Ready. Set. Shop. The second annual Amazon Prime Day is set for July 11th, and Amazon has big expectations for this year’s event. With last year’s Prime Day bringing in as much revenue as Black Friday and resulting in worldwide members ordering 398 items per second, it’s impressive that expectations are even higher this year.
While most supply chain professionals probably feel like they have a good grip on their business processes, the reality is often much different. Take the purchase-to-pay process for example. It’s entirely possible – and even likely – that the majority of the time this process is not executed as it was designed.