Wed.Jun 12, 2024

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Using Vision AI to Revolutionize Vehicle Access Control

C3 Solutions

Managing big yards is resource-intensive and challenging. It is frequently plagued with inefficiencies, and much time is lost on manual tasks. Conventional vehicle access control (VAC) and yard management methods barely manage vehicle flow and yard security. This frequently introduces bottlenecks , operational delays, and security lapses. The sheer complexity and magnitude of coordinating hundreds of vehicles, along with all the paperwork and maintaining stringent security, can be overwhelming.

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The Future of Autonomous Supply Chains Part 1: Autonomous Shipping

Logistics Viewpoints

Autonomous supply chains are systems that can operate with little to no human intervention, and they use artificial intelligence, robotics, automation, and sensors to optimize the flow of goods. The main drivers for growth in autonomous supply chains are the increasing demand for efficiency, transparency, and resilience in supply chain operations, the rapid advancement of technologies including cloud computing and 5G, and the vulnerabilities and inefficiencies of traditional supply chains that w

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The Phoenix Factor: How Arizona Became a Logistics Hub with Chris Camacho

The Logistics of Logistics

Chris Camacho and Joe Lynch discuss the Phoenix factor: how Arizona became a logistics hub. Chris is President and CEO of the Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC) , an organization working to attract and grow quality businesses in the Greater Phoenix area. Summary: The Phoenix Factor: How Arizona Became a Logistics Hub In this podcast, Chris Camacho, President and CEO of the Greater Phoenix Economic Council, discusses how Phoenix has become a thriving logistics hub and a prime location for bu

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Weber Logistics Named Top 3PL & Cold Storage Provider

West Coast and California Logistics

Weber Logistics has been named as one of the winners of this year’s Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers Award. The award is presented by Food Logistics , the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global cold food supply chain. The award recognizes leading 3PLs and cold storage providers in the cold food and beverage industry.

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Provide Real Value in Your Applications with Data and Analytics

The complexity of financial data, the need for real-time insight, and the demand for user-friendly visualizations can seem daunting when it comes to analytics - but there is an easier way. With Logi Symphony, we aim to turn these challenges into opportunities. Our platform empowers you to seamlessly integrate advanced data analytics, generative AI, data visualization, and pixel-perfect reporting into your applications, transforming raw data into actionable insights.

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How Blockchain Solutions Can Help Manage Complex Supply Chain Contracts

Supply Chain Brain

As contract parameters continue to change, enterprises are looking to blockchain technology to rebuild a needed layer of trust.

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Watch: The Evolution of the Supply Chain Control Tower

Supply Chain Brain

Mike Jarrett, chief executive officer and president of Jarrett Logistics, talks about the scope and purpose of the modern-day supply chain control tower.

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An FMCG CEO’s lament for S&OP

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

In successful FMCG and other companies, Sales & Operational Planning (S&OP) is the flexible glue that holds numerous processes together ensuring demand and supply are balanced along the chain and most importantly, everyone operates to the same set of unambiguous sales, volume and financial numbers. Without such a process in place, it is highly likely you will be experiencing a number of issues that will be holding your business and your career back.

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To Address Long Term Supply Chain Constraints, Focus on the Short Term Risks, Gartner Says

Supply Chain Digest

Three Actions to take Now

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Port of Baltimore Ramps Back Up as Channel is Restored to Full Capacity

Supply Chain Brain

Dwell times at the port have since stabilized across the board, having returned to their pre-closure levels with full capacity now restored to the port.

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Next-Gen Procurement: Transforming Processes with the Power of Generative AI

Generative AI goes beyond just automating tasks and providing real-time answers. Did you know that implementing generative AI reduces sourcing cycle times and allows for faster decision-making across procurement operations? In this whitepaper — Next-Gen Procurement: Transforming Processes With the Power of Generative AI — experts reveal how the strategic application of generative AI within procurement processes is paving the way for groundbreaking improvements.

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Best Practices for Scalable Automation Implementation in Small to Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs)

Invata Intralogistics

Best Practices for Scalable Automation Implementation 1. Defining Scalable Automation and its Importance in SMEs The need for efficiency and agility is more critical than ever. For small to medium-sized enterprises ( SMEs ), scalable automation offers a pathway to remain competitive, increase productivity, and reduce operational costs. Scalable automation refers to implementing technology systems and processes that can grow and adapt as your business expands.

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Peak Shipping Season Arrives Early at U.S. Ports

Supply Chain Brain

The National Retail Federation projects more than 2.1 million TEUs in imports to the U.S. in each of June, June and August.

