Year: 2016

3 lessons restaurants can learn from Amazon’s supply chain strategy

Today’s consumer is more discerning than ever, relying on technology to surround him or herself with only the people, brands and companies he or she chooses and turning away from the rest. This ultimately points to the growing importance of technology in business. As documented by Pew Research, smartphones dominated the technology scene with 64 percent of…

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Foodservice Industry Embraces Supply Chain Management Software

Management software has been well established in the foodservice industry, but it does not typically include supply chain management. As restaurant operators become more cognizant of the need to manage their supply chains, many are beginning to embrace supply chain management software. Ric Scicchitano, executive vice president of food and supply chain at Corner Bakery…

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Supply Chain Sustainability Takes Root

Whether the motive is saving the environment or saving money, companies are embracing supply chain sustainability from the ground up. Sustainability is rising. Born out of global concern over climate change, on April 22, 2016, a record 175 countries signed the Paris climate agreement, voluntarily pledging to cut greenhouse gas emissions. Businesses are paying attention.…

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Meeting the Needs of Tech-Savvy Consumers Requires an Equally Savvy Supply Chain

Superior Supply Chain Technology Fulfills the Promise of Mobile Engagement Consumers today rely on technology more than ever. According to Pew Research, 64 percent of Americans owned a smartphone in 2015. Understandably this has driven companies to increase their efforts to engage with consumers on mobile platforms. The restaurant industry exemplifies how this can change…

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SCA Technologies CEO Named a Supply Chain Pro to Know

Supply & Demand Chain Executive Award Honors Samarth Sarthi’s Influence on Supply Chain Industry PITTSBURGH, PA – SCA Technologies, the leading provider of category sourcing and margin management solutions, today announced that Chief Executive Officer and Founder Samarth Sarthi has been named one of Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s 2016 Pros to Know. This honor is…

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Pittsburgh Technology Council’s TechVibe Radio Features SCA Technologies

SCA Technologies’ Chief Technology Officer Vishy Visweswaran was honored to be one of the industry leaders interviewed on the February 19 episode of the Pittsburgh Technology Council’s TechVibe Radio. Each Friday night at 7:00 on KDKA 1020 AM, TechVibe Radio talks to the pacesetters in Pittsburgh’s technology and entrepreneurial communities. Vishy’s interview, which you can listen…

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