Adelante SCM and PINC Launch the First Annual State of Yard Management Report

PINC

Union City, CA – October 7 th , 2020 – Researched and prepared by Adelante SCM’s analyst Adrian Gonzalez and presented by PINC, the publication’s 2020 theme is The Impact Of Digital Yard Management on Enterprise Transportation Costs and Capacity.

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SCM Map Europe 2013-2014

Supply Chain Movement

The growth in intercontinental freight flows into Europe is primarily coming from the Far East, and particularly from China, although these freight flows are increasingly heading for eastern Mediterranean and Baltic Sea ports. SCM Map Europe 2013. Visuals 2013 Buck Consultants International distribution Manufacturing SCM Map Europe Supply Chain Movement

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What is Supply Chain Management (SCM)? (Video)

Supply Chain Game Changer

The term was coined over 35 years ago but still to this day there are a large number of different definitions of SCM. To someone who is starting out their career, or who is new to the field of Supply Chain, it is understandable that there may be confusion as to the definition of SCM. Are they really that different or are there just subtle nuances in what some people consider SCM that others do not? The post What is Supply Chain Management (SCM)? Subscribe Here!

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New download: SCM Map Europe 2014-2015

Supply Chain Movement

However, the main growth in freight flows lies on the periphery of Europe and the Middle East is also continuing to develop, both for domestic supply and for distribution to Africa. SCM Map Europe 2014-2015. Visuals AkzoNobel Automotive Buck Consultants close Disney factory Heinz Innovev Lego location map Michael Kors Nedcar Opel Patrick Haex Peugeot-Citroën Phillip Morris production SCM Map Europe total landed cost-to-serve Unilever VDL Volkswagen

Blockchain SCM Transformation Explained in Layman’s Terms

Shipchain

While this comparison is most commonly associated with benchmarking, it is also part of the reason why more people in the shipping industry are turning to blockchain for supply chain management (SCM). Blockchain SCM is poised to create links between all existing supply chains, even competitors, which allows supply chain networks to function more efficiently and with greater transparency. Why Do Shippers Underestimate Blockchain SCM ?

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Cloud Supply Chain Management: SCM’s Head is in the Clouds…and For Good Reason

Cerasis

Concerning Oracle’s new improvements in the SCM cloud, user accessibility and ease-of-access will further drive adoption rates of cloud-based solutions, particularly TMS solutions. However, most supply chain companies have historically only used a TMS when the company had more than $20 million in freight spend. The use of cloud computing in supply change management is not some dark, forbidden territory any longer.

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Do You Have Hidden Freight Costs?

Supply Chain Game Changer

Having come from a company wherein we were selling Freight management services I was curious about Freight spend at this new company. “How much were we spending on Freight?” Hidden Freight Costs. The reality is that there are freight and logistics costs in every step of the Supply Chain. Part of the problem was that no one had taken, or was responsible and accountable for, a holistic view of freight costs. The total freight bill was huge.

What is SCM and Why is it Important?

Oracle SCM

The acronym SCM stands for supply chain management. SCM systems provide a strategic advantage and business insight to companies and their operations. SCM systems tie together and define a plethora of business processes and enable the flow of information between them – in essence SCM is the new business operating model. Today, SCM systems are critical to businesses of all sizes and in all industries for managing their day to day operations.

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Check Out the SCM IT Systems Subway Map

Supply Chain Network

Recently I have been contemplating developing what I would call the SCM Systems Functional Continuum, but given my new role who knows when or if I’ll get the time. In the interim I came across the below SCM IT Systems Subway Map which is the best diagramatical representation of the SCM space systems complexity I’ve see to date. Emerging Trends Freight & Transportation Information Technology New Ideas Supply Chain Management

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Freight Rate News November 2015

Freightos

Wouldn’t it be amazing if someone could cut through the hype and summarize the key freight and logistics trends every month? Short Term Medium Term Special Feature Carriers & Cargo Innovation Freightos focus November 2015 freight and logistics trends that rate. China’s slowing economy is generally bad news for the freight industry. We liked Kevin O’Marah’s (SCM World) take on underlying trends in this Forbes article. Freight Insights News

Supply Chain Technology Roundup: 3 Ways Augmented Reality Can Transform SCM

Elementum

2) Freight/Container Loading. Advanced software is already used in freight transportation for optimizing container selection and loading. Although these technologies automatically account for factors like size, dimensions, weight distribution, destination, and processing to help workers load freight optimally, they don't have sufficient tools in place for reducing loading time itself.

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Do you have a Freight Management Strategy or are you Spinning your Wheels?

Supply Chain Game Changer

In going door to door trying to sell a Freight Management service, as well as in my experience working in companies, I have had the opportunity to see a variety of ways in which companies, large and small, were managing their Freight and Logistics spend. But I’ve seen instances where Freight is one of the top 5 largest expenses within a company. Aside from the cost impact the service implications of a poor Freight management system are enormous.

Supply Chain Technology Roundup: 3 Ways Augmented Reality Can Transform SCM

Elementum

2) Freight/Container Loading. Advanced software is already used in freight transportation for optimizing container selection and loading. Although these technologies automatically account for factors like size, dimensions, weight distribution, destination, and processing to help workers load freight optimally, they don't have sufficient tools in place for reducing loading time itself.

