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.

21st Annual Logistics CIO Forum: North America

EFT

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

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.

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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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. For three days in June, enforcement officials will be conducting International Roadcheck at more than 1,500 roadside locations across North America. The post Transportation TIP List: Week of June 2nd, 2019 appeared first on.

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

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

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.

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

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.

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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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.

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

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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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 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.

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What Is The Mission?

Supply Chain Shaman

As a heads up, no company in the Gartner Top 25 in 2019 is outperforming their industry peer group while driving improvement. Annette Clayton’s vision as a newly minted SVP of Supply Chain (now COO for North America) is coming to fruition. Ross Stores is a 2019 Supply Chains to Admire award winner posting better results on improvement and performance for two consecutive years. Daily I see one. You probably also have them in your mail. What is it?

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.

Cell Phone Triangulation Tracking is Dead

NFI

Guest Post from David Broering, President, North America Non-Asset There are few in business who will argue with the notion that the smartphone is the single greatest productivity tool of the past 15 years.

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.

From Materials to Practices: Sustainable Purchasing Groundswell At The SPLC Summit 2019

EcoVadis

Now in our sixth year supporting the SPLC, it did not disappoint: This was the strongest and the most diverse gathering of committed and capable practitioners we’ve ever seen in North America — it felt like a real groundswell of action on sustainable purchasing!

Ivalua and Axbility Consulting partner to help companies create value through successful procurement transformation

ivalua

NYC, NY – January 23, 2019 – Ivalua, a leading provider of global Spend Management Cloud solutions, and Axbility Consulting announced today that they have signed a partnership agreement welcoming Axbility Consulting to the Ivalua Alliance Partner Program. Axbility Consulting, headquartered in New York City, is the North American subsidiary of Axys Consultants, a major player in management consulting with 215 consultants with an annual turnover of $31 million.

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

Blockchain is Coming to Transportation – Here’s How

Talking Logistics

He was most recently at SAP where he was the solution principal focusing on SAP’s transportation, warehouse and event management offerings in North America and previously directed industry marketing for the company’s transportation and logistics business unit.

The Procurement Economy in 2019: The UK and the European Union

Jaggaer

In our last blog post we examined the factors impacting the 2019 economic climate in the United States. However, any global organisation will tell you that their concerns reach past North America. In this series, JAGGAER dives into the 2019 economic outlook both in the U.S. Brexit will be one of the biggest stories in 2019, not only in Europe but worldwide. While Brussels tries to improve trade relations with the US, further negotiations will take place in 2019.

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.

The Procurement Economy in 2019: The United States

Jaggaer

As we start 2019, it’s critical to understand how current events, changes in governmental policy and the general economic climate may affect the global procurement market and supply chain. In this blog series, JAGGAER will dive into the 2019 economic outlook both in the U.S. Should Brexit happen in 2019, economists expect a ripple effect across the world. Changes to NAFTA may see similar disruptions in North American supply chains.

Design, Operating and Situational Inventory Trade-Offs

ToolsGroup

North America, Europe, …). Gartner analyst Paul Lord has developed a framework to better understand inventory trade-offs by categorizing those decisions according to the objectives they are meant to achieve: structural, operational and situational.

Digital Supply Chain Trends to Watch Out for in 2019

ThroughPut

So what is in store for the industry in 2019? Here are six ‘Digital Supply Chain’ Trends to Watch Out for in 2019. Digital Transformation efforts will increase: As organizations start experiencing the real impact of digital technologies on their operations, more and more global companies will start adopting digital technologies in 2019. Blog 2019 Trends Artificial Intelligence data lake Hortonworks Supply Chain

Synovos Names Walt Teesdale Senior Vice President of Operations

Synovos

July 9, 2019 – Synovos, the leading independent integrated supply chain management company in the world, announced that Walt Teesdale has been named Senior Vice President of Operations. RADNOR, Pa.

Latin America's e-commerce problem

EFT

Latin America has the second lowest per capita e-commerce sales of any region globally. According to the Freedonia Group study Global E-Commerce , e-commerce sales in Latin America totaled $80 billion in 2018, accounting for 2% of the global total.

Increasingly slim capacity driving soaring costs in US logistics

EFT

Kearney and co-author of the 2019 report. "It Primary Event: 21st Annual Logistics CIO Forum: North America Précis: Amid a booming economy, United States Business Logistics Costs (USBLC) rose 11.4%

Lessons in product transition and supply constraints, via adidas

Kinaxis

During its annual earnings call, adidas CEO Kasper Rorsted explained to investors that the company’s slow sales growth in North America was attributed to supply issues as the company expands from high-end products into a mid-price range.

FedEx further distances itself from Amazon with end of ground delivery contract

EFT

Primary Event: 21st Annual Logistics CIO Forum: North America Précis: Contract not to be renewed and follows on from termination of air cargo contract with the online e-commerce giant Premium`: Freemium`: Channels: Supply Chain Logistics 3PL Region: North America Publish as a report