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Listen to Lora Cecere, CEO and Founder of Supply Chain Insights, as she interviews Mike Kilgore, President and CEO of CHAINalytics, on what’is happening in the area of transportation, and how the reduction of fuel costs could help pay drivers more. Will the recent crash in oil prices translate to lower baseline transportation rates? You will be shocked at the answer.  They discuss how postponement can help redefine the links and nodes of the supply chain. What’s the solution to 98% driver turnover? Manless vehicles? (Legislation will be the roadblock to that solution) A fascinating discussion involving current events and the immediate future.

Straight Talk With Supply Chain Insights – Podcast #115

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Lora Cecere, CEO & Founder of Supply Chain Insights, discusses how she will be interviewing two supply chain leaders during the upcoming webinar on The Race to Supply Chain 2020.   They will be discussing how agriculture and customer service will be changing and how the future of The Internet of Things is a part of it.

Straight Talk With Supply Chain Insights – Podcast #114

 

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Lora Cecere, CEO & Founder of Supply Chain Insights, interviews Kara Romanow, Executive Editor at Consumer Goods Technology, on their Emerging Markets Conference and the commonalities among the several country presentations they shared.  Kara talks about best practices that were mentioned during the presentations like the need to find local talent and the ability to be agile.  Another item that was common among the presentations was to look at local needs and tastes and make sure you leverage your existing brands.

Straight Talk With Supply Chain Insights – Podcast #113

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Lora Cecere, CEO and Founder of Supply Chain Insights, interviews Alexia Howard, Senior Research Analyst at Sanford Bernstein, as she discusses supply chain effectiveness.  Alexia feels that supply chains are evolving quickly and need to adapt and understand how the consumer is trending.

Straight Talk With Supply Chain Insights – Podcast #112

Big Data Supply Chains

October 20, 2014

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Naomi Frye interviews Lora Cecere, CEO and Founder of Supply Chain Insights, about Big Data Supply Chains and opportunities for cold chains or farm to fork.  She discusses how traditional supply chains allow the use of data varieties and how most IT groups are still bogged downed with very traditional processes.  Lora feels that people need leadership to shine on the opportunities.

Straight Talk With Supply Chain Insights – Podcast #111