Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (August 23, 2019)

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Enabling Innovation Groups To Sell More Effectively to Operations Leaders

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We do it throughout entire industries, enabling leaders to smooth-out their Supply Chains, lean-out their Logistics, optimize their Operations, and maximize their Manufacturing throughput, all with their existing teams and often disaggregated data sources. Don’t give Innovation Groups budgets.

Supply Chain Agenda of Pierre Mille, VP Group Planning & Customer Service Excellence at Carlsberg Group

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Pierre Mille, VP Group Planning & Customer Service Excellence, Carlsberg Group. For Pierre Mille, VP Group Planning & Customer Service Excellence, this was an opportunity to unleash its untapped value. “We are evolving towards a more customer centric supply chain”.

Port Logistics Group acquires e-commerce tech firm Whiplash

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Port Logistics Group , an omnichannel logistics services provider, has acquired Whiplash Merchandising, Inc. The move comes just over a year after Port Logistics Group took an ownership interest in Whiplash: since February 2018, Port Logistics Group has fulfilled more than 1.5 This brings Port Logistics Group’s warehouse space up to 6.3 Port Logistics Group is investing in the technology and software to further drive innovation.

The 4 Stages of Supply Chain Analytics

The Hackett Group provides a useful visual for describing the maturity stages. Again and again, the quality of supply chain and logistics. Supply Chain Data Maturity A Guide to Transformation. How Mature is Your Supply Chain?

This Week in Logistics News (January 28 – February 1, 2019)

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I was in Orlando, Florida this week moderating workshops for a logistics service provider client. That is the reality today in transportation management, and it applies to shippers, carriers, receivers, and other logistics partners.

Sorry, I’m Not Sure: Supply Chain and Logistics Predictions for 2018

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I will be wrong again,” I stated last year before making my supply chain and logistics predictions for 2017 , and I was right. UPS Joins Top Alliance To Create Blockchain Standards For Logistics. Kenco Group (a Talking Logistics sponsor) is a great example.

Logistics Executive Group launches Talent Scout service

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

This Week in Logistics News (March 25-29, 2019)

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Speaking of learning, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: Will Truckers Trade Futures? The post This Week in Logistics News (March 25-29, 2019) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

This Week in Logistics News (November 26-30, 2018)

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It’s been a busy couple of weeks in the supply chain and logistics realm, with lots of news related to global trade and technology. XPO Logistics Announces Consumer-Friendly Last Mile Tracking of Heavy Goods through Google Search.

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Removing the 3 Barriers to Building a Predictive Supply Chain

in Predictive Logistics ClearMetal Inc. 15-$20 billion annually, according to Boston Consulting Group (BCG). ability to harness this data and efficiently execute global logistics remains challenging. logistics has remained elusive. Predictive Logistics is.

Broman Group Chooses RELEX to Automate its Replenishment Processes

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Broman Group , a Finnish automotive spare parts and accessories company, has chosen RELEX to improve its supply chain processes. The family business has 62 stores, one established logistics center and another one opening in 2020. Broman Group was founded in 1965. Read PDF.

This Week in Logistics News (September 3-7, 2018)

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Here I am doing my standard Talking Logistics intro through one of my favorite filters: How awesome would it be to discuss blockchain or the capacity crunch in transportation using this filter for an entire episode? I joined Snapchat this week.

This Week in Logistics News (August 20-24, 2018)

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— As I’m on the road, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week, without commentary: U.S. Trillion Logistics Sector With Latest Contracts (BlockchainNews). Transporeon Group and TIM Consult join forces.

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This Week in Logistics News (March 4-8, 2019)

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And with that, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: Walmart Toughens Delivery Demands for Suppliers (WSJ – sub. P&G and Wayfair: More Shippers Taking Direct Control of Logistics Operations.

This Week in Logistics News (October 29 – November 2, 2018)

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In the meantime, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week, dominated by delivery and robots: Same-day delivery company Deliv raises $40 million in latest funding round (Reuters). Deutsche Post DHL Group and S.F.

The Convergence of Logistics and Commerce (and Social Networking Too)

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According to the article: Symphony, which helps companies like Gatorade and Hershey’s manage their web business, is doubling down on its logistics services [emphasis mine], by helping these brands enable faster shipping.

This Week in Logistics News (November 28 – December 2, 2016)

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Moving on, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: Transplace Acquires Canadian 3PL Lakeside Logistics. This week the company announced that it has acquired Lakeside Logistics, a Canadian-based logistics services company.

