Will Trucking Challenges Transform JITS in North America?

QAD

Trucking Challenges in North America. While the challenge may be looming globally, the North American automotive manufacturing base may be more inclined to try and dilute their just-in-time-sequence (JITS) supply loops. But why just in North America?

ToolsGroup Names David Barton General Manager of North America

ToolsGroup

BOSTON (May 13, 2019) – ToolsGroup, a global leader in supply chain planning software, announced today that David Barton has joined ToolsGroup as the new general manager of North America.

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21st Annual Logistics CIO Forum: North America

EFT

leaders shape the digital future of logistics Entire Month Duration: No Region: North America

How Lot Traceability Can Help Your Business

Unleashed

Business Tips batch tracking CA Canada inventory tracking NA North America traceability track and traceIf you’re the manager of a manufacturing business , you’ll do whatever it takes to keep a factory running without a hitch. Factories are complex, busy places with a lot of systems, machinery and processes in place. Technology plays a key part in the manufacturing world.

Top Supply Chain and Logistics Automation Trends to Watch for in 2019

Cerasis

Shippers need to understand the top supply chain and logistics automation trends to watch for in 2019. However, 2019 will see more companies develop like freight tendering and scheduling systems that will allow companies to streamline logistics management.

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Driverless Truck Platooning: Is There Enough ROI?

Talking Logistics

As reported by Heavy Duty Trucking last week, “Daimler Trucks North America has decided to pass on platooning and focus instead on advancing its position in vehicle automation.” Above the Fold Transportation Management Daimler Trucks North America driverless trucks truck platooning

Parade will speak at the 3PL Value Creation NA Summit 2019

Parade

Parade, the leading intelligence and engagement platform, has been selected to speak at the 2019. On October 15-17th, Armstrong & Associates is hosting the seventh annual 3PL Value Creation North America Summit in Chicago, Illinois.

Transforming Your Supply Chain Into an Opportunity Center

Supply Chain Brain

Last year, supply-chain disruptions hit a record high, with North America at the top of the list as the most affected region

Quarterly Industry Report: Q1 of 2019

Transplace

Quarterly Industry Report: Q1 of 2019. Three months into 2019, the industry has already experienced a number of developments impacting shippers and carriers alike. Mexico Border impact supply chains across North America and directly affect the freight market.

Trends on the Horizon in 2019

Inbound Logistics

The four trends that will have the greatest impact on operations in North America in the coming year, according to DHL Supply Chain

Apparel and footwear: At what point is missed sales better than excess inventory?

Kinaxis

In adidas’s recent earnings call, CEO Kasper Rorsted warned that adidas would miss its 2019 growth target because its supply chain was unable to meet the huge demand for its mid-priced apparel, especially in North America. by Harish Iyer.

Preparing for the International Roadcheck 2019

PLS Logistics

Summer is just around the corner, and so is the most disruptive week in the trucking industry: the International Roadcheck 2019. The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) blitz is the largest inspection on the commercial motor vehicles in North America.

Supply chain gender gap the topic of focus at MIT event

Kinaxis

by Leah McGuire Leah McGuire, Kerry Currier and Francini Ortiz at the 2019 MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics Women in Supply Chain Summit, where the gender gap in supply chain was the topic of focus.

Prescriptive Analytics is Going Mainstream. Is your Organization Ready?

AIMMS

Source: Gartner, Forecast Snapshot: Prescriptive Analytics Software, Worldwide, 2019. Source: Gartner, Market Guide for Supply Chain Analytics Technology, May 28, 2019. With rising supply chain complexity, organizations are racing to improve the pace and quality of decision-making.

The 13th Annual Health Care Supply Chain Summit, 28th – 29th January 2019, New Orleans

ivalua

Join us at The 13th Annual Health Care Supply Chain Summit 2019. We look forward to meeeting you at the event where we will be represented by Ty Levine, our Marketing Director for North America. The post The 13th Annual Health Care Supply Chain Summit, 28th – 29th January 2019, New Orleans appeared first on Ivalua Ivalua is working with many Healthcare organisations such as Select Medical and Maxim Healtcare.

How Supply Chain Planning Can Create Profit in a Declining Market

ToolsGroup

It bought its main rivals to become North America’s largest fine paper manufacturer. [1] When a business finds itself in a declining market, failing to stay in lock step with customer demand poses an existential threat.

Supply Chain Planning BPO: What’s Driving It and Should You Get On Board?

ToolsGroup

Now Gartner reports that SCP BPO is gaining traction ( Market Guide for Supply Chain Planning BPO or BPaaS, 29 July 2019 ), particularly in North America and Europe. You know that great feeling you get when you have an expert getting the job done?

Freightera Featured in North America Cargo Logistics Conference in Vancouver on Feb 5, 2020

Freightera

The post Freightera Featured in North America Cargo Logistics Conference in Vancouver on Feb 5, 2020 appeared first on Freightera Blog. Freightera CEO to Open the Cargo Tech Track at the 2020 Cargo Logistics Canada Expo in Vancouver.

Grocery Retail Trends 2019

RELEX Solutions

Looking into 2019, we’ve again listed some of the top trends in grocery retail for 2019. Interest in sustainability and concern about consumer behavior’s impact on the environment was a major trend in 2018 and will be even more so in 2019.

