“Risk isn’t a new topic in the supply chain,” writes Hailey Lynne McKeefry (@HaileyMcK), Editor in Chief of EBN, “but it’s one that is moving up the priority list for many electronics
Category: Base of the Pyramid
In this blog, we discuss cognitive computing and other technologies with a focus on supply chain management and innovation. Other topics of discussion include digital enterprise transformation, marketing, the Internet of Things, and smart cities. Our goal is to advance the public discussion about how cognitive computing and other advanced technologies affect the world in which we live.
Bradd C. Hayes is the active editor of this blog.
Business people understand that increasing the bottom line requires customers; and, for most businesses, those customers are going to be found among the middle and lower economic classes (i.e., the classes in
There are few certainties in life; but, we all know that the global population is growing (predicted to reach 9 billion people around the year 2050) and, in order to survive, those
Nearly 4 billion people in the world are struggling at the bottom of the economic pyramid. Sixty percent of them live in India and China. That’s both the bad news and the
“In his seminal work, The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid,” writes Amitava Chattopadhyay (@AmitavaChats), the GlaxoSmithKline Chaired Professor of Corporate Innovation at INSEAD, “C.K. Prahalad likened the distribution of wealth