Final Mile Delivery: The Role of TMS and Predictive Analytics

Talking Logistics

How can technology, specifically transportation management systems and predictive analytics, help shippers and third-party logistics providers (3PLs) excel in this area? Karen says, “Predictive analytics can help shippers and transportation companies to analyze past trends, including delivery times, quality and costs, to estimate future needs, to evaluate which couriers to use, and to reroute or change delivery times for better efficiency and service.”.

How VR, 3D Printing & Predictive Analytics in the IOT are Currently Powering the Manufacturing Industry

Cerasis

So, let’s take a look at how our predictions for the first four manufacturing technology trends (Predictive analytics, 3D Printing, and VR) to watch for in 2016 stacked up. Predictive Analytics Became Commonplace to Manufacturing. The use of predictive analytics has the potential to dramatically reduce expenses in the manufacturing sector, particularly with respect to proactive machine maintenance.

Connect Big Data with Predictive Analytics for Increased Visibility and Control Over Global Supply Chains

Supply Chain Network

Most in the know will agree that the amount and sources of Big Data available around supply chains continues to grow geometrically because of increased use of Internet of Things (IoT) technologies, Satellite Tracking (AIS/Automatic Identification System) for ships as well as emerging implementations leveraging blockchain technology. When it comes to examples of Predictive Analytics firms focused on supply chains Elementum and ClearMetal are just a couple that come to mind.

Mitigating the Effect of Natural Disasters on Your Supply Chain

Talking Logistics

The key to answering those to questions: actionable data and predictive analytics. Predictive Analytics Enabling Risk Mitigation. It has certainly been evident this year that natural disasters can significantly disrupt the supply chain.

End to End Supply Chain Visibility - Solving The Data Problem

simply seeing information in one place, aggregating data from multiple sources. artificial intelligence to provide predictive. analytics via a cloud-based application that. provides real-time, end-to-end, predictive. 1DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION, END-TO-END VISIBILITY, AND.

Predictive analytics in procurement means using whatever data is available

NC State SCRC

Predictive analytics is still relatively new in procurement, but it’s increasingly important, particularly in organizations that have already been through the cycle of spend analytics, supplier leveraging, segmentation, and consolidation. Prediction requires a deep understanding of the technical and commercial attributes of the supply chain ecosystem, as well as advanced statistical and modeling capabilities.

While Slowdown in China Attracts Attention- Focus on a Holistic and More Predictive Planning Perspective

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Applying the Laws of Forecasting to Predictive Analytics

NC State SCRC

We met at the United Club in Chicago, as he was on his way back from a visit with Honda, and met to discuss the upcoming study I will be working on with him on procurement analytics for the Center for Advanced Purchasing Studies later this summer. We had a chance to catch up on a great number of things, but one that sticks in my mind is the discussion on predictive analytics and forecasting.

Supply Chain Matters Guest Contribution: Can Data Science Help Procurement Zero-In on the Right Supplier?

Supply Chain Matters

Prescriptive or Predictive Analytics Procurement and Sourcing Supplier Management Supply chain Matters blogSupply Chain Matters features a guest contribution from Mike Russo- Can Data Science Help Procurement Zero-In on the Right Supplier?

Visibility in Transportation Management Leads to Supply Chain Excellence

Talking Logistics

in Freight Cost Savings Per Shipment: Logistics Sourcing activities improve negotiated rates. Use predictive and prescriptive analytics to support your visibility goals.

The 4 Stages of Supply Chain Analytics

and advanced analytics. Supply Chain Analytics Maturity Model 2 The Stages Supply chain leaders are wanting their organizations to be data-driven. stage 1) to prescriptive and forward-looking analytics to drive meaningful. 3 Stage 1 Descriptive Analytics (What happened?)

Use of Predictive Analytics in Supply Chain - Infosys Blogs

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Sourcing & Procurement. Sourcing & Procurement. ProcureEdge – Sourcing & Procurement. « Managing After-Sales Service by coupling CRM and Asset Management | Main | Adding intelligence in the Forecasting process to support Supply Chain Segmentation » Use of Predictive Analytics in Supply Chain. Predictive analytics uses several techniques to analyze past events to make predictions about future. About Us.

Revisiting Prior 2017 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains- Part Two

Supply Chain Matters

Supply Chain Matters continues with reviewing and self-scoring each of the 2017 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains published at the beginning of this year. This Part Two posting provides an assessment of our prediction for a supply chain talent perfect storm and the prediction for added product sourcing challenges due to increased anti-trade actions.

