Managing Supply Chains post Brexit

Malcolm Harrison, Group CEO of the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS), talks to Daniel Moore about how Brexit will impact supply chains and logistics in 2021. Daniel Moore: What threats and opportunities, related to Brexit and trade deals, are emerging in supply chain and logistics management?  Malcolm Harrison: Supply chains in the UK have been unsettled…

Mastering Supply Chain Management

Tim-Wynne Jones, Director at MWJ, explains the importance of supply chain management for your business There was a time when customers tolerated late or incomplete deliveries. However, with the advent of internet shopping, the rule book has changed. Many customers now say: “if you can’t manage 95% minimum on-time-delivery (OTD), don’t bother working with us”….

How Robots Are Changing Quality Assurance in Manufacturing

Gaurav Bijlani, PCQI, Senior Production Test Engineer at Hanover Displays, explains how the use of a collaborative robot has helped to increase and improve output at his organisation. Since robots have become commercially accessible, many companies are embracing automation. Robotic process automation and quality-assurance-led activities have resulted in process improvements. My experience at Hanover Displays has shown me how these two fields have converged and improved first-time pass rates, on-time delivery, and created a culture of…