Logistics Knowledge Base – How TMS Proves Time is Money for Shippers

Supply Chain Collaborator

This Knowledgebase article in Inbound Logistics explains how advanced scheduling capabilities drive the utmost efficiency and savings via accurate, timely pick up and delivery. The post Logistics Knowledge Base – How TMS Proves Time is Money for Shippers appeared first on UltraShipTMS.

Supply Chain Disruption: How Stronger Collaboration Will Have a Big Impact on the Future of Logistics Management

Cerasis

In this blog, Camcode discusses how collaboration provides supply chain disruption to impact the future of logistics management. Asset Tracking Provides Cross-Departmental Knowledge. Logistics companies today are working with increasingly distributed teams, and that makes tracking critical assets a more challenging proposition. Asset tracking isn’t the only technology fueling the digital disruption in the supply chain and logistics world. Logistics Supply Chain

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From the Archives: A Look Back at Some Top Logistically Speaking Topics

Transplace

From the Archives: A Look Back at Some Top Logistically Speaking Topics. 2019 is in full swing, and it’s the perfect time to take a trip back into our Logistically Speaking archives and showcase some of the topics that have been of particular interest to our readers over the past few years. Because not only do we benefit from investing in our own talent to shore up their experience and knowledge base, our customers also benefit by gaining fresh perspectives on their business.

Missy Cummings from Duke on Logistics Automation: We’re Going in Reverse!

NC State SCRC

Missy shared some insights on automation in the logistics sector, in a conference that was awash with discussions on block chain, digitization, and new technology in logistics. But where is logistics going, if pilots can’t touch the planes on takeoff? Cummings explores this in her paper on skills, rules, knowledge, and expertise that explores the way you do a complicated task. (A Then you free up cognitive reasoning to do knowledge-based reasoning.

Is Every Company a Technology Company?

Talking Logistics

This is certainly true in the third-party logistics (3PL) industry, where we continue to see the convergence of business models , specifically the business models of service providers, technology companies, and consulting firms. Over the years, I’ve asked logistics service providers and technology companies about the build vs. buy IT dilemma, and I’ve received valid arguments for both options. Note: GT Nexus, JDA Software, and MercuryGate are Talking Logistics sponsors.

Top UltraShipTMS Application Developer Named ‘2016 Pro to Know’

Supply Chain Collaborator

Few people in this industry are more dedicated to the sustained development and advancement of logistics IT solutions than Shannon,” said UltraShip president, Nicholas Carretta. Their efforts in developing the tools, processes and a knowledge base for supply chain transformation, as well as in promoting new approaches to supply chain enablement, earned these individuals a rightful place in this year’s Pros to Know listing.”.

Complex Logistics Awards – Do You Want to Move Beyond Excel?

EC Sourcing Group

Many companies use Excel to make complex logistics awards. There are procurement professionals who have developed spreadsheets that can handle logistics awards but there are limitations and risks. What if: You could create optimal logistics awards in hours not weeks?

The 5 Levels of Supply Chain Transparency!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Strategic transparency is contingent upon the gathering of existing data, and building a knowledge base for existing supply chain activities and suppliers. SCM #SupplyChain #Technology #IoT #Digital #Business #Leadership #Logistics #Procurement. Guest Blog Post Supply Chain Management Technology Business Digital IoT Leadership Logistics Procurement SCM supplychainSubscribe Here! Email Address.

Omnichannel is the New Black Friday

Enterra Insights

Bonnie Cliff, Content Coordinator at SHD Logistics, explains, “For individuals and businesses alike, COVID-19 has had an extraordinary impact. An omnichannel logistics strategy, which requires an integrated fulfillment and delivery experience across all channels, gives brands the flexibility to lean into e-commerce in a way that makes sense for their business.” 1] Bonnie Cliff, “ Rethinking retail: the omnichannel switch ,” SHD Logistics, 10 September 2020.

Why Should Manufacturers Get Social With Their Supply Chains?

Supply Chain Network

In many cases suppliers will establish plants in these countries as well to simplify logistics and transportation costs. To be able to tap into a global knowledge base of information is not only useful but it can save a lot of time when trying to get the answers to specific questions.” In recent years manufacturers have globalised their operations due to the need to reduce costs and to explore business opportunities in new markets.

