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Sarah Lafferty

Communications consultant in B2B supply chain and enterprise software with more than 25 years experience in the US and Europe. Specialist areas include executive ghostwriting and case studies across multiple industries including automotive, retail, consumer goods, healthcare, industrial and financial services.
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Recent Posts

Probablistic Forecasting 2

Why probabilistic forecasting is better for inventory optimization

13 November, 2018

Last month we published a primer on probabilistic forecasting, an alternative to deterministic or ‘single number’...

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How Procter & Gamble is thriving on supply chain complexity

6 November, 2018

Source: Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 

Procter & Gamble (P&G) is known for best-in-class supply chain...


Probabilistic Forecasting - a Primer

16 October, 2018

An experienced gambler might hedge their bet on multiple outcomes, rather than just the most likely "single...


Two Kinds of Supply Chain Risk and How to Prepare for Them

12 June, 2018

When most people think of supply chain risk, they often think about the impact of major unforeseen “headline grabbing”...

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Why you should modernize your spare parts planning

23 January, 2018

There’s untapped cash and profits in your spare parts business. Aftermarket parts is a big net margin producer for many...

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