Monroe, Ohio to host first Kroger and Ocado joint fulfilment centre

EFT

We and our partners at REDI Cincinnati are excited Kroger has chosen Ohio for its first customer fulfilment centre in the United States," said Dana Saucier, JobsOhio vice president and head of economic development. The Kroger Co.

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Columbus, Ohio: Strategic Manufacturing and Logistics Site (Infographic)

Zipline Logistics

Ohio has many nicknames—the Buckeye State, the Birthplace of Aviation, the Mother of Presidents—but there’s one you won’t find on any license plates or bumper stickers: Gateway to the World.

Electric Semi Truck Progress and Ohio Clean Transportation Forum

Zipline Logistics

Zipline Logistics had the honor of attending the very first Clean Transportation Forum hosted earlier this month by UpGrade Ohio. The post Electric Semi Truck Progress and Ohio Clean Transportation Forum appeared first on Zipline Logistics.

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Giant Eagle launches home delivery in Ohio

Deliv

The grocer will be expanding their Curbside Express click-and-collect service in Central Ohio to offer home delivery with Deliv’s same day delivery service. We are filling thousands of customer orders monthly in central Ohio.

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Supply Chain by the Numbers for March 8, 2019

Supply Chain Digest

An Ohio GM Plant Clodes its Doorsm Chinese firm JD.com is Selling on Google, Recylables Prices in Freefall, Economic Forecasts are Coming in Weak

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Planning for a Gas-Fueled Nation

Supply Chain @ MIT

Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio have become prominent exporters of natural gas, alongside historically productive states such as Texas, Wyoming, and Oklahoma. America’s energy portfolio has undergone drastic changes since the early 2000s.

Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

Firstly, Pitt Ohio’ s services span across North America. Pitt Ohio’s LTL offers direct LTL delivery through 21 terminals in the mid-atlantic and midwest regions but has coverage through all of North America with the Reliance network. Introduction.

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Travel Bans and Stockpiling Can Cripple the Ebola Response Supply Chain

Supply Chain @ MIT

Stockpile of personal protective equipment in Ohio (Photo: Ohio Department of Health). Originally posted on Humanitarian@MIT : By Jarrod Goentzel.

The 2016 Operations Summit Is Here!

ModusLink Corporation

Today marks the second day of the Operations Summit at the Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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Trends—November 2013

Inbound Logistics

Regulatory compliance is top supply chain challenge for healthcare executives; Ohio’s transportation funding plan pays dividends with bridge repair program; GM saves $40 million a year by co-locating stamping and assembly facilities; Collaboration is the key to sustained procurement savings; U.S.

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Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

Firstly, Pitt Ohio’ s services span across North America. Pitt Ohio’s LTL offers direct LTL delivery through 21 terminals in the mid-atlantic and midwest regions but has coverage through all of North America with the Reliance network. Pitt Ohio’s Ground service also specializes in shipping non-conveyable products (e.g., Lastly, US Cargo has locations in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia. Introduction.

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Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

Firstly, Pitt Ohio’ s services span across North America. Pitt Ohio’s LTL offers direct LTL delivery through 21 terminals in the mid-atlantic and midwest regions but has coverage through all of North America with the Reliance network. Pitt Ohio’s Ground service also specializes in shipping non-conveyable products (e.g., Lastly, US Cargo has locations in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia. Introduction.

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Kroger Announces Two Additional Regional Ocada Enabled Shed Warehouses

Supply Chain Matters

The first shed, announced in November 2018, involves a $55 million investment and will reportedly be located in a northern suburb of Cincinnati Ohio. The Supply Chain Matters blog provides an update on U.S.

Trends—November 2013

Inbound Logistics

Regulatory compliance is top supply chain challenge for healthcare executives; Ohio’s transportation funding plan pays dividends with bridge repair program; GM saves $40 million a year by co-locating stamping and assembly facilities; Collaboration is the key to sustained procurement savings; U.S.

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20 Manufacturing Blogs Every Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Distribution, and Logistics Professional Should Read

Cerasis

Made In Ohio – A terrific local blog with a focus on Ohio industrial concerns, this site is ideal for seeing how changes in the industry affect the common worker. ( @MADEinOHIOus ). If you are a regular reader of the Cerasis blog, you know our goal is to educate and inform those in the manufacturing, supply chain, distribution, logistics, and transportation space with best practices, trends, and industry news so that we can create a community of people.

Aramex to buy 25% stake in WS One Investment

Logistics Middle East

WS One Investment provides cross-border mailbox consolidation services with operations out of Ohio in the United States

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Academic Positions in Supply Chain Management

SCM Research

A premium resource, dedicated to academic positions in logistics, is the Academic Hiring Survey (pdf), provided by The Ohio State University. Are you considering an academic career in supply chain management? Akadeus offers an interesting collection of open positions in business schools worldwide.

