Have you Heard About ‘’Chain of Responsibility’’ in the Supply Chain and Transportation?


and North America. In North America, associations such as the North American Fatigue Management Program (NAFMP) have incorporated COR in their education program. THE CURRENT STATE OF AFFAIRS IN NORTH AMERICA.

Supply Chain Management:Importance of Proactive Master Data.

Infosys Supply Chain Management

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. This exercise was done before the monthly planning cycle start. Final Objective of this exercise is "to get it right the first time" when planners maintain any planning critical master data. About Us.

Top 12 logistics influencers on Twitter


Finding the right logistics people worth following however is a daunting exercise, especially if you don’t know who to look for. Cerasis, a 3PL servicing North America, is no stranger to the transportation and shipping industry.

Friends with Fitbits: Fitness tracking and taking supply chain planning to the next level


As one of its many programs, it initiated the “2015 Going the Distance Challenge” here in North America. We exercised, we had fun, we supported each other. It’s been a busy week and I forgot to charge my Fitbit.

Thanksgiving 2018

Enterra Insights

At which time, amongst other recreations, we exercised our arms, many of the Indians coming amongst us, and among the rest their greatest king Massasoit, with some ninety men, whom for three days we entertained and feasted, and they went out and killed five deer, which they brought to the plantation and bestowed on our governor, and upon the captain and others.” Sarah Zielinski ( @SarahZielinski ) reports, “There are six subspecies of wild turkey, all native to North America.

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How to Capture Full Divestiture Value with a 3PL

Talking Logistics

This begets the need to set the overall strategy for the divestment by way of an exercise, called “capability scoping.” Mike Challman is Vice President of North American Operations at CLX Logistics, LLC , where he leads ChemLogix’ Managed Services throughout North America, including freight management operations, benchmarks, bids and carrier procurement, rail fleet operations and brokerage services.

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The Local Food Movement is right around the corner


Or is your shopping exercise simply about filling your cart and checking off the items on your shopping list? Throughout much of North America, food grown close to the large metropolitan areas is a summer/fall phenomenon. That stalk of celery you purchased for the stuffing in your holiday turkey has a 95% chance of being from California or Arizona and about 88% of eaters in North America do not live near the major production areas.

Successful TMS Implementations Begin 6 Months Before Project Kick-off

Talking Logistics

Geoff joined enVista in 2013, and since then has primarily focused on transportation assessments, strategy, system selections, implementations, and modeling & analytics for North American shippers and third-party logistics companies.

Disruptive Times Require Adaptive Supply Chains

Enterra Insights

”[1] Scott Deutsch, President of Ehrhardt + Partner, North America, adds, “Technology is driving changes in consumer behaviors that are undeniable. which makes Internet-connected exercise bikes, but also for more traditional manufacturers such as the athletic footwear and apparel company Nike Inc.”[3]. ” The Supply Chain Quarterly staff notes Peloton, purveyors of connected exercise bikes, already offers such a service.

International Women’s Day? What are they doing out of the kitchen?


To have balance I exercise regularly, eat well and take time to “be in the moment” with friends and family, work colleagues and clients.

Benefit from Forecast Data in your Planograms

RELEX Solutions

The more I work with forecasts the more I realise it would be a foolish exercise to take forecasts built to project the future and then merge or dilute them with historical data.

7 Mini Case Studies: Successful Supply Chain Cost Reduction and Management

Logistics Bureau

In 2014, Deere & Company was listed 80th in the Fortune 500 America’s ranking and was 307th in the 2013 Fortune Global 500 ranking. The North Bend facility is always full of lifting equipment.

Typical Challenges in a Repair & Return Process - Part 1

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Very recently I was a member of a project team implementing an Asset/Inventory Management system for a well-known pipeline maintenance company in North America. During one of her routine quarterly stock analysis exercise she observed something unusual. In the course of the implementation I had the opportunity to interact with the business leads managing both operations and inventory functions in the organization.

This Week in Logistics News (December 4-8, 2017)

Talking Logistics

My exercise plans for the weekend are set. Daimler Trucks North America launches 3D printed parts program (Commercial Carrier Journal).