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Meet Karim: CTO

26 July 2021

Hello Karim, could you introduce yourself in a few words? I am co-founder and CTO of Flowlity, and I’m in charge of the product, research and development. I have an engineering background in applied mathematics, and before I started this venture, I worked as a machine learning engineer at Criteo. We were doing about 3

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Shortage in the glass industry: Read Olivier Douard’s analysis

13 July 2021

The industrial world is currently experiencing unprecedented shortages. Metals, plastics, glass, building materials… The list is long. While companies are barely recovering from the health crisis, these new upheavals are undermining France’s economic recovery. Olivier Douard, Technical Delegate at UDIVP (Union des Installateurs de Verre Plat, a French association for glass professionals), gives us his

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Meet Arthur: Head of Artificial Intelligence

29 June 2021

During all summer, we will share with you our daily life and portraits of our teams! Come and meet us and learn more about the team behind our AI. Hello, Arthur. Could you give us a brief introduction of yourself? I am Arthur Llau, and I am Head of Artificial Intelligence at Flowlity. My job

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Synchronization: real need or new buzzword?

23 June 2021

Written by Jean-Baptiste Clouard Surely like me you are seeing this word “synchronization” more and more on your Linkedin Feed. What does it exactly mean and why are people talking about it more and more? https://www.linkedin.com/posts/leonor-cristovao-14512725_synchronized-planning-and-fulfillment-activity-6803066581132955648-bpoM   I have worked in supply chain tech for more than 10 years now and have even created a

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Supply chain and environmental risks

18 May 2021

Since the health crisis began, supply chains have suffered unprecedented strain and disruption. While COVID-19 has brought their weaknesses and lack of resilience to the foreground, supply chains have become more crucial than ever before. But should we expect further upheaval? According to CDP, who collects environmental data from 8,000 companies, environmental risks could directly

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Flowlity Now Available on SAP® Store

6 May 2021

By integrating with SAP ERP and SAP S/4HANA®, Flowlity’s solution delivers supply chain excellence and digitalization to customers Paris — May 6, 2021 — Flowlity today announced that its self-named forecast and planning SaaS solution is now available on SAP® Store, the digital marketplace for SAP and partner offerings. Flowlity integrates with SAP ERP and

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Semiconductors: how the chip shortage shook the global industry

29 April 2021

The health crisis has had a profound impact on the global economy. On the front lines, the automotive industry suffered as more than a third of the population was confined to their homes. The entire sector prepared for a crisis that was expected to last: forecasts were revised downwards, budgets were reduced, inventories were sold

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Luxury, ecology and inventory optimization

20 April 2021

Despite the huge impact of the health crisis and lockdown measures around the world, the luxury industry will remain a high-growth sector for the years to come. However, this growth will be accompanied by an increasing ecological awareness among consumers, particularly among younger generations. According to a study carried out by the Boston Consulting Group,

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Thermoplastics caught in the storm faced with raw material price rises

19 April 2021

Just behind the metal industry, feverish price rises have also reached the plastics market, with a notable 30% overall increase in the price of PVC since September.  Faced with this unprecedented situation, the French Construction Plastics Union (Union Plasturgie Bâtiment) has published an open letter to the French Ministry of the Economy, Finance, and the

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