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Twitter Announces Multiple Partnerships With New ‘Buy Now’ Feature

Twitter announced multiple partnerships to support Buy Now, a new sales conversion tool that enables merchants to promote and sell products across the social network’s desktop, mobile and tablet apps,

Can You Afford The Risk?

In 2013, 80% of supply chain leaders had a material supply chain disruption. It was not just one. The average company had  three. Yet, in a study that I just

Amazon Flex Uses Uberization to Harness Millennials

Amazon just announced an initiative to leverage the nascent “gig economy” as part of its ongoing mission to deliver everything to everyone at all times.  Amazon Flex, which promises to

Driving Supply Chain Excellence: Understanding Improvement and Performance

Supply chain excellence is easier to say than to measure. For a supply chain leader having a clear definition is the starting point to drive improvement. Without clarity, it is