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techcrunch.com - Kyle Wiggers - Fashinza, a B2B supply chain marketplace for fashion brands, raises $100M
Fashinza, a B2B supply chain marketplace for fashion brands, raises $100M
TechCrunch

Image Credits: Dhiraj Singh / Bloomberg / Getty Images The pandemic has majorly affected the global supply chain, with 60% of U.S. adults in an August 2021 Gallup survey saying that they've been unable to get a product they wanted in the past two…

techcrunch.com - Frederic Lardinois - Google Cloud launches new software supply chain and zero trust security services
Google Cloud launches new software supply chain and zero trust security services
TechCrunch

Image Credits: Jeffrey Coolidge / Getty Images Google Cloud is holding its annual Security Summit this week and unsurprisingly, the company used the event to launch a few new security features. This year, the announcements focus on software supply…

economist.com - Building resilient supply chains in an age of uncertainty
Building resilient supply chains in an age of uncertainty
The Economist

By submitting this form you are agreeing to The Economist Events contacting you by email, telephone or post. You will also receive our EIU (Economist Intelligence Unit) Perspectives newsletter. By registering, for this webinar, you are…

cnbc.com - Julia Boorstin - Silicon Valley supply chain fixer Flexport tops the 2022 CNBC Disruptor 50 list
Silicon Valley supply chain fixer Flexport tops the 2022 CNBC Disruptor 50 list
CNBC

Flexport tops the 2022 CNBC Disruptor 50, one of 10 logistics companies to make the annual list. The freight technology start-up, led by CEO and founder Ryan Petersen, is tackling supply chain issues that are roiling the global economy. The…

forbes.com - Chloe Sorvino - Chicken Billionaire Bemoans Higher Prices At Every Link In The Supply Chain, From Farm To Table
Chicken Billionaire Bemoans Higher Prices At Every Link In The Supply Chain, From Farm To Table
Forbes

Russia's unprovoked war in Ukraine, among other factors, has pushed the price to more than $8 a bushel. That means Josphseph Grendys, the billionaire chief executive of Koch Foods, is paying $3 million a week more than he did a year ago to feed his…

medium.com - Todd Tucker - New report and post on Biden's supply chain plans
New report and post on Biden's supply chain plans
Medium

NEW @rooseveltinst report, NEW @monkeycageblog post: What do Biden's 1,300 pages of supply chain reports tell us about the future of (green) industrial policy? First, many of the supply chains that are key to U.S. energy security go through China.

theblockcrypto.com - Vishal Chawla - EY unveils supply chain tracking service on Polygon Nightfall
EY unveils supply chain tracking service on Polygon Nightfall
The Block

EY has launched a new supply chain offering called OpsChain. OpsChain is hosted on Nightfall, a Layer 2 rollup blockchain that EY co-developed with Polygon. EY, one of the big four accounting firms, has launched a supply chain tracking service…

bloomberg.com - Joe Weisenthal - Wingstop Says It May Take the Poultry Supply Chain Into Its Own Hands
Wingstop Says It May Take the Poultry Supply Chain Into Its Own Hands
Bloomberg

Commodities aren't just expensive these days, they're also volatile, and in many cases supply is unpredictable. A trend that we've started seeing more of lately is industrial companies (like automakers) announce deals to secure their own supply of…

theregister.com - Jessica Lyons Hardcastle - Google assuring open source code to secure software supply chains
Google assuring open source code to secure software supply chains
The Register

Google has a plan — and a new product plus a partnership with developer-focused security shop Snyk — that attempts to make it easier for enterprises to secure their open source software dependencies. The new service, announced today…

wxyz.com - Supply chain shortages could bring more factories to the US
Supply chain shortages could bring more factories to the US
WXYZ

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Two years of supply chain issues have some companies making long-term changes to how they operate, building more resiliency and redundancy into their shipments. COVID-19-related lockdowns in China have supply chain experts…

reuters.com - Fed's Kashkari says easing of supply chains could limit rate hikes
Fed's Kashkari says easing of supply chains could limit rate hikes
Reuters

May 17 (Reuters) - How high the Federal Reserve will ultimately need to raise U.S. interest rates will depend in large part on how quickly supply bottlenecks can get unstuck, Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari said on Tuesday. Since March the…

pennlive.com - The Associated Press - Walmart's profits suffer as inflation, supply chain issues hit
Walmart's profits suffer as inflation, supply chain issues hit
pennlive

By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart reported stronger sales for its fiscal first quarter, but its profit took a beating as the nation's largest retailer grappled with surging inflation on food and fuel and higher…

forbes.com - Susan Galer - SAP BrandVoice: Hyperconnected Auto Supply Chains Give Electric Vehicles A Jolt Of Sustainable Mobility
SAP BrandVoice: Hyperconnected Auto Supply Chains Give Electric Vehicles A Jolt Of Sustainable Mobility
Forbes

The US government's recent announcement to invest $5 billion in a national EV charging network is emblematic of the latest sustainable business wave sweeping across the automotive industry worldwide. Another was General Motors' recent announcement…

esecurityplanet.com - Software Supply Chain: A Risky Time for Dependencies
Software Supply Chain: A Risky Time for Dependencies
eSecurityPlanet

The software supply chain is a critical element in the lifecycle of applications and websites. The interdependencies and components common in modern software development can increase the attack surface and sometimes allow hackers to bypass robust…

zawya.com - undefined - Fashinza raises $100mln Series B to create sustainable supply chain for global fashion industry
Fashinza raises $100mln Series B to create sustainable supply chain for global fashion industry
ZAWYA

Fashinza customers reported a 25% reduction of costs in inventory and a 20% increase in top-line with faster TATs and lower minimums The company experienced 10x growth in 12 months along with increasing their global footprint Dubai: –…

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