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Thursday, May 13, 2021 --Published once each month.

Agile Demand-Supply Alignment—Part 2D: Functionality Requirements: Sourcing and Supplier/Production, Quality, Logistics and Global Trade
By Bill McBeath Thursday, May 13, 2021
Here we look at what is needed for a platform to provide Agile Demand-Supply Alignment functionality in supplier-facing functionality (e.g. sourcing, production management), quality management, and logistics and global trade. These include areas such as production visibility, supply risk management, quality management (detection and resolution), and logistics capabilities. [ Read: Agile Demand-Supply Alignment—Part 2D ]
AI for Supply Chain: Six Common AI Myths Explained
By Ann Grackin Thursday, May 13, 2021
We debunk myths about AI vs. human thinking, AI autonomy, the role of data, open source AI, the role of data scientists, and AI's impact on jobs. [ Read: AI for Supply Chain: Debunking the Myths—Part Two: ]

Supply Chain Orchestration—Part Two: Buying Materials or Components on Behalf of Suppliers
By Bill McBeath Thursday, May 13, 2021
One important way that Supply Chain Orchestrators manage multiple tiers is sourcing and buying on behalf of their suppliers. Learn how and why that is done. [ Read: Supply Chain Orchestration—Part Two ]

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