Finally, a news story that is worth following.
The partnership between THOMASNET.com (formerly the Thomas Register), a company that is more than 100 years old, and Dunn & Bradstreet (a company that is more than 150 years old) to protect supply chains against disruption due to unforeseen risks, is a potential game changer.
Sure, there are other notable stories including the emergence of distributed ledgers and their impact on the procurement world, as well as a few potentially notable “turn-the-corner” stories regarding long-time service providers who have never been able to get beyond a “one hit wonder” status.
But this news at this moment is worth following “very closely” because its implications will likely extend well beyond the services this new partnership will be providing.
Stay tuned. In the meantime, take a few moments to watch the following 1:33 video;