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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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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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. The India tax system is a series of complex state taxes based on origin of goods and a central, federal tax.

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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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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. Logistics is one of the major sectors contributing a significant amount to the Indian economy and it is also a catalyst to speed up India’s manufacturing and e-commerce dreams. Subscribe Here! Email Address. To Centralize or to Decentralize?

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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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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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Evolution of Warehouse Scanning Technologies in the Digital Era

Supply Chain Game Changer

Disruptive Warehouse Technologies for Any Company! Article written for Supply Chain Game Changer by Prakash Pol , Principal Consultant at Infosys India. The Warehouse is a central part of Supply Chain Management in any organization. The majority of companies where physical warehouse operation forms a bigger component of the total labor costare primarily concerned about achieving the dual goals of warehousing cost optimization and the improvements in labor productivity.

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Top eCommerce sites in India who are invincible this 2020

Vinculum

India is one of the highly populated countries which led to a drastic upscale in the number of Covid-19 cases. With just 40% of internet users in India and about 560 million people, going digital during the pandemic was more difficult than ever.

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Warehouse Automation & its Advantages in Supply Chain

20Cube Logistics

In Warehouse Management, automation is widely touted as one of the most effective ways used to reduce labor demand, enhance accuracy, efficiency, and speed. With an arising boom in online retailing, many of the world’s biggest online retailers are using automated warehouses to handle their work ranging from storage, pick & pack to the delivery of goods. Benefits of Warehouse Automation. Warehouse automation provides you with a plethora of benefits like: 1.

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5 Reasons Why You Should Go for Paperless Warehousing

Vinculum

Warehousing is critical in movement of goods from manufacturer to the end customer. Whenever we come across this term ‘Warehouse’, we imagine a big closed place which is used for storage of the goods to be transported, whether inbound or outbound, trucks moving to and fro, lot of labourers would be working etc. The Indian warehouse market was worth INR 561 Billion in 2018. In 2009, India’s e-commerce market was worth about $3.9 How to Move for a Paperless Warehousing.

$1.9 Trillion warehouse market growing strongly driven by emerging markets

EFT

The global market for warehousing is currently growing at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 6 – 8%, according to Beroe Inc, a procurement intelligence firm. The increasing service levels such as e-commerce and same-day delivery are influencing retailers to invest further in the warehouse industry. The growth of retail and FMCG goods has been the main driver for the industrial warehouse industry.

How to Expand Your Global Shipping to Meet Growing Indian Markets

CH Robinson Logistics

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. How is Global Shipping Growing in India?

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. It would be highly unlikely e-retailers would order high value items in bulk from supplier and stock at their warehouse. About Us. Contact Us.

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Richard Markoff: “Don’t be too rigid in what we define”

Supply Chain Movement

This can be anything from picking and packing in the warehouse, demand planning and the S&OP process, to production planning and shop floor scheduling. million points of deep trade in India, mostly very small shops, so we won’t be running the same promotions there as in multinational retail stores. Nine questions about the topics on the supply chain agenda of a supply chain professional. By Helen Armstrong (Supply Chain Movement).

Highlights of Budget 2018 and What It Means for the Logistics Sector

Shipsy

Though the implementation of the E-way bill on the same day of the budget announcement may have overshadowed it slightly, there is still a lot to cheer for the logistics and supply chain industry in India. lakh crore for infrastructure, the Government continues its aggressive push to modernise India’s logistics industry. india ecommerce startup budget logisticsThe much awaited budget of 2018 is finally out.

What You Need to Know About the State of eCommerce Logistics

Cerasis

Meanwhile, eCommerce is catalyzing significant changes in retail real estate as more companies vie for warehouse space and transportation services to meet a growing number of online orders, explains Alexander Frei and John Morris of Area Development. But, the changes are not limited to warehousing, and you need to understand how they will impact the modern supply chain. Warehousing Expansion Is a Must. Fortunately, some shippers have a plan for enhancing warehouse usage.

Air Freight Still the Best Option for Smaller Shipments

BluJay Solutions

For example, the pharmaceutical industry, which has several products requiring a temperature controlled environment, presents a large opportunity for growth in air freight given that generic products are routinely produced in developing economies such as India and South America and shipped worldwide. After a turbulent few years, news of global air freight volumes is hotly anticipated and feared in equal measure.

Same Day Delivery: Need of the Hour. Really?

Supply Chain Nation

E-commerce in India—though growing rapidly—is still in its nascent phase. Depending on our location and the online retailer’s warehouse, we might get the item somewhere between 3 to 15 days, or even longer. Are the end users in India – or anywhere else – ready to pay more to get the product on the same day? eCommerce Featured Fulfillment India Intelligent Fulfillment Retail ecommerce IF retail same day delivery

Vinculum is a part of Gartner Magic Quadrant for WMS (2017-2020)

Vinculum

Gartner recognized Vinculum in ‘Gartner Magic Quadrant for Warehouse Management Systems’ for the 4th consecutive year (2017-2020). Based on research with leading warehouse management solution companies all over the world, Gartner recognizes top WMS solution providers in its Magic Quadrant. Gartner defines a warehouse management system (WMS) as “a software application that helps manage and intelligently execute the operations of a warehouse or distribution center (DC).”

Supply Chain Management:Factors which helped e-commerce.

