The Industrial Internet of Things, Manufacturing, Supply Chain & Logistics: Where Are We & Where Are We Going?


The era of paper-based systems and physically monitoring the supply chain is ending. trillion to $14 trillion by 2022. Supply Chain Management. Supply chain management is a broad term used to describe the current use of the industrial internet of things in the supply chain. Warehouse management of the IoT is built the same principles of overall IoT-based supply chain management.

Next-Gen Asset Tracking Technology Could Replace RFID in Coming Years

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billion by 2022, according to ABI Research. As the hugely fragmented market develops, the location supply chain will become very complex with the boundaries between the different nodes blurring.

Why the Ethanol Supply Chain Should Fuel the Renewables Debate

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A broad view of the ethanol supply chain can reveal much about the future of biofuels. Biofuels such as ethanol are seen as an important alternative to gasoline, and the US has mandated the use of up to 36 billion gallons of these renewables by 2022. Burning issues.

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. Food for thought: Time for a different kind of supply chain.

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

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Friday in 5 – interesting news bits from around the supply chain horn, served up in one spot to keep you up to date. This week: Aldi, a grocery store you’ve probably never heard of, says it plans to become the third-largest grocery chain in the U.S. Aldi says it has a plan to become the third-largest grocery chain in the U.S. The discount chain is investing $3.4 billion to expand to 2,500 stores — up from 1,600 stores today — by 2022, the company said Monday.

Market Update: Transportation Industry News


From monitoring carrier capacity and driver shortages to tracking diesel pricing and government regulations, staying current on the events in transportation means you will be better equipped to make knowledgeable business decisions and drive growth and efficiency into your supply chain.

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


is highly intelligent connected systems that create a fully digital value chain. Industrialize: Leading companies are already integrating these technologies to improve and evolve pillars of their value chain.

The Gig Economy: Ditching ‘9-to-5’ for “whenever I want”

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Friday in 5 – interesting news bits from around the supply chain horn, served up in one spot to keep you up to date. Meanwhile, sprawling chains like Macy’s, Sears, and JC Penney are trying to course-correct in a world where many people prefer to shop online. billion by 2022 — and at the rate these online brands are going, we can expect e-commerce sales to make up a nice piece of the pie.

The New Solar Tariff Promises Big Changes in Clean Energy Manufacturing


The tariffs only directly affect two pieces of the solar supply chain: solar cell makers and panel manufacturers. This will cause prices throughout the whole supply chain to rise, resulting in higher costs for homeowners and businesses that want to install rooftop solar. GTM research estimated last summer that tariffs would lead to a 61 percent decline in installations through 2022; they’ve now stepped that figure down to 11 percent.

Location Decision Drivers: Trends Shaping New Location Selection in Europe


Evolving logistics real estate models reflect the need for ever more efficient distribution supply chains. In the final section of our 2017 survey, we asked how respondents would describe their current distribution network and what they expected it to look like by 2022.

Procurement Fact File


Restructuring the supply base. Supply chain and logistics constitute almost £3 trillion in “value at stake: the combination of increased costs that [as a result of digital innovations] will migrate among companies and industries from 2013 to 2022.

Third Party is the Perfect Place for Logistics Professionals

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’ Highlighting this point, the Logistics profession continues to grow rapidly and is projected to grow 22% by 2022 (27,600 jobs) a rate much faster than the average of all occupations according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.