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Is your freight invoice accurate? A new study claims it might not be.

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Shipping freight across the world is a complex matter. But what is even more complicated is freight billing and handling freight payments: what a cargo owner is initially quoted is often different from what he later is asked to pay.

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Supply Chain Visibility in Foggy Times

Enterra Insights

In military operations, there is a notion called “the fog of war.”


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It’s Easy to Migrate to the Cloud

Arena Solutions

Cloud solutions are simplifying virtually every aspect of how businesses and consumers access information and collaborate.

Peak Shipping Season Update: What’s Driving Change in the Industry?


The long and unpredictable peak shipping season continues to challenge supply chains.

Minimizing Retail Supply Chain Disruptions in 2021 and Beyond

Speaker: Izaac Moran, Customer Success Manager, FourKites; Glenn Koepke, SVP of Customer Success, FourKites; and featuring interviews with supply chain experts from Dollar Tree and Best Buy

Register for our upcoming webinar to see how savvy retailers including Dollar Tree and Best Buy are leveraging real-time visibility across their end-to-end supply chains in creative ways to drive agility and thrive in today’s unpredictable environment.

When The Chickens Come Home To Roost

Supply Chain Shaman

Today, we are nearing the end of the fourth quarter of corporate reporting. Self-reported projections of the ocean carriers forecast that the industry is posting over $200B in profits. Let me repeat this, “$200 Billion in profits.”

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Developing an Agile Supply Chain Workforce for the Future

The Network Effect

The post Developing an Agile Supply Chain Workforce for the Future appeared first on The Network Effect. Network Business

POOLCORP Selects ToolsGroup to Improve Supply Chain Resilience


Joint Microsoft and ToolsGroup planning solution will support POOLCORP’s goals of improved service to customers and increased profitability amid demand and supply volatility.

Transform Life Sciences Manufacturing & Operations with a Digital Lean Approach

DELMIA Quintiq

Executing lean concepts in Pharma, Biopharma and Medical Devices is critical to maintain and improve efficiency, quality, regulatory compliance and productivity.

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Rethinking the next normal: Transforming Logistics and Supply Chain Workflows with Samsung

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

There is no doubt that the pandemic has radically transformed the logistics and supply chain industry, especially with increased demand and reliance on deliveries. Today, there is expectation for organisations to deliver top-notch customer experience with efficiency and transparency.

Control Tower and Visibility Solution Guide

Supply chain leaders face the daunting challenge of delivering cost-effective services against stiff industry competition. Discover why a unified and converged approach will make all the difference in running an efficient and cost-effective supply chain.

The Supply Chain is Suffering Labor Pains

Enterra Insights

Suffering through labor pains normally results in a bundle of joy.

The Technology You Need for a Sustainable Supply Chain


Your ERP system is not the right technology for a sustainable supply chain. Key takeaways: A digital supply chain platform is essential for a sustainable supply chain.

Top 10 Year-end Tips For Your Supply Chain

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

A Conversation with Stuart Whiting, Schneider Electric

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

We are pleased to continue our 2021 fire-side chat series with key people in the supply chain industry, and it is with particular pleasure to catch up with Stuart Whiting, Senior Vice President, Global Supply Chain, Logistics & Planning at Schneider Electric, based in Singapore but with a global functional responsibility.

The Rise of Supply Chain n.0 – 5 Ways to Thrive on Change

Ready to learn how to thrive on change? In this eBook, our experts share the 5 key steps to executing Supply Chain n.0 strategies that thrive on change.

Cracking the Code for AI in the DC

Logistics Viewpoints

There’s a new reason to optimize DC operations, and it’s bigger than the old reasons of productivity and efficiency gains.

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Analyze and Manage the Impact of Pricing and Promotion on Inventory


Br idge the gap between marketing activity and inventory management with a better understanding of the impact of pricing and promotion on inventory.

Is the Time Ripe for Automation?

Enterra Insights

Most people think of fruit when they hear the term “ripe.” ” So what does it mean when the term is used in a business setting? notes, “Ripe means ready. Ripe can also describe something that is not only ready to happen but well-suited for whatever is happening.”

LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – November 2021

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

STEPPING UP CAPABILITIES WITH INDUSTRY 4.0 Download the latest LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine.

Is Digital Procurement Transformation Delivering on the Promise?

Is your digital transformation working, or is it still a work in progress? Download this report, from a GEP-sponsored survey from ISM, to check your performance and see how your peers are reaching their transformation goals.

Walmart in a World on Fire

Logistics Viewpoints

Walmart has used TMS to both save money and reduce carbon emissions. Last year, Rebecca Henderson’s, Reimagining Capitalism in a World on Fire , was on the short list for Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award.

American Software Reports Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2022 Results


Return to Double-Digit Revenue Growth Driven by Continued Strong Growth in Subscription Fees. ATLANTA (November 18, 2021) American Software, Inc. NASDAQ: AMSWA) today reported preliminary financial results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2022.

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Brand Loyalty: Does It Matter?

Enterra Insights

How important is customer loyalty? Business consultant Jeffrey Gitomer ( @gitomer ) insists, “Customer satisfaction is worthless. Customer loyalty is priceless.”[1] ”[1] On the other hand, A.G. Lafley, former CEO of Procter & Gamble, and Roger L.

Despite green pledges, less than a quarter of organisations monitor suppliers on carbon emissions


Many organisations vowed to reach net zero during COP26, but suppliers say there is a lack of collaboration on green initiatives.

A Recruiter’s Guide To Hiring In 2021

With vaccination rates rising, consumers spending more money, and people returning to offices, the job market is going through a period of unprecedented adjustment. As the New York Times observed, “It’s a weird moment for the American economy.” And recruiting professionals are caught in the middle. To make the most of this disruption, you need to understand the economic drivers, develop a strong strategy for unearthing valuable talent, and use the latest tech tools to get the job done. Read this guide to get your recruiting practice ready to thrive in the new normal.

The 2021 Holiday Logistics Guide

Logistics Viewpoints

Halloween is in the rearview mirror and Black Friday is on the horizon. As such, retailers and logistics providers are gearing up for the annual holiday logistics crunch. The National Retail Federation (NRF) has forecast that holiday sales during November and December will grow between 8.5

Logility, Demand Management, and NGC Software Unite Resources, Introduce Logility® Digital Supply Chain Platform


The unified, digital platform powers better decision-making, scalability, and transformation across all levels of supply chain maturity. ATLANTA – Nov. 18, 2021 – Logility, Inc.,

Manufacturing Predictions for 2022

IT Supply Chain

By Dr. Max Versace (pictured). CEO & Co-Founder of Neurala. The post Manufacturing Predictions for 2022 appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

The Biggest Opportunity for Supply Chain Visibility, Part 1


Tl;dr Supply chain visibility is gaining popularity, but smart operators recognize the importance of making that visibility actionable. An optimal digital strategy will incorporate both real-time visibility and real-time action with service management.

4 Reasons to Break Up With Excel and Move to Digital Supply Chain Planning

Trust your supply chain forecasts: adopt a predictive intelligence platform to outperform your supply chain goals, overcome challenges of spreadsheet-based planning, reduce risks, enhance customer satisfaction, and improve the bottom line.