Welcome 2019

Supply Chain Shaman

The teams in these seats did not experience the down market in 2007 or the start of the market run in 2009. Welcome to a new year. Congratulations. You made it through 2018.

A Brief Commentary on the Future of Delivery

Talking Logistics

Because Uber didn’t exist in 2007 (the company was founded in 2009) and the original iPhone, which revolutionized the smartphone and ushered in the app economy, was barely three months old. I’m heading back home today from the MercuryGate Velocity 2017 user conference in Las Vegas. I arrived Sunday night, and being on east coast time, I went to bed relatively early. At 12:30 am, a loud alarm went off in my room announcing that the resort (The Cosmopolitan) was being locked down.

Origin of Logistics & Supply Chain Revealed! - SupplyChainOpz

Supply Chain Opz

Stock 2009 said more specific that most researchers believed the term " Supply Chain Management " was introduced by Keith Oliver of Booz Allan Hamilton in 1982 on Financial Times. NAVIGATE. Basics. Case Studies. Graphics. All Posts. About. Copyright. Privacy. Blogroll.

The expanding scope of procurement analytics: Some initial thoughts


Despite a few pioneering perspectives in 1950s and 1960s (Alfalla-Luque and Medina-López 2009), supply chain management (OSCM) centered on operations within internal organizations during its early history. This inter-organizational information flow entails new challenges in procurement analytics: organizational boundaries generate information friction and lowers the visibility of information (Barratt and Oke 2007).

Nine Myths of S&OP Technology Selection

Supply Chain Shaman

When I wrote a summary report at AMR Research in 2007 and 2009, there were two or 6% of the market. Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) is in a renaissance. The reason? With growth slowing and complexity rising, S&OP is more important than ever.

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How Manufacturing in the US Continues to Grow Despite Fears Over Higher Costs, Lower Percentage of GDP & Election-Year Woes


The first recovery was from 2001 to 2007, but it was halted with the Great Recession of 2008. The path toward recovery began in 2009 under President Obama, and 2016 marks seven years since it began. On July 1, 2016, the Institute for Supply Management announced the manufacturing index rose to 53.2 in June, reports The Chronicle Herald , alluding to a potential increase in overall U.S. GDP, which holds major hopes for the future of manufacturing.

6 Strategies for Better Supply Chain Management in the Current Economy

Oracle SCM

The years from 2007 through 2009 were notable for their economic volatility, reflected not only in the global economic recession but also the instability of customer demand and rapid movement in raw material, fuel, and commodity prices. By Maha Muzumdar.

The State of the Industry: A Mid-year Look at Transportation and the Economy

Talking Logistics

Now, in 2016, the industry is seeing recessionary levels of excess truckload capacity similar to those of 2009. Despite the addition of trucks, the largest TL carriers collectively have 5% fewer trucks on the road today than they did at the end of 2007.

How can innovative Manufacturers utilize Route Optimization Software?


The organization BoldIQ is presently using route optimization software to provide dynamic scheduling and planning of routes and to use resources to the full end means (Nagata, 2007). 2009). 2007). EvoCOP 2007.

Supply Chain Management Award for Adva Optical Networking

Supply Chain Movement

ADVA Optical Networking, a Meiningen based manufacturer of telecommunication equipment focusing on fiber-optic transmission technology, is the winner of the Supply Chain Management Award 2013.

Perseverance With a Pinch of Grit

Supply Chain Nation

In 2007, I got my first offer as a Software Developer in a Product Development company called iMotions, headquartered in Denmark with its development center in Hyderabad. Kranthi Remala is a senior software engineer at JDA in Hyderabad.

3 Mini Case Studies: Successful Supply Chain Cost Reduction and Management

Logistics Bureau

In fact, during 2007 and 2008, Starbucks leadership began to have serious doubts about the company’s ability to supply its 16,700 outlets.

7 Mini Case Studies: Successful Supply Chain Cost Reduction and Management

Logistics Bureau

In fact, during 2007 and 2008, Starbucks leadership began to have severe doubts about the company’s ability to supply its 16,700 outlets. If you were to tell me that your company had never looked at its supply chain costs and sought to deliver reductions, I would be mightily surprised.

IBM Beefing Up for Matrix Commerce in 2012

Supply Chain Network

The LogicTools LogicNet tool was already a quality Supply Chain Network Strategy product in 2007 when acquired by ILOG which company IBM acquired two years later in 2009. In the past two months, IBM has made three strategic moves that bolster its SmarterCommerce portfolio. Acquisitions of Emptoris and Demandtec expanded sourcing and pricing portfolios while the new version of IBM ILOG LogicNet Plus XE further enhances supply chain network capabilities.

The future of emergency management


The Erosive Stress Pathway (Tuckey 2007) outlines how a person moving back and forth between traumatic operational incident exposure and negative organizational experiences is at a high risk of incurring a psychological injury over time. What’s the state of your emergency services?

[INFOGRAPHIC] Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act & F.A.S.T and US Infrastructure Facts


2009: 8. 2009: $7.1B. Cost to Economy: 2007: $22B. As a transportation management 3PL, the United States Infrastructure and the evolution of and investment of our infrastructure is of great importance to us and our carrier partners.

I Was Blown Away By How These Brothers Built A $25 Million Business Growing at 160%

Janeiro Digital

In 2007 they started a music sharing company called Surrge. And in 2009, they started Janeiro Digital which used those skills on behalf of companies. This post originally appeared on inc.com. …. It is really difficult for family members to work together and be successful.

Uberisation of Logistics – Are You Too Late?

Logistics Bureau

For example, before Uber started in 2009, Amazon’s Mechanical Turk system was already functioning in 2007. Published with kind permission of MHD Supply Chain Solutions Magazine.

The Holidays and The Logistics Crunch: It’s all about the Planning & a Fun Comparison of Logistics & A Successful Turkey Day!


Holiday joy has come early this year with Americans likely to pay the lowest Thanksgiving gas prices since 2009. This year, more Americans will give thanks for the opportunity to travel to friends and family than any year since 2007,” Doney said.

Are You Ready for the Sharing Economy?

Supply Chain @ MIT

In October 2007, Brian Chesky, a recent college grad, gave up his job hunt in Los Angeles to stay with a friend in San Francisco. [i] iv] In 2009, Zipcar became the world’s largest car-sharing service. Pooled resources.

2012: California Transparency in Supply Chains Act comes into effect


In fall 2007, Gap Inc. In 2009, the US Department of Labor published a report which identified 122 goods from 58 countries globally that are made by forced or child labor. HUMAN TRAFFICKING. The Act was originally adopted by the State of California in 2010 and it requires impacted companies to disclose their efforts, if any, to ensure their direct supply chains are free from slave labor and human trafficking.

Production of Lead-Acid Batteries Indefinitely Suspended in China


From the statics of ILBF CHINA 2011 (8th International Lead Battery Fair), China’s annual output of lead-acid batteries in 2009 was about 120 million kVA, with a total sale of more than 100 billion yuan. In 2007 a detailed permission requirement on environmental factors was also published. Recently, Chinese authorities launched a national wide campaign to fight against the lead pollution of the battery industry in China.

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Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking: Rebuilding Public.

Global Trade Management

Sunday, November 22, 2009 4:21:00 am. ► 2007. (4). Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking. International trade is the engine of global prosperity today. The size of global trade has nearly doubled since 1990. The healthy growth continues as world merchandise trade continues to grow with an average of 10% per year. By having many service providers involved, which among each other are often not connected, the friction in moving goods from source to destination are very high.

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