The secret superheroes of food shopping

Colin Elkins, global industry director for process manufacturing at IFS explains how many of the smart systems and processes just emerging in the food production supply chain have been part and parcel of factory practice for years

Five potential exit strategies for your business

For business owners devising an exit strategy, there are a number of options, public or private. Here are five scenarios

How to embrace digital transformation

For digital transformation to have real meaning and be effective, it must be an ongoing process central to business strategy

Putting sales at the heart of strategy

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Ascending with the pivotal importance of customer data, sales teams are increasingly calling the shots in the boardroom

Chief data officer: the role leading business transformation

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The chief data officer has become an important business leader, unlocking commercial value and influencing company strategy

What makes a successful Chief Data Officer?

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Setting targets and measuring the success of a chief data officer will depend on the nature and definition of their role within an organisation

Implementing successful AI: think big, start small and scale fast

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Artificial intelligence is a smart software tool with seemingly unlimited potential, but many organisations need to devise a holistic AI strategy

Why human resources needs an image makeover

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Human resources may be a pivotal part of a successful organisation, but it struggles with a poor image which could be turning away talented would-be recruits