Praise to APICS in Efforts to Update SCOR Reference Model

Supply Chain Matters

Operations management Prescriptive or Predictive Analytics Procurement and Sourcing Sales and Operations Planning Supply Chain Performance Supply chain Matters blog Supply Chain Operations Reference Model-SCORAPICS made a noteworthy announcement regarding a planned new iteration of The Supply Chain Operations Reference Model-SCOR, to help industry supply chain teams manage changing business and decision-making process needs.

Global Supply Chain Activity Reaching New Highs- Pay Attention to the Caution Signs

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Removing the 3 Barriers to Building a Predictive Supply Chain

in Predictive Logistics ClearMetal Inc. Each handoff and decision is based on a prediction of outcomes and every event has. Orchestration requires better predictions. Accurate predictions require. Can machine learning really help predict. multiple sources.

Global Supply Chain Activity Reaching New Highs- Pay Attention to the Caution Signs

Supply Chain Matters

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Supply Chain Matters Attendance at Oracle Modern Supply Chain Experience Conference- Part Five Summary Impressions

Supply Chain Matters

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Traditional vs. Operational Supply Chain Business Intelligence Needs in SAP Environments

Supply Chain Matters

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A Conversation with Tata Consultancy Services Global Supply Chain Practice and Center of Excellence

Supply Chain Matters

Omni-Channel Commerce Supply Chain Impacts Prescriptive or Predictive Analytics Procurement and Sourcing Supply Chain Business Process Supply Chain Control Tower Supply Chain Strategy Supply Chain Technology Supply chain Matters blog Tata Consultancy Services Tata Supply Chain Center of ExcellenceWhile attending the Oracle Modern Supply Chain Experience conference a few weeks ago, this Editor had the opportunity to once again catch-up with Rich Sherman, a long friend.

Supply Chain Matters at Oracle Open World- Our Summary Impressions

Supply Chain Matters

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Supply Chain Matters at Oracle Open World- Our Summary Impressions

Supply Chain Matters

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Articulating Supply Chain Needs in the Language of the C-Suite

Supply Chain Matters

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Deep Dive 2017 Prediction Six- A Renaissance in Supply Chain Focused Business Services and Technology Investments

Supply Chain Matters

The following Supply Chain Matters blog is part of our ongoing series of deep dives into each of our previously unveiled ten 2017 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains. At the start of the New Year, our parent, the Ferrari Consulting and Research Group along with our Supply Chain Matters blog as a broadcast […].

Deep Dive on 2017 Prediction Seven: Enhanced Supply Chain Intelligence Capabilities Among B2B Network Platform and Managed Services Providers Will Pay Dividends for Industry Supply Chains

Supply Chain Matters

The following Supply Chain Matters blog is part of our ongoing series of deep dives into each of our previously unveiled ten 2017 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains. At the start of the New Year, our parent, the Ferrari Consulting and Research Group along with our Supply Chain Matters blog as a broadcast […].

Supply Chain Matters Interview with Every Angle Software

Supply Chain Matters

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Impressions from the 2016 Open Text Industry Analyst Event

Supply Chain Matters

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Report Card for Supply Chain Matters 2015 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains- Part Four

Supply Chain Matters

While industry supply chain teams wrap-up their various 2015 strategic, tactical, and operational line-of-business business and supply chain focused performance objectives, we continue with our series of Supply Chain Matters postings looking back on our 2015 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains that we published in December of 2014.

Dear IBM Investor- We are Investing Seriously in the New Paradigms for Computing Platforms

Supply Chain Matters

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Jabil Raises the Bar in Providing Supply Chain Cloud Platform and Decision Support Needs

Supply Chain Matters

B2B Supply Chain Business Network Prescriptive or Predictive Analytics Procurement and Sourcing Product Lifecycle Management Supply Chain Strategy Supply Chain Technology Inc. Jabil Circuit made a significant announcement this week, one that places this company as a supply chain Cloud based technology and managed services provider in addition to its other product value-chain design and manufacturing services.

Supply Chain Matters Attending Oracle Open World 2015

Supply Chain Matters

Our interests and coverage will focus on the new developments in cloud, database and predictive analytics technologies, along with new and upcoming Oracle applications functionality in the areas of supