Data Quality: Your Digital Transformation Depends on It

Logistics Viewpoints

Today, I’m going to add a qualifier — it has to be quality data. Just as any chef will tell you that anything less than the best quality ingredients can render a dish inedible, so too, bad data can turn any data-driven IT effort sour. So, what is quality data?

CSX reaches agreement to acquire Quality Carriers

The Supply Chain Journal

NASDAQ:CSX ) announced Wednesday that it has signed an agreement with Quality Distribution to acquire bulk liquid chemicals transportation provider Quality Carriers Inc. The Quality Carriers management team will continue to lead the chemical transportation entity as a part of CSX.

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6 Tips to Maintain Quality in Aerospace Manufacturing!

Supply Chain Game Changer

A Tale of Two Companies: Different Quality Management Beliefs! While the aerospace industry may employ the same equipment and techniques as other manufacturing operations in producing parts for spacecraft and aircraft, it requires a significantly higher level of quality standards.

Enterprise Quality Management Systems: A Life Sciences Webinar Series

QAD

Many life sciences manufacturers regard requirements such as Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) regulations as compliance activities that are not directly related to quality or business objectives. This can have negative implications for overall product quality further down the road.

How to Overcome the Pain Points of Your CRM

CRM software is a powerful tool when used correctly, yet another obstacle to a sales team’s efficiency when it’s not. Leveraging research and commentary from industry analysts, this eBook explores how your sales team can get back valuable time by overcoming some pain points with your CRM, such as low adoption rates, integrations, and data quality.

Improving Quality Management in F&B: Real Water Recall

QAD

QAD’s Stephen Dombroski outlines lessons learned and suggested avenues for improvement in his recent article in Food Safety Tech , “Recent Recalls Emphasize Need for Quality Management Systems in the Food and Beverage Industry.” Supplier quality management.

5 Ways to Improve Healthcare Quality!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Healthcare quality article and permission to publish here provided by Mikejohn Arizon. Healthcare quality is constantly evolving to ensure that patients have the most comfortable experience possible. The post 5 Ways to Improve Healthcare Quality! Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Big Data Means Big Quality Data

Adexa

Big Data Means Big Quality Data One of the pillars of Industry 4.0 The post Big Data Means Big Quality Data appeared first on Adexa. is availability of data so that we can process it intelligently.

5 Qualities of a Reliable Supplier!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Whether you’re starting a new line of products from scratch or looking to revamp your shelves, here are five qualities of a reliable supplier to prioritize. Instead, you can sit and agree on streamlining the supply chain process using quality-control tools to conquer supply chain risks.

Examples of How Supplier Quality Management System Implementations Pay Off

GlobalTranz

We conclude our series on supplier quality management (SQM) today with a look at some case studies and examples of benefits derived from the application of a supplier quality management system. The first post in this series broke down what is supplier quality management and the steps to evaluate suppliers and the second post gave you insight into the metrics to look out for by 6 major industries. The Problem: Cequent has long used enterprise quality management.

4 Data-Driven Steps To Drive Successful B2B Demand Generation

Fact: Good data lives at the core of every successful B2B demand generation strategy. Without quality data, it’s nearly impossible to identify and segment your target audience and create messaging that speaks to their values and interests. Whether you’re stepping into a new position or you’re new to demand generation, learning the tricks of the trade can be, well, tricky. In this eBook, you’ll discover how to improve your demand generation program—and your bottom line.

Supply Chain Quality: Time for a New Perspective

Talking Logistics

We say that quality is important in supply chain management, but do we focus on it with the same level of urgency, sophistication, and importance as other facets of SCM? Likewise, we stress the importance of obtaining end-to-end supply chain visibility, but what about end-to-end supply chain quality? The post Supply Chain Quality: Time for a New Perspective appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

It’s time to democratise quality assurance

IT Supply Chain

The post It’s time to democratise quality assurance appeared first on IT Supply Chain. By Harel Boren (pictured). CEO & Co-Founder of Inspekto. Industry Talk

Supply Chain Quality: A Driver for Digital Transformation

Talking Logistics

The only way to take control of your future is to double down on quality. Product quality directly impacts the profitability of a company. The cost of poor quality is so closely related to supplier quality and compliance that manufacturers must give the proper attention and resources to the optimization of their upstream partnerships. Today’s challenge is to lower the finished product defect rate by emphasizing supply chain quality. Supplier Quality Management.

