Planning from the Edge

Everywhere you turn, there is data being generated, captured, and consumed. Time spent on smartphones and tablets is on the rise, and more people are getting their news and information online and via social media. These clicks, views and comments can be aggregated and analyzed to uncover trends and insights; however, the question is how…

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How Important is 1% to Your Supply Chain?

Perhaps you’ve seen the recent mobile service ads, where the pitchman talks about a 1 percent difference in reliability. He and other characters in the commercial mock the importance of spending more for only a 1 percent difference in service. Perhaps I’m just tired of seeing this guy; he’s gone from pitching the “Can you hear me…

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On the Road to Driver-Less Cars

Friday in 5 – interesting news bits from around the supply chain horn, served up in one spot to keep you up to date. Here’s a quick roundup of some industry news, including a look at how automakers are investing in autonomous cars, the types of digital technologies being used to speed up production processes,…

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