Using Managed Analytics to Build a Next-Generation Supply Chain

Talking Logistics

Managed analytics is an integrated information process that’s been field-tested and proven to drive improved supply chain performance. The Fundamentals of Managed Analytics. The Benefits of Managed Analytics. Is Your Supply Chain Right for Managed Analytics?

Logistics Consolidation: Trends Arising From Consolidation of the Logistics Industry

Cerasis

Logistics consolidation will have a resounding effect on the industry in 2019. Logistics consolidation is a fancy way of describing the transition of shipping modes to accommodate available capacity. As a result of logistics consolidation. E-Commerce Logistics Freight Logistics

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Five Steps to Navigating Supply Chain Analytics Data Challenges

Talking Logistics

Having been in the game of supply chain analytics for so long, we’ve noticed that data is the single biggest challenge our customers and consultants encounter. The post Five Steps to Navigating Supply Chain Analytics Data Challenges appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Minimizing Supply Chain Disruption Through Analytics: A Brief Guide

Cerasis

Using analytics in the supply chain has the most potential to dramatically reduce costs of supply chain management, as well as minimizing supply chain disruption. Unfortunately, the upfront investment costs for deploying the technology necessary to use analytics can be difficult to justify, so Warehouse Managers need to know a few things about house analytics to enable the minimization of supply chain disruptions. This is where analytics come into play.

The 4 Stages of Supply Chain Analytics

and advanced analytics. Supply Chain Analytics Maturity Model 2 The Stages Supply chain leaders are wanting their organizations to be data-driven. stage 1) to prescriptive and forward-looking analytics to drive meaningful. 3 Stage 1 Descriptive Analytics (What happened?)

Final Mile Delivery: The Role of TMS and Predictive Analytics

Talking Logistics

How can technology, specifically transportation management systems and predictive analytics, help shippers and third-party logistics providers (3PLs) excel in this area? Those are some of the questions I addressed with Karen Sage, Chief Marketing Officer at MercuryGate , in a recent episode of Talking Logistics. The post Final Mile Delivery: The Role of TMS and Predictive Analytics appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Using DRG Analytics to Drive TCO: The Holy Grail in Healthcare Analytics

NC State SCRC

The key to understanding analytics that can potentially change the hospital ecosystem forever is by understanding the total cost of any patient procedure, and charging patients/insurance/Medicare for an amount that actually allows the hospital to eke out a small margin and reinvest in the hospital.

To predict or to prescribe: Analytics in logistics & supply chain operations

Quintiq

Another conference, another presentation on the scarily “big” data coming to supply chain and logistics. In logistics and supply chains, we deal with big data that only gets bigger. Descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analytics. And so we arrive at prescriptive analytics.

Supply Chain Analytics: A Continued & Renewed Focus on Using Data for Improvement

Cerasis

Through the use of connected devices and greater abilities to capture data in real time, the concept of end-to-end visibility and improvement thru the use of supply chain analytics has changed. What Do Supply Chain Analytics Have to Do With This Ability?

Why Outsourcing Your Supply Chain Network Design Analytics May Be the Best Option

CHAINalytics

| By Jonathan Whitaker | Principal, Managed Analytics Services | Chainalytics | Every supply chain organization seeks an optimally designed network to reduce cost while improving efficiency, customer service levels, and a competitive advantage.

Removing the 3 Barriers to Building a Predictive Supply Chain

in Predictive Logistics ClearMetal Inc. ability to harness this data and efficiently execute global logistics remains challenging. such as cloud, analytics and big data. logistics has remained elusive. This data can provide proactive, predictive analytics.

The Top 2019 Logistics Trends Shippers Should Know

Cerasis

The state of the logistics industry is evolving. Technology allows shippers to work smarter, faster and with fewer human resources, and new technologies, such as drones and augmented reality, are continuing the process, reports Victoria Kickham of Logistics Brief.

