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Blog Blockchain and the Supply Chain
15th December 2020

Blockchain and the Supply Chain

Written by Andy Walker, Partner at Oliver Wight EAME Blockchain – it’s been the buzzword for the last few years, infiltrating mainstream lexicon alongside ‘big data’, ‘internet of things’ and ‘artificial intelligence’. You’ve probably seen it ...


Blog From Nightmarish to Nice: The Halloween Supply Chain
15th December 2020

From Nightmarish to Nice: The Halloween Supply Chain

This month, as orange pumpkins decorate doorsteps against a backdrop of inky black sky, the UK is preparing to celebrate the most frightfully fun time of the year – Halloween. Widely considered an import from our American cousins, Halloween has steadily been growing in popularity in Britain in...


Blog Meet the Team - Debbie Bowen-Heaton
25th May 2021

Meet the Team - Debbie Bowen-Heaton

1. How long have you worked for Oliver Wight? Nine very quick years! 2. What’s your background? I was a sales and marketing professional working in FMCG and in the pharmaceutical industries. 3. What does your day-to-day job involve? Working with clients, teaching and coachin...


Blog Breaking biases takes time – leaders must invest in talent today to improve tomorrow
7th March 2022

Breaking biases takes time – leaders must invest in talent today to improve tomorrow

The theme for this year’s International Women’s Day, which takes place globally on March 8th, is #BreakTheBias. And in business, it’s undoubtedly essential to drive equality, widen the talent pool at all levels, and strive for greater diversity, as there are many benefits to a more...


Blog Meet The Team - Ben Collins
5th January 2023

Meet The Team - Ben Collins

When did you join Oliver Wight? I have recently joined the Oliver Wight team coming in from working in the FMCG sector Tell us about yourself! What does your day-to-day role at Oliver Wight involve? Working with our clients to help them build and then execute strategy through integrated busi...


Press The great race for data
5th July 2021

The great race for data

FMCG companies are in danger of wasting their AI and automation investments, warns Debbie Bowen-Heaton. Read the full article here.


Press The FMCG companies that will be affected over Christmas and what they can do to minimise disruption
24th November 2021

The FMCG companies that will be affected over Christmas and what they can do to minimise disruption

It is too late for FMCGs to be planning for Christmas now, the disruptive forces are already playing out. It is not too late to be trying to influence those forces and carefully controlling the execution of your plans. We are advising clients to be monitoring the real-time demand for their products ...


Press Supply chain challenges. How FMCG can win.
4th October 2022

Supply chain challenges. How FMCG can win.

Despite working with many FMCG companies and understanding and knowing about issues throughout the supply chain I am still shocked when I visit local supermarkets. The days of wandering in and seeing full shelves of produce now seem long gone. Read more here on pages 42 - 43. ...


Press Oliver Wight – Opportunites for 2023
30th January 2023

Oliver Wight – Opportunites for 2023

In 2023, we believe a two-tier economy will emerge with sectors such as retail and hospitality struggling as the UK enters recession. The more resilient industries such as pharmaceuticals and some FMCG goods such as alcohol and tobacco will continue to do well, writes Kirsty Braines, CEO of Oliver W...


Research Benchmark your IBP Process Webinar Results 2017
3rd September 2020

Benchmark your IBP Process Webinar Results 2017

On March 27th 2017, Oliver Wight conducted a webinar called “Benchmark your Integrated Business Planning Process”. Business leaders from all over the globe participated in a series of live polls which enabled them to position their Integrated Business Planning (IBP) process against what...