Are Supply Chain Executives Prepared For a Supply Chain Talent Crisis?

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The supply chain talent crisis is a significant problem that will cause widespread disruption in the industry. However, demand for more products, faster and at lower costs is increasing, so supply chain executives need to start.read More. The post Are Supply Chain Executives Prepared For a Supply Chain Talent Crisis? Supply Chain supply chain talent crisis

What Is Demand Sensing and Why Supply Chain Executives Need to Know More

Cerasis

Understanding more about the needs and wants of customers can help supply chain leaders make informed decisions, improve inventory management, and increase profitability. In recent months, conversations about how to improve forecasting in the supply chain have focused on a subject: demand sensing. The post What Is Demand Sensing and Why Supply Chain Executives Need to Know More appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

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Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference – High Stakes in the Desert

Kinaxis

by Trevor Miles I love attending the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference. Much has changed in supply chain over the past 25 years, though there are many that date from that time, many of whom I run into at the conference, who would deny this. What continued presence at the conference has given me is the long view of how supply chain management, and my focus area, supply chain planning has evolved.

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. I just returned from the highly engaging and inspiring Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference in Phoenix, Arizona. Here are some key takeaways from the Gartner supply chain event: 1.

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.

Aspire, challenge and transform: Insights from the Gartner Supply Chain Executive conference

Kinaxis

One conference I recently attended is the Gartner Supply Chain Executive conference in Phoenix, Arizona. Digital disruption is here and now: John Phillips, SVP of Customer Supply Chain, PepsiCo, presented some fascinating examples of getting products into the hands of consumers in unique ways powered by robotics and artificial intelligence. Connected devices not only create digital supply chains, but also entirely new ecosystems.

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. How is this convergence impacting the development and deployment of supply chain software? Is it at the core of supply chain execution convergence? Live Episode: Thursday, April 23 at 12:00 ET.

[PODCAST] Why Supply Chain Executives are Paying More Attention to Transportation Management

Cerasis

Supply Chain Executives Who Lower Transportation Costs Improve EBIDTA A metaphor is an interesting thing. One especially accurate metaphorical phrase is “supply chain.” There is, sometimes, a misconception as to the length of that chain.

The Three Pillars of Supply Chain Execution

Logistics Viewpoints

We all know that Supply Chain Execution (SCE) is composed of Warehouse, Yard and Transportation management components. Even though organizations usually prioritize their Yard Management System (YMS) as the final component of this trio, implementing an enterprise YMS is just the beginning of the journey of engendering execution excellence across an organization’s supply chain.

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 […]. Guest Commentary Logistics Technologies Supply Chain Visibility supply chain convergence Supply Chain Execution supply chain visibility

3 COVID-19 Hangover Cures for Supply Chain Executives: Part 3

Blue Ridge

The post 3 COVID-19 Hangover Cures for Supply Chain Executives: Part 3 appeared first on Blue Ridge. Blogs and Articles collaboration covid-19 meio uncertainty

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. Supply chain convergence provides an answer to this by standardizing across functional domains (like transportation and warehousing) and integrating processes and systems both internally and externally to break down functional silos, going beyond collaboration to drive informed decision-making.

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? For companies that are still on the sidelines or skeptical about the value of digitizing their supply chain, what advice or recommendations would you give them?

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. Venue: Maritim Hotel, Frankfurt – Germany.

3 COVID-19 Hangover Cures for Supply Chain Executives: Part 1

Blue Ridge

COVID-19 is forcing a hangover on supply chain executives. Part 1 of this series offers a cure to the symptom of supply extremes: supply chain visibility. The post 3 COVID-19 Hangover Cures for Supply Chain Executives: Part 1 appeared first on Blue Ridge. Blogs and Articles collaboration covid-19 supply chain planning

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. Together with Consafe Logistics, a supplier of supply chain execution software, Supply Chain Movement has created this Supply Chain Execution Mindmap to outline the route, including road signs indicating potential hazards along the way. >>Please Mindmap Supply Chain Execution 24/7.

A New Trend Has Emerged in Supply Chain: Creating Immersive Experiences

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3 COVID-19 Hangover Cures for Supply Chain Executives: Part 2

Blue Ridge

The post 3 COVID-19 Hangover Cures for Supply Chain Executives: Part 2 appeared first on Blue Ridge. Blogs and Articles covid-19 pricing uncertainty

Join us in Barcelona for the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

Loftware

Loftware is delighted to be exhibiting (Booth #609) at the upcoming Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference in Barcelona this year. The event takes place from Monday 17 June – Wednesday 19 June and is billed as the number one conference for supply chain leaders. Supply Chain Labeling

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. A compelling case for Supply Chain Analytics. Executives often ask themselves this question.

