eft's 2018 & 2019 Event and Content Calendar


Channels: Supply Chain Event Date: Mon, 2018-01-01 to Tue, 2019-12-31 Event URL: [link] Number of attendees: 0 Event Organiser: eft Event Organiser E-mail: hgarner@eft.com Précis: Here is a complete calendar of all of eft's 2018 events and content released throughout the year. Entire Month Duration: No

Airbus Commits to Increased A320 Production Cadence Rate by 2019

Supply Chain Matters

In late May, Supply Chain Matters noted that commercial aircraft producer Airbus, in response to increased orders, was actively evaluating a further ramping-up of its A320 family production volume cadence. In February, the stated plan called for increasing monthly production from the current 42 to 50 aircraft per month by early 2017. However, evaluation was […].

Supply Chain News on MAPI Projects US will Finally Surpass Peak 2007 Manufacturing Output in 2019

Supply Chain Digest

MAPI Nearly Doubles its Forecast of Manufacturing Growth through 2021, with Even the Apparel Sector Seeing Some Goods News

IoT heading for mass adoption by 2019 driven by better-than-expected business results

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

A new global study 'The Internet of Things: Today and Tomorrow' published by Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, reveals that IoT will soon be widespread as 85% of businesses plan to implement IoT by 2019, driven by a need for innovation and business efficiency

4 Reasons Your Supply Chain is On The Verge of Extinction


That number is expected to grow to 548 billion dollars by 2019 The top 500 e-retailers generated 296.52-billion U.S. dollars in online shopping sales.

Smart Cities Begin with Connectivity

Enterra Insights

bn technology products and services by 2019,” reports … Continued. “Federal and local governments around the world are expected to spend $475.5 The post Smart Cities Begin with Connectivity appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

From Vine to Glass: Wine Supply Chain

Supply Chain Link

Americans now consume the most wine in the world and consumption is forecasted to increase by 2 percent between 2015 and 2019 1. From California to New Jersey, North America produces some of the best wines in the world with popularity increasing year-over-year.

Don’t risk falling behind: 3 things you can do to start mastering analytics


Gartner predicts that the analytics output of business users with self-service capabilities will surpass that of professional data scientists by 2019. In today’s business environment, you can’t remain competitive without mastering analytics.

Celebrating and Encouraging Women in Supply Chain

The 21st Century Supply Chain

Nominations for the 2019 STEP Ahead Award open August 1, 2018, so make sure to nominate yourself or someone you know who should be recognized for work furthering manufacturing and supply chain. by Mike McAllister By APICS CEO Abe Eshkenazi, CSCP, CPA, CAE.

It’s the era of Industry 4.0. Are you on board?


Estimates are suggesting continuous increases by an average of 30% between 2016 and 2019 to more than 400,000 units in 2019. Uncertainties swirling around the global markets necessitate going beyond spreadsheets into the realm of advanced scenario modeling.

Let's Get Digital: Supply Chains Are Going to Get Smarter in 2018

Supply Chain Nation

By 2019, 50% of manufacturers will be collaborating directly with customers and consumers regarding new and improved product designs through cloud-based crowdsourcing, virtual reality, and product virtualization, realizing up to a 25% improvement in product success rates.

Top 10 Blog Posts of 2017 - DAT Freight Talk Blog

DAT Solutions

2-Year ELD Delay Proposed in Congress - In July, Representative Brian Babin of Texas introduced a bill that sought to delay the ELD mandate until 2019.

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Liebherr Breaks Ground on €35 Million New Logistics Centre in Kirchdorf


The centre, which is projected to cost €35 Million, is expected to be complete its first phase 2019 and will create an incoming goods area with a high-bay warehouse. Liebherr-Hydraulikbagger GmbH has broken ground on a new logistics centre in Kirchdorf, which is situated in northern Austria, placing it around 120km from Munich by road.

The Ongoing Impact of E-Commerce on the Supply Chain

The 21st Century Supply Chain

By the end of 2019, enterprise-wide improvements in resiliency and visibility will have rendered short-term forecasting moot for 50 percent of all consumer products manufacturers and 25 percent of all others.

New Five-Year Highway Bill Brings Changes to Transportation and Logistics Industry

Ryder Exchange

For the transportation and logistics industry, the long-awaited highway bill also includes funds for road and rail projects and renews the Export-Import Bank to September 2019.

Consumer Goods Forum Creates Sustainable Supply Chain Program

Material Handling & Logistics

The development process for the environmental benchmark is planned to begin in early 2019.

Editor’s Pick: 8 Truckload Market Trends for 2018

Talking Logistics

But there are several trends presenting themselves that will help us redefine what “normal” means for truckload in 2018 and 2019. Note: Today’s post is part of our “ Editor’s Pick ” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics. In this post, Steve Raetz, Director of Research and Market Intelligence at C.H.

