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Survey: Consumers Want Supply Chain Visibility and Performance or They will Switch Brands

According to a global survey, 78% of consumers want to receive updates on the status of their orders when purchasing goods, and they won't hesitate to switch brands if supply chain performance fails to meet their expectations.

The survey, conducted in February by YouGov and sponsored by Infor, a leading provider of industry-specific cloud applications, polled 6,285 consumers, including a nationally representative sample of consumers in France (1,016), Germany (2,105), the UK (2,035) and the United States (1,129).

Seventy-eight percent of consumers surveyed expect to receive updates on the status of their orders. Of that group, nearly half (49%) of consumers  said Estimated Time of Arrival (ETA) information - and a further 29% said real-time location information - is most important to know, when waiting for a purchase to be delivered at home or to a pickup location.<


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19 Feb 2020
What Causes Transport Logistics Delays?
 

Sometimes, shipments get delayed—it’s just a fact of life, and it's the cost of doing business when you enter the global supply chain. Often, the cause of the delay will be fairly obvious on the outside: a hurricane blocks off a shipping route that usually goes through the Gulf of Me

 
Brian Hoey
flexis

18 Feb 2020
Manufacturers, is your business prepared for 2020 and beyond?
 

It’s no secret that the manufacturing industry is changing at a rapid pace. In fact, it has always been that way – dating back to Industry 1.0 in the late 1700s where the introduction of steam changed the way business was done and created massive productivity gains. Then, Industry 2.0 us

 
Infor
Infor

18 Feb 2020
The Impact of Artificial Intelligence and Automation on Supply Chain Careers
 

Rapid advances in automation and Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies have the potential to significantly disrupt supply chain roles. While automation and AI can augment the productivity of some supply chain workers, they can replace the work done by others and will likely transform almost all

 
LLamasoft Editorial Team
LLamasoft

14 Feb 2020
The IT Manager’s Guide to Supply Chain Logistics
 

IT managers and logistics managers have more in common than you might think. Both require transparency and the real-time data it enables in order to be effective in their roles. Both also thrive in the decision-making process and all the back-and-forth with stakeholders that it entails. At the same

 
Jesse Kelber
flexis

12 Feb 2020
5 Steps for Smooth S&OP Implementation
 

Sales and operations planning (S&OP) is one of the most popular methods that businesses employ for creating a smarter, more responsive supply chains—and with good reason. S&OP can help you identify and take advantage of strategic opportunities that you otherwise might have missed, all

 
Brian Hoey
flexis


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