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Supply Chain Technology Roundup: 3 Ways Augmented Reality Can Transform SCM

Elementum

2) Freight/Container Loading. Advanced software is already used in freight transportation for optimizing container selection and loading. Although these technologies automatically account for factors like size, dimensions, weight distribution, destination, and processing to help workers load freight optimally, they don't have sufficient tools in place for reducing loading time itself.

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Freight and Logistics – Breaking the Traffic Jam that is your Supply Chain!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Check out Freight and Logistics (Part 4) – Do You Have Hidden Freight Costs? . Freight #Logistics #SupplyChain #SCM #Distribution #Transportation. The post Freight and Logistics – Breaking the Traffic Jam that is your Supply Chain! E-Commerce Freight and Logistics Supply Chain Management Distribution Freight Logistics SCM supplychain TransportationSubscribe Here! Email Address. Does anyone like being stuck in a Traffic Jam?

50 Most Read Articles of All Time in Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Logistics, Transportation, & Freight

Cerasis

Since today is the last day of the year before we all get ramped up towards a productive 2016 and after finishing out top 10 most read articles in each of our five main categories ( Manufacturing , Supply Chain , Logistics , Transportation , & Freight ) we wanted to give you all a treat and list the top 50 most read articles of all time from the Cerasis blog. 8 Most Common Reasons Why You May Receive a Freight Claim Declination Letter. Happy New Year!

[INFOGRAPHIC] 3 Core Supply Chain Management Trends Gearing Up to Change SCM Forever

Cerasis

The 3 Big Supply Chain Management Trends Surely to Change SCM as we know it Forever. At Cerasis, we have recently wrote a lot of material related to these three core trends and here is a brief highlight from some of the posts we’ve written about these trends: SCM Core Trend #1: Supply Chain Visibility. ” SCM Core Trend #2: The Manufacturing Factory of the Future. “ SCM Core Trend #3: The Internet of Things to Greatly Impact the Supply Chain.

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SCM is smoking hot!….Why students should consider NC State for a supply chain major.

NC State SCRC

For example, Kimberly Clark looked at the cost of raw materials and the cost of purchasing freight transportation service “independently” Several supply chain managers at the company reported to different people in different departments, and none reported directly to him—so he set out to hire someone to bring those functions together for the first time.

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What Exactly Is Supply Chain Management? 10 Different Definitions!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Supply Chain Management (SCM) is the management and oversight of a product from its origin until it is consumed. SCM involves the flow of materials, finances and information. SCM is the management of a network of all business processes and activities involving procurement of raw materials, manufacturing and distribution management of Finished Goods. SCM represents an effort by suppliers to develop and implement supply chains that are as efficient and economical as possible.

Panduit Optimizes Global Freight Spend with Oracle Transportation Management Cloud

Oracle SCM

To learn more about Oracle Supply Chain Management applications visit www.oracle.com/scm. Value Chain Execution cloud freight otm panduit spend story transportationPanduit is a global manufacturer of physical infrastructure equipment that supports power, communications, computing, control, and security systems.

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What are the Top 7 Trends in Last Mile Logistics?

Supply Chain Game Changer

Up to 84 percent of global freight spend on trucking costs, including fuel, labor, technology and asset tracking, amounting to more than $800 in the industry. Retail #ECommerce #SupplyChain #Logistics #SCM #Freight #Omnichannel. E-Commerce Freight and Logistics Guest Blog Post Omnichannel Retail Supply Chain Supply Chain Management ECommerce Freight Logistics Retail SCM supplychainSubscribe Here! Email Address.

Importing From China! The Essential Guide! (Video)

Supply Chain Game Changer

China #Import #Export #Logistics #SupplyChain #SCM #Freight. Freight and Logistics Guest Blog Post Procurement Supply Chain Management China Export Freight Import Logistics SCM supplychainSubscribe Here! Email Address. Blog post and video, and permission to publish, provided to supplychaingamechanger.com by Simon Pleass, Managing Director at [link]. China has fast become a key player in the world’s economy.

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Is Your Supply Chain A Cost Centre or a Value Creator?

Supply Chain Game Changer

In areas such as E-Commerce the Supply Chain is instrumental in arranging delivery strategies such as Same-Day delivery and Drop Shipping, along with reducing freight costs to support Free Shipping services. Raw Materials, Buyers, Planners, Product Data Management, Commodity Managers, Freight and Logistics, Distributors, Suppliers, Systems (eg. Check out What is Change Management’s Role in the Digital Transformation of SCM? Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Welcome To The Supply Chain Game Changer™ Blog

Supply Chain Game Changer

SupplyChain #SCM #Logistics #Procurement #Leadership #Change #ECommerce #Business #Transformation #Freight. Change Management Freight and Logistics Procurement Reverse Logistics Supply Chain Management Technology The Supply Chain Detective™ #change #transformation Business ECommerce Freight Leadership Logistics SCM supplychainThe Supply Chain Game Changer Blog! Welcome to the Supply Chain Game Changer blog.

