Who said supply chains are boring?: Logistics Disaster, Leads to.

Supply Chains Rock

Thursday, May 22, 2008. Logistics Disaster, Leads to Recycling Headache. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: New milk jug cuts logistics costs

Supply Chains Rock

Sunday, July 06, 2008. New milk jug cuts logistics costs. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: The Pony Express and.

Supply Chains Rock

Thursday, December 04, 2008. The Pony Express and Outsourcing Logistics. The outsourcing of logistics is really nothing new, corporations have been doing it since the 1800s choosing to use the US Pony Express over their own internal resources to ship parcels. Cementing this reality, earlier this week IBM signed a multi-year contract with the French logistics provider, Geodis, to manage all of IBMs logistics needs globally. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog.

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Internally promoting supply chain security and compliance

Supply Chains Rock

Thursday, October 30, 2008. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

Who said supply chains are boring?: Yantian Port 10 Years, What a.

Supply Chains Rock

Saturday, November 15, 2008. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Apple Puts the Cool Back in.

Supply Chains Rock

Wednesday, October 15, 2008. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Supply vs demand in the razor.

Supply Chains Rock

Thursday, August 28, 2008. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Doing away with cardboard at HP

Supply Chains Rock

Monday, September 08, 2008. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Outsourced - The Movie

Supply Chains Rock

Monday, June 23, 2008. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

Who said supply chains are boring?: AMR Research Supply Chain.

Supply Chains Rock

Wednesday, June 04, 2008. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

Who said supply chains are boring?: Being smarter when it comes to.

Supply Chains Rock

Tuesday, August 05, 2008. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Supply Chain in a Box

Supply Chains Rock

Thursday, June 26, 2008. From there you put on your logistics hat and have the parts shipped. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: BMW Excels at Customer.

Supply Chains Rock

Tuesday, June 10, 2008. But on the logistics front I have a scoop. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two.

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New GAO Report on Port Security: The Good and the Bad

Supply Chains Rock

Tuesday, May 27, 2008. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

Sustainable Logistics: Quantifying Sustainability Measures of Your Logistics

Cerasis

Calculating the carbon footprint of a company’s comprehensive logistics framework is tremendously complex. Creating more sustainable logistics is even more important for the trucking industry. Sustainable Logistics | Quantifying Sustainability Measures of Your Logistics. Robinson and the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics. From shareholders to consumers, sustainable logistics has created broad value. Logistics

Doing Our Part To Help Logistics Companies Adapt to COVID-19

Freightos

And, through it all, logistics providers keep critical goods moving. The FBX has been produced weekly since April 2018 based off of live pricing data from hundreds of global logistics providers. Since 2008, WebCargo has helped top forwarders automate rate management and back-office operations. Today, over 1,800 logistics providers use WebCargo to access live pricing and eBooking. COVID-19 Freight Insights Logistics Technology

What are the Impediments to an Effective Global Trade?

Global Trade Management

Monday, 4 August 2008. Adoption of e-docs and WCO data standardization would greatly reduce the burden existing documentation practices place on consignees and logistic service providers. · GLOBAL SHIPPING & LOGISTICS - Service provider of freight forwarding, custom clearance, shipping services, transportation, sea transportation, air transportation, India. ▼ 2008. (7). Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking.

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Beijing-Hamburg freight service completes maiden journey

Global Trade Management

Thursday, 7 February 2008. Beijing-Hamburg freight service completes maiden journey by Staff Writers Hamburg, Germany (AFP) Jan 24, 2008 A goods train from Beijing arrived in Hamburg on Thursday after having crossed six countries in a journey organisers said could ring in a new era of rail transport between Asia and Europe. It is a mile stone in International Logistics this shows there are lots of opportunity for improvisation is there in mode of shipments. ▼ 2008. (7).

Supply Chain and Logistics Predictions for 2016

Talking Logistics

Google did not acquire a third-party logistics (3PL) company or a logistics software vendor. Making supply chain and logistics predictions is like throwing darts at a moving target. Interest Rates : The Federal Reserve in the United States is expected to raise interest rates this week , the first increase since cutting the rate to near zero following the Great Recession in 2008. The Case for Competing on Logistics Talent.

Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking: Seeking Sustainability on.

Global Trade Management

Monday, 14 January 2008. Importers and brand owners are responding, pressuring suppliers, exporters and logistics service providers to develop eco-friendly ‘Green’ business processes that ensure product traceability, monitor in-transit custody, reduce carbon emissions and are regulatory compliant. arviem, founded in 2008, has grown organically to become the leading service provider for real-time cargo monitoring. ▼ 2008. (7).

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Will the Next Wave of Global Failures Hit in 2018?

Supply Chain @ MIT

The 2008 global financial meltdown sent shockwaves through the world’s economies that are still being felt today. Featured Resilience Strategy 2008 economic meltdown MIT Center Transportation & Logistics preparing for the next economic crisis supplier risk management supply chain resilience Yossi SheffiAre we about to witness another global-scale meltdown in 2018, but one triggered by geopolitical, not financial, forces?

3PL Logistics Companies Up Services to Continue to Meet the Needs of Shippers

Cerasis

When the housing market collapsed in 2008 , the US and global economies went into a tailspin. Although 3PL Logistics Companies or 3PLs were around before the recession, companies realized the short-term savings of outsourcing logistics, transportation, and freight management to 3PLs quickly, and the age of the rise of the logistics provider was born. Client Needs of 3PL Logistics Companies. Consequently, 3PL Logistics Companies must expand their services.

