Blockchain Set to Transform Supply Chain Hailey Lynne McKeefry 10/21/2016 (1) comment Blockchain has supply chain aficionados excited because the technology will support new business processes that allow for assets to be transferred over the Internet without the need for a centralized third party.
Let's Celebrate Manufacturing Day Hailey Lynne McKeefry 10/7/2016 Post a comment Today, around the United States, over 2,500 events have been scheduled to raise awareness about manufacturing and the opportunities for people who want to work there.
15 Crowd-Pleasing IoT Product & Platform Wins Hailey Lynne McKeefry 6/13/2016 (2) comments Innovators are working hard to make the big predictions for the IoT market come true. In recent months, these IoT projects all received greater than 100% funding on their chosen crowd sourcing site.
15 Biggest Technology Wins on Kickstarter Hailey Lynne McKeefry 4/25/2016 (1) comment New technology get's people excited. A quick look at the Kickstarter funding platform proves it. Here's a look at the biggest wins, from personal 3D printers and inexpensive computers to smart bicycles and music players.
Security & Compliance Key Concerns in the Cloud Hailey Lynne McKeefry 4/8/2016 (2) comments As much as organization are enthusiastic about putting their supply chain systems in the cloud, a natural skepticism remains, as they try to insure that they can secure their data and meet compliance obligations.
Talking to a Rising Supply Chain Star: Debbi Wan, Cisco Hailey Lynne McKeefry 3/30/2016 (1) comment EBN talked to Debbi Wan, strategic sourcing manager, Global Manufacturing Operations for Cisco Systems, about her experiences in the electronics supply chain, as well as for her advice on other young professionals who might want to enter the field.
Back to the Future: Pricing Still Center Stage Hailey Lynne McKeefry 3/18/2016 Post a comment Although we've moved forward, with more large organizations naming a chief procurement officer (CPO), the reality of business pressures remain, keeping procurement pros focused, to some extent on pricing rather than strategy.
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