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?

Truckstop.com and Chainalytics Team Up to Unleash North America’s Largest Freight Rate Database

CHAINalytics

The partnership between industry data giants will combine Chainalytics’ market intelligence products with Truckstop.com’s rates data to provide increased visibility into contract and spot rates in North America.

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RELEX Solutions Names Richard Daw Vice President Sales, North America

RELEX Solutions

office as Vice President Sales, North America, to help drive RELEX’s continued expansion in the region. where he generated significant growth by serving leading retailers in Europe and North America. Read PDF.

Cross Border eCommerce – Key to Successful Entry in North America

Vinculum

When seller brands dream of penetrating the international e-commerce markets, they usually picture North America – and they have justifiable reasons for this: As of 2018, the average revenue per online shopper is the highest for the United States. Product data in local language.

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

Talking Logistics

CX North America Expands Driver Mobile App with Digital Proof of Delivery Update. Dubai and HERE Technologies to develop data infrastructure for driverless transportation. Unless, of course, the shared data is crappy, inaccurate data.

On the road! 4 September supply chain conferences we love

Kinaxis

As part of the panel, four ex-AMR analysts –Roddy Martin, Mickey North Rizza, Lora Cecere and CJ Wehlage– will share insights on the results and the trends.

Our Users Take Us Higher — We’re an Inventory Management FrontRunner Again!

Unleashed

With the aim to help small businesses to make more informed decisions about what software is right for them, FrontRunners uses real reviews from real users to reveal the top software products for North American small businesses. Thanks to our users, we’ve reached 250 user reviews, averaging 4.5

Leveraging Big Data in Marketing

Enterra Insights

When talking about big data, the modifier “big” could just as easily apply to its effect on business as it does to the amount of data being collected. The digital age is all about data and companies failing to leverage big data could find survival difficult. Big data touches almost every aspect of a business and marketing is no exception. The value of big data. Today, it’s not people but data that tops the asset value list for companies.”[3]

Supply Chain Management:Importance of Proactive Master Data.

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Cloud & Big Data. « Collaborative Platform for Enterprise of Future | Main | Key Asset Management trends in Oil & Gas Industry » Importance of Proactive Master Data Maintenance in SAP SCM Support. 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.

Dig Deep: What to Know About TMS Hosting, Data Models and Integration

Talking Logistics

When you’re in the market for a TMS, it’s important to look beyond terms like SaaS or cloud in order to really understand your hosting options, how the data model will enable better business efficiencies and service, and the ease of integrations. Data Models Influence Flexibility.

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Think Tank 2020: Answering the Tough Questions with Transparency and the Right Data at the Right Time

Transplace

Think Tank 2020: Answering the Tough Questions with Transparency and the Right Data at the Right Time. In 2017, a group of talented Transplace data scientists started on a mission to re-invent reporting for customers. How are you making data actionable within your organization?

6 Strategies to Manage Amazon’s PII Changes

Unleashed

I believe that Amazon’s decision to stop sending customer details to merchants via API will make it harder — potentially causing problems for customer relationships, productivity and data protection. Data protection is a hugely important issue to consumers and sellers today — and any attempt to pursue better protection of customer details is laudable. The best way to ensure that customer information is properly protected is to make each business accountable for the data it holds.

6 Strategies to Manage Amazon’s PII Changes

Unleashed

I believe that Amazon’s decision to stop sending customer details to merchants via API will make it harder — potentially causing problems for customer relationships, productivity and data protection. Data protection is a hugely important issue to consumers and sellers today — and any attempt to pursue better protection of customer details is laudable. The best way to ensure that customer information is properly protected is to make each business accountable for the data it holds.

Supply chain agility, the disillusioned data scientist, Amazon effect, and other tales from LogiPharma US 2017

Kinaxis

Find the right home for your data scientists: While facilitating a panel discussion on enabling digital supply chains, Hussain Mooraj of Deloitte shared an interesting story of a disillusioned data scientist who recently left a large global pharma company.

What does GDPR mean for your supply chain?

Kinaxis

by Nazli Erdogus The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the most important change in personal data privacy regulation in 20 years. You may be wondering, “If I’m in North America, am I’m bound by these new rules?”

Strategic sourcing and ‘big data’

ivalua

Big data is more than a buzz term, and if you are a strategic sourcing professional, it is a concept that should not be ignored. Big data is about synthesizing and making sense of information — better and quicker than your competition. Velocity: How quickly do you create data?

