career in the digital world. Jim Yu on October 21, 2016   The digital talent war continues as demand for data-driven marketing professionals soars to new heights. Wired announced the … Continue reading Digital demand and supply: The psychology of self-development for digital careers

What is a Supply Chain? How Can It Be Improved?

by Corey CarpinelliSeptember 28, 2016 If you’re involved in any kind of B2B transactions on a regular basis you’ve probably heard the term supply chain. You’re probably also familiar with some of the ideas that underly supply chain management. In an age of increasing automation, integration, and cross-company communication, you should establish an effective strategy … Continue reading What is a Supply Chain? How Can It Be Improved?

3 Ways eCommerce is Changing Operations and Supply Chain Management

by Monica OrrigoAugust 12, 2016 In 2015, Forrester predicted that B2B eCommerce sales would be twice that of B2C eCommerce, shedding some light on interesting aspects of the B2B sphere. Whilst the retail sector was the first industry to take up eCommerce, defining many of its key characteristics in the process, the demands of B2B … Continue reading 3 Ways eCommerce is Changing Operations and Supply Chain Management

Scaling Your CPG Business’s Supply Chain for National Growth

by Victoria Vessella June 20, 2016 Follow @v_vessellaJune 20, 2016 As any company begins to scale, problems with operations and distribution start creeping up. The CPG supply chain is no exception to this phenomenon. While budding consumer packaged goods businesses might have experienced success within their local distribution channels, it can become difficult to manage … Continue reading Scaling Your CPG Business’s Supply Chain for National Growth