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How TMS Analytics Can Lead to Actionable Insights & Continuous Improvement

Cerasis

Modern, cloud-based analytics systems within transportation management systems ( TMSs ) have redefined how you strive for continuous improvement. The goal of seeing your freight’s location 24/7/365 is well underway, and TMS analytics are providing insights beyond knowing the shipment’s location. Your opportunities will grow, but how do a dedicated TMS and analytics make this possible? Strong TMS Analytics Use Real-Time Data to Increase Visibility in B2B and B2C Shipments.

[WEBINAR] Why Supply Chain Leaders are Using Big Data Analytics

Cerasis

We invite you to register and attend our educational webinar titled, “Why Supply Chain Leaders are Using Big Data Analytics” presented on Feb. By attending this webinar, supply chain leaders will also learn: • What's Big Data in Supply Chain & Logistics? Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post [WEBINAR] Why Supply Chain Leaders are Using Big Data Analytics appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

Advanced analytics meets social good: how Angel Flight West optimizes flight routes for families in need

AIMMS

There are many great examples where advanced analytics have contributed to social good. The Dutch Delta Program Commissioner used analytics to prevent flooding and was recognized with the 2013 Edelman Award. AIMMS Aviation Logistics

End to End Supply Chain Visibility - Solving The Data Problem

analytics via a cloud-based application that. ClearMet al | Solving the Data Problem in Supply Chain Transformation ClearMetal is a predictive logistics company that uses AI to enable supply. 1DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION, END-TO-END VISIBILITY, AND. THE "DATA PROBLEM".

On the Track to Profitability: The Power of Pricing Analytics in Rail Freight

Talking Logistics

However, when done right and enabled by predictive analytics, pricing can be the most powerful profit lever available. What is pricing analytics? How does pricing analytics drive increased profitability? Live Episode: Thursday, March 3, 2o16 at 12:00 pm ET.

ArcelorMittal Optimizes Supply Chain Logistics with Predictive Analytics

Logistics Viewpoints

These challenges largely involved eliminating logistics bottlenecks created by an inability to adapt quickly to disruptions and changes to plans. Michel Plourde, Systems Director at ArcelorMittal Canada, recently briefed ARC Advisory Group about the supply chain challenges surrounding the company’s decision in 2012 to expand its iron ore pellet production in Canada.

Predictive Analytics in Supply Chain Management

Adjuno

This event was developed by and for Supply Chain and Logistics professionals. There were over 30+ speakers at the event addressing the topics across Supply Chain Management Trends, Logistics Innovation and Technology, Sustainability and latest hotspots.

Value of Analytics for Wholesale Distributors

Silvon Software

Analytics can help wholesale distributors maximize profits, but it isn’t just about gaining insights from the data. Here’s more information on the value that analytics can bring to wholesale distribution organizations: Operational Efficiency. Logistics performance.

What’s Behind the Supply Chain Analytics Revolution?

Logistics Viewpoints

There is a seemingly endless amount of information on the current analytics and big data revolution in business. The post What’s Behind the Supply Chain Analytics Revolution? appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints: A Blog for Logistics, Supply Chain, and 3PL Executives.

Top Supply Chain and Logistics Automation Trends to Watch for in 2019

Cerasis

The concept of automating processes and activities is a major sticking point for supply chain and logistics. Shippers need to understand the top supply chain and logistics automation trends to watch for in 2019. Automation Logistics Supply Chain Trends

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Gamifying Logistics

Logistics Viewpoints

There are improved user interfaces, real time alerts and analytics, social media capabilities, and better supply chain visibility (with Google maps, telematics). Just for Fun Gamification logistics productivity

Parcel Post & Last Mile Logistics: E-commerce Series (Part 4)

C3 Solutions

The companies that provide last-mile delivery services to the e-commerce world are masters of supply chain efficiency – most of the time.

Big Data and Analytics for Oil and Gas Transportation

Talking Logistics

This growth along with the complexities found in the oil and gas industry can create significant transportation and logistics challenges. The post Big Data and Analytics for Oil and Gas Transportation appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Live Epsiode: Friday, November 14, 2014 at 12:00 ET. There has been a significant resurgence of the U.S. oil and gas industry in recent years, and U.S. is now second leading producer of oil (behind Saudi Arabia).

