What is Supply Chain Compliance and Why is it Important?

AB&R

The great news about supply chain compliance is that AB&R® makes it a breeze. Supply chain compliance may include things such as employee labor laws, hazardous material handling, and environmental concerns. But, in this article, our focus for supply chain compliance touches on the importance of barcode and labeling requirements. Labels and Supplies. A compliant barcode is just the first step to supply chain compliance. Hawaii.

Hurricane Florence: What We Know About the Year's First Major Storm

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Continue reading for the latest updates and forecasts about Florence and other impending storms, as well as a list of best practices to help your supply network weather the impact. Tropical storm Olivia has prompted storm warnings in Hawaii, with an expected 5-10 inches of flooding to affect the main islands. Forecasted Effects on Environment, Communities, and Supply Chains. The pork and poultry supply chains are also expected to be affected.

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Hurricane Florence: What You Need to Know About the Year's First Major Storm

Elementum

Continue reading for the latest updates and forecasts about Florence and other impending storms, as well as a list of best practices to help your supply network weather the impact. Tropical storm Olivia has prompted storm warnings in Hawaii, with an expected 5-10 inches of flooding to affect the main islands. Forecasted Effects on Environment, Communities, and Supply Chains. The pork and poultry supply chains are also expected to be affected.

Why McDonald's Is Switching to Fresh Beef

Supply Chain Brain

Sorry about your luck, Hawaii and Alaska. It’s the latest in a series of moves by the chain (which have included dollar menus and removing antibiotics from its chicken) to woo customers as competition increases in the food industry. Business Strategy Alignment Global Supply Chain Management Food & Beverage All Technology Sourcing/Procurement/SRM SC Planning & Optimization Home Page Latest News Home Page Slider News

The PPE Shortage Nightmare is Far From Over – It’s About to Get Worse

NC State SCRC

Given the lack of discussion in the media on supply chain shortages in healthcare, one would think that this crisis has been averted, and that shortages of Personal Protective Equipment, medicines, and hospital supplies is now a history lesson. This is particularly bad in states like Hawaii, Indiana, Ohio, Oklahoma, and Utah. In many cases, this means re-using gowns, N-95 masks, face shields, surgical supplies, and other materials.

Is knowing tomorrow “good enough”?

Kinaxis

Shouldn’t the same go for your supply chain ? Companies have invested hundreds of millions of dollars, pounds, euros and yen in supply chain planning systems since the late eighties. It is no secret that Microsoft Excel still remains the number one supply chain planning system in the world today. What if Bob wins the lottery tomorrow and decides that his golf swing needs some work… in Hawaii? appeared first on The 21st Century Supply Chain.

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LTL Carrier Profile: Con-Way Freight

The Logistics of Logistics

Menlo Worldwide Logistics is Con-Way’s supply chain division. Menlo provides supply chain solutions including: transportation management, warehouse management, and information technology. Con-Way Freight’s service area includes the continental United States, Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico. LTL Carrier Profile: Con-Way Freight. Con-Way Freight is the second largest less than truckload (LTL) carrier with approximately $3.3B in sales (estimated 2012).

Anything is Possible

BlueYonder

You may be wondering, that is great but what does that have to do with a “Wednesdays for Women” blog and what does it have to do with a supply chain company? My coach is a three-time IRONMAN World Championship participant which is the famous event that takes place annually in Hawaii. At JDA, we talk about our “moonshot” of the autonomous supply chain. The post Anything is Possible appeared first on Supply Chain Nation Blog. “Anything is Possible.”

LTL Carrier Profile: UPS Freight

The Logistics of Logistics

Domestic Package, International Package, and Supply Chain and Freight. In 1992, UPS acquired both Haulfast and Carryfast and rebranded to UPS Supply Chain Solutions. The new segment was rebranded as UPS Supply Chain Solutions. UPS Freight’s service area includes all of the United States including Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, U.S. LTL Carrier Profile: UPS Freight.

Advanced analytics meets social good: how Angel Flight West optimizes flight routes for families in need

AIMMS

They provide travel assistance with small planes at the regional level and work with commercial partners to arrange travel for patients in Hawaii and Alaska. The post Advanced analytics meets social good: how Angel Flight West optimizes flight routes for families in need appeared first on AIMMS - Supply Chain Management, Analytics, and Optimization Blog. There are many great examples where advanced analytics have contributed to social good.

