Meeting the Omnichannel Challenge

The Network Effect

The post Meeting the Omnichannel Challenge appeared first on The Network Effect. Consumers are buying products through many different channels the consumer goods supply chain has become more complex than ever before.

Meeting the Outsourcing Challenge

OneSCM

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 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?

Dropshipping Is Helping to Meet eCommerce Demands

Material Handling & Logistics

A new study from the Center for Supply Chain Research at Lehigh University shows that retailers are expanding their virtual inventory without incurring additional carrying and fulfillment costs by utilizing dropship programs

Automated Order Processing and Proactive Inventory Management

Speaker: Irina Rosca, Director of Supply Chain Operations, Helix

Focusing on this information once per month during the S&OP meeting is too late for all business units to align.

Meet our Spring additions

Alloy

Meet our Spring additions was originally published in Alloy on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story. The Alloy team continues to grow quickly, and this month, we’re excited to highlight two of our newest employees?—?Tom

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

Meet Your Match

Inbound Logistics

3PLs and tech providers can empower ethical supply chains, winter warehouse tips, what is most important to carriers when working with shippers, Fleet Advantage 2018 benchmarking survey reveals fleet operators pulse about rising fuel and maintenance and electric trucks, female high school students, findings from 2019 Third-Party Logistics Study, Forrester forecasts that companies will spend $434.9

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.

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

Candidates search for job openings where they meet the basic. Meet Tim, a young college graduate with. expected to scan hundreds of applications, searching for the select few that meet. to meet you on Monday. The next. wave of. AI-led.

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

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

Kinaxis

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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Winning with Hyper-localization: How to Overcome the Challenge of Meeting Local Market Needs

JDA software

Meeting these changing needs with its current processes was a challenge. For retailers looking for a competitive edge, being able to efficiently meet local market needs will become an increasingly important strategy.

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.

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.

Advanced analytics meets social good: how Angel Flight West optimizes flight routes for families in need

AIMMS

The post Advanced analytics meets social good: how Angel Flight West optimizes flight routes for families in need appeared first on AIMMS - Supply Chain Management, Analytics, and Optimization Blog. There are many great examples where advanced analytics have contributed to social good.

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.

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.

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.

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 Needs of Life Sciences

Rootstock

Are you making a medical device, pharmaceutical, or other life sciences product? Then your company may soon need a new ERP solution to modernize and digitally transform your operations.

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.

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.

Optimizing Retail Supply Chains to Meet Demand and Reduce Costs

Transportfolio

It’s no secret that retail supply chains can be particularly complex; trying to continuously meet changing consumer demands while also driving growth can result in missed opportunities to manage cost and drive efficiency.

SCRC Meeting: Closing the Gap Between Marketing and Procurement

NC State SCRC

Our upcoming SCRC meeting on April 25 will explore a topic that has been top of mind for me and several other people for some time. To give you a clue as to what this is about, consider the typical sessions you see at, for instance, the ISM meeting, that I plan on attending this year. Our upcoming SCRC meeting will capture insights from multiple individuals who will share perspectives on this subject.

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.

Hyper-localization: How to Overcome the Challenge of Meeting Local Market Needs

Material Handling & Logistics

With customer behavior changing more frequently,retailers are adapting their supply chains to increase engagement with their always-on customers

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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Case Study: Major Medical Company Meets UDI Compliance

AB&R

The post Case Study: Major Medical Company Meets UDI Compliance appeared first on AB&R. Background and Challenge.

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.

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

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

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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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.