On the road! 4 September supply chain conferences we love

Kinaxis

As part of the panel, four ex-AMR analysts –Roddy Martin, Mickey North Rizza, Lora Cecere and CJ Wehlage– will share insights on the results and the trends. Supply Chain Visibility Panel Details: “Getting Information from a Variety of Systems into One Location to Extract Information”.

How Lot Traceability Can Help Your Business

Unleashed

Since you’ve tracked raw materials from each of the suppliers, you can use this information to assess which suppliers yielded higher quality. You can build relationships with your preferred suppliers, fine-tune orders, put in special requests and negotiate better deals when you have the information to support your decisions. Business Tips batch tracking CA Canada inventory tracking NA North America traceability track and trace

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Understanding Product Information Management

Vinculum

Companies that deal with their products on platforms like Excel relinquish a lot of time, quality data and productivity by opting to manage their product information in this way. This depicts the importance product information has in attracting or losing out on a customer.

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Our Users Take Us Higher — We’re an Inventory Management FrontRunner Again!

Unleashed

With the aim to help small businesses to make more informed decisions about what software is right for them, FrontRunners uses real reviews from real users to reveal the top software products for North American small businesses.

Frost & Sullivan: Freightera Among Key Automated Freight Solutions in North America

Freightera

Frost & Sullivan places Freightera among ‘Key Automated On-Demand Brokerage Solutions in North America’ along with Uber Freight and Convoy. The exception may be North America, where Frost & Sullivan predicts that it will be shared by several leading solutions.

Freightera to Build North America’s First Low Emission Freight Marketplace

Freightera

Freightera to Build North America’s First Low Emission Freight Marketplace, Partners with SmartWay to Showcase Certified Carriers. For more information see [link] or contact Natural Resources Canada’s SmartWay program at +1-855-862-1809.

An Interview on the Potential Impact of the ELD Mandate in Canada

CH Robinson Transportfolio

I was able to interview Marco Romano, vice president of North American Surface Transportation at C.H. Be sure to check out the Canadian Trucking Alliance and Transport Canada websites for more information.

6 Strategies to Manage Amazon’s PII Changes

Unleashed

At Unleashed, we’ve seen suggestions online to download or print out customer information to refer to it later, which would increase the risk of that personal information not being secure. The best way to ensure that customer information is properly protected is to make each business accountable for the data it holds. Business Tips Other Amazon good products multichannel North America UK

6 Strategies to Manage Amazon’s PII Changes

Unleashed

At Unleashed, we’ve seen suggestions online to download or print out customer information to refer to it later, which would increase the risk of that personal information not being secure. The best way to ensure that customer information is properly protected is to make each business accountable for the data it holds. Business Tips Other Amazon good products multichannel North America UK

Digital Transformation: Why It’s Not an ‘Easy’ Button [Video]

Talking Logistics

Ciarleglio, SVP Sales, North America at Elemica , discusses the following questions and more in this timely and informative episode: How do you define Digital Transformation, and from your perspective, where are most companies today on this journey? Roger A.

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Parade will speak at the 3PL Value Creation NA Summit 2019

Parade

Parade, the leading intelligence and engagement platform, has been selected to speak at the 2019 3PL Value Creation North America Summit hosted by Armstrong & Associates. For more information about Parade, visit Parade.ai.

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

Cerasis

CEOs from North America and Asia-Pacific forecasted three-year revenue growth averages for their companies of 7.86 CEOs across North America , Asia-Pacific and Europe were also asked to project regional industry revenue growth rates for the next three years in each of their regions. North American CEOs projected average industry revenue growth rates of 5.92 North American CEOs predicted that 6.54

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U.S. Is No Longer One of the Top 10 Most Innovative Countries

Supply Chain Brain

I see no evidence to suggest that this trend will not continue,” said Robert Atkinson, president of the Information Technology & Innovation Foundation in Washington, D.C. High-Tech/Electronics Home Page Latest News Home Page Slider News North America Asia PacificThe U.S. dropped out of the top 10 in the 2018 Bloomberg Innovation Index for the first time in the six years the gauge has been compiled. South Korea and Sweden retained their No. 1 and No. 2 rankings.

Have you Heard About ‘’Chain of Responsibility’’ in the Supply Chain and Transportation?

Cerasis

and North America. In North America, associations such as the North American Fatigue Management Program (NAFMP) have incorporated COR in their education program. THE CURRENT STATE OF AFFAIRS IN NORTH AMERICA.

Academic Positions in Supply Chain Management

SCM Research

If you are looking for a position in North America, then the following webpages might be helpful: Decision Sciences Institute Placement Services and INFORMS Career Center (both pages contain some positions outside North America, too). Are you considering an academic career in supply chain management? A premium resource, dedicated to academic positions in logistics, is the Academic Hiring Survey (pdf), provided by The Ohio State University.

Parade will speak at the 3PL Value Creation NA Summit 2019

Parade

On October 15-17th, Armstrong & Associates is hosting the seventh annual 3PL Value Creation North America Summit in Chicago, Illinois. For more information about Parade, visit Parade.ai.

The 7 Best Events For Freight Shipping in 2015

Cerasis

The 3PL Summit is North America’s largest and most high-level gathering of logistics executives and their manufacturer and retailer supply chain counterparts. This fall, you may want to head north for the annual Surface Transportation Summit, to be held just outside of Toronto.

