2017 – The year of learning

Kinaxis

With everything supply chains are staring at in 2017, knowledge will certainly equal power and value. The post 2017 – The year of learning appeared first on The 21st Century Supply Chain. Miscellanea 2017 education Kinaxis learning trainingby Bill DuBois Education and training – What’s the difference? For anyone in supply chain, 2016 was an exciting and challenging year. Hot topics included advanced analytics, Internet of Things, 3D printing and robotics.

Halloween 2017

Enterra Insights

The post Halloween 2017 appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Some people (even some communities) take Halloween very seriously. “Halloween has become a destination holiday,” writes Anne Marie Chaker (@AnneMarieChaker). … Continued. Miscellaneous Enterra Solutions Halloween Stephen DeAngelis Supply Chain

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The “First Five” Industrial Manufacturing Trends of 2017

GlobalTranz

Where and how manufacturers make products for Americans will change in 2017. The solution to this problem lies in understanding the “First Five” core concepts and industrial manufacturing trends throughout 2017, and you need to think how they will impact the industry and your company in the coming year. The "First Five" Industrial Manufacturing Trends of 2017. However, age-old means of collaborating, such as emails and faxes, are insufficient to sustain the industry in 2017.

Logistics Technology Q2 2017 Roundup

Freightos

Logistics Technology Q2 2017 Roundup. According to the Freightos International Freight Index , the standard deviation for China – US (West Coast) prices between March and May 2017 was $69 (5% of the average price), compared to $450, or 30% of the average price, in Q2 2016. The post Logistics Technology Q2 2017 Roundup appeared first on Freightos. Visibility, Ground Drones and Cross-Border SMB E-Commerce. Logistics Technology Trends.

Supply chain risk management in 2017

Kinaxis

The post Supply chain risk management in 2017 appeared first on The 21st Century Supply Chain. by Bill DuBois Financial crisis. Check. Environmental catastrophes. Check. What’s next? Is this the year of political disruption? Working in supply chain is like starring in a Rocky movie. You keep getting knocked down and you have to keep getting back up. You don’t need to go back any further than a decade to understand the many challenges supply chains have endured over the years.

Watch the 2017 Global Summit Live on SEP 6-7

Supply Chain Shaman

Open up this post to watch the Supply Chain Insights Global Summit 2017 on September 6 & 7: metrics that matter Supply chain excellence

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Digital Transformation: An Imperative for Industrial Manufacturing in 2017

GlobalTranz

Let’s take a look at four reasons why digital transformation is an imperative in 2017 for industrial manufacturers: 1. Twitter Facebook Google+ The post Digital Transformation: An Imperative for Industrial Manufacturing in 2017 appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Are industrial manufacturers seizing all the opportunities of a more digital world? Possibly not.

HS 2017 Reform Is Here: Are You Prepared?

Talking Logistics

What happened January 1, 2017? The most recent set of amendments went into effect on January 1, 2017. More extensive than the 2012 updates, the 2017 amendments represent a significant overhaul of the foundation of global trade. The HS 2017 reform includes 233 sets of amendments: agricultural sector 85; chemical 45; wood 13; textile 15; base metal 6; machinery 25; transport 18; other sectors 26.

Trends & Predictions 2017: Digital Transformation

Enterra Insights

The post Trends & Predictions 2017: Digital Transformation appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Most analysts agree that companies organized around principles developed during the industrial age must transform themselves into digital enterprises if … Continued. Artificial Intelligence Big Data Business Cognitive Computing digital enterprise Technology Enterra Solutions Stephen DeAngelis Supply Chain

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Benchmarking Your Supply Chain Planning in 2017

ToolsGroup

Scenes from a recent ToolsGroup user conference. The ToolsGroup customer base of more than 300 companies has allowed us to access a wide array of supply chain planning data for benchmarking in different industries and different circumstances. We wanted to share the results from our study, including industry leader best practices.

The Top 10 Supply Chain Blog Posts from 2017

GlobalTranz

We will feature over the next 4 business days each category's most viewed posts over the course of 2017. These will only contain posts written in 2017. There were approximately 220 blog posts in 2017, and over 360,000 page views on those posts alone. The Top 10 Supply Chain Blog Posts from 2017. Now without further ado, I give you the top 10 supply chain blog posts of the year by page view: [e-Book] The Most Impactful Supply Chain & Logistics Trends in 2017.

