Thu.Jul 02, 2020

Omnichannel Demand- The New Normal in Retail

Vanguard Software

For retailers who are still not prepared for the rapid omnichannel switch, now is the time to take action. Retailers will have to redesign their supply chains. Retail Demand Planning Demand Sensing

Order Management Improvement Best Practices!

Supply Chain Game Changer

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Data Analytics for Your CPG Company


Learn about: Understanding CPG data analytics The differences among observational data, activity data, and sales data Data analytics solutions for CPGs. CEOs of successful consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies know they need to make clear-cut decisions in order to be true business leaders.

How to move IBP from a Tired Old Process to an Executive Decision Factory

Supply Chain Trend

When I was IBP manager at a multi-billion-dollar CPG company about 10 years ago, I remember a marketing director telling me just before the executive IBP meeting; ‘Niels, this feels like going to the dentist every month’. I agreed with him.

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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.

The History of Shipment Tracking


Modern shipment tracking might not seem like a big issue. It’s a simple process that simply shows the package’s last known location. In today’s world, shipment tracking sounds new and innovative, but humanity has been tracking shipments for longer than many realize.

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TMS Automation Features: 3 Things to Evaluate


Supply chain automation provides a significant opportunity for maximizing return on investment (ROI) across all supply chain systems. For example, ARC Advisory Group found a typical ROI of implementing a transportation management system (TMS) of approximately 8.5%.

Epicor enables UK distributors to optimise supply chain efficiency

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Epicor Software Corporation, a global provider of industry-specific enterprise software to promote business growth, has announced the availability of Epicor Prophet 21 – a fit-for-purpose ERP solution for wholesale distributors operating within the UK

Future Group Partners With o9 Solutions in Their Retail 3.0 Journey

o9 Solutions

This article has also been published on Business Wire India’s leading retailer, Future Group will implement o9’s AI-powered platform to drive Forecasting and Replenishment activities for their different retail format stores in India.

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Purchasing and Supply Chain Management in 2020


2020 has shown itself to be a wake up call for many departments within businesses. Many were caught unaware by the coronavirus and no one could have predicted that the whole world would be on lockdown because of a global health pandemic.

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.

3 COVID-19 Hangover Cures for Supply Chain Executives: Part 2

Blue Ridge

The post 3 COVID-19 Hangover Cures for Supply Chain Executives: Part 2 appeared first on Blue Ridge. Blogs and Articles covid-19 pricing uncertainty

What Neuroscience Can Teach Us About Repairing Fractured Supply Chains

Supply Chain Brain

As the pandemic begins to recede in some countries and global businesses take steps toward recovery, what will reemerging supply chains look like

Logistics Industry starts making the switch to Non-Lithium powered GPS Trackers and Recorders


Our Pledge: “We will remove ALL Lithium-Ion Batteries from the production of our Supply Chain Trackers by the end of 2020… it’s simply the right thing to do for the logistics industry and the environment.” Krenar Komoni, CEO @

[WHITE PAPER] Understanding the Global State of Last Mile Logistics


Fill out the Form Below to Get a Free Copy of the White Paper to Your Inbox! The state of last mile logistics remains in turmoil.

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!

Is Your Supply Chain Fit Enough for the Challenge?

Logistics Bureau

Will your Supply Chain overcome the current Coronavirus challenges? There might be opportunities you want to jump into and some things you might have to look at. WE WILL HELP YOU! Watch the video below and together let us outrun the competition! Best Regards, Rob O’Byrne.

The need to know


. The need to know from Reuters global network of journalists. COVID-19 delivery surge strains FedEx service, opening doors for UPS.

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Join Our Webinar With GS1 US on July 14th


Sign-up for our webinar with GS1 US taking place on Wednesday, July 14 th at 11am ET, where we will be exploring how you can deliver supply chain continuity with GS1 Standards. Supply Chain Barcode Labeling GS1 COVID-19

Will the pandemic accelerate automation in supply chains? Part 2: Cheaper, smaller, more efficient – the evolving capabilities of robots


It’s a quiet revolution but it’s there. Pull up the shutters of distribution facilities and open the doors of factories and you can find it going on, progressing more rapidly than ever before. I am of course talking about the new wave of robotics entering the supply chain.

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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.

Supply Chain Graphic of the Week on Snap Shots of New Age Supply Chain Technology Adoption

Supply Chain Digest

A Compendium of New Age Technology Deployments from State of Logistics Report



GRMS (Global Risk Management Solutions) is the recognized leader in providing innovative supplier risk assessment programs that assist companies to reduce exposure to global business risk and liability. Headquartered in Newport Beach, California, GRMS serves a global clientele of companies and organizations in many diverse industries ranging from mid-sized businesses to Fortune 50 companies.

Supply Chain Graphic of the Week on Snap Shots of New Age Supply Chain Technology Adoption

Supply Chain Digest

A Compendium of New Age Technology Deployments from State of Logistics Report

Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (July 2, 2020)

Talking Logistics

Since tomorrow we will be observing Independence Day, here is the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: U.S.

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.

Customer Experience and Cognitive Technologies

Enterra Insights

Some pundits have predicted the COVID-19 pandemic will bring an end to the experience economy. Early indications are the experience economy may be slowed but it is certainly not dying. One area where experience still matters is customer experience (CX). Abhishek Bhate, Managing Director at Wurth-IT, reports, “A Walker study says that by 2020, customer experience will overtake price and product behavior as the key brand differentiator.

The Key to Successful Procurement Negotiations? Be Prepared!


Supplier negotiation skills are essential for anyone working in procurement. It’s become standard for companies to train their employees on negotiation tactics to get better deals from suppliers, but these skills are also useful outside of the buyer -supplier relationship.

Axway launches second collaboration with BFM (French translation provided)


For the second year in a row, Axway is happy to sponsor the Grands Prix de l’Accélération Digitale 2020 (The 2020 Digital Acceleration Awards) for BFM Business – the predominant business television channel in France.

Scaling your warehouse post-pandemic

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

With traditional models being turned upside down, the pressure is on for businesses to become more adaptable and flexible with their planning, writes Tony Dobson, SnapFulfil's CEO for UK & Europe

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.