Supply Chain Innovation
Beyond the Buzz Word
Innovation has become the buzzword of the decade in the business world. Its overuse doesn’t make it any less important, but how do you deliver on innovation in the cost-constrained world of logistics? How do you define it, build a culture that embraces it, and deliver on the promise of innovation (i.e. creating new business value)? We’ll discuss how collaboration and partnerships can drive a level of innovation that cannot be achieved alone – using open innovation to engage with customers, vendors, suppliers, startups, and third party providers. Key takeaways include practical tips to incorporate innovation into your everyday operations, engaging your workforce in innovative thinking, implementing new problem-solving techniques, building win-win partnerships with entrepreneurs, and doing it all in a cost-effective manner.