Frequency of “Supply Chain” in Books

SCM Research

It turns out that the use of the term “supply chain” accelerated in the late 1990s and took over “logistics” in 2007. Practice Research Logistics Procurement Supply Chain Management

What is the return on ERP implementation? Results from our research

Supply Chain View from the Field

2007). A research study published recently in the International Journal of Operations and Production Management by my PhD student, Yun-Yung Huang and myself, suggest that the data point to some interesting results. First the research shows that organizations who had implemented an ERP system had a higher overall level of supply chain maturity and performance.

Citation of Excellence Awards 2012

SCM Research

2008): Unraveling the food supply chain: Strategic insights from China and the 2007 recalls. 2007): The severity of supply chain disruptions: Design characteristics and mitigation capabilities , and Holweg et al. Unraveling the food supply chain: Strategic insights from China and the 2007 recalls. Research Article Award Supply Chain Management

How Are Counterfeit Drugs Procured?

Supply Chain @ MIT

Research at the MIT-Zaragoza International Logistics Program , Zaragoza, Spain, is investigating why drug dispensers such as clinics and pharmacies might acquire fake drugs. Counterfeit cures.

Citations of Excellence Awards 2014

SCM Research

This time, the list contains at least two papers from related disciplines that could be useful to influence the way we are conducting research in our field. The results of the study show “that Internet consumers’ trust and perceived risk have strong impacts on their purchasing decisions” The second paper by Locke, Qin & Brause (2007) asks: “ Does monitoring improve labor standards? 2007).

Egocentric Network vs. Whole Network Level of Analysis

SCM Research

2007), Interorganizational networks at the network level: A review of the empirical literature on whole networks , makes clear that two different views on interorganizational networks need to be distinguished: (1) the view from the organizational level of analysis (also referred to as actor level, micro-level or egocentric network level) and (2) the view from the network level of analysis (also referred to as macro-level or whole network level). 2007).

Theory Building and Theory Testing

SCM Research

Research revolves around theory. For an extensive investigation of this dual role see Colquitt and Zapata-Phelan (2007). 2007).

5 Truckload Shipping Trends to Watch for in Today’s Freight Market

CH Robinson Transportfolio

ACT Research suggests the industry may be back to 2007 peak levels in truckload assets by the end of the year. For many in the supply chain industry, a cyclical pattern of tension and slack is a familiar occurrence.

Sales and Operations Alignment: Often The Missing Link

Supply Chain Shaman

The company’s focus is on biotechnology and genomic research. I first met Shane in 2007 at the beginning of his work with Syngenta’s value chain. I was working at AMR Research, and the group asked for help to understand the concepts of being demand-driven.

Origin of Logistics & Supply Chain Revealed! - SupplyChainOpz

Supply Chain Opz

Stock 2009 said more specific that most researchers believed the term " Supply Chain Management " was introduced by Keith Oliver of Booz Allan Hamilton in 1982 on Financial Times. NAVIGATE. Basics. Case Studies. Graphics. All Posts. About. Copyright. Privacy. Blogroll.

Getting Inventory Right: Hope with Hype and Recycled Software?

Supply Chain Shaman

In the research for my inventory optimization report, the lowest level of satisfaction with multi-tier inventory optimization is with clients of the SAP inventory solution (previously purchased from SmartOps). The LogicTools product was purchased for $15 million in 2007 by ILOG.

Ooh, Scary Stuff, Kids. Tales from the Supply Chain Crypt.


It was about the norm according to research shared in the World Economic Forum Report. By 2007, after various delays and issues – Walmart changed its RFID strategy. by Teresa Chiykowski Warning: This blog post isn’t for the faint of heart. In fact, I should include a PG-13 rating on it.

Ranking Journals: Academic Journal Guide 2018 (“ABS List”)

SCM Research

Shortly after the publication of the ABS list, Nature has published ten principles to guide research evaluation, which have since become known as the Leiden Manifesto. Many SCM researchers feel that the ABS list undervalues the journals of our discipline.

Nine Myths of S&OP Technology Selection

Supply Chain Shaman

It took me six months to do the research and sixty hours to write the report. When I wrote a summary report at AMR Research in 2007 and 2009, there were two or 6% of the market. Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) is in a renaissance. The reason?

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The expanding scope of procurement analytics: Some initial thoughts


Even today, emerging research finds that managers observe the non-negligible level of inaccuracy in data for physical goods challenges and that such inaccuracy requires time-consuming practices to be corrected. This inter-organizational information flow entails new challenges in procurement analytics: organizational boundaries generate information friction and lowers the visibility of information (Barratt and Oke 2007).

Is A Customer-Centric Strategy the Same as Demand-Driven? Outside-In?

Supply Chain Shaman

A Demand-Driven Value Network as defined by AMR Research in 2007: A network that senses demand with minimal latency to drive a near real-time response to shape and translate demand. We would love to have you participate in our new research study. It was an early morning.

Walmart: 3 Keys to Successful Supply Chain Management any Business Can Follow


That income was generated by more than 4,100 stores and fed by a sprawling supply chain, ranked 14th in 2014 by research and analyst company Gartner. Disclaimer: This research has been done on behalf of the University of San Francisco Online. 17, 2007.

