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Importance of Key Performance Indicators

The Importance of Key Performance Indicators (KPI) – Part Two

In my previous blog, we established the need to measure Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) as a metric of business performance. It is important not only to measure the right KPIs, but it is also important to measure them precisely. … Read more

Importance of Key Performance Indicators

The Importance of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) – Part One

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are the measurements a business uses to track progress toward meeting its goals. To establish meaningful KPIs, focus on the vital measurements that mean the most to your business. Most importantly, your KPIs should directly … Read more

Supply Chain Optimization

Supply Chain Optimization: When is the right time?

How do you know when you should engage in a supply chain optimization exercise? Many companies are unsure of the value, and they’re reluctant to invest the time, resources and funds required, despite a typical payback period of less than … Read more

Global Supply Chain

Technology in 2017 and Beyond: What About the Supply Chain?

Next-generation security. Augmented and virtual reality. Cognitive systems. The Internet of Things (IoT).

Shouldn’t supply chain technology be included in this discussion of business priorities and IT initiatives?

Here are some thoughts to consider:

Whether it’s Big Data and analyticsRead more

Global Supply Chain

Step One to Mitigating Risk in a Global Supply Chain? Total Visibility.

Whether it’s lead in paint on toys manufactured in China or an earthquake that temporarily shutters a factory in Japan that makes Smartphone electronic components, companies that are dependent on global supply chain channels need to maintain a keen awareness … Read more