Why customer experience is driving supply chain innovation

BluJay Solutions

Keeping up with the now economy means innovating to meet growing consumer demands and delivering on customer experience. The post Why customer experience is driving supply chain innovation appeared first on BluJay Solutions.

SCLA – Transportation Innovation, Customer Experience and Growth

Descartes

The event brings together thought leaders from a spectrum of companies including shippers, road carriers, rail carriers, ports, 3PLs, and software providers. A couple of weeks ago SCLA (Supply Chain Leaders in Action) held its annual conference in Fort Meyers, Florida.

How do we Drive Invention to Innovation in Planning?

Supply Chain Shaman

At the event, James Rice, MIT, spoke on innovation, and his reflections on Clayton Christensen’s 1997 classic business book, the Innovators Dilemma. This is disruptive innovation. The spark from Invention to Innovation is slow.

Webinar: Newest Software Innovations (and Pay-Offs) for the Global Food Supply Chain

3GTMS

The post Webinar: Newest Software Innovations (and Pay-Offs) for the Global Food Supply Chain appeared first on 3GTMS.

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Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

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Innovative E-commerce Software from ShippingEasy

Operations and Supply Chain Management

Oct 18, 2018 ShippingEasy is an innovative company that offers software for managing many common supply chain tasks. The software features logic that ties users into the best commercial shipping rates offered by the U.S. As orders arrive in shopping carts, platforms, and marketplaces that software automatically plans inventory picking and shipments to efficiently process the order. ERP/Software Internet of Things Supply Chain Management Alexa ShippingEach

Continuous delivery drives continued supply chain innovation

Kinaxis

If it’s been too long to remember, you’re likely lagging behind when it comes to supply chain innovation. Innovation is happening all around us, and at a pace so fast, it may make your head spin. Yet enterprise software companies still seem to be lagging behind. by Alexa Cheater.

3 Reasons Continuous Innovation is Vital for Manufacturers, Shippers, and Businesses Alike

Cerasis

Throughout the course of business, business owners, who may be in the manufacturing, retail, or in another industry, find themselves focusing on innovation. In fact, the annual ChainLink Research Study found innovation to be the top focus for those involved in the manufacturing community.

How Peapod drives supply chain innovation and efficiency with analytics

AIMMS

It’s an exciting era for retail as companies continue to focus on creating and providing a great experience for their customers, while driving innovation and market share. What was your software selection process like? An interview with Daniël van Gool at Peapod.

7 Innovative Warehouse Management Technologies to Adopt

Cerasis

Leading-edge manufacturers are partnering with providers of warehouse management systems to create customized software and smart robots that help manage the movement, storage and sorting of warehouse inventory. The increasing demand for higher levels of performance and flexibility in warehouse robotics is stimulating some innovative product developments and early adoptions of mobile warehouse robotics.

How Peapod drives supply chain innovation and efficiency with analytics

AIMMS

It’s an exciting era for retail as companies continue to focus on creating and providing a great experience for their customers, while driving innovation and market share. What was your software selection process like? An interview with Daniël van Gool at Peapod.

Enabling Innovation Groups To Sell More Effectively to Operations Leaders

ThroughPut

Whether it is access to data, maneuvering around competing innovation objectives, tracking down actual factory-floor operators, or involving oft-neglected procurement groups, there are internal bottlenecks everywhere. Innovation Groups do not have natural internal operations-savvy salespeople.

Supply Chain Innovation: Responding to Change While Keeping An Eye On Fundamentals

Cerasis

Supply chain innovation and change are the driving forces behind today's modern supply chain, and, according to Nye Longman of Supply Chain Management , the rate of change isn't going too slow. Defining Supply Chain Innovation. Where does the future of the supply chain innovation rest?

Hybrent Launches Major Healthcare Software Update with Innovative Inventory Management Modules

Hybrent

Hybrent announced a major software upgrade to their med supply ordering and inventory management system with the release of Hybrent 3.0. Hybrent has added more innovative modules and improved functionality for users. The software upgrade for Hybrent is available immediately.

River Logic Noted as Major Innovator in the European Supply Chain Software

River Logic

Supply Chain Management Market Research

Supply Chain Innovation: The Latest Gartner Supply Chain Predictions

ToolsGroup

They see the highest spending priorities in e-commerce software, supply chain optimization and cost analytics. For technology initiatives , Gartner analyst Steve Steutermann offered several imperatives for global execution, such as designing supply chains to accommodate innovation.

Collaborative Supply Chain Innovation: Bringing Solutions to Market Faster

Talking Logistics

In supply chain and logistics, there’s always a new problem to solve or a new opportunity to go after, which often involves some form of innovation — whether it’s a process innovation, a technology innovation, or both.

Innovations that drive business decisions forward

Quintiq

Guy Kawasaki, former Chief Evangelist at Apple, talked about the ways in which companies could think about new methods of driving innovation.

