NeoGrid’s Chief Operating Officer to co-present session at 2017 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference in Phoenix, AZ

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

NeoGrid, a global technology provider of end-to-end supply chain management solutions, has announced that chief operating officer Gilson Torii will co-present a session at the 2017 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference scheduled for 22-25 May in Phoenix, Arizona

Phoenix Rising from the Ashes- Samsung Suddenly Moves from Damaging Product Recall to Profit Milestone in a Single Quarter

Supply Chain Matters

In May of 2012, in our commentaries related to high-tech and consumer electronics industry, Supply Chain Matters coined the analogy of the shiny apple and the complex orange. It related to that of Apple and Samsung and their competitive battles in the smartphone market. The analogy drawn was that the shiny apple, which distinctively sits […].

Medical Device Labelers Powwow in Phoenix

Loftware

Last week nearly 120 medical device professionals and solution providers gathered at the Wigwam resort in Phoenix, AZ, to discuss labeling challenges and solutions.

Notes from ProcureCon Indirect West at the Wigwam in Phoenix Arizona

Supply Chain View from the Field

Had a great time today speaking at the ProcureCon conference in Phoenix today, and spent a good deal of time talking to a number of the different solutions providers in the vendor area. I was amazed at the speed and convenience of the technical solutions emerging in the procurement area, based on the discussions I had with the individuals present. For example, a discussion with Anu Gardiner at Docusign opened up my eyes to the technology involved in signing contracts.

Top 10 signs you’ve been working in supply chain too long

The 21st Century Supply Chain

Research firm Gartner even has it listed as a hot topic for its Supply Chain Executive Conference in Phoenix, May 14–17. by Bill DuBois. Boomers, millennial leadership and supply chain management jokes. Is it time for the older generation to move on?

Taking a Self-Healing Supply Chain Stance on day one at the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Mike McAllister Register. Greet. That’s always a solid day one at any conference. If you’re lucky (and not too jet lagged), you’ll sneak in an early session or two, and you might even find time for cocktail that evening.

ON Semiconductor’s Supply Chain Risk Management Program is a Competitive Weopon

Logistics Viewpoints

The public company, headquartered in Phoenix, has a truly global supply chain with over 90 locations globally. I talked to Brent Wilson, SVP of Global Supply Chain Operations at ON Semiconductor, about their supply chain risk management program. ON Semiconductor is a premier supplier of energy efficient innovations in the semiconductor industry. Brent believes their […]. High Tech & Electronics Industry Supply Chain Risk Management ON Semiconductor Risk supply chain

Fire Incident at Apple Facility in Arizona

Supply Chain Matters

Yesterday, a fire broke out at an Apple facility located in Mesa Arizona, just outside of Phoenix, which initially made lots of news. According to a video report from a local news channel, the fire spread rather fast and was believed to have been ignited by solar panels on the roof of this facility. Various […].

[Infographic] Prescriptive Analytics, Demystified

River Logic

Back in May, I had the pleasure of joining my team members, two of our partners and a slew of supply chain master-minds at Gartner's 2016 Supply Chain Executive Conference in Phoenix, AZ.

This map shows every bridge in the United States….and it’s incredible

The Network Effect

The relative lack of development in the West is instantly apparent, and if you look closely, you can make out such landmarks as the Mississippi River, the Appalachian mountains, and major cities like LA, Phoenix, and DC.

Supply Chain Matters Interviews Joe Shamir- CEO of ToolsGroup

Supply Chain Matters

While attending the recent Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference in Phoenix, Supply Chain Matters had the opportunity to sit–down and catch-up with some CEO’s of supply chain software and services providers. One distinct opportunity was a conversation with Joseph Shamir, CEO of supply chain planning and analytics software provider ToolsGroup. This author has known Joe […].

Supply Chain Network Optimization Technology is Ripe for Disruption

AIMMS

Something struck me after spending a few days in Phoenix at Gartner’s Supply Chain Executive Conference. Supply Chain Network Optimization is key to running an efficient and profitable operation today.

9 Sessions You Can’t Afford to Miss at The 2017 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

Arkieva

In addition to its pristine weather, Phoenix, AZ will once again host this year’s Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference. Here’s a list of top must-see sessions at the upcoming 2017 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference. Visit Arkieva at Booth #712.

Supply Chain Matters Interviews Irfan Khan- CEO of Bristlecone

Supply Chain Matters

While attending the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference in Phoenix, Supply Chain Matters had the opportunity to sit–down and catch-up with CEO’s of supply chain software and services providers who were attending this conference. We had the opportunity to speak with Irfan Khan, President and CEO of specialized supply chain and analytics business advisory and […]. Internet of Things Predictive Analytics Supply Chain Planning Supply Chain Technology Bristlecone Inc.

Logistics of the big game

Ryder Exchange

In Glendale, Arizona, the land around the University of Phoenix Stadium will transform into a small city that will host hundreds of thousands of fans, employees and volunteers. Planning and executing the biggest sporting event of the year.

When it Comes to ‘Logistics & Sourcing’ at RILA Supply Chain the World is Your Oyster!

Supply Chain Network

In less than a week in Phoenix, this year’s RILA Supply Chain conference will of course once again be no exception with a strong Logistics & Sourcing track including four sessions.

