Supply Chain Automation – Is Australia Ready?

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Supply Chain Solutions and Innovations at ProMat 2017: Technology Videos

PODCAST: NZ Post's Experiment With On-Demand Delivery; Australia Post Launches Shipster


Also in this episode: analysis of Shipster , Australia Post's new subscription delivery service. . Précis: Michael Stewart, General Manager Customer Experience and Innovation at New Zealand Post, joins me to talk about NZ Post's adventures in on-demand delivery.

Companies in Asia Pacific Eager to Innovate with Supply Chain Optimization


There are innovative firms that are setting the standard for innovation and successful analytics adoption, but as Actionable Intelligence expert Keith B. Woodside E nergy in Australia is using AIMMS technology for marine scheduling.

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Examining Industry Innovations for 2019 and Beyond!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Check out Supply Chain Innovation: The Path to Success! It is no surprise, then, that the latest technologies are the cornerstone of business innovations for the foreseeable future. Of all of the innovations mentioned in this article, Industry 4.0 Subscribe Here! Email Address.

36 innovative companies re-inventing and rethinking supply chain and logistics

6 River Systems

These 36 innovative companies have figured out how to hack their operations, gaining some financial or media recognition for their methods. Kick back, be inspired and happy innovating. The world of supply chain and logistics is changing every day.

Wanted: Innovative Responses to a New Security Threat

Supply Chain @ MIT

One of the main types of supply chain innovations (SCI) entails challenging the dominant design. This post was written by Jim Rice , Deputy Director, MIT CTL (, and based on his Innovation Strategies column in the November 2014 issue of Supply Chain Management Review .

Xerocon Brisbane: Shining a Spotlight on Good Products


We’ve stayed at the forefront of innovation since 2009 and that’s why we’re trusted by thousands of businesses — and hundreds of partners —worldwide. Partners AU Australia xero Xerocon

Pinjarra Bakery: How we saved $30k-$40k a year with the B2B Store


So we were excited to hear about how one of our customers, Pinjarra Bakery , took the flexibility they achieved with Unleashed one step further by using the B2B Store in an innovative way. Customers Product Australia B2B case study eCommerce food manufacturer

Where’s the beef?

DELMIA Quintiq

With the recent Brexit and according to the recent news article , Australia’s meat industry is poised to boost exports as the UK looks elsewhere for to sign free trade deals across the globe to cater to the growing demand.

Procurement Innovation Festival, 17th – 18th June 2019, Sydney


Ivalua is the Transformation partner at the Procurement Innovation Festival , which will be held at Luna Park, Sydney on 17th – 18th June 2019. Eric Wimphen, Head of Australia and New Zealand. The post Procurement Innovation Festival, 17th – 18th June 2019, Sydney appeared first on Ivalua We are delighted to announce that we will have a Customer Speaker who will be added to the agenda in the next few weeks.

The Bridgestone World Solar Challenge Tests the Boundaries of Energy Efficiency

CH Robinson Transportfolio

Robinson’s teams in Singapore and Australia are providing the logistics solutions those same students have with their solar car challenge. . Pushing the limits of technological innovation . from Singapore to Australia, our teams began transporting the vehicle in early August.

A time of transition: 3 key trends for oil & gas in 2018

DELMIA Quintiq

In the wake of its devastating consequences, companies have formed new business partnerships and become more open to embracing innovation. The current top seven exporters of LNG in the world are Qatar, Australia, Malaysia, Nigeria, Indonesia, Algeria and Russia.

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How Can Technology be The Game Changer for Your Manufacturing Business?


Here’s everything you were missing out, and things that you need to know. IOTs for a safer, smarter and more productive manufacturing business The Internet of Things or IOT, to be precise, is one giant of a revolution to have occurred in the field of technology and innovation.

Ivalua Paints a Great Procurement Picture at Ivalua NOW Chicago 2019


With the huge growth and expansion this company is experiencing including a move into Australia, this is going to change. Ivalua also highlighted new innovations including its new integrated virtual assistant (naturally named IVA) and Direct Materials collaboration capabilities. “We have this long-term strategy of building a very big company with a fantastic product that we can offer to the market. And this is our vision,” .

Does Rail Freight Transportation Really ‘Suck’ that Much?

Logistics Bureau

Why aren’t we using more rail freight in Australia? OK, so we have vast distances here in Australia. Rail Freight Australia. According to logistics theory, rail freight comes into its own over greater geographical distances.

Rethink your Business Strategy by Rethinking Your Supply Chain

CH Robinson Transportfolio

The best providers can demonstrate how they combine a full suite of services, technology tools, and on-the-ground relationships to offer innovative ideas, no matter where in the world you’re operating.

Are Universities Training Students for Obsolete Jobs? And Where Does Supply Chain Fit in?


While people have worried for centuries about technology eliminating jobs, and have often underestimated the role of innovation in creating new careers, it’s clear that immense change in the job market is on the horizon.

Three Ways Consumers Are Transforming Supply Chain


And as social media continues to grow and change our day to day industry, so too does the opportunity for supply chain innovation. She has designed, developed and authored many workplace leadership and training programs, both in Australia and overseas.

[INFOGRAPHICS] The State of Internet of Things in 6 Visuals


We made it to show you what types of technology IoT companies are focusing on, how the money is flowing, where the innovation is taking place, and more. However, that isn’t to say that IoT innovation isn’t happening elsewhere. Our week of infographics around the industry continues!

