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What to Know about the Apple Watch

“It took three days–three long, often confusing and frustrating days–for me to fall for the Apple Watch. But once I fell, I fell hard.” This is from Farhad Manjoo, a tech writer for The New York Times, in his review of the Apple Watch. At 8:00 a.m. Wednesday, a barrage […]


Apple Watch Price Higher Than Expected

Rumors of the Apple Watch priced the sports model at $349 which was accurate but after today’s Apple Event, Tim Cook announced that the Watch model will cost consumers $549. Furthermore, additions to the Watch model can bring the total cost up to $1099. Full Price Breakdown Apple Watch Sport  […]


The cost of waiting: Holding off on supply chain improvements

Brad Huff, Executive Vice President & General Manager of TAKE Supply Chain discusses how delaying supply chain improvements could impact both margin and market share. As businesses continue to emerge from the 2008 recession, especially mid-market manufacturing and distribution companies, they are faced with the very real need to upgrade […]


Kinaxis RapidResponse Solution Chosen to Support ON Semiconductor Global Supply Chain Management

OTTAWA, Ontario, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Kinaxis® (TSX:KXS), provider of RapidResponse®, delivering cloud-based SCM and S&OP applications, today announced that ON Semiconductor, a leading semiconductor supplier offering a comprehensive portfolio of energy efficient solutions has selected Kinaxis RapidResponse to effectively manage supply chain processes for the company’s operations in North America, Europe […]


Regulatory compliance top supply chain concern among healthcare professionals

Regulatory compliance is the top supply chain worry for healthcare executives for the third consecutive year, according to a survey from logistics firm UPS. The concern was cited by 60 per cent of respondents to the seventh annual Pain in the (Supply) Chain study. It also found 78 per cent […]


Gartner Says Supply Chain Leaders Must Find Innovative Ways to Drive Consumer Products Revenue Growth

Press Release Key Issues Facing the Supply Chain Industry to Be Discussed at the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 2014, May 20-22 in Phoenix and September 10-11 in London Revenue growth for the consumer products (CP) industry continues to be challenging as CP supply chain leaders saw a decline in […]


Best way to Launch a New Pharmaceutical Drug

About two-thirds of  new drug launches under perform. Why?  Marketing efforts are mismatched. The successful launch of a new product has been essential to pharmaceutical companies.  Growth for these companies are dependent on successfully marketing their product during the first few years of introduction.  This pressure is going to increase […]


Deloitte Launches ConvergeHEALTH

Deloitte Consulting LLP announces the launch of ConvergeHEALTH by Deloitte, a business unit that supports the data-driven transformation of health care through the application of insights derived from new data, analytics, transformational services and collaborative business models. The formation of ConvergeHEALTH is one part of a $150-200 million investment Deloitte […]


New Challanges in Manufacturing

This Post Has Been Moved To:   Here Manufacturing is seeing challenges that is creating a lot of questions for many manufacturing companies View our Manufacturing Article from our Manufacturing Consultants     Article Includes: Economic shifts Importance of demand Proximity 3D-Printing Amazing Videos


Supply Chain and Logistics

Ensuring success through experience and expertise Procurement, Transportation, Project Management, and Logistics The successful execution of every project requires experienced management to design and implement operations. This begins with detailed planning, structuring contracts and documentation to align company goals with your supply chain; daily management of projects including special efforts […]