Sun.Mar 17, 2019

Ocean Freight Procurement and Going with the Stream

Freightos

Remember iPods? Not that long ago, they were the only way people listened to music, peaking at 23 million units sold in Q1 2009. Six years later, that number had dropped to zero. The one-two punch of phones in our pocket and streaming music created a superior option. We never looked back.

How Predictive Analytics and the Gig Economy Can Bridge the Supply Chain Skills Gap

Supply Chain Brain

The automotive manufacturing supply chain has become almost too massive to manage, leaving manufacturers and suppliers with the challenge of finding qualified workers with the skills to identify and prevent quality risks

Improve Your Picking Processes and Order Fulfilment with Better Inventory Control

Unleashed

Businesses today are faced with the challenge of how to increase their order fulfilment efficiency, meet increased demand and maintain exceptional customer service, while at the same time attempting to reduce costs and protect profit margins. Typically, over 50 percent of warehouse labour resources are occupied with order fulfilment tasks such as picking processes, packing customer orders and shipping or freight activities.

Automation in the supply chain to get major boost in 2019

EFT

A new report and industry survey from eyefortransport finds that automation is the top investment priority for retailers and manufacturers in 2019, particularly within the warehouse.

How does your demand forecasting compare to your peers?

Demand forecasts are becoming increasingly more difficult to predict and less accurate. How are supply chain professionals dealing with this? What kind of technology are they using to deal with this shift? How is their approach to forecasting evolving? Take this assessment to find out how your demand forecasting process stacks up against others. It’s also a handy resource to identify improvement areas for your team. It only takes a few minutes and you get instant feedback.

Is There Room for Another E-Commerce Provider?

Logistics Trends and Insights

For years we have written of Africa’s eventual emergence as a leading e-commerce location. The time may be close as the continent’s largest e-commerce provider, Jumia prepares for its IPO on the NYSE.

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Unleashed Software Awarded Excellence in Customer Delivery in Auckland

Unleashed

The Westpac Best of the Best Business Awards Gala Dinner was a night of celebrating innovation and creativity in Auckland’s business sector and we were in fantastic company.

Why Industry 4.0 is the New Financial Paradigm

SYSPRO Smarter ERP

It’s a fascinating time to be in finance, especially for those of us who enjoy a challenge, change, and personal growth. For those who don’t, the way ahead could be tough. Industry 4.0 becomes the prevailing paradigm for manufacturing, finance, new technologies, collaborations and new ways of thinking need to be embraced. Industry 4.0-driven Realities To my mind, there are two […]. The post Why Industry 4.0 is the New Financial Paradigm appeared first on SYSPRO US.