Supply chain world news & views round-up

Coupa CFO Tiscornia in supply chain cost-cutting warning; Act now on DPP supply chain laws, Avery Dennison warns; What is ... supply chain?

Coupa CFO Tiscornia in supply chain cost-cutting warning

Coupa Chief Financial Officer Tony Tiscornia says finance chiefs will be under huge pressure in 2023 to optimise spend on supply chain management.

Act now on DPP supply chain laws, Avery Dennison warns

Avery Dennison Commercial Director Lindsey Hermes warns businesses with European interests to act now on preparing for EC Digital Products Passports laws.

What is ... supply chain?

Part of a regular series of articles explaining the many different aspects of supply chain, that will build into a comprehensive ready-reference guide.

Top 10 uses of blockchain in supply chain

Blockchain tech is revolutionising supply chain management through increased transparency, security, and efficiency. Here are 10 uses of it in SCM.

TCS & Microsoft report details widespread Scope 3 failings

A study from Tata Consultancy Services and Microsoft shows that, of 400 public companies, only 11% have science-based Scope 3 programmes in place.

Technology will produce 'self healing' supply chains

Jennifer Chaplain of Aera Technology discusses the hot areas of procurement automation, and the benefits to business of real-time data and AI.

M&As can help turbocharge procurement , says McKinsey

McKinsey looks into how mergers and acquisitions can be a catalyst for effective procurement transformations.

Supply chain 'needs hyperconnectivity, not speed' - Genpact

Andreas Baader of professional services firm Genpact on why supply chains do not have to be lightning fast in order to succeed


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Supply Chain Digital Show: Dun & Bradstreet interview

Brian Alster is GM North America, Finance & Risk, for Dun & Bradstreet, and told Supply Chain Digital C-suiters must 'act with urgency' around risk

Logistics news round-up: road, rail, sea & air freight

Körber unveils robotics-as-a-service initiative; New port signals Vietnam’s economic growth; sea freight volumes down; Germany invests in rail

Digital transformation success 'at 15%' - Panasonic Connect

Panasonic Connect Europe report finds just 15% of businesses have completed their digital transformation & that a lack of skilled IT people is key barrier

Coyote Logistics report shows 3PLs on the increase


Fulfilment firm OPLOG supplying hope to earthquake victims


Diversify supply chain or stagnate, UPS tells Singapore

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