Fri.Jan 15, 2021

Lead Generation for Supply Chain: 5 Ways to Get Prospects!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. 4 Challenges in Starting and Sustaining a SIOP (S&OP) Business Process! Get Our EBook here. Lead generation article and permission to publish here provided by Kseniia Burko.

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Import Bans from China Grow in US and UK


On January 13, 2021 the United States Customs and Border Protection expanded the blanket Withhold Release Order (WRO) initially issued on December 2, 2020 and will detain all shipments containing cotton and cotton products originating from the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) and now includes tomato products.

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Rethinking Fulfillment with Guy Courtin

The Logistics of Logistics

Rethinking Fulfillment with Guy Courtin. Guy Courtin and Joe Lynch discuss rethinking fulfillment in an era of explosive growth in ecommerce and fulfillment services.

Reaching new heights in the warehouse

IT Supply Chain

By Alexander Baal (pictured). Director of Sales Operations, Jungheinrich UK. The post Reaching new heights in the warehouse appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Test Your Knowledge of Sales & Operations Execution

Many supply chain professionals have already taken this assessment spanning across multiple industries and 20 countries. The 15-question assessment takes only 5 minutes to complete. Take it now to see how your S&OE process scores and benchmark it against peers. Responses are aggregated and kept anonymous. We hope it serves as a thought-provoking exercise to improve your approach!

Supply Chain Weekly Wrap-Up 01/08/2020 – 01/14/2020

All Things Supply Chain

Port of Los Angeles Struggles with the Domino Effect of Congested Ports Due to global supply chain issues caused by COVID-19, the Port of Los Angeles is becoming congested.

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This 6RS Customer Was Recognized for Innovation and Leadership in Fulfillment

6 River Systems

Among the 10 companies honored in 2020 for utilizing technologies that will shape tomorrow’s supply chains, NextGen has recognized 6 River Systems customer NFI with the 2020 NextGen Supply Chain Award.

Asset Management: Supply Chain’s Next Big Thing


In this article: Asset management is the foundation of supply chain, just like supply chain is the foundation of business. Asset records are the lynchpin of digital transformation.

The 5 step guide to a winning cross border commerce strategy


Introducing your products to new markets comes with major challenges. Having a defined, detailed, and tested entry strategy is key in order for cross border commerce to be successful.

S&OP: A 7-Step Business Process


An underlying concept of the What Is S&OP? article is the commonality of an S&OP plan and process. As a structured, repeatable process, S&OP planning provides a common lingo and framework for business practitioners across industries.

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Webinar on Demand: 3 Ways to Make Your Operational Execution More Robust With S&OE

Speaker: Sander van Lokven and N.S. Krishnan

S&OE provides an early warning system that helps business stakeholders sense and optimize their responses. This keeps the supply chain out of firefighting mode, smoothens relationships with customers and suppliers, and helps sustain margins by reducing the cost to serve.

Purchase Order Accruals in SAP S/4HANA


Venkata S. Palle, Principal, Global Practices, DiSC Execution, Bristlecone. Organizations procure a wide variety of consumables, goods and services to run their day-to-day operations. On delivery, invoicing and payment for the products or services rendered can pose quite a challenge.

Can cold chain keep up with hot demand?


Cold chain is under more scrutiny than it probably ever has been, as a complex 2020 transitions into a 2021 of continued, heightened demand.

Episode 109 - SCU30: Supply Chain under 30 with Frank Li at FreightPlus

Freight Plus

#SCU30 is where we talk with professionals under the age of thirty currently working the supply chain. In this episode, Frank Li, Data Analyst at FreightPlus, joins the show to talk about his fascinating journey to the supply chain.

China 52 and Tesisquare collaborate for weather-driven supply chain efficiency

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

The collaboration between and Tesisquare offers B2X supply chain digital solutions with weather data, expertise and forecasting algorithms

Leading Advertising and Analytics Company Outperforms With a Graph Database

Xandr, a division of AT&T, has built an identity graph that connects information on people, households, and more. The company is using this graph to provide advertisers an ability to deliver commercials more successfully than ever before. Learn more.

Intalere partners with Ivalua & Consus Global to digitize and transform their sourcing, supplier management and contract lifecycle management processes


New York, NY January 07, 2021. We are excited to announce that Intalere, a healthcare supply chain GPO based in St. Louis, Mo. has successfully deployed the Ivalua solution suite.

