Rivian considers Texas, Arizona for $5B electric vehicle plant

The Supply Chain Journal

Automaker Rivian is eyeing locations in Texas and Arizona, among others, as possible sites for its second electric vehicle factory. Reuters reported on July 27 that Rivian was reportedly discussing with Arizona officials a location east of Mesa for the second factory.

Nikola licenses Bosch fuel cells for module assembly in Arizona

The Supply Chain Journal

is going all-in on hydrogen fuel cells with Bosch Group, licensing the German supplier’s technology to assemble modules for Class 7 and Class 8 heavy-duty electric trucks at its new plant in the Arizona desert. Nikola Corp.

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

State of Arizona: Modernizing Statewide Procurement

ivalua

The post State of Arizona: Modernizing Statewide Procurement appeared first on Ivalua

State of Arizona: Modernizing the Government Cooperative

ivalua

The post State of Arizona: Modernizing the Government Cooperative appeared first on Ivalua

FreightWaves Classics: I-17 serves Arizona’s ever-growing population

The Supply Chain Journal

It is 147 miles long and connects two of Arizona’s major cities – Phoenix and Flagstaff. Photo: Arizona State Library). Along most of its route I-17 is known as the Arizona Veterans Highway. Arizona’s population has grown tremendously over the past 50 years.

New supply chain refreshment program at Arizona State University

Supply Chain Movement

Carey School of Business at Arizona State University offers a program for that. Trends analytical decision modeling Arizona State University Bureau of Labor Statistics course Dawn Feldman John Fowler refresher supply chain W. Companies are always interested in keeping costs down, minimizing risk and streamlining efficiency. That’s why supply chain management is such a popular field, with the Bureau of Labor Statistics estimating a 26-percent increase in logistics jobs by 2020.

TSMC Construction of Arizona Chip Plant Is ‘Well Underway’

Supply Chain Brain

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. said it’s moving forward with plans to build a $12 billion chip plant in Phoenix, a step toward addressing U.S. concerns over reliability and security in the tech supply chain

AB&R® named among “Top Companies to Work for in Arizona” for the 6th consecutive year

AB&R

PHOENIX, AZ (June 15, 2020) – azcentral.com and Republic Media ( The Arizona Republic and azcentral.com) announced today that AB&R® (American Barcode and RFID) has earned a spot on the list of 2020 azcentral.com® Top Companies to Work for in Arizona for the sixth year in a row. “It

Southwest coalition seeks to connect supply chains ‘growing chaotically’

The Supply Chain Journal

that seeks to stage certain logistics activities in Nevada, Utah and Arizona and away from the densely populated metropolitan and port areas in California. The supply chains of California, Nevada, Utah and Arizona are inextricably linked and growing chaotically.

FreightWaves Classics: I-8 runs an interesting course in California and Arizona

The Supply Chain Journal

Interstate 8 (I-8) is an interstate highway that stretches from the southern edge of Mission Bay in San Diego, California, to its junction with I-10, just southeast of Casa Grande, Arizona. Interstate 8 in the Arizona desert. Photo: Arizona Department of Transportation).

Large wildfires lead to road closures in Arizona

The Supply Chain Journal

TelegraphFire #MescalFire pic.twitter.com/QaqVS5WtiE — Arizona DOT (@ArizonaDOT) June 7, 2021. Two wildfires in Arizona have spread quickly since being discovered earlier this month. Here are few more photos from one of our AZ511 cameras on US 60.

New York City & State of Arizona

ivalua

The post New York City & State of Arizona appeared first on Ivalua

AB&R® Named as One of the “Top Companies to Work for in Arizona” for the Fifth Year in a Row

AB&R

PHOENIX, ARIZONA – JUNE 17, 2019. azcentral.com and Republic Media (The Arizona Republic and azcentral.com) announced that AB&R® (American Barcode and RFID) has earned a spot on the list of 2019 azcentral.com® Top Companies to Work for in Arizona for the fifth consecutive year. “We We are honored to be recognized for the fifth year in a row as one of Arizona’s “Top Companies to Work for!”

Notes from ProcureCon Indirect West at the Wigwam in Phoenix Arizona

Supply Chain View from the Field

Had a great time today speaking at the ProcureCon conference in Phoenix today, and spent a good deal of time talking to a number of the different solutions providers in the vendor area. I was amazed at the speed and convenience of the technical solutions emerging in the procurement area, based on the discussions I had with the individuals present. For example, a discussion with Anu Gardiner at Docusign opened up my eyes to the technology involved in signing contracts.

FreightWaves Classics: Interstate 19 – it’s not the miles, it’s the kilometers!

The Supply Chain Journal

I-19 is one of two intrastate interstates in Arizona (the other being I-17, which was recently profiled in another FreightWaves Classics article ). This map shows the route of Interstate 19, which is entirely within Arizona. Photo: Arizona Department of Transportation).

Overcoming the Challenges to Achieving End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility

Kinaxis

Demand management Gartner Supply Chain Managment General News Sales and operations planning (S&OP) Supply chain management Accenture Alibaba Arizona State University Big data Bloomberg Businessweek Business operations Gartner Supply chain White paper

Autonomous Driving and Logistics: The Effects

20Cube Logistics

Even you are not an ardent follower of new technical advancements there is still a good chance that you have heard about the concept of autonomous vehicles.

India 83

Guest Blog: Women of the Supply Chain: Responsibility, Collaboration and Bathroom Lines

Kinaxis

General News Products Sales and operations planning (S&OP) Supply chain management Abbott Laboratories Arizona State University Bloomberg Businessweek Business school CNOOC Limited Decision making Digital strategy MBA Supply chain by Melissa Clow Josh Greenbaum , Principal, Enterprise Applications Consulting recently published an interesting blog that I would like to share with our readers.

