Does AI have an impact on how shared service centers will be set up in the future?

In this article I will explore how Artificial Intelligence will impact strategic decisions on the geographical location of shared service centers. Shared service centers contributing to operational excellence – low-wage country locations as a key lever In their pursuit of reducing operating costs and enhancing customer experience, companies across various industries have launched initiatives to […]

Supply chains in a time of a looming trade war: Is AI-driven reshoring the solution?

In the past week, headlines all over the world were filled with fears and speculations in regards to a potentially imminent US-China trade war: “Trade war ‘is the greatest threat to the world economy’” (CNBC, USA) “Fallout from US-China trade war would hit major global firms” (Asia Times, Hong Kong) “The trade war is a […]

Shaping New Business Models for 3D Printing

When it comes to technology, the media can’t seem to get enough of 3D printing. This cutting-edge technology presented as an innovation with the potential to radically transform production and global supply chains, is at the forefront of change on nearly all levels of industry, medicine and society. These claims are not the least bit […]

Supply chain management: How AI will impact make-or-buy decisions

Supply chain efficiency is constituted by the complementary parameters of time, quality and responsiveness. Artificial intelligence (AI) technology will increasingly impact these parameters and lead to significantly lower transaction costs. This might cause supply chain decision-makers to rethink and change their behavior regarding make-or-buy decisions. Supply chains are equivalent to biological systems – artificial neural […]

AI in Logistics – How can AI solve the loading meter issue?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) promises an important contribution to companies’ business value. Transport logistics offers a variety of use cases which have significant impact on freight and logistics costs. Moreover, AI can boost logistics efficiency in the form of lead times or agility. This article highlights a specific AI use case in the field of loading […]

How Artificial Intelligence (AI) is transforming logistics – Part 1: A broad overview

Until a couple of years ago, many companies had to rely on research and analyst teams to process and benefit from the data they generated. Artificial Intelligence (AI) has huge potential for optimizing and automating these processes and achieving excellent value improvements by applying data-driven decision making. Camelot expects a major acceleration in AI use […]

A new way to reproduce tacit knowledge and its usability in logistics

Our experience from customer projects at CAMELOT Management Consultants has shown that process automation and digitalization have changed the way businesses operate today by boosting speed and improving efficiency. As a result of this, human interaction with computers, machines, even with robots and other cyber-physical systems, has become an integral part of our today’s business […]

A GDPR compliance journey: From first-wall-of-defense to long-term sustainable compliance

Is your organization devoting to the new General Data Protection Regulation the attention and resources it deserves? Rules for handling personal data are significantly changing effective from May 2018. Find out how to start your compliance journey.

The Future (and Present) of ML and AI in Master Data Management

Discover more about recent developments in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence in Master Data Mangement.

a-Commerce: the omnichannel (r)evolution

Welcome to the era of a-Commerce (automated Commerce)! In the future, machines will predict any kind of consumer product demand and –ring in the era of a-commerce!