The ‘Rights’ and ‘Mores’ of Supply Chain Execution

Talking Logistics

Gary Barraco, Director of Global Product Marketing at Amber Road , discusses the following questions and more in this timely and informative episode: What are the six “rights” of supply chain execution? What are the benefits of creating a consumer-centric digital supply chain?

Getting to the Core of Supply Chain Execution Convergence

Talking Logistics

In a guest commentary last November, Evan Puzey, CMO at Kewill, wrote: “Many supply chain players are still not operating on interconnected systems, or using a common end-to-end process to connect all of their partners. Is it at the core of supply chain execution convergence?

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Supply Chain Execution Convergence: Two Factors Driving the Need for Convergence

Logistics Viewpoints

Supply chain execution convergence is a hot topic these days. Organizations need to evaluate their overall supply chain approach and to consider how supply chain execution convergence can get them to the next […].

5 Greatest Books for Supply Chain Executives

Supply Chain Opz

Previously I''ve covered about the classic and new supply chain management books that SCM professionals should check out. In this article, I will show you top 5 books that every supply chain executive should have on their bookshelf. Data Collection Since most top executives need to manage their time effectively, the format of the book is very important. Check out 10 greatest books on Supply Chain Management

Post-COVID Supply Chain Planning: Steps to Take Now for Rapid Recovery

Speaker: Dave Food, Strategy Director at Prophetic Technology

Supply Chain Executives need to empower their teams to navigate through and beyond the impact of COVID-19 with powerful insights and integrated supply chain networks so that real-time change can be quickly responded to and organizations can come out of this leading from the front. Join this webinar with Dave Food, Strategy Director, Prophetic Technology, who will provide insights into planning for a post-COVID world.

Seamless Supply Chain Execution

Supply Chain Movement

Your global supply chain is complex, dispersed and multi-faceted, yet your ability to manage it effectively is critical to the success of your business operations. Do you have full visibility and control of your global logistics network for multimodal transport and storage?

Mindmap for Supply Chain Execution 24/7

Supply Chain Movement

Such huge pressure on sales is also dragging the supply chain department(s) towards an ever-higher service level. Mindmap Supply Chain Execution 24/7. To ensure successful supply chain execution, the company must take these external developments into account: Plan.

Take Five: Quick Takeaways from the Gartner EMEA Supply Chain Executive Conference

ToolsGroup

Back home today after a fantastic trip to Spain including the Gartner EMEA Supply Chain Executive Conference. It feels like a tipping point is near, and it’s an exciting time to be in supply chain. Winners are making supply chain complexity work to their advantage.

The “5 Whys” Technique: Questions for Supply Chain Executives to Ask

Talking Logistics

On my flight home yesterday, I recalled the 5 Whys technique and wondered if there were a set of Why questions supply chain and logistics should ask themselves to solve long-existing problems and drive continuous improvement. Why is there so much complexity in our supply chain?

Supply Chain Execution Convergence: Rethinking, Redesigning, and Re-evaluating the Traditional Supply Chain

Talking Logistics

Supply chain execution convergence is a topic that has been gaining in popularity. Rethinking the Traditional Supply Chain. In 2009, the term supply chain execution convergence emerged as a way to describe the next generation of supply chains.

Digital supply chains, AI, Blockchain and the future of work – Insights from the Gartner supply chain executive conference

Kinaxis

by Dr. Madhav Durbha The 2017 Gartner supply chain executive conference took place at the O2-Intercontinental Hotel in London on September 20 th and 21 st. Based on how Schneider plans, delivers and executes, the following five supply chain models were defined: a.

Kewill Supply Chain Execution Summit 2014

Supply Chain Movement

Kewill Supply Chain Execution Summit 2014. Kewill Supply Chain Execution Summit 2014, Frankfurt. The Supply Chain Execution Summit offers an actual program on current issues and developments related to the customs and logistics sector as well as best-practice presentations. Events Frankfurt Kewil Maritim hotel Summit supply chain execution Datum: 13 November 2014.

Tariffs and Trade War: What Should Supply Chain Executives Do?

Talking Logistics

It’s not like there aren’t already enough risks and disruptive forces in supply chains and logistics. Why should supply chain executives care about these threats? Those are some of the questions I explored with Toby Brzoznowski, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer at LLamasoft , in a recent episode of Talking Logistics. Supply chains today are very complex and global, with suppliers and customers in many countries,” explained Toby. “As

Gartner Supply Chain Executive Roundtable

Supply Chain Movement

Gartner Supply Chain Executive Roundtable – Presentation, Discussion and Peer Networking. Improving Your Supply Chain Logistics To Drive Increased Performance. Who should attend: COO’s, CSCO’s, Supply Chain Directors and Leaders in Logistics.

Great Advice for Young Professionals from Supply Chain Executives

Talking Logistics

Earlier this year, I launched Talking Logistics , a weekly online video talk show where I interview thought leaders and newsmakers in the supply chain and logistics industry. One of my goals was provide students and young professionals with an interactive platform to engage and network with industry executives. Kevin O’Meara : Be as quantitative as you can – the more you can do the mathematics of supply chain, the more you’ll understand it.

Highlights from Gartner’s Supply Chain Executive Conference 2015

AIMMS

This month, I had the pleasure of attending Gartner’s Supply Chain Executive Conference in Phoenix. The theme of the event was “ The Art of Supply Chain: Creative Solutions for the Next Generation.” Its agenda included over 60 sessions covering the full spectrum of supply chain—from strategy and planning to distribution and logistics. Logistics’ next frontier. Logistics is the conference’s fastest growing theme.

