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Has the Pandemic Accelerated the Fourth Industrial Revolution?

Enterra Insights

Prior to the novel coronavirus outbreak, many pundits believed we were in the midst of a fourth industrial revolution. Analysts from the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) explain the first three revolutions were driven by steam, electricity, and automation. They write, “Industrial production was transformed by steam power in the nineteenth century, electricity in the early twentieth century, and automation in the 1970s.”[1] 1] The fourth revolution, they insist, is being driven by data.

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Changes of behaviour in consumers and brands during COVID-19

Prophetic Technology

COVID-19 has already disrupted consumers’ typical behaviour, triggering off enormous impact in brands, making it difficult for companies supply chains. Researches identified several-new patterns in consumer’s shopping behaviour and way of thinking. supply chain marketing trends

Product Returns: How Next-Generation Capabilities Improve Reuse, Reclamation, and Resale


Achieving balance within the flow of forward and reverse logistics is a complex task for modern supply-chain professionals. Supply chain executives expect results. Supply chain professionals continue to see a steady flow of product returns.

Mission Critical: Leveraging Learning Engineering to Drive Digital Transformation

Speaker: Trish Uhl, Founder of Owl's Ledge LLC and the Talent & Learning Analytics Leadership Forum

Digital is disrupting every part of an organization's value chain at a record pace, creating a critical need to transform operations and employees' ways of working. Formal training alone can't keep up; it's often too slow, too generic, inconvenient, inefficient, unduly expensive and lacks or lags methods for measuring business-related effectiveness. Trish Uhl show you how to start leveraging Learning Engineering, a multidisciplinary approach that combines modern technology, data analytics, decision science, learning sciences and change management with human-centered engineering design methodologies to ultimately deliver targeted learning outcomes and business results that keep pace with the business and merge learning into the flow of work and lead Digital Adoption.

7 Pitfalls of Stalled IBP Initiatives and How to Overcome Them


Integrated Business Planning (IBP), as defined by its creators at Oliver Wight , is “the business planning process that extends the principles of S&OP throughout the end-to-end supply chain, product, service and customer portfolios, customer demand and strategic planning, to deliver one seamless management process.”

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REPOST: Selecting an E-commerce Fulfillment Partner with AJ Khanijow

The Logistics of Logistics

Selecting an E-commerce Fulfillment Partner with AJ Khanijow. AJ Khanijow and Joe Lynch discuss selecting an e-commerce fulfillment partner. For e-commerce companies the difference between success and failure is fulfillment.

Virtual Digital Assistants in Enterprise Software: The Journey to No Clicks

Talking Logistics

Instead of manually executing tasks with a mouse or touch screen, why not speak them? We already see this in the consumer realm with smartphones, and in the warehouse too with voice picking technologies.

COVID-19’s Beneficial Effects on the Consumer Goods Supply Chain

Logistics Viewpoints

COVID-19 has put supply chain organizations under great strain. But there has been one nice side effect in the consumer goods supply chain. SKU proliferation has been reversed. The post COVID-19’s Beneficial Effects on the Consumer Goods Supply Chain appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

High Velocity Demand Planning


One thing we may have learned from Covid-19 pandemic is that the velocity of the supply chain is central to on-time delivery. But speed is not only on the supply side, it is also on the demand side. How quickly do you know about potential shortages and or increase in demand?

Webinar on Demand: Resilient Supply Chain Network Design

Speaker: Bhomik Jain, Paul van Nierop & Aanand Pandey

Companies around the world are struggling to cope with COVID-19 disruption. Are supply chain networks resilient enough to weather the storm? Watch this webinar to learn about our research findings in the realm of network design and optimization, and uncover the capabilities you need to build resilience and agility.

Resilinc’s VP of Operations Ranna Rose Interview's With Let's Talk Supply Chain


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Blue Yonder and Uber Freight Partner to accelerate digital transformation in the supply chain

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Blue Yonder and Uber Freight have announced a partnership designed to help businesses build efficient and transparent global supply chains at a crucial time

It is the time to optimise your workforce’s talent

Prophetic Technology

It is an opportunity for all sort of industries to benefit from workers’ variety of expertise and new forms of working, whilst also delivering significant and attractive choices to fulfil their requirements. But, to take better advantages of current scenarios, there is a need to make substantial mindset changes to match people’s motivations and skills according to the company new working targets. supply chain optimisation workforce

6 Predictions as Firms Retool Their Supply Chains for Resilience

Blue Ridge

After global supply chains actually became leaner in 2019, predictions for post-pandemic supply chains are that this progress is being reversed by a reaction of stockpiling. Building resilience requires inventory reduction strategies.

