Fortune 500 Social Media Statistics

“All big search engines have already updated their ranking algorthms to include social media signals as a metric for search engine rankings”, says who made the Infographic depicted below. It shows how Fortune 500 companies are engaging the “general” public through Social Media. The Social Media effort of Fortune 500 companies seems to be declining somewhat, looking at the […]

DHL Express Goes Green, Delivers by Bike in 4 Dutch Cities

DHL has been serious about sustainability. It launched the GoGreen initiative to bring down CO2 emissions substantially by 2020 and has been working hard at this ever since. One of the key focus points in the GoGreen strategy is Urban Distribution. In the Netherlands they have launched a new initiative distributing packages in several cities by bike. This has resulted […]

Social Media Security Basics

Here is a great infographic from the people at Veracode on Social Media Security Basics. Veracode is an independent provider of cloud-based application intelligence and security verification services. “This infographic reinforces that enterprises must balance the allure of social media with risks for viruses and attacks,” said Connie Stack, vice president of corporate marketing, Veracode. “While it may not be realistic to […]

Operational Excellence is at the Top of the 2012 Supply Chain Agenda

What is the number one business driver for 2012 according to 350 Supply Chain professionals? Market volatility. 52% of the respondents in the annual international Capgemini Consulting supply chain study 2012 Global Supply Chain Agenda said so. According to the report it is increased commodity and raw material prices that will put enormous pressure on procurement spend and overall profitability. […]