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Is Your Supply Chain Prepared for War?

Enterra Insights

Over half-a-century ago, musician Edwin Starr musically asked, “War, what is it good for.” ” His answer, “Absolutely nothing.” ” He may be correct; nevertheless, geopolitical violence continues to raise its ugly head.

RISK: How to Flip Risk into Opportunity

American Global Logistics

The New Normal presents many challenges. But it also presents opportunities. In adapting and transitioning, you can uncover concealed opportunities. The post RISK: How to Flip Risk into Opportunity appeared first on AGL.


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Supply chain ecosystems

Supply Chain Movement

The world is being plagued by exceptional droughts and heavy, very localized, flooding. According to the European Drought Observatory, Europe is drier than it has ever been in the past 500 years. The climate is also having a very direct effect on supply chains.

What are the biggest risks supply chain leaders will face?

John Galt

We asked supply chain thought leaders and experts to share their views on what the next big risk(s) will be and what supply chain leaders should prioritize

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.

Holiday Supply Chain Disruptions in 2022

3PL Insights

Now is the time to prepare for supply chain disruptions during the peak holiday season. The supply chain industry is planning for inventory, staffing, and shipping requirements months in advance to be prepared.

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Supply Chain Digital Transformation to Overcome Challenges and Drive Growth

John Galt

Explore key highlights from our webinar with Wonderland Group to learn about global supply chain transformation to drive growth amid disruption

It’s happening — we’re shifting to eSIM

IT Supply Chain

By Hamish White (pictured). CEO, Mobilise. The post It’s happening — we’re shifting to eSIM appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Malin's Thoughts: What About Quality?

Kodiak Hub

I am flabbergasted by the fact that people, that seem to be engaged in impact, often seem to show little interest in one of the more significant aspects of sustainability, namely quality. Let’s face it; there is nothing worse for Sustainability than poor Quality.

Can You Predict Supply Chain Disruptions in an Unpredictable World?


Make over your supply chain to get visibility into potential future disruptions.

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.

Charge Me Up! Energy Storage Development – A Fast Emerging Technology Needed for Sustainability

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Charge Me Up! Energy Storage Development – A Fast Emerging Technology Needed for Sustainability. by Timothy Foote , Founder of Susymbio. When was the last time you ordered food from a company using an app on your phone? For most people it probably wasn’t that long ago.

Making Time Real

Supply Chain Shaman

Today, data moves fast, but supply chain decisions move slowly. I know a bit of a generalization, but ironic, right?

The Black Hole at the Heart of Supply Chain Management

Logistics Viewpoints

Usually, a supply plan can’t be fully executed. Robust supply plans can optimize across distribution, manufacturing, and logistics constraints and deliver an optimal plan that hits service objectives at the minimum cost.

Teaching Case – Apple Inc: Global Supply Chain Management

SCM Research

Once again this year, an SCM-related teaching case received an award at the Case Center Awards and Competitions : It is entitled Apple Inc: Global Supply Chain Management and written by P. Fraser Johnson.

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.

A Conversation with Don Teng

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

A Conversation with Don Teng. by Dr. Raymon Krishnan, Editor-at-Large, LogiSYM Magazine.

Revitalizing the Food Supply Chain

Enterra Insights

A recent article published by the World Economic Forum ran under a headline declaring the global food supply chain dead.[1] 1] I believe the headline is both harsh and hyperbolic.

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What to Know About a Yard Management System

Logistics Viewpoints

The network effect is at the heart of supply chain transformation. Essentially, the network effect exists when all components of the supply chain technology ecosystem work together to improve the performance of the end-to-end supply chain.

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Mitigating Supply-Side Service Risks with AI

Talking Logistics

In September, 2021, we asked members of our Indago supply chain research community — who are all supply chain and logistics executives from manufacturing, retail, and distribution companies – “Is your company becoming more supply driven?”

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.

The Age of Agility: Building Resilience in the Supply Chain

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

The Age of Agility: Building Resilience in the Supply Chain. Feature Article by Anthony Beavis, Managing Director APAC at Körber Supply Chain.

The Ubiquitous Internet of Things

Enterra Insights

Nearly every highly populated location in the world is now connected to the internet. As a result, connectivity is a critical business capability and one that is growing ever more important. One reason for this is the staggering growth of Internet of Things (IoT) devices.

For Many, the Annual Freight Bid Season is Not “The Most Wonderful Time of the Year”

Logistics Viewpoints

Tis the season to be jolly – unless you are overwhelmed with the many tasks traditionally associated with the annual freight Request for Proposal ( RFP ) season. For decades, shippers have sought proposals and awarded contract lanes to carriers.

The Fishtail Story with Marc Held

The Logistics of Logistics

Marc Held and Joe Lynch discuss the Fishtail story. Marc is the Co-founder and CEO of Fishtail, a Boston based fintech company that empowers freight forwarders to finance the movement and procurement of goods – for small and medium businesses (SMBs) around the world. About Marc Held.

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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.

LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – October 2022

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

The Age of Agility: Building Resilience in the Supply Chain Download the latest LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine.

There are Seven, not Four, Important Big Data V’s

Enterra Insights

Nowadays, few people question the value of data. Yossi Sheffi ( @YossiSheffi ), Director of the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics, goes so far as to assert data is an organization’s most valuable asset.

Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (October 21, 2022)

Talking Logistics

After writing about it since January on Talking Logistics, I’m sure you’re all wondering: How did the JDRF Death Valley Ride go last weekend? I’ll let these photos speak for themselves. Overall, it was a fun and inspiring event!

On the Path of Inventory Improvement: Assessing Your Situation


This blog post is the first in Chainalytics’ Integrated Demand and Supply Planning competency’s three-part series on inventory improvement. Here, we’ll cover how to assess inventory before you optimise it and isolate what your opportunity areas actually are.

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.

REPOST: The Tive Story with Krenar Komoni

The Logistics of Logistics

Krenar Komoni and Joe Lynch discuss the Tive story. Krenar is the CEO and founder of Tive , a leading provider of real-time supply chain visibility insights that help logistics professionals actively manage their in-transit shipments’ location and condition. About Krenar Komoni.

The Automation of Routine Collaborative Decisions in S&OE

Supply Chain Trend

The Sales & Operations Execution (S&OE) cycle is a much-needed addition to your S&OP/IBP process. I used to implement it as ‘The Control Cycle’. Gartner came up with S&OE and Oliver Wight now calls it ITP (Integrated Tactical Planning).

How Increased Engagement Can Boost Employee Productivity!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Boost Employee Engagement in Supply Chain! The workplace is full of distractions. Everything from social media to gossip and internet browsing can lead to distractions.