Matt Davis

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Will government intervention scare off or encourage supply chain use of social software? Privacy a concern at Gartner Symposium.

by Matt Davis  |  October 21, 2010  |  Comments Off

After a whirlwind of conversation at Symposium, I am both reflecting on those conversations as well as getting back to speed with current events.  The theme from both is a concern about social software and internet rights to privacy. Applications of social media platforms for supply chain demand management and the ability to tap into the digital consumer [...]

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Social media to improve supply chain?

by Matt Davis  |  October 4, 2010  |  Comments Off

Is social media in supply chain science fiction? Is it a fad? Or is there some definitive value for supply chain and demand management?

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RIM’s PlayBook (“the Blackberry tablet”) will muddy the waters in B2B electronics supply chain

by Matt Davis  |  September 28, 2010  |  2 Comments

The RIM PlayBook is a good example of collaborating with customers to become more market driven and could further complicate the demand mix between laptops and smartphones.

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