UK manufacturers prioritise cyber risks and a digital future post pandemic says PwC COO Survey

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Managing cyber security risks, workforce changes and growing demands for supply chain security and sustainability are the standout priorities for UK manufacturers over the next two years according to PwC’s latest COO pulse survey

Virtual Twins, Global Operations and Sustainability

DELMIA Quintiq

It was also the time when I was first exposed to the concept of sustainability, thanks to renowned economist Gunter Pauli. The potential to enable change in the market has become a key pillar in the go-to-market approach to enable more sustainable operations.


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Positive News for Key Decision-Makers About Sustainable Business Transformation

DELMIA Quintiq

With less than 10 years left to the 2030 deadline of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), it is clear that we are all not yet doing enough to achieve global sustainability targets. The Biggest Obstacle to Accelerating Sustainability.

Supply Chain Sustainability Gathers Steam

Logistics Viewpoints

There’s been little room for long-term planning, and supply chain sustainability has mostly been an afterthought, a “nice-to-have” initiative that is not of critical importance. How can companies hit the ground running on creating a sustainable supply chain?

Sustainability Trends That Will Make the Biggest Impact on Your Organization

Speaker: Jit Hinchman, Founder & President at Supply Chain Adviser™ and Sustainable Supply Chain Global Ambassador

Many companies are still reluctant to take on sustainability initiatives in their organizations. But in 2021 and on, making the switch to more sustainable decision-making can have some big business impacts. Join this incredible webinar with Jit Hinchman, Founder & President at Supply Chain Adviser™ and Sustainable Supply Chain Global Ambassador, to explore some trends in supply chain sustainability that may make your company rethink its current stance on technology, transparency, and overall operations.

Extend Your Commitment to Supply Chain Sustainability


Take the next steps in improving supply chain sustainability. Most businesses understand the importance of supply chain sustainability. They want to be more sustainable, and they understand that sustainability efforts can improve their brand reputation and boost their bottom line.

Sustainability in Supply Chain Planning: In Practice


Keeping energy use to its minimum is a pinnacle of smart sustainable business practices. Sustainability in Supply Chain Planning: In Practice was first posted on July 27, 2021 at 8:13 am. ©2017

The Greenest Mile: Planning’s Role in Supply Chain Sustainability

Logistics Viewpoints

Supply chain sustainability is a higher priority than ever. In MIT’s State of Supply Chain Sustainability 2021 , 80% of executives surveyed said the pandemic either had no impact on their commitment or increased it. Leading supply chains tackle sustainability in a variety of ways.

Do Your Suppliers Operate Sustainably?


Stricter regulations and changing market conditions mean ensuring supplier sustainability is a crucial step in building more resilient, sustainable supply chains. Establishing a sustainable supply chain relies on compiling real-time data into a central repository for analysis.

Sustainable Supply Chain Management.

ModusLink Corporation

Nowadays, a lot of different factors are increasing the urgency for emerging economies to become sustainable. Furthermore, the notion of Sustainable Supply Chain Management is often linked with social responsibility or environmental management (Ali Esfahbodi, 2016).

Exploring the Supply Chain Revolution

Speaker: Sheri Hinish, Supply Chain Queen, and Deborah Dull, Principal of Supply Chain Product Management at GE Digital

So much change is already underway in the supply chain, but what does this change entail and what does supply chain’s future hold? Join Sheri Hinish, affectionately called the Supply Chain Queen, and Deborah Dull, Principal of Supply Chain Product Management at GE Digital, to discuss Supply Chain 5.0. and trends in supply chain, technology, sustainability, and leadership.

Podcast: Designing Supply Chains for Sustainability


In episode four of Be Ready for Anything, hear from Martin Jertz, ToolsGroup’s Business Development Manager for Central Europe, about how organizations can build sustainability into their supply chains while trimming costs and improving efficiency.

Supply Chain Resilience vs. Flexibility, Sustainability, & More

River Logic

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3 Innovations Driving Sustainability in Supply Chains


Sustainability has been an increasingly important topic of conversation in business operations. The post 3 Innovations Driving Sustainability in Supply Chains appeared first on Kuebix. Blog Supply Chain Sustainability green supply chain innovation kuebix tms sustainability

10 Steps to Sustainable Supply Chain Management


A plan for achieving truly sustainable supply chain management — from the capabilities you’ll need, to the policies you should put in place, to the systems that will help you achieve it. . Here are 10 steps towards sustainability to guide your efforts: 1.

Webinar On-Demand: 3 Ways to Make Your Operational Execution More Robust With S&OE

Speaker: Sander van Lokven and N.S. Krishnan

S&OE provides an early warning system that helps business stakeholders sense and optimize their responses. This keeps the supply chain out of firefighting mode, smoothens relationships with customers and suppliers, and helps sustain margins by reducing the cost to serve.

