The Stream by River Logic

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While everyone is heaving a sigh of relief now that the COVID-19 pandemic seems to be more under control, many experts are warning that a second wave is likely. At this stage, it's not clear if these fears will materialize, or even how severe a ...(Read More)
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COVID-19 continues to disrupt world economies, even in countries that have the pandemic under control. Additionally, despite pressure to get the economy back up and running, ongoing uncertainties, lack of consumer confidence and supply chain ...(Read More)
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Coronavirus COVID-19 is a fast-spreading illness caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. The flu-like illness causes coughing, fever and shortness of breath and, in some cases, potentially deadly pneumonia. People in poor health and the elderly seem to be ...(Read More)
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Online sales for consumer packaged goods (CPG) have been growing at a fast pace. For those not entirely sure about CPG, this market segment includes packaged personal and household products such as food, beverages, cosmetics, cleaning and reading ...(Read More)
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The term prescriptive analytics was coined by IBM in 2010 with the launch of their ILOG CPLEX Optimization Studio, one of the earlier solver programs on the market. While early efforts at this form of analytics were limited by the need to hardcode ...(Read More)
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Everyone knows about capacity planning, or at least the majority of business owners believe they do. The problem is that conventional approaches to planning capacity are no longer adequate. Market volatility, increased competition and rapidly ...(Read More)
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2019 has come and gone, and it's time to look at the latest supply chain trends for 2020. Many exciting things are happening as supply chain executives respond to changes arising from the availability of Big Data, supply chain digitization and ...(Read More)
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Effective supply chain management is crucial for successful businesses. Without it, companies are unable to control input costs nor are they able to guarantee reliable delivery of goods and services. Not only is it important to have reliable supply ...(Read More)
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Today, a little more than 10% of mid- to large-size companies are using prescriptive analytics to gain a competitive edge, drive efficiency, reduce costs, and increase profit-driving opportunities. Although the number of businesses that use ...(Read More)
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Are you wondering why the number of businesses using prescriptive analytics will triple within the next several years? Corporations are ramping up the use of this advanced analytics subset for a good reason. With the ability to compute and leverage ...(Read More)
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What is Integrated Business Planning (IBP)? Integrated Business Planning (IBP) is an expanded form of Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) that spans the end-to-end value chain of a business, and ties strategic, profitability-related objectives with ...(Read More)

What are the Analysts Saying About Optimization?

Businesses continue to grow in complexity and, at the same time, companies are facing increased competition. To survive and grow in such an environment, businesses need access to tools that allow them to understand their strengths, their weaknesses and ...

February 7, 2018 | By River Logic
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