2016 Supply Chain Trends: 7 of 12 Trends that Will Drive Supply Chain Management in 2016

Cerasis

We have already covered the top 6 trends for 2016 in manufacturing. 2016 Supply Chain Trends: The First 7 of 12. Today we will begin our two part series covering the 2016 supply chain trends we expect to see come to fruition in the next year. What 2016 Supply Chain Trends to you expect to see? 2016 Supply Chain Trend #1: Supply Chains will Look to Go Digital. 2016 Supply Chain Trend #2: Responding to Innovation & Change But with An Eye On Fundamentals.

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Supply Chains to Admire: 2016 Results

Supply Chain Shaman

This morning, we announced the Supply Chains to Admire Winners and Finalists for 2016. Winners will be featured on the podcast Straight Talk with Supply Chain Insights and at the Supply Chain Insights Global Summit on September 7th-9th, 2016 in Scottsdale, AZ. Five months of analysis. Lots of heated debates. It is now over. The research starts in April and stretches over many weeks as we analyze the different elements and understand the patterns of each industry. Why do we do it?

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Kinexions Supply Chain Conference 2016 Keynote Speakers Promise to Rock the House

Kinaxis

Here’s a sneak peek at what’s in store from these world-class speakers at one of the best supply chain conferences of 2016 : Day 1: Future of Supply Chain: Be Prepared to Work Hard to Rock On! 26, 2016, what American musician and songwriter will be inducted into the Musician’s Hall of Fame in Nashville Garth Brooks and Ricky Skaggs? The post Kinexions Supply Chain Conference 2016 Keynote Speakers Promise to Rock the House appeared first on The 21st Century Supply Chain.

Kinexions: Kinaxis Supply Chain Conference 2016

Kinaxis

October 10-13, 2016 | Nashville, Tenn. The post Kinexions: Kinaxis Supply Chain Conference 2016 appeared first on The 21st Century Supply Chain. Miscellanea supply chain conference Supply chain conference 2016by Bill DuBois Kinexions is Ready to Rock Your Supply Chain! Get ready for a rockin’ good time as Kinexions heads to Nashville! Get front row seats to chart top supply chain strategies, exciting networking opportunities, and access to fun-filled after parties.

Top Freight Blogs of 2016… So Far

Cerasis

Today marks the official halfway point of 2016 and that means it's time for our "Top Posts for the first half of the year" annual event. So with all of that said, the most popular freight blog posts written in 2016 and that have received the most views so far echo what we saw with the previous blog posts: trends and changes in the industry we all must be aware of in order to maximize our shipping practices. What are your favorite Freight Blog Posts from the Cerasis blog for 2016?

New Learning Program at Kinexions Supply Chain Conference 2016

Kinaxis

by Taunya MacDonald Kinaxis Rolls Out New Learning Program at Kinexions Supply Chain Conference 2016. The post New Learning Program at Kinexions Supply Chain Conference 2016 appeared first on The 21st Century Supply Chain. Miscellanea supply chain conference Supply chain conference 2016Well it’s that time of year again, where we at Kinaxis are geared up and excited about planning and preparing for Kinexions.

The 2016 State of Manufacturing Industry Trends: E-Commerce, Robotics, & Analytics

Cerasis

At the onset of 2016, we identified key trends to watch for in manufacturing, and as the year draws to a close, it’s time for an evaluation of our predictions to discover the state of manufacturing. E-commerce was expected to become the dominant player for manufacturers in 2016 through the following: Increasing share of aftermarket parts sales. Since e-commerce can be best analyzed by reviewing Cyber Monday 2016, consider the record-breaking sales achieved.

Current State of Today’s Supply Chain in 2016

Cerasis

The MAPI Foundation recently released predictions for how the supply chain will grow and evolve from 2016 to 2018. However, the supply chain of 2016 is looking different from what economists had expected, and the supply chain is battling many problems. The second half of 2016 is expected to see an accelerated growth rate of 3 percent, and several problems can be linked to these lower growth rates.

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The Top 5 Manufacturing Blogs of 2016 …So Far

Cerasis

Our last post covered the Top 5 Logistics blogs of 2016. Today's post will cover the top 5 manufacturing blogs from 2016 so far. Top Manufacturing Blogs from the First Half of 2016 So Far. The manufacturing blogs category most top viewed blog posts from the first half of 2016 included several elements of manufacturing. e-Book] 2016 Trends in Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Logistics, and Transportation Management. 6 Manufacturing Trends to Watch Out for in 2016.

The Top Logistics Blogs of 2016 …So Far

Cerasis

Our first post covered the Top 5 Freight Management blogs of 2016. Today's post will cover the top 5 logistics blogs from 2016 so far. Top Logistics Blogs from the First Half of 2016 So Far. It was clear that the logistics blogs category most top viewed blog posts from the first half of 2016 included many aspects of logistics. 3 Logistics Technology Trends in 2016: Automation Leads the Way.

