36 innovative companies re-inventing and rethinking supply chain and logistics

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With how quickly new technology, tips and warehouse management techniques are emerging, wouldn’t it be nice to take a page from someone else’s book? In higher-traffic markets, Advance Auto Parts has “hub” stores that keep more inventory in-stock to give customers what they need when they need it. Bed Bath & Beyond is also implementing inventory reduction strategies and is on track for a 5% reduction year-over-year by the end of the current fiscal year.

Supply Chain Opportunities in China

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In 2007, the Dutch producer of pushchairs relocated its factory from Taiwan to the free trade zone close to Xiamen in China. Anyone with a factory and adjacent warehouse in a free trade zone is more or less forced to open an extra warehouse outside of the free trade zone in order to distribute within China. That leads to extra inventory and extra costs and hence necessitates a substantial level of turnover in order to be financially feasible.

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Distribution in China takes a detour

Supply Chain Movement

In 2007, the Dutch producer of pushchairs relocated its factory from Taiwan to the free trade zone close to Xiamen in China. Anyone with a factory and adjacent warehouse in a free trade zone is more or less forced to open an extra warehouse outside of the free trade zone in order to distribute within China. That leads to extra inventory and extra costs and hence necessitates a substantial level of turnover in order to be financially feasible.

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Top 6 Wholesale Distribution Trends for 2019

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Taiwan is a prime candidate to replace Chinese exports due to its proximity. A study suggested that drop in Chinese exports will affect Taiwan and Malaysia the most. These include the Philippines, Cambodia, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, and Thailand. Inventory management software, in particular, is critical for all players in the supply chain: importers, exporters, wholesalers, and distributors. Introduction.

KPI Key Performance Indicators in Supply Chain & Logistics

Logistics Bureau

Inventory stock turns in Days. Inventory management. Warehousing. Inventory levels. Of course, the difference between KPIs and metrics will vary at different levels of your organisation, so for example, while a metric recording “receiving accuracy” in a warehouse would certainly be a KPI for a warehouse manager, it would be completely extraneous as an executive-level KPI. Supply Chain KPIs are Essential – The Right Ones!

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Top 13 Asian eCommerce Marketplaces

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Operating in over 200 countries with more than 100 million products in its inventory, the Jack Ma-founded giants help wholesalers in China connect with 200-odd businesses around the world. Lazada’s product inventory ranges from consumer electronics and household goods to fashion and beauty products. In 2017, the brand had acquired 180 million products from four million entrepreneurs across Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Taiwan, Indonesia, Vietnam, and the Philippines.

3PL Subway 2015: Strategic movements among logistics providers

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Taiwan, Province of China. The 2015 Annual Third Party Logistics Study also reveals that both sides regard themselves as being successful, and shippers are seeing positive results again this year: an average logistics cost reduction of 9%, an average inventory cost reduction of 5% and an average fixed logistics cost reduction of 15%. Globally, warehousing is outsourced by 67%.

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How Blockchain Can Transform the Supply Chain

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For supply chain, it could be payment, warehousing, transport or delivery. Neither can records of inventory, warehousing conditions, delivery times and dates, and so on. Currently, three partners in Israel and Taiwan accept this. Also, enterprises also see the value in sharing warehouses and distribution centres, instead of each one paying for its own. Supply chain has become complicated. Some would say cumbersome.

Yes, I am a Zealot. I Still Believe. Do You?

Supply Chain Shaman

Most companies have made their own organizations more efficient (ROA), but they have not reduced inventories and they have pushed costs back in the supply chain on suppliers that are less able to bear them. I can find only two good examples of value networks creating value: Taiwan Semiconductor (TSMC) in the semiconductor industry and Performance Based Logistics in Aerospace and Defense. I take supply chain seriously. My friends might tell you TOO seriously.

Land challenges for Hong Kong's logistics sector

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The National 12th Five-Year Plan specifically calls for strategies and tactics to enhance Hong Kong’s status as an international financial, trading and shipping centre; and also for Hong Kong to develop into a high-value goods inventory management and regional distribution centre (RDC). Retail sector tenants now take up about half of the warehouse space in Hong Kong, with overall warehouse vacancy rates down to 0.4

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Justifying Investments in Risk Avoidance

Supply Chain @ MIT

Insurance companies face this issue when selling disruption insurance, or when trying to convince manufacturers to reduce both the likelihood and impact of business interruptions through measures such as increasing inventory levels and developing alternative suppliers. Consider, for example, Amazon’s drive to build more warehouses throughout the US. The strategy incurs higher costs in terms of capital expenditures, labor, and inventory, but the payoff is superior service.

Top eCommerce marketplaces in Philippines

Vinculum

The stock warehouse with a vastly diverse inventory concept is still gaining prominence in the Philippines and hence Galleon.ph Nearly a million (930,000) users from the Philippines e-commerce marketplace utilize Carousell every 30 days with the success of the company helping it expand to Australian, Malaysia, Taiwan, Singapore, and Hong Kong.

Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions for Wholesalers in 2019: Drop Those Bad Habits from 2018

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If you’re still not convinced about using inventory management software , then perhaps the benefits might sway you over. Highly developed nations such as South Korea and Taiwan may fill in the technology gap. For import-export companies, you need to have your operations down pat with sophisticated inventory management software to back you up. Value Your Inventory. Take a look at how you’re managing your inventory for a start. Introduction.