Using Big Data to Drive Manufacturing Sales: 3 Big Takeaways from the USMTO Reports

Cerasis

The United States Manufacturing Technology Orders (USMTO) data report is compiled monthly by the Association for Manufacturing Technology (AMT). What is the USMTO Data Report? Why Wenzel America Uses the USMTO Data Reports. Our 3 Biggest Takeaways from USMTO Data Reports.

The Impact of the Open Compute Project in the Data Center Supply Chain

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

In 2009, Facebook designed one of the world’s most energy efficient data centers, one that could handle unprecedented scale at the lowest possible cost. Now through the Open Compute Project, these companies have access to the world’s latest designs of data centers.

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Ocean Freight Procurement and Going with the Stream

Freightos

Not that long ago, they were the only way people listened to music, peaking at 23 million units sold in Q1 2009. Source: SGX, Freightos Baltic Index. Source: Freightos Index Linking Survey. Freight Data Freight Insights General Logistics TechnologyRemember iPods?

Offering Prayers While Looking Down the Barrel of a Gun

Supply Chain Shaman

The investigation into the activity at PCA began in 2009, after the U.S. The manufacturers sourced the peanut butter primarily on cost. When I do workshops on driving data sharing across the industry, the sales group of the seller of products often calls me aside for a one-on-one talk.

Transforming Consumer Value Chains: Navigating The Power Shift to the Shopper

Supply Chain Shaman

For December 2015, retail sales were the lowest since 2009. When we do these types of analysis, we look back at the data as far as we can reach (Y chart data is available only back to 2006 in a reliable form) and then we look at the period of 2006-2014 and the more recent period of 2011-2014.

Supply Chain Management:Importance of Proactive Master Data.

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Sourcing & Procurement. Cloud & Big Data. Sourcing & Procurement. ProcureEdge – Sourcing & Procurement. « Collaborative Platform for Enterprise of Future | Main | Key Asset Management trends in Oil & Gas Industry » Importance of Proactive Master Data Maintenance in SAP SCM Support. These 3 master data elements contributed to almost 50-60% of planning issues. Sourcing,Procurement,Contract & Spend Management (38).

SCRC Partner Profile: A Textbook Transformation at Biogen-Idec

Supply Chain View from the Field

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. With their external spend increasing so fast, there is great pressure on biotech companies to rethink how their sourcing structures are set up to add most value. Prior to 2009, support for PO&T sourcing and procurement was provided by a corporate sourcing group under a centralized business model.

Biogen Idec designs the innovation supply chain

Supply Chain View from the Field

I love data and analytics that create insights into processes and approaches.” ” In 2009, I moved into the supply chain area, and worked with Rob in understanding how to apply analytics with a procurement focus. In 2009 we were $2B, and suddenly had five new drugs approved in two years. We built our muscle on supplier management and business cooperation, contract negotiation and sourcing.

A time of transition: 3 key trends for oil & gas in 2018

Quintiq

Natural gas is a suitable source of energy to fuel the need for heat and the power, making it an influential player on the market. Low carbon sources and natural gas meet 85% of the increase in global demand. The fall in oil prices transformed the global oil & gas industry.

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Supply Chain Disruptions: A Survival Guide - SupplyChainOpz

Supply Chain Opz

2009: H1N1 Outbreak in Mexico. They develop a system called "Risk Engine" which incorporates 100-year flood data, geological and geopolitical data, site incident data, supplier performance and so on so they can predict the magnitude of disruptions. NAVIGATE. Basics.

Visibility in Transportation Management Leads to Supply Chain Excellence

Talking Logistics

Access to data in single system eliminates data gathering and streamlines analysis. in Freight Cost Savings Per Shipment: Logistics Sourcing activities improve negotiated rates.

Guest Viewpoint: What’s Driving Freight Costs Higher?

The Logistics of Logistics

In 2008, the rate reached a high of $2.50/mile and then plummeted to a low of $1.82/mile in January 2009. The 2009 rates slowly increased to the current 2012 level. Truck costs will continue to increase due to technology upgrades prompted by: New engines that will be lighter, more fuel efficient and transfer data to the truck’s technology. Utilize lower cost transportation; alternate sources such as Aerocraft airship or rail.

BASF: A Story of a Supply Chain Leader

Supply Chain Shaman

At the same time we built a strong innovation culture and expanded our expertise across various disciplines, including mathematicians and data scientists, to reach the next maturity level. I worked in Hong Kong for 4 years during 2009 to 2013. BASF creates chemistry.

The End of a Fairy Tale

Supply Chain Shaman

When you run the graphs, there is marked difference for these companies that begins to appear in 2009. You can also request this data from the SCI Community. We do free analysis in the community on publicly available financial data.).

Pretty Is as Pretty Does?

Supply Chain Shaman

The package and the process of package development is a major source of corporate waste. It is a major supply chain constraint, and the source of many product recalls. To compare, in 2009, shortly after the release of the Wal-Mart scorecards, in a similar study, it was 39%. The process is very cross-functional To drive success have a clear process for understanding global requirements and governance for data fields in global roll-outs.

How Logistics Workforce should change in Industry 4.0

Abivin

In the near future, technologies ( AI, machine learning and software automation applications) would no longer primarily impact low-wage, uneducated workers, but would also increasingly enable computers to fulfill jobs that require significant training and education, according to Ford, 2009.

Why Logistics and Transportation Should Digitize

3rdwave

The more granular and comprehensive the data captured in digital format, the higher the fidelity and resolution of the picture presented through digitization. Because digitization enables: Centralized data control. Real-time operation data management – visibility.

