95% of FMCG retailers say inventory optimisation is top priority for 2021

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Symphony RetailAI, the provider of integrated AI-enabled marketing, merchandising and supply chain solutions for FMCG retailers and manufacturers, has announced findings from its Category Planning & Assortment Optimisation Executive Survey, conducted in partnership with Incisiv.

Trends, Technology and Sustainability in Focus at LogiSYM MENA 2021

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

In terms of metrics, compared to traditional polyester yarn manufacturing, Greenspun requires 20% less water, uses 50% less energy, and produces 55% fewer carbon emissions. Article September 2021 September 2021 Magazine

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Industry Transformation: Advanced Manufacturing and Digitalisation of Supply Chain-Logistics

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

The pandemic exposed major supply chain vulnerabilities affecting the Manufacturing, Industrial Logistics , Commercial sectors as well as Food Security challenges. ADVANCED MANUFACTURING AND DIGITALISATION OF BUSINESSES AND INDUSTRY. Article May 2021 May 2021 Magazine

COVID-19, Manufacturing, and What to Expect in 2021

River Logic

In 2020, manufacturing took a huge hit as a result of the constraints around COVID-19. On the other hand, the October and November 2020 Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) is higher than any time since 2018, indicating a pent-up demand for manufacturing. Supply Chain Manufacturing COVID-1

Supply Chain Network Design: The Ultimate Use Cases eBook

Explore the most common use cases for network design and optimization software. This eBook shares how supply chain leaders leverage their supply chain design software to tackle a variety of challenges and questions.

Labor Day 2021

Enterra Insights

Even in highly mechanized manufacturing plants, robotics and automation are increasingly replacing workers. 5] They go on to note, “The original goal was to cut costs and boost output to better compete with a rising number of tool manufacturers in Mexico, he said.

Going Digital for Manufacturing

DELMIA Quintiq

However if your company needs to reduce manufacturing lead times, streamline inventories, boost efficiency, make the right promises to your customers, and all of this at the same time, you need to challenge this status quo. “I do not need a Production Scheduling solution!”.

Make it Happen for Battery Cell Manufacturing

DELMIA Quintiq

Taken all together, this perfect storm of events is having a dramatic impact on manufacturers as they juggle the challenges of ramping up large scale production while coping with ever changing technology and creating sustainable operations.

Sustainable Transformation is Data Driven – Driving Profitable Supply Chains from Resources to Retailing

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

A survey conducted earlier this year by IDC Manufacturing Insights across Asia Pacific manufacturers found that organisations are currently focusing ESG efforts related to environmental sustainability on the following (1) : Energy efficiency requirements of products and operations.

LogiSYM—Vietnam Digital 2020 – LogiSYM December/January 2021

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

There will be many follow-up actions for us all, as we prepare for 2021. This is a golden opportunity for companies with international sourcing, manufacturing and sales footprints to reap these benefits. Digitisation: Shifting Gears in 2021. – LogiSYM December/January 2021.

Cognitive Manufacturing: 4 Strategic Pillars That Drive Successful Outcomes

Manufacturers are eagerly embracing Industry 4.0 to gain end-to-end supply chain visibility, reduce OpEx spend, improve asset health and accelerate time to market. Explore the 4 strategic pillars that drive successful cognitive manufacturing outcomes.

Using Technology to build Sustainable Supply Chains

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

In fact, IDC predicts that manufacturers across Asia who digitally transform and accelerate sustainable innovation to improve supply chain operations, will increase their revenue by 20 percent in 2025. LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – September 2021.

Why 2021 Will Be A Breakout Year For Sustainable Manufacturing

IQMS

Bottom Line : In 2021 and beyond, customers are voting with their dollars for the manufacturers who excel at sustainable manufacturing and make a positive contribution to the environment, dominating B2B supply chains and B2C purchasing decisions.

2021 Manufacturing Trends Revealed by the Pandemic

QAD

As the new year unfolds, manufacturers are continuing to learn lessons from 2020’s pandemic and looking for 2021 manufacturing trends. If 2020 taught manufacturers anything, it’s to find nimble answers to make course corrections during an emergency, a nearly impossible feat.

2021 Shipper of Choice profile: 3M

The Supply Chain Journal

Among the top 25 Shippers of Choice for 2021 is 3M. billion Shipper of Choice history 2021 (4th). News Shipper of Choice 2021

2021 Manufacturing Predictions

IT Supply Chain

Partner, Head of Manufacturing, Infosys Consulting. The post 2021 Manufacturing Predictions appeared first on IT Supply Chain. By Rafi Billurcu (pictured). Industry Talk

Straw Pallets – A Game Changer?

