[PODCAST] Shippers Who Excel at Recruiting Talent Improve Innovation, Culture, & Service

Cerasis

The Ultimate Guide to Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Logistics, Transportation, & Freight Metrics & KPIs. Hello and welcome back to another episode of “The Freight Project Podcast!” On today’s The Freight Project Podcast episode Cerasis welcomes Teresa Obinger, the Cerasis Human Resources Manager. Teresa spends a bulk of her time recruiting the top talent in the transportation technology & solutions world, and as you’ll hear, a whole lot more.

Freight Visibility and Control: Introducing the Freightos Baltic Index (FBX)

Freightos

Today, the go-to metric for that question is typically Standard & Poor’s 500, the Nikkei, or the Dow Jones Industrial Average (a shockingly poor indicator , if you look closer). Freight Visibility and Control: Introducing the Freightos Baltic Index (FBX). By Zvi Schreiber, CEO, Freightos.

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Excess Inventory? No Problem. You Have Trailers In the Yard.­­

Talking Logistics

The rise in e-commerce has caused a dramatic surge in the demand for industrial real estate,” The Real Deal reports. per square foot—the highest level since it began tracking the metric in 1989. A digital yard management system also enhances the value of existing warehouse management systems (WMS), transportation management systems (TMS), and other systems through easy integration and the provision of real-time trailer and inventory information via web API.

Real-World Scenario: Best Practices for Warehouse Contracts: Part One

Cerasis

In the below is a real world example of a consultant coming to a third party logistics company with the goal of choosing a warehouse and 3pl provider. Currently, the real estate for all these warehouse is owned by our client, and the operations are completely outsourced to multiple 3PL players. Customer metrics. Shorten the SLA/KPI to be only critical issues, as listed: Cost Reduction, Service, Quality, Safety and Customer Metrics.

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Can Supply Chains Adjust to a Circular Economy Over the Next Decade? Part 2

Enterra Insights

” Steutermann adds, “It is important not to confuse [sustainability] metrics with the circular economy. Good metrics for the circular economy could be the percentages of reclaimed, reused materials for production and the reduction of single-use plastic.” ” Analysts from Bopro, a provider of integrated real estate services, suggest simplicity of design is essential to make a circular economy work.

Top 10 Supply Chain Innovations of 2018

Material Handling & Logistics

The retail giant plans to take out 50 million metric tons (MMT) by 2030, which is equivalent to the emissions associated with the average annual electricity consumption of 40 million Chinese households. We salute the year’s top advancements in supply chain technology and processes.

50 expert warehouse optimization tips and techniques

6 River Systems

Not only does warehouse optimization result in a healthier bottom line, but it also improves key warehouse metrics like accurate orders and on-time delivery. “The QC process also needs to be fast and updated real time. Monitor key performance metrics.

Dynamic Warehousing Quarterly Report

FLEXE

It’s an innovative, yet simple concept, that due to its broad-reaching network and data-rich SaaS technology, organically produces a unique dataset that provide insights into important trends in the warehousing, logistics and industrial real estate markets.

Real-World Scenario: Best Practices for Warehousing Contracts: Part Two

Cerasis

Today's blog is a continuation of yesterday's where we discussed cost management and KPIs with warehousing contracts using a real-world scenario. Since this is a real-world scenario, here's a quick recap on the client. Currently, the real estate for all these warehouse is owned by our client, and the operations are completely outsourced to multiple 3PL players. Use metrics on each person, so they all know what is expected of them.

50 expert warehouse order picking tips, strategies, and best practices

6 River Systems

Picking also directly impacts the throughput metric, hence improving the productivity and speed of the picking process, which directly improves the throughput of the distribution center. So if you have the real estate, try and keep as much inventory as possible at ground level.

Dynamic Warehousing Quarterly Pricing Report

FLEXE

It’s an innovative, yet simple concept, that due to its broad-reaching network and data-rich SaaS technology, organically produces a unique dataset that provide insights into important trends in the warehousing, logistics and industrial real estate markets. This first report has three objectives:</p> <ol><li>Provide floor-level view of real-world dynamic warehousing details, experiences and expectations.</li><li>Present

How to Sell on Amazon! The Complete Guide!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Only businesses with excellent seller metrics have a chance at scoring this valuable real estate. Amazon will choose which seller’s item goes in the buy box by weighing low prices and seller metrics to try to give customers the “best deal.”. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Understanding How Aged Inventory Impacts Your Warehouse

Unleashed

It highlights key metrics about the health and status of your old inventory stock. You might not recover the hard costs, but you’ll gain it back with more inventory real estate space left in the warehouse. Being able to understand the journey of your inventory stock and what it entails is a key part of inventory management. It’s also good to see if your inventory gets stuck on a part of its journey, Most often it pauses on the warehouse shelves.

Fast Fashion—Mastering Affordable Distribution in a Flash

FLEXE

Stores monitor customer purchase patterns in real-time and incorporate the data into demand forecasting and replenishment schedules. It also keeps only the fastest turning product in the most prime real estate position of the supply chain, the store front.

Fast Fashion—Mastering Affordable Distribution in a Flash

FLEXE

Stores monitor customer purchase patterns in real-time and incorporate the data into demand forecasting and replenishment schedules. It also keeps only the fastest turning product in the most prime real estate position of the supply chain, the store front.

Markets on “Humpty Dumpty” Watch – Is Your Transportation Plan Ready?

Supply Chain Collaborator

Real estate values, another metric highly influenced by the health of credit markets, typically fall in times of market mayhem and that can mean a drop off in new construction which obviously affects transportation logistics.

Looking for Growth in Lean Times? Look North to Canada!

Supply Chain Network

For those in the United States still struggling to find growth in the aftermath of the real estate and banking meltdown I have one word which may be the answer and that is … CANADA!

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Top 7 retail store KPIs that every retailer should know

Collaborate Cloud

Most retailers have top-level management systems that enable them to aggregate a myriad of data into metrics. The real question is what to do with those data and metrics, and how to use them to be more efficient and innovative in order to monitor results, grow sales and revenue streams, and stay focused on customer centricity. Sales per square foot equals the profit a company receives per square foot of real estate leased.

Supply Chain Management:Growing interest in sustainability from.

Infosys Supply Chain Management

This is certainly an exciting area, and one that is starting to mature, but from our Asset Management centric perspective we realize that the majority of the work around making buildings "smarter" is being done by manufacturers of sensors and devices and by software application developers of building management software systems, such as IWMS (Intelligent Workplace Management Systems) and RESP (Real Estate and Space Planning). About Us. Contact Us. Newsroom Investors Careers.

Fast Fashion—Mastering Affordable Distribution in a Flash

FLEXE

Stores monitor customer purchase patterns in real-time and incorporate the data into demand forecasting and replenishment schedules.</p> </h3></blockquote> <p>A deviation from traditional models where sales reports and formal marketing metrics inform decisions and then mass quantities of product is <em>pushed </em>out to stores based on those findings.</p>