Freight Brokers: Disintermediated or Growth Opportunity by Incorporating Technology?


Given the current capacity crunch, and the huge amounts of investment capital pouring into transportation and logistics technology, there is tremendous discussion on how technology innovation will impact the industry and, more specifically, 3PLs.

Do Supply Chain Planning systems generate any value?


I lost faith in optimization early when I realized that the uncertainty in our knowledge of true capacity, yield, lead times, and hundreds of other variables drowned out the promise of optimization.

Aya??n?z? yorgan?n?za göre uzat?n… – Cut your coat…

Supply Chain Movement

2003 y?l?nda, Yes, in 2007, in order to increase our research and development capacities, we decided to start our brand called Blackspade. rgiyim imalatç?s? Narkonteks Yönetim Kurulu Ba?kan? Toygar Narbay ve Yönetim Kurulu Üyesi Tolga Narbay ile bir röportaj.

Turkey 101

SCRC Partner Profile: A Textbook Transformation at Biogen-Idec

Supply Chain View from the Field

It was formed from the November 2003 merger of Biogen, Inc. In addition to its portfolio of drug candidates, the company has capabilities, including capacity for protein manufacturing, that are world-class in quality and scale. Although strategic sourcing capabilities are well established in industries ranging from automotive to electronics, they are still in the formative stages in the biotechnology sector.

Why Is It So Hard to Find Good Help These Days?

Material Handling & Logistics

That may very well be true, but it ignores the almost limitless capacity of human imagination for chicanery. In the case of RFID, Walmart’s 2003 edict to its top 100 suppliers that they implement RFID technology by 2005 propelled the technology into the spotlight.

SCM 69

Amazon–Robots Roam the Warehouses

Operations and Supply Chain Management

The article seems to imply that the robots will help to alleviate this capacity problem. Other than the robots, what other ideas do you have for how Amazon could relieve the capacity problem? Kiva was founded in 2003 by Mick Mountz, a former executive at Apple Inc.