The Top 2019 Logistics Trends Shippers Should Know

Cerasis

The state of the logistics industry is evolving. 2019 is shaping up to be a year in which warehouses and distribution centers continue the development and implementation of technology-based processes. The Top Logistics Trends that Will Impact Logistics Management in 2018?.

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Which Industries Will Demand Greater Logistics Capabilities in 2019

Cerasis

economy, regardless of the slight shakeup at the end of 2018, alludes to a year in which logistics capabilities will expand. Consider these industries and areas of the economy where logistics capabilities will expand throughout 2019. Strong growth in the U.S.

February 2019 Global PMI Indices Point to Discernable Slowdown in Demand and Supply Activity Levels

Supply Chain Matters

With the bulk of global manufacturing PMI indices now reported for February 2019, what is becoming very apparent is that China’s economic slowdown is having a discernable impact on other regions, perhaps far more accelerated that originally anticipated.

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Trends 2019: Manufacturing

Enterra Insights

Over half-a-dozen years ago, Brookings Institution analysts, Susan Helper, Timothy Krueger, and Howard Wial, asserted, “Manufacturing matters to the United States because it provides high-wage jobs, commercial innovation (the nation’s largest source), a key to trade deficit reduction, and a disproportionately large contribution to environmental sustainability.”[1] Manufacturing trends. The changing manufacturing environment is often described as Industry 4.0

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End to End Supply Chain Visibility - Solving The Data Problem

Retailers and manufacturers. ClearMet al | Solving the Data Problem in Supply Chain Transformation ClearMetal is a predictive logistics company that uses AI to enable supply. that has long plagued retailers, manufacturers and 3PLs-- leveraging a.

This Week in Logistics News (March 4-8, 2019)

Talking Logistics

And with that, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: Walmart Toughens Delivery Demands for Suppliers (WSJ – sub. P&G and Wayfair: More Shippers Taking Direct Control of Logistics Operations.

Which Industries will Demand Greater Logistics Capabilities in 2019

C3 Solutions

This post was originally posted on Cerasis.com and written by Adam Robinson, Marketing Manager at Cerasis.

This Week in Logistics News (February 4-8, 2019)

Talking Logistics

Here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week. req’d) Walmart taking over operations at Inland distribution centers [operated by Schneider Logistics] (The Press-Enterprise). Stating the Obvious: Amazon Competes in Transportation and Logistics Services.

This Week in Logistics News (January 14-18, 2019)

Talking Logistics

As reported by The Loadstar this week, “Blockchain logistics start-up OpenPort has notified shareholders it is out of funds and intends to proceed with liquidation.” In the meantime, here’s the rest of this week’s supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention: U.S.

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Logistics Consolidation: Trends Arising From Consolidation of the Logistics Industry

Cerasis

Logistics consolidation will have a resounding effect on the industry in 2019. Logistics consolidation is a fancy way of describing the transition of shipping modes to accommodate available capacity. As a result of logistics consolidation.

Your Supply Chain Probably Has a Data Problem - Start There

of manufacturing and sales into a business process that generates new. The first challenge all shippers, including retailers, manufacturers, and 3PLs. Supply chain and logistics people spend. Today when supply chain and logistics teams are tasked.

Chinese Branded Subway Cars in U.S. Transit Systems- 2019 Provides Changing Perspectives

Supply Chain Matters

The Supply Chain Matters blog provides our initial 2019 update on Chinese branded subway cars appearing in U.S. At the time, the Massachusetts Department of Transportation had awarded a contract to China’s state-owned rail equipment manufacturer CNR Corp. manufacturers.

March 8, 2019 Edition of This Week in Supply Chain Management Technology

Supply Chain Matters

The Supply Chain Matters blog features our March 8, 2019 Edition of This Week in Supply Chain Management Tech , a brief synopsis of noteworthy supply chain management focused technology news which we believe would be of specific interest to our global-based readership. . Copyright 2019.

Trends 2019: Supply Chain

Enterra Insights

”[2] Below are some of the trends subject matter experts suggest will impact supply chain operations in 2019. Janie Ryan ( @janiemryan ) writes, “As sanctions on Iran go into effect and Iranian oil exports decline, global oil prices could rise, putting even more pressure on logistics providers. A recent Financial Times article stresses that now is the time for manufacturers to diversify their product portfolios to reduce risk.”[3] We live in hectic times.

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2019 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains Research Report Now Available for Downloading

Supply Chain Matters

The Supply Chain Matters blog announces that The Ferrari Consulting and Research Group ’s research report, 2019 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains , is now available for complimentary downloading. Copyright 2019.

February 22, 2019 Edition of This Week in Supply Chain Tech

Supply Chain Matters

This week’s highlights again reflect a theme of a lot of money flowing into logistics and supply chain management process innovation. . The company plans to utilize added funding to fund joint development with various truck manufacturers and component suppliers. Copyright 2019.

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The Implications of U.S. Justice Department Dismissal of Alleged Ocean Container Shipping Cartels Has Multiple Consequences

Supply Chain Matters

In 2017, the industry began forming and operating alliance networks focused on major shipping lanes, eventually serving nearly all manufactured goods across the globe’s major trade routes. Copyright 2019, The Ferrari Consulting and Research Group and the Supply Chain Matters® blog.

