Research in Focus: Cloud Computing in Logistics

Talking Logistics

Editor’s Note: Today’s post is the first in a new series we’re launching where we highlight research conducted by select partners and provide our perspective on some of the most interesting findings and results. Four years later, in February and March of this year, Axit and IFCC repeated the study, this time with 218 respondents across 15 countries, and it’s interesting to see how the state of cloud computing in logistics has changed in a relatively short time period.

Collaborating on Supply Chain Research

Talking Logistics

Is there a greater need for supply chain research today than in the past, and if so, why? That was my opening question to Steve Raetz, Director of Research and Market Intelligence at C.H. Robinson , in a recent episode of Talking Logistics titled, “ When Shippers, 3PLS, and Universities Collaborate on Supply Chain Research.” I asked Steve why they chose to partner with those universities, and why didn’t they just conduct the research themselves.

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Future Research Themes in Supply Chain Management

SCM Research

What are the future dominant research themes in supply chain management? In my new article, Mapping the Landscape of Future Research Themes in Supply Chain Management , co-authored with Robert Handfield and Christian Durach and published in the Journal of Business Logistics, we make an attempt to answer this important question. Our research is based on survey data collected from 141 SCM scholars. Journal of Business Logistics, 37 (3), 1-8 DOI: 10.1111/jbl.12131.

Future Research Themes in Supply Chain Management

SCM Research

What are the future dominant research themes in supply chain management? In my new article, Mapping the Landscape of Future Research Themes in Supply Chain Management , co-authored with Robert Handfield and Christian Durach and published in the Journal of Business Logistics, we make an attempt to answer this important question. Our research is based on survey data collected from 141 SCM scholars. Journal of Business Logistics, 37 (3), 1-8 DOI: 10.1111/jbl.12131.

The Current State Of Warehouse Technology

Speaker: Cathy Morrow Roberson, Founder and Head Analyst, Logistics Trends and Insights, LLC

Efficiency and speed are pressuring organizations to step up their warehousing capabilities. How are they doing this and what role is technology playing? Join us for this insightful webinar with Cathy Morrow Roberson, Founder and Head Analyst at Logistics Trends and Insights, LLC, who will share substantial research and discuss professional experiences on the current state of warehouse technology.

Research Into Supply Chain Resilience

The Network Effect

I am sharing this research survey on behalf of Dr. David Nowicki of The Center for Logistics Education and Research. The post Research Into Supply Chain Resilience appeared first on The Network Effect. Risk Supply Chain Management research resilience risk supply chain

Research in Focus: Sourcing Trends and Concerns

Talking Logistics

Editor’s Note: Our “ Research in Focus ” series highlights research conducted by select partners on timely and important trends impacting supply chain and logistics professionals today. As stores close or are consolidated, the importance of warehousing and managing the logistics of the supply chain become entangled with growing the brand and meeting consumer demand.

Introducing the International Journal of Logistics: Research & Applications (Guest Post by the Editor-in-Chief)

SCM Research

In today’s guest post, Andrew Lyons, one of the two new Editors-in-Chief of the International Journal of Logistics: Research & Applications (IJoL) provides an introduction to his journal. The International Journal of Logistics: Research & Applications (IJoL) publishes original and challenging work that has a clear applicability to the business world. The journal covers all aspects of logistics and supply chain management.

Executive's Guide to Supply Chain Research

Supply Chain Opz

Many people think a supply chain research is boring and it is the ivory tower that they don''t need to climb. This article will show you why a research is relevant to you and how to study without damaging your brain! Background What is a research? In layman''s terms , a research is the way you solve problems in a systematic manner. Not Everything is Equal So let''s talk about the types of researches a bit. This is the example of "Basic Research".

When Shippers, 3PLS, and Universities Collaborate on Supply Chain Research

Talking Logistics

What kind of insights and benefits can shippers, 3PLs, and universities obtain if they worked together on supply chain research projects? What is the best way to communicate the research results to the supply chain community? In this episode, Steve Raetz, Director of Research and Market Intelligence at C.H. The post When Shippers, 3PLS, and Universities Collaborate on Supply Chain Research appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

free time: • Researching open positions to determine which. logistics information. The next. wave of. AI-led. recruiting Four ways machines are enabling their. human counterparts to hire smarter. 2A lly O | T h e n ex t. w av e o f A I- le d r e cr u it in g Introduction 3.

