Fri.Oct 18, 2019

How Machine Learning Is Redefining Supply Chain Management


Bottom line: Machine learning makes it possible to discover patterns in supply chain management data by relying on algorithms that quickly pinpoint the most influential factors to a supply networks’ success, while constantly learning in the process.

Determining Forecast Fit

Vanguard Software

A forecast is considered a good fit if it captures all patterns and trends, while excluding random noise. Supply Chain Integrated Business Planning (IBP) Sales Forecasting

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Five Decision Support System Examples You Need to Know

River Logic

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Order Out of Fulfillment Chaos

Supply Chain Digest

Distributed Order Management is the Most Important Supply Chain Software You have Never Heard Of

Supply Chain Planning Maturity – How Do You Compare to Peers?

Today's supply chains are networked, global ecosystems. An event upstream in a different country or region can cause considerable disruption downstream. The COVID-19 pandemic is an extreme example of how this unfolds in practice. How prepared are supply chain teams to react and recover, from a planning maturity stance? Download this report to get exclusive insights on planning maturity!

5 Tips to Improve Warehouse Efficiency and Business Scalability


There will always be opportunities for improvement within the supply chain. The best-laid plans for success require a well-oiled machine, comprised of all systems of record, your workers, truck drivers, and other business to business partners.

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How Can We Get Our Fresh Fruits And Vegetables Faster?


The port of Savannah, GA and Americold's PortFresh Savannah campus are open for fresh fruit and vegetable imports and exports.

4 steps to optimize truck loads for maximum profits

DELMIA Quintiq

A key challenge for retailers is the handling of logistics. Managing customer expectations while maintaining profits involves the intricate balancing of delivery loads, logistics resources, costs and trip times. The amount of empty miles can be an indicator of efficiency in retail logistics.

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Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (October 18, 2019)

Talking Logistics

Greetings from Death Valley, CA. I’m here with my Logistics Leaders for T1D Cure teammates, where tomorrow we will cycle 102.4 miles in support of JDRF and their vision of creating a world without type 1 diabetes. Thanks to the support of our Century Team Sponsors (BluJay Solutions, C.H.

In Quantum Computing, Silence is Golden

Enterra Insights

Back in the 1960s, the rock-and-roll group The Tremeloes recorded a song entitled, “Silence is Golden.” ” The chorus lyrics to that song were: Silence is golden. But my eyes still see. Silence is golden, golden. But my eyes still see. As I explain below, those lyrics could well be the chorus to a new song entitled, “Needed Breakthrough in Quantum Computing.”

ABCs of Data Normalization for B2B Marketers

Data normalization. It’s not a far stretch to suggest that the topic isn’t exactly what gets marketers excited in their day-to-day workflow. However, if lead generation, reporting, and measuring ROI is important to your marketing team, then data normalization matters - a lot. In this eBook, we’ll break down the ins and outs of data normalization and review why it’s so critical for your marketing strategies and goals!

This Week in Logistics News (October 12 – 18)

Logistics Viewpoints

Stranger Things has been one of the better shows around in recent years. And now, an iconic piece of the show is up for sale. Most of the Georgia mall heavily featured in the third season of the show is going up for sale. Moonbeam Capital Partners is ready to sell its portion of the long-struggling Gwinnett Place Mall. This is just another example of a mall going into a state of disrepair as more […].

HIMPACT Forward Buy Sync

Herlitz Inventory Management

Forward Buy Sync is a feature that synchronizes your forward buys to future deal start dates. Stepping back for context – The Negotiating Window: Forward buying offers a unique opportunity to wholesalers, and many retailers can also benefit.

QAD DynaSys Online DSCP Days 2019

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

November 05 - 06, 2019. QAD DynaSys is bringing two days of Demand & Supply Chain Planning thought leadership to your office. Hear manufacturers’ success stories and feedback, best practices, supply chain development narratives, and more on S&OP / IBP, Machine Learning, Advanced Analytics, DDMRP, DDS&OP, etc

Value Is Always Fundamentally Determined by the End User

Material Handling & Logistics

Precision delivery is a differentiating component of value


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.

Why You Should “Mobile-enable” Your Sales Team


For companies in the business of sales, processes must be streamlined, effective and user-friendly to improve the chances of sales. One of the easiest ways you can do this is by ensuring your sales team and staff are mobile-enabled. In this article, we explain what is meant by ‘mobile-enabled’ and how it can help improve your sales teams work and progress. What does it mean to be ‘mobile-enabled’?

Quality Experts Share Keys to Medical Device Design Controls Success

Arena Solutions

The post Quality Experts Share Keys to Medical Device Design Controls Success appeared first on Arena Solutions. PLM Webinars

Freightview In The News: Giving shippers a closer view of carrier partners: Freightview — a TMS for 2019


RSS In The News


Supply Chain Weekly Wrap-Up: 10/11/19-10/17/19

All Things Supply Chain

Amazon to offer free next day delivery shipping on low cost items Amazon is continuing to change how goods are supplied with a new announcement that there will be no… General Supply Chain News Weekly wrap-up logistics supply chain news sustainability

Coronavirus and Your Supply Chain

Speaker: Rob Handfield, PhD, Bank of America University Distinguished Professor of Supply Chain Management at NC State University

Join this informative webinar with Rob Handfield, Bank of America University Distinguished Professor of Supply Chain Management at NC State University, who will go over how the Coronavirus has impacted supply chains, as well as discussing approaches for preparing your supply chain for future outbreaks of major global disruptions. The world is becoming a riskier place, and it is important to plan for disasters ahead of time.

TransTech2020 Recap

Aborn and Co.

Kyle MacNaught provides a detailed breakdown of all the topics discussed at TransTech2020, a collection of curious-minded transportation professionals collaborating on industry challenges

Top 15 Biggest 3PLs in the US—2019

Material Handling & Logistics

An extraordinary inventory build-up of inventory ahead of tariffs and a solid economic expansion made 2018 a great year for 3PLs

Why you need to be involved from day one with technology

Aborn and Co.

Bill Muse explains why having a seat at the table from day one is critical for transportation when it comes to implementing any type of platform for their operation