Mon.Nov 29, 2021

Changing Winds in Supply Chain

Supply Chain Shaman

In the past two weeks, I completed many interviews. The question is the same. “When will the impact of the pandemic on the supply chain be over?” ” My answer? “ No one knows, but it will not be soon.”

Is Cyber Monday Really Necessary?

Enterra Insights

Back in 2005, when Cyber Monday was first introduced, the digital path to purchase was a lightly trodden offshoot of the traditional consumer journey. Over the years, however, online consumer traffic has steadily increased and the pandemic produced a dramatic spike in online sales.

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Procurement’s Critical Role in Boosting Supply Chain Resilience

ivalua

The post Procurement’s Critical Role in Boosting Supply Chain Resilience appeared first on Ivalua

Protect retail workers from more than just COVID

IT Supply Chain

By Steve Tonks (pictured). SVP EMEA, WorkForce Software. The post Protect retail workers from more than just COVID appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Lessons in Supply Chain Digitization from PepsiCo and Conagra

Speaker: Matt Elenjickal, FourKites; Craig Weiss, ConAgra Brands; and Mari Roberts PepsiCo

Join us for our upcoming webinar to hear from 2 global brands on how they’re accelerating digital transformation and increasing efficiency & automation throughout their operations.

Happening Now: California Drayage Driver Frustration Mounts

West Coast and California Logistics

According to FreightWaves , recent comments from drayage drivers at California’s major ports reveal that they are “drowning” in supply chain challenges such as long wait times, appointment system issues, and other inefficiencies. Happening Now

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How to create a reliable supply chain with effective forecasting and inventory management

SYSPRO Smarter ERP

Ask manufacturing leaders what changes they plan to make in the next three years in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, and they will likely say their use of technology will deepen as more and more players in their supply chains come to rely on digital connections for daily interactions.

BNPL: retailers need to innovate or risk become obsolete

IT Supply Chain

By Samantha Mansfield (pictured). Head of Strategy at LiveArea EMEA, A Merkle Company. The post BNPL: retailers need to innovate or risk become obsolete appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

The New Customer Journey with Chris Jolly

The Logistics of Logistics

The New Customer Journey with Chris Jolly. Joe Lynch and Chris Jolly discuss the new customer journey.

5 Things to Look for in a COSU Device Management Solution

IT Supply Chain

By Nadav Avni (pictured). Chief Marketing Officer, Radix Technologies. The post 5 Things to Look for in a COSU Device Management Solution appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

3 Ways End-to-End Visibility Helps Minimize the Risks of Ocean Freight

Download this playbook to learn how end-to-end visibility helps to mitigate risk associated with the ocean freight market.

Four Steps to Building Better Supplier Relationships

Supply Chain Brain

It’s clear that we need a root-and-branch reimagining of supply chain models, to ensure that global trade can survive future crises like the one we’re enduring today

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Many stores bring forward final order dates as predicted Christmas chaos nears

IT Supply Chain

By David Jinks M.I.L.T pictured). Head of Consumer Research, ParcelHero. The post Many stores bring forward final order dates as predicted Christmas chaos nears appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Finding the Best High-Yield Savings Account!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. What is a Good Credit Score? High-yield savings account article and permission to publish here provided by M.Zahid. Many people are eager to try and save money and make sure their money works hard for them.

Ecommerce Inventory Management: Why the Right Software is Key

Unleashed

Manufacturers and brick-and-mortar retailers have been using software to manage their inventory for years – but inventory management is even more important when you’re running a business that operates in the complex eCommerce space.

100 Pipeline Plays: The Modern Sales Playbook

For the first time, we’re sharing the winning plays that took us from scrappy startup to a publicly traded company. Use our proven data-driven plays to grow your pipeline and crush your revenue targets.

5 Methods to Prevent Occupational Hazards in Warehousing!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. A Comprehensive Warehouse Safety Guide! Occupational hazards article and permission to publish here provided by Claire Glassman.

