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.

TMS for SMB: A Case Study with Carhartt

Talking Logistics

Rapid growth, coupled with new market segments and channels (including ecommerce), prompted Carhartt to embark on a multi-million dollar upgrade of its distribution center, which included investments in warehouse management and transportation management solutions.

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Lionel Racing: An Omni-Channel Case Study

Talking Logistics

Prior to the merger, order fulfillment for the train side of the business was managed by a third-party logistics provider (3PL), while the NASCAR collectibles side of the business managed its own fulfillment from a 75,000 square foot warehouse in North Carolina.

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.

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.

Physician Office Case Study: Hybrent provides supply chain efficiency at multi-site locations

Hybrent

And, because Village Podiatry locations are scattered around the region and it does not have a warehouse that supplies can be delivered to, it is important for the accounts payable department to know immediately when a product is delivered. SITUATION.

A Case Study in Reverse Logistics Optimization!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Inadequate planning and execution resulted in excess and obsolete inventory and poor utilization of warehouse space. The post A Case Study in Reverse Logistics Optimization! Subscribe Here! Email Address. Blog post, and permission to publish, provided by ModusLink.

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.

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

Supply Chain Opz

Cook reduced number of warehouses, from 19 to 9 and slashed inventory level from 2 months to 1 month. The value of supply chain management as a discipline has gained more and more recognition from the business communities.

Unlocking the Value of Global Supply Chain: the Case Studies

Supply Chain Opz

In order to control its supply chain, they use a central warehouse to Germany to receive and ship products to local distribution centers in different countries.

AutoStore and the Rise of Flexible Automation: The Parts Town Case Study

Logistics Viewpoints

Historically, we talked about warehouses as being manual or highly automated. Manual warehouses are more flexible. Highly automated warehouses have much higher throughput, but their lack of flexibility adds risk. The post AutoStore and the Rise of Flexible Automation: The Parts Town Case Study appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

Lull Case Study: Order Fulfillment that Doesn’t Keep You Up at Night

FLEXE

Get the PDF of Lull’s case study >> Challenges to Order Fulfillment. The FLEXE Supply team sourced additional warehouse providers in the FLEXE network—all of which were already running on the FLEXE software platform.

Case Study: How Generac Power Systems Cut Millions from Its Global Transportation Spend

CH Robinson Transportfolio

Alan’s team can see the 40’ containers arriving at the port and they can track the freight as it is moved to a warehouse and is consolidated onto 53’ intermodal containers. Customers Global Forwarding Global Transportation Case Study Generac global freight Supply Chain Visibility

Case Study: People and Processes Drive Supply Chain Improvements at Honeywell

TMC

Create a load plan for the warehouse and daily share files. To solve the issue of missed pickups, warehouse dock clutter, and rolled bookings, we shifted more volume toward an incumbent carrier that had a drop yard near our warehouse.

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

Logistics Bureau

The following five mini case studies explore a few high-profile companies that have managed to sustain their supply chain cost-reduction efforts and keep expenses under control. Number of warehouses in the United States cut from 28 to just eight.

Supply Chain Visibility: Beyond “Where’s My Truck?”

Talking Logistics

He shared the following examples: “If you’re in warehousing and you know exactly when a truck is going to show up, then you can have better dock scheduling, you can have better labor management, you can sequence your warehouse operations better — the picking, packing, staging, etc.

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.

Delivering Green: Three Case Studies in Low-Carbon Logistics

Supply Chain @ MIT

Caterpillar is the subject of one of three case studies that show how supply chain management can support both environmental and financial goals. Here are three case studies that offer clear, irrefutable evidence that sustainability and profitability can be compatible in the supply chain domain. Boise coordinated with its customers to promote rail transport so that product could be sent directly from the manufacturing plant to the customer’s warehouse.

5 Supply Chain Trends You Can’t Ignore (Takeaways from Accellos Conference)

Talking Logistics

Because best-in-class execution depends on best-in-class people (see “ The Case for Competing on Logistics Talent ”). Kevin Collier , Director of Operations at Goggin Warehousing. I encourage you to watch the brief interviews to get the full story on their case studies.

