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2020 Trends to Watch For in Warehouse Management

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Greek philosopher Heraclitus once said, “The only constant in life is change.”

Technical architecture: The foundation of smarter e-commerce business

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No matter how good the warehouse solution is…. to continually drive delivery and performance in today’s ever-changing supply chain, the platform that delivers the solution has to be world class and best-of-breed. warehouse management systems

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Why downtime is the best time to gear up for the future with cloud-based WMS

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While the wheels of commerce are inevitably slowing down for many during this international COVID-19 crisis, some continue to thrive despite the challenges and difficult decisions being taken. operations and fulfilment cloud wms

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Coronavirus - Keep calm and carry on with a cloud-based WMS

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It’s hard to believe that a few weeks ago none of us had heard of Coronavirus. Fast forward and its global impact is unprecedented in modern history. cloud wms

New Planning Maturity Assessment

In today's new supply chain paradigm, resilience and agility are key. Is your planning process fit enough to keep up with the pace of change? Is your tech stack helping or hindering your progress? Take AIMMS's new quiz to uncover learnings and benchmark yourself against peers!

The rise of the robot - gadget or utility?

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Warehousing has been around a long time. It is an old profession, with established processes and accepted practices, with human labor at its core. robotics and automation

The biggest jump: Three key reasons for switching from paper to RF-directed operations

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In order for your business to succeed, warehouse operations must grow: volume of orders, number of SKUs, labor resources needed to accomplish work, square footage, number of discrete bin locations. Each of those attributes increase at different rates, and each of them adds complexity.

Your WMS Selection Team

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Investing in technology, especially technology that directly supports execution, can be challenging to get correct.

Is your warehouse risk averse?

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i2-Global is a long standing technical support partner to SnapFulfil and our latest product GotoRisk is particularly useful for warehouse managers l ooking to improve their overall management efficiencies and remain compliant, successful and notified at all times.

Proud to have my head in the cloud

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A recently received promotional email from a so-called competitor (who shall remain nameless) actually made me laugh out loud - but also sent a bit of a shiver down my spine! cloud wms

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Coronavirus and Your Supply Chain

Speaker: Rob Handfield, PhD, Bank of America University Distinguished Professor of Supply Chain Management at NC State University

Join this informative webinar with Rob Handfield, Bank of America University Distinguished Professor of Supply Chain Management at NC State University, who will go over how the Coronavirus has impacted supply chains, as well as discussing approaches for preparing your supply chain for future outbreaks of major global disruptions. The world is becoming a riskier place, and it is important to plan for disasters ahead of time.

Are you 'tooled up' and ready for Warehouse 4.0?

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Spending two long days being rushed off our feet with enquiries at the recent eCommerce Expo in London has brought home to me once again the seismic shift taking place in online retailing

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What should a new WMS have, how do you measure its success and what preparation should you make?

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Preparation is key: How a WMS helps warehouses manage natural disasters

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This month, we reached the peak of hurricane season 2019 – a fairly active one, with Dorian threatening the east coast in early September, and activity predicted to pick up over the next few weeks

Automation with a human touch

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With all the enthusiasm surrounding IoT capabilities and new automation technologies, it’s easy to forget that robots will not improve picking times or reduce packing errors by themselves – they need human guidance. robotics and automation

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5 Perceptions on Demand Forecasting and How it's Changing

Speaker: Brian Dooley, Director SC Navigator, AIMMS

It’s no secret that demand is getting more difficult to predict. Is your demand forecasting process evolving with the times? How does your process stack up against others? Are you satisfied with your level of forecast accuracy? This webinar shares research findings from a recent survey among supply chain planning professionals to help you answer these questions.

Why customer service is critical to SnapFulfil's success

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In this 24/7 society where we expect deliveries the same day by the touch of a button, the pressure is on to minimise mistakes and maintain customer satisfaction.

Three lessons learned from Amazon Prime Day 2019

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Another Prime Day has come and gone, and online shopping behemoth Amazon topped itself again: more than 175 million items made it through the digital checkout over the event’s 48 hours. It was the company’s most successful event ever, surpassing Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined.

