[INFOGRAPHIC] 6 Logistics Industry Trends Set to Transform 2016 & Beyond

Cerasis

Changes in manufacturing processes, which will increase production, lead to one ultimate result--the logistics industry must change. For third-party logistics providers ( 3PLs ), logistics industry trends will dramatically affect how logistics providers of all sizes operate.

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Revisiting Some Great Advice for Supply Chain Young Professionals

Talking Logistics

Eric Morley and Will O’Brien : Go broad as well as deep, and find an industry mentor. Jordan Kass : Make a personal development plan and identify the skills you need to reach your goals. Leadership Development Angel Mendez Art Mesher Jim Matcham Jordan Kass Kevin O'Meara Monica Wooden Paul Lomas Randy Lewis supply chain young professionals

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FMCG Success Story: Focus on Customers - see the Benefits

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

The situation had existed for a number of years but as the same malaise was common in the industry nobody could see the benefit or indeed the need for “getting ones act together”. Customer service FMCG Dave Jordan Sales RTM Assessment Tool

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‘Bee Positive’: Building a spirits brand on a mission to save the bees

Provenance

An industry that lacks integrity. So says the bottle of Avallen spirits, but in an industry that completely lacks transparency and is not required to disclose nutrition or ingredient information – how do you know what’s actually inside? Made using nothing but apples, water and time.” .

Questions Companies with U.S.-Mexico Trade Should be Asking

CH Robinson Transportfolio

Robinson’s President of Managed Services, Jordan Kass, spoke before Congress to detail industry concerns over the U.S. This month, many businesses (and entire industries) have been awakened to their supply chains’ dependence on consistent and orderly border clearance processes.

Top 10 Talking Logistics Videos and Posts in 2014

Talking Logistics

The numbers speak for themselves: 42 video episodes produced in 2014, totaling more than 47,600 views and 1,260+ minutes of conversations with thought leaders and newsmakers in the supply chain and logistics industry. 180 posts published on a wide range of timely and important industry topics, including the most comprehensive weekly news roundup in the industry and thought-provoking and insightful guest commentaries from our sponsors.

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Future of Logistics Takes Center Stage in 2017

TMC

States seem to be in a race to innovate and allow liberal testing, but the federal government and trucking industry will keep a close eye on progress so that a broad patchwork of 50 different sets of regulations do not take hold, creating regulation that cannot cross state lines.

The Next Generation of Global Supply Chain Technology Is Here: Navisphere® Vision

TMC

When we founded TMC nearly 20 years ago, the supply chain and logistics industry looked very different, as did our world in general. This post is credited to Jordan Kass.

Three Mega Trends Driving Supply Chain Transformations

TMC

Digital transformation is one topic that is dominating our industry—and rightfully so, considering the significant competitive advantages and opportunities it brings to global supply chains. But first, what’s behind this industry-wide transformation?

Three Mega Trends Driving Supply Chain Transformations

TMC

Digital transformation is one topic that is dominating our industry—and rightfully so, considering the significant competitive advantages and opportunities it brings to global supply chains. But first, what’s behind this industry-wide transformation?

Social Networking, TMS, and Mega Trends: My CSCMP Conference Agenda

Talking Logistics

It’s is one of the best conferences in the supply chain and logistics industry to learn and network. Jordan Kass, C.H. In this timely and thought-provoking session, these mega trends and other important topics will be addressed with an esteemed panel of industry professionals and experts. Are you attending the CSCMP Annual Global Conference later this month in Denver? The challenge, of course, is choosing which sessions to attend, spread out across twenty-six tracks.

People Plus Technology: Maximize the Value of Your TMS Investment

TMC

The shortage of supply chain management talent is one the most pressing challenges facing the industry today, and it’s becoming harder and harder for companies to find and retain these in-demand professionals. This post is credited to Jordan Kass.

People Plus Technology: Maximize the Value of Your TMS Investment

TMC

The shortage of supply chain management talent is one the most pressing challenges facing the industry today, and it’s becoming harder and harder for companies to find and retain these in-demand professionals. This post is credited to Jordan Kass.

Three Ways Government Can Champion IoT-Wired Supply Chains

TMC

Industry must support these efforts by working with policy groups to identify challenges and solutions, and help governments to maintain a leadership position. This post is credited to Jordan Kass.

Smart Mobility Projects: Shaping the Future of Logistics

TMC

In addition, we have all been discussing the future arrival of autonomous trucks , which provides a clear example of the next-generation supply chain technology innovations that are expected to reshape the logistics industry in ways we don’t yet fully understand.

Strategic moves among logistics providers

Supply Chain Movement

Manufacturers and retailers welcome the ongoing consolidation in the fragmented logistics industry. Jordan. Last year was one of the busiest on record in terms of merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the logistics industry. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe.

API Technology Leads to Logistics Innovations

CH Robinson Transportfolio

A recent article published by American Shipper highlights how new and emerging companies like Freightview are at the forefront of a movement to transition the transportation industry from EDI to web services API. This post is credited to Jordan Kass.

This Week in Logistics News (November 4-8, 2013)

Talking Logistics

” Back in February 2010, I wrote a report highlighting how the MENA region is a growth opportunity for companies across many vertical industries, with countries such as United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, and Egypt leading the way. Forget cloud, social, and mobile. Forget WMS and TMS.

