Noah Dominik, senior director of customer success operations at SPS Commerce, has spent the past 15 years helping retailers bridge the ever-evolving physical-digital divide. In this presentation, he shares insights into how businesses can embrace retail’s new normal and evolve their ecosystem to meet the demands and buying behaviors of today’s consumer.
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Ron Spangler welcomed Pulse attendees to the MIT campus with an introduction to the “Boston Innovation Ecosystem.” With so many forward-thinking businesses establishing a foothold in Boston, and MIT’s long heritage of turning ideas into products and creating the next generation of entrepreneurs, “the future,” said Spangler, “is being built in Boston.”
Stephanie Woerner, author and MIT researcher, educates businesses on what it takes to succeed in the digital economy. “Digital transformation is not really about digital,” she says. “It’s really about reinventing yourself – your business model, your culture, your people.” In this presentation, Stephanie take a case study approach to sharing her knowledge.
Alex Pradhan, senior principal research analyst on Gartner’s Supply Chain Planning and Core Research team, moderated an informative panel discussion focused primarily on supply chain transformation best practices and challenges. The panel tackled such topics as aligning strategy and implementation, managing change, and balancing culture with innovation.
Toshiba’s Linda Morris, vice president of business operations and supply chain management, discusses how the company streamlined business processes after a series of mergers and acquisitions, when the American subsidiary was spun off from the parent. She also discusses how Bristlecone helped Toshiba overcome supply chain visibility challenges.
David Shrier is an entrepreneur, author, lecturer and futurist. In this presentation, he talks about how blockchain technology can enhance responsible business conduct, ethicality and sustainability within supply chains. He also touches upon critical issues like due diligence in the supply chain and ensuring supply chain data is high quality.
Pulse 2018 attendees were asked to define antifragility. Though each definition is a bit different than the next, we noticed an underlying theme … and it’s a powerful one.
Varex worked with Bristlecone to sharpen long-term planning, expanding the planning horizon from 3-6 months to 12 months. Bristlecone deployed SAP Integrated Business Planning (IBP), along with a set of powerful accelerators to help Varex reach its demand sensing goals.
To transition from a replenishment model to a demand-driven model and optimize demand management and inventory, Roy Hill worked with Bristlecone to pilot SAP Integrated Business Planning (IBP). Bristlecone was chosen for its ability to drive a collaborative, value-creating process that encourages diverse thinking and innovation.