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?

Is Canada’s recreational cannabis supply chain ready to meet demand?

The 21st Century Supply Chain

On the medicinal marijuana front, the Canadian government’s official market data (see the chart below) for the first quarter of the current fiscal year clearly indicates that the domestic and foreign cannabis producers are in constant competition to meet the demands of the market.

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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.

How to make S&OP meetings a highlight in your team’s calendar

AIMMS

During the workshop, we learned that virtually all attendees had a pain point in common: they always had to go back to their desk to test different scenarios after an S&OP meeting. Suddenly, S&OP meetings would not be as tedious.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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?

Descartes

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

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

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 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.

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.

Brains Meet Brawn in Retail & Supply Chain

Supply Chain Nation

The changing supply chain landscape. The emergence of AI and Machine Learning in the supply chain is changing the way managers approach managing inventory, production, distribution and selling to optimize the customer experience. Data from customer promotions, weather, local events and holidays also present a plethora of variables to account for in estimating demand across hundreds or thousands of demand points (stores, web sites, catalogs, etc.) and across hundreds or thousands of SKUs/items.

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.

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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Meeting the Demands of a Multichannel Pricing Strategy

Unleashed

Online inventory management is one of the many tools available to assist in meeting the demands of multichannel operations. The post Meeting the Demands of a Multichannel Pricing Strategy appeared first on Unleashed Software. Multichannel retailing is a set of activities concerned with selling goods or services to consumers through more than one channel.

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.

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.

SCM 101

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!

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.

Labeling that can Meet Just-in-Time Deadlines in Auto Manufacturing

Loftware

Just-in-time supply chains are demanding and have little room for error. They have become prominent in the auto industry, raising new demands. Automotive Supply Chain Manufacturing

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.

Chainalytics Opens Singapore Office, Continues Strategic Asia-Pacific Expansion to Meet Growing Demand

CHAINalytics

The post Chainalytics Opens Singapore Office, Continues Strategic Asia-Pacific Expansion to Meet Growing Demand appeared first on Chainalytics.

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

Outdated Supply Chains Can’t Meet Consumers’ “Need-It-Now” Mentality

FLEXE

That means understanding your customers, anticipating their needs and meeting or exceeding expectations to keep their business. Supply chain leaders everywhere are having to become customer-experience experts and require new capabilities to meet these “need-it-now” demands.

Meet Blue Yonder: Combining Supply Chain Knowledge and AI Technology

Supply Chain Nation

JDA has a long history of working with our customers in manufacturing, retail and distribution to optimize all the nodes in an extended, end-to-end supply chain – from factories and DCs to retail stores. With JDA’s acquisition of Blue Yonder, we’re combining a large team of talented AI experts and data scientists, as well as powerful solutions, to our deep domain knowledge – accelerating our course toward the promise of a self-learning, Autonomous Supply Chain.

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.

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.

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.