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?

Digital Farming: The MacDonalds meet the Jetsons

Enterra Insights

When (if ever) most people think about agriculture, Old MacDonald’s farm or Grant Wood’s America Gothic are more likely images to come to mind than the Jetsons. But farming is moving into the Digital Age. It’s an Age when discussions about paperless offices and robotic factory floors are far more likely to be heard than digital transformation on the farm.

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

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.

Offer 2-Day Shipping to Your Customers by Distributing Your Inventory

demand, they’re too inflexible to meet structural shifts in the market, and they don’t align with the objectives of all parties in the network. meet that demand. To meet their expectations in a realistic and cost-effective. AOffer 2-Day Shipping to Your.

JDA Labs is Hosting a Meet-up on Innovation in Human-Machine Interaction

Supply Chain Nation

On Tuesday, May 1 at 6pm, JDA Labs is hosting a meet-up with Tech3Lab at the JDA Labs office in Montreal. The topic of the meet-up is, “Innovation in Human-Machine Interaction.”. Register for the meet-up here. Innovation innovation JDA Labs JDA Labs meet-upThe Value of Applied Research in Human-System Interaction in B2B Environments. Tech3Lab will take a deeper dive into the value you can get from doing applied research when innovating with human-machine interactions.

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.

Meeting the Digital Enterprise Transformation Imperative

Enterra Insights

The post Meeting the Digital Enterprise Transformation Imperative appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Most analysts agree that businesses face an imperative to transform into a digital enterprise or lose ground to competitors that … Continued.

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.

Get more “aha” moments in your S&OP Meetings

during S&OP meetings Buyer's Guide for Sales. you make your S&OP meetings more insightful and fun You will find this guide useful if you: Who is this guide for? S&OP meetings. With this capability, you can run and compare multiple scenarios side-by-side in the executive meeting.

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.

How Logistics is Adapting to Meet Evolving Customer Expectations

Supply Chain Link

Today, when individuals place an order online, they typically expect to receive the product almost immediately. This may seem like nothing new and comes from the traditional expectation of exchanging money for goods or services.

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.

Real time analytics for your S&OP Meetings?

during S&OP meetings Buyer's Guide for Sales. you make your S&OP meetings more insightful and fun You will find this guide useful if you: Who is this guide for? S&OP meetings. With this capability, you can run and compare multiple scenarios side-by-side in the executive meeting.

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.

Three New Challenges All Organizations Need to Meet

The Network Effect

Designing ones’ supply chain to meet all four of these topics is required to truly be omnichannel. You are encouraged to not only view the video, but respond to the video by upgrading your supply chain to meet the requirements of Crossborder Commerce, Customer Centricity, and Omnichannel.

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.

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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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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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

Quick Service Restaurant Distributor Partners with Chainalytics for a Network Design Project Required to Meet Continued Expansion

CHAINalytics

At the time of the partnership, the distributor was experiencing significant … The post Quick Service Restaurant Distributor Partners with Chainalytics for a Network Design Project Required to Meet Continued Expansion appeared first on Chainalytics.

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.

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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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.

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

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

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

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

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.

Best Buy Increases Inventory to Meet Customer Demand Across Channels

Supply Chain Nation

Friday in 5 – news from around the supply chain landscape, served up in one spot to keep you up to date. . In this week’s Friday in 5: Best Buy increases inventory to support multiple channels; Americans say their economic prospects are brighter, despite ongoing concerns; Nordstrom bets big on high-touch technology; Parts Town takes a new approach to automation technology; and a new complication slows free trade negotiations. Best Buy Keeps Store Shelves, Distribution Centers Stocked.

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.

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.

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