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Chris Clowes, the International Operations Manager of Costa Coffee, will be a speaker at the Supply Chain Insights Global Summit on September 7-9. At the conference Chris will be speaking on the use of signals from the coffee machines in the stores to drive a demand-driven replenishment signal through the organization. In this podcast Chris shares insights on driving organizational alignment and making the digital pivot.

Straight Talk With Supply Chain Insights – Podcast episode #185

The Giving Supply Chain with Melis Jones

by Lora cecere on July 2, 2016

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Companies want to drive social giving programs to help emerging economies and grant aid in disasters. However, in the design of the giving supply chain, there is a right way and a wrong way to help. Join this podcast to gain insights from the twenty-year veteran Melis Jones, former board member of Aid Matrix, on how to build a giving supply chain.

Straight Talk With Supply Chain Insights – Podcast episode #183

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There are different ways to measure the performance of a supply chain with differing degrees of insight and validity. In this podcast, Supply Chain Insights Founder Lora Cecere talks with marketing Director Alison Crawford about the new methodology used to evaluate supply chain performance in 2016, and what those results means for the market. This podcast will help listeners understand the science behind the ranking, why it matters, and the way to utilize the information to improve organizational performance.

Straight Talk With Supply Chain Insights – Podcast episode #182

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Maria is the Senior Vice President of supply chain at Biogen. In her role she manages source, make and deliver. In the recent Supply Chain Metrics That Matter report on the Pharmaceutical industry, Biogen and Nova Nordisk drove the greatest improvement in supply chain improvement. Join this session to gain insights from Maria on how she made this happen and what she learned.

Straight Talk With Supply Chain Insights – Podcast episode #181

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Benchmarking performance sounds easy, but can be quite difficult if you don’t know how to start or what to benchmark.  In this podcast, Alison Crawford, Director of Marketing,talks with Lora Cecere, Founder and CEO of Supply Chain Insights, about her latest LinkedIn blog post “ Do You Measure Up?” and describes the value of peer benchmarking and the steps to make it successful.  A definite must-listen-to episode for any business leaders ready to measure performance.

Straight Talk With Supply Chain Insights – Podcast episode #180