Why Trade Compliance Should Digitize

3rdwave

The more granular and comprehensive the data captured in digital format the higher the fidelity and resolution of the picture presented through digitization. Trade compliance should care about digitization because its activity is heavily dependent on vast amounts of data outside its control.

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Why Trade Compliance Should Digitize

3rdwave

The more granular and comprehensive the data captured in digital format the higher the fidelity and resolution of the picture presented through digitization. Trade compliance should care about digitization because its activity is heavily dependent on vast amounts of data outside its control.

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Why Logistics and Transportation Should Digitize

3rdwave

The more granular and comprehensive the data captured in digital format, the higher the fidelity and resolution of the picture presented through digitization. Because digitization enables: Centralized data control. Real-time operation data management – visibility.

Supply Chain Management:How to make Preventive Maintenance a.

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Sourcing & Procurement. Cloud & Big Data. Sourcing & Procurement. ProcureEdge – Sourcing & Procurement. Similarly errors can occur in master data area that affects SNP and PPDS planning. Similarly a periodic query of t-lanes that will expire soon will help in preventing purchase requisitions without source of supply. Periodic data check processes with data checker tools and templates can be built to capture possible data issues.

5 signs You Should Invest in Saving Logistics Cost Now

Abivin

Invest in Supply chain network design A 2009 Espinoza survey indicated that 70% of company’s network determines its supply chain efficiency and customer satisfaction [3].

Emerald Citation of Excellence 2013 for supply chain innovation article

Supply Chain View from the Field

The article published in question, Knowledge sharing in interorganizational product development teams: the effect of formal and informal socialization mechanisms , was published in the Journal of Production Innovation Management in 2009. As papers need at least three years to accumulate citation data, the 2013 Awards have been selected from papers published in 2009.

Winners in business: Supply Chains to Admire 2016

Supply Chain Movement

It is data-driven research: a deep analysis of performance, improvement, and value of 320 companies across 31 industries for the period 2009–2015. The source data for the analysis is public reporting of balance sheet and income statements.

The Evolving Supply Chain Skills of the Workforce

Material Handling & Logistics

Robotics, Big Data manipulation, machine learning and artificial intelligence techniques are enabling machines to match or outperform humans in a range of work activities, including ones requiring cognitive capabilities,” explains Richard E.

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

Talking Logistics

Brent crude oil prices Dec 2009 – Dec 2014 (Source MoneyAM.com). And its technology assets too, like the Kiva robots Amazon purchased [in 2012] and the data centers that power its cloud computing services. Big Data and Analytics for Oil and Gas Transportation.

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Blockchain can make global supply chains more efficient and secure

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

After the development of bitcoin invented by Satoshi Nakamoto in 2009, computer scientists, software industry, and the banking industry were intrigued by the potential applications of bitcoin’s underlying “blockchain” process. Christopher Tang.

Blockchain can make global supply chains more efficient and secure

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

After the development of bitcoin invented by Satoshi Nakamoto in 2009, computer scientists, software industry, and the banking industry were intrigued by the potential applications of bitcoin’s underlying “blockchain” process. Christopher Tang.

Supply Chain Management:Leveraging Social Media for Improving.

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Sourcing & Procurement. Cloud & Big Data. Sourcing & Procurement. ProcureEdge – Sourcing & Procurement. In this context, the social media can be leveraged effectively to analyze customer data and achieve more insight on forecasting, planning, scheduling and inventory management. Social media helps in bringing real time data in terms of the percentage likes or dislikes posted by users of a social media site. December 2009.

Supply Chain Management:Gamification - An EAM perspective

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Sourcing & Procurement. Cloud & Big Data. Sourcing & Procurement. ProcureEdge – Sourcing & Procurement. Sourcing,Procurement,Contract & Spend Management (38). December 2009. November 2009. October 2009. September 2009.

Supply Chain Scope: New Study Shows Rise in US Inventories; California Estimated to Improve Freight Efficiency by 25% in 2030

Arkieva

the “inventory to sales” ratio (inventory levels divided by a month’s worth of sales) spiked in late 2008/early 2009 as the recession caught companies with way more inventory than needed versus suddenly shrinking demand. Source: Commerce Dept. Source: EBN.

Supply Chain Management:Instance Consolidation Strategy

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Sourcing & Procurement. Cloud & Big Data. Sourcing & Procurement. ProcureEdge – Sourcing & Procurement. Benefits: Avoid multiple sources of truth - With single / reduced number of instances the number of databases will be less. December 2009.

Time to Squeeze Carriers for Better Rates?

Talking Logistics

Various data points related to the trucking industry suggest we’re entering a shipper’s market. As reported in the Wall Street Journal earlier this month, “ freight truck orders plummeted 48% in January ,” according to data from ACT Research. The data stream continues to trend negatively in regard to freight, capacity, and freight rates,” said Kenny Vieth, ACT’s president and senior analyst. Other data sources, however, suggest the market is in good balance.

A Quick Glance Into The Logistics Market - January 2016

EFT

Source: US BEA). . Source: US DOC & Census Bureau) Consumer Confidence The Consumer Confidence Index increased to 96.5 Source: The Conference Board) (The consumer confidence index is based on a monthly survey of 5,000 U.S. Source: US DOL) . . Source: US Census). .

VMI Today

Logility

Source: Logility, Inc. We see the traditional data intensive VMI process merging with the best of Collaborative Planning, Forecasting and Replenishment (CPFR®). The data shows many companies are actively engaged in VMI with their suppliers and customers.

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