What challenges must today’s automotive manufacturers overcome?

Quintiq

Some of the most innovative developments currently being delivered by automotive manufacturers include new drive technologies, autonomous driving and connected cars. The assembly line sets the pace in automotive manufacturing. Automotive Manufacturing

February 8 2019 Edition of This Week in Supply Chain Tech

Supply Chain Matters

Logistics technology and services provider Descartes Systems announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire the businesses run by the Management Systems Resources and its associated group of companies operating under the names of Visual Compliance , eCustoms and MSR.

Supply Chain Matters Features This Week in Supply Chain Tech- January 18, 2019 Edition

Supply Chain Matters

The Supply Chain Matters blog features our This Week in Supply Chain Management Tech column, a brief synopsis of noteworthy supply chain management focused technology news that occurred during the week of January 14, 2019. Copyright 2019.

Automation in the Warehouse: It’s All About Capacity

Cerasis

Average warehouse capacity utilization among manufacturers sits at 68 percent, reports Roberto Michel of Logistics Management. Getting The Most Out of Shipping In 2019.

2019 Transportation Industry Trends

GTG Technology Group

6 Transportation Industry Trends to Look for in 2019. 2018 has ended and 2019 is here! Below are the notable trends for 2019. Allowing the analytics to drive making decisions about the risks and costs of tariffs, suppliers, manufacturing and logistics.

Shipping Tech Integration Trends for 2019

Cerasis

This will allow shippers to reduce freight spend, gain control over logistics, and offer better customer service. The post Shipping Tech Integration Trends for 2019 appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Shipping tech integration is the future.

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Transportation in 2019 and Beyond: Key Factors Impacting Supply and Demand

Talking Logistics

As we begin 2019, what are the key lessons learned from last year, and what trends and factors should shippers keep an eye on to make sure they’re able to respond effectively to whatever happens in the transportation market in the weeks and months ahead? Robinson , in a recent episode of Talking Logistics. But what also came out of the session was a feeling that with new capacity now coming on-line, we should see better balance in 2019. What to watch for in 2019.

Bristlecone Flash – January 2019

Bristlecone

This greatly improves visibility across the supply chain, while accelerating logistics and financial reporting. – Medical Equipment Manufacturer. The post Bristlecone Flash – January 2019 appeared first on Bristlecone. GLOBAL PREMIUM JEWELRY BRAND SELECTS BRISTLECONE.

The Top 10 Supply Chain Blogs of 2018

Cerasis

That then allows us to create more of that kind of content for our award-winning blog This year we will feature the top blog posts by page views in the following categories: Manufacturing , Logistics , Freight , and the Supply Chain.

Tata Steel Makes Strides Towards an Autonomous Supply Chain Powered by Optimization Technology

AIMMS

Today, the steel manufacturing leader has an ambitious digital transformation agenda and is leveraging AIMMS technology to optimize operations in its home country. Before joining Tata, I worked with other steel manufacturing companies, like Jindal Steel.

This Turbulent Week in Brexit Events and Consequent Multi-industry Supply Chain Disruption Planning

Supply Chain Matters

Scenario #2 implies that capacity, safety stock inventory, logistics and transportation contingency plans or commitments need to remain active and diligent. Copyright 2019, The Ferrari Consulting and Research Group and the Supply Chain Matters® blog.

The Most Important Aspects of Supply Chain Label Design

Loftware

Labeling Loftware Logistics Supply Chain ManufacturingWhat makes a great enterprise labeling solution?

Report of Panic Among Some Amazon Suppliers

Supply Chain Matters

A Bloomberg report indicates that Amazon has suddenly stopped buying from many of its manufacturers and wholesalers in order to boost profits. A published Bloomberg report last week has captured the attention of quite a number of consumer goods and other B2C or B2B focused manufacturers.

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How GST (Goods and Services Tax) Has Affected Logistics in India!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Over time it was understood that this was much needed and it actually helped in organizing and setting up different logistics and transport sectors to speed up their overall processes. From the movement of trucks to managing a good economic supply chain, GST affected logistics in a great way.

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Unleashing Agility in Late-Stage Customization

Talking Logistics

How prepared are contract packagers/manufacturers to meet these new challenges and customer requirements? What are some of the key capabilities companies should look for in a solution to enable enhanced collaboration between CPG brands and their contract manufacturing partners.

The Top 10 Podcasts of 2018

Cerasis

This year we will feature the top blog posts by page views in the following categories: Manufacturing , Logistics , Freight , and the Supply Chain. Why Using Logistics & Transportation Technology is Vital to Gain “Shipper of Choice” in Any Capacity Crunch.

The Truth About Supply Chain Costs From a Logistics Perspective

Supply Chain Brain

Let's assume you have a successful product, a well-developed brand and a seamless manufacturing process. Now, you’re ready to take your product to the international stage

Rising costs to challenge supply chain in 2019

EFT

Companies at all stages of the supply chain are expecting rising costs in 2019, says eyefortransport’s new Supply Chain Hot Trends 2019 report , which is free to download now. of retailers, brands and manufacturers in the survey.