Fri.Jan 11, 2019

What Are Dark Warehouses and What Do I Need to Know?

Cerasis

Demand to increase efficiency in warehouse management is at an all-time high. Warehouse managers also face challenges with finding and retaining the right talent, as well as added pressure from customers and shareholders alike.

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This Week in Logistics News (January 7-11, 2019)

Talking Logistics

Did you make any New Year’s Resolutions for 2019? Are you’re still looking for a personal challenge this year? Then how about joining our Logistics Leaders for T1D Cure cycling team and help us raise money for JDRF in our quest to create a world without type 1 diabetes!

Eradicating Modern-Day Slavery in Supply Chains

APICS

Here in the States, today is National Human Trafficking Awareness Day — a time when we recommit ourselves to ending modern-day slavery and exploitation. Although regulations on human trafficking are tightening, millions of people continue to suffer in every region of the world

Small Manufacturers Play Critical Role in Securing the Supply Chain

Material Handling & Logistics

While 75% of manufacturing companies have a program to promote cybersecurity awareness, only 37% believe that their programs are very to completely effective.

How does your demand forecasting compare to your peers?

Demand forecasts are becoming increasingly more difficult to predict and less accurate. How are supply chain professionals dealing with this? What kind of technology are they using to deal with this shift? How is their approach to forecasting evolving? Take this assessment to find out how your demand forecasting process stacks up against others. It’s also a handy resource to identify improvement areas for your team. It only takes a few minutes and you get instant feedback.

Forget Christmas: why we’re planning for a non-stop peak

BluJay Solutions

The evolving retail cycle is producing new seasonal peaks with new and countless sales events across the retail calendar.

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The Procurement Economy in 2019: The United States

Jaggaer

As we start 2019, it’s critical to understand how current events, changes in governmental policy and the general economic climate may affect the global procurement market and supply chain. In this blog series, JAGGAER will dive into the 2019 economic outlook both in the U.S. and the European Union, and examine how procurement organizations can best prepare in the new year.

Global Volatility & AI: How It Will Affect Your Supply Chain

Material Handling & Logistics

For procurement, uncertainty meets technology, most notably artificial intelligence, this year. Be prepared so you can reap the benefits. Geopolitical and market events promise to make 2019 a challenging year for supply chain and procurement teams, one full of both increased risks and opportunity.

How to Master Technology in Route to Market Strategy to Save Resources and Fuel Sales

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

When we discuss Technology in terms of Route to Market (RtM) Strategy we are looking at our overall approach to and use of Technology at every stage of our RtM Strategy and Execution.

How a growing medical apparel company sped up fulfillment with warehouse robots

6 River Systems

Here at 6 River Systems, we celebrate when our customers win. And our customers win when their customers win.

Buyer's Guide for Supply Chain Network Design Software

Network design as a discipline is complex and too many businesses are still relying on spreadsheets to design and optimize their supply chain. As a result, most organizations struggle to answer network design questions or test hypotheses in weeks, when results are demanded in hours. This Buyer’s Guide helps you find easy-to-use technology to become more proactive and less reactive when it comes to network design and optimization.

Brilliant Logistics Life Hack for Transportation Planners in 2019

Supply Chain Collaborator

The following logistics life hack, specifically directed at transportation managers, presses an existing TMS element into service in an unexpected, unorthodox way and promises to save shippers significantly on freight costs by providing an innovative way to validate rates in a volatile environment. You’ll be shocked you hadn’t thought of it yourself! Did you ever use an item in a manner it was definitely never intended to be used, to achieve a goal nobody’d ever associate with that item?

Mobile Technology in Education: Is the Devil in the Screen rather than the Details?

Enterra Insights

Two recently published articles by Nellie Bowles ( @NellieBowles ) discussing the benefits and drawbacks of putting technologies into the hands of children are likely to add fuel to the debate about the role of technology in education. If you’re like me, you might find this debate surprising.

Sustainable Procurement Goals Top the Agenda at the EcoVadis Scientific Committee Meeting

EcoVadis

Sustainable Procurement Goals and public procurement were among some of the most important topics discussed by the EcoVadis Scientific Committee at a recent annual meeting.

Solid’s data decentralization vision will change the way we interact with applications

Janeiro Digital

CEO Jonathan Bingham speaks with SD Times reporter Jenna Sargent about the possibilities of the decentralized web. This post originally appeared on SDTimes.com. ….

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The 2018 Supply Chain Software Buyer's Guide

Learn which supply chain applications are the best for your organization.

Everything You Need To Know About Parcel Shipping In 2019 [Podcast]

Aborn and Co.

With ecommerce booming shippers are more reliant on parcel shipping than ever. On this episode we'll cover everything you need to know in 2019 about new postal regulations, rate increases, and ways to save money via USPS, UPS, and FedEx

KANE 2018 – Year in Review

Consumer Goods Logistics

As a new year begins, we wanted to reflect briefly on the year just passed. Here's a look back on some of the prominent accomplishments at Kane Is Able in 2018. KANE News and Awards

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