Companies in Asia Pacific Eager to Innovate with Supply Chain Optimization

AIMMS

The adoption of advanced analytics has moved at a much slower pace in Asia Pacific compared to Europe or North America. Stock allocation: the process of aligning supply and demand to move merchandise in a fast and agile way. How to Set Up a Supply Chain Analytics Center of Excellence.

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Adexa Expands Operations in SE Asia

Adexa

the leading provider of intelligent AI-powered S&OP and S&OE for supply chain optimization and digitalization, today announced partnership with Unimas Consulting for superior support of its clients in South East Asia and beyond. Media Contact: Ron Wilson. Adexa, Inc.

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Zara – The Benefits of Agile Procurement / Supply Chain

ivalua

How an agile Supply Chain drives a sustainable competitive advantage. As companies reassess their supply chains in light of the Covid-19 pandemic as well as growing pressure to improve sustainability, some lessons can be learned by taking a look back.

2015 New Year’s Resolutions for the Supply Chain Industry

Kinaxis

by CJ Wehlage 2015 will be my 25 th year in the supply chain industry, mostly as a practitioner. I’ve had the benefit of stepping away from the grind for 2 years, spending time at AMR Research, where I visited with many companies and learned about their supply chain practices.

Managing Complex Supply Chains in Emerging Asia

Inbound Logistics

Asia’s rapid growth presents challenges of its own, especially in the area of supply chain management

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Expect Uncertainty for Inbound Shipments into Asia and China

Logistics Viewpoints

Note: Today’s post is part of our “Editor’s Choice” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide supply chain insights and advice. The post Expect Uncertainty for Inbound Shipments into Asia and China appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Geopolitical uncertainties such as Brexit, the China-U.S. trade war, and the trade conflict between Japan-Korea all impact today’s shipping market. A lot of C.H.

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Chainalytics Opens Singapore Office, Continues Strategic Asia-Pacific Expansion to Meet Growing Demand

CHAINalytics

Atlanta, GA & Singapore (February 1, 2015) – Chainalytics, a global leader in supply chain consulting, analytics and market intelligence today announced the opening of a new Singapore office to be led by current Managing Director of the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region Tim Foster.

The Branded Supply Chain

DELMIA Quintiq

What do H&M and Whirlpool know about supply chains that many of their competitors don’t? It is that world-class supply chains embody world-class brands by delivering to the customers the promises made and stories told by their marketing departments.

An Update on the Coronavirus and Its Effects on the Global Supply Chain

Logistics Trends and Insights

In addition to the devastating human toll, its impact on global supply chains is almost certain to be wide-ranging. Retail is also facing supply chain disruptions, with the American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai releasing a survey of 127 U.S. by Amy Wunderlin .

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The Coronavirus Is Shattering Traditional Supply Chains

ivalua

A March 11 analysis by trading platform Forex.com claimed that nearly 75% of all companies had already reported supply-chain disruptions, with more than 80% believing that at some point they would experience impacts as a result of COVID-19 disruptions. Supply Chain

Getting your drinks to the market: Asia’s unique logistics challenges

DELMIA Quintiq

In recent blogs I explained why beverage manufactures wanting to succeed in Asia have to acknowledge the region’s rich diversity. So far, my focus has been on issues related to demand, supply and production. Let’s assume you are a typical beverage manufacturer in Asia.

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Canadian Ports: A Fast Lane for Asia-U.S. Imports?

Talking Logistics

Prince Rupert, for instance, is the closest North American port to Asia due to the curvature of the Earth, and is more than 68 hours closer to Shanghai by boat than Los Angeles, according to its port authority [emphasis mine]. As I said at the time, when you stand back and think about it from a supply chain risk management perspective, being in a situation where just 800 clerks can shut down the main entry point for about 40 percent of U.S. While the delays at the U.S.

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Carter’s: A Story of Supply Chain Leadership

Supply Chain Shaman

To drive global scale, companies need to design the supply chain to buy globally and execute locally. The design of the supply chain is fundamental to making this happen. In our interview of the Supply Chains to Admire Winners, we found a unique approach at Carter’s.

A glass half full – the positive side of beverage reverse logistics in Asia

DELMIA Quintiq

Over the last three weeks I’ve written about beverage manufacturing in Asia. So far, I focused on issues related to demand, supply, production , and product distribution logistics. Supply Chain Planning & Optimization Transport & Logistics

Using Digital Supply Chain Planning to Respond to Market-Changing Disruptions like COVID-19

ToolsGroup

With supply chain planning software you can automate the achievement of service levels, even under changing constraints resulting from major disruptions. Commonly companies will use a “firefighting” response in times of supply chain disruption in order to meet service levels.

Asia Supply Chain Excellence Report: Issue, January 2013

Creating Supply Chain Excellence

Supply Chain Risk in China: Focus on. Supply chain executives in the US and Europe nervously listen to news out of Asia about factory fires, typhoons and labor disputes. impacts on their supply chains, they think through their contingency plans and wish they had more visibility. While supply chain risks in China are not typically as pronounced as that of other Asian sourcing countries, the high volume sourced from China raises the total risk.

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Avaya’s Four-Year Journey to a Best-in-Class Supply Chain – SupplyChainBrain & Kinaxis Video Series

Kinaxis

Green has seen some fundamental shifts in the supply-chain planning paradigm. A third trend is globalization, with an exponential increase in the number of people involved in the supply chain, and a consequent extension of order lead times. In response, companies are looking to replace their vertically structured supply chains with close partnerships. Check out: Avaya’s Four-Year Journey to a Best-in-Class Supply Chain.

