Katie Devlin

MIT Research Scientist blends passion for sustainability and supply chain to equip a new era of leaders

Written by Katie Devlin | January 9, 2020 | Supply Chain Hero

This is part of our #SupplyChainHero series where we shine a spotlight on professionals who continuously strive to make supply chains better. Dr. Alexis Bateman, Research Scientist and Director of MIT Sustainable Supply Chains at the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics (CTL) describes herself as she does many of her students, having “fallen into ...read more

Inventory management and your omnichannel retail dream

Written by Katie Devlin | December 26, 2019 | Order Management

Omnichannel retail, omnichannel commerce – it’s all the same. Providing your customers with a consistent, seamless experience and allowing them to move between channels to order, edit, collect or return is now standard. With separate systems across organizations, how do you merge everything so orders, inventory and fulfillment options are shared? This exact challenge created ...read more

4 retail trends for 2020

Written by Katie Devlin | December 16, 2019 | Industries

Most of the busiest and highest revenue-generating shopping days are now behind us. 2019 saw a record-breaking number of US shoppers: 189.6 million from Thanksgiving Day through Cyber Monday, an increase of 14% over last year’s 165.8 million. However, there’s still quite a bit of work to do for retailers to be meeting consumers’ expectations ...read more

Greenworks Tools: How to support a growing business without a global IT team

Written by Katie Devlin | December 4, 2019 | Supply Chain Hero

This story is part of our #SupplyChainHero series where we shine a spotlight on supply chain leaders taking bold strides to make their supply chains smarter, more efficient and able to rapidly adjust as business needs evolve. For businesses, fast growth on a global scale is a blessing. But if you can’t scale – and ...read more