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The issue McDonald’s blames for its french fry shortage is causing other … – Washington Post

Almost everything we do today is based on Just In Time. When it goes well, we benefit at all levels of the value chain in productivity, freshness and quality of product, negotiations and relationships between business partners, optimized freight management, optimized road networks and much more. However when one component of this value chain breaks down, the impact is major. Continue reading

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22 Apps to use when the big Wellington earthquake hits

What will you do if the big earthquake hits? Are there location based apps that can help and what lessons can we learn from previous earthquakes such as the ones that devastated buildings and people in Christchurch? The answer is … Continue reading

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Why Aren’t You on LinkedIn?

I went to a fantastic Business After 5 event last night organised by ATEED and the West Auckland Business Club. It was a great event with well over a hundred people attending, even though it was a Thursday night in … Continue reading

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Ingram Micro, Belkin and the Internet of Things

Yesterday I went to the Auckland Ingram Micro Showcase, which continues tomorrow in Wellington and Christchurch on Monday. If you are an IT Reseller or buyer, I’d recommend you go. Here’s why: You will see the latest technology offered by … Continue reading

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The New Knowledge Economy

As the iPhone 5 is about to be announced, many companies are wondering how they can continue to keep prices up and sell in an old school supply and demand economy. The fact is that most companies can’t. We are … Continue reading

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