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Made in China 2025 Promises a Manufacturing Revolution

Elementum

Manufacturing Agendas: So Hot Right Now. China has joined the manufacturing revolution party. At the end of May the Ministry of Industry and Telecommunications Technology announced the introduction of China’s own manufacturing legislation: Made In China 2025. With this initiative China hopes to make the full transition from the “world’s factory” to the world’s leading manufacturing powerhouse, both in terms of capacity and innovation. Supply Chain Impact.

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Supply Chain Artificial Intelligence Offers Wisdom to Supply Chain Management

Cerasis

Our previous discussion on augmented reality revealed a new trend in supply chain management , the use of computer-simulated imagery to enhance production and efficiency. However, the supply chain tends to forget how augmented reality will naturally transform the entire supply chain, and supply chain artificial intelligence is one of the key driving forces behind supply chain augmented reality.

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Preparing Skills for the Future of Supply Chain Management

Kinaxis

by Bob Ferrari The following guest blog commentary is contributed by Bob Ferrari, Founder and Executive Editor of the Supply Chain Matters blog and Managing Director of the Ferrari Consulting and Research Group LLC. My topic was: Positioning Your Skills for the Future Needs of Supply Chain Management , and in this 21 st Century Supply Chain guest blog, I wanted to share some of my key messages to this audience as well, since this is a topic frequently brought up.

The Expanding Use of E-Commerce for Manufacturing Companies

Cerasis

How the Internet has transformed the manufacturing and order fulfillment process is no small secret. However, the realm of e-commerce for manufacturing companies is rapidly growing, and modern manufacturers are starting to see a shift from business-to-consumer (B2C) sales to business-to-business (B2B) sales. Manufacturing and shipping process have historically focused on producing a product, sending it to the store, and having a consumer purchase the product.

How Blockchain Can Improve Manufacturing In 2019

IQMS

The business value-add of blockchain will grow to slightly more than $176B by 2025, then exceed $3.1T By 2023, 30% of manufacturing companies with more than $5B in revenue will have implemented Industry 4.0 Blockchain’s greatest potential to deliver business value is in manufacturing. By improving supplier order accuracy, product quality, and track-and-traceability , manufacturers will be able to meet delivery dates, improve product quality and sell more.

The Future is Now: Why these 5 Advanced Manufacturing Technologies Trends will Dominate 2018

Cerasis

Over the next two years, manufacturers are set to invest more than $250 billion in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), and the use of technology to improve manufacturing will only increase. It is almost impossible to define the exact amount manufacturers will invest in technologies over the coming year, but they are moving toward more sustainable, cost-effective practices. in manufacturing, supply chain, logistics, and transportation management.

Supply Chain And Logistics Trends That Could Be Big In 2020

Logistics Bureau

Rob O’Byrne makes an early start with his round-up of supply chain and logistics trends that might make industry headlines in the coming year. 2020 Supply Chain and Logistics Trends: What’s Around the Corner? As 2020 moves closer, one concept that I’m hearing discussed more and more in discussions and appearing online is that of the circular supply chain. The Death of the End-to-End Supply Chain. Why is the Circular Supply Chain Trending?

Supply Chain Management Challenges All Businesses Need to Understand

USC Consulting Group

Sustained marketplace success and effective supply chain management go hand-in-hand. In fact, 62% of logistics, supply chain, and transportation executives say their companies are undergoing profound supply chain transformation , according to a 2019 report from Forbes Insights. Sophisticated enterprise information technology now propels numerous operational functions, including supply chains.

Top 25 Supply Chains of 2018

Material Handling and Logistics

Our look at the Top 25 (plus 4) Supply Chains of 2018 examines how the best companies in the world excel at managing their global supply chains. One of the most popular articles we’ve ever done is our look at analyst group Gartner’s annual ranking of the Top 25 Supply Chains. Also, for whatever reason, Gartner limits the scope of the Top 25 to companies in the manufacturing, retail or distribution sectors.

What is the Hyperconnected Era & “The Internet Of Things” and What does it Have to Do with Manufacturing & Logistics?

Cerasis

Editor’s Note: This is our second post in a collaborative blog post series about mobility in manufacturing & logistics along with Catavolt, who helps manufacturing organizations drive operational excellence with mobile apps. We encourage our audience to visit The Catavolt Blog for more relevant posts about mobility in manufacturing for best practices, tips, and great industry insights. Logistics Manufacturing Technology Transportation internet of things

Can Blockchain Unblock Supply Chain?

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. What Supply Chain Management problem does this solve? The biggest problem in the transitional supply chain is lack of open and trustworthy information availability across the supply chain caused by multiple issues – trust, technology and legacy practices being the top ones. What’s the difference between a traditional supply chain and the one structured on Blockchain technology?

