Why is Logistics Management Important?
OCTOBER 27, 2015
Logistics Supply Chain Visibility TMS
OCTOBER 27, 2015
Logistics Supply Chain Visibility TMS
MAY 2, 2017
Lean Logistics supply chain advancement supply chain insights inbound logisticsIn this comprehensive white paper, LeanCor CEO Robert Martichenko shares 10 proven insights from his early days supporting Toyota that have paved the way for today’s advanced supply chains.
NOVEMBER 23, 2015
As the New Year approaches, the logistics industry can look forward to advances. Logistics operations have changed dramatically in the last few years and 2016 will bring even more changes.
JANUARY 16, 2018
As food logistics become more complex, a transportation management system (TMS) is more important to food companies than ever before. The post JP Wiggins Talks Logistics and the Food Supply Chain appeared first on 3GTMS.
4 Way Logistics
AUGUST 8, 2017
While third-party logistics carriers are all too happy to step up, what about customers in areas they don’t service well – or at all? Amazon’s own logistics services are also garnering infamously bad reviews for their lackadaisical efforts. .
MARCH 9, 2016
The rationale for outsourcing certain manufacturing and supply chain processes, such as transportation management, fulfillment, and more to logistics companies is evident and clear. This report details instructions for properly selecting and managing third-party logistics companies or 3PLs.
The Network Effect
OCTOBER 16, 2015
I’ve been working with Shanghai-based UNITY Business Consulting recently, and thought I’d pass along an interesting road map for the future of logistics. Focus on the far right column, “Logistics 4.0″, How close is your business or supply chain to Logistics 4.0?
The Logistics of Logistics
APRIL 6, 2013
100 Top Logistics Websites. The fine folks over at Logisticsdegree.net have created a great list of the 100 top logistics websites. For the complete list of the 100 top logistics websites, check out 100 Elite Resources for Logistics. Blogs in Logistics. Blogs in Logistics is a social networking site especially for the logistics industry. More Info : Blogs in Logistics. SOLE – The International Society of Logistics. Inbound Logistics.
NOVEMBER 21, 2016
For a long time, C-level executives viewed supply chain management, especially the logistics function, as a cost center. Going from a “logistics as a cost center” perspective to a “logistics as a competitive weapon” one is not a quick and easy transformation.
FEBRUARY 16, 2016
This is the first of a two-part series where I will curate and cull information from my 4 decades of experience in logistics cost reduction at various positions in the supply chain. According to the CSCMP's "State of Logistics" Report from 2015, logistics costs now make up over 8% of the GDP.
JUNE 15, 2017
. Editor's Note: Today's blog is from our friend Robert Everett who gives us some fantastic tips for managing logistics effectiveness. In this article, I propose to have a look at several logistic skills that, besides the specific knowledge in this area, will help to maximize the logistics effectiveness. It is when an employee can honestly share his real views and thoughts regarding the problem or operational issue with all the performers involved in the logistics process.
MAY 12, 2015
Just for Fun Gamification logistics productivityOur supply chain applications have made giant strides forward in usability in the last several years.
JANUARY 26, 2016
The global logistics industry generates $9.1 The global Third Party Logistics (3PL) industry generates $750 Billion in revenue as a part of that figure. There is no larger industry in the world than logistics. Technology has always played a critical part within logistics.
JANUARY 16, 2015
Editor’s Note: This is an infographic from our friends from the great white north, Canada, and fellow Greek named logistics service provider, Morai Logistics. Logistics Slow Growth. Top 10 Logistics and Supply Chain Facts of 2014.
DECEMBER 16, 2015
Google did not acquire a third-party logistics (3PL) company or a logistics software vendor. Making supply chain and logistics predictions is like throwing darts at a moving target. So, with darts in hand, here are my supply chain and logistics predictions for 2016: The Transportation Management System (TMS) market will become more barbell-shaped as Software-as-a-Self-Service solutions emerge. The Case for Competing on Logistics Talent.
JANUARY 14, 2016
Innovations in technology are changing how the world does business, and technology is dramatically changing how entities in the logistics industry function in nearly every aspect. The Transportation Management System, a Long Time Logistics Technology, Becomes More Prevalent, Yet Affordable.
JULY 20, 2017
Robinson in a recent episode of Talking Logistics. “So, I think the types of skills that will be needed in logistics will continue to change and evolve, but I do not think the human factor will ever go away,” said Linbloom. “It
JANUARY 22, 2015
Finding logistics people to follow on Twitter is easy. Simply key in “logistics” and voila: You’re given a long list of individuals whose profiles contain these words. Morai Logistics. Logistics Viewpoints. Their daily coverage of the logistics world is quite extensive.
The 21st Century Supply Chain
SEPTEMBER 20, 2017
by Iman Niroomand Reverse logistics is defined as the process of moving goods beyond their typical final destination for things like re-use, capturing value, or proper disposal. Reverse logistics has become even more important with the arrival of the e-commerce era.
JANUARY 18, 2016
This is due in part to significant changes and improvements in how the logistics industry perceives and responds to the demands of a growing customer base. Once, RFID sensors were out of a reasonable range for most logistics providers and shipper to use throughout the shipment journey.