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This Week in Logistics News (September 29 – October 3, 2014)

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The MetaPack Group Acquires U.S. Menlo Logistics Announces Launch of New Brand and Website. According to the press release: enVista…has launched a joint venture with Fredman Design Group (Fredman), a nationally recognized interior design firm.

This Week in Logistics News (June 20-24, 2016)

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A beautiful woman passed away this morning, my wife’s aunt who we all loved, so I will be brief with my comments about this week’s supply chain and logistics news. Logistics in Transition: U.S. Business Logistics Costs Slow Considerably with 2.6%

Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (October 4, 2019)

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Read more Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (October 4, 2019). The post Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (October 4, 2019) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

This Week in Logistics News (April 30 – May 4, 2018)

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In the meantime, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: Richard Branson’s Virgin Hyperloop partners with backer DP World to launch logistics startup (TechCrunch). Logistics leader Prologis to acquire DCT Industrial for $8.4

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This Week in Logistics News (December 5-9, 2016)

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Back here on Earth, this week’s supply chain and logistics news… Nikola One Hydrogen-Electric Truck Revealed. Truckers applaud move to revert to pre-2013 Hours of Service regulations (Logistics Management). billion in Logistics in Mexico (Reuters).

This Week in Logistics News (February 20-24, 2017)

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Anyway, the net result is that I’m on limited time this morning, so I’ll just highlight this week’s supply chain and logistics news without commentary and catch up next week. XPO Logistics Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results.

This Week in Logistics News (April 2-6, 2018)

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As I look for my gloves and earmuffs, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: Trade dispute escalates as Trump threatens $100 billion more in China tariffs (Reuters). Ryder Acquires MXD Group to Support the Significant Growth in e-Commerce.

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The New Value Equation in Contract Logistics

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With all of the changes happening in the supply chain and logistics realm — whether it’s technology, regulations, mergers and acquisitions, new business models and competitors — is the value equation in contract logistics changing too?

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

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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.

This Week in Logistics News (September 19-23, 2016)

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Driverless vehicles, drones, and 3D printing — three emerging technologies that will ultimately impact supply chain and logistics processes — are the top headlines this week. PTV Group acquires DPS International Ltd.

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This Week in Logistics News (October 13-17, 2014)

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If you go back a decade ago, analysts like me urged companies to view logistics as a competitive weapon, but the advice fell mostly on deaf ears. Most companies viewed logistics as a cost center, with little strategic value; unfortunately, many companies still view logistics that way today.

Supply Chain Visibility: An Important Piece of the Logistics Puzzle

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Here are 3 specific reasons we see it as such an important piece of the logistics puzzle: Supply Chain Visibility = Business Intelligence. Steve Hitchings, Senior Vice President of IT at Kenco Group. Have you ever felt as if you are leading from the back of the pack?

Should My Organization Have a Demand Planning Group?

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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.

The Top 6 Trends in Logistics Impacting Shippers in 2017

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The election is over, but the race is just starting for logistics providers. From Amazon to hyper-local retailers, 2017 will be a year of intense scrutiny and pressure on logistics providers. The Top 6 Trends in Logistics Impacting Shippers in 2016. Logistics

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Merchants Market Group Implements Blue Ridge Supply Chain Planning Technology

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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.

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2017

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Editor’s Note: This is one of the most popular posts we publish every year: our list of supply chain and logistics events to attend in the coming year. Below is a short list of the supply chain and logistics conferences scheduled for 2017.

Digitalisation of Logistics Industry and its Impact

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With rapid growth in technology, the logistics industry across the globe is experiencing a paradigm shift with fast track development driven by unique innovation and sturdy growth in the evolution of technology.

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This Week in Logistics News (July 13-17, 2015)

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Now, this week’s supply chain and logistics news, which was dominated by transportation-related items: Are Imports Moving to the East Coast? The post This Week in Logistics News (July 13-17, 2015) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

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The Panama Canal Expansion: The Impact on Logistics Strategies and Operations

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What impact will this all have on logistics strategies and operations moving forward? According to research conducted by The Boston Consulting Group and C.H. Robinson, and Jennifer Bratton, partner and managing director in the Minneapolis office of The Boston Consulting Group — will address those questions and more in this timely and important episode you don’t want to miss! Supply Chain & Logistics Trends Upcoming Episodes C.H.

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