Supply chain attacks on the rise as one of the biggest new threat vectors as organisations scramble to close gaps

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

the cloud-delivered endpoint protection solutions provider, has announced the results of its global supply chain survey, Securing the Supply Chain, produced by independent research firm Vanson Bourne CrowdStrike Inc.,

Five Things I Have Learned About Global Supply Chain Planning

Supply Chain Shaman

Regional supply chain companies are attempting to define global requirements. They are well versed in requirements for regional supply chain planning, but they are attempting to redefine their processes and be more global. Five Lessons in Building Global Planning Organizations.

Navigating the Ever-Changing Global Trade Landscape

Talking Logistics

You can’t go a day without seeing global trade in the news, whether it’s new tariffs, trade agreements, NAFTA, BREXIT, or similar items. How does global trade content help with this process? What’s Happening in Global Trade? I started our discussion by asking what is currently happening in global trade. Brendan points out that perhaps the biggest news is that global trade is actually in the news. Global Trade Content in Action.

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How Disruptive is Global E-Commerce? More Than You Think

Talking Logistics

Let me tell you how international e-commerce is changing one buying pattern and why it will reshape global logistics operations and government import regulations. A Global E-Commerce Story. Global E-Commerce: Six Likely Changes. The post How Disruptive is Global E-Commerce?

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Removing the 3 Barriers to Building a Predictive Supply Chain

The fundamental challenge is the complexity of global trade, which relies on a chain of. Yet despite mountains of data available in today’s global supply chain, the. ability to harness this data and efficiently execute global logistics remains challenging.

How to Optimize Port Throughput in Global Supply Chains

The Network Effect

Ports play a critical role in international trade, yet they remain major sources of friction in global supply chains. The post How to Optimize Port Throughput in Global Supply Chains appeared first on The Network Effect.

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Key learnings from Supply Chain Insights’ Global Summit

AIMMS

It was a pleasure to attend this month’s Supply Chain Insights Summit in Philadelphia. The conference, organized by Supply Chain Shaman Lora Cecere and her team, was structured around a compelling theme: “imagine the supply chain of 2030.”

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Improving Global Freight Process Management

Talking Logistics

Many companies operating in the United States have achieved an inclusive look into their transportation spend, but unfortunately many companies that do business on a global level have struggled to achieve full freight process management. Tracking global commerce activity across the entire transportation lifecycle – beginning with planning, including execution, and through settlement—is key for businesses to thrive on a global level.

Assessing Tobacco’s Global Environmental Footprint

SCM Research

“Cigarette production and consumption have seen dramatic growth in recent decades and although the health effects of smoking are widely recognized, its impacts on the environment are largely overlooked”, the authors of a new World Health Organization report argue, which is titled Cigarette Smoking: An Assessment of Tobacco’s Global Environmental Footprint Across Its Entire Supply Chain (pdf).

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The Customs Warehouse: Smoothing the Global Supply Chain

The Network Effect

Customs warehouses provide valuable services to companies managing global supply chains, adding flexibility and capacity and they can help ensure. The post The Customs Warehouse: Smoothing the Global Supply Chain appeared first on The Network Effect. The Network Effect Warehousing customs distribution global supply chains warehousing

Get more “aha” moments in your S&OP Meetings

technology globally Share data sets and results. Sales & Operations Industry Report How the right enabling technology. helps you improve margins and. get more "Aha" moments. during S&OP meetings Buyer's Guide for Sales. Operations Planning.

Globalization? Or Globaloney?

Supply Chain Insights

Recently, as I prepared to market our Supply Chain Insights Global Summit, I was introduced to Professor Pankaj Ghemawat’s concepts, and guess what? The world isn’t flat; and globalization and trade is changing. How could anyone that’s involved in Global Business miss this?”.

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Digitizing the Global Supply Chain

Talking Logistics

Podcast version (click to play): The post Digitizing the Global Supply Chain appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

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Infographic: 5 Steps for a Successful Global TMS Implementation

TMC

How can global shippers most efficiently distribute products to an extremely diverse, multinational customer base? To accomplish it, many turn to global logistics solutions that blend transportation management system (TMS) technology with supply chain expertise.

Deep Dives on 2017 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains- Prediction One: Global Economic Activity

Supply Chain Matters

The following Supply Chain Matters blog begins our series of deep dives into each of our previously unveiled ten 2017 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains. At the start of the New Year, our parent, the Ferrari Consulting and Research Group along with our Supply Chain Matters blog as a broadcast medium, provides a […].

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Real time analytics for your S&OP Meetings?

technology globally Share data sets and results. Sales & Operations Industry Report How the right enabling technology. helps you improve margins and. get more "Aha" moments. during S&OP meetings Buyer's Guide for Sales. Operations Planning.

2017 Global Industry Outlook

Supply Chain Link

Global Supply Chain Export Freight Forwarding Import2016 will go down as one of the most memorable years in international trade. The West Coast ports were still working to gain the trust of shippers after the port strike in 2015.

Labeling Solutions for Global Expansion

Loftware

Staying competitive means expanding globally, though what seems like a small and insignificant component of the supply chain might be holding you back. In today’s world, your business can’t afford to remain local. It isn’t just because you have customers across the world – your suppliers might be located an ocean away. Labeling

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6 maps that explain global supply chains

The Network Effect

We all know that supply chains are becoming more and more global, but how often can we actually see them becoming more global? The site vox.com has compiled 38 maps that explain the global economy. 1: How Sugar Circulates Globally.

