Deloitte - chief procurement officer survey

Procurement’s Biggest Priorities: Cost, Risk, & New Product Development

Cost reduction, new products/market development, and managing risks continue to be the biggest priorities for procurement leaders, according to Deloitte’s global chief procurement officer (CPO) 2018 report. These leaders also are working to better align procurement and business priorities to deliver value by focusing on strategies such as consolidating spend, reducing total life cycle/ownership costs…

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Resilinc Adds Cybersecurity Risk Platform

Resilinc, a global provider of supply chain resiliency solutions, today announced the availability of Resilinc CyberSCRM, an advanced cybersecurity risk monitoring and mitigation platform to protect enterprise supply chains, including indirect services suppliers, from cybersecurity threats. “When we looked at exposure to cyber threats in global enterprise supply chains, we found that these threats can…

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Build a Data-Driven Warehouse

Knowledge is power. For logistics providers and manufacturers, the right sort of data can increase efficiency without cutting profitability. New technologies allow organizations to leverage information to reduce their cost to serve customers and increase profits.  “In a non-data-driven warehouse, you are going by tribal knowledge,” said Evan Garber, chief executive officer of EVS. “Historical…

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42 Grams Movie Teaches Team Building

I recently watched a documentary called 42 Grams. It was a well-made movie about a man with a great love of gastronomy—and showed someone with passion for the arts (food making and movie making) as well as for music (which complimented the story of the food so beautifully). It left me inspired and I couldn’t…

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