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This Week in Logistics News (June 20-24, 2016)

Talking Logistics

A beautiful woman passed away this morning, my wife’s aunt who we all loved, so I will be brief with my comments about this week’s supply chain and logistics news. Logistics in Transition: U.S. Business Logistics Costs Slow Considerably with 2.6% Triumph Business Capital Provides Instant Cash Funding Via AscendTMS™ Logistics Software. business logistics costs rose to $1.48 In short, as the economy goes, so goes logistics.

Logistics Trends Part 2

BluJay Solutions

The global logistics industry is already seeing a major change to the relationship that drove its development for the last three decades and before. On average, between 1990 and 2008, real GDP grew at 3.2% The post Logistics Trends Part 2 appeared first on Kewill Inc. Blog Logistics Service Providers Supply Chain (software) Transportation Management (TMS) VisibilityFirst Trend: Yield Dilution.

Frequency of “Supply Chain” in Books

SCM Research

The following Google Ngram Viewer graph shows the frequency of the terms “supply chain”, “logistics” and “procurement” in books published between 1975 and 2008. It turns out that the use of the term “supply chain” accelerated in the late 1990s and took over “logistics” in 2007. We can only speculate about the current use, as Google’s database ends in 2008.

Google Will Acquire a 3PL – And Other Supply Chain and Logistics Predictions for 2015

Talking Logistics

made that prediction in 2008 (see the Barron’s article What $300-a-Barrel Oil Will Mean for You ). I use this example to illustrate the challenges (or, perhaps, the futility) of making supply chain and logistics predictions. Simply put, I admit upfront that my supply chain and logistics predictions below are biased and flawed, but I make them anyway because it’s a fun exercise, and also because I hope it generates some thoughtful conversations and ideas.

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This Week in Logistics News (February 3 – 9)

Logistics Viewpoints

Attached to the Falcon Heavy rocket, launched from Cape Canaveral, FL, was a 2008 Tesla Roadster, with a dummy at the wheel named “Starman.” The post This Week in Logistics News (February 3 – 9) appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Supply Chain News This Week in News logistics Logistics News supply chainEarlier this week, SpaceX launched a rocket into outer space.

This Week in Logistics News (July 22-26, 2013)

Talking Logistics

Choice Logistics Named Top 100 Learning Organization. On the technology front, Oracle introduced this week Oracle In- Memory Logistics Command Center , which provides “the means to perform rapid simulations and what-if analyses of your logistics network using real-world operational data, rules and constraints.” Although I typically do not comment on awards, I’m making an exception this week and highlighting the announcement by Choice Logistics that it was named to Elearning!

Origin of Logistics & Supply Chain Revealed! - SupplyChainOpz

Supply Chain Opz

Origin of Logistics & Supply Chain Revealed! What do we know about "Logistics" and "Supply Chain" to date? According to Lummas et al 2001 , the word "Logistics" in English appeared in the article as early as in 1898. Frankel et al 2008 indicated that " supply chain " and "supply chain management" first recognized in the 1980s. 2) Origin of "Logistics". Its here that the word "Logistics" in English language appeared for the first time. NAVIGATE. Basics.

10 Books Logistics And Supply Chain Experts Need To Read

Freightos

There are tens of thousands of books about logistics and supply chains. Amazon has 31,817 books about supply chain and 24,934 about logistics. That’s 56,751 supply chain and logistics books. But we got it down to ten logistics and supply chain books you’ll actually want to read. Why this Supply Chain & Logistics Book List Rocks. When I started in logistics, I realized that I knew nothing. The Top Ten Logistics and Supply Chain Books: 1.

Do People Skills Matter in the World of Logistics?

The Logistics of Logistics

How you develop your sales team has a big impact on your logistics business. ” One of the areas that the Logistics of Logistics specializes in is people skills development that is designed for the busy logistics professional. Holm MS PCC CPCC is a Professional Certified Coach since 2008, focusing on executive and career development along with personal branding. The post Do People Skills Matter in the World of Logistics?

This Week in Logistics News (January 11-15, 2016)

Talking Logistics

So let’s go straight to the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: Amazon poised to take on UPS, FedEx in delivery business (Seattle Times). XPO Logistics Trucking Subsidiaries Sued Over Driver Classification (WSJ – sub. Pitney Bowes Expands Shipping Logistics Portfolio with Acquisition of Enroute Systems Corporation. Note: Elemica and JDA Software are Talking Logistics sponsors. I didn’t win the $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot.

This Week in Logistics News (October 28-November 1, 2013)

Talking Logistics

The company’s Menlo Worldwide Logistics group reported revenue of $380.5 Maybe I’m reading too much into it, but with the growing importance of finding and retaining talent in the logistics industry , we ought to change our perspective and actions with regards to the people side of supply chain management. And in fact, Menlo is investing in people, in developing supply chain and logistics talent, as another press release issued this week shows.

Logistics Past, Present, and Future

Supply Chain @ MIT

Logistics on the move. The logistics role is changing according to John Wiehoff, CEO of C. The logistics business has changed dramatically over the last 20 years. Robinson (CHR), the world’s largest provider of truckload transportation services, visited MIT CTL recently to give his view of the changing face of logistics. They have to understand their vertical,” said Wiehoff, and have expertise in international logistics.

How Logistics Workforce should change in Industry 4.0

Abivin

Specifically, technology is already replacing human in doing repetitive tasks in major industries like manufacturing, transportation, logistics, etc. Technology is already replacing human in logistics. If we go back to 1870, almost 50 percent of the US population was employed in agriculture; as of 2008, less than two percent of the population was directly employed. Each type of software is built to serve specific needs and problems in logistics.