Category: Operations

Use the right inventory metrics

Stop Using The Wrong Inventory Metrics

With many organizations looking to transform their supply chains this year, MIT’s Jonathan Byrnes wrote a piece last week on How to Design a High-Profit Supply Chain. In this week’s Part II, he focuses on supply chain management.

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supply chain

How To Design A High-Profit Supply Chain

A recent HSBC survey of over 2,000 executives found that 42 percent plan to transform their supply chains in 2023, and 47 percent view this as a priority in the near future. A look at how to make sure yours maximizes profits in this first of a two-part response.

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Southwest planes grounded, highlighting operational risk related to outdated technology.

How Tech Is Tied To Operational Risk

Boards and executives should be asking key questions to evaluate whether their enterprises are positioned to navigate ongoing volatility and avoid the sort of operational disaster that Southwest Airlines suffered.

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