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A global community for supply chain leaders

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Redefining Contract Manufacturing Through the Use of Robotics

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Supply Chain Attacks

  • 28 April, 2017

A cyberattack that attempts to inflict damage to a company by exploiting vulnerabilities in its supply chain n

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Supply Chain Finance 101

  • 28 April, 2017

 

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Information Systems and Supply Chain

  • 28 April, 2017

This semester in my e-Business class, I learned that Information Systems could be used in the supply chain world.

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The Millennial Voice in Supply Chain

  • 26 April, 2017

The first and second generation of supply chain leaders are retiring and millennials are preparing to take their place. How do you transition the personnel and culture of your organization with this new talent pool? Join us as we talk with current supply chain leaders and up-and-coming supply chain movers and shakers to map out the future of supply chain talent.

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Insights on Supply Chain Finance

  • 26 April, 2017

Objective: To understand the role of supply chain finance in determining supply chain strategy and gaining competitive advantage towards supply chain excellence.
Highlight: Managing costs is a struggle for most companies. While 88% of companies have implemented Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), the hard work of process evolution and maturity continues. In this report we share the current state of supply chains in managing costs, and then take a look at the processes and organizational design factors to evaluate the impact on cost management.

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4 Great Tips for Warehouse Safety

  • 05 April, 2017

Warehouse Safety is a key component of any successful supply chain system. Here are 4 tips to help you achieve success in regards to warehouse safety.

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Next-Generation Planning: Role Definition Is Key

  • 05 April, 2017

In my last position, I worked as a supply chain planner at a chemical company in a team of about 12 employees. My focus was demand planning.

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When everything is analytics, nothing is analytics...?

  • 31 December, 2016

The widespread adoption of the term “Analytics” reminds me of the evolution of the term supply chain management.  Initially supply chain management was a term seemingly focused on 

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Building the Network of Networks. Call for Action. Want to Help?

  • 02 December, 2016

In 2002-2003 I fought a personal battle within internal walls of Gartner Group, fighting a concept called ERP II. I lost the heated debates. Gartner's public advice was to standardize on ERP and build large instances, common instances. The focus was on IT standardization. I felt that the analyst could not be independent. There was just too much pressure to comply with the prevailing view of technology vendors.

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Cognitive Computing: Right for Every Company?

  • 18 October, 2016

Dan Briody, Senior Editor of THINK Leaders, defines cognitive computing as "systems that learn at scale, reason with purpose, and interact with humans naturally."[1] To do this, most

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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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11 Characteristics of Supply Chain Excellence

  • 07 February, 2016

The term “excellence” refers to the quality of being extremely good at something.

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Supply Chain Trends to have on your RADAR

  • 03 November, 2015

Supply Chain 2020 will continue collapsing cycles, challenging Supply Chain professionals and taking advantage of exponential technology shifts.

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