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| | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes | Retail, Strategy, Supply Chain
Sustainability within Retail, something for you to consider? Definitely!

Sustainability is one of the major trends facing retailers in a consumer-driven marketplace. As mentioned by Marian Salzman at NRF,…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Business Agility, Business Technology, Manufacturing, Supply Chain
Reducing time-intensive tasks & costs is always a good thing — a Beijer Electronic’s success story

No matter the industry, company, or country, reducing time-intensive tasks and costs is always a good thing. Often times in…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Events, Retail, Supply Chain
Meet with IFS at NRF 2016

The retail year of 2016 is kicking off with a bang as the industry’s biggest fair, NRF, hosted in New…

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| | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes | Business Agility, Business Technology, Retail, Strategy, Supply Chain
2016 Retail industry predictions

IFS’s Global Industry Director for the retail sector, Ulf Tillander, predicts how three key trends will be impacting the industry…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Automotive, Events, Strategy, Supply Chain
A meeting of automotive minds at Odette 2015
Odette 2015

What I saw and heard at Odette 2015. During the first week of December, I joined over 250 decision-makers and…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Automotive, Business Agility, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Manufacturing, Strategy, Supply Chain
2016 Automotive industry predictions

Asia will be the biggest car manufacturer worldwide within the next few years, but Europe will continue to lead in…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Business Agility, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Process Manufacturing, Strategy, Supply Chain
2016 Process manufacturing predictions

2016 will be another year for businesses in the process industry to watch and learn. In 2016, we will see…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Oil & Gas, Strategy, Supply Chain
2016 oil and gas industry predictions

In 2016, the oil and gas industry will jump on the opportunity that big data presents. In 2016, the oil…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Automotive, Business Technology, Supply Chain
Seeing auto trends at Odette 2015

Automotive is a fast-moving industry and keeping up with the latest trends, opportunities and threats is a major challenge. This…

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| | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes | Creativity & Innovation, Strategy, Supply Chain
Supply Chain Segmentation: What it is and why it matters

To measure your supply chain’s performance, take a look at these three variables. Two years ago I had the pleasure…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Automotive, Manufacturing, Supply Chain
Morgan Motors Rolls Out IFS To Get The Most From Their Supply Chain

The automotive supply chain is far more complex than it used to be, a fact Morgan clearly knows. In early…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Events, Retail, Service, Supply Chain
A quick view into the reverse logistics marketplace
A quick view into the reverse logistics marketplace

There is no one model that defines the reverse logistics marketplace. After attending a couple of conferences regarding reverse logistics,…

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