Leading companies are constantly managing competing supply chain priorities. With finite resources, increasingly demanding customers and fierce competition, they must balance operational efficiency, perfect order delivery and supply chain flexibility.
Posted on 08/17 at 09:45 AM
When an industry is facing serious change, companies must adapt in order to survive. Publishing is one of many industries in which shifts in available technology platforms and consumer behavior are forcing companies to rewrite their game plans.
How will they do it?
There is no simple answer, but a solution cannot be found without addressing the supply chain.
Posted on 08/12 at 01:45 PM
The supply chain industry is undoubtedly growing. But Baby-Boomer retirement, higher supply chain volumes and greater operational complexities create the greatest talent gap at the mid- and upper-management levels.
If you're trying to fill the talent gap through entry-level recruitment alone, you aren't leveraging the full competitive advantage of your supply chain.
Read this white paper to uncover 10 talent myths that are impeding growth, and eight best practices from benchmark companies to not only find and recruit but also develop and retain talent that can meet a company's long-term supply chain needs.
Posted on 08/03 at 12:47 PM
Supply chain execution convergence (SCEC) is more than a buzz word. It's a necessity for today's global supply chains.
If organizations aren't operating on interconnected systems, or using a common end-to-end process to connect to all their partners, achieving supply chain excellence is nearly impossible.
Posted on 07/23 at 08:07 AM
Being agile is the focus of today's complex supply chains. Here's how a redefined vision of global TMS will bestow agility in global trade.
Posted on 07/23 at 08:02 AM
The goal of this handbook is to provide supply chain risk management practitioners with concrete suggestions and guidance on how to create, roll-out, and institutionalize a global supply chain resiliency program.
Posted on 07/17 at 11:33 AM
Are you striving to bring new products to market faster and optimize supply chain efficiencies? Without fully integrating trading partners to connect your entire global supply chain, this is an impossible objective.
Download Amber Road's new white paper, Next Gen PLM: Ensuring Compliance and Line of Sight Throughout Your Global Supply Chain, to learn how you can achieve supply chain success with a collaborative supply chain platform.
Posted on 07/16 at 07:55 AM
The challenges faced by industrial distributors are many, but they’re surmountable if companies are willing to re-examine how best to serve their customers’ needs today and tomorrow.
The high-volume warehouse or distribution center that supports B2B, Omni-channel activities, direct-to-consumer shipments, and the Internet of Things all require a flexible and scalable supply chain in order to function at optimal capacity.
The problem is that most of today's supply chains are made up of fragmented silos of information that compromise their ability to compete, be responsive to customer demands or seize new business opportunities.
Posted on 07/02 at 01:42 PM
Not Sure? The whitepaper "Stay or Switch" Provides the Research Necessary for You to See How Well Your Provider Stacks Up!
Posted on 07/02 at 12:54 PM
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