January, 2022

Editor’s Choice: 8 Supply Chain Planning Challenges Retailers Will Face In 2022 And Tips To Overcome Them

Logistics Viewpoints

Note: Today’s post is part of our “ Editor’s Choice ” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide supply chain insights and advice.

2021 Supply Chain Challenges: The Top 5 Lessons Learned + Tips from 11 Industry Experts


Amongst the issues faced by both businesses and consumers in 2021, supply chain shortages – and the resulting challenges – held strong in the headlines throughout the year.


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Three Key Principles for Successful Supply Chain Network Design

River Logic

Network design implementations are also notorious for spinning their wheels when scenario modeling and analysis bog down people and other resources to a point where initiatives fail, experience cost and schedule overruns, or simply underperform.

Seven Mistakes You Wish Your CFO Had Not Made You Make

Supply Chain Shaman

Uncanny. The US GDP in 2021 grew at an unexpected rate of 5.7% in the second year of the pandemic. To understand the phenomenon , the 2019 GDP was 2.16%. Traditional risk management policy assumes a contraction in growth: the conventional focus is the shutdown and reallocation of supply.

Downloadable Training Guide: Quoting With CargoWise Modules

With this training tool for freight forwarders, learn how to use CargoWise Quotations and One Off Quotes to create rate cards and spot quotes in order to improve the efficiency and accuracy of your internal processes.

What is a Digital Supply Chain Twin and How can It Support Your Strategic Decisions?


The post What is a Digital Supply Chain Twin and How can It Support Your Strategic Decisions? appeared first on AIMMS


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2022 Supply Chain Predictions

Logistics Viewpoints

ARC analysts have published predictions about supply chain technology trends at the beginning of the year in past years.

Executive Q&A: Business Innovation May Be Silver Lining of Supply Chain Crisis - ToolsGroup


Businesses around the world are fighting the supply chain crisis with planning and operational improvements. Executive Q&A with Daniel Harms, President of Americas for Optimas Solutions, and David Barton, General Manager of North America for ToolsGroup

The Tactics and Technology Required to Manage Supply Chain Disruptions

The Network Effect

The post The Tactics and Technology Required to Manage Supply Chain Disruptions appeared first on The Network Effect. Artificial Intelligence (AI) Digital Supply Chain Leadership and Strategy Network Business Resilience Supply Chain Control Towers Supply Chain Management

My Quest to Build Holistic Thinking

Supply Chain Shaman

My quest to build holistic thinking in organizations stretches over many decades. It is easy to say “be a holistic thinker” , but it is harder to define the behavior.

The 2023 Supply Chain Crystal Ball: Challenges and Solutions

Speaker: Olivia Montgomery, Associate Principal Supply Chain Analyst

Curious to know how your peers are navigating ongoing disruption? In this webinar, you’ll gain actionable insights from Olivia Montgomery as she walks us through Capterra’s extensive research on how businesses - notably small and midsize businesses - are addressing supply chain challenges in 2023.

Logility Powers Sustainability-Minded Brands with Advanced Supply Chain Technology and Resources


ATLANTA – January 25, 2022 – According to PWC’s December 2021 Global Consumer Insights Pulse Survey , about half of respondents consciously consider factors related to sustainability when making purchasing decisions.

Embracing the Art of the Possible

Supply Chain Insights

2022 Analytics Report – v5.0. Abstract. Analytics means different things to different people. Today, only one in two business leaders are satisfied with their ability to use analytics.

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Most Popular Logistics Stories from 2021

Logistics Viewpoints

Last week, Clint Reiser published an article highlighting our 2022 supply chain predictions. While we have published predictions about supply chain technology trends at the beginning of the year in past years.

NRF 2022: 4 Big Session Themes from Retail’s Big Show


In a bold move which bore resemblance to the fighting spirit of the retail industry as a whole these past two years, the National Retail Federation (NRF) Big Show 2022 went ahead as planned in New York City despite rising COVID cases and reduced attendance.

5 Powerful Prescriptive Analytics Examples in Supply Chain

Prescriptive analytics is a type of advanced analytics that optimizes decision-making by providing a recommended action. Supply chain, with its complex planning questions, is typically an area where optimization technology is required. Read about 5 use cases.

