Thu.Oct 06, 2022

Ways to Make Your Supply Chain More Sustainable!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Start Your Business’ Sustainability Journey in 5 Steps! Many companies are looking for ways to add more sustainability in all aspects of their supply chain.

Going ‘Lean’ Brought Us to Diminishing Returns, Resilience Will Serve Us Better

CHAINalytics

Lean supply chain management is all about efficiency, and any excess is seen as waste, which must be removed.

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Editor’s Choice: Last Mile Delivery: Challenges And Solutions For Superior Consumer Experiences

Logistics Viewpoints

Note: Today’s post is part of our “ Editor’s Choice ” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide supply chain insights and advice. This article is from FarEye and examines the challenges around last mile delivery. With the continued growth of e-commerce, last mile delivery has become more important than ever for consumers and more complex and challenging for shippers.

Customer Service Recognition Day: Don’t fall at the first hurdle at a time when every customer counts

IT Supply Chain

By Brian Atkinson (pictured). Vice President & General Manager EMEA, Five9. The post Customer Service Recognition Day: Don’t fall at the first hurdle at a time when every customer counts appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

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.

Up Your Warehouse Productivity with These New Communication Trends

All Things Supply Chain

Every warehouse manager understands how important communication is to the daily activities of the institution. Proper flow of information is essential to ensure employees know what they need to do… General Inventory management communication Intranet warehouse warehousing wearables

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Is Cloud-based Planning the Right Move Today for the Supply Chain?

John Galt

We explore questions you should ask, whether you are already invested in the cloud or beginning the transition from an on-premise solution

How COVID-19 Affected the Global Flow of Money & the Benefits of Globalization

IT Supply Chain

By Allen Brown (pictured). Content Writer. The post How COVID-19 Affected the Global Flow of Money & the Benefits of Globalization appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Better Waste Management for the Environment!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Optimizing Waste Management in the Warehouse! It’s a fact that recycling and better waste management are important to the environment. But they’re also important to supply chains.

Ready or not, Web 3 is coming and with it comes cybersquatting 2.0

IT Supply Chain

By Tim Brown (pictured). Head of Brand Protection. The post Ready or not, Web 3 is coming and with it comes cybersquatting 2.0 appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

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.

Casino Secrets: How Not to Go Broke!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Music at Casinos Attracts Gamblers! In gambling establishments, ordinary inhabitants are attracted by a mysterious atmosphere, elegant people, and the spirit of luxury offered by casino secrets.

Why an AI-based CX platform should be at the heart of brand strategy

IT Supply Chain

By Shellie Vornhagen (pictured). CXO, Emplifi. The post Why an AI-based CX platform should be at the heart of brand strategy appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Why Manufacturing is the Future!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Industry 4.0 and How Data is Changing Manufacturing! As the world becomes more advanced, and technology becomes a part of day-to-day life, one thing has always stayed the same: manufacturing. Manufacturing is the past and present.

Driving supplier accountability to boost social value across your supply chain

IT Supply Chain

By Tony Harris (pictured). SVP & Chief Marketing & Solutions Officer, SAP Business Network. The post Driving supplier accountability to boost social value across your supply chain appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

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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.

How Many Types of Computer Monitors Do You Know?

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Screen Time! Is That Enough To Be Good In Supply Chain? There is no one-size-fits-all display. In fact, there are many different types of computer monitors and each one has its own set of strengths and weaknesses.

Healthcare Automation 101: Where to Start and Pitfalls to Avoid

Locus Robotics

By Mary Hart. When the pandemic started, it exposed supply chain issues across all industries, but especially in healthcare. Hospitals and healthcare facilities carried as little inventory as possible, but found they didn’t have the products they needed to keep up with patient and physician demands.

The Single Point of Failure in Supply Chain – Semiconductor Fabrication!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. The Single Point of Failure in Supply Chain – Baby Formula! I am a proponent of dual sourcing. Some people believe in outsourcing or insourcing, offshoring or onshoring. I believe in all of the above.

U.S. Imports Headed to Lowest Level Since Early 2021 But Retailers Are Well Stocked for Holidays

Supply Chain Brain

The National Retail Federation forecasts that 2022 retail sales will grow between 6% and 8% over 2021. Sales were up 7.5% during the first eight months of the year

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.

Operational Resilience Through Supply Chain & Business Process Mapping

IT Supply Chain

By Safi Raza (pictured). Director of Cybersecurity, Fusion Risk Management. The post Operational Resilience Through Supply Chain & Business Process Mapping appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

The Visible Supply Chain: Adapting to a New Standard of Accountability

Supply Chain Brain

While ESG efforts have long aimed to increase transparency, many leaders are realizing that we’re moving past bare-minimum standards into an era of full visibility

What’s Hot and What’s Not in Supply Chain Management

Elementum

Takeaways from NASCES 2022. Executive Summary In this blog, I’ll share recent observations from my time at NASCES, including: The Hot: The rise of workflow in supply chain management. The Not So Hot: Why the path for AI may no longer be on the fast-track.

Client Retools Inventory Strategy and Reaps Profits Across Categories

Supply Chain Brain

Challenge: 105-location hardware store retailer identified $5 million in excess inventory and $2 million in missed sales

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.

An Inside Look at the BR Williams Logistics Division

BR Williams Supply Chain Management

BR Williams began their trucking division as a logistics company service provider in 1958 and expanded into warehousing/distribution in 1992. Today, the supply chain experts have six distribution centers in the Southeast U.S.,

Mississippi River Drought Imperils Trade on Vital U.S. Waterway

Supply Chain Brain

Drought has depleted river water levels so much that in some spots barges are getting stuck, and low water levels are causing severe impacts to navigation not seen since 1988

What is the Role of Suppliers in Supply Chain Management?

ProcurePort

• Efficient and well-ordered suppliers are worth their weight in gold. In an increasingly competitive world, establishing favorable relationships with such high-caliber suppliers is imperative for good business. • But who or what are suppliers? And why are they so important? •

U.S.’s Top Ports Face Calls to Go Green After “Unmitigated Growth”

Supply Chain Brain

The San Pedro port complex is facing calls to lower its carbon footprint from Southern California communities plagued by the health and environmental impacts, said Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia

Getting Started With Scenario Modeling in Supply Chain Network Design

To build your supply chain’s agility and responsiveness, you need to look at scenarios more frequently instead of relying on a single plan. Let’s explore how you can apply scenario modeling in supply chain network design.

Procurement Analysis: a Game Changer for Purchasing Strategically

Precoro

With the global market expansion and deepening supply chain complexity, the roles of procurement leaders have evolved from tactical to strategic. Nowadays, procurement departments not only focus on the day-to-day buying operations but also search for the most efficient ways to go about them.

A Manufacturing Day Look Into the Future: Sustainable and Digital

QAD

Manufacturing Day is all about paving the way for the next generation to see themselves in our field and sustain manufacturing into the future. Around the US, companies and schools are collaborating to give students a peek into our exciting world of modern manufacturing.

Watch: Home Delivery Can't Succeed Without Automation

Supply Chain Brain

Regardless of the size of last-mile delivery companies, technology is enabling their operations today, says Dinesh Dixit, vice president of account excellence at LogiNext Solutions