Innovation maze

Supply Chain Movement

How can you identify the innovations that will really take your company forward? These technologies also receive plenty of attention at conferences and events which promise – usually implicitly – to guide delegates through the innovation maze.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Manufacturing Innovation Hubs Revitalize American Manufacturing

Cerasis

We have an employment skills gap , an uncoordinated approach to nurturing innovation, and an export imbalance. government is following suit by establishing a network of manufacturing innovation hubs throughout the country. The NNMI is the infrastructure for the innovation network.

Join us at the Global Manufacturing Supply Chain Innovation Summit in Singapore

Loftware

Loftware is delighted to be part of the 9 th Global Manufacturing Supply Chain Innovation Summit taking place in Singapore on May 30-31 2019.

Why customer experience is driving supply chain innovation

BluJay Solutions

Keeping up with the now economy means innovating to meet growing consumer demands and delivering on customer experience. The post Why customer experience is driving supply chain innovation appeared first on BluJay Solutions.

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.

2018 EFT Global Logistics Report: Innovation and Technology Are Paving the Way Forward

Supply Chain Nation

This year’s Eye for Transport (EFT) Global Logistics Report shows increased momentum and optimism more than ever. This strategy has been replaced in 2018 with gaining more business from existing customers, through existing customers’ growth and innovation. Breaking the Innovation Trap.

Continuous delivery drives continued supply chain innovation

Kinaxis

If it’s been too long to remember, you’re likely lagging behind when it comes to supply chain innovation. Innovation is happening all around us, and at a pace so fast, it may make your head spin. Miscellanea Supply chain management supply chain innovationby Alexa Cheater.

2nd Annual Global Supply Chain & Innovation Summit

Supply Chain Movement

2nd Global Supply Chain & Innovation Summit. URL: c-parity.com/CP/2nd-annual-global-supply-chain-innovation-summit/. Innovation in Supply Chain Trends for Driving Business Improvement. Innovation in supply chain and procurement management is needed more than ever. Companies and their supply chains need to become more innovative if they are to deal with the complexity of today’s environment and succeed in creating more value for their shareholders.

Webinar: Newest Software Innovations (and Pay-Offs) for the Global Food Supply Chain

3GTMS

The post Webinar: Newest Software Innovations (and Pay-Offs) for the Global Food Supply Chain appeared first on 3GTMS.

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How do we Drive Invention to Innovation in Planning?

Supply Chain Shaman

At the event, James Rice, MIT, spoke on innovation, and his reflections on Clayton Christensen’s 1997 classic business book, the Innovators Dilemma. This is disruptive innovation. The spark from Invention to Innovation is slow.

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

2 “Korn Ferry Global Survey: Artificial Intelligence (AI) Reshaping the Role of the Recruiter.” leading investors such as Google, Randstad Innovation. The next. wave of. AI-led. recruiting Four ways machines are enabling their. human counterparts to hire smarter.

3 Benefits of Innovating Global Supply Chains

CH Robinson Transportfolio

Earlier this year we talked about tips for hosting an innovation challenge. Today, we will dig into why investing in innovation matters. Driving a culture of innovation is essential to our growth. The idea of innovation is not new to C.H. Living a culture of innovation.

Innovation key to creating successful global supply chains

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Budding managers can learn how to successfully lead supply chains of the future by creating cultures of innovation and adopting latest technologies, in all sectors of their organisation. This is one of many areas covered in the University of London’s latest degree programme, the MSc in Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics

Innovating Spare Parts Logistics

Logistics Trends and Insights

Meanwhile, in 2016, UPS announced a distributed, on-demand manufacturing network that links its global logistics network with 3D printers at more than 60 UPS Stores across the U.S By Ian Kerr, The Postal Podcas t and Cathy Morrow Roberson.

How Car Technology Innovations Will Transform Logistics

Cerasis

At least 18 companies globally are racing to get ahead in the driverless car market, which promises to radically transform transportation. The post How Car Technology Innovations Will Transform Logistics appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

How to Create Collaborative Innovation with Suppliers!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Our organization’s products, customers, and profit, are ultimately a byproduct of the global supply chain networks that operate on a daily basis to add value through collaboration. Supplier bases are a great source of potential innovation. What is Collaborative Innovation? .

Supply Chain Innovation: The Latest Gartner Supply Chain Predictions

ToolsGroup

Two presentations where top-down thinking was clearly evident: Johannes Giloth, Senior Vice President Global Operations of Nokia Networks , described how they reinvented themselves from a handset maker to B2B network provider.

Supply Chain Innovations Elevates Global Immunization Coverage

Llamasoft

The post Supply Chain Innovations Elevates Global Immunization Coverage appeared first on LLamasoft. Ground-breaking supply chain techniques are contributing to more children being immunized worldwide than ever before. An immunization supply chain involves the actual physical movement of immunizations from manufacturers to health facilities for routine and ‘campaign’ delivery.

Global Trade Management and Best Practices

QAD

Global trade management practices done right can leverage detailed data to help you make proactive, informed decisions that move the business forward. What is Global Trade Management? The post Global Trade Management and Best Practices appeared first on QAD Blog.

Labeling at the Speed of Innovation

Loftware

Few industries are as vast, global, complex, and competitively-intense as the electronics industry. Electronics is an industry where change is continuous, and innovation ongoing.

