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Marketing Supply Chain Solutions Post-COVID: Q&A with ToolsGroup CMO Caroline Proctor

ToolsGroup

How has COVID-19 affected your business? Are you experiencing a change in demand given the changes to the economy and government measures? Our business fortunately hasn’t been significantly affected, aside from having our travel and events curtailed.

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John Cockerill selects Ivalua spend management to digitize all procurement processes and cover all spend in one single system

ivalua

Ivalua’s ease of integration, flexibility to cover a diverse range of activities across multiple geographies and a seamless user adoption experience are key drivers in streamlining John Cockerill’s transformation journey.

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Accel-KKR Completes Carve-Out Acquisition of Shipper TMS

PINC

Acquisition Marks Second AKKR Investment in Supply Chain Software Space in Two Months After PINC, A Leader in Yard Management Software Solutions.

Facebook Causes Continue to Show Little Promise as Fundraising Tools

John Cockerill selects the Ivalua suite to digitize all processes and cover all spend in one single system

ivalua

Ivalua’s ease of integration, flexibility to cover a diverse range of activities across multiple geographies and a seamless user adoption experience are key drivers in streamlining John Cockerill’s transformation journey.

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Omnichannel is the Future of Retail

Enterra Insights

British novelist Wilbur Addison Smith once wrote, “History is a river that never ends.” ” The metaphor of history as a river is misleading. It implies a fairly steady flow of events from the past into the future. Forecasters would love that to be true. Unfortunately, the coronavirus pandemic once again demonstrates how history is more like tectonic plates floating on the Earth’s core than it is a river.

Autonomous Driving and Logistics: The Effects

20Cube Logistics

Even you are not an ardent follower of new technical advancements there is still a good chance that you have heard about the concept of autonomous vehicles.

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(NEW WHITE PAPER AVAILABLE) How Will Blockchain Improve Last Mile Visibility?

Shipchain

Last Mile visibility remains a common problem for shippers and carriers alike. There’s ample room for improvement, and blockchain may be the solution. . Download this white paper today to better understand: The challenges and costs of Last Mile logistics and poor visibility. .

Why Many Businesses Will Outsource Their IT Needs After COVID-19

In the Supply Chain

By Christie Simon (pictured). Content Coordinator with Constant C Technology Group. The post Why Many Businesses Will Outsource Their IT Needs After COVID-19 appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

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 Missing Link in Your Logistical Operations: 5 Ways OMS Crossdock Can Save You Time and Money

ITradeNetwork

With all of the complexities of today’s supply chains, strategies that reduce transport time and provide logistical efficiencies can make or break businesses.

A New Roadmap for Oil and Gas Supply Chains

Supply Chain Brain

Steer clear of traditional cost-cutting moves in favor of these four strategies

The State of Ocean Freight

MercuryGate

Global supply chain management continues to change in the wake of multiple disruptions. On one hand, global freight management is challenging, despite the best efforts of transport optimization, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Home Sweet Office: Manage Your Supply Chain Remotely

DynaSys

The coronavirus outbreak has led many companies to close their offices for the foreseeable future, and for the majority, the only possibility to maintain “normal” business activities has been to work from home.

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.

Out of Stocks in the COVID-19 Era Add Up to Significant Costs

Zipline Logistics

Out of stock are three dreaded words that no shopper wants to hear. However, they are not only an inconvenience to consumers but also a substantial source of lost revenue for both retailers and vendors.

Future of Supply Chain with Sheri Hinish – Part 2

Logistics Bureau

Previously, Sheri shared about the shifts in Supply Chain and how they were traditionally viewed as very transactional. You can access the first part of her interview here: [link]. This time, she will be taking us to the 3 major trends that are coming up in Supply Chain.

U.S. Company Stops Sale of Chemical Used in Mexico Heroin Supply Chain

Supply Chain Brain

A U.S. company selling a chemical across Mexico that is essential for making heroin stopped all sales in the country after an investigation found it was easily diverted to produce the drug fueling a U.S. epidemic

Vin?a Undurraga Improves Wine Production Visibility with QAD

QAD

Pick and crush grapes, let the juice ferment, then pour it into bottles. It’s easy to think nothing ever changes in winemaking, but the reality is very different.

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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!

Flyjac Selects BluJay’s Freight and Transportation Management Solution to Enhance Customer Experience

BluJay Solutions

Melbourne, AU – 16 September 2020 – BluJay Solutions , a leading provider of supply chain software and services, today announced that Flyjac Logistics has deployed BluJay’s Transportation Management for Forwarders platform (TMFF) to improve operational efficiencies and customer service.

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Only 15% of global retailers’ supply chains are prescriptive or autonomous, study finds

EFT

The Retail Supply Chain Digital Readiness report published by Blue Yonder in tandem with the University of Warwick reveals that only 15% currently have prescriptive or autonomous supply chains (Level 3 and Level 4 on a scale of 1-4).

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Watch: Rethinking Global Supply Chains in a Time of Crisis

Supply Chain Brain

John Scannapieco, chair of the Global Business Team at the law firm of Baker Donelson, explains how the U.S.-China China trade war, the coronavirus pandemic and global recession are causing companies to rethink the structure of their supply chains

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Only 15% of global retailers’ supply chains are prescriptive or autonomous, study finds

EFT

The Retail Supply Chain Digital Readiness report published by Blue Yonder in tandem with the University of Warwick reveals that only 15% currently have prescriptive or autonomous supply chains (Level 3 and Level 4 on a scale of 1-4).

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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!

The Most Advanced Logistics Industry Thanks To Technology

USC Consulting Group

The last couple of decades have seen some significant changes affecting the logistics industry, and the supply chain as a whole. New regulations to working practices have forced fleets to more carefully monitor drivers, and make adjustments to ensure efficiency is maintained.

DIM Pricing Weight Calculations: How to Get the Best Peak Season Rate

Cerasis

Each year more and more people are utilizing the e-commerce based shopping experience. This means a growth in parcel shipping. During peak season, most people are looking for deals that will allow them not to break the bank and get them what they need promptly.

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How to Improve Manufacturing Safety During a Pandemic Part 2

DELMIA Quintiq

This is Part 2 of a 2-part series on how manufacturing plants operate during the coronavirus pandemic.

Meeting the Challenge of Delivering Critical Health Supplies in a Pandemic

Supply Chain Brain

The coronavirus pandemic has laid bare the inadequacies of many supply chains when it comes to ensuring the safe, secure and rapid delivery of drugs and other critical supplies in a health crisis

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.