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21st Century Supply Chain

Toward a more effective supply chain

by Richard CushingIn its recent e-book, The Path to Modern Supply Chain Planning – Why the Shift from Siloed to Collaborative Is Worth the Journey, Kinaxis identifies the warning signs of ineffective planning as follows: Siloed thinking Disconnected execution Lack…

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Supply chain gender gap the topic of focus at MIT event

by Leah McGuireLeah McGuire, Kerry Currier and Francini Ortiz at the 2019 MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics Women in Supply Chain Summit, where the gender gap in supply chain was the topic of focus.Joined by Kinaxis colleagues Kerry Currier…

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New advisory report highlights benefits of concurrent planning

by Teresa Chiykowski In its January 2019 Research Advisory report, 2019 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains, The Ferrari Consulting and Research Group advised supply chain management teams to prepare for continued higher levels of global supply chain risk,…

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Cross-border geoblocking and the supply chain’s last mile

by Dustin Mattison I recently spoke with Robert Thiemann, the Founder of BPM-Lux and Advisor of BPM, Logistics & Transport to discuss recent changes in cross-border geoblocking regulations in Europe and the implications for consumers and sellers. As a result…

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