The Renewed Importance of Production Planning and Operational Excellence in the New Normal- Part Two
The Increased Importance of Production Planning and Scheduling in the New Normal
The Digital Transformation of Capacity Planning Management
Hurricane Laura Makes Its Mark on Louisiana
Perspectives on B2B Supply Chain Network Provider Elemica’s Announced CEO Change
Saluting COVID-19 Supply Chain Heroes: Employees of Braskem America Marcus Hook PA Facility
The Supply Chain Matters extends a salute to the employees of the Braskem petrochemical plant in Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania, who were profiled in a published report by The Washington Post for working 28 straight days around the clock, during the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, to produce critically important polypropylene raw material used in the manufacture of medical PPE products including N95 grade masks
August 9 2019 Edition of This Week in Supply Chain Management Tech
The Supply Chain Matters blog features our August 9, 2019 Edition of This Week in Supply Chain Management Tech, a brief synopsis of noteworthy supply chain management focused technology news which we believe would be of specific interest to our global-based blog readership. This edition features announcements related to Elemica being acquired by Eurazeo, the Nike acquisition of Celect and IBM and Chainyard announcing a new Blockchain technology initiative.
Supply Chain Matters Features This Week in Supply Chain Tech- January 18, 2019 Edition
The Supply Chain Matters blog features our This Week in Supply Chain Management Tech column, a brief synopsis of noteworthy supply chain management focused technology news that occurred during the week of January 14, 2019. Included in this week’s highlights are noteworthy announcements from Infor, Microsoft, E2open, JDA Software, Elemica and Walmart.
Supply Chain Matters at Oracle Open World- Dispatch One
Computer Virus Temporarily Cripples Global Semiconductor Producer
Postscript to the Kobe Steel Manufacturing Quality Falsification Scandal
Supply Chain Matters highlights the postscript of the October 2017 manufacturing quality falsification scandal involving Japan based Kobe Steel. This week came the resignation of this manufacturer’s CEO, along with resignation of five other executives including the head of the firm’s aluminum and copper division.