An External Perspective on the North American Rail Industry

Supply Chain Matters

Sometimes, a fresh perspective from an external, non-stakeholder source provides us key insights into ongoing events and strategic implications. Procurement and Sourcing Transportation and Logistics challenges in North America rail industry independent blog analysis and insights on supply chain management Positive Train Control technology challenges Supply chain Matters blog

The 7 Best Events For Freight Shipping in 2015


Are you up-to-date with the latest events in freight shipping and logistics? 7 of the Best Freight Shipping Events to Attend in 2015. This is a great event for anyone in the freight shipping industry who wants to stay ahead of these challenges.

On the road! 4 September supply chain conferences we love


This exclusive event is designed for the line-of-business leader (Supply Chain Leaders, Chief Financial Officers and Corporate Social Responsibility Leaders) driving supply chain excellence and building value networks.

Industry Supply Chain Impacts from Catastrophic Natural Events- Further Update

Supply Chain Matters

Supply Chain Matters continues with succinct update to readers on business and industry headline developments concerning the unprecedented series of catastrophic natural events that have impacted the Caribbean, Mexico and North America.

Driverless Truck Platooning: Is There Enough ROI?

Talking Logistics

As reported by Heavy Duty Trucking last week, “Daimler Trucks North America has decided to pass on platooning and focus instead on advancing its position in vehicle automation.” Above the Fold Transportation Management Daimler Trucks North America driverless trucks truck platooning

The 13th Annual Health Care Supply Chain Summit, 28th – 29th January 2019, New Orleans


We look forward to meeeting you at the event where we will be represented by Ty Levine, our Marketing Director for North America. Join us at The 13th Annual Health Care Supply Chain Summit 2019. Ivalua is working with many Healthcare organisations such as Select Medical and Maxim Healtcare. Here’s a short video of our CEO & Founder, David Khuat-Duy, talking about what makes Ivalua special! link].

Will the New Tax Bill Bring Overseas Profits Back Home?

Supply Chain Brain

Late last year, prior to passage of the tax bill, financial technology provider C2FO surveyed corporate treasurers and other financial executives about what they would do in the event of a repatriation tax holiday or deep tax cut. In the event, says Van Gundy, the role of treasurer and other financial managers becomes far more important to a company’s long-term strategy.

Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) International Roadcheck Annual 3-Day Enforcement Event to Take Place June 2-4, 2015


International Roadcheck is a 72-hour period when approximately 10,000 CVSA-certified local, state, provincial and federal inspectors in jurisdictions across North America perform truck and bus inspections.

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How Much Can We Learn from the Last Super El Niño?


A strong El Niño can cause drought in Australia, Southeast Asia, and South America—while inundating North America with rain. That storm was considered one of the more extreme events in North America, and it’s estimated that more than US $2.8B Events

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Supply Chain Management:Importance of Proactive Master Data.

Infosys Supply Chain Management

News & Events. |. In my current project about a year ago, North America region Supply Chain Planners were having major concerns related with flawed planning resulting from incorrect or no Source of Supply (SoS) for receipt elements such as Purchase requisitions &/or Planned orders. About Us. Contact Us. Newsroom Investors Careers. Infosys Labs. Industries. Industries. Aerospace and Defense. Airlines. Automotive. Communication Services. Consumer Packaged Goods.

The 4th Annual Dynamic Distribution Disruption – Retail USA 2019


Channels: Supply Chain Freight eCommerce/Retail CSCO Focus Logistics 3PL Event Date: Tue, 2019-05-07 to Wed, 2019-05-08 Event URL: [link] Event Location: New York Number of attendees: 500 Programme URL: Brochure URL: Speakers URL: Purchase Recording URL: Event Organiser: Priyanka Asera & Emma Banymandhub Event Organiser E-mail: Précis: D3 USA is the innovation hub for 400+ senior supply chain execs from major retailers, brands, CPG and service provider companies.

The 10th Annual North American Supply Chain Summit


Fully electric refrigerated delivery vehicles move to testing in the US


Trackloop Analytics Corp and BYD Company Ltd, in collaboration with Volta Air Technologies have deployed Trackloop's proprietary temperature monitoring software in two BYD all-electric refrigeration delivery vehicles, which are being demonstrated for commercial use in North America. BYD Motors is the largest electric vehicle manufacturer in the world, with plans to offer all-electric refrigeration delivery vehicles throughout North America - Berkshire Hathaway Inc.

Tive Attending Specialty Coffee Expo in Boston


The largest coffee event in North America, the Specialty Coffee Expo attracts more than 13,000 attendees from more than 75 countries every year. Events Tive Boston

D3|Dynamic Distribution Disruption Retail 2016


Channels: Technology Supply Chain eCommerce/Retail CSCO Focus Event Date: Wed, 2016-07-13 to Thu, 2016-07-14 Event URL: [link] Event Location: New York, New York Number of attendees: 150 Programme URL: [link] Brochure URL: [link] Speakers URL: [link] Event Organiser: Priyanka Asera Event Organiser E-mail: Précis: Identify How To Align Inventory Perfectly With Fluctuating Demand Entire Month Duration: No Region: North America

Don't Be Blindsided By CVSA Roadcheck

PLS Logistics

The Roadcheck is the largest of its kind, covering all of North America. Disruptions, delayed deliveries, higher transport costs and lost opportunities threaten supply chains during this three day event.

