[PODCAST] Building a Life of Logistics Love: From the Military to Civilian Logistics

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Five Hidden Skills that Military Veterans Bring to Logistics

Material Handling & Logistics

Use your company’s military veterans and their five-hidden skill sets to make your company logistically successful. Logistics is an all-encompassing term that encompasses the purchase, movement, storage and planning of items that a company or organization needs to complete its mission.

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Tapping Military Talent: Shoes on the Ground

Inbound Logistics

Supply chain logistics companies view veterans as a crucial pool of potential employees, and consequently they are using a range of methods to recruit and hire former members of the military for their workforces

Enhancing Military Logistics and Supply Chains with IoT Sensor Integration

Supply Chain 24/7

Enterprise Sensor Integration, Tapestry Solutions’ IoT software platform, has been deployed across major aerospace and defense companies resulting in substantial supply chain cost savings due to increased productivity, asset visibility, and standardization

New military code about to board 700+ platforms

Supply Chain Network

Emerging Trends Information Technology Military Logistics New Ideas News & InfoRolling out the big M. Much development has been necessary to enable the new M-code capability on more than 700 weapon systems that require it.

A Coronavirus Supply Chain Success Story: Public-Private Team Effort to Get Logistics Tech to 1st Responders

Savi

Department of Defense (DoD), and your product is critical logistics technology for the Army National Guard’s first responders and warfighters, however, failing to deliver is simply not an option. Portable deployment kits (PDKs) are among the key military asset-tracking products available.

Does Canada Need a Chief Logistics Officer?

Supply Chain Network

Likewise, logistics the physical handling, storage and transportation of any materiels or related services needed for the Government of Canada to serve citizens costs 10′s if not 100′s of millions of dollars annually. Electronic Commerce for Logistics.

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This Week in Logistics News (June 3-7, 2019)

Talking Logistics

I’m at the West Point Military Academy this morning to pick up my son who spent the week there participating in the Summer Leaders Experience program. The post This Week in Logistics News (June 3-7, 2019) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Space: The final logistics and supply chain management frontier

Kinaxis

by Ilyas Kucukcay Recent advancements in the space launch market may indicate an increased need for logistics and supply chain management in outer space operations. Space Logistics and Supply Chain.

How Car Technology Innovations Will Transform Logistics

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In the process, driverless cars will join a number of technologies that will have an equally profound effect on logistics in the next decade. Driverless Vehicles and Logistics. Another emerging technology that has the potential to support logistics is digital dealerships.

White Paper: Famous Logistics Quotes

The Logistics of Logistics

I love famous logistics quotes! I especially love famous logistics quotes because they elevate my chosen field to the noble place where it belongs. The attached white paper contains 30 famous quotes from generals, presidents, dictators, royalty, soldiers, entrepreneurs, management gurus and other assorted logistics fans. Famous Logistics Quotes. The amateurs discuss tactics: the professionals discuss logistics.” – Napoleon Bonaparte. “My

More Logistics Quotes

The Logistics of Logistics

I love a good logistics quote. “You will not find it difficult to prove that battles, campaigns, and even wars have been won or lost primarily because of logistics.” “Logistics is the practical art of moving armies.” “The amateurs discuss tactics: the professionals discuss logistics.” “Logistics is simple, but not easy.” ” – Joe Lynch (yes, it’s my own personal logistics quote – lol).

Origin of Logistics & Supply Chain Revealed! - SupplyChainOpz

Supply Chain Opz

Origin of Logistics & Supply Chain Revealed! What do we know about "Logistics" and "Supply Chain" to date? According to Lummas et al 2001 , the word "Logistics" in English appeared in the article as early as in 1898. 2) Origin of "Logistics". NAVIGATE. Basics.

This Week in Logistics News (May 16 – 22)

Logistics Viewpoints

It is Memorial Day, a US federal holiday to honor and mourn the military personnel who have died while serving in the Armed Forces. The post This Week in Logistics News (May 16 – 22) appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. This Monday is an important day.

Experts Choice Of Top Online Logistics Resources

Freightos

The Experts’ Choice of the Top Online Logistics Resources. So I went straight to the source and asked consultants, trade reporters, Wall Street Journal reporters and others, what their go-to logistics and supply chain sources were. Ti Logistics Briefing. Inbound Logistics.

Logistics Management Software – A Complete Handbook for Manufacturers

ThroughPut

What is Logistics Management Software? Logistics Management Software is one that helps drive the logistics function of an organization by managing the actual flow of materials, goods, and services from the point of origin to the point of consumption. Blog logistics management

Logistics Management Software – A Complete Handbook for Manufacturers

ThroughPut

What is Logistics Management Software? Logistics Management Software is one that helps drive the logistics function of an organization by managing the actual flow of materials, goods, and services from the point of origin to the point of consumption. Blog logistics management

This Week in Logistics News (November 4-8, 2013)

Talking Logistics

As was confirmed for me yet again this week at a conference, the most utilized supply chain and logistics application, the reigning champ of them all, is the Excel spreadsheet. XPO Logistics Announces Third Quarter Earnings 2013. Robinson is a Talking Logistics sponsor.

