Each month, ALOM supply chain subject matter experts take a look at events, trends and technology shaping the industry and offer thought-provoking opinion and well-considered insight to help bring clarity and greater awareness of key issues.
Between The Links
PPE Quality Equals Safety and You Need Both
Hannah Kain - July 15, 2020
More than a century ago, the “Spanish flu” spread around the world. Until Covid-19 hit this year, that was the world’s last pandemic. Nothing of this scale and severity had taken place in our lifetimes. …
Shifting Supply Chain Channel Strategy – where are you placing your bets?
Hannah Kain - June 4, 2020
I’ve been hitting the “Buy” button much more frequently these last months than ever before. I am not alone. Ecommerce has seen huge upswing, while …
The New “Normal” Two Year Plan: The Pulsing Supply Chain
Hannah Kain - April 13, 2020
Food, toilet tissue, PPE’s, and ventilators. I imagine most supply chain professionals have answered more questions about the supply chain over the last weeks than …
Pandemic Meets Supply Chain: Tools, Threats and Thoughts
Hannah Kain - March 12, 2020
Download PDF version WHO just declared the coronavirus a Pandemic. Now we need to pull out every tool in the box to fight back. Supply …
Is Coronavirus Death Stroke to Just-in-Time Supply Chains?
Hannah Kain - February 27, 2020
I love being on safari in Africa. One of the favorite pastimes is to see zebra herds moving and then stopping at watering holes. Zebras …
Supply chain technology deficit – Do new solutions solve yesterday’s problems?
Hannah Kain - February 3, 2020
The race is on! Will technology innovation and implementation outpace the needs caused by increased complexity in the supply chain? I was pondering this issue …