Reduce Costs: Invest In Talent

Supply Chain Shaman

In manufacturing-based companies, 70-80% of costs are in the processes of source, make and deliver. While the practices of finance are over 200 years old, in contrast, supply chain as a cross-functional practice (the combination of make, source and deliver) was recently defined in 1982.

Four Strategies To Deploy As Supply Chain Hits Main Street

Supply Chain Shaman

Trade-offs between source, make, and deliver are possible in the strategic horizon of planning, but not in shorter time durations. For more on Supply Chain Excellence, and which compan ies are doing well, join our Supply Chains to Admire Webinar. May was a conference month.

If Only There Were More Choices

Supply Chain Shaman

In contrast, when we look at the evolution of technologies for 2030, we see a very different view. Shifts in Technology for Supply Chain 2030. The supply chain technology market is in transition.

What Is The Mission?

Supply Chain Shaman

These balanced metrics overlay the functions of source, make and deliver. Register for the webinar using this link. (We We do monthly complimentary webinars and record them and share them on Linkedin.). Imagine Supply Chain 2030. The focus is on Imagining Supply Chain 2030. At the event, technologists and business leaders work shoulder-to-shoulder to Imagine Supply Chain 2030. Daily I see one. You probably also have them in your mail. What is it?

Tackling the Unknown: Trying to Figure Out New Forms of Analytics

Supply Chain Shaman

Cloud and open source analytics are fueling new markets giving rise of new software providers in analytics with names like Board, Cloudera, EveryAngle, Enterra Solutions, FusionOps, Halo, Qlik, Spotfire, Transvoyant, Trifecta, and Trufa. Economic Vision of Supply Chain 2030.

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

Supply Chain Shaman

The network senses, translates, and orchestrates market changes (buy- and sell-side markets) bidirectionally with near real-time data to align sell, deliver, make and sourcing organizations outside-in. Economic Vision of Supply Chain 2030. Supply Chain 2030.

No Easter Bunny?

Supply Chain Shaman

High-velocity or streaming data requires different architectures built on non-relational, cloud-based architectures using open source tools like Apache Spark. source Moody’s). Gain insights and learn from our webinars. The overarching theme is to Imagine Supply Chain 2030.