Getting Away from Excel Spreadsheets: A Project Logistics Case Study

Talking Logistics

Hennecke will be presenting this case study there, so make sure you don’t miss it! Case Study Episode Highlights AXIT CSCMP EDGE 2017 Excel Siemens supply chain visibility

TMS for SMB: A Case Study with Carhartt

Talking Logistics

Case Study Cloud/SaaS Retail Transportation Management Transportation Management Systems Carhartt cloud Manhattan Associates omni-channel SaaS TMS transportation management systemsWhat defines the small and mid-sized business (SMB) market for transportation management systems (TMS)?

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Lionel Racing: An Omni-Channel Case Study

Talking Logistics

The post Lionel Racing: An Omni-Channel Case Study appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Case Study Episode Highlights Retail Trends Supply Chain & Logistics Trends Descartes Lionel Racing omni-channel fulfillment

Supply Chain Case Study: the Executive's Guide

Supply Chain Opz

Analysis of case study is certainly one of the most popular methods for people from business management background. This section features the supply chain case studies of H&M, Benetton, Zara and Adidas. HP ''s case study is pretty unique.

SCM Case Study with Adidas

SCM Research

He presented a case study about the supply chain processes for t-shirts. Thanks, John, for a great case study and an insightful discussion! Today, John McNamara, SVP Sourcing, Adidas Group, visited me and my SCM students at Copenhagen Business School.

Case Study: FMCG (Friendly Man Carrying Gifts) RTM (Reindeer To Market)

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

Client : Santa Claus aka Father Christmas, Kris Kringle, St. Nick or simply Santa. FMCG Christmas Humour Supply Chain RTM

7 Traits of Great Supply Chain Leader: A Case Study of Tim Cook

Supply Chain Opz

The value of supply chain management as a discipline has gained more and more recognition from the business communities. Some supply chain leaders now take the helm at the world''s leading companies like Apple Inc, Wal-Mart and Tesco in UK as the CEOs.

Implementing RFID for Manufacturing Visibility: A Case Study

Supply Chain Opz

This article is a guest commentary from Prof Ming K Lim who is Head of Centre of Excellence for Supply Chain Improvement and Professor of Supply Chain and Logistics Operations at Derby Business School.

Judging Supply Chain Improvement: Campbell Soup Case Study

Supply Chain Shaman

Over the course of the last two years, we at Supply Chain Insight s have worked on a methodology to gauge supply chain improvement. We named it the Supply Chain Index. We have found that supply chain metrics are gnarly and complicated.During

Logistics KPIs Case Study: Whirlpool’s Supply Chain and Logistics Success Driven by Effective KPI Implementation

Cerasis

We conclude our ongoing series in talking about effective KPI management by giving you a real live Logistics KPIs management case study from Whirlpool's engagement with a logistics service level provider.

Competing on Analytics: A Supply Chain Case Study

Logistics Viewpoints

This logistics services company manages hundreds of millions of supply chain assets for its clients, has hundreds of thousands drop off and pick up points, and make over 10,000 deliveries per day moving through over 100 logistics centers. To manage this complexity in a manner that insures high service levels, a sustainable/green supply chain, and profitability, the company has committed itself to a variety of analytic solutions. Business Intelligence Logistics Outsourcing

3 SEKO Logistics eCommerce Case Studies

Supply Chain 24/7

Providing end-to-end supply chain solutions, enabling eCommerce stores, and freeing up management to focus on creativity, SEKO Logistics addresses the supply chain and logistics needs of London's Portobello Road MOU company, the iconic Lulu brand, and Escalade Sports

Energizer Holdings: A Crossdocking Case Study

Transportfolio

Robinson’s crossdocking solution, please download the full case study, Expansion of Global Crossdock Solution Creates a Competitive Advantage. The post Energizer Holdings: A Crossdocking Case Study appeared first on Transportfolio.

Streamlined Sales and Operations Planning: A Konica Minolta Case Study

The 21st Century Supply Chain

And another quote from the case study: With the deployment of RapidResponse, the team switched to daily calculations. If you are interested in learning more about this customer, read the complete case study.

Throw back Thursday: Applied Materials case study, ‘Agility enables Customer Satisfaction and Growth’ at Kinexions

The 21st Century Supply Chain

So, on this ‘Throw Back Thursday’, I would like to share Applied Materials case study, ‘Agility enables Customer Satisfaction and Growth’ at Kinexions. by Melissa Clow.

Next Generation Supply Chain Risk Management: A Case Study

Logistics Viewpoints

A case in point is offered by AGCO. We are entering an era where it is becoming possible to detect supply chain risks much more quickly. AGCO is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of a wide range of agricultural equipment. 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 […].

A Practical Approach to Supply Chain Resilience: The PepsiCo Case Study

Logistics Viewpoints

As consumers’ preferences shifted toward more nutritious foods, PepsiCo purchased companies in this food segment. But this segment has a much more complex supply chain. PepsiCo had to take a new approach to supply chain resilience. Food & Beverage Industry Supply Chain Risk Management APICS PepsiCo resilience supply chain

3 Mini Case Studies: Successful Supply Chain Cost Reduction and Management

Logistics Bureau

The following three mini case studies explore a few high-profile companies which have managed to sustain their supply chain cost reduction efforts and keep expenses under control.

Energizer Holdings: A Crossdocking Case Study

Transportfolio

Robinson’s crossdocking solution, please download the full case study, Expansion of Global Crossdock Solution Creates a Competitive Advantage. The post Energizer Holdings: A Crossdocking Case Study appeared first on Transportfolio.

Case Study: McDonald’s Secret Sauce for Supply Chain Success

Supply Chain 24/7

Case Study: A Deep Dive Into Nestlé’s Supply Chain

AFFLINK

When it comes to the food and beverage market, Nestlé dominates over the competition as the world's biggest company of its kind. Established in 1866 by Swiss pharmacist, Henri Nestlé, the organization originally specialized in infant cereal.

