2019 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains Research Report Now Available for Downloading

Supply Chain Matters

The Supply Chain Matters blog announces that The Ferrari Consulting and Research Group ’s research report, 2019 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains , is now available for complimentary downloading.

Download: SCM Consulting Subway Map Europe 2015

Supply Chain Movement

In the rapidly changing economy, countless companies need advice on strategy and especially supply chain management. In spite of several acquisitions, the landscape of supply chain consulting firms remains fairly fragmented.

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Download: The Impact of Big Data in the Supply Chain & Transportation Management Industry Webinar Replay, Transcript & Presentation

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Supply chain industry leaders have access to more information today than ever before in history. Thanks to data gathering programs, supply chain software, and data entry applications, this represents a mountain of data, which has the potential to provide ground-breaking insight into how to improve business-model efficiency. Download by filling out the form below. How Do Supply Chain & Transportation Leaders Get Started in Collecting & Using Big Data?

Blockchain in Supply Chain: 2 Ethereum-Based Projects That Demonstrate How Blockchain Can Improve Supply Chains

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Supply chains are messy. Blockchain in Supply Chain Can Help. WHITE PAPER] The Top Supply Chain Trends that Will Impact Supply Chain Management in 2018. Download white paper. The inefficiencies that plague supply chains have seemingly been around forever. Provenance ensures transparency in supply chains, with the aim of encouraging brands to source materials and labor in an ethical and fair trade manner.

Download Resilinc's Brexit Global Supply Chain Impact Analysis Whitepaper

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supply chain visibility supply chain resiliency supply chain risk management cloud SCRM multi-tier mapping proactive risk mitigationOn June 24 th 2016, citizens of the United Kingdom voted and passed a referendum to leave the European Union.

Download the Supply Chain Hot Trends 2019 Report

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Get the full industry analysis and what to look out for in 2019 by downloading eft’s report today. In this report you can find: The key technology trends set to disrupt the supply chain.

The Best Supply Chain Conferences of 2019

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Supply chain conferences are an excellent way to connect with industry professionals, learn about new technologies, and refine your operation through the experience of others. WHITE PAPER] The Top Supply Chain Trends that Will Impact Supply Chain Management in 2018.

FMCG SKU Complexity E-book: Free Download

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

Supply Chain people define SKU complexity as “what Sales and Marketing insist on to make our lives difficult.”. The English dictionary lists the definition of complexity as “the state or quality of being intricate or complicated: an issue of great complexity”.

Download: SCM Map Europe 2012

Supply Chain Movement

The supply chains in Europe are set to change considerably in the years ahead. These developments are clearly visible on the European supply chain map which has been co-produced by Buck Consultants and Supply Chain Movement.

Supply Chain Risk Resiliency & Risk Management 2019 Best Practices

Resilinc

Download the full 2019 SCRM Process Advisory Whitepaper here. supply chain risk management SCRM Best Practices supply chain risk crisis management action plan business continuity resiliency

[WEBINAR] Download the Major Factors to Consider for Efficient LTL Shipping Webinar Recording & Presentation

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We had a great turnout with over 170 logistics managers, supply chain officers, and those in the transportation world registering and attending the webinar. Below you can fill out the form which will grant you access to download the "Major Factors to Consider for Efficient LTL Shipping" presentation, to include a transcript and a live recording playback. Download the Efficient LTL Shipping Webinar Webinar Replay, Transcript, and Presentation by Filling out the Form Below.

How often do supply chain leaders assess their network for improvements?

AIMMS

As we wrote in Part I of this series , we recently ran a quiz to help supply chain professionals benchmark their network design maturity. The quiz showed that it takes weeks (38%) or days (30%) to get the answers supply chain professionals need to address network design questions.

Download the New Forced Labor Legislation Supply Chain Analysis Whitepaper

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Download now: 3PL Subway Map Europe 2016

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these are the main conclusions from Supply Chain Movement’s annual study as the basis for the 3pl subway map europe 2016, which shows the specific services of the most important logistics service providers. Please fill in the following fields to activate the download button.

10 must ask supply chain data security questions

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by Alexa Cheater When it comes to cyber safety, your supply chain could be your biggest weakness. Approximately 80% of data breaches originate from within the supply chain, and the financial impact of a breach could do more than destroy your bottom line. Download it now.

New download: SCM Map Europe 2014-2015

Supply Chain Movement

However, the main growth in freight flows lies on the periphery of Europe and the Middle East is also continuing to develop, both for domestic supply and for distribution to Africa. Haex concedes that the EU’s economic boycott of Russia has definite consequences for the supply chain sector.

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Selecting new software for supply chain network design doesn’t have to be a hassle

AIMMS

Today’s successful supply chain networks are adaptable. Point solutions that only address the network design and optimization question may solve the immediate problem of advancing from Excel, but it’s important to consider how they fit into a holistic supply chain planning ecosystem.

Land Use in Food Supply Chains

SCM Research

New research published in Science ( Poore & Nemecek, 2018 ) analyzes land use in food supply chains. These findings demonstrate that we need to shift from “company thinking” to “supply chain thinking” if we want to see the full picture.

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[INFOGRAPHIC] A Decade of the World’s Supply Chain Champions

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The continuous development of technology means that the supply chain is constantly evolving as companies attempt to make their processes better. Unilever takes top spot as the best supply chain in 2018, a position it has kept since 2016. Download White Paper.

