Fri.Jul 01, 2016

Top Freight Blogs of 2016… So Far


Today marks the official halfway point of 2016 and that means it's time for our "Top Posts for the first half of the year" annual event. We will feature our 5 main categories all week: Logistics , Manufacturing , Supply Chain , Transportation , and Freight. In each of the blog posts we will include the title, the brief excerpt, and then the link of the top 5 blog posts in that category by the amount of views. .

This Week in Logistics News (June 27 – July 1, 2016)

Talking Logistics

With many folks taking off early for the holiday weekend, I’ll just go straight to this week’s supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention: Exporters Wary as Shipping Safety Rule [SOLAS] Kicks In (WSJ – sub. req’d). E2open Acquires Point of Sale Analytics Leader Orchestro.

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Will Brexit Affect Your Supply Chain?

River Logic

The short answer is yes, probably. Supply Chain Trending

Download Resilinc's Brexit Global Supply Chain Impact Analysis Whitepaper


On June 24 th 2016, citizens of the United Kingdom voted and passed a referendum to leave the European Union. Better known as “Brexit”, the move sent a shock wave through global financial and currency markets. In context of the interconnected globalized economy, Brexit is not a localized phenomenon.

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!

A Critical Insight to Successful Supply Chain Planning


A Critical Insight to Successful Supply Chain Planning from IBM and Intel Understanding Levels and Components in the Demand Supply Network. Introduction. In July 1977, having just turned 23 and some graduate classes in operations research and statistics, I joined IBM.

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Blue Ridge Named a “Great Supply Chain Partner” by SupplyChainBrain

Blue Ridge

Blue Ridge , is honored to announce that it has been named once again in SupplyChainBrain’s list of 100 Great Supply Chain Partners for 2016.

Transition at the SCRC


Today’s guest post is from Dana Magliola, the new director of the Supply Chain Resource Cooperative here at NC State who shares some thoughts on transition at the SCRC. The supply chain is an ecosystem where constant change is the norm and time is currency. Transitions are ubiquitous, yet to thrive any organization must become an animal of innovation. The Supply Chain Resource Cooperative at NC State is no different.

Forecasting Brexit’s Logistics Implications


Just about a week ago, the world received the news that citizens of the United Kingdom (UK) voted to withdraw from the European Union (EU) by a narrow margin of 4 percentage points.

Best Practices for Allowing Rapid Label Change


The need to make rapid label changes is one of the major reasons for empowering business users to manage label design. However, while you want to empower business users, you also want to ensure consistency and validation for the labeling process. Labeling


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!

Quantum Computing: Schrödinger’s Cat Has a Doppelgänger

Enterra Insights

“The decades-old paradox of Schrödinger’s cat, in which the feline is both dead and alive at the same time, has … Continued. The post Quantum Computing: Schrödinger’s Cat Has a Doppelgänger appeared first on Enterra Solutions.