Mon.Nov 22, 2021

Analyzing Supply Chain Risk

Enterra Insights

Supply chains are a mess, inflation is on the rise, the pandemic lingers, natural disasters are intensifying, fraud is growing more prevalent, and global tensions are increasing. This is a big problem.

The Challenge of Freight Container Utilisation and Why it Matters

Logistics Bureau

Shipping air inside expensive freight containers has never been a cost-effective approach to transportation. Today though, in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s even more critical to try and improve capacity utilisation , given the skyrocketing costs of container freight shipping.


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Ecommerce Analytics: What to Track & Analyze to Gain a Competitive Advantage


When you’re going on a road trip, you’re likely going to prepare for your journey with a detailed map to ensure you get where you’re going, don’t make any wrong turns, and arrive at your destination quickly and efficiently. The same goes for your business.

Santa Claus Needs Rudolph’s Help in Facing Blizzard Supply Chain Conditions

Blue Ridge

I am fully aware that the holiday season starts in the summer timeframe based on my wife watching the Christmas Hallmark movies which started then. Personally, I am a believer that the holiday starts the day after Thanksgiving, which is becoming a lost holiday with all the holiday hype.

Minimizing Retail Supply Chain Disruptions in 2021 and Beyond

Speaker: Izaac Moran, Customer Success Manager, FourKites; Glenn Koepke, SVP of Customer Success, FourKites; and featuring interviews with supply chain experts from Dollar Tree and Best Buy

Register for our upcoming webinar to see how savvy retailers including Dollar Tree and Best Buy are leveraging real-time visibility across their end-to-end supply chains in creative ways to drive agility and thrive in today’s unpredictable environment.

Let’s get ‘phygital’: Don’t fudge your Black Friday strategy this year

IT Supply Chain

By Andre Hordagoda (pictured). Co-Founder & CEO, Go Instore. The post Let’s get ‘phygital’: Don’t fudge your Black Friday strategy this year appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

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Demand Planning in VUCA Times with Ali Raza

The Logistics of Logistics

Demand Planning in VUCA Times with Ali Raza. Ali Raza and Joe Lynch discuss demand planning in VUCA times. Ali is the Founder and CEO of Throughput , where he and his team help companies realize greater output and free cash flow. About Ali Raza. Ali Raza is the Founder and CEO of Throughput, Inc.,

The Climate Change as a protagonist in SC disruptions

Prophetic Technology

The most critical Supply Chain (SC) disruptions caused by unpleasant weather-related incidents are on the skyrocket, no longer considered sporadic. supply chain disruption risk management climate change

Tips to Master Forex and Binary Options Trading!

Supply Chain Game Changer

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How to build a team to effectively respond to contingency plans

Prophetic Technology

How to prepare for what Covid-19 and the new variant Delta or other variants can bring? We need to do something right away and count on some essential elements we need to go along. supply chain leadership risk management

The Rise of Supply Chain n.0 – 5 Ways to Thrive on Change

Ready to learn how to thrive on change? In this eBook, our experts share the 5 key steps to executing Supply Chain n.0 strategies that thrive on change.

Key questions to ask before ERP implementation


Implementing an ERP project can be compared to climbing to the top of Mount Everest, you need to approach it one step at a time before reaching the peak. Also look at it this way: You wouldn’t climb Mount Everest without an experienced guide.

Freeports: The 2022 Guide


Freeports are big news right now. In April 2021 the UK’s Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak announced the country will be establishing eight new freeports – and there are high expectations for the positive impact these will have on areas where they are located.

How to Engineer a Purpose Driven Supply Chain Network

Supply Chain Brain

The effects of multiple disruptions over the past two years has been a catalyst for supply chain transformation, but radical change still lies ahead.

Big Data Means Big Quality Data


Big Data Means Big Quality Data One of the pillars of Industry 4.0 is availability of data so that we can process it intelligently. Allowing us to form conclusions and making new discoveries that were not so transparent to us in the past.

Control Tower and Visibility Solution Guide

Supply chain leaders face the daunting challenge of delivering cost-effective services against stiff industry competition. Discover why a unified and converged approach will make all the difference in running an efficient and cost-effective supply chain.

Watch: How the Current Crisis Will Change Retail Supply Chains Forever

Supply Chain Brain

Howard Meitiner, managing director with Carl Marks Advisors, explains why the current congestion and challenges being experienced by retail supply chains aren’t going away anytime soon — in fact, they’re likely to permanently change the sector

Why it’s time to adopt a supplier-centric approach

HICX Solutions

By Anthony Payne, CMO of HICX. 64% of respondents in the recent Supplier Experience Survey by HICX cite communications as a top three area for improvement when it comes to doing business with suppliers.

Should the Supply Chain Profession Adopt Ethical Automation?

MIT Supply Chain

Automation is transforming supply chains, but the societal cost in terms of inequality may be high The advance of automation in supply chains is nothing new, but the current outcry over labor shortages is expected to accelerate the rush to replace humans with algorithms and machines.

How the Labor Shortage is Impacting Order Fulfillment and the Trucking Industry (2021)

BR Williams Supply Chain Management

In April of 2021, the number of workers who quit their job in a single month broke an all-time U.S. record. Then, it broke again in July and August, leading economists to label it the “Great Resignation.” As a result, job openings are now at an all-time high, and many are going unfilled for months.

SAP S/4HANA: 4 Tips to Get You Started on the Right Path

With SAP S/4HANA at the core of your digital transformation, you can empower your supply chain with intelligent process automation, unprecedented visibility, actionable insights and real-time collaboration.

Supply Chain News on Are Drone Deliveries on the Cusp of Reality

Supply Chain Digest

Walmart, Cardinal Health Announce Drone Programs

How the Labor Shortage is Impacting Order Fulfillment and the Trucking Industry

BR Williams Supply Chain Management

In April of 2021, the number of workers who quit their job in a single month broke an all-time U.S. record. Then, it broke again in July and August, leading economists to label it the “Great Resignation.” As a result, job openings are now at an all-time high, and many are going unfilled for months.

Supply Chain News on Amazon Adding New Layer of Facilities to Replenish Fulfillment Centers

Supply Chain Digest

As Company nears 1000 US Logistics Facilities, a New Type Enters the Mix

Visibility: The Foundation of Today’s Resilient Supply Chain


Is Digital Procurement Transformation Delivering on the Promise?

Is your digital transformation working, or is it still a work in progress? Download this report, from a GEP-sponsored survey from ISM, to check your performance and see how your peers are reaching their transformation goals.

Global Trade Compliance is a Massive Undertaking for Big Shippers

Logistics Viewpoints

Trade Compliance also Applies to Shipments within a Nation’s Borders. I recently completed a study of the Global Trade Compliance software market. I managed to speak to two executives a multinational global conglomerate about their approach to trade compliance.

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Global Water Supplies: The Most Serious Shortage of All

Supply Chain Brain

The high-profile but temporary unavailability of semiconductors and other industrial components is getting a lot more coverage these days than the chronic shortage of an even more vital resource: water

7 Arguments Pro College for Those in Doubt

IT Supply Chain

By SVanessa Yacoubi (pictured). Tutor in preparation for entrance exams. Freelancer. The post 7 Arguments Pro College for Those in Doubt appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

4 Critical Steps to Build into Your Digital Logistics Strategy

Up your logistics game by empowering your supply chain with AI-powered analytics, real-time collaboration, IoT-enabled track and trace, and cognitive decision-making to achieve digital logistics success. Build your strategy around these 4 critical steps.