FMCG Year-end 2017: Distributors overstocked?

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

How is 2017 going so far? The last quarter of the year is always difficult to manage in order to achieve 2017 results without negatively impacting 2018. Are you in cruise control or is your business chaos central? Be honest now! When your business still relies on a healthy traditional trade serviced by distributors the balance of sales in versus sales out is always a challenge.

8 Freight Shipping Trends Shippers Must Know for 2017

GlobalTranz

8 Freight Shipping Trends Shippers Must Know for 2017. With the official deadline for implementing electronic logging devices less than one year away, more freight shipping providers will be upgrading technology and systems in 2017, reports Matt Sullivan. Reduced capacity and increased demand will also weigh heavily on the industry, but the biggest impact will be felt in fall 2017, following the ELD mandate. The freight industry of today is evolving rapidly.

St. Patrick’s Day 2017

Enterra Insights

Patrick’s Day 2017 appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Retailers love holidays. Holidays provide a focal point for promotions and sales. Patrick’s Day is no different. Kristen Cloud … Continued. The post St. Business Food and Drink Miscellaneous Supply Chain Enterra Solutions Stephen DeAngelis

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Trends & Predictions 2017: Grocery Shopping

Enterra Insights

The post Trends & Predictions 2017: Grocery Shopping appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Grocery shopping has been an activity in which humans have engaged since the first marketplaces were set up millennia ago. … Continued. Business Food and Drink Supply Chain Enterra Solutions Stephen DeAngelis

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Key Logistics and Supply Chain Shows to Attend in 2017

Logistics Viewpoints

It is time to start thinking about the supply chain shows you will be attending in 2017. Here is a list of the key supply chain events of 2017. Learning & Leadership conferences logistics supply chain

Was 2017 the Turning Point for the Digital Supply Chain?

Enterra Insights

Looking back what might historians have to say about 2017? The post Was 2017 the Turning Point for the Digital Supply Chain? It depends, of course, on whether you are looking at … Continued. appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Digital Supply Chain Artificial Intelligence Big Data Business Cognitive Computing digital supply chain Enterra Solutions Internet of Things Stephen DeAngelis Supply Chain

Will Supply Chain Planning Productivity be a Hot Topic in 2017?

ToolsGroup

Planning productivity can be increased by segmenting tasks according to the tools best suited for the activity. For years, planning productivity has not been a particularly hot topic at most companies.

River Logic to Attend NASCES 2017 in Chicago

River Logic

DALLAS, TX — August 15, 2017 — River Logic will be exhibiting at the North American Supply Chain Executive Summit September 11-12th in Chicago. Insider Partners Supply Chain Events

[e-Book] The Most Impactful Supply Chain & Logistics Trends in 2017

GlobalTranz

Download the all new Cerasis e-book "The Most Impactful Supply Chain & Logistics Trends in 2017" by Filling out the Form Below. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post [e-Book] The Most Impactful Supply Chain & Logistics Trends in 2017 appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

Shaman’s Journal 2017

Supply Chain Insights

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CEO FMCG Letter to Santa Claus (aka Father Christmas) 2017

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

Dear Father Christmas,, Route to Market Christmas Logistics Service Provider Dave Jordan CEO Humour Performance Improvement Traditional Trade S&OP Sales Inventory Management & Stock Control

How Can I Drive Lights-Out Planning?

Supply Chain Shaman

Inquiry is increasing. Company dissatisfaction with supply chain planning is growing. The goal is to improve insights while decreasing the number of planners. The growing dissatisfaction is on the inadequacies of today’s technologies. Yesterday, I facilitated a group of business leaders attempting to drive innovation in supply chain practices. The last five years were tough for the group.

