Category: Digital Supply Chain

Complexity In The Digital Supply Chain

Audience around world have been expecting better online experience for game, music and movies. Netflix, the world’s leading Internet entertainment network with over 100 million members in over 190 countries believes that to realize the construction of real digital supply chain entails 2 parts: to ensure the materials quality and to manage B2B order and...

How IoT is Revolutionizing Supply Chain Management

IoT, the Internet of Things, has gradually led us into a truly connected world, making the collection and exchange of data far more convenient. The following passage focuses on IoT's revolutionary role in supply chain management, such as fleet management and asset tracking, with examples of 3 big players - Verizon, Cisco and IBM. It takes...

How Supply Chain 4.0 Creates Game-changing Customer Experience

Supply Chain Management (SCM) has always embraced new technologies that promised to fundamentally change the way supply chains operate: Sea containers were introduced to efficiently ship goods around the globe; computer-supported planning software improved production schedules beyond imagination; and RFID technology promised to revolutionize processes by identifying products without a direct line of sight. The...

Charting the Path to Digital Maturity in the Supply Chain

Supply chain executives must ready their supply chains to fully support digital business. This research presents the supply chain path to digital maturity across demand, supply and product offerings, as well as the requisite foundational capabilities. Overview Key Findings With the creation of new business designs that blur the lines between the digital and the…

The top 6 supply chain logistics trends for 2016

Popular “Space Age” TV shows from the 1960s like Lost in Space, My Favorite Martian, The Jetsons and even Star Trek all featured futuristic wearable “smart” technology, personal jetpacks, remote drones and intelligent robots. “It’s essential to have flexibility and adaptability.” – Rayford Collins, supply chain optimization expert with the UPS Customer Solutions group. Fast-forward a few decades, and…