Supply Chain Execution

Execution is the last mile of putting profits in your pocket. Many companies with brilliant strategies fall short when it comes to execution. Find out how you can Get Better Results Than What Your Imagined By Focusing on Execution

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.

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Must Read Article - on Supply Chain Execution:

The Cost Reduction Tips
Reducing costs is an important part of running a successful business.

Keeping overhead low and maximizing profits takes careful budgeting and planning.

Fortunately, there are several cost reduction tips that can help businesses streamline their operations and save money. From utilizing technology to negotiating contracts, understanding the best practices for cutting costs can go a long way in increasing profitability.

In this article, we’ll explore some proven methods for reducing costs and improving margins.

In this tip, I discuss embedding a cost-conscious culture where you have several comparable operating units.

Examples include retail banks or multi-site operations such as national insurance brokerages, consulting firms, law firms, or logistics providers.

Where you have multiple operating units, you have the opportunity to compare their cost profiles, identify best practices, build relationships between key staff and embed best practices across the organization.

Whilst this sounds somewhat utopian, it is achievable when you meet the following pre-conditions:

Related web sources When creating a cost-conscious culture in your organization, you need to enlist your key staff. Without their support, you will not embed a new culture.

4 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT COST REDUCTION TIPS BY DOUG HUDGEON
1. The operating units view themselves as somewhat analogous,

2. The management accounts are comparable across the units,

3. The cost reduction initiative has CEO/Board support, and

4. The designated managers are key staff in their units – you will get great value from selecting the heir-apparent for each unit for this role. Not only does this prove to the staff in each unit the importance of the initiative but it provides the heir apparent with the opportunity to build deep relationships with heirs in other units and see the entire range of operating models across the organization…

Key Insights on Supply Chain Execution:

Challenging Leadership Principles Of Supply Chain Group

Challenging Leadership Principles Of Supply Chain Group

By Stuart Emmett  Understand Leadership Principles of Supply Chain Before You Regret. This article puts over what I see as essential leadership principles. They are taken from my book “The Leadership Gospels” (2008) that uses as the key source, the gospels; the gospels being the reporting by four people (Matthew, Mark, Luke and John) of…
A Company Case Study - Better Learning

A Company Case Study - Better Learning

By – Stuart Emmett Note:  Stuart Emmett co-operated with our very own Vivek Sood to co-write the book GREEN SUPPLY CHAINS – AN ACTION MANIFESTO. This book was one of the first books in the world on the topic of Green Supply Chains, and as such is used in Universities around the world for…
The Power Of Preparation In Supply Chain, Better Results

The Power Of Preparation In Supply Chain, Better Results

The Power Of Preparation In Supply Chain When implementing a new Information Technology system, companies often neglect the preparation step and the story always ends with failures. Indeed, the lack of preparation is the first mistake to avoid. Preparation is the basis of the entire implementation process. Your results will depend on how you…

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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
Change Your Processes Before Implementing New Software

Change Your Processes Before Implementing New Software

Here’s What People Are Saying About Implementing New Software By Doug Hudgeon The Cost Reduction Tip The success rate of software implementations is…
Challenging Leadership Principles Of Supply Chain Group

Challenging Leadership Principles Of Supply Chain Group

By Stuart Emmett  Understand Leadership Principles of Supply Chain Before You Regret. This article puts over what I see as essential…
A Company Case Study - Better Learning

A Company Case Study - Better Learning

By – Stuart Emmett Note:  Stuart Emmett co-operated with our very own Vivek Sood to co-write the book GREEN SUPPLY…
The Power Of Preparation In Supply Chain, Better Results

The Power Of Preparation In Supply Chain, Better Results

The Power Of Preparation In Supply Chain When implementing a new Information Technology system, companies often neglect the preparation step…
HOW SUPPLY CHAIN 3.0 CAN LEAD TO TANGIBLE BUSINESS BENEFITS

HOW SUPPLY CHAIN 3.0 CAN LEAD TO TANGIBLE BUSINESS BENEFITS

About Supply Chain 3.0 In this series, I will address the second question raised at the start of the previous…
What Businesses Can Gain Transformation Of Brazilian Soccer – Part 4/4

What Businesses Can Gain Transformation Of Brazilian Soccer – Part 4/4

This is the concluding entry in this series of blogs – where I reminisced about my experiences from learning to…
Key Themes From The Asian Bankers Summit of Supply Chain

Key Themes From The Asian Bankers Summit of Supply Chain

THE ASIAN BANKERS SUMMIT OF SUPPLY CHAIN Despite a high level of participation, and over 1,000 attendees, the mood was…
3 Benefits Of Your Business Network - Outcompete Anyone

3 Benefits Of Your Business Network - Outcompete Anyone

About Your Business Network Thought leaders have a five star business network. They leverage of the value created by their…
Airlines Are Adjusting Their 5-STAR Business Networks To The New Economic Reality

Airlines Are Adjusting Their 5-STAR Business Networks To The New Economic Reality

5-STAR Business Networks As the economic centre of the world moves more and more towards its more populous nations in…
Supply Chain Confusion : 11 Causes With Best Solutions

Supply Chain Confusion : 11 Causes With Best Solutions

My last post “Supply Chain Confusion could kill your business“ generated several great comments from highly qualified professionals around the…
Who Will ‘Dellify’ The Mobile Phone Industry in Supply Chain To Make It The Best ? 101

Who Will ‘Dellify’ The Mobile Phone Industry in Supply Chain To Make It The Best ? 101

About Industry in Supply Chain Dellify (verb) – the process of changing an industry model from high cost, low flexibility,…
Amazon Shipping Items Before You Order It: Creepy Or Savvy?

Amazon Shipping Items Before You Order It: Creepy Or Savvy?

How Amazon Shipping Can Ease Your Pain After delivery drones, Amazon has created yet another news sensation! This time with…
SUPPLY CHAIN 3.0 IS REAL, AND HERE NOW (Part 3 Of 3)

SUPPLY CHAIN 3.0 IS REAL, AND HERE NOW (Part 3 Of 3)

SUPPLY CHAIN 3.0 In the last entry, I have talked about the first two pillars underpinning Supply Chain 3.0. So,…
How Can I Improve Supply Chain In My Company? Five Signs Of A Broken Supply Chain

How Can I Improve Supply Chain In My Company? Five Signs Of A Broken Supply Chain

Leading Executives Are Continually On A Lookout To Improve Supply Chain In Their Company Most CEOs and CXOs think about…
CFOs’ Guide To Supply Chain

CFOs’ Guide To Supply Chain

The Modern Rules Of Guide To Supply Chain. It Is Ironic That Though The CFOs Are At The Absolute Center…
Supply Chain Business - No. 1 And Most Common Flaw In S&OP Meetings

Supply Chain Business - No. 1 And Most Common Flaw In S&OP Meetings

Flaw In Most S&OP Meetings in Supply Chain Business The biggest and most common flaw is that S&OP meetings are…
Finance, Sales, HR, Supply Chain – Where Do Most Effective Business Transformation Leaders Come From?

Finance, Sales, HR, Supply Chain – Where Do Most Effective Business Transformation Leaders Come From?

Business Transformation Is Different Than Change Management Almost everybody who has anything to do with creating any change inside a…
Transportation Optimisation - 3 Basic Dimensions

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Transportation optimisation is an important part of a good transportation management system (TMS). Here’s What No One Tells You About…

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