Supply Chain Talent: Our Take on Deloitte’s Survey Report (part 1)

Demand Solutions

It’s an excerpt from “Supply Chain Talent of the Future,” Deloitte’s report on their third annual supply chain survey. This year’s survey focused on the readiness of today’s workforces to deal with tomorrow’s supply chain challenges. Two metrics.

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Last Mile Metrics: 11 Metrics to Measure in Last Mile Logistics

Cerasis

Using technology to improve last mile metrics is essential to driving last mile costs down, but how do shippers know if the technology is helping or hurting? Essentially, shippers need to track these 11 metrics. On-Time Deliveries Are King of Last Mile Metrics.

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Survey: How to benefit from electronic invoicing

SupplyOn

A scientific survey details the positive effects of electronic invoicing for the invoice’s issuer and the recipient Despite all the buzz over catchwords like Industry 4.0, To gain a clearer picture on the real effects of e-invoicing, we conducted a scientific survey. On an international scale, we see that the country of origin or region of a company surely influences its financial processes and all related metrics.

Reducing Survey Fatigue with Smart & Scalable Supply Chain CSR Solutions

EcoVadis

In the recently released EcoVadis/HEC Sustainable Procurement Barometer , 97% of organizations surveyed consider sustainable procurement important or critically important. In other words, the survey is either incomplete or asking for unnecessary information.

Supply Chain Talent: Our Take on Deloitte’s Survey Report (part 1)

Demand Solutions

It’s an excerpt from “Supply Chain Talent of the Future,” Deloitte’s report on their third annual supply chain survey. This year’s survey focused on the readiness of today’s workforces to deal with tomorrow’s supply chain challenges.

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Measuring Up?

Supply Chain Shaman

The supply chain is a complex system with finite, and non-linear relationships between supply chain metrics that drive balance sheet results. We find that companies can improve one, but not two of the metrics. Teams struggle to drive improvement in both metrics at the same time.

Syndicated Data for CPGs

SupplyPike

This can be collected from surveys or household items that track shopping habits. Category Consistency: Application of OVT does away with almost 20% discrepancy between a category advisor’s custom hierarchy metrics and Walmart’s parameters of performance.

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New Survey Says Alignment of Supply Chain and Business Strategies Is Critical to Success

Creating Supply Chain Excellence

According to a recent survey by Tompkins Supply Chain Consortium, nearly 80 percent of participants agree. From a global view, survey participants from North America believe their supply chains are of greater value to their companies than do the rest of the world.

Let’s Fail Forward….

Supply Chain Shaman

The survey will be open for four more days. Metrics Matter. Most organizations are far more comfortable with functional than corporate metrics. Functions within the organization struggle for alignment and functional metrics are more clearly understood.

Public Markets Reward Supply Chain Alignment

Supply Chain Shaman

The relationship between corporate financial performance and supply chain metrics was complex; and in my first attempts, I was unable to derive a correlation. I wanted to better understand which metrics truly mattered. The Metrics That Matter Are Different by Industry Sector.

Wanted: Supply Chain Architects!

Supply Chain Shaman

In fact we find, that it seldom is, as shown by the recent data from our surveys at Supply Chain Insights. Lora has written the books Supply Chain Metrics That Matter and Bricks Matter , and is currently working on her third book, Leadership Matters.

Mining Supply Chain Data for Insights

Supply Chain Shaman

We loaded 493 financial metrics from balance sheets and income statements for each company into the data lake for the period of 2004-2016 using YCharts data. The better supply chain planning implementations produce tighter and more reliable patterns at this important metrics intersection.

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What Gets Measured Is What Gets Done!

Supply Chain Game Changer

As with many aspects of your business there can literally be dozens and dozens of different metrics. Results Metrics and Contributing Factor Metrics. This is the high level objective and this is the Results metric. Every other metric is subordinate to the Results metric.

Warehouse Audit and Survey

The Lean Supply Chain

Performance and diagnostic metrics will be collected & published. Chuck Intrieri. Paso Robles, CA. 714-788-0744. link]. Warehouse Optimization/Cal Poly Small Business Development Center for Innovation Consultant. First, look at the inventory: Is it pallets? boxes? No, it is money.

Three Key Trends From The WERC DC Measures Survey

Lucas

WERC’s Annual DC Measures Survey is a great tool for benchmarking your distribution center and warehouse operations, but it’s also a valuable resource for identifying trends across the industry. Trend One: Labor Metrics Dominate .

Let’s Fail Forward….

Supply Chain Shaman

The survey will be open for four more days. Metrics Matter. Most organizations are far more comfortable with functional than corporate metrics. Functions within the organization struggle for alignment and functional metrics are more clearly understood.

OverStocksis. A Dangerous Infectious Disease

The Supply Chainer Report

Acording to McKinsey Global Survey of challenges ahead for supply chain; Reducing Operating costs and Inventory levels , are the main goals for Supply Chain Top Management. Metrics. As presented above, metrics are mostly focus on showing the current situation of the business.

Cleanroom Manufacturing Strategies That Pay

IQMS

The following is a correlation comparing the average machine rate per hour by average markup based on the 2019 survey of plastics manufacturers by the Manufacturer’s Association for Plastics Processors (MAPP).

