Send your Supply Chain in for a “Health Check”
In 2018, Gartner released a Women in Supply Chain Survey with AWESOME. The survey showed sustained representation of women in the senior-most ranks of supply chain organizations. It also found that more supply chain leaders are spurring initiatives to attract, retain, and advance women.
End to end supply chain visibility has been a top priority for companies for years, but it's still a challenging goal to achieve. How do you define visibility? Do you want visibility or reliability? Customers want to see instantly where their products are. Change of pace has increased along with the need to make smarter decisions faster.
Instead of trying to perform logistics services in-house, outsource to a company that has in-depth expertise and experience in carrying out logistics operations with ease. This will help you free up your resources and allow them to focus on other critical operations.
This month, one of our experts, Claudio Zinni, celebrated 30 years in the Supply Chain Business. We wanted to take the opportunity to congratulate him and ask him a few questions about his experience and how working at GEODIS helped him to achieve this milestone.
As trendy as SRM became in recent years, only a few companies have integrated it into their procurement organization. Those who practice SRM agree that stronger ties between business partners create new growth opportunities. But what is SRM and how does it help your interests?
The Good News for Airlines
Aerospace and defense companies face many obstacles in today’s market. The struggle to increase manufacturing capacities while decreasing carbon footprint, resources, and assets is a real challenge. In order to increase manufacturing and assembly line capabilities and speeds, the market needs to adapt and accelerate overall supply chain flow.
Extended visibility in supply chain is a growing ambition for respondents of the 2017 Worldwide Survey that GEODIS conducted (from 6th on the list of primary objectives in 2015 to 3rd in 2017). To achieve this end-to-end visibility, respondents’ main focus remains on the inbound process.