Dissecting the Headwinds and Tailwinds of Digital Transformation

Supply Chain Shaman

for the more advanced economies in Europe and the North America. For the global multi-national, Powering global growth in China and India is tougher, and with less intellectual property risk, than driving a digital transformation in North America and Europe.

BluJay says link with project44 will help users optimize supply chains – DC Velocity

BluJay Solutions

BluJay Solutions announces a partnership with project44 to provide greater real-time visibility data to its users. The alliance will help empower companies to optimize their supply chains for the future across multiple industries and verticals in North America and Europe.

Benefit from Forecast Data in your Planograms

RELEX Solutions

One, however, seems to come up constantly “Can we use forecast data when making the planograms?”. The answer used to always be the same; “If you give us the forecast data at the weekly product-location level, then yes”. How to find a way to combine forecast and historical data?

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] We had to move all the players out of their comfort zones, into a data-driven, collaborative culture.”

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.

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Off to a Healthy Start, Logistics M&A Activity Could be on Hold

Logistics Trends and Insights

Prior to the pandemic though, M&A activity in the global transportation and logistics sector over that last three years has been especially hot, with data from PwC showing another robust year in 2019. North America had investments of $43.4 by Amy Wunderlin .

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.

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Airfreight Forwarders and Carriers Prepare for Holiday Season

Logistics Trends and Insights

All regions, except Africa and Latin America, recorded increases in capacity. Furthermore, North America capacity increased 4.0% Strong data through July does indeed point to a major concern as we head into peak season.

My Take: The Role of Anaplan in Defining the Art of the Possible in Supply Chain Planning

Supply Chain Shaman

There are two groups: one in North America and one in Europe. The Kinaxis model is well-designed for what-if analysis, but the limitations of the data model for process-based consumer industries along with the high cost make it difficult to justify.

Ivalua and Axbility Consulting partner to help companies create value through successful procurement transformation

ivalua

Axbility Consulting, headquartered in New York City, is the North American subsidiary of Axys Consultants, a major player in management consulting with 215 consultants with an annual turnover of $31 million. Axbility will provide Certified Solution Integration & Professional Services for Ivalua across industry sectors, with a focus on organizations throughout North America. is the Axys Consultants subsidiary created in 2018 for the North American market.

Prescriptive Analytics is Going Mainstream. Is your Organization Ready?

AIMMS

Prescriptive Analytics platforms , as defined by Gartner , “primarily focus on creating optimization solutions,” providing “data prep, prescriptive model building, model management and model deployment in various business processes.” More investment in data science .

The 7 Best Events For Freight Shipping in 2015

Cerasis

The 3PL Summit is North America’s largest and most high-level gathering of logistics executives and their manufacturer and retailer supply chain counterparts. This fall, you may want to head north for the annual Surface Transportation Summit, to be held just outside of Toronto.

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. You know that great feeling you get when you have an expert getting the job done?

Different Strokes for Different Folks (to Yield Better Results?)?

Supply Chain Shaman

These traditional approaches are hierarchical with data viewed in rows and columns The discussions focus on the data; and as a result, teams miss the patterns. In the 1990’s channel data was not as available, and memory requirements constrained the processes.

Reconfiguring the Automotive Post Pandemic Supply Chain

Logistics Trends and Insights

An optimistic estimate of 95% of automotive assembly plants in Europe and North America remain close. The year started off promising for the automotive industry however, like everything in its path, the coronavirus pandemic has dealt a cruel blow to the industry.

Real-Time Monitoring Fuels IoT Growth In Manufacturing

IQMS

This month IQMS interviewed 151 manufacturers in North America to understand the current and plans for analytics and manufacturing intelligence, mobility, quality and real-time monitoring. Each faces the competitive challenge of making the most of the data have.

Agility Does Not Grow on Trees: Start Building Today

Supply Chain Shaman

As shown in Figure 1, companies in North America rate agility as 13% more important as an attribute for their supply chain than companies in Europe. Agility Importance: North America and Europe. Most companies lack the ability to manage data and develop a feasible plan.

Things Have Changed: What Do We Do NOW?

Supply Chain Shaman

The work done by Terra Technology, in my opinion, is one of two accurate sources of benchmark data on forecasting in the industry. The issue with most forecasting benchmarking is that the data is self-reported. Synchronize and harmonize downstream data using an attribute-based model.

Covid-19 (Coronavirus): Where do we go from here?

Logility

In early 2015, Continental Mills knew the North American Avian Flu might disrupt its supply of eggs in the coming weeks. Spreadsheets, full of conflicting and nonintegrated data, put your business at risk, introduce uncertainty and reduce flexibility when responding to disruptions.