Wanted: Supply Chain Architects!

Supply Chain Shaman

Manufacturing is the foundation of my interest in supply chain management. Supply Chain and Design. This was the beginning of my journey from manufacturing to understanding larger supply chain concepts. Figure 1: Definition of the Supply Chain Organization.

Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (August 23, 2019)

Talking Logistics

Our Logistics Leaders for Type 1 Diabetes Cure Team jerseys are on order! Our team members will be styling in these jerseys as they train for their upcoming rides in Sonoma, CA, Saratoga Springs, NY, Read more Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (August 23, 2019).

The Logistics & Supply Chain of Thanksgiving

Cerasis

Now, multiply that by 250 million Americans celebrating the holiday, reports Bob Trebilcock of Logistics Management. per pound for turkey might seem like an expense, but that cost and bird reflects more about the supply chain’s functions than you realize. Logistics Supply Chain

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[PODCAST] A Comprehensive Discussion on Lean Supply Chain Strategies

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Listen to “A Comprehensive Discussion on Lean Supply Chain Strategies” on Spreaker. The post [PODCAST] A Comprehensive Discussion on Lean Supply Chain Strategies appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

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A Business Case for Automation in Your Supply Chain

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

Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (June 14, 2019)

Talking Logistics

The post Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (June 14, 2019) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (July 12, 2019)

Talking Logistics

The post Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (July 12, 2019) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. The used car salesman lives on. I’ve been searching online for a used car to buy for my daughter before she heads back to college.

Trends in Blockchain in Supply Chain and Logistics for 2019

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The trends in blockchain in supply chain and logistics circles are becoming synonymous with transparency and visibility, and the trends in blockchain and supply chain and logistics will revolutionize how companies maintain compliance and expand.

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Supply Chain Visibility: Beyond “Where’s My Truck?”

Talking Logistics

I’ve been an industry analyst for over 20 years and achieving timely and accurate supply chain visibility has always been — and continues to be — a top priority for companies across all industries. The Maturing of the Supply Chain.

Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (August 16, 2019)

Talking Logistics

Read more Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (August 16, 2019). The post Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (August 16, 2019) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Top 10 Logistics and Supply Chain Facts of 2014

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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. They inspire us, and this infographic on the Supply Chain trends of 2014 is top notch!

Plan Effectively For These Supply Chain Risks

Talking Logistics

Which risks do you believe supply chain professionals need to plan for more effectively moving forward? The post Plan Effectively For These Supply Chain Risks appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

How More Effective Inbound Logistics Management Improves Procurement in the Supply Chain

Cerasis

Making changes that promote effective inbound logistics management can have a significant impact on your organization’s procurement department and team members. Inbound Freight Effective inbound logistics management

Supply Chain: The True Game of Risk

Supply Chain Shaman

For the supply chain leader it is not a game… The stake is business continuity. Gamers do well in the world of supply chain. Designing value networks and managing what-if conditions is fundamental to managing supply chain risks.

Specialization is Supply Chain’s Best Friend

Logistics Viewpoints

Trade and specialization at the individual, corporate, and regional level are catalysts behind the growth and increasingly important role of supply chain in today’s global economies. The post Specialization is Supply Chain’s Best Friend appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

Digital Supply Chains Seek to Fill Information Black Holes

Logistics Viewpoints

Digital supply chains seek to fill information black holes. For many companies' supply chains, it is the end-to-end portion of the supply chain, knowing what upstream and downstream partners are doing and how well they are doing it, where there are the most black holes.

Blockchain in Supply Chain: 2 Ethereum-Based Projects That Demonstrate How Blockchain Can Improve Supply Chains

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Supply chains are messy. Blockchain in Supply Chain Can Help. WHITE PAPER] The Top Supply Chain Trends that Will Impact Supply Chain Management in 2018. The inefficiencies that plague supply chains have seemingly been around forever. It’s still early days, but there are already two Ethereum-based projects that address some of the major problems that hamper logistics. Blockchain in supply chain changes that.

