Autonomous Driving and Logistics: The Effects

20Cube Logistics

It will probably change the processes currently associated with warehousing, supply chain management and several other critical features of logistics. Automated trucks replacing truck drivers have been a part of the future plans of the logistics industry in India for several years now.

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India’s Biggest Supply Chain Challenges in 2020

CHAINalytics

India’s economy is entering a year of uncertainty. It is vital for supply chain leaders to understand the challenges before them and position themselves well to overcome them. 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.

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E-commerce in India: Optimizing Your Omnichannel Strategy

CHAINalytics

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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Doing Business in India

QAD

India was the center of one of the earliest civilizations on earth, thriving throughout the second and third millennia B.C. By the 19 th century, India became the “jewel in the crown” of the British Empire. Mahatma Gandhi led a non-violent resistance to British rule, and India became an independent nation in 1947. Following the economic reforms of 1991, India became both a regional and global power. Manufacturing in India. Agriculture in India makes up 15.5%

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

CHAINalytics

By Vikas Argod | Manager, Supply Chain Operations | and | Sivaram Murthy | Sr. 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.

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

CHAINalytics

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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The India supply chain revolution

Supply Chain Movement

India is on the cusp of a supply chain transformation that may end up being nothing short of a major game changer. At IMD, we often discuss the distribution footprint of L’Oréal which had an outsized 15% of distribution centers located in India. This usually leads to a lively discussion as to why companies in India have surprising supply chain configurations. A system of poor supply chain incentives. ADJUSTING TO A NEW TAX REGIME.

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Doing Business in India

QAD

India was the center of one of the earliest civilizations on earth, thriving throughout the second and third millennia B.C. By the 19 th century, India became the “jewel in the crown” of the British Empire. Mahatma Gandhi led a non-violent resistance to British rule, and India became an independent nation in 1947. Following the economic reforms of 1991, India became both a regional and global power. Manufacturing in India. Agriculture in India makes up 15.5%

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Managing a Large Recall in India Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

CHAINalytics

Vikas Argod, Manager, Supply Chain Operations, Chainalytics Asking “How agile is your supply chain?” The need for supply chain agility manifests during […]. 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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Afternoon Coffee: Coronavirus, China and supply chain delays; Tesla batteries; Apple, Taiwan and India; vertical farming

Resilinc

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Japan, Australia and India to Launch Supply-Chain Initiative

Supply Chain Brain

The trade ministers of Japan, India and Australia agreed Tuesday to work toward achieving supply chain resilience in the Indo-Pacific region, following reports that the three nations are looking to work together to counter China’s dominance on trade

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India’s tiger unleashed: Supply chain design under GST

CHAINalytics

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

CHAINalytics

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 Chain

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Japan, India and Australia Seek Supply-Chain Pact

Supply Chain Brain

Japan, India and Australia are seeking to build stronger supply chains to counter China’s dominance as trade and geopolitical tensions escalate across the region

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

CHAINalytics

Karthik Ravikumar | Manager, Supply Chain Design | and | Prateek Chauhan | Manager, Supply Chain Strategy & Operations | Chainalytics Site selection–choosing the right siting location(s) from a mix of potential candidates for manufacturing, warehousing or distribution–is one of the foundations of a solid supply chain network design and an optimized supply chain strategy anywhere in the world.

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

CHAINalytics

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. So when our client, a Fortune … The post Eliminating Excess Inventory in India & China for Fortune 500 Food Manufacturer appeared first on Chainalytics. APAC Integrated Demand & Supply Planning Success Story Supply Chain Consulting Supply Chain Design

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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. A study carried out by the Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI) and the Indian Institute of Management suggests that expanding the industry’s use of water […]. But the industry still faces many complex logistics challenges.

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

Arkieva

The current COVID-19 situation highlight the supply chain management challenges in any turbulent time. Supply Chain Challenges in Turbulent Times – The Importance of Preparedness and Responsiveness was first posted on May 6, 2020 at 8:54 am. ©2017 ©2017 " Supply Chain Link Blog - Arkieva " Use of this feed is for personal non-commercial use only.

