Big Data

Drive Greater Supply Chain Resilience by Bringing Data to your Fingertips

Tuesday, October 24, 2023 · Brian Straight
In this webinar, we’ll dive into real-world examples of how manufacturers are leveraging real-world data, a unified data cloud, and industry-leading AI & ML to reimagine the way they manage their supply chains.

Improve order-to-cash through master data management

Thursday, September 1, 2022 · Marisa Brown, Senior Principal Research Lead, APQC
Make improvements sustainable through clear governance and consistent evaluation of data.

Factors for improved master data management

Monday, August 29, 2022 · APQC
The infographic presents these factors and how they ultimately affect an organization’s order-to-cash process.

Using Data Analytics to Elevate the Success of Supply Chain Sustainability Initiatives

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 · DHL Supply Chain
Digitalization is bringing new opportunities to use data analytics to boost supply chain sustainability objectives. A 3PL partner can help you mobilize that data as part of a holistic sustainability approach.

How Big Data and New Tools are Changing Transportation Solution Design

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 · DHL Supply Chain
Powerful data solutions enable transportation managers to improve efficiencies and identify cost-saving opportunities.

The future of supply chain management is AI and Data

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 · Seth Earley
Speeding the information flows and reducing inefficiencies equips supply chains to operate effectively, adapt quickly and evolve to meet competitive threats and exploit opportunities in the environment.

Want to build a digital supply chain? Focus on capabilities

Monday, November 9, 2020 · Morgan Swink and Nada Sanders
Too many supply chain leaders focus on technological solutions rather than the capabilities they enable.

Making Artificial Intelligence (AI) Work

Thursday, March 5, 2020 · T S Krishnan and Damini Gupta
To build lasting AI capability in your organization, take a layered approach.

Rely on AI to make decisions? Yes, but warily

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 · Dr. Larry Lapide
Supply chain professionals should be wary of using AI to make System-2 decisions. While fast, real-time planning has appeal, it should largely be used to automate operational execution rather than planning processes that are more tactical, strategic and impactful.

How Advanced Technologies are Affecting Supply Chain Software

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 · Bridget McCrea
From AI to ML to IoT, the new crop of supply chain technologies support a world where companies can use the past to predict the future.

APQC Quick Poll: The Current State of Big Data & Advanced Analytics in Supply Chain

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 · APQC
APQC and Supply Chain Management Review collected information in April 2019 from supply chain professionals about the use of Big Data & Advanced Analytics in supply chains around the world.

Digital Procurement: The benefits go far beyond efficiency

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 · Coleman Radell and David Schannon
The economic and strategic benefits of digitizing procurement are real, but the proliferation of competing technologies has made it difficult for companies to figure out where to start. CPOs should focus on solutions rather than products.

Mistaken beliefs blunt the effectiveness of machine learning

Monday, March 4, 2019 · Daniel Merchan, research affiliate at the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics
Over the last decade, we have witnessed an explosion of emerging machine learning (ML)-enabled solutions across industries from health care to supply chains, enhanced by algorithms capable of making better predictions based on past data.

Integrating Planning and Execution with Optimization

Monday, February 4, 2019 · SCMR Staff
Hear how leading organizations are using the Big Data collected from the Internet of Things, machine learning, business intelligence, cognitive analytics and massive computing power to re-plan and optimize their supply chains in near real time.

Intermodal to the rescue

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 · Heather Monteiro, founder of Hickory Ridge Group LLC
There are no easy answers to the trucker shortage, but a project in Oregon demonstrates that intermodal could help save the trucking industry.



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