Emerging Options for Omni-Commerce Logistics Strategy

Supply Chain Network

Look North to Canada! To do this you need to ensure that at ALL locations where stock is held or displayed for retail sale, that ACCURATE and TIMELY inventory information is available.

“Plan to Deliver” with JDA: Company Identity Touts Customer Value, Ability to Deliver More Intelligently and Delight Today’s End Consumer

Supply Chain Network

JDA will feature the new identity prominently in several upcoming events, including its FocusConnect event in Barcelona on November 10-12 and as part of a JDA “Delivery Tour” occurring in North America. More information on the delivery tour can be found here. Emerging Trends Information Technology News & Info Retail Retail E-Commerce Supply Chain Management

Top Supply Chain and Logistics Automation Trends to Watch for in 2019

Cerasis

In the age of two-dimensional barcodes, such as QR codes, that can contain up to 2000 characters of information, the opportunities for efficiency improvements using robotics are almost endless.

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State of Logistics Outsourcing: Plenty of Room for Growth as Shipper Dissatisfaction & Technology Expectations Increase

Cerasis

After China, other regions that have growth potential, according to 3PL and supply chain executives, are North America, Asia (not including China and India) and Western Europe, in that order. Other emerging markets include South America (not including Mexico), India, Eastern Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Mexico. Even North America and Europe, which are well-established markets, have plenty of room for growth.

Emerging Options for Omni-Commerce Logistics Strategy

Supply Chain Network

To do this you need to ensure that at ALL locations where stock is held or displayed for retail sale, that ACCURATE and TIMELY inventory information is available. Over the last twenty plus years, logistics professionals in North America have been consolidating and centralizing their distribution and logistics networks. Over the last twenty plus years, logistics professionals in North America have been consolidating and centralizing their distribution and logistics networks.

Supply Chain Power 50: Best Supply Chain Blogs of 2014

Supply Chain Opz

Background Since we live in the era that the instant communications via the Internet is readily available, information is considered as a strategic business asset.

Ivalua Study: Tech Challenges Hinder Procurement

ivalua

This is because organisations continue to face challenges when it comes to harnessing technology in procurement, with existing systems not being fit for purpose (36%), poor data quality reducing trust in information (36%) and staff having inaccurate expectations of what technology can do (34%). .

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Tompkins International Selects 3G Continental from 3Gtms

Creating Supply Chain Excellence

Headquartered in Raleigh, NC, USA, Tompkins has offices throughout North America and in Europe and Asia. For more information, visit www.tompkinsinc.com. For more information, visit: www.3gtms.com. For More Information, Contact: Ashley Capuzzi.

Quarterly Industry Report: Q1 of 2019

Transplace

Mexico Border impact supply chains across North America and directly affect the freight market. In this edition, you’ll find information on: Current capacity conditions and truckload rates. Quarterly Industry Report: Q1 of 2019.

How Much Can We Learn from the Last Super El Niño?

Elementum

A strong El Niño can cause drought in Australia, Southeast Asia, and South America—while inundating North America with rain. That storm was considered one of the more extreme events in North America, and it’s estimated that more than US $2.8B

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Kimberly-Clark Makes Sense of Demand

E2open

The supply chain transformation started by moving away from functional silos to an end-to-end value chain,” says Rick Sather, vice president Customer Supply Chain, North America, Kimberly-Clark.

Managing the Temperature-Controlled Supply Chain with Technology

PINC

In the recent “Cold Chain’s Hot Innovations” webinar , Thermo King North America’s Scott Bates discussed improving energy and fuel efficiency (particularly in transportation), reducing food waste and extending shelf-life, assuring FSMA compliance; and promoting food safety.

How a digital transformation can maximize the value of your meat supply chain

DELMIA Quintiq

Beef, poultry and pork producers from Europe and North America all share a similar challenge: how to get the most value out of an animal. The key to building an agile supply chain is to have the right information at your fingertips.

Building the Network of Networks

Supply Chain Shaman

There is an active group in Europe and North America. Information technology (IT) teams focus is on long and drawn-out ERP deployments. July 16th in North America (current thinking is Charlotte or Chicago. Today, I am facilitating a share group.

A Hierarchy of Needs for Supply Chain Planning

ToolsGroup

ERP also drives the information flow between its business functions and stakeholders. This data might include information ranging from basic supply and demand data to demand order lines , with the exception of superficial big data.

Shippers Access Newly Released Enterprise Multi-Carrier Parcel Shipping Solution in Transportation Management System With New Partnership

Cerasis

(Eagan, MN) – North American third-party logistics (3PL) company, Cerasis, in partnership with Pierbridge , a leading transportation management software development company, announces the addition of multi-parcel carrier shipping management to the Cerasis Rater, a web-based transportation management system (TMS). Founded in 1997, Cerasis is a North American third-party logistics company offering transportation management technology solutions & services.

Digital Path to Purchase: An Outside-in Opportunity

Supply Chain Shaman

Relating to, using, or storing data or information in the form of digital signals. At least this is the story for consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies in North America. Information from ratings-and-review data can help align the organization to better serve the shopper.

COVID-19: Three challenges procurement leaders must address in the next three months

Proxima

Observations from EVP of North America – Dan Collings, May 19th. There will also be a need for greater flexibility and to make decisions not just quickly, but also with incomplete information.