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CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply




CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

Supply chains and the power of artificial intelligence
Alexandra Brintrup
IfM

Supply chain analytics isn’t a new concept – in fact the manufacturing sector has long been an enthusiastic adopter of data-driven techniques. So apart from a fancy new name, what’s really new?

A combination of three emerging developments is changing the game:

  1. Computational power, enabling us to do difficult calculations in real time
  2. Powerful new algorithms can automate analysis and decision-making
  3. And, crucially, new and previously untapped sources of data are emerging

We should also remember that ‘supply chain analytics’ is an umbrella term, referring to a multitude of capabilities. There is no single solution that works for every organisation: it depends on the nature of the supply chain, the organisational strategy and priorities, and the information that is available.

And not every capability is appropriate for every organisation – they should not be ...  >>

'Digitalization and the supply chain: Where are we and what's next?'
The report reveals that new technologies and solutions are developing at a fast-pace and disrupting industries on multiple fronts, with supply chains struggling to keep up. The global survey of nearly 350 supply chain and operations professionals reveals that 95% of respondents are not fully capitalizing on the pote  >>

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Koordinator Operations- & Site Logistics (m/w/d)
     
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Buyer - Lugano
     
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Senior Supply Chain Engineer
     
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Senior Buyer - Indirects - Flexible Working

     
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Supply chain E-learning



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News & Trends
 

Last update 7 Feb 2021
Global manufacturing upturn slows at start of 2021 as supply chain pressures continue to build
   Source: J.P.Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit



Retail

The retail sector is always on the move. Whether this involves shopping centres, shops in inner city locations or at airports – trends change very quickly and the goods change just as rapidly too. To keep up with these developments, highly complex and process driven supply chains are needed. With our...

How the COVID-19 Crisis Will Continue to Affect Retail Supply Chain Thinking

Exaggerated remarks have been a theme over the last few years. Things like “unprecedented market growth,” “lowest-ever unemployment,” biggest-ever this, fastest-ever that, etc. And although som...


Education
 
 4 
Mar
2021
Six Sigma Black Belt Programme- Certifications ASQ
    
15
Mar
2021
Six Sigma Green Belt - ASQ Certification
     Lausanne
18
Mar
2021
Master Black Belt in Lean CBBL 2nd Level
     Basel
22
Mar
2021
Six Sigma Green Belt - ASQ Certification
     Basel
23
Mar
2021
Master Black Belt in Lean CBBL 2nd Level - Live Webinar
    

Local & Regional Agenda
 


Resources
 
Tudor Rose International increases productivity through integrated SCM platform ASSIST4

Tudor Rose International is Europe’s leading export market management company specialising in building brands around the world. In business for nearly 30 years, the innovative company mastered an ambitious IT mo...

Investigating Sales Management Role in Commercial Returns: Enhancing the changes of cusomer needs

The business-to-business competitive environment is dramatically changing, and firms need to learn how to keep up. Manufacturers must attempt to deliver incremental value to enhance business relationships and to do this ...


International Agenda