Insights from Ryder Innovate 2014

Talking Logistics

I have long argued that third party logistics providers (3PLs) should set themselves apart from the competition by fully harnessing the power and value of their customer and employee communities. Greg Forbis, Senior Director, General Merchandise, Inbound Transportation, Walmart Stores. Jason Mathers, Senior Manager, Environmental Defense Fund. Walmart Supply Chain and Transportation Trends for 2015. Sustainability and Green Initiatives in Transportation and Logistics.

Logistics Past, Present, and Future

Supply Chain @ MIT

Logistics on the move. The logistics role is changing according to John Wiehoff, CEO of C. The logistics business has changed dramatically over the last 20 years. Robinson (CHR), the world’s largest provider of truckload transportation services, visited MIT CTL recently to give his view of the changing face of logistics. Most people thought of transportation as a part of their overhead.” Now these managers play a key role.

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Supply Chain Risk Management is a Cirque Du Soleil Calibre Act!

Supply Chain Game Changer

In thinking about the show and its construct I thought about the incredible amount of risk that the performers and producers are managing. These world class performers have astonishing talent but they are also working in an environment designed to eliminate risk and maximize safety. Supply Chain Professionals, although not usually theatrical, also work in an environment in which they are managing a tremendous amount of risk. Supply Chain Risk Management.

Top Talking Logistics Posts & Episodes (Q2 2018)

Talking Logistics

Top Talking Logistics Posts in Q2 2018. Start Managing Your Inbound Freight More Effectively Today. Big Data in Logistics. Talent Management in Logistics: Why It’s More Important than Ever. Continuous Pool Optimization – Putting Creativity to Work in Transportation. Big Data in Logistics. Transportation Spot Market Inversion. Leverage Technology to Succeed in Today’s Transportation Market.

#15 in 15 years ….not bad! NC State breaks into the Gartner Supply Chain Program Rankings

Supply Chain View from the Field

Our program engages our 20 top corporate partners to develop projects across a wide variety of different areas, including market intelligence, logistics, inventory, value stream mapping, cost management, supply management, transportation, performance metrics, and others (see Project Breakdown ,). MBA Supply Chain MBA Supply Chain Programs Supply Chain Management Supply Chain Talent Supply Chain Talent Management

SCM is smoking hot!….Why students should consider NC State for a supply chain major.

NC State SCRC

An article published in the Wall Street Journal identifies what I have been saying for years now… Supply chain talent is a hot commodity! But organizations also need to work on investing in a talent management strategy, beginning by partnering with targeted universities to help shape and develop the people that they need to fulfill these roles. We need to be up to the challenge of creating the “impossibly talented” procurement professionals of the future.

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Global study reveals increased use of third party logistics providers and outsourced logistics services key to success in emerging markets

Supply Chain Network

Capgemini Consulting, the global strategy and transformation consulting brand of the Capgemini Group, in cooperation with Penn State University, leadership advisory firm, Heidrick & Struggles and global logistics provider, Panalpina, today announced the findings of the 16th Annual Third-Party Logistics (3PL) Study, examining the global market for outsourced logistics. when entering emerging markets are expertise on the latest global trade regulations and managing and.

How a Profession Went From Zero to Hero

Supply Chain @ MIT

Supply chain management (SCM) is no longer the Rodney Dangerfield of corporate functions. In the early days the function was known as transportation or warehousing (these are still important activities today but are components of SCM). As a buffer between companies and their customers, supply chains play a key role in helping enterprises to manage the volatility that has become the “new normal” in the business world. - Risk management.

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EFT 2016 Global Logistics Report

Supply Chain Nation

2016 looks to be a year of great opportunity for logistics service providers (LSPs). That view is confirmed by new industry research from Eye For Transport (EFT) that shows that LSP customers are looking to gain more value from their service providers and, in fact, want to engage with their LSPs more strategically than ever before. Utilizing a fully integrated warehouse, transportation and order management strategy is a critical initiative for solving the profitability challenge.

State of Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain @ MIT

The transformation of retailing into a multi-channel business is one indicator of the changing face of supply chain management. As I explained in my previous post ( How a Profession Went from Zero to Hero ), supply chain management (SCM) has become a critical competitive differentiator in almost every industry. Logistics networks are constantly being reconfigured in line with changing market conditions. New challenges.

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2013 Third-Party Logistics Study

Supply Chain Movement

The success of the third-party logistics industry is evident in the generally high marks given to 3PLs by respondents to a survey as part of the 2013 17th Annual Third Party Logistics Study, which identifies trends and explores how both 3PLs and shippers are using these relationships to improve and enhance their businesses and supply chains. Shippers report spending an average 12% of revenues on logistics, and an average 39% of that figure is spent on outsourced logistics services.

