Why Planning Blog Article

Why Planning?

Benjamin Franklin once said, “If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail.” Every company spends an enormous amount of energy to plan. How many meetings and revisions...
Demand Planning Garden Blog Article Ludovic Lezenven

Demand Planning – We Must Grow our own Garden

In my backyard I have a garden where I grow fruits and vegetables. I am enjoying seeing the fruits of my labor such as frail buds of a tender...
Team of Tomorrow Blog Article

Supply Chain Skills for the Future – Developing the Team of Tomorrow

In any area, across domains of activity, from farming to aerospace, cosmetics to mechanics, innovation should be part of the companies’ DNA. In some instances developments are forced, however...
Demand Planner Role Blog Article

The Evolution of the Demand Planner Role

The role of the demand planner has evolved during the past years, and so are the tools available to support their ability to forecast future sales and customer demand...
Women in Supply Chain

An Open Letter to all Women

Today, March 8, is not only International Women’s Day, but a day of reflection. Think back 5, 10, 15 years ago; are you the same person you were back...
Luxury Trends Blog Article

Top Trends in Luxury Brands That Will Influence the Future of Your Supply Chain

The luxury brand market has never looked so good! Worldwide, the luxury brand market expects to reach € 915 billion this year.  According to the latest...
Connected Supply Chain Food and Beverage

The Effects of a Recall Can Be Minimized With a Connected Supply Chain

It seems like there are more product recalls now than ever before.  Some recalls are for actual contaminated products and some are for precautionary measures.  Regardless of the issue,...
Valentines Day Juliette Blog

Valentine’s Day: Love Does not Escape Supply Chain Trends

Whether you’re in a relationship or single, you can’t ignore the fuss made about Valentine’s day and the business it generates each year. Some consider the event as an...
Valentines Day Howard Blog

Take These (Supply) Chains From my Heart – Planning for Valentine’s day.

Introduction - Well, hello Supply chain planning may seem oh so unromantic - what with all the talk of S&OP, and IBP and all of our...
Gamification Blog

Gamification to Help Supply Chain Professionals in Their Journey to Efficiency

It is a common thought in the business world that logistics and supply chain management, as essential and important business divisions for delivering the right product at the right...