Behind the Scenes Look: Moving Pelotonia Bikes from NYC to Columbus

Zipline Logistics

Cycling to raise money for cancer research has become an annual tradition in Columbus. The post Behind the Scenes Look: Moving Pelotonia Bikes from NYC to Columbus appeared first on Zipline Logistics.

Columbus, Ohio: Strategic Manufacturing and Logistics Site (Infographic)

Zipline Logistics

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Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2019

Talking Logistics

Editor’s Note: This is one of the most popular posts we publish every year: our list of supply chain and logistics events to attend in the coming year. Conferences are a great example of peer-to-peer learning in action, but with so many supply chain and logistics conferences available, how do you decide which ones to attend? Below is a short list of the supply chain and logistics conferences scheduled for 2019. Logistics Summit & Expo , March 13-14, Mexico City, Mexico.

Top 10 Ways Internet of Things and Blockchain Strengthen Supply Chains

C3 Solutions

This post was originally posted on Forbes.com and written by Louis Columbus, Contributor at Forbes. supply chain management Forbes artificial intelligence Machine Learning Big Data logistics internet of things IoT C3 Yard Blog C3 C3 Blog C3 Solutions Supply Chain C3 Reservations Blockchain A

5 Future Applications of the Industrial Internet of Things in Manufacturing & Logistics

Cerasis

Additionally, overall maintenance costs have dropped by 30 percent, and predictive maintenance has reduced machine-specific failures by 70 percent, reports Louis Columbus of Forbes magazine.

Port Logistics Group acquires e-commerce tech firm Whiplash

EFT

Port Logistics Group , an omnichannel logistics services provider, has acquired Whiplash Merchandising, Inc. The move comes just over a year after Port Logistics Group took an ownership interest in Whiplash: since February 2018, Port Logistics Group has fulfilled more than 1.5 This brings Port Logistics Group’s warehouse space up to 6.3 Port Logistics Group is investing in the technology and software to further drive innovation.

Why Supply Chain Visibility Isn’t Enough

PLS Logistics

Visibility is a buzzword in the logistics environment; it represents the real-time status of supply chain processes. Nancy Marino, from Columbus Consulting, believes that today's businesses need to go beyond visibility to full transparency. In her interview to SupplyChainBrain , she claims that consumers want to know where their order is at every point in the supply chain and that requires more than supply chain visibility.

Study Shows Two-Thirds of Companies Yet to Execute Digital Transformation in Supply Chain Planning

ToolsGroup

Our services help clients develop the right supply chain strategy for their business challenges and implement the process and technology solutions to improve Demand/Supply Planning, Procurement and Sourcing, Logistics and Warehousing, and Reverse Logistics business performance.

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What to Do Now Before the Panama Canal Expands

CH Robinson Transportfolio

logistics? Shippers, carriers, and logistics service providers will need to make decisions, given the likely scenarios, about how to best serve their customers in a changing business environment. Logistics service providers can help both carriers and shippers sort through their options.

It’s Turkey Time!

Kinaxis

Forget Columbus Day this year and come celebrate Thanksgiving with us instead! Miscellanea Demand planning Logistics Supply and demand Supply chain management turkey supply chainby Alexa Cheater Okay, so there may be a bunch of readers out there thinking ‘Huh?

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5 Reasons Why Manufacturers Who Focus on Customer Experience Will Win

Cerasis

In fact, manufacturers can collaborate with third-party logistics providers ( 3PLs ), like Cerasis , to realize the benefits of collaboration and taking advantage of business-to-business (B2B) sales through integration of systems, explains Louis Columbus of Supply Chain 24/7.

5 Reasons Why The Use of the IIoT by Manufacturers Is Unavoidable

Cerasis

The Industrial Internet of Things ( IIoT ) has been a major topic among manufacturers and third-party logistics providers ( 3PLs ) for several years.

6 Recent Trends in Manufacturing Technology to Increase Agile Responsiveness, Continuous Improvement & Customization

Cerasis

Furthermore, the growing need to enhance cybersecurity and maintain new system implies more companies will outsource IT services to third-party entities, including third-party logistics providers (3PLs), who provide additional, value-added services. reports Louis Columbus of Supply Chain 24/7.

Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

It also offers customized logistics solutions through its logistics department. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, it emphasizes flexibility to meet customer requirements. The post Alternatives to UPS and FedEx appeared first on The Logistics of Logistics

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Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

It also offers customized logistics solutions through its logistics department. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, it emphasizes flexibility to meet customer requirements. The post Alternatives to UPS and FedEx appeared first on The Logistics of Logistics Introduction. Although UPS and Fedex may seem like the best options due to their prevalence, it’s important to look into alternative small parcel carriers.

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Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

It also offers customized logistics solutions through its logistics department. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, it emphasizes flexibility to meet customer requirements. The post Alternatives to UPS and FedEx appeared first on The Logistics of Logistics Introduction. Although UPS and Fedex may seem like the best options due to their prevalence, it’s important to look into alternative small parcel carriers.

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Freight Rates Adjust to Post-Hurricane Irma Demand

DAT Solutions

Transportation and logistics professionals are urged to contact the American Logistics Aid Network , if you can help provide trucks, trailers, or warehouse space. Relief efforts are underway in Florida, and our hearts go out to those recovering from Hurricane Irma.

Who said supply chains are boring?: Seven Great Historical.

