A team of scientists is 3D printing a mock up of a colony on Mars!

  • 02 August, 2016
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Talk about an interplanetary supply chain.  And 3D printing is at the heart of it.  A project to create a colony on Mars is starting in the Mojave.

3D printed sundial displays the time digitally

  • 21 June, 2016
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This product is pretty cool and is so intricate that it could only be made on a 3D printer.

Need to Send Something Fast? Roadie is On-the-Way!

I learned about the Roadie app from a coullege a few weeks ago. I downloaded it to see what it was all about and I must admit that it is pretty cool.

When femininity, robotics and printing collide

  • 20 May, 2016
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I saw a video about a printer that prints nail designs on your fingernails using your smartphone and a custom printer.  Pretty cool invention if you ask me.

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Building the Digital Supply Chain

Coverage of the digital supply chain evolution in Africa. Looking forward to the discussion at SAPICS in South Africa.


I think that Supply is not going to meet Demand at Shaw's this week

  • 21 April, 2016
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This is without exception a marketing fail. Not only will the supply chain not work on this, but alienating the consumer is a big problem.

Here's a rank of favorite US grocery store - from CNN

  • 21 April, 2016
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When it comes to shoppers' favorite grocery store, Wegmans tops the list.

The Growth of the Nanostore and the Importance for Global Growth

Listening to Dr. Jan C. Fransoo at the Logistic Summit and Expo in Mexico City.

Article from Boston Inno - Why an MIT PhD Says Big-Data Education Is Now 'Fundamentally Important'

  • 30 March, 2016
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Here is an interesting article about Big Data and a start up here in Massachusetts that talks not only about the technology, but the career and educational requirements to create the manpower to ma