The value of your product is produced in your supply chain

This blog post was originally posted in Jakamo Official Blog on 1 November 2017. Value chains are complex in nowadays’ networked business ecosystems. 60-80 % of the company’s costs can easily come from mater...
digital transformation

Stepping up the game for digital transformation

Digital transformation can enable your business to achieve numerous benefits. However, just by saying it does not make it so. Laying out the plan is one thing, but delivering the result is still what decides th...
value creation

Cutting costs or driving value creation?

Published originally in Jakamo Official Blog on 19 February 2015 On my last posting, I took the liberty to define Supply Chain Collaboration (SCC) as a method to utilize the know-how of your partner companie...
digital supply chain trends

Digital Supply Chain Trends

Digital supply chain trends and innovations are not only an interesting topic for all professionals in the manufacturing ecosystem but a crucial part of everyday learning and keeping up-to-date with the changin...
digital transformation

Digital Transformation – What actually is changing?

Digital transformation has become nearly an obsession during the latest years and every company would like to become digital – also in the manufacturing industry. But what we mean when we talk about digital tra...
ecosystem economy

The missing link in the ecosystem economy?

The Ecosystem Economy blog post was originally posted in the Jakamo Official Blog on 17 November 2017. The latest years in innovation research have emphasised the role of ecosystems as platforms for new busi...
Digital Supply Chain

Digital Supply Chain – By Definition

The term Digital Supply Chain is mostly used in the context of managing supply chains in a digital manner but there’s some confusion related to the terminology. Some sources write about digital supply chains as...
sunk cost fallacy

Sunk cost fallacy prevents us to make rational decisions

The Blog Post was originally posted in Jakamo Official Blog on 15 March 2015. Swiss writer Rolf Dobelli explains 99 most common thinking errors in his book The Art of Thinking Clearly. I guess that most of t...
business ecosystem

Life in business ecosystem

This blog post was published originally at Jakamo Offical Blog on 8 August 2013. The term business ecosystem is increasingly used as a modern buzz-word referring to inter-connected businesses. Following an a...
olli nastamo

Concentrate on transparency in your supply chain

Olli Nastamo is leading the operational excellence – developing operations and ways of working – at Outotec Plc. Currently, he is also responsible for the global supply. In the manufacturing industry, the cu...
business collaboration

Business Collaboration in the Networked Economy

The blog post was published originally in Jakamo Official Blog on 22 SEP 2015. We live in a digital age where the nature of work is radically changing. What humans were mechanically doing is now being automa...
janne sipila

Data platforms transform the visibility of the supply chain

Janne Sipilä is responsible for building the Independent Software Vendor Co-Sell motion with a wide range of ISV partners in Finland as a Senior Enterprise Planner at Microsoft. His role is to find the right pa...
internet of organizations

The world of internet of organisations

The blog post was published originally in Jakamo Official Blog at 23 Feb 2015. Internet of Things (IoT) is now on the crest of a wave in the current discussion of digitalization while the importance of the s...