Supply Chain & Cybersecurity: Hackers Take Aim
Hailey Lynne McKeefry 8/22/2018 (1) comment
Global electronic manufacturers are at greater risk than ever before and may be at the top of the hit list for many cyber-criminals, espionage and hacktivist groups looking for an opportunity to disrupt key business activities, steal intellectual property (IP) and achieve monetary, strategic and political gain.
Cloud SCM Brings China SMEs Opportunity
Hailey Lynne McKeefry 7/25/2018 Post a comment
China, a key geography for high-tech and electronics, is slowly but surely adopting supply chain management technology. Now, emerging standards, government incentives, and customer demands are coming together to speed adoption.
25 Most Resilient High-Tech Supply Chains
Hailey Lynne McKeefry 7/19/2018 Post a comment
Particularly in the high-tech space, with its inherent volatility and global reach, resiliency is a key component of success. Here are the companies that are leading the charge in resiliency efforts.
Supply Chain Wages Beat Business Averages
Hailey Lynne McKeefry 6/15/2018 (1) 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.
Ford Production Woes Teach Supply Chain Lessons
Hailey Lynne McKeefry 5/17/2018 (2) comments
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.
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!