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9 Throughput Supply Chain KPIs to Measure for Shippers

Intelligent Audit

Throughput is a top priority for supply chain leaders. The same is true of productivity. According to Lionel Grealou , “productivity is defined as the output per unit of input. [It] It] focuses on quality produced, created, or completed.”

Covid19 Vaccine Logistics – 3 Essentials for Success

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

Now that one of the new Covid19 vaccines (Pfizer BioNTech's mRNA vaccine) has been approved by a regulatory authority (UK's MHRA on 2 December 2020), attention turns to how to vaccinate the UK and the world. Michael Thompson Supply Chain Logistics Management covid19


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How consulting is different in the age of COVID

USC Consulting Group

COVID-19 has changed every workplace to varying degrees. Some industries, like hospitality, have experienced wholesale change. Others have shifted, quite abruptly, to remote work. Still others, like most of our clients, have undergone operational changes that allow them to get the job done safely.

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5 Critical Capabilities for Supply Chain Managers in 2021


Several challenges loom large for supply chain managers as 2021 approaches for the transportation industry.

New Buyer's Guide for Supply Chain Network Design

Many companies are looking to redesign their supply chain network to lower costs, improve service levels and reduce risks in the new year. To do this, teams are finding that they need to perform network assessments more regularly and in-house. Scenario modeling is emerging as a key capability. To help you start 2021 strong, we updated our popular Buyer's Guide for Supply Chain Network Design Software with research insights and learnings.

Trane Technologies’ Digital Simulation Journey

DELMIA Quintiq

AME Group Leading the Way. Trane Technologies is a global climate innovator.

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AMER 2021 – Jorge Pont – Google


Jorge Pont Director, Commodity Management – Memory, CPU/GPU/OEM H/W, Google Cloud. Jorge and his team work with the Google data center platforms engineering teams selecting. memory and processor technology and suppliers. He manages the memory and processor.

Why It’s Time to Rethink Supply Chain Consultant Services in 2021


Many small and medium-sized businesses make use of supply chain management consulting services in some way. The value of supply chain consultant services is higher right now due to the increased demand for more.

The Supply Chain’s Critical Role in Successful Covid-19 Vaccine Distribution


The creation of a Covid-19 vaccine has been on the top of everyone’s mind since the illness first began to spread. A November Gallup poll revealed that 58% of Americans would get a Covid-19 vaccine.

The Lasting Impact of COVID-19 on Global Trade

Talking Logistics

In recent months, we have watched the world come to a standstill globally, forcing individuals and businesses to hit pause as the COVID-19 pandemic has touched every corner of the economy.

Become a Walmart On-Time In-Full Guru With the Ultimate Guide to OTIF!

Information on Walmart’s On-Time In-Full program is scattered, so we’ve put together everything you need to know about OTIF. Download this ebook to get the skinny on OTIF metrics, identifying the root cause of issues, and how to improve your scores!

Amer 2021 – Cleveland – Speaker


John D. McCullough CPHIMS, RHIA, MBA, Interim Associate Chief Information Officer & Executive Director, ITD Digital Business Applications. John D. McCullough, CPHIMS, RHIA, MBA is the Domain Lead of ITD Digital Business. Applications at Cleveland Clinic.

Use Robotic Process Automation to Improve Route Planning Performance

Logistics Viewpoints

Despite all of the advances in route planning technologies, most logistics organizations still see a wide discrepancy in the results that their planners produce. Some planners consistently generate route plans that are lower cost, better utilize resources, and deliver the best customer service.

Supply Chain Predictions For 2021

IT Supply Chain

By Wayne Snyder (pictured). VP Retail Industry Strategy EMEA, Blue Yonder. The post Supply Chain Predictions For 2021 appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Sustainability is a Competitive Advantage with Justin Goldston

The Logistics of Logistics

Sustainability is a Competitive Advantage with Justin Goldston. Justin Goldston and Joe Lynch discuss why sustainability is a competitive advantage.

The Five Worst Practices in Procurement

The GEP white paper lists 5 common mistakes that impede the success of procurement professionals. Learn from industry veteran Bill Huber about the wrong and right ways to approach a procurement mandate and why just saving money isn’t enough. Download this report now to learn how to avoid the worst procurement practices.

Emerging Procurement & Supply Chain Issues from COVID-19 and the Lessons Learned


The post Emerging Procurement & Supply Chain Issues from COVID-19 and the Lessons Learned appeared first on Ivalua

10 Commandments of Inventory Management

All Things Supply Chain

Amongst the primary operations of running a supply chain department is inventory management. It is a crucial responsibility that could either break or make a business. Any issues pertaining to inventory… General Inventory management inventory management supply chain supply chain inventory

Despite COVID-19, the Concurrent Planning Market is Booming

Logistics Viewpoints

Johanna Småros, Cofounder at RELEX Solutions. Some suppliers of supply chain planning (SCP) software are experiencing robust growth despite the global pandemic. Solvoyo expects to grow by 15% this year.

Planning for uncertainty with technology

IT Supply Chain

By Jon Roberts (pictured). Sales Manager at OrderWise. The post Planning for uncertainty with technology appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

How Georgia-Pacific Turned Their Supply Chain into a Competitive Advantage

Georgia-Pacific, one of the world's leading manufacturers of tissue, pulp and paper and supplier to top brands like Brawny, Angel Soft and DIXIE, trusts ClearMetal for their supply chain requirements. Read the case study to hear how one company turned the reliability and transparency of its supply chain into distinct competitive advantages.

Procurement Rising – The Time is Now


Procurement’s stature has grown during the COVID-19 crisis as costs, cash flow and supply continuity quickly became top boardroom priorities and homepage news. Across the world, procurement leaders have risen to the challenge. Examples abound.

Trends 2021: Megatrends, Part Two

Enterra Insights

Megatrends, according to Frost & Sullivan analysts, “are transformative, global forces that define the future world with their far reaching impacts on businesses, societies, economies, cultures, and personal lives.”[1] ”[1] They identify twelve areas in which such megatrends can be found: Urbanization, smart technologies, society, connectivity, retail, climate change, energy, economics, infrastructure, healthcare, mobility, and new business models.

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Santa's magical world is dashing on by!

Prophetic Technology

Santa's Supply Chain has been the most successful study case ever.

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Government says you must continue to supply insolvent customers

IT Supply Chain

By Lindsay Ellis (pictured). Partner & Commercial Law Team Head at Wright Hassall. The post Government says you must continue to supply insolvent customers appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

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.

Podcast: Scott Donachie and Daniel Robin on the Evolution of Zero Waste


Scott Donachie is the president and founder of Companies for Zero Waste , an organization that helps businesses transition to low-carbon and zero waste operations while driving profitability. It also host sustainability events and a popular networking group.

CPG Firms are Learning to Pivot During the Pandemic

Enterra Insights

Most people are familiar with the old proverb, “Every cloud has a silver lining.” ” The obvious meaning of the proverb is that, in every difficult situation, one can generally find a more hopeful aspect — even if the so-called “silver lining” isn’t immediately apparent. The current cloud in the business world is the global COVID-19 pandemic.

Retail Planning – Is It Time For A Change??


Isn’t the goal of a successful retailer to give the customer what they want, when they want it? And isn’t today’s customer changing their mind on what they want quicker than ever? Quick trend changes are driven by this customer and retailers must be flexible to survive.

2021 Predictions: Cybersecurity & Third-Party Risk

IT Supply Chain

By Robert Hannigan (pictured). Chairman, BlueVoyant International. The post 2021 Predictions: Cybersecurity & Third-Party Risk appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

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.