VIDEO: How do you stay healthy on the road?

DAT Solutions

Hear from truck drivers about the tips and tricks they use to stay healthy while out on the road. Trucking Lifestyle

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Paris 2021 – EN – Taid Qazi


Taid Qazi CPO. Taid (41) graduated in 2006 with a M.Sc. in “International Marketing and Management” from Copenhagen Business School. He has 13 years of sourcing/procurement experience within the financial industry. Taid spent the last 3 years as Chief Procurement Officer (CPO) in Danske Bank, headquartered in Copenhagen (Denmark). In addition to his CPO role, Taid was recently appointed to also head Danske Bank’s Group Real Estate and Facility Management.

Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (January 15, 2021)

Talking Logistics

Last summer, my oldest daughter exited her teen years by turning 20. Today, my youngest daughter turns 13 (the boys in the middle are 15 and 18). It’s true: one day they’re babies, sleeping on your chest, then you blink and they’re all grown up. I look up to them. Literally, they’re all taller than.

Perfect Delivery: The New Rules for Survival, Innovation, and Growth

As supply chain complexity increases, so do challenges to achieving the perfect order. ARC Advisory Group shares: hurdles faced in achieving the perfect order, opportunities to increase customer satisfaction and reduce costs, and how cloud SCM contributes to operational flexibility.

Stretch Procurement – FR

ivalua Stretch Procurement aide les entreprises à augmenter leur contribution dans les achats. Stretch Procurement existe depuis 15 ans et offre des services de conseils en solutions aux entreprises de premier plan mondial et à la majorité des entreprises nordiques. Stretch Procurement est impatient de vous amener vers la réussite avec la solution Ivalua. The post Stretch Procurement – FR appeared first on Ivalua

Is There Only One Type of Smart City?

Enterra Insights

A number of articles have been written about what makes a city smart. In one such article, Freda Miklin ( @famiklin ) wrote, “A ‘smart city’ is one in which advanced technology is leveraged to strategically meet the needs of its citizens. It is an environment in which government and business come together to create solutions to current and future challenges using high level analysis and applying cutting-edge technological tools.”[1]

Stretch Procurement – EN

ivalua About Stretch Procurement Stretch helps companies to increase the contribution from procurement. We have been around for 15 years, providing world class solution consulting and business advisory services to the majority of the Nordic companies. We look forward to make you succeed with Ivalua! The post Stretch Procurement – EN appeared first on Ivalua

How to Succeed at Virtual Trade Shows


Trade shows have always been an important way for growing food and beverage brands to network with retail buyers. But due to the pandemic, this year’s events have moved into the virtual realm. The Specialty Food Association kicks off Specialty Food LIVE!

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Digital Order Fulfillment: The Game Has Forever Changed

Achieving cost-effective OTIF delivery across multiple channels requires a dynamic approach. Digital order fulfillment can help businesses adopt a more intelligent, agile, and holistic strategy that drives true optimization and customer loyalty.

Podcast | Why We Need to Ramp Up Recycling of Old Tech

Supply Chain Brain

The failure of consumers to recycle their personal devices could lead to shortages of the precious metals needed to build new products


What makes brands stand out to retailers


Quite simply, data-driven insights and recommendations. Sales growth, customer service and many other aspects matter too, but using data and analytics is one of the best and easiest ways to get the attention of today’s data-driven retailers. But then again, it’s not really that simple.

Post-Holiday Survey: Consumer Patience and Flexibility on Delivery Comes with the Expectation of Transparency


The post Post-Holiday Survey: Consumer Patience and Flexibility on Delivery Comes with the Expectation of Transparency appeared first on Convey. Blog Article Customer Experience Research Statistics

There are more benefits than a positive ROI to adding a TMS to your workflow


Many companies fall into an in-between space within their shipping processes. They ship enough to have direct rates but not enough to justify a pricey transportation or freight management system. Freightview occupies that sweet spot in the market. TMS RSS

Ocean Supply Chain Visibility: Adapting and Thriving in a Rapidly Changing Global Economy

Building off of the lessons and challenges of 2020, what are global businesses and supply chains doing in 2021 to go beyond survival and truly thrive?