51st Symposium Purchasing and Logistics

Supply Chain Movement

51st Symposium Purchasing and Logistics. en/all-events/51st-symposium-purchasing-and-logistics/. Agenda 2030: Agile and Networked. This is why the 51 st Symposium will cover issues on the following topics: Purchasing 2030: thinking out of the box. Benefit from the 51 st Symposium Purchasing and Logistics and learn how to turn exclusive insights into successful actions. Date: 9 – 11 November 2016. Venue: InterContinental Berlin, Germany.

This Week in Logistics News (October 8-12, 2018)

Talking Logistics

The VP of Supply Chain and Logistics at our house (aka my wife) has been out of the country this week. So, while I count the days and hours and minutes until she gets back, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN) Activates For Latest Major Hurricane Of 2018. Transplace Acquires Yusen Logistics’ Intermodal & Freight Brokerage Group. Hurricane Michael: How Can Logistics Professionals Help?

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Will the next 15 years be a logistics golden age?

APICS

Logistics professionals help keep the world running in ordered motion. Their vision and imagination continually solve daunting challenges of time and space, yet forecast trends for the years 2016–2030 reveal a wave of change, which will test those talents. Think Supply Chain

Material Handling & Logistics U.S. Roadmap 2.0

Supply Chain 24/7

Roadmap for Material Handling & Logistics is to help the industry determine how logistics and supply chain trends and challenges can be turned into action plans to develop needed capabilities in the U.S. between now and 2030 The purpose of the U.S.

3 Supply Chain Trends to Keep an Eye on in 2020

AIMMS

More and more enterprises will be focusing on processes like ethical sourcing, reverse logistics, and using green materials in response to public demands. Pepsi announced that they are aiming to cut 20% of their emissions by 2030 and their U.S. Microsoft also announced they plan to be carbon-negative by 2030. . Supply Chain Planning green logistics Sales and Operations Planning supply chain analytics supply chain planning sustainability

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Will Robotics Emerging Technology Improve Logistical Efficiency?

AFFLINK

paints a future where “humans have been entirely removed from the logistics business, which is now coordinated by machines and software.” Among other things, the article reports that remotely-operated vessels will be common by 2030, semi-autonomous trucks will probably be common on American roads in five to 10 years, and the number of commercial drones will be 10 times higher in 2021 than 2017. Will Robotics Improve Efficiency?

How Megacity Distribution Models are Changing Urban Logistics

TMC

But they also present some difficult logistics challenges, such as inadequate, traffic-clogged road systems. There are 28 megacities on the planet, and the United Nations projects that the number will reach 41 by 2030, accounting for a population of some 453 million people. The MIT Megacity Logistics Lab is working with companies to use these analyses to improve the efficiency of urban delivery networks. How Megacity Distribution Models Are Changing Urban Logistics.Connect.

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). Below are 5 disruptions shaping the digital transformation in distribution and logistics. Digitalization is transforming every aspect of business across all industries, particularly impacting the distribution and logistics industries.

Logistics in 2020: The Future of Road Freight

BluJay Solutions

The logistics industry is shaping up for some radical changes. Road freight represents a major part of most Logistics Services Providers’ (LSPs') strategies. Regardless of the importance of other modalities to global logistics, it is almost impossible for the supply chain to keep moving, either domestically or internationally, without using the road network. Green logistics; traffic congestion will certainly not have been resigned to history.

50 expert tips on logistics planning and strategy

6 River Systems

As the biggest players in fulfillment, distribution and omnichannel retail continue to push boundaries, logistics and planning strategists are forced to innovate. Luckily, the current movers and shakers of the logistics and supply chain world are all too happy to dole out sage advice in the form of blog posts, interviews, podcasts — you name it. Logistics strategies for streamlined fulfillment. Logistics personnel and supplier management pointers.

Smart Mobility Projects: Shaping the Future of Logistics

TMC

Groundbreaking approaches to logistics management are being developed in urban centers around the world. Mid-sized cities are expected to grow three times faster than the rest of the country over the next three decades, adding to the pressure to develop better ways to manage logistic flows. Estimates project that by 2030, 60% of the planet’s population will live in cities—up from around 50% today. Get ready for smart logistics.

When Supply Chains and Blockchains Become Pervasive

Talking Logistics

Visions of what supply chains will look like in 2030 are as clear. The post When Supply Chains and Blockchains Become Pervasive appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Supply chains are fluid and always changing with customer expectations, new product introductions and delivery mode updates.