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Drivers of Supply Chain Innovation

BluJay Solutions

A recent study concludes that customer experience is the top factor driving supply chain innovation, and the key to innovation is placing customers in the centre of supply chains. ” Read the full article at Industrial Automation Asia.

Supply Chain Execution Convergence: Rethinking, Redesigning, and Re-evaluating the Traditional Supply Chain

Talking Logistics

Supply chain execution convergence is a topic that has been gaining in popularity. It’s time for organizations to take a step back and evaluate their overall supply chain approach and to consider how supply chain execution convergence can bring their supply chain to the next level.

How A Premiere 3PL In South East Asia Digitizes Logistics Process

Abivin

Meanwhile, things are getting easier these days for a 3PL company in South East Asia thanks to a fully digitized logistics process. Introduction Growing into a premiere 3PL company in South East Asia takes a long time with a well-planned strategy.

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The Digital Supply Chain: Making The Leap With A Ball and Chain

Supply Chain Shaman

Last week, I spoke on the evolution of the digital supply chains and my vision for Supply Chain 2020 at the World Trade Group Event in Miami. These will be the foundation of digital supply chain thinking that will redefine business in the next decade.

The Belt and Road Initiative: Rail Service between Europe and Asia

CH Robinson Transportfolio

As demands change, so must our supply chains. For example, you might be surprised how beneficial rail service between Europe and Asia can be for your business today. . As such, each option can serve your supply chain in a different way.

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Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2017

Talking Logistics

Editor’s Note: This is one of the most popular posts we publish every year: our list of supply chain and logistics events to attend in the coming year. although some are in Europe, South America, and Asia. The World’s Oldest Supply Chain Analyst Report (Elemica Executive Lunch).

Future of End-to-End Supply Chain Management: 3 Megatrends to Watch For

Kinaxis

by Alexa Cheater Supply chains today are in a state of transition. And making sure your end-to-end supply chain management is equipped to keep up has become a looming challenge on every supply chain manager’s mind.

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Habitat by Honestbee: Asia's first tech-enabled grocery & dining concept

TradeGecko

Inventory Management Supply chain management Popular Posts Case studiesOnline marketplace Honestbee launched Habitat last week in Singapore – a supermarket, dining, and retail innovation lab all-in-one.

Amazon vs. Alibaba: A Battle for Southeast Asia

Elementum

Now, Amazon is further expanding their reach, announcing their plans to enter Southeast Asia with a launch in Singapore in the first quarter of 2017. Now, with 80% of China’s online shopping sales, they have made moves to expand into Southeast Asia.

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How do supply chain professionals rate their demand forecast’s accuracy?

AIMMS

We are running a quiz to help supply chain professionals address these questions. The quiz has been taken by more than 200 participants across several regions – from North America to Asia Pacific. The majority of them (64%) are in a supply chain role.

Tata Steel Makes Strides Towards an Autonomous Supply Chain Powered by Optimization Technology

AIMMS

The company was established in India as Asia’s first integrated private steel company in 1907. Our analytics department is comprised by data scientists who work on developing AI models, as well as OR specialists who focus on Supply chain optimization, simulation and mathematical programming.

What Is Supply Chain ERP?

IQMS

A Supply Chain ERP system orchestrates and optimizes forecasting, pricing, procurement, sourcing, and inbound product quality levels across the many supplier relationships manufacturers have, providing real-time accounting and financial reporting of each transaction.

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A Brief Report on the Pharmaceutical Innovation in Manufacturing Summit

Kinaxis

Seeing a lot of familiar faces you realize that the pharmaceutical supply chain is a small world. Topics that were discussed ranged from strategic supply chain challenges to operational packaging and labeling processes and techniques.

What the Coronavirus Pandemic Means for Global Supply Chains

Shipchain

It is now clear that we have never witnessed anything quite like Coronavirus before, and people, businesses, and supply chains may not be ready for what’s to come. . Coronavirus’s impact on global supply chain operations . Europe, and Asia. Supply Chain

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Major Influences on Supply Chains for 2019

Talking Logistics

One of the things that defines supply chain management today is the rapid pace of change across all dimensions — competitive landscape, regulations, technology, and many more. As we quickly approach 2019, there are a number of potentially game-changing global trade challenges supply chain professionals must consider in their planning, including new tariffs, trade wars, and Brexit. How must supply chain and logistics systems change to accommodate these new trends?

Building Resilient ASEAN Supply Chains

CHAINalytics

By Tim Foster, Managing Director, APAC, Chainalytics | Asia’s inter-country, regional, multinational and mega trade deals are big daily news across the globe- -from the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) to the Trans- Pacific Partnership (TPP). The post Building Resilient ASEAN Supply Chains appeared first on Chainalytics.

Coronavirus COVID-19 Supply Chain Update

Transplace

Coronavirus COVID-19 Supply Chain Update. With the global spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), vulnerabilities in supply chains continue to be exposed. As the first tier in many company supply chains, the disruption in China has sent ripples through the worldwide economy.

Supply Chain Power 50: Best Supply Chain Blogs of 2014

Supply Chain Opz

At the beginning of each year, many supply chain blogs/sites publish the articles about their most popular contents of the year or make the predictions for things that might happen in the coming year.