The Evolving Supply Chain Skills of the Workforce

Material Handling & Logistics

Supply chain management is a career that perfectly matches the skill set of the Millennial generation—if they can be persuaded to pursue it. Now they are not only being asked to give that over to the machines, but they have to learn yet more skills.

Supply Chain Skills for the Future – Developing the Team of Tomorrow

DynaSys

In any area, across domains of activity, from farming to aerospace, cosmetics to mechanics, innovation should be part of the companies’ DNA. During the last few years the rhythm of the digital transformation has increased and it impacts greatly upon the Supply Chain world. Inevitably, the need for Supply Chain players to transform and stay abreast of technology evolutions has consequences on the transformation of in-house practices.

Can the MicroMasters Model Help Address the Supply Chain Skills Shortage Crisis?

Supply Chain @ MIT

A study commissioned by the World Bank calls for a substantial increase in logistics training at all levels to address a global shortage of logistics skills. One response to the need for more innovative educational models is the MicroMasters Credential in Supply […].

How Peapod drives supply chain innovation and efficiency with analytics

AIMMS

It’s an exciting era for retail as companies continue to focus on creating and providing a great experience for their customers, while driving innovation and market share. I spoke with Daniël van Gool, Director of Supply Chain Development at Peapod, a leading U.S.

How Peapod drives supply chain innovation and efficiency with analytics

AIMMS

It’s an exciting era for retail as companies continue to focus on creating and providing a great experience for their customers, while driving innovation and market share. I spoke with Daniël van Gool, Director of Supply Chain Development at Peapod, a leading U.S.

The Digital Supply Chain Transformation

SCM Research

“Accelerating technology and automation are resulting in wholesale transformation of the supply chain profession.” ” This is the key message of EY’s new report, titled Supply Chain: Skills for the Digital Era. Practice Research Digitalization Report Supply Chain Management TrendIt is not long, but definitely a good read.

Takeaways from the 2018 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

Kinaxis

by Dr. Madhav Durbha Supply chain insights from leading industry experts. Supply chain skills in high demand, digital twins, disruptive technologies, and other takeaways from the 2018 Gartner supply chain conference. Disruptive skills in high demand.

Preparing Your Business for the Digital Supply Chain

Oracle SCM

By Mike Mortson , CEO, Supply Chain Game Changer. Supply chain professionals are hiking their spending on supply chain innovation—substantially. How are firms responding to the pace of technology innovation and its impact on their SCM processes? Most supply chain leaders recognize that it’s an incredibly exciting time to be working in the field. The ability to implement a digital supply chain varies widely.

Supply Chain Trends to have on your RADAR

Logility

Supply Chain 2020 will continue collapsing cycles, challenging Supply Chain professionals and taking advantage of exponential technology shifts. What’s on your RADAR for the Supply Chain of 2020? What picture comes to mind when I say “Supply Chain”? The reason for visualizing and vocalizing the Supply Chain as a “Chain” was to illustrate the two competing realities of Supply Chains.

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Supply Chain Trends to have on your RADAR

Logility

Supply Chain 2020 will continue collapsing cycles, challenging Supply Chain professionals and taking advantage of exponential technology shifts. What’s on your RADAR for the Supply Chain of 2020? What picture comes to mind when I say “Supply Chain”? The reason for visualizing and vocalizing the Supply Chain as a “Chain” was to illustrate the two competing realities of Supply Chains.

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Digital supply chain transformation: What was once disruption is now strategy

Kinaxis

The debate over whether technology is required to run supply chains is over. Looking around on day two of the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference in Phoenix, AZ I see evidence of the world’s past innovation everywhere. Innovation is everywhere.

6 Ways Quality Can Strengthen Supply Chain Profitability

Material Handling & Logistics

To thrive in today’s competitive global business environment, manufacturers must have a top-to-bottom quality-oriented approach that infuses innovative thinking into every part of the supply chain in order to deliver world-class performance through products, processes and people.