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...

The superhighway of information

The Roman Empire in ancient history was one of the largest and most powerful empires in the world’s history. The huge territory covered about 50 modern nations throughout Europe, Northern Africa, and the Middle...

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 ...

Designing a Digital Supply Chain

The latest organization research has recognized the role of digital organization design as a crucial part of strategic management. In management literature, connectivity may be seen as an existing capability fo...

Cloud revolution is crushing traditional business models

At the beginning of the 20th century, the Wright brothers made one of the most important inventions in human history. One of the brothers sat in a cage and turned into a bird. First human flight was true. It tr...
value chain

The value of your product is produced in your supply chain

The Value Chain 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...
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 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...
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...
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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...
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...
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Digital Supply Chain Champion – Case Prima Power

Prima Power (Finn-Power Oy) is the Machinery Division of Prima Industrie Group, listed on Milan’s Stock Exchange. Prima Power is delivering machines and systems all over the world from their own manuf...