Transportation Procurement in India

CHAINalytics

By Linsa Godwin Sathiamoses | Consultant, Transportation, Chainalytics | Procuring transportation services is an important activity on the supply chain calendar. The post Transportation Procurement in India appeared first on Chainalytics. It is also one area where every procurement manager thinks he or she is doing a good job, until proven otherwise. By all accounts, shippers in Europe and the Americas are using transportation and analytics […].

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India, Japan and Australia look to each other and away from China in new supply chain initiative

EFT

India, Japan and Australia are seeking to reduce dependence on China by launching a Supply Chain Resilience Initiative (SCRI) to build resilient supply chains in the Indo-Pacific region later this year.

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India, Japan and Australia look to each other and away from China in new supply chain initiative

EFT

India, Japan and Australia are seeking to reduce dependence on China by launching a Supply Chain Resilience Initiative (SCRI) to build resilient supply chains in the Indo-Pacific region later this year.

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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. According to an ASSOCHAM (Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India) study, the logistics sector in India is poised to grow at 16 percent YoY CAGR. 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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How to Reap the Supply Chain Benefits in India’s GST

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! 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.

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The Most Reliable Supply Chain…Without Technology?

Cerasis

Of course, we live in a high technology powered supply chain world, but often, as we noted in our 5 Upfront LTL Tips post, if you don’t remember the basics and best practices, no technology is going to fix those issues, but only make them more apparent. We hope you enjoy this great story about supply chain without technology. . Is your supply chain running as effectively as it should be? These companies have huge supply chains with a global reach.

A perfect supply chain?

Kinaxis

by Matt Benson If your 3PL supply chain problem was to deliver 400,000 items daily from supplier to customer and your on-time in full metric was a six-sigma target standard of 1 failure per million, how would you do it? Well, that’s what the Dabbawalas in India have been doing in Mumbai for over 100 years – delivering meals direct to workers and school desks from the family home with an OTIF of 99.99 %. Do you have a Dabawalla process and a simple supply chain?

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. The area most significantly impacted has been India’s National Capital Region (NCR)—which includes Delhi and the neighboring states of Punjab, Haryana, and Rajasthan—with millions of people affected. 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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Global Supply Chain News on As Companies Leave China, Work may Go to India

Supply Chain Digest

India Increasingly moving Upscale, has Many Advantages

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

Elementum

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. If the company is to sell more phones in India, according to an analyst at Counterpoint Research, then it might have to reach out to single-brand retail stores.

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Supply chain pain points: Automotive

Kinaxis

by Alexa Cheater 6 speed bumps on the road to automotive supply chain success. A trending move from regional to global supply chain processes is adding complexity to the automotive supply chain at an unprecedented level, driving a growing need for automation and collaboration. That’s revving up interest in realignment, consolidation and optimization of supply chain activities. Automotive supply chain pain points.

Happy Birthday, GST! You Are Delivering Supply Chain Savings

CHAINalytics

| 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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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). From the movement of trucks to managing a good economic supply chain, GST affected logistics in a great way. The logistics sector in India is worth $130 million and the number is gradually increasing with a passing day. The post How GST (Goods and Services Tax) Has Affected Logistics in India! appeared first on Supply Chain Game Changer™.

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Optimising M&M Spares Supply Chain – LogiSYM August 2020

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

With Blue Yonder capabilities, Mahindra & Mahindra Spares Business Unit (M&M SBU) now has greater visibility regarding demand, inventory, supply and distribution plans and are able to make more accurate and timely supply chain decisions.

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Sustainable Supply Chains: A Country Comparison

SCM Research

The global not-for-profit organization CDP (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project) has published a report: Supply Chain Sustainability Revealed: A Country Comparison. “While climate and water risks are apparent, the implications for businesses and economies reliant on complex supply chain models are less understood”, says Paul Simpson, CEO, CDP. Practice Globalization Procurement Report Supply Chain Management Supply Chain Sustainability

The Fashion Supply Chain: Unraveling the Reality

Kinaxis

And whether you realize it or not, the garment industry supply chain is changing – both for the better and for the worse. Cambodia, China, Taiwan, India – look at the ‘made in’ labels on your clothing and you’re likely to find these popular clothing manufacturing countries. This really speaks to the heart of the issue – global supply chain visibility and transparency. General News Supply chain management Supply chain risk management Supply chain risk