The Ripple Effect How manufacturing and retail executives view the growing challenge of supply chain risk
Supply chain resilience
This whitepaper provides a framework for identifying and analyzing all forms of supply chain risk.
Tech Trends 2014
Deloitte’s annual Technology Trends report examines the ever-evolving landscape of technology put to practical business use. Once again, we’ve selected 10 trends that we believe have the opportunity to impact business over the next 18 to 24 months.
Global Powers of Retailing 2014
The report identifies the world’s 250 largest retailers and analyzes their performance based on geography, product sector, and other factors. This year’s report focuses on the consumer revolution driven by converging technologies and, for the first time, looks at the world’s 50 largest e-retailers.
Reducing costs and increasing efficiency
Reducing costs for the Canadian government through “lean” processes for operations and administration within departments and agencies.
Global Human Capital Trends 2014
CEOs and HR leaders see talent as a major challenge to growth. Where should you focus? Our survey of 2500+ leaders in 90+ countries reveals 12 critical trends shaping the human capital agenda.
Some (Re-)assembly Required
Financial Times article discussing the impact of outsourcing and offshoring on the ability to access a company's data and whether that requires an adjustment to the global business services model.
Process Intelligence: six tenets of intelligent process improvement
This paper outlines six tenets to help companies think beyond what is currently “known” and bring more “intelligence” to process improvement.
Additive manufacturing technology can break existing performance trade-offs by reducing the capital needed to achieve scale and scope economies. Understanding how this can be done requires a review of how scale and scope economies shape certain product manufacturing and distribution decisions.