Will that be automatic or semi-automatic to manage your supply chain?

Kinaxis

General News Miscellanea Sales and operations planning (S&OP) Supply chain collaboration Supply chain management Air conditioning AK-47 Arizona Hubble Space Telescope Light-year M16 rifle NASA Pillars of Creation United States United States Army by Christopher Hatcher Years ago when I was in the army, one of the most memorable days of my mostly forgettable BASIC training experience was flipping the switch to automatic.

Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference, 13th – 16th May 2019, Phoenix, Arizona

ivalua

The post Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference, 13th – 16th May 2019, Phoenix, Arizona appeared first on Ivalua Ivalua is the SILVER sponsor at this prestiguous conference. If you would like to meet our team there please contact info@ivalua.com. We look forward to meeting you there! For more information and to register, please visit the event website.

FreightWaves Classics: Big plans for Interstate 11 coming down the road

The Supply Chain Journal

Route 93 (US 93) between the Arizona state line and Henderson. As first proposed in the 2012 Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act, the highway was only authorized from Casa Grande, Arizona, to Las Vegas. An Arizona Department of Transportation crew place a sign.

Most dangerous highway stretches for US truckers

The Supply Chain Journal

US Highway 93, Arizona. Highway 93 in Mohave County, Arizona. This highway covers a stretch of 200 miles in Arizona that many drivers use to travel between Las Vegas and Phoenix. These are the top five most dangerous highway stretches in the U.S.,

South Korean company bringing delivery drones to Phoenix

The Supply Chain Journal

A third company included in the MOU, the Aerospace Arizona Association, will supply Pablo Air with a local test bed and institutional support in the form of Federal Aviation Administration flight regulations and more. Drone delivery bulls took a hit after news of Amazon’s floundering U.K.

AMER 2021 – Carter Marshall

ivalua

Carter recently graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management and started with the Arizona State Procurement Office in early 2019. Carter Marshall. Co-op Program and Special Projects Coordinator, State Procurement Office.

Watch: Business and Government’s Role in Strengthening Critical Supply Chains

Supply Chain Brain

Benjamin Ruddell, Professor in the School of Informatics, Computing & Cyber Systems at Northern Arizona University, offers advice to both the private and public sectors on how best to carry out President Biden’s recent executive order on creating more resilient supply chains for essential goods.

New COVID-19 outbreaks add volatility to truckload markets

DAT Solutions

June provided some much-needed recovery for truckload markets, but as COVID-19 outbreaks grow exponentially in major freight markets, including California, Texas, Arizona and Florida, the potential for volatility cannot be underestimated.

[PROFILE] Thomas de Fresart '14 - Parker CMC Networking

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

College:  Arizona State University: B.S., Parker CMC Networking. About UCLA Parker CMC. The UCLA Anderson Parker Career Management Center is comprised of Career Coaches and Executives-in-Residence, who partner with students to define, pursue and achieve their post-MBA career goals, and the Campus Recruiting Team, which cultivates relationships with companies to connect them with the right MBA talent. Parker CMC Site. Blog inquiries: emily.taylor@anderson.ucla.edu.

Borderlands: Port Houston signs agreement for $1.1B channel expansion

The Supply Chain Journal

channel expansion; German auto parts supplier expands in Mexico; E-commerce 3PL moves headquarters to Arizona; and CBP seizes $20M in meth at World Trade Bridge. E-commerce 3PL moves headquarters to Arizona.

Amazon to hire 75K workers for North American logistics, fulfillment

The Supply Chain Journal

According to Amazon, the states with the most open positions are Arizona, California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Washington and Wisconsin. Amazon.com Inc.

Going farther: Nikola claims superior Class 8 electric driving range

The Supply Chain Journal

Nikola originally projected 500 to 600 trucks would be built from kits of parts shipped from its joint venture manufacturing plant in Ulm, Germany, to a greenfield plant under construction in Coolidge, Arizona. Nikola Corp.

Going farther: Nikola claims superior Class 8 electric driving range

The Supply Chain Journal

Nikola originally projected 500 to 600 trucks would be built from kits of parts shipped from its joint venture manufacturing plant in Ulm, Germany, to a greenfield plant under construction in Coolidge, Arizona. Nikola Corp.

Nikola moves on from Trevor Milton to tackle supply chain shortages

The Supply Chain Journal

of a greenfield site in Coolidge, Arizona, are on track. Nikola expects to break ground on its first commercial hydrogen fueling station in Arizona in Q4. In a deal with Arizona Power, Nikola is purchasing solar-powered electricity at a discount that it needs for making hydrogen.

FUEL 2019: A Sneak Peek at enVista's Annual Event

EnVista

This September 25 th through the 27 th in Scottsdale, Arizona, enVista is hosting its annual physical and digital commerce executive summit

U.S. Government Poised To Award ‘Commercial Platforms’ Contracts That Will Open Online Marketplaces To Federal Purchasers

NC State SCRC

I was recently involved in a research discussion with Chris Yukins of George Washington University’s Law School’s Government Procurement Program, and Thomas Kull from Arizona State University, exploring the impact of the rise of electronic marketplaces in government procurement.

Who Should Be In The Winner’s Circle?

Supply Chain Shaman

The first step was to charter a research project with the Arizona State University statistics department to analyze which combination of metrics drives the highest market capitalization. The Effective Frontier: Balanced Scorecard Developed Through the Work with Arizona State.