Wed.May 16, 2018

Timely Answers to 5 Big Logistics Questions

Zipline Logistics

The logistics industry is in a rapid state of change and advancement, and its sophistication and development are a work in progress. It seems like every day and every week a new value proposition comes along that continues to shape the industry.

Collections and Markdowns and BOGOs – oh my!


As the seasons and styles change, many retailers are faced with a dilemma: what to do with the left over inventory. Markdowns, clearance racks and BOGOs become the norm to make way for the new season or the latest collection.

New Survey from JDA and KPMG Highlights Top Drivers and Inhibitors of Supply Chain Investment

Supply Chain Nation

Last week JDA hosted more than 2,000 customers and partners at FOCUS in Orlando, Florida. During the conference, 90 executives from the manufacturing, retail and logistics industries attended the Executive Exchange, sponsored by KPMG LLP (KPMG).

[WHITE PAPER] The Guide to Reduce Parcel Shipping Costs thru Effective Transportation Management Practices


Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “The Guide to Reduce Parcel Shipping Costs thru Effective Transportation Management Practices” white paper! Parcel shipping processes reflect some of the most labor- and time-intensive aspects of modern shipping strategies. Shippers may be sending out millions of small packages, depending on company size, and carriers exist in every corner of the world to handle small packages.

How ClearMetal Customers Stay a Day Ahead of the Competition

Every shipper in the world receives alerts that their shipment arrived at port 1.5 days after it actually happened. ClearMetal customers get alerted 31 hours earlier. Learn how ClearMetal is giving their customers a competitive advantage nobody else can.

Study Highlights Opportunities for Grocers to Reduce Food Spoilage

RELEX Solutions

To get more insight into how grocers view today’s increasingly competitive grocery market and what key retail and supply chain planning initiatives they are undertaking to build and sustain a competitive advantage, we surveyed leading North American grocers and compiled the key results in a study titled Growing and Sustaining Competitive Advantage in Grocery Retail. Improving Operational Efficiency and Reducing Fresh Food Waste is Key.

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Is Your Artwork Management Process Slowing You Down?


While product artwork is usually thought of as back office tedium, it's importance is well understood at all levels, especially given the incredibly high standards that commercial artwork today is expected to uphold. Artwork creation and approval, when affected at scale becomes a highly involved method that is as complex as any other aspect of a company’s product creation process.

Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 2018 Day 1 Video Review and Comment

Supply Chain Digest

SCDigest Editor Dan Gilmore from the conference floor in Scottsdale

RPA Implementation Requires Transforming Technology and Culture

Enterra Insights

Corporate survival in the Digital Age requires a strategy that transforms industrial age organizations into digital enterprises. Transformation is never easy because resistance to change is high. This is not a new phenomenon.

ILA Berlin 2018: Innovation and Leadership in Aerospace


The Who’s Who of the aerospace industry came to ILA Berlin 2018 to exhibit innovations and discuss future trends “Innovation and Leadership in Aerospace” – this was the motto of this year’s aviation trade fair in Berlin from 25 to 29 April. More than 1,000 exhibitors presented their know-how at the ILA Berlin 2018 – from civil aviation to defence and security to space travel, from large corporations to highly specialized suppliers.

Optimize Supply Chain Network Capacity Utilization for Manufacturing Competitiveness

Download a complimentary copy of this Gartner report and get best practices to sustain agility and set the stage for growth. More and more companies are using advanced analytics as an enabler to handle demand variability, reign in network complexity, and improve decision making around capacity planning. Will you be among them? Insights you will gain from this report: How you can best structure decision-making around capacity planning. How to design your network to deal with rising complexity and overflows. How to leverage prescriptive analytics to make decisions around desired trade-offs. How to deal with change management and governance.

An AWESOME Conversation

Supply Chain Nation

JDA was the proud host partner of the AWESOME Symposium, May 9-12 in Orlando. As part of the opening session, we shared a recorded conversation between Nancy Nix, Executive Director Emeritus of AWESOME and JDA CEO Girish Rishi, whose schedule prevented him from being there in person.

US Factory Production Shows Broad-Based Gain Outside Autos

Material Handling & Logistics

The results bolster the view that the industry, along with consumer spending, will contribute to a projected second-quarter rebound in economic growth.

Increase Chances of Selling

Exapro Hub

Exapro online marketplace is home to over 48 thousands used machines advertised on this international trading platform. Each of the advertised machines was naturally advertised online following one particular goal: sell the surplus machinery so that it can serve another business.

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