E-commerce in India: Optimizing Your Omnichannel Strategy


Some analysis and research can help brands satisfy their customers while keeping distribution costs in … The post E-commerce in India: Optimizing Your Omnichannel Strategy appeared first on Chainalytics.

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India’s Inland Waterways Transportation


The post India’s Inland Waterways Transportation appeared first on Chainalytics. Blog Transportation Chainalytics India's Inland Waterways NHAI Rohit Prasad Sarma Supply Chain

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India’s Biggest Supply Chain Challenges in 2020


India’s economy is entering a year of uncertainty. India’s historic massive economic growth has been decelerating for some time now. The quarter ending September 2019 had the country’s slowest growth in the past six years … The post India’s Biggest Supply Chain Challenges in 2020 appeared first on Chainalytics. It is vital for supply chain leaders to understand the challenges before them and position themselves well to overcome them.

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A Fast, Scalable Distribution Strategy for Leading Fashion Retailer in India


India’s thriving middle class is creating vast opportunities beyond the country’s largest cities that smart companies are tapping into to boost profits. One fashion retailer called on Chainalytics to help revamp its distribution network to reach those markets at an accelerated pace with thousands of new retail locations and a B2B plan to distribute product … The post A Fast, Scalable Distribution Strategy for Leading Fashion Retailer in India appeared first on Chainalytics.

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Is it Advantage Organized Retail in India?

Logistics Trends and Insights

Guest post by a former UPS colleague and now independent consultant with a particular specialty in India, e-commerce and retail. Organized retail is 7% of the total retail market in India – compared to upwards of 85% in the US – and is expected to grow to 10% in 2020.

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How to Design Successful “Swachh Bharat” (Clean India) Supply Chains


Consultant, Integrated Demand & Supply Planning | Chainalytics “Swachh Bharat Abhiyan” — also known as the “Clean India Mission” — is one of the major initiatives that Indian Prime Minister Modi announced in October 2014 on Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday. One … The post How to Design Successful “Swachh Bharat” (Clean India) Supply Chains appeared first on Chainalytics.

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Managing a Large Recall in India Pharmaceutical Supply Chain


The post Managing a Large Recall in India Pharmaceutical Supply Chain appeared first on Chainalytics. Blog What's New Chainalytics FDC Ban Fixed Dose Combinations India Pharma pharmaceutical recalls Recall Supply Chain Operations Vikas Argod

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Transportation Procurement in India


The post Transportation Procurement in India appeared first on Chainalytics. By Linsa Godwin Sathiamoses | Consultant, Transportation, Chainalytics | Procuring transportation services is an important activity on the supply chain calendar.

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Eliminating Excess Inventory in India & China for Fortune 500 Food Manufacturer


Chainalytics helped a global food manufacturer optimise its inventory levels for a number of SKUs in India and China resulting in reduced working capital requirements and less product waste.

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Will It or Won’t It? The $1.5 Trillion Question of India’s Tax Reform


By Mayur Vamanan, Director of Consulting, Chainalytics India Growing up, I spent my summer vacations with my grandparents. Trillion Question of India’s Tax Reform appeared first on Chainalytics. Blog S&OP Supply Chain Design Supply Chain Operations What's New APAC India India Tax Reform Mayur Vamanan Supply ChainAt bed time, my Paati (Tamil, for grandmother) would tell my siblings and I the most interesting stories.

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India’s tiger unleashed: Supply chain design under GST


By Mayur Vamanan, Director of the Supply Chain Consulting at Chainalytics India. After spending 11 years in various states of limbo, the Constitution Amendment Bill to institute a single Goods & Service Tax (GST) has passed both houses of Parliament in India and signed by President Pranab Mukherjee. It’s a done deal and is expected … The post India’s tiger unleashed: Supply chain design under GST appeared first on Chainalytics.

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Roadblocks to Sustainable Logistics in India’s Auto Industry

Supply Chain @ MIT

Driven by increases in both domestic demand and technological sophistication, India has become a major manufacturing hub for autos. Featured Strategy Sustainability Transportation Uncategorized auto industry supply chains car manufacturing in India Malaysia Institute Supply Chain Innovation sustainable supply chainsBut the industry still faces many complex logistics challenges.

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Supply Chain Success in India: How to Choose the Right Site Locations


… The post Supply Chain Success in India: How to Choose the Right Site Locations appeared first on Chainalytics.

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Modular Refrigeration Units Could Reduce Cold Chain Costs in India

Supply Chain @ MIT

A team of MIT and Harvard University students won the first-ever MIT Food and Agribusiness Innovation Prize this month for an idea to make India’s temperature-controlled supply chain for food — or cold chain — more affordable.

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How GST (Goods and Services Tax) Has Affected Logistics in India!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Right after demonetization, another big thing that came to India was the implementation of GST (Goods and Services Tax). The logistics sector in India is worth $130 million and the number is gradually increasing with a passing day. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

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Importance of Technology on India’s Supply Chain Management

20Cube Logistics

Around 14 percent of GDP spent on logistics sector annually in India as compared to only around 5 percent of GDP in the developed countries logistics sector. Also, India’s ranking has reached the 44 th position in 2018 as compared to 54 th ranking in 2014. are also coming to India.

