Industry Transformation: Advanced Manufacturing and Digitalisation of Supply Chain-Logistics

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

The pandemic exposed major supply chain vulnerabilities affecting the Manufacturing, Industrial Logistics , Commercial sectors as well as Food Security challenges. Supply Chain Resilience became an instant Buzz word amongst Policy makers and Industry. INTRODUCTION.

Industry Trends in High Technology Manufacturing & Operations

DELMIA Quintiq

High Tech remains one of the most vibrant, innovative and fast paced industries in the world. Even with global disruption from COVID-19, demand for products has remained positive, albeit with far less predictability!

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Big Data, Analytics, and Industry 4.0

Enterra Insights

Despite years of discussion about the fourth industrial revolution (aka Industry 4.0), the revolution remains in its infancy. ”[3] In the Industry 4.0 ” Data and Advanced Analytics in Industry 4.0 Industry 4.0 “While Industry 4.0

Fashion Industry Challenges Require Elegant Demand Planning


While sophisticated supply chain planning is a necessity for any industry with complex demand, the fashion industry is particularly tricky due to high variety and segmentation (by type of consumer, sales channel, demographic, etc.), by Nicola Buttolo, CEO Carpe Diem Valuenet.

The Five Worst Practices in Procurement

The GEP white paper lists 5 common mistakes that impede the success of procurement professionals. Learn from industry veteran Bill Huber about the wrong and right ways to approach a procurement mandate and why just saving money isn’t enough. Download this report now to learn how to avoid the worst procurement practices.

How to Adapt Industrial Planning During and After Disruptive Events

DELMIA Quintiq

This volatility is impacting different industries in different ways. Pharmaceutical and medical device suppliers are seeing surges in demand while aerospace and transportation industries have seen drastic reductions in production.

Straight Talk on 5G for Industrial Applications

Logistics Viewpoints

However, the 5G protocol is slowly evolving to add more features for industrial applications. Like many other large industrial manufacturers, Covestro has been very interested in 5G as a key enabler of the Smart Factory. For industry, 5G is a developing technology.

Leveraging Virtual Twin in the Aerospace and Defense Industry

DELMIA Quintiq

The aerospace and defense (A & D) industry is facing numerous challenges following the recent pandemic, dealing with constrained demand and vulnerable supply chains.

Trends 2021: Grocery Industry

Enterra Insights

Like workers in the healthcare industry, workers in the food industry have served heroically on the front lines of the fight against the pandemic in order to meet the needs of the rest of us. Kari Hensien, President of RizePoint, observes, “The food industry has learned a lot this year — more than it bargained for. ”[1] This is true across the entire spectrum of the food industry. In this article, however, I want to discuss the grocery side of the industry.

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ERP – mission control for the UK’s space industry

IT Supply Chain

The post ERP – mission control for the UK’s space industry appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry TalkBy Sara Duff, (pictured). UK Country Manager at

How to Overcome the Pain Points of Your CRM

CRM software is a powerful tool when used correctly, yet another obstacle to a sales team’s efficiency when it’s not. Leveraging research and commentary from industry analysts, this eBook explores how your sales team can get back valuable time by overcoming some pain points with your CRM, such as low adoption rates, integrations, and data quality.

Industry 5.0 and the Supply Chain

Talking Logistics

Read more Industry 5.0 The post Industry 5.0 Guest Commentary Guest Commentary - Elemica Technology Elemica Industry 4.0 Industry 5.0

Supply shortages hit blooming building industry

IT Supply Chain

The post Supply shortages hit blooming building industry appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry TalkBy Tom Fairbairn (pictured). Distinguished Engineer, Solace comments.

Industry 4.0 was Delayed, not Cancelled, by the Pandemic

Enterra Insights

Industry 4.0 ”[1] The “digital transformation” to which Fretty refers is often called “Industry 4.0” ” — the moniker the German government gave to the fourth industrial revolution spawned by digitization. The next industrial revolution [i.e.,

2021 Logistics Outlook: LTL Industry Trends


Many LTL industry trends, such as capacity constraints , rising rates, and changing consumer buying patterns, will continue through 2021. Let’s look at top LTL industry trends for 2021. Four LTL Industry Trends Shippers Should Prepare For in 2021.

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How ZoomInfo Helps Overcome the Top Pain Points of Inside Sales

Recent digital transformation has shifted the B2B landscape by ushering in the era of buyer empowerment. With more access to user reviews, analyst opinion, and industry research, decision-makers are more informed than ever while navigating what is now known as the “buyer’s journey.”

Collaborative Logistics is the Only Way Forward for the Industry


The industry is dealing with More. The post Collaborative Logistics is the Only Way Forward for the Industry appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

Lot Traceability in the Fashion Industry


Under the umbrella of Sustainability, key players in the global fashion industry were talking about implementing lot traceability technologies, but in general the timelines were somewhat “comfortable.” Chinese cotton is extremely important to the fashion industry.

