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A global community for supply chain leaders

Check Out the Videos of Supply Chain Leaders in Beet Central, Like:
Globalization vs. Nationalization–The Future of Trade. The Economic Forecast for Supply Chain 2030.
Gita Gopinath–John Zwaanstra Professor of International Studies and of Economics, Harvard
Check Out the Videos of Supply Chain Leaders in Beet Central, Like:
Additive Manufacturing–How do we shift paradigms and build new business models?
Mitch Free–Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Fast Radius and ZYCI CNC Machining

Latest Activity

Comparison of Orbit Charts for Cummins Inc.

  • 19 September, 2017

A closer look at Cummins Inc., a multi-year winner in the Supply Chains to Admire, versus the peer group of heavy equipment and engines manufacturers. 

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Supply Chain Metrics That Matter: A Focus on Chemical Companies

  • 19 September, 2017

Slowing growth. Shareholder activism. Stalled performance. This is today’s chemical industry reality.​

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Supply Chain Metrics That Matter: A Focus on Automotive Companies

  • 19 September, 2017

Electric vehicles. Autonomous cars. Shared car ownership through Uber and Lyft. While the automotive industry emerged from the recession with the best balance sheet performance of any manufacturing industry, the future poses new challenges. 

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Your Company has 5 Years to Go Digital or Go Away

  • 19 September, 2017

Okay, that headline might be a bit too strong; nevertheless, digital transformation is an important issue.

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Aerosole: Case Study in Risk Management

  • 18 September, 2017

If you are looking for a great sale on shoes drive to your Aerosole shoe store. Why? On Friday, September 15th, the company driving the Aerosoles brand of women’s shoes filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy with plans to close over eighty retail stores.

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SAP BO Product Roadmap

  • 21 August, 2017

In the remaining sections regarding SAP BO, we learned about the basic functionality of SAP BusinessObjects evaluation, edition for OLAP, we reviewed the guide for BEx queries and usual BEx web Analyzer functionality, and we reviewed the advanced functionality of the BI purchaser tool.

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Top 5 Supply Chain Trends for 2017 and Beyond

  • 14 August, 2017

Let’s dive right into the 5 top trends reshaping the modern Supply Chain industry. With technology moving forward at an incredible pace, businesses have a hard time keeping up.

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The Modern Supply Chain: Education & Training

  • 17 July, 2017

The modern supply chain is a complex weave of new technology and legacy systems all working toward the same goal, to keep products moving.

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The Biggest Lesson Companies can Learn is that the Supply Chain IS Business

  • 11 July, 2017

This month featured bloggers were asked to write about the "biggest lessons leraned from the supply chain." In my mind, the biggest lesson has yet to be learned by many executives in the C suite —

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The Autonomous Supply Chain: Defining the New World of Planning

  • 03 April, 2017

I like this picture. It is an artistic view of robotics at work. As we approach Supply Chain 2030, and the autonomous supply chain, technologies and people will change dramatically. Factories will be run by one to two people, perhaps in their PJs from their living rooms. New positions, like robotic supervisors, will evolve and companies will need to adapt

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Supply Chain 2015: Looking Back, Moving Forward

  • 04 December, 2015

As 2015 comes to a close, it is important to reflect on what shaped the supply chain industry, and prepare for what is still to come.

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4 Tips for Managing Your Supply Chain Career

  • 06 November, 2015

My first hands-on experience serving as a link within the supply chain came very early in my career.

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The Copernican Revolution in Supply Chain

  • 05 May, 2017

For decades we have viewed our world inside-out -placing our own business at the center of the universe,

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