Supply Chain Logistics in 2018: How They Keep the Lights on in Las Vegas

Cerasis

Editor’s Note: Today’s blog is from Connie Benton who discusses the state of supply chain logistics and how they keep the lights on in Las Vegas. Las Vegas location isn’t exactly conducive to building a city. Before we start asking how Las Vegas keeps the lights on, the ice machines working and the buffets filled, it’s enlightening to know why there are lights, ice machines and buffets in the first place.

S&OP in Las Vegas! Let’s Learn, Laugh, and Be Entertained at the S&OP Innovation Summit

Kinaxis

by CJ Wehlage This past week was the IE Group’s S&OP Innovation Summit at the beautiful venue of the Bellagio in Las Vegas. The post S&OP in Las Vegas!

Save the Date for Explore 2020 in Las Vegas!

QAD

Known as one of America’s most exciting cities, Las Vegas, Nevada, boasts luxurious hotels, fine dining restaurants, entertainment offerings and premium nightlife. But it’s Vegas’ lavish and iconic casinos that keep its 39 million visitors coming back each year. Viva Las Vegas!

MAGIC Las Vegas: a trade show survival guide

TradeGecko

Las Vegas is famous for being larger than life so it's no surprise that one of the biggest fashion trade shows in the world is held there bi-annually.

A Brief Commentary on the Future of Delivery

Talking Logistics

I’m heading back home today from the MercuryGate Velocity 2017 user conference in Las Vegas. Supply Chain & Logistics Trends delivery driverless vehicles drones e-commerce Las Vegas shooting MercuryGate MercuryGate Velocity 2017I arrived Sunday night, and being on east coast time, I went to bed relatively early. At 12:30 am, a loud alarm went off in my room announcing that the resort (The Cosmopolitan) was being locked down.

3 Lessons from Gold and Silver Pawn: This… is Supply Chain, This… is Pawn Stars

Kinaxis

So, as I was watching one of my favorite shows, Pawn Stars, I thought the next time I am in Las Vegas, this is what I will take into the Gold and Silver Pawn Shop.

Shift Your Labeling into High Gear at COLLABORATE 16

Loftware

It’s all happening at COLLABORATE 16 next week in Las Vegas. Real-world education. Networking opportunities. Engaging forums and panels, and presentations by companies including Trek Bicycle. Consumer Products Supply Chain Oracle

Want to Speak at QAD Explore 2020?

QAD

See You in Las Vegas! We look forward to navigating the future of manufacturing ERP together in fabulous Las Vegas! Explore 2020 will be here before you know it! You’ve saved the date on your calendar.

What Did I Miss? A COLLABORATE 16 Recap

Loftware

Did you happen to miss out on COLLABORATE 16 earlier this month in Las Vegas? Whether it was product updates from the JD Edwards team, over 200 educational sessions or countless network opportunities, COLLABORATE 16 was the place to be. Consumer Products Supply Chain Oracle

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2017

Talking Logistics

JDA Software : Focus 2017 , April 25-28, Las Vegas, NV. Manhattan Associates : Momentum 2017 , May 8-11, Las Vegas, NV. MercuryGate : MercuryGate 2017 User Conference , October 1-4, Las Vegas, NV. TIA 2017 Conference , April 5-8, Las Vegas, NV.

Smart Software CEO to Present at Epicor Insights 2019

The Smart Software

Greg Hartunian, President at Smart Software will present a keynote on Inventory Managementat at Epicor's annual customer conference in Mandalay Bay Resort In Las Vegas April 15-18.

