Tue.May 26, 2020

How To Manage Your Supply Chain During COVID-19

Demand Solutions

COVID-19 came seemingly out of nowhere, and within a few months of us hearing about it in China, governments all over the world had locked down. Borders were closed, workplaces were shuttered, and travel was restricted to only the most necessary. As a result, supply chains all over the world took a hit. Shortages in raw materials and manufactured goods appeared. Nobody is unaffected. However, you still have a business to run. So what is there to do?

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The Paperless Effort: How Our Supply Chain Partners are Adapting to the 'New Normal'

C3 Solutions

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Procurement: With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Hey Procurement! It’s Time to SELL! There is a great line in one of the Spider-man movies, “With great power comes great responsibility!”

Why Sales and Operations Execution (S&OE) Is Crucial to Your Business

River Logic

In recent years, S&OP has shifted as management has begun redefining the objectives of S&OP to focus on maximizing the value generation for shareholders while appropriately balancing strategic objectives and risk.

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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.

Supply Chains are Critical for a Great Customer Experience

Enterra Insights

Customers don’t want to think about supply chains; they just want great purchasing experiences. Although the connection between great customer experience and a world-class supply chain should be obvious, customer experience is not the first thing that pops into most peoples’ minds when they hear the term “supply chain.” Supply chain professionals are among the few people who regularly make the connection between customer service and the supply chain.

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Resiliency in the Temperature-Controlled Supply Chain


Food is not only a necessity, it’s a comfort. Having a good day? Grab some ice cream! Having a bad day? Make it a double scoop. But have you ever stopped to think about how your food goes from manufacturer to table? Food Safety Visibility in Supply Chain Frozen produce Temperature-controlled infrastructure food security COVID-19 supply chain food supply chain temperature-controlled supply chain

LIXIL Partners with o9 Solutions to deploy AI enabled Demand planning

o9 Solutions

This article has also been published on Business Wire o9 Solutions today announced that LIXIL in the Americas, pioneer of water and housing products across brands including American Standard, GROHE and DXV, will deploy the next-generation AI-enabled o9 platform for demand planning.

How Can Companies Prevent Damage to Products During Shipment?


Today supply chains face more risks than ever before in freight management. Weather-related Black Swan events appear to be growing in frequency and severity.

Warehouse Management Software – A Blueprint for Warehouse Excellence & Inventory Management


What is Warehouse Management Software? A Warehouse Management Software (WMS) is one that helps plan, control, and manage the day-to-day manufacturing operations in a warehouse along with the guidance of inventory movement, optimizing order picking, and shipping of customer orders.

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!

Isola?s Leap into Cloud-Based Supply Chain Planning Solutions

Blue Ridge

Isola selected Blue Ridge Supply Chain Planning solutions to gain control over its supply chain. Read their story in Supply & Demand Chain Executive. The post Isola’s Leap into Cloud-Based Supply Chain Planning Solutions appeared first on Blue Ridge. Blogs and Articles

How to Prepare Your Supply Chain for a ?Busy? Hurricane Season

Zipline Logistics

It appears that 2020 will be known as the year of supply chain disruption. To potentially compound widespread logistics issues stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) has predicted an above-normal Atlantic hurricane season.

Blog: Bristlecone IBP90 Business is Now an SAP-Qualified Partner-Packaged Solution for SAP IBP


With Bristlecone IBP90 Business (IBP90B), organizations can achieve rapid time-to-value with SAP IBP (Integrated Business Planning) – which unifies demand, supply and financial planning in the cloud to automate processes, enhance visibility, increase agility and optimize inventory.

4 Tips for Managing Your Ecommerce Orders for Multichannel Marketplaces


Editor’s Note: Today’s article is from Alexa Lemzy from TextMagic who gives us 4 helpful tips for managing your ecommerce orders for multichannel marketplaces. Online sales are an increasingly important part of any business, with the global online marketplace estimated to include 2.14

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.

Blog: Bristlecone SCCNOW is Now an SAP-Qualified Partner-Packaged Solution for SAP Ariba


SAP Ariba Supply Chain Collaboration (SCC) enables broad real-time collaboration across processes like ordering, forecasting, scheduling and quality. It drives end-to-end visibility – improving cashflow and response times, while reducing lead times and invoice exceptions.

What You Need to Know About Blockchain … Before You Invest

American Global Logistics

Blockchain has been heralded as a revolutionary technology for Fintech. But it’s not restricted to Fintech. It also has many applications for supply chains. And some of these applications are potentially transformative. Some media reports, however, would have you believe Blockchain can run your supply chain on auto-pilot. No more surprises. No data lapses or […]. The post What You Need to Know About Blockchain … Before You Invest appeared first on AGL

Warehouse Management Software – A Blueprint for Warehouse Excellence & Inventory Management


What is Warehouse Management Software? A Warehouse Management Software (WMS) is one that helps plan, control, and manage the day-to-day manufacturing operations in a warehouse along with the guidance of inventory movement, optimizing order picking, and shipping of customer orders. It helps manufacturers effectively control and administer warehouse operations right from the entry of goods or materials into the warehouse until they move out.

Why TMS is Critical for Chemical Companies

Talking Logistics

Why is transportation management more critical than ever for chemical companies? That was one of the key questions Cindi Hane (Vice President, Product Management & General Manager, Elemica Eyefreight) and I addressed in a recent webcast produced by Chemical Week.

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!

How webinars are creating value for marketers through COVID-19


. As experts in digital marketing, Eye for Transport or eft (a division of Reuters Events) seeks to unpack the best practices we've gained by organizing digital thought leadership products up till now.

GM COVID-19 Production Ramp Up

Operations and Supply Chain Management

General Motors Co.’s s ambitious plans to ramp up production of its high-profit pickup trucks is bumping up against supply-chain reality. The auto maker is facing a shortage of parts from Mexico because of separate timelines for reopening U.S. and Mexican plants. The WSJ’s Mike Colias and Ben Foldy report that the disconnect underscores the challenges the auto industry faces in restarting after a two-month shutdown under the pandemic. Mexico has been slower than the U.S.

US consumers turn to online delivery with big growth in curbside delivery


new survey from CommerceHub of more than 1,500 US consumers has found that as e-commerce continues to soar, curbside delivery is becoming a critical capacity for those looking to make the most out of the growth.

Definitions for Supply Chain & Logistics – LLP, 3PL, 4PL and More

Logistics Bureau

What is LLP mean? What does 3PL stand for? How about 4PL and 5PL? More of these Supply Chain questions will be discussed in the video below: Best Regards, Rob O’Byrne. Email: robyrne@logisticsbureau.com. Phone: +61 417 417 307. 3PL Supply Chain Videos 4PL 5PL LLP

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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.

Innovating through Crisis: Airport Resiliency with the Virtual Twin

DELMIA Quintiq

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Trending Transportation Updates: May 2020

PLS Logistics

There were many new transportation updates in the shipping industry last month. Check out some of the top stories and transportation updates in May 2020!

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Supply Chain Digest Weekly Supply Chain and Logistics Stock Report for Week Ending

Supply Chain Digest

See Who was Up and Who was Down

GE Appliances Deploys Autonomous Mobile Robots

Logistics Viewpoints

GE Appliance sought to automate the movement of materials from the dock to the production line. They piloted AMRs from Agilox. That pilot was successful and GE Appliance is now deploying these robots at scale.

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.