Tue.Jun 30, 2020

4 Ways Supply Chain Modeling Enhances Enterprise Resilience

Logistics Viewpoints

Supply chain modeling is essential to substantiated resiliency analysis and to the planning of risk responses. A supply chain model is the digital representation of the structure, product flows and policies of a physical supply chain.

Digitizing Proof Of Delivery: Overcoming POD Challenges & Benefits of Document Management


The changing face of the supply chain means more freight and shipments move and require more tracking capabilities. Traditional options for managing and documenting the process also remain stagnant. It’s easy to claim a delivery was completed, but where is the proof?

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A Handy Hack for Comparing Supply Chain Planning Solutions

Blue Ridge

Need a hack for comparing supply chain planning solutions? This handy 4-part guide simplifies your decision and accelerates ROI. The post A Handy Hack for Comparing Supply Chain Planning Solutions appeared first on Blue Ridge. Blogs and Articles supply chain planning

How to Increase the Value of Your Last Mile Planning

DELMIA Quintiq

Delivery man carrying cardboard boxes and loading them in a mini van. In my previous blog post , I talked about the factors that make last mile logistics one of the most complex and expensive parts of the supply chain.

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Mission Critical: Leveraging Learning Engineering to Drive Digital Transformation

Speaker: Trish Uhl, Founder of Owl's Ledge LLC and the Talent & Learning Analytics Leadership Forum

Digital is disrupting every part of an organization's value chain at a record pace, creating a critical need to transform operations and employees' ways of working. Formal training alone can't keep up; it's often too slow, too generic, inconvenient, inefficient, unduly expensive and lacks or lags methods for measuring business-related effectiveness. Trish Uhl show you how to start leveraging Learning Engineering, a multidisciplinary approach that combines modern technology, data analytics, decision science, learning sciences and change management with human-centered engineering design methodologies to ultimately deliver targeted learning outcomes and business results that keep pace with the business and merge learning into the flow of work and lead Digital Adoption.

Searching for New Ways to Reach Your Customers?


There is no question that face to face engagement is one of, if not the best way to generate traction and create relationships with potential business.

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Managing the Coronavirus Risk to the Supply Chain

Supply Chains Rock

Managing the Coronavirus Risk to the Supply Chain A year ago, who could have predicted that every business would be affected by a novel coronavirus (COVID-19)? Unfortunately, we’ve all learned the truth of the matter. In the months since the disease was first classified as a pandemic, no industry in the country has been spared. Troubles in Supply Chains Consumers across the country have been

Scenario Planning: Supply Chains Need a Plan


It’s a universal truth that in supply chains there has to be a plan. A plan of what is going to be sold, a plan of what inventory is needed to meet the demand, a plan of what to make, and a plan of what to buy.

The Constant F&B Manufacturers Need in a Changing World


Expect the unexpected. This is the new mantra of food and beverage (F&B) manufacturers. It pertains to all areas and aspects of the business, but it absolutely should not refer to the ERP solution.

How Are Companies Overcoming Disruptions to Their Supply Chains?

Arena Solutions

As companies deal with the impact COVID-19 is having on their business, it is interesting to see where companies are focusing their technology investments in these challenging times.

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.

How Walmart Allowances Can Go Wrong


Learn about: Walmart allowances and why they’re used How incorrect allowances can cause deductions How to correct allowance errors How to dispute allowance deductions. Walmart allowances are used to help Walmart to recover some of the cost of doing business.

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Using Supply Chain Systems Specialists to Complete Your Project

Veridian Solutions

Supply chain systems specialists help supply chain leaders select, implement, and complete supply chain technology projects faster. Focusing on the overall success of the implementation, these specialists become real partners and work together to save money, time, and resources.

5 signs that it’s time to update your distribution chain with new technology

BluJay Solutions

Supply chain applications have evolved significantly over the past decade, allowing old systems to prevent businesses from reaching their full potential.

How Are Companies Overcoming Disruptions to Their Supply Chains?

Arena Solutions

As companies deal with the impact COVID-19 is having on their business, it is interesting to see where companies are focusing their technology investments in these challenging times.

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!

Top Logistics Terms to Know—A Supply Chain Glossary

Zipline Logistics

Every industry has its own set of terms that are exclusive to the space. To an outsider, they may seem like a foreign language. Logistics is no exception. There are hundreds of logistics terms that make up the industry’s language.

Data-driven manufacturing is here


What is data-driven manufacturing? Important decisions that impact the manufacturing process should always be based on facts, not guesses, wishes, theories or opinions.

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Finding the Last of the TP: Grocers Need More Supply Chain Control and Diversity


What does supply chain control mean? Is it the ability to track the performance of current operations after they are complete, or does it mean something else? Does it take on a new persona in the grocery vertical?

Blog: New Bristlecone Rapid Insights 360° Analytics Solutions


We’re pleased to introduce our new portfolio of supply chain analytics solutions. Bristlecone Rapid Insights 360° are prebuilt and preconfigured solutions targeting critical KPIs across Spend, S&OP, Inventory and Plant Maintenance Operations.

Complimentary Gartner Report: Improve S&OP Decision Making with Scenario Planning

Traditionally, planning teams have aimed for one number, one plan. But with uncertainty on the rise, they need to build more flexibility into their process to account for changing business conditions. It’s time to shift gears and embrace variability with different scenarios.

How to Track Shipments with Disposable GPS Trackers


GPS tracking devices are an invaluable tool for many businesses that ship goods. There are a number of problems that can occur when goods are in transit, making real-time visibility essential for shipping companies.

How to Use Augmented Reality in Logistics


Editor’s Note: Today’s article is from Mary Byrd who speaks to the ways companies can use augmented reality in logistics.

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Building a digitally anti-fragile supply chain to deal with disruptions

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

The Coronavirus pandemic is causing labour shortages, travel restrictions, and significant disruption to businesses and global supply chains. But even if we manage to bring Coronavirus under control, living in a globalised world means that the next disruption is always just around the corner

How Manufacturers Can Restart or Ramp Up Operations Safely and Effectively

USC Consulting Group

With all 50 states now in some phase of reopening, people all around the country are realizing what financial and health officials warned early on, back when the shutdown began in mid-March: Restarting the economy wouldn’t be as simple as flicking on a light switch.

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.

Surveys finds the foundation to RPA success is in-depth understanding of processes and planning


An in-depth understanding of processes and workflows is the is the primary success factor for Robotic Process Automation (RPA) projects, according to a survey conducted among 400 senior decision makers in the US, UK, France and Germany.

The Constant F&B Manufacturers Need in a Changing World


Expect the unexpected. This is the new mantra of food and beverage (F&B) manufacturers. It pertains to all areas and aspects of the business, but it absolutely should not refer to the ERP solution.

USMCA Takes Effect

3PL Insights

On July 1, 2020 the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) will replace North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The new trade agreement updates policies to account for new technology and changes in the economy.

Brandon Bohmer

PLS Logistics

Account Executive | St. Louis, MO I grew up in Peoria, IL, which is about 2 hours north from the St. Louis area. My wife and I decided to move down to the Edwardsville area, which is just outside of St. Louis. We finished our bachelor’s degrees together and loved St.

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.