Tue.Oct 10, 2017

The Takeaway from CSCMP Conference: The Data Problem Runs Deep

Talking Logistics

This year’s CSCMP conference reinforced that we’re in the early days of a massive transformation.

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AGCO: Driving a Digital Manufacturing Transformation

Supply Chain Shaman

Today, I got a quick email from Peggy Gulick. Peggy was a speaker at the Supply Chain Global Summit. She had some exciting news. AGCO was honored to receive the AME 2017 Excellence Award. Congrats to the Agco team. I loved Peggy’s presentation at the Summit.

Catalonia Independence Crisis Requires Close Monitoring by Supply Chain Experts

Resilinc

Many economic, capacity and labor challenges resulting from the independence process could cause serious issues for supply chains dependent on Spain and beyond. supply chain risk management

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Are Supply Chain Risks Making You Restless and Nauseous?

Enterra Insights

“Risk permeates supply chains,” writes Adam Robinson, a marketing strategist for Cerasis.[1] 1] You don’t have to remind supply chain risk … Continued. The post Are Supply Chain Risks Making You Restless and Nauseous? appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Business Cognitive Computing Risk Management Supply Chain Enterra Solutions Stephen DeAngelis

Your Data Has Value. Learn How Technology Can Unlock It.

Supply chain data is flawed, we all know this. Hear ClearMetal CEO, Adam Compain, talk about how the right technology and strategies will give you better visibility and create value within your supply chain. The ability to move from reactive firefighting to proactive planning is closer than you think.

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From Harvest to Bottle: Importing Wine into the United States

Supply Chain Link

In 2016, Americans consumed over 789 million gallons of wine – equating to almost 3 gallons per person 1. Wine consumption continues to increase in the U.S., challenging American wine importers to continue to import enough wine to match demand.

Why Supply Chain Talent Management Needs to Be a Top Priority

Transportfolio

Why Supply Chain Talent Management Needs to Be a Top Priority | Transportfolio. The well-known business adage that people are a company’s most important asset has taken on new significance in the supply chain industry over recent years.

Retail Imports Hit a Record High. Again

Material Handling & Logistics

For the second month in a row, retail imports into the U.S. have set a record high as retailers brought in merchandise for the busy holiday season. For the second month in a row, retail imports into the U.S. have set a record high as retailers brought in merchandise for the busy holiday season.

4 Tips to Help You Handle Your High-Value Shipments

PLS Logistics

When you need to move a smaller high-value shipment, you undoubtedly consider shipping it LTL. This is definitely the most efficient way, but what about the classic LTL risks?

The 4 Stages of Supply Chain Analytics

How do you move from “what happened” to “what would happen if”? Most supply chains struggle with the first, and the latter is wishful thinking. What stage are you in? Find out where your supply chain is on the maturity curve.

Supply Chain Might Be the Biggest Retail Disruptor

FLEXE

“Supply Chain Might Be Biggest Retail Disruptor” was authored by Karl Siebrecht, CEO and co-founder of FLEXE, and originally appeared on Supply Chain DIVE. . The forces wreaking havoc on the retail industry today sometimes seem unprecedented.

Supply Chain by Design on Simple Game for Teaching the Value of Optimization

Supply Chain Digest

A Guest Post by Sara Hoormann of Opex Analytics

Chainalytics Helps Cosmetic Giant Consolidate Business Unit

CHAINalytics

Chainalytics’ transportation experts worked with a leading global cosmetics manufacturer to reduce costs and increase efficiency across its U.S. transportation network.

Global Supply Chain News on US Importers Benefitting from a Cold War in Container Rates Even as Volumes Improve

Supply Chain Digest

Carriers Just Cannot Achieve Higher Rates Even as Utilization is on the Rise

Your Supply Chain Probably Has a Data Problem - Start There

Common problems like data access and quality are preventing you from taking the first step towards transformation. Modern visibility providers are putting band-aids on bad data, giving you the ability to make misinformed decisions. Solve the data first.

White Paper: Refining TMS Integration Outside the Warehouse

3GTMS

Most TMS systems on the market were designed 15 years ago.

7 Ways a Leading TMS Solution Fails to Deliver (Can You Guess Who It Is?)

Supply Chain Collaborator

Highly sensitive competitive intelligence gathered by the business development department at UltraShipTMS is being shared in this post. We’re gentlemen and ladies, so don’t expect us to name names.