Supply Chain Innovation: Plan or Perish in the “Cold Chain”

ToolsGroup

New demand planning software allowed the firm’s supply chain team to change from a one-size-fits-all channel strategy to modeling each channel according to its unique demand patterns, volumes and cold chain properties. Note: There will be no blog post next week due to summer holidays.

Is an app store for enterprise software even possible?

The Network Effect

As you’ll see, this leads to incredibly innovative outcomes, such as a cloud platform for commercial supply chains being used to rapidly develop applications for the U.S. Multi-tenancy refers to a specific way that software is architected. Robert S. Donovan/Flickr.

An out-of-this-world showcase of supply chain innovation

Kinaxis

It’s a way to get inspired by some of the latest and greatest supply chain innovations around. It’s all systems go as we explore what’s new in industry trends, and with our cloud-based supply chain management software, RapidResponse®.

5 Key Trends Driving Supply Chain Innovation

Talking Logistics

When we speak to supply chain leaders about innovations in their supply chain, it’s not always about drones, self-driving trucks, or automated warehouses. Identify which partners are innovative vs. a commodity through their capabilities.

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Is Software Making Us Dumb?

Talking Logistics

Rather than lifting us up, smart software seems to be dumbing us down. Today, the skill is being built into the software, especially for managing supply chain and logistics operations. Is software making us dumb? The post Is Software Making Us Dumb?

BluJay Named to Food Logistics’ 2018 FL100+ Top Software and Technology Providers

BluJay Solutions

Holland, MI – December 31, 2018 – Food Logistics , the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global food supply chain, has named BluJay Solutions to its 2018 FL100+ Top Software and Technology Providers list. BluJay Solutions is a top provider of supply chain software and services powered by the world’s first collaborative Global Trade Network.

Supply chain software demands continual attention

Supply Chain Movement

IT supports quest for differentiation and innovation. that’s the same length of time that many larger companies need to develop and globally implement new supply chain software. PepsiCo, ASmL and Agrifac are all investing in supply chain software at different levels.

Supply Chain Innovation Technology: No Longer Just a “Build vs. Buy” Decision

Talking Logistics

In the past, companies could afford to be laggards, but the pace of change is so fast today, that waiting too long to innovate could put them so far behind the competition that they would never catch up. Innovation is not something that you start and stop; it’s something that you have to do continuously. Today, when it comes to supply chain innovation technology, it’s no longer just a build vs. buy decision.

Forming a Partnership with Your Software-as-a-Service Provider

Talking Logistics

How is the software-as-a-service (SaaS) model aligned with this partnership approach? They realize they need to get more from a software provider relationship.”. Another factor is the evolution of software across multiple applications,” added Josh. What is really needed is the ability to quickly adapt and innovate in order to address future needs and conditions we don’t yet know about. This is a whole new way to develop software that meets customer needs.”.

TMS in the SMB Market: The Evolution Toward Software-as-a-Self-Service

Talking Logistics

One of my supply chain and logistics predictions for 2015 was that 3PLs and software vendors would focus more on acquiring small and midsized business (SMB) clients this year. In the meantime, what are your thoughts on TMS in the SMB market and the evolution toward Software-as-a-Self-Service?

Insights from Ryder Innovate 2014

Talking Logistics

Source: “Sustainability and Green Initiatives in Transportation & Logistics,” Jason Mathers, EDF, Ryder Innovate 2014. Source: “Advances & Best Practices in Supply Chain Design,” Toby Brzoznowski, LLamasoft, Ryder Innovate 2014.

What’s Driving Disruptive Innovation in Supply Chain Planning?

ToolsGroup

Disruptive innovation is changing the supply chain planning vendor space. January 11, 2016), she sums up her observations, “In the market there is a clearer understanding that the software planning functionality by Oracle and SAP does not meet today’s business requirements.

Top 10 Supply Chain Innovations of 2018

Material Handling & Logistics

In that spirit, we’ve combed the MH&L archives for the most innovative supply chain developments of the past year, as reported in our print magazine, on our website, in our e-newsletters, or our various social media channels.

Increasing the return on innovation

Supply Chain Movement

It’s a case of innovate or die. The software supplier recently launched Oracle Innovation Management, an application aimed at helping companies to increase their financial return on innovation. Trends business strategy innovation Jon Chorley Oracle Value Chain

Top 8 software every FMCG company should invest in

Abivin

Therefore, FMCG businesses are usually the pioneer in using innovative methods and facilities to improve their work processes. Here are the top 10 softwares other than ERP that every FMCG company should invest in to improve their quality and quantity of products and services.

Get Your Reality Check – A Supply Chain Technology Innovation Benchmark Study

Amber Road

As technology evolves and disrupts our industry, it is important to take a step back and get a “reality check” on the usefulness of these technologies, especially as leaders are looking for new innovative technologies to give their companies a competitive advantage in the market.

Eyes on Innovation: 3 Supply Chain Innovation Themes to Watch

TMC

We’re sharing his original post here because supply chain innovation is a relevant topic. Innovation is all about thinking creatively and developing new solutions to universal challenges. That’s why it’s so important—and interesting—to stay on top of supply chain innovation.