Top Supply Chain, Logistics, & Freight Videos of 2019 So Far

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Today we continue our annual series during the first week of July, coinciding with Independence Day on July 4th to highlight the top supply chain, logistics, & freight videos of 2019 so far as featured on the Cerasis YouTube Channel. The top supply chain, logistics, & freight videos of 2019 were measured by views of.read More. Videos logistics videos

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Embracing the Digital Supply Chain

Supply Chain Shaman

As I drank a cup of coffee and waited, I reflected on the article I had just completed for the Institute of Supply Management. At their request I wrote on the digital supply chain. Digital supply chain is such a buzzword. Traditional supply chains do not sense.

Top Supply Chain and Logistics Automation Trends to Watch for in 2019

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The concept of automating processes and activities is a major sticking point for supply chain and logistics. Shippers need to understand the top supply chain and logistics automation trends to watch for in 2019. Automation Logistics Supply Chain Trends

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Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2017

Talking Logistics

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. Many of the leading ERP and supply chain software vendors have customer events in various countries around the world.;

Space: The final logistics and supply chain management frontier

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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.

Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (July 26, 2019)

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Read more Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (July 26, 2019). The post Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (July 26, 2019) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

The Top 5 Warehouse Management Technologies Shaping the Supply Chain

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New technologies are being developed that will propel warehouse management and shape the supply chain of the future. The post The Top 5 Warehouse Management Technologies Shaping the Supply Chain appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

How will the Looming Recession Impact Global Supply Chains?

Logistics Viewpoints

Companies need to prepare by developing more agile supply chains. The post How will the Looming Recession Impact Global Supply Chains? appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. S&OP Agile Supply Chains

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Supply Chains to Admire: 2016 Results

Supply Chain Shaman

This morning, we announced the Supply Chains to Admire Winners and Finalists for 2016. Selfishly, we need standard for our research, but we also want to help supply chain leaders gain new insights from a deep data-driven analysis. Five months of analysis.

Terrorism and Supply Chain: A Growing Threat of Supply Chain Terrorism

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Terrorism is a reality that, unfortunately, requires our growing attention in the supply chain world. The British Standards Institution Supply Chain Services and Solutions publishes an annual report that analyzes global trouble spots for supply chain operations.

Certainly, Maybe: Dealing with Supply Chain Uncertainty

Talking Logistics

That’s always the case, I know, especially when it comes to supply chain and logistics, where the uncertainty dial is always turned up to 11. The post Certainly, Maybe: Dealing with Supply Chain Uncertainty appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Industry Trends supply chain design supply chain learning Supply Chain Risk Management uncertainty

What is a Supply Chain Control Tower?

Logistics Viewpoints

The term supply chain control tower is being used more frequently. What is a supply chain control tower? From my perspective it must be a holistic supply chain solution. The post What is a Supply Chain Control Tower?

Top 10 Most Popular Supply Chain Blog Posts of the First Half of 2019

Cerasis

Today we kick off our annual series during the first week of July, coinciding with Independence Day on July 4th to highlight the most popular supply chain blog posts published on the Cerasis blog in 2019. Freight Logistics Supply Chain Transportation Management supply chain articles

Four Strategies To Deploy As Supply Chain Hits Main Street

Supply Chain Shaman

Social media awash with pictures of supply chain professionals attending the Lady Gaga event at SAP’s Sapphire, celebrating with drinks at the Gartner event, or rocking to the ZZ Top performance at JDA’s Icon conference trumpeted excitement. Shortening Supply Chains.

The Most Important Skills for Supply Chain Young Professionals

Talking Logistics

What skills and attributes will be the most important for supply chain young professionals to succeed moving forward? Our community was relatively small at the time (18 supply chain and logistics executives), but they are all high-level leaders (more than a third.

Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (June 21, 2019)

Talking Logistics

The post Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (June 21, 2019) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. This would have been a fantastic April Fools’ joke, except it’s real.

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How Does a Digital Transformation Apply to Supply Chain Planning?

Logistics Viewpoints

In the Supply Chain Planning context, these include decisions about which […]. The post How Does a Digital Transformation Apply to Supply Chain Planning? appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Supply Chain Planning Digital Transformation

The Best Supply Chain Conferences of 2019

Cerasis

Supply chain conferences are an excellent way to connect with industry professionals, learn about new technologies, and refine your operation through the experience of others. WHITE PAPER] The Top Supply Chain Trends that Will Impact Supply Chain Management in 2018.