6 Supply Chain Disciplines to Enable Profitable Growth

Talking Logistics

How can supply chain management enable profitable growth? Getting to the answer requires retailers to take a broader, more strategic perspective of supply chain management, one that goes beyond defining supply chain excellence only in terms of cost reduction and control.

Trends in Blockchain in Supply Chain and Logistics for 2019

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The trends in blockchain in supply chain and logistics circles are becoming synonymous with transparency and visibility, and the trends in blockchain and supply chain and logistics will revolutionize how companies maintain compliance and expand. Download WhitePaper.

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What Is Intelligent Supply Chain Management?

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Intelligent supply chain management can reduce costs, improve profitability, and enable competitive advantage for your organization. From the Blockchain in Trucking Alliance (BiTA) to the use of the internet of Things, explains i-Scoop , intelligent supply chain management is changing the game for traditional warehouses, retailers, consumers, and employees alike. Fear and Poor Change Management Prevent Successful Implementation of Intelligent Supply Chain Management.

VTech: A Story of a Supply Chain Leader

Supply Chain Shaman

Financial balance sheet improvements cannot be driven by traditional supply chain processes. In the words of a supply chain leader yesterday, “Lora, please give me stories of success. Download the app, and listen when you get a chance.).

Attracting Millennials in the Supply Chain Means Getting Your Digital Supply Chain In Order

Cerasis

Ignoring this generation is impossible and attracting millennials in the supply chain is an even bigger hurdle. Unfortunately, failure to recognize the role millennials will play in the future of the world of supply chains will result in catastrophe. Download White Paper.

Three common weaknesses in supply chain

Supply Chain Trend

In a recent Forbes article , three common supply chain weaknesses are highlighted: Being reactive rather than pro-active. As t he S&OP mindset study I conducted with Supply Chain Movement in 2017/2018 show similar results. It is free to download here. We then asked supply chain professionals to answer those questions, to provide insight if S&OP processes are supported by an effective organizational mindset.

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A Supply Chain Matters Podcast with Dr. Parag Khanna, Author of The Future is Asian

Supply Chain Matters

Supply Chain Matters blog Editor Bob Ferrari recently had the opportunity to record a podcast conversation with renowned globalization scholar and international best-selling author Dr. Parag Khanna. Supply Chain Matters Podcast with Dr. Parag Khanna.

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George Jetson and the case for modern supply chain planning

Kinaxis

As a supply chain planner of a certain vintage, you remember The Jetsons and likely recall George working for Mr. Spacely at Spacely Space Sprockets. We’re betting Mr. Spacely was all-in on taking a modern, collaborative approach to supply chain planning.

“Digital Transformation” and Supply Chain Planning

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Your company has an older supply chain planning (SCP) system of record (SOR) like SAP APO that was developed in the 1990s. This blog and the complete document (available for download) describes goals, technologies and approaches for getting there. Supply chain “digital twins”.

How An ERP System Can Increase Your Supply Chain Productivity

Cerasis

Maintaining an efficient and productive supply chain is the backbone of any successful business, and ensuring that your supply chain is well-managed and cost-effective is of vital importance. Download White Paper. Supply Chain Technology

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The Future of Supply Chain: It’s Time to Start Managing Supply Chains for the Future, Not the Past

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The future of supply chain management is filled with technologically empowered, happy, satisfied workers, faster workflows, synchronous systems, robotics, millennials, and even more millennials. Supply chain managers face many challenges in the digital age. Growth in the supply chain requires an understanding of today’s technologies and a clear strategy for overcoming obstacles and bringing systems together. The Supply Chain Talent Gap.

[PODCAST] 5 Considerations for New Supply Chain Technology Implementations

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What are the Benefits & Considerations of Supply Chain Technology Implementations? In this episode Chris and Cerasis’ Marketing Manager & “The Freight Project Podcast” host, Adam Robinson, will extract from the great mind of Darwin Porter, after spending 15 years in technology as it relates to the supply chain, logistics, and freight, how he views the role of technology to more effectively manage a shippers’ business and supply chain processes.

Supply Chain Matters Q4-2018 Newsletter Has Published

Supply Chain Matters

Supply Chain Matters and The Ferrari Consulting and Research Group alerts subscribed and general readers, along with research clients that our Q4-2018 Quarterly Newsletter published on Thursday of this week. Global Supply Chain Activity Levels.

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

Cerasis

The concept of automating processes and activities is a major sticking point for supply chain and logistics. Shippers need to understand the top supply chain and logistics automation trends to watch for in 2019. Download WhitePaper.

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The 6 Top Supply Chain Trends to Make Supply Chain Managers the Hero of Their Company

Cerasis

Supply chain leaders will face 2018 with uncertainty and opportunity. Digital technologies are becoming more prevalent in basic supply chain functions, and changes in legislation are likely to spur dramatic changes that will result in the need to reevaluate supply chain strategy in both domestic and international locations. of the digital supply chain. Download ebook. Service Supply Chains Will Dominant the Market.

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Supply Chain and E-Commerce: How Is E-Commerce Changing Supply Chain Management?

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As a result, e-commerce will have wide-ranging impacts on supply chain management. Fortunately, the Internet of Things (IoT), big data, and fully integrated supply chain systems have the potential to meet these demands, and e-commerce will effectively change supply chain management forever. Although effective in the supply chains of the past, the effects of e-commerce require more than this siloed approach. Download white paper.