Food industry changes demand strategic thinking

IT Supply Chain

The post Food industry changes demand strategic thinking appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry TalkBy Leigh Anderson (pictured). Managing Director, Bis Henderson Recruitment.

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Update on the Automotive Industry

Logistics Trends and Insights

The automotive industry has undergone quite the transformation from the days of Henry Ford and the Model T. There are five factors driving these changes in the industry, according to a PwC study which uses the acronym “easy” to explain what it calls “mobility of the future.”

The Impact of Direct Dials on Sales Productivity

Leveraging the latest industry research, this eBook highlights the impact of direct dial phone numbers on sales productivity with the goal of empowering reps to have more conversations with prospects, and consequently, schedule more meetings, increase opportunities, and close more business - fast.

Optimization and Execution: How Manufacturing can lead the Industry Renaissance

DELMIA Quintiq

The Industry Renaissance has transformed invention and production for the needs of today’s customers. While the emphasis may vary with specific needs, most industries can benefit from this combined solution. Global manufacturing today faces significant operational challenges.

How Machine Learning is Transforming Industrial Production

DELMIA Quintiq

The question that seems to get asked more often than not is to talk about how many industrial applications we can name for machine learning. In that way, machine learning transforms an industrial operation into a system of systems that can get products to market faster at a lower cost so the company that owns it can remain competitive in its market and keep their customers happy by delivering the products they want. Industry Week confirms these issues.

Keep the pace set by Industry 4.0

Prophetic Technology

Every industrial sector touched by the convergence of new technologies is producing something similar to an industrial revolution. The COVID-19 pandemic has set the pace for the rapid development of the Fourth Industrial Revolution. supply chain industry

Maximising resources in the intralogistics industry

IT Supply Chain

The post Maximising resources in the intralogistics industry appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry TalkBy Alexander Baal (pictured). Director Sales Operations, Jungheinrich UK.

Digitizing the Extended Supply Chain: How to Survive and Thrive

The digital economy is upending all industries and processes, placing a premium on speed, customer satisfaction, personalized products, and collaboration

How AI Is Changing the Insurance Industry

IT Supply Chain

The post How AI Is Changing the Insurance Industry appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry TalkBy Jennifer Wilson (pictured). Writer at

Survey Finds Significant Success in the 3PL Industry Across the Supply Chain Industry


This post is from a press release sent to us regarding the recent survey of the 3PL industry. Survey Points to Continued Success of Shippers and the 3PL Industry. Today, the 22 nd Annual Surveys of Third Party Logistics Provider (3PL) CEOs, sponsored by Penske Logistics , revealed that 3PL CEOs are confident about the current state and future revenue growth potential of both their companies and the regional 3PL industries. 3PL 3pl industry

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Industry Shortages in 2021

3PL Insights

Many industries are having trouble keeping up with demand as the U.S. In this article, we will take a look at some of the industries that are most affected by these shortages and how they affect the entire supply chain. The auto industry has been highly impacted by shortages.

The Smart Factory, Industrie 4.0, and Supply Chain Optimization

Logistics Viewpoints

Automotive Industry Food & Beverage Industry Supply Chain Optimization Arla Foods Industrie 4.0 In North America, the Internet of Things (IoT) is getting a great deal of attention. In one definition of the term “Internet of Things,” almost all objects have sensors, connectivity to a broader environment, and intelligence. Sometimes the object has just a sliver of intelligence; but it can be much more substantial. Objects can be […].

5 Steps to a Smart Supply Chain

Industry leaders are 3.5 times more likely to take advantage of analytics. This drive toward intelligent business is redefining how organisations need to operate if they hope to be successful

What is Industrial Symbiosis?


Industrial Symbiosis is a phrase not often used, if ever, in supply chain circles. So what is Industrial Symbiosis? The production processes may transcend industries. This type of supply chain design is called industrial symbiosis. Feasibility of Industrial Symbiosis.

Moving towards Industry 4.0

Enterra Insights

The post Moving towards Industry 4.0 Big Data Business Cognitive Computing digital enterprise Industry 4.0 The commercial world is being roiled by new technologies. Old business models are being replaced by new ones and essential … Continued. appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Internet of Things Supply Chain Technology Enterra Solutions Stephen DeAngelis

Embracing automation & robots in industry

IT Supply Chain

The post Embracing automation & robots in industry appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry TalkBy Dr. Paul Rivers (pictured). Managing Director, Guidance Automation.

Current State of International Transportation Industry – LogiSYM October/November 2020

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Monopolistic supply is extremely rare, especially in the freight industry where service providers have varying strengths in the different markets. Our TradeTrust journey represents our commitment to supporting the eventual transformation of the International Transport industry.

Best Practices for a Marketing Database Cleanse

As frustrating as contact and account data management can be, this is still your database – a massive asset to your organization, even if it is rife with holes and inaccurate information. Entrusting a vendor to help maintain its accuracy and completeness is no ordinary engagement. Download ZoomInfo’s latest data-driven eBook aimed to help marketing leaders understand the best practices around choosing a B2B contact data provider.