Wed.Apr 07, 2021

The Widely Felt Impacts Of Computer Chip Production: What It Means For The Supply Chain

All Things Supply Chain

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought many lasting effects. While some are more obvious, like the shortage of certain goods at the grocery store, it’s important to pay attention to some… General Production chip shortage computer chip microchip semiconductors supply chain

Avoiding Stagnation: How Ratioform Stays Agile with Supply Chain Automation


In episode eight of Be Ready for Anything, we hear from Mathias Kempe, the Director of Operations at Ratioform. Mathias takes us through Ratioform’s journey from manual planning to an automated system that could adapt to uncertainty.


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FMCG ERP – how will you cope when yours fails?

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

The last few months have been remarkably busy on both the business and domestic fronts. COVID 19 and other challenges have ensured there was little time to rest over the Christmas season and 2021 has started off in the same vein. What does the rest of 2021 have in store for us?

Targeted Marketing in a Cookieless World

Enterra Insights

Just over a year ago, Google announced it planned on stopping the use of third-party cookies in Chrome before 2022 — a move similar to what Apple did with its Safari browser and Mozilla did with its Firefox browser. Back in January 2020, journalists Bowdeya Tweh ( @BowKnowsBiz ) and Sahil Patel ( @sizpatel ) reported, “Google plans to restrict the use of third-party cookies in its Chrome internet browser, a move it says is aimed at bolstering users’ privacy while they visit websites.

What Happens When Machine Learning Meets Ocean Shipping?

Read how Unilever developed a first-of-its-kind digital Control Tower with ClearMetal that provides extremely accurate real-time visibility across their sea freight operations.

Price Optimization: The Next Big Opportunity in Supply Chain

Talking Logistics

Companies across virtually all industries are looking for ways to drive profitable growth.

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5 Reasons Ecommerce Companies Fail with Paige Fitzgerald

The Logistics of Logistics

5 Reasons Ecommerce Companies Fail with Paige Fitzgerald. Paige Fitzgerald and Joe Lynch discuss the 5 reasons ecommerce companies fail. In her role at Fulfyld , Paige works closely with ecommerce companies and she has learned why they fail (and succeed). About Paige Fitzgerald.

Lot numbers explained – All you need to know about lot numbers


We see lot numbers applied to many of the products we use in everyday life, from toiletries and medicines to food products, drinks, and cars.

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How Digital Transformation Builds Resilience in the Manufacturing Industry

DELMIA Quintiq

3DEXPERIENCE Digital Manufacturing Digital Transformation Manufacturing COMPASS magazine DELMIA digital manufacturing manufacturing resilient

What is Direct Sourcing in Recruiting?


What is direct sourcing in recruiting and how does it affect your procurement efforts? When it comes to purchasing and supply chain management, sourcing plays a pivotal role. Sourcing is a key component of procurement.

The Business Costs of Supply Chain Disruption

Supply chains have weathered a lot recently: a pandemic, natural disasters, trade wars and more. The Economist and GEP surveyed 400 senior execs to find out their real business impacts. The results? Shocking, but not surprising. Read the report now.

What’s a Standard Supply Chain Management Salary

The Supply Chain Journal

In supply chain management, many vital jobs need to be filled to ensure that a business achieves success. The supply chain management salary can vary significantly depending on a variety of factors. These essential roles affect the entire company, and each of them is connected end-to-end.

What is new for CFOs in Sales and Operations Planning?


The Sales and Operations Planning process has evolved over the years to become what Oliver Wight calls Integrated Business Planning (IBP) , providing, among other characteristics, a full integration of financial forecasts for the next 2 to 3 years.

Digital Technical Lead

EV Cargo Technology

Job Title: Digital Technical Lead. Division: EV Cargo Technology. Location: UK. Salary: £65,000 per year. Closing Date: Candidate dependant. What is the opportunity? This Digital Technical Lead job is working within the R&D team at EV Cargo Technology.

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Watch: The Global Impact of Biden’s Supply Chain Executive Order

Supply Chain Brain

A look at the possible implications of President Biden’s order to review critical supply chains on the United States’ relations with its trading partners, with Jeff Weiss, partner and co-chair of the International Trade Policy Practice, and leader of the Supply Chain Team, of Steptoe & Johnson LLP.