New Research from BluJay Solutions Finds Customer Experience Overtakes Cost as Top Supply Chain Differentiator and Innovation Driver

BluJay Solutions

Report explores the driving forces behind supply chain innovation and priorities. Commissioned by BluJay and conducted by Adelante SCM, in partnership with the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP), the research explores key topics including customer experience, technology investments, barriers to innovation, partner connectivity, and data in the context of supply chain and logistics innovation.

Enabling Innovation Groups To Sell More Effectively to Operations Leaders

ThroughPut

Whether it is access to data, maneuvering around competing innovation objectives, tracking down actual factory-floor operators, or involving oft-neglected procurement groups, there are internal bottlenecks everywhere. Innovation Groups do not have natural internal operations-savvy salespeople.

Innovations that drive business decisions forward

DELMIA Quintiq

Guy Kawasaki, former Chief Evangelist at Apple, talked about the ways in which companies could think about new methods of driving innovation.

New Research Finds Customer Experience as Key Driver to Supply Chain Innovation

BluJay Solutions

BluJay and Adelante SCM team up on new research, revealing customer experience as key driver for modern supply chain logistics innovation. The post New Research Finds Customer Experience as Key Driver to Supply Chain Innovation appeared first on BluJay Solutions.

How Do We Know National Network for Manufacturing Innovation is Working? Because China is Copying It.

Cerasis

Editor's note: This is a guest blog from our friend Adam Nager from the Information Technology & Innovation Foundation or ITIF. In this post, Adam discusses the National Network for Manufacturing Innovation or NNMI and how it relates to the Made in China 2025 initiative. . In addition, Made in China 2025 contains provisions for creating 40 Manufacturing Innovation Centers by 2025. What Is National Network for Manufacturing Innovation?

Logistics, Innovation, and the Future

Enterra Insights

Daniel Gagnon, Vice President of Marketing, Global Logistics and Distribution, at UPS, writes, “This fast-paced, new world of change in logistics is happening because businesses and consumers are demanding better (faster) service at a lower-cost-to-serve.”[1] ”[1] He believes all of these innovations are good things. “More than any other time in history,” he concludes, “technology and innovation are here to make it happen.”

Eyes on Innovation: 3 Supply Chain Innovation Themes to Watch

TMC

We’re sharing his original post here because supply chain innovation is a relevant topic. Innovation is all about thinking creatively and developing new solutions to universal challenges. That’s why it’s so important—and interesting—to stay on top of supply chain innovation.

Going circular to reduce global waste

DELMIA Quintiq

In the first blog post of this series , I examined the question: Can circular supply chains help solve our global waste problem? In short, the answer is yes – circular supply chains can help solve our global waste problem, but there are multiple caveats with no easy or quick fix.

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5 lessons from leading a blockchain social innovation project

Provenance

I was attracted by the opportunity to lead a multilateral innovation project called Trado that had an amazing vision and potential for massive impact –working with companies such as Unilever and Sainsbury’s. Innovation relies on leaders taking big visions for a bigger purpose.

Globalization, Capitalism, Technology, and Emerging Markets

Enterra Insights

The post Globalization, Capitalism, Technology, and Emerging Markets appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Business Globalization Innovation Supply Chain Technology“Capitalism is under attack,” Eric Beinhocker and Nick Hanauer write.

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Unlocking Innovation from Your Supply Chain – Lessons from Formula 1 Racing

ivalua

The theme of the evening was “Unlocking Innovation from your Supply Chain” with presentations and discussion focused on insights, knowledge sharing and learning from the F1 Grand Prix Pit Stops. Alex Saric, Ivalua’s CMO, describing the tangible financial impacts of supply chain innovations.

Creating an Innovative Supply Chain

Enterra Insights

An oft-heard business battle cry is: Innovate or die! Weaver observes, “We have seen many businesses over the past several years run into problems due to a lack of supply chain innovation, slow reaction to changing market conditions and a resistance to change.” ” What drives supply chain innovation? Edwin Lopez ( @EdwinLopezT37 ), editor of Supply Chain Dive , asked a number of supply chain professionals, “What drives supply chain innovation?”

Lead Logistics Provider Capabilities Will Require Customized Innovation

NC State SCRC

With the onset of cloud computing, automation, and machine learning, organizations are integrating their global supply chains, they are finding themselves with more transactional data than they could have ever imagined.

Building a Business Case for Supply Chain Innovation

Supply Chain @ MIT

Featured Innovation artificial intelligence in supply chains GCLOG certificate at MIT IoT MIT Center Transportation & Logistics MIT Global SCALE Network Supply chain innovation using big data in supply chains

Campbell’s Soup Innovative Supply Chain Training

Logistics Viewpoints

But that is what Campbell Soup has done, they have put in place an innovative supply chain training program. The Campbell Soup Company is a global food company with a range of products, including soups, simple meals, snacks and healthy beverages. The post Campbell’s Soup Innovative Supply Chain Training appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Many companies send their employees to leading supply chain conferences.

Get Your Reality Check – A Supply Chain Technology Innovation Benchmark Study

Amber Road

As technology evolves and disrupts our industry, it is important to take a step back and get a “reality check” on the usefulness of these technologies, especially as leaders are looking for new innovative technologies to give their companies a competitive advantage in the market.

Top 10 Supply Chain Innovations of 2018

Material Handling & Logistics

In that spirit, we’ve combed the MH&L archives for the most innovative supply chain developments of the past year, as reported in our print magazine, on our website, in our e-newsletters, or our various social media channels.