data science

NextGen Supply Chain: Data science comes to the supply chain

Supply chain management has been slow to leverage advances in data science. It's time to play catch up. Although supply chain management has been slow to the game, advances in data science are now quickly changing the way supply chains are managed. With free and powerful tools like Python and R now routinely being used to solve some of the most complex business problems, as evidenced on the data science competition site, the days when you could develop deep insights and competitive advantage using spreadsheet models are long gone.