As manufacturers and distributors emerge from the coronavirus pandemic, they are focused on how to grow revenue and become more efficient and profitable to offset the typically negative impacts of COVID. In the situations where business has grown exponentially in consumer industries such as B2C, home improvement and certain [...]
Lots of people are complaining of Zoom fatigue. Do you have Zoom fatigue? It can be a challenge to be in front of a screen and camera for 8-10 hours a day. After all, there are some days I don't have time to eat, get a drink or use [...]
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Published in Oracle/Modern Finance on March 10, 2020 “Even if a company isn’t a leader in climate change-reduction efforts, improving supply chain performance will naturally make operations more environmentally sustainable” said Lisa Anderson, president of Claremont, CA-based LMA Consulting Group, Inc. and manufacturing expert. Click here to read more.
Don’t get lost in the functionality; Follow these five selection tips. We get "too many" calls to help resolve problems associated with system upgrades and/or new system implementations. How can some of these disasters be avoided upfront? Navigating ERP sharks- ERP software suppliers must be some of the most [...]
Originally published in CFO Magazine on November 29, 2017 "I have yet to hear of a company vision, mission, or strategy that’s related to cutting costs." Over my 25-plus years as a supply chain and operations professional, I cannot count the number of times a CFO or board of [...]
Published in CFO Magazine on Nov. 29, 2017 "Think carefully about your real objective. Are you truly interested in cost cuts? For my part, I have yet to hear of a company vision, mission, or strategy that's related to cutting costs. Most likely, there is concern over margins. But [...]
Collaboration is at the center of successful working relationships with your supply chain partners.Supply chain collaboration is in vogue. Customers have figured out that if suppliers have access to more information on what they need and what is important to them that they'll typically do a better job of [...]