Infosys Supply Chain Management

« Make your Assets Green, as Dollar is Green | Main | Get,Set,Go-Agile Implementation of Multi Channel Commerce Solution » Factors which helped e-commerce retailing develop in India. After the downfall and internet bubble burst in year 2000, this time e-commerce sites in India have come with a full swing. Compared with the population of India in year 2000 there were limited people having access to internet. Ecommerce is really picking up in India. About Us.

Flyjac Selects BluJay’s Freight and Transportation Management Solution to Enhance Customer Experience

BluJay Solutions

Headquartered in Chennai in Southern India and founded in 1990, Flyjac Logistics is one of the leading integrated logistics solutions providers in India, specializing in freight forwarding, warehousing and transportation management. The company boasts 29 offices, 61 warehouse locations and 2,800 employees Pan India with a branch in UAE. The project was fully executed remotely online, launching across 29 offices in Pan India and UAE, with 250+ business users.

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Optimising M&M Spares Supply Chain – LogiSYM August 2020

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Using manual Excel spreadsheets to create demand and supply plans was not adequate for the India-based enterprise, as the complexity and scale of business exceeded the capabilities of this method. 10% increase in both forecast accuracy and revenue. 15% decrease in inventory.

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Top 10 Supply Chain Innovations of 2018

Material Handling and Logistics

Click the links below to compare this year's innovations to those from previous years: Top 10 Supply Chain Innovations of 2017 : exoskeletons, autonomous forklifts, flying warehouses, last-mile delivery, and more. Warehouse Automation. Over 400 suppliers in China, India, the U.S.

6 Ways to Overcome COVID-19 Impact on eCommerce Businesses

Vinculum

While they are looking to expand their supplier network, it’s also advised to look at countries like India and other developing countries where the corona outbreak is still contained. Sell on Marketplaces Globally Inventory & Order Management Warehousing & Fulfillment Brands Marketplaces 3PLs Industry Insights eCommerce Online Business Multi-brand Retailers Corona Virus Covid-19

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Impact of Novel Covid-19 on eCommerce

Vinculum

It has also created employment for more than 35k people in china who are involved as warehouse workers, drivers, pickers, and couriers. Talking about India, the well-known e-commerce website Amazon has reported a strain of out-of-delivery items for a couple of months. Hence e-commerce business is suffering from ticket booking in India and even in almost all the affected countries.

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Supply Chain Management:SAP acquired Ariba, what does it mean.

Infosys Supply Chain Management

When a colleague forwarded the news of SAP (finally) buying Ariba past midnight India time on Wednesday ( [link] ), my first response was roughly on the lines of "better late to the dance than allow Oracle to steal your partner". Supply Chain, as you know, is a collection of motley functions, with each having its own decision maker - demand forecasting, replenishment planning, sourcing & procurement, warehouse management, order management, transportation management.the works.

Amazon vs. Alibaba: A Battle for Southeast Asia

Elementum

By becoming key players in trucking, warehousing, and shipping, Amazon is able to lower its shipping costs, open doors for smaller merchants to publish more products, and allow Chinese and Indian sellers and manufacturers to access Amazon warehouses. Later this year Amazon proceeded to invest US $3B in expanding their ecommerce reach in India , in addition to a previous $2B in 2014.

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Xiaomi & The Supply Chain Behind the World's Highest Valued Smartphone Startup

Elementum

Last year the company had a revenue target of $15 billion, which it reached ahead of time thanks to aggressive investment in Asia and India (where it’s now one of the highest-selling smartphones). The company’s demand-driven manufacturing model was an issue during initial expansion into India.

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ASR Logistics opens Dubai facility for container cargo

Logistics Middle East

ASR Logistics India has opened a facility in Dubai to focus on transportation and warehousing in the region

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Xiaomi & The Supply Chain Behind the World's Highest Valued Smartphone Startup

Elementum

Last year the company had a revenue target of $15 billion, which it reached ahead of time thanks to aggressive investment in Asia and India (where it’s now one of the highest-selling smartphones). The company’s demand-driven manufacturing model was an issue during initial expansion into India.

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Cold Chain – Why Is It Growing So Fast?

The Logistics of Logistics

Information management systems are transforming the cold chain by providing route optimization, warehousing and shipping documentation, key performance indicators, scanning equipment phone apps and the ability to turn data into actionable insights. Now, IT systems are capable of providing real time data and alerts when a warehouse or truck rises above a certain temperature. As emerging markets like India, China, Mexico, Brazil, etc. The Cold Chain is Booming.

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The need to know

EFT

A group of more than 2,000 online sellers has filed an antitrust case against Amazon in India, alleging the U.S. How Sephora flexed its warehouse network to prep for an e-commerce onslaught. Warehousing, manufacturing employment below pre-pandemic levels as peak nears.

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The need to know

EFT

A group of more than 2,000 online sellers has filed an antitrust case against Amazon in India, alleging the U.S. How Sephora flexed its warehouse network to prep for an e-commerce onslaught. Warehousing, manufacturing employment below pre-pandemic levels as peak nears.

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Coronavirus Pandemic: How 20Cube is making things easier for customers

20Cube Logistics

We, through our location offices in Australia, Sri Lanka, East Africa, China and Dubai including India are sending regular updates that will help our customers globally, make arrangements for their consignments to be delivered to the final destination. 20Cube is also supporting in providing the essential commodities through its warehousing staff who are working tirelessly to ensure delivery on dot at this crucial time.