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Best Practices for Scalable Automation Implementation in Small to Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs)

Invata Intralogistics

Best Practices for Scalable Automation Implementation 1. Defining Scalable Automation and its Importance in SMEs The need for efficiency and agility is more critical than ever. For small to medium-sized enterprises ( SMEs ), scalable automation offers a pathway to remain competitive, increase productivity, and reduce operational costs. Scalable automation refers to implementing technology systems and processes that can grow and adapt as your business expands.

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Five Key Challenges Facing U.S. Manufacturing

Supply Chain Brain

While reshoring manufacturing back to the U.S. can bring a host of benefits, it doesn’t come without significant hurdles.

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Deliver Mission Critical Insights in Real Time with Data & Analytics

In the fast-moving manufacturing sector, delivering mission-critical data insights to empower your end users or customers can be a challenge. Traditional BI tools can be cumbersome and difficult to integrate - but it doesn't have to be this way. Logi Symphony offers a powerful and user-friendly solution, allowing you to seamlessly embed self-service analytics, generative AI, data visualization, and pixel-perfect reporting directly into your applications.

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The Evolving Role of Strategic Leadership in Procurement – Part 1: Control what you can, monitor what you can’t

Jaggaer

The post The Evolving Role of Strategic Leadership in Procurement – Part 1: Control what you can, monitor what you can’t appeared first on JAGGAER.

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EV Leader Norway Won’t Follow EU on Chinese Electric Car Tariffs

Supply Chain Brain

Norway has the highest density of electric vehicles in the world, with more than 12% of EVs imported into the country coming from Chinese brands.

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Driving S&OP Success: The Operations Leader’s Function

QAD

Understanding the Operations Leader’s Role in S&OP Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP) requires a multi-functional team that allows each part of an organization to participate in the development of the process plan. An operations leader’s role in S&OP is instrumental, as they provide efficient execution of the process plan and ensure alignment between the manufacturing facility and the S&OP planning committee.

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Carriers Divert Sailings Amid Growing Threat of Canada Rail Strike

Supply Chain Brain

Canada's rail union says it will conduct a new strike vote between June 14-29, promising a "quick process.

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The Key to Sustainable Energy Optimization: A Data-Driven Approach for Manufacturing

Speaker: Kevin Kai Wong, President of Emergent Energy Solutions

In today's industrial landscape, the pursuit of sustainable energy optimization and decarbonization has become paramount. ♻️ Manufacturing corporations across the U.S. are facing the urgent need to align with decarbonization goals while enhancing efficiency and productivity. Unfortunately, the lack of comprehensive energy data poses a significant challenge for manufacturing managers striving to meet their targets. 📊 Join us for a practical webinar hosted by Kevin Kai Wong of Emergent Ene

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Building Trust and Transparency in Contested Logistics

Exiger Perspectives

Building Trust and Transparency in Contested Logistics June 12, 2024 Article Author: Tom Musbach Managing risk in logistics for today’s global defense supply chains can be very complex. If you add adversarial conflict to the equation, the defense environment — known as contested logistics — requires a different approach. In contested environments, the security of supply chain operations takes on an urgency that demands trust and transparency to maintain resilience and readiness.

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Carriers Divert Sailings as Threat of Canada Rail Strike Grows

Supply Chain Brain

Canada's rail union says it will conduct a new strike vote between June 14-29, promising a "quick process.

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U.S. East and Gulf Coast Dockworkers Become Assertive

Supply Chain Matters

The labor union representing upwards of 85,000 U.S. East and Gulf Coast dockworkers has reportedly suspended labor contract renewal talks. With the current labor contract expiring on September 30, there are added uncertainties relative to how such talks will proceed. Industry supply chains will need to weigh the risk of and migration of another shipping and logistics disruption.

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Trade War Looms as EU Announces Tariffs of Up to 38% on Chinese EVs

Supply Chain Brain

European manufacturers are also bracing themselves for retaliatory measures from China, in the form of a range of duties on its exports, including vehicles, but also other products.

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Using Data & Analytics for Improving Healthcare Innovation and Outcomes

In the rapidly evolving healthcare industry, delivering data insights to end users or customers can be a significant challenge for product managers, product owners, and application team developers. The complexity of healthcare data, the need for real-time analytics, and the demand for user-friendly interfaces can often seem overwhelming. But with Logi Symphony, these challenges become opportunities.

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Pharma Supply Chain Mapping for the Government

Exiger Perspectives

Pharma Supply Chain Mapping for the Government June 12, 2024 Case Study Challenge A federal agency needed a reliable solution to track the origins of pharmaceuticals and ingredients in their supply chain. Specifically, there was a need to be able to identify, monitor, assess, and mitigate security risks and potential disruptions within and outside the federal agency supply chain.