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Packaging Strategies to Improve Workforce
ES Outlook >> news

The packaging industry plays a crucial role in adding value to the different manufacturing sector including agriculture, healthcare, retail to name a few. With the changing consumer preferences the packaging industry is facing many challenges, but...

Six Major Logistics Trends to Watch out for 2018 and Beyond
ES Outlook >> news

The fundamental goal of technological advancement is to make any task less costly and more efficient. It is mainly for the logistics sector, where labor is scarce, capacity is short, and customer demands are stricter. There has been a massive...

Winning Tactics Using Big Data Analytics in Logistics Management
ES Outlook >> news

Big data has given a variety of opportunities to various entities from football to transportation, and logistics is one among them where big data’s advantages can be utilized. Big data provides a new outlook to the data, which means, it...

Blockchain: Taking Digital Marketing by Storm
ES Outlook >> news

The blockchain is a series of blocks that records data in hash functions with a timestamp and link to the previous block. These blocks are stored anonymously with other stakeholders in the network eliminating points of vulnerability which...

Transforming Supply Chain for the "Now Economy"
ES Outlook >> cxoinsights

Steve Martin, VP of Automotive, Ryder System, Inc. [NYSE:R]

Affordable technology’s moving at warp speed, putting immense pressure on businesses across all industries to keep up. It’s a matter of choosing to step onto the playing field to tackle the competition in spite of the bumps and bruises...

5 Lessons Healthcare Can Learn from Refined Logistics Models
ES Outlook >> cxoinsights

Stephen Downey, Senior VP, Healthcare & Electronics, GEODIS

There is an enormous pressure on healthcare organizations to reduce costs and find efficiency in the supply chain. Healthcare can take lessons from more refined logistics industry categories for cost effectiveness, just-in-time availability, and...

Technology Pushing Cost Savings in Logistics
ES Outlook >> cxoinsights

E.R. Williams, Co-Founder and Technology Lead, Zipline Logistics

Demand for technology integration into transportation services is at an all-time high. When asked if IT expertise and capabilities are a necessary offering from third-party logistics providers (3PLs), 93 percent of shippers say yes, according to...

Why a Skilled Workforce is Vital To Supply Chain Logistics Success
ES Outlook >> cxoinsights

Abe Eshkenazi, CSCP, CPA, CAE & CEO , APICS

We work in an increasingly global economy. As a result, the expectations for supply chain and logistics professionals have increased significantly over the past several years. Balancing customers demands for ever speedier delivery with the costs...

Get Ready to Run Faster, Marketing
ES Outlook >> cxoinsights

Howard Kravitz, US Marketing Leader, PwC

IT is passing the baton as the next wave of digitization takes shape. It’s clear to many of us that the first great wave of digitization in the workplace has crested and passed. Most businesses are integrated into the 24/7 digital...

The 7 Warehouse Service Offerings
ES Outlook >> cxoinsights

Joe Lynch, General Manager, Rock Solid Business Solutions

For many years, I ignored warehouses. I drove by them and I was vaguely aware that they existed, but that was the extent of my knowledge. If I had an opinion, it would have been that warehousing is a low tech, commodity business. I was so...

Enterprise SOA in a SaaS Company
ES Outlook >> ciospeaks

Patrick Desbrow, CIO & VP-Engineering, CrownPeak

What is an Enterprise Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) For many SOA means creating a library of RESTful web services that wrap a subset of existing software components. Unfortunately, there is a lot more to do in order to qualify as an...

Creating a mobile strategy for your field services organization
ES Outlook >> cxoinsights

Kevin Summers, Sr. Director, Mobile Strategy, Mitel

In field services, mobility encompasses more than mobile communications. For service workers, the smartphone is often the main – and sometimes only – means of communications back to the home office. In many cases, the smartphone is...

Building Robust Configuration Management to Leverage IT Services
ES Outlook >> cxoinsights

Elaine Mays, CIO, Texas Juvenile Justice Department

Imagine an environment where the organization assets are spread across multiple disparate systems throughout with no ability to manage the organization in a consistent and effective way and no insight to know if the performance and expectations...

U.S. Army Shared Services Center - Finding The Right Mix of People, Process, and Strategy to Become a "Smart Buyer" of ERP Services
ES Outlook >> cxoinsights

George Albinson, Director, U.S. Army Shared Services Center

Re-shored Information Technology (IT) services, outsourcing vs. insourcing, and associated implementation strategies are major discussions affecting Chief Information Officers (CIOs) about how they manage their organizations. What are the costs...

Data Analytics: New Edge for Success
ES Outlook >> ciospeaks

Colin Boyd, VP & CIO, Joy Global [NYSE:JOY]

Advantages of Cloud Computing for Data Analytics If we look back over the past two or three decades, the growth in digital data has been driven by the spread of transactional IT systems. Every function in an organization today is likely to be...

It's the Time to Optimize Your Storage Technology
ES Outlook >> cxoinsights

Kathleen Hurley, IT Director, Madison International Realty, LLC

You may not see it coming, but you will know it when it happens. A user has accidentally deleted a file, and asks Information Technology to restore that file. They give the advertised logical file path where the file was last stored. The IT...

3 Trends on Every CIO's Holiday Wish List
ES Outlook >> ciospeaks

Warren Perlman, CIO, Ceridian

As 2016 business plans begin to take shape, it is a good time to evaluate organizational priorities. The role of the Chief Information Officer is expanding and becoming more customer-facing, as the position plays a larger function in client...

Business in the Networked Economy
ES Outlook >> ciospeaks

Michael Golz, CIO, SAP North America

The way we interact both in our personal and business lives is changing rapidly. We’ve reached a point of hyper connectivity where we are always connected and always on. The rise of the cloud and the Internet of Things (IoT) has helped...

Look before You Leap: Ensuring Business Needs are Met for Large Scale Systems Projects
ES Outlook >> cxoinsights

Joel Gerson,

The process of implementing a new system constitutes a major investment in time and resources. If done right, the investment can pay significant dividends and position an organization for long-term success. However, the “shiny” new...

Leveraging Infrastructure: A Game Plan for Increasing Your Team's Velocity
ES Outlook >> ciospeaks

Jeff Jacobs, CIO/Global IT, OCLC

You may be running fast…in the wrong direction. I’ve been an avid sports enthusiast my whole life, both as a participant and a fan. And like any competitor, I know that how fast you go only matters if you’re heading in the...

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