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.

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Aborn and Co.

Announcing our new Modern Supply Chain Solutions LinkedIn Group

River Logic Joins TBM Consulting Group at the American Supply Chain Summit

River Logic

River Logic is excited to announce that we will be joining TBM Consulting Group at the American Supply Chain Summit next week in Dallas, TX.

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Broman Group Chooses RELEX to Automate its Replenishment Processes

RELEX Solutions

Broman Group , a Finnish automotive spare parts and accessories company, has chosen RELEX to improve its supply chain processes. Broman Group chose RELEX to reduce the amount of manual work around ordering. Broman Group was founded in 1965. Read PDF.

Q&A with Bill Remy and Ken Koenemann of TBM Consulting Group, Inc

River Logic

This is a Q&A with Bill Remy, Chairman and CEO, and Ken Koenemann, Vice President of Technology and Supply Chain for TBM Consulting Group, Inc Background.

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New Capabilities Video: LeanCor Supply Chain Group

LeanCor

New Capabilities Video: LeanCor Supply Chain Group. The Business Development team recently completed a 4-minute capabilities video to tell the LeanCor Supply Chain Group story: Check it out and let us know what you think!

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Happy Holidays From LeanCor Supply Chain Group!

LeanCor

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TBM CONSULTING GROUP PARTNERS WITH RIVER LOGIC TO ENHANCE PRESCRIPTIVE ANALYTICS CAPABILITIES TO SUPPLY CHAIN CLIENTS

River Logic

DALLAS, January 30, 2018 - River Logic , a leading provider of prescriptive analytics technology, today announced its new partnership with TBM Consulting Group , an operations and supply chain consulting firm known for its Lean heritage and expertise in operational excellence.

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Smart Software and Visual Data Group Announce Strategic Partnership

The Smart Software

Smart Software announces the successful collaboration with Visual Data Group's Supply Chain Practice. The post Smart Software and Visual Data Group Announce Strategic Partnership appeared first on Smart Software.

DC Velocity: For Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America (MCFA) and LeanCor Supply Chain Group, the Feeling is Mutual

LeanCor

Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America (MCFA) and LeanCor Supply Chain Group simultaneously act as buyer and supplier to each other—to the benefit of both. Carrier Management Transportation Management supply chain insights

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Trump's Tariffs Anger US Manufacturers, Business Groups

Material Handling & Logistics

Manufacturers and business groups slammed President Donald Trump’s decision to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from the European Union, Canada and Mexico, warning of promised retaliation and calling it a tax on U.S. Trade groups weren’t the only ones complaining.

Group Purchasing Organizations: More Than a Healthcare Opportunity

AFFLINK

Historically, group purchasing organizations (GPOs) have been primarily utilized within the healthcare industry. A GPO is a group of businesses or organizations that come together to use their collective purchasing power to receive discounts from vendors.

Case Musti Group: Thriving in a Complex, Multinational, Supply Chain Environment

RELEX Solutions

Case Musti Group: Thriving in a Complex, Multinational, Supply Chain Environment. Musti Group at a Glance. Company name Musti Group Nordic Oy. – Matti Salmi, Purchasing Director, Musti Group Nordic. Store Service Manager, Musti Group Nordic.

Chainalytics and Drewry partner to create Ocean Buying Group for small and medium sized shippers

CHAINalytics

Atlanta, GA, 02 March 2018 – Chainalytics, a global leader in supply chain consulting, and Drewry, the global shipping consultancy, have partnered to launch an innovative ocean freight procurement solution for shippers.

S&OP: An Interview with Nari Viswanathan, Aberdeen Group

Logility

In case you missed it, I recently spoke with Aberdeen Group’s Nari Viswanathan about the change in S&OP strategy. Here is some of what we discussed. Best-in-class companies clearly differentiate themselves through the use of S&OP.

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Shockproof your global supply chain - Access Group white paper

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

This Access Group whitepaper looks at how organisations can manage and mitigate the impact of global disruptions Whether the shocks come from natural or political earthquakes, companies need to act quickly to protect from tremors being felt across their supply chain.

Structuring Your Demand Planning Group to Make its Greatest Contribution

Supply Chain Nation

Whether you are contemplating creating a demand planning group within your company, or questioning whether your current demand planning is as functional as possible, Part 2 of this 4-part series is aimed to help you navigate the hurdles of structuring your organization and its supported processes, so as to ensure your demand planning group is established and organized for its greatest chance of success.

Logistics Executive Group launches Talent Scout service

Logistics Middle East

The new service has been introduced to help employers in the MEA region cater to high demand for mid-level supply chain personnel

Supply Chain Agenda of Alessandro de Luca, SVP at Merck Group

Supply Chain Movement

Alessandro de Luca, Senior Vice President, Head of Global Supply Network Operations at Merck Group. I am responsible for the end-to-end global supply chain for Merck Serono, the group’s pharmaceutical division. ‘Real-time communication in order to be able to react fast is key’.

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JDA Special Interest Groups (SIGs) – Collaboration with a Twist…

Supply Chain Nation

As a professor and assistant chair in fashion merchandising at the Fashion Institute of Technology, State University of New York, I not only instruct my students on using the JDA ® Advanced Store Replenishment and JDA ® Allocation solutions, but I also participate in a few JDA Special Interest Groups (SIGs). Supply Chain Supply Chain Management allocation collaboration SIG Speicla Interest Groups

PCI Case Study: Hybrent’s Solution Revolutionizes Reporting & Streamlines Operations for One of the Largest Multi-Specialty Physician Groups in Iowa

Hybrent

Physicians’ Clinic of Iowa (PCI) is one of the largest private, multispecialty physician groups in Iowa, with locations in Cedar Rapids and Waterloo. The post PCI Case Study: Hybrent’s Solution Revolutionizes Reporting & Streamlines Operations for One of the Largest Multi-Specialty Physician Groups in Iowa appeared first on Hybrent. Case studies Case Study Materials Management System Physician Groups Reporting Supply Chain ManagementSITUATION.

