Tag Archives: Supply Chain

Amazon Acquires Whole Foods – World Forgets to Ask – Why was it for Sale?

Amazon Acquires Whole Foods – World Forgets to Ask – Why was it for Sale? Amazon has announced the acquisition of biodynamic Kale store Whole Foods for US$13.5B. This has, of course, ramped up even further the excitement for Amazon … Continue reading

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Natural Resources and Retail – How cross industry learning can improve business and technology outcomes

For many the retail and natural resources sectors could not be more removed from each other. It is hard to see the fashion of Rodeo Drive on the main street of Karratha Western Australia, or Iron Ore for sale amongst … Continue reading

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Innovation can come from history – HP uses the Silk Road to improve supply chain outcomes

As someone who loves a good supply chain story mixed in with geography and history, I loved this great article this week in the New York Times on HP’s use of the Silk Road from China to Europe to transport … Continue reading

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