The retail industry is one of the sectors which always keep fluctuating and truly amazing with large-scale disruptions every single year. The industry indeed relies on customer interests and...
Oct 06, 2022
Organizations should move beyond short-term, reactive moves to counter inflation and identify opportunities to build long-term competitive advantages, according to Gartner. They should shift from a...
Mar 29, 2022
Predictive maintenance tools will become more widespread across critical infrastructure in the oil and gas industry over the next decade, says GlobalData. The data and analytics company notes that...
Mar 14, 2022
Due to the increased pace of change in customer preferences and expectations chief supply chain officers (CSCOs) must take three actions to improve supply chain customer experience (CX), according to...
Feb 17, 2022
More than one-third of consumers (35%) have never heard of the metaverse, stats according to Gartner. The survey finds that 58% of respondents have either heard of the metaverse but do not know what...
Feb 17, 2022
In these volatile times when business cycles are ambiguous and customer demands are erratic, enterprises are facing several challenges, such as poor contract visibility, procurement complexities,...
Feb 16, 2022
Traditional packaging is often challenged by several factors such as rising material costs, the use of plastics threatening the environment, and creating compelling first impressions to consumers. ...
Feb 09, 2022
At the start of 2021, supply chain leaders were cautiously optimistic about the future. The first vaccines had been approved, trade tensions were easing, and many expected the COP26 conference would...
Feb 03, 2022
Logistics and supply chain management have a pivotal role in any crisis – it helps the smooth availability and supply of essentials, medical supplies and enabling enterprises to trade around the...
Jan 12, 2022
Over the past year, organizations across Asia/Pacific had to recalibrate their business models as every aspect of operation was disrupted by the pandemic. While there are many factors at play, COVID-...
Oct 18, 2021
With this uptick in ransomware attacks targeting supply chains, organizations must implement stronger, layered security strategies to protect against lurking vulnerabilities. The fact is,...
Aug 27, 2021
A large gap exists between data consumers and data suppliers in organizations, according to the survey report commissioned by Immuta from 451 Research, the enterprise technology research unit of S...
Aug 16, 2021
Through 2023, demand for robotic goods-to-person (G2P) systems will quadruple to help enforce social distancing in warehouses, according to Gartner. With G2P systems, the robots deliver the goods to...
Jan 28, 2021
Reimagined supply chains emerge from global crisis as enterprises focus on data insights to mitigate risk
The supply chains in 40% of multinational corporations were unable to cope with the crisis created by the pandemic, according to Orange Business Services’ survey. The survey of 320 enterprises,...
Jan 20, 2021
Supply chains are in the middle of an evolution that will change completely how Chief Supply Chain Officers (CSCOs) organize and operate their organizations, according to Gartner. “CSCOs are tasked...
Oct 09, 2020
The constraints created by the COVID-19 pandemic are forcing manufacturers, suppliers and distributors across the world to revisit their global supply chain strategies and accelerate the adoption of...
Aug 21, 2020
Increasing investment to deliver supply chain visibility an imperative for manufacturers in APeJ: IDC
58% of the organizations indicate that their immediate focus is on increasing supply chain visibility to help create operational resilience, according to IDC Manufacturing Insights Asia/Pacific study...
Jul 24, 2020
What is common to Alexandra Lopez, Ivanka Janssen, and Jackie Sturm? They are top women leaders who lead their respective companies' supply chain/procurement functions. Yes, Supply Chain, one of the...
Jul 22, 2020
Hyperautomation, Digital Supply Chain Twin (DSCT), Continuous Intelligence, Supply Chain Governance and Security, Edge Computing and Analytics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), 5G Networks and Immersive...
Jul 17, 2020
Future Group will deploy next generation integrated demand planning (forecasting), replenishment planning and sales and operations planning platforms from o9 Solutions in its 1500 stores across 450...
Jul 02, 2020
Just 10% of companies were on the right path to building customer-centric supply chains that are resilient and enable growth prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Accenture’s study, titled A...
Jun 29, 2020
Till a few months back, ‘disruption’ was essentially a biztech jargon that everyone used liberally, to talk about even some small changes in a business process. And then…we got to taste what...
Jun 22, 2020
After national governments announced lockdowns to prevent the spread of novel Coronavirus, it became increasingly challenging for organizations providing essential goods and services to continue...
Jun 22, 2020
Supply chains globally have been disrupted on account of COVID-19. Yet, platform players like Amazon and Alibaba have demonstrated how their approach to logistics and supply chain management is not...
Jun 22, 2020
The number of businesses using asset tracking solutions will reach 90 million this year, and exceed 114 million by 2025, according to Juniper Research’s study, titled Fleet Tracking & Logistics:...
Jun 16, 2020
The pressure created by the COVID-19 outbreak on global trade systems highlights an urgent need for global cooperation to maintain and strengthen the resilience of international supply chains. To...
May 04, 2020
Through 2022, 80% of supply chain blockchain initiatives will remain at a proof-of-concept (POC) or pilot stage, according to Gartner. One of the main reasons for this development is that early...
Jan 24, 2020
Organizations will face a growing risk from their cloud and the supply chain, according to Trend Micro’s 2020 predictions report. The growing popularity of cloud and DevOps environments will continue...
Nov 21, 2019
In a bid to ensure on-time delivery competence and reduce supply chain pressure, USA-headquartered and Pune-based valve manufacturer, DelVal Flow Controls wanted to deploy an ERP solution. They...
Dec 07, 2017
Leading global professional services firm EY on Monday announced "EY Catalyst" -- a new cloud-based platform that can help businesses in India enhance their performance in supply chain and...
Nov 06, 2017
At the 18th Annual CIO&Leader Conference, PS Easwaran, Partner - Supply Chain & Manufacturing, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India, spoke about how CIOs can evolve their digital supply chains into...
Aug 30, 2017
CIO@2020: Interaction with Atanu Roy, Senior Vice President & CIO, Head – Global Information Technology, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
Atanu Roy, Senior Vice President & CIO, Head – Global Information Technology, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., talks to CIO&Leader, keeping the Vision 2020 in perspective. Excerpts from...
Jun 20, 2017
Supply chain management (SCM) is increasingly becoming the hard core of business process. It is due to a number of factors including heightened competition, globalization and increasing consumer...
Jul 31, 2015