Circular Supply Chain: the Politics of Pollution

DynaSys

In previous posts, I wrote on the emergence of circular model supply chains , and the likely impacts they may have. Why are circular model supply chains any different to the myriad of other supply chain sustainability banners that have come and gone over the past decade?

Can Supply Chains Adjust to a Circular Economy Over the Next Decade? Part 2

Enterra Insights

In order for that to happen, both supply chains and consumer habits must significantly change. Steven Steutermann, managing vice president in the Gartner supply chain practice, states, “To turn around a supply chain system, 10 years is not a long time. What this means to these managers is that they need to prepare for the transformation from a linear to a circular supply chain.”[2]. ” The Green Supply Chain , 31 July 2012

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Can Supply Chains Adjust to a Circular Economy Over the Next Decade? Part 1

Enterra Insights

In order for that to happen, both supply chains and consumer habits must significantly change. 3] Steven Steutermann, managing vice president in the Gartner supply chain practice, stated, “Organizations are under pressure to reduce the amount of waste they’re producing — from consumers and governments alike.”[4] ” That is why supply chains are the most important players when it comes to the future of circular economies.

Prologis and ASCM launch global logistics certification program

The Supply Chain Journal

Prologis ( NYSE: PLD ) announced Tuesday that it has partnered with the Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM) to create a certification program for logistics workers. Transportation, warehousing and related fields are expected to create 600,000 new job openings by 2029.

The Short-term and Long-term Future of Supply Chain Management

RFgen

In light of all this, it will become increasingly crucial for companies to monitor their supply chains using tools like UPC codes and other software solutions that monitor everything coming into a factory and track everything that leaves. Supply Chain

Green trucking trend picks up speed

Resilinc

West, momentum to reduce the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions produced by trucks—the backbone of logistics and supply chains—will continue to grow. The rulemaking is expected to take three years and wouldn’t affect truck sales until 2029 or 2030.

The Digital Age is a Quarter Century Old and Transformations are Still Taking Place

Enterra Insights

As an example of an area that benefits from agile organization, he looks at supply chain operations. He writes: “In a supply chain context, leaders have been traditionally focused on accountability, predictability and risk minimization. However, as Gartner notes, it also makes it ‘difficult for supply chains to collaborate and adapt in a disruptive digital world.’

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Warehouse Digitalization: The Warehouse of Tomorrow

Vinculum

Although there’s still a long way to go till we overhaul our warehouse operations with technology, there’s no doubt that today eCommerce has given businesses a renewed impetus towards exploring digital disruption – both in terms of consumer experiences and supply chain processes.

[INFOGRAPHIC] AI Technologies: The Role of Humans & The Application in Logistics

GlobalTranz

Mr. Ray Kruzwell: Futurist and Director of Engineering at Google: AI will be achieved by 2029. Today our focus has been on KPIs, ERP, WMS, TMS, YMS, EDI, The Cloud, S and OP, 3 D Printing, IoT, IoE, Drones: Same Hour/Day/Time Delivery to Customers, Cyber Security, Theft, Government Regulations, E-Commerce, Omni-Channel, Modeling/Simulation, Risk Management, Tracking, Traceability, Re-shoring, Robotics , et al, but…what about Artificial Intelligence or AI technologies? .