Sun.Jul 21, 2019

Wave or Waveless Fulfilment - Only Order Streaming Gives You Both

SCJunction

The growth of omnichannel shopping and fulfilment has created a new mission for companies to get closer to the customer. For example, one home improvement retailer recently announced a $1.2

Bipedal robot that can haul 40-pound packages aims for last mile

EFT

The new bipedal robot, named Digit, is equipped with two arms and a suite of sensors.

Pinjarra Bakery: How we saved $30k-$40k a year with the B2B Store

Unleashed

One of the biggest benefits of upgrading to Unleashed is the flexibility you get: from the software itself, our range of integrations and the B2B Store.

Kansas City Southern Reports Record Revenue Despite Political Uncertainty Between Mexico and the U.S.

Logistics Trends and Insights

Class I railroad, Kansas City Southern (KCS) reported record second-quarter revenues, up 5% to $714 million, despite flat volumes. Improvements in cost controls including the implementation of precision scheduled railroading principles benefited the company.

How does your demand forecasting compare to your peers?

Demand forecasts are becoming increasingly more difficult to predict and less accurate. How are supply chain professionals dealing with this? What kind of technology are they using to deal with this shift? How is their approach to forecasting evolving? Take this assessment to find out how your demand forecasting process stacks up against others. It’s also a handy resource to identify improvement areas for your team. It only takes a few minutes and you get instant feedback.

Dynamic Pricing: Investigating the Pros and Cons

Unleashed

Pricing is very strategic and it makes a big difference in how a business operates. Some businesses operate on a fixed pricing model where the price point is relatively set in stone across the board. An example of this would be the iPhone. They generally are sold with a fixed price strategy and rarely veer from this. On the other hand, dynamic pricing allows the price of a product to strategically fluctuate and change over a period of time.