Tue.Mar 12, 2019

The Benefit Flow of Using a Transportation Management System [TMS] *Infographic*

Kuebix

Transportation management systems (TMS) are becoming more and more common throughout the supply chain. TMSs used to be reserved only for the largest shippers and cost exorbitant amounts of money, making them inaccessible for shippers with smaller freight spends. With the dawn of Software as a Service (SaaS) technology and cloud-based systems, any size company that […]. The post The Benefit Flow of Using a Transportation Management System [TMS] *Infographic* appeared first on Kuebix.

Visibility: If Only I Could See

Supply Chain Shaman

My phone rang. Consultants, technologists and ex-analysts called to challenge my position in my last post focused on control towers. I love this type of debate.

Could Supply Chain Management Have Saved the Fyre Festival?

CHAINalytics

The post Could Supply Chain Management Have Saved the Fyre Festival? appeared first on Chainalytics. Blog Demand Planning Intelligence Consortium Feature Integrated Demand & Supply Planning S&OP Supply Chain Design Supply Chain Operations capacity planning demand forecasting DPIC Inventory Optimization Project Management risk management Supply Chain Visibility

Purdue University Researchers Quantify How Current U.S. Trade Policies Have Multi-Billion Dollar Negative Impacts on Agricultural Markets

Supply Chain Matters

A new report sponsored by the Farm Foundation in the United States and conducted by economists at Purdue University provides the extent of how much U.S. farmers could be economically impacted with current U.S. trade policies. Reports of the study’s findings are rippling across U.S.

How ClearMetal Customers Stay a Day Ahead of the Competition

Every shipper in the world receives alerts that their shipment arrived at port 1.5 days after it actually happened. ClearMetal customers get alerted 31 hours earlier. Learn how ClearMetal is giving their customers a competitive advantage nobody else can.

Trade Wars | Intellectual property rights and Section 321 – de minimis

BluJay Solutions

Intellectual property protection is a key element in resolving the trade dispute between the U.S. and China, however, remedy of the underlying issues remain undefined.

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Splitting supply chains in uncertain times

BluJay Solutions

Global businesses are gravitating towards digitization and better network connectivity to modernize their supply chains. As a result, data from digital solutions and real-time visibility are being leveraged to create agile, responsive networks to keep pace with uncertain times.

Seasoned Leadership in Action™ – An Interview with Tony Giovaniello, President of Shasta EDC

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Seasoned Leadership in Action™ – Our 2018 All Star Leaders! Tony Giovaniello, President Shasta EDC.

3 Strategies for a Smoother Ocean Shipping Season

American Global Logistics

Efforts by ocean carriers to prop up rates by reducing sailings last year came at the exact wrong time for importers, coinciding with President Trump’s announcement of additional tariffs on Chinese imports. As shippers raced to beat the effects to their bottom lines, imports hit a record 21.6

Is Amazon In-Sourcing or Creating a New Service? You Already Know

Cerasis

Amazon didn’t get to where it is today (hit a market cap of $1 trillion in Sept. 2018) by resting on its laurels. At the time I wrote this, Amazon’s market cap is $777.8 billion. We can all rest assured that Amazon is looking to get back up to $1 trillion and stay there. Amazon.read More. The post Is Amazon In-Sourcing or Creating a New Service? You Already Know appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. E-Commerce Logistics Freight Logistics amazon in-sourcing

Taking S&OP to the next level with supply chain analytics

Many supply chain leaders realize the potential of analytics but need to see concrete examples. With our 30-year heritage in advanced analytics and our experience with Fortune 500 and mid-size companies, we have plenty of those to share. Sales and operations planning (S&OP) tools are increasingly being adopted by companies and while they enable data visualization and collaboration, they often miss the intelligence to recommend actions that improve your EBITDA. Find out how our self-configurable S&OP solution can help you take S&OP to the next level. This webinar covers: How to get more insights from your S&OP using analytics. How to get more "signals" to identify opportunities and risks which weren't traditionally visible. How to spend less time on data gathering, more time on reflection and discussion. How S&OP coupled with analytics will help you make better decisions than your competition.

How We Can Help You Reduce Costs and Improve Service

Logistics Bureau

I’m going to give you “3 Starter Tips” to help you better understand how to reduce your distribution costs and improve your freight service. Watch the full video to find out! Subscribe to our Youtube Channel. Best Regards, Rob O’Byrne. Email: robyrne@logisticsbureau.com.

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[PODCAST] E-Commerce for LTL: Why Freight Shippers are Mastering E-Commerce Logistics

Cerasis

Listen to “E-Commerce and LTL_Why Freight Shippers are Mastering E-Commerce Logistics” on Spreaker.

What does one percent inventory accuracy mean to your operation?

PINC YMS

As you may know, our CEO, Matt Yearling, contributes regularly to logisticsviewpoints.com with guest articles. Logisticsviewpoints.com mission is to provide logistics professionals with clear and concise analyses of logistics trends, technologies, and services.

