It’s Silicon Valley and Detroit, not Silicon Valley vs Detroit (Pt. II)

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In “ It’s Silicon Valley and Detroit, not Silicon Valley vs Detroit (Pt. Incredible collaborations and subsequent innovations have already been made between Silicon Valley and Detroit. The post It’s Silicon Valley and Detroit, not Silicon Valley vs Detroit (Pt.

It’s Silicon Valley and Detroit, not Silicon Valley vs Detroit (Pt. I)

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This shift represents an incredible opportunity for new, disruptive business models, but generally, it has been framed as a point of conflict between the tech giants of Silicon Valley and auto giants of Detroit. The post It’s Silicon Valley and Detroit, not Silicon Valley vs Detroit (Pt.

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Face Masks Breathe New Life into Detroit Economy and Workforce

3PL Insights

Detroit has been hit particularly hard by COVID-19. The post Face Masks Breathe New Life into Detroit Economy and Workforce appeared first on Evans Distribution Systems. In times like these, communities, companies and families must band together to support each other.

Why You Should Start a Business in Detroit

3PL Insights

Why You Should Start a Business in Detroit by Matt Magpantay, Marketing Associate, Evans Distribution Systems The fall of Detroit in 2013 was unfathomable to many at that time. Detroit Matt Magpantay Michigan

How Supply Chain Best Practice Metrics Can Predict the NFL Super Bowl

Kinaxis

by CJ Wehlage For those that follow the National Football League (NFL), these next few weekends are going to be engaging. We are down to the final four teams: Seattle Seahawks, New England Patriots, Indianapolis Colts and the Green Bay Packers.

On the road! 4 September supply chain conferences we love

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Evans and Carhartt Team Up at Detroit Public Schools

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On June 22nd 2017, Evans Distribution teamed up with Carhartt to clear out a Detroit Public School, Durfee Middle School, which closed on June 30, 2017. The post Evans and Carhartt Team Up at Detroit Public Schools appeared first on Evans Distribution

Supply Chain News on Auto Parts Plant Near Detroit Seems to have Made it to the Other Side after Near Death Experience

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Introduction of Lean Key, as is Much Lower Wages for Workers

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Small Business Fulfillment and Natural Red: What’s Next?

3PL Insights

For Natural Red , after having won Detroit Fulfillment Initiative’s recent “Pitch It” contest , the immediate goal is to go from selling 5 products a day, to selling 50 products a day. Detroit

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Coronavirus supply chain disruption: How APIs can help

Axway

It’s what Detroit was 50 years ago—where everything is made. Wuhan province is the largest industrial material component sourcing region in the world.

Drive Labeling “Best Practices” in SAP—including S/4HANA—at Upcoming Auto Event

Loftware

Going to the SAP Best Practices for Automotive event next week in Detroit? Billed as a “one-of-a-kind experiential event”, this annual conference brings together hundreds of auto industry professionals to learn about new solutions, share insights, and network with their peers—including conference speakers—in a highly collaborative, interactive forum. Automotive Supply Chain Labeling SAP

Michigan Never Forgets – Bob Seger

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Detroit’s Own Bob Seger. Robert Seger is a Detroit native. However, it went to number one in Detroit! At this time, most of Seger’s singles went unnoticed everywhere except Detroit. In 1973, he formed the Silver Bullet Band made up of Detroit-area musicians.

Auto Manufacturers Struggle with Mexican Supply Chains

Loftware

In fact, one in five vehicles produced in North America is made in Mexico , according to the Detroit Free Press - double the rate recorded in 2004. Mexico plays an important role in the North American auto industry.

Oh So Spooky: Myths and Legends that Haunt Michigan

3PL Insights

The Nain Rouge or “red dwarf” is a mythical creature of the Detroit, Michigan area. According to legend, Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac, founder of Detroit, was told by a fortune teller to pacify the Nain Rouge. Halloween is just around the corner!

Lineage Logistics: A Data-Driven Approach to Cold Chain

Logistics Viewpoints

However, Lineage, a mid-cap company based in Detroit, Michigan, is one of the world’s largest and most innovative temperature-controlled supply chain providers. Towards the end of last year, Steve Banker and I met with Greg Lehmkuhl, President & CEO, Sudarsan Thattai, CIO, and Chris Timmer, SVP Sales and Value-Added Services from Lineage Logistics. The name Lineage Logistics may not be a household name, but that is something the leadership team is used to.

Rebirth of the Motor City

3PL Insights

‘Make America Great Again’ was Donald Trump’s election slogan, and nowhere in the United States did that phrase ring truer than in the city of Detroit. Detroit, a Food Mecca. Here are some of our favorite spots in Detroit: Selden Standard ( [link] ). Detroit

Vernors – “It’s What We Drink Around Here”

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In the early 1900s, Vernors Ginger Ale was advertised as “Detroit’s Drink.”. Vernors Ginger Ale was created by Detroit pharmacist James Vernor. Soon Vernor permitted other soda fountains throughout Detroit to sell the delicious pop (as we like to call it). Detroit

U.S. Companies Shift Production to COVID-19 Supplies

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Business Practices COVID-19 DetroitThe COVID-19 pandemic continues, and with every passing day, we hear about more individuals, communities and businesses finding new innovative solutions to help combat the ongoing crisis.

