How to Learn About Supply Chain Research From Around the World in a Few Hours

Supply Chain @ MIT

These are: the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics (Cambridge, USA), the Zaragoza Logistics Center (Zaragoza, Spain), the Center for Latin-American Logistics Innovation (Bogotá, Colombia), and the Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (Shah Alam, Malaysia).

Probabilistic Forecasting: Right Fit for Your Business?

Supply Chain Shaman

Customers include Qantas, Air France, Lufthansa, and Malaysia Airlines. To meet the need, the Spairliners planning team knew they needed help in inventory planning. The cost of stock and the cost of stock-out(s) guide the numerical optimizer to balance inventory recommendations.

3PL Subway 2015: Strategic movements among logistics providers

Supply Chain Movement

Malaysia. According to the figures by Armstrong & Associates for 2012 to 2013, global 3PL revenues rose only modestly (by 2.7%), while the growth rate in Germany was just 0.87% and a meagre 0.01% in Europe as a whole.

3PL 101

KPI Key Performance Indicators in Supply Chain & Logistics

Logistics Bureau

Inventory stock turns in Days. Inventory management. Inventory levels. Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in May 2013. Supply Chain KPIs are Essential – The Right Ones! The information on this page WILL help you get it right.

KPI 100

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

Logistics Bureau

In 2014, Deere & Company was listed 80th in the Fortune 500 America’s ranking and in 2013 was 307th in the Fortune Global 500 ranking. Somehow Intel had to reduce the supply chain costs for the Atom chip, but had only one area of leverage—inventory.

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

Logistics Bureau

In 2014, Deere & Company was listed 80th in the Fortune 500 America’s ranking and was 307th in the 2013 Fortune Global 500 ranking. The only option was to try to reduce levels of inventory, which, up to that point, had been kept very high to support a nine-week order cycle.