Still Managing Exceptions Manually? How a TMS Can Help

Talking Logistics

This visibility has traditionally been very complicated because it must encompass an order from start to finish; it requires the TMS to read and translate all of the different types of data relevant to that order: The different data sources (like ERPs, portals, EDI, etc.);

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Blockchain is Coming to Transportation – Here’s How

Talking Logistics

A modern, multi-modal Tier 1 TMS can now take data from all sources, cleanse it and use it. He holds degrees in transportation & logistics and marketing from The Ohio State University.

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

Talking Logistics

In other transportation management news, MercuryGate announced the launch of MercuryMart, “a dynamic information exchange providing TMS users with access to a broad range of sources of available capacity.” My garage door is crumpled. How did it happen?

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Supply Chain Professional Do’s and Don’ts during the Pandemic!

Supply Chain Game Changer

From the woman director controlling over a half a billion dollars worth of global spend in the fast moving consumer goods industry in the ‘big city,” to the little guy ordering replenishment stock for a small chain of regional tire repair shops in Piqua, Ohio. Subscribe Here!

Thanksgiving 2018

Enterra Insights

At the original Thanksgiving feast, the pickings were much slimmer and all ingredients were sourced locally. 1] She note there are only two known historical sources describing the three-day long feast shared by the Pilgrims and Wampanoag natives at Plymouth Colony in 1621. The first source was Edward Winslow, one of the English leaders who sailed to American on the Mayflower. ” The other source was the governor mentioned by Winslow, a man named William Bradford.

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Understanding the Need for Supply Chain Visibility in Industry 4.0

Bristlecone

Here’s a scenario: You, the Chief Supply Chain Officer, just received a call from your flagship store in Ohio saying they are running short of inventory. By: Deepak Ghodke, VP, Bristlecone Labs.

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.

Nitor and Ivalua Join Forces to Successfully Launch eMaryland Marketplace Advantage

ivalua

Nitor, the leader in source-to-pay transformation, and Ivalua, a leading provider of global Spend Management Cloud Solutions , announced the successful launch of the Maryland Department of General Services’ new e-procurement system, eMaryland Marketplace Advantage (eMMA), which deployed on schedule and on budget.

Leadership Commitment to Strategic Suppliers Makes a Big Difference

Supply Chain View from the Field

What that means is that just as traditional sources of supply are in decline, sources that only a decade ago were uneconomical to recover are now in play, thanks to advancements in technologies such as horizontal drilling. You’ve probably heard about the Marcellus and Utica shale plays in nearby Pennsylvania and Ohio. I visited a Canadian oil and gas company this week, and participated in their first annual Supplier Day.

Letter from the CEO: Coronavirus Market Update

Transplace

The major lanes between Houston/LA (I-10 Corridor), Chicago/Ohio, NJ/Eastern PA, and Atlanta remains the same with ample capacity however lead times have shortened. Ohio container ramps are some of the worst impacted. Letter from the CEO: Coronavirus Market Update.

Data and Digitization in Manufacturing

Enterra Insights

Susan Helper, the Carlton Professor of Economics at the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University, along with Timothy Krueger, a Research Assistant at Policy Matters Ohio, and Howard Wial, a former Brookings analyst, insist manufacturing still matters — even for nations with advanced service economies, like the U.S. Manufacturing has been the lifeblood of the global economy for hundreds of years.

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

ivalua

Redwood City, CA March 14, 2019 – Ivalua, a leading provider of global Spend Management Cloud solutions, today announced that the State of Maryland has selected its Source-to-Pay platform to power a new statewide e-procurement system, eMaryland Marketplace Advantage.

Top 15 Biggest 3PLs in the US - 2017

Material Handling & Logistics

Source ID. Source ID. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, TQL employs more than 4,200 people in 59 offices nationwide. Source ID. Source ID. Source ID. Source ID. Source ID. Source ID. Source ID. Source ID. Source ID.

The Definitive Guide on Produce Season Transportation Impacts

Zipline Logistics

And if most of your production happens in FL, you may choose to divert sourcing to your secondary facility, say in New Jersey, during heavy produce shipping season months to avoid the heightened costs. Expect produce season to hit Ohio starting in summer and carrying through to early fall.

Challenging Your Comfort Zone

Supply Chain Nation

I grew up in Columbus, Ohio. I double majored in Math and Economics with a minor in Spanish at Miami University of Ohio.

Manufacturers Having Trouble Finding Cheap, Clean Renewable Energy

Material Handling & Logistics

19, General Motors announced plans to purchase 200 megawatts (MW) of clean, renewable wind energy from wind farms in Illinois and Ohio to help power the company’s facilities in Ohio and Indiana.

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Using Big Data to Drive Manufacturing Sales: 3 Big Takeaways from the USMTO Reports

Cerasis

The last 32 monthly reports from USMTO, show that the Midwest (NCE and NCW) buys, on average, 44% of the nation’s manufacturing technology equipment with 26% from NCE’s five states of Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky and Tennessee.

