Reflections, Thank-you(s) and Rethinking the Future

Supply Chain Shaman

The technologies of the third industrial revolution–mobility, social networks, in-memory computing, digital image sharing of video/pictures–redefined front office processes to drive a more personalized, and custom product/service delivery.

How the Bakken Oil Boom Impacts U.S. Supply Chains

Transportfolio

Libya, Iraq, Russia, and Venezuela have all seen incredible political turmoil as significant oil producers, yet diesel prices have stayed in a tight range for the last 12 months and are currently $0.065 per gallon cheaper than this time last year.

KPI Key Performance Indicators in Supply Chain & Logistics

Logistics Bureau

Watch Video Tips. Supply Chain KPIs are Essential – The Right Ones! The information on this page WILL help you get it right. Many people get really confused about KPIs or Key Performance Indicators in Logistics and Supply Chain operations. Which ones to use?…

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Transportation Funding vs. Immigration Reform (60 Minutes vs. Saturday Night Live)

Talking Logistics

A few years ago, it was the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. 60 Minutes aired a segment last night on this problem, perfectly titled, “Falling Apart: America’s Neglected Infrastructure” (watch video below). The 60 Minutes video has received 1.5K Which video will you share with your social media followers? If it’s not one thing, it’s another…that keeps transportation infrastructure funding down the priority list for Congress.

Supply Chain and Logistics Predictions for 2016

Talking Logistics

Terrorism : The recent terrorist attacks in Paris and San Bernardino, coupled with the ongoing instability in Syria and Iraq and the spread of ISIS, have raised the risk for terrorism-related supply chain disruptions in 2016. Although using drones for customer deliveries gets all the buzz (see Amazon’s latest drone model and video ), their use within distribution centers and yards for inventory management is equally compelling.