Overcoming supply chain complexities for advantage

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Co-hosts Steven Bowen, author & CEO at Maine Pointe, and Mike Burnette, MD, Global Supply Chain Institute (GSCI), University of Tennessee, will discuss the latest research into corporate supply chain challenges.

Digital Transformation Is Changing Supply Chain Relationships

Harvard Business Review

Operations and supply chain management Technology and analytics Digital ArticleTechnology offers new ways of sharing information and assets, meaning managers will have to rethink their relationships with suppliers and competitors.

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4 Tips to Reduce Your Industrial Supply Chain Delays

Strategy Driven

Do you feel like your industrial supply chain is always delayed? Many companies struggle with delays in their supply chains. Industrial supply chain delays may slow down your manufacturing process, resulting in a loss of productivity.

Manage Your Talent Pipeline Like a Supply Chain

Harvard Business

In supply-chain management, you get what you plan for. Talent management Operations and supply chain management Supply chain management Hiring and recruitment Developing employees Digital Article

The Semiconductor Crisis Should Change Your Long-Term Supply Chain Strategy

Harvard Business Review

Operations and supply chain management Strategy Digital ArticleTo build company resilience, CEOs must prioritize relationships with suppliers.

Protect Your Supply Chain During a Pandemic by Using Automation

Strategy Driven

All of these crises foreshadowed a reality that the global pandemic of 2020 confirmed: There are systemic weaknesses in most companies’ global supply chains that must be mitigated. AUTOMATION AND THE SUPPLY CHAIN.

4 Gifts Blockchain will Bring the Supply Chain in the New Year

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And… Supply Chain Management blockchain supply chain managementAt this time of the year, trends, forecasts and innovations that are driving the technology industry forward are often summarized, and an outlook for the New Year is given.

How Walmart Canada Uses Blockchain to Solve Supply-Chain Challenges

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Operations and supply chain management Technology and analytics Blockchain Digital ArticleThe system has drastically reduced payment disputes with freight carriers.

Lessons in Cambodian Silk Supply Chains

Lead Change Blog

She’s just your ‘average’ 20-something creating an international supply chain in the fashion industry, and succeeding. Posted in Community Involvement Light Your World [link] Marcelia Muehlke, one of the great young entrepreneurs I get to hang out with. In the spirit of ‘and/both’ instead of ‘either/or’, Marcie doesn’t accept the 20th century cut throat culture of the Garment District. This is a wonderful story, with lessons [.].

8 Tips for Ensuring an Environment-Friendly Supply Chain in Your Retail Business

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Three ways online retailers can overcome supply chain turmoil

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But the huge increase in online shopping over the past 18 months coupled with ongoing supply chain disruptions across multiple industries means that many businesses aren’t yet in full control of their destiny. The pandemic recovery is finally in full swing.

How the War in Ukraine Is Further Disrupting Global Supply Chains

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Operations and supply chain management Digital ArticleIt may accelerate a shift to regional suppliers.

How Exposed Is Your Supply Chain to Climate Risks?

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Operations and supply chain management Risk management Digital ArticleA study of 12,000 supplier sites in the U.S., mainland China, and Taiwan found that only 11% were fully prepared for climate-related disruptions.

How to Make Your Entire Supply Chain Greener

Strategy Driven

As more and more businesses start to pay attention to how they operate in greener and more efficient ways, one of the things that your business can’t afford to overlook is its supply chain. So here’s how to make your entire supply chain greener.

Are the Risks of Global Supply Chains Starting to Outweigh the Rewards?

Harvard Business

Operations and supply chain management Globalization Digital ArticleIn addition to product costs and supplier choices, today’s managers need to consider geopolitics, logistics, sustainability, and suppliers’ health.

Creating More Resilient Supply Chains

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Supply chain Operations Globalization AudioA conversation with Harvard Business School professor Willy Shih on the risks of global, just-in-time manufacturing and how to create stronger systems.

How Running A Supply Chain Is Like Running A Marathon – 4 Proven Strategies

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miles in an actual marathon or executing a figurative one to solve global supply disruptions, the same winning strategies apply. The post How Running A Supply Chain Is Like Running A Marathon – 4 Proven Strategies appeared first on CEOWORLD magazine. Whether running 26.2

The Latest Supply Chain Disruption: Plastics

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Supply chain Digital ArticleA global shortage is impacting companies across every industry.

Lessons in Cambodian Silk Supply Chains

Mills Scofield

She''s just your ''average'' 20- something creating an international supply chain in the fashion industry, and succeeding. Making eco-socially-responsible wedding dresses requires a very special international supply chain and lets me combine my background in international development and my MBA. That lack of options means little competition which is tempting but also gave me pause – was it possible to build the kind of supply chain I was imagining?

