Sunday, March 04, 2007
Sunday, October 29, 2006
Thursday, October 26, 2006
When you think you are big
A big problem that some companies have is, when they think they are bigger than what they really are. I see this a lot in the Emerging Markets.
Too big to make use of shared warehousing and distribution facilities. Too big to make use of free Web 2.0 software. Just too big to act quickly enough.
Thursday, October 19, 2006
Cheap labour = No warehouse strategy
Good Supply Chain management is still a rarity in
Wednesday, October 04, 2006
Of Chips and Dhaka
I am off to
Monday, September 25, 2006
Manual Distribution pictures
I have uploaded some pictures from my travels working in the Coca-Cola system. The set focuses on manual distribution in the system in
Wednesday, September 20, 2006
In the Principal's office
Do you sometimes feel the client, consultant relationship is a bit skewed?
I recently worked on a project in
By the end of the week, we (army of consultants) all got an hour to present our “progress to date”.The consultants were not allowed to sit through all the work streams, and you promtly had to leave after your presentation. I felled a little bit like a school boy, going into the principal’s office.
Luckily the “principal” was pleased with what I presented, and I was spared the cane, or chop. Maybe next time I will ask for candy…