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This issue of Inside Supply Management® reviews the challenges, trends and successes that are top of mind for supply chain organizations. Read about how reverse logistics is shifting to a value-oriented approach in the cover article and how Argentina plays a role in the lithium supply chain of the future in another feature. A third feature touches on continuing supply chain cybersecurity risks, while the fourth article is a first-hand look at a rural hospital’s unique approach to supply chains that has applications for other organizations.

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In Inside Supply Management®’s annual technology, data and analytics issue, learn how artificial intelligence (AI) and generative AI are on track to revolutionize procurement — including tips for using such tools, how to avoid potential risks and how DuPont is using generative AI. You’ll find highlights of Institute for Supply Management®’s (ISM®) 2023 Data and Analytics Study, which examines the caution flags on the data speedway. Another feature delves into anticipating the next era of wartime supply chain strategies.

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The Monthly Metric: Inventory Age

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ISM® Board of Directors


Kristopher Pinnow, CPSM

Collins Aerospace
A United Technologies Company


Norbert Dean, CPSM
Vice Chair

Carnival Cruise Line

Thomas W. Derry


Camille Batiste, CPSM, C.P.M.
Archer Daniels Midland Company

Kimberly DeWitt, CPSM
CF Industries


Miguel Gonzalez

Michelle Hawkins, PMP
Charter Communications


Joe Matthews

GENTEX Corporation


Hemant Porwal, CPSM
WESCO Distribution, Inc.

Stacey Taylor
TriMark USA


Judy Whipple, Ph. D.

Michigan State University

Jeffrey P. Wincel, MBA, D.Min.
NXP Semiconductors

Susanna Zhu
Bath and Body Works

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