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Will Brexit Beat Up Global Supply Chains?

The Network Effect

The post Will Brexit Beat Up Global Supply Chains? SCM Supply Chain Management The Network Effect automotive Brexit EU global supply chains supply chain UKThe United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union has sent shock waves around the globe as businesses and governments. appeared first on The Network Effect.

The 4 Stages of Supply Chain Analytics

to cleaning and instantly analyzing granular events at a global scale unlock. Supply Chain Data Maturity A Guide to Transformation. How Mature is Your Supply Chain? Digital transformation is now a central theme in the industry. This isn’t. breaking news, but it is new for the industry.

Watch the 2017 Global Summit Live on SEP 6-7

Supply Chain Shaman

Open up this post to watch the Supply Chain Insights Global Summit 2017 on September 6 & 7: metrics that matter Supply chain excellence

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Interesting Facts & Financial Breakdown of the Global Logistics Market

Cerasis

In this infographic you will learn, for example, that the global market value for logistics has surpassed $4trillion. You will also learn: Interesting global logistics facts. Underneath, you will then see the full infographic explaining the Global Logistics Marketplace. The global logistics industry has grown significantly while logistics has become an important part of the business economic system and major global economic activity in recent years.

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7 Guidelines to Achieving Growth Through Globalization

The Network Effect

Global headlines anticipating growth through globalization are plentiful. US brands targeting global growth. Alibaba to expand global footprint. Globalization looks attractive but it is a long shot from a walk in the park. Nicolas A. Tonelli/Flickr.

2018 Prediction Deep Dive: Make America Great and Changing Global Trade Policies Will Provide a Challenging Landscape for U.S. and Global Manufacturers

Supply Chain Matters

Supply Chain Matters provides a deep-dive perspective on the ten outlined 2018 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains unveiled in mid-December. In this installment, we dive into 2018 Prediction Six: Make America Great and Changing Global Trade Policies Will Provide a Challenging Tactical and Strategic Landscape for U.S. and Global Manufacturers.

Combating the Growing Risk and Uncertainty of Global Trade

Talking Logistics

Globalization has been going on for a long time, but it continues to morph and shift in different directions. When you look at recent developments, like Brexit and the trade views of President Trump, do companies need to approach globalization differently moving forward?

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SCM Global 50: Best Global Supply Chain Blogs

Supply Chain Opz

Managing the smooth flow of material and information in global supply chain context has been a business challenge for many years and many companies tries to find the new ways to take the advantage of the shift of global economy. Then, this article will show you some good resources that will help you handle the complexities in global scm. Global supply chain environment is dynamic and many issues changes quickly.

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Optimizing Liberty Global’s Supply Chain: An Interview with Willem Vesters

AIMMS

Liberty Global is the world’s largest international TV and broadband company with operations in more than 30 countries. We had the pleasure to speak with Willem Vesters, Liberty Global’s VP Global Supply Chain Planning, to learn more about their optimization journey.

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BluJay Solutions Updates Global Trade Network Platform

BluJay Solutions

Find out how BluJay’s Global Trade Network version 18.2 is optimizing global supply chain management in Global Trade Magazine. The post BluJay Solutions Updates Global Trade Network Platform appeared first on BluJay Solutions.

Tips for Global Expansion (Part 2)

ModusLink Corporation

There is so much more to global expansion than simply operating with a different currency. The post Tips for Global Expansion (Part 2) appeared first on ModusLink Global Solutions. Global & Responsive Commerce global ecommerce global expansion global market

Global Trade Management Seminar

Supply Chain Movement

Global Trade Management Seminar. Amber Road invites you to this free one-day seminar to learn from a group of first-class trade experts on global trade management innovations, best practices and the top compliance matters. Date: 12 May 2016. Venue: Hilton Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.

5 pieces to the global capacity management puzzle

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Bill DuBois Recently I was watching a video interview with David Thomas, the Director of Global Capacity Planning for Ford Motor Company. Among other things, he’s been leading the charge at Ford to deliver a global capacity management solution.

Risk Management in Global Supply Chains

Enterra Insights

Managing day-to-day operations in a global supply chain is no easy task. The post Risk Management in Global Supply Chains appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Big Data Business Cognitive Computing Connectivity Globalization Risk Management Supply Chain

4 Infographics Showing How Technology Is Transforming Global Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Cerasis

Purchasing and supply executives predict that the global manufacturing industry will continue to expand. 4 Technologies Changing Global Manufacturing, As Told in 4 Infographics. Analytics tools help global manufacturing engineers optimize use of machinery.

Fragmentation and Regionalization are Changing Globalization

Enterra Insights

The post Fragmentation and Regionalization are Changing Globalization appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Business Globalization Supply ChainTo succeed in the world you have to understand the world. That’s a tall order since the world is in … Continued.

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Seven Reasons to Attend the Supply Chain Insights Global Summit

Supply Chain Insights

We hope to see you at the Supply Chain Insights Global Summit 2018. Supply chain excellence digital innovation digital revolution future of supply chain Supply Chain Insights Global SummitThis week, we celebrate the sixth anniversary for Supply Chain Insights. I never wanted to start the company, but when Gartner bought AMR Research, I thought the market needed an alternative. We provide focused and independent research for the business leader.

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