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Supply chains and the power of artificial intelligence

Supply chain analytics isn’t a new concept – in fact the manufacturing sector has long been an enthusiastic adopter of data-driven techniques. So apart from a fancy new name, what’s really new?

A combination of three emerging developments is changing the game:

  1. Computational power, enabling us to do difficult calculations in real time
  2. Powerful new algorithms can automate analysis and decision-making
  3. And, crucially, new and previously untapped sources of data are emerging

We should also remember that ‘supply chain analytics’ is an umbrella term, referring to a multitude of capabilities. There is no single solution that works for every organisation: it depends on the nature of the supply chain, the organisational strategy and priorities, and the information that is available.

And not every capability is appropriate for every organisation – they should not be


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14 May 2021
5 Critical Issues that can hamper your S&OE Process
 

Sales and Operations Execution (S&OE) is a highly beneficial process in optimizing how you strategize supply chains. This process primarily serves to keep S&OP goals on track, integrating with the planning process to drive daily and weekly supply and demand fluctuations. Fueling the success

 
Martin Pahulje
Flexis
 
12 May 2021
Overcoming the barriers of ineffective tools to drive S&OP success
 

Sales and operations planning (S&OP) can be painful. It is additive work on top of the day-to-day activities that use most, if not all, of the available human capacity. It causes anxiety because, in addition to the sunk costs of time and energy, the potential impact of any errors and revisions g

 
Patrick Van Hull
Kinaxis
 
12 May 2021
How a Unified Logistics Approach Drives the Customer Centric Supply Chain
 

What a year it has been! Glad to see the back of it… ‘New normal’… ‘Online schooling’… ‘Have you been vaccinated yet?’ Pandemic… Unprecedented… Zoom fatigue… three-day delivery isn’t fast enough… I shudder

 
Jim Bralsford
Blue Yonder
 
12 May 2021
Supply Chain Planning Solutions Critical for Customers in Post-Pandemic World
 

Managing supply chain disruptions and building resiliency is the priority for many companies in a post-pandemic world. Over the past year, we have seen the impact of supply chain shocks from the U.S.-China trade war and the COVID-19 pandemic to the more recent Suez Canal blockage; these shocks place

 
Tommy See
Blue Yonder
 
12 May 2021
Supply Chains on the Edge - Beyond Cloud Computing
 

Edge computing is the new hot topic in terms of cloud technology. It is well known that the keys to a successful supply chain are visibility, resiliency, and efficiency. For many companies, this has been achieved to some extent. As the industry demands more speed and insight into the supply chain, m

 
Martin Pahulje
Flexis
 


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Manufacturing PMI at near-record high in April but sector still beset by supply-chain disruptions
   Source: Markit /CIPS UK Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
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