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CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply




CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

Three Ways Retailers Can Succeed in a Post-Pandemic World
Nina Seth
Blue Yonder

In many parts of the world, but unfortunately not all, consumers are seeing a light at the end of the tunnel. After nearly 15 months of minimizing and even avoiding shopping trips to protect their health, consumers are making their way back to the outside world. But while many of us are venturing out again, many of the shopping habits we picked up during the pandemic or accelerated aren’t going away. According to a survey conducted by Digital Commerce 360 and Bizrate Insights[1], “64% of respondents planned to place more orders online in the next six months, 33% expect to order online and pick up in-store more often and 27% plan to order online and use drive-up or curbside services to pick up from a store more than in the previous six months.”

In our world of unified commerce where consumers expected personalized customer-centric experiences across channels, businesses need to employ a few key strategies to succeed going forward.< ...  >>

Understanding risk in pharmaceutical supply chains
Risk in pharmaceuticals is often associated with drug shortages: events that prevent patients getting the right medicines at the right time. In traditional supply chains, supply risk is typically managed through increased inventory. However, excessive inventory is unsustainable, and may conceal the variety of factor  >>

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News & Trends
 

Last update 4 Jun 2021
Strong upswing in global manufacturing sector led by solid expansions in the eurozone, UK and US
   Source: J.P.Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI ™  -  IHS Markit



Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals

Even industries driven by the strictest safety and environmental regulations are capable of reducing their costs. Our solutions improve each phase of the chemical logistics supply chain, to increase your supply chain performance, improve predictability and mitigate potential problems before they arise. B...

The New Secret Weapon of Supply Chain

Henry Ford famously said of the Model T, “you can have any color you want, as long as it’s black.” Today, in the digital age, the ability to personalize has become a key strategy for winning market s...


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Resources
 
Erema: Gaining a competitive edge through preferential exports

Erema, an Austrian manufacturer of recycling systems, uses AEB software to accelerate the proper classification of its components, manage supplier’s declarations, and ensure compliance in its exports. Erema ship...

Understanding risk in pharmaceutical supply chains

Risk in pharmaceuticals is often associated with drug shortages: events that prevent patients getting the right medicines at the right time. In traditional supply chains, supply risk is typically managed through incre...