Meeting and Exceeding Supply Chain Expectations

APICS

Upon returning from APICS 2015 in Las Vegas, I have time to reflect on the excellent speakers I heard (and interviewed), motivated people I met, and invigorating conversations I had. APICS was proud to welcome Jack Welch, legendary management expert and best-selling author, to the stage for the conference’s opening general session

Trending Transportation News: February 2016

PLS Logistics

In February, PLS opened its 13 th branch office in Las Vegas, Nevada. Non-Manufacturing Grows for 72 nd Straight Month. The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) reported that non-manufacturing activity continues to point towards growth. ISM uses the NMI index to measure non-manufacturing growth and found the economic activity in the non-manufacturing sector continued to grow especially in finance/insurance, real estate/rental, agriculture, health care and public administration.

2019 Conferences for Consumer Goods Professionals

Alloy

We’re posting this from the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, where we’ve had a couple packed days of meetings and checking out the latest innovations in technology. 3–6, Shoptalk (Las Vegas, NV) Apr. 15–18, Groceryshop (Las Vegas, NV) Sep.

Trends from the 2017 International CES

Enterra Insights

The annual International CES, formerly known as the International Consumer Electronics Show, held annually in Las Vegas starts each new … Continued.

Supply Chain Management:Infosys team at Pulse 2012 - Day 1

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Woke up with a nice sunrise view as seen from my hotel (Tropicana Las Vegas) window. Dave also mentioned that Hotel Tropicana Las Vegas is using this feature to streamline their maintenance processes. About Us. Contact Us. Newsroom Investors Careers. Infosys Labs. Industries. Industries. Aerospace and Defense. Airlines. Automotive. Communication Services. Consumer Packaged Goods. Education. Energy. Financial Services. Healthcare. High-Tech. Hospitality and Leisure.

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2019

Talking Logistics

MercuryGate : Velocity 2019 , May 5-7, Las Vegas, NV. Oracle : Modern Supply Chain Experience 2019 , March 19-21, Las Vegas, NV. APICS 2019 , September 16-18, Las Vegas, NV. Editor’s Note: This is one of the most popular posts we publish every year: our list of supply chain and logistics events to attend in the coming year. Most of the conferences on our list are in the U.S., although some are in Europe, South America, and Asia.

Real-Life SAP use cases – The SAP event for operational excellence

Loftware

The SAPinsider hosted event, Logistics & SCM, PLM, Manufacturing, and Procurement 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada wrapped up last week.

Takeaways from the MercuryGate 2015 User Conference

Logistics Viewpoints

Earlier this week I attended the first day of MercuryGate’s annual user conference at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas, NV. The conference’s theme was “Smarter. Stronger. Faster. Better.”

VIDEO:British Airways plane erupts in flames taking off

Logistics Middle East

British Airways Flight BA2276 bursts into flames in Las Vegas after suffering what the pilot described as a ?catastrophic catastrophic failure? of the left engine

Join Herlitz IM at Acumatica Summit 2020

Herlitz Inventory Management

Join the Herlitz team January 26 – January 31, 2020 at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas. Acumatica’s annual Summit event is quikcly approaching. This will be their biggest event yet, with 2,000+ attendees are expected to participate.

Five Reasons Why Are We Not Making Progress on Inventory Management

Supply Chain Shaman

Today, since many do not test the solutions and often buy based on IT standardization, the probability of success is about the same as playing the tables in Las Vegas. 90, then 80, followed by 76. The highway rolls ahead of me. There are endless mile markers. It is a long day.

Kinexions: What happens in Vegas…

Kinaxis

This year, for the first time ever, we are bringing Kinexions to Las Vegas. The post Kinexions: What happens in Vegas… appeared first on The 21st Century Supply Chain.

Walmart to have next-day delivery across 75% of US by end-2019

EFT

Initially the service is beginning in the South Western US, through Southern California, Arizona and Las Vegas. Although on paper, Walmart’s efforts appear threadbare compared to Amazon, which claims to offer next-day delivery on more than 10 million items, it is a statement of strategy from the supermarket giant. Its focus on 220,000 items is to try and get a functional and competitive service up against Amazon in most major US metro areas through a better logistical network.

