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Supply Chain & Operations

Five key factors in warehouse management in 2023

AutoStore has published a new benchmarking report with feedback from over 300 warehouse management business leaders. Respondents indicated that the top three challenges facing organizations today are rising energy costs (32%), rising wages (27%) and supply chain and transportation constraints (26%). Therefore, cost reduction and investment in automation technology are among the priorities.
Supply Chain & Operations

Ten actions for CPOs to overcome current challenges

Working in procurement has never been harder. From supply chain disruptions to rapid price increases and subsequent reductions in transportation rates, from an inflation-ravaged goods economy to social media pressures affecting sales, the job has definitely changed. And not always for the better.
Supply Chain & Operations

Study reveals that digital marketplaces are the future of commerce

The findings of the study "2022 B2B Digital Buyers' Journey: Forces Shaping the Future of Enterprise Procurement" show the forces that are coming between the demand and purchase process for business management software by enterprises.
Supply Chain & Operations

Sectors and markets that will grow the most in 2023

The global slowdown we will go through in 2023 will not affect all business sectors equally. Cr├ędito y Cauci├│n has published its detailed growth forecasts for 16 key sectors in 30 markets that allow us to identify which sectors will perform well in Europe, America and Asia.
Supply Chain & Operations

Most companies "are not prepared for a supply chain disruption"

A study by Boston Consulting Group avers that 90% of companies are unprepared for disruptive events and lack the necessary resilience, even after all the turmoil experienced in recent years.
Supply Chain & Operations

Nova SBE's Post-Graduation in Supply Chain Management boosts digital transformation

The fourth edition of the postgraduation in Supply Chain Management at Nova School of Business & Economics (Nova SBE) began on October 17. This course lasts six months and has a partnership with the Jos├ę Neves Foundation, and participants may apply for scholarships under the ISA FJN program.
Supply Chain & Operations

Inflation haunts economies and consumption

Inflation is exceeding multi-decade highs in all regions. However, according to a report by Cr├ędito y Cauci├│n, while in Europe the rise in prices is mainly due to disruptions in energy prices resulting from the invasion of Ukraine, in the US the origin lies in more general imbalances: demand after the pandemic outstrips supply, and the fact that the US economy is operating above full capacity explains the intense interest rate hikes carried out by the Federal Reserve.
Supply Chain & Operations

Supply Chain: what will change in the job market in 2022?

Michael Page has launched its annual study on executive search trends in large companies for the year 2022. Through this analysis, it aims to profile how the labour market in different sectors will behave next year, as well as to analyse what has changed compared to previous years.

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