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What does it take to build a best-in-class supply chain?

Avaya: A supply chain management case study

Trust in the transformation. That’s what high-tech giant Avaya had to do when the company decided to radically change up how it manages its supply chain. Going from a self-proclaimed worst-in-class supply chain to one of the best in the business was no easy feat, but the rewards were well worth the effort.

“In the beginning, it was tough,” admits Benji Green, Avaya’s Senior Director, Integrated Supply Chain Planning & Operations, in a recent article published by Supply Chain Digital. “12-hour days, hair on fire supply constraints, excess inventory, completely manual processes, imbalanced supplier terms and conditions, poor cash to cash. You name it, it was bad. It was hard to imagine becoming best-in-class at the time.”

 

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30 Oct 2018
Brexit and logistics - what are the possible scenarios?
 

As research in our latest white paper clearly underlines, clarity is not something UK and German business have much of at the moment, particularly, in respect of Brexit. Even after two years of negotiations, EU talks are still going on and are now at their most crucial phase. The precise details

 
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Carousel Logistics

30 Oct 2018
The new in-store experience has arrived, and yes, itís digital.
 

Retail is never going to be the same. Evolving consumer expectations, a fast-moving marketplace and new technologies are bringing a new in-store customer experience. Ready for a look at the future? It’s completely unrecognizable and undeniably digital. Even while more shopping centers are clos

 
JoAnn Martin
JDA

28 Oct 2018
What matters next for supply chain management? An insiderís look at day one of Kinexions í18.
 

It’s not about the future. It’s about what’s beyond it. And when it comes to what matters next for supply chains and supply chain management, it’s all about two things: digital, and the people enabling it. Hundreds of supply chain managers, planners, executives and experts

 
Alexa Cheater
Kinaxis

25 Oct 2018
How Industry 4.0 is Changing Product Life Cycles
 

Let’s say you’re an amateur baker, and you’ve just agreed to participate in a pie bakeoff with some of the other bakers in your town. You have a few pie recipes that you like, but because the stakes are suddenly much higher than usual, you want to create a new recipes that improves

 
Brian Hoey
Flexis

25 Oct 2018
How Sears Changed America and 3 Things Retailers Must Learn from the News Last Week
 

Since Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy last week, the internet is exploding with dozens of posts about how the retailer has changed America, the way we live and how we shop. Among them, tweets from Louis Hyman, an associate professor of history at Cornell University, shared how Sears fueled the

 
Dick O'Brien
JDA


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Global manufacturing slowdown continues in October
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