Leveling the Playing Field for Small Businesses

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From the logistical challenges in smaller companies to the complexities in supply chains as they grow and mature into a full-blown enterprises, one’s fate in the business world is determined by how one responds to these challenges. With these constraints in human and financial resources, small companies must think of creative ways to manage their supply chains and take all the good opportunities that will help them deliver the best customer service.

Staying Ahead of Risks During Disasters

Material Handling and Logistics

But as the recent Hawaii volcanic eruptions, Hurricane Harvey and even the 2014 Atlanta “Snowmageddon” showed us, businesses must always expect the unexpected. Critical to ensuring business continuity is understanding the upstream impact of a disaster, specifically the effects on supply lines and inventory. These stopgaps can prove beneficial and allow for uninterrupted operations while working to re-establish your supply chain post disaster.

Leveling the Playing Field for Small Businesses

Elementum

From the logistical challenges in smaller companies to the complexities in supply chains as they grow and mature into a full-blown enterprises, one’s fate in the business world is determined by how one responds to these challenges. With these constraints in human and financial resources, small companies must think of creative ways to manage their supply chains and take all the good opportunities that will help them deliver the best customer service.

Anything is Possible

BlueYonder

You may be wondering, that is great but what does that have to do with a “Wednesdays for Women” blog and what does it have to do with a supply chain company? My coach is a three-time IRONMAN World Championship participant which is the famous event that takes place annually in Hawaii. At JDA, we talk about our “moonshot” of the autonomous supply chain. The post Anything is Possible appeared first on Supply Chain Nation Blog. “Anything is Possible.”

A Day to Honor Our Veterans

BlueYonder

My very first duty station was part of the NSGA (Naval Security Group Activity) in Kunia, Hawaii, (also known as the tunnel base). The post A Day to Honor Our Veterans appeared first on Supply Chain Nation.

Air Freight Explained: Calculating Costs and Price Trends

Freightos

DHL Global Forwarding actually got started by taking ocean freight documents by air to expedite release along a new West Coast-Hawaii ocean line. Whatever the product is, if there’s high international demand for a product that requires bolstering down a supply chain, it will generally be shipped by air. International Air Freight Shipping: Definition. Air cargo is used by global importers and exporters when they need to get goods somewhere rapidly and reliably.

What are Ecommerce Shipping Zones?

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. A shipment to Hawaii falls into Zone 45. appeared first on Supply Chain Game Changer™. Subscribe Here! Email Address. Shipping Zones article originally published by, and permission to publish here provide by Jake Rheude at redstagfulfillment.com. Carriers such as FedEx, UPS, and USPS use shipping zones to determine the shipping cost of a package. Zones relate closely (but often not exactly) to distance traveled.

Doing Business in the United States

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The last two states added were Alaska and Hawaii in 1959. The climate is mostly temperate, but Alaska is arctic, Florida and Hawaii are tropical, and the Great Plains are mostly arid or semi-arid. Supply Chain Infrastructure for Manufacturing. In 1776, 13 British colonies declared their independence and formed the United States. Over the next 150 years as the country expanded westward, the growing country added 37 additional states.

8 Inventory Costing Methods That You Might Not Know About

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Her supply chain is well documented and transparent for all to see. However, her production runs depends on raw materials that are susceptible to swings in supply and the weather. Melissa sells handicrafts from Mauritius at various festivals and fairs in Hawaii. Introduction. Inventory costing or valuation is an accounting concept that has a direct impact on your gross profit and thus taxable income.

Rhode Island Named Bottom State for Infrastructure and Transportation as US Underinvestment Takes Toll

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Hawaii. #33. Hawaii. For the logistics, shipping and supply chain industries this should be of the utmost concern, as the demand for the transit of goods is unlikely to diminish in an age where Amazon is the world's most powerful corporation and supply chains have become so globalised. Premium`: Freemium`: Channels: Supply Chain Freight Logistics Region: North America Article Type: Features & Opinion Publish as a report