At the recent annual conferences for APICS and CSCMP, the industry’s top professionals focused on some of the challenges that the industry is facing at the moment. Here is a look at three concerns that need to be addressed to help ensure a bright future for the supply chain industry. Talent Crisis on the Horizon … Read more3 Top Focuses for Ensuring a Bright Future for the Supply Chain
Most businesses are used to dealing with assets like equipment, inventory, property, plants and even intellectual property. However, now they must all contend with a new type of asset that is proving to be tricky to navigate: data. While data itself is nothing new, the sheer amount of it that is suddenly available is unprecedented. … Read moreData Management Will Determine a Company’s Future Relevancy
Operations and IT professionals have never been inundated with quite so many big changes at once as they are in the modern day. Right now, they have to contend with four major shifts at once: big data processing, cloud computing, the Internet of Things and enterprise mobility. Perhaps the most mysterious and promising of these … Read moreHow Can Companies Boost Their Chances Of IoT Success?
As retailers put all the pieces in place for a successful holiday season, one area that can sometimes get overlooked is international shopping. Domestic approaches won’t cut it when it comes to winning the international e-commerce race, so strategic approaches need to be adopted to reach this valuable group of consumers. It’s a perfectly sound … Read moreDon’t Overlook International Shoppers This Holiday Season