Case Study: Project Cargo Logistics

PLS Logistics

Project logistics refers to specialized freight moves that are oversized, heavy-lift or hazardous.

Case Study: Manufacturer Reduces Freight Spend Through Automation

PLS Logistics

3PL Transportation Spend Case StudySituation. A North American producer of refractory bricks and mortars, with a network of over 30 plants and distribution centers throughout U.S. and Canada, was concerned about their transportation strategy. The company was apprehensive about their total freight spend, but didn’t know the best way to reduce costs.

Thow Back Thursday: First Solar case study ‘First Solar & Kinaxis Killed the Excel Star’. A video worth remembering

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Melissa Clow Here at Kinaxis, we are starting to gear up for this year’s Kinexions (our annual training & user conference ). I quickly began to reminisce about our fun yet educational customer videos from past conferences.

Case Study: Why Supplier Capacity Management is Mission Critical

Resilinc

It’s been a rough year for Fuhu Inc. Named America’s fastest growing company by Inc. Magazine in 2013 and 2014, the maker of the nabi-brand of children’s tablets filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Monday amidst a messy financial battle with its investor and exclusive manufacturer, Foxconn.

Lessons Learned from Supply Chain Disruption

PLS Logistics

Supply Chain Managed Transportation Case StudySupply chain disruptions span from day-to-day risks like malfunctioning equipment to high-impact threats like natural disasters.

Profiles in Yard Management Excellence by Adrian Gonzalez: Universal Logistics

PINC YMS

Case Study innovation yard management system 3PL

Profiles in Yard Management Excellence by Adrian Gonzalez: Batory Foods

PINC YMS

Case Study innovation yard management system manufacturing

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Supply Chain Design: Insights from CHEP’s Journey to Continuous Improvement

Talking Logistics

Full episode: Case Study Episode Highlights Supply Chain & Logistics Trends CHEP continuous improvement LLamasoft supply chain design

How this Company Grew Visibility with a 3PL Partnership

PLS Logistics

Visibility Transportation Spend Case StudyA common transportation challenge of B2B and B2C businesses is lack of supply chain visibility. Without visibility, deliveries are slower, inventory management suffers and it’s more difficult to manage risk.

How Supply Chain Strategy Misalignment is Killing Kmart USA

Logistics Bureau

However, in most cases it did so reactively, either in response to the lead taken by competitors, or because the company was cajoled into action by its suppliers. This clearly wasn’t the case for Sears, if the obvious lack of asset consolidation is anything to go by.

El Niño Impacting Key Materials: Palm Oil Case Study

Resilinc

Last August, our whitepaper “ El Niño: A Test of CPO Leadership and Your Supply Chain Resiliency Culture ” forewarned supply chain practitioners and stakeholders of the various supply chain risks associated with the most severe El Ni ñ o since the 1950s.

Leveraging Modeling Technology for Continuous Supply Chain Improvement: The CHEP Story

Talking Logistics

How do you make the business case for Supply Chain Design to the CEO and CFO? Case Study Supply Chain & Logistics Trends Upcoming Episodes CHEP LLamasoft supply chain designLive Episode: Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 12:00 pm ET. One of our predictions from a couple of years ago was that more companies would treat Supply Chain Design as a continuous business process instead of a standalone project or a once-a-year exercise.

Multi-Methodological Research in Supply Chain Management

SCM Research

and (3) case study research. Methodology Analytical Modelling Case Study Empirical Research TrendJust like OM research, SCM research is dominated by three research methodologies: (1) analytical modelling research (optimization, computational, and simulation models etc.), (2) quantitative empirical research (surveys etc., There has been a recent trend towards multi-methodological research that combines different methodologies.

Columbia Sportswear: Peeling Back the Onion on Your Supply Chain Processes

Talking Logistics

This case study underscores a key point I’ve been making to companies over the past year: that they won’t be able to “succeed despite” anymore — that unlike the past, they won’t be able to succeed despite having poor visibility and control of their supply chains; despite having outdated and inflexible IT systems; despite not taking a holistic perspective of their end-to-end processes; despite not having timely, accurate, and complete data; and the list goes on.

Heavy Haul, Oversize Freight Transportation – Case Studies

Freightera

The post Heavy Haul, Oversize Freight Transportation – Case Studies appeared first on Freightera Blog. Project 1 – Heavy Equipment Hauling. Customer : Large US chemical and refinery services company. Industry : Chemical Processing, Oil & Gas.

Redesign to Improve Value: A Case Study of a Supply Chain Leader

Supply Chain Shaman

In the recent study of the Voice of the Supply Chain Leader , we find that the gaps are large, and growing. Product reliability, in the case of durable goods, is the driving factor for product satisfaction.

4 Best-in-Class Supply Chains To Watch and Learn From

Logistics Bureau

If you spend some time studying Unilever’s supply chain model, you’ll find plenty of ideas that you might take away and seek to apply in your own organisation. Case Studies Supply Chain best in class supply chains

Supply Chain Management Case Study

LeanCor

Supply Chain Management Case Study: Total Delivered Cost Model. In this supply chain management case study, read how LeanCor analyzed the supply chain to find opportunities to reduce total delivered cost, and identified pilot SKU’s for implementation.

Condition Monitoring- A Case Study-Part I

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Here''s presenting the case study of how a seemingly workable condition monitoring exercise can possibly go wrong. The case company had procured a fleet of excavators and pipe layer equipment for their interstate gas pipeline project. Being currently involved in a research project on Asset Management practice in Construction industries, I have been interacting with folks within the industry to understand the peculiarities involved in their Asset Management practices.