How to Leverage Gartner Research in Your TMS Vendor Evaluation

TMC

When looking for a TMS provider, many companies trust Gartner’s Magic Quadrant (MQ) research. According to Gartner, the “Magic Quadrant is a culmination of research in a specific market, giving you a wide-angle overview of the market’s vendors. Research TMS Technology Global TMS

The Year Ahead: CTL Research Goals Highlight Top Supply Chain Challenges

MIT Supply Chain

Many are reflected in MIT CTL’s research agenda for the new year, so we asked our senior researchers to describe what they would like to achieve in 2021. Support the design of organizational processes that involve stakeholders from outside the logistics department (e.g.,

Laboratory Experiments in Supply Chain Research

SCM Research

Smith was awarded the 2002 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences “for having established laboratory experiments as a tool in empirical economic analysis, especially in the study of alternative market mechanisms” In its recent issue, the Journal of Business Logistics had the great privilege to publish an article by Cary Deck and him, in which these ideas were applied to our field: Using Laboratory Experiments in Logistics and Supply Chain Research.

Prologis sees further tightening in logistics real estate supply

The Supply Chain Journal

A June research report from Prologis ( NYSE: PLD ) points to several supply headwinds in industrial real estate markets that will make new facility completions fall short of demand over the next decade. This has increased the delivery distance from logistics facilities to consumers over time.

Robotic Process Automation for the Logistics Industry

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Bob Gill, General Manager, Southeast Asia ARC Advisory Group Bob Gill is responsible for managing ARC Advisory Group’s business operations and market research activities in Southeast Asia. Robotic Process Automation for the Logistics Industry.

Top 100 Logistics IT Providers & Market Research Survey

Inbound Logistics

Inbound Logistics’ annual Logistics Technology Perspectives offers market research to help IT buyers and users make better sense of what’s going on in the industry. And, the Top 100 Logistics Technology Providers list celebrates best-in-class innovators that are helping shippers revolutionize their supply chains

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New Research: Supply Chain Priorities and Investments

BluJay Solutions

Adelante SCM and BluJay Solutions, in partnership with the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP), conducted an online survey of supply chain and logistics professionals to find answers to pressing questions. The report, “Focus on Customer Experience – Research on Supply Chain Priorities and Investments,” explores the key findings of this research. Read the full article at Logistics Manager. In The News Logistics Manager

How to Leverage Gartner Research in Your TMS Vendor Evaluation

C.H. Robinson

When looking for a TMS provider, many companies trust Gartner’s Magic Quadrant (MQ) research. According to Gartner, the “Magic Quadrant is a culmination of research in a specific market, giving you a wide-angle overview of the market’s vendors.

How to Leverage Gartner Research in Your TMS Vendor Evaluation

CH Robinson Transportfolio

When looking for a TMS provider, many companies trust Gartner’s Magic Quadrant (MQ) research. According to Gartner, the “Magic Quadrant is a culmination of research in a specific market, giving you a wide-angle overview of the market’s vendors.

Using Experiments in Supply Chain Management Research

SCM Research

Recently, the use of laboratory experiments has attracted attention in SCM research. The self-explanatory title of the article by Siemsen is The usefulness of behavioral laboratory experiments in supply chain management research. Similarly, Thomas has discussed this topic in his recent article When student samples make sense in logistics research , published in the Journal of Business Logistics.

Prologis report details spike in logistics real estate activity

The Supply Chain Journal

The Prologis Research report said demand, across several industries and building sizes, exceeded supply for the second consecutive quarter. Demand strength was seen across a variety of tenants, namely those engaged in parcel delivery, third-party logistics, and food and beverage products.

How to Leverage Gartner Research in Your TMS Vendor Evaluation

CH Robinson Transportfolio

When looking for a TMS provider, many companies trust Gartner’s Magic Quadrant (MQ) research. According to Gartner, the “Magic Quadrant is a culmination of research in a specific market, giving you a wide-angle overview of the market’s vendors.

