Becoming aware of blockchain’s weak spots is an important first step towards taking full advantage of what the technology really has to offer. Is Blockchain coming of age in 2019? Judging by the first half of 2019, it seems that the blockchain hype is finally deflating and there is an overall consensus that it will … Continue reading Transparency In Supply Chains And Blockchain: What Is The Most Common Trap?
For supply chain professionals, the drive to use AI is there. But how do organisations get to the point when AI-enabled supply chain management is the norm? “Electricity changed how the world operated. It upended transportation, manufacturing, agriculture, health care. AI is poised to have a similar impact. Artificial Intelligence already powers many of our … Continue reading Is AI The New Electricity?
What does digital transformation mean for the procurement and supply chain profession? How will it help CPOs to mange risk in their supply chains? The concept of digital transformation has been around for quite a while, ISM CEO Tom Derry argues. “In the late 90s we started doing reverse auctions and e-auctions. Not too long after that dynamic discounting began to enter the equation and FinTech … Continue reading Could You Afford To Lose $2 Billion In Sales?
The core activity of Procurement 4.0 will be to deliver <<as a service>> in the same way that cloud technology has evolved… At Ivalua Now The Art of Procurement earlier this month, Emmanuel Erba, Group Chief Procurement Officer – Executive Vice President -Capgemini discussed what the journey leading us to Procurement 4.0 could look like. In … Continue reading 5 Steps To Providing Procurement As A Service