The Top 6 Trends in Logistics Impacting Shippers in 2017

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The election is over, but the race is just starting for logistics providers. Although rate volatility is expected to stabilize in 2017, organizations must do more with fewer resources to survive. The Top 6 Trends in Logistics Impacting Shippers in 2016. Logistics

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The Top 10 Logistics Blog Posts from 2017

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Today is day three of our annual year-end series highlighting the top blog posts in each of our 5 main categories: Manufacturing , Supply Chain , Logistics , Transportation , Freight. These will only contain posts written in 2017. The Top 10 Logistics Blog Posts from 2017.

Top 10 Talking Logistics Videos and Posts in 2017

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As 2017 comes to an end, a quick thank you to all of our readers, followers, and sponsors for another great year of learning and conversation on Talking Logistics. Adelante SCM just celebrated its 7-year anniversary, and next month we’ll celebrate Talking Logistics’ 5-year anniversary.

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The Trends Shaping Supply Chain and Logistics: Takeaways from Descartes Evolution 2017

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Drones and its future in supply chain and logistics processes. Which is why a drone took flight from the stage during Ryan’s keynote address at the Descartes Evolution 2017 Conference a couple of weeks ago and broadcast real-time video of the audience as it flew across the front of the hall.

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The 4 Stages of Supply Chain Analytics

Again and again, the quality of supply chain and logistics. A Deloitte study in 2017 found 49% of. Supply Chain Data Maturity A Guide to Transformation. How Mature is Your Supply Chain? Digital transformation is now a central theme in the industry. This isn’t.

Logistics Technology Q2 2017 Roundup

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Logistics Technology Q2 2017 Roundup. Logistics Technology Trends. Following weak 2016 pricing and lower shipping volumes, logistics spend as a percentage of the US GDP dropped from 7.84% in 2015 to 7.5% Visibility, Ground Drones and Cross-Border SMB E-Commerce.

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This Week in Logistics News (October 23-27, 2017)

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Moving on, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: Introducing Amazon Key, a New Level of Delivery Convenience for Prime Members. Ryder Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results.

This Week in Logistics News (March 20-24, 2017)

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Moving on to this week’s supply chain and logistics news… Walmart Secures Patent for Drones to Carry Products Inside Stores (Digital Trends). Lineage Logistics Announces Strategic Partnership with BluJay Solutions. Cass Truckload Linehaul Index (February 2017).

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Shoveling Snow with a Dustpan (Takeaways from BluJay Solutions’ SOAR 2017 Conference)

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As I prepared my keynote presentation for the BluJay Solutions’ SOAR 2017 conference , I recalled this experience and saw it as a good metaphor for the difficulties many companies are having today responding effectively to the blizzard of supply chain management.

This Week in Logistics News (November 13-17, 2017)

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Outside the courtroom, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: Tesla Reveals Semi Truck With 500-Mile Range (WSJ – sub. Elon Musk (@elonmusk) November 15, 2017. In case you’re wondering, I did get selected as a juror this week.

Your Supply Chain Probably Has a Data Problem - Start There

online sales in 2017 came from Amazon. Supply chain and logistics people spend. Today when supply chain and logistics teams are tasked.

The 9 Key Considerations of an Effective Last Mile Logistics Strategy

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Understanding last mile logistics is only half the battle. Shippers need to reevaluate their existing last mile logistics processes and devise an effective last mile logistics strategy that aligns consumer and business expectation. In fact, an effective last mile logistics strategy must consider these nine key points. Planning Is Essential To Have an Effective Last Mile Logistics Strategy. Logistics

The 2017 State of Logistics Report: Uncertainty, Unsustainabiltiy Usurp Logistics  

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The 28th Annual Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals ( CSCMP ) 2017 State of Logistics Report, published by A.T. Logistics Costs Are Unsustainable. logistics costs fell last year for the first time since 2009, reflecting concern within the industry.

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The Top 10 Supply Chain Blog Posts from 2017

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Today, is day two of our annual year-end series highlighting the top blog posts in each of our 5 main categories: Manufacturing , Supply Chain , Logistics , Transportation Management , Freight. These will only contain posts written in 2017.

This Week in Logistics News (October 9-13, 2017)

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I’m on borrowed time this morning, so let’s go straight to the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: DAT Freight Index Hits All-Time High in September.

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Supply Chain and Logistics Trends in 2017

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

This Week in Logistics News (May 15-19, 2017)

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Nonetheless, I put on my cycling gear and went for a couple of rides this week as I begin turning up the training dial in preparation for our Logistics Leaders for Type 1 Diabetes Cure team ride, which is just four months away in Saratoga Springs, NY.

HS 2017 Reform Is Here: Are You Prepared?

