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Transportation in 2019 and Beyond: Key Factors Impacting Supply and Demand

Talking Logistics

With tight capacity and rising rates dominating the headlines, 2018 certainly didn’t go as planned or expected for many shippers. As we begin 2019, what are the key lessons learned from last year, and what trends and factors should shippers keep an eye on to make sure they’re able to respond effectively to whatever happens in the transportation market in the weeks and months ahead? Those are the main questions I discussed with Steve Raetz, Director of Research and Market Intelligence at C.H.

The Wholesale Strategy: E-commerce Series (Part 3)

C3 Solutions

For companies in the wholesale distribution niche, the advent of e-commerce can be a double-edged sword. Part 3 of our E-commerce Series brings to light new industry challenges and advantages.

Choosing the right organizational chart to your Chinese setup

Supply Chain Movement

I recently coached a Danish SME on how to design the organizational chart for their Chinese office.

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Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

Recruitment AI technology uncovers the most qualified candidates. This technology automates recruiting routines and facilitates natural conversations, resulting in higher productivity and a better candidate experience. Download the eBook to learn more!

Reinventing Retail in a Multichannel World

Supply Chain @ MIT

The liquidation woes of Sears Holdings, owner of iconic retailer Sears and Kmart, underscore the dramatic decline in bricks-and-mortar retailing in the face of booming e-commerce sales and shifting consumer buying patterns.

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The Time is Now: A Customer-Centric Approach to Supply Chains


Behind the scenes and across many industries, supply chain management is changing. Approximately 60% of businesses have found that evolving to a more customer-centric approach increased profits , outshining competitors who don't make an effort to focus on the customer.

Top Posts of 2018: Mega Trends and Investments in Infrastructure and Technology


As we look back at last year’s top supply chain trends and key topics, many shippers, analysts, and transportation providers remain focused on technology and digitization.

8 Ways for Truck Drivers to Eat Healthy While Driving


When you are driving a big rig you need to eat quickly so you can keep on moving. Sometimes you do not have time to stop for a good healthy meal.

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2018 Supply Chain Year in Review

Supply Chain Digest

We Look at Key Themes and Top Supply Chain Stories by Month

How to Achieve Six-Figure Benefits from Digitizing Paper-Based Supply Chain Operations

The traditional paper-based approach to supply chain operations presents serious challenges and perils. Digitization, in turn, offers a bounty of benefits – up to and including six-figure cost savings and significant efficiency and revenue gains. Here’s how.

[WHITE PAPER] Tips for Managing Less Than Truckload Shipping in the Age of E-Commerce


Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “ Tips for Managing Less Than Truckload Shipping in the Age of E-Commerce ” white paper! Get a free copy of the white paper by filling out the form to the right.

Robotic Process Automation: Let the Bots do the Dirty Work

Enterra Insights

Perhaps you’ve watched the Discovery Channel’s series “Dirty Jobs” starring Mike Rowe. In each episode, Rowe labors beside hardworking people tackling difficult, disgusting, or messy jobs. Most of these jobs are currently incapable of being completed by machines as competently as they can be accomplished by humans. Historically, humans have always sought ways to let machines do the dirty, dangerous, or drudgerous jobs.

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ChainPoint to attend International Green Week 2019


ChainPoint will be attending the International Green Week in Berlin on January 18-27. This year will be the 84th time that the International Green Week will take place. At this event, over eighty international ministries and food producers meet and display their latest developments

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Top 7 Warehouse Safety Tips

3PL Insights

Warehouse safety for workers should be the number one priority for companies. With all the heavy machinery, and the pallets of inventory, it’s important to remind employees to take caution at work. Here are 7 warehouse safety tips that should be implemented everywhere.

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.

What Trends Will Impact the Construction Industry in 2019?

Schooled by Science

Read Time: 4 minutes The construction industry is continually growing and changing. New trends emerge that upend popular traditions and techniques, and 2019 is… The post What Trends Will Impact the Construction Industry in 2019? appeared first on Schooled By Science.

Where to Next for Retailers Using the Cloud?


After some initial resistance, retailers are now recognising the many advantages of moving their business into the cloud. Within the next two years, spending on public cloud services is expected to reach $195 billion and retail is one of three industries that will see the fastest growth. Cloud for retailers. The cloud is especially attractive to retailers because it is dynamic and flexible enough to boost business agility in a highly competitive market.

How to Calculate Freight Rates [Infographic]


Freight Cost Calculation Used to Be a Pain. Shippers that don’t need to fill a full truck can save big time shipping their freight using the less than a truckload (LTL) service, shipping just a few skids, pallets or crates at a time.

Whatever Happened to Logical Incrementalism?


The Four Tops sang it so well: “It’s the same old song, with a different beat since you been gone”. We have come to the end of our second year here at Tailwind with our true web-based transportation management software program.

Optimize Supply Chain Network Capacity Utilization for Manufacturing Competitiveness

Download a complimentary copy of this Gartner report and get best practices to sustain agility and set the stage for growth. More and more companies are using advanced analytics as an enabler to handle demand variability, reign in network complexity, and improve decision making around capacity planning. Will you be among them? Insights you will gain from this report: How you can best structure decision-making around capacity planning. How to design your network to deal with rising complexity and overflows. How to leverage prescriptive analytics to make decisions around desired trade-offs. How to deal with change management and governance.