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Do Digital Your Way. Sidestep the Supply Chain Conquistadors

Supply Chain Shaman

In a recent research project, we found that 2/3 of companies had a digital supply chain transformation strategy; however, those that were evolving their strategy performed better during the early months of the pandemic than those that were “clear” on the project plan for a digital transformation. I know, a head-scratcher. My conclusion?

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Supply Chain Resolutions 2023: 10 Supply Chain Best Practices

MercuryGate

Supply chain teams faced numerous challenges in logistics and transportation markets this year.

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What is Sourcing? Definition, Strategy, & Difference Between Procurement and Sourcing

ShipBob

Looking for new ingredients, materials, or products for your business? Where you get these from, or how you source them, can be a huge decision.

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Change Management is Essential for Successful Digital Transformation

Enterra Insights

The Digital Age requires companies to transform both their Industrial Age mindsets and their organizational frameworks. Many Industrial Age organizations are characterized by functional silos that may have worked well in the past but struggle to keep pace in today’s business environment.

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Building Supply Chain Resilience in the Real World

Speaker: Kelly Barner - Co-Founder & Managing Director of Buyers Meeting Point, LLC

In this webinar, join Kelly Barner, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Buyers Meeting Point, Head of Content and Brand Partnerships at Art of Procurement, and Host of the Dial P for Procurement podcast on Supply Chain Now, as she considers the most pressing challenges of the day, looking for lessons we can learn to bolster agility and resilience in the future.

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Smart Software’s article has won 1st place in the 2022 Supply Chain Brief MVP Awards Forecasting category!

The Smart Software

Smart Software is pleased to announce that Thomas Willemain’s article "Managing Inventory amid Regime Change” for Smart Software’s blog has won 1st place in the 2022 Supply Chain Brief MVP Awards. Our articles are read by an audience of over 97,000 people on our smartcorp.com site and newsletter.

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Future proofing against recession with 25-40% supply chain and operations savings

Maine Pointe

Co-written by Joe Esteves, Dan Ginsberg, and Scott Sparks. Procurement Logistics Supply Chain Optimization Operations Future Proofing

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Warehousing in Supply Chain Management: The Key Roles and Benefits

SphereWMS

A well-functioning warehouse is an essential part of any successful supply chain. This is because warehouses play a number of key roles in ensuring the smooth flow of goods and materials through the supply chain, from supplier to customer.

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Not So Happy Returns This Post-Holiday Season

Enterra Insights

Before the age of e-commerce, department stores dutifully opened a special post-Christmas customer service section dedicated to handling returned products. Those customer service windows still exist; however, many after-holiday returns are now made via e-commerce channels.

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Supply Chain Deserves a Spot at the C-Suite Table

Supply Chain Brain

Companies must incorporate supply chains into their strategies not only as an opportunity to cut costs, but also as a competitive differentiator

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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.

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10 Latest Digital Marketing Strategies for Construction Material Suppliers

IT Supply Chain

By John Hampton (pictured). Content Writer. The post 10 Latest Digital Marketing Strategies for Construction Material Suppliers appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

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E2open Wins Gold in 12th Annual Best in Biz Awards

E2open

Connected supply chain SaaS platform is a multiple award-winner for Enterprise Service of the Year and Most Innovative Service of the Year AUSTIN, Texas – Dec. 29, 2022 – E2open Parent Holdings, Inc.

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Analyzing Argentina’s World Cup Win In Terms of Logistics and Supply Chain! 

Loginext

Let's review Argentina's world cup success in terms of Logistics and Supply Chain. The post <strong>Analyzing Argentina’s World Cup Win In Terms of Logistics and Supply Chain! </strong> </strong> appeared first on loginextsolutions.com.

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Data: The Secret Weapon for E-commerce Merchants

Supply Chain Brain

Following are the most significant challenges that the global e-commerce industry will face in 2023, and how to overcome them

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The Great Supply Chain Gear-Up: Sustainability and Agility for 2023

Speaker: Peter Kraemer, Chief Supply Officer of Anheuser-Busch InBev

Join Peter Kraemer, Chief Supply Officer of Anheuser-Busch InBev, for an insightful overview of general supply chain best practices, how to build a more sustainable supply chain, and navigating post-pandemic supply challenges.

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Boxing Day shoppers up nearly 40% but still below pre-pandemic levels

IT Supply Chain

By Andrew Busby (pictured). Retail industry lead at Software AG. The post Boxing Day shoppers up nearly 40% but still below pre-pandemic levels appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

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Kanban’s Top Logistics Articles of 2022

Kanban Logistics

Throughout the year, the Kanban Logistics Blog keeps readers informed of key topics and challenges within the supply chain. The following articles are the ones that readers connected with most in 2022. Why Do You Need a Warehouse with Rail Siding?

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What Pickup, Fuel, and Late Order Fines Mean for Brands

Zipline Logistics

This article was originally published on Supply & Demand Chain Executive.

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Achieving Supply Chain Sustainability With a Digitally Connected Workforce

Supply Chain Brain

“Smart” manufacturing can result in significant improvements in energy consumption, factory utilization and machine efficiency

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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.

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Property Guide: The Process Of Property Buying Explained Step By Step

IT Supply Chain

By Allen Brown (pictured). Content Writer. The post Property Guide: The Process Of Property Buying Explained Step By Step appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

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How to manage your supply chain & operations during recession and economic volatility

Maine Pointe

Co-written by Joe Esteves, Dan Ginsberg, and Scott Sparks. Procurement Logistics Supply Chain Optimization Operations Future Proofing

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What’s Fleet Management Software and its Benefits in Logistics and Supply Chain? 

Loginext

This article discusses the benefits of fleet management software in logistics and supply chains. It also highlights the key areas like cost-saving measures on parts, fleet productivity, and data points collected using fleet management software.

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Why Container Shipping Needs Digital Standards to Support Global Trade

Supply Chain Brain

There’s a pressing need for shipping data to be digital and standardized

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Best Practices to Model Carbon Costs in Supply Chain Network Design

How to model carbon costs in your supply chain design? Make conscious choices by comparing scenarios indicating at which points in the supply chain carbon emissions occur and achieve the right balance between sustainability and cost.

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5 Key Steps for Managing Supply Chains Efficiently

IT Supply Chain

By Samantha Waites (pictured). Outreach Manager. The post 5 Key Steps for Managing Supply Chains Efficiently appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

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Where to find 25% to 40% in cost savings and cash flow improvements for 2023

Maine Pointe

Co-written by Joe Esteves, Dan Ginsberg, and Scott Sparks. Procurement Logistics Supply Chain Optimization Operations Future Proofing

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Southwest Gears Up for Normal Flight Schedule – The Wall Street Journal.

Operations and Supply Chain Management

I thought you would be interested in the following story from The Wall Street Journal. Southwest Gears Up for Normal Flight Schedule. Download the Wall Street Journal app here: WSJ. – Bob

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Making International Logistics Sustainable: The Dry Port Concept

Supply Chain Brain

The best approach to encouraging intermodal transportation in the hinterland is through the dry port concept

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Easily Build an Optimization App and Empower Your Data

Speaker: Gertjan de Lange

Solving complex business problems requires optimization modeling techniques and data to compare scenarios and make the best decisions. With AIMMS you can rapidly build an optimization app on top of your data and deploy it to the end-user in just a few clicks.