Eight Key Takeaways From FreighTech 2018:TLV


Sven Gailus, Associate Partner from McKinsey, presented actual data from joint research with Google, showing that searches for professional freight search terms, like those related to ocean freight or freight forwarding, have increased 8%-14% every single year.

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Out of Africa

Supply Chain Shaman

I would love to see it evolve into a program of research grants, co-op and student programs, and educational funding. . It started with simple money transfers in 2007 and now includes a range of services. Global multinational companies have a dilemma.

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Sparking a New Conversation: Let’s Build a Network of Networks

Supply Chain Shaman

When I was an analyst at AMR Research in 2007, I tracked thirty. Today’s supply chain is inside-out. Companies wait and process orders. They cannot sense and respond to demand. It is a struggle. The processes are largely batch and out-of-cadence with the markets they serve.

And I thought last year’s Top 25 Supply Chain was a surprise


When I was at AMR Research, the Top 25 just seemed more like the Oscars. Gartner acquires AMR Research. by CJ Wehlage On the bus ride back to the McDowell Marriott after the 2016 Gartner Top 25 Supply Chain event, I plugged my ear phones into my cell and listened to some Pearl Jam.

Building Outside-In Processes

Supply Chain Shaman

For example, in the recession of 2007, DuPont missed the downturn in the market. A critical look at supply chain processes impacting supply chain financial results through the Supply Chains to Admire research. With the completion of each study we share the research results.

Supply Chain Operating Networks Create Supply Chain Rockstars

Talking Logistics

With digital business-to-business (B2B) enhancements, industrial manufacturers can find prospective customers, research new suppliers, alert buyers to shipping delays and foster deeper trading partner relationships.

It Ain’t Easy Being Easy!

Supply Chain Insights

Throughout the entire research and development process, these companies kept their eyes on both the ultimate objective of accurate and productive consumer engagement and the corporate bottom line.

Top 25 Supply Chains Pt. 1: Masters category


As quickly as Apple rose up the ranks to #2 in 2007, there could be changes that force the rankings to adjust. Research in Motion (RIM) – came in at #9 in 2010, went to #4 in 2011, then out of the Top 25.

Will the Downturn Signal an Upturn?

Supply Chain Shaman

I remember December 2007 like yesterday. On my walks to the hotel from the office at AMR Research, I wrapped my scarf tight on my head and fought the brisk harbor winds freezing my face. Volatility. Demand redefined.

An Uneven Road Ahead for Driverless Vehicles

CH Robinson Transportfolio

The concept has come a long way since the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) raised the starter flag in 2004 with its first Urban Challenge, which was part of a program to develop an unmanned combat vehicle. There were subsequent challenges in 2005 and 2007.

Balance and Segmentation – What the Election Can Teach Supply Chain


Source: © 2007 AMR Research, Inc. | Page 5. by CJ Wehlage If you haven’t already, please read Bill Dubois’s blog, “ Latest Polls Show We’ve Lost Faith in Polls ”. Bill speaks to three factors, unpredictability, high randomness and variability.

How Manufacturing in the US Continues to Grow Despite Fears Over Higher Costs, Lower Percentage of GDP & Election-Year Woes


The first recovery was from 2001 to 2007, but it was halted with the Great Recession of 2008. Some of these measures, reports Supply Chain Digest, include the following: Focus on Research and Development – U.S. On July 1, 2016, the Institute for Supply Management announced the manufacturing index rose to 53.2 in June, reports The Chronicle Herald , alluding to a potential increase in overall U.S. GDP, which holds major hopes for the future of manufacturing.

Aya??n?z? yorgan?n?za göre uzat?n… – Cut your coat…

Supply Chain Movement

2007’de TenCate’e önce yurtiçi sonra uluslararas? 2007 y?l?nda Yes, in 2007, in order to increase our research and development capacities, we decided to start our brand called Blackspade. rgiyim imalatç?s? Narkonteks Yönetim Kurulu Ba?kan?

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50 Online Resources for Aspiring Supply Chain Scholars

Supply Chain Opz

Track public policy development on Pew Research Center At Pew Research Center, you can browse the report related to public policy published since 1983. Resource: Pew Research Center 4. Supply chain management is not an easy subject.

Reflections, Thank-you(s) and Rethinking the Future

Supply Chain Shaman

As I presented on Supply Chain 2030, I shared the research on balance sheet performance, and provided the insights on why I believe 90% of organizations failed in the delivery of supply chain excellence at the balance sheet level. As growth slowed post 2007 recession, companies fought back.

Distribution Models in Vietnam: Primary, Secondary, and Last-mile Distribution


Source: Department for Transport [DfT] (2007). According to a research by Datexcorp, transportation costs in last-mile delivery accounts for approximately 28% of the total goods transportation costs [4].

Household Products Industry Stuck in Neutral and Going Backwards

Supply Chain Shaman

However, based on my current research, I can no longer say this. Based on this process evolution, Cisco was one of the first companies to sense the economic downturn of December 2007. Order your copy today to learn more about our research on building the global supply chain.

How Prepared Are You Really? Supply Chain Black Swans


Everyone and their uncle has probably read at least one article, blog, research report, etc. by Alexa Cheater Supply chain risk. It’s a topic that just never seems to go away (nor should it!). on the topic.