2018: The Winter Olympics, a royal wedding, space exploration and, of course, big supply chain planning events

The 21st Century Supply Chain

Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference : May 14 – 17, 2018 (Phoenix, AZ). by Teresa Chiykowski As we bid farewell to 2017 and usher in a new year, what can we expect to see in 2018?

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Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2018

Talking Logistics

Retail Supply Chain Conference , February 25-28, Phoenix, FL. 2018 Food Industry Transportation and Logistics Conference , March 11-13, Phoenix, AZ. Editor’s Note: This is one of the most popular posts we publish every year: our list of supply chain and logistics events to attend in the coming year. Most of the conferences on our list are in the U.S., although some are in Europe, South America, and Asia.

Gartner…It’s Time to ACT

Blue Ridge

The Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference starts on May 23 rd in Phoenix, AZ. If you can’t make it to Phoenix, we would welcome the opportunity to connect. Greg White. President. Yes, it's that time again.

Aspire, challenge and transform: Insights from the Gartner Supply Chain Executive conference

The 21st Century Supply Chain

One conference I recently attended is the Gartner Supply Chain Executive conference in Phoenix, Arizona. by Dr. Madhav Durbha I enjoy attending conferences. They give me the opportunity to reflect, reconnect and recharge.

October Flatbed Rates Were Highest of the Year

DAT Solutions

Flatbed rates were down out of a handful of Sunbelt markets: Atlanta, Savannah, Fort Worth, and Phoenix. Phoenix to Ontario, CA , was also down, at $1.81/mile.

Oracle at Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

Oracle SCM

Oracle is a Platinum sponsor at next week’s Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference taking place May 17 – 19, 2016 in Phoenix, AZ. If you will be at the event, be sure to attend the Oracle Solution Provider session which will take place on Wednesday, May 18 at 12:00 p.m.

Oracle at Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

Oracle SCM

Oracle is a Platinum sponsor at next week’s Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference taking place May 17 – 19, 2016 in Phoenix, AZ. If you will be at the event, be sure to attend the Oracle Solution Provider session which will take place on Wednesday, May 18 at 12:00 p.m. in Grand Canyon C.

Highlights from Gartner’s Supply Chain Executive Conference 2015

AIMMS

This month, I had the pleasure of attending Gartner’s Supply Chain Executive Conference in Phoenix. The theme of the event was “ The Art of Supply Chain: Creative Solutions for the Next Generation.” Its agenda included over 60 sessions covering the full spectrum of supply chain—from strategy and planning to distribution and logistics. In almost every way this is a large and very professionally run conference with over 1500 attendees, everything you would expect from a Gartner event.

Signs of Spring in Flatbed Markets

DAT Solutions

Other big declines were in Phoenix and Fort Worth, TX , but both markets had rising volumes that could reverse pricing trends. Phoenix to Dallas slipped 46¢ to $1.89/mile, about where it was in mid-January. Flatbed trends have been mostly neutral overall so far in February.

Digital supply chains, AI, Blockchain and the future of work – Insights from the Gartner supply chain executive conference

The 21st Century Supply Chain

The theme of the conference was ACT (Aspire, Challenge, Transform), same as the Gartner supply chain summit in Phoenix during May of this year.

Demand-Driven Supply Chain Transformation

synchrono

At this year’s Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference (May 23 – 25 in Phoenix), Chief Supply Chain Officers and their teams will learn how to recognize the impact of disruptions and create transformational strategies that empower the organization.

Supply chain innovation through the Nexus of Forces

Directworks

In my last blog post, “ Will your supply chain lead in the next decade? ,” I talked about Gartner’s first-day focus at their Supply Chain Executive Summit in Phoenix, Arizona.

Flatbed Demand Soars, Boosting Rates 11¢

DAT Solutions

Phoenix to Ontario, CA rates were up 17¢, but only to $1.89/mile. The number of flatbed load posts increased 11% last week while truck posts dipped 1%, boosting the load-to-truck ratio to a whopping 88.5 loads per truck.

Winner of the last quarter (Q3-2015): Amazon

Supply Chain Movement

American e-commerce company Amazon has secured the number one position in the 11th Supply Chain Top 25 ranking, which was announced at the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 2015 in Phoenix, USA, earlier this year.

S&OP: Five Steps to Get Started

Supply Chain Shaman

Frustrated that my upcoming Supply Chain Insights Global Summit was in Phoenix, he asked if I ever came to Europe. It is Sunday. Today, I assume a familiar position. Now a ritual, with coffee in one hand and country music blaring, I sit in my faded green chair to write a blog post.

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Booming Oil Industry Boosts Flatbed Demand

DAT Solutions

Las Vegas to Phoenix also jumped up to $2.97/mile. The energy sector heated up in January, which contributed to higher flatbed load counts for the month.

What Retailers Learned About the Future at RILA Supply Chain Conference 2018

Supply Chain Nation

As we gathered in Phoenix, Ariz. The 2018 RILA Retail Supply Chain Conference was a great opportunity to hear what retail leaders are focused on, and excited about, as we chart the future of our evolving industry. for this year’s event, my JDA Software colleague Wayne Usie and I were privileged to be strategic advisors to the RILA Supply Chain Leaders Council, the bi-annual meeting of C-level and EVP-level supply chain officers.

Reefer Demand Remains High in Mid-Winter

DAT Solutions

to Phoenix dropped 33¢ but still averaged $3.35/mile. Reefer load counts stayed high through the second week of January, with temperature-controlled trailers being used in many areas to keep freight from freezing in the cold weather.