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Watch: Collaboration 2.0: A Critical Part of the Resilience Recipe

Supply Chain Brain

Mike Jette, vice president of consulting with GEP, defines the term “Collaboration 2.0,” and explains how it differs from earlier concepts of supply chain collaboration

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Supply Chain Convergence in a Disruptive Environment

Supply Chain Brain

A new GEP white paper — Supply Chain Convergence in a Disruptive Environment — breaks down the study and its findings as well as highlights how technology can mend the gap through visibility and collaboration.

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Supply Chain Planning Strategic Playbook

Supply Chain Brain

GEP’s Supply Chain Planning Strategic Playbook can help prioritize the next steps in your mission to improve planning. Here’s your playbook to doing supply chain planning right

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Watch: What Is Supply Chain Resiliency?

Supply Chain Brain

Pramod Gupta, vice president of supply chain consulting with GEP, offers a definition of supply chain resiliency, and explains its importance to organizations today It can be a vague term to employ.

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GEP Spend Category Outlook 2023 Report

What are the risks for procurement in 2023? What should leaders do to deliver value amid uncertainties? Read the GEP Spend Category Outlook 2023 report now to build successful spend management strategies across 22 indirect & direct categories.

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Why Supply Chain Convergence is Critical to Greater Agility and Resilience

Logistics Viewpoints

Alex Zhong is Director of Product Marketing at GEP. At GEP, he leads product marketing for the company’s AI-enabled supply chain solutions. Having an effective supply chain practice has always been a difficult balancing act, even in relatively stable times.

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The Power of the Network: ERP vs. Spend Management

Logistics Viewpoints

Alex Zhong, Director Product Marketing at GEP. Key spend management suppliers include GEP, Coupa, and Jaggaer. The GEP network has 5 million active suppliers and conducts over 10 million transactions, and $300 billion in spend, on an annual basis.

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5 Supply Chain Collaboration Essentials to Mitigate Disruptions

Logistics Viewpoints

Experts from North Carolina State University and GEP conducted a survey on supply chain, procurement and IT leaders to determine their challenges and priorities, focusing on examining gaps in the supply chain. Alex Zhong is Director of Product Marketing at GEP.

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Title: 5 Best Practices to Overcome Scope 3 Emission Reduction Challenges

Logistics Viewpoints

Alex Zhong is Director of Product Marketing at GEP. At GEP, he leads product marketing for the company’s AI-enabled supply chain solutions.

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This Week in Logistics News (December 3 – 9)

Logistics Viewpoints

Join this GEP-ARC Advisory Group webinar — How to Build Resilience Without Losing the Benefits of Just-In-Time Inventory — to learn more about the innovative tools and capabilities GEP and the tech firm employed to manage supply chain disturbances effectively.

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GEP Outlook 2023 Supply Chain and Procurement Report

Uncertainty is looming and the challenges supply chain and procurement leaders have been facing since the pandemic are unlikely to end in 2023. What do leaders need to know? Read the GEP Outlook 2023 report to navigate what lies ahead.

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Editor’s Choice: Aluminum Can Shortage Defines a New Normal for Food Packaging

Logistics Viewpoints

This article is from Chetan Chaudhari at GEP and examines the ongoing aluminum can shortage. Note: Today’s post is part of our “ Editor’s Choice ” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide supply chain insights and advice.

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Editor’s Choice: What Does the SEC’s Climate Disclosure Proposal Mean for Supply Chains?

Logistics Viewpoints

This article is from GEP and look at the impact of the SEC’s climate disclosure proposal. Note: Today’s post is part of our “ Editor’s Choice ” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide supply chain insights and advice.

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Editor’s Choice: How the EV Boom is the Oil & Gas Market

Logistics Viewpoints

This article is from GEP and look at the impact of EV boom on the oil & gas market. Note: Today’s post is part of our “ Editor’s Choice ” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide supply chain insights and advice.

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A Radical New Way to Think About Supply Chain Management

Logistics Viewpoints

SCCN suppliers like Emerge, GEP, and Coupa provide good network visibility to procurement; solutions from FourKites and project44 provide visibility to shipments; and solutions from Interos or Eversteam Analytics provide visibility to new risks in almost real time.

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Transforming Supply Chains for Higher Performance and Resiliency

Today, just 8% of companies have the digital maturity required to achieve resilience and mitigate supply chain disruptions, as per a new HBR Analytic Services - GEP study. What can enterprises do to accelerate digital transformation? Read the full report now to find out!

