How Should Manufacturers Measure Digital Maturity?

June 16, 2020
Digital maturity is mission critical for manufacturers adopting Industry 4.0 technologies and workflows--how's your organization doing on that front?

5 Tips for IT Management in the Industry 4.0 Era

June 11, 2020
Industry 4.0 technology is a priority for almost everyone right now--but are all Industry 4.0 IT deployments created equal?

5 Myths About Shipping and Freight Forwarding in 2020

June 09, 2020
Global logistics networks are changing rapidly--what do shippers and freight forwarders need to know to keep pace?

What Makes an S&OP Process Successful?

June 04, 2020
S&OP is a crucial value added proposition for manufacturers--but what separates the successful S&OP processes from the ones that fail?

5 Strategies for Optimizing Your Production Planning and Scheduling

June 02, 2020
Digital twins, advanced analytics, and supply chain integration can all help you optimize your production planning and scheduling.

Why the Definition of Supply Chain Management Is Changing

May 28, 2020
The world is changing at a sometimes alarming rate. Supply chain management needs to be agile and flexible in order to keep up.

How Should You Implement Your SCM Software?

May 26, 2020
SCM software is a must in modern IT environments--but implementation requires a clear integration roadmap and real stakeholder buy-in to yield results.

5 Causes of Bottlenecks in the Global Supply Chain

May 21, 2020
End-to-end supply chain visibility and supply chain integration are two important bulwarks against bottlenecks.

How to Integrate S&OP and Production Planning

May 19, 2020
S&OP (sales and operations planning) can offer direction and data for your production planning processes--provided these functions are properly integrated

How Quality UX Impacts Manufacturing

May 14, 2020
It might not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Industry 4.0, but quality user experience can be a huge value driver in modern SCM.

The 5 Challenges Transport Networks Face in 2020

May 12, 2020
In these uncertain times, transport networks are under more pressure than ever. The only solution is to improve technology integration and visibility.

5 Steps for Smooth Advanced Analytics Implementation

May 07, 2020
Once you've identified your top priorities for advanced analytics implementation, you'll need to choose the right software and identify some quick wins.

How Can Manufacturers Avoid Supply Shortages?

May 05, 2020
Advanced analytics and S&OE can both help manufacturers leverage production and demand data into more resilient supply chains, and thus reduced shortages.

How Should You Restart Your Supply Chain? With Turbo Transparency

April 30, 2020
flexis Turbo Transparency gives you the end-to-end supply chain visibility you'll need in order to adjust quickly and optimally to new realities.

Sales & Operations Planning Drives Manufacturing Efficiency

April 28, 2020
S&OP is a necessary complement to modern ERP solutions for manufacturers hoping to adapt to change in an agile way.

The Top 5 Areas of Improvement for Global Logistics Networks

April 23, 2020
Global logistics networks have to pivot to keep up with the world marketplace and technology is there to help.

Is Industry 4.0 Technology Worth the Cost?

April 21, 2020
Implementing Industry 4.0 technology doesn't come cheap, but is it worth it in the long run?