Tag Archives: supply chain

The science of retail therapy

There is a lot of talk about the patchwork economy at the moment. Many retailers in particular have reported poor sales, and some have even run into financial difficulties. When major retail groups like Colorado and  REDgroup (owner of Angus … Continue reading

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Shining light on the supply chain

Organising for someone to come and carry out a service at your home can easily become a nightmare. I think most people dread the thought of hanging around the house waiting for a plumber to fix a leak. Of course … Continue reading

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Oracle Fusion – The Confusion Clears

Last week I was a guest of Oracle, attending a briefing for customers on their applications strategy and product roadmap, held in the rather aptly named Sun Room at the Ivy in Sydney. The important news is that after 5 … Continue reading

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Predicting customer needs, and unpredictable weather

Sydney has endured some really strange weather this summer, and I am sure there will be more surprises to come. One day we are sweltering above 40 C, the next it feels like I should be grabbing a jacket. At … Continue reading

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