supply chain

February 6, 2018


Journey from Cisco Intern to Associate Sales Representative

Kelly shares how she was inspired to become a Cisco Intern, and why she chose to stay on full time as an ASR!

How a Small Sticker Made a Big Impact on Reducing Carton Waste

Japanese customers have very strong sensibilities about quality, questioning if a product could be damaged if the carton it's in is also damaged. Cisco Japan is the using the EcoPatch to improve relationships with customers while avoiding reboxing.

December 20, 2016


Three Things I Learned in Mexico

As I fly back from a few days visiting manufacturing facilities in Mexico, I wanted to share three things I learned on the trip.

November 2, 2016


How Digital is Evolving Packaging

Pack Expo is just around the corner (November 6-9) and you will see first hand the dynamic world of packaging that is accelerating to places we cannot even imagine!

June 30, 2016


How Manufacturers are Unlocking the Value of Data

We explore how manufacturers are approaching digital transformation on a podcast with Scott Lapcewich, Vice President and General Manager of Customer Support and Maintenance for Rockwell Automation.

The impact of cloud and mobility on the Retail Supply Chain

Earlier this year I had a bit of an “aha” moment. After a long day at Retail’s Big Show #NRF2016 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York 25,000 people wanted to get back to their hotel – all of them, all at once, at 5 o’clock. I looked at the taxi lines where people […]

April 13, 2016


Making Manufacturing Sustainable – Starting with Our Supply Chain

Imagine being able to see your key business metrics in real-time whether you are on the other side of the plant, other side of the country, or the other side of the world.