PINC nominated finalist for the 2017 MHI Innovation Award

PINC

PINC's inventory robotics solution, PINC Air, has been selected as one of the most innovative solutions of 2017. digital disruption supply chain logistics innovation digital supply chain drones inventory robotics

2017 Distribution Industry Outlook

NFI Industries

In 2017, low interest rates, consumer spending and growth in e-commerce will continue the trend for a strong year in the warehousing industry. In 2016, demand for warehouse space reached a record high as shippers continued to expand their operations, or adapt to the changing e-commerce and fulfillment environment 1. This year, the distribution industry will. Read More. Distribution Supply Chain 3pl

The Top Supply Chain Trends in 2017

River Logic

2016 saw the rise of big data as a key tool in the quest for efficiency, internet of things (IoT) technologies being used in vehicles to improve fleet management, and a reshaping of supply chains to meet demand for same-day and same-hour deliveries. Supply Chain

2017 Logistics Year In Review

NFI Industries

NFI’s executive team shares their insight into the top trends of 2017. This past year, the supply chain industry evolved to accommodate numerous factors. Variables like new administration, advances in technologies, and changing consumer behavior are shifting how companies approach logistics, today and moving forward. William Mahoney, Senior Vice President Dedicated Transportation We are excited. Read More. Distribution Global Intermodal Real Estate Supply Chain Transportation

Global Supply Chain Report 2017 (Guest Post by Dexter Galvin)

SCM Research

Our latest Global Supply Chain Report 2017 , written in partnership with BSR and the Carbon Trust, revealed emissions savings of 434 million tonnes disclosed by suppliers in 2016. I am happy to share the following guest post by Dexter Galvin, Head of Supply Chain, CDP. Thank you for contributing to my blog. That’s more than the annual emissions of France, and it shows that the supply chain is a critical component – the missing link – in securing our sustainable, low-carbon future.

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Supply Chain Predictions for 2017

The Network Effect

The post Supply Chain Predictions for 2017 appeared first on The Network Effect. By Gene Tyndall, Executive Vice President, Tompkins International Editor: There are a lot of predictions floating around at this time. Digital Supply Chain Leadership and Strategy Supply Chain Management cloud digital supply chain digital transformation digitalization scp supply chain planning

Will 2017 Drive a Higher TMS Adoption for Small to Mid-Sized Shippers?

GlobalTranz

2017 is projected to be a year in which more shippers break out of the mold, embracing newer transportation management systems ( TMSs ). Unfortunately, this means predictions for adoption rates in 2017 would be likely to remain in this range. It is in your best interest to implement a TMS now, and 2017 is the year to do it. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post Will 2017 Drive a Higher TMS Adoption for Small to Mid-Sized Shippers?

Supply Chain Inventory Optimization – Beyond the Analytics

GlobalTranz

It is easy to make analytics the cornerstone of warehouse and distribution center management. While analytics offer remarkable insights into supply chain inventory optimization, warehouse managers must still understand how the use of slotting optimization technology impacts other processes.

Top 10 Logistics Stories of 2017

Logistics Viewpoints

2017 is just about in the books, and it has been a busy year for the supply chain industry. Drones 2017 has been the year of the drone. The post Top 10 Logistics Stories of 2017 appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Let’s look back at ten of the top logistics stories of the year. There’s been a lot of interest in using drones for last mile deliveries. In the US, an easing of FAA regulations could finally make it a reality, which is good news for the likes […].

Top 10 Supply Chain Innovations of 2017

Material Handling & Logistics

Our salute to the best advancements in supply chain technology, processes and labor management from 2017. With all the natural disasters, political posturings and sexual harassment revelations dominating the news cycle of the past year, we sure could use some good news, and that’s exactly what we’ve got for you—the 2017 MH&L Innovation Awards.

Supply Chain and Logistics Trends in 2017

All Things Supply Chain

For several years… Supply Chain Management supply chain 2017 supply chain trends“The digital transformation is no longer just a buzzword.” ” This was a well-fitting conclusion from Prof. Dr. Raimund Klinker at last year’s international logistics congress in Berlin.

Why Is Blockchain Not Hotter?

Supply Chain Shaman

We will be discussing these topics, and many more, at the upcoming Supply Chain Insights Global Summit on September 5-8, 2017. I was sitting with a representative from the United Nations on my way back from Colombia. As we took off from Bogota, we discussed the potential of blockchain to help her with feeding children in the highlands of the Colombian-Venezuelan border.