Challenge: A global consumer electronics company asked its transportation department to evaluate — and potentially take over — its outsourced operations. The company’s logistics provider had grown complacent, as outdated agreement terms failed to include performance incentives. Solution: 4SIGHT assessed the company’s transportation operations and systems capabilities, produced a comprehensive analysis with detailed recommendations, and
Analyst Insight: Consumers’ changing tastes have heralded the rise of many small breweries in the U.S. As a result, the quantity of SKUs used by food and beverage distributors has risen. In working to address SKU proliferation and enable the storage and picking of a greater variety of product, distributors are avoiding the purchase of warehouse
Analyst insight: It’s becoming critical to meet the data demands of today’s customers, as digital natives and their parents, too, expect easy access to credible product information while shopping. Increased industry collaboration will be key to making noticeable progress in 2020. Buying things has never been easier. Securing customers, however, is increasingly difficult. More shoppers
There are many reasons companies delay upgrading their ERP software – the most obvious one being that it’s no small task, so why upgrade until it’s absolutely necessary? This type of short-term thinking, however, could impede your ability to compete in the global marketplace This paper addresses some sure signs it’s time to finally replace
The chief executive officer of fashion giant Hennes & Mauritz AB says a growing movement that shames consumers represents a very real social threat. Karl-Johan Persson, the 44-year-old H&M CEO and son of its billionaire chairman, is speaking out as a pattern of shaming that initially targeted air travelers spreads into more industries, including his.