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Warning Signs that You Have a Supply Chain Analytics Gap

The Smart Software

“Business is war” may be an overdone metaphor but it’s not without validity. Like the “Bomber Gap” and the “Missile Gap,” worries about falling behind the competition, and the resulting threat of annihilation, always lurk in the minds of business executives, If they don’t, they should, because not all gaps are imaginary (the Bomber Gap and the Missile Gap were shown to not exist between the US and the USSR, but the 1980’s gap between Japanese and American productivity was all too real).

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Four Strategies for Enhancing Supply Chain Readiness and Resiliency

Supply Chain Brain

Optimizing supply chain readiness and resilience will remain a top priority for the automotive industry in the coming year, as executives manage the convergence of political, economic and environmental risks.

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Balancing Profit & Planet in the Supply Chain

IT Supply Chain

By Saskia van Gendt (pictured) Chief Sustainability Officer, Blue Yonder The post Balancing Profit & Planet in the Supply Chain appeared first on IT Supply Chain.

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How Generative AI Will Drive Sustainable Sourcing in 2024

Supply Chain Brain

Supply chain sustainability might once have once seemed like a luxury: nice to have, but not a strategic imperative. Those days are over.

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GEP Procurement & Supply Chain Tech Trends Report

The technological landscape is dynamic and changes quickly. And for procurement and supply chain leaders looking to harness the power of technology to navigate complex challenges and an uncertain business environment, keeping up with the latest trends can be its own obstacle. So, what’s on the technological horizon for procurement and supply chain for the year ahead?

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Can you keep up with a 500% increase in productivity?

C3 Solutions

Struggling to match a 500% surge in warehouse productivity? Discover how one logistics provider achieved this feat with collaborative robots.

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Staying Ahead with Advanced Analytics in Supply Chain Management

Logility

In an ever-evolving technological landscape, new potential explodes in the supply chain space daily. With improving machine learning and artificial intelligence capabilities, advanced analytics are shifting, becoming a more attractive option to leaders across industries. But how can you incorporate advanced analytics into your supply chain flow? What do you need to have in place before you can do it to guarantee success?

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Maximizing Investment Returns: Harnessing Generative AI for Supply Chain Visibility Software

Loginext

Investors constantly seek avenues to maximize their returns for Global commerce. One such solution that is gaining traction is generative AI in supply chain visibility software. Learn how how investors can leverage this technology to optimize their supply chain returns. The post Maximizing Investment Returns: Harnessing Generative AI for Supply Chain Visibility Software appeared first on loginextsolutions.com.

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In a Time of Risk and Uncertainty, Supply Chain Finance Takes Center Stage

Supply Chain Brain

As businesses struggle to conform their supply chains to the ever-changing the needs of the market, they’re constantly reminded of one core truth: In the end, it’s all about the money.

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Navigating Ecommerce Growth: Choosing the Right Tech Stack Beyond ERP

IT Supply Chain

By Simon Curd (pictured) Chief Product Officer, Linnworks The post Navigating Ecommerce Growth: Choosing the Right Tech Stack Beyond ERP appeared first on IT Supply Chain.

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2024 Annual T&L M&A Report

Tenney Group, an industry specialized M&A Advisory firm in the T&L space, produced the 2024 Annual M&A Report. The report contains an in depth overview of 2023 notable deals and the market, while also providing the outlook for 2024 M&A.

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Labor Shortages in Supply Chain & Logistics: They’re Not Subsiding

Logistics Viewpoints

With economies cooling and COVID more manageable, the general thinking has been that companies would see the workforce shortages of the past few years subside; however, this does not appear to be the case. Post-pandemic, organizations are still struggling with labor shortages, as well as knowledge workers and the leaders they need to thrive. In late 2023, we conducted a survey of 1,000 supply chain and logistics decision-makers across North America and Europe across three sectors: manufacturing,

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The Ecommerce Fulfillment Blind Spot with Kyle Bertin

The Logistics of Logistics

Kyle Bertin and Joe Lynch discuss the ecommerce fulfillment blind spot. Kyle is the CEO and co-founder of Two Boxes , a returns company that develops technology that enables 3PLs and merchants to improve in-warehouse return operations. About Kyle Bertin Kyle Bertin is the CEO and co-founder of Two Boxes. In 2022, Kyle and his Co-founder Evan Stalter started the company because of their interest and passion for using technology to build more efficient, resilient, and sustainable supply chains.

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What is Supply Chain Network Design – Implementation Process & Best Practices

AIMMS

Supply chain network design explained. A guide through the implementation process, analytics, optimization tech, and sustainability impact.

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Tecsys’ Corinna Hoag and Vee Srithayakumar Named 2024 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Pros to Know

Tecsys

Award recognizes outstanding executives whose accomplishments offer a roadmap for other leaders looking to leverage supply chain for competitive advantage.

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The Big Payoff of Application Analytics

Outdated or absent analytics won’t cut it in today’s data-driven applications – not for your end users, your development team, or your business. That’s what drove the five companies in this e-book to change their approach to analytics. Download this e-book to learn about the unique problems each company faced and how they achieved huge returns beyond expectation by embedding analytics into applications.

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Infor Nexus is Taking an Interesting Approach to Generative AI

Logistics Viewpoints

IBM’s Institute for Business Value found that 75% of CEOs believe generative AI will be key to competitive advantage. However, in the supply chain realm, despite the rhetoric, the current use cases for generative AI are limited. At supply chain and enterprise application conferences, software companies have talked about using generative AI to create user manuals.

