Meet Ferrara Candy, Best Supply Chain Transformation Award Winner

Congratulations to Ferrara Candy, this year’s award winner for Best Supply Chain Transformation!
Sleep Number Award

Meet Sleep Number, Innovation Award Winner

Congratulations to Sleep Number, this year’s award winner for Best Business Innovation!
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Meet UCT, Best Business Transformation Award Winner

Congratulations to UCT, this year’s award winner for Best Business Transformation!

Sleep Number Recalls Its “Journey from Darkness to Digital Transparency” at Supply Chain Summit

How Sleep Number’s journey alongside Bristlecone Labs had taken them from darkness to digital transparency, ensuring they were no longer data rich and insight poor.

Sustainable Supply Chains – Suzanne Greene, MIT

Suzanne Greene, who manages the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics' Sustainable Supply Chains Program, tackles the complex topic of measuring and reducing carbon footprints within supply chains. She also discusses the potential in the future of blockchain to better track logistics and gain a more accurate picture of climate impact.

Beyond "Demand Driven" – Pierre Mitchell, AZUL PARTNERS

Watch Pierre Mitchell, chief research officer and managing director of Azul Partners, discuss megatrends causing supply and demand digitization – and the impact of digital on supply chain management. Protecting supply outcomes requires agility and insight, and he says digital transformation holds the key to increased savings and improved performance.

Supply Chain Digitization – John Brine, SLEEP NUMBER

John Brine, director of network optimization and digitization, discusses Sleep Number's priorities for digitization: processes, technology, analytics. Learn how building a technology platform to increase transparency across the entire supply chain will ultimately lead to lower supply chain costs for Sleep Number and enhanced experiences for customers.

Third Digital Revolution: Fabrication – Neil Gershenfeld, MIT

Professor Neil Gershenfeld, director of MIT's Center for Bits and Atoms, talks about the evolution of computers and digital manufacturing. He also discusses the impact digital fabrication labs are having on digital and distributed manufacturing and supply chains – an impact he says will redefine industry, politics and the economy as we know them today.

Antifragile Supply Chain Platform Innovation – BRISTLECONE LABS

Bristlecone Labs experts, led by Sweeni Ponoth, walk through the supply chain marketplace approach to network optimization and showcase Bristlecone innovation. In addition, Pekka Sivonen discusses the government of Finland's digitalization initiatives and Rakhi Makkad describes the roadmap for the upcoming Bristlecone Innovation Center in Helsinki.