Trending Transportation News: February 2016

PLS Logistics

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. Logistics Transportation Supply Chain News

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

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Industrial Manufacturing. Logistics and Distribution. Woke up with a nice sunrise view as seen from my hotel (Tropicana Las Vegas) window. Michelin presented how they replaced 1000s of their local applications by Maximo in their 70 manufacturing plants. 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.

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The Supply Chain Can?t Stop: A story from the front lines at Ken?s Foods

Elementum

When their salads and dressings became more famous than their steaks, they transitioned into a food manufacturer that has grown to a $1B+ business. inventory management manufacturingIt was Wednesday, March 11th and Ken’s Foods had a dilemma.

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.

This Week in Logistics News (May 9-13, 2016)

Talking Logistics

The Hyperloop and drones headlined this week’s supply chain and logistics news, so let’s go straight to it: Hyperloop One Accelerates Toward Future With High-Speed Test (WSJ – sub. 73-hour, seven-day workweek limit set by Senate panel for truck drivers (Logistics Management).

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). Divided into a series of “villages,” the Delivery Zone features innovative products and ideas around retail, manufacturing, distribution, logistics, and community.

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

Supply Chain Nation

However, it was not enough to dampen the spirits of attendees who again packed the General Session to hear Razat Gaurav, JDA SVP, International, explore how multiple retail channels have changed retail and manufacturing supply chains everywhere.

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). Divided into a series of “villages,” the Delivery Zone features innovative products and ideas around retail, manufacturing, distribution, logistics, and community.

3 Tips for Placing the Customer at the Center of Your Hospitality Supply Chain

AFFLINK

Logistics Management. To ensure proper logistics management in the hospitality industry, businesses need to take steps to ensure efficient transportation and order pick-up. An example a company with efficient logistics management is the Hilton hotel chain.

Putting the WoW! Into Service Supply Chain

Supply Chain Opz

Since a modern business is shifting from manufacturing to service, this article will provide a review of literature and a case study of the company at a forefront of the service supply chain frontier.

The New JDA Flowcasting Solution

Supply Chain Nation

To oversimplify a bit, in this initiative, the retailers and manufacturers compared their own forecasts and worked to come up with a consensus forecast. This can blow back and change the shipment plan between the manufacturers’ and retailers’ distribution centers (DCs).

S&OP, a vision for the future. The expert interview series #7

Supply Chain Trend

Steve Hainey is an international speaker who has had over 20 years’ experience in global multi-site supply chain planning for Fortune 100 & 500 manufacturing companies of retail consumable goods, chemical materials, and medical device products. Introduction.

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Trends and Predictions 2020: Internet of Things

Enterra Insights

Jared Council ( @JaredCouncil ) and John McCormick report, “The now familiar phrase ‘Internet of Things’ is taking on a new meaning, according to Steve Koenig, vice president of research at the Consumer Technology Association trade group, which organizes CES — formerly known as the Consumer Electronics Show — in Las Vegas.

Supply Chain Management:Infosys team at Pulse 2012 - Day 2

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Industrial Manufacturing. Logistics and Distribution. It is only people like me who come to Vegas to attend these annual conferences on a business visit and attend stream of sessions, meetings and have to finish their regular office work as well. Day ended early today at 6 PM due to Pulse Palooza which I along with few of my Infosys colleagues skipped in order to watch KA - Cirque Du Soleil Las Vegas at MGM Grand [link]. About Us. Contact Us.

This Week in Logistics News (December 14-18, 2015)

Talking Logistics

In this week’s supply chain and logistics news… Amazon in talks to lease 20 jets to launch air-cargo business (The Seattle Times). The UberRush Logistics Layer Has Arrived (TechCrunch). Song of the Week: “Heaven or Las Vegas” by Cocteau Twins. It’s warm outside.