How Starbucks Plan Their Demand

How Starbucks Plan Their Demand

The use of ‘Big Data’ is increasingly becoming integral to the demand and purchasing process within global organisations. Take Starbucks, the iconic Seattle coffee brand, they rely on Demand Planners and Data Scientists to influence their market share and...
Big Data in the Burger Supply Chain

Big Data in the Burger Supply Chain

Big data, along with blockchain and robotics, is widely recognised to be one of three key innovations to impact supply chains over the next few years. Major organisations are already using big data in their supply chain stock management, especially for consumer...
Blockchain in the Supply Chain

Blockchain in the Supply Chain

Bloomberg recently reported that South Korean electronics giant – Samsung – intend to use blockchain in their global supply chain. Samsung SDS, the company’s IT division, have been reviewing the technology and are looking to reduce supply chain costs by up to 20% by...
Be a Market Driver!

Be a Market Driver!

I don’t want to be a Market Leader….I want to be a Market Driver! (This is our vision here at the Supply Chain Academy) How about you? Are you wanting to become a Market Leader or a Market Driver?   Offering an excellent customer experience must be paramount for the...
Improving the Supply Chain

Improving the Supply Chain

Organisations are constantly facing new business challenges, undergoing profound change and being asked to shift direction in order to meet new and tougher customer expectations more than ever before. We believe it is supply chains that compete, not Individual...