Thu.Jun 13, 2019

Warehousing: Are you Keeping up with Automation?

C3 Solutions

Picture the typical retail warehouse of 15 years ago: Workers rode around on forktrucks and pallet jacks, picking and putting away product by the pallet load, loading trailers for single stores, or several at a time.

Want to Give Your Bottom Line a Boost? Mobilize Your Warehouse Team!

RFgen

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Procurement Challenges Condensed

Claritum

Claritum Article - Procurement Blog. Contents. Introduction. Breaking Down the Domains. Identifying the Challenges by the Domain. Conclusion and additional thoughts. 1 Introduction. I took on the challenge of writing a condensed version of all the current Procurement challenges.

Yasso Frozen Greek Yogurt Partners with Chainalytics to Navigate Production Challenges

CHAINalytics

The post Yasso Frozen Greek Yogurt Partners with Chainalytics to Navigate Production Challenges appeared first on Chainalytics.

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.

A New Approach is Needed to Increase Women in the Supply Chain C-Suite and to Close the Talent Gap

Elementum

Hiring qualified talent is one of the single biggest challenges facing supply chain companies. [1] 1] The demand for supply chain professionals exceeds supply by six to one. [2] 2] Sixty-five percent of respondents in MHI’s 2019 survey rated hiring qualified workers as extremely or very challenging.

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Reduce Supply Chain Friction with Great Trade Compliance

3rdwave

Great global supply chains move product from source to destination with minimal friction. Friction in the global supply chain occurs at those points where disruption to the supply chain plan can manifest itself and impede the smooth flow of product in its international journey.

Building the Temple of Supply Chain Resilience

Cranfield

If you're concerned about risk in your supply chain, build the temple of supply chain resilience. Your foundation needs to be an effective supply chain strategy. This impacts on the risk profile of the supply chain. Your floor needs to be product design for supply chain management.

From Materials to Practices: Sustainable Purchasing Groundswell At The SPLC Summit 2019

EcoVadis

Portland has a reputation as a sort of sustainability mecca, so it was certainly an apt site for the SPLC’s annual Summit.

Improving Cost, Quality and Speed in the Fashion Industry Part 1

Supply Chain 24/7

The challenges for CXOs in the fashion industry can also be catalysts for supply chain improvements

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!

4 Reasons Sustainability is a Major Focus for Fresh Retailers

Supply Chain Nation

As sustainability becomes increasingly important to many consumers, grocery retailers are challenged with how to keep up with these modern customer demands. In the video blog below, Fab Brasca, JDA’s GVP Solutions Strategy, explains how buyer behavior can be better supported through machine learning and artificial intelligence in direct response to sustainability.

Gravity Are Proud To Be Presenting A Prestigious Award at Multimodal

Gravity Supply Chain

Gravity Supply Chain Solutions voted one of the 10 Most Innovative SCM Solution Providers in 2018, is proud to announce to announce we are sponsoring the Multimodal 2019 Exhibitor of the Year award. The FTA Multimodal awards evening will get held at VOX, Resorts World, NEC, Birmingham on the evening of 18th June 2019. The post Gravity Are Proud To Be Presenting A Prestigious Award at Multimodal appeared first on Gravity Supply Chain.

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[WHITE PAPER] Shipper of Choice & TMS: How a TMS Makes Shippers’ Freight More Attractive

Cerasis

Fill out the Form Below to Get a Free Copy of the White Paper to Your Inbox! Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “Shipper of Choice & TMS: How a TMS Makes Shippers’ Freight More Attractive” white paper! This is a must read for shippers who.read More. The post [WHITE PAPER] Shipper of Choice & TMS: How a TMS Makes Shippers’ Freight More Attractive appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

20th Annual Logistics CIO Forum: Europe

EFT

Channels: Technology Supply Chain Logistics CEO Focus Hi-Tech Logistics 3PL Event Date: Wed, 2020-03-11 to Thu, 2020-03-12 Event URL: [link] Event Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands Number of attendees: 250 Brochure URL: [link] Speakers URL: [link] Event Organiser: Paddy Le Count Event Organiser E-mail: plecount@eft.com Précis: Where I.T. leaders shape the digital future of logistics Entire Month Duration: No Region: Europe

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.

Trade Wars and the Supply Chain Part 2

Supply Chain Digest

Changes to Supply Chains are becoming Serious, though No Flood of Manufacturing Back to the US Yet

21st Annual Logistics CIO Forum: North America

EFT

leaders shape the digital future of logistics Entire Month Duration: No Region: North America

4 Reasons Sustainability is a Major Focus for Fresh Retailers [Video]

Supply Chain Nation

As sustainability becomes increasingly important to many consumers, grocery retailers are challenged with how to keep up with these modern customer demands. In the video blog below, Fab Brasca, JDA’s GVP Solutions Strategy, explains how buyer behavior can be better supported through machine learning and artificial intelligence in direct response to sustainability.

5th Annual Retail Supply Chain Summit: New York

EFT

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!

How to Select the Right Pallet Racking for Your Warehouse! (Infographic)

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Streamline your Entire Distribution Centre or Warehouse at One Time! Article and infographic, and permission to publish here, provided by Brent Frayser at speedrackwest.com.

Supply Chain Graphic of the Week on An Incomprehensible Chart from McKinsey

Supply Chain Digest

Data Visualization Tools Allow Chart Makers to Go Wildm too Wild

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Are You Crystal Ball Gazing With Your Inventory Forecasting?

StockTrim

When it comes to inventory planning, using a spreadsheet is about as sophisticated and reliable as gazing into a crystal ball. Most businesses have moved away from spreadsheets for their accounting, customer relationship and workflow management, and with good reason.

Materials as currency: Provenance tracks a fully-recyclable carpet on blockchain

Provenance

Carpet, not unlike so many other industries ripe for revolution, has a waste problem. An estimated 3.5% of all US landfill is carpet waste, resulting in 4 billion pounds of carpet not being recycled ( Source: GAIA ).

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.

Hogan’s Cider achieves business accuracy with Unleashed Software

Unleashed

Working with a variety of clients across different verticals means that you need to have a good understanding of what specific customers need.

Why Do We Focus on Solutions Before Defining The Problem?

TrackVia

You’ve heard the common cliche, “Bring solutions, not problems.” It’s practically an expectation in the business world. In marketing, requestors often suggest solutions, like “I need a video to drive leads.” In the world of IT developers, it’s “I need an app.”

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Focused Innovation for Market Success

QAD

People are often confounded about innovation, claiming that you can’t program ideas. The reality is that you can, by applying focused innovation techniques, and it all starts with understanding your customers’ needs. You have competitors—everybody does.

What You Need to Know About Retail Compliance

West Coast and California Logistics

If you’re a manufacturer, supplier or any other type of company seeking to do business with big box retailers, a key word to consider is “compliance.”

Supply Chain Resilience in the Face of Uncertainty

Speaker: Aanand Pandey, Supply Chain Analyst & Consultant, AIMMS

This short video explains how scenario modeling can help you improve supply chain resilience and your ability to respond and recover quickly from disruptions. Looking at scenarios side by side provides valuable insights that makes it easier to evaluate impact on your operations, ability to service customers and margin, and the best options to restart supply when supply lanes reopen.