4 Forces to Drive Your Supply Chain Transformation

The Network Effect

It’s a very interesting time in supply chain. The post 4 Forces to Drive Your Supply Chain Transformation appeared first on The Network Effect. Artificial Intelligence (AI) Digital Supply Chain ERP Multiparty Network Supply Chain Management

Hostess Brands Turnaround Driven by a Supply Chain Transformation

Logistics Viewpoints

as a supply chain guy, I just love hearing about a business turn around that was largely driven by a more effective supply chain. Food & Beverage Industry Logistics Outsourcing Replenishment Transportation Hostess Brands lean logistics supply chain transformationThat, as Tuesday's financial news proves, was clearly the case with Hostess Brands.

Supply Chain Transformation — The Important Element of Information Strategy

Kinaxis

by Bob Ferrari The following guest blog commentary is contributed by Bob Ferrari, Founder and Executive Editor of the Supply Chain Matters blog and Managing Director of the Ferrari Consulting and Research Group LLC. Hence transformation efforts can start on the wrong footing.

Three Musts For Successful Supply Chain Transformations

CHAINalytics

By Vikas Argod, Senior Supply Chain Operations Consultant & Karun Alaganan, Supply Chain Operations Manager at Chainalytics If a few potholes need to be filled on a single street, it’s likely closed for a few hours at night to prevent disruptions during your commute.

[Video] Digital Supply Chain Transformation: Are You Transformation Ready?

Talking Logistics

Adam Compain, CEO at ClearMetal , discusses the following questions and more in this timely and informative episode: How do you define Digital Supply Chain Transformation? What does it mean to be transformation ready? What does it mean to be transformation ready?

7 Supply Chain Transformations at SAMSUNG

Supply Chain Opz

In supply chain management context, they has demonstrated the operational excellence that leads them to the supply chain hall of fame. Then he gradually created transformations that later change the face of the entire industry.

Digital Supply Chain Transformation

Enterra Insights

There should be little doubt in any business leader’s mind that transforming their company into a digital enterprise is an … Continued. The post Digital Supply Chain Transformation appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

On-Demand Webcast – Supply Chain Transformation: Avaya’s Journey

Kinaxis

by Alexa Cheater Did you miss our recent live webcast on Avaya’s supply chain transformation? Along the way they addressed many common challenges like disparate processes, multiple ERP systems and lack of supply chain visibility.

Supply Chain Transformation: Not Just Digital, But Physical Too

Talking Logistics

Over the past couple of years, we have published many blog posts and produced several video episodes on supply chain digital transformation (see our archives ). What’s becoming clear, however, is that digital supply chain transformation is not enough; companies also have to transform their physical supply chain networks to adequately meet the more demanding challenges and opportunities before them.

Supply Chain Transformation and Digitization, Part 2

Enterra Insights

In the first part of this article, I discussed why so many analysts insist supply chain transformation (i.e., The post Supply Chain Transformation and Digitization, Part 2 appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

Supply Chain Transformation: Enabled Effectively By SAP S/4HANA

Bristlecone

The post Supply Chain Transformation: Enabled Effectively By SAP S/4HANA appeared first on Bristlecone. Whitepapers

Supply Chain Transformation and Digitization, Part 1

Enterra Insights

No shortage exists of pundits who insist corporate supply chains must transform over the coming decade. Although their transformation strategies … Continued. The post Supply Chain Transformation and Digitization, Part 1 appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

Global FMCG Supply Chain Transformed by Analytics

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

The Challenge A leading global FMCG company undertook an aggressive supply chain improvement programme across 150 markets. Customer service FMCG KPI Supply Chain Inventory Management & Stock Control Supply Chain Analytics

Bob Ferrari’s Guest Posting- Supply Chain Transformation and the Importance of Information Strategy

Supply Chain Matters

As a broad based supply chain community, we often context and plan supply chain transformation initiatives under the three-pronged perspectives of People, Process and Technology enablers. I would urge transformation teams to seriously consider a fourth component, that being Information, including the velocity, context and clarity of information.

Why Supply Chain Transformation is Inevitable

Enterra Insights

Change and transformation are never easy, especially if what you have been doing has proven successful. ” Supply chain professionals would love that aphorism to be true. Alexa Cheater ( @Alexa_Cheater ), Product Marketing Manager at Kinaxis, reminds us, “Working in supply chain means getting comfortable with change — changes in supply, changes in demand, changes in capacity, etc. The 21st century supply chain.

WEBINAR: Supply Chain Transformation with SAP S/4HANA

Bristlecone

A webinar on “Supply Chain Transformation in Discrete Manufacturing with SAP S/4HANA”. The post WEBINAR: Supply Chain Transformation with SAP S/4HANA appeared first on Bristlecone.

The Foundations of Supply Chain Transformation

Enterra Insights

Supply chains are changing and evolving into something new,” writes Daniel Miller, Head of the Finance Division at The Innovation … Continued. The post The Foundations of Supply Chain Transformation appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

Supply Chain Transformation in the Cognitive Era

Enterra Insights

“Manufacturing supply chains are experiencing levels of change heretofore unprecedented in their history,” writes Richard Howells (@howellsrichard), a Vice President … Continued.