New Panama Canal Options: Running the Numbers with a TMS

TMC

Modern TMS solutions are designed to help shippers make such trade-offs, with analytics platforms that take data from multiple sources and present the shipper with a single access point for calculating total landed cost. New Panama Canal Options: Running the Numbers with a TMS.Connect by TMC.

Procurement Digitization: The Key To Price Transparency And Healthcare Transformation

ivalua

Healthcare continues to be a source of major concern in the United States, with recent polling indicating it is the number one issue to voters in the 2020 elections. In Ohio, a state law requiring price transparency that passed two years ago is still tied up in the courts.

36 innovative companies re-inventing and rethinking supply chain and logistics

6 River Systems

Strategies include sourcing more items directly from manufacturers to improve margins, SKU rationalization and space reduction, “show more carry less” and assisted-store ordering. The world of supply chain and logistics is changing every day.

Spectra Energy Supplier Forum: Driving Collaborative Project Management

Supply Chain View from the Field

These executives provided an overview of the incredible growth in the natural gas pipeline structure that is being driven by the massive shale gas reserves in North Dakota, Pennsylvania, and Ohio that are driving the need for gas and LNG distribution lines. What are the opportunities in the sourcing process to improve planning? I had the pleasure and honor of attending the 2nd annual Supplier Forum, hosted by Union Gas & Spectra Energy in Hamilton, Ontario at the end of April.

Challenging Your Comfort Zone

Supply Chain Nation

I grew up in Columbus, Ohio. I double majored in Math and Economics with a minor in Spanish at Miami University of Ohio.

Procurement Digitization: The Key To Price Transparency And Healthcare Transformation

ivalua

Healthcare continues to be a source of major concern in the United States, with recent polling indicating it is the number one issue to voters in the 2020 elections. In Ohio, a state law requiring price transparency that passed two years ago is still tied up in the courts.

Which States are Making the Grade in Logistics?

Material Handling & Logistics

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11 Ways Tech Will Change Logistics in 2017

Freightos

Google’s driverless car – Waymo – has driven over 2 million miles , Tesla self-driving technology is in cars across the US and Uber’s $680 million dollar acquisition of Otto resulted in a 100 mile truck delivery of beer in Ohio sans driver.

A Year In Events: Looking Back At 2016 (US Edition)

EcoVadis

Ethical Sourcing Forum (New York, NY). The keynote address at the Ethical Sourcing Forum featured Professor Michael Toffel of Harvard Business School, who, along with doctoral student Yanhua Zhou, showcased their latest statistical research on code compliance, this time focusing on factories in China based on Intertek’s Workplace Conditions Assessment (WCA) data. EUISSCA Alliance Sustainable Sourcing Conference 2016 (New Orleans, LA).

Business Intelligence: Your Ticket Out of a Crisis

Unleashed

As the illness spreads in America, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine is drawing praise for his early moves against the virus , at a time when President Donald Trump was downplaying the threat of the virus.

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50 expert tips on logistics planning and strategy

6 River Systems

“Users can easily now look at your global or regional supply situation and quickly source alternates when required, but the key here is to practice your response. Croxton, The Order Fulfillment Process , The Ohio State University; Twitter: @OhioState.

Made in America Gifts For the Holidays

Material Handling & Logistics

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Things you should know about Industry 4.0

Abivin

For example, Ohio has declared itself as an industry 4.0 Source: Wikipedia Industry 4.0 8] You can also learn strategies from businesses and industries that have already adapted Industry, e.g. Ohio developed an Industry 4.0 What is Industry 4.0?

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How the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement Affects Ecommerce Shops

ShipBob

Uniform sourcing rules for all taxable transactions. Today’s evolving regulations and ever-changing sales tax rates are complicating the once-familiar territory of sales tax collection and remittance for businesses selling across state lines. .

DOT Gives $500 Million in Grants to Much-Needed Infrastructure Projects

GTG Technology Group

Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin are included in the grant. The six canal bridges in Lowell, MA are in various states of disrepair and a major source of inconvenience. Sources: [link].

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[INFOGRAPHIC, REPORT, & INTERACTIVE MAP] The US Manufacturing Workforce & Making it In America

Cerasis

percent, 152,400 jobs), Ohio (12.6 percent), Ohio’s 4th (61,000 jobs, 19.0 While US manufacturing has been hit hard by nearly two decades of policy failures that have damaged its international competitiveness, it remains a vital part of the U.S. economy.

How Truckers Are Helping with Michigan’s Water Crisis

GTG Technology Group

Two years ago, Michigan changed Flint’s water source from Lake Huron to the Flint River. Jet Express, an Ohio-based trucking company, also collected and delivered water to Flint. The contaminated water crisis in Flint, Michigan, has been major news in recent months.

Rhode Island Named Bottom State for Infrastructure and Transportation as US Underinvestment Takes Toll

EFT

Ohio. Ohio. #19. The legislation mandates that 80% of the overall funding will comes from these sources before the federal government will step in with financial support.