Update on the Automotive Industry

Logistics Trends and Insights

The PwC predicts that more than 55% of all new car sales could be fully electrified by 2030, and over 95% of new car sales will be partially electrified. Based on mileage, the study also claims that Europe’s share of autonomous driving in overall traffic may rise to as much as 40% by 2030. Elementary structures and attitudes will have to change fast in order to cope with the developments by 2030 and beyond,” writes the study’s authors. “If by Amy Wunderlin.

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). Below are 5 disruptions shaping the digital transformation in distribution and logistics. Digitalization is transforming every aspect of business across all industries, particularly impacting the distribution and logistics industries.

Autonomous logistic services market is predicted to grow 41.7% per year over next decade

EFT

billion in 2030 at a CAGR of 60.1%. Within this, the autonomous logistic services market is predicted to develop at a CAGR of 41.7% from 2019 to 2030, driven by consumer demand for faster delivery. Between 2020 and 2030, OEMs will begin consolidating the car data ecosystem, and vehicle usage data will become the new currency for value creation amongst B2B/B2C entities.".

Why Workforce Productivity for Third Party Logistics and Wholesale Distribution Can’t Just be an Operational Issue Any Longer – Part 1 of 3

Supply Chain Nation

New practices have been proven by leading distribution and logistics providers that can reduce payroll costs by at least 5 percent, while increasing productivity and improving employee retention (source: JDA Value Engineering). This 3-part blog series will take a deeper dive into the importance of warehouse workforce management for wholesale distribution and third party logistics (3PLs) and how to create and sustain a high-performance workforce culture.

The Vital Role Played by Transport in Supply Chain

Supply Chain Game Changer

Indeed, economic growth and competitiveness cannot be achieved without efficient transportation, since it enables logistics to bring its advantages into full play. As stated by Select USA , in America, business logistics costs reached $1.6 Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Why Workforce Productivity for Third Party Logistics and Wholesale Distribution Can’t Just be an Operational Issue Any Longer – Part 1 of 3

Supply Chain Nation

New practices have been proven by leading distribution and logistics providers that can reduce payroll costs by at least 5 percent, while increasing productivity and improving employee retention (source: JDA Value Engineering). This 3-part blog series will take a deeper dive into the importance of warehouse workforce management for wholesale distribution and third party logistics (3PLs) and how to create and sustain a high-performance workforce culture.

Go Horizontal!

Supply Chain Shaman

I did not understand warehousing and transportation until reassignment to a logistics role in 1985. The focus of APICS is manufacturing, CSCMP’s foundation is in logistics, and ISM serves the procurement organization. Economic Vision of Supply Chain 2030. Join us for a critical view of supply chain 2030 through the insights of leading economists. Supply Chain 2030. Supply Chain 2030. Functional silos define today’s supply chain organization.

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Transportation TIP List: Week of February 24th, 2019

Transplace

trillion to the global economy by 2030, according to PwC. Weekly TIP List AI Amazon capacity carriers container freight e-commerce economy electric vehicles fleet forecasting freight demand industry logistics manufacturing markets ports retail sales shippers suppliers supply chain technology transportation trends truckingTransportation TIP List: Week of February 24 th , 2019. The saying goes, “March comes in like a lion, and goes out like a lamb.”

The need to know

EFT

Japan aims to set up commercial hydrogen fuel supply chain by 2030. Japan will seek to create a commercial hydrogen fuel supply chain by around 2030 to support reducing carbon emissions, Industry Minister Hiroshi Kajiyama said during a virtual hydrogen conference late on Wednesday.

Technologies Reshaping the Global Digital Supply Chain!

Supply Chain Game Changer

It is estimated that 5 billion people will live in urban areas by 2030. Failure to plan for this eventual inevitability would be a mistake for players in the logistics industry. With robotic mobility improvements and AI, advancements robotics is expected to play a significant role in the future of global supply chain logistics. The applications in Logistics and transportation are real as well. SCM #SupplyChain #technology #drones #augmentedreality #logistics #robotics.

The Secret of Getting Ahead (Takeaways from Command Alkon ELEVATE 2018 Conference)

Talking Logistics

Last November, executives from all segments of the Heavy Building Materials (HBM) ecosystem got together at the inaugural Leadership Roundtable meeting organized by Command Alkon (a Talking Logistics sponsor) to discuss a couple of simple questions: Are there opportunities to elevate the performance of the HBM industry? Funny enough, that is the same advice I get from supply chain and logistics executives who are already making progress on a digital transformation journey.

