Supply Chain Crystal Ball Gazing: Let’s Look Ahead to 2028

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So I’ve decided to indulge my craving by daring to speculate about what the supply chain of 2028 might look like. Instead I’m just drawing on my consulting experience, a little research, and perhaps a tiny bit of imagination to surmise what we might see if we could gaze into a fully functioning crystal ball and view the supply chain environment of 2028. The supply chain talent gap will not be a concern in the supply chain of 2028.

Why Energy Supply Chains are Transitioning to Renewables


Despite the persistance of some strong fundamentals , 2020 may signal the true turning point in the shift to renewable sources for energy companies. ” Other sources agree. In this article: Market factors that are prompting investment in renewables by upstream energy.

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Circular Supply Chain: the Politics of Pollution


Therefore it makes sense to examine alternative sources of less expensive supply such as the residual amounts found in disposed end products. The cost to source and salvage residual components has historically been commercially prohibitive. Current extraction is forecast to exhaust virgin sources for a growing number of raw materials used in many everyday consumer items. To quote an influential industry analyst “ In 2028 the circular economy will be the only economy ”. [i]

2020 Challenges and Solutions for HVAC Distributors


The HVAC industry is already highly competitive and is predicted to grow 13% through 2028. New energy efficiency regulations and standards are set for 2023 regarding certain HVAC systems, making it past time for distributors to start sourcing suppliers and diversifying their product portfolios for the products they’ll need in order to keep up with a new demand. Market Trends for the HVAC Industry. The HVAC industry is unforgiving to distributors who are not on top of their game.

Targeting Generation Z Consumers, Part 2

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Combined those groups will make up roughly 70% of the global population by 2028. 6] Nighat Noor, “ Analysis: Social media video ads are major source to access millenial and Gen Z ,” Digital Information World , 22 January 2019. [7] “If retail was a target-based dart game,” writes Cara Salpini ( @CaraSalpini ),, “then hitting Gen Z would be the bullseye.

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Labor Day 2019

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million jobs that may go unfilled by 2028. He asks, “Aren’t these the same employers that are unable to budget much for training under current OEM source selection practices? To most people, Labor Day represents the end of summer. It’s a time to take one last deep breath of warm air and bask beside the pool in preparation for the colder days ahead. The holiday was established, however, to honor the contributions of working men and women to the American economy.