Digitisation: Shifting Gears in 2021

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Supply chain and logistics are at the centre of our economy. Supply chain and logistics is often labelled as a digital laggard with a high level of inertia. Logistics service providers set up their portals to more efficiently deal with and manage ad-hoc quotations and bookings.

LogiSYM—Vietnam Digital 2020 – LogiSYM December/January 2021

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Sponsors–CEVA Logistics, Cainiao from Alibaba and Zebra. Media Partners–CargoNOW, the Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society, Supply Chain Wayne, APAC CIO Outlook and Automotive Logistics. There will be many follow-up actions for us all, as we prepare for 2021.

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2021 Supply Chain Technology Trends to Watch

Logistics Viewpoints

Further, for Logistics Service Providers, excellence is supply chain management is how they differentiate themselves. The post 2021 Supply Chain Technology Trends to Watch appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Logistics Technologies

From soba to udon—Are the noodles in the FTA bowl getting too thick? – LogiSYM December/January 2021

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

On top of his managing and coordinating role, Frank advises companies on all aspects of the cross border movement of products, from a tax regulatory as well as logistics perspective. Article December/January 2021

Top 6 Predictions for Supply Chain Planning in 2021 and Beyond

ToolsGroup

Of course trade-offs of higher manufacturing costs are balanced against reduced inventory costs, lower freight/logistics costs, lower duties and taxes, etc. However, at the supply chain and logistics side, nobody’s really prepared for the 5G tsunami.

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2021

Talking Logistics

Editor’s Note: This is one of the most popular posts we publish every year: our list of supply chain and logistics events to attend in the year ahead. Read more Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2021.

Inoculating 2021 E-Commerce with Fulfillment Best Practices

Logistics Viewpoints

These shifts led more fulfillment teams to identify and embrace emerging best practices as part of their 2021 planning. Leveraging every competitive strength remains critical in 2021, when any one of these trends can wreak havoc on an unprepared shipper.

2021 Supply Chain Technology Trends to Watch

Logistics Viewpoints

Further, for Logistics Service Providers, excellence is supply chain management is how they differentiate themselves. The post 2021 Supply Chain Technology Trends to Watch appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Logistics Technologies

COVID-19: The Logistics Challenge of the Century & the Short and Medium Term Impacts to Supply Chains

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Join us for a deep dive into the brave new logistics world with vaccine distribution. 02 FEBRUARY 2021 | 3.00PM-4.30PM (SGT). The massive vaccine distribution is changing logistics as competition for space rises and COVID-19 ravages supply chains.

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Predictability in a Time of Uncertainty: Machine Learning in Logistics

Logistics Viewpoints

Large swings in supply and demand for different product categories and changes in distribution patterns left logistics managers grappling with the biggest challenge of their careers. How machine learning is transforming logistics. How machine learning benefits your logistics network.

6 Key 2021 Supply Chain Trends to Watch

Cerasis

As the logistics industry prepares for the 2021 supply chain trends, an uncertain future becomes the problem. The post 6 Key 2021 Supply Chain Trends to Watch appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Supply Chain Trends 2021 supply chain trends

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Supply Chain & Logistics: Predictions for 2021

IT Supply Chain

The post Supply Chain & Logistics: Predictions for 2021 appeared first on IT Supply Chain. By Chris Jones (pictured). EVP Marketing & Services, Descartes. Industry Talk

How can retailers get ahead in 2021

Proxima

As we look ahead to 2021 and the hopeful return of some normality, retailers must ask themselves which consumer behaviours are here to stay and what the ‘new normal’ will be for the sector. The post How can retailers get ahead in 2021 appeared first on Proxima

The Beer Supply Chain in 2021 and Beyond

Unleashed

Post pandemic, evolving pressures will endure to disrupt the beer supply chain in 2021 and beyond. Beer supply chains need to be supported by efficient shipping and logistics.

Covid-19 Vaccine Distribution – Possibly the Most Important Supply Chain

Logistics Viewpoints

As of January 5, 2021, 17,020,575 have been distributed. The post Covid-19 Vaccine Distribution – Possibly the Most Important Supply Chain appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Logistics Trends coronavirus vaccine COVID-19

What will shape US procurement practices in 2021?

Proxima

Change became a necessity in 2020 and businesses that are quick to react to the new reality in 2021 have a chance to thrive and outperform their competitors. For all organizations, the pandemic has brought changes that will continue throughout 2021.

Total consolidation: A key 2021 trend for the logistics and supply chain industry

Loginext

Total consolidation: A key 2021 trend for the logistics and supply chain industry – Dinesh Dixit, Logistics and Supply Chain Automation expert 2020 has been a year like no other!

