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

Cerasis

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.

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.

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?

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 […].

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.

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.

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 The WannaCry cyber attack is another warning for supply chain executives to stop being complacent.

[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.

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. Checklist Seamless Supply Chain Execution. 12 Questions about Multimodal Transportation Management.

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

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. Here are some of the examples he shared to highlight how the traditional linear supply chains are being disrupted: Connected home sharing consumption signals (e.g.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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. We no longer have the supply chains of old, with giant warehouses packed to the rafters with stock.

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? Why should supply chain professionals worry about what’s happening with tariffs, trade agreements, and other global trade activity? Supply chains today are very complex and global, with suppliers and customers in many countries,” explained Toby. “As Trade Wars!

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 ?

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?”.

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.

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.

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?

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.

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.’’. Look for a different kind of supply chain development team.

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.

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.

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.

9 Sessions You Can’t Afford to Miss at The 2017 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

Arkieva

Here’s a list of top must-see sessions at the upcoming 2017 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference. In addition to its pristine weather, Phoenix, AZ will once again host this year’s Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference.

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

Reflections from the 2019 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

Llamasoft

It was one of the several reflective moments I felt at the recently concluded 2019 Gartner supply chain executive conference. The post Reflections from the 2019 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference appeared first on LLamasoft. Blog Supply Chain Ideas

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. A two-part, bimodal supply chain is the new reality for organizations.

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.

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.

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

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?