The Takeaway from CSCMP Conference: The Data Problem Runs Deep

Talking Logistics

Alejandra Dorronsoro, Senior International Logistics Manager at Georgia Pacific Cellulose noted at the conference: “We spend so much time gathering data. If we can do that in hours, that can change our process and allow us to be innovative.”.

Insights from Ryder Innovate 2014

Talking Logistics

Source: “Sustainability and Green Initiatives in Transportation & Logistics,” Jason Mathers, EDF, Ryder Innovate 2014. Source: “Advances & Best Practices in Supply Chain Design,” Toby Brzoznowski, LLamasoft, Ryder Innovate 2014.

Supply Chain Innovation: The Path to Success!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Innovation is a team effort requiring collaboration and buy-in from all levels within an organization, and it’s especially true when it comes to bringing innovation to the supply chain. A Blueprint for Successful Supply Chain Innovation. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

March Logistics Market Snapshot from the Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics

LeanCor

The State of Georgia has experienced a record increase in both exports and imports for the fourth consecutive year. Georgia increased to the 11th largest exporting state from the 12th. Georgia’s PMI rose 6.7 New orders in Georgia rose 13.1 Georgia’s PMI is now 3.5 The March Edition of your Logistics Market Snapshot is now available! Download your free.PDF copy directly from our website [ HERE ].

December Logistics Snapshot from the Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics

LeanCor

We just received the December edition of the monthly Logistics Market Snapshot from our friends at the Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics. For more information, visit the Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics website. Please download your free.PDF copy directly from our website [ HERE ]. Black Friday became a billion-dollar online shopping day for the first time this year. increasing 15% to a record $1.20 billion.

January Logistics Snapshot from the Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics

LeanCor

For more information, visit the Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics website. The January Edition of your monthly Logistics Market Snapshot is now available! Please download your free.PDF copy directly from our website [ HERE ]. As always, included below are some selected encouraging statistics from this month’s edition: The construction market for domestic transportation infrastructure is expected to grow to $135.8 billion next year, a 5% increase over 2013.

Technology Innovation the Central Topic at NRF’s Retail’s Big Show 2019

RELEX Solutions

With about 36,500 in attendance from around the world, Retail’s Big Show is where retailers and vendors alike convene to stay atop the trends and innovations that will keep them competitive in an increasingly fast-changing industry.

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Barcoding, Inc. to exhibit and host three seminars at MODEX 2018

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

the supply chain efficiency, accuracy, and connectivity, will exhibit the company's innovative solutions and host three educational seminars at MODEX 2018, held April 9-12 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta Barcoding, Inc.,

Utility Supply Management Association Notes

Supply Chain View from the Field

I had the opportunity to speak to a group of utility companies and many of their direct suppliers at the annual Utility Supply Management Association in Savannah, Georgia, on Monday. ” One of the key elements of driving closer buyer-supplier relationships is the willingness to look at these types of issues, and to drive innovative solutions that define the measure of success. Energy Supply Chain Supply Chain Innovation Supply Chain Management Supply chain Relationships

Inventory Optimization: How to Handle Slow Movers

Supply Chain Nation

Do you know how many boxes of raspberry gourmet coffee Kroger should keep at their store in rural Georgia? You may be wondering why the number of raspberry gourmet coffee boxes Kroger has in their inventory at their store in rural Georgia even matters, but it does and here’s why: Inventory management is a critical part of every company’s supply chain and is a large part of the operating costs in all industries.

7 Incredible Benefits of Cloud-Based Logistics Management

Cerasis

Big enterprises might not be that open to innovations but are hypersensitive to cost and resource savings. Helen works and lives in Atlanta, Georgia.

2019 Logistics & Supply Chain Events to Attend in the US

EazyStock

You will also gain insight on new innovations and technological applications within the industry. Send your high-level executives to Miami for inspiration on digital innovations for efficient supply chain practices. Savannah, Georgia. Atlanta, Georgia.

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Strategic moves among logistics providers

Supply Chain Movement

they want logistics service providers to offer full service on a global scale and are demanding more technological innovation. Georgia. South Georgia and The South Sandwich Islands. When asked where their LSPs fall short most often, customers responded with ‘innovation’.

Breaking Down Perception Barriers to Women in Leadership

JDA software

Most recently, I joined the board of TAGed, the non-profit arm of the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG). Supply chain is a rewarding career with multiple facets and now with the new technology innovations that are being applied to supply chain, there’s always something new.

[INFOGRAPHIC] The Evolution and History of Supply Chain Management

Cerasis

The computerization of this data opened the door to a huge opportunity for innovations in logistics planning, from randomized storage in warehouses to optimization of inventory and truck routing. History of Supply Chain Management.

Mind Map for Order Management 2.0

Supply Chain Movement

Together with MP Objects, supplier of supply chain software, Supply Chain Movement has created a mindmap for innovative order management, including a handy description of the route and with road signs indicating potential hazards along the way. >>Please Georgia.

On-Demand Webcast – Supply Chain Transformation: Avaya’s Journey

Kinaxis

Through the use of technology as an enabler, Avaya was able to transform their supply chain into one centered on continuous improvement and innovation. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of North Carolina and Master’s in Industrial Engineering from Georgia Tech.

November Logisitics Market Snapshot

LeanCor

We just received our monthly Logistics Market Snapshot from our friends from Georgia Innovation Logistics. Georgia has been named as the state with the #1 bus iness climate in the Nation by Site Selection Magazine. For more information, visit the Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics website. Please download your free.PDF copy directly from our website [ HERE ].