Imagining the Supply Chain of the Future!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Technologies Reshaping the Global Digital Supply Chain! Imagine what the future will look like in Supply Chain! There are articles which describe what the future of Supply Chain will be like in 2020, 0r 2025, or even 2030. The technologies that we are familiar with today, whether they are already in use in our companies, aspirational capabilities or part of some far reaching strategy, provide the platform for the Supply Chain of the future.

Technology Support in Integrated Business Planning: Automation, Augmentation and Human Centricity

Supply Chain Trend

Preview In his 2019 Foresight article, Niels van Hove examined eight technological hurdles that must be overcome to enable autonomous or ‘lights out’ supply-chain planning. Autonomous – third wave – integrated supply-planning software will serve to enhance planning cycles.

Supply Chain and the Internet of Things – Towards New Paradigms

Logistics Bureau

Supply chains have much to gain from connectivity too. On the other hand, supply chains can be much more complex and demanding. IT vendor Intel suggests that by 2025, about 40% of IoT devices will be in the business and manufacturing sector. What Can Connecting Things in a Supply Chain Do for You? Good information can make any supply chain run better. Within a single supply chain process, it can improve efficiency.

How to Expand Your Global Shipping to Meet Growing Indian Markets

CH Robinson Logistics

If projections and recent rhetoric are to be believed, India will join China as the only non-North American countries in the $500 billion club by 2025. How is Global Shipping Growing in India? The only reliable mechanism to create lots of jobs is large scale manufacturing, which is driven by exports. How to Take Advantage of Increased Shipping in India. Learn more about planning your international shipping strategy to fit India’s growing markets.

Offering Prayers While Looking Down the Barrel of a Gun

Supply Chain Shaman

We are watching the redefinition of the principles of safe and secure supply chains and corporate liability. PCA was a small player in a complex supply chain of big brands. In 2008, the company manufactured 2.5% PCA’s customers were larger food manufacturers. The issue spanned across the value chain and impacted over 300 companies and 3900 products. The manufacturers sourced the peanut butter primarily on cost.

This Week in Logistics News (May 9-13, 2016)

Talking Logistics

The Hyperloop and drones headlined this week’s supply chain and logistics news, so let’s go straight to it: Hyperloop One Accelerates Toward Future With High-Speed Test (WSJ – sub. Wal-Mart cuts delivery time for pilot shipping plan (Reuters). Hapag-Lloyd, Five Asian Liners Form New Shipping Alliance (Bloomberg). trillion short through 2025 (Reuters). Finally, in more terrestrial news, Walmart is making adjustments to its subscription shipping program.

Six Ways Warehouse Inventory Management Software Optimizes Efficiency

IQMS

between 2017 and 2025 with the global market reaching $4.6B by the end of 2025. . Warehouse Inventory Management Software is seeing increased adoption as manufacturers expand globally through mergers, acquisitions, and regionally-focused manufacturing strategies. For any company to grow, they have to excel in every aspect of Supply Chain Management from planning, logistics, fulfillment, optimization, including warehouse performance.

How GST (Goods and Services Tax) Has Affected Logistics in India!

Supply Chain Game Changer

From the movement of trucks to managing a good economic supply chain, GST affected logistics in a great way. Logistics is one of the major sectors contributing a significant amount to the Indian economy and it is also a catalyst to speed up India’s manufacturing and e-commerce dreams. The statistics have shown an increase in freight shipping volume to about 1325 billion and these numbers are predicted to double by 2025. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

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How the Food Blockchain is Bringing Tech to the Table

Zipline Logistics

Though it may sound far off, companies in the food and beverage supply chain are rapidly adopting blockchain platforms as a means of creating visibility, traceability, and efficiency. According to research from Gartner, 20 percent of the top-10 global grocers will use the technology in everyday operations by 2025. There are many other uses for blockchain, including improving the cooperative efforts of the different parties in the food and beverage supply chain.

The Top 6 Trends in Logistics Impacting Shippers in 2017

Cerasis

According to PLS Logistics , global companies will install procurement managers in China for entire organizations by 2025. To meet this increased demands, more manufacturing and logistics partners are looking for ways to shorten product lifecycles through improving inventory management systems, changing shipping strategies and altering the fundamental ways products move from point A to point B. The election is over, but the race is just starting for logistics providers.

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The Impact of the Coronavirus Crisis on Reverse Logistics

Enterra Insights

This dramatic change in consumer shopping habits emphasizes the importance of omnichannel strategies and a resilient supply chain. Hitendra Chaturvedi, a professor at the Supply Chain Department of W.P. companies in many ways, and nearly three-fourths of them have seen their supply chain significantly affected.”[1] ”[1] He adds, “Dependence on China for their manufacturing has put small and midsize businesses in jeopardy.