Warehouse Robots Enable a Digital Transformation

Logistics Viewpoints

Because about half of this company’s 2017 revenues are related to warehousing services, several of their digital projects have been related to improving efficiency in their warehouses. This case study describes their approach to testing out mobile logistics robots. The post Warehouse Robots Enable a Digital Transformation appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Warehouse Automation digital robots supply chain

Editor’s Pick: Profiles in Yard Management Excellence – Batory Foods

Talking Logistics

In this post, Rafael Granato from PINC Solutions summarizes a video case study we featured recently on Talking Logistics, part of our “Profiles in Yard Management Excellence” series where we highlight companies (in this case, Batory Foods) that are leading the way in driving continuous improvement and innovation in yard management. Case Study Editor's Pick Supply Chain Technology Trends Warehouse Management Batory Foods PINC Solutions yard management system YMS

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Case Study: People and Processes Drive Supply Chain Improvements at Honeywell

TMC

Create a load plan for the warehouse and daily share files. To solve the issue of missed pickups, warehouse dock clutter, and rolled bookings, we shifted more volume toward an incumbent carrier that had a drop yard near our warehouse.

What is picking in a warehouse?

6 River Systems

Warehouse picking refers to the process where individual items are picked from a fulfillment facility to satisfy customers’ orders. It’s an essential aspect of order fulfillment and is considered one of the most expensive and labor-intensive activities for warehouses.

How The Coronavirus Epidemic is Throttling Global Supply Chains

Logistics Bureau

Some ports in China are clogged with arriving containers of iron ore, while warehouses are choked with goods that cannot be exported due to lack of trucks. A Case in Point: Apple.

The Online Retail Landscape in 2019: A Review of the Highs and Lows

Logistics Bureau

According to the company’s CFO, Brian Olsavsky, the main issues were: The costs of transitioning warehouses to support one-day delivery. Perhaps that’s the case from a global perspective, but there are indications in some geographies that smaller can be better.

A Thing of Beauty: Scalable, Flexible eCommerce Fulfillment

FLEXE

View the full case study. With their team, we determined the optimal location was to centrally locate inventory with one of our warehouse providers in Reno, Nevada. The world of cosmetics is a personal one.

A Thing of Beauty: Scalable, Flexible eCommerce Fulfillment

FLEXE

View the full case study. With their team, we determined the optimal location was to centrally locate inventory with one of our warehouse providers in Reno, Nevada. The world of cosmetics is a personal one.

Case Arena: Optimizing a Complex, Global Supply Chain

RELEX Solutions

Case Arena: Optimizing a Complex, Global Supply Chain. Customers » Case Studies. Distribution Centers 1 central DC, 2 regional DCs worldwide, 15 virtual warehouses for key accounts. Download the case as a PDF. Related case studies.

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Case Kolonial.no: Winning at Fresh Food Etail

RELEX Solutions

Case Kolonial.no: Winning at Fresh Food Etail. Customers » Case Studies. As well as improving forecasting to boost availability, cut spoilage, achieve better transparency to optimize the incoming goods flow and restocking of its warehouse, together with RELEX Kolonial.no

Case Musti Group: Thriving in a Complex, Multinational, Supply Chain Environment

RELEX Solutions

Case Musti Group: Thriving in a Complex, Multinational, Supply Chain Environment. Customers » Case Studies. The integrated system allows the buyers to base the central warehouse forecasts on the stores’ replenishment needs.”. Download the case as a PDF.

Takeaways from Manhattan Associates’ Momentum 2017 Conference

Talking Logistics

In WannaCry’s case, hackers exploited vulnerabilities in Windows XP — an operating system still in wide use today, even though it was originally released in 2001 and Microsoft stopped supporting it in 2014.

Traders Warehouse: Leaving legacy systems to save time and money

Unleashed

Ryan Bamford, Derby branch manager for Traders Warehouse’s, blogging on the benefits he’s seen since leaving Netsuite for Xero and Unleashed. Traders Warehouse is a UK-based distributor of electronic security equipment such as CCTV, burglar alarms and door-entry devices.

Warehouse Capacity – My Warehouse is Full

Logistics Bureau

What do people do when they are starting to be concerned about running out of warehouse space? Move to a much bigger warehouse. Rent an additional warehouse space. Warehouse Automation & Robotics Part 2 with Mal Walker.

Veoneer Focuses on Growing their Business with QAD

QAD

Headquartered in Bengaluru, Veoneer India operates from multiple sites and has four warehouses. Take a look at the full case study for more insights into how QAD supported this leading-edge provider of automotive technology.

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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