Friday, May 29, 2020

Six Steps To Take – Supply Chain Shaman

Today, I am reflective. My last post on the Supply Chain Shaman blog was forty-five days ago. I spent the month...

Gartner’s 2020 Magic Quadrant for Transportation Management Systems – Challengers

The transportation management systems market continues to grow globally, but challenges in transportation such as talent availability, visibility, and volatile delivery requirements are...

Nucleus Research 2020 Supply Chain Planning Technology Value Matrix Leaders

The Nucleus Research 2020 Supply Chain Planning Technology Value Matrix is intended to serve as a snapshot of the current supply chain technology...

Help Supply Chain Planners Be More Successful In These Uncertain Times – Supply Chain...

As I flew to Dallas, I worked on this post. Before boarding the plane, I watched a traveler pull a...

How to Deal With Company Culture “Eating” Your Supply Chain Strategy

Too often, best-laid plans are nullified by company culture, a force that supply chain managers do not anticipate, and while culture is often...

Welcome Puff, The Magic Dragon, to Your Team – Supply Chain Shaman

Remember the Peter, Paul and Mary song, Puff the Magic Dragon? It was a song from my youth. While there...

Organizations are Betting on New Technologies to Improve Demand Forecasting Accuracy

A report recently published by AIMMS shows how supply chain teams perceive the accuracy of their forecast and discover the tools and techniques...

Get Your COV On…. – Supply Chain Shaman

…the weekend is just around the corner. Happy Valentine’s Day to all my blog readers. This is my 440th blog...

The G2 Grid for Transportation Management Systems

The G2 Grid® for the top transportation management systems are based on reviews gathered from their user community, as well as data aggregated...

Is S&OP Excellence Slip Slidin’ Away? – Supply Chain Shaman

At what point does erosion cause the side of a mountain to give way? It is usually the small shifts….over...