“The human race has long appreciated that disruptions are part of life,” writes the staff at Logility, “they come in waves, and the best laid plans don’t always result in the outcomes
Category: Supply Chain
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.
“Plan all you want,” writes Cyrus Hadavi, CEO of Adexa, “but disruptions are the supply chain’s real problem.” Why? Because global supply chains are constantly facing crises. According to the World Economic
“Geopolitical risk is center stage,” declares Ziad Haider, McKinsey & Company’s Global Director of Geopolitical Risk. He adds, “There are the Russia–Ukraine conflict, strenuous relationships among countries across the globe, internet restrictions,
In Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner,” the bard describes the distress of mariners floating upon a windless ocean under a withering sun and running out of supplies (including
Supply chain professionals have always depended on forecasting to help them balance supply and demand. With the maturation of artificial intelligence (AI) systems, predictive analytics have grown in importance. The difference between
In the years leading up to the Covid-19 pandemic, most people paid little attention to supply chain operations. Following the outbreak, that all changed. Supply chain disruptions dominated the headlines. People suddenly