Inspiration, Education, and Practical Advice: Modern Supply Chain Experience 2018

Oracle SCM

Planning is well underway and registration is open for Modern Supply Chain Experience, taking place from January 29–31, 2018 at the San Jose Convention Center. Procurement. We look forward to welcoming you in San Jose.

Tradeshift, Bristlecone Partner to Advance the Future of Supply Chains


SAN JOSE, Calif. – Bristlecone’s supply chain, procurement and analytics solutions help businesses achieve true antifragility, empowering them with the ability to forecast accurately, maximize savings, ensure positive customer experiences and improve overall corporate health.

Bristlecone Launches SAP Ariba Cloud Connection for Informatica Cloud Data Integration


SAN JOSE, Calif. The new connector will simplify data integration, helping reduce complexity in the procurement process and improve the efficiency of supply chain operations for Informatica customers.

Bristlecone Announces Free Trial of Supply Chain Risk Monitoring App


SAN JOSE, Calif. – By leveraging Bristlecone’s supply chain planning, procurement and execution services, businesses gain the ability to achieve unprecedented visibility, capitalize on disruption and improve overall corporate health.

Supply Chain Risk Management Highlighted by a Tiny Computer Chip

Enterra Insights

a San Jose-based company (commonly known as Supermicro) that’s also one of the world’s biggest suppliers of server motherboards, the fiberglass-mounted clusters of chips and capacitors that act as the neurons of data centers large and small. As recent events demonstrate, science fiction often turns into science fact. Jason Koebler and Joseph Cox explain, “In the 2015 novel Ghost Fleet , the spark that starts World War III is not a nuclear bomb, but a supply chain hack.

Upcoming Events in September


EcoVadis’ UK Alliances Director John Rees is co-hosting a masterclass workshop on implementing and improving the measurement and reporting of sustainable procurement strategy and how to promote your sustainability credentials and use them to gain competitive advantage. Co-speakers are Nigel Graham, Procurement Director, Whitbread, and Mélani Flores, Practice Leader, Procurement Advisory EMEA, The Hackett Group. 21-23, 2015 | San Jose, California

Ryder Places First Medium-Duty Electric Vehicle Order with Chanje Energy and Begins to Roll Out Charging Stations

Supply Chain Network

Ryder also plans to equip its maintenance facilities in the San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego, Sacramento, and San Jose, Calif. Miami, November 2, 2017 —Ryder System, Inc.