PE Lifecycle: Earlier is better, but is it ever too late to bring in a supply chain and operations consulting partner?

Maine Pointe

Maine Pointe’s private equity executives, Mark McTigue, EVP North America, Joseph Esteves, VP North America and Jamie Loder, VP Europe, ask whether, in an increasingly volatile global market, there is ever a wrong time to invest in supply chain and operational improvement.

Trending Transportation Updates: June 2019

PLS Logistics

Transportation Updates: June Roadcheck 2019 Reveals Violations The International Roadcheck 2019 is the largest inspection on the commercial motor vehicles in North America. There were many new and exciting updates in the shipping industry last month.

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Our Users Take Us Higher — We’re an Inventory Management FrontRunner Again!

Unleashed

With the aim to help small businesses to make more informed decisions about what software is right for them, FrontRunners uses real reviews from real users to reveal the top software products for North American small businesses. Thanks to our users, we’ve reached 250 user reviews, averaging 4.5

Highlights and Insights from CSCMP Edge 2019

Requis

CSCMP Edge 2019 took place in Anaheim, California from Sept 15 – 18. CSCMP Edge 2019 was an incredible opportunity to see what’s going on in supply chain innovation right now. He is also the supply chain advisor to one of the largest retailers in North America.

Increased demand and regulations create new challenges for multi-temp carriers

DELMIA Quintiq

DTI), the logistics affiliate of the largest food redistributor in North America, Dot Foods, delivers less than truckload (LTL) quantities to numerous customers who require smaller, multi-temperature shipments.

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How do supply chain professionals rate their demand forecast’s accuracy?

AIMMS

The quiz has been taken by more than 200 participants across several regions – from North America to Asia Pacific. Part I in our series on assessing your Demand Forecasting process. It’s no secret that demand is getting more difficult to predict.

The 13th Annual Health Care Supply Chain Summit, 28 – 29 January 2019, New Orleans

ivalua

Join us at The 13th Annual Health Care Supply Chain Summit 2019. We look forward to meeeting you at the event where we will be represented by Ty Levine, our Marketing Director for North America. The post The 13th Annual Health Care Supply Chain Summit, 28 – 29 January 2019, New Orleans appeared first on Ivalua Ivalua is working with many Healthcare organisations such as Select Medical and Maxim Healtcare.

Supply Chain Graphic of the Week on Global Cargo Theft Stats for 2019

Supply Chain Digest

Average Value of Theft in North America Really Jumped Last Year

Transportation TIP List: Week of June 2nd, 2019

Transplace

Transportation TIP List: Week of June 2 nd , 2019. and the CVSA’s current roadcheck inspections across North America. 10 Things You Need to Know About Roadcheck 2019 : The largest truck inspection blitz of the year is here.

Tackling Item Complexity

Supply Chain Shaman

World Kitchen’s supply chain– with significant manufacturing and distribution operations throughout North America and Asia– was complex. Welcome to 2019! Personalization. Market microsegmentation. New product launch.

Expect Uncertainty for Inbound Shipments into Asia and China

Logistics Viewpoints

Robinson’s coverage of these and other disruptions has focused on what it means for companies shipping into North America. Note: Today’s post is part of our “Editor’s Choice” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide supply chain insights and advice. Geopolitical uncertainties such as Brexit, the China-U.S. trade war, and the trade conflict between Japan-Korea all impact today’s shipping market. A lot of C.H.

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Supply Chain Planning BPO: What’s Driving It and Should You Get On Board?

ToolsGroup

Now Gartner reports that SCP BPO is gaining traction ( Market Guide for Supply Chain Planning BPO or BPaaS, 29 July 2019 ), particularly in North America and Europe. You know that great feeling you get when you have an expert getting the job done?

NIGP Forum, August 25-28, 2019

ivalua

Event Overview: The largest educational conference exclusively for public procurement in North America where peers share ideas, engage and inspire one another, develop strong connections and gain a better understanding of how to tackle challenges they face along the way. The post NIGP Forum, August 25-28, 2019 appeared first on Ivalua Conference Name: NIGP Forum. Conference Location: Austin, TX. Booth: #506.

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Sustainable Manufacturing is the New Key to Profitability

IQMS

In September 2019, the DOE reported that its Better Plants and Better Building partners have cumulatively saved $6.7 All Posts Manufacturing Trends & News Technology & Automation ISO 14001 National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Somaschini North America LLC Sustainability U.S.

Frost & Sullivan: Freightera Among Key Automated Freight Solutions in North America

Freightera

Frost & Sullivan places Freightera among ‘Key Automated On-Demand Brokerage Solutions in North America’ along with Uber Freight and Convoy. The exception may be North America, where Frost & Sullivan predicts that it will be shared by several leading solutions.

Supply Chain Predictions 2020: Uncertainty Demands Resilience

ToolsGroup

George Fowler, Group Vice President, Spinnaker Supply Chain (North America). It’s been an interesting decade for supply chain: just when you think things can’t get any crazier, a new extreme weather event, political drama or tech start-up pops up, disrupting entire industries.

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