Building a Quality Culture: Design Quality from the Start

QAD

This is the first in a series of blog posts digging deeper into the 7 keys to building a quality culture, which builds on Nicole Parker’s recent introduction blog. Design Quality from the Start. There are 4 aspects to ensure we design quality from the start.

Forrester Research Report: How Sales and Marketing Intelligence Drive Improved Business Outcomes

In 2019, DiscoverOrg commissioned Forrester Consulting to evaluate sales and marketing intelligence practices in the B2B space. The primary takeaway? Forrester found only 1.2% of companies achieved a score indicating maturity in data management practices. However, organizations are fighting back - and winning.

Quality Management – Design in Quality First!

Supply Chain Game Changer

You can not build a quality product if the design has not been optimized for the manufacturing process as well as for the end customer application. Check out Quality Management (Part 1) – A Tale of Two Companies: Different Starting Points. Quality #Design #SupplyChain #SCM #Business #Operations. The post Quality Management – Design in Quality First! Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Quality Improvement

Insights Solutions Global

With the help of Insight Solutions Global, our customer increased their first pass yield up to 97%, and gained their full control over the supply chain. Case Study

3 Steps to Addressing Product Quality Issues with Your International Suppliers

GlobalTranz

Chuck is a legend in our industry and is helping us figure out how to deal with product quality issues when dealing with international suppliers. And how many suppliers have you worked with that you wish would take serious steps to reduce or prevent the quality defects that are hurting your bottom line? . It’s obvious to most of us in the fields of manufacturing, importing and Supply Chain Management the headaches that quality defects can bring. .

[Video] The Value of Supply Chain Quality Management in the Aerospace and Defense Industry

Talking Logistics

Bill Alrich, Customer Solutions Representative at Elemica, discusses the value of supply chain quality management in Aerospace & Defense industry. Podcast version (click to play): Industry Trends Past Episode Past Episode - Elemica Aerospace & Defense Elemica supply chain quality

Best Practices for a Marketing Database Cleanse

As frustrating as contact and account data management can be, this is still your database – a massive asset to your organization, even if it is rife with holes and inaccurate information. Entrusting a vendor to help maintain its accuracy and completeness is no ordinary engagement. Download ZoomInfo’s latest data-driven eBook aimed to help marketing leaders understand the best practices around choosing a B2B contact data provider.

Boost Your Ice Cream Supply Chain Quality Compliance | Case Study

Roambee

To keep the favorite dessert in its best shape and flavor, ice cream supply chains across the globe push to keep up with quality compliance. Ice cream — the one of the world's most-loved desserts — is best served when it is frosty cold.

Manufacturing Quality & Traceability

E2open

E2open’s Manufacturing Quality & Traceability application provides companies with deep visibility to the production processes and end-to-end quality information across the supply chain, to create comprehensive product genealogies regardless of who manufactures or distributes the products. Learn more about E2open’s Manufacturing Quality & Traceability application in this 1-minute video.

Who Needs Quality Management?

Oracle SCM

Everyone knows that quality is an important topic. Accordingly, in many companies Quality Management has been addressed already - but with an approach that does not lead to success: It’s typical for a large organization to have implemented multiple quality management processes, data models, and applications over time. This is how a modern, closed-loop quality management process can be put in place, and quality issues can be preventd or be resolved better and quicker.

When Testing Meets Quality – Unlocking a New Pathway to Success

Pivot88

Success in business, whether it is manufacturing of apparel or footwear or any other product, is directly proportional to quality. Focus on quality usually creates a better brand image and increases success in business. Compliance Paves Way for Quality.

