Sophie Mitchell

Sophie Mitchell

The need to know

Aug 27, 2021
The need to know for the week ending 27th August 2021

What we can learn from the spiking, and tumbling, price of lumber

Aug 25, 2021
Triple-digit percentage price rises and falls have created a wild ride for timber in 2020 and 2021 that illustrate why supply chains need to be prepared for more swings in raw materials in the future

COVID creates supply chain challenges for 93%, exposing weaknesses

Aug 25, 2021
Late deliveries the most common issue for supply chains, with widespread disruption creating an opportunity for re-evaluation

B2B integration regularly causing manufacturers million-dollar losses, says research

Aug 24, 2021
Two in five manufacturers lost over $500,000 in 2020, and one in five lost over $1 million due to poor B2B integration

Only 10% of supply chain professionals feel extremely prepared for future disruptions

Aug 23, 2021
Seventy-nine percent of supply chain professionals have had to react to unanticipated changes on a regular basis and the majority feel unprepared

The need to know

Aug 20, 2021
The need to know for the week ending 20th August 2021

Locus raises $50 million in Series C funding

Aug 18, 2021
The platform, which automates supply chain decisions, will use the funds to improve geographical reach

More intelligent pricing superior to cost-cutting when it comes to an agile supply chain

Aug 17, 2021
Pricefx claim pure cost-cutting approach leads to dangerous supply chain risks

Overhaul announces $35 million series B funding

Aug 16, 2021
The investment will be used to accelerate supply-chain software start-up’s roadmap

The need to know

Aug 13, 2021
The need to know for the week ending 13th August 2021