Supply Chain Comment on Trip Report from CSCMP 2017 in Atlanta

Supply Chain Digest

Content Best in Past Few Years, with Missy Cummings of Duke Impressing as Keynote Speaker on State of Automation

How Does Atlanta's I-85 Bridge Collapse Affect Truckloads?

DAT Solutions

The collapse of a section of a bridge section on I-85 just north of Atlanta was shocking for two reasons: No injuries were reported, and its impact on spot market truckload freight has been and probably will be muted. Here's why: The "Downtown Connector" (I-75 and I-85) in Atlanta.

Atlanta: Distribution Center Hub of the Southeast

Consumer Goods Logistics

Metro Atlanta is home to over a dozen Fortune 500 and two dozen Fortune 1000 company headquarters. Atlanta distribution center CPG logistics Southeast product distribution In addition, the city’s central location in the Southeast makes it a perfect hub for Southeast product distribution. read more.

Who said supply chains are boring?: Trucks, Technology & Twitter.

Supply Chains Rock

27th, a convoy of dozens of hybrid trucks will be rolling through Atlanta on their way to the Hybrid Truck 2009 National Conference at the Georgia World Congress Center. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two.

Supply Chain Cartoon Caption Winners for April 11, 2018 Contest

Supply Chain Digest

Bob McIntyre of DBK Concepts and Alan Napier Atlanta Take Home the Prize with Great Captions

Supply Chain News on CSCMP 2017 Day 1 Video Review and Comment

Supply Chain Digest

SCDigest Editor Dan Gilmore from the conference floor in Atlanta

Supply Chain News on CSCMP 2017 Day 2 Video Review and Comment

Supply Chain Digest

SCDigest editor Dan Gilmore from the conference floor in Atlanta

Robots for eCommerce Fulfillment

Logistics Viewpoints

This year customers are willing to publicly speak about the benefits they got from eCommerce robots at eft’s 3PL & Supply Chain Summit in Atlanta. For robots in eCommerce fulfillment, last year was the year of pilots. The post Robots for eCommerce Fulfillment appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Logistics Technologies Material Handling Retail ecommerce robots supply chain

An Inflection Point in Supply Chain Planning

Supply Chain Digest

Interesting Thoughts Generated from Two Days at the Logility User Conference in Atlanta

Shippers Caused the Truck Driver Shortage

Logistics Viewpoints

Land O’Lakes Chief Supply Chain Officer, Yone Dewberry, told an audience at eft’s 3PL and Supply Chain Summit in Atlanta in on June 6th, “We’ve created it” (the truck driver shortage). “As As an industry” (shippers), “we’ve done this to ourselves.” Land O’ Lakes is a member owned cooperative with revenues of $15 billion. The company is best known for dairy products, particularly butter, but the company also has divisions devoted to animal nutrition and seeds/crop […].

The 10th Annual North American Supply Chain Summit

EFT

Supply Chain Video News on MODEX 2016 Day 2 Video Review and Comment

Supply Chain Digest

SCDigest Editor Dan Gilmore Editor and Materials Handling Editor Cliff Holste from the Conference Floor in Atlanta

Barcoding, Inc. to exhibit and host three seminars at MODEX 2018

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

the supply chain efficiency, accuracy, and connectivity, will exhibit the company's innovative solutions and host three educational seminars at MODEX 2018, held April 9-12 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta Barcoding, Inc.,

Supply Chain Video News on MODEX 2016 Day 1 Video Review and Comment

Supply Chain Digest

SCDigest Editor Dan Gilmore Editor and Materials Handling Editor Cliff Holste from the Conference Floor in Atlanta

Quick Service Restaurant Distributor Partners with Chainalytics for a Network Design Project Required to Meet Continued Expansion

CHAINalytics

Supply & Demand Chain Executive Names Three Chainalytics Experts 2018 Pros to Know

CHAINalytics

Atlanta, GA (February 26, 2018) – Chainalytics, a global leader in supply chain consulting, analytics and market intelligence, today announced that Nancy Matchey, Sara Curtis and Patrick Boyle have been recognized by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine as 2018 Pros to Know, a listing of top supply chain industry professionals.

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.

Chainalytics Receives 2017 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Green Supply Chain Award

CHAINalytics

Atlanta, GA (December 11, 2017)—Supply & Demand Chain Executive, the executive’s user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, has selected Chainalytics as a recipient of an SDCE Green Supply Chain Award for 2017. “We

Chainalytics Named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s SDCE 100 Top Supply Chain Projects for the Fifth Consecutive Year

CHAINalytics

Atlanta, GA (July 10, 2018) – Supply & Demand Chain Executive, the executive’s user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, has selected Chainalytics as a recipient of an SDCE 100 Award for 2018. The SDCE 100 is an annual list of 100 great supply chain projects.

