Will Trucking Challenges Transform JITS in North America?

QAD

Trucking Challenges in North America. While the challenge may be looming globally, the North American automotive manufacturing base may be more inclined to try and dilute their just-in-time-sequence (JITS) supply loops. But why just in North America?

Bristlecone’s IoE solutions enables connected assets in supply chain operations for Mahindra North America (MUSA)

Bristlecone

The post Bristlecone’s IoE solutions enables connected assets in supply chain operations for Mahindra North America (MUSA) appeared first on Bristlecone.

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A Tipping Point?

Supply Chain Shaman

The merged company will be the third largest food and beverage company in North America and the fifth in the world. The goal is to drive organic growth in North American and global expansion by combining Kraft’s brands with Heinz’s international platform.

Congratulations to 15 JDA Customers for Being Named to the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Third Party Logistics, North America

Supply Chain Nation

We’d like to congratulate the 15 JDA customers for being named to the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Third Party Logistics, North America, which you can view here.

The 11 Most Popular Blog Posts on Business in 2014

Cerasis

Today we continue our “Top Blog Posts” series, after covering the top posts in manufacturing , supply chain , logistics , and transportation so far, by bringing you a subject all of us must focus on: Business. Top 11 Most Popular Blog Posts on Business in 2014 by Page View.

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. Blogging also allows both business people and educators to reflect and stimulate opinions.

The Freight Industry is Uberized in North America!

Freightera

The solution proposed by Freightera optimizes, makes travel more efficient, contributes to the reduction of CO2 emissions and offers an alternative to FreightCenter, Freightquote and CargoChief, which are also the 3 other market players in North America. Welcome to Freightera Blog

The Top 7 Most Popular 3PL Blog Posts of 2014

Cerasis

We continue our series on the most popular blog posts of 2014 in each of our main categories with our very first post of 2014 by featuring another area important to Cerasis and the industry: third party logistics. The Most Popular Blog Posts in the 3PL Category By Pageviews for 2014.

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Bonus: Top 11 thru 20 Most Popular Manufacturing Blog Posts

Cerasis

Yesterday we had said we concluded our most popular blog posts by category for the blog posts written from our major categories for 2014. We featured out of our 200 plus blog posts in 2014, over 50 blog posts in the manufacturing category. Read the Full Blog Post.

Frost & Sullivan: Freightera Among Key Automated Freight Solutions in North America

Freightera

Frost & Sullivan places Freightera among ‘Key Automated On-Demand Brokerage Solutions in North America’ along with Uber Freight and Convoy. The exception may be North America, where Frost & Sullivan predicts that it will be shared by several leading solutions.

Freightera to Build North America’s First Low Emission Freight Marketplace

Freightera

Freightera to Build North America’s First Low Emission Freight Marketplace, Partners with SmartWay to Showcase Certified Carriers. The post Freightera to Build North America’s First Low Emission Freight Marketplace appeared first on Freightera Blog.

Sustainable Manufacturing is the New Key to Profitability

IQMS

Our customer, Somaschini North America LLC, understands ISO 14001 requirements first-hand as a manufacturer of high-precision, high-volume steel timing gears for some of the world’s leading commercial automotive brands, including Detroit Diesel and Daimler Germany.

A Baker’s Dozen of Killer Blog Posts

BluJay Solutions

The Kewill blog really took off last year, covering everything from the controversy over new electronic log regulations for truckers to the logistics of international disaster relief. In no particular order, here is a baker’s dozen of our best blog posts from 2015.

Supply Chain Management:Importance of Proactive Master Data.

Infosys Supply Chain Management

View all Infosys blogs. The Infosys global supply chain management blog enables leaner supply chains through process and IT related interventions. In my current project about a year ago, North America region Supply Chain Planners were having major concerns related with flawed planning resulting from incorrect or no Source of Supply (SoS) for receipt elements such as Purchase requisitions &/or Planned orders. Blog Roll. Business Assurance: Supply Chain Blogs.

How Supply Chain Planning Can Create Profit in a Declining Market

ToolsGroup

It bought its main rivals to become North America’s largest fine paper manufacturer. [1] Blog S&OP Supply Chain Planning FeaturedWhen a business finds itself in a declining market, failing to stay in lock step with customer demand poses an existential threat.

Editor’s Pick: NAFTA and Mexican Free Trade – Aiding Our Neighbor to the South

Talking Logistics

Today’s post is by Troy Ryley at Transplace where he recommends that we keep developing a North America that supports trade and builds a strong infrastructure and economy for Mexico, Canada and the U.S. However, this would be an economic mistake for North America. While there are some improvements that can be made to NAFTA, it’s on the right track to promoting free trade and driving economic growth for all of North America.

GS1 Numbering System Required to Identify Products Online

Descartes

In North America, a GTIN is composed of 12 numbers. However, it does not represent that of North America. As mentioned above, North America’s GTIN is composed of 12 digits. Sign up for our weekly blog summary and newsletter!

