Steven Van Belleghem talks Customer Experience during & after the Coronavirus crisis
Steven Van Belleghem has made a new presentation that summarizes his thoughts on customer experience during and after the pandemic.
Ian Heller on After the Crisis: What Distributors Must Do Next
Ian Heller / Despite the many columns and webcasts predicting distribution’s post-pandemic “new normal,” it’s going to be a long time before our industry settles back into a rhythm. For now, expect a “new abnormal,” where powerful forces will continue to transform the industry and redefine how you must compete to win.
Retail 2020: Reset, Recover, Revive
Industry leaders across continents come together for a special webinar on the future of global retail in times of COVID-19.
ABB is supporting global efforts to limit COVID-19
ABB / We care deeply about all the communities around the world affected by the novel coronavirus disease, COVID-19. The health and safety of our employees, customers, partners and the societies we operate in remain our number one priority and we are working hard to minimize the risk of COVID-19 infections.
Siemens sets up an employee aid fund to combat the global COVID-19 pandemic
Siemens / We are in this together: We are setting up an aid fund to combat the global COVID-19 pandemic. All donations from employees will be matched by Siemens. Our managing board joins in, starting with our CEO Joe Kaeser donating €1 million.
World Electric, a Sonepar company, helped to convert the Miami Beach Convention Center into a field hospital to treat Coronavirus patients
World Electric / Last week, upon receiving work that the local hospitals were overwhelmed with patients diagnosed with COVID-19, World Electric and its customer Meisner Electric, joined forces to help convert the Miami Beach Convention Center into a field hospital to treat coronavirus patients.
Ledvance Managing Director talks Supply Management Insights
Ledvance / Times on the world market are uncertain - flexibility is the order of the day. However, in order to be able to react flexibly, high cash balances are essential. Creating this is a challenge for many companies. In addition to traditional working capital financing, new, innovative methods such as reverse factoring can be a solution.
Brandwatch Weekly Consumer Insights
Brandwatch / Register to find out how consumers are reacting across different categories, sectors, and regions:
- What perceptions are towards Covid-19
- How consumers have altered behavior
- How buying habits are evolving
- Patterns and differences across geographies and sectors
CNN - Impact Your World: Coronavirus crisis
CNN / A guide to helping and getting help during the Covid-19 outbreak.
COVID-19 Government Response Portal
Deloitte / As the countries around the world slowly reopen for work fighting COVID-19, Deloitte
Punit Renjen and his team offer a valuable source for knowledgeable insights into Government response.
MDM’s 4 Lessons on Inventory Management During the COVID-19 Pandemic
MDM / Over the past six weeks, we have been working with many distributors, manufacturers and retailers to adjust the future demand of products because of the effects of the COVID-19 virus. It is not surprising that some products have increased in demand while others have experienced a significant decrease in usage.
Siemens’ holistic approach into cybersecurity
Siemens / Imagine every aspect of your organization, secure for purpose. Siemens can help you toward this vision with a holistic approach to cybersecurity that provides peace of mind through leading operational industry standards.
Three ways that robots will impact customer experience
Steven Van Belleghem / Humans have always been fascinated with artificial ‘servants’. Even if the first digitally operated and programmable robot was only invented in 1954 by George Devol, our interest in the matter goes way back. Just think of the talking mechanical handmaidens that the Greek god Hephaestus built out of gold or the clay golems of Jewish legend.
World Electric Collaboration Project Converts Florida Convention Center
World Electric and its customer
Meisner Electric, joined forces to help convert the Miami Beach Convention Center into a field hospital to treat COVID-19 patients. This was a group effort which now means that all patients are now able to have access to the necessary facilities and equipment.