Tue.May 14, 2019

How Data Science is Transforming the Meaning of Productivity

Repl Group

Have you ever discussed a topic with a colleague to find you’re all thinking and talking about the same issue in completely different ways? That’s exactly what happened when some of REPL’s experts got together.

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How Businesses Benefit from an Integrated S2P Software Solution

Jaggaer

Source-to-Pay software or, simply put, S2P is an integrated suite of applications developed to take care of and manage each and every process within the procurement function. A typical S2P solution can effectively manage purchasing activities that range from spend analysis, e-auctions, purchase requisitions, sourcing events, invoice and payment processing and vendor relations.

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Savant Talks: How Transparency Drives Innovation

Savant Events

We had the pleasure of chatting with Nicky Claeys, CMO Northern Europe at Domino’s Pizza to discuss how companies can foster a culture of innovation. Here’s what we talked about! What are the key factors that enable a culture of innovation?

Supply Chain Quality: A Driver for Digital Transformation

Talking Logistics

Commercialization strategies evolve, supply chains expand, and production rates accelerate. The only way to take control of your future is to double down on quality. Product quality directly impacts the profitability of a company. The cost of poor quality is so closely related to supplier quality and compliance that manufacturers must give the proper attention and resources to the optimization of their upstream partnerships.

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.

The Absolut Company: Balancing Service and Inventory Creates a Delicious Mix

ToolsGroup

The world’s #2 selling vodka brand leaves nothing to chance when it comes to quality and sustainability. Here’s how they teamed up with ToolsGroup partner Optilon for a seamless supply chain planning process.

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What Amazon’s One-Day Delivery Promise Means for Supply Chains

Kuebix

Amazon is once again raising the bar for speed of delivery with its announcement on May 13, 2019 that the company’s new goal is to make 1-day delivery standard for Prime customers.

Supply Chain Strategies to Minimize the Impact of Tariffs

CHAINalytics

Collaboration in a Multi-Enterprise Environment

DynaSys

Today I will be discussing multi-enterprise supply chains. Specifically, collaboration and communication methods used to facilitate coordination across multiple legal entities. Modern supply chains have successfully become increasingly connected and global.

Top 10 Tips for Career Success!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Ground Rules for Creating a Game Changing High Performance Organization (HPO)! Success means different things to different people. How you define success is just as important as how someone else defines success.

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!

The Future of Supply Chains Falls to Younger Workers and Robots

Enterra Insights

By any measure, today’s supply chains are remarkable accomplishments. They often span the globe and, despite often requiring hundreds of transactions, shipments move through the supply chain keeping store shelves stocked and consumers happy. Supply chains have been around since the earliest human settlements began trading goods. Each succeeding generation of supply chain professionals builds on the hard work and wisdom of professionals in preceding generations.

The Trade War Latest: What Supply Chain Professionals Should Consider

CH Robinson Transportfolio

With the May 10 increase in duty rates on certain Chinese-made imports—and China’s subsequent retaliation on U.S.-made made goods—I think we can all safely agree the United States and China are in a fully-fledged trade war.

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6 River Systems named to RBR50 by Robotics Business Review

6 River Systems

6 River Systems , the provider of the world’s first and only fully collaborative mobile robotics solution, has been named to the RBR50, the Robotics Business Review’s top 50 list of leading automation companies. The RBR50 is the annual list of the 50 most innovative and transformative robotics companies that have achieved commercial success in the past year. Robotics Business Review has teamed up with IDC to choose this year’s winners. “We’re

Peak Season or Seasons?

BluJay Solutions

Adapting your logistics and supply chain operations for multiple waves of peak. When is peak season for your business?

Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Importance of Technology on India’s Supply Chain Management

20Cube Logistics

Around 14 percent of GDP spent on logistics sector annually in India as compared to only around 5 percent of GDP in the developed countries logistics sector.

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Competing against One-Day Delivery Standards in Online Retail

Convey

Just as retailers were starting to get their arms around “fast and free shipping,” […]. The post Competing against One-Day Delivery Standards in Online Retail appeared first on Convey. Retail Supply Chain

Innovation Enterprise: How the IoT is redefining retail

Tive

As the Internet of Things, or IoT, continues to evolve, one of the sectors most impacted is retail. Supply Chain Visibility Tive IoT

5 Steps to Build a Dynamic Routing for Inbound Freight: How to Give Your Vendors a Better Carrier Mix

Cerasis

As explained by Inbound Logistics, the inbound freight routing guide defines carrier selection and mode of transportation criteria for vendors and suppliers to send freight to your business.

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!

What does “TMS” Really Mean?

3GTMS

What does “TMS” Really Mean? Gartner, Inc. recently released the 2019 Magic Quadrant for Transportation Management Systems* that examines many of the multimodal TMS systems on the market today (get a complimentary copy of the report here).

Supply Chain & Management Education Programs

Logistics Bureau

Have you ever thought taking up education outside of your normal technical skill set? Here are some interesting and challenging things you could try that would definitely boost your confidence in your roles. Watch the full video below. Subscribe to our Youtube Channel. Best Regards, Rob O’Byrne.

[PODCAST] Transportation Management Tech’s Role in Giving Control back to the Shipper

Cerasis

Hello and welcome back to another episode of “The Freight Project Podcast!” On today’s episode we welcome welcome Jerel Byrd, long-time Development Manager at Cerasis to talk about the role transportation management tech plays in giving control back to the shipper. We hope you enjoy this “The Freight Project Podcast.” ” You can subscribe and find.read More.

Ivalua Continues Global Expansion with New Office in Sydney, Australia

ivalua

Eric Wimphen Joins Ivalua as Head of Australia and New Zealand. REDWOOD CITY, California , May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Ivalua, a leading provider of global Spend Management Cloud solutions, today announced that it has opened an office in Sydney, Australia to support its rapid growth and increased presence in the Asia Pacific region. With this new office, Ivalua now has 15 office locations, giving the company a physical presence on all major continents.

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.

Supply Chain Hot Trends 2019

EFT

Teaser / Précis: Blockchain, automation, artificial intelligence and digitization - 2019 is shaping up to be a year of exciting technological innovation. These are some of the critical trends we have discovered as part of our major industry-wide survey and analysis, all of which has been put into eft’s brand-new report! External URL: [link] Channels: Supply Chain Report Image

Ivalua Continues Global Expansion with New Office in Sydney, Australia

ivalua

Eric Wimphen Joins Ivalua as Head of Australia and New Zealand. REDWOOD CITY, California , May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Ivalua, a leading provider of global Spend Management Cloud solutions, today announced that it has opened an office in Sydney, Australia to support its rapid growth and increased presence in the Asia Pacific region. With this new office, Ivalua now has 15 office locations, giving the company a physical presence on all major continents.

Inventory management techniques for the food and beverage industry

TradeGecko

The food and beverage (F&B) industry can pose unique challenges for inventory management.

Brokers improve net profits despite lower revenue

DAT Solutions

Gross margins rebounded to 16% for freight brokers in the first quarter, largely because spot market rates dropped sharply. As a result, the brokers' average net profits increased year over year, even though load counts and revenues per employee dropped to the lowest

Supply Chain Resilience in the Face of Uncertainty

Speaker: Aanand Pandey, Supply Chain Analyst & Consultant, AIMMS

This short video explains how scenario modeling can help you improve supply chain resilience and your ability to respond and recover quickly from disruptions. Looking at scenarios side by side provides valuable insights that makes it easier to evaluate impact on your operations, ability to service customers and margin, and the best options to restart supply when supply lanes reopen.