Should My Organization Have a Demand Planning Group?

Supply Chain Nation

Having a group that is well organized and well positioned will increase the accuracy of the demand plan, as well as build trust that your company can successfully run with that plan. This 4-part series is both for those contemplating creating a demand planning organization, and for those who are questioning whether their current group is positioned to make its greatest contribution. We will first discuss whether a company should even have a standalone demand planning group.

Merchants Market Group Implements Blue Ridge Supply Chain Planning Technology

Blue Ridge

Blue Ridge , a global leader in cloud demand forecasting , planning, replenishment, allocation and analytics, today announced Merchants Market Group will implement Blue Ridge Supply Chain Planning. About Merchants Market Group.

Building A Demand Planning Group: Roles and Skillsets to Consider

Supply Chain Nation

Once you’ve decided your company will create a demand planning group and have determined what processes your organization will support , you can decide how to structure and staff it. As discussed in Part 2, there may be other functions combined with demand planning in your group. Here’s a general breakdown: For groups of 1-3, you simply need to give each person all roles. For groups larger than 10, you have the luxury of differentiating the roles.

Supply Chain News on Hackett Group with Annual Look at Top Procurement Priorities

Supply Chain Digest

Improving Analytic Capabilities Tops the List, as Budgets Expected to Barely Rise in 2019

Smartbox Group implements RELEX's Supply Chain Optimisation solution to maximise sales and increase operational efficiency internationally

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Smartbox Group, a global leader of the experience gift concept with shares in Europe, has selected RELEX Solutions' supply chain software to implement optimised supply chain processes for its rapidly growing global operation

ARC Advisory Group: Too Many TMS Systems Fail at Implementation

3GTMS

In this brief from ARC Advisory Group, researchers found that implementation rates for TMS systems have not drastically improved in recent years, especially when it comes to being fully functional by the project deadline.

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HCL Tech signs global alliance agreement with JDA Software Group

Supply Chain Network

From IIFL: “HCL Technologies, a leading global IT services provider, announced today that it has signed a global alliance agreement with the JDA Software Group, Inc, leader in supply chain management. This announcement expands HCL’s existing relationship with JDA thereby extending HCL’s offerings in professional services for industries such as retail, manufacturing, CPG and life sciences for the Americas and the Europe.

Ridgeline Property Group to develop 728,000 sq ft logistics centre in McDonough, GA

EFT

We look forward to engaging the 300,000 to 700,000 square foot prospects looking for a strategic South Atlanta location,” said Michael Gray, President of Ridgeline Property Group. Ridgeline Property Group continues to implement our company strategy of developing industrial facilities that are produced in A+ locations as well as product designed to accommodate the needs of today’s e-Commerce and distribution users,” added Greg Thurman, CEO of Ridgeline Property Group.

Port of Sohar's OICT expansion outlined by HPH group

Logistics Middle East

Oman International Container Terminal expansion plans outlined at supply chain conference

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IKEA Group commits to zero emissions targets for home delivery in five major cities by 2020

EFT

Inter IKEA Group, the worldwide IKEA franchisor, said in a press release that it “Commits to become climate positive by 2030, as well as to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions from the IKEA value chain by at least 15% in absolute terms, compared to 2016.”. By 2020 all our home deliveries in central Amsterdam, Los Angeles, New York, Paris and Shanghai will be by EV or other zero emission solutions," says Jesper Brodin, CEO, IKEA Group (Ingka Holding B.V.

Three Ways Material Handling Equipment Is Changing with Rise of E-Commerce

Talking Logistics

Guest Commentary Guest Commentary - Kenco Group Robots Warehouse Management business intelligence ecommerce Kenco Group material handling equipment MHE omnichannelAs online sales become increasingly popular, the growth of e-commerce has impacted every part of the supply chain, and material handling equipment (MHE) and fleet services are no different.

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The Morphing of Black Friday: An Interview with Joe Skorupa, Group Editor-In-Chief, RIS News

Supply Chain Nation

Joe Skorupa, Group Editor-In-Chief for RIS News , recently spoke with Supply Chain Nation as part of our Expert Insights series to share his views on Black Friday, Cyber Monday and other holiday shopping issues.

UK’s Largest Independent Buying Group & Top N. Ireland Wholesaler Both Sign With RELEX Solutions

RELEX Solutions

Today’s Group and Savage & Whitten Optimize Operations with RELEX Space Planning. With a buying power in excess of £5.7Bn, and the largest network of independent cash and carry wholesalers in the UK, Today’s Group chose RELEX Solutions’ space planning solution to improve its visualisation and reporting. Today’s Group selected RELEX because it offers best-of-breed solutions and an unrivalled depth of industry expertise. Read PDF.

Mobile Robotics in the Warehouse

Talking Logistics

Chris Hess is Director Supply Chain Solutions at Kenco Group. Guest Commentary Guest Commentary - Kenco Group Robots Warehouse Management Amazon Robotics Kenco Group mobile robotics warehousingThe concept of mobile robotics is not a new one.