APICS conducted its 2017 Annual Conference this week and Supply Chain Matters features some of this year’s conference highlights.
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Supply Chain Matters advises industry supply chain management teams on four specific actions to consider regarding more responsive cybersecurity defense, response and mitigation plans.
There has been a marked uptick in merger and acquisition activity involving technology surrounding supply chain management. Three different announcements, involving OpenText, Descartes Systems and JAGGAER each demonstrate various strategies for augmenting technology, business services and vertical industry depth.
In prior Supply Chain Matters blog coverage of the Oracle Modern Supply Chain technology conference we did not have the opportunity to share a compelling keynote describing an exponential organizational and supply chain capability. After additional reading and reflection, we do so now.
A rather sobering announcement from major apparel supply chain influencer Li & Fung adds further reinforcement of unprecedented business and supply chain challenges impacting global retailers.