Warehouse Management Software – A Blueprint for Warehouse Excellence & Inventory Management

ThroughPut

A Warehouse Management Software (WMS) is one that helps plan, control, and manage the day-to-day manufacturing operations in a warehouse along with the guidance of inventory movement, optimizing order picking, and shipping of customer orders. It helps manufacturers effectively control and administer warehouse operations right from the entry of goods or materials into the warehouse until they move out. How can a Warehouse Management Software help manufacturers?

Warehouse Management Software – A Blueprint for Warehouse Excellence & Inventory Management

ThroughPut

A Warehouse Management Software (WMS) is one that helps plan, control, and manage the day-to-day manufacturing operations in a warehouse along with the guidance of inventory movement, optimizing order picking, and shipping of customer orders. It helps manufacturers effectively control and administer warehouse operations right from the entry of goods or materials into the warehouse until they move out. How can a Warehouse Management Software help manufacturers?

Level the Playing Field with Automation in the Warehouse

Veridian Solutions

That is simply not true, and supply chain managers, especially in the SMB space, need to understand how automation truly levels the playing field. Compared to the existing warehouse management system (WMS) functions, warehouse automation is a supply chain bomb. Take manufacturing. A machine performs up to 10% of all manufacturing activities, and that statistic is expected to grow to 25% by 2025.

Level the Playing Field with Automation in the Warehouse

Veridian Solutions

That is simply not true, and supply chain managers, especially in the SMB space, need to understand how automation truly levels the playing field. Compared to the existing warehouse management system (WMS) functions, warehouse automation is a supply chain bomb. Take manufacturing. A machine performs up to 10% of all manufacturing activities, and that statistic is expected to grow to 25% by 2025.

Amazon vs. Alibaba: A Battle for Southeast Asia

Elementum

2015 was a big year in terms of logistics and globalization for Amazon, who began making their way into the shipping industry, registering in China as a freight forwarder and a shipping broker for 12 routes, including Shanghai to Los Angeles and Hamburg. Reports state that the e-commerce market in Southeast Asia will reach US $200B by 2025 with online sales growth at a CAGR of 32%. Next up: The Role of Traceability in the Pharma Supply Chain

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Mastering Last Mile Logistics Remains a Challenge

Enterra Insights

Logistics providers probably look longingly on the days when the last mile of the supply chain primarily meant delivering goods to the store in which they were sold. Lara Ewen reports, “The company is reportedly readying the launch of its own shipping service, which will begin with limited pickups and deliveries in Los Angeles, but may eventually roll out to other markets. ” Supply Chain 24/7 , 26 October 2017. [6]

Rethink Your Packaging Supplies: 3 Everyday Personalization Ideas

AFFLINK

So as supply chain professionals, what can we learn from Coke’s hit campaign? Read on to learn how you can apply personalization to your packaging supplies. So when you make a small effort to show that you’re willing to connect beyond tape and shipping labels, it’s easy to stand out and be remembered. Key Takeaway: From the manufacturing industry to hospitality, appealing to the “human” behind the purchase is always a winning strategy. workforce by 2025.

How to build an automated warehouse system: which new technologies do you need and why?

6 River Systems

Interoperability solves this challenge by allowing applications to seamlessly share data, such as inventory data, shipping information and purchase orders. As warehouses generate and collect more data from various information systems and from the supply chain, cloud computing is more necessary for the modern warehouse than ever. Cloud computing not only makes system integration easier, but it also supports collaboration between supply chain partners.

Bed-in-a-box eRetailers Make Fulfillment Sexy

FLEXE

The key to keeping happy customers for these companies is delivering on promises like free shipping, 100-day guarantees and free returns. Any advantage with faster, lower cost shipping can be a game changer when convenience and speed are driving sales. It illustrates the obstacles facing mattress fulfillment and the opportunities with a variable cost supply chain. Fixed vs. Variable Supply Chain Costs. Manufacturing locations.

Bed-in-a-box eRetailers Make Fulfillment Sexy

FLEXE

</p> <blockquote><h3>The key to keeping happy customers for these companies is delivering on promises like free shipping, 100-day guarantees and free returns.</h3></blockquote> Any advantage with faster, lower cost shipping can be a game changer when convenience and speed are driving sales.</p> And, it’s making fast, responsive supply chains a must-have to stay competitive.</p>

The Future Is Now for Logistics

Material Handling and Logistics

the supply chain. The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals' annual State of Logistics report attempts to offer just such a map -- accompanied by some timely warnings. Kearney and sponsored by Penske Logistics for CSCMP, vividly depicts a supply chain struggling under the twin demands of constrained capacity and the need for significant technological investment to help service providers and their customers keep up with soaring growth.