Supply Chain Matters had the opportunity to attend the MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge, Emerging Applications of Blockchain for Supply Chains symposium. This was by many accounts, a very informative session that provided important insights on a technology that is gaining increasing interest in supply chain management circles.
Supply chain wide visibility
Supply Chain Matters shares the second in a market education series developed in collaboration with Kinaxis on the topic of the future of supply chain planning, specifically concurrent planning needs evolving within certain industries.
This week, consumer electronics giant Apple made its long waited new product release announcements regarding its new iPhone lineup. Given all the implications, Supply Chain Matters believes that the coming quarters will present Apple’s Sales and Operations Planning, supply chain planning and supplier teams their most significant challenges to-date.
Supply Chain Matters Executive Editor Bob Ferrari recently contributed a guest posting on the MasterControl Compliance Accelerated Blog on why the supply chain is so important for supporting expected business outcomes as well as insuring adequate risk mitigation.