Mon.Oct 03, 2022

Addressing the Trust Problem in Supply Chain Management

Talking Logistics

Author’s Note: The following is an excerpt of the presentation I recently gave at LabelMaster’s Dangerous Goods Symposium 2022 titled, “Addressing the Trust Problem in Supply Chain Management: Why It Matters.”

What You Need To Know About The State Of The Retail Worker Shortage


Retail workers are at the heart of the economy, making the continued retail labor shortage a top challenge for retailers–one that appears here to stay. Some headlines provide hope, with statistics showing improvement, while others give mixed messages.


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COVID Has Fundamentally Changed the Profession of Supply Chain Management

Logistics Viewpoints

The toilet paper shortage was one of the COVID era events that taught people what the term “supply chain management” meant. It is common for pundits to look ahead and predict how an industry or profession will change.

Christmas is Coming. Is the Goose Getting Fat for Retailers?

Enterra Insights

Every year the holiday shopping season seems to come earlier. With just over four score days to go before Christmas, retailers, marketers, supply chain professionals, and consumers are all wondering how this holiday season is going to unfold.

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Downloadable Training Guide: Quoting With CargoWise Modules

With this training tool for freight forwarders, learn how to use CargoWise Quotations and One Off Quotes to create rate cards and spot quotes in order to improve the efficiency and accuracy of your internal processes.

Overcoming Procurement delays

Prophetic Technology

Why manufacturers and developers in numerous industries are making buying decisions ahead of time? procurement supply chain sustainable procurement diversification

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The Reality, Promise and Limits of Artificial Intelligence

Supply Chain Brain

Just what is artificial intelligence, anyway? In its ultimate form, will it model, augment or replace human thought

Trollishly: Secrets Behind TikTok Hooking Up Millions of Users!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Private Instagram Story Downloader! Have you ever wondered how TikTok is grabbing the attention of millions of users worldwide? Is it possible for an app to drive more engagement at this quick time?

Five Mistakes Companies Make in Managing Supply Chain Risk

Supply Chain Brain

T he pandemic has inflicted serious damage in the last two and a half years, but there may be a silver lining for companies smart enough to take advantage of the opportunity to develop a more resilient supply chain.

Five Mistakes Companies Make in Managing Supply Chain Risk


As supply chain professionals continue to work through disruption, old ideas about how to practice effective supply chain risk management are still far too common. In fact, the nonstop chaos of the pandemic era has reinforced past tendencies to react to one emergency after another.

The 2023 Supply Chain Crystal Ball: Challenges and Solutions

Speaker: Olivia Montgomery, Associate Principal Supply Chain Analyst

Curious to know how your peers are navigating ongoing disruption? In this webinar, you’ll gain actionable insights from Olivia Montgomery as she walks us through Capterra’s extensive research on how businesses - notably small and midsize businesses - are addressing supply chain challenges in 2023.

Toyota’s CEO Says EV Adoption Will Take Longer Than Expected

Supply Chain Brain

The automaker plans to keep gas-powered cars as a key part of its lineup, rejecting efforts by rivals to go fully electric amid concerns over how quickly consumers will embrace new technologies

How to Improve Supply Chains


Globalization and advancing technologies constantly pressure supply chains, forcing enterprises to continuously reinvent their supply chains to avoid the negative effects of supply chain disruption. With good strategies, you can see significant growth and opportunities to improve your supply chain.

Ocean Carriers Cancel Asia-Europe, U.S. Sailings

Supply Chain Brain

The spate of cancellations in October marks a sharp reversal from a few months ago, when shipping lines commanded premium prices and booked record profits

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The Aftermath of Hurricane Ian for Multi-Industry Supply Chains

Supply Chain Matters

The Supply Chain Matters blog features a commentary on the aftermath of Hurricane Ian that impacted the United States and the impacts for industry supply chains.

5 Powerful Prescriptive Analytics Examples in Supply Chain

Prescriptive analytics is a type of advanced analytics that optimizes decision-making by providing a recommended action. Supply chain, with its complex planning questions, is typically an area where optimization technology is required. Read about 5 use cases.

Five Essential Things to Consider when Optimizing Your Supply Network

Supply Chain Brain

In a world of constrained supply, manufacturers and suppliers are challenged to manage risk by balancing inventory availability and working capital commitments. Here are five factors to consider when embarking on the effort to optimize supply networks

Interview with Carmen Erhardt on Supplier Experience Management


In a series of interviews which took place during World Procurement Congress 2022 (WPC) in London, we spoke to a number of thought-leaders and experts from the Procurement and Supply Chain industries about their opinions on Supplier Experience Management (SXM) and the future of Procurement.

Pharmacy Robots

Operations and Supply Chain Management

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Watch: How Micro-Fulfillment Slashes Carbon Emissions

Supply Chain Brain

Micro-fulfillment reduces carbon emissions by placing warehousing and delivery operations closer to final-mile destinations, says Julien Seret, vice president of network supply chain at Attabotics

Increase Visibility and Productivity With Container Automation

This guide will help freight forwarders utilize CargoWise Container Automation for increased visibility and productivity. It covers how to use the module, the container events and automations available, and FAQs.

o9 Solutions Launches Supply Sensing to Help Companies Predict, Assess and Mitigate Supply Disruptions

o9 Solutions


EU Agrees Windfall Tax on Energy Firms

Supply Chain Brain

The plan includes a levy on fossil fuel firms' surplus profits and a levy on excess revenues made from surging electricity costs. The cash raised is expected to go to families and businesses

MRO and Aftermarket Spare Parts Planning


Spare parts inventory management is a prime candidate for advanced inventory planning and optimization solutions. With many diverse parts to manage and a lack of power tools, most companies with parts inventories have too many of the wrong parts.

Tata Group’s Air India Weighs Raising $1 Billion for Expansion

Supply Chain Brain

The carrier, controlled by India’s oldest conglomerate Tata Group, is in discussions with potential investors including private equity funds and sovereign wealth funds, and fundraising could be completed in the next few months

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A Deep Dive Into Supply Chain Strategy: Why Yours Isn't Working

Speaker: Michelle Meyer, Founder and CEO of MatterProviders

Michelle Meyer is here to walk you through the future of supply chain strategy, and why your current approach is probably not working. In this exclusive webinar, she will explore ways to develop and perfect your new supply chain design in this post-pandemic era of economic uncertainty.