3 Key Trends in E-Commerce Logistics!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Logistics #Freight #SCM #SupplyChain #ECommerce #Omnichannel #Technology. E-Commerce Freight and Logistics Guest Blog Post Supply Chain Management Technology ECommerce Freight Logistics Omnichannel SCM supplychainSubscribe Here! Email Address. Blog post originally published by, and permission to publish here provided by, Adam Robinson on [link]. Check out 5 E-Commerce Order Fulfillment Choices!

6 Major Delivery Logistics Trends!

Supply Chain Game Changer

SCM #SupplyChain #Logistics #Freight #ECommerce #Business. Freight and Logistics Guest Blog Post Supply Chain Management Business ECommerce Freight Logistics SCM supplychainSubscribe Here! Email Address. Blog post originally published by, and permission to publish provided by, Raanan Cohen at [link]. Check out Last Mile Delivery! What is your Strategy? 2017 was an important year for delivery logistics.

The Thanksgiving Turkey Supply Chain!

Supply Chain Game Changer

SCM #SupplyChain #supplychainmanagement #Logistics #Distribution #thanksgiving #food #hunger #turkey. Freight and Logistics Retail Supply Chain Supply Chain Management Distribution Food Hunger Logistics SCM supplychain supplychainmanagement thanksgiving turkeySubscribe Here! Email Address. Check out Food Waste and World Hunger – The Food Supply Chain is Broken! Videos).

What is a 3PL? The Ultimate Guide Including Definitions of 1PL, 2PL, and 4PL!

Supply Chain Game Changer

International freight forwarding services. SCM #SupplyChain #Distribution #Logistics #Freight #Transportation. Freight and Logistics Guest Blog Post Supply Chain Management Distribution Freight Logistics SCM supplychain TransportationSubscribe Here! Email Address. Blog post originally created and published by, and permission to publish here provided by, Scott Leydin at [link].

Are We Facing the End of Supply Chain Management?

Supply Chain Game Changer

SCM #SupplyChain #technology #automation #IoT #AI #digital. Freight and Logistics Guest Blog Post Procurement Supply Chain Management Technology AI Automation Digital IoT SCM supplychainSubscribe Here! Email Address. Blog post originally published by, and permission to publish here provided by, Argentus at [link] , a boutique recruitment firm focused on Supply Chain and Procurement. Check out Disaster Strikes!!! Is Your Supply Chain Ready To Recover?

TMS is Mandatory in the Digital Age! Get Yours For Free!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Many years ago I launched a new Supply Chain service focussed largely on the sale of freight and logistics services. Yet every company does not have the size, scale, resources or leverage to optimally manage their freight and logistics requirements. Given that we had a phenomenal freight management capability and expertise it was a natural extension to offer this service to other companies. The TMS service provider should also be a source for great freight rates.

Supply Chain Predictions!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Kuebix TMS offers full tracking and visibility of your freight expense down to the SKU level across every mode and along every step of its journey. SCM #SupplyChain #Business #Leadership #Logistics #Distribution #ECommerce #Retail #Freight #TMS. Freight and Logistics Guest Blog Post Internet of Things (IoT) Procurement Supply Chain Management Technology Business Distribution ECommerce Freight Leadership Logistics Retail SCM supplychain TMS

The Amazing Supply Chain of Chocolate Easter Eggs

Supply Chain Game Changer

SCM #SupplyChain #Chocolate #Logistics #Freight #Transportation. Guest Blog Post Retail Supply Chain Supply Chain Management Chocolate Freight Logistics SCM supplychain TransportationSubscribe Here! Email Address. Article written by Chloe Cooke and originally published on [link] Permission to publish here provided by David Weaver. Check out The Baby Supply Chain! At the end of this month, the festival of Easter will begin.

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Why don’t you have a TMS (Transportation Management System) Solution yet?

Supply Chain Game Changer

One of the services that was very compelling was our Freight Management service. From a customer perspective they would get typically 5-15% cost savings on their current freight rates across the various modes and lanes which they used. The Freight Management service and the TMS capability were compelling. When I was selling a Freight Management service a Cloud-Based TMS solution had not yet come of age. Logistics #Transportation #SupplyChain #SCM #Freight #TMS.

The Current State of the Shipping Capacity Crunch!

Supply Chain Game Changer

The damage from the overly active storms damaged both freight containers and trucks, and in Houston, the trucking industry is barely back to life. Similarly, construction spending is increasing, and overall demand on the existing logistics network will increase, says Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. With higher rates, comes tighter capacity as more carriers and shippers attempt to consolidate freight and eliminate deadhead. Logistics #SupplyChain #SCM #Freight #Business.

Supply Chain Compensation is on the Rise!

Supply Chain Game Changer

SCM #SupplyChain #Money #HumanResources. Freight and Logistics Guest Blog Post Human Resources Procurement Supply Chain Management HumanResources Money SCM supplychainSubscribe Here! Email Address. Blog post originally published by Argentus at [link] and permission to publish here provided by [link]. Argentus is a boutique recruitment firm focused on Supply Chain and Procurement.