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The global marketplace is volatile, fragmented, and dynamic. Supply processes are more mature than demand. There is a larger gap to fill in the redefinition of demand processes to be market driven than in any other area of supply chain management.
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In this post, I share what I would wish for to help my clients. …if I only I had a magic wand, and I write this post in the form of an open letter to Charles Phillips, the CEO of Infor.
(August 20, 2015)
Supply chain leaders are expressing rising frustration about the gap of what they see as possible in the digital age and what they experience in their day-to-day world in their offices - it is a conundrum.
(July 30, 2015)
I see greater value coming to clients that bypass hype and focus on business results through the implementation of best-of-breed products on the top of ERP backbones.
(April 02, 2015)
Supply chain managers must advocate for “demand-shaping with supply in mind,” meaning that demand-shaping decisions aren’t made in isolation of supply issues.
(March 28, 2015)
The tech giant on Tuesday announced a plan with First Solar to power all California operations with the sun, potentially becoming the budding renewable energy sector's biggest commercial deal ever.
(February 11, 2015)
Tesla has taken advantage of Apple's new-found policy on poaching by hiring away staffers from the electronics giant.
(February 07, 2015)
Agility doesn’t just happen, and with most people max’d out on driving agility through traditional mechanisms, we expect more pressure on technology supply chain providers for newer solutions.
(January 22, 2015)
Supply Chain Management Review put the question, "what does it take to remain a supply chain leader?" to executives at four of the best performing global supply chains and asked about their plans to remain at the top of their games in the year ahead.
(January 02, 2015)
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