Arena Blog

Topic: Supply Chain

Happy Friday. Click This. Tweet about it B2B.

Happy Friday! This week we’ve curated a selection of links about how your business can leverage social media—even if consumers aren’t your primary market.Do you tweet? Prior to 2006, that question would have been ridiculous. But, today, Twitter has...

Aug. 13, 2015

Modern Solutions for Modern Procurement Managers

The Accenture report called “Gaining Competitive Advantage through More Effective Direct Material Sourcing”, details how many manufacturing companies face several internal challenges, including a willingness to collaborate and share information. Accenture states that depending on the...

June 29, 2015

Diversified Supplier Spend Reduces Supply Chain Risk

A product lifecycle management (PLM)-based procurement solution supports part visibility to calculate and forecast aggregate material needs. This in turn helps OEMs better negotiate the purchasing decisions of suppliers. When procurement managers can not only aggregate the costs of expensive...

June 25, 2015

Palo Alto Networks Reveals Keys to Achieving Compliance

Palo Alto Networks is leading a new era in cybersecurity by protecting thousands of enterprise, government, and service provider networks from cyber threats. Arena recently interviewed Rachel Yabut, Supply Chain Risk Manager at Palo Alto Networks, to discuss compliance.In part two...

June 11, 2015