Yowza! A Nine-Step Decision Process to Help Guide Supply Chain Planning Selection

Supply Chain Shaman

The choices in 2022 will be radically different from 2018. If you need forecasting and inventory optimization consider Gains Systems, John Galt, and ToolsGroup. Supply Chain Analytics. Yowza: Excitement or approval. Get a cup of coffee. This is a long post. <Bear

[INFOGRAPHIC] Industry 4.0: Powered by the Internet of Things & Digital Manufacturing


Companies will be able to do predictive maintenance to reduce downtime, better manage their inventories, and also to become more flexible and responsive to changes in market conditions.

Why Blockchain Within The Supply Chain Makes Perfect Sense


This newfound visibility allows participants in a supply chain to proactively optimize components of their processes (like inventory management, staffing decisions, and a thousand more) to support an efficient and agile product path. Democratizing purchase orders or predictive analytical data such as Point of Sale information can dramatically improve demand visibility, while reducing the negative consequences of poor forecasting such as the Bullwhip Effect.

The Internet of Things is over 30 Years Old and still in Its Infancy

Enterra Insights

Other benefits include inventory tracking, product tracking, process improvement, and optimization. sensors, connectivity, and analytics), analytics and insights provide the real value. “Currently,” he writes, “there are approximately 10 billion connected devices, with the number reaching 20 billion in 2020, 29 billion to 42 billion in 2022, and 75 billion in 2025. ”[5] Analytics turn the IoT into the intelligent IoT.

3 Reasons Why the Pharma Supply Chain is Ripe for Digital Transformation

Aera Technology

percent CAGR through 2022. By placing “sensors” throughout its supply chain that gather data about inventory distribution practices and availability for every SKU, Merck has end-to-end visibility.

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