Thu.Sep 17, 2020

Understanding Supply Chain Resilience & What COVID-19 Taught Us About It

River Logic

Sustainability Supply Chain Optimization COVID-19 supply chain resilience supply chain agility

KPI Supply Chain: Parcel Metrics to Track and Boost Peak Season Value


Carving a successful footprint and managing to boost Peak season value involves the direct application of KPI supply chain best practices. These best practices go back to the root of digital transformation within logistics, recognizing when things go wrong and intervening immediately.

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A Year Without Oktoberfest, Yet New Opportunities Exist in the Beer Industry

DELMIA Quintiq

The cancellation of this year’s Oktoberfest is another blow to a beleaguered beer industry that’s still reeling from the effects of the global health crisis. The world’s biggest beer festival was expected to bring in up to six million visitors to the city of Munich.

Every Salesperson’s Secret Weapon with Jamin Alvidrez

The Logistics of Logistics

Every Salesperson’s Secret Weapon with Jamin Alvidrez. Jamin Alvidrez and Joe Lynch discuss every salesperson’s secret weapon. Jamin is an accomplished 3 rd party logistics sales leader and coach. About Jamin Alvidrez. Jamin Alvidrez has worked in logistics and transportation for the past 16+ years.

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.

Brexit has already cost more than the International Space Station – & it’s still rocketing!

In the Supply Chain

By David Jinks MILT (pictured). ParcelHero’s Head of Consumer Research, The post Brexit has already cost more than the International Space Station – & it’s still rocketing! appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

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Is Kubernetes the kale diet of the enterprise world?

In the Supply Chain

By Bas Lemmens (pictured). VP & General Manager of VMware Tanzu. The post Is Kubernetes the kale diet of the enterprise world? appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

The New Drivers Of Supply Chain Management Today


The capabilities of your supply chain are determined by the decisions you take in response to supply chain drivers, but equally each of these drivers can be developed and managed to emphasise effectiveness or efficiency, depending on changing business and economic requirements.

Why finance models are outdated in an age of digital transformation

In the Supply Chain

By Michael Coté (pictured). Staff Technologist at VMware Tanzu. The post Why finance models are outdated in an age of digital transformation appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

E-Commerce Needs These Supply Chain Systems !

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Why don’t you have a TMS (Transportation Management System) Solution yet? Supply Chain Systems article and permission to publish here provided by Dave Joseph at

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.

The Future of Freight Is All About Customer Experience


Creating a positive customer experience is widely believed to be the best way for companies to secure more customers, move more freight, and deliver on higher expectations.

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ThroughPut Inc. Appoints the former Vice-Chairman of Bank of America and Distinguished Business Finance Expert, Luke Helms, to its Advisory Board


PALO ALTO, California, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — ThroughPut Inc., the Industrial AI Supply Chain pioneer, today announced the appointment of Luke Helms to its Advisory Board.

Shippers Need Advanced Analytics More Than Ever

Intelligent Audit

In a time of uncertainty, carrier capacity issues, and increasing costs, it’s clear that shippers are now more than ever turning to tools to help them optimize their operations.

2020 Supply Chain Survey - The Need for a Supply Chain Evolution


Retail Supply Chain Challenges for the Next 12 Months. Supply Chain

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.

Enhanced Experience, Even Viewing From Home


Video conferencing, email, chats and phone calls make up a significant percentage of our days – especially since the pandemic hit. Cell phones are practically an appendage for most people. T he internet is a staple for productivity.

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JYSK taps K?rber for supply chain megaproject in Hungary

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

rber, the global supply chain technology company from software to materials handling automation, has announced its selection by international Scandinavian home furnishings retailer JYSK

The need to know


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Using Location Technology to Achieve True Supply-Chain Visibility

Supply Chain Brain

As pandemic-hit supply chains look to get back on their feet, executives face tough choices

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!

Keeping You, and Those Around You, Safe During the Pandemic

Enterra Insights

Regardless of which metaphorical hat I don — husband, father, CEO, friend, relative, citizen — I find myself concerned with keeping those around me safe during the pandemic.

5 Ways to Boost eCommerce Warehouse Operations Efficiency

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

If you’re looking to lower costs and increase the efficiency of your eCommerce warehouse operations, your first thought might be to add automation. But technology doesn’t come cheap. What if you don’t have the order volume to justify the cost? Don’t despair.

4 Ways to Ensure your Quotation Process Leads to Profit Every Time


To ensure a healthy bottom line for your Metal Fabrication and Industrial Machinery business, the quotation process must be carefully managed at each step as margins are thin. You can’t afford to have internal operational inefficiencies on top of external competitive challenges.

Refrigerated Shipping Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Freight Center

If you’re planning to ship perishable cargo, such as food, flowers, medications or other temperature-sensitive items, then you’ll be needing temperature-controlled or refrigerated shipping services.

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!

10 Types of Heavy Construction Equipment and Their Uses

Schooled by Science

Read Time: 5 minutes Heavy equipment is a must on just about every site. You'll often find a variety on site. Check out the 10 common types of heavy construction equipment. The post 10 Types of Heavy Construction Equipment and Their Uses appeared first on Schooled By Science.

13 things that kill labour productivity – and how to fix them


Improving labour productivity can be like dealing with a bubble under the linoleum: you push down in one place and it pops up in another.

Griffin Spotlight: Bonnie Rietz brings different perspectives to Axway


In our previous Meet the Griffins series, we presented Jeroen Delbarre , a Product Manager for AMPLIFY™ from our Belgium office. Today, we cross the pond and head to Phoenix to meet Bonnie Rietz, a Senior Renewal Specialist. Wearing many … Life at Axway Griffin Spotlight

A leading fitness equipment maker hits its stride with Alloy for Sales


Founded in the 1980s, this sporting goods manufacturer is a publicly traded company with some of the most industry-recognized brand names. Their premium products are sold worldwide through direct-to-consumer and online and offline retail channels, including Amazon, Walmart and Dick’s Sporting Goods.

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.