Supply Chain Driven Business Transformation

Over 75% of business transformations fail unless they are led by CEOs and supply chain and business network are integral part of the transformation effort. No wonder, most of our work focuses on supply chain Driven business transformations for CEOs and their teams

current supply chain priorities - in 2023 and beyond

Unchain your corporation: Unleash Supply Chain Potential

Make Your Business More 
EFFECTIVE
EFFICIENT
PROFITABLE
FLEXIBLE
RESILIENT
ADAPTABLE

Fight Inflation

Business strategy and supply chain will have to take into account that as the storm clouds of inflation gather at the horizon, you will have to change the strategic tack to go through the rough patches unscathed.

Stay Relevant

keep current with the realistic yet cutting edge practice in both the supply chain, and the board room. The business strategy and supply chain from the last two decades will not work any more.

survive and thrive

Keep your head when everyone else in the market starts losing theirs. The supply chain turmoil persists and requires new business strategy and supply chain thinking. For general directions, read the blogs below.

Our Books on Supply Chain Driven Business Transformation:

5 Key Cornerstones Of a Super Networked Business, 5-star business network
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GREEN SUPPLY CHAINS - AN ACTION MANIFESTO
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Must Read Article - on Supply Chain Driven Business Transformation:

ABC SUPPLY CHAIN TRANSFORMATION
All successful Supply Chain Transformations have three things in elements – Alignment, Balance and Continual Improvement.

All successful Supply Chain Transformation have three things in elements – Alignment,
Balance and Continual Improvement. Case study, after case study, has revealed that companies ignore these cardinal rules to their peril.
Supply Chain Transformations are again in fashion. In the late 90s, they were being driven
by aggressive supply chain systems vendors; now they are driven by simplistic academic theorists. Both groups have little if any, real-life experience in supply chain management.
Leading Supply Chain Management academics today contend that every supply chain in the world should be the same -Agile, Adaptable, and Aligned. We believe this is arrogant. It is like saying every woman in the world should wear a size 7 dress – it sounds sexy but is impractical.

ABC in Supply Chain Transformation
Despite huge advances in supply chain decision support tools, the dream of mass customization is still out of our grasp today. Consequently, efficiency and agility remain diametrically opposite poles on the same continuum. However, that does not mean that every organization, no matter what industry or strategy, should congregate to the holy grail of agility. In fact, on the other end of the continuum, there is a substantial concentration
of industrial investment, where the business imperative is to drive the last fraction of cent out of
costs. A supertanker of 350,000 Metric Tonnes, when fully loaded, does not leave much room for agility; and a large amount of today’s crude oil is still being carried by such tankers…

Key Insights on Supply Chain Driven Business Transformation:

PC Supply Chain Industry in the US

PC Supply Chain Industry in the US

Five fundamental questions that every environmentally pro-active CEO needs to ask about their Supply Chains? Vivek Sood and Tony Fedorowicz
Responsibility For Cost Line A Single Individual of Supply Chain Business

Responsibility For Cost Line A Single Individual of Supply Chain Business

About Individual of Supply Chain Business By Doug Hudgeon The Cost Management Tip by hudgeon- As I’ve planned my upcoming tips, I’ve been pondering which tip will be the most important. I now think this is it. Doug Hudgeon You cannot reduce cost in your organisation unless you assign a single person the task…

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PC Supply Chain Industry in the US

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