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Supply Chain Performance Declined In the Last Decade. The Question is Why?

analytics, Supply Chain Excellence, Supply Chain Leadership

When a person suddenly hits or jams their toe, it hurts. It is one of those howling, bent over, moments of pain. A stubbed toe is often...

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Philip Morris Drives Manufacturing Insights Using A Digital Twin

analytics, Big data supply chains

  Supply chains quickly move through fads and buzz words. Over and over again, organizations fall in love with shiny objects moving...

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COVID-19 By The Numbers. My Takeaway For Supply Chain Leaders

analytics, Big data supply chains, Supply Chain Leadership, Supply Chain Talent, Supply sensing • One Comment

I like numbers. Working with a spreadsheet and gaining an understanding of the patterns is cathartic for me. I also like to build...

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Mourning the Death of the Data-Driven Supply Chain Guy

analytics, Big data supply chains • One Comment

Joe died Wednesday. As a great supply chain leader and my client for ten years, his energetic spirit always lifted my soul. In 2018, after...

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Decline In Performance in Consumer Products. Are You To Blame?

analytics, Supply Chain Complexity, Supply chain excellence

On Thursday morning, I began an engagement with a food manufacturer attempting to drive “Supply Chain 2.0.” When I asked for a...

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AI This. Not So Fast.

analytics, Uncategorized

Grounded during this pandemic, and unable to interact with clients in person, I try to write 3,000 words a day. Morning after morning,...

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