Building the Network of Networks

Supply Chain Shaman

There is an active group in Europe and North America. The average company has two-to-three material events due to supply chain issues. July 16th in North America (current thinking is Charlotte or Chicago. Today, I am facilitating a share group.

Innovations that drive business decisions forward


The event’s morning sessions took attendees on a journey towards rethinking what optimal performance meant for their organizations. The event featured breakout sessions with three different tracks that catered to specific industries and operations challenges.

Kinexions, a tale of growth and potential


by Trevor Miles I’m on my way back from Tokyo where I attended our user conference, Kinexions Tokyo , in Japan, just 5 weeks after our Kinexions North America user conference in San Diego.

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How a digital transformation can maximize the value of your meat supply chain


Beef, poultry and pork producers from Europe and North America all share a similar challenge: how to get the most value out of an animal. Just as important is the ability to immediately calculate and understand the impact of events across your entire supply chain.

Design, Operating and Situational Inventory Trade-Offs


North America, Europe, …). Situational inventory is used to anticipate events and opportunities and to deal with long lead time supply commitments or capacity utilization constraints.

Florence Et Al.

Supply Chain Shaman

North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and Georgia sit squarely in the storm’s path. Expect tight capacity across North America. This is a seasonal event. This morning the Washington Post rang. The reporter wanted to discuss the implications of Hurricane Florence.

Good Safety is Good Business at the LogiChem 2015 Conference


I always come back from these conferences inspired and fascinated at how diligent chemical supply chain managers must be to mitigate risk and adverse events. Unexpected events will always be the constant.

Procurement Leaders Americas Procurement Conference, 14th – 15th March 2019, Miami


Ivalua has been developing Procurement Technology for Nearly 20 years and we work with many customers and partners in North America. Ivalua will be represented at the event by our North American Marketing Director, Ty Levine!

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Blockchain is Coming to Transportation – Here’s How

Talking Logistics

He was most recently at SAP where he was the solution principal focusing on SAP’s transportation, warehouse and event management offerings in North America and previously directed industry marketing for the company’s transportation and logistics business unit.

10 things eft’s been reading this week


If you would like to learn more about blockchain’s role in our industry, then why not sign up to the 20 th Annual Logistics CIO Forum: North America. Primary Event: The 20th Annual Logistics CIO Forum: North America Précis: It’s time to get serious about blockchain.

The Long Tail of the Supply Chain: Part 2 - Pareto is Dead


Pat Smith, Vice President of ToolsGroup North America, then illustrated the growth of the long tail and drove home how to combat the challenges posed by it. To hear Pat Smith at the Consumer Goods Technology event, click on the link below: Long Tail Demand

Podcast: Best Buy’s CSCO on How to Pull Off a Successful Supply Chain Transformation


Primary Event: The 20th Annual Logistics CIO Forum: North America Précis: Priyanka talks to Rob Bass, CSCO of Best Buy on how to totally transform a supply chain Premium`: Freemium`: Channels: Supply Chain Logistics CEO Focus CSCO Focus Logistics Region: North America Article Type: Executive Insights Publish as a report

Supply Chains Disruptions at Highest Rate in 3 Years

Material Handling & Logistics

Factory fires were the most frequent event type in the first half of 2018. In the first half of 2018, Resilinc notified a record 1,069 events within a six month period, the highest since Resilinc began monitoring in 2010.

Supply chain agility, the disillusioned data scientist, Amazon effect, and other tales from LogiPharma US 2017


However, most of the insights and the stories I took away from the event are applicable to other industries as well. On the whole it was a content rich event. by Dr. Madhav Durbha I was at the recent LogiPharma US conference for the pharmaceutical supply chain leaders.

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Still Managing Exceptions Manually? How a TMS Can Help

Talking Logistics

He was most recently at SAP where he was the solution principal focusing on SAP’s transportation, warehouse and event management offerings in North America and previously directed industry marketing for the company’s transportation and logistics business unit.

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Podcast: James Gagne, President & CEO of Seko Logistics


You’ve spent a considerable part of your career in China – what would you say are the biggest differences between working in logistics in North America versus China? Primary Event: The 20th Annual Logistics CIO Forum: North America Précis: James Gagne and Priyanka look at collaboration, cultural differences, and upcoming trends in logistics Premium`: Freemium`: Channels: Supply Chain Logistics Article Type: Executive Insights Publish as a report

Carrefour now operates Europe’s largest hydrogen-powered forklift truck fleet


The use of hydrogen for logistics platforms equipped with fuel-cell forklifts, whose only waste emission is water, is already widespread in North America with nearly 20,000 forklifts in service in the United States and Canada.

Capacity signs on for 300,000-square-foot of space in New Jersey


The company will retain its existing campus at 1112 Corporate Road in North Brunswick, with its other locations combining to provide existing and future clients with around one million square feet of contemporary warehouse space. Our preference has always been to keep our roots in North Brunswick, offering a centralized location for our employees with a surplus of local labour. selects Kansas City for 517,000 sq ft distribution centre


Primary Event: The 20th Annual Logistics CIO Forum: North America Précis: Online retailer creating more than 100 jobs, leasing a 517,000-square-foot facility, according to the Kansas City Area Development Council Premium`: Freemium`: Channels: Supply Chain eCommerce/Retail Industrial Logistics 3PL Region: North America Article Type: Press Releases Publish as a report Online home goods and furniture retailer, Inc.