Let’s meet the supply chain start-ups outside!

April 8, 2021By adminNews

During inNOWvate Supply Chain Event 2021 the 4th European Supply Chain Start-up Contest will be organized by Supply Chain Media. All contestants will present themselves in the Start-up & Scale-up Area in the digital lounge of the online platform Airmeet. The 4 Start-up finalists and 4 Scale-up finalists will present themselves in the main program … Read More

Let’s meet outside!

April 2, 2021By adminNews

For innovation you need to think outside the box. Or rather think like there is no box. Because of the lockdowns most of the supply chain professionals are working from home. We are boxed in and locked to the computer screens in Zoom. But for real innovation we have to zoom out across supply chains. … Read More

Martijn Lofvers: ‘Innovating into the future’

October 22, 2020By marketingNews

There is an urgent need for innovation – and preferably right now. After all, COVID-19 has shown that many supply chains are unable to respond adequately to the consequences of a global pandemic. Innovation can help to prepare those supply chains for the next disruption, but what should you focus on?  The first step to … Read More

Lora Cecere: ‘Supply chains and S&OP to admire’

October 22, 2020By marketingNews

What sets excellent supply chain apart from the rest? Lora Cecere, founder at Supply Chain Insights, addressed this question during inNOWvate Supply Chain Event 2020 on October 13. According to Cecere, 85% of companies are not improvement-driven. “The worst thing we can do is boost an outdated way of working by making it faster and … Read More

Flowlity wins European Supply Chain Start-up Pitch

October 22, 2020By marketingNews

The French start-up Flowlity won the European Supply Chain Start-up Pitch during the hybrid inNOWvate Supply Chain Event in the Dutch city of Utrecht on 13 October 2020. This prestigious competition is organized by Supply Chain Media. Flowlity received a clear majority of the 389 votes that were submitted by the audience watching online. In this pan-European contest, … Read More

Excellent supply chains have better leaders, not better technology

October 21, 2020By marketingNews

Supply chains are under scrutiny due to COVID-19. Now more than ever, the question is what sets excellent supply chains apart from the rest, and whether the excellent supply chains of the past will also be the excellent supply chains of the future. Lora Cecere and Janet Godsell, two leading supply chain experts, addressed these … Read More

Turning supply chain events into an experience

February 27, 2020By adminNews

We’re living in the ‘Experience Economy’ nowadays. Shops can only survive if they offer an experience; consumers go online if all they want is convenience. For example, Siemens has opened a ‘house of inspiration’ in the Netherlands where potential customers can try out kitchen appliances before they buy. So why are most supply chain conferences … Read More

Live technology area at inNOWvate

February 26, 2020By adminNews

At inNOWvate there are plenty opportunities to listen to knowledgeable speakers talk about innovation and to meet with start-ups who gladly pitch about their solutions. Recently the first names of speakers have been announced by Supply Chain Media. You can find more information about the presentations in the programme posted on the inNOWvate website. Supply … Read More