Kinaxis on the road: 12th American Supply Chain & Logistics Summit


Join Benji Green , Director of Global Sales, Operations, Supply and Inventory Planning at Avaya for the Kinaxis supply chain optimization workshop on December 9th. General News Pharma and life sciences supply chain management Sales and operations planning (S&OP) Supply chain collaboration Supply Chain Events Supply chain management Association football AT&T Avaya California Cloud computing Naming rights San Jose San Jose Earthquakes Stadium Technology Unified communications

Case Study: How Nimble Storage’s Focus on Inventory Management Improved Visibility and Planning Cycle Times


Stacey spoke about how as their install base grew, the company faced challenges getting visibility into its more than 70 global inventory hubs and spare parts depots for its service parts planning business. With RapidResponse deployed, we have the confidence we can keep up with our growing install base to achieve visibility of inventory at hubs, depots and parts in transit. Inventory availability > 98%. Service inventory as a % of installed base COGS < 5%.


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Cloud Supply Chain Management: SCM’s Head is in the Clouds…and For Good Reason


At the annual Modern Supply Chain Experience in San Jose, California, Oracle announced plans to devote more time and energy into improving cloud supply chain management seems to point towards an eventual shift of all supply chain management from legacy-based systems to the use of the cloud. The next step for the use of cloud supply chain management in the industry will focus more on operations’ planning and inventory management.

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Tradeshift, Bristlecone Partner to Advance the Future of Supply Chains


SAN JOSE, Calif. – According to McKinsey & Company, digital transformations to supply chains can lower operational costs by up to 30 percent, reduce lost sales by up to 75 percent, decrease inventories by up to 75 percent and significantly boost supply chain agility. Headquartered in San Jose, California, Bristlecone employs 2,200 professionals who deliver strategic thinking, responsive service and comprehensive capabilities to a global customer base.

Say Customer Service and Mean It

Supply Chain Shaman

And if you speak long enough, you will hear about a supply chain design that delivers growth at twice the rate of competitors while outperforming on cost, inventory turns, and Return on Invested Capital (ROIC).

This Week in Logistics News (September 23-27, 2013)

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Google Shopping Express now available to all San Francisco and Peninsula Shoppers. Meanwhile, Google announced that it is expanding the rollout of its same-day delivery service, Shopping Express, “to everyone living or working in [its] Bay Area delivery zones, from San Francisco to San Jose.” Oracle OpenWorld was held this week in San Francisco. Finally, according to a Bloomberg article, it seems like Walmart is having some inventory management issues.

World-Renowned Lean & Kaizen Expert Mr. Takao Sakai joins ThroughPut Advisory Board


We hope that ThroughPut’s platform ELI can one day be accessible to every operations team in the world to democratize the Just-In-Time culture, reduce excess inventory, and eliminate waste across global supply chains.” As Ali showed me at our first meeting at the San Jose Marriott in 2017, ThroughPut’s Kaizen AI is truly unique in its current capabilities and ambitions.” MENLO PARK , SILICON VALLEY, Calif., 3, 2018. ThroughPut Inc.,

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Knowing Your Consumer is Essential for Grocery Business Success

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Separately, Asian targets might be Chinese in New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles, while it may be Filipinos in Los Angeles, Hawaii and San Diego, and it may be Indian in San Jose, Chicago and New York. SensoryMap products can be augmented with additional data and insights to improve forecasting, enhance target marketing and better align inventories to demand.

Looking Back: A Busy 2017 for Oracle Internet of Things

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That data can be integrated with business logic to send a notification, alert a production manager to plan for contingencies, or trigger an inventory manager to start looking for surplus to cover the production shortfall. The best way to hear about the latest is to visit us at Oracle’s Modern Supply Chain Experience , to be held January 29-31 at the San Jose Convention Center. Product launches kept the Oracle Internet of Things Apps team very busy in 2017.

This Week in Logistics News (November 2-6, 2015)

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The Amazon Effect: Best Buy Adds Same-Day Delivery in San Francisco (Re/code). According to Re/code: [Best Buy] recently added the option as a test in San Francisco and towns and cities between that city and San Jose as it looks to keep up with Amazon’s furious rollout of speedy delivery options in the U.S. Seemingly overnight, all the leaves from the trees are now resting on my lawn.