Sourcing/Procurement/SRM >> Editors' Blog
Blockchain is poised to take off in a big way in the aerospace and defense sector, if a new report from Accenture is to be believed.
For some companies, going to the cloud means more than simply changing the address of their servers.
All the well-intentioned statements of corporate responsibility mean nothing if you can’t implant the message on the factory floor.
If you could measure the progress of a concept by how much it’s talked about, then blockchain would already be an everyday reality for business.
It’s been just over five years since the collapse of a Bangladeshi factory complex took the lives of 1,135 workers. How can manufacturers and apparel brands ensure that such a tragedy never happens again?
When it comes to determining the optimal price of a product, component or raw material, artificial intelligence can do more than come up with the answer. It can help you to understand the questions you ought to be asking.
Foremost in the minds of every supply-chain planner are those key words: What if?
Transportation providers are jumping on the blockchain bandwagon in a big way.
The Internet of Things would seem ideally suited to the task of monitoring and tracking containers around the world.
We love to complain about the shortcomings of tech support. But how would we feel about a worldwide shortage of I.T. talent?
The Republicans’ tax-reform measure is now the law of the land. So what’s going to happen to all that cash that’s been sitting in the overseas accounts of U.S. multinationals? Is it coming home?
It’s been 23 years since the U.S. Food and Drug Administration began requiring "nutrition facts" labels on most food products. Is it time to do the same for disclosing the environmental impact of laboratory products?
Worried about managing supply-chain risk? All you need is cash.
The start of the phased-in compliance period for installation of electronic logging devices (ELDs) on commercial trucks is just over a month away. But many drivers appear to be lagging in adopting the technology.
Artificial intelligence, for decades little more than a dream in the minds of behavioral scientists, is insinuating itself into every aspect of supply-chain management today. The latest incursion is taking place in the realm of sourcing.