An S&OP Communication Plan: The Final Step in Support of Company Strategy

by Shannon Kearns on Jul 21, 2016

Occasional River Logic guest blogger and global supply chain influencer / expert Niels Van Hove recently published an Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) commentary in Foresight Magazine's Summer 2016 edition. Entitled An S&OP...

How Will The Internet of Things Impact Healthcare?

by River Logic on Jul 19, 2016

This post is the second in a series on the Internet of Things (IoT), a topic we've never really focused on in past blog posts. While the first discussed the applications of IoT in supply chain management, this one will focus...

IoT in Supply Chain: Is the Hype Real?

by River Logic on Jul 14, 2016

I think we all know the answer to this one...YES, the hype is real. Over the past decade, the Internet of Things (IoT) has evolved from a concept relevant only to technology enthusiasts to something that is permeating every aspect...

How Agile is Your Supply Chain?

by River Logic on Jul 07, 2016

Supply chain agility is an increasingly important concept for businesses that wish to maintain or develop a competitive advantage, but many managers do not actually understand what agility means in regards to their supply chain....

A Risk-free Strategy to Assess, Manage and Profit from Change

by Nari Viswanathan on Jul 05, 2016

I remember receiving some important advice when I was stuck doing the same thing over and over again — I was young and had only a few years of job experience. The gist of the advice was this: “unless you take risks, you’ll never...

Will Brexit Affect Your Supply Chain?

by River Logic on Jul 01, 2016

The short answer is yes, probably. This is the unfortunate reality that many people are trying to ignore, but coming to terms with it will allow you to position your business such that risks and damages are limited. If you’re...