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

Five Decision Support System Examples You Need to Know

River Logic

Decision Analysis decision support system example decision support system DSS

Order Out of Fulfillment Chaos

Supply Chain Digest

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

Buyer's Guide for Supply Chain Network Design Software

Network design as a discipline is complex and too many businesses are still relying on spreadsheets to design and optimize their supply chain. As a result, most organizations struggle to answer network design questions or test hypotheses in weeks, when results are demanded in hours. This Buyer’s Guide helps you find easy-to-use technology to become more proactive and less reactive when it comes to network design and optimization.

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.

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.”

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 […].

The 2018 Supply Chain Software Buyer's Guide

Learn which supply chain applications are the best for your organization.

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.

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

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’?

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


RSS In The News


Leveraging Supply Chain Data for Competitive Advantage

What does it mean to become a digital business or digital supply chain?

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

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

Value Is Always Fundamentally Determined by the End User

Material Handling & Logistics

Precision delivery is a differentiating component of value


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

How To Improve Your Shipper-Carrier Relationship

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