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CILT - Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport

How IT can lead supply chain transformation

Alexa Cheater
Kinaxis

Outdated software isn’t just a headache to manage. It’s a business blocker. In a moment when unpredictable shifts in the flow of goods to consumers has dominated headlines, supply chains have become a driver of competitive differentiation for companies, with 65 percent believing their supply chain will be a source of differentiation in the next year. But the technological infrastructure that supports supply chains? It remains a weak spot. Many companies say they still rely on spreadsheets for all or part of planning. 

This puts new pressure on companies to drive innovation — or be driven out of business. CIOs, VPs of IT infrastructure, system administrators an

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Advanced supply chain planning in the ceramic industry

In most traditional ceramic production processes, finished product planning has adopted a make-to-stock approach that is determined more by large minimum batch sizes than by well-designed storage policies. To ensure sufficiently large quantities and reduce the impact of setup costs on individual pieces, ceramic prod  >>


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Last update 5 Oct 2020
UK manufacturing recovery continues in September as output and new orders rise again
   Source: Markit /CIPS UK Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
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Energy & Utilities

With increasing regulation & customer service expectations, utilities companies are redirecting their focus to improve end-to-end supply chain performance. As part of our drive to improve asset utilisation and up-time, Unipart Logistics has been at the forefront facilitating companies improved bus...


How IT can lead supply chain transformation

Outdated software isn’t just a headache to manage. It’s a business blocker. In a moment when unpredictable shifts in the flow of goods to consumers has dominated headlines, supply chains have become a driv...


Education
 
28
Oct
2020
Introduction to Purchasing and Procurement
     London
 2 
Dec
2020
Supply Chain Strategy and Leadership
     London

Resources
 
J&S Automotive shift competitiveness up a gear through availability drive

To boost their market leading levels of customer satisfaction, Irelands largest distributor of premium automotive parts has taken the decision to implement Slimstock’s inventory optimisation solution, Slim4. As ...

ProcureCon Indirect 2015 Benchmarking Study

In anticipation of the 2015 ProcureCon Indirect 2015 conference, the organization released the results of this year’s benchmarking study. Take a look to see how your peers answered such questions as:- Which five in...