Category: Supply Chain Execution

COVID-19 Response for Cleaning and Disinfecting Product Producers- A Mixed Bag for Agility and Pivoting- Part One

The Supply Chain Matters blog provides the first of a two-part series highlighting supply chain response for certain cleaning and disinfecting product producers, including Reckitt Benckiser and Unilever, in efforts either undertaken or constrained to be able to support opportunistic product demand and make a difference for business results.

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BluJay Solutions Announced Transportation Modeling Application- Building on Llamasoft’s Cloud Platform

The Supply Chain Matters blog highlights for our readers a rather unique announcement in the supply chain tech landscape, the initial instance by our recollection of a supply chain management transportation management (TMS) provider leveraging advanced technology from a supply chain modeling, network design and planning technology provider.

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COVID-19 Learning- The Changing Requirements for Automated Online Customer Fulfillment

The Supply Chain Matters blog addresses how the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has already provided meaningful lessons regarding the future requirements and automation needs of online driven customer fulfillment. Contrasting approaches involving total automation of customer fulfillment processes, to that of Autonomous Mobile Robots that enhance worker efficiencies and productivity are explored.

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Revisiting 2020 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains in a Post COVID-19 World

The Ferrari Consulting and Research Group’s Managing Director Bob Ferrari pens a Supply Chain Matters blog commentary that revisits 2020 Predictions published a mere few weeks ago, and how a post COVID-19 world adds potential new dimensions to certain prediction areas.

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Improvising Sales and Marketing Activities During the Ongoing COVID-19 Coronavirus Global Outbreak

Supply Chain Matters Executive Editor Bob Ferrari specifically addresses supply chain management technology sales and marketing teams, and specifically addresses their needs to convert product marketing and corporate messaging strategies to more online focused mechanisms.

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Featuring January 31 2020 Edition of This Week in Supply Chain Management Tech

The Supply Chain Matters blog features our January 31 2020 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. Included in this edition are noteworthy announcements and/or developments related to Kinaxis, Llamasoft, Loginext, BluJay Solutions, Elemica, MIT Sloan School.

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What Should Supply Chain Management Teams Expect in the Coming Year: Summary of 2020 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains

The Ferrari Consulting and Research Group thru the medium of the Supply Chain Matters blog, provides a full summary of 2020 Predictions for Industry and Global Chains and what supply chain management teams should expect in the coming year

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Stepping Stones for Supply Chain Digital Transformation in Customer Fulfillment and Supply Chain Execution

The Supply Chain Matters blog features a technology thought leadership commentary on stepping stones approaches for enabling foundational aspects of supply chain digital transformation related to customer fulfillment processes.

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The Increased Importance of Global Trade Management process Support Technology

The Supply Chain Matters blog provides a reminder to cross-functional supply chain management professionals of the now increased importance of Global Trade Management (GTM) software applications.

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