Lead by Example

Supply Chain Nation

She’s a huge proponent of leading by example and in her new leadership role at JDA keeps this in mind in everything that she does. The first is “the world is changed by your example, not your opinion.” I live by this – leading by example.

4 Top Prescriptive Analytics Examples in Wood Products Manufacturing

River Logic

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An Example of Outstanding Change Management

ToolsGroup

One of the best examples I have seen of highly successful change management was presented by Tina Jalap from the Swedish pharmacy chain Kronans Apotek. Some examples: Q: If a customer asks for a product that we don’t have, how will the system know that there is a demand?

Examples of How Supplier Quality Management System Implementations Pay Off

Cerasis

We conclude our series on supplier quality management (SQM) today with a look at some case studies and examples of benefits derived from the application of a supplier quality management system. Examples and Case Studies from the Implementation of a Supplier Quality Management System.

Top 5 Barriers to Supply Chain Network Design Adoption and How to Overcome Them

Speaker: Brian Dooley, Director SC Navigator, AIMMS, and Paul van Nierop, Supply Chain Planning Specialist, AIMMS

Want to build your internal capability, reduce costs and make better decisions? It's easier than you think. This on-demand webinar shares research findings from Supply Chain Insights, including the top 5 obstacles that bog you down when trying to improve your network design efforts.

Use of Blockchain in Supply Chain & Logistics: Looking to Examples Across Industries for Better Understanding

Cerasis

Examples of Real-World Use of Blockchain in Supply Chain & Logistics Some examples of application and use of blockchain in supply chain and logistics, reports DHL , include: Citizen Services – Blockchain technology can be used to verify the identity of individuals, and it is already in use by ID2020, helping those without access to a physical form of identification to verify their identity. The days of managing supply chains through databases and changing information are over.

Supply Chains to Admire – Technology Computer Hardware Calculation Example

Supply Chain Insights

After doing a deep dive into the Household Products (Nondurable) industry segment to show why Proctor & Gamble did not make the Supply Chains to Admire TM winner list, I wanted to show an example calculation for a company that made the winner list.

Supply Chains to Admire Household Nondurables Calculation Example

Supply Chain Insights

If you’re like me, you might see a long report online and skip past the details to get to the good stuff – the results. When the Supply Chains to Admire TM report came out last week, I scrolled right to the winners.

Five Decision Support System Examples You Need to Know

River Logic

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Chipotle: The Latest Example of Why Supply Chain Risk Management Matters

Talking Logistics

This is yet another example of how past performance is no guarantee of future success , of how companies cannot succeed anymore despite having all sorts of inefficient practices in place, including having poor visibility and control of their supply chains.

Building AI to Unlearn Bias in Recruiting

Let’s take some examples of bias challenges in AI. Building AI to Unlearn Bias in. Recruiting How to use AI and machine learning to ensure diversity in the. workforce By the creators of AllyO, the end-to-end AI recruiter www.allyo.com hello@allyo.com Bias is a problem we.

Lighthouse Factories Are Shining Examples for Supply Chains Everywhere

APICS

Last year, the World Economic Forum vetted 1,000 manufacturers, eventually selecting the “lighthouses.” These advanced factories weather the storm with quick-thinking teams, the fastest shop-floor innovation and effective maximization of fourth-industrial-revolution technologies

5 Examples of an Efficient Transportation Management System

4WL Consulting

With the rising cost of transportation, companies are desperately vying to look for an efficient systems and processes that make their teams more productive.

Apple: A Sustainable Example for Supply Chains

APICS

Supply chain transparency is becoming more important to business leaders and consumers, both of whom increasingly are concerned about working conditions, human rights, and environmental preservation.

10 Prescriptive Analytics Examples for the Food and Beverage Industry

River Logic

Supply Chain Differentiation: Background, Concept and Examples

Supply Chain 24/7

The purpose of this paper is to provide new evidence in the field of supply chain differentiation, and aims to combine insights of supply chain management with the service dominant logic to connect fundamental customer requirements with supply chain decision-making

Amazing Examples of 3D Printing Technology!

Supply Chain Game Changer

From a small spider bug in harry potter to the giant ship of Jack Sparrow, we have seen a plethora of examples of this amazing technology. The post Amazing Examples of 3D Printing Technology! Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Apple’s Sapphire Supplier: A Textbook Example of Supplier Relationships Gone Bad

Supply Chain View from the Field

For example, Apple might want us to increase 100 production lines, but we would only add 50 to 60 gradually.”. Today’s breaking Wall Street Journal article provides a great case study on the impacts of not proprerly managing contractual supplier relationships. First consider the type of supply arrangement this represented. This was an important and emerging new technology, one that would produce manufactured sapphire to cover the face of all of Apple’s new iphone products.

Two Simple Examples to Help You Understand How Supply Chain Optimization Algorithms Work.

Arkieva

I’ll dive deeper into the concepts of supply chain optimization and show examples of when it’s ideal to optimize and when it’s less ideal. Two Simple Examples to Help You Understand How Supply Chain Optimization Algorithms Work. I work with clients that utilize our supply chain optimization software to maximize their resources. In my upcoming webinar “Should I Optimize My Supply Chain Planning?”

