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Digital Disruptors Are Impacting All Industries, Analysts Say Digital Disruptors Are Impacting All Industries, Analysts Say
Digital disruptors are emerging in all industries, and the need for CIOs to embrace digital transformation is urgent, according to Gartner, Inc.... »

Opinion: Supply Chain Risk 2020 Opinion: Supply Chain Risk 2020
As we sift through data from SCM World's 2017 Future of Supply Chain survey, one of the most striking shifts from last year's responses is the level of perceived risk in... »

IoT Will Facilitate Speedier Farm to Fork, Research Suggests IoT Will Facilitate Speedier Farm to Fork, Research Suggests
With pressure on land and food resources set to increase, the Internet of Things (IoT) will play an increasingly important role in helping the sustainable agriculture sector... »

Videos
The Importance of an LMS in Your Enterprise
A labor management system reports on warehouse worker productivity either after the fact or in real time. Investing in LMS software is no minor undertaking, but the ROI comes... »

The Role of Supply Chain in Driving Growth and Innovation The Role of Supply Chain in Driving Growth and Innovation
How supply-chain organizations help to drive innovation and top-line growth in the organization? Mike McLaughlin, executive vice president of Clif Bar & Co., has some... »

Efficiency & Sustainability in Freight Management at Whirlpool Efficiency & Sustainability in Freight Management at Whirlpool
Whirlpool rewards members of its carrier base that employ fuel-saving processes, says Kara Hegg, head of North America carrier management for the appliance manufacturer. [Run... »

Editors' Blog
The Brexit Clock Is Ticking. How Should Global Companies Respond?
On March 29, British Prime Minister Theresa May officially set into motion the exit of the United Kingdom from the European Union, beginning a two-year period of negotiation... »

U.S. Trade Policy: Taking a New Direction, or Mired in Chaos?
With the new Administration less than two weeks old, U.S. trade policy is in a state of extreme uncertainty, if not chaos. So where do we go from here?... »

Is the Economic Engine of Globalization Running Out of Gas?
Years from now, we might well look back at the period from 2008 through 2015 as the Golden Age of Global Connectedness.... »

Podcasts
Time to Wipe Out Modern-Day Slavery in Supply Chains Time to Wipe Out Modern-Day Slavery in Supply Chains
It's tough enough stopping the use of conflict minerals from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. How about attacking the larger issue of human trafficking throughout the... »

How Should We Be Training Our Supply-Chain Professionals? How Should We Be Training Our Supply-Chain Professionals?
Supply-chain professionals, assuming they sought out the position in the first place, have typically learned the ropes by doing the job. Not anymore.... »

How Social Compliance Can Make or Break a Supply Chain How Social Compliance Can Make or Break a Supply Chain
Global companies today live or die by the effectiveness of their social compliance programs.... »

  News
Florida Orange Crop Plunges to 71-Year Low After Hurricane Irma Florida Orange Crop Plunges to 71-Year Low After Hurricane Irma
Florida's orange production will plunge 21 percent to a 71-year low after damage wrought by Hurricane Irma devastated the harvest, while output of cotton also suffered in... »

Kobe Scandal Shows Cost of Race to Keep Improving Metals Kobe Scandal Shows Cost of Race to Keep Improving Metals
Behind the scandal engulfing Kobe Steel Ltd. over the falsification of data for some of the materials it supplied is a harsh reality for Japanese steel companies: the need to... »

Drone Defibrillator Delivery Could Save Thousands of Lives
Every year, cardiac arrests trigger the abrupt loss of heart function for 350,000 Americans, making it the leading cause of natural death in the country, according to the... »

White Papers
Five Simple Questions: How to get the best from your S&OP or IBP Business process
Oliver Wight has developed a series of five questions - simple 'must-haves', which can be applied to any organization and which can be used in each of the five IBP review... »

My Bow Wave Just Ate My Hockey Stick
You didn't see that bow wave coming, did you! Grab the snorkel and download supply planning veteran David Goddardís latest white paper, My Bow Wave Just Ate My Hockey Stick.... »

Enterprise Labeling for Dummies
This book is the definitive source on Enterprise Labeling for Dummies! It offers an easy-to-understand explanation of Enterprise Labeling and how it can help a company... »

Supplier Case Studies
New Validation Solution Ensures Data Accuracy and Avoids Shipment Delays
Challenge: For a major luxury apparel retailer, missing and inaccurate data in their suppliers' Advance Ship Notices (ASN) caused shipment delays, lost time spent finding and... »

Global Retailer Maximizes Supply Chain Performance With Improved Collaboration
Challenge: Inconvenienced by manually intensive processes, this global retailer of handbags and accessories recognized the need to transform its internal and external supply... »

Equipment Provider Keeps Processes on Pace With Accelerating Growth
Challenge: As a quickly growing business, one of the world's largest infrastructure and irrigation equipment providers realized its existing approach to managing freight... »

Webinars
Thermo Fisher Justifies Value of Supply Chain Risk Management by Presenting Robust ROI Thermo Fisher Justifies Value of Supply Chain Risk Management by Presenting Robust ROI
Date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017Time: 1:00 p.m. ET In today's environment, a robust supply chain risk management capability is a must have. And yet, many companies and... »

The Evolution of the Control Tower and Digital Supply Chain The Evolution of the Control Tower and Digital Supply Chain
ON-DEMAND WEBINAR Digitization has changed everything and itís helping to usher in an era of increased customer expectations. From new levels of transparency to shorter lead... »

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