Cognitive Computing: Getting Clear on Definitions

Supply Chain Shaman

There is no common definition of cognitive computing and there are many variants. ” (AI lacks a common definition. Ask each technology provider for a definition. Here I give the reader some insights into the definitions that I use in my writing. Definitions.

Three Types of SCM Definitions

SCM Research

Today, I present Mentzer et al.’s ’s (2001) must-read article, Defining Supply Chain Management.

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Noob Guide to Supply Chain Management Definition

Supply Chain Opz

What is the definition of supply chain management? Because, each professional organization has its own version of the definition. So supply chain is definitely NOT the same as value chain.

The Noob Guide to Supply Chain Definition

Supply Chain Opz

What is the definition of supply chain management? Because, each professional organization has its own version of the definition. So supply chain is definitely NOT the same as value chain.

Creating Better Concept Definitions in SCM

SCM Research

Recommendations for Creating Better Concept Definitions in the Organizational, Behavioral, and Social Sciences. I believe we all have already experienced this: The same concept can sometimes be defined in very different ways by different authors. Conceptual clarity would certainly be great, but how can we achieve it? Think, for example, about concepts such as trust, integration or dependence. So, what do we really mean when we are talking about them?

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A new definition for Integrated Business Planning

Supply Chain Movement

The answers made me realize I actually don’t know any widely acknowledged definition for IBP. As far as I know there is no agreed standard definition. Because when there is no agreed definition or standard, there are no clear rules. Shortcomings in existing IBP definitions.

Home Depot Grows Revenues by Investing in Time Definite Deliveries

Logistics Viewpoints

The post Home Depot Grows Revenues by Investing in Time Definite Deliveries appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Most companies invest in transportation management solutions to cut costs. Home Depot has proven that investing in this can improve service and grow revenues. This article describes the path they took to put this business case together. Retail Transportation Management Systems Home Depot logistics supply chain TMS

What Exactly Is Supply Chain Management? 10 Different Definitions!

Supply Chain Game Changer

So what exactly is the definition of “Supply Chain Management”? But that being said there are still a large number of definitions of “Supply Chain Management” Let’s review some of those definitions here: 10 Definitions of Supply Chain Management!

More Definitive News on Pending Foxconn Investment in the United States

Supply Chain Matters

More definite reports indicate Foxconn will make a $7 billion U.S. investment decision in July. Make no mistake that this is a very big deal for high-tech and consumer electronics supply chains, specifically Apple’s supply chain. High Tech and Consumer Electronics Supply Chain Procurement and Sourcing Product Lifecycle Management Supply Chain Strategy Apple iPhone supply chain Apple supply chain Foxconn manufacturing strategies Supply chain Matters blog

Brand Protection – The Definitive Role of the Supply Chain!

Supply Chain Game Changer

The post Brand Protection – The Definitive Role of the Supply Chain! Subscribe Here! Email Address. Check out Is Your Supply Chain A Cost Centre or a Value Creator?

New Definition of Logistics?

BluJay Solutions

I remember as a new professional in Logistics , I was taught an academic definition; Logistics means the right goods, reaching the right people at the right time. Well, as I look back at this definition as it stood then, it seemed fairly accurate. However with the changes in the industry and evolution of IT around Logistics, the definition has undergone change. So what is the new definition of Logistics? The post New Definition of Logistics?

Five Supply Chain Definitions Every Industry Professional Should.

The 21st Century Supply Chain

5 Supply Chain Definitions Every Industry Professional Should Know

The 21st Century Supply Chain

What is a 3PL? The Ultimate Guide Including Definitions of 1PL, 2PL, and 4PL!

Supply Chain Game Changer

To provide some context my definitions are based on the premise of how far removed the entity performing the logistics processes is from the original source of the finished product. Therefore on the 3plmanager.com blog the following definitions apply: 1st Party Logistics (1PL).

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Breaking Tech News: E2open, Inc. Signs Definitive Agreement to be Acquired

Supply Chain Matters

announced today a definitive agreement to be acquired by private equity firm Insight Venture Partners. Supply Chain B2B business network platform provider E2open, Inc. According to the announcement, the transaction is valued at $273 million, approximately three times current E2open revenues in its current fiscal year. E2open is a current Sustaining sponsor of this blog.

The 7 Warehouse Service Offerings

The Logistics of Logistics

Everyone knows what a warehouse is, but I decided to publish Wikipedia’s definition because it was really good. Warehouse Definition. As I read, the article, I thought it would be helpful to publish a definition or overview of the 7 warehouse service offerings described in the article. “If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough” – Albert Einstein. There are 7 main types of warehouse services offerings.

Plastic crushing machines: definition and purpose

Exapro Hub

The post Plastic crushing machines: definition and purpose appeared first on Exapro Hub. Although we are surrounded by plastic daily, it’s good to start with a simple question: what is plastic?

Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking: What's your definition of.

Global Trade Management

Whats your definition of supply chain? I stumbled over a question, which made me very curious: What is your two word definition of supply chain? What's your definition of supply chain? Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking. International trade is the engine of global prosperity today. The size of global trade has nearly doubled since 1990. The healthy growth continues as world merchandise trade continues to grow with an average of 10% per year.