Novo Nordisk: A Story of a Supply Chain Leader

Supply Chain Shaman

Take our survey , and join a virtual roundtable to discuss the results with others. Supply chain excellence Supply Chain Talent Supply Chains to Admire cold chain healthcare Metrics That Matter Novo Nordisk

Sage Advice? Only for Turkeys.

Supply Chain Shaman

The only metric that we have improved through ten years of IT investments is the revenue/employee number. We have had over 300 companies fill out our surveys, and more than 60 companies have welcomed us into their organizations to help them solve real-world supply chain problems.

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Optimize Manufacturing Operations with these 5 Golden Manufacturing Metrics

Cerasis

In order to optimize manufacturing operations, or really just about anything, you need to have at your fingertips the best and most accurate manufacturing metrics around. The 5 "Golden Metrics" to Know in order to Drastically Improve Manufacturing Operations.

7 KPIs Your Procurement Team May Be Ignoring!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Sheer happiness or discontentment with a product can be gauged through surveying to quantify data sets regarding satisfaction. procurement #purchasing #metrics #highperformance. Guest Blog Post Procurement Supply Chain Management highperformance Metrics PurchasingSubscribe Here!

Forecasting and Demand Planning for a Better, Unified Future

Logility

Year after year, survey after survey, forecast accuracy continues to be one of the top metrics for measuring supply chain performance.

As Cities Get ‘Smarter,’ Energy Sector Said to Be at Greatest Risk to Cyberattacks

Supply Chain Brain

Respondents to a global survey by ISACA, an international professional association focused on IT governance, flag the energy sector to be the critical infrastructure system most susceptible to cyberattacks (71 percent), followed by communications (70 percent) and financial services (64 percent). Global Supply Chain Management SC Analysis & Consulting Quality & Metrics Supply Chain Security & Risk Mgmt.

Supply Chain Planning BPO: What’s Driving It and Should You Get On Board?

ToolsGroup

Companies moving to BPO in these practice areas are experiencing supply chain improvements in metrics such as inventory turnover and customer service. According to a survey by APQC, bottom performers planning costs four times more than top performers ($22.77

Inventory Management: Technology Enablers

Kinaxis

If you leave her to build reports and metrics that she needs in excel then she’ll spend all her time crunching numbers instead of planning your company’s largest asset. These metrics should be using live data, and you should instantly see the results of the changes you make.

We asked Fleet Managers: What are the major issues impacting fleet operations today?

Descartes

We recently conducted a global benchmark study surveying fleet managers from a wide array of industries and logistics providers, asking for their perspectives on issues impacting fleet operations today and their projections for the future. Click "Read more" for a sample of the survey results

Next-generation supply chains: Efficient, fast and tailored

Global Trade Management

PwC recently published a new survey about the "Next-generation supply chains: Efficient, fast and tailored". metrics that really impact the bottom line; the Leaders in our survey. We are happy, that our happy clients and an independent survey confirm our business. Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking. International trade is the engine of global prosperity today. The size of global trade has nearly doubled since 1990.

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Supply Chain Planning BPO: What’s Driving It and Should You Get On Board?

ToolsGroup

Companies moving to BPO in these practice areas are experiencing supply chain improvements in metrics such as inventory turnover and customer service. According to a survey by APQC, bottom performers planning costs four times more than top performers ($22.77

Seeing Further: Using Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) to Improve Visibility

IQMS

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are the specific measurements and metrics that are relevant to your specific industry and production process. Once the metrics are defined and understood, the next step is determining where in the process they are relevant. Survey Findings.

Are you getting the most out of your inventory management process?

Kinaxis

It’s easy for an inventory manager to get tunnel vision and give one metric too high a priority over others. Do your metrics and KPIs provide insight that help you improve the quality of your inventory investment?

How Supply Chain Will be Affected by Hurricane Harvey

Material Handling & Logistics

The Institute for Supply Management conducted a special survey that asked members to assess how Harvey might impact six key business metrics and whether they may be impacted by shortages of input materials due to Harvey. "Our Most Impacted Metrics. Moderately Impacted Metrics.

What the Analysts Are Saying About…A&D Supply Chains

Kinaxis

Even if you’re not you should check out Supply Chain Insights, Supply Chain Metrics That Matter. Thanks to Metrics That Matter, not only did I get some valuable A&D insights but it took my mind off of sitting in row 32 on a delayed flight out of Newark. by Bill DuBois.

Study Shows Two-Thirds of Companies Yet to Execute Digital Transformation in Supply Chain Planning

ToolsGroup

New survey finds that most companies are still formulating and gaining support for a digital strategy, with fear of change and data challenges as leading roadblocks. . To access the full report, please visit www.ToolsGroup.com/DT-survey . ###. PRESS RELEASE.

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Digital Transformation in Supply Chain Planning: Barrier or Enabler?

ToolsGroup

Between April and July of 2019, we surveyed 200 supply chain professionals across industries as part of our study, titled: Digital Transformation in Supply Chain Planning: On Pace or at Risk? Check out the survey report for complete results and helpful insights.