Reduce Costs: Invest In Talent

Supply Chain Shaman

There is a cohort in the Americas, Europe and Asia. We want to build a guiding coalition to rethink supply chain processes and prepare organizations for Supply Chain 2030. In manufacturing-based companies, 70-80% of costs are in the processes of source, make and deliver.

From Greater Production Traceability to Combating Biodiversity Loss and Meeting UN Sustainable Development Goal 15

EcoVadis

This is why one of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), SDG 15 is committed to protecting, restoring and promoting “sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably managed forests, combating desertification reversing land degradation and halting biodiversity loss” by 2030.

Globalization? Or Globaloney?

Supply Chain Insights

On his twitter feed this week he dropped the stats that “While Asia will have over half of worlds megacities (city >10m ppl) by 2030, Africa’s urbanization is skyrocketing” and “Of 8,000 British companies, 96% had no foreign-lang speakers.

Global 205

Pilot shortages: The right support to make the right decisions

Quintiq

Asia’s airlines will need approximately 230,000 pilots by 2030 and will have to train approximately 14,000 people annually to meet that demand. The world needs more pilots.

EcoVadis Scientific Committee Reviews Sustainability Milestones, Outlooks and Challenges

EcoVadis

There are multiple international and European initiatives looking to curb carbon emissions, including the Paris Agreements and European Council’s commitment to a 40 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030.

Trends 2019: Let the Prediction Season Begin

Enterra Insights

Weller observes, “A combination of widespread aging, falling fertility, and urbanization will lead to a dramatically different world in 2030. And, the World Economic Forum estimates that the global cost of chronic diseases — driven largely by aging populations — will total US$47 trillion between 2010 and 2030. Weller observes, “Developing countries in Asia will become more prominent world powers compared to North American and European nations.

Trends 100

Top 10 Supply Chain Innovations of 2018

Material Handling & Logistics

The retail giant plans to take out 50 million metric tons (MMT) by 2030, which is equivalent to the emissions associated with the average annual electricity consumption of 40 million Chinese households. We salute the year’s top advancements in supply chain technology and processes.

Digitization in the Automotive Supply Chain: A Potential, Game-Changing Transition

Elementum

This transition will see cars becoming an element of a connected living solution by 2030. Next up: Amazon vs. Alibaba: A Battle for Southeast Asia

Global electric vehicle demand drives scramble for fresh supplies of vital metals

EFT

Investment bank Goldman Sachs predicts that sales of batteries to power EVs will rise from under $10 billion to $60 billion by 2030, which will require that the global availability of battery metals expands to meet swelling demand.

Shipping Prospects Heat Up in the Arctic

Elementum

Many studies now predict that the thick sheets of ice which prevented ships from passing through in the past will thaw by the year 2030. Warmer temperatures brought on by climate change are transforming topographies around the world, giving rise to profound consequences.

Shipping Prospects Heat Up in the Arctic

Elementum

Many studies now predict that the thick sheets of ice which prevented ships from passing through in the past will thaw by the year 2030. Shorter, more direct routes between Asia and ports in Europe and eastern North America would mean faster trips, reduced shipping costs, and fewer greenhouse gas emissions per trip. Warmer temperatures brought on by climate change are transforming topographies around the world, giving rise to profound consequences.

Outlook on U.S. Exports: Forecasting the “Perfect Storm” or Something Else?

Transportfolio

Other commodities, such as textiles and glass, will remain in demand to Southeast Asia and Middle Eastern countries with heavy construction projects underway. export growth between now and 2030. Outlook on U.S. Exports – Forecasting the “perfect storm” or something else? Transportfolio.

Think Differently. Drive New Outcomes. Let Us Help You Build A Guiding Coalition.

Supply Chain Insights

By 2030, companies will be short 20% of employees at the senior manager and director level. Summer is ending. 2018 is right around the corner. Is it time to start to plan the new year? Forge a strategy? Engage employees?