Procurement & Supply Chain Articles

Equinix: IT infrastructure is key to resilient supply chains

Theo van Andel, EMEA digital strategy lead for Manufacturing and Energy at Equinix, explains how digital technologies drive supply chain efficiency

Paul Kirkpatrick on semiconductor shortages & supply chains

Paul Kirkpatrick, partner at Browne Jacobson, discusses the impact of the semiconductor chip shortage on the automotive industry & the manufacturing sector

5 minutes with Heidi Normanton: food manufacturing startups

Food manufacturer Heidi Normanton of Heylo shares her survival guide for startups: how to build partnerships, forecast & use cost effective processes

Ford calls for more electric vehicle charging infrastructure

Ford has appealed to the European Union to set a deadline for more electric vehicle charging infrastructure to help Europe reach net zero emissions by 2050

Skill Dynamics report on sustainability in manufacturing

Sam Pemberton and Omera Khan of Skill Dynamics on what’s holding back manufacturing companies from advancing sustainability in the supply chain

Five success factors for manufacturing commerce marketplaces

Alexander Graf, Co-Founder & Co-CEO of marketplace expert Spryker, discusses his top five ingredients for a profitable manufacturing commerce marketplace

How to overcome language barriers in manufacturing factories

Joe Miller, Pocketalk general manager of the Americas and Europe, explores how technology can help on the factory floor to support overseas workers

A microchip timeline from 1959 to the supply chain shortage

The microchip supply chain shortage has stalled the electronics & manufacturing sectors. Here’s a timeline of the most pivotal 20th century invention