• TrailblazeHERs 21:21 Mentorship Program Application Are Open Now!

    TrailblazeHERs 21:21 Mentorship Program Application Are Open Now!

  • DSCI's Latest White Paper: Multiplayer Game Approach to Change Leadership

    DSCI's Latest White Paper: Multiplayer Game Approach to Change Leadership

  • New Blog: It’s time to digitally integrate the value chain

    New Blog: It’s time to digitally integrate the value chain

  • DSCI Releases New Whitepaper: Resilient Supply Chain Like Bamboo

    DSCI Releases New Whitepaper: Resilient Supply Chain Like Bamboo

  • Watch Fireside chat w/ Julie Hamilton, Chief Commercial Officer Diageo: Leadership lessons from the pandemic and beyond

    Watch Fireside chat w/ Julie Hamilton, Chief Commercial Officer Diageo: Leadership lessons from the pandemic and beyond

  • Why 2021 Will Be The Year Of The Big Pivot For Supply Chains

    Why 2021 Will Be The Year Of The Big Pivot For Supply Chains

  • Supply Chain Digital Transformation Requires Women Leaders

    Supply Chain Digital Transformation Requires Women Leaders

  • Essential Business Lessons from the Pandemic

    Essential Business Lessons from the Pandemic

What’s New at the Digital Supply Chain Institute

Six Keys to Serving the Post-Pandemic End Customer

Companies that have the skills and knowledge to have a tighter relationship with the end customer will emerge stronger, more resilient, and more digital

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Change Leadership In The Digital Era Podcast

Listen to the recent DSCI podcast where Marko Kovacevic, Managing Director, DSCI, and Craig Moss, Director at DSCI discuss new approach to change leadership in the digital era with Alex Fernandez, CEO, Streamline Media Group.

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Before Starting Your Next Digital Supply Chain Project, Ask These Three Critical Questions

To improve your odds of success, here are some performance outcomes you should be targeting before you plan your next digital transformation project

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Digital Supply Chain Institute Applied Research

What Our Members Are Saying

Brian Simons, CEO, Janus Logistics Technologies

“Information is inherently valuable and data is the currency in which information is traded. The DSCI framework of data trading brings needed focus to a process that already happens to some extent within and across organizations. The biggest opportunity around data trading is to formalize the process and take advantage of valuable data assets.”

Kevin Plank, CEO, Under Armour (USA)

“3D printing is radically changing how we use digital technology to create and produce products that you simply can’t do with traditional methods. For example, we recently launched our first footwear that was digitally 3D fabricated and manufactured — the UA Architect — offering athletes a “super-hybrid” trainer that solved an unmet need through a proprietary 3D printing process. This digital technology, coupled with others like sensors, robotics, big data and analytics, will enable us to engage with new customers, cut costs and transform how we plan, shape, predict and deliver to athletes around the world.”

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Michael Crowe, CIO, Colgate-Palmolive (USA)

“While the use of external demand signal data is becoming increasingly important as we advance our Digital Supply Chain initiative, the preparation of the data remains a pain point. Mapping and cleaning data is labor intensive. We are adding machine learning capability to the process of mapping and cleaning data to increase automation and improve speed.”

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Sam Palmisano, Chairman, Center for Global Enterprise

“Technology has enabled companies to rush towards Big Data, and I understand the excitement. But sometimes, smart leaders need to get away from the herd. They need to encourage their people to think about data at a granular level. Exactly what data do we need to improve performance? Exactly what data do we have that would be valuable to others?”

Brock Bayles, Vice President – Finance & Analytics, Toyota Financial Services

“Customers are demanding more customization and better product, services, and experiences. Understanding customers’ preferences will be a huge game-changer.”

Mike Corbo, Chief Supply Chain Officer, Colgate-Palmolive (USA)

“In the near future, as we develop more 3D printing capability and knowledge, we will be able to accelerate our innovation and new product development process greatly. Where it takes a week or more today, we’ll be able to create a new product mold and cap in just a day for quick prototyping. Coupled with sensors, social media, retailer and big data analytics, we’ll be able to both shape, predict and quickly respond to new customer demands and grow market share.”

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Deana Denton, Director of IT, GSM, Corning

“Most companies still don’t realize the value of their data. It’s kept in silos. Companies need to breakdown the silos and realize their data is an asset they can monetize and barter.”