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Getting Started With Scenario Modeling in Supply Chain Network Design

To build your supply chain’s agility and responsiveness, you need to look at scenarios more frequently instead of relying on a single plan. Let’s explore how you can apply scenario modeling in supply chain network design.

2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Multienterprise Supply Chain Business Networks

Do you understand the capabilities needed to digitally accelerate your supply ecosystem? The 2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Multienterprise Supply Chain Business Networks, brought to you by Nulogy, assesses the top vendors in the MESCBN solution category. It is recommended that supply chain technology leaders use this research to understand the critical capabilities of such solutions.

A Guide to Finding Your Visibility Platform Perfect Match

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Supply chain technology leaders need to be well-versed in the arena of real-time transportation visibility platforms (RTTVP) vendors. RTTVP vendors are evolving to support complex supply chain challenges accelerated by today's increased supply chain disruptions. But finding one RTTVP that covers all the bases can be a daunting task. In this report, Gartner uncovers the differences among the top RTTVP vendors and rates them on factors like usability, implementation effort, network size, and cost.

2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Real-Time Transportation Visibility Platforms

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Visibility is critical to success, but how do you find the best solution for your unique business needs? Use this trusted Gartner resource to make an informed decision.

Recruiting From Within: Expand Your Talent Pipeline While Driving Retention

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Discover the Benefits of Internal Talent Migration. As employees continue to resign in record numbers, talent acquisition and retention have never been more important for companies with global aspirations. Other factors such as growing local talent shortages and employees’ new outlook on work-life balance have only added complexity to a competitive and turbulent business market.

How a Fortune 500 Company Transformed its Supply Chain Using a Digital Twin-Enabled Control Tower

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Supply chain plays a crucial role for this Fortune 500 automotive manufacturer. With the onset of COVID-19 in 2020, along with demand and supply fluctuations in the subsequent years, many manufacturers, including this one, saw significant stress on their global supply chains. This Fortune 500 manufacturer had limited visibility outside the four walls of its factories due to labor shortages, supplier facility shutdowns, and transportation delays.

Best Practices to Model Carbon Costs in Supply Chain Network Design

Do you want to know the environmental impact of your supply chain and make sustainable decisions? In this article, we share best practices about modeling carbon costs in network design. Make conscious choices by comparing scenarios indicating at which points in the supply chain carbon emissions occur and achieve the right balance between sustainability and cost.

Multi-Tier Supply Chain Application Enables Fortune 100 Company to Gain Visibility

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A Fortune 100 company wanted to have seamless visibility, collaboration and synchronized planning with its multiple levels of suppliers. Which suppliers were being roadblocks, Which posed threats to assurances in supply, What information was being conveyed between suppliers and other supplier and inventory management issues. This lack of visibility caused issues meeting customer demands in a timely manner.

Retention Roadmap: Ways to Reduce Talent Turnover in 2022 and Beyond

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It’s never been easier for companies to recruit top-tier talent on a global scale, thanks to remote working apps, platforms, and social media. However, employees are now embracing lifestyle over work – with many migrating to other jobs to find new opportunities that better align with their values and priorities. So how can you retain your top talent while protecting your company’s best interests?

How to Prepare Your Supply Chain for Chip Shortages

Because software-driven architectures touch virtually every industry, there has been an increased need for electronic components including computer chips in every industry. Experts now believe this chip shortage is not just a temporary aberration. It will have a long-term impact on all industries, even those that don’t directly relate to the chip manufacturers.

How to Achieve True Net-Zero Emissions: An Action Plan for Supply Chain Leaders

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To achieve sustainability, many firms set lofty net-zero emissions goals. However, meeting them is easier said than done. This GEP whitepaper shows why supply chain leaders should take steps now, and offers an action plan for moving forward.

3 Essential Supply Chain Tools to Combat Inflation

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As inflation and geopolitical instability worsen, many companies are going slow on investments. But investing in supply chain and procurement technology will help manage inflationary pressures better. Here are 3 tools that GEP recommends for your company to use.

Case Study: Resolving Financial Gridlocks in B2B Marketplaces with Embedded Finance

How can we unlock capital stuck in supply chains? For Troc Circle, the answer was to partner with embedded-finance technology specialist Weavr and reach businesses in need of a chain-netting solution.

Gartner: Uncover the Differences in Real-Time Transportation Visibility Platform Vendors

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Looking to uncover the differences among the vendors of real-time transportation visibility platforms such as usability, implementation effort, network size, & cost? Gartner rates 11 visibility platform vendors on 100+ capabilities to help you make the best decision for your business. Download the reports!

Gartner's Market Guide for Data Analytics and Intelligence Platforms in Supply Chain

Gartner observes several trends in this market for data analytics and intelligence. One overarching theme is the convergence of analytics & BI, data science and AI. Supply chain organizations are also trying to speed up decision making by relying on more connected data — this allows them to achieve a higher level of use-case-specific outcomes, as well as the ability to react more quickly to disruptions, minimize risk and avoid losses.

How Data Analytics Can Solve the Challenges Faced by SC Leaders in Discrete Manufacturing

From consumer electronics to automotive manufacturing, most of the global economy’s largest industries rely on some form of discrete manufacturing. Manufacturers in these industries face several unique challenges: Labor and material shortages halting production. Congested seaports stalling transportation of much needed materials and goods. Difficulty forecasting demand due to constant supply chain disruptions.

Your Global Compliance Playbook: Onboarding Best Practices

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In today's competitive global marketplace, a well-structured onboarding process not only plays a vital role in welcoming new employees, but it also helps them quickly become a productive, engaged, and loyal part of your global workforce. Employee onboarding is more than signing an employment contract and can have wide- ranging benefits if done properly.

New Research: The State of Supply Chain Network Design in 2022

This report explores how the state of supply chain network design has changed – including how the tools, maturity models, and market demands are transforming the network design practice. This report is useful if you are interested in: Exploring new network design insights and capabilities. Industry benchmarks. Advanced analytics & Scenario Modeling.