Why Blockchain Within The Supply Chain Makes Perfect Sense

Cerasis

WHITE PAPER] The Top Supply Chain Trends that Will Impact Supply Chain Management in 2018. Multiple manufacturers, multiple relationships, multiple distribution models, multiple contracts. Tracking the lineage of a product — from parts manufacturing to lot codes and destination points along the chain — not only supports concurrent optimization, but also ensures the integrity of the product (fair labor, anti-counterfeit, and socially responsible.)

The Industrial Internet of Things, Manufacturing, Supply Chain & Logistics: Where Are We & Where Are We Going?

Cerasis

trillion to $14 trillion by 2022. Spending has increased by $2 billion annually, and projections indicate spending rates will increase in 2018 to $3 billion annually, reports Business Insider. Furthermore, the IoT is directly linked to better risk management programs in manufacturing too, explains Industry Week. Fleet or transportation management is another aspect of manufacturing reaping the rewards of the IoT.

Yowza! A Nine-Step Decision Process to Help Guide Supply Chain Planning Selection

Supply Chain Shaman

The tools could not model the business of a food manufacturer with multiple divisions. The choices in 2022 will be radically different from 2018. Yowza: Excitement or approval. Get a cup of coffee. This is a long post. <Bear

The New Solar Tariff Promises Big Changes in Clean Energy Manufacturing

Elementum

The so-called “safeguard tariffs” will decline each year by 5 percent before expiring in 2023.The move comes in response to a petition last year from solar panel manufacturers Suniva and SolarWorld. panel manufacturers were being harmed by imports and recommended a 35 percent tariff against foreign panel manufacturers. Manufacturing only comprises a small portion (about 14 percent ) of all jobs in the solar industry.

Small Manufacturers Play Critical Role in Securing the Supply Chain

Material Handling & Logistics

While 75% of manufacturing companies have a program to promote cybersecurity awareness, only 37% believe that their programs are very to completely effective. manufacturing firms have fewer than 20 employees and 98% have fewer than 500. million worker shortage is anticipated by 2022.

Trends 2019: Business Technology

Enterra Insights

Gartner predicts that by 2022, at least 40 percent of new application development projects will have AI co-developers on the team.”[4] Gartner predicts that by 2022, 70 percent of enterprises will be experimenting with immersive technologies for consumer and enterprise use, and 25 percent will be deployed for production. Additive Manufacturing (aka 3D Printing). 1] David Weldon, “ 10 top technology trends to watch in 2019 ,” Information Management , 12 October 2018. [2]

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The Counterfeit Economy

Elementum

In total, this black market is expected to represent $991 billion of the global economy by 2022. Manufacturers, packagers, distributors, and logistics providers need to be able to work together to create and communicate a new set of standards and norms.

Security: A Big Challenge for the Internet of Things

Enterra Insights

Each of those myriad networks involves sensor manufacturers, network providers, and analytics platforms. Edwin Lopez ( @EdwinLopezT37 ) and Jennifer McKevitt ( @mckvt ) report a study by Mobile Experts concludes, “High demand could lead Internet of Things makers to triple production by 2022, shipping $70 million worth of devices in the next five years compared to $22 million today.”[2]

The Internet of Things is over 30 Years Old and still in Its Infancy

Enterra Insights

He explains, “Robert Gordon argues that, with the exception of a decade starting in the mid-1990s, information networks have not driven productivity in the way that electricity transformed the American manufacturing sector in the 20th Century. But some believe now that IoT can boost productivity growth by increasing the efficiency of traditional business operations such as manufacturing, transportation, and retail.”

Big Tech and Auto Battle for the World’s Cobalt Resources

Elementum

Volkswagen recently announced plans to invest €34 billion ($42 billion) in battery-powered cars by 2022. Questions about how the auto-manufacturing giant would meet production goals arose soon after. In 2006, lithium-ion batteries consumed only 20% of the global cobalt supply. Ten years later, that number has more than doubled.

5 Disruptions Shaping the Digital Transformation in Distribution and Logistics

Supply Chain Nation

Manufacturing and retail transformations, technology disruptions and digitalization of data have redefined the roles of distributors and third party logistics (3PLs). Digital Transformations in the Manufacturing and Retail Industries.

Big Tech and Auto Battle for the World’s Cobalt Resources

Elementum

Volkswagen recently announced plans to invest €34 billion ($42 billion) in battery-powered cars by 2022. Questions about how the auto-manufacturing giant would meet production goals arose soon after. In 2006, lithium-ion batteries consumed only 20% of the global cobalt supply.

Your Guide to Multichannel Selling

Unleashed

For example, a manufacturer who is selling to a few wholesalers would have sent out a catalogue to them. The wholesalers would then have to call the manufacturer and order over the phone, or via email. For example, a manufacturer might sell through the traditional methods of catalogues.

The Counterfeit Economy

Elementum

In total, this black market is expected to represent $991 billion of the global economy by 2022. Manufacturers, packagers, distributors, and logistics providers need to be able to work together to create and communicate a new set of standards and norms. Product counterfeiting and piracy are pervasive across almost all countries and industries.

10 Ways IoT Can Improve Supply Chains

IQMS

By 2020, Discrete Manufacturing, Transportation & Logistics and Utilities industries are projected to spend $40B each on IoT platforms, systems, and services. in 2022, achieving a 10.7% The graphic below illustrates how digital twins streamline additive manufacturing.

3 Reasons Why the Pharma Supply Chain is Ripe for Digital Transformation

Aera Technology

percent CAGR through 2022. are transforming capabilities to manage this massive network of manufacturers, distributors, pharmacies and patients. For 2018 and beyond, the pharma supply chain will need to venture into the world of digital transformation.

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Top 5 coffee roaster manufacturers

Exapro Hub

As coffee roaster manufacturers have the passion for good coffee, Exapro has the passion for used industrial machinery market and its evolution since 2004. Since then, we were wondering what could be the top 5 coffee roaster manufacturers ever listed on Exapro.com among more than 60 brands.

Trends 2019: Supply Chain

Enterra Insights

A recent Financial Times article stresses that now is the time for manufacturers to diversify their product portfolios to reduce risk.”[3] He predicts, “By 2023, talent shortages in the supply chain for 75 percent of the top 500 manufacturers worldwide will largely have been mitigated using supply chain digital assistants.”[6] ” Supply Chain Network , 5 December 2018. [2] We live in hectic times. The U.S. is in a trade war with the world.

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Building the Future of my Supply Chain

DynaSys

On June 13th, we have invited our customers and partners to Bordeaux (France) to share their vision and plans to take their supply chain to the next level. . Today there are trends we can’t ignore.

Guide to warehouse robots: types of warehouse robots, uses, navigation & more

6 River Systems

between 2017 and 2022, reaching $6 billion in value by 2022 , with the U.S. Markets & Markets predicts that the warehouse robotics market in the food and beverages industry will continue to grow at a high rate through the year 2022.

Ten Best Retailers at Handling Dangerous Chemicals

Material Handling & Logistics

Walgreens and Staples plan to launch their chemicals policies in 2018. . By 2022, Walmart aims to reduce its consumables chemical footprint for Walmart U.S. One-third of 30 major U.S.