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The Future of Distribution!

Supply Chain Game Changer

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Last Mile Logistics: Why More Shippers Are Expanding Capability Into Last Mile Delivery

GlobalTranz

Last mile logistics remains a confusing part of the modern supply chain. While initially perceived as relatively simple, last mile logistics are much more critical than many shippers realize. The last mile delivery is the actual point of interaction between a given shipper and the customer.

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Scenario Planning: Predict What-Ifs and Disrupt Them with Integrated, Continuous Planning

Logility

Competing in an environment of constant change is always a challenge. But when businesses have no idea what will happen next, or when, the sheer scale and risk of operational upheaval escalates – leaving little to no room for error and delay.

Creating a Green Marine Supply Chain

Logistics Viewpoints

Seventy-one percent of the surface of our “blue planet” is covered by oceans which is also reflected in the fact that 80% of goods are moved via sea transportation within the global supply chain [1].

Supply Chain Network Design: The Ultimate Use Cases eBook

Explore the most common use cases for network design and optimization software. This eBook shares how supply chain leaders leverage their supply chain design software to tackle a variety of challenges and questions.

Mining Mountains of Data for Insights

Enterra Insights

Most of us try to improve our understanding of the world around us by comparing things that may be difficult to comprehend with things we do recognize. That’s why metaphors and analogies are so popular in literature.

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US regulator probing China’s role in container shortage

The Supply Chain Journal

A top maritime official has started an informal investigation into whether China is using its market power to monopolize containers and other equipment crucial to international supply chains to pump up rates paid by American exporters. Carl Bentzel, a U.S.

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Changing how we understand digital transformation

IT Supply Chain

By Dr Stefan Sigg (pictured). CPO, Software AG. The post Changing how we understand digital transformation appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Hot market creating a ‘war’ for freight brokerage talent

The Supply Chain Journal

On Monday, Amit Mehrotra, an analyst at Deutsche Bank, stated that due to customer demand, low inventory levels, housing demand and federal stimulus, the current market constraints on trucking and international container capacity are likely to continue into 2023.

World Maths Day – why we need to challenge existing perceptions of STEM subjects

IT Supply Chain

By Lars Rossen (pictured). Chief Technology Officer, Micro Focus. The post World Maths Day – why we need to challenge existing perceptions of STEM subjects appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Find Out How to Optimize Your SAP IBP Implementation

In today’s environment of unrelenting change, the supply chain planning systems and technology you choose, and how well you deploy them, are essential. SAP IBP is a great solution. But you need to assure your implementation is optimal and transforming the business.

Food inventories ‘literally being eaten into,’ Americold says

The Supply Chain Journal

Cold storage facility operator Americold Realty Trust ( NYSE: COLD ) said manufacturers still aren’t producing food products at pre-COVID levels and recent production activity isn’t keeping pace with demand.

Multi-Echelon Inventory Optimisation improves the Supply Chain

Prophetic Technology

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Scale AI raises $325M, valued at $7.3B

The Supply Chain Journal

Scale AI, a startup providing the infrastructure for AI applications headquartered in San Francisco, recently announced it had raised $325 million in a Series E funding round co-led by Dragoneer, Greenoaks Capital and Tiger Global.

How e-grocers should navigate shoppers returning to supermarkets

IT Supply Chain

By Jason Hofmann (pictured). SVP of Customer Success, Digital River. The post How e-grocers should navigate shoppers returning to supermarkets appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Flex LtD Empowers Customers to Optimize their Businesses

Many companies are being forced to retire their former supply chain solutions to meet demand. For a worldwide company like Flex Ltd, accepting change and using a new supply chain orchestration platform opened the door to success.

FreightWaves Haul of Fame: Hill Brothers shows power of family

The Supply Chain Journal

Hill Brothers Transportation. The four Hill brothers founded Hill Brothers in Omaha, Nebraska in 1986. Pete, Al, Pat and Jim came from a family that had been in trucking and they spent their youth working on the docks, washing and hanging meat hooks, and refueling trucks.

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Watch: Building the Supply Chain for ‘Green’ Cars

Supply Chain Brain

Simon Croom, professor of supply chain management at the University of San Diego School of Business, discusses what it will take for Volkswagen and other automakers to create a truly green vehicle and its supporting supply chain

The Daily Dash: No more money for PPP

The Supply Chain Journal

The Daily Dash is a quick look at what’s happening in the freight ecosystem. In today’s edition, we highlight the latest news regarding the Paycheck Protection Program, interesting comments regarding the U.S.-Mexico Mexico border and more. The High Five.

4 Ways to Optimize Your Transportation Network Strategy

Intelligent Audit

Transportation network optim ization is a leading goal for supply chains around the globe. As noted by Deloitte, “Global supply chains can be planned with great precision.

Supply Chain Evolution: Digital Transformation Is the Way Forward

A new study by The Economist shows that 54% of enterprises want to rethink their supply chains. Make them more agile and resilient. How would supply chains evolve from here? And what should supply chain leaders be doing differently? Download the report today!

A supply chain for telemedicine — Medically Necessary

The Supply Chain Journal

It’s the final episode of Midday Market Update and Kaylee Nix and Michael Vincent are going out with a good one all about airfreight. MMU will be replaced with a new show, FreightWaves NOW, that airs every weekday at 9 a.m.

The Importance of Investing in Professional Marketing Services!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Tips to Improve Your Marketing Campaign! GET our EBOOK HERE. Professional marketing services article and permission to publish here provided by Harry Poulson.

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$10M Series A to help Hwy Haul reimagine produce supply chain

The Supply Chain Journal

Produce supply chain logistics and technology company Hwy Haul has secured a $10 million Series A round of funding, co-led by Eileses Capital and BluePointe Ventures.

Watch: The Cost of the Suez Canal Blockage for Global Supply Chains

Supply Chain Brain

Brian Alster, general manager of third-party risk and compliance with Dun & Bradstreet, shares the firm’s research on the continuing global impact of the Suez Canal blockage by a giant containership

What Happens When Machine Learning Meets Ocean Shipping?

Read how Unilever developed a first-of-its-kind digital Control Tower with ClearMetal that provides extremely accurate real-time visibility across their sea freight operations.

A supply chain for telemedicine — Medically Necessary

The Supply Chain Journal

This podcast is brought to you by Ryder, the only fully integrated logistics & transportation provider in the industry. Ryder’s solutions cover the entire supply chain including warehousing, transportation logistics, e-commerce fulfillment, & last mile.

Why You Should Care about End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility

Roambee

Just as COVID-19 vaccine distribution efforts began helping the global economy emerge from the economic impact of the pandemic, the Suez Canal disruption hit.

$10M Series A to help Hwy Haul reimagine produce supply chain

The Supply Chain Journal

Produce supply chain logistics and technology company Hwy Haul has secured a $10 million Series A round of funding, co-led by Eileses Capital and BluePointe Ventures.

Comparing and Contrasting Mom with QAD Adaptive ERP

QAD

If you’re like me, you love your mother a lot. She’s an important part of your life and each year you call her up on Mother’s Day, tell her you love her and listen for two hours while she tells you about the new Korean soap opera she’s watching. I love my mom.

Webinar On-Demand: 3 Ways to Make Your Operational Execution More Robust With S&OE

Speaker: Sander van Lokven and N.S. Krishnan

S&OE provides an early warning system that helps business stakeholders sense and optimize their responses. This keeps the supply chain out of firefighting mode, smoothens relationships with customers and suppliers, and helps sustain margins by reducing the cost to serve.