Unravelling the challenge of repeatability in 3D printed spare parts

DiManEx

A secured knowledge base Tapping into a professional ecosystem is key to have all the necessary knowledge on board. We also measure the performance of our Additive Manufacturing partners with a focus on quality, deliveries, logistics and costs. by Henk Jonker Quality control 3D printing spare parts can contribute significantly to supply chain optimization. So far, companies that are adopting 3D printing for spares are doing so at small scales.

6 Reasons Why You Need A Transportation Management Firm

Aborn and Co.

Land and ocean carrier consolidation, warehouse automation, shifting sourcing structures, and digital supply chain transformation all have a tremendous impact on the current state of the logistics industry. Consulting Logistics. "If

Data and Digitization in Manufacturing

Enterra Insights

Marcia Walker writes, “The industrial internet of things is poised to transform everything from the factory floor to the logistics of shipping, receiving, and maintaining products at the customer site.”[5] The result is a continually expanding knowledge base informed by factory-specific behavior that can help you onboard new employees and drive prescriptive manufacturing strategies. Manufacturing has been the lifeblood of the global economy for hundreds of years.

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A Quick Guide to Perfecting Your Ecommerce Customer Service Strategy

ShipBob

Some live chat software is pretty sophisticated, allowing you to send automated live chat campaigns based on the web page the visitor’s on. Knowledge bases. An online knowledge base is a library of self-help resources that customers can use to find their own solutions. A typical knowledge base may include FAQs, how-to guides, troubleshooting guides, etc.

5 Ways to Bring Your A Game to Sales with Ann Holm

The Logistics of Logistics

Ann and Joe Lynch have a sales coaching/training program that helps transportation and logistics professionals sell more services. Research a specific industry and build your knowledge base so that you can feel very confident and comfortable when calling on someone within that industry. The post 5 Ways to Bring Your A Game to Sales with Ann Holm appeared first on The Logistics of Logistics. Ann, please give us the Cliff Notes (condensed) version of your career.

6 Supply Chain Trends That Could Truly Shake You Up (2018 Update)

Logistics Bureau

This has already dramatically transformed the IT industry itself, as packaged software sold with one-time licences has become cloud-based services sold with a renewable monthly subscription. Knowledge Emerging as Resource Number One. It takes knowledge of all the moving parts, including upstream supply and downstream distribution, to make these supply chains what they are. That knowledge is often in the heads of the operators and managers.

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Is Truck Driving for You

3PL Insights

In addition to demonstrating an appropriate knowledge base and driving proficiency, individuals seeking CDL certification must meet driving history and health requirements to become licensed to drive a truck. It’s difficult, if not impossible, for most people to meet the stringent CDL knowledge and driving requirements without completing a formal truck driving training program. Logistics Careers Transportation Truck Drivers

How AI Helps Build the Supply Chain that Thinks for Itself

Logistics Bureau

This AI tool is based on data and rules. So, the idea was born of trying to capture that human expert’s knowledge in an expert system. In logistics, an artificial neural network (ANN) that understands images can help self-driving vehicles to manoeuvre. Create a knowledge base that new workers can access, and based on the knowhow of older workers, as in the Campbell Soup Company example. An AI agent can use knowledge and deal with errors.

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World War 3.0: Humans vs. Artificial Intelligence

My Office Apps

“It allows us to really create a knowledge-based economy and leverage that to create better automation for a better form of life. ” Co-founder and CTO of Nara Logics Dr. Nathan Wilson said the shift toward artificial intelligence-based systems will likely cause the economy to add jobs that facilitate the transition. World War 3.0: Humans vs. Artificial Intelligence. Today, artificial intelligence is a household name and sometimes even a household presence. (Hi,

World War 3.0: Humans vs. Artificial Intelligence

My Office Apps

“It allows us to really create a knowledge-based economy and leverage that to create better automation for a better form of life. ” Co-founder and CTO of Nara Logics Dr. Nathan Wilson said the shift toward artificial intelligence-based systems will likely cause the economy to add jobs that facilitate the transition. World War 3.0: Humans vs. Artificial Intelligence. Today, artificial intelligence is a household name and sometimes even a household presence. (Hi,

Insights from the C-Suite: Supply Chain People Are Making a Difference in the World

Material Handling & Logistics

We need to get more alignment with the organizations in terms of their willingness to be more transparent, and then that’ll start to drive into the knowledge base for the individuals and the workforce to say, “Ok, I now need to be aware of AI or augmented reality or blockchain, and the impact they have on the supply chain.”. They’ve found a way to enable and differentiate themselves based on their supply chains.