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Four Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Inventory Planning and Sustainability

Brookes Supply Chain Planning Blog

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6 Trends to Make Supply Chain Managers the Heroes of Their Company!

Supply Chain Game Changer

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Now You’re Talking: The Impacts of Voice Picking for Warehouse Management

All Things Supply Chain

There’s a new trend in the world of warehouse management that’s taking the industry by storm. With the e-commerce industry getting more competitive by the day, more companies are investing… General Inventory management supply chain technology voice picking

What Global Risks are Increasing In 2020?

Logistics Viewpoints

Every year, prior to the big event in Davos Switzerland where movers and shakers from around the world get together. Having leading business executives prance around and pose is unseemly. But one good thing that comes out of this event is a Global Risks Report produced by the World Economic Forum.

Point-of-Danger ICE Raids and Audits

Speaker: Max Muller, Attorney and Author

Supply chain managers should constantly be on guard against forces that could cause a significant point-of-failure in or to their supply chains. The sudden loss of a workforce is an evolving danger to those who provide raw materials, subassemblies, finished goods, and/or necessary services to supply chains; and to entities requiring those items or services. Join Max Muller for this timely, fast-paced and guidance rich webinar that will educate you on the specific steps involved in undertaking your own internal audit, as well as providing you with guidance on what your major and/or sole source suppliers should do as well.

ShipBob’s New Analytics Tool: How Fast-Growing DTC Brands Use Fulfillment Data

ShipBob

In the ecommerce world today, consumer expectations are always shifting, competition is rising, forecasting is challenging, and customer acquisition costs are more expensive than ever before. At the same time, you need to keep logistics costs down, offer speedy deliveries, and stay ahead of demand.

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Real-time Alerts: Transforming Supply Chain

20Cube Logistics

Supply Chain today has spread across borders challenging end-to-end visibility however technology is motivating businesses and is transforming the supply chain.

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Microsoft Store Corporate Vice President to Keynote ICON 2020 and Get a Sneak Peek at DEVCON 2020!

Supply Chain Nation

This is the fifth blog in our ICON 2020: What’s New series. Stay in the know about the biggest and best supply chain conference of the year with our blog series highlighting the latest developments as they unfold.

Here’s How to Keep Snow and Ice Off Trucks

Cerasis

If you’re a trucker who often works in cold environments, you know how difficult operations are in those conditions. To make matters worse, the snow and ice that pile up on your rig pose an immense danger to the cars behind and around you.

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Supply Chain Solutions: How to Make the Smartest Investment

MP Objects Supply Chain Orchestration

We live in a highly demanding time. Customers want more, better, faster, and cheaper. Competition is steep, and meeting expectations while innovating and staying profitable can feel like a pipe dream.

How is Demand Forecasting changing? How do you compare to your peers?

AIMMS conducted research to assess how supply chain teams perceive the accuracy of their forecast and discover the tools and techniques they are using to upgrade the forecasting process. In this report, you will find helpful benchmarks and insights offered by your peers on the latest demand forecasting techniques, forecast granularity and periodicity, and expectations for the future.

Embracing Continuous Improvement: Strategies for Organizations Seeking Sustained Advancement (eBook)

USC Consulting Group

“This is the way we’ve always done it.” ” Have you been guilty of uttering these detrimental words? Unfortunately, this strategy is unsustainable for businesses that want to remain competitive.

AIMMS mentioned in four areas of Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Supply Chain Planning Technologies

AIMMS

We are really excited to get multiple mentions in Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Supply Chain Planning Technologies , which was released in October 2019.

Supply Chain News on Learning from Toyota Way Principles versus Copying Toyota Practices

Supply Chain Digest

Copying is not Thinking, Dr. Jeffrey Liker Says

Insights from New York City’s Procurement Transformation

ivalua

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5 Perceptions on Demand Forecasting and How it's Changing

Speaker: Brian Dooley, Director SC Navigator, AIMMS

It’s no secret that demand is getting more difficult to predict. Is your demand forecasting process evolving with the times? How does your process stack up against others? Are you satisfied with your level of forecast accuracy? This webinar shares research findings from a recent survey among supply chain planning professionals to help you answer these questions.