Supply Chains Rock

Long before UPS and third-party logistics companies, these historic logisticians were laying the groundwork that powers commerce today. Over the next several weeks I will unveil seven of historys most innovative logisticians as told by Philip Rudy a contractor for Diakon Logistics. Christopher Columbus: A Logistical Pioneer. Logistical calculations werent easy for the first explorers. When they finally saw Hispaniola, Columbus ran the Santa Maria aground.

The loopPFEP Process

Loop Supply Systems

This process we have developed is defined by Planning Segments : The Point of Use , Supply Sourcing , Supply Logistics , and Plant Logistics. We will have two members from our team attending this course and workshop in Columbus, Indiana. The loopPFEP Process.

People, Processes, and Technology All Required for Supply Chain Transformation

Enterra Insights

Felecia Stratton, editor of Inbound Logistics , notes, “The fashion supply chain is moving toward a human-centered model, which shifts from a sequenced approach of siloed operations to a flexible network of participants and partnerships that will enable agile and adaptable supply chain operations.”[2] Louis Columbus ( @LouisColumbus ) goes so far as to insist, “Analytics will revolutionize supply chains in 2018.”[7]

Trends 2019: Manufacturing

Enterra Insights

Jesper Bennike, CEO of GateHouse Logistics Company, notes, “A gamut of new Industry 4.0 4] Louis Columbus, “ Top 10 Manufacturing Trends For 2019 ,” IQMS Manufacturing Blog , 29 November 2018. [5]

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Reflections, Thank-you(s) and Rethinking the Future

Supply Chain Shaman

Last week I spoke at the CLX Logistics Conference in Philadelphia on the future of Supply Chain Management. Two million sailors died between the age of Columbus and the invention of steam engines.

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Supply Chain Optimization 101: How to Best Harness the Power of Big Data

AFFLINK

Writing for Forbes, big data expert Louis Columbus notes that more than 60% of supply chain executives view big data as “a disruptive and important technology, setting the foundation for long-term change management in their organizations.”

Who said supply chains are boring?: 6. Winfield Scott: A Native.

Supply Chains Rock

Long before UPS and third-party logistics companies, these historic logisticians were laying the groundwork that powers commerce today. Over the next several weeks I will unveil seven of historys most innovative logisticians as told by Philip Rudy a contractor for Diakon Logistics. Last week we highlighted Christopher Columbus: A Logistical Pioneer. During the Civil War, Ulysses Grant used logistical strategies that he learned from Scott. EU Logistics Hub Blog.

New Panama Canal Options: Running the Numbers with a TMS

TMC

An example of how these factors come together when moving product to battleground destinations can be found in the white paper, Wide Open: How the Panama Canal Expansion Is Redrawing the Logistics Map. New Panama Canal Options: Running the Numbers with a TMS.Connect by TMC.

East and West Coast Ports to Battle for U.S. Region After Panama Canal Expansion

CH Robinson Transportfolio

It will take in other metropolitan areas like Detroit and Columbus, and encompass a newly contested region that accounts for more than 15% of the U.S. Robinson, Wide Open: How the Panama Canal Expansion is Redrawing the Logistics Map.

Planning and managing the critical aspects of a full merchandising season

RELEX Solutions

Partner, Columbus Consulting. Author: Charlotte Kula-Przezwanski, Partner at Columbus Consulting. The Pareto principle informs a lot of our work at Columbus Consulting International (CCI). Moving Supply chain, logistics and allocation. Partner, Columbus Consulting.

East and West Coast Ports to Battle for U.S. Region After Panama Canal Expansion

CH Robinson Transportfolio

It will take in other metropolitan areas like Detroit and Columbus, and encompass a newly contested region that accounts for more than 15% of the U.S. Robinson, Wide Open: How the Panama Canal Expansion is Redrawing the Logistics Map. East and West Coast Ports to Battle for U.S.

Regional Parcel Carriers

The Logistics of Logistics

Headquartered in Woburn, MA, Eastern Connection has a large array of services ; in addition to same day and overnight delivery, it also offers international shipping through a partnership with TNT Express and offers customized logistics solutions through its logistics department. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, it emphasizes flexibility to meet customer requirements. The post Regional Parcel Carriers appeared first on The Logistics of Logistics.

America’s Largest Ocean Ports

3PL Insights

Thus, these are America’s largest ocean ports: The Port of Los Angeles, The Port of Long Beach (California), The New York/New Jersey Port (Newark, NJ), The Georgia Ports (Savannah, Brunswick, Bainbridge & Columbus) and The Northwest Seaport Alliance (Washington State). Global LogisticsBased on statistics as of 2015, the following U.S. shipping ports are included in the list of largest ocean ports in the world.

Technology Helping Truckers & City Planners Reduce Traffic

Cerasis

In a pilot program in Columbus, Ohio, government vehicles collaborated with public data-sharing programs to better understand traffic flow and greatly improve the “pacing” of their city’s traffic lights. For shipping and logistics companies, that’s a huge savings when you consider that travel of all kinds for business and industry costs, on average, $25.19 Traffic and congestion are expensive and annoying problems for any city and its people.

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Want to Help With FEMA Loads? It's Complicated.

DAT Solutions

Trucks, warehouse space, and logistics services are needed in Florida, Georgia and even Texas, and they may be required soon in Massachusetts or New Jersey. First there was Harvey, then Irma. Clean-up and emergency relief efforts are still underway in Texas, Florida and surrounding regions.