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Classifying the Risk Landscape

Supply Chain Resiliency - Top to Bottom

17 July, 2018

There is an increased focus on being prepared for supply chain risks such as digital threats, product traceability...

Three Tier Telecom Supply Chain

Supply Chains that Push and Pull Different Products

29 June, 2018

Editor's Note: There will be no blog post next week due to the US holiday.

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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”...

Supply chain digital twins

Modeling Supply Chains with “Digital Twins”

30 May, 2018

The growing momentum around systems-based thinking in supply chain planning has given rise to a new concept called the...

Gartner SCP five stage maturity model

“Digital Transformation” and Supply Chain Planning

15 May, 2018

Here is the scenario. The C Suite says it wants “digital transformation". Your company has an older supply chain planning...

The Auto Industry's Value Chain Profit Pool

Want to disrupt your supply chain? Check out this new analytical tool

17 April, 2018

Brad Householder, Founder and CEO of b2i, spoke at the ToolsGroup TG18 user conference recently and presented an...

Global Supply Chain Planning

Digital Transformation of Supply Chain Planning at SKF

11 April, 2018

Jörg Schlager describing SKF's Integrated Planning (Source: Optilon)

Digital transformation” is tough for any firm, but...

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Blockchain’s potential to authenticate supply chain planning data

29 March, 2018

Blockchain data can be a useful source of certified data to support the supply chain model or  sometimes called a "supply...

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How to Measure Inventory Health

6 February, 2018

Financial executives measure inventory health with metrics like inventory turns because they view the firm from a...

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New Findings from the Gartner Supply Chain Users Wants and Needs Study

4 January, 2018

The annual Gartner Supply Chain Technology User Wants and Needs Study is one of the most comprehensive studies of supply...

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