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.
Reducing costs and increasing efficiency
Reducing costs for the Canadian government through “lean” processes for operations and administration within departments and agencies.
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.