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How to Improve Risk Prioritization in Supply Chain Execution

IT Supply Chain

The post How to Improve Risk Prioritization in Supply Chain Execution appeared first on IT Supply Chain. By Richard Lebovitz (pictured). CEO of LeanDNA. Industry Talk

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A Supply Chain Executive Asks: Is Supply Chain Technology Making a Difference?

Talking Logistics

Kevin O’Meara, Vice President, Integrated Supply Chain at Shaw Industries, posted the following question on Twitter last Friday: “Have the billions of dollars invested in supply chain technology really made a significant difference in the outcomes?

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Supply Chain Execution Explained

ShipBob

For an ecommerce business to succeed, building a resilient and agile supply chain should be top priority. Without supply chain agility , unforeseen problems and short-term hiccups could result in major disruptions that are often expensive and sometimes irrecoverable.

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Profitable Agility and Resilience in Supply Chain Execution

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

The Covid-19 pandemic has confirmed what we already knew: modern supply chains must be built on a foundation of extreme agility and responsiveness. The sudden onset of Covid-19 only reinforced what supply chain professionals had already realized: uncertainty is the only real certainty.

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The “Multi-Multi” Supply Chain Problem That No One is Talking About

Mitigating risk and impact, monitoring and controlling cost, and maintaining operational excellence have become a multi-tier endeavor. Learn how to address the greater "multi-multi" problem to achieve agility, flexibility, and resilience.

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The Race to Close the Supply Chain Execution Gap

Supply Chain Brain

As manufacturers cope with heightened pressures for highly customized orders and sudden changes in demand, they experience a mismatch between their planning and procurement teams

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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.

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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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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

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Top 6 Challenges Facing Supply Chain Executives in 2022

SCMDOJO

COVID-19 was nothing short of a Black Swan event for supply chains, causing rippling disruptions that continue to affect global markets. The post Top 6 Challenges Facing Supply Chain Executives in 2022 appeared first on SCMDOJO.

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Supercharged decision-making for supply chain executives

Aioneers

Given the break-neck pace at which the markets function, supply chain executives must think on their feet to stay ahead of the competition. Supply chain optimization is a must to meet the new needs and supply chain issues.

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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.

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How Chip Shortages Impacted Supply Chain and Solutions to Fix This

Experts now believe this chip shortage will have long-term impacts on all industries. This infographic outlines the global chip shortage crisis in an easy-to-read format, perfectly suited for busy supply chain executives.

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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.

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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.

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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?

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Top 6 Challenges Facing Supply Chain Executives!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. 10 Vital Supply Chain Lessons from the Coronavirus Pandemic! Challenges facing Supply Chain Executives article and permission to publish here provided by Melody Williams. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

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8 Questions to Rate Supply Chain Platform Needs and Capabilities

There have been many investments in supply chain technologies, but the ability of vendors to enable orchestration differs, making the buying decision complex. TadaNow offers critical questions to ask when evaluating supply chain platforms.

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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.

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What Supply Chain Executives Can Expect in 2023

USC Consulting Group

Supply chain executives dealt with a variety of headaches over the past two years. Disruptions, delays, workarounds and all-out stoppages became all too familiar as COVID brought the fragility of the world’s supply chains into full view.

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Procurement and supply chain executives are struggling in the current environment of high inflation and missed deliveries.

NC State SCRC

A new study that the SCRC published with GEP examines the increasing pressure that supply chain executives are getting when it comes to responding to supply chain disruptions. Supply market intelligence will become a crucial capability in this market.

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Manhattan Associates announces breakthrough in supply chain execution

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

announced a landmark advancement in supply chain efficiency and optimisation At its Momentum Connect customer conference, Manhattan Associates Inc.

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TMS+: Go Beyond Transport to Optimize Cost, Service, & Resiliency

In the aftermath of the pandemic, supply chain inadequacies have been revealed in a new light. In order to thrive, companies need to take a more synchronized approach. Learn why a holistic “TMS+” approach is integral to success in the new normal and beyond.

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

GlobalTranz

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

GlobalTranz

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

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Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference ? Why 'Flash Boys.

Kinaxis

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Future Supply Chain Execution: How to Restore Stability and Reliability

American Global Logistics

Last week we addressed whether supply chains could ever return to normal. The post Future Supply Chain Execution: How to Restore Stability and Reliability appeared first on AGL. We concluded that many obstacles exist that can block a return to normal. Now, we’ll examine the alternative view of the Humpty Dumpty tale. That version goes like this: “Humpty Dumpty fell on his head. They picked him up and put him to […].

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LogiNext mentioned as a Sample Vendor in Gartner® Hype Cycle™ for Supply Chain Execution Technologies, 2022

Loginext

LogiNext mentioned as a Sample Vendor in Gartner® Hype Cycle™ for Supply Chain Execution Technologies, 2022 LogiNext provides a SaaS platform for end-to-end logistics automation for enterprise brands across sectors like – F&B, Retail & eCommerce, FMCG, CEP (Courier, Express and Parcel) and Transportation & Logistics.

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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.

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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

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Supply Chain Execution in the IoT Age

PINC

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.

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Industry Groups Welcome Biden’s Supply-Chain Executive Order

Supply Chain Brain

supply chains to reduce reliance on foreign-made products Manufacturing and telecommunications industry groups are celebrating President Biden's order aimed at improving U.S.

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

ToolsGroup

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.

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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.