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

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Back home today after a fantastic trip to Spain including the Gartner EMEA Supply Chain Executive Conference. I think with all the delicious fish I consumed in Barcelona I should have enough omega-3 fatty acids to power my brain function for weeks to come…Besides a shared love of food it’s clear that global businesses converging last week found common ground on the challenges of merging the digital and physical supply chain.

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 don’t we have full, end-to-end supply chain visibility ? Why is there so much complexity in our supply chain? When I worked at Motorola, we regularly used the “5 Whys” technique to help us uncover the root causes of problems.

Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference ? Why 'Flash Boys.

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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. The theme of the conference was ACT (Aspire, Challenge, Transform), same as the Gartner supply chain summit in Phoenix during May of this year. Based on how Schneider plans, delivers and executes, the following five supply chain models were defined: a.

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. It’s time for organizations to take a step back and evaluate their overall supply chain approach and to consider how supply chain execution convergence can bring their supply chain to the next level. Rethinking the Traditional Supply Chain. to manage the end-to-end supply chain.

The “Rights” and “Mores” of Supply Chain Execution

Talking Logistics

Whether you’re talking about the Amazon Effect and the rapid growth of e-commerce, the changing global trade management landscape, or what’s happening on the technology front, it’s clear that the rules for success in supply chain management are changing. The Six “Rights” of Supply Chain Execution. Chief Supply Chain Officers must manage each of these functions to ensure end-to-end supply chain performance. Supply Chain “Mores”.

Supply Chain Execution in the IoT Age

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One great use case Steve describes is about using sensors to alert warehouse operators about exception events in the cold chain where food product temperatures exceed defined thresholds Today, Steve Banker published a really interesting article about the The Evolution of Warehouses in the Age of IoT , which talks to opportunity to use IoT and Big Data technologies in warehouses.

Supply Chain Executives can’t have it all, here are 4 things they can aim for

AIMMS

‘‘I want highly automated systems, a value chain network that optimizes my service and costs, the best talent available and the necessary predictability so that I can smartly invest in physical infrastructure.’’. It’s becoming clear that supply chain executives aren’t going to get all that they want. It seems that the ‘art of supply chain’ would better serve its stakeholders by becoming ‘the science of supply chain scenarios.’

Supply Chain Talk: 3 Challenges Supply Chain Executives Cannot Ignore

Arkieva

In our previous Supply Chain Talk Blog, we discussed different supply chain organizational structures that can increase the effectiveness of the overall supply chain process. In this week’s, Supply Chain Talk, Arkieva CEO Harpal Singh discusses key challenges that modern-day supply chain executives face. Supply Chain Talk: 3 Challenges Supply Chain Executives Cannot Ignore was first posted on April 7, 2017 at 1:05 pm. ©2017

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. Gartner Supply Chain invites you to participate in this working session, moderated by Gartner Supply Chain Analyst David Gonzalez, to learn how to use supply chain logistics as a competitive weapon.

The WannaCry Cyberattack: Another Warning for Supply Chain Executives

Talking Logistics

It echoes the title of my post from last September: “ The Day a Cyber Attack Brings the World’s Supply Chains to a Halt.”. (I Friday’s cyberattack involved a ransomware virus called WannaCry, and although it didn’t bring the world’s supply chains to a halt, it did cause significant disruptions around the world (over 200,000 organizations affected in more than 150 countries). Embed supply chain risk management within your corporate DNA.

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. Achieving integration among various systems, partners and channels is aided through supply chain convergence, which integrates both internal and external processes and systems to break down silos, using collaboration to drive informed decision-making. eBook: Building a Business Case for Supply Chain Execution in the Cloud.

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. 7 Must-Attend Sessions at The Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference was first posted on May 10, 2018 at 8:24 am. ©2017 We are thrilled about presenting a session with Arkieva customer — Lush Handmade Cosmetics.

Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 2016. URL: www.gartner.com/events/emea/supply-chain. The Bimodal Supply Chain: Tackling Today, Preparing for Tomorrow. Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 2016 is the world’s most important gathering of supply chain leaders. A two-part, bimodal supply chain is the new reality for organizations. Gain all the supply chain insight you need.