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July 23, 2021

  I’ve been involved in business planning, forecasting and analysis for a couple of decades now, and during this time have seen a lot of evolution, and a couple of revolutions.   The first revolution came 20+ years ago…

June 30, 2021

By Roger Singh, Global Head of Supply Chain Solutions, Vuealta If the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic has taught us anything, it is the deep appreciation we have for healthcare professionals and key workers. At a personal level, it has also…

May 17, 2021

As every good economist knows, demand forms one half of the core business equation that all commerce (and much of life itself) revolves around as we seek to deliver supply in the right shape, form and function in every…

May 10, 2021

People are often a little cloudy over the difference between procurement and purchasing. Both strategic functions lead to expenditure spend, but the divide between them is not so difficult to delineate. Procurement is generally agreed to be the first…

May 10, 2021

Understanding Supply Chain Analytics Defines Your Position On The Value Chain Anaplan is to planning what Salesforce is to CRM and what Workday is to Human Resources (HR), but planning as a pure-play practice is a multifarious discipline in…

April 19, 2021

A recent Vuealta webinar analyzed the workings of contemporary supply chain intelligence and discussed supply chain strategies in the context of demand, inventory and performance management. The session was officially titled Analytics for Supply Chain: Demand, Inventory and Performance…

April 16, 2021

As every good schoolchild knows, Alice in Wonderland disappeared down the rabbit hole. For Alice, it was an adventure, but it was a somewhat unpleasant experience filled with the surreal and the almost macabre. A journey down the modern…

April 16, 2021

We all know how challenging business has been in recent times. During a period when Insurance Industry professionals have been working to adapt and deploy new digital transformation technologies into their business models, there has of course been the…