Analytics and the Digital Supply Chain

Enterra Insights

“By the end of 2020,” asserts the editorial staff at Material Handling & Logistics (MH&L), “one-third of all manufacturing supply chains will be using analytics-driven cognitive capabilities, thus increasing cost efficiency by 10% and service performance by 5%.”[1] ” Advanced Supply Chain Analytics. Excel spreadsheets dominate, providing limited analytics.” Analytics support new business models and demand shaping.

Handfield’s Supply Chain Analytics Predictions for 2014

Supply Chain View from the Field

I’ve had the good fortune to be presented with opportunities for compelling discussions with a significant group of leading thinkers, senior executives in procurement, logistics, and technology management over this past year. I visited the BVL Kongress in Berlin, and also attended the International Institute for Analytics ”Chief Analytics Officer” meeting last summer. Not surprisingly, analytics is at the top of the list.

The Top 5 Changes That Occur With AI in Logistics

Cerasis

There’s no other way to describe it: Artificial Intelligence (AI) is revolutionizing the world of logistics. The tech is fundamentally changing the way packages move around the world, from predictive analytics to autonomous vehicles and robotics. Logistics

What Are the Trends in Last Mile Logistics?

Cerasis

Shippers face many challenges in successfully delivering products to end-users, and last mile logistics will be a core focus of change in the coming months. By 2018 alone, same-day delivery and last mile logistics will be valued at more than $1.35 Last Mile Logistics

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Unlocking the Value in Blockchain for Logistics

Cerasis

The value in blockchain for logistics is about more than just retaining information. Blockchain technology builds value in the supply chain through better transparency and process standardization, but it holds additional value through new logistics services and business models.

This Week in Logistics News (February 4-8, 2019)

Talking Logistics

Here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week. req’d) Walmart taking over operations at Inland distribution centers [operated by Schneider Logistics] (The Press-Enterprise). Stating the Obvious: Amazon Competes in Transportation and Logistics Services.

Editor’s Pick: Five Ways to Simplify Your Supply Chain Design with Analytics

Talking Logistics

Note: Today’s post is the first in a new series titled “Editor’s Pick” where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics. By leveraging advanced analytics, many organizations are cutting down on time spent analyzing data and quickly delivering results. Business Intelligence Editor's Pick analytics business intelligence LLamasoft supply chain design

Artificial Intelligence & Predictive Analytics – Buzzwords or Business Benefits?

Adjuno

Artificial Intelligence has dominated the headlines over recent years, yet it is only now that it is really coming to the forefront of the logistics industry. The post Artificial Intelligence & Predictive Analytics – Buzzwords or Business Benefits?

5 Skills Necessary For Maximizing Logistics Effectiveness

Cerasis

. Editor's Note: Today's blog is from our friend Robert Everett who gives us some fantastic tips for managing logistics effectiveness. In this article, I propose to have a look at several logistic skills that, besides the specific knowledge in this area, will help to maximize the logistics effectiveness. It is when an employee can honestly share his real views and thoughts regarding the problem or operational issue with all the performers involved in the logistics process.

Logistics Automation and Blockchain: What’s the Potential?

Cerasis

Up to 64% of supply chain leaders consider Big Data Analytics the best way to overcome supply chain challenges, asserts Antonia Renner of ComputerWorld, but new technologies, such as logistics automation and blockchain, may hold much more opportunity than meets the eye. Logistics automation and blockchain have potential applicability to payment processing, freight location monitoring, order fulfillment, and more. Automation Blockchain Logistics

The Complete Logistics Picture: The Role of Parcel in Reverse Logistics

Cerasis

Managing parcels for outbound shipping represents only a portion of a shipper’s overall logistics strategy. Freight spend must include parcel in reverse logistics spend, and major carriers are turning their attention to the value stream of proactive parcel management in reverse logistics. In fact, the top carriers actively invested in parcel in reverse logistics to offer more options to shippers, such as the $1.4 What Does Parcel Have to Do With Reverse Logistics?