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The Freight Broker’s Secret Weapon with Nick Schrock

The Logistics of Logistics

Nick Schrock and Joe Lynch discuss the freight broker’s secret weapon. Nick is the CEO and Founder of Valoroo , an outsourcing provider that focuses specifically on the logistics industry. About Nick Schrock Nick Schrock is the CEO and founder of Valoroo. Valoroo offers affordable, talent solutions offshore in the Philippines and Latin America.

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DSCSA Serialization: The Road to Compliance

Supply Chain Brain

Ten years after enactment by Congress, the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) serialization mandates finally took effect in November 2023. How ready are you?

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Driving the Future of Automotive — Connected, Autonomous, Electric, Configure to Order

BlueYonder

For over a century, the global automotive industry has been focused on one central technology: the internal combustion engine. But now, the digitalization of the modern car is revolutionizing the industry, with enormous repercussions for the end-to-end supply chain. As cars become more connected, autonomous, electric and configured to order, automotive manufacturers are increasingly becoming software companies.

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Supply Chain Orchestration: A New Era in Supply Chain Management

When the only certainty is uncertainty, what does that mean for today’s supply chain management approaches? This eBook delves into how supply chain orchestration can help businesses unlock agility, transparency, intelligence, and trust across their end-to-end supply chain.

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Geopolitical upheaval and legislative change: More turmoil for shipping?

IT Supply Chain

By Lena von Fritschen (pictured) Director Market Intelligence, Transporeon The post Geopolitical upheaval and legislative change: More turmoil for shipping? appeared first on IT Supply Chain.

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Empowering Women in Manufacturing and Supply Chain: A Global Perspective

QAD

As we celebrate International Women’s Day (March 8, 2024), we take the opportunity to reflect on the significance of this day and the role of women in various industries. We aim to explore strategies that inspire equity in the workplace and create a culture of empowerment and equal opportunities for all. International Women’s Day has its origins in the early 20th-century labor movements.

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Webinar: The supply chain leader’s complete guide to fleet management

Supply Chain Brain

Join Uber Freight and SupplyChainBrain for a timely webinar on best practices in fleet management. Our panel will dive into critical aspects of assessment, management, and bid execution, along with the current market dynamics that impact both shippers and carriers.

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Blue Yonder Associates Share How They Will Inspire Inclusion This International Women’s Day

BlueYonder

International Women’s Day (IWD) is a global celebration, recognizing women for their achievements without regard to divisions, and taking into account all intersections across demographics. IWD occurs each year on March 8. This year’s theme is Inspire Inclusion. According to IWD’s website, “When we inspire others to understand and value women’s inclusion, we forge a better world.

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How to Create a Blueprint for Fleet Resilience

Speaker: Jeff Dickinson - President and CEO of Railgistixs Transport, Supply Chain and Logistics Thought Leader

Despite the ongoing transformation of the supply chain and logistics landscape, the steadfast importance of carrier safety remains a core principle. From prioritizing preventative maintenance to optimizing fleet utilization, the fundamentals persist. If you’re overlooking and neglecting essential safety precautions today, this could result in expensive repairs and potential safety hazards in the future. 🚧 Join Jeff Dickinson for a conversation on how to mitigate risk, enforce compliance,

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Synergy Rising Star is a Supply Chain Pro to Know!

SnapFulfil

Technical Project Manager, Charles Thompson, of Synergy North America Inc. has been named a winner in Supply & Demand Chain Executive's 2024 Pros to Know award.

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Optimize Your Enterprise with QAD’s Industrial Transformation Platform

QAD

A Strategic Response to Labor Shortages, Productivity Challenges and Change in Manufacturing and Supply Chains In the face of an accelerating pace of change, escalating workforce shortages and a productivity plateau in the manufacturing sector, QAD is delivering the Industrial Transformation Platform to overcome these industry-wide challenges. This cutting-edge initiative is designed to redefine global business operations and empower organizations on their journey to becoming Adaptive Enterprise

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Supply Chain Sustainability - Strategy to Action

Supply Chain Brain

Supply Chain leaders face increasing expectations around their supply chain's sustainability performance from regulators and other stakeholders, while cost savings and business growth remain key priorities.

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The Modern Technology Enhancing The Safety And Efficiency Of The Warehouse

IT Supply Chain

By Mike Bronson (pictured) Content Writer The post The Modern Technology Enhancing The Safety And Efficiency Of The Warehouse appeared first on IT Supply Chain.

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More Than 40 New Manufacturers Join Configura’s Platform in 2023

More than 40 manufacturers across the commercial interior, material handling, and kitchen and bath industries expand offers via Configura’s CET platform in 2023.

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Bridging the Gap: Uniting Arena PLM and Part Analytics for Efficient Supply Management

Arena Solutions

Data Integration: The Ultimate Challenge In today’s rapidly evolving world, effective collaboration between engineering, sourcing, and the supply chain is paramount, particularly when it comes to managing costs and mitigating risks in the electronics industry. This intricate dance of teamwork is what often makes or breaks successful and timely product development.

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Boosting Efficiency: Top 5 Inventory Optimization Strategies

SCMDOJO

In the world of business, managing inventory efficiently can make all the difference between success and struggle. Whether you’re a small startup or a large enterprise, optimizing your inventory is crucial for staying competitive and profitable. In this blog, we’ll explore some key inventory optimization strategies that can benefit businesses of all sizes and industries.

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EU Waters Down Supply Chain Due Diligence Law

Supply Chain Brain

After Germany and Italy withdrew their, European Union presidency Belgium has proposed diluting the law and setting a longer phase-in.

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