Big Data and Supply Chain Transformation

Enterra Insights

The post Big Data and Supply Chain Transformation appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Artificial Intelligence Big Data Business Cognitive Computing digital enterprise Internet of Things Supply Chain Technology Enterra Solutions Stephen DeAngelis

Supply Chain Transformation After a Crisis

APICS

I recently had the opportunity to write a brief response to The Financial Times about what a supply chain transformation entails. The response accompanied a large feature on the status of seafood conglomerate Thai Union, which faced a crisis in 2015

Digital Supply Chain Transformation: Are You Ready?

Enterra Insights

The post Digital Supply Chain Transformation: Are You Ready? Artificial Intelligence Big Data Business Cognitive Computing digital enterprise Supply Chain Technology Web/Internet Enterra Solutions Internet Stephen DeAngelis

Supply Chain Transformation is Technologically Driven

Enterra Insights

“Every supply chain organization is slightly different,” writes Lora Cecere (@lcecere), founder and CEO of Supply Chain Insights.[1] The post Supply Chain Transformation is Technologically Driven appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

Supply Chain Transformation is Blowin’ in the Wind

Enterra Insights

The supply chain is no exception to this rule. The post Supply Chain Transformation is Blowin’ in the Wind appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Change is one of life’s constants. According to Jonathan Webb (@j_p_webb), Head … Continued.

Demand-Driven Supply Chain Transformation

synchrono

The process is accelerated by software that automatically collects, analyzes, and communicates data in real-time; connecting every function within the manufacturing organization and throughout the extended supply chain. Supply chain transformation.

The Rewards of Supply Chain Transformation: Avaya’s Journey

Kinaxis

But they managed to not just change, but actually transform their supply chain organization in just four years. A lot of supply chain organizations find themselves in this type of situation.

Supply Chain Transformation: Three Critical Concepts

Enterra Insights

The post Supply Chain Transformation: Three Critical Concepts appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Big Data Cognitive Computing Management Supply Chain Technology

Supply Chain Transformation

Inbound Logistics

When a plastic packaging and disposable paper supplier needed to streamline its supply chain, they turned to a software provider for help

Book Review - Supply Chain Transformation: Building and.

Supply Chain Opz

Book Review - Supply Chain Transformation: Building and Executing an Integrated Supply Chain Strategy. How should a company formulates sound supply chain strategy ? Roadmap to Supply Chain Transformation. NAVIGATE. Basics.

Supply Chain Transformation is a Journey not a Destination

Enterra Insights

Supply chains have been around since people realized they had things worth trading. As new technologies emerged, supply chains transformed to take advantage of these technologies. As a result, transformation has been and remains an essential characteristic of supply chains. and the supply chain is an essential part of this revolution. Technologies Driving Supply Chain Transformation.

JDA’s Project with SanDisk, a Western Digital Brand, Recognized for Its Impressive Supply Chain Transformation

Supply Chain Nation

Supply & Demand Chain Executive recently announced its annual list of the best 100 supply chain transformations and projects that deliver bottom-line value to small, medium and large enterprises across a wide range of supply chain functions.

How Cloud Investments are Fueling Manufacturers’ Digital Supply Chain Transformations

Supply Chain Nation

Digital innovation across every node of the supply chain is occurring – and fast. Hence, supply chain digitalization is effectively occurring at the intersection of real-time visibility and intelligent automation, and it is becoming an important differentiator for manufacturers. One key element of advancing supply chain digitalization is cloud technology. Cloud Manufacturing SaaS Supply Chain AI cloud innovation machine learning manufacturing

The Internet of Things and Supply Chain Transformation

Enterra Insights

IoT Benefits for the Supply Chain. Brittany Martincic predicts, “IoT will eventually have some impact on all aspects of the supply chain. … Every supply chain business, from manufacturing to logistics, should be taking a close look at the Internet of Things now.”[4] Below are some of the ways the Internet of Things ecosystem will benefit supply chain operations. Digital Transformation.

Live Webcast – Supply Chain Transformation: Avaya’s Journey

Kinaxis

by Alexa Cheater We’re delighted to be bringing you a great live discussion on successful supply chain transformation based on Avaya’s first-hand experience. Join us on Thursday, April 30 at 1pm EST (5pm UTC) for “Supply Chain Transformation: Avaya’s Journey.”. VP and Group Director, Supply Chain and Operations. Director, Global Operations, Sales, Supply and Inventory Planning.

Three Mega Trends Driving Supply Chain Transformations

TMC

Digital transformation is one topic that is dominating our industry—and rightfully so, considering the significant competitive advantages and opportunities it brings to global supply chains. But first, what’s behind this industry-wide transformation?

People, Processes, and Technology All Required for Supply Chain Transformation

Enterra Insights

Everyday technology seems to be assuming a greater role in the business world, including in supply chain operations; but, technology alone will never achieve the kind of transformation required in the years ahead. Paul Myerson ( @Paul_A_Myerson ), an instructor in Management and Decision Sciences at Monmouth University, asserts, “It’s not your dad’s supply chain anymore.”[1] ” People: Fostering Supply Chain Talent.