Meeting the meat demand

Quintiq

But this begs the question: How do supermarkets and meat processors manage their supply, meet the demands put upon them and balance their inventories? Meat consumption is growing globally, and producers are working hard to meet increased consumer demand while maintaining sustainable and responsible practices in both livestock management and supply chain optimisation. or lamb chops (Australia Day!) – and have a sales forecast that meets SLAs and stock targets?

JDA Labs is Hosting a Special Meet-up on Gamification

Supply Chain Nation

On Monday, February 12 at 6pm, JDA Labs is hosting a special meet-up on studies in gameful interaction design and games user research. Get more details around the meet-up here. Innovation Supply Chain gamification innovation JDA Labs JDA Labs meet-up

Meeting the Outsourcing Challenge

Take Supply Chain

The post Meeting the Outsourcing Challenge appeared first on TAKE Supply Chain. A survey of manufacturers, distributors, and retailers, and outsourced manufacturing and logistics services providers.

Agriculture: The Jetsons Meet the MacDonalds

Enterra Insights

The post Agriculture: The Jetsons Meet the MacDonalds appeared first on Enterra Solutions. The topic of agriculture generally brings to mind scenes of waving grain, orchards of fruit trees, and/or animals grazing peacefully … Continued.

What Happens when Technology Meets Transparency?

Appterra

The post What Happens when Technology Meets Transparency? One of the not-so-simple problems that plague global supply chains is transparency.

Improving Supply Chain Visibility to Meet Consumer Demands

Ryder Exchange

As increased consumer demand and the fast paced environment of e-fulfillment drive the supply chain, end-to-end visibility has never been more important. Healthcare Retail Supply Chain Technology

Move over old man. It’s time to meet supply chain planning 4.0

The 21st Century Supply Chain

It’s time to meet supply chain planning 4.0 by Trevor Miles What I took away from the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference …. Supply Chain Management is a relatively young practice, though many of the core principles go back many decades and are based on Operations Research concepts.

Designing Labels to Meet Corporate Standards

Loftware

This is why when it comes to developing and updating labels it's important to ensure that you have a process in place that works to meet corporate standards. Branding is becoming critically important especially with the increasing levels of counterfeiting in today's global supply chain.

Trade Promotion Optimization Meets Cognitive Computing

Enterra Insights

The post Trade Promotion Optimization Meets Cognitive Computing appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Analysts at L.E.K. write, “Trade promotion programs are pivotal to driving sales, building brand equity with consumers and strengthening channel … Continued.

5 Ways Your 3PL Can Help You Meet E-commerce Challenges

Saddle Creek Logistic Services

The post 5 Ways Your 3PL Can Help You Meet E-commerce Challenges appeared first on Saddle Creek Logistics Services. Ecommerce sales are growing at double-digit rates in the U.S. and expected to reach $632 billion by 2020, according to Business Insider.

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Why OmniChannel Solutions are Needed in Shipping & Logistics to Meet Consumer Demand

Cerasis

Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post Why OmniChannel Solutions are Needed in Shipping & Logistics to Meet Consumer Demand appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

JDA Labs Hosting Meet-up on “The Art of Data Visualization”

Supply Chain Nation

JDA Labs is hosting their first meet-up of 2018. This month’s innovative meet-up topic is “ The Art of Data Visualization ,” and will feature speakers from JDA Labs and MapD. Reserve your spot for the meet-up here. Supply Chain data visualization innovation JDA Labs JDA Labs meet-upOn Tuesday, January 30 at 6 p.m., Guidelines for Data Visualization. Ignacio Alvarez from JDA Labs will speak about guidelines for data visualization.

3PL Logistics Companies Up Services to Continue to Meet the Needs of Shippers

Cerasis

Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post 3PL Logistics Companies Up Services to Continue to Meet the Needs of Shippers appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. When the housing market collapsed in 2008 , the US and global economies went into a tailspin.

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Where Bricks-and-Mortar Meets Omni-Channel

Supply Chain @ MIT

Switching to an omni-channel business model requires retailers to drive change in many parts of the supply chain, including the bricks-and-mortar stores that still provide a vital interface with customers.

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Meeting Demand During the Holidays

Elementum

As spending on the holidays continues to grow , retailers and logistics operators have to take special measures to meet the demand. With so many opportunities for customers to shop, the biggest problem brands encounter is predicting and meeting customer demand. 2017 has been an exciting year for the tech industry and holiday shoppers alike. According to a recent study, 34.6% of people would like to receive electronics as gifts.

FDA To Hold First DSCSA Meeting

Loftware

The Drug Supply Chain Security Act aims to protect U.S. consumers from counterfeit or contaminated pharmaceutical drugs. First signed into law by President Obama in 2013, the DSCSA includes a lengthy adjustment period that runs between 2015 and 2024. DSCSA Pharma Labeling

Capturing Business Value While Meeting Regulatory Requirements

Creating Supply Chain Excellence

The post Capturing Business Value While Meeting Regulatory Requirements appeared first on Tompkins International. An enterprise-wide global trade strategy increases supply chain cost and service performance for all trading partners and enables importers and exporters to comply with mandatory trade and security regulations. Blog 3PL Consumer Products distribution operations Retail Transportation Management

How to Adjust Your Planning to Meet Changing Sales Patterns

Arkieva

How to Adjust Your Planning to Meet Changing Sales Patterns was first posted on February 26, 2018 at 8:20 am. ©2017 In an ideal world, demand and supply would be steady and predictable, resulting in optimal capacity utilization and no back orders or missed customer orders. However, in the actual supply chain world variations in actual sales vs. projected sales result in lower forecast accuracy, and either overstocking or stock out situations.

OPTSUM 2015: Where SCM meets Science

Supply Chain Nation

The second edition of the optimization summit (OptSum) was held amidst a scene of unprecedented enthusiasm in Bangalore on March 10 -11, 2015.

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How Logistics Must Change to Meet Holiday Retail Needs

Material Handling & Logistics

Expectations surrounding e-commerce sales have changed and are now part of the logistic equation. read more. Global Supply Chain Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution News

Apparel and Footwear Supply Chain Meets Industry 4.0 Adoption

Supply Chain Matters

The apparel and footwear industry, one of the earliest adopters of global based, low-cost manufacturing outsourcing is now on the verge of adopting Industry 4.0 supply chain practices. Apparel and Footwear Supply Chain Internet of Things Manufacturing Strategies Procurement and Sourcing Product Lifecycle Management Supply Chain Strategy Addidas Futurecraft MFG supply chain Addidas supply chain supply chain advancements in footwear manufacturing Supply chain Matters blog

Meeting and Exceeding Supply Chain Expectations

APICS

Upon returning from APICS 2015 in Las Vegas, I have time to reflect on the excellent speakers I heard (and interviewed), motivated people I met, and invigorating conversations I had. APICS was proud to welcome Jack Welch, legendary management expert and best-selling author, to the stage for the conference’s opening general session

SCRC Meeting Insights – Part I

NC State SCRC

We kicked off the 33rd SemiAnnual SCRC Partner Meeting today, with a room full of people from various segments of government, industry, and academic attending.

Warehousing Made Easy: How to Meet Ever-Changing Customer Demands

Supply Chain Nation

Warehouse managers are under a lot of pressure to maximize throughput, minimize cost, optimize labor productivity and meet shipping deadlines, and do so in a way that keeps each and every customer happy, which is a tough task. With the right WMS in place, organizations can improve the ability to meet demanding customer expectations, enhance productivity and fulfill orders more profitably. JDA WMS and Warehouse Labor Management (WLM) can help you meet these demands head on.