Supply Chain Graphic of Week on the Rapid Rise of Delivered Meals

Supply Chain Digest

Delivery Costs can Wipe Out Profits, but Restaurants have to Chance eCommerce Growth

Your Data Has Value. Learn How Technology Can Unlock It.

Supply chain data is flawed, we all know this. Hear ClearMetal CEO, Adam Compain, talk about how the right technology and strategies will give you better visibility and create value within your supply chain. The ability to move from reactive firefighting to proactive planning is closer than you think.

AI and humans: Planning supply chains together

Kinaxis

by Teresa Chiykowski Artificial intelligence (AI) isn’t just reserved for sci-fi movies anymore – supercomputers going rogue on humans and launching them into deep outer space. AI is creeping into our everyday lives – at work, home and play.

A Better Way to Sell Logistics Services with Matt Collins

The Logistics of Logistics

download the audio file. [00:21] 00:21] Opening / Introduction. [00:31] 00:31] Introduce yourself and your company. General Manager of SunAnt Interactive out of Milwaukee, WI. • MBA from the Thunderbird American School of International Management.

Tapping Into Private Fleet Backhaul Capacity

Talking Logistics

In today’s challenging transportation environment, the more avenues shippers have to find and secure capacity, the better. While there is currently considerable investment and effort to add capacity to the market, there’s also a lot of wasted capacity such as empty private fleet backhauls. How can shippers tap into this source more efficiently? What are the main challenges and how do you overcome them?

Artificial General Intelligence and the Singularity

Enterra Insights

Media is abuzz with stories about artificial intelligence (AI). The scariest stories are about artificial general intelligence (AGI), the type of AI most often depicted in films and science fiction. Those stories routinely depict an AGI system taking over the world intent on destroying humanity.

Get more “aha” moments in your S&OP Meetings

If you aren't running a well-oiled Sales & Operations Planning process with the added benefit of sophisticated supply chain analytics & optimization - you are probably leaving major revenue and margin opportunities on the table. S&OP has become a standard process to improve business performance, collaboration and predictability. Ready to take things to the next level? This Guide offers insights into where commonly used technologies fall short, and what you should look for to get more value from S&OP using analytics. Download the buyer’s guide for S&OP.

The Evolution of the Demand Planner Role

DynaSys

The role of the demand planner has evolved during the past years, and so are the tools available to support their ability to forecast future sales and customer demand for products in an ever changing world.

Bridging the gap between old and new infrastructure via technology

Axway

Why be stuck in the past with old, outdated software? To bridge the gap between the old and the new, you must invest in IT modernization for the future. IT modernization for the future.

Integrate Product Packaging into Distribution Center Operations

Consumer Goods Logistics

Specific consumer products look exactly the same when they roll off the manufacturing line. To satisfy retailer requirements, however, these identical products are wrapped, sealed, tied and packed in dozens, even hundreds, of different ways for presentation on the retail shelf.

Tive CEO Krenar Komoni Recognized as 2019 Pro to Know by Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Tive

Tive is thrilled to announce that CEO and Founder Krenar Komoni has been recognized by Supply & Demand Chain Executive as one of 2019's Pros to Know.

The 4 Stages of Supply Chain Analytics

How do you move from “what happened” to “what would happen if”? Most supply chains struggle with the first, and the latter is wishful thinking. What stage are you in? Find out where your supply chain is on the maturity curve.

3D Printing Cost Estimation – Did You Think of Everything?

Dragon Innovation

This is a guest post by. Castor. Castor provides cost estimation for its customers, by analyzing which parts are 3D printable. 3D 3d printing COGS Prototype prototyping Costing Machining (CNC

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How Will China’s Tax Cut Affect The Manufacturing Industry

Insights Solutions Global

According to latest tax reduction policy, each small and micro enterprise can save up to millions of taxes and use it to improve product quality and upgrade the industry technology, thus making themselves more dynamic. The post How Will China’s Tax Cut Affect The Manufacturing Industry appeared first on Insight Solutions Global. Insight

Service Foods Set for Global Expansion with Scalable Analytics

Halo

Service Foods Set for Global Expansion with Scalable Analytics. With Halo, Service Foods is set to expand globally with the support of a modern, scalable analytics platform. Business Situation. Needed better sales reporting. to sustain revenue and margin growth. Critical business data inaccessible to. most employees. Limited ability to see and manage. inventory balances as orders ebbed. and flowed. ERP system lacked comprehensive. analytics features. Benefits Achieved.

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Bottlenecks and Poor Inventory Control Are Stunting Your Growth

Unleashed

Warehouse management is a challenging task that requires experienced staff and the right tools for them to do their jobs effectively. To control productivity and accuracy, managers need to be abreast of every detail around how the warehouse operates because one inefficient process may cause a bottleneck that can slow everything else down.

Real time analytics for your S&OP Meetings?

If you aren't running a well-oiled Sales & Operations Planning process with the added benefit of sophisticated supply chain analytics & optimization - you are probably leaving major revenue and margin opportunities on the table. S&OP has become a standard process to improve business performance, collaboration and predictability. Ready to take things to the next level? This Guide offers insights into where commonly used technologies fall short, and what you should look for to get more value from S&OP using analytics.