JANUARY 4, 2018
With the increase in the popularity of e-shops and delivery companies, the logistics e-commerce business keeps growing. It faces more and more challenges, as the customers need companies to be quick and increase their logistics performance more than ever before. E-Commerce Logistics
APRIL 3, 2015
Outsourcing in the supply chain of logistics teams may sound farfetched. Yet in outsourced logistics simply refers to hiring a third-party logistics service, 3PL, to handle the logistics services. Rechannels Logistics.
JANUARY 13, 2016
Changes in manufacturing processes, which will increase production, lead to one ultimate result--the logistics industry must change. For third-party logistics providers ( 3PLs ), logistics industry trends will dramatically affect how logistics providers of all sizes operate.
JUNE 8, 2017
In the below article I propose to have a look at the main benefits and advantages of the cloud-based logistics management. Each industry has its peculiarities, among the others, in the logistics, manufacturing, and supply. The cloud-based logistics is a “pay-per-use” model.
The Network Effect
NOVEMBER 12, 2014
Today’s logistics customers demand flexibility and visibility. Even more challenging, customers are also increasingly demanding full transparency to their orders and inventory through the entire life-cycle of raw-material to finish-goods to sale to sometimes reverse-logistics.
JULY 6, 2015
With major companies taking the initiative to develop and encourage the growth of robotics in logistics and manufacturing industries, the possibilities for the future are endless. Driving Forces Behind Robotics in Logistics in Manufacturing.
AUGUST 7, 2017
Editor's Note: Today's blog is from Nicole Lewis who talks about embracing the idea of women in logistics for top-level talent. When a young lady turns into grown up, and it is time to make a decision about a future career, how many parents will consider the logistic profession as a good choice? Why are there still leftovers of prejudices, which prevent smart women from becoming a highly appreciated specialist in the logistic industry? Why work in logistics? .
The Network Effect
OCTOBER 26, 2015
Note: This is a series of posts exploring how logistics service providers can offer their customers solutions that go beyond traditional logistics processes. If you’re impatient however, I suggest you read the new whitepaper “ 8 Opportunities for Today’s Logistics Providers “.
DECEMBER 20, 2017
I will be wrong again,” I stated last year before making my supply chain and logistics predictions for 2017 , and I was right. UPS Joins Top Alliance To Create Blockchain Standards For Logistics. Kenco Group (a Talking Logistics sponsor) is a great example. Source: Evan, Flikr.
The Network Effect
JUNE 12, 2015
So what does this mean to the logistics companies in these regions? Therefore, world currency changes do affect logistics providers. More Resources: White Paper: 8 Opportunities for Today’s Logistics Providers. Logistics logisticsepSos.de/Flickr. Flickr.
FEBRUARY 13, 2017
The election is over, but the race is just starting for logistics providers. From Amazon to hyper-local retailers, 2017 will be a year of intense scrutiny and pressure on logistics providers. The Top 6 Trends in Logistics Impacting Shippers in 2016. Logistics
MARCH 22, 2016
This MRB effort monthly avoids having to lease additional space or use a Third Party Logistics (3PL) service provider to warehouse materials and aid in transportation management. Business Advice Data Key Performance Indicators Logistics Warehouse warehouse statistics
APRIL 16, 2017
The Logistics Trend Behind The Latest Trend. He writes content for many of the world’s largest logistics companies, as well as on his own blog site. And yet, the mechanism behind this, the business of logistics, is underappreciated. Logistics Technology Is!
DECEMBER 8, 2016
Common goals for reverse logistics are to improve customer satisfaction, cut costs, maximize return on assets. The Importance of Reverse Logistics. Logistics Transportation Supply Chain Inventory
MARCH 23, 2016
Here at Freightos, we’re big fans of making global logistics work better by bringing data online (and especially instant freight quotes!). Getting Smart With Logistics Big Data. Put simply, corporate logistics are at a crossroads: How do you choose wisely?
MARCH 27, 2015
Along the continuum of healthcare logistics, a few degrees can mean the difference between a shipment’s life and expiration. Cold chain logistics has global implications.
Supply Chain Opz
MAY 30, 2013
History of Logistics and Supply Chain Management. Logistics and Supply Chain Management is a relatively new discipline. Reverse Logistics : a process of returning goods from customer back to seller. NAVIGATE. Basics. Case Studies. Graphics. All Posts. About. Copyright. Privacy.
APRIL 22, 2015
Editor’s Note: Almost 14 months ago we wrote one of our most popular posts entitled, “ The History of Supply Chain and Logistics Management ” contained a bit of history, definitions, and a great infographic visually going through the history of supply chain and logistics management. In this infographic you will learn, for example, that the global market value for logistics has surpassed $4trillion. You will also learn: Interesting global logistics facts.
JUNE 30, 2016
Logistics growth is all about the M&As. A Bloomberg review of key M&A activity focused on finance, consumer, telecommunications, technology and healthcare, with logistics not even getting a mention. While M&As was certainly one channel of growth, senior logistics professionals rate M&A activity as only the 3rd most preferred method for driving efficiency and reducing costs. Logistics Doesn’t Need To Change, Because Trade Is Growing.
JANUARY 9, 2017
Learning & Leadership conferences logistics supply chainIt is time to start thinking about the supply chain shows you will be attending in 2017. Here is a list of the key supply chain events of 2017.