Xiaomi & The Supply Chain Behind the World's Highest Valued Smartphone Startup

Xiaomi Is (Still) The Tech Startup to Watch

On April 6, 2015, the Guinness World Record for the most smartphones sold in 24 hours was broken. Setting the record at 2.1 million units was Xiaomi—the world’s third highest valued startup (following...

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How Alibaba, JD.Com and Jumia are Revolutionizing the Ecommerce Supply Chain

With $1 trillion in revenue in 2017 alone, China’s ecommerce market is now the largest in the world, propelling Asia-Pacific’s ascent as a digital powerhouse. Meanwhile, India has the fastest-growing internet consumer base, expanding at an...

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What's the Deal With USPS and Amazon?

The Truth about the USPS-Amazon Relationship

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Can the Internet of Things Solve our Biggest Agriculture Problems?

The world’s appetite is changing, and the agriculture industry is struggling to keep up. Can technology help?

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How to Attract the Best Talent to Your Supply Chain

In a market where consumers are demanding instant gratification from brands, the importance of supply chain to a business’s success has never been greater. However, a shortage of certified supply chain professionals remains a problem for the...

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The Experiential Supply Chain

First it was the industrial economy. Then, creeping into the 21st century we saw the rise of the service economy. Now, supply chains are being disrupted by the experience economy. Led by Millennials who demand both more customized experiences and...

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The Blurring Line Between Retail and Logistics

Our notion of convenience is evolving. Being able to offer options, from product variety to flexible delivery schemes, is essential for every business. That’s probably why some of the biggest companies in the world are moving beyond retail to...

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Separation Pangs: What Does The Post-Brexit Supply Chain Really Look Like?

With England’s legal separation from the EU going into effect next March, companies with supply chains spanning the two regions have had their eyes and ears glued to ongoing trade talks. Their focus? Keeping their manufacturing and supply lines...

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What do Nike and Chipotle Have That Your Business Needs? Customization.

Customized products require a customized supply chain. We explain the benefits to mass customization and share some tips to ease up the process.

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