ChainLink Research: Agile Retailer - Linking Allocation and Transportation

Logility

Retailers will need to create a more integrative approach between the merchant and the logistician—and that means using modern transportation software to create an agile and optimal strategy for retail logistics. Ann Grackin is CEO and co-founder of ChainLink Research. We recently wrote a white paper called The Agile Retailer. In it, we examined how allocation practices are changing, especially for fashion retailers.

By the Numbers:  The Latest eCommerce Logistics and Supply Chain Research

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

The logistics field is changing fast and furious, and eCommerce fulfillment is leading the way. Third Party Logistics Logistics Outsourcing Parcel Transportation B2C Fulfillment order fulfillment process fulfillment operations order fulfillmentAt Amware, we try to keep an eye out for interesting facts that provide a big picture view of what’s happening across the industry. Here’s some of what we’ve come across lately in our reading – with a little added commentary.

Quantum Computing and the Future of Logistics

Enterra Insights

How Can Quantum Computers Improve Logistics? As a result, more people are beginning to consider how a quantum computer could be used to improve logistics. ”[7] In the area of logistics, he notes, being agile isn’t easy.

Prologis report details spike in logistics real estate activity

The Supply Chain Journal

The Prologis Research report said demand, across several industries and building sizes, exceeded supply for the second consecutive quarter. Demand strength was seen across a variety of tenants, namely those engaged in parcel delivery, third-party logistics, and food and beverage products.

What does research into customer experience tell us about how companies should deal with peaks?

BluJay Solutions

According to a recent research study , customer experience (CX) is growing in importance in terms of differentiating brands. The research surveyed over 400 supply chain professionals across manufacturing, retail and logistics service providers. In The News SHD Logistics

Research: How the Panama Canal Expansion Will Impact U.S. Logistics

CH Robinson Transportfolio

logistics landscape starting in 2016. Robinson white paper, Wide Open: How the Panama Canal Expansion is Redrawing the Logistics Map. The post Research: How the Panama Canal Expansion Will Impact U.S. Logistics appeared first on Transportfolio. Global Transportation Logistics Supply Chain Transportation Market Transportation Policy Boston Consulting Group Panama Canal Expansion Ports Post-Panamax White Paper

Nucleus Research Publishes “The Value of BluJay’s TMS for Forwarders” Report

BluJay Solutions

17, 2020 – BluJay Solutions , a leading provider of global supply chain software and services, today announced that Nucleus Research has released analysis that reveals “ The Value of BluJay’s TMS for Forwarders.” About Nucleus Research. Nucleus Research, Inc.

Talking Logistics: PINC and project44 Partnership Commentary

PINC

According to a research study we recently conducted (to be published soon), companies recognize that having digital yard management capabilities provides a range of business benefits beyond the yard. We explore this topic in more detail in the upcoming research report, so stay tuned.

Supply Chain Collaboration – a prerequisite for low carbon logistics?

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

In this follow-up article I focus an important aspect of the study – collaborative initiatives to bring down logistics emissions. Much less common is ‘horizontal logistical collaboration’ involving companies at the same level in the chain, in some cases competitors.

CfP: 15th CSCMP European Research Seminar (ERS) on Logistics and SCM

SCM Research

We, the chairs of the 2020 CSCMP European Research Seminar and the whole scientific committee, have decided to move the planned seminar in Barcelona to a virtual space. Research Conference Supply Chain Management

How to Learn About Supply Chain Research From Around the World in a Few Hours

MIT Supply Chain

Research Expo displays 70 to 80 supply chain research projects from multiple countries. On January 22, 2014, some 120 master’s students representing about 30 countries will gather at the MIT Media Lab, Cambridge, USA to present 70 to 80 supply chain thesis research projects. Also, nine faculty members will talk about the research they are engaged on. The research topics cover virtually every facet of supply chain management. World view.

The Growing Importance of Last Mile Logistics

Enterra Insights

”[3] As the digital path to purchase gets more crowded, the pressure on last-mile logistics also increases. To this extent, logistics and shipping represent the final and essential factor in the equation for e-commerce success.”