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Are Procurement and Logistics Executives Aligned When Faced with Current Supply Chain Challenges?

NC State SCRC

Procurement and supply chain executives are on the “same team” – and in general, a recent study conducted by the SCRC and GEP suggests that there is strong alignment between the two functions when it comes to prioritizing lower risks and reducing uncertainty in supply chains.

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5 Reasons why eAuctions Drive Better Savings

SCMDOJO

Using a unified platform, organize the processes of proposal gathering, vendor selection, bid comparisons, approval procedure, transactions, financing, and transportation tracking and management (Gep, 2021). . Thank You | GEP.

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Procurement and supply chain executives are struggling in the current environment of high inflation and missed deliveries.

NC State SCRC

A new study that the SCRC published with GEP examines the increasing pressure that supply chain executives are getting when it comes to responding to supply chain disruptions.

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What’s In Store for New-Age Digital Retail Supply Chains?

ThroughPut

The pandemic has catalyzed supply chain transformation for many global retail enterprises.

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Is Digital Procurement Transformation Delivering on the Promise?

Is your digital transformation working, or is it still a work in progress? Download this report, from a GEP-sponsored survey from ISM, to check your performance and see how your peers are reaching their transformation goals.

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What’s In Store for New-Age Digital Retail Supply Chains?

ThroughPut

The pandemic has catalyzed supply chain transformation for many global retail enterprises.

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Catalog Management Systems market trends

Vinculum

and GEP. According to Market sand Markets, the global catalog management systems market is likely to grow to USD 1,190.0 million by 2023, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 7.0% during the forecast period.

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A List of Must Read Procurement White Papers

Claritum

GEP – Michael Kushner. Claritum Article - Procurement Blog. We’ve compiled a list of some of the best must read procurement white papers and analyst reports (in no particular order of importance or preference) covering a variety of topics such as supply chain management, tail spend and the future and digitization of procurement.  The Digital Supply Network. A new paradigm for Supply Chain Management.

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Are We Witnessing the Final Death of ERP?

Requis

In this article: ERP (enterprise resource planning) systems were designed for the business landscape 30 years ago. They’ve had trouble adapting to the digitally interconnected world we’re familiar with now. Enterprise software as a concept is dead.

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Just in Time vs. Just in Case: What’s the Way Forward for Supply Chains?

Just-in-time supply chains worked just fine — until they didn’t. Is more inventory the answer? It’s not a binary solution. Read this latest GEP paper to learn how enterprises can ensure adequate supplies without running excess inventory.

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Procurement Game Changer

CormSquare

The procurement software, such as SMART by GEP, allows executives to work on the go while sharing the necessary information, which is a need for effective decision-making. Procurement technology has seen a lot of changes right from its inception. From simple spreadsheets and e-auction tools a decade ago to the end-to-end procurement platforms of today – the software has become more powerful, proficient and competent.

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Procurement Technology Review of EC eSourcing and EC Optimize

EC Sourcing Group

Sourcing suites include the likes of Coupa and GEP, which cater to end to end sourcing activities. Review of Procurement and Sourcing Technology Tools from EC Sourcing Group. FROM GUEST BLOGGER, KUMAR KANNEN at Procural www.procuralservices.com.

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Lessons from the Latest Forrester Wave Reports

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This is most pronounced in the Gartner reports, where Ivalua, SAP Ariba, GEP and Jaggaer appear as leaders in both the P2P and SSAS Magic Quadrants. Alex Saric, CMO, Ivalua. This month Forrester published 2 major Wave reports, which together span the full Source-to-Pay process.

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How to ride the Source to Pay Wave? 4 Lessons you can learn from Forrester

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This is most pronounced in the Gartner reports, where Ivalua, SAP Ariba, GEP and Jaggaer appear as leaders in both the P2P and SSAS Magic Quadrants. Alex Saric, CMO, Ivalua. Last year Forrester published 2 major Wave reports, which together span the full Source-to-Pay process.

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Rethinking Supply Chain Risk: New Threats Demand New Tools and Strategies

Companies like Bayer AG and Akamai coped with recent supply chain disruptions much better than their peers. What did they do differently? Read this new HBR – GEP report on new tools and strategies to mitigate supply chain risk.