Get content you need and put it to use today. Check out this shared, extensive library of supply chain content. Here you will find everything from research survey data and reports as well as podcasts, infographics and videos. Our goal? Let’s share what we know and learn from each other.

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Supply Chain Metrics That Matter: A Focus on Food & Beverage Companies 2017

  • 30 November, 2017

Report Details: This report is based on analysis of financial balance sheet

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Transforming to the Digital Enterprise

  • 24 October, 2017

Consumer Goods Technology's 14th annual

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Supply Chain Metrics That Matter: A Focus on Aerospace & Defense Companies 2017

  • 17 October, 2017

Report Details: This report is based on analysis of financial balance sheet and

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Supply Chain Trivia from the Supply Chain Insights Global Summit 2017

  • 11 October, 2017

Check out the trivia slideshow we shared at our recent Supply Chain Insights Global Summit.

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Driving Digital Supply Chain Transformation

  • 23 May, 2017

Summary: Insights on driving a digital transformation based on research on new technologies, advisory work with clients, and quantitative research projects. This is a short handbook to help companies get started on their journey to define the digital supply chain.

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The Millennial Voice in Supply Chain

  • 26 April, 2017

The first and second generation of supply chain leaders are retiring and millennials are preparing to take their place. How do you transition the personnel and culture of your organization with this new talent pool? Join us as we talk with current supply chain leaders and up-and-coming supply chain movers and shakers to map out the future of supply chain talent.

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Insights on Supply Chain Finance

  • 26 April, 2017

Objective: To understand the role of supply chain finance in determining supply chain strategy and gaining competitive advantage towards supply chain excellence.
Highlight: Managing costs is a struggle for most companies. While 88% of companies have implemented Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), the hard work of process evolution and maturity continues. In this report we share the current state of supply chains in managing costs, and then take a look at the processes and organizational design factors to evaluate the impact on cost management.

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Building the Network of Networks

  • 24 April, 2017

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From Big Data to Smart Data

  • 31 March, 2017

From Big Data to Smart Data:

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Supply Chain Talent: Evolving Across Generations

  • 22 March, 2017

Report Details: The research for this report was conducted via an online survey from February 20 - March 20, 2017. Surveys were conducted among all those working in or studying the supply chain industry -- including business, academia, and students (n=386).
Objective: To understand the generational differences among supply chain professionals in terms of what's important, where the gaps are, and satisfaction with their supply chain careers.
Highlight: While 70% of supply chain employees are satisfied with their careers, there are notable differences by generation in terms of job, satisfaction and what matters in their careers. For example, Generation X and Millennials want more work-life balance, fewer hours, and greater flexibility to work from home compared to Baby Boomers. In additional, Millennials are seeking more coaching and on-the-job training, suggesting an opportunity for employers seeking to recruit top talent. Check out the full report for more details, insights, and recommendations.

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Supply Chain Metrics That Matter: A Focus on the Retail Industry

  • 21 February, 2017

Report Details: This report is based on analysis of financial balance sheet and income statement data within the Retail industry, for the period of 2006-2015. The data is collected from YCharts.

Objective: To use financial balance sheet and income statement data to better understand the state of Grocery Retailers’ and Mass Merchants’ supply chains and to determine which companies’ supply chains did the best on the delivery of a portfolio of metrics over the last decade.

Highlight: During the Great Recession retailers faced strong declines in spending. It was a critical time, but for many it was an opportunity to emerge stronger. Those who redefined their stores for the dollar-conscious customer or built new and innovative formats while driving supply chain innovation, drove strong balance sheet results. Others learned that doing traditional retail more efficiently was not enough.

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2016 Research in Review

  • 19 December, 2016

Supply chain excellence is rooted in alignment and conscious trade-offs. Leaders are focused on building end-to-end operating strategies while laggards are struggling to figure out why they are stuck. This report is designed to help supply chain leaders get a condensed view of our best research from 2016.

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INFOGRAPHIC: Building a Customer-Centric Supply Chain

  • 02 December, 2016

Based on Supply Chain Insights' recent report

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Driving a Customer-Centric Supply Chain

  • 09 November, 2016

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Putting Together the Pieces: Supply Chain Analytics

  • 06 September, 2016

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ToolsGroup CEO Joe Shamir explains how next generation forecasting is closer than you think

  • 19 August, 2016

[Originally published in 2013, this white paper is still  provides a vital POV on how to adv