Download now: 3PL Subway Map Europe 2016

Supply Chain Movement

they want logistics service providers to offer full service on a global scale and are demanding more technological innovation. Georgia. South Georgia and The South Sandwich Islands. When asked where their LSPs fall short most often, customers responded with ‘innovation’.

Late Night Thoughts on Productivity, Efficiency and Global Supply Chain Effectivness

Supply Chain Shaman

So many thoughts in my mind… Yesterday, I signed a contract for Robert Gordon, author of the book, Rise and Fall of American Growth to speak at the Supply Chain Insights Global Summit on September 5th-8th in Lake Oconee, Georgia (north of Atlanta). It is late. I cannot sleep.

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Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2015

Talking Logistics

The title of my presentation is Past Performance is No Guarantee of Future Results: Why Innovation Matters in a Fast-Changing World. We are currently seeing the rise of supply chain operating networks, the business equivalents of Facebook and LinkedIn, which are enabling communities of trading partners to communicate, collaborate, and execute business processes in more efficient, scalable, and innovative ways. 2015 Georgia Logistics Summit , March 31 – April 1, Atlanta, GA.

Mindmap for the Fashion & Luxury Goods Market

Supply Chain Movement

Georgia. South Georgia and The South Sandwich Islands. On the other hand, innovations such as wearable technologies are increasingly becoming a standard and technological advancement means that better, easy-to-implement IT tools are available to improve planning across the supply chain.

Mindmap for Global Logistics Integration

Supply Chain Movement

Georgia. South Georgia and The South Sandwich Islands. At the same time, a tsunami of technology innovations is flooding the business landscape, creating new possibilities but also more complexity.

Ending Academic Irrelevance: an Academic’s View on Logistics Research

The Logistics of Logistics

How are we helping you innovate or work more efficiently? How can academics and professionals become partners in advancing knowledge to benefit practice and enable innovation? Heather Monteiro is a Logistics instructor at Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Georgia; where she lives with her husband and four children. She is also a research assistant at Georgia Center for Innovation in Logistics, and has a personal research interest in all things transportation.

July Logistics Market Snapshot

LeanCor

We just received the July edition of the monthly Logistics Market Snapshot from our friends at the Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics. For more information, visit the Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics website. Please download your free.PDF copy directly from our website HERE.

Logistics Negotiation Study

The Logistics of Logistics

Heather is a Logistics instructor at Georgia Southern University and a researcher at the Georgia Center for Innovation in Logistics. Logistics Negotiations. How did you prepare for your last logistics negotiation? Did you practice your eagle eye glares so you could intimidate your carrier rep? Perhaps you thought positive thoughts and visualized great rates. There seems to be lots of opinions about logistics negotiation, but not very much research.

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Blue Ridge Named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s SDCE 100 Top Supply Chain Projects for 2016

Blue Ridge

ATLANTA, GEORGIA ( BUSINESS WIRE )-- June 28, 2016. Recognized for increasing inventory turns and improving working capital at major food service distribution company.

Managing the Three V’s of Logistics

Inbound Logistics

Page Siplon, executive director, Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics, addresses these factors and offers strategies for handling them A combination of factors such as increased competition and global security threats have increased the pressure on companies to improve logistics efficiencies.

The History of Supply Chain Management! (Infographic)

Supply Chain Game Changer

The computerization of this data opened the door to a huge opportunity for innovations in logistics planning, from randomized storage in warehouses to optimization of inventory and truck routing. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Managing the Three V’s of Logistics

Inbound Logistics

Page Siplon, executive director, Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics, addresses these factors and offers strategies for handling them A combination of factors such as increased competition and global security threats have increased the pressure on companies to improve logistics efficiencies.

MIT Research: The Effects of Dynamic Safety Stocks on Inventory and Service Levels

RELEX Solutions

in Supply Chain Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Joaquin has a bachelor’s degree in industrial and system engineering and a master in innovation from ITESM.

Who said supply chains are boring?: Trucks, Technology & Twitter.

Supply Chains Rock

27th, a convoy of dozens of hybrid trucks will be rolling through Atlanta on their way to the Hybrid Truck 2009 National Conference at the Georgia World Congress Center. As part of the conference, IBM will also be publishing its new study, Truck2020, which examines the critical role that next generation trucking will play in making cities, supply chains, retail businesses and many aspects of our planet smarter, greener and more innovative. Who said supply chains are boring?

The Texas Triangle

The Logistics of Logistics

The Texas Triangle is about the geographic size of Georgia and has the population of Florida, yet it is only about 25% of Texas’s land mass. Silicon Valley is still the undisputed king of technology innovation; however, expect the Silicon Hills to provide some stiff competition in the future.

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23 warehouse pros reveal the best ways for warehouses to control & reduce fulfillment costs

6 River Systems

“Our top way for warehouses to control and reduce fulfillment costs is…” The continuous measurement, refinement and innovation of manual processes. Doug studied Biology at Georgia Tech and has a masters in Logistics from Florida Tech.

Managing Supplier Risk: A Lesson from Parnell and Peanuts

EcoVadis

The sentence comes as a result of the late 2008-2009 salmonella outbreak linked back to PCA plants in Texas and Georgia. Suppliers can be a boon to both innovation and value creation in a company. The Peanut Corporation of America Salmonella Scandal. Let’s talk supplier risk management.