An Example of When Optimization Is Helpful in Supply or Central Planning

Arkieva

Use this example as a starting point to understand the different optimization methods, and when optimization is helpful in supply or central planning. An Example of When Optimization Is Helpful in Supply or Central Planning was first posted on April 11, 2018 at 1:25 pm. ©2017 ©2017 " Supply Chain Link Blog - Arkieva " Use of this feed is for personal non-commercial use only.

Specialized Order Fulfillment: 3 Examples

Saddle Creek Logistic Services

For example, a subscription box company may need to send millions of orders to hit a shared drop date, a direct seller may need a network of locations to reach its consultants quickly and cost effectively, while an omnichannel merchant is likely to. Order fulfillment is not one-size-fits all.

Coronavirus a Substantial Supply Chain Interruption – The Importance of Digital Supply Chain

Arkieva

The tragic outbreak of the Coronavirus has again demonstrated the need for ever vigilant health care services and fast response.

The Best of Shopify Websites: 7 Examples of Great Stores

ShipBob

Spending time on fulfillment-related tasks instead of focusing on business development, for example, can prevent you from scaling your business to its full potential. The post The Best of Shopify Websites: 7 Examples of Great Stores appeared first on ShipBob.

Probabilistic Forecasting and Confidence Intervals

Arkieva

Historically, most of the key planning and computational activities (models, time series, machine learning, and other analytics) that support extended supply chain management (SCM) are “deterministic models”.

3 Things Good, Lean Visuals Have In Common & Mieruka: The Four Different Types of Visuals with Examples

Cerasis

To find out more information about the examples in this post, please visit Magnatag Visible Systems website. Mieruka : The Four Different Types of Lean Visuals with Examples. Each section will soon provide links to more examples used within Toyota.

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A Model Example

APICS

In “Apollo 13,” NASA ground engineers create a replica of a system of parts currently in outer space to save the astronauts from carbon dioxide poisoning. Though there was nothing particularly digital about this endeavor, it was a clear precursor to current digital twin technology

How Can What-If Scenario Planning Help Plan for Brexit?

Arkieva

In my previous blog, I addressed how what-if analysis can help supply chains when faced with uncertainty. This blog is an attempt to delve into some specific what-if scenarios that could arise due to Brexit. How Can What-If Scenario Planning Help Plan for Brexit?

Portfolio Pruning for Product Managers

Arkieva

Memoirs of a Black Belt brand portfolio analysis brand portfolio examples brand portfolio management brand portfolio strategy definition brand portfolio strategy examples how to manage brand portfolio product line pruning examples what is product line pruningDo others challenge your expanding portfolio or complicated offering? Need a portfolio pruning process or policy to keep a manageable inventory? Want to take the drama out of keeping or deleting products?

New W.E.F. Study & Case Examples: A Blueprint For Sustainable Supply Chain

EcoVadis

Also, EcoVadis congratulates our clients including Nestle, Henkel, Nokia, Bayer Healthcare, and Coca-Cola who contributed many of the case examples used in the study. For example: Revenue uplift of 5-20%; Supply chain cost reduction of 9-16%. For example, the EcoVadis study found that cost savings average 0.05% of revenue (up to 6 times payback), risk reduction (primarily in protection from supply disruptions and brand damage), an average return of 0.7%

Using UGC on Your eCommerce Store’s Social Media + 3 Examples

TradeGecko

Guest post by G2 Making use of user-generated content (UGC) for your store makes sense. After all, your paying customers are providing you with free content. As with everything, there’s a right way to do it and there are obvious mistakes to avoid.

Great Customer Service Example from Bangkok

Logistics Bureau

Here is a great example of outstanding customer service in Bangkok. Think about your own customer service and how you can rejiggle your service to really meet and exceed your customer expectations. Watch the full video below. Subscribe to our Youtube Channel. Best Regards, Rob O’Byrne.

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective 3PLs

The Logistics of Logistics

Most Popular Posts Transportation 3PL communication 3PL continuous improvement 3PL culture 3PL evaluation 3pl kpi examples 3PL measurement 3PL people 3PL performance 3PL process evaluating 3PL evaluating a 3pl habits of 3PLs highly effective 3PLs Joe Lynch kpi logistik logistics metrics examples strategic vs. transactional shippers The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Shippers The Logistics of Logistics

Transportation Management Done Right: 3 Examples to Learn From

PLS Logistics

There are an array of challenges when it comes to successfully applying an outsourced transportation management strategy. Companies want to make freight moves as efficient as possible, which means centralized systems, qualified carriers, managed schedules and visibility. Realizing opportunities for transportation efficiency starts with identifying challenges. Below, we examine different challenges from 3 companies and how PLS solutions created and maintain notable results.

Data Science | Analytics Basics: The Difference Between Quantitative and Qualitative Data

Arkieva

In this blog, you will learn some basic guidelines to determine if the data is quantitative or qualitative with a focus on. Data Science | Analytics Basics: The Difference Between Quantitative and Qualitative Data was first posted on January 29, 2020 at 7:25 am. ©2017

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Thieves in the Temple – Errors in the Planning-Execution System

Arkieva

Demand Planning Memoirs of a Black Belt causes of human error common mistakes in project management error of execution example human error examples knowledge based mistakes types of human error at workplaceHere’s a quick look at how to identify and fix errors in planning execution systems. Thieves in the Temple – Errors in the Planning-Execution System was first posted on December 4, 2018 at 8:23 am. ©2017