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Preparing for the International Roadcheck 2019

PLS Logistics

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) blitz is the largest inspection on the commercial motor vehicles in North America. Blog cvsa driver shortage international roadcheck trucking industry

Supply Chain Planning BPO: What’s Driving It and Should You Get On Board?

ToolsGroup

Now Gartner reports that SCP BPO is gaining traction ( Market Guide for Supply Chain Planning BPO or BPaaS, 29 July 2019 ), particularly in North America and Europe. Blog Demand Planning Supply Chain Planning Featured

How currency changes are affecting logistics providers

The Network Effect

This creates an increase in North American imports and weaker export activity. European companies gain in selling products into North America. Intermodal rail will continue to grow in North America and put pressure on an already crowded rail system. epSos.de/Flickr.

Increased demand and regulations create new challenges for multi-temp carriers

DELMIA Quintiq

DTI), the logistics affiliate of the largest food redistributor in North America, Dot Foods, delivers less than truckload (LTL) quantities to numerous customers who require smaller, multi-temperature shipments.

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Celadon Trucking Implements Load Analyzer and Improves Service and Profitability

Logistics Viewpoints

Celadon Trucking is one of the 20 largest truckload carriers in North America. The post Celadon Trucking Implements Load Analyzer and Improves Service and Profitability appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints: A Blog for Logistics, Supply Chain, and 3PL Executives.

Supply Chain Planning BPO: What’s Driving It and Should You Get On Board?

ToolsGroup

Now Gartner reports that SCP BPO is gaining traction ( Market Guide for Supply Chain Planning BPO or BPaaS, 29 July 2019 ), particularly in North America and Europe. Blog Demand Planning Supply Chain Planning Featured

Will the New Tax Bill Bring Overseas Profits Back Home?

Supply Chain Brain

Sourcing/Procurement/SRM SC Planning & Optimization EDI Communication (XML/EDI) Home Page Latest News Home Page Slider Editors' Blog All Technology North Americabased corporations are reported to have between $2tr and $3tr stashed away in offshore accounts, to avoid paying high taxes on domestic income. Apple alone is said to be holding some $269bn in cash and cash equivalents through its overseas affiliates.

GS1 Numbering System Required to Identify Products Online

Descartes

In North America, a GTIN is composed of 12 numbers. However, it does not represent that of North America. As mentioned above, North America’s GTIN is composed of 12 digits. Sign up for our weekly blog summary and newsletter!

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Trending Transportation Updates: June 2019

PLS Logistics

Transportation Updates: June Roadcheck 2019 Reveals Violations The International Roadcheck 2019 is the largest inspection on the commercial motor vehicles in North America. Blog logistics trends trending trending topics trending updates trends

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Kuebix Has Your Truckload Needs Covered

Kuebix

Kuebix, a Trimble Company has built the largest connected shipping platform in North America. Blog Community FTL Load Match Truckload Capacity Kuebix Load Match Spot Volume TL truckloadFinding the right truck at the right price has always been a challenge…until now!

Supply Chain Predictions 2020: Uncertainty Demands Resilience

ToolsGroup

George Fowler, Group Vice President, Spinnaker Supply Chain (North America). Blog Featured machine learning supply chain planning

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

AIMMS

The quiz has been taken by more than 200 participants across several regions – from North America to Asia Pacific. appeared first on AIMMS SC Blog. Part I in our series on assessing your Demand Forecasting process.

Supply Chain Predictions for 2020 (Who knew I’d still be writing this blog 18 years later!)

NC State SCRC

However, I also came to realize that I’ve been writing this blog now for more than a decade! You won’t be able to read this blog while driving down the road (at least not legally!) during the day); expect the same to occur in North America.

Needed: A National Governance Framework for Healthcare Supply Chains

NC State SCRC

May require local sources in North America, with higher costs than global sources. Biopharmaceutical Supply Chain Coronavirus Coronavirus Supply Chain COVID Supply Chain Risk Planning Director's Blog Healthcare Supply Management

Supply chain gender gap the topic of focus at MIT event

Kinaxis

The two-day event brought together 60+ women and men from 27 companies across North America to discuss topics in four areas related to women in supply chain: balance, filling the talent gap, mentorship, sponsorship & networking, and leading global teams.

Prescriptive Analytics is Going Mainstream. Is your Organization Ready?

AIMMS

Companies like ELIX Polymers and Fresenius Medical Care North America have chosen SC Navigator because it makes powerful prescriptive analytics accessible and allows them to quickly answer very specific questions about their business. appeared first on AIMMS SC Blog.

NC State and North Carolina industries step in to provide massive production of new N95 mask and materials

NC State SCRC

Professor Behnam Pourdayhimi is sharing everything he does with the nonwovens companies in North America and around the world, many of which are members of the Institute and work together closely even in normal times.

On-demand Warehousing Quarterly Pricing and Usage Report

FLEXE

The information in this report is based on data from our marketplace, which consists of more than 400 warehouse partners across North America. The post On-demand Warehousing Quarterly Pricing and Usage Report appeared first on FLEXE Blog. Blog on-demand proactive