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The top 25 supply chains and Survivor

The 21st Century Supply Chain

In 2019, it’s likely both Unilever and McDonald’s will also be voted off the island and move into the Masters category, as well. by CJ Wehlage A few years ago, Kevin O’Marah said Gartner’s Top 25 Supply Chains was getting increasingly boring. Apple and P&G were annually #1 and #2.

3 Compelling Reasons to Start Using Prescriptive Analytics


billion in value by 2019. If you’ve read up on the latest topics in the field of data analysis, then you’ve probably encountered the term Prescriptive Analytics. Prescriptive Analytics is a type of Advanced Analytics that results in a recommended action.

4 unstoppable forces that WILL change your end-to-end supply chain

The 21st Century Supply Chain

What’s even more frightening is the fact the research also shows 65% of the millions of smart devices already available on the market will be hackable by 2019. by Alexa Cheater If there’s one thing you can count on in supply chain, it’s that things will change. Often.

Walmart’s Key to Unlocking its Full Online Growth Potential

Supply Chain 24/7

According to a Credit Suisse analyst, Walmart plans to hit a 40% US online growth target by 2019, and the company may have found a way to relieve its online growth concerns, as well as get it to its targets in the next two years

Supply Chain Artificial Intelligence Offers Wisdom to Supply Chain Management


However, the value of content analytics, discovery, and cognitive systems software is expected to grow $5 billion before 2019. If you compare these predictions, the estimated values indicate a sudden growth of 500 percent from 2019 to 2025 will probably occur.

E-Commerce Disrupts Freight Seasons, Boosts Spot Market Volume

DAT Solutions

If that rate continues, total online sales will double, from just under $300 billion in 2014 to over $600 billion by 2019. The rapid growth of e-commerce has led major online retailers to re-design their supply chain models, according to Mark Montague, DAT senior pricing analyst.

Drug Companies Consider Blockchain for the Supply Chain

Supply Chain Nation

New regulations that are set to go into effect in 2019 are forcing pharmaceutical companies to reevaluate their supply chains. Friday in 5 – interesting news from around the supply chain landscape, served up in one spot to keep you up to date.

Is Hyperloop the Next Great Supply Chain Technology?

The 21st Century Supply Chain

The CEO of the company behind the test (Hyperloop One) estimates that the system will be transporting cargo by 2019 and passengers by 2021. by Melissa Clow This guest post comes to us from Argentus Supply Chain Recruiting , a boutique recruitment firm specializing in Supply Chain Management.

Shippers Can Expect Contract Rates to Moderate – But When?

DAT Solutions

Capacity Challenges May Persist Into 2019. Instead, it could be uneven, with some markets facing challenges well into 2019, even as other regions approach a reasonable equilibrium. Shippers are asking, “How much longer will this challenging freight environment last?”

How the ELD Mandate & Other Regulations Will Impact the Capacity Crunch


Truckers with existing ELDs from the pre-ELD mandate period will be automatically grandfathered into the existing list of ELDs at the end of 2019. Within one month, the electronic logging device mandate will take effect. While shippers have known about the mandate for two years, truckers, shippers and carriers are still concerned about how it will impact capacity.

Sharing is Caring – and also the Future of Logistics

Inventory and Supply Chain Optimization

25, 2019, 6:42 am – the alarm is going off. Monday Feb. Much too early considering I planned on waking up at 7:00 am. A sleepy glance at the display turns what was first anger about the shortened sleeping time … Continue reading → General carsharing logistics shareconomy

This Week in Logistics News (May 28 – June 1, 2018)

Talking Logistics

Descartes Reports Fiscal 2019 First Quarter Financial Results. I’ve been using the same headshot photo for over 16 years.

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Impact of Trump Pulling out of the Paris Climate Agreement on Manufacturing & Transportation


Since the enforcement date was November 4, 2016, a country cannot submit a notification of withdrawal until November 4, 2019. This means that if President Trump follows through with submitting a notification of withdrawal in 2019, actual withdrawal will not occur until the day after the 2020 election. The Paris Climate Agreement. Let those words hang for a moment.

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The Top 10 Logistics Blog Posts from 2017


Did you know that from as soon as 2019, new technologies could be revolutionising and improving efficiency in warehouses? As each year comes to a close, we all look back on the year that was in reflection.

2-Year ELD Delay Proposed in Congress

DAT Solutions

Truckers will have until 2019 to install electronic logging devices (ELD) if newly proposed legislation becomes law. The ELD Extension Act was submitted to the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee by Rep. Brian Babin (R, Texas) who announced the bill today. "If

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Sustainability in Logistics: Shippers Step up Initiatives to Combat 3 Obstacles


Near and far, logistics providers and shippers are renewing their focus on sustainability to build the manufacturing giants of tomorrow. As explained by Bob Trebilcock , sustainability in logistics initiatives are ranked as “very important” for up to 40.6 percent of supply chain organization.