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The 3 Vs: The Value of a Supply Chain Control Tower

Ken Koenemann | July 23, 2020 | 

Whether or not you’ve heard the term “supply chain control tower,” it’s been around for a while. And given all of the market volatility lately, it’s well worth understanding and considering. What is it? A supply chain control tower is essentially a dashboard that compiles and displays timely order and shipment-related updates and data intelligence…

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Analytics: The Brains Behind Manufacturing Success Going Forward

Ken Koenemann, Brian Cromer | July 2, 2020 | 

Given today’s extraordinary economic and market situations, nearly every manufacturer is wisely asking “what’s next?” At Dploy Solutions, we liken the current challenge to getting out of manufacturing Oz. We’ve all suddenly landed in a very strange place where the landscape and assumptions are different, and we have to move forward accordingly. That begs the…

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The Great Manufacturing Reset: Expert Insights for Success in a Suddenly Different World

Ken Koenemann | June 11, 2020 | 

“When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.” —Viktor E. Frankl Most of time in business, getting perspective on a situation is relatively easy. You can look at standard economic indicators like jobs numbers, the stock market, manufacturing output, and consumer sentiment and get a good sense…

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What is the Digital Thread for Manufacturing and Why Does it Matter Now More Than Ever?

Ken Koenemann | June 3, 2020 | 

Get answers to your digital thread questions from TBM Technology and Supply Chain Practices Vice President, Ken Koenemann. By now you’ve probably heard the word ‘digital thread’ a time or two, or perhaps the phrase ‘digital twin.’ As a mid-sized manufacturer, if you’re wondering what it means and how it applies to your businesses, you’re…

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