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The Future Trends In The Supply Chain Industry

All Things Supply Chain

The year 2020 marked not just the start of a new year, but also a new decade. In the previous decade, the supply chain industry turned to technology for growth,… General Supply Chain Management artificial intelligence robotics supply chain supply chain trends technology

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FourKites Visibility 2020: Setting the Stage for Success

Logistics Viewpoints

As I’ve mentioned a few times here, COVID-19 has changed the nature of my job. Two weeks ago, instead of traveling to an in-person event, I joined the FourKites Visibility 2020 conference from the confines of my home office.

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The Future Trends In The Supply Chain Industry

All Things Supply Chain

The year 2020 marked not just the start of a new year, but also a new decade. In the previous decade, the supply chain industry turned to technology for growth,… General Supply Chain Management artificial intelligence robotics supply chain supply chain trends technology

Freight Mode Optimization

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. What’s the Difference Between Freight Management and Logistics Management? Freight mode optimization article and permission to publish here provided by Adam Robinson at

How Georgia-Pacific Turned Their Supply Chain into a Competitive Advantage

Georgia-Pacific, one of the world's leading manufacturers of tissue, pulp and paper and supplier to top brands like Brawny, Angel Soft and DIXIE, trusts ClearMetal for their supply chain requirements. Read the case study to hear how one company turned the reliability and transparency of its supply chain into distinct competitive advantages.

Third-Party Access and Cyber Security Vulnerabilities

In the Supply Chain

By David Higgins (pictured). EMEA Technical Director at CyberArk. The post Third-Party Access and Cyber Security Vulnerabilities appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

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Resilinc CEO, Bindiya Vakil, Named Woman of the Year by Supply & Demand Chain Executive


The magazine’s first annual Women in Supply Chain Award recognizes top female executives. supply chain resiliency management Supply chain management

Local Sourcing strategy, useful to boost the Economy

Prophetic Technology

As a result of the pandemic, the world is experiencing a recession affecting most countries.

Embracing Differences

Supply Chain Nation

In 1997, I walked into the North Carolina Correctional Institution for Women as a volunteer for a prison ministry organization called Kairos. On that day, I received the biggest dose of humility in my life.

Focusing on Efficiency: Setting Foodservice Up for Success in Changing Market Conditions

CH Robinson Transportfolio

Adding efficiency to your supply chain is a never-ending journey. There’s always an opportunity to improve. Often, these areas of opportunity present themselves when your organization or the market is fluctuating. Efficiency can be continuously improved upon.

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Mission Critical: Leveraging Learning Engineering to Drive Digital Transformation

Speaker: Trish Uhl, Founder of Owl's Ledge LLC and the Talent & Learning Analytics Leadership Forum

Digital is disrupting every part of an organization's value chain at a record pace, creating a critical need to transform operations and employees' ways of working. Formal training alone can't keep up; it's often too slow, too generic, inconvenient, inefficient, unduly expensive and lacks or lags methods for measuring business-related effectiveness. Trish Uhl show you how to start leveraging Learning Engineering, a multidisciplinary approach that combines modern technology, data analytics, decision science, learning sciences and change management with human-centered engineering design methodologies to ultimately deliver targeted learning outcomes and business results that keep pace with the business and merge learning into the flow of work and lead Digital Adoption.

How to Thrive in the Upcoming Holiday Capacity Crunch


The holiday peak season has always been a source of revenue growth and stress for the supply chain. And 2020 is shaping up to change the game forever. According to FreightWaves Sonar, total freight volumes are currently 80% above fall 2019, and last week, tender rejections rose above 25%.

The cost of bad data: Hidden costs

HICX Solutions

This is the second in our series of articles on ‘What is bad supplier data costing you?’ In our previous article , we looked at some real world examples of how poor supplier data can lead to bad or inconsistent decision making.

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Jump Technologies Introduces New Data Visualization Capabilities for Hospitals

Supply Chain Brain

Jump Technologies, a hospital supply chain solutions provider, announced today the expansion of its JumpStock capabilities to include data analytics and supply chain visualizations

Logistics properties seen as crisis winners but not without risks says survey


Although the mood among providers of logistics investments has clouded over slightly due to the crisis, almost threequarters of those surveyed expect rents for logistics properties to rise over the next three years.

