Digitisation: Shifting Gears in 2021

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Hence, at the end of 2020 stands the legitimate question: What is it that we really achieved in 2020, and what is in store for 2021? Digitisation: Shifting Gears in 2021. LogiSYM—Vietnam Digital 2020 – LogiSYM December/January 2021. – LogiSYM December/January 2021.

A New Approach to Contract Freight: How Shippers Can Refocus Their Transportation Strategy in 2021

Talking Logistics

In 2020, we saw the transportation industry’s resilience first-hand, as all parties of the supply chain navigated a challenging freight landscape to get goods to market. Read more A New Approach to Contract Freight: How Shippers Can Refocus Their Transportation Strategy in 2021.

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2021 Supply Chain Technology Trends to Watch

Logistics Viewpoints

The digital twin models the constraints in transportation, warehousing, production and then can produce optimized plans to handle the inevitable exceptions that arise. The post 2021 Supply Chain Technology Trends to Watch appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

Top 6 Predictions for Supply Chain Planning in 2021 and Beyond

ToolsGroup

With one open cloud platform, planning/ managing logistics will go hand-in-hand with material handling, leading to better optimized transportation in sync with the rest of supply chain planning. Just when things couldn’t possibly get any crazier, 2020 finally came to a close.

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

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Current State of International Transportation Industry – LogiSYM October/November 2020. Article December/January 2021If nothing else, the COVID-19 crisis has forced companies to look for cost savings with significantly increased vigour.

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.

Transportation Management 2021 Outlook

NFI

Transportation Management 2021 Outlook Featuring Jeff Kanterman, RVP of Transportation Management at NFI What do you think will be in store for transportation management in 2021? Transportation

2021 Supply Chain Technology Trends to Watch

Logistics Viewpoints

The digital twin models the constraints in transportation, warehousing, production and then can produce optimized plans to handle the inevitable exceptions that arise. The post 2021 Supply Chain Technology Trends to Watch appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

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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Predictability in a Time of Uncertainty: Machine Learning in Logistics

Logistics Viewpoints

Machine learning (ML) techniques can be applied to provide more accurate transit information and estimated arrival times (ETAs) by analyzing the historical shipment data in your transportation management systems.

The Transportation Execution and Visibility Market Heats Up

Logistics Viewpoints

I recently completed my latest study on the transportation execution and visibility solutions market. Transportation execution allow shippers to connect to multiple carriers and then tender, track, and pay in the system.

Transportation Procurement: Finding an Alternative

Talking Logistics

Many companies are getting ready for (or perhaps have already completed) their annual transportation procurement engagement. But has the time come to transform the transportation procurement process? Read more Transportation Procurement: Finding an Alternative.

The 2021 Transportation Management Technology Trends to Know

MercuryGate

Transportation management technology—it’s the key to the supply chain’s evolution. The post The 2021 Transportation Management Technology Trends to Know appeared first on MercuryGate International. Most excitingly, the technologies that […].

Higher Transportation Costs Lead to Last-Mile Transformations

Logistics Trends and Insights

Transportation networks, no matter the mode, are strained and are struggling within supply chain networks that are no longer optimized for the ‘new norm,’ that is, the need for faster, continuous inventory replenishment to meet online demand, not in-person demand.

Bristlecone Flash – January 2021

Bristlecone

Technology is evolving to help companies mitigate supply chain threats – from sourcing and planning, to management and execution, to transportation and delivery. The post Bristlecone Flash – January 2021 appeared first on Bristlecone.

12 Steps to a Resilient Enterprise: Part 3 of 4

Logility

Transportation is one thing, but what about storage? We’ve arrived at mile markers 7, 8 and 9 on the road to building lasting resilience and agility into your extended supply chain. Thanks for sharing the journey with me.

4 Transparency Takeaways from The Grocer’s 2021 Trends Report

Provenance

Last week, The Grocer called on FCMG industry experts to share their predictions for a 2021 retail trends report. In 2021, experts predict that Covid and trade issues will keep them front of mind. .

The Transportation Execution and Visibility Heats Up

Logistics Viewpoints

I recently completed my latest study on the transportation execution and visibility solutions market. Transportation execution allow shippers to connect to multiple carriers and then tender, track, and pay in the system.

Twelve Post-Pandemic Supply-Chain Trends for 2021

Supply Chain Brain

The supply chain will play an integral role in this effort, and will itself emerge in a different shape, with COVID-19 leaving a lasting legacy on many areas of transportation and warehousing

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Route Planning Software will boost efficiency for Transportation Industry in 2021

Loginext

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

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

Logistics Viewpoints

Pfizer’s plan utilizes strategic transportation partners to ship by air to major hubs and then distribute by ground transportation to dosing locations. FedEx and UPS will be the partners responsible for vaccine transportation.

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. Guest Commentary Guest Commentary - Blume Global Technology Blume Global TMS transportation management systems

How Do You Turn Supply Chain Data Into Actionable Information?

Logility

For instance, a modern report for a manufacturer might display all the data about transportation providers as usable information, in a scorecard format. Essentially, the dashboard determines whether a transportation system is effective.

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

Logistics Viewpoints

Pfizer’s plan utilizes strategic transportation partners to ship by air to major hubs and then distribute by ground transportation to dosing locations. FedEx and UPS will be the partners responsible for vaccine transportation. Source: US DoD.

5 Biggest Supply Chain Levers for 2021

Logistics Bureau

Benchmarking Cost to Serve Customer Service Distribution Network Design Inventory - S&OP Supply Chain Transport Trends VideosSuppose you want to fix up your supply chain business and make the whole thing more efficient. What do you think you need to work on specifically?

[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.

Route Planning Software will boost efficiency for Manufacturing Industry in 2021

Loginext

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

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!

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

NC State SCRC

Welcome to 2021! This had a negative impact on the vaccine supply chain given the immediate dry ice requirement for transportation of COVID-19 vaccine. So not only is there a dry ice shortage, but transporting this stuff also has its challenges.

Evaluating Innovative Technology with Warehouse Simulation

Logistics Viewpoints

He studied engineering, is a Chartered Engineer, a member of the Institute of Engineering Technology and a member of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport.

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 .

Chainalytics Wins Award for Delivering Sustainability-Minded Freight Procurement Strategy

CHAINalytics

Atlanta, GA (January 12, 2021) – Chainalytics, a recognized global leader in data-driven supply chain consulting, announced today that it has received the 2020 Green Supply Chain Award from Supply & Demand Chain Executive.

5 More 2021 Trends in the Supply Chain to Start Thinking About Now

Cerasis

It’s crucial to track the 2021 trends in the supply chain needed for success. The post 5 More 2021 Trends in the Supply Chain to Start Thinking About Now appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Supply Chain Trends 2021 trends in the supply chain

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5 Critical Capabilities for Supply Chain Managers in 2021

Cerasis

Several challenges loom large for supply chain managers as 2021 approaches for the transportation industry. To be prepared for what 2021 has.read More.

Winter Can Turn All Supply Chains Cold

Enterra Insights

This infrastructure eliminates the need for a transportation provider to embargo freight or refuse pickup during extreme conditions.” The release of Coronavirus vaccines has shone a spotlight on the importance of cold supply chains; however, I want to discuss what happens to supply chains when the weather turns cold. When most of us think about the onset of winter, we envision shoveling sidewalks and driving on slippery roads.