Digital Supply Chain Blog

Live Global Supply Chain Situational Awareness Value

  Have you considered the value associated with live global supply chain situational awareness (SCSA)? The pandemic exposed the lack of resiliency in supply chains and the focus now is directed towards this problem by boards and investors, making it the optimum time to aggressively move forward with a supply chain digital transformation starting with the fundamentals – implementing and connecting the digital twin to achieve a common operating picture for all areas of your…
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How to Manage Orders Impacted by This Year’s Hurricanes?

Hurricane season officially began on June 1st, and indicators point to a more active storm season than normal. For the 2022 hurricane season, NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) is forecasting a likely range of 14 to 21 named storms with winds of 39 miles per hour or higher, of which six to 10 could become hurricanes. Hurricanes have, by definition, winds of 74 mph or higher. NOAA’s predictions say that they may include…
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Struggling to Measure, Analyze & Optimize CO2 Emission? …Need an Easier Approach?

Companies large and small are scrambling to quantify and manage their impact on the environment. The urgency to do so is no doubt hastened by pending policy changes and concern for the financial implications of non-compliance. …Manufacturers are becoming increasingly unsatisfied with being reactive when it comes to sustainability efforts. They recognize, with growing regulatory and consumer pressure, the need to introduce a new, proactive foundation that can scale across all aspects of their supply chain. –…
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Live Global Supply Chain Situational Awareness for Auto Manufacturers

Corporations serve international markets, and supply chains will shift to serve consumers. The next few months will be painful, but companies need to build new capabilities and rethink work to evolve supply chain processes to be more competitive in the face of this heightened variability. This will not be easy for the traditional leader that thinks that the industry has best practices… The unlearning is the tricky part that threatens egos and work processes and…
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Live Global Supply Chain Situational Awareness for Retailers

Due to the global events of the past few years and rapid digital acceleration, customers’ expectations have changed irrevocably. Building customer-centric and forward-thinking supply chains are key to staying relevant in today’s market. Customers expect a best-in-class experience when it comes to e-commerce. Faster shipping, accurate tracking, flexible delivery options, and a seamless returns process help retailers stand out in the digital crowd.” – Rila.org All of us as consumers have come to expect a…
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Live Global Supply Chain Situational Awareness for Logistics Service Providers

The major supply chain events of the past few years, including the pandemic, global supply disruptions, and port congestion have undoubtedly highlighted vulnerabilities in global logistics and the flow of goods. The spotlight has been casted on Logistics Service Providers to ensure more timely, accurate and actionable data for their customers to become more resilient to potential impacts. To stay competitive and remain relevant as digital freight forwarders, they must be continually aware of opportunities to…
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