Sun.Nov 17, 2019

Can a Carrier Survive Without Amazon as a Customer?

Logistics Trends and Insights

Maybe FedEx is on to something when it announced it was dropping Amazon as an Express and Ground customer. “This change is consistent with our strategy to focus on the broader e-commerce market…,” FedEx said in a statement.

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Supply Chain News on What is Ahead for US Manufacturing in 2020

Supply Chain Digest

Amid Apparent Manufacturing Slowdown, Time to Build Digital Muscle, Deloitte Says

EcoVadis and Nexio Projects Partner Up to Host the B2B Sustainability Forum


On October 2, 2019, EcoVadis and Nexio Projects held the B2B Sustainability Forum in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, bringing together 80+ attendees to learn how companies are moving their CSR program beyond compliance and into maturity.

Supply Chain Newsmakers Video Series on Retailer and Manufacturer Collaboration in the Age of eCommerce

Supply Chain Digest

Is it time for more collaboration, or is it every company for itself

Top 5 Barriers to Supply Chain Network Design Adoption and How to Overcome Them

Speaker: Brian Dooley, Director SC Navigator, AIMMS, and Paul van Nierop, Supply Chain Planning Specialist, AIMMS

Want to build your internal capability, reduce costs and make better decisions? It's easier than you think. This on-demand webinar shares research findings from Supply Chain Insights, including the top 5 obstacles that bog you down when trying to improve your network design efforts.

Why do 75% of Millennials Abandon In-Store Purchases?

Material Handling & Logistics

Retailers need to make sure they have the basics right when it comes to product availability, ease of finding products, returns and exchanges

Separating Your Metrics and KPIs: What They Are and How They Differ?


When discussing analytics, the terms metrics and KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) are often treated interchangeably, however, they should both be approached differently because both can have a huge impact on how your business strategy is designed and implemented, as well as impact your inventory reporting. Metrics are a quantifiable measure of tactical activity while KPIs are a quantifiable strategic measure.

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