This Week in Logistics News (February 5-9, 2018)

Talking Logistics

CX North America Expands Driver Mobile App with Digital Proof of Delivery Update. Our guinea pig Cow died this morning. The kids named him Cow when he was born. He was a tiny little thing when he was born, smaller than the palm of your hand.

On the road! 4 September supply chain conferences we love

Kinaxis

As part of the panel, four ex-AMR analysts –Roddy Martin, Mickey North Rizza, Lora Cecere and CJ Wehlage– will share insights on the results and the trends.

Major Trends Impacting the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Ecosystem

Supply Chain View from the Field

One of the biggest recipients of this trend is the pharmaceutical environment. Several trends have shaped the pharmaceutical ecosystem in the last few years, and Obamacare is only one among many. But it isn’t the volume that is the challenge, but the nature of the pharmaceutical industry that has created the greater challenges. As capital becomes more dear, we see a downward trend in the investment by pharmaceutical companies in manufacturing facilities.

Supply chain agility, the disillusioned data scientist, Amazon effect, and other tales from LogiPharma US 2017

Kinaxis

by Dr. Madhav Durbha I was at the recent LogiPharma US conference for the pharmaceutical supply chain leaders. Pharma and life sciences supply chain management Supply Chain Events pharmaceutical supply chain pharmaceutical supply chain management

Supply Chain Management:Importance of Proactive Master Data.

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Pharmaceutical and Biotech. In my current project about a year ago, North America region Supply Chain Planners were having major concerns related with flawed planning resulting from incorrect or no Source of Supply (SoS) for receipt elements such as Purchase requisitions &/or Planned orders. About Us. Contact Us. Newsroom Investors Careers. Infosys Labs. Industries. Industries. Aerospace and Defense. Airlines. Automotive. Communication Services. Consumer Packaged Goods.

Novo Nordisk: A Story of a Supply Chain Leader

Supply Chain Shaman

With more than 90 years of innovation in diabetes care, Novo Nordisk is a global pharmaceutical leader. For the past four years, as we have done our work, we have tracked Novo Nordisk’s continued improvement against the pharmaceutical peer group.

Podcast: Ben Cook – COO of MedMen

EFT

Yet, it is produced and grown in smaller units like groceries and not in mega factories like in the case of pharmaceuticals. Primary Event: 4th Annual D3: Retail Supply Chain Summit USA 2019 Précis: Supply chain veteran Ben Cook on moving iPhones to moving cannabis Premium`: Freemium`: Channels: Supply Chain Logistics Region: North America Article Type: Executive Insights Publish as a report Priyanka talks to Ben Cook – COO of MedMen – the largest cannabis company in the US.

What Is The Mission?

Supply Chain Shaman

Annette Clayton’s vision as a newly minted SVP of Supply Chain (now COO for North America) is coming to fruition. The company is composed of three industry peer groups—consumer, medical device and pharmaceutical. The Company is outperforming the pharmaceutical peer group, but under-performing the consumer products and the medical device industry segments. Daily I see one. You probably also have them in your mail. What is it?

This Week in Logistics News (April 20-24, 2015)

Talking Logistics

February 2015 North American Freight Numbers. AWS revenues grew 49 percent in Q1 2015 compared to Q1 2014, while the rest of its North America business grew 22 percent.

Which Metrics Matter? Interview with Philippe Lambotte

Supply Chain Shaman

An example of segmentation in the pharmaceutical industry: vaccine supply chains deal by definition with live cells and require high investments to be successful. My journey to understand supply chain Metrics That Matter started three years ago.

Gaining Clarity on Inventory Effectiveness

Supply Chain Shaman

In industries like beverage, pharmaceuticals, consumer packaged goods, and medical device, the industry averages have gone backwards (inventory turns have decreased, not increased) during the period of 2006-2014. I remember the plane ride well. My career was in transition.

Kinexions, a tale of growth and potential

Kinaxis

by Trevor Miles I’m on my way back from Tokyo where I attended our user conference, Kinexions Tokyo , in Japan, just 5 weeks after our Kinexions North America user conference in San Diego.

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Top 10 Supply Chain Innovations of 2018

Material Handling & Logistics

The electronic validation program made its debut at Port Everglades in Florida to exporters needing to ship used vehicles from South Florida to destinations throughout the Caribbean, Central America and beyond. Content Summary: Trucks Platoon Across North Carolina Turnpike.

Delivery is the Product: Takeaways from Transplace’s Shipper Symposium 2018

Talking Logistics

pharmaceuticals, electronics), and to prevent counterfeiting. “In I spend the bulk of my time these days reviewing young technology companies primarily in North America, Europe, and Latin America,” said Dan. “I “Consumers are the disruptive force today, not technology.”.

26 warehouse pros reveal the most important factors to consider when moving to an automated warehouse

6 River Systems

automated warehouses) the most are cold storage facilities and freezer warehouses, typically in the food and beverage and pharmaceuticals sectors.

As Europe Rebounds Supply Chain Continues to Shine

Supply Chain @ MIT

The graduates from the Spanish program tend to stay in Spain, while students from the English program are widely dispersed with about 60% gaining employment in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, 25% in North America and Central America, and the rest in Asia. Bucking the trend.

Jaro Caban: “Establishing S&OP is a challenging journey”

Supply Chain Movement

Today it operates in 67 countries with 143,000 employees and has 76 business units on six platforms that cover animal feed, food production, energy and transportation, financial services and pharmaceuticals.

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The India supply chain revolution

Supply Chain Movement

We spoke to Raj Reddy, supply chain VP at Glenmark Pharmaceuticals. Even in North America, the reopening of negotiations of the NAFTA treaty could have unexpected results for supply chains that have now become fully integrated across the United States, Canada and Mexico, making them virtually one market. ADJUSTING TO A NEW TAX REGIME. India is on the cusp of a supply chain transformation that may end up being nothing short of a major game changer.

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S&OP, a vision for the future. The expert interview series #6

Supply Chain Trend

Based in the UK he has consulted in Europe, Asia, Africa and North America. Clients include many global leaders and he has consulted in FMCG, agro-chemicals, pharmaceutical, building materials, medical devices and the apparel industries. Introduction.

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The Ever Increasing Role of Robotics in Transforming Manufacturing

Cerasis

The primary consumer and investor of robots in North America, the automotive industry, decreased robot ordering from 41 percent in 2005 to 21 percent in 2014. Yet, the food and consumer goods industry increased robot orders from 3 to 7 percent, and use of robotics in life sciences, pharmaceuticals, and biomedical jumped from 2 to 6 percent, asserts the Robotic Industries Association. When was the last time you thought about robotics being used in manufacturing?

Supply Chain Management:Infosys team at Pulse 2012 - Day 1

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Pharmaceutical and Biotech. They have worldwide operations and have implemented the solution in north America and moving to Europe and then South East Asia. About Us. Contact Us. Newsroom Investors Careers. Infosys Labs. Industries. Industries. Aerospace and Defense. Airlines. Automotive. Communication Services. Consumer Packaged Goods. Education. Energy. Financial Services. Healthcare. High-Tech. Hospitality and Leisure. Industrial Manufacturing. Insurance.

Catch up on Supply Chain Analytics news with our Summer Reading List

AIMMS

Chris Gordon, AIMMS VP North America, discusses this on our blog. Companies in Asia Pacific eager to innovate with Supply Chain Optimization: The adoption of advanced analytics has moved at a much slower pace in Asia Pacific compared to Europe or North America.