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CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply




CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

Three Ways Retailers Can Succeed in a Post-Pandemic World
Nina Seth
Blue Yonder

In many parts of the world, but unfortunately not all, consumers are seeing a light at the end of the tunnel. After nearly 15 months of minimizing and even avoiding shopping trips to protect their health, consumers are making their way back to the outside world. But while many of us are venturing out again, many of the shopping habits we picked up during the pandemic or accelerated aren’t going away. According to a survey conducted by Digital Commerce 360 and Bizrate Insights[1], “64% of respondents planned to place more orders online in the next six months, 33% expect to order online and pick up in-store more often and 27% plan to order online and use drive-up or curbside services to pick up from a store more than in the previous six months.”

In our world of unified commerce where consumers expected personalized customer-centric experiences across channels, businesses need to employ a few key strategies to succeed going forward.< ...  >>

Order Placement And Distribution: Their Impact On Satisfaction And Word Of Mouth
One of the key dyadic relationships across supply chain is between logistics service provider and the manufacturer. Over time the concept of logistics service provider developed toward service offering of greater complexity, combining new added value services they are often involved in the strategic coordination of the  >>

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News & Trends
 

Last update 10 May 2022
Manufacturing production falls in April as factory gate price inflation accelerates to new record high
   Source: S&P Global / BME Germany Manufacturing PMI ®  -  IHS Markit
Germany 


Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals

Even industries driven by the strictest safety and environmental regulations are capable of reducing their costs. Our solutions improve each phase of the chemical logistics supply chain, to increase your supply chain performance, improve predictability and mitigate potential problems before they arise. B...

Breakthrough: The electric vehicle market finally comes of age, with an almost 5% market share

The ninth edition of the Automotive Disruption Radar is all about electric vehicles (EVs). After years of unremarkable performances, the electric vehicle market jolted into life in 2020 with multiple indicators showin...


Education
 

Local & Regional Agenda
 


Resources
 
Erema: Gaining a competitive edge through preferential exports

Erema, an Austrian manufacturer of recycling systems, uses AEB software to accelerate the proper classification of its components, manage supplier’s declarations, and ensure compliance in its exports. Erema ship...

Understanding risk in pharmaceutical supply chains

Risk in pharmaceuticals is often associated with drug shortages: events that prevent patients getting the right medicines at the right time. In traditional supply chains, supply risk is typically managed through incre...


International Agenda