Why The Time Is Now for Sustainable Procurement


There are also reporting requirements for conflict minerals in the US and in the EU, California Transparency Act, the UK Modern Slavery Act, as well as similar laws being enacted or considered in Australia, Switzerland and elsewhere. Earth Day (April 22nd) is a celebration of commitment to creating a safer, healthier and cleaner world, making it a natural time to reflect on the power and value of sustainable procurement programs.

Freight Rates News December 2015


Larger middle classes place more emphasis on efficiency, innovation, and have a more globalized outlook. INNOVATION: AMAZING STORIES. Every month delivers at least a few amazing innovation stories. Already covered (Innovation section) but we wanted more.

Transportation Management Systems as a Service (TMSaaS) Transform the Logistics Industry


In the prediction, we imagined road-bound trains of trucks carrying more products, reducing environmental pollution and optimizing fuel efficiency, but in 2016, this concept got a name in Australia, “platooning.” By some accounts, up to 20 robotics companies have launched to fill the void left by Amazon’s purchase of Kiva, but robotics innovations are coming from manufacturers themselves.

10 things eft’s been reading this week


Report: Customer experience is driving supply chain innovation. Last-mile logistics: How companies can capitalise on innovation. Inside Retail Australia]. Across the supply chain customers are looking for more from their suppliers.

Responding to Disruptive Delivery Models & Rising e-Commerce in APAC

BluJay Solutions

For instance, Australia Post and national Australian transport and logistics company, StarTrack have transformed its delivery services by introducing high-tech innovations – Receva, Fulfilio, Shipster – to ensure that customers are connected globally. With global giants like Amazon and Alibaba using their supply chains as a way to gain a competitive advantage, smaller retailers risk being left behind. .

Strategic moves among logistics providers

Supply Chain Movement

they want logistics service providers to offer full service on a global scale and are demanding more technological innovation. Australia. When asked where their LSPs fall short most often, customers responded with ‘innovation’. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe.

Evergreen Garden Care Chooses BluJay’s MessageBroker for Fully Managed Enterprise Integration as a Service (IaaS) Solution

BluJay Solutions

Evergreen Garden Care operates in the UK, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Poland, the Nordics, Australia, and New Zealand. The brand focuses entirely on developing the best-known brands and launching the most exciting and consumer-relevant innovations as they deliver growth – literally – for consumers and retailers. Garden care supplier gains seamless information-sharing with global partners.

This Week in Logistics News (August 13-17, 2018)

Talking Logistics

Customer Experience is Driving Supply Chain Innovation, Says Report from BluJay Solutions and Adelante SCM. importers, [CBP Business Transformation and Innovation Division Director Vincent Annunziato] said. I’m back from vacation. Well, back physically.

Better Late Than Never: Canada Set to Introduce Supply Chain Legislation


Australia and Others on Modern Slavery Legislation. If the Draft TSCA is any indication of what the final legislative product may look like, it appears that Canadian legislators are intent on keeping the trends of regulatory innovation and improvement alive. Canada Set to Follow in Footsteps of U.K., A recently drafted bill has Canada set to join the growing list of countries intent on introducing national legislation on supply chain transparency and modern slavery.

Supply Chain Consultants in New Zealand: Boosting Business Performance

Logistics Bureau

New Zealand’s remote location, inter-island geography, and contrast in demand density between urban and rural regions, combine to make innovation vital for success in supply chain management. How Supply Chain Consultants Aid Innovation.

The History of the Shipping Container


Asia, South Africa, Australia/NZ, North America and South America are all largely containerized. Innovating: The 2000s. The History of the Shipping Container.

This Week in Logistics News (February 5-9, 2018)

Talking Logistics

and here’s my perspective on it: Amazon wants to own and control the innovation cycle — from the front end of its operations (website) to its back end (order fulfillment, DC automation systems, and final delivery) — in a holistic and integrated manner. Our guinea pig Cow died this morning.

Download now: 3PL Subway Map Europe 2016

Supply Chain Movement

they want logistics service providers to offer full service on a global scale and are demanding more technological innovation. Australia. When asked where their LSPs fall short most often, customers responded with ‘innovation’. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe.

Mind Map for Order Management 2.0

Supply Chain Movement

Together with MP Objects, supplier of supply chain software, Supply Chain Movement has created a mindmap for innovative order management, including a handy description of the route and with road signs indicating potential hazards along the way. >>Please Australia.

6 Key Supply Chain and Logistics Trends to Watch in 2017

Logistics Bureau

The first driverless car trials in Australia took place in Adelaide last year and automated trucks have already been a reality in Western Australia’s mining industry for some years.

Supply Chain Planning Solutions: Are the Benefits Real? Really Real?

Demand Solutions

And stagnation is the opposite of innovation. Snack Brands Australia has reduced its safety stock by 20%. There has been a lot of debate in recent years about whether supply chain planning and demand planning solutions actually deliver their much-touted benefits. And I think that’s a good thing. Any time you see an industry accepting the status quo and displaying hostility to new ideas, you have a recipe for stagnation.

Sales and Operations Alignment: Often The Missing Link

Supply Chain Shaman

He had recently returned from his stint as the commercial leader for Syngenta in Vietnam, and was excited to tell me about his beach-side investment in Australia. This is the event where supply chain innovators talk to supply chain visionaries.

This Week in Logistics News (April 4-8, 2016)

Talking Logistics

Descartes Showcases Logistics Technology Platform Innovations at Global User and Partner Conference. Back in December, we welcomed two new members to our family: Milo and Otis, guinea pig brothers we adopted.

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