Extreme weather’s impact on supply chains

Resilinc

Within a week of the COP26 conference wrapping up, massive floods in British Columbia severed the freight railroad serving the Vancouver, home of Canada’s largest port.

Watch: Overcoming Global Supply Chain Bottlenecks

Supply Chain Brain

Bill Brooks, vice president of North America transportation with Capgemini, delves into the multiple causes of the congestion that’s currently plaguing global supply chains, and speculates on some possible short- and long-term solutions to the crisis

COVID-19 is Literally Rewriting the Books on Supply Chain

SphereWMS

While the COVID-19 pandemic has affected our personal livelihoods, it has also had a ripple effect on the global economy.

4 Silver Linings of the Chaotic Ocean Freight Market

Speaker: Peter Tirschwell, Chris Stauber, Sarah Barnes Humphrey, and Audrey Ross

Join this webinar exploring the silver linings that have emerged from the chaotic ocean freight market. The discussion will highlight solutions that prioritize digitization and build a more efficient international supply chain. Jan 25 at 10am CT.

Beyond Annual Reports: Three Ways to Leverage Supplier Sustainability Information for Your Business

SupplyShift

In recent years, companies have come under increasing scrutiny from customers, employees, investors, governments, and NGOs. What do they want? For companies to demonstrate environmental stewardship and get proactive on social issues.

Supply Chain Agility and Resilience Requires Predicting, Not Just Responding

Adexa

Supply Chain Agility and Resilience Requires Predicting, Not Just Responding Consider how fast China has adapted ecommerce platforms to the tune of $1.7 trillion in 2020. This is a non-trivial number reflecting 30 percent of all retail sales in the country.

Stay the course

The Smart Software

We’ve found that a few things help new customers exploit the power of advanced analytics for forecasting and inventory optimization.

When Testing Meets Quality – Unlocking a New Pathway to Success

Pivot88

Success in business, whether it is manufacturing of apparel or footwear or any other product, is directly proportional to quality. Focus on quality usually creates a better brand image and increases success in business. Compliance Paves Way for Quality.

The Smart Data Revolution: How AB InBev Drives Efficiency with Visibility Data

Speaker: AB InBev and FourKites

Register for our upcoming webinar to learn how leveraging the right data to make quick, well-informed decisions is the key to success in supply chain & logistics. Join FourKites and AB InBev to learn what’s possible with a data-driven supply chain strategy & real-time transportation visibility.

RFID, AIDC, and IoT News RoundUp for Nov. 30, 2021

Supply Chain Digest

Cary, North Carolina Partnering to Improve Lifestyles through IoT. Do you Need an RFID Blocking Wallet, IoT to Support Reducing Supply Chain CO2 Emissions in 2022, Forrester Predicts

Tackling the Complexity of Efficient Route Planning in Logistics

DELMIA Quintiq

Route planning in the transportation and logistics industry is no easy task. Depending on the type of products being transported, planners have different constraints to consider, whether it’s the transportation of liquid bulk, dry bulk, cold transport or hazardous loads.

Supply Chain News on Lots of Major Amazon News this Week

Supply Chain Digest

Amazon May Incur 4 Billion Dollars in Extra Logistics in Q4, Wiping Out Profits

Labeling Requirements Keep Getting Trickier, but Rapid Label Changes Can be Easy

Loftware

As companies strive to improve their time to market, a common challenge is finding an efficient way to manage a plethora of label variations. Every product has different labeling needs, depending on industry, customer, etc., and these needs can change rapidly and unexpectedly at any given time.

Modernizing Pharmaceutical Supply Chains

Speaker: Nimesh Patel, Gregory Demitrack, and Sarah Barnes Humphrey

Register for our upcoming webinar to better understand the state of the pharmaceutical supply chain. FourKites partnered with Accenture to survey supply chain executives working in pharmaceuticals, biotech, cell and gene therapy, medtech, and other related industries.