Technology, turmoil, and the rise of the connected consumer. In this episode, Jenny Reese and Josh Calixto of the Reinventing Retail podcast join Matt Gunn and Guy Courtin to talk through some of the biggest supply chain stories of the past year and how these trends could shape the road ahead. Also check out the Reinventing Retail podcast: https://soundcloud.com/user-60686004
A recent survey by YouGov and GT Nexus found that a big majority of millennial shoppers turned on their favorite brands this year. More surprisingly, the research also suggests that supply chain, logistics, and operations can be the key drivers for the brand loyalty of this difficult to please age group. In this podcast, Boris Felgendreher and Greg Kefer discuss what supply chain executives can learn from this research.
As the Internet of Things (IoT) comes to supply chains, many businesses are excited about its potential. But will IoT simply be another proving ground for the time-honored notion of "garbage in, garbage out?"
VF Corp is an apparel company with some of the most famous brands on the planet: The North Face, Timberland, Nautica, Lee, Vans, etc. In this episode of Supply Chain Radio, we hear how VF Corp uses supply chain visibility and analytics to manage its day-to-day operations, and mitigate unexpected events like hurricanes.
Whether serving in the U.S. Navy, as a University of Tennessee professor, or CSCMP board member, Dr. Ted Stank has devoted his career to advancing the industry and educating the next generation of supply chain professionals. We had the chance to sit down with Ted at the recent University of Tennessee Supply Chain Forum to discuss risk, opportunity, and what the future might bring.