7 Trending Transportation Updates: November 2016

PLS Logistics

Little Change in Economy, but Rate Increase Coming. Next year, the US economy won’t change much, growth expected to be about 2%. FTR predicts more of the same, but when you factor in low expectations, 2017 will feel like a good year. Shipping prices are expected to increase in 2017 and continue into 2018. FedEx, UPS and several LTL carriers have announced a series of rate increases effective in 2017. Self-Created Holiday has Vigorous Delivery Window.

3 Logistics Technology Trends in 2016: Automation Leads the Way

Cerasis

From increased affordability and efficiency of the transportation management system (TMS) to the application of Bluetooth technology for superior tracking of product movements, 2016 will be the year in which technology becomes an integral, if not the exclusive, part of the shipping process. Let's take a look at what logistics technology trends will become the dominant factors of the logistics industry for 2016. GreyOrange Butler Robot - Logistics Technology Trend for 2016.

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2016: The Year of Connectivity

Talking Logistics

That’s why 2016 will be the year of connectivity in supply chain. 2016 Connectivity Predictions. With omni-channel being such a disruptive force, the recognition of this new landscape becoming more prevalent, and the maturation of supporting technology, I believe 2016 will be the year where the tipping point of connectivity occurs. The post 2016: The Year of Connectivity appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

NASCES 2016: End-to-End Supply Chain Management Transformations

Kinaxis

The post NASCES 2016: End-to-End Supply Chain Management Transformations appeared first on The 21st Century Supply Chain. by Trevor Miles I was at the North American Supply Chain Executive Summit in Chicago earlier this week. I’m a pretty jaded conference goer, so it is difficult to please me, but I have to say that I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the keynotes and sessions I attended. The general theme of the conference was about transformational change.

7 Reasons Why 2016 is the Year of Warehouse Robots

Cerasis

Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post 7 Reasons Why 2016 is the Year of Warehouse Robots appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. The benefits to the use of warehouse robots, loading, unloading and delivery are evident. Robots do not sleep. They do not drink. They do not complain, and they do not need a paycheck. Robots are rapidly becoming one of the most prevalent enterprises within the logistics industry.

State of the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain: Key Takeaways from LogiPharma US 2016

Kinaxis

The post State of the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain: Key Takeaways from LogiPharma US 2016 appeared first on The 21st Century Supply Chain. by Dr. Madhav Durbha Part of what makes my job very exciting is attending conferences. These events provide great opportunities to share, learn, network, and have fun. Earlier this week, I attended the LogiPharma conference, a wonderful event for supply chain professionals working in the pharmaceutical industry.

Insights from Kinexions Tokyo 2016

Kinaxis

by Dr. Madhav Durbha Kinaxis hosted Kinexions Tokyo 2016 customer user conference event at the Canadian embassy in Tokyo. The post Insights from Kinexions Tokyo 2016 appeared first on The 21st Century Supply Chain. It was a stupendously successful event with many customers, prospects, and partners in attendance. The day kicked off with some very interesting and engaging presentations by Deloitte , Roland DG , Mitsubishi , and a Kinaxis keynote delivered by me.

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The Top 5 Transportation Management Blogs of 2016 …So Far

Cerasis

Our last post covered the Top 5 Supply Chain blogs of 2016. Today's post will cover the top 5 Transportation Management blogs from 2016 so far. Top Transportation Management Blogs from the First Half of 2016 So Far. The transportation management blogs category most top viewed blog posts from the first half of 2016 included several elements of the transportation management. 6 Transportation Management Trends for 2016.

Top 14 Logistics and Supply Chain Management Training Programs and Courses in 2016

Cerasis

Today, Kelly shares the top 14 Logistics and Supply Chain Management training programs and courses available in 2016. To protect yourself and your business I offer you to take a look at this list of top programs and courses that will take place in 2016, which will help you to understand main concepts of this powerful tool and learn how to successfully apply it on practice. There are three offered starting dates - August 2016, January 2017 or May 2017.

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This Week in Logistics News (October 17-21, 2016)

Talking Logistics

Cass Truckload Linehaul Index – September 2016. Manhattan Associates Reports Record Third Quarter 2016 Performance. How was the JDRF Death Valley Ride ? Brutal, exhilarating, and inspiring! Imagine hell during a heat wave, then add 35-50 mph crosswinds — those were the conditions we faced during the first 40 miles.

Supply Chain and Logistics Predictions for 2016

Talking Logistics

What will happen in 2016? That said, there are several high-level trends and factors that will impact supply chain and logistics strategies and operations in 2016: Oil Prices : Just a few years ago, there was plenty of talk about oil prices potentially reaching $300 per barrel and the impact it would have on supply chain and logistics networks and processes (e.g., Will interest rates continue to climb in 2016, and if so, what impact will it have on inventory levels?

[e-Book] 2016 Trends in Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Logistics, and Transportation Management

Cerasis

We hope you enjoy this comprehensive look into the future as we outlay the top trends that will shape the manufacturing, supply chain, logistics, and transportation management industries not only in 2016 but for several years to come. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post [e-Book] 2016 Trends in Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Logistics, and Transportation Management appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Fill out the form below to access the e-book.

