Fri.Apr 09, 2021

The Impact of Robotics on Supply Chain 2.0

Supply Chain Brain

Business owners and supply-chain professionals are understanding more and more the power of automation and robotics

Supply Chain Performance Declined In the Last Decade. The Question is Why?

Supply Chain Shaman

When a person suddenly hits or jams their toe, it hurts. It is one of those howling, bent over, moments of pain. A stubbed toe is often accompanied by words that you hope your children don’t hear. Stubbed toes hurt a lot, even when the injury is not severe. The reason?

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Procurement strategies shifting to restore growth post-COVID-19, reveals Ivalua research

ivalua

Ensuring supply chain continuity, identifying new revenue opportunities, and improving decision making are key focuses as firms recover from the pandemic.

Millions of Brits are using weak passwords

IT Supply Chain

By Rashid Ali (pictured). Enterprise Solutions Manager at WALLIX. The post Millions of Brits are using weak passwords appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

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!

Writing an Impressive Resume!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. 5 Minute Job Interview Tips for Success! Impressive resume article and permission to publish here provided by Jessica Fender. The supply chain industry is highly competitive and crowded.

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What is freight?

The Supply Chain Journal

A term that gets used quite often in the shipping and transportati o n industry is freight , says ThomasNet. But what is freight, and what does it represent within the supply chain network? What makes freight shipping unique?

Gloomy economic news dampens hopes for retail & manufacturing’s return

IT Supply Chain

By David Jinks M.I.L.T. pictured). ParcelHero’s Head of Consumer Research. The post Gloomy economic news dampens hopes for retail & manufacturing’s return appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Considerations Before Investing in Bitcoin!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Earn Money with Bitcoin! Investing in Bitcoin article and permission to publish here provided by Jean Nichols.

How AI Is Transforming Global Supply Chains

IT Supply Chain

By Jennifer Wilson (pictured). Marketing Specialist & Writer at Qeedle.com. The post How AI Is Transforming Global Supply Chains appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

A 5-Point Strategy for Digital Procurement Transformation

Today, your entire supply chain must embrace change and accelerate digitalization. When it comes to procurement, focusing on digital transformation now can dramatically reduce costs, improve visibility and insight, and give you a significant competitive advantage.

The need to know

EFT

The need to know from Reuters’ global network of journalists. Auto industry rethinks cost-cutting playbook as COVID-19, chip shortages disrupt supply chains.

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April 2021 Newsletter

Vanguard Software

Your monthly round-up of influential business and supply chain planning content. Vanguard Software News. Vanguard Software Announces Launch of New Website and Helps Fountain Tire Increase Forecast Accuracy by 15%. Read More.

More than half of companies lack end-to-end visibility in their supply chains

EFT

A new report from the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) commissioned by The Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM) claims more than half of companies lack end-to-end visibility in their supply chains. This makes them vulnerable to unexpected risks.

The Important Role of Data Mining in Supply Chain Operations

USC Consulting Group

When businesses begin to scale, many of the challenges they face result from added operational complexity and lack of visibility.

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Just In: Inventory Optimization Research

How are organizations performing on inventory optimization? How can new technologies help your team improve? Find out in this new research report.

Episode 116 - SCU30: Supply Chain under 30 with Victoria Brown

Freight Plus

#SCU30 is where we talk with professionals under the age of thirty currently working the supply chain. In this episode, Victoria Brown, joins the show to talk about her amazing experience in the supply chain. Her journey has taken her so many places we didn't even get to touch on everything!

DELMIA Communities Week in Review for April 5th

DELMIA Quintiq

Hello and Welcome to the Week in Review! This is the weekly blog post that will give a one-look overview of what happened in the DELMIA Communities this past week. But there is a lot more than what you will see below.

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Will Artificial General Intelligence Lead to Humanities’ Doom?

Enterra Insights

In the classic, science fiction movie 2001: A Space Odyssey , an emotionless, artificial general intelligence (AGI) computer named HAL 9000 murders a crewmember named Frank Poole because HAL learned Frank was planning on disconnecting it. Following the murder, HAL sensed Dave Bowman, the sole remaining crewmember, was emotionally distraught. As a result, HAL said, “Look, Dave, I can see you’re really upset about this.

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This Week in Logistics News (April 3 – 9)

Logistics Viewpoints

Over the last year, we have seen shortages of almost everything you can imagine. The most famous shortage, of course, was the toilet paper shortage, which was really more about a shift in usage and panic buying than production.

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.

Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (April 9, 2021)

Talking Logistics

“Have you been shot yet?” The question hit me like a bullet. What?” I asked back, confused. Have you gotten the shot yet? The vaccine?” “Oh, Oh, no, not yet. This weekend,” I replied, relieved that I wasn’t in imminent danger of being felled by gunfire. Yes, we’re still living in interesting times.

Supply Chain Weekly Wrap-Up 04/02/2021 – 04/08/2021

All Things Supply Chain

Heinz ketchup shortage due to COVID-19 The latest shortage due to the Coronavirus pandemic is ketchup, and it’s hitting America’s most popular brand, Heinz, with shortages at chains like Long… General Weekly wrap-up acer chip shortage covid19 shortages diversification heinz japan ketchup microchip production

Fairmarkit Introduces New RFP Sourcing Capabilities for Procurement Teams

Supply Chain Brain

Fairmarkit has recently announced the launch of an expansion to their intelligent sourcing platform, adding capabilities to provide an all-in-one solution that leverages automation to simplify competitive sourcing for both RFQs and RFPs

Getting started or getting help with TrackVia

TrackVia

A quick guide to how TrackVia Services can help you get your apps working the way you want. At TrackVia, our mission is to empower more people to build and manage applications on their own with little to no code.

Demystifying Control Towers: What Drives Effectiveness?

Speaker: Mauro Gonzalez, Founder and CEO of Alkimius Group & Andrew MacMillen, Principal Analyst at Nucleus Research

There are several competing definitions of supply chain control towers. Here to demystify their meaning and what it takes to have a successful implementation is Principal Nucleus Research Analyst, Andrew MacMillen in conversation with Alkimius founder & CEO, Mauro Gonzalez.

What is the Difference between Warehousing, Distribution, and Order Fulfillment?

Promptus LLC

I am sure that you have heard the terms Warehousing, Distribution, or Order fulfillment. But what do they mean and what specific activities conform to these logistics services? Warehousing Warehousing consists […].

Getting started or getting help with TrackVia

TrackVia

A quick guide to how TrackVia Services can help you get your apps working the way you want. At TrackVia, our mission is to empower more people to build and manage applications on their own with little to no code.

Axway Summit 2021 Solution Tracks. What you need to know.

Axway

Experience, perspective, strategy. You’ll have to lean heavily on all of them if you want to level up to the next stage of your digital transformation. But it’s also the fresh insights you gain from those who make it their … Events api Axway Summit 2021 B2Bi mft

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ETQ Announces Enhancements to their Reliance NXG Quality Management System

Supply Chain Brain

ETQ, a global SaaS provider, has recently announced Reliance NXG, an update to their quality management software for customers in manufacturing, life sciences, electronics, food and beverage, automotive, aerospace, and additional industries

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.