Archive for March, 2016

Supply Chain Realigns for Global, IoT & Consumer Shifts

| March 10, 2016 | 0 Comments
Supply Chain Realigns for Global, IoT & Consumer Shifts

There’s always something to be said about the impact of IoT, at least as long as we are still on the prognosticating side of the growth curve. One point that mollifies the otherwise rousing excitement for what IoT will mean as a driver for growth is the demand for many low cost components. Granted, volume […]

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Supply Chain Challenges: The Millennial Buyer

| March 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
Supply Chain Challenges: The Millennial Buyer

The terms “supply chain” and “challenges” go hand-in-hand. As a result, businesses look for challenges typically rooted in economic conditions, ease of trade, market barriers, demand shifts, purchasing confidence and other external events. However, there is an important, new current in today’s supply chain that poses an equally new set of growth challenges to corporations. […]

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Supply Chain Transparency Aids in Compliance Efforts

| March 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
Supply Chain Transparency Aids in Compliance Efforts

The digitization of data in the electronics supply chain has led to easier access to electronic components pricing and availability information as well as product data. It also has created a new way for component manufacturers and distributors to provide greater transparency in the supply chain to help buyers support their compliance efforts. Component vendors […]

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Balancing Opportunity with Diligence in the Digital World

| March 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Balancing Opportunity with Diligence in the Digital World

E-commerce has literally opened up a world of opportunity for the electronics supply chain. Procurement has become borderless — components can be ordered online from any spot on the globe and fulfilled from the closest or most convenient location. At the same time, many of the challenges that have always dogged the supply chain – […]

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