Making A Difference: Capital Logistics, Echo Global Logistics, & Descartes

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This episode features Greg Ackner, VP at Capital Logistics, Jay Gustafson, SVP of Marketplace Solutions at Echo Global Logistics, Read more Making A Difference: Capital Logistics, Echo Global Logistics, & Descartes.

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[Video] Making A Difference: Capital Logistics, Echo Global Logistics, & Descartes

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National Food Group Selects BluJay’s Transportation Management for Improved Logistics Execution and Customer Experience

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Holland, MI – June 24, 2020 – BluJay Solutions , a leading provider of supply chain software and services, announces that National Food Group has deployed BluJay’s Transportation Management platform for improved execution and customer service. National Food Group (NFG) has been partnering with foodservice professionals since 1990 to provide delicious, on-trend menu items, as well as reliable staples every kitchen needs. About National Food Group.

Getting Through the COVID-19 Crisis: Advice for Supply Chain and Logistics Professionals

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Back in December, when we were making supply chain and logistics predictions for 2020, none of us envisioned the situation the world finds itself in today due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more Getting Through the COVID-19 Crisis: Advice for Supply Chain and Logistics Professionals.

Editor’s Pick: Data is the New Fuel for Transportation and Logistics

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Note: Today’s post is part of our “Editor’s Pick” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics.

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

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Our Logistics Leaders for Type 1 Diabetes Cure Team jerseys are on order! Robinson, and Descartes Systems Group for your support! The post Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (August 23, 2019) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

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.

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.

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.

This Week in Logistics News (November 5-9, 2018)

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Our Logistics Leaders for Type 1 Diabetes Cure Team raised $58,706 this season — a new record! Robinson , Descartes Systems Group , MercuryGate , Transplace , Opus9 , Paragon , and TranzAct Technologies. Hub Group To Acquire CaseStack, Inc.

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

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 (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.

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.

China Logistics Blockchain System

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struck an agreement with e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and its payments affiliate Ant Financial Group , the WSJ Logistics Report’s Costas Paris writes, setting up a three-legged support system for technology meant to track goods across seaborne supply chains. TradeLens has a long list of logistics operators and ports signed up. Analytics ERP/Software LogisticsA China-based blockchain platform for the shipping sector is taking shape.

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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.

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.

The Platform Economy Powered by Logistics

Logistics Trends and Insights

A platform is a business model that creates value by facilitating exchanges between two or more interdependent groups, usually consumers and producers. But there are others and, like Amazon when goods are exchanged for money, logistics are involved.

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 (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%

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. 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 (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).

Doing Our Part To Help Logistics Companies Adapt to COVID-19

Freightos

And, through it all, logistics providers keep critical goods moving. Which is where the Freightos Group comes in. So when we got to thinking about how the Freightos Group can uphold our mission to make global trade frictionless during the pandemic, the answer was obvious.

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.

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?

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 (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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Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (June 26, 2020)

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Read more Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (June 26, 2020). The post Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (June 26, 2020) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

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?

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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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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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.

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.

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.

This Week in Logistics News (April 3-7, 2017)

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In this week’s supply chain and logistics news… BluJay Solutions Acquires Leading Mobility Solutions Provider Blackbay. World-Class Logistics Solutions providers MercuryGate and Banyan Technology Announce Integration Partnership. My garage door is crumpled. How did it happen?

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Chinese blockchain company VeChain announces partnership with ASI Group and DNV GL for cross-continental tracking of food and beverages

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VeChain, together with its strategic partner DNV GL, has announced a tripartite collaboration with ASI Group to initiate a cross-continental logistics and trades solution powered by the VeChainThor public blockchain for food & beverage industry.