Manufacturing the Smart Way
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Digital twins may help industrial manufacturers cross the Internet of Things divide, and allow manufacturers to innovate supply chain practices, monitor remote assets and improve overall decision-making, according to ABI.
Get More Out of the Digital Supply Chain
Logical Link 11/22/2016 Post a comment
While conversations about digital supply chains are pervasive, many executives and supply chain teams are not sure how to scale their initiatives beyond piecemeal tools. The decisions made now have the potential to impact the future of business.
Qualcomm's Supply Chain Dilemma
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Qualcomm’s proposed acquisition of NXP puts together companies not only with different product and market segment expertise, but with significantly different design and supply chain strategies.
When Your Shipping Company Files for Bankruptcy
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Breaking news of a bankruptcy of a large cargo company had supply chain professionals tracking products mid-route, dealing with multi-national legal entities, working around labor stoppages, organizing ways to get cargo off the boats, rescheduling containers, and problem-solving a way to keep goods moving.
Is It Time to Say Goodbye to EDI?
Logical Link 8/29/2016 Post a comment
EDI and APIs These issues will continue to remain complex as “bring your own device” and device managed inventory (DMI) strategies meld with B2B data swapping, cloud-based services, automated purchase order generation and inventory replenishment
Making a Smartphone World
Logical Link 4/7/2016 (1) comment
Dozens of third-world countries are in various stages of embracing technology in the form of a handheld device. And, that will continue to have far-reaching supply chain implications as component makers and OEMs strive to reach billions of people waiting to be part of the smartphone revolution.
Asia Pacific & U.S. Jockey for Top Spots in Manufacturing Index
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Asia Pacific countries earned kudos for grabbing top spots in Cushman & Wakefield’s recent Manufacturing Index. The rankings reiterate the importance of how weathering market conditions, mitigating risks and providing cost effectiveness plays into manufacturing relocation or expansion strategies.
The IoT Effect on Supply Chain Visibility
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How are electronics companies cashing in on IoT to improve visibility and logistics operations? Here’s a look at some of the considerations and best practices being adopted by different parts of the electronics supply chain.
App Love in Manufacturing
Logical Link 7/1/2015 (1) comment
Workers in manufacturing are more likely to be allowed to choose and use their apps--a reality that may make them more valuable to the organization.
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!