New Editors for the Journal of Business Logistics (Guest Post by C.M. Wallenburg, WHU)

SCM Research

Starting January 2016, Walter Zinn and Thomas Goldsby , both Professors at The Ohio State University (OSU), will be in charge of this premier supply chain journal. In my recent post , I wrote that the CSCMP’s Educators’ Conference is a forum to catch the latest news from our field. This year, among these news was the announcement of the new Editors-in-Chief for the Journal of Business Logistics.

Integrating ERP and TMS: Why Your Business Needs Both Systems

Cerasis

According to a 2016 report from Ohio State University , 86 percent of respondents believed their ERP systems did not provide adequate supply chain management. Too often, ERP software is seen as the final answer to any and every distress a business may face.

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Additional Background Related to Kroeger’s Investment in Future Online Fulfillment Capabilities

Supply Chain Matters

The first facility, announced in November 2018, involves a $55 million investment and will reportedly be located in a northern suburb of Cincinnati Ohio. The Supply Chain Matters blog updates readers on additional information related to U.S.

31 Motivations for Reshoring Manufacturing & Updated Reshoring Stats

Cerasis

Ford, second only to Walmart in reshoring over the past five years, brought 3,250 jobs from Mexico to Michigan and Ohio to build F-650 and F-750 trucks, Fusion cars, and engines. This is the first post in a two part series on our update on Reshoring.

Blockchain is Coming to Transportation – Here’s How

Talking Logistics

He holds degrees in transportation & logistics and marketing from The Ohio State University. The transportation industry has long discussed blockchain with a healthy dose of skepticism or has taken a wait-and-see approach to its adoption.

This Week in Logistics News (April 8-12, 2019)

Talking Logistics

According to Progressive Grocer , “Giant Eagle has unveiled a pilot program with Simbe Robotics to deploy Tally, Simbe’s autonomous shelf-auditing and inventory analytics solution, at the grocer’s Giant Eagle and Market District stores in Pittsburgh and Cleveland, and Akron, Ohio.”

Malouf acquires 1 million sq ft distribution centre in Texas

EFT

Malouf warehouses total 3 million square feet and are located in Utah, Ohio, North Carolina and Texas. “We The building sits on 94 acres and features 54-foot ceilings and 160 dock doors.

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LeanCor Executives to Present at CSCMP Conference

LeanCor

Goldsby (Moderator), The Ohio State University; John A.

Still Managing Exceptions Manually? How a TMS Can Help

Talking Logistics

He holds degrees in transportation & logistics and marketing from The Ohio State University. In the good old days, your transportation management system (TMS) could manage nearly all of your transportation workflows.

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What is Supply Chain Compliance and Why is it Important?

AB&R

When you hear the word compliance , what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Here is a good question to help you understand what compliance should look like in your organization. What are your customer, partner, regulatory, and vendor expectations?”. Are you meeting those expectations?

Philosophy

The Network Effect

Dungy has a coaching philosophy that produced some great teams, a Super Bowl win and a key to the front door of the Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio. Tony Dungy is a legendary NFL football coach and one of the most respected figures in professional sports.

Trends—September 2014

Inbound Logistics

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This Week in Logistics News (April 3-7, 2017)

Talking Logistics

Meanwhile, Cleveland.com reports that Peloton will roll out platooning on the Ohio Turnpike this year. My garage door is crumpled. How did it happen? Rapid temperature cycling due to crazy Boston weather. Mini-earthquake right underneath garage door.

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Ivalua Sees Accelerating Momentum with Another Record Year in 2018

ivalua

2018 new customers include industry leaders such as Ericsson, Strabag, the State of Ohio , Saab, Dole, Baylor Scott & White Health, Bpifrance, America Movil , Danieli, Michigan State University , Orange and over 40 other of the most admired brands.

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How Do We Know National Network for Manufacturing Innovation is Working? Because China is Copying It.

Cerasis

While it may be too early to assess National Network for Manufacturing Innovation’s successes (despite a number of clear early proof points, including the success of the America Makes pilot institute in Youngstown, Ohio), the mere fact that China is copying it is an indication that the institutes are effective. Editor's note: This is a guest blog from our friend Adam Nager from the Information Technology & Innovation Foundation or ITIF.

When the Heavy Hand of Government is Not a Burden

Supply Chain @ MIT

The State of Ohio, for example, is buffering its PPE inventories, for example. For example, if Ohio is stockpiling PPE and Arizona gets hit with Ebola infections, Arizona may not have enough resources to fight the virus, putting the state and all other states – including Ohio – at risk.

Taking a Holistic View on Inventory May Lead to Change in Strategy

Talking Logistics

in Industrial Engineering (Major: Operations Research) at The Ohio State University. Inventory optimization has always been a challenge while designing and planning a supply chain.

Ivalua Selected by State of Maryland to Power ‘eMaryland Marketplace Advantage’ e-procurement system

ivalua

Customers span all levels of government and include the State of Ohio, State of Arizona, City of New York, Shared Services Canada, British Columbia and others. “We Ivalua builds momentum as technology platform of choice for public sector procurement.