The Supply Chain Matters blog highlights three published forecasts addressing expected retail sales for this holiday fulfillment period, along with the likely implications for supply chain management teams
The Supply Chain Matters blog reflects on Procter and Gamble’s latest report of Q1-FY22 quarterly financial performance and the implications of these results for investors, lines of business teams and supply chain management communities.
The Supply Chain Matters blog highlights a recently published survey of how U.S. consumer sentiments associated with ongoing continuous supply chain disruptions are changing buying sentiments and what that implies for brands and their associated supply chain management teams.
The Supply Chain Matters blog highlights news of an open letter sent to United Nations agencies and governments warning of a global shipping collapse without more humanitarian actions.
The Supply Chain Matters blog highlights Oracle’s recent Cloud SCM Virtual Summit, the differentiating strategies and functionality that this provider continues to reinforce within its native Cloud based application offerings along with some important takeaways from this event.
Rising Transportation Costs and Supply Chain Disruptions Precipitate Revisiting Sourcing Strategies- Part One
A two-part Ferrari Research Group Advisory commentary addresses why the groundswell of increased concerns being placed on supply chain disruption along with global and domestic transportation cost inflation will be the accelerant for the rethinking and realignment of industry supply chain sourcing strategies.
The Supply Chain Matters blog share the belief as to why precision planning and inventory management will be crucial for retail focused supply chain management teams over the coming four months.
In this Supply Chain Matters retail industry specific commentary we highlight a report that is sure to garner the attention of retail supply chain and customer fulfillment teams, that being a report crowning Amazon as the largest retailer outside of China.
The Supply Chain Matters blog continues with our series of blogs focused on assisting industry supply chain and sales and operations planning teams in their planning for the second half of 2021
The Supply Chain Matters blog provides highlights of this week release of the Annual State of Logistics Report sponsored by CSCMP including an outside-in external perspective.
The Supply Chain Matters blog updates readers on added reports of cascading global shipping disruptions that will likely have consequences for supporting second-half 2021 business results.
Supply Chain Matters blog Executive Editor Bob Ferrari provides his perspective on the opening keynote of this year’s SAP Sapphire customer conference, and on a rather broad and significant announcement.