Can Supply Chain Management Fix Supply Chain Woes?

Enterra Insights

For decades, the global supply chain has been a wonder. The Economist observes, “Supply chains encompass some of the most sophisticated forms of human endeavor.”[1] 1] Mark van Rijmenam ( @VanRijmenam ), founder of Datafloq, takes that thought a step further.

My Quest to Build Holistic Thinking

Supply Chain Shaman

My quest to build holistic thinking in aligned organizations stretches over many decades. It is easy to say “be a holistic thinker” , but it is harder to define the behavior.

New York Fashion Sustainability and Social Accountability Act: A Fashion-Forward Move to Supply Chain Transparency


With first-of-its-kind legislation, the state of New York (U.S.) seeks to take bold action in turning fashion into a force for good.

Top 10 Supply Chain Activities for 2022

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

Welcome to 2022 and let us all hope it will be better than 2021. Supply Chain Supply Chain House supply chain excellence

Increase Visibility and Productivity With Container Automation

This guide will help freight forwarders utilize CargoWise Container Automation for increased visibility and productivity. It covers how to use the module, the container events and automations available, and FAQs.

End-to-end Supply Chain Visibility Calls for Addressing the Unique Needs of Europe

Logistics Viewpoints

Where’s my shipment? . That’s the question that continues to bedevil the global supply chain industry.

5 Best Logistics Books to Keep Within Reach

Supply Chain Opz

Are you looking for logistics management books? In this article, we will show you 5 books that'll help you learn logistics faster than any other logistics book. In the United States, the median wage for a Logistics Manager is around $70,000 annually.

Robotic Process Automation and the Supply Chain

Enterra Insights

I suspect robotic process automation (RPA) is not a frequently discussed watercooler topic — and, when it is, the discussion probably involves back office, white collar, swivel chair work.

Reddit Schools With Marketing Majors

Supply Chain Shaman

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A Deep Dive Into Supply Chain Strategy: Why Yours Isn't Working

Speaker: Michelle Meyer, Founder and CEO of MatterProviders

Michelle Meyer is here to walk you through the future of supply chain strategy, and why your current approach is probably not working. In this exclusive webinar, she will explore ways to develop and perfect your new supply chain design in this post-pandemic era of economic uncertainty.

Loftware & Brother Webinar: How To Maintain Labeling Accuracy and Optimize Retail Supply Chains


The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the need for retail organizations to optimize their supply chains and embrace an omnichannel approach.

FMCG Leaders Guide: Interactive Enchange Supply Chain House

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

The Enchange Supply Chain House ; the one-stop shop for all of the elements you need to achieve supply chain excellence. FMCG Dave Jordan Supply Chain House supply chain excellence

Mobile Warehouse Robotics Market to Continue Its Explosive Growth

Logistics Viewpoints

Examples of Mobile Warehouse Robotics included in ARC’s Research. I recently completed ARC Advisory Group’s research on the mobile warehouse robotics market. This global market has been growing extremely fast and I forecast it continue growing at a rapid pace.

6 Trends Driving E-Commerce Supply Chains Now


E-commerce is a steadily expanding part of the retail space. Right now, the challenge is to serve always-incrementing e-commerce demand with supply chains that must continually extend and adapt to simply keep up.

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Getting Started With Scenario Modeling in Supply Chain Network Design

To build your supply chain’s agility and responsiveness, you need to look at scenarios more frequently instead of relying on a single plan. Let’s explore how you can apply scenario modeling in supply chain network design.

Consumer Packaged Goods Manufacturers and Consumer-centric Supply Chains

Enterra Insights

Consumer packaged goods (CPG) manufacturers and their end-customers constantly engage in a complicated dance that has no choreographed steps. Sometimes CPG manufacturers take the lead and sometimes consumers take the lead.

National Tractor Trailer School Reddit

Supply Chain Shaman

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What Does 2022 Hold for Labeling and Artwork Management?


To explore what’s in store for Enterprise Labeling and Artwork Management in 2022, download our annual ‘Top 5 Trends in Labeling and Packaging Artwork’ report for free.