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

As a matter of fact, the smog generated from refineries to extract polymers from crude oil to manufacture plastic is already posing a major health and environment risk to us! LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – August 2021. Article August 2021 August 2021 Magazine

Memorial Day 2021

Enterra Insights

Those involved include healthcare workers, scientists, morticians, manufacturers, farmers, supply chain workers, and grocery store employees.” 4] Jordan Green, “ Sunken WW II ship of honored Oklahoma Navy commander identified ,” The Oklahoman, 5 April 2021. [5]

Closing the Loop

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

DGrade design and manufacture bespoke clothing and accessories for corporate companies and events businesses. LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – August 2021. Article August 2021 August 2021 MagazineYas Marina Circuit, Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Overview.

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A Chat with Katie Kinraid

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

We are pleased to continue our 2021 series our fire-side chat column with key people in the supply chain industry. Katie welcome to another of LogiSYM’s fire-side chats for 2021 & thank you for making the time to speak to us in what can imagine your very busy schedule”.

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2021 Shipper of Choice profile: TreeHouse Foods

The Supply Chain Journal

Among the Top 25 Shippers of Choice for 2021: TreeHouse Foods. million Shipper of Choice history 2019 (Top 25), 2021 (Top 25). News Shipper of Choice 2021 Driver issues dwell times food supply chain Shipper of Choice Award TreeHouse Foods

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Towards Successful Digital Transformation – Separating the hype from reality

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Faster and accurate digitised information will also reduce decision-making time, improve efficiencies of business management, build better suppliers and manufacturers networks, create streamlined sales and delivery processes. LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – August 2021.

2021 Shipper of Choice profile: Samsung Group

The Supply Chain Journal

Among the top 25 Shippers of Choice for 2021 is … Samsung Group , which ranked 22nd. billion Top 25 Shipper of Choice appearances 2021. Samsung has several manufacturing segments, including semiconductors, consumer electronics, display panels, and IT and mobile communications.

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

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Early analysis of options: All too often, value chain decisions are made irrespective of trade considerations, be it on sourcing, location of manufacturing or services centres, ownership structures, shipping routes, storing options, priority consumer markets and so on and so forth.

How Virtual Twins Improve Manufacturing

DELMIA Quintiq

Assembly Event Manufacturing Robotics Virtual Twin DELMIA manufacturing virtual twin webinar

2021 Shipper of Choice profile: BlueTriton Brands

The Supply Chain Journal

Among the top 25 Shippers of Choice for 2021 is BlueTriton Brands (formerly Nestlé Waters North America). We are honored to receive the 2021 Shipper of Choice award and to be recognized for our commitment and investment in our carriers and their drivers.”.

2021 Shipper of Choice profile: Kraft Heinz

The Supply Chain Journal

Among the Top 25 Shippers of Choice for 2021 is … Kraft Heinz , coming in at No. billion Top 25 Shipper of Choice appearances 2021, 2020, 2019. Business News Shipper of Choice 2021 Supply Chains FreightWaves Shipper of Choice Kraft Heinz Shipper of choice

Rethinking Your Manufacturing Footprint Optimization Strategy

River Logic

Manufacturers need to continually review their manufacturing footprint strategies to maximize opportunities, minimize risk and optimize their tactics. Manufacturing Network Design Supply Chain Network Design Supply Chain Network Optimization Footprint Optimization

2021 Shipper of Choice Profile: Shaw Industries Group Inc.

The Supply Chain Journal

based manufacturing, Orem said. Intermodal Less than Truckload News Shipper of Choice 2021 Trucking Truckload Berkshire Hathaway Shaw Industries

Common issues and challenges facing manufacturers in 2021

USC Consulting Group

We can all agree that 2020 was quite the tumultuous year for manufacturing, and for most every other industry out there. We’ve all had to pivot on a dime to accommodate COVID-19 workplace protocols and procedures, and that one change alone hit manufacturing especially hard.

Robotic Process Automation for the Logistics Industry

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

ARC provides technology research, advisory and consulting services to many of the world’s leading industrial automation and software suppliers as well as to prominent end-user companies in the manufacturing and energy industries. LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – August 2021.

2021 Shipper of Choice profile: Walmart

The Supply Chain Journal

The FreightWaves Shipper of Choice award is presented in partnership with ArcBest and recognizes retailers, distributors and manufacturers that are keeping the U.S. Among the top 25 Shippers of Choice for 2021 is … Walmart ( NYSE: WMT ), which ranked 10th.

Purchasing Manufacturing Network Design Software? Consider These Factors

River Logic

Manufacturing network design software focuses on optimizing plant locations, capacity, and product flow paths. Manufacturing Network Design Supply Chain Network Design Supply Chain Network Optimization Network Optimization Footprint Optimization

Carbon Mitigation Actions; For The Planet, And for the Pocket

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

A case in point is Tesla, the electric car manufacturer, which reported carbon credit sales of $518 million in the first quarter of 2021, with the majority of purchases coming from other automakers! LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – August 2021.

2021 Shipper of Choice profile: Lowe’s

The Supply Chain Journal

The FreightWaves Shipper of Choice award is presented in partnership with ArcBest and recognizes retailers, distributors and manufacturers that are keeping the U.S. Among the top 25 Shippers of Choice for 2021 is … Lowe’s Companies Inc.