Importance of Technology on India’s Supply Chain Management

20Cube Logistics

Around 14 percent of GDP spent on logistics sector annually in India as compared to only around 5 percent of GDP in the developed countries logistics sector. According to an ASSOCHAM (Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India) study, the logistics sector in India is poised to grow at 16 percent YoY CAGR. Source: World Bank Logistics Performance Index 2018 ). Digital Logistics Technology

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Imagining the Supply Chain of the Future!

Supply Chain Game Changer

There are articles which describe what the future of Supply Chain will be like in 2020, 0r 2025, or even 2030. Now consider that this same data entry occurs between all suppliers, customers and logistics carriers. It will include any of your logistics carriers and all of your customers. Planning, Procurement, Manufacturing, Logistics, Inventory Management and more are most often activities assigned to some internal organization. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Transportation TIP List: Week of March 3rd, 2019

Transplace

Managing a Supply Chain in Uncertain Times : No one knows what the future holds for the logistics industry. Luckily, a new multiyear research initiative called “ Logistics 2030—Navigating a Disruptive Decade ,” was recently launched to create an accurate portrait of supply chain challenges and guide industry professionals through the uncertainty that lies ahead. Transportation TIP List: Week of March 3 rd , 2019.

Why Taxing Automation is a Bad Idea

Talking Logistics

A detailed report on automation released in late November by global management consultancy McKinsey & Company made the bold prediction that “ Automation could kill 73,000,000 US jobs by 2030.” For the past several years he has been focused exclusively on research and prototyping of innovative / emerging new solutions for the supply chain and the logistics industry. The post Why Taxing Automation is a Bad Idea appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

The Future of Supply Chain Management

Kinaxis

That was the perfect lead-in for a great Supply Chain Insights webinar I attended recently – Journey to Supply Chain 2030. Admittedly, 2030 is a few years out. Through job rotations, millennials can get valuable exposure to every part of the supply chain, from procurement and sales to logistics and operations. by Alexa Cheater Closed Today. Fresh out of Supply Chain Talent. There’s no time like the present to talk about the future of supply chain management.

10 things eft’s been reading this week

EFT

Logistics Manager]. Amazon pledges 50% net-zero carbon shipments by 2030. SHD Logistics]. Logistics Viewpoints]. Emissions standards, investor pressure and potential savings are starting to put sustainability in the spotlight. In this week’s 10 things we look at why you need to be looking at this area, how you can make a supply chain more sustainable and what the advantages of doing so are. EU plans 30pc cut to CO2 emissions from trucks.

10 Ideas for More Efficient & Productive Warehouse Operations

Cerasis

Accenture predicts the value created by the IIoT could reach as high as $15 trillion by 2030, paving the way for more efficient, productive, and intelligent industrial warehouse operations. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post 10 Ideas for More Efficient & Productive Warehouse Operations appeared first on Freight Logistics Company | Cerasis. According to the U.S.

The need to know

EFT

LNG-fuelled tankers to more than double by 2030 - Petronas exec. Another blow for UK logistics: SMART Freight system won't be ready for Brexit. The need to know from Reuters global network of journalists. Walmart unveils membership service with free delivery, no lines.

TMS Delivers on NASSTRAC’s Five Common Sense Suggestions for Shippers

Supply Chain Collaborator

The hard-hitting new report from the National Shippers Strategic Transportation Council (NASSTRAC) is titled, “ Logistics 2030: Navigating a Disruptive Decade, Year 1 – Freight Transportation ” and it is full of powerful conclusions about what shippers are facing in the coming decade as the pace of technological advancement and change continues to accelerate. Today’s transportation professionals need more than just an understanding of logistics operations.

Advanced Analytics Helping to Deliver a More Efficient Last Mile

Supply Chain @ MIT

The United Nations is projecting the number of so-called megacities of over ten million inhabitants to rise well above 40 by 2030. Featured Strategy Transportation analytics in the last mile delivering goods in megacities last mile logistics machine learning MIT Megacity Logistics Lab nanostores in developing countriesAbout two-thirds of the global population is expected to reside in cities by 2050.

Coming soon to a supply chain near you: 8 big digital disruptors

Kinaxis

These driverless, flying taxis are part of Dubai’s plan to have self-driving vehicles (of all kinds) account for a quarter of journeys made in Dubai by 2030. Recognize drones have the potential to redefine the cost of last-mile logistics. Beyond just driverless cars, autonomous trucks, travelling in convoys, could change the very face of logistics.

Retailers, Shippers, Manufacturers to Reduce Fashion Supply Chain Emissions

Material Handling and Logistics

Industry suppliers will reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 30% by 2030 and will phase out coal-fired boilers in their own companies and direct suppliers from 2025. The fashion industry took a large step on Dec. 10 to address climate change by launching the Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action.