Mon.Jun 24, 2019

Limit Downtime and Enable Continuous Operations

Loftware

Can an internet outage halt your manufacturing capabilities? Supply Chain Manufacturing

12 Benefits Your Company Can Realize by Automating Manual Processes in Procurement

EC Sourcing Group

There is a long list of benefits that your company can realize by automating manual processes in procurement. The 12 I will share are based on conversations with CPOs. They are the most frequently mentioned pain points they want to eliminate. Some examples include: Supplier onboarding.

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The Global Supply Chain is Evolving – Are you ready?

MAVES

The global supply chain is evolving every day, adding complexity to the roles of shippers and their third-party logistics providers (3PLs).

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Advanced Shipment Notification Best Practices

OneSCM

Thanks to modern automation, the semi-new concept of an advanced shipment notification (ASN) is improving accuracy and lowering costs for logistics operations. How it Works.

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.

The Year of the Supply Chain Control Tower

Logistics Viewpoints

LLamasoft has developed a new supply chain control tower. What makes is so interesting is it's engine. It is built on top of a supply chain reference model that contains supply chain policies.

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Chainalytics Delivers Award-Winning Global Logistics Procurement Program

CHAINalytics

Atlanta, GA (June 25, 2019) — Supply & Demand Chain Executive, the executive’s user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, has included a global logistics procurement program created and implemented by Chainalytics in the 2019 SCDE 100, an annual list of great supply chain projects.

How to Ensure a Connected Retail Supply Chain

Material Handling & Logistics

Reusable packaging solutions can add value to different areas of the supply chain while pushing the company forward

Omnichannel Requires Fast Warehouse Transformation: Why & How to Do It Right

Veridian Solutions

The growth of omnichannel is subject to hype and fact. Some supply chain leaders and experts argue omnichannel is the improper term to describe the state of warehouse transformation today. Others voice concern over how warehouse transformation could increase costs when not adequately managed. Supply chain leaders need to understand why an omnichannel warehouse requires transformation within the entire supply chain and how a few best practices can enable actual omnichannel warehouses.

What is supply chain management?

6 River Systems

Supply chain management is the process of organizing and overseeing supply chain activities with the goal of achieving (or maintaining) a competitive advantage.

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!

Webinar: Achieve End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility Through Collaboration

Bristlecone

The globalization of supply and demand has increased supply chain complexity in recent years. But fortunately, achieving visibility through collaboration, even in the most complex environments, is a reality today, especially when you have the best insight and tools at your fingertips.

Confessions of an Industrial Data Scientist: What Your Corporate Data Science Team Won’t Tell You About Your Data Quality

ThroughPut

Messy Industrial Data – Hindrance or Opportunity? I am personally not a big fan of clichés when it comes to describing data and its value (“Data is the new Oil” is the holy grail of simple analogies that grates at someone previously in the energy sector).

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Webinar: Achieve End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility Through Collaboration

Bristlecone

The post Webinar: Achieve End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility Through Collaboration appeared first on Bristlecone. Videos Webinars

Gaining Shipper of Choice Using a Transportation Management System

Cerasis

The age of technology advances more daily, and everyone is looking for the most prominent and best way to control costs and offer better customer service. For shippers, process improvement to reduce delays is the key.

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.

Webinar: Using Digital Transformation to Create Value and Unlock Working Capital In Your Supply Chain

Bristlecone

The interdependence between the physical and the financial supply chain is growing. As supply chains become more complex, they are constantly stressed with change, the demand for operational advantage, and the necessity to meet the exact needs of customers.

The Benefits of a Supplier Vendor Portal

TPSynergy

In today’s ever-changing world, immediate and efficient access to information is a must. Along with your customers, your suppliers and purchasing agents need the same level of information just as fast. The fastest and most cost-effective way to implement this is with a supplier vendor portal. Here are some of the benefits: SUPPLIER SELF-SERVICE. Portals allow the supplier to have a high degree of autonomy.

4 Challenges for Fresh Retailers and How AI Can Help [Video]

Supply Chain Nation

Customers are reshaping retail whether grocery merchants like it or not. They want more for less and on their terms – plain and simple. So how to grocers keep up? Using larger streams of data than historically available. JDA’s GVP Solutions Strategy, Fab Brasca, explains how modern, resilient strategies can drive down operational costs without compromising consumer expectations.

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Above the Fold: When to Fire a Customer

Talking Logistics

FedEx recently announced that it “has made the strategic decision to not renew the FedEx Express U.S. domestic contract with Amazon.com, Inc. as we focus on serving the broader e-commerce market.” The company also added that “Amazon.com is not FedEx’s largest customer.

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!

A New Model for LTL Shipping with Keith Farnsworth

The Logistics of Logistics

[00:20] Opening / Introduction. [00:39] 00:39] Can you tell us a little bit about where you work and where you live? I am the Senior Director of Carrier Development at MyCarrierTMS. We’re based out of Scottsdale, Arizona. [01:12]

4 Challenges for Fresh Retailers and How AI Can Help [Video]

Supply Chain Nation

Customers are reshaping retail whether grocery merchants like it or not. They want more for less and on their terms – plain and simple. So how to grocers keep up? Using larger streams of data than historically available. JDA’s GVP Solutions Strategy, Fab Brasca, explains how modern, resilient strategies can drive down operational costs without compromising consumer expectations.

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Supply Chain News on Top Current Challenges in Procurement

Supply Chain Digest

Risk Management Remains a Top Issue, and Procurement Needs to Better Engage Business Shareholders, CASME Research Finds

Freight Brokerage Tech: To Build or Buy? That is the Question.

Parade

In a recent. I agree with Peter's insight, and am thankful he shared it. Technology can be a powerful tool to grow your freight brokerage business and introduce incredible efficiencies to your operations.

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.

Supply Chain News on Highlights of Zebra 2019 Warehouse Vision Study

Supply Chain Digest

Most Distribution Managers See Automation Supporting DC Workers, not Largely Eliminating Them, Suvey Finds

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Freight Brokerage Tech: To Build or Buy? That is the Question.

Parade

In a recent article, Peter Rentschler, CEO at CarrierDirect, discussed why freight brokerages should focus on better utilizing their existing Transport Management System (TMS) to increase operational efficiency, rather than investing in upgrading their systems or purchasing something new.

Supply Chain News on Uber Freight Releases New Report on Trucker Issues with Shipper Sites

Supply Chain Digest

Based on Data from New Uber Freight Capability for Truckers to Rate Shipper and Consignee Sites

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Machine Learning and the Digital Enterprise

Enterra Insights

One of the most useful forms of artificial intelligence (AI) currently being used by enterprises is machine learning (ML). Machine learning’s rise in the corporate setting is the result of numerous factors, including data availability, improvements in computer technology, and advancements in algorithm development. Machine learning requires data — lots and lots of data. For most organizations, obtaining data is no longer an obstacle. In fact, many organizations are drowning in data.

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.