Collaboration fuels the value chain

Deloitte has released an extensive report Collaborative economy (2014). According to the report “Collaboration is employees communicating and working together, building on each others’ ideas to produce somethin...

Improve your people, processes and systems

Eszter Dean is leading the Global Sourcing Office at Alfa Laval Corporation. Listen to her views of the three dimensions which needs to be developed in the supply chain at the same time and what she is looking ...
leif bohlin

Technology is part of our society and daily life

Leif Bohlin, CEO at Unifaun, has spent his whole career within the field of supply chain both in the manufacturing and consultancy industry. For the last 20 years, he has been providing SaaS-solutions for the s...
email is dying

Is email dying?

"Email is dying, isn't it" blog post was originally published on Jakamo Official Blog on March 10, 2014, and is still highly topical. There has been a lot of discussion and speculation about the future of ou...
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

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...
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...
supply chain transparency

The importance of transparency in the supply chain

Eszter Dean, Sourcing Office Manager is leading global sourcing at Alfa Laval Corporation. She is a  thought leader and enthusiast developer in managing the supply chain in a modern way. When I’m looking at ...

Interview with Professor Annika Tidström

Professor Annika Tidström from University of Vaasa is one of the most cited organisation researchers in the field of coopetition studies. Furthermore, she is an inspiriting speaker and award-winning lecturer. ...

Interview with Industrial Advisor Pertti Korhonen

Pertti Korhonen is a board professional, industrial advisor, investor and climate enthusiast. He is a former SCM Executive and CTO of Nokia Corporation and former CEO of Electrobit Corporation and Outotec Plc. ...

Interview with Professor Eero Eloranta

We had a privilege to have a interview with Professor Eero Eloranta. Today he acts as a Vice President of Education at Aalto University. Eero is a recognised and respected researcher and holds a wide knowledge ...