How Disruption Accelerated Digital Supply Chain Transformation - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM GEP

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The Digital Future of the Supply Chain

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The Fung Group’s Pamela Mar explains how we can build more resilient supply chains amid the pandemic. Supply chain Manufacturing Technology Audio

Digital Ecosystems: A Data-Driven Approach To Decarbonizing Supply Chains - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM SIEMENS

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Why Every Business Owner Should Study Supply Chain Management

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Supply chain management is sometimes considered as a posh name for logistics, but it does entail much more than making sure that products are delivered from Point A to B. If you are serious about improving your business and your productivity, you have to take supply chain management more seriously in the future. Having an effective supply chain management system in place will reduce idle times in your business.

What Supply Chain Transparency Really Means

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Supply chain Sustainability Digital ArticleAnd five steps to get started.

Four Ways Technology Can Enhance Your Supply Chain - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM PREMIER

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According to a March survey conducted by the Institute for Supply Chain Management, nearly 75% of U.S. companies reported supply chain disruptions due to coronavirus-related issues. Today, the definition of supply chain […].

Building Resilient Supply Chains Won’t Be Easy

Harvard Business

Supply chain Crisis management Digital ArticleIt’s time to look past simplistic solutions.

Coronavirus Is a Wake-Up Call for Supply Chain Management

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Supply chain Crisis management Digital ArticleStart mapping your suppliers in depth — now.

Inflation Should Be an Important Consideration in Your Supply Chain Strategy - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM GEP

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Strategy Managing uncertainty Supply chain Sponsor ContentSponsor content from GEP.

Circular Supply Chains Are More Sustainable. Why Are They So Rare?

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Sustainability Operations Supply chain Manufacturing Digital ArticleWhat companies can learn from successful recycling efforts.

We Need a Stress Test for Critical Supply Chains

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Government Supply chain Digital ArticleIt would ensure a more resilient response to the next global crisis.

Today’s Businesses Need to be Agile and Flexible, Starting with Supply Chains - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM COUPA

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One Way to Build More Resilient Medical Supply Chains in the U.S.

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Supply chain Crisis management Digital ArticleA blueprint for tapping alternative producers when the next crisis strikes.

Complimentary Resource – How to Leverage SRM For Supply Chain Resiliency

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How to Leverage SRM For Supply Chain Resiliency. by TAKE Supply Chain. Click here for more information on How to Leverage SRM For Supply Chain Resiliency. You just finished reading Complimentary Resource - How to Leverage SRM For Supply Chain Resiliency ! The post Complimentary Resource – How to Leverage SRM For Supply Chain Resiliency appeared first on StrategyDriven.

When You’re Tied Up In Supply Chains, You Need A Strategy

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According to estimates by supply chain management organizations, the global supply chain market is worth more than $10 trillion a year. As a company, managing your supply chain, organizing shipments and coordinating your efforts with other companies takes a lot of planning and effort. Here’s how to execute a great supply chain strategy without getting tied up in knots. Supply chains aren’t impervious to human error or malicious acts.

Why Legacy Tech Is the Biggest Hurdle to Digital Supply Chain Transformation - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM GEP

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Your Data Supply Chains Are Probably a Mess. Here’s How to Fix Them.

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The same processes and quality management that inform physical supply chains should be applied to data. Data Innovation Technology Digital Article

The Death of Supply Chain Management

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The supply chain is the heart of a company’s operations. To make the best decisions, managers need access to real-time data about their supply chain, but the limitations of legacy technologies can thwart the goal of end-to-end transparency. New digital technologies that have the potential to take over supply chain management entirely are disrupting traditional ways of working. Technology Competitive strategy Supply chain Digital Article

How Coronavirus Could Impact the Global Supply Chain by Mid-March

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Supplies from China will dry up, slowing manufacturing and port activity worldwide. Operations management Economy Supply chain Digital Article

Building Resilience into Your Family Business

Harvard Business Review

Family businesses Economic cycles and trends Operations and supply chain management Crisis management Digital ArticleLessons from companies that have thrived in volatile environments.

CEO Spotlight: Janne Juhala, Co-founder and CEO of Logmore on the Future of Supply Chain Data Logging

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License and Republishing: The views expressed in this article CEO Spotlight: Janne Juhala, Co-founder and CEO of Logmore on the Future of Supply Chain Data Logging are those of the author Anna Papadopoulos alone and not the CEOWORLD magazine.

Why Supply Chains Need the Right Kind of Planning to Deal With Tariffs and Trade Wars - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM KINAXIS

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Conscientious consumers or creatures of habit? A focus on our supply chains

Strategy Driven

Do we, as general consumers, really focus on, or give any thought at all, to the whole supply chain that eventually led to that product making it to our shopping trollies? But it goes to show you how important our supply chain actually is. Every touch point in the manufacturing process is crucial and it is more important than ever to have full traceability and visibility of the supply chain. A focus on our supply chains !

New Data Suggests the U.S. Trucking Shortage May Be Ending

Harvard Business Review

One major cause of supply-chain headaches may be easing. Operations and supply chain management Economic cycles and trends Digital Article