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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. Importers, exporters, manufacturers, and Logistics Service Providers (LSPs) must review the changes to ensure expedient compliance. Global environmental and social issues are the major drivers of the HS 2017 amendments.²

This Week in Logistics News (March 13-17, 2017)

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Last year I organized our first Logistics Leaders for Type 1 Diabetes Cure cycling team (LL4T1DCure) to raise money for JDRF , the leading non-profit organization focused on T1D research. Who will wear the jersey this year?

Supply Chain and Logistics Trends in 2017

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Dr. Raimund Klinker at last year’s international logistics congress in Berlin. For several years now, we have all been aware of the fact that … Continue reading → Supply Chain Management supply chain 2017 supply chain trends

The 6 Trends Third Party Logistics Service Providers Will Drive to Empower Shipper Success in 2017

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2017 will not be a bed of roses for third party logistics service providers, nor will the coming year be filled with thorns in the sides of major supply chain entities. By understanding how the industry will evolve throughout 2017, you can prepare your organization for the challenges and opportunities that will come. The Trump administration could be a redeeming feature for the logistics industry, but some of his recent promises could come at a great price.

The Top 7 Manufacturing Blog Posts from 2017

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Today, we kick off our annual year-end series highlighting the top blog posts in each of our 5 main categories: Manufacturing , Supply Chain , Logistics , Transportation Management , Freight. These will only contain posts written in 2017. Top Manufacturing Blog Posts for 2017.

This Week in Logistics News (August 7-11, 2017)

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It was a relatively quiet week for supply chain and logistics news, but here are the items that caught my attention. C-TPAT reauthorization legislation is introduced (Logistics Management).

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5 Podcasts for Supply Chain and Logistics Professionals

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These podcasts bring the latest news and thought leadership in the supply chain and logistics industries right to your earbuds. If you’re looking to increase your podcast listening , here are five that highlight topics of interest to supply chain and logistics professionals.

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

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The reality is that the speed at which the supply chain & logistics industries are changing are breathtaking. Download the all new Cerasis e-book "The Most Impactful Supply Chain & Logistics Trends in 2017" by Filling out the Form Below. It is vital that, despite all new technology, we as supply chain & logistics practitioners are leaning on tried and true practices. e-Books Logistics Supply Chain

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Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2017

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Editor’s Note: This is one of the most popular posts we publish every year: our list of supply chain and logistics events to attend in the coming year. Below is a short list of the supply chain and logistics conferences scheduled for 2017. Happy learning and networking in 2017!

What Is Last Mile Logistics & Why Are More Shippers Looking at This Transportation Function?

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Last mile logistics is among the most misunderstood parts of transportation networks. In addition, growth in e-commerce is radicalizing how shippers view last mile logistics. What Is Last Mile Logistics? . trillion wide by 2018, and demand on last mile logistics will grow.

The “First Five” Industrial Manufacturing Trends of 2017

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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.

PINC selected by Inbound Logistics magazine to its 2017 list of Top logistics technology providers

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PINC named TOP 100 Logistics IT provider for boosting supply chain performance and customer service while cutting overall logistics costs for customers. Every April, Inbound Logistics editors recognize 100 logistics IT companies that support and enable logistics excellence.

This Week in Logistics News (February 20-24, 2017)

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Anyway, the net result is that I’m on limited time this morning, so I’ll just highlight this week’s supply chain and logistics news without commentary and catch up next week. XPO Logistics Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results.

This Week in Logistics News (January 30 – February 3, 2017)

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I believe we are currently between Stage 2 and Stage 4 in many supply chain and logistics areas. Finally, in third-party logistics news, C.H. Toothy. Flossy. Sparkles.

This Week in Logistics News (April 3-7, 2017)

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In this week’s supply chain and logistics news… BluJay Solutions Acquires Leading Mobility Solutions Provider Blackbay. World-Class Logistics Solutions providers MercuryGate and Banyan Technology Announce Integration Partnership. My garage door is crumpled. How did it happen?

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Key Logistics and Supply Chain Shows to Attend in 2017

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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

What Are the Trends in Last Mile Logistics?

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Shippers face many challenges in successfully delivering products to end-users, and last mile logistics will be a core focus of change in the coming months. By 2018 alone, same-day delivery and last mile logistics will be valued at more than $1.35 Last Mile Logistics

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2017 State of Logistics: A Look Back

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2017 has been quite the year for the world of logistics. Distribution Global Intermodal Supply Chain Transportation 3pl Logistics Trucking WarehousingWith e-commerce booming and the adoption of new digital technology on the rise, it’s no secret that change is on the horizon.

This Week in Logistics News (March 6-10, 2017)

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Anyway, I’m on borrowed time again this morning, so let’s go straight to the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: Kewill and LeanLogistics Rebrand as BluJay Solutions, Unveil World’s First Global Trade Network. It’s snowing outside.

7 Incredible Benefits of Cloud-Based Logistics Management

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In the below article I propose to have a look at the main benefits and advantages of the cloud-based logistics management. Each industry has its peculiarities, among the others, in the logistics, manufacturing, and supply. The cloud-based logistics is a “pay-per-use” model.