Blockchain and the digital supply chain

Blockchain as a key factor in an overarching supply chain strategy

Blockchain-based strategies are receiving a growing amount of attention in the supply chain community. The rise of the digital supply chain is transforming how goods, data and dollars move through the different tiers of the global ecosystem — from the capture of raw materials, through the value-added stages of production, to final consumer delivery. While leaders throughout the value-chain have spent the past few decades looking for ways to apply technology to remove friction and opacity from the process, their efforts have been stymied by complexity and fragmentation.