Mon.Sep 09, 2019

Six Questions About Machine Learning And AI For Warehouse Management

Lucas

What is machine learning and how does it relate to AI? Where is machine learning used? How does machine learning relate to IoT? How can machine learning be used in warehouse management? Will machine learning. Keep Reading.

What Technology are Teams Using to Support Their Demand Forecasting Process?

AIMMS

Part II in our series on assessing your Demand Forecasting process . In Part I of this series , we looked at supply chain professionals’ perception of forecast accuracy and how they see their forecast evolving in the future.

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How Product Design Impacts the Supply Chain

Logichain Solutions

Ever wondered what impact your product design decision has on the supply chain? Collaboration between marketing, product development, finance, procurement and supply chain teams saves costs along the value chain and gives your brand a competitive advantage.

Integrating Customer Portals into End-to-End Supply Chain Processes

Talking Logistics

There have been many ways that companies have attempted to exchange data and information with their trading partners over the years. One more recent method is through online customer portals. While these portals are meant to replace the manual processing of faxes and emails, they create their own integration challenges. What are some of those. Read more Integrating Customer Portals into End-to-End Supply Chain Processes.

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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.

Report: North American RTLS in Yard Management Customer Value Leadership Award

PINC

PINC Solutions has been able to set a high standard in the yard management space with its robust range of services that include shipment analysis, real-time visibility, and overall process improvement across locations. PINC Solutions has a wide range of customers from manufacturers, retailers, distributors and carriers to 3rd Party Logistics (3PL) organizations and it has visibly improved the operational efficiency of its clients’ yards.

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Hurricane disrupts supply chains, increases rates

DAT Solutions

The approaching hurricane tightened capacity and boosted rates for vans, reefers and flatbeds. . Rate Trend of the Week

Partnering with Farm-Trace to monitor sustainability and impact

Provenance

“66% of consumers are willing to pay more for sustainable products but most organizations don’t know the farmers they source from, let alone their impact.” – Kahlil Baker, CEO and Founder, Farm-Trace. Shoppers want proof, so our platform demands it.

The Go-To List of Ways to Improve Inventory Management

Veridian Solutions

Today’s warehouse managers need better inventory management strategies. Shareholders want to increase profitability. Customers wish for better customer service. Amazon wants to take over the world. This is nothing new, but as the world has evolved, the ability to improve inventory management has evolved in stride. Supply chain leaders should follow these key strategies for ways to improve inventory management. Implement Waveless Picking Strategies.

How Product Design Impacts the Supply Chain

Logichain Solutions

Ever wondered what impact your product design decision has on the supply chain? Collaboration between marketing, product development, finance, procurement and supply chain teams saves costs along the value chain and gives your brand a competitive advantage.

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.

Final Mile Carriers: What Should Shippers Know?

Cerasis

As noted by Freight Waves, e-commerce will contribute to the delivery of more than 100 million parcels per day by 2026.

How Product Design Impacts the Supply Chain

Logichain Solutions

Ever wondered what impact your product design decision has on the supply chain? Collaboration between marketing, product development, finance, procurement and supply chain teams saves costs along the value chain and gives your brand a competitive advantage.

ASIN Number and What It Means For Your Business

EMERGE App

Introduction. If you’ve ever bought an item from Amazon (you must have had!), while scrolling through the product’s listing you might have come across something called ASIN. You probably didn’t give it much thought.

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How To Make Your Supply Chain More Efficient

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

by James Daniels, freelance writer. There are multiple benefits to creating a more efficient supply chain in your business, you’ll be able to cut unnecessary costs from your spending and respond more quickly to market changes, supply irregularities and fluctuating demand

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!

Purchase Orders and Purchase Requisitions: What’s the Difference?

Unleashed

Supply chains are a fundamental tool for any inventory business. However, supply chains are a very involved and sometimes complex process. It’s vital to understand how the procurement process works and making sure you understand what different parts of the process mean. Two key parts of the procurement process are the purchase order and purchase requisition.

The ‘quiet’ transition to going green & why leaders are hesitant to speak up

Provenance

All trends are pointing to a massive shift in shopper behavior towards more socially and environmentally-sustainable brands. So when research and news are filled with stats on why this is the way forward, why would a business be worried to publicise their progress around sustainability initiatives?

Kroger launching reusable packaging partnership for grocery e-commerce

EFT

The Kroger Co. NYSE: KR ) and Loop, the circular e-commerce platform developed by TerraCycle, today announced an exclusive grocery retail partnership agreement in the US.

What’s the status with sustainable manufacturing?

DELMIA Quintiq

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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.

Labor Day Supply Chain 2019 the Movie

Supply Chain Digest

Our Annual Look at the Labor Supply Chain

Artificial Intelligence and Customer Experience

Enterra Insights

Customer experience (CX) is becoming an important part of both traditional and digital paths to purchase. David Scamehorn, vice president of global data analytics and customer insights at the Radisson Hotel Group, observes, “Growing segments of influential consumers demand a new level of service and offerings that align with their lifestyle and values.”[1]

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Supply Chain News on Trucking Detention Time Remains a Huge Issue, and is Getting Worse

Supply Chain Digest

New ATRI Report Detention Times Rising Versus 2014

5 Ways to Reduce Inventory Right Now

Blue Ridge

Safety stock always seems to creep up on demand planning teams, tying up significant cash and pushing the department further under the cost-center microscope. In fact, wholesale distributors often carry up to 20% more inventory than what is necessary.

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.

Who Will Win the Autonomous Trucking Race? Don’t Bet on the Big Guys

Logistics Viewpoints

A small, thinly funded company - Starsky Robotics - was the first to test an autonomous truck on the Interstate. Starsky is zigging while the rest of the industry has zagged. Starsky is betting the simplicity in engineering will allow them to win the race to market autonomous trucks. The post Who Will Win the Autonomous Trucking Race? Don’t Bet on the Big Guys appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Transportation autonomous trucking

Simplifying a Complex SC Ecosystem

Prophetic Technology

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Hip to be iPaaS AND iPaaS to be a HIP

Axway

My job includes navigating technology analysts. This includes helping us better communicate with analysts, influence them appropriately with what we see in our markets and communicate their influence effectively to our markets.

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11-Point Checklist for Perishable Order Management

Blue Ridge

Today’s consumers are busier and more health conscious. They want fresh grocery delivery, meal kits and even temperature-sensitive products like pharmaceuticals. But several retail trends are making it difficult for distributors to manage perishable inventory in a profitable way.

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.