green supplier networks

The role and future of green supplier networks

On my last blog post, I was talking about the role of circular economy in managing the future supply networks. The topic today, green supplier networks, is more valid than ever. The past year was not the golden...
playbook for digital supply chain

Playbook for Digital Supply Chain

Technological Hype, SCM Value Drivers and Practical Solutions for Manufacturing Companies Research published by World Economic Forum (2018) indicates that 75 million jobs may be displaced by a shift in the div...
patrik eriksson

Common drivers in the automotive and manufacturing industries

Patrik Eriksson is responsible for the sustainable sourcing, digitalisation and sourcing excellence at Haldex AB. Haldex is a Sweden-based company developing and providing reliable and innovative solutions that...
microsoft envision forum

Microsoft Envision Forum 2019

Microsoft Envision Forum: Future of Manufacturing packs and brings together the best in the industry to discuss the future trends, challenges and solutions of the manufacturing industry into an event arranged i...
information sharing

New kind of information sharing is needed

Company networks are developing, competition is hard and markets are changing rapidly. For companies, the situation offers possibilities as well as many threats, also regarding information sharing. Previously, ...
business relationship

The nature of a business relationship

Business relations have existed as long as there has been business between people. The first business relationship was established when someone sold something to another person. The phenomenon of business relat...
göran bengtsson

Learn new tech along the way

Göran Bengtsson is an experienced leader and acting nowadays as the Head of Management Consulting at EG Sweden AB. Listen to his thoughts about the challenges and technological hype in the manufacturing industr...
risk management

Risk management has gained the footprint on board meetings

Matti Manner is the CEO of Prohoc Ltd. He has been Chairman of the Board at Jakamo from 2014. The former SCM Executive at ABB loves sports and projects, and to help people succeed with their life projects. We h...
frans svensson

Find the target for your digital transformation

Frans Svensson is leading the procurement in Inwido Corporation which is the biggest window and door producers in Europe. "It’s nice to meet other colleagues from other industries and one of the takeaways wa...
ownership of data

How to make most out of the data?

Lars Palmqvist is the Purchasing Director at AB SKF, heading one-third of the spend in SKF purchasing office globally. "The industrial companies do have really similar challenges today. Especially the owners...
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...
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...
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...
timo rossi

Complex problems needs co-design with customers

Timo Rossi is leading the user-centric strategic design operations at Jakamo. He is a sustainable development-oriented design & business strategist, patent-awarded innovator and interdisciplinary designer s...