Introduction Even before Covid came into the picture, an emerging technology was already creating a platform for disrupting Globalization of Manufacturing. The technology is 3D
Digital Transformation pilots- Crucial milestones in your Digital Transformation journey It is not news for any executive who is planning to or already on the
Millennials, Diversity and Disruptive Technologies If I were to highlight one, single most important trait of the group of people known as Millennials, it will
Will you commercialize your competitive advantage ? I was discussing bits from Dr. John Gattorna’s most recent book “Transforming Supply Chains” with someone who is
The core of Deep Learning (DL) ANNs, which are inspired by how a human brain works, form the core of DL and its true realization.
Why not use exponential advances in Technology and Computing power Traditional Inventory Optimization (IO) and Multi Echeleon Inventory Optimization (MEIO) algorithms identify cost savings opportunity
Our example Scenario The title of this post uses the word “experiment” since I tried experimenting, leveraging cluster analysis for supplier selection. I am not
As if IoT in itself was not a jargon that you were trying to understand, you may run into another one- I-IoT (Industrial IoT). Since
Why is Horizontal Integration different in the world of Logistics So if you went to Business School and read those strategy books, your definition of
Can leveraging new technology on your existing models solve your challenges for good ? You know the answer to this one. The answer is NO.
Don’t follow the Herd When I hear statements like “Every company should have a Chief Analytics/Digital/Innovation officer.”, it makes me cringe. Why ? Not because
Sometime later this month, it will be a year since I resigned from and quit my previous job. As I start dusting off my plans
So I started pursuing an online Masters program in Machine Learning earlier this year. The purpose was twofold- one was to get a more structured
The increased attention towards robotics Covid19 suddenly brought not only Supply Chain as a function in the limelight, but also the importance of Digital and
If you cut through all the clutter of Logistics, at the core of a best in class Logistics organization is the ability to minimize variation.
The OmniChannel Tsunami Customers in the Digital age have become increasingly mobile and channel-agnostic. There is a constant flux from one channel to another—from online
We are swamped with technological advances. New technologies are evolving everyday and in some instances, different technologies amalgamate with each other to form a new
What does leveraging “Data Science (DS)” in Supply Chain actually mean ? What should be considered “Data Science” as far as Supply Chain function is
Developing in-house Supply Chain analytics expertise does not happen overnight We hear about “Smart” Supply Chains and “Self driving” Supply Chains very frequently these days.
Introduction- The Challenges with Physical Internet The idea of The Physical Internet was orginally proposed by Prof. Benoit Montreuil in 2011. The link to the
“An artificial adaptive thinker sees the world through applied mathematics translated into machine representations” – Issac Assimov As autonomous bots start penetrating warehouse operations,
Since I write about applications of Deep Learning in Manufacturing Analytics, Supply Chain executives often reach out to me asking – “How soon can we
AI….AI…everywhere but not a single practical solution to use The tagline above, rhymes with “Water water everywhere but not a single drop to drink”….since it
Theory of (Supply Chain) Evolution – into Smart Supply Chains As you know, my theory is there may never be a fully self driving Supply
The importance of Demand forecast Supply chain challenges have evolved exponentially. Many organizations are adopting a Demand Driven supply chain model, which involves building supply