Survey Finds Significant Success in the 3PL Industry Across the Supply Chain Industry

Cerasis

There are some 3PLs who perform niche tasks, like Cerasis does with transportation management for over the road modes like LTL, Truckload, and small package. If you are still managing functions like transportation management in house , it may be time to start looking towards a 3PL in order to continue to scale your company without adding unnecessary costs as you grow. . Additional Supply Chain, Logistics, and 3PL Industry Trends and Insights.

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Developing the Perfect Quote with Zeke Ziliak

The Logistics of Logistics

As Global Vice President, Transportation & Logistics Industries at PROS, Zeke, and his team help transportation and logistics companies develop fast and accurrate freight quotes using dynamic pricing. . Dynamic Pricing is Transforming Logistics with Zeke Ziliak .

Join BVL International at the North American chapter kickoff on August 12, 2013

Supply Chain View from the Field

Logistics complexity – in the form of fragmented channels, increased product variations, and consumer demand for customized solutions – has been increasing, according to a global study published recently by BVL International, a worldwide supply chain and logistics membership organization. In essence, the results indicate that logistics and supply chain management should primarily enable a company to satisfy its customers’ needs. 5. Talent shortfalls.

ThroughPut Inc. Appoints World-Renowned Just-in-Time, Lean & Kaizen Expert Mr. Takao Sakai to Executive Advisory Board

ThroughPut

may finally help engineering managers everywhere do what Toyota Product Development (TPD) and Toyota Production System (TPS) achieved decades ago. This platform can be Kaizen-for-the-people, helping everyday workers, factory line managers, process engineers, data analysts, financial officers and company executives run smoother, less stressful, zero-waste operations.” NEWS PROVIDED BY ThroughPut Inc. Dec 03, 2018, 18:00 ET. MENLO PARK, SILICON VALLEY, Calif.,

Is There a Third Option for SCM Executives Looking to Revamp their Supply Chain Management Operations?

Kinaxis

Improvements need to be achieved in months, not years, a reality that can only be realized through a managed services partnership in which the only measure of success is tied to the operational improvements resulting from the program. Many organizations with established SCM operations have been working with third-party logistics firms for decades, largely eliminating the use of in-house transportation fleets. The Talent Make vs. Buy Decision.

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World-Renowned Lean & Kaizen Expert Mr. Takao Sakai joins ThroughPut Advisory Board

ThroughPut

may finally help engineering managers everywhere do what Toyota Product Development (TPD) and Toyota Production System (TPS) achieved decades ago. This platform can be Kaizen-for-the-people, helping everyday workers, factory line managers, process engineers, data analysts, financial officers and company executives run smoother, less stressful, zero-waste operations.” MENLO PARK , SILICON VALLEY, Calif., 3, 2018. ThroughPut Inc.,

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Transplace’s 2019 in Review: Our Most Memorable Moments from the Year

Transplace

Continuing to integrate artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies into our operations through a partnership with ai , as well as maximizing the usage of these technologies, including predictive analytics, within our logistics management solutions by partnering with Riskpulse. as a Challenger on the 2019 “Magic Quadrant for Transportation Management Systems”. Transplace’s 2019 in Review: Our Most Memorable Moments from the Year. It has been a busy year!

Creating an analytics organization for supply chain

Supply Chain View from the Field

analytics group noted that a lot of what they had done was in constraint management and inventory and demand. In the supply chain area, we are certainly seeing a strong need for analytics in areas like collaborative forecasting, inventory management, production planning, and logistics network design. There is also a huge need for analytics in the area of talent management for supply chain and manufacturing.

Supply Chain Management:Utility of iPads on Shop Floor

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Supply Chain Collaboration – The New Way to Drive Value!

Supply Chain Game Changer

However, sourcing managers with a narrow focus on delivery are missing out one of the greatest advantages of forging collaborative supplier partnerships: an opportunity to drive synergies that are otherwise perceived as impossible within the confines of the business. As a sourcing manager, you may need to go outside your comfort zone to think about new, innovative ways to collaborate for achieving sustainability because Collaboration comes in more than one flavor! Subscribe Here!

Green Supply Chain Management - Infosys Blogs

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Supply Chain Management:Why not WMS App? - Infosys Blogs

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Supply Chain Management:A New Lens for Supply Chain Roadmaps

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Supply Chain Management:How to make Preventive Maintenance a.

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Supply Chain Management:Has Best of Breed WMS Won the Race?

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Supply Chain Management:Importance of Proactive Master Data.

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Supply Chain Management:Bricks and Clicks - The New Business.

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Supply Chain Management:'Asset' in Enterprise Asset Management

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Supply Chain Management:Smarter Partnering for Smarter Business

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Supply Chain Management:Demand Planning in CPG industry.

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Supply Chain Management:Indicators from the 2012 Holiday Buying.

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Supply Chain Management:The Learning from the 2012 Holiday.

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Supply Chain Management:Growing interest in sustainability from.

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Supply Chain Management:SAP acquired Ariba, what does it mean.

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