Wed.Jul 01, 2020

Target Reverse Logistics: Start With the Top Challenges in the Reverse Supply Chain


Establishing clear channels for the routing of reverse logistics represents a significant challenge in the modern supply-chain. Organizations that successfully target reverse logistics challenges can streamline the returns management process and lower total freight spend.

3 COVID-19 Hangover Cures for Supply Chain Executives: Part 1

Blue Ridge

COVID-19 is forcing a hangover on supply chain executives. Part 1 of this series offers a cure to the symptom of supply extremes: supply chain visibility. The post 3 COVID-19 Hangover Cures for Supply Chain Executives: Part 1 appeared first on Blue Ridge.

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Sustainable Businesses in the Post-pandemic World

Enterra Insights

When the world shutdown as a result of the novel coronavirus pandemic, many urban areas experienced something they hadn’t seen for years — clean air and clear skies. This turn of events demonstrated how quickly human activity can change the environment in which we live. Experiencing clean air and clear skies had many people wondering why politicians and business leaders were quick to respond to the pandemic but have been slow to counter climate change.

TMS and Digital Freight: The Experts Speak

Logistics Viewpoints

When it comes to TMS and digital freight, there is a lot of interest. More and more TMS suppliers are integrating digital marketplaces into their core TMS offering.

Mission Critical: Leveraging Learning Engineering to Drive Digital Transformation

Speaker: Trish Uhl, Founder of Owl's Ledge LLC and the Talent & Learning Analytics Leadership Forum

Digital is disrupting every part of an organization's value chain at a record pace, creating a critical need to transform operations and employees' ways of working. Formal training alone can't keep up; it's often too slow, too generic, inconvenient, inefficient, unduly expensive and lacks or lags methods for measuring business-related effectiveness. Trish Uhl show you how to start leveraging Learning Engineering, a multidisciplinary approach that combines modern technology, data analytics, decision science, learning sciences and change management with human-centered engineering design methodologies to ultimately deliver targeted learning outcomes and business results that keep pace with the business and merge learning into the flow of work and lead Digital Adoption.

How does your business look as a consequence of the pandemic?

Prophetic Technology

The future for many enterprises is a weak possibility of getting ahead as a consequence of the pandemic. Top businesses as British Airways and Tesco give the first steps to change direction to redesign their processes. supply chain risk management

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Achieving autonomous or “lights out” supply chain planning

Supply Chain Trend

Operating in the supply chain world, it’s hard to not come across terminology like supply chain planning 4.0, “light touch” planning or “lights out” planning. All have generated a lot of hype over the past few years … and for good reason. Considerable progress has been made in technology in recent years, continuing at a dizzying pace. Autonomous development is happening in most major car companies with the promise of self-driving cars everywhere within a few years.

How to Protect Against Supply-Chain 'Earthquakes'

Supply Chain Brain

You might say the coronavirus pandemic is bringing about a seismic shift in attitudes toward supply-chain risk

How to Do More With Less in Your Last Mile Service!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Last Mile Delivery! What is your Strategy? Last Mile Service article and permission to publish here provided by Raanan Cohen at When we look at the industry leaders, the forecast for the logistics market is clear.

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Conquer your cashflow and forecast demand of your stock


Wholesalers, retailers and manufacturers around the world are facing the economic fallout of COVID-19.

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.

Vizion’s Quality Data Enables Smarter Container Tracking

Gravity Supply Chain

Gravity partners with Vizion to help businesses make data-driven decisions, increase shipping reliability, reduce risks, and supply chain disruptions.

Event Preview: Supply Chain Summit 2020

All Things Supply Chain

While all face-to-face conferences have been cancelled due to the coronavirus, we are delighted to have partnered Aloctt Global for the Supply Chain Summit 2020, which this year is taking… Events coronavirus supply chain summit

What business needs to address now


The once in a generation chance to restart and reshape is underway. Businesses are morphing into new versions of themselves, redefining the boundaries between physical and digital propositions, transforming operations and optimizing internal and external costs.

Getting To Know DDMRP


BUSINESS TRANSFORMATION AND TECHNOLOGY ADOPTION. In the recent past, businesses have seen rapid changes in customer behavior and technology use as well as a rise in social media’s ability to influence buying decisions.

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!

Adapting to a new rhythm of retail – Marketing procurement


Observations from the front line. Retailers are typically in a state of demand shock, either positively or negatively.

Resilinc’s CEO, Bindiya Vakil, talks about Global Supply Chains to Bloomberg Radio’s Daybreak Asia


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Technology investment accelerates in supply chains says new report


. According to Reuters Events: Supply Chain and CalAmp’s new Emerging Out of the Pandemic Supply Chain Report , which is free to download now here , the arrival of COVID-19 is causing an acceleration in technology investment and adoption.

How your company can benefit from eLearning – during and after this pandemic


Across the world, the spread of COVID-19 has caused a profound change in social interaction and business organization. Social distancing, remote working and cost cuts… How can eLearning help increase business productivity during these complicated times for companies around the world?

Complimentary Gartner Report: Improve S&OP Decision Making with Scenario Planning

Traditionally, planning teams have aimed for one number, one plan. But with uncertainty on the rise, they need to build more flexibility into their process to account for changing business conditions. It’s time to shift gears and embrace variability with different scenarios.

Supply Chain by the Numbers for July 2, 2020

Supply Chain Digest

Cargo Thefts Expected to Jump this Weekend, Maerk Lines Invests Big On CO2 Research in Ocean Shipping Sector, US PMI Positive in June, YRC Worldwide Gets Huge Bailout

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Procurement & IT Collaboration: Removing Silos to Drive Transformation Featuring The Hackett Group


The post Procurement & IT Collaboration: Removing Silos to Drive Transformation Featuring The Hackett Group appeared first on Ivalua

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Five Supply-Chain Lessons Hospitals Can Learn From COVID-19

Supply Chain Brain

We've learned the hard way that today's supply chains are not up to the task of managing critical supplies

Risk Management report from The Hackett Group: Preparing the Company for Extreme Economic Volatility


The post Risk Management report from The Hackett Group: Preparing the Company for Extreme Economic Volatility appeared first on Ivalua

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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.

Top Talking Logistics Posts & Episodes – Plus Indago Highlights (1H 2020)

Talking Logistics

The first half of 2020 is over. But keep your seatbelts tightly fastened because the second half of the year could be just as unpredictable. Not surprising, six of the top ten posts we published in the first half of 2020 were related to the COVID-19 pandemic (see below).

The top 3PL companies in the USA in 2020


With eCommerce sales in the United States reaching USD$360.3 billion in 2016 and projected to surpass US$603.4 billion by 2021, the writing is on the wall: eCommerce in the US isn’t going anywhere.

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Implementing a WMS - The Superhero Team That Will Save You


These times of chaos are leading us to great changes in our businesses, where it is a case of evolve or perish. Are you embracing e-commerce ? Making the move to omnichannel ? Finally i mplementing that warehouse management system? That's great, but now what?

8 Profitable Ecommerce Pricing Strategies for Your Online Store


An effective pricing strategy can make or break your ecommerce business. Do you set prices low to stay competitive but reduce profits? Or, do you set higher prices but risk missing out on as many new customers?

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.