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How to Promote from Within: Featuring Leslie Delekta

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She went on to lead many projects including closing schools for the summer with Detroit Public Schools. How to Promote from Within Warehousing Detroit Facility Management Girl Scouts Leslie Delekta Logistics Careers Management Michigan Operations Manager

How to Promote from Within: Featuring Leslie Delekta

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She went on to lead many projects including closing schools for the summer with Detroit Public Schools. How to Promote from Within Warehousing Detroit Facility Management Girl Scouts Leslie Delekta Logistics Careers Management Michigan Operations Manager

Cruise on Down to Woodward Avenue this Weekend

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It is held annually on the third Saturday in August in Metro Detroit, Michigan. Detroit MichiganThe Woodward Dream Cruise is back and it’s celebrating 25 years!

Michigan, It’s Time to Bring Out Your Dirndl or Lederhosen!

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Detroit Michigan events Frankenmuth Hofbrauhaus Munich Oktoberfest SeptemberGuten tag! Frankenmuth, Michigan is celebrating its 30 th Oktoberfest this year. What is Oktoberfest? Oktoberfest originated in Munich, Germany in 1810 and it has been held annually ever since.

Michigan, It’s Time to Bring Out Your Dirndl or Lederhosen!

3PL Insights

Detroit Michigan events Frankenmuth Hofbrauhaus Munich Oktoberfest SeptemberGuten tag! Frankenmuth, Michigan is celebrating its 30 th Oktoberfest this year. What is Oktoberfest? Oktoberfest originated in Munich, Germany in 1810 and it has been held annually ever since.

3PL Best Practices

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Partnering with A 3PL for Value Added Services

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The Hidden Solution to Most Supply Chain Problems with Ron Crabtree

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We are located in Metro Detroit. [00:37] Please tell us a little about you and your company. I’m Ron Crabtree, CEO and Founder of MetaOps, Inc. We specialize in providing interim and contract to hire talent at the highest level.

Leading Industry Experts Attend SAP Best Practices Automotive

Loftware

This year's Best Practice's for Automotive event took place this past week at the MGM Grand in Detroit, one of the leading locations in the automotive industry. What better place to explore best practices in automotive!

Discover “Best Practices” in Labeling at SAP Auto Event

Loftware

Are you heading to the SAP Best Practices for Automotive event next week in Detroit? Loftware will be there and we’re excited to take in many of the sessions—as well as meet with attendees to learn about their labeling challenges. Automotive SAP

Cliff Morris | The State of Manufacturing

4WL Consulting

So I’m from Detroit, you may not have known that. Both my grandfathers worked the line on the River Rouge plant in Detroit. And you don’t see that, even in Detroit, at its high point for manufacturing… Large facilities, but not on this scale.

Top Supply Chain and Logistics Automation Trends to Watch for in 2019

Cerasis

According to see CCJ Digital.com , trucks North America has expanded the availability of the Detroit connect analytics to new truck models, which will allow more shippers to leverage information gained through IoT-enabled sensors and logs.

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Canadian Trucking Traffic

3PL Insights

For anyone who isn’t native to Detroit, it may be surprising to find out that our closest border crossing to Canada is actually south of the state’s lines. On this border lies the Ambassador Bridge, which is a large suspension bridge between Detroit and Windsor, Ontario.

Penske Logistics opens 606,000 sq ft fresh distribution center in Michigan

EFT

A grant from the Michigan Strategic Fund (MSF), as well as tax incentive abatements requested through the Detroit Aerotropolis from the City of Romulus. City of Romulus, Wayne County, Detroit Aerotropolis, Michigan Economic Development Corporation, and our highly valued associates.

Automotive Industry Increases Demand for SiC Chips

Schooled by Science

Read Time: 3 minutes We’ve come a long way since the first Ford Model T rolled off the Detroit assembly lines in 1908. Automotive… The post Automotive Industry Increases Demand for SiC Chips appeared first on Schooled By Science. Manufacturing & Engineering

Editor’s Pick: Profiles in Yard Management Excellence – Carhartt

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It was also when Hamilton Carhartt & Company was founded by its namesake and began producing overalls with two sewing machines and a half-horsepower electric motor in a small Detroit loft. Note: Today’s post is part of our “ Editor’s Pick ” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics.

Ford Keeps on Truckin’

APICS

According to The Detroit Free Press, F-Series trucks contribute more than $100 million a day to Ford revenue Ford F-150s are the United States’ best-selling vehicle and a serious financial boon for the carmaker.