The Supply Chain Matters blog reflects on electric auto maker Tesla’s Q2-2021 financial and supply chain operational performance. Increasingly, as other industry players move more towards electrically powered vehicles, there will likely be a need to alter the industry’s manufacturing and vehicle distribution strategies with consideration for leaner finished vehicles or make to order strategies.
The Supply Chain Matters blog provides perspectives on enterprise software applications provider SAP’s reported Q2 and half-year financial performance. Whereas the executive commentaries indicate strong Cloud applications adoption along with added momentum in customer movements from on-premise to Cloud, the financial numbers would indicate mixed results.
The Supply Chain Matters blog features our latest This Week in Supply Chain Management Tech, a synopsis of noteworthy technology focused investment developments. Technology and services providers mentioned in this update include Uber Freight, Transplace, DP World, Syncreon, Zebra Technologies, Fetch Robotics, Sphera, Berkshire Grey, Walmart, Symbotic, Aquiline Drones, Volta Trucks and Symfoni.
The Supply Chain Matters blog provides added perspective on Apple’s reported Q2-2021 profit explosion and the realities of the company’s significant market and global supply network influence.