How to Overcome the Pain Points of Your CRM

When used effectively, a CRM can be the life blood of your sales team – keeping everyone organized, efficient, and at peak productivity. However, as a company, sales stack, and database grow, it becomes difficult to uphold structure and governance to keep a CRM up-to-date. The result? Less organization, more confusion, and fewer deals closed. Leveraging leading industry research from industry analysts, this eBook explores how your sales team can gain back valuable time.

Quality Improvement

Insights Solutions Global

The post Quality Improvement appeared first on Insight Solutions Global. With the help of Insight Solutions Global, our customer increased their first pass yield up to 97%, and gained their full control over the supply chain. Case Study

Improve Forecast Quality and Reliability with Value-add Forecasting (Part 1)

Logility

Value-add forecasting is one way companies are now realizing incremental improvements in their forecast quality and reliability. The post Improve Forecast Quality and Reliability with Value-add Forecasting (Part 1) appeared first on Supply Chain Management Software (SCM Software) by Logility.

Metrics and Issues to Consider in SQM (Supplier Quality Management) By 5 Big Industries

GlobalTranz

This is the second post in a three-part series on Supplier Quality Management also known as SQM. In the first post our long tme guest blogger, Chuck Intrieri of The Lean Supply Chai n, gave us 5 core metrics to evaluate supplier performance using supplier quality management and a 4 step process to execute. Trend Metrics Collected per Product: Confirmed Product Quality Complaint Rate by Product. Quality Metrics by Product. Quality Metrics by Site.

Supplier Quality Management: What it is, 5 Key Metrics to Know & a 4 Step Supplier Evaluation Process

GlobalTranz

Editor’s Note: This is the first in a three-part series on Supplier Quality Management processes and how to evaluate your suppliers from Chuck Intrieri of The Lean Supply Chain. In fact, we are introducing our newest blog category so you may easily read all supplier quality management type posts here. . First, what is Supplier Quality Management (SQM)? 5 Key Metrics to Use for Scoring Supplier Quality Management (From LNS Research ). Cost of quality.

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

quality candidates 1 “What percent of your revenue should be allocated to payroll?” The next. wave of. AI-led. recruiting Four ways machines are enabling their. human counterparts to hire smarter. 2A lly O | T h e n ex t. w av e o f A I- le d r e cr u it in g Introduction 3.

Building a Quality Culture: Awareness of Quality’s Financial Impact

QAD

This is the third in a series of blog posts digging deeper into the seven keys to building a quality culture, which builds on Nicole Parker’s recent introduction blog. Without effective communication of change, quality or delivery issues will happen.

The ROI of Implementing a Top Quality Yard and Dock Management Solution

C3 Solutions

As the supply chain industry launches into the era of massive e-commerce, implementing a dock and yard management solution seems inevitable and necessary.

The Value of Supply Chain Quality Management in the Aerospace and Defense Industry

Talking Logistics

Quality is one of the pillars of supply chain management, along with cost, service, and risk. Managing quality across the supply chain is critically important for all industries, but especially in Aerospace and Defense. Read more The Value of Supply Chain Quality Management in the Aerospace and Defense Industry. The post The Value of Supply Chain Quality Management in the Aerospace and Defense Industry appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

What Qualities Make the Best Supply Chain Leaders?

Kinaxis

A supply chain leader must be able to continuously monitor these metrics to determine if productivity, quality, inventory, and other tactical objectives are being met, exceeded, or missed. Manufacturing strives to maintain high quality and productivity while keeping production costs low. What are the most valuable qualities of a supply chain leader in your organization? The post What Qualities Make the Best Supply Chain Leaders?

Why B2B Contact and Account Data Management Is Critical to Your ROI

64% of successful data-driven marketers say improving data quality is the most challenging obstacle to achieving success. Given data’s direct impact on marketing campaigns, reporting, and sales follow-up, maintaining an accurate and consistent database is a top priority for B2B organizations. This latest eBook aims to help marketing leaders understand the impact of data management on their company’s ROI.