Supply Chain Buzz

The Trust Machine

By this point, IoT is pretty far along and you've likely heard of 'blockchain'. We've not yet seen a connection between the 2 technologies, but Alvaro Fernandez on the 21st Century Supply Chain does.

More 2017 Supply Chain Predictions

Lots of publications make yearly predictions (it's February and they're still flowing in....), but our favorites are those which actually explain the 'why' in deeper detail.

How's That Cloud Working Out?

Are you getting everything you expect from your cloud applications? Is performance up to standards and, more importantly, are you receiving the financial results you signed up for?

Deep Dive Into Retail Predictions for 2017

Bob Ferrarri continues his 'deep-dive' series on 2017 predictions with one that's important to all of us: retail and ecommerce-driven supply chains. Consumers continue to drive the bus and retailers will make the changes necessary or won't survive.

Using Cloud-Based Networks to Improve Intelligence

Bob Ferrarri's Supply Chain Matters site always makes great predictions, but he also goes into great detail on them as well. He recently took a deep dive on his supply chain intelligence prediction that deserves a look.

Consumers Are Driving the Supply Chain Bus

We've all seen how supply chains have evolved over the past few years. It should be no surprise to realize that consumers are now driving the bus, and if your supply chain isn't consumer-driven you're an exception.

Blockchains in Procurement?

We've heard the term 'blockchain' a lot over the past year or so. It's interesting to note its advancement along the 'hype cycle' as we read of potential uses for the technology.

Questions About Supply Chain Productivity

The Supply Chain Shaman is thinking about productivity in the supply chain and wondering why we're not seeing the same growth patterns we experienced in the past. As the next generation of technology innovation arrives, Lora Cecere asks a lot of important questions about where supply chains are heading.

IoT Project Successes

We've all read the shocking predictions of growth for the Internet of Things (IoT) connected devices. What we don't hear enough of are the actual real world successes of IoT.

Outlook for Supply Chain Talent

As supply chains evolve, so do the skill sets required for their people. How confident are supply chain managers that their folks will be able to handle the changes brought about by technology, digitization, and automation?

Supply Chain Buzz

What’s the buzz? Check out our “Supply Chain Buzz” tab at the top of the page to see a listing of articles specially selected for our readers. Our intrepid researcher, coincidentally named ‘Buzz’, scours news sources daily to personally select blog posts and articles that ought to be very interesting to you. Supply chain, eCommerce, EDI, logistics, job skills, ERPs, DCs, measurements….. the topics are right up our alley!.
 
Do yourself a favor and make it a point to check out what Buzz has cherry picked for your discerning
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