All posts tagged supply chain

Manufacturers should prepare for potential supply chain disruption with trade policy in flux

The current climate of trade policy uncertainty is making it more important than ever for manufacturers to understand and plan for potential supply chain disruption according to a new report from PwC. The report, “The new US trade policy era: […]

Hyper-competitive retail industry looks to supply chains for differentiation and profitability

Retailers seeking to find balance between omnichannel costs and revenue growth see supply chain capabilities as key to profitably serving customers, according to a recent report by Auburn University’s Center for Supply Chain Innovation and the Retail Industry Leaders Association […]

Supply Chain Analytics Market is Expected to Reach $9.87 billion by 2025

The global supply chain analytics market is expected to reach $9.87 billion by 2025, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Consumers are driving this growth by demanding supply chains that perform faster and more efficiently. These […]

Supply Chain sustainability

Four key trends impacting the design of supply chain networks

Supply chains are changing as they adapt to the new realities of consumer demands and e-commerce. As companies re-think their supply chain strategies they are making different choices on where and how they design and operate their distribution facilities. This […]

Manufacturing and supply chain to spend over $200 billion on IoT in 2017

A new update to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Semiannual Internet of Things Spending Guide forecasts worldwide spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) to grow 16.7% year over year in 2017, reaching just over $800 billion. By 2021, […]

Shift Toward Digital Supply Chains Seen As Gartner Announces 2017 Top 25 Supply Chains

Gartner, Inc. recently released the findings from its annual Supply Chain Top 25, identifying supply chain leaders and highlighting their best practices. Unilever topped the Supply Chain Top 25 ranking for the second consecutive year in 2017, followed by McDonald’s, […]

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