Transitioning Your Logistics Operations to Meet the Needs of Millennials

Creating Supply Chain Excellence

Millennials are a dynamic rapidly growing segment of the workforce. Blog Consumer Products Retail Supply Chain Planning

The Lean Supply Chain Meets Dock Scheduling - Part II

C3 Solutions

As a second blog post in a two part series, we are providing practical examples of how dock scheduling systems can improve existingprocesses due to its collaborative and automated features. dock scheduling Dock Scheduling Software dock scheduling system

Throw Back Thursday: Remembering ‘Meeting Customer Demand in a Complex Industry’ from Kinexions

The 21st Century Supply Chain

Today I’d like to share the interview on ‘Meeting Customer Demand in a Complex Industry’ at Kinexions. Kennametal strives to meet customer demand for customized products, while also manufacturing to stock. by Melissa Clow Kinexions is in 26 days!

High Performance Fulfillment: The Only Way to Meet Customer Demand

ModusLink Corporation

The post High Performance Fulfillment: The Only Way to Meet Customer Demand appeared first on ModusLink Global Solutions. Fast shipping and speedy delivery have become consumer expectations for shopping online; faster shipping is no longer considered a benefit or a perk.

Part 2: Cost Widens the Gap—What Stands In the Way of Meeting Customer Demands

FLEXE

What stands in the way of retailers making the right improvements to meet customer demands? Part 2: What Stands in the Way of Meeting Customer Demands. The decision to buy something is based on meeting a direct need or dissatisfaction that a person is facing.

Wal-Mart Conducts an Optimistic Annual Meeting but Industry Realities Remain

Supply Chain Matters

Wal-Mart held its annual meeting of stockholders last week and declared that the world’s largest retailer has started to invent the future of shopping again. While one large retailer can portray an optimistic view of the future, the reality is that former methods, practices and culture are all subject to added change.

Oracle empowers organisations to meet accelerating market changes with major innovations to Supply Chain Management Cloud

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

To help organisations meet rapidly changing business demands, Oracle has announced significant expansions to Oracle Supply Chain Management (SCM) Cloud

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The Lean Supply Chain meets Dock Scheduling - Part I

C3 Solutions

After reading an interesting article about the Lean Supply Chain that encourages businesses to consider purchasing collaborative and automation software when conducting Lean techniques, I immediately thought readers might appreciate some practical examples of this.

FMCG Meets Top Gear: IKA Store to Shelf Supply Chain: Last 50 Yards

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

FMCG and Brewing producers amongst many others, carefully pack their products to meet exacting requirements for International Key Account (IKA) and Local Key Account (LKA) customers. Increasingly this includes specially collated and shrink-wrapped pallets which are cross-docked to specific stores via a retailer platform.

Meeting the Need for Personalized Shopping Experiences with Category Management

Supply Chain Nation

The assortment, in today’s “me commerce” environment, has become a way to differentiate your business from the competition and better meet shopper expectations. Learn how JDA can help you meet the ever-changing needs of your consumers today and in the future , so you can make localized assortments the priority in your merchandising strategy. Be sure to stop by and meet with JDA while you are there!

When Coincidence Meets Determination – An Interview with Rob O’Byrne

Logistics Bureau

In this interview series we’re introducing some of our senior staff in a little more detail. What makes them tick? What ticks them off? But also: Why do they love supply chain management so much? Today we’re talking to Rob O’Byrne. He is the Founder and Group Managing Director of Logistics Bureau. Rob is married with four grown up children and lives in Sydney. . Rob, you grew up on the British island of Jersey, just off the coast from Normandy, France. In 1993 you left the UK for Australia.

Meeting the Needs of Shippers’ Global Supply Chains

Transportfolio

Meeting the Needs of Shippers’ Global Supply Chains | Transportfolio. Meeting the Needs of Shippers’ Global Supply Chains | Transportfolio. The post Meeting the Needs of Shippers’ Global Supply Chains appeared first on Transportfolio.

Making Supply Meet Demand at America’s Food Banks

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

So, how should Feeding America allocate its food supply to the food banks so that the supply can meet demand in a fair and timely manner? Ultimately, the Choice System creates mutual benefits by making supply meet demand along the supply chain!