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Eight Rules for Formal Conceptual Definitions

SCM Research

Theory-building empirical research needs formal conceptual definitions. Particularly, such definitions are necessary conditions for construct validity. But what is a “good” formal conceptual definition? ” (3) “Definitions should include only unambiguous and clear terms.” ” (4) “Definitions should have as few as possible terms in the conceptual definition to avoid violating the parsimony virtue of ‘good’ theory.”

The 11 Transportation Service Offerings

The Logistics of Logistics

Transportation air cargo definition driver leasing inbound logistics Joe Lynch LTL definition ocean transportation definition The Logistics of Logistics transportation service offering truck driver leasing truckload definition There are 11 transportation service offerings. Last summer, Inbound Logistics published a list of different 3PLs and their services.

Machinery maintenance: definition and tips

Exapro Hub

The post Machinery maintenance: definition and tips appeared first on Exapro Hub. “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” We’ve all heard this idiom. It’s now time to forget it as we’re going to speak about machine maintenance. You might work every day as an operator, engineer, or you’ve […]. Buying & Selling Machinery

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Terotechnology: what is it? Definition and goals

Exapro Hub

If you are looking for a complete definition, you’re on the right website. Together, let’s go through its origin, definition, goals, but also its steps and interesting benefits you could apply to your company. Origin, definition, and goals of Terotechnology.

Which Team has the most die-hard fans? The Eagles or the Patriots? Our Sentiment Analysis Tool Tells It All.

Arkieva

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The Evolution Continues: RILA Supply Chain Becomes the RILA LINK Conference

Supply Chain Network

Associations Conferences Definitions Education Emerging TrendsAlmost fifty years ago, way back in 1969 the Mass Retailing Institute was incorporated, which in 1976 changed its’ name to National Mass Retailing Institute (NMRI).

The Automated Local Fulfillment Imperative

Supply Chain Network

Definition: imperative(n) [im-per-uh-tiv] noun: a command, rule, duty, etc., Numerous times recently I’ve found myself saying (and tweeting) that… ‘Going forward Fulfillment automation is no longer just an option.’

Portfolio Pruning for Product Managers

Arkieva

Memoirs of a Black Belt brand portfolio analysis brand portfolio examples brand portfolio management brand portfolio strategy definition brand portfolio strategy examples how to manage brand portfolio product line pruning examples what is product line pruningDo others challenge your expanding portfolio or complicated offering? Need a portfolio pruning process or policy to keep a manageable inventory? Want to take the drama out of keeping or deleting products?

Transforming Brands for Success in the World of New Retail

Supply Chain Network

As highlighted in the New Retail definition above, a fully integrated, single or unified customer centric approach is required to provide consumers with a Unichannel Customer Experience (UCX). Definitions Emerging Trends Matrix Commerce Retail Retail E-Commerce The SCM Company

Discovering the Power of Distributed Logistics

Supply Chain Network

Definitions Education Emerging Trends Environment Freight & Transportation New Ideas Retail Retail E-Commerce Third Party LogisticsThe future of fulfillment is fast approaching and it’s now all about mastering something called Distributed Logistics! What is Distributed Logistics?

Should I Use Order Lead Time for Demand Segmentation?

Arkieva

To set the foundation for this discussion, let us first look at the definition of order lead time. Demand Planning Segmentation demand segmentation analysis demand segmentation definition in os demand segmentation operating system demand segmentation wiki lead time demand example lead time demand formulaOrder lead time is the time gap between the date when a customer places an order and when they expect to receive the product.

Foundational Aspects of Supply Chain Wide Visibility

Supply Chain Matters

Uncategorized definitions of supply chain wide visibility enabling supply chain wide visibility Supply chain Matters blog Supply Chain Matters market education series supply chain wide visibility technology supportThis commentary represents the first of an ongoing Supply Chain Matters thought leadership and market education series directed at clarifying needs and requirements addressing supply chain wide visibility, which is being sponsored by LLamasoft.

What is a Demand-driven Supply Chain?

Arkieva

Demand-driven Supply Chain (DDSC) is defined as a supply chain management method focused on building supply chains in response to demand signals. The main force of DDSC is that it is driven by customer demand.

Business Process Foundations for Supply Chain Wide Visibility

Supply Chain Matters

Prescriptive or Predictive Analytics Supply Chain Business Intelligence Supply Chain Technology Supply chain wide visibility definitions of supply chain wide visibility extended supply chain visibility market education series addressing supply chain wide visibility Supply chain Matters blog Supply Chain Matters market education series Supply Chain Operations Reference model supply chain wide visibility supply chain wide visibility technology support

A Six-Step Process for Demystifying Your Safety Stock Process

Arkieva

Memoirs of a Black Belt Safety Stock How to calculate safety stock and reorder point safety stock calculation apics safety stock calculation excel safety stock calculator safety stock calculator online safety stock definition safety stock formula derivation safety stock pptDo others challenge your safety stock selections? Are you in need of a safety stock process or policy? Want to take the drama out of your safety stocks?

How do you create a streamlined process for analyzing what-if scenarios?

Arkieva

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Which Statistical Forecasting Methods Should I Use?

Arkieva

Forecasting 4 basic types of forecasting business forecasting methods forecasting examples forecasting methods pdf quantitative forecasting methods statistical forecasting definition techniques of forecasting in management time series forecasting methodsHere are some guidelines on selecting the right statistical forecasting methods for your business. Which Statistical Forecasting Methods Should I Use? was first posted on April 26, 2018 at 8:35 am. ©2017