4 reasons flatbed should bounce back soon

DAT Solutions

A few flatbed markets saw some decent rate increases last week, including Houston , Los Angeles and Las Vegas. Las Vegas to Phoenix gained 42¢ to $2.97/mi. that drives up rates in Las Vegas, so this is another unusual occurrence).

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2015

Talking Logistics

HighJump Software : Innovation 2015 , TBA (last year in May in Las Vegas, NV). MercuryGate : MercuryGate 2015 User Conference , September 13-16, Las Vegas, NV. Last January, I shared 5 New Year’s Resolutions for supply chain and logistics executives to improve as leaders. Of the five resolutions, the one you should always recommit yourself to every year is “Make the time for learning — and teaching.”

Planning Optimized at Mach 2

Logility

He paraphrased the Las Vegas advertising slogan, “What happens in the post brief, stays in the post brief” to enforce the idea of an honest evaluation of performance to facilitate learning from successes and failures.

Driverless Truck Platooning: Is There Enough ROI?

Talking Logistics

As reported by Heavy Duty Trucking last week, “Daimler Trucks North America has decided to pass on platooning and focus instead on advancing its position in vehicle automation.”

Day 1 at FOCUS 2017: Dogs, Candy, Captain JDA, and YOU!

Supply Chain Nation

FOCUS 2017, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, got started in a big way on Tuesday (April 24). With JDA customers and friends arriving from all around the world, the atmosphere was electric.

Toyota's Vision for Self-Driving Includes Amazon Collaboration

Supply Chain Brain

Toyota President Akio Toyoda, the grandson of the carmaker’s founder, debuted the e-Palette vehicle and e-Palette Alliance to a packed crowd at CES 2018 in Las Vegas on Monday. Companies including Navya, a French developer of autonomous shuttles, has deployed a similar vehicle for public rides in Las Vegas. Partners include Amazon, Uber, Pizza Hut and China’s DiDi.

The Dispatch Report | October 2019, Issue No. 12

Shipchain

Association for Supply Chain Management in Las Vegas, NV. JOC Logistics Technology Conference in Las Vegas, NV. The last few months have been nothing short of busy. In fact, we’ve been swamped.

QAD Explore 2019: Vertical Market Round-up

QAD

Join Us Next Year in Las Vegas! We look forward to seeing everyone next year at QAD Explore 2020, May 11-14 in Las Vegas! The city of New Orleans played quite the host this year to our growing community of manufacturers for our largest annual customer conference, Explore.

A Surprising Career Journey

JDA software

After I graduated from ASU, I did a short stint in Las Vegas, where I worked for the PGA Tour and then came back to Arizona and transferred to TPC Scottsdale. Anna Cruz, vice president, Human Resources, has been with JDA for more than 20 years.

Enabling S&OP through Advanced Analytics

Logility

At the Informs Business Analytics Conference in Las Vegas last year, I spoke about the potential to enable S&OP / IBP through advanced analytics.

Balance and Segmentation – What the Election Can Teach Supply Chain

Kinaxis

I have to admit, it was cool to see the MUTO walk down the Las Vegas strip and knock down the casinos. by CJ Wehlage If you haven’t already, please read Bill Dubois’s blog, “ Latest Polls Show We’ve Lost Faith in Polls ”.

JDA FocusConnect 2013 – All Good Things Must Come to an End

Supply Chain Nation

For those of you unable to attend, we hope you might find your way to Las Vegas for FOCUS 2014 the last week of April. The final day of FocusConnect 2013 was met with traditional English weather — cold and rainy.

inVia Robotics expanding through Rakuten Super Logistics US network

EFT

The first warehouse of the expansion is already in operation, having gone live in Las Vegas, Nevada earlier this year. inVia Robotics is expanding the deployment of its Picker robots in additional Rakuten Super Logistics (RSL) warehouses across the United States. Following the success of an initial deployment in 2018, RSL will roll out inVia's automation technology for picking across its fulfillment network.