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

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”.

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.

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.

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.

The Last Fast Mile

EFT

And, above all, you need to innovative, informed and adjust to the ever-changing supply chain. Image: Column 3PL/Logistics Features & Opinion North AmericaA conversation with Chuck Moyer, Board Member, Customized Logistics and Delivery Association and CEO, Express Courier, Inc.

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.

[Infographic] 21st Third Party Logistics Study Shows Increased Use of 3PLs & Shippers

Cerasis

Since you, as a shipper, rely on having the most accurate information available and applicable to your operation, understanding the trends identified in the third party logistics study can help your business grow throughout 2017.

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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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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

This Week in Logistics News (November 28 – December 2, 2016)

Talking Logistics

September 2016 North American Freight Numbers. Transplace’s strategy is very focused on building out its transportation management technology and services in North America, and in recent years it has expanded its capabilities in Mexico and Canada both organically and via acquisitions.

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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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Evergreen Garden Care Chooses BluJay’s MessageBroker for Fully Managed Enterprise Integration as a Service (IaaS) Solution

BluJay Solutions

Garden care supplier gains seamless information-sharing with global partners. It is the leading garden care company outside North America, famous for brands of garden products such as Miracle-Gro, Weedol, and Roundup.

Companies Are Taking Unstructured Approach to Corruption

Material Handling & Logistics

Study highlights include: North American and European companies are leading the world in business ethics with scores above 45, indicating they are the most proactive and structured when dealing with business ethics issues. This figure is slightly higher for North American companies (12%).

How United States – Mexico – Canada Agreement (USMCA) Will Impact North American Cross-Border Shipments

CH Robinson Transportfolio

Mexico, and Canada released text to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) on September 30, 2018. There are requirements to alert importers of information (such as confirmation of release) through a single window platform (Section 7.10). The U.S.,

Procurement Leaders Americas Procurement Conference, 14th – 15th March 2019, Miami

ivalua

Ivalua has been developing Procurement Technology for Nearly 20 years and we work with many customers and partners in North America. Ivalua will be represented at the event by our North American Marketing Director, Ty Levine!

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Still Managing Exceptions Manually? How a TMS Can Help

Talking Logistics

He was most recently at SAP where he was the solution principal focusing on SAP’s transportation, warehouse and event management offerings in North America and previously directed industry marketing for the company’s transportation and logistics business unit.

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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.

This Week in Logistics News (October 1-5, 2018)

Talking Logistics

For Cloud Logistics, this acquisition will help the company expand its solution footprint (which today is mostly over-the-road and intermodal transportation) and grow its geographic presence beyond North America.

Blockchain is Coming to Transportation – Here’s How

Talking Logistics

That way, information can be shared but remain secure. The transportation industry has long discussed blockchain with a healthy dose of skepticism or has taken a wait-and-see approach to its adoption.

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.