News & Blog
07 Oct 2021
How brands can avoid being a victim to the retail channel
The strong influence and position of major players in the retail channel, whether traditional or online, represents a major risk to many brand owners.
24 Sep 2021
Are companies losing productivity in this new world?
How can business leaders ensure people are communicated with in a way that makes them feel positive and productive?
13 Sep 2021
Finding the next generation of CFOs
In a recent survey, 45 percent of those questioned believed insufficient attention was being paid to developing the skillsets of the next generation of finance chiefs.
13 Sep 2021
How to prepare your supply chain for disruption
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We have seen through the last 18 months how quickly supply chains can be disrupted by external forces in the most unexpected ways.
03 Sep 2021
The Art of Creating a Proactive, Aligned Strategy Fit for Future Growth
Debbie Bowen-Heaton identifies three key strategies to reset business processes and drive future growth.
20 Aug 2021
Four approaches to manage disruption
Disruption to your business doesn’t have to spell disaster. Whether it’s minor supply chain hiccups, competitor activity, or global events, many organizations can turn these situations to their advantage and even find new ways to disrupt the markets.
23 Jul 2021
Oliver Wight Announces the Release of New Book Providing Unparalleled Practices for All Supply Chains
Written by the experts at Oliver Wight, the book gives readers a clear understanding of what is required to operate at a high rate of proficiency, what is known as Class A Excellence.
22 Jul 2021
Has the pandemic changed shopping behaviour?
The impact of the pandemic on the way people shop is profound and we won’t be returning to 2019 when it is all over.
19 Jul 2021
How the rise in e-commerce has affected packaging (and increased awareness of sustainable packaging) during the pandemic
How important is packaging for brands in 2021 compared to early 2020 and to what extent do brands that fail to embrace sustainable packaging risk being left out at the check-out?
16 Jul 2021
As the pandemic has caused havoc and distorted normal working practices, it has been easy for companies to forget the long-term goals of the business, instead resorting to crisis management mode.
09 Jul 2021
The great race for data
FMCG companies are in danger of wasting their AI and automation investments, warns Debbie Bowen-Heaton
14 Jun 2021
What is scenario planning and why is it so important?
It has certainly been an interesting time to be alive! Whilst we have all become used to change being the norm, the amount of change that has occurred over the last 18 months goes well beyond any type of ‘norm’.