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2017

Talking Logistics

McLeod Software : Users Conference 2017 , September 17-19, Atlanta, GA. SMC3 : Jump Start 2017 , January 23-25, Atlanta, GA and Connections 2017 , TBA. Home Delivery World 2017 , March 14-15, Atlanta, GA. 2017 Georgia Logistics Summit , May 16-17, Atlanta, GA.

Chainalytics Responds to Market Demand with Upgrade to Demand Planning Intelligence Service

CHAINalytics

Supply Chain by the Numbers for Week of April 6, 2017

Supply Chain Digest

Amazon has a Drone Daesign for Every Purpose, Collapsed Atlanta Bridge to be Repaired at Accelerated Pace, Retail Store Closings will be Very High in 2017, Payless Shoes Cites 2015 Port Woes in Bankruptcy

Freight Rates Adjust to Post-Hurricane Irma Demand

DAT Solutions

We’ve seen a big increase in van freight moving from Atlanta and Charlotte down into the state. As mentioned above, there’s been a big uptick in freight going into Florida from Atlanta and Charlotte , and rates on those lanes soared last week.

Chainalytics Named to Food Logistics’ 2016 FL100+ Top Software and Technology Providers List

CHAINalytics

Atlanta, GA (December 19, 2016)— Food Logistics, the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global food supply chain, has named Chainalytics to its 2016 FL100+ Top Software and Technology Providers list.

The 9th Annual North American Supply Chain Summit

EFT

Channels: Supply Chain Event Date: Tue, 2018-06-05 to Thu, 2018-06-07 Event URL: [link] Event Location: Atlanta Number of attendees: 800 Programme URL: Brochure URL: Speakers URL: Purchase Recording URL: Event Organiser: Danielle Horsnell Event Organiser E-mail: dhorsnell@eft.com Précis: The Supply Chain Summit: Atlanta brings together the industry’s brightest minds to decide the future of supply chain; who will drive the change and deliver the transformation Entire Month Duration: No

North American Warehouse Worker Wage Trends

CHAINalytics

In my hometown of Atlanta, April is a time of renewal, when a dormant landscape is refreshed and I set out to prepare my yard for the coming year. By Tom Cisewski, Principal of Supply Chain Design Spring is my favorite time of year.

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Chainalytics and Drewry partner to create Ocean Buying Group for small and medium sized shippers

CHAINalytics

Atlanta, GA, 02 March 2018 – Chainalytics, a global leader in supply chain consulting, and Drewry, the global shipping consultancy, have partnered to launch an innovative ocean freight procurement solution for shippers.

Chainalytics Receives a 2016 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Green Supply Chain Award

CHAINalytics

Atlanta, GA (December 5, 2016)—Supply & Demand Chain Executive, the executive’s user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, has selected Chainalytics as a recipient of an SDCE Green Supply Chain Award for 2016. “We

Seasonal Transportation Capacity Planning Tips For On-Time Delivery

CHAINalytics

If you’re shipping online orders this holiday season, you may want to take a page from an Atlanta-based retailer’s proven playbook, which shows that cooperation and […].

Chainalytics Expands Services into Parcel Spend Management

CHAINalytics

Atlanta, GA (February 13, 2017) — Global supply chain consulting firm Chainalytics today announced that it has added a Parcel Spend Optimization service to build out its comprehensive supply chain competency for clients.

Chainalytics Appoints Four New Vice Presidents to Support Global Business Growth

CHAINalytics

Atlanta, GA (February 3, 2017)—Chainalytics, a global leader in supply chain consulting, analytics and market intelligence, today announced that effective January 1, 2017, it has hired a new vice president of the Packaging Optimization competency and promoted three key employees to vice presidential positions as the firm’s global business continues to grow.

Chainalytics Expands Service into Ocean Transportation Management

CHAINalytics

Atlanta, GA (November 15, 2017)–Chainalytics, a global leader in supply chain consulting, analytics and market intelligence, today announced a new transportation service offering, Chainalytics’ Ocean Buying Group, to expand its comprehensive supply chain competency for clients and partners.

3D Printing Changes the Supply Chain

The 21st Century Supply Chain

An article in my local paper, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution , had this interesting quote, “From aerospace to health care to consumer products to toys to medical devices, furniture … what I think you’re going to see is an explosion of use.”.

Next Generation Supply Chain Risk Management: A Case Study

Logistics Viewpoints

In a discussion with AGCO’s Jan Theissen, Director of Strategy and Methods, and Jake Stone, Manager of Supply Chain Risk and Contract Management, I learned about this public, Atlanta headquartered corporation’s […]. We are entering an era where it is becoming possible to detect supply chain risks much more quickly. A case in point is offered by AGCO. AGCO is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of a wide range of agricultural equipment.

WOAH? Are You Guilty?

Supply Chain Shaman

On September 5th-8th near Atlanta GA, we will challenge supply chain organizations to take this challenge. New technologies abound. The rate of change is exciting. Innovation opportunities are limitless. I see companies make the same mistake over and over. What is it?