Thu.Mar 04, 2021

Conquering Supply Chain Uncertainty With the Right TMS


A year into the pandemic, declining caseloads and the vaccine rollout are sparking hope that we’re gaining ground against the virus. However, the future is still uncertain, and positioning your supply chain for success comes with many questions and challenges.

Viterra Initiates Global Digital Transformation Program with Dassault Systèmes’ DELMIA Quintiq

DELMIA Quintiq

Viterra , formally Glencore Agriculture, a global leader in the sourcing, handling, processing and marketing of agricultural commodities and products, has started a global digital transformation program to improve and accelerate its business decisions.

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2020 Demonstrated the Importance of Managing Demand Variability


Last Year’s Black Swan Event Felt Like a Flock of Black Swans. Supply chain professionals are wrestling with many questions as we emerge from the year of the pandemic. Among them: What can we do to prepare for such extreme demand variability?

Digital Transformation Journey in Supply Chain Planning

Logistics Viewpoints

Remember those times when we used to stroll down the block and find local stores such as the mom-and-pop diners and get the chance to relish the coziness and sense of family environment there. Even mom-and-pop stores and diners had to step up their digitalization game with the pandemic erupting.

Just In: Inventory Optimization Research

How are organizations performing on inventory optimization? How can new technologies help your team improve? Find out in this new research report.

Selecting new software for supply chain network design doesn’t have to be a hassle


When it comes to network design, you can’t just set it and forget it anymore. Today’s successful supply chain networks are adaptable. They react swiftly to changing business conditions and customer needs. They scale quickly when there’s opportunity for growth.

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Microsoft Data Breach – what organisations can do to protect against this type of threat

IT Supply Chain

By Rashid Ali (pictured). Enterprise Solutions Manager at WALLIX. The post Microsoft Data Breach – what organisations can do to protect against this type of threat appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Transporting Cars !

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. When to Call for LTL Trucking! GET our EBOOK HERE. Transporting cars article and permission to publish here provided by Saaed Darwish. The auto transport industry provides a very important service.

Valvoline’s road to a more proactive supply chain – and stronger customer relationships


To keep vehicles running worldwide, Valvoline needs to get its motor oils, additives and lubricants to end users in every corner of the globe.

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How to Assess Transportation Network Challenges


Transportation network managers need to shift from a reactive, operational approach to a more predictive method of shipping management. The old and outdated process weakens the network and exposes the supply chain to external and internal risks.

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.

Quick Wins to Start your Digital Supply Chain Transformation Journey

Maine Pointe

If you are senior executive trying to cut through the noise around digital transformation, mildly cynical, or unsure of the value and where to get started, this blog series is for you.

Why the Supply Chain Is Now in Focus & Getting the Respect It Deserves

Intelligent Audit

There was a time when the supply chain was viewed as nothing more than a dingy, dirty industry. However, the supply chain and its resounding impact on all aspects of life have transformed this overlooked industry into a paragon of efficiency.

Tive partners with Skyhook Wireless


Skyhook Wireless , a Boston based location technology company, had a vision over a decade ago: deliver a way to get hyper-accurate location data based on WiFi signals from access points where GPS is unreliable.

The Semiconductor Shortage: Five Steps to Ensuring Supply-Chain Resilience

Supply Chain Brain

Supply chain failures continue to make news. What can third-party risk-management programs do to ensure that their vendors are resilient to continuing change

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.

Supply Chain Transformation with Multi-Echelon Inventory Optimization

Vanguard Software

The goal of multi-echelon inventory optimization is to have the right amount of stock, at the right location, and at the right time.

How Bundling 3PL Services Can Build Stronger Supply Chains

Supply Chain Brain

The pandemic has exposed weaknesses in global supply chains, and proved that bundling logistics services can effectively thwart delays and overcome unforeseen challenges

Key Supply Chain Trends in Manufacturing


“Supply chain disruption due to the pandemic” is a phrase we have heard over and over this past year. Production lines came to a standstill and the question of how to prevent such scenarios in the future came up. Last year’s digitalization push will continue into the current year.

Renovotec and Italian hi-tech Custom Group agree UK distribution deal

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Supply chain hardware, software and services company Renovotec has struck a distribution deal with Custom SpA, an Italian multinational group and hi-tech solutions company. Custom was founded in 1992 and has extensive experience in retail POS (point of sale), kiosk and self-service solutions

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.

Frequently Asked Questions about S&OE


The post Frequently Asked Questions about S&OE appeared first on AIMMS


Logility positioned as a Leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning Solutions

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Logility, Inc. has been positioned as a Leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning Solutions

Annual Roadcheck Inspection: Focus on Lighting and HOS

Freight Center

It’s that time of year again—the Annual Roadcheck Inspection! As you may have guessed, shipping delays often arise during these inspection periods and capacity could be tighter. Shippers and carriers alike should be aware of what this means for their transits during this time.

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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.

How to Successfully Hire & Retain Order Fulfillment Associates

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Warehousing and distribution operations often have difficulties hiring and retaining order fulfillment associates. A logistics labor shortage and record low unemployment in the years leading up to the pandemic haven’t made recruiting and retention easy for fulfillment centers. Fulfillment Operation

Cloud ERP and On-Premise – What is the Difference?


The growth of cloud ERP in manufacturing is approximately 5%, with Financial Management Systems (FMS) and Human Capital Management (HCM) growing at 7% and 10%, respectively. The worldwide ERP market grew 9% last year, reaching $39 billion according to Gartner’s latest market estimates.

Watch: Why Vaccine Shippers Must Follow HazMat Regulations

Supply Chain Brain

Jay Johnson, senior manager of Labelmaster Services, explains why regulations on the handling of hazardous materials apply to distributors of the COVID-19 vaccine, even though the vaccine isn’t itself classified as a “dangerous good” for purposes of transportation

How to Improve Inventory Turnover with Inventory Optimization


How to Increase Inventory Turnover with Inventory Optimization. The concept of inventory optimization helps many businesses improve their inventory turnover – without damaging stock availability. This post will explain how, but first, let’s deal with a few simple definitions.

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.