Wed.Aug 03, 2022

5 ways to streamline your retail fulfillment process

6 River Systems

With the advent of consumerization and the growing number of online shoppers and e-commerce outlets, it is increasingly difficult for retailers to satisfy their customers time and again.

ToolsGroup Supports Accelerated Growth With Addition of New Executives


ToolsGroup welcomes Jon Purdy as Chief Financial Officer and Joseph Luciano as Chief People Officer. .


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The Digital Age is Still All About the Data

Enterra Insights

“Today,” writes tech freelancer Apoorva Bellapu, “it is practically impossible to lead our lives without data.”[1] ”[1] In the business world, she implies, it is impossible to conduct routine operations without data.

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The Global Warehouse Automation Market is “En Fuego”

Logistics Viewpoints

Earlier this week I saw an investor video discussing growth stock performance. It included all of the usual suspects – Amazon, Alphabet (Google), Tesla, and other household technology names. This was on a day I was busy analyzing the global warehouse automation market.

2022 Peak Season Shipping Checklist

Guarantee success with this free Peak Season Checklist—a guide for parcel shippers to navigate the chaos of Q4. This checklist will help you efficiently manage your supply chain to prepare for holiday spikes in volume and demand.

The Routeique Story with Mike Allan

The Logistics of Logistics

Mike Allan and Joe Lynch discuss the Routeique story.

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July 2022 Global Manufacturing Indices Indicating Declining Momentum

Supply Chain Matters

The Supply Chain Matters blog provides commentary relative to July’s global manufacturing PMI indices relative to data indicating declining momentum, and some contraction among specific global regions. Global Wide Production Activity. The July 2022 J.P.

Why organisations need a new approach when it comes to cybersecurity

IT Supply Chain

By Sam Linford (pictured). AVP EMEA Channels at Deep Instinct. The post Why organisations need a new approach when it comes to cybersecurity appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Top 3 reasons to upgrade to the latest release of your ERP software


A modern ERP software platform provides this foundation, serving as a central source of truth for financials, operations, and the supply chain — essentially every aspect of a manufacturing or distribution business. But not just any ERP platform will do.

Scope 3: The invisible obstacle to net zero supply chain operations

IT Supply Chain

By Christian Piller (pictured). VP of Sustainability & Research at project44. The post Scope 3: The invisible obstacle to net zero supply chain operations appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Best Practices to Model Carbon Costs in Supply Chain Network Design

How to model carbon costs in your supply chain design? Make conscious choices by comparing scenarios indicating at which points in the supply chain carbon emissions occur and achieve the right balance between sustainability and cost.

Inmar Intelligence and Doddle Launch Inmar Post-Purchase Solutions

Supply Chain Brain

Ann-Marie Daugherty, executive vice president and president of supply tech with Inmar Intelligenc e, talks about the company's e-commerce post-purchase partnership with Doddle

Mitigating food fraud in the alternative proteins market

IT Supply Chain

By Adem Kulauzovic (pictured). Director of Automation, Domino Printing Sciences. The post Mitigating food fraud in the alternative proteins market appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Blue Yonder Associate Makes the Impossible Possible During Missionary Visit to Cambodia 


Leonardo Viapiana, a Blue Yonder associate in Italy, traveled to Cambodia to volunteer his time to improve health and provide educational services.

Surging Retail Inventories Are Swamping U.S. Warehouses

Supply Chain Brain

Companies are struggling to find space for the glut of apparel, kitchen appliances and other goods filling up their supply chains.

Easily Build an Optimization App and Empower Your Data

Speaker: Gertjan de Lange

Solving complex business problems requires optimization modeling techniques and data to compare scenarios and make the best decisions. With AIMMS you can rapidly build an optimization app on top of your data and deploy it to the end-user in just a few clicks.

Process of Supply Chain Management


An excellent supply chain management process helps businesses avoid costly refunds and lawsuits. The supply chain management process controls and reduces costs and avoids supply shortages. In this article, we will look at how supply chain management works and what the process looks like.

