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CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

Consumers crave trust and control in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

PwC
PwC

  • 90% of consumers are using at least one ‘4th Industrial Revolution’ technology (4IR) including AI, internet of things, blockchain and drones.
  • Consumers willing to share personal data if there’s a big pay-off.
  • Consumers’ confidence with 4IR technologies will decide just how great an opportunity they are for global businesses.

 

A new report from PwC finds consumers are getting on board with Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) technologies, with 90% using at least one 4IR technology.

However as digital and physical worlds continue to blend, the rate of adoption may slow unless global businesses address workforce upskilling requirements and consumers’ desire for transparency and control.

The PwC global report, Are we ready for the Four

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Understanding risk in pharmaceutical supply chains

Risk in pharmaceuticals is often associated with drug shortages: events that prevent patients getting the right medicines at the right time. In traditional supply chains, supply risk is typically managed through increased inventory. However, excessive inventory is unsustainable, and may conceal the variety of factor  >>


Events
 
 5 
Oct
2020
2nd Edition Digital Supply Chain Transformation & The Imperative for a New Model: Innovating Out of The Economic Shock

In the time characterised by high volatility, complexity and high technology developments, digitalisation of the supply chain is an elusive goal – always on the horizon but slow to actualise. For many traditional industries, digital supply chain transformation is still an unknown part of an overall business in ...

Radisson Blu, Amsterdam  
 

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Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Consultant DENMARK
     
     Amsterdam  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

IT Buyer
     
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Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Consultant
     
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SR demand planner - Analytical - Global Brand
     
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Supply Chain Manager - Global Manufacturer
     
     Nijmegen  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Integrated Supply chain Strategy Lead
     
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Technisch Inkoper
     
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Last update 3 Sep 2020
Dutch manufacturing sector returns to growth in August
   Source: NEVI Netherlands Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
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