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How did the 1900 hurricane forever change the Texas shipping industry?

The Supply Chain Journal

On Sept. 8, 1900, a Category 4 hurricane smashed on shore in Galveston, an island city of about 38,000 people on the Gulf Coast of Texas. The hurricane had maximum winds surpassing 135 miles per hour and a storm surge that inundated as much as a third of the city with 5 to 12 feet of water.

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A Process for Elevating Supply Chain Performance

Industry Star

To alleviate today’s workload pains, we need to approach the seemingly endless cycle of firefighting in different ways.

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Borderlands: Slync.io launches integrated strategy with ocean container booking tool

The Supply Chain Journal

Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of cross-border trade. This week: Slync.io

Supply Chain and Logistics Stock Report for Week Ending Sept. 10, 2021

Supply Chain Digest

See who was up and who was down

Is Digital Procurement Transformation Delivering on the Promise?

Is your digital transformation working, or is it still a work in progress? Download this report, from a GEP-sponsored survey from ISM, to check your performance and see how your peers are reaching their transformation goals.

Addressing the Need for Digital Control in Cold Chain Shipping

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

What business challenges our product will solve: In transit disruptions. High-value shipments spoiled/stolen/misplaced. Regulated goods missing or delayed. Impossible to effectively respond due to unknown location of critical items in transit.

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White Paper – Capacity Strategy: The Perfect Ratio of Automation to Carrier Relationships

The Supply Chain Journal

The post-COVID economy has taken a toll on shippers and the industry as a whole. Despite a growing willingness to re-enter brick-and-mortar stores, consumers are continuing to shop online in record numbers, leading to a sustained e-commerce boom.

Shanghai Halts Some Port Operations and Flights on Typhoon

Supply Chain Brain

Shanghai has halted some container port operations and will cancel most flights Monday and Tuesday as Typhoon Chanthu approaches the city, which is China’s financial capital and a major shipping hub

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KCS declares Canadian Pacific’s merger offer as ‘superior’

The Supply Chain Journal

Kansas City Southern ’s board of directors confirmed that it has declared Canadian Pacific ’s bid to acquire KCS as “superior,” thus diminishing the prospects of an acquisition by rival CN.

JAGGAER Signs Exclusive Deal With Leading Egyptian Developer

Jaggaer

The post JAGGAER Signs Exclusive Deal With Leading Egyptian Developer appeared first on JAGGAER. Press Release

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Implementing Supply Chain Network Design

Companies want to maximize service levels, but they also want to cut costs. These goals are often at odds with one another. How do you find the optimum balance? This guide offers hands-on advice that will help you use network design to achieve successful results.

Customer Forecasts Now Available

StockTrim

Good news, the eagerly awaited Customer Forecasting feature set is now available. Forecast and predict your customers future requirements, and recommend order quantities to them

Customer Forecasts Now Available (Beta)

StockTrim

Good news, the eagerly awaited Customer Forecasting feature set is now live on our UAT site.