Russia Finds a New Route to Oil Market Via a Tiny Egyptian Port

Supply Chain Brain

Russia appears to have found a new means of getting its oil to market with western sanctions looming for Moscow, via Egypt’s El Hamra oil terminal

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9 Latest Trends That Will Shape Procurement in 2022 and Beyond


• The latest trends in the procurement sector for the last two years have been informed by the disruptions that came about in 2020 during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. • The events of 2020 exposed weakness in supply chains, especially the lack of visibility and agility.

Watch: Innovations in Security for the Supply Chain

Supply Chain Brain

Jamie Rutherford, director of sales for supply chain with Vector Security Networks, describes recent innovations in security for the supply chain, many of them suggested by customers themselves

New Research: The State of Supply Chain Network Design in 2022

This report explores how the state of supply chain network design has changed – including how the tools, maturity models, and market demands are transforming the network design practice.

How to Mitigate Supply Chain Disruptions with Mobile Barcoding


Overview. The supply chain is constantly being disrupted, leading to challenging inventory operations and customer need fulfillment. Mobile barcoding and automated data technology can help you gain control quickly as situations arise.

Negotiating Your Success: Do Your Suppliers Finally Have a Voice?


The Suppliers’ Perspective. From the Humphrey and Schmitz three value chain governance models and the Walmart Effect Vlasic Pickle story to the innovative upside-down Heinze bottle collaboration, our industry has gone through a sporadically halting transformation in buyer-supplier relations.

Achieving True Visibility Through a Supply Chain Control Tower

Supply Chain Brain

To improve collaboration and responsiveness, enterprises need what one might call “end-to-endless” visibility — advanced analytics that’s greater than the sum of its parts

The Top Billing Discrepancies in Freight Billing and What to Do About Them

Intelligent Audit

While many professionals have attended at least one typing class in their lifetime, it is likely that none ever encountered freight invoice-specific direction. Yet, a stutter among fluttering fingers can drastically change the meaning of this critical billing item.

The Essential Supply Chain Network Design Tooling Checklist

Dedicated supply chain network design software is fuelled by intuitive scenario analysis capabilities and powerful mathematical optimization. Answer 10 relevant questions to see if advanced network design & scenario modeling technology can help you.

Intermodal Transportation and Containerization


Intermodal transportation is when people or things are moved from one place to another using more than one kind of transportation. The container has become the most common unit of transport between different modes. How Intermodalism Works Most types of transportation have grown on their own.

Part Two: The Quest for the Enlightened Supply Chain

Supply Chain Brain

We're all searching for the Enlightened Supply Chain. Let's talk about what that is

Asia Retail 2022: 3 Trends To Watch


The pandemic has made consumers adopt the digital purchasing pattern shortly. And e-commerce is also on the verge of accelerating in the market, whereas physical stores do not eliminate from the market.

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Eleven Ways to Address Rising Fuel Costs

Supply Chain Brain

Despite the challenges higher fuel costs bring to industries, few companies have made significant efforts to address the issue. Fortunately, there are ways to mitigate the worst effects of the cost burden

Common Use Cases for Mathematical Optimization

What is mathematical optimization and what are some of the most common use cases for across industries? How can this type of prescriptive analytics be applied to lower costs, reduce carbon emissions, and build more resilient supply chains? Find out in this guide.

ERP Functionality: Understanding ERP Systems and Features


ERP systems have the ability to transform manufacturing companies, optimize operations, increase productivity, cut costs and help businesses remain competitive.

What True Wireless Power Could Mean for Supply Chains

Supply Chain Brain

Supply chain managers are deploying technologies to generate insight and prevent disruptions, but operations won’t reach their full potential until they have a reliable source of wireless power to the devices running the show

Supply Chain News on US Purchasing Managers Index for July Falls again, but Still over Key 50 Mark

Supply Chain Digest

ISM Data, like Overall Economy, Showing Mixed Signals

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