Why Blockchain for the Supply Chain
Pratik Soni 6/25/2018 Post a comment
Blockchain technology, which has transformed the financial technology industry, can help break down data silos to create complete transparency and data flow between every point in the supply chain. Blockchain can help drive visibility, trust, and accountability among everyone in the value chain.
Supply Chain Wages Beat Business Averages
Hailey Lynne McKeefry 6/15/2018 Post a comment
If the numbers on a pay stub is a key driver for people when picking a profession (and by all accounts it is), supply chain management is ripe for attracting the best and brightest workers.
Component Shortages Exacerbate Counterfeit Worries
Hailey Lynne McKeefry 6/1/2018 (1) comment
Components of all sorts, from passives to semiconductors, have lately been in short supply, which has OEMs worried. Worse, as manufacturers scramble to meet deadlines and demands the problem of counterfeit components is becoming more problematic than before.
Save 20 Days of Inventory by Rescheduling Back-Orders
Adrien Sandrini 5/30/2018 (1) comment
The most efficient way to reduce inventory is to properly filter client demand. However, taking supply constraints into account in the highly volatile electronic components market is a big challenge. Here's a quick and easy way to do it.
Labeling & Artwork Management: A Convergence on the Rise
Josh Roffman 5/28/2018 Post a comment
Significant efficiencies and cost savings can be found when adopting a single, unified approach to deal with customer, product, regulatory and regional complexities that impact both labeling and artwork management – whether it is on traditional packaging, online or in the supply chain.
Ford Production Woes Teach Supply Chain Lessons
Hailey Lynne McKeefry 5/17/2018 (1) comment
Ford has hit the headlines lately as a factory fire shut down the manufacturing line of its best-selling truck. The unfortunate incident offers a good reminder about the tenuous nature of even the best supply chain.
European eCall Regulation Now in Effect
Pablo Valerio 4/30/2018 Post a comment
The European eCall regulation, which mandates all new vehicles be equipped with GPS and cellular automated emergency calling system, poses a significant challenge to the connected car industry and its supply chain.
Talking to a Rising Supply Chain Star: Conor Quarry, IBM
Hailey Lynne McKeefry 4/27/2018 (1) comment
We sat down with Conor Quarry, winner of the 30 Under 30 Rising Supply Chain Stars recognition program to get his thoughts on the evolving role of analytics in the supply chain as well as to find out more about his thoughts on the modern supply chain and the career potential of the supply chain field.
EBN Dialogue / LIVE CHAT
EBN Dialogue enables you to participate in live chats with notable leaders and luminaries. Open to the entire EBN community of electronics supply chain experts, these conversations see ideas shared, comments made, and questions asked and answered in real time. Listed below are upcoming and archived chats. Stay tuned and join in!