The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

Real-time data and AI vital to development of digital supply chains


. According to a study by E2open, the use of real-time information and artificial intelligence to sense demand dramatically cuts forecast error by an average of 36% across all products in the study.

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Supply Chain Risk Management – far more than just getting out of the current crisis


The next crisis is just around the corner. A holistic supply chain risk management helps to better brace yourself for all the eventualities of the future The current coronavirus crisis clearly shows how vulnerable and susceptible to disruption supply chains are today. It also shows how important it is to anticipate disruptions of any kind in order to minimize their impact. In this context, supply chain risk management plays a major role.

Coronavirus Series Part 3 – Improving Inventory Planning During the COVID-19 Pandemic


In this four-part blog series we look at the impact COVID-19 has had on supply chains and how inventory optimization software can help. So far we’ve discussed how to overcome demand forecasting challenges due to Coronavirus.

Supply Chain News on Autonomous Truck Maker TuSimple Looks to Build Logistics Network to Support Its Vehicles

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Seeks 250 More Million Dollars to Advance Aggressive Plans

Complimentary Gartner Report: Improve S&OP Decision Making with Scenario Planning

Traditionally, planning teams have aimed for one number, one plan. But with uncertainty on the rise, they need to build more flexibility into their process to account for changing business conditions. It’s time to shift gears and embrace variability with different scenarios.

Small Space? Here’s How to Increase Your Warehouse Storage

All Things Supply Chain

According to The Wall Street Journal, the supply of warehouse space in the United States most likely caught up to demand at some point during 2018. This was a white-hot… Inventory management inventory management warehouse management

Top 5 post lockdown challenges


There is no doubt we are re-opening for business to an economy in recession and a very high unemployment rate, but warehouses and distribution centers are certainly ‘waking up’ to the challenges ahead - and this gives me hope

A Quick Guide to Perfecting Your Ecommerce Customer Service Strategy


If you’ve read any popular business and digital marketing blogs recently, you may have noticed a pattern. They’re all saying the same thing when it comes to ecommerce customer service. It matters — a lot.

White Paper: Smart Data Analytics, a Proven 5-Step Methodology


Data analytics involves categorizing, storing, analyzing and cutting data, and presenting the findings in an easy-to-use format.

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.

ThroughPut Inc. Recognized as a Finalist of Microsoft for Startups 2020 Microsoft Partner of the Year


The post ThroughPut Inc. Recognized as a Finalist of Microsoft for Startups 2020 Microsoft Partner of the Year appeared first on ThroughPut. Press Releases


Managing Ocean Transportation Costs in the “Age of Supply Chain Volatility”


When I think about the future of U.S. import trade for the balance of 2020 and beyond, there is one word that comes to mind: Volatile.

When Will U.S. and Global Oil Markets Recover?

Supply Chain Brain

The coronavirus pandemic, declining global consumption and overproduction have combined to deal a severe blow to the oil industry

Direct Payday Loan Lenders – Finding the Right One For You

UL EHS- Sustainability

Choosing the direct pay day advance lenders is not hard. It takes effort and just a little time in your own part. The following advice will help you make the perfect decision in obtaining the loan you require. In an industry that has some competition, lenders are always attempting to acquire your business. This is the reason you need to be aware of what your competitors does. For instance, some lenders may be employing prices credito urgente rapido to individuals that have poor credit.

B2B Pocket Playbook: End-to-End Guide to Sales Enablement

Sales enablement is the strategic process of providing sales teams with the content, guidance, and mentorship needed to engage targeted buyers. It’s all about equipping sales professionals with the tools they need to put their best-selling foot forward. And if sales teams want to continuously sell better -- and faster -- their sales enablement process must have a game-winning strategy. It's time for you to start selling smarter - and hitting your sales number - with the best B2B database in the market. Get started today.