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7 Steps: How to Reduce Costs Through Supply Chain Network Optimization

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Industry Trends in High Technology Manufacturing & Operations

DELMIA Quintiq

High Tech remains one of the most vibrant, innovative and fast paced industries in the world. Even with global disruption from COVID-19, demand for products has remained positive, albeit with far less predictability!

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Take Back Control and Build the Resilient Supply Chain


You can’t control circumstances, but you can control your response. Take charge now to ensure the best outcomes later. We just wrapped up Disruption RX, a virtual supply chain summit designed to help companies rebound from unplanned shocks to their digital supply chain.

Editor’s Pick: 9 Ways to Save Money on Truckload Shipping

Talking Logistics

Note: Today’s post is part of our “Editor’s Pick” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics.

How Georgia-Pacific Turned Their Supply Chain into a Competitive Advantage

Georgia-Pacific, one of the world's leading manufacturers of tissue, pulp and paper and supplier to top brands like Brawny, Angel Soft and DIXIE, trusts ClearMetal for their supply chain requirements. Read the case study to hear how one company turned the reliability and transparency of its supply chain into distinct competitive advantages.

“Resilience” isn’t the Answer to Supply Chain Problems (McKinsey: It’s time to re-think the strategy on Supply Chain Management)


The impact of COVID-19 has caused the world to realize what many operators have known for a while: supply chains are running at a distinct disadvantage.

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Embracing automation & robots in industry

In the Supply Chain

By Dr. Paul Rivers (pictured). Managing Director, Guidance Automation. The post Embracing automation & robots in industry appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Building a Supply Chain That's Ready for Anything

Supply Chain Brain

Traditional supply-chain strategies that prioritized efficiency and razor-thin margins over agility won’t work anymore. Brands must now prioritize resilience

Who will you be recruiting for?

In the Supply Chain

By Neil Ballinger (pictured). Head of EMEA at EU Automation. The post Who will you be recruiting for? appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

3 Symptoms of an Unhealthy Healthcare Supply Chain Strategy


For many executives the COVID-19 pandemic revealed cracks, gaps, and in some cases chasms, in… The post 3 Symptoms of an Unhealthy Healthcare Supply Chain Strategy appeared first on Tecsys. Healthcare Posts Supply Chain COVID-19 Healthcare Supply Chain Healthcare Supply Chain Strategy

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.

Forklift & Heavy Equipment: The Importance of Workplace Safety

In the Supply Chain

By Katrina Fernandez (pictured). Freelance Writer & Blogger, Outreach Specialist. The post Forklift & Heavy Equipment: The Importance of Workplace Safety appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Why Collect Shipping Doesn’t Work for CPG Brands

Zipline Logistics

Collect shipping or customer pick-up (CPU) delivery options are an often promising solution for brands working with large, nationwide retailers. .

Warehouse Space: A new strategy for a new reality

In the Supply Chain

By Steve Purvis (pictured). Operations Director at Bis Henderson Space. The post Warehouse Space: A new strategy for a new reality appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

How to Use Collaborative Supply Chain Software to Get More Done

Industry Star

As the amount of data in our supply chains continues to grow exponentially, so do the challenges to manage it. Leaders need to strengthen their teams with collaborative productivity software tools to empower them to make better decisions, faster.

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.

5 Ways You Can Improve the Efficiency of Your Supply Chain

In the Supply Chain

By Lindsey Patterson (pictured). Freelance Writer. The post 5 Ways You Can Improve the Efficiency of Your Supply Chain appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Can A Historical Quote Help Provide Supply Chain Solutions?

Gravity Supply Chain

Does The Battle Of Copenhagen 1801 provide insights into the need to deploy supply chain visibility strategies such as Gravity’s Shipment Tracker solution? Leave a Reply [contact-form-7]. Articles

Solving the Procurement Data Dilemma: Using supplier data to drive successful relationships

HICX Solutions

In our second interview in the series on ‘Solving the Procurement Data Dilemma,’ which supports a full survey carried out by HICX and Raconteur on the subject, Gren Manuel speaks to Richard Wilding, OBE.

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ChainPoint present at 2020 Textile Sustainability Conference


ChainPoint will be present as exhibitor at the 2020 Textile Sustainability Conference, a virtual conference that will take place from 2-6 November. textile supply chain cotton supply chain apparel sustainable sourcing textile trace

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!

White Paper: Purchase Order Accruals in SAP S/4HANA 1909


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.

4 Experts Breakdown Supplier Risk & Strategy Tips


Now that our first webinar , ‘Do You Have a 360° Degree View of Your Suppliers?’, in our 2020 Fall Webinar Series is now over, we wanted to share our takeaways with you.

Basic Introduction on Supply Chain and Logistics Benchmarking

Logistics Bureau

What is Supply Chain Benchmarking? Why and how do we do it? Check out this video to find out the answers. Also, we have a recorded webinar on this topic. You can access it here: [link]. Related articles on this topic have appeared throughout our websites, why not check them out?

Watch: Advice for Supply-Chain Planners in 2020

Supply Chain Brain

David Barton, general manager for North America with ToolsGroup, describes the ways in which various industries are approaching the challenge of planning for demand in an environment of extreme uncertainty

Supply Chain Planning Maturity – How Do You Compare to Peers?

Today's supply chains are networked, global ecosystems. An event upstream in a different country or region can cause considerable disruption downstream. The COVID-19 pandemic is an extreme example of how this unfolds in practice. How prepared are supply chain teams to react and recover, from a planning maturity stance? Download this report to get exclusive insights on planning maturity!

Best Practices to Automate Freight Auditing and Settlement


Freight auditing can save a company a lot of money, especially when they automate freight auditing. There are many ways companies can make the switch to automate freight auditing. Actively auditing invoices and expenditures can identify excess costs that businesses may be at risk of losing.

The Shifting Supply-Chain Demands of 2020

Supply Chain Brain

New drivers of demand in the COVID-19 economy are making warehouse space more valuable than ever

How the Oil and Gas Industry Changed During the Pandemic

PLS Logistics

The oil and gas industry has historically been resilient, weathering crises, disruptions, and economic downturns. But just like everything else in 2020, the disruptions caused by COVID-19 have exposed weaknesses throughout this sector.

Supply Chain News on Lean Thinking Means Blaming Process, not People

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Lean Legend Isao Yoshino on His Own Experience Making a Major Mistake in the Paint Shop

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