It's clear that the entire globe and all of its industries stand on the brink of a fourth industrial revolution - one that ties together globalization with digitalization, ubiquitous computing, and
Last year, analysts from Legacy Supply Chain Services wrote, "Over the past 5 years, supply chain risk management has moved onto the radar of the C-level, especially in industry segments like retai
Mine sweeping is essential to warfare. Soldiers use special devices to detect underground mines and disarm them, keeping them from exploding before they cause harm.
At Supply Chain Insights we have been actively working on our own mine sweeping project. Over the course of the last quarter, with help from Cloudera, we built a data lake with information from 1449 public companies (these are mainly North American-based manufacturers, distributors and retailers).
The robotics trend is taking off all over the world. As technology grows, tech savvy individuals in a variety of countries constantly look for new ways to use robotics in day-to-day life.
Shoppers rule. Here’s how retailers and brands can rethink supply chains to serve fulfillment’s many new avenues.
The digital shelf is here. Getting goods to it? That’s another story.
"The growth of internet-enabled commerce, mobile devices and social networks has led companies to be more digitally driven since the turn of the century," writes Nipun Mundoor and Dinesh Natar