Covid-19 Vaccine Distribution – Possibly the Most Important Supply Chain

Logistics Viewpoints

As of January 5, 2021, 17,020,575 have been distributed. The post Covid-19 Vaccine Distribution – Possibly the Most Important Supply Chain appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Logistics Trends coronavirus vaccine COVID-19Source: US DoD.

Four Questions to Determine the Ideal Supply Chain Technology Provider

Talking Logistics

As we look to 2021, the phrase “prepare for the unknown” has been stuck in my head. The post Four Questions to Determine the Ideal Supply Chain Technology Provider appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

The Future of Drones in the Supply Chain

Kuebix

Logistics industry innovators are always looking to create solutions that will cut costs and improve operational efficiencies. One application of technology that’s becoming increasingly popular within supply chains is drones.

Do You Want Visibility or Transparency?

Logistics Viewpoints

appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Polly Mitchell-Guthrie, the VIce President of Industry Outreach at Kinaxis. Do you want visibility or transparency? Polly Mitchell-Guthrie, posed that provocative question to supply chain professionals on her LinkedIn feed.

The Transportation Execution and Visibility Market Heats Up

Logistics Viewpoints

The post The Transportation Execution and Visibility Market Heats Up appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. I recently completed my latest study on the transportation execution and visibility solutions market.

[2021 outlook] Advanced Route Optimisation, Order Scheduling and ETA Calculation, what’s next?

Loginext

[2021 outlook] Advanced Route Optimisation, Order Scheduling and ETA Calculation, what’s next? 2020 is the year when logistics technology came in the spotlight.

Lessons for Business Leaders in 2021

Proxima

Many companies, retailers, and suppliers were forced to change their playbooks and rely on new innovation methods, high road networking, and asset stabilization to keep their logistics moving forward, but still trying to prepare for the future.

Evaluating Innovative Technology with Warehouse Simulation

Logistics Viewpoints

No question – logistics challenges have increased since the rise of e-commerce and the number of products on the market started to multiply. The post Evaluating Innovative Technology with Warehouse Simulation appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

Route Planning Software will boost efficiency for Transportation Industry in 2021

Loginext

Route planning is a critical element of any logistics operations. With the new normal in 2021, enterprises across the spectrum are making supply chain a priority and digitising backend, improving operations excellence.

Route Planning Software will boost efficiency for Manufacturing Industry in 2021

Loginext

Route planning is a critical element of any logistics operations. With the new normal in 2021, enterprises across the spectrum are making supply chain a priority and digitising backend, improving operations excellence.

What’s the Hold-up with COVID Vaccinations? Don’t Hold Your Breath…a 2021 Prediction

NC State SCRC

Welcome to 2021! Vaccination protocol training should be taken up quickly- the military excels at scaling up and executing in an emergency, and have the logistical planning capabilities for deploying resources in an agile manner.

Trucking Market Q1 Update and 2021 Freight Outlook

Zipline Logistics

” Expectations for the Trucking Market in 2021 . But most likely, we will see the start of 2021 closely resembling the back half of 2020. Buying Trends Could Shape 2021 Freight Outlook. Vaccine Distribution and Its Effects on the 2021 Freight Market .

Transportation Procurement: Finding an Alternative

Talking Logistics

The post Transportation Procurement: Finding an Alternative appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Transportation Management Chris Caplice Indago MIT’s Center for Transportation & Logistics FreightLab transportation procurement

The One Must-Have Metric for Warehouse Operations

CHAINalytics

Blog Feature Supply Chain Consulting Supply Chain Operations facility design logistics benchmarking Logistics Operations throughput warehouse design warehouse improvements Warehouse Operations

How 3PL warehouse companies can support your supply chain in 2021

Kanban Logistics

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and its effects on the logistics industry are still being felt as we enter 2021. As such, logistics companies are battling over the available associates and competing with higher wages and benefits packages.

Taking a Fresh Look at Compliance Screening

Talking Logistics

The post Taking a Fresh Look at Compliance Screening appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. One of the few good things about the Covid-19 pandemic is that it has forced companies to carefully evaluate all aspects of their supply chain processes and capabilities.

The 5 APIs of the Apocalypse with Jeremy Bodenhamer

The Logistics of Logistics

Jeremy is a frequent speaker on innovation, technology, and logistics; and was a 2018 Supply Chain & Executive Pro to Know. The Logistics of Logistics Podcast. The post The 5 APIs of the Apocalypse with Jeremy Bodenhamer appeared first on The Logistics of Logistics.

The Basics of Clearing Customs with Christopher Wall

The Logistics of Logistics

Christopher is a serial entrepreneur and investor in the logistics and enterprise software space. The Logistics of Logistics Podcast. The Logistics of Logistics Podcast: Google , Apple , Castbox , Spotify , Stitcher , PlayerFM , Tunein , Podbean , Owltail , Libsyn.