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How to Overcome 4 Common Barriers to Supply Chain Collaboration Initiatives - TAKE Supply Chain

Make sure you can sell both your executives and vendors on your solution to overcome these common barriers to supply chain collaboration.
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Supply Chain Efficiency vs. Effectiveness

Supply Chain Efficiency vs. Effectiveness | Supply Chain Passion - Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
Supply chain managers at wholesale distribution and manufacturing companies might think that if a process is efficient, it is also effective. In fact, that may not always be the case.
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Supply Chain Visibility: Chasing the Big Picture - Inbound Logistics

Supply Chain Visibility: Chasing the Big Picture - Inbound Logistics | Supply Chain Passion - Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
As technology brings supply chain data into focus, the ability to access and interpret business information moves from nice-to-have to must-have.
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BRIEF-PUMA says chief supply chain officer to leave company

FRANKFURT, Dec 13 (Reuters) - Puma SE :
* Says chief supply chain officer Reiner Seiz to leave Puma,
with his successor to be announced t a later date
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They also announced their CEO to leave next March after just 1.5 years in service

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Headline for the 2012 Holiday Buying Season- Overcoming the Challenges of Fulfillment Complexity

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Bob Ferrari, the Founder and Executive Editor of the Supply Chain Matters Blog, and a periodic guest blogger on the Infosys Supply Chain Management blog.
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Supply chains gear up for growth - Supply Management

Supply chains gear up for growth - Supply Management | Supply Chain Passion - Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
Supply chains gear up for growthSupply ManagementSupply chain agility: managing change, published yesterday by global accountancy firm KPMG, found supply chain professionals are still acutely aware of volatility and continue to keep a tight grip on...

 “Organisations are feeling that it is time to start thinking about how they would be able to respond to an increase in demand and still deal with the level of volatility that is out there. A number are really preparing for an upturn.”

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The new dawn of outsourcing - Supply Chain Digital

The new dawn of outsourcing - Supply Chain Digital | Supply Chain Passion - Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
The new dawn of outsourcingSupply Chain DigitalDespite an increase in popularity however, there is still a level of trepidation when it comes to the outsourcing of key functions, such as procurement.
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Why Quants Should Manage Your Supply Chain Risk - blogs.hbr.org (blog)

Why Quants Should Manage Your Supply Chain Risk - blogs.hbr.org (blog) | Supply Chain Passion - Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
Why Quants Should Manage Your Supply Chain Riskblogs.hbr.org (blog)A problem is that supply chain managers are rarely trained in quantitative risk concepts, either during the formal phase of their education or on the job.
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Supply chains & cloud: A natural fit to understanding the individual consumer

Supply chains & cloud: A natural fit to understanding the individual consumer | Supply Chain Passion - Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
Moving supply-chain management into the cloud can make companies more agile. The cloud creates a natural space for companies to collaborate. Supply-chain applications in the cloud would make it a lot easier for ...
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Successful Supply Chain Management In An Uncertain Global Economy | Business News

Successful Supply Chain Management In An Uncertain Global Economy | Business News | Supply Chain Passion - Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
Increasing global competition and economic uncertainties are putting more pressure on supply chains than ever before. Supply chains need to be accountable ...

Recipes for supply chain success

The keys to effective supply chain management remain responsiveness, reliability, resilience and relationships, but it is important to consider new strategies for managing supply chains to take account of the changing economic climate.

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Five Steps to Align Business Strategy With Supply Chain Capabilities - Smarter With Gartner

Five Steps to Align Business Strategy With Supply Chain Capabilities - Smarter With Gartner | Supply Chain Passion - Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
Chief supply chain officers (CSCOs) must link business strategy with supply chain segmentation and functional capabilities
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Three Ways the Internet of Things Will Change Retail

Three Ways the Internet of Things Will Change Retail | Supply Chain Passion - Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
Highly personalized shopping experiences. Intelligent stores. Remote interaction with products …
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Supply Chain Management - Three Keys to Excellence | CSC

Supply Chain Management - Three Keys to Excellence | CSC | Supply Chain Passion - Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
Infographic: The three key areas that are driving success in the supply chain, from CSC’s annual supply chain survey.
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CSC research shows that more and more supply chain officers are rising to the highest levels of their organizations. This infographic explains why.

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Supply chain management Collaboration- An interesting presentation to get the basics

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Broken links in supply chain need urgent attention - Fresh Business Thinking

Broken links in supply chain need urgent attention - Fresh Business Thinking | Supply Chain Passion - Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
Broken links in supply chain need urgent attentionFresh Business ThinkingA combination of natural disasters, changing consumer demands and economic uncertainty have led many organisations to conclude that their supply chain operations are no longer...
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Supply Chain Review | UPS Introduces Cloud-Based Supply Chain ...

Scalable cloud-based supply chain management technologies allow companies to streamline management of vendors and manage all of their inbound shipments via a single platform, which can consolidate ocean freight ...
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Analysis: Sustainable supply chain in the Middle East - Arabian Supply Chain

Analysis: Sustainable supply chain in the Middle East - Arabian Supply Chain | Supply Chain Passion - Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
Arabian Supply ChainAnalysis: Sustainable supply chain in the Middle EastArabian Supply Chain“If you can build awareness, then those consumers can demand different environmental practices from the organisations that are producing products and...
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Don't Put Your Customers at Risk | Supply-Chain Clean-up Advice - Inc.com

Don't Put Your Customers at Risk | Supply-Chain Clean-up Advice - Inc.com | Supply Chain Passion - Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
Inc.comDon't Put Your Customers at Risk | Supply-Chain Clean-up AdviceInc.comFor Flowering Tree Botanicals, monitoring the supply chain that goes into making its all-natural bath and body products is crucial.
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Enterra Insights: Supply Chain Management Trends

Enterra Insights: Supply Chain Management Trends | Supply Chain Passion - Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it

Key take aways:

1. "You can access products from allover the world. It's a demand-driven supply chain. It's no longer supply-constrained."

2. "Critical to success of any Demand Plan is having all stakeholders...agree upon a consensus Demand Plan."

3. "No area of a business is more affected by the trend to a global business environment than the supply chain."

Conclusion:

"To remain successful companies need organization-wide buy-in to supply chain excellence and  some will need to re-evaluate their current processes and performance."

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Merger Creates New Heavyweight Player In Supply Chain Management Apps - CRN

Merger Creates New Heavyweight Player In Supply Chain Management Apps - CRN | Supply Chain Passion - Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
Spend MattersMerger Creates New Heavyweight Player In Supply Chain Management AppsCRNRedPrairie and JDA Software are merging in a $1.9 billion deal that will create a major player in the market for supply chain management applications.
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