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Currency in India: Current State of Disruption, Confusion, and Economic Slowdown

CH Robinson Transportfolio

Currency in India: Current State of Disruption, Confusion, and Economic Slowdown.Transportfolio. Two of India’s major currency denominations have been withdrawn since November 8. India is, by large, a cash economy.

Conducting Business in India? Chances Are that You Could Be by 2025

CH Robinson Transportfolio

If projections and recent rhetoric are to be believed, India will join China as the only non-North American countries in the $500 billion club by 2025. Shippers around the world seem fairly optimistic about growing their engagement with India. The post Conducting Business in India?

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Made in India: an Impossible Dream or A Reachable Star?

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

In February, 2016, India unveiled the world’s cheapest smartphone “Freedom 251” that sells for US$ 4! Not only are the Indians excited about this phone, Prime Minister Modi embraces this phone because it supports his “Made in India” and “Digital India” initiatives.

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Xiaomi's Success in India Could Impact the Global Supply Chain


India is becoming a battleground for market share among smartphone makers — and success will come down to supply chain. India is the world’s second-largest—and fastest growing—smartphone market in the world. Such results didn’t stop Xiaomi from taking chances with India.

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Unrest in India and the Impact on Global Supply Chains

CH Robinson Transportfolio

Recent protests in Northern India states resulted in the mass blockade of key roadways, national highways, and the railway system. Movement of containers to and from Northern India have been affected and will likely remain that way for the next couple of weeks.

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Afternoon Coffee: Coronavirus, China and supply chain delays; Tesla batteries; Apple, Taiwan and India; vertical farming


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Tighten Up: India and China boost medical device regulations


India and China have both recently introduced new regulation that will impact medical device manufacturers. India’s Department of Pharmaceuticals released a document titled “National Medical Device Policy, 2015” that delineates a new pricing structure for medical devices.

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How to Reap the Supply Chain Benefits in India’s GST


With the political impasse over the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill in India’s last parliament session, the new launch date now seems to be 12 to 18 months away. […]. The post How to Reap the Supply Chain Benefits in India’s GST appeared first on Chainalytics. By Prateek Chauhan | Manager, Supply Chain Strategy, Chainalytics After all the brouhaha, April 1, 2016 will still be celebrated only as All Fools Day!

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Is Walmart Really Ready to Take on Logistics In India?

Supply Chain View from the Field

Today’s Wall Street Journal printed a great story on the challenges that Walmart faces as it grows its logistics network in India. The article notes how India is the second-largest producer of fruits and vegetables in the world, but that one-third of the produce rots because of its horrendous logistics infrastructure. Middlemen, tiny farming plots, and bad road conditions aren’t unique to India.

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Are sustainable supply chains in India wishful thinking?

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Moving Auto Components in India: More Complex than You’d Expect

CH Robinson Transportfolio

The new “Make in India” initiative is a major factor in the growing trend to move automotive manufacturing to India. Every day, I get to help auto manufacturing organizations with their supply chain challenges in India.

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Supply Chain Challenges in Turbulent Times – The Importance of Preparedness and Responsiveness


The current COVID-19 situation highlight the supply chain management challenges in any turbulent time. In this blog we identify five key points: preparedness, larger good, anticipate, and not react to events, responsiveness, and an intelligent stochastic estimate of demand.

Growing Pains: What’s Stopping India from Overtaking China?


As China’s growth rate slows, India’s economy is picking up speed and manufacturers are taking note. stocks and threatens to severely impact India's export market. Things are looking up for India’s manufacturing sector. India’s energy sector is also facing problems.

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Building Sophisticated Supply Chains in India


In my discussions and travels, I often meet engineers who have become supply chain professionals. To me, that makes a lot of sense. I think engineers, like supply chain experts, seek to make sense out of what appears chaotic and complex. Ask anybody with global experience, and they will tell you that supply chains and manufacturing

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Happy Birthday, GST! You Are Delivering Supply Chain Savings


| By Karthik Ravikumar | Senior Manager, Supply Chain Design | and | Vikas Argod | Senior Manager, Supply Chain Operations | Chainalytics | Exactly one year ago, on 1st July 2017, India entered into “one country, one tax” world.

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IS INDIA HEADED FOR A PARADIGM SHIFT IN PROCUREMENT? On this global platform, India is already making strides towards digitising the nation. The benefits that companies in India can reap from taking the eProcurement route are immense.

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Should we really 'Make in India'? Why & How?

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Should we really ''Make in India''? Last month on my flight back to Pune after Diwali Vacations, I happened to read an article on Manufacturing strategy in India. The article I read in my flight made me ponder on the decision to "Make in India". I agree that India''s policy should mainly focus on creating millions of more jobs in manufacturing for the stability of India''s socio-economic and political situation. Why & How?

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Cars Drive India’s Manufacturing Growth


India grew its automotive industry to the 6th largest in the world through manufacturing strategy and investments by Ford, Toyota, Honda and others

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Supply Chain Management:Challenges Faced By E-Retailers in India

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Main | Increase in Operational Efficiency through Voice Technology » Challenges Faced By E-Retailers in India. In my previous blog , I highlighted the factors which helped e-commerce retailing develop in India. There are some of the major challenges which e-retailers face in India to be competitive in their business. About Us. Contact Us. Newsroom Investors Careers. Infosys Labs. Industries. Industries. Aerospace and Defense. Airlines. Automotive.

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