Supply Chain IoT Unlocks Efficiency and Transparency

TMC

Not surprisingly, the industry’s IoT connections have proliferated. Among the industries forecast to make the largest IoT investments in 2016, transportation comes in second ($78 billion). billion of the industry’s investments.

Updated IT Subway Map: Major acquisitions in SC software

Supply Chain Movement

The supply chain software industry is in a considerable state of flux. Jordan. Three large, international take-overs are changing the face of the market.

Mindmap High-Tech Supply Chain 4.0

Supply Chain Movement

Jordan. Trends for high-tech industry. The high-tech industry are currently facing a tsunami of external trends. A technology revolution is rapidly changing the way we work, providing threats and opportunities along the way.

Additive Manufacturing continues to Mature

Enterra Insights

Four years ago Matthew Timms wrote, “Cited by some as ‘the next industrial revolution’, 3D printing is slowly reshaping the traditional supply chain, and could conceivably be the single most disruptive breakthrough since progressive assembly.”[1] ”[1] Most analysts include additive manufacturing in their list of technologies that collectively are fostering the next industrial revolution, which is often referred to as Industry 4.0.

Essentials of Oracle PLM for Retailers

Oracle SCM

and technologies, rapid change defines your industry. Find more details, customer case studies, reports, and brochures on the Oracle PLM for the Retail Industry website. Kerrie Jordan is Director, PLM Product Marketing at Oracle.

Smart Mobility Projects: Shaping the Future of Logistics

TMC

In addition, we have all been discussing the future arrival of autonomous trucks , which provides a clear example of the next-generation supply chain technology innovations that are expected to reshape the logistics industry in ways we don’t yet fully understand.

Mindmap for the Fashion & Luxury Goods Market

Supply Chain Movement

Adequate demand planning and accurate inventory investments are key to successful supply chain management in this fast-moving industry. Jordan. The fashion and luxury goods market is a dynamic industry by nature.

Download now: 3PL Subway Map Europe 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Manufacturers and retailers welcome the ongoing consolidation in the fragmented logistics industry. Jordan. Last year was one of the busiest on record in terms of merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the logistics industry. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe.

Gartner’s survey analysis: Women in Supply Chain 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Industrial manufacturers have noticeably lower representation than other sectors. Jordan.

Gartner’s Women in Supply Chain Survey 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Industrial manufacturers have noticeably lower representation than other sectors. Jordan. Gartner’s first Women in Supply Chain Survey, conducted with AWESOME, an executive women’s leadership group, compares the representation of women in supply chain leadership roles.

Up for Discussion: A First Glance at Congress’s Next Infrastructure Bill

CH Robinson Transportfolio

Robinson’s President of Managed Services, Jordan Kass, testified on possible funding mechanisms in March 2018 before the Senate Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security.

KPI Key Performance Indicators in Supply Chain & Logistics

Logistics Bureau

Want a 25 page KPI report for your industry? Supply Chain KPIs are Essential – The Right Ones! The information on this page WILL help you get it right. Many people get really confused about KPIs or Key Performance Indicators in Logistics and Supply Chain operations. Which ones to use?…

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Supply Chain IoT Unlocks Efficiency and Transparency

TMC

Not surprisingly, the industry’s IoT connections have proliferated. Among the industries forecast to make the largest IoT investments in 2016, transportation comes in second ($78 billion). billion of the industry’s investments. Last week, Jordan Kass discussed the future of “smart logistics” platforms creating a new era of supply chain control, visibility, and responsiveness.

Manufacturing Pulse Report 2016

Supply Chain Movement

JDA’s Manufacturing Pulse report examining consumer industries has revealed that in the last 12 months, more than two-fifths (42%) of European adults have bought goods directly from a manufacturer. Jordan. The manufacturing sector is in the midst of a period of great change.

Google Express, Its Supply Chain & Viability

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

Aaron Kaplan, Eunice Cho, Jordan Sugar, Poornima Nookala, Shoaib Bharmal, Vishal Vibhandik, and Felipe Caro. There is intense competition in this industry: Google Express has 4% of the market, trailing far behind AmazonFresh (31%), Kroger (13%) and Instacart (10%).

Will Quantum Computing Mark the End of the Classical Computing Era?

Enterra Insights

Stephen Jordan, a senior researcher with Microsoft, provides a catalog of these algorithms along with their uses.[5] 5] The catalog was last updated in 2018 and Jordan requests you contact him with any omissions or updates you may find.

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The Next Generation of Global Supply Chain Technology Is Here: Navisphere® Vision

TMC

When we founded TMC nearly 20 years ago, the supply chain and logistics industry looked very different, as did our world in general. This post is credited to Jordan Kass.

Advancing into the Future of Logistics

TMC

We believe platooning is a practical use of autonomy that the industry can begin taking advantage of in the very near future. Bringing autonomy to the trucking industry. One question that arises is if this will trigger industry consolidation within the truckload sector.

Artificial Intelligence: From Pioneers to Passives

Enterra Insights

”[1] As a result, AI is often touted as one of the technologies involved in an emerging industrial revolution often called Industry 4.0. But AI has uses far beyond the industrial sector. Most analysts believe enterprises organized around Industrial Age principles must transform in digital enterprises more in line with the Information Age.

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