How Cloud-Based Technologies Transform Supply Chain Execution

BluJay Solutions

Many supply chain players are still not operating on inter-connected systems, or using a common end-to-end process to connect all of their partners. eBook: Building a Business Case for Supply Chain Execution in the Cloud. Cloud-based supply chain execution blogs.

7 Must-Attend Sessions at The Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

Arkieva

Last year we created the 2017 Gartner Supply Chain Conference list of Must-Attend Sessions. To continue along that tradition, here is the list of Must-Attend sessions at the Gartner Supply Chain Conference this year.

A Blueprint for Supply Chain Execution Convergence

BluJay Solutions

Supply chain execution convergence has really emerged as a trending topic among logistics professionals, yet it remains a concept that’s hard for some to wrap their heads around. That means better visibility across the entire supply chain, which lies at the heart of SCEC.

Big expectations: Looking forward to the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 2014

DELMIA Quintiq

There is a certain excitement in the air each year just before the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 2014. Will last year’s common supply chain visibility issue still be on people’s minds? Is the focus going to be on having a fully integrated supply chain?

Visibility and Its Importance in Supply Chain Execution Convergence

BluJay Solutions

Kewill CMO Evan Puzey spoke at the Gartner Supply Chain Summit in May about Supply Chain Convergence in the enterprise. The following is a high-level recap of his presentation “Successful Supply Chains are Converging around their TMS – is Yours?”.

A Critical Goal for Supply Chain Executives: Developing a Workforce That Cares

Talking Logistics

In recent years, there’s been plenty of conversation about there being a talent shortage in supply chain management, which has prompted companies to focus more attention on their recruitment, training, and retention practices. Live Episode: Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 12:00 pm ET.

What’s at the Core of Supply Chain Execution Convergence?

BluJay Solutions

Supply chain execution convergence is a topic that has been gaining in popularity, causing shippers to wonder how they can implement it from a technology standpoint and what, if any, ripple effect it will have throughout the enterprise. What is supply chain execution convergence?

Körber bolsters supply chain execution in LATAM with Otimis

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

The Körber Group continues to invest in its Business Area Logistics Systems, acquiring a majority stake in Brazil-based Otimis Ltda. The supply chain management software and consulting company grows and strengthens warehousing and logistics operations for customers across the globe. The acquisition became effective as of December 18, 2019

The Value of a Supply Chain Executive Education

Supply Chain 24/7

Executive-level supply chain positions have gained both prominence and importance for today’s global companies, and to support this trend, universities, colleges, professional organizations, and training firms have enhanced their supply chain and logistics programs to help executives stay current on supply chain trends.

Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 2017: A Review

Oracle SCM

The past few weeks have seen several different conferences in Supply Chain but the stand out last week was certainly the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference (GSCES) in London. What that signifies is that what supply chains need most is plasticity.

How to Build a Business Case for Cloud-based Supply Chain Execution

BluJay Solutions

In the past, investing in a supply chain execution (SCE) system meant a commitment to an enterprise installation, extensive integration and ongoing IT maintenance. Download our eBook – Building a Business Case for Supply Chain Execution in the Cloud.

Reflection on the Gartner North American Supply Chain Executive Conference

Elementum

As a recovering supply chain executive, now academic instructor, I am afforded the opportunity to talk to supply chain practitioners, technologists, and thought leaders to better understand how change is affecting business and the supply chain.

Delivery Logistics: Why Final Mile Is Where It Comes to a Head

Cerasis

Maintaining proper controls in freight within the final mile has always been a top concern for supply chain executives. Failures within the final mile delivery logistics are both the most visible to consumers and poorly visible to supply chain leaders.

ToolsGroup to Highlight Service-Driven Supply Chain Planning at Gartner EMEA Supply Chain Executive Conference 2019

ToolsGroup

BOSTON, June 11, 2019 – ToolsGroup, a global leader in supply chain planning software, today shared details of its participation in the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference, taking place June 17-19 in Barcelona.

AMI Selects BluJay as Strategic Partner for Supply Chain Execution Technology

BluJay Solutions

Manchester, UK and Edinburgh, UK – 1 July 2019 – BluJay Solutions , a leading provider of supply chain software and services powered by the world’s first Global Trade Network , and Air Menzies International (AMI) , a provider of air freight and express services to the forwarding market, today announce that AMI will deploy BluJay’s software across its global operations.

Top Talking Logistics Posts & Episodes (Q2 2015)

Talking Logistics

Thanks to all of you — our readers, social media followers, and sponsors — we’re having a great year at Talking Logistics (pageviews are up 90 percent year to date compared to the same period in 2014 and we have more than 33,000 followers on LinkedIn), and we have many more great episodes, posts, and other content planned for this year and beyond. Netflix Developing Original Series About Logistics Called “D is for Drones”.

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Measuring the Value of Supply Chain Executive Education

Supply Chain 24/7

Universities and colleges have enhanced their supply chain and logistics degree programs; organizations like APICS and the Institute for Supply Management have expanded their certification programs; and training firms offer myriad options to help executives stay current on supply chain trends

47% of supply chain executives still rely on Excel says survey

EFT

Despite businesses in the supply chain beginning to recognise this potential, there is still massive gaps in adoption. At the same time, the ability to analyze Big Data, automate forecasting and deliver actionable alerts are considered important supply chain capabilities.

Take Five: Quick Takeaways from the Gartner EMEA Supply Chain Executive Conference

ToolsGroup

Back home today after a fantastic trip to Spain including the Gartner EMEA Supply Chain Executive Conference. It feels like a tipping point is near, and it’s an exciting time to be in supply chain. Winners are making supply chain complexity work to their advantage.

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