Delivering the WOW factor with cloud-based warehouse management systems

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A leisurely visit to the mall to shop was the pastime of many for many years. It was all about experience, touching, feeling and being inspired to buy. cloud wms e-commerce subscription commerce

Tackling the 'Amazon Effect' head on

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Point-of-Danger ICE Raids and Audits

Speaker: Max Muller, Attorney and Author

Supply chain managers should constantly be on guard against forces that could cause a significant point-of-failure in or to their supply chains. The sudden loss of a workforce is an evolving danger to those who provide raw materials, subassemblies, finished goods, and/or necessary services to supply chains; and to entities requiring those items or services. Join Max Muller for this timely, fast-paced and guidance rich webinar that will educate you on the specific steps involved in undertaking your own internal audit, as well as providing you with guidance on what your major and/or sole source suppliers should do as well.

How cloud-based WMS software works harder and smarter

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In order to be effective a Warehouse Management System (WMS) must be able to adapt to the rapidly changing needs of the market - but all too often the cost of change is prohibitive. cloud wms

Three most important steps of a WMS change management plan

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A change would do you good. Well, at least if your team sticks with the change. warehouse management systems labor management

ProMat 2019: Lessons learned for the year to come

SnapFulfil

Another ProMat show has come and gone – and as always, I’m amazed by the show’s scope and the impressive amount of materials handling technology on display.

Adapting to a Digital World - Agile, Collaborative and Innovative Supply Chain Management

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

There are now only five weeks until Digital Supply Chain will be returning to Amsterdam. So if you haven’t already booked your seat, now is the time

How is Demand Forecasting changing? How do you compare to your peers?

AIMMS conducted research to assess how supply chain teams perceive the accuracy of their forecast and discover the tools and techniques they are using to upgrade the forecasting process. In this report, you will find helpful benchmarks and insights offered by your peers on the latest demand forecasting techniques, forecast granularity and periodicity, and expectations for the future.

How the heatwave impacted the High Street

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

By Matthew Robertson, co-CEO, NetDespatch. As we see the first signs of the heatwave dissipating and wetter weather coming in, this got me thinking about recent articles that I've read about the negative impact on productivity the balmy summer weather has had on office workers, with many preferring to work from home and not venture into heat-baked cities, over-crowded tubes and frenzied traffic jams

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Supply chain attacks on the rise as one of the biggest new threat vectors as organisations scramble to close gaps

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

CrowdStrike Inc., the cloud-delivered endpoint protection solutions provider, has announced the results of its global supply chain survey, Securing the Supply Chain, produced by independent research firm Vanson Bourne

Responding to Supply Chain Disruption Amid COVID-19

AIMMS

Just like you, we’re taking the news day by day and continuously brainstorming ways to serve our community. The COVID-19 pandemic is having a profound impact on our lives, the kind we have not seen in centuries.

Getting Through the COVID-19 Crisis: Advice for Supply Chain and Logistics Professionals

Talking Logistics

Back in December, when we were making supply chain and logistics predictions for 2020, none of us envisioned the situation the world finds itself in today due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Top 5 Barriers to Supply Chain Network Design Adoption and How to Overcome Them

Speaker: Brian Dooley, Director SC Navigator, AIMMS, and Paul van Nierop, Supply Chain Planning Specialist, AIMMS

Want to build your internal capability, reduce costs and make better decisions? It's easier than you think. This on-demand webinar shares research findings from Supply Chain Insights, including the top 5 obstacles that bog you down when trying to improve your network design efforts.

Supply Chain Predictive Analytics: What Is It and Who's Doing It?

River Logic

Using this information, supply chain leaders can address supply chain challenges, reduce costs and at the same time improve service levels.

Good Times Can Be Dangerous to Supply Chain Operations

Logility

A consequence of long periods of economic growth, like the one we just had from June 2009 until March 2020, is that many members of the supply chain team have only experienced managing a supply chain during growth.

Supply Chain Disruptions: How Stronger Collaboration Will Have a Big Impact on the Future of Warehouse Management

Cerasis

From Walmart to Amazon, the positive role of collaboration in warehouse management is undisputed, and collaboration is on track to revolutionize tomorrow’s warehouse management standards.

New Supply Chain Planning Maturity Assessment 

AIMMS

The world of supply chain has changed. Just a few decades ago, processes were still fairly linear and easier to control.

Buyer's Guide for Supply Chain Network Design Software

Network design as a discipline is complex and too many businesses are still relying on spreadsheets to design and optimize their supply chain. As a result, most organizations struggle to answer network design questions or test hypotheses in weeks, when results are demanded in hours. This Buyer’s Guide helps you find easy-to-use technology to become more proactive and less reactive when it comes to network design and optimization.