Announcing the Supply Chains to Admire Winners for 2017
No doubt about it. Today, the world of supply chain is an order of magnitude more complex than a decade ago. In the technology value chain, it is a case of when the “going gets tough the tough get going.”Læs mere
The Tao of Supply Chains and Simple Data Connections
Elegantly simple solutions are often hard to accept but powerful when they are appliedLæs mere
Carter's: A story of supply chain leadership
The children's apparel company Carter's has made significant improvements to its supply chain by leveraging scale while managing complexity.Læs mere
Attention, supply chain professionals: The world's problems cannot be solved without your help
Supply chain organizations should work with governments and nonprofit groups to feed the world, heal the sick, save the planet, and make money too, says a new report from the research group SCM World and the Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationLæs mere
Going direct: Manufacturers set their sights on direct-to-consumer delivery
IDC Manufacturing Insights expects that by 2020, half of all manufacturers will be capable of handling deliveries to consumers.Læs mere
Time for some scenario planning?
Be prepared: Policy changes that come about as a result of the president-elect's simplistic view of international trade could impact your supply chain costs with little warning.Læs mere
Women in manufacturing
Stepping up to make an impact that mattersLæs mere
Why is Big Data, and Managing it, Such a Big Deal?
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Disruptive technologies: Should you give them the green light?
Disruptive technologies have the power to upend supply chains, adding uncertainty, cost, and complexity. They also can create competitive advantage—but only if organizations strategically build them into their supply chains.Læs mere
Supply chain evolution in a crisis: Case studies from Russia
Its size and relative wealth make Russia an important market. But the long distances and limited infrastructure that create significant supply chain challenges have been compounded in recent years by economic upheaval. The crisis has scared off some international players. Others see it as an opportunity.Læs mere