Demystifying Control Towers: What Drives Effectiveness?

Speaker: Mauro Gonzalez, Founder and CEO of Alkimius Group & Andrew MacMillen, Principal Analyst at Nucleus Research

There are several competing definitions of supply chain control towers. Here to demystify their meaning and what it takes to have a successful implementation is Principal Nucleus Research Analyst, Andrew MacMillen in conversation with Alkimius founder & CEO, Mauro Gonzalez.

Azure Architect

EV Cargo Technology

Job Title: Azure Architect. Division: EV Cargo Technology. Location: UK. Salary: £75,000 per year. Closing Date: Candidate dependant. What is the opportunity? This Azure Architect job is working within the R&D at EV Cargo Technology.

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Locus Launches Automated Supply Chain Decision-Making Platform

Supply Chain Brain

Locus, a global B2B SaaS company, has announced the release of Locus NodeIQ, an automated supply chain decision-making platform that enables companies to perform end-to-end network and inventory optimization

How to Increase Speed and Precision in Recall Management


What is preventing the fast, precise identification of contaminated products in the event of a food safety event? The lack of data. Data that can immediately, and specifically pinpoint the exact product causing the illness. Data that allows for end-to-end supply chain collaboration so the correct contaminated product is removed. This is what can save lives, save your brand, and save goods from being unnecessarily wasted during a contamination event.

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ASCM Launches New Procurement Certificate Program

Supply Chain Brain

The Association for Supply Chain Management has recently announced the launch of its ASCM Supply Chain Procurement Certificate program

Webinar On-Demand: 3 Ways to Make Your Operational Execution More Robust With S&OE

Speaker: Sander van Lokven and N.S. Krishnan

S&OE provides an early warning system that helps business stakeholders sense and optimize their responses. This keeps the supply chain out of firefighting mode, smoothens relationships with customers and suppliers, and helps sustain margins by reducing the cost to serve.

Blue Yonder Named a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Transportation Management Systems


Gartner recently released the Magic Quadrant for Transportation Management Systems (TMS) report 1 , and Blue Yonder has again been named a Leader in the report. Multiple subcomponents make up comprehensive multimodal TMS solution.

Supply Chain by the Numbers for April 8, 2021

Supply Chain Digest

Forecasts for 2021 GDP Growth Keep Rising, Flush Economic Times for Ocean Container Carriers, US Trade Deficit Hits All Time in February, Amazon Union Vote Turnout a Little Higher than Expected

A Thread of Independence


Reshma Deshpande is a Director – PMO at Blue Yonder in India and has recently stepped into a Chief of Staff role. She shares what it was like growing up in India in a Maharashtrian family where she was taught to be independent from the start.

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FourKites Acquires Haven Inc., Introduces End-to-End Visibility Platform for International Ocean Shipment Visibility

Supply Chain Brain

FourKites, a provider of real-time supply chain visibility solutions, recently announced its acquisition of Haven, Inc., and the introduction of Dynamic OceanSM, an end-to-end visibility solution for international ocean shipments

Leading Advertising and Analytics Company Outperforms With a Graph Database

Xandr, a division of AT&T, has built an identity graph that connects information on people, households, and more. The company is using this graph to provide advertisers an ability to deliver commercials more successfully than ever before. Learn more.

Forrester Restoring Growth Webinar


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Addressing Cost Control in Labeling and Artwork


Before optimization, labeling and artwork aren’t just a cost of doing business—they’re cost centers.

Ivalua for Healthcare


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What is Heavy Duty Truck Alignment?

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Trucking Regulations in Canada! Infographic). Heavy duty truck alignment article and permission to publish here provided by Saeed Darwish.

Perfect Delivery: The New Rules for Survival, Innovation, and Growth

As supply chain complexity increases, so do challenges to achieving the perfect order. ARC Advisory Group shares: hurdles faced in achieving the perfect order, opportunities to increase customer satisfaction and reduce costs, and how cloud SCM contributes to operational flexibility.