Tag: Internet of Things

Dissecting the Headwinds and Tailwinds of Digital Transformation

Big data supply chains, Demand, digital supply chains

Headwinds: A force of resistance Tailwinds: A favorable force blowing in the same direction When I travel from company to company and...

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Are You Active in the Digital Transformation Drinking Game?

Big data supply chains • One Comment

Today I attended the SAPinsider Conference. The theme? Digital transformation. The storyline of the event goes like this: Do you have the...

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Sparking a New Conversation: Let’s Build a Network of Networks

customer-centric supply chains, Demand, Market-driven value networks, Supply Chain Insights Community • One Comment

Today’s supply chain is inside-out. Companies wait and process orders. They cannot sense and respond to demand. It is a struggle. The...

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Open Letter to the Chief Financial Officer

Demand, Market-Driven, Supply Chain Insights, Supply Chain Leadership

For most, it is the end of the quarter. While for others, the end of the fiscal year is looming. The end of any fiscal period is a good...

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Out of Africa

Market-Driven, New technologies

Global multinational companies have a dilemma. Supply chain talent is primarily coming from North America and Europe, but these are the...

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