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?

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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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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.

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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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

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.

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.

“See Famous Guitars and Meet TMS Stars” at CSCMP EDGE Conference at the Gaylord Opryland Event Center in Nashville

Supply Chain Collaborator

Fair Lawn, NJ – August 6, 2018 – UltraShipTMS is underwriting the EDGE Sponsor’s Lounge at the Council for Supply Chain Management Professionals’ annual event and using the space to host a “ See Famous Guitars and Meet the TMS Stars ” promotion. Providing a quiet meeting space adjacent to the main event floor, the Sponsor’s Lounge will offer light refreshments, internet-ready computer terminals, and an exclusive, private exhibit on loan from Nashville’s Gallery of Iconic Guitars.

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