Lessons Business Leaders Can Learn from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Enterra Insights

Today, Americans pause to reflect on the life and accomplishments of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. His impact was most keenly felt in the area of civil liberties and race relations; however, the lessons he taught and principles he embraced have an impact in many areas of life — including business. Perhaps the greatest lesson taught by Dr. King is the importance of focusing on the big picture.

Flatbed rates see off-season surge

DAT Solutions

Even as van and reefer rates have started to dip seasonally, the national average flatbed rate has increased 7¢ since November. . Rate Trend of the Week

Come see us at RILA in Dallas

Locus Robotics

Join us at RILA in Dallas on February 22nd to 26th, where we’ll show you how the Locus Solution improves retail omnichannel, store replenishment, online fulfillment, and more. We’ll be at Booth 1407 where we’ll be doing live picking demonstrations and more! Lets Talk!

Van rates lose traction heading into winter slump

DAT Solutions

Van rates slipped below December levels after an unexpected surge in the first half of January. The national average rate dropped another penny to $1.93 per mile for vans last week, which is one cent below the December average but higher than any other month since December 2018.

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.

Your WMS Selection Team

SnapFulfil

Investing in technology, especially technology that directly supports execution, can be challenging to get correct.

A Strong RMA Process is Vital to Achieving World Class Customer Service

My Office Apps

A Strong RMA Process is Vital to Achieving World Class Customer Service. Most companies strive to achieve world class customer service. It is understood that repeat customers lead to business success.

Your Cashflow and Inventory Go Hand in Hand

Unleashed

Cashflow and inventory go hand in hand when it comes to managing your business. Inventory can either help a business with cashflow or be a bit of a hindrance. How you manage your inventory will directly impact the movement and availability of your cash.

7 Purchase Requisition Best Practices For Effective Procurement

ProcurePort

Purchase requisition best practices give you a complete insight into how procurement processes cut down on expenses incurred by the company. It also ensures that the company gets the best value for the money spent.

Buyer's Guide for Supply Chain Network Design Software

Network design as a discipline is complex and too many businesses are still relying on spreadsheets to design and optimize their supply chain. As a result, most organizations struggle to answer network design questions or test hypotheses in weeks, when results are demanded in hours. This Buyer’s Guide helps you find easy-to-use technology to become more proactive and less reactive when it comes to network design and optimization.

Microsoft Store Corporate Vice President to Keynote ICON 2020 and Get a Sneak Peek at DEVCON 2020!

Supply Chain Nation

This is the fifth blog in our ICON 2020: What’s New series. Stay in the know about the biggest and best supply chain conference of the year with our blog series highlighting the latest developments as they unfold.

From CM to EMS to MSP: The Evolution of an Industry

Supply Chain Brain

What should we call those behind-the-scenes entities that manufacture a wide range of electronics products on behalf of brands

Microsoft Store Corporate Vice President to Keynote ICON 2020 and Get a Sneak Peek at DEVCON 2020!

Supply Chain Nation

This is the fifth blog in our ICON 2020: What’s New series. Stay in the know about the biggest and best supply chain conference of the year with our blog series highlighting the latest developments as they unfold.

DIGITAL PROCUREMENT – EXPENSE OR INVESTMENT?

Eyvo

It’s time we considered Digital Procurement as a strategic investment! by Bhargavi Nake. eProcurement has been a decorated term in the procurement industry for quite some time now. And yet, there are organizations that consider this change as an expense. We have spoken, written and emphasized multiple times about the transition from traditional procurement to digital procurement. While we understand that the transition process can get complex, we also think that this change is inevitable.

The 2018 Supply Chain Software Buyer's Guide

Learn which supply chain applications are the best for your organization.