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

Kinaxis

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. A demanding distribution network comprised of producers, distributors and retailers. What is vendor-managed inventory?

Legacy Retailers Taking the Fight to the Internet Retailers

Logistics Trends and Insights

You could not have missed the recent tit-for-tat announcements from the big brick and mortar retailers, like Walmart and Target. So in this edition of Point and Counterpoint, Dean and I will take a look at the latest news, the impact on retail and how the sector is responding.

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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. Two major challenges are facing retailers today.

Four Ways Blockchain Will Transform Supply Chain…and Beyond

ToolsGroup

inventory) which all saves money. . Leveling the e-commerce playing field – Amazon has become such a powerful force in retailing, that many smaller players are either disadvantaged or put out of business entirely.

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.

Trends and Predictions 2020: Supply Chain

Enterra Insights

Intelligent order management: Supply chains will orchestrate the perfect order and master inventory visibility. Process Automation : “By 2022, firms will dedicate 35% of their logistics business process outsourcing services budget to process automation, focusing on order, inventory and shipment tracking.” Greeting the new year is like walking into a dimly lit room from the bright sunlight.

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Blockchain in the Supply Chain is Only a Few Links Long

Enterra Insights

Many are adopting a broader end-to-end view and mapping all requirements from manufacturing to retail.” Once you achieve high efficiency in the supply chain, it is going to rub off on other related aspects such as distribution, warehouse, capacity building, and inventory management to further multiply the gains.” 2] Staff, “ Gartner: 80% supply chain blockchains will still be pilots in 2022 ,” Ledger Insights , 24 January 2020. [3]

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

Supply Chain Shaman

For example, if you do business with Wal-Mart, how will you use Wal-Mart Retail Link Data seamlessly? The choices in 2022 will be radically different from 2018. If you need forecasting and inventory optimization consider Gains Systems, John Galt, and ToolsGroup.

The Internet of Things is over 30 Years Old and still in Its Infancy

Enterra Insights

But some believe now that IoT can boost productivity growth by increasing the efficiency of traditional business operations such as manufacturing, transportation, and retail.” Other benefits include inventory tracking, product tracking, process improvement, and optimization. “Currently,” he writes, “there are approximately 10 billion connected devices, with the number reaching 20 billion in 2020, 29 billion to 42 billion in 2022, and 75 billion in 2025.

5 Disruptions Shaping the Digital Transformation in Distribution and Logistics

Supply Chain Nation

Manufacturing and retail transformations, technology disruptions and digitalization of data have redefined the roles of distributors and third party logistics (3PLs). Digital Transformations in the Manufacturing and Retail Industries.

Your Guide to Multichannel Selling

Unleashed

Many B2B companies combine back-office software, accounting systems, inventory management systems, and more. According to Statista, retail eCommerce sales amounted to US$2.3 In America, Amazon has been pioneering the integration of traditional and online retail.

Guide to warehouse robots: types of warehouse robots, uses, navigation & more

6 River Systems

between 2017 and 2022, reaching $6 billion in value by 2022 , with the U.S. Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS) — AS/RS solutions automate the inventory process by retrieving goods for shipment or use and returning items to their proper storage locations.

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

Supply Chain Nation

by store count over the next four years, consumers are flocking to mobile commerce (m-commerce), which is set to drive mass adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) in retail, IBM is pairing up with BMW to provide cloud-based data management, self-driving trucks will still need drivers, and micro-warehouses bring fulfillment closer to the customer. billion to expand to 2,500 stores — up from 1,600 stores today — by 2022, the company said Monday.

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. M-Commerce Set to Drive Mass Adoption of Artificial Intelligence in Retail. Inventory is often delivered to warehouses in shipping containers.

3 Reasons Why the Pharma Supply Chain is Ripe for Digital Transformation

Aera Technology

percent CAGR through 2022. By placing “sensors” throughout its supply chain that gather data about inventory distribution practices and availability for every SKU, Merck has end-to-end visibility.

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5 Disruptions Shaping the Digital Transformation in Distribution and Logistics

Supply Chain Nation

Manufacturing and retail transformations, technology disruptions and digitalization of data have redefined the roles of distributors and third party logistics (3PLs). Digital Transformations in the Manufacturing and Retail Industries.

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 The ability to operate without substantially increasing inventory levels. Statistic: 72% of consumers will shop more with a retailer that offers a simple returns process. The ecommerce market in Thailand has never been healthier and all the signs indicate huge potential for growth in the next few years. With the Thai government’s Thailand 4.0

How to Scale Health and Beauty Products: Online Stores with Intelligent Fulfillment

ShipBob

More and more consumers are ditching traditional retail with a newfound loyalty towards DTC brands, especially in health, beauty, and wellness. . Self-fulfilling orders will become a challenge, and it will become harder to manage your inventory and get orders out the door in a timely manner.