New Savi IoT Sensors Reduce Theft and Diversion of Sensitive Cargo While Supplying and Protecting Troops

Savi

It has evolved the standard for active RFID (aRFID) communications globally and has been extremely successful in enabling military logisticians to use active RFID tags, readers and software to catalog, inventory and track the DoD and allied military supply chain worldwide. As military missions change, so must the logistics systems and tools used to support the warfighter. Featured IoT & M2M military supply chains Sensors

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It’s All About the Logistics

Enterra Insights

Sun Tzu, the famous Chinese general, military strategist, writer, and philosopher who lived in the 6th century BC, wrote, “The line between disorder and order lies in logistics.” Today, logistics and fulfillment [are] the underpinning[s] of any successful supply chain management processes, be it in the business or consumer markets.” ” Logistics in the digital age. As Sun Tzu stated, “The line between disorder and order lies in logistics.”

Who said supply chains are boring?: Transporter 3: Logistics future.

Supply Chains Rock

Transporter 3: Logistics future or Hollywood tricks? This weekend I watched " Transporter 3 " the action movie about an ex-military expert that uses his superior driving skills and an Audi A8 to deliver "packages" for clients in remote areas in record time. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring?

Büyük ?skender’in lojistik yetene?i -Alexander the Great’s talent for logistics

Supply Chain Movement

Alexander the Great is known for having lead the longest, uninterrupted military campaign of all time. Before that time, for centuries, the study of military history was limited to strategy, tactics and the anatomy of battle. Büyük ?skender’in skender’in fetihlerindeki lojistik ustal?k.

Technologies are changing the Logistics Picture

Enterra Insights

Supply chain professionals are like the military’s special forces. According to Steve Geary, President of the Supply Chain Visions family of companies and Chief Operating Officer at ROSE Solutions, logistics is the key tool in the supply chain professional’s kit. He explains, “Sun Tzu said, ‘The line between disorder and order lies in logistics.’ Emerging Logistics Technologies and Trend. Adaptable Logistics.

Factors Affecting Logistics Within The Aerospace & Defense Industry

Supply Chain Link

Just this past year, military funding for aircraft reduced leading aircraft manufacturers to shift their attention towards commercial aircraft. The aerospace and defense industry makes for a complex and ever-changing supply chain.

FMCG: Costs and Supply Chain Excellence

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

I enquired about the logistics of delivering people, arms, ammunition and machines to the right place at the right time. Getting bullets to the front and keeping up the supply lines must be an incredible logistical task which simply cannot fail.

7 Supply Chain and Logistics Trends to Watch in 2018

Logistics Bureau

It’s that time when idle chatter at the office Christmas lunch turns to debating what next year will bring, especially among logistics and supply chain professionals, for whom it seems every New Year brings new challenges, trends, and disruptive innovations.

Multimodal 2015 – Advanced Supply Chain Management and Logistics for Cargo Owners

Supply Chain Movement

Entering its eighth year, Multimodal has grown to become the UK and Ireland’s premier freight transport and logistics event. Exhibitors at Multimodal represent every logistics sector – road, rail, aviation, maritime, warehousing, storage services. Shipping Managers, Procurement Directors, Distribution Managers, Traffic Managers, Logistics Directors, SCM Directors, Sourcing Managers, Transport Managers and Supply Chain Directors from: Major High Street and Online Retailers.

The World Bank Cares About Logistics

Supply Chain View from the Field

One of the highlights of the BVL was a panel discussion by the World Bank, talking about their global logistics study. Jean-Francois Arvis spoke about the World Bank Study on the Logistics and Public Sector. The World Bank is looking at logistics form a policy perspective, which has just emerged in the last ten years. JP referred to the importance of logistical events in history to set the context. What are objectives of the state for logistics?

What Drives My Passion for Supply Chain Management?

Talking Logistics

I enjoying reading your posts and listening to your interviews/discussion with some of the the leading companies and representatives in the SCM and logistics industry. For me who has spent the last 20 years in the military focused on different types of ROI as they pertain to logistics planning and coordination on the battlefield, there is an excitement in translating the skills and experience from military logistics to corporate America.

Sorry, I’m Not Sure: Supply Chain and Logistics Predictions for 2018

Talking Logistics

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.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Interesting Facts & Financial Breakdown of the Global Logistics Market

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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.

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The State of Uncertainty in the Freight Market!

Supply Chain Game Changer

active military, electronics, and e-commerce packages. Some deals Jacobs had been discussing eventually went through, with XPO buying Kuehne + Nagel’s non-core logistics assets in the U.K., Freight and Logistics Guest Blog Post Freight Management logistics management

First Ever Commercial Resupply Mission to the International Space Station

Supply Chain Network

Emerging Trends Freight & Transportation Materials Handling & Distribution Military Logistics New Ideas News & Info Space Based Logistics At 8:35 p.m.

Why I Love Supply Chain Management

Logility

At that point in my life I probably had only heard the term “logistics” as related to the military and the term “supply chain management” hadn’t been coined yet. Again, logistics or supply chain management wasn’t part of my vocabulary or part of a long-term career plan.

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Casting Vets Into the Private Sector

Inbound Logistics

Military veterans bring valuable skills and characteristics that make logistics operations stronger