Is The Creative Class Coming To A City Near You?

Supply Chain Insights

I made a list and wrote Seattle, San Francisco, and Austin. Cartoon sourced from the Roanoke Times. (Weblink [link]. There’s an old song lyric “ wherever I lay my hat that’s my home” (…attribution to Marvin Gaye).

Delivery Demand Shaping: A Key Element in Enabling Profitable Same-day Delivery

Talking Logistics

According to multiple sources, Google is trying to curb these by outsourcing its delivery to other on-demand startups and has held initial talks with multiple companies, including Postmates and Flywheel. Source: Adelante SCM. Source: Adelante SCM. Source: Adelante SCM.

Transportation Network Modeling: A Powerful Tool in Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Strategy

Talking Logistics

Supply chain network and transportation optimization can help make better sourcing and multi-stop route decisions that ultimately result in route design that balances low costs with higher service.

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What Do Our Presidential Candidates Have To Say About Manufacturing?

Cerasis

These areas may be able to receive tax relief, tax credits and access to government-funding sources to further rebuild the infrastructure to be conducive of a return of manufacturing. We’ve discussed several of the myths and solutions to enhancing the current state of American manufacturing.

The Ultimate List of Top Logistics Startups – Blog

Freightos

So I spoke to everyone I knew in the field and looked through some other sources (Crunchbase, Jonathan Wichmann’s great list of logistics startups site, CB Insights and more) to come up with the ULTIMATE LIST of disruptive logistics startups. Austin.

Amazon's Whole Foods Takeover: One Year Later

Elementum

Since 1980 the company has grown from 19 employees in its small Austin location to almost 500 sites across North America and the UK. Under Amazon, Whole Foods is moving from a regional to a national sourcing strategy to save on costs and streamline its supply chain.

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E2open’s Supply Chain Workflows to Power Billions of Connected Mobile Devices

E2open

AUSTIN, Texas, November 15, 2018 – E2open, the one place in the cloud to run your supply chain, today released its quarterly technology updates bringing customers significant enhancements to mobile experience, user experience, and performance. A robust and accurate forecast with an enhanced user experience, Demand Planning now provides more options to set up and configure a scenario run, such as time-phased sourcing location profiles.

E2open Acquires Transportation Management Systems Provider Cloud Logistics

E2open

AUSTIN, TX – October 1, 2018 – E2open , the one place in the cloud to run your supply chain, today announced the acquisition of Cloud Logistics, a leading innovator of transportation management systems (TMS) for the global supply chain market. MONDAY 01 OCTOBER 2018. Cloud Logistics Brings Same-Day, Rapid-Deployment Transportation and Logistics Management to E2open’s Industry Leading Business Network.

Amazon Prime Now – The Cost of Expediting the Last Mile

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

In Q1 2015 there were reports saying that Amazon had opened Prime Now warehouses in Austin and New York City.   Sources (all accessed on July 8, 2015): [link]. Sean Camarella, Andrew Kuntjoro, Niranjan Yedlapati, and Felipe Caro.

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50 expert tips on supply chain optimization

6 River Systems

” — Lloyd Smith, 5 Tips for Improving Your Supply Chain Management , Mindover Software; Twitter: @mindover_austin. It seemed to have no way out; the supplier had patented its manufacturing process, and its pricing was lower than that of other sources.

Outdated Supply Chains Can’t Meet Consumers’ “Need-It-Now” Mentality

FLEXE

From new data sources for planning to forward-stocked inventory to better issue resolution, adapting your last-mile supply chain to be customer-centric requires that you: Anticipate demand: know your customer and her expectations.

Seasoned Leadership in Action™! An Interview with Skip Boothby!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Some parts were manufactured internally and most others were sourced around the world. Moving on, I joined a privately held printing company in Austin, Texas. This drove our decision to enter into sourcing services, vendor management and supplier owned inventories.

Janeiro at SXSW: Designing for the Next 30 Years of the Web

Janeiro Digital

During this session, Justin, a core member of the “inrupt” and Solid open source teams, will join John Bruce in exploring how Tim’s newest invention, Solid – together with Janeiro’s business transformation expertise – will kickstart the next wave of innovation. in Austin, Texas to learn more.

12 Tips to Get (and Keep) the BEST Carriers

DAT Solutions

Vet carriers using multiple sources - It’s a good practice to confirm a carrier’s phone number from a reliable source. Use SaferSys, DAT CarrierWatch , Company Reviews and as many sources as you can to vet carriers.

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12 Tips to Get (and Keep) the BEST Carriers

DAT Solutions

Vet carriers using multiple sources - It’s a good practice to confirm a carrier’s phone number from a reliable source. Use SaferSys, DAT CarrierWatch , Company Reviews and as many sources as you can to vet carriers.