Webinar on Demand: Resilient Supply Chain Network Design

Speaker: Bhomik Jain, Paul van Nierop & Aanand Pandey

Companies around the world are struggling to cope with COVID-19 disruption. Are supply chain networks resilient enough to weather the storm? Watch this webinar to learn about our research findings in the realm of network design and optimization, and uncover the capabilities you need to build resilience and agility.

Special Report: How Supply Chain Transparency Creates Resilient Operations

Supply Chain Brain

Today’s more complex logistics and supply chain management environment has ushered in the need for end-to-end transparency into your logistics operations.

Deploy Operation ‘Big Data’ For Supply Chain Excellence

Gravity Supply Chain

Big Data analytics, the cloud, and digital capabilities are fundamental components of an efficient supply chain, value add, and competitive advantage. Leave a Reply [contact-form-7]. Articles

Why Peak Season 2020 Is a Novel Opportunity | Talking Freight VIDEO


[link] Let’s Talk – 2020 Peak Season Every summer and early fall, shippers and carriers around the globe begin to prepare for the peak shopping and shipping seasons. In the past, the approach was simple.

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Supply Chain by the Numbers for Sept. 24, 2020

Supply Chain Digest

Soaring Trade Credit Insurance Rates an Issue. Big Robots Stalking Shelves in Tokyo. US Truck Volumes and Rates Rising. Container Carriers Pressured to End Blank Sailings

The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

Executive Webinar Series


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Art of Procurement | 2021: Post-Crisis Procurement


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Calculating Forecast Accuracy & Forecast Error


The Importance of Demand Forecasting Accuracy. In supply chain management it’s important to be able to measure the accuracy of your demand forecasts. Inaccurate demand forecasting can lead to the accumulation of excess stock or the reverse: issues with product availability. Both are unwelcome problems for inventory planners! Ensuring demand forecasting accuracy should be a key responsibility for any conscientious inventory planner.

Supply Chain Graphic of the Week on Are Healthcare Costs Killing US Manufacturing

Supply Chain Digest

Interesting Perspective from Former Businessman

Supply Chain Planning Maturity – How Do You Compare to Peers?

Today's supply chains are networked, global ecosystems. An event upstream in a different country or region can cause considerable disruption downstream. The COVID-19 pandemic is an extreme example of how this unfolds in practice. How prepared are supply chain teams to react and recover, from a planning maturity stance? Download this report to get exclusive insights on planning maturity!

Long-awaited Hours-of-Service (HoS) rule changes may be put on hold following a legal challenge filed last week

DAT Solutions

Late last week the Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Parents Against Tired Truckers (PATT) and Citizens for Reliable and Safe Highways (CRASH) filed a petition with the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit seeking to invalidate proposed HoS rule changes. Market Update

Current Trends in the Transportation Market and How to Respond

Talking Logistics

A song lyric from one of my favorite bands, Oingo Boingo, goes, “We close our eyes and the world has turned around again.” Those words certainly could apply to the transportation market, especially this year. What is the current state of the market? How might it change in the weeks and months ahead?

Carrier Costs Are Up, Capacity Is Down, Peak Is Coming – What Do I Do?


8 Winning Strategies for Shippers Challenged by Volume Caps.

Covid grants and loans: Phil Oakley on options for UK firms


We caught up with digital solutions provider Philip Oakley of Outserveweb about some of the grants and loans available to UK businesses navigating Covid business conditions. Hi Phil. So straight into it: What are the main funding sources you’ve been talking to your UK clients about?

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B2B Pocket Playbook: End-to-End Guide to Sales Enablement

Sales enablement is the strategic process of providing sales teams with the content, guidance, and mentorship needed to engage targeted buyers. It’s all about equipping sales professionals with the tools they need to put their best-selling foot forward. And if sales teams want to continuously sell better -- and faster -- their sales enablement process must have a game-winning strategy. It's time for you to start selling smarter - and hitting your sales number - with the best B2B database in the market. Get started today.