Vendor-managed inventory and distribution planning in the food and beverage industry – here’s something to chew on

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Jeswin Philip The Food Packaging Trends and Advances report from PMMI forecasts that the US Food and Beverage industry will experience a 2.9 % CAGR through 2022. What is vendor-managed inventory? Let’s take a closer look at a vendor-managed inventory case study.

How to Change Your Inventory Management Strategy in the Omnichannel Era

Elementum

e-commerce market has nearly doubled in size since 2011, and is forecast to grow to $737B by 2022. As recent losses by H&M and other major brands illustrate, poor inventory management can be a major cause of financial distress. The U.S.

Yowza! A Nine-Step Decision Process to Help Guide Supply Chain Planning Selection

Supply Chain Shaman

<Bear with me… > Here I share a nine-step process in an attempt to help companies unravel the process for buying supply chain planning software. I get the same questions over-and-over again, and see companies making the same mistakes. Yowza: Excitement or approval.

Why Blockchain Within The Supply Chain Makes Perfect Sense

Cerasis

This newfound visibility allows participants in a supply chain to proactively optimize components of their processes (like inventory management, staffing decisions, and a thousand more) to support an efficient and agile product path. Outcomes: improved inventory management; More accurate determination of re-order points; Better on-shelf availability. from the global economy by 2022. Author information Kevin Doubleday Fluree is a blockchain databae company.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Industry 4.0: Powered by the Internet of Things & Digital Manufacturing

Cerasis

Shippers, especially manufacturing companies, are then empowered further by the convergence of technology. Three key trends are changing the way of life for industrial companies and their employees today.

5 Disruptions Shaping the Digital Transformation in Distribution and Logistics

Supply Chain Nation

And top logistics companies will be able to provide these on-demand expectations. Macpherson predicted that the figure will easily be 80 percent by 2022. The technology reduces stock wastage, increases efficiencies and provides companies greater control over their supply chains.

A Grocery Store You’ve Never Heard of is About to be one of the Biggest in America

Supply Chain Nation

billion to expand to 2,500 stores — up from 1,600 stores today — by 2022, the company said Monday. Connected vehicle data represent a rapidly emerging market for auto makers, which are cautiously moving to embrace the potential for revenue streams from service companies that are eager to tap into their large captive client base. Inventory is often delivered to warehouses in shipping containers.

Thailand Ecommerce Logistics for ASEAN Enterprises: Should You Go Local?

Logistics Bureau

Statistic: By 2022, Thailand’s ecommerce market is expected to be worth around $5.8 If this is something that’s on the agenda for your company, one of the first things to consider is your ecommerce-logistics strategy, or to be a little more specific, whether you should set up operations inside Thailand or fulfill customers’ orders from outside the country. The ability to operate without substantially increasing inventory levels.

Thailand Distribution Network Design: Should You Optimise or Wait?

Logistics Bureau

Big changes are on the cards for Thailand’s transportation infrastructure, assuming the government’s plans to upgrade road and rail networks between now and 2022 come to fruition. But what if your Thailand distribution network has never been previously optimised, or even reviewed, as is commonly the case with companies for which logistics is not a core business function. After all, the upgrade is slated for completion by 2022 at the latest.