Using Technology to build Sustainable Supply Chains

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Sustainability is definitely coming of age in Asia. However, there is now a growing appreciation that going green correlates with increased profit as demand for products with sustainable credentials grow and Asian companies get set to move up the value chain.

Sustainability in Supply Chain Planning: Waste or Revenue?


But companies that embrace sustainability do not accept this fate. Sustainability in Supply Chain Planning: Waste or Revenue? Supply Chain Supply Chain Sustainability supply chain sustainability companies supply chain sustainability trends why is supply chain sustainability important

Webinar: “Supply Chain Transformation for a Sustainable Future”, September 8, 2021

SCM Research

How can innovation and new business models transform global supply chains in the transition to a sustainable economy? Practice Research Supply Chain Sustainability Webinar

Building a Sustainable Supply Chain

Demand Driven Technologies

Concerns have already been raised about the sustainability of the adhesive that’s used when manufacturing these floors. Blog COVID19 DDMRP Sustainability

The Sustainable Supply Chain: Realizing Costs Savings and Increased Efficiencies Through Data Discovery

The sustainable supply chain is the future supply chain

Driving Sustainability in the Age of Supply Chain Disruption

Logistics Viewpoints

Combined with the heightened concerns regarding climate change and associated sustainability impacts, all businesses should consider and assess these changes using the lens of environmental sustainability. These will have a big impact on sustainability.

The Day of Reckoning for Sustainability Claims


Traceability will be key in meeting consumer demands for sustainability. The short version: if you can’t track the complete history of a product, including material and labor inputs, you can’t make an ironclad claim about its sustainability. Sustainability tracking is equally complex.

The Technology You Need for a Sustainable Supply Chain


Your ERP system is not the right technology for a sustainable supply chain. Key takeaways: A digital supply chain platform is essential for a sustainable supply chain. For today’s sustainable supply chain, a digital supply chain platform is a must. . Economic sustainability .

The Circular Supply Chain: A Push for Sustainability

Logistics Viewpoints

Supply chain sustainability is increasingly important for the future of business and the world as a whole. Companies are investing more money into sustainability initiatives, seeking to reduce waste and carbon emissions. The Sustainable Supply Chain.

Marketing-Led Post-COVID-19 Growth Strategies

Businesses are laying off workers, shutting their doors (some permanently), and struggling to react to the radical destruction that coronavirus (COVID-19) is doing to our society and communities. However, there’s no team better suited to lead that charge than the marketing department.

Mars, AB InBev, and the Art of Supply Chain Sustainability

Logistics Viewpoints

Supply chain sustainability and the concept of “going green” continues to drive a lot of operational initiatives and innovations as companies and countries look at their overall carbon footprint and look for ways to be more environmentally friendly. UN Sustainable Development Goals.

How Can a Sustainable Supply Chain Support Business Success?


7 ways sustainable supply chains improve your business’s bottom line. Sustainable practices give businesses a competitive edge. Traceability solutions allow businesses to back up their sustainability claims. Sustainable practices save businesses money.

Packaging Comes to the Forefront of Sustainability Efforts

Enterra Insights

” The Sustainable Packaging Imperative. ” Dalton Litzelman, a marketing associate for Loftware, insists, “Not only are you dealing with the customer and regulatory requirements for packaging, but you also need to keep [up] with smart and sustainable packaging trends.

Start Your Business’ Sustainability Journey in 5 Steps!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Supply Chain Alone Can’t Solve Sustainability But it Has a Part to Play! Sustainability journey article and permission to publish here provided by Claire Glassman. Jump-Starting Your Sustainability Journey. Work With Other Sustainable Businesses. Subscribe Here!

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.

Why 2021 Will Be A Breakout Year For Sustainable Manufacturing


Bottom Line : In 2021 and beyond, customers are voting with their dollars for the manufacturers who excel at sustainable manufacturing and make a positive contribution to the environment, dominating B2B supply chains and B2C purchasing decisions.

ERP Aids Your Sustainability Initiatives


Sustainable manufacturing refers to the ability to manage manufacturing operations “in an environmentally and socially responsible manner,” according to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. Sustainability Objectives for Manufacturers.

Iron Sustainability into All Tiers of Your Apparel Supply Chain


9 critical tips for increasing supply chain sustainability in the apparel industry. Sustainability is good for the environment, workers, and your bottom line. Building sustainability into the apparel supply chain requires working with both first-tier and lower-tier suppliers.

Time for Food & Beverage Companies to Talk Turkey Over Sustainability


But in F&B, there’s been a reckoning of sorts: yes, supply chain disruptions are a fact of life and should be taken seriously; but there’s a bigger picture here, and it’s driving a renewed focus on sustainability initiatives.

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The Rise of Supply Chain n.0 – 5 Ways to Thrive on Change

Ready to learn how to thrive on change? In this eBook, our experts share the 5 key steps to executing Supply Chain n.0 strategies that thrive on change.