3 More Advanced Technology Trends in Logistics in 2016: Welcome to the Hyperconnected Logistics Industry

Cerasis

The shipping industry of 2016 is a gross misrepresentation of what was considered “normal” shipping practices in the 1980s or 1990s. Although the use of transportation management systems , unmanned aerial vehicles, and robotics , is dramatically changing the logistics landscape, several other technologies will become key players in the logistics industry in 2016. In 2016, the IoT will start to take a more proactive approach in the overall management of shipping processes.

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Where Do We Go From Here? Taking a Look at the 2016 State of Logistics Report

Cerasis

For the first time in more than 10 years, the Federal Reserve took the initiative to slightly increase interest rates, but the hopes for a robust start to 2016 were quickly dashed. The prices of fuel continued to drop, and growth in the logistics industry slowed to a painstaking crawl of less than So, let’s take a closer look at what findings were released within the 2016 State of Logistics (SOL) report and how they impact current and future logistics processes.

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Top 10 Supply Chain and Logistics Trends to Watch in 2016. And Beyond

Cerasis

Author information Raana Cohen The post Top 10 Supply Chain and Logistics Trends to Watch in 2016. The winds of change are always blowing, but now, more than ever, logistics and supply chain professionals see it more than most. To keep pace with change, it’s important to keep an eye on the supply chain and logistics trends that are happening right now. In fact, they are likely to be indicators of what’s to come soon.

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The 2016 Top 25 Supply Chains – Three Bold Predictions

Kinaxis

Here’s how the 2016 Top 10 Supply Chains will fall…. Unilever – coming in at #3 in 2015, Unilever will move up to the #2 spot in 2016. In 2016, it will be $209M. For those reasons, I predict Schneider Electric will jump from 2015 #34 spot to 2016 #24 spot. Ford will jump from 2015 #45 spot to 2016 #25. The post The 2016 Top 25 Supply Chains – Three Bold Predictions appeared first on The 21st Century Supply Chain.

This Week in Logistics News (October 10-14, 2016)

Talking Logistics

August 2016 Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI). One of my predictions for 2016 was that we would see increased innovation to simplify and expedite trading partner (B2B) connectivity, which is at the heart of what Appterra does, a company Descartes acquired this week for $5.8 I am writing to you this morning from Death Valley, CA where my Logistics Leaders for T1D Cure teammates and I are getting ready for our 102.7 mile JDRF ride tomorrow.

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This Week in Logistics News (September 19-23, 2016)

Talking Logistics

Cass Freight Index August 2016. July 2016 North American Freight Numbers. Driverless vehicles, drones, and 3D printing — three emerging technologies that will ultimately impact supply chain and logistics processes — are the top headlines this week. I’m on borrowed time this morning, so I’ll defer my commentary to next week.

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The Twelve Days of Supply Chain 2016

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

On the first day of Christmas, Enchange gave to me A robust S&OP. Christmas Dave Jordan CEO Humour Performance Improvement Supply Chain S&OP Forecasting & Demand Planning

Top Talking Logistics Posts & Episodes (Q3 2016)

Talking Logistics

It’s hard to believe that 2016 is three quarters over, with many companies (including ourselves) already deep in planning for 2017. If you are looking for insights and advice to help inform your strategic plans for next year, check out the top Talking Logistics posts and episodes from Q3 2016 (see HERE and HERE for the top posts and episodes from Q1 and Q2, respectively).

2016 SCM World University 100

SCM Research

This week, SCM World have published their “SCM World University 100” ranking, which aims to list the best business schools for supply chain talent worldwide. According to this ranking, the top 5 universities worldwide are: (1) Michigan State University, (2) Penn State University, (3) University of Tennessee, (4) Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and (5) Arizona State University.

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Supply Chain Days 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Supply Chain Days 2016. Date: 1 & 2 november 2016. Venue: Tilburg University, Tilburg. Organisation: Asset | Strategy & Logistics. Participate: externalaffairs@asset-strategylogistics.nl. On November 1st and November 2nd, the Supply Chain Days from Asset | Strategy & Logistics will take place at the Faculty Club of Tilburg University. The high participation demand of companies led to this year’s edition to be the first being a two-day event.

Make 2016 the Year of the TMS

Talking Logistics

2016 is finally here, and there’s a good chance you’re working hard to stick to your New Year’s Resolutions. While it might seem too late for such an ambitious undertaking in 2016, the power of Cloud computing means you could have a TMS up and running a few short months from now. . 2016 is here. The post Make 2016 the Year of the TMS appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

This Week in Logistics News (October 24-28, 2016)

Talking Logistics

Ryder Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results. August 2016 North American Freight Numbers. I should have gotten the email by now. Every October around this time, for the past decade or so, I receive an email from Professor Marius Solomon at Northeastern University asking if I’m available to speak to his class before Thanksgiving. I learned yesterday why the email never came: Professor Solomon “passed away peacefully” on September 28. Shock, and sadness.

Citations of Excellence Awards 2016

SCM Research

Each year, Emerald awards certificates to highly cited papers, hereby also taking into account the content of the papers ( see my previous post ).