Consumer packaged goods (CPG) are feeling tremendous pressure in 2019. Increased demand volatility and shorter lead times from retailers have become major concerns, hurting service and inventory levels. Under Pressure, CPG supply chains look to digital.Continue reading “CPG Supply Chains Look to Digital”
Uber-like on-demand fulfillment platforms for supply chain and and logistics services are rapidly emerging. For companies feeling the pressure to meet rising customer expectations while keeping costs down, uberized supply chains could bring much-needed relief.
Computer vision is the lynchpin of the current AI/machine learning (ML) renaissance. In 2013, deep learning based vision solutions crossed a historic milestone of achieving human level accuracy.Continue reading “What is the Case for Machine Vision in Supply Chain?”
Even today’s most sophisticated supply chains still try to predict what will happen, then optimize performance against plan. The problem is, the world is not predictable.Continue reading “Resilient Supply Chain Must Sense and Pivot”
While AI and machine learning has made rapid progress in consumer facing applications such as Amazon Alexa, playing Go, and making art, enterprise AI and automation deployment is still emerging and uneven. We discuss key 4 facts that must about enterprise AI automation.Continue reading “4 Facts Every Business Must Know About AI”
I gave a panel presentation at the Bernstein “Motor of eCommerce” Supply Chain Conference last week in London.Continue reading “Bernstein eCommerce Supply Chain Conference”
One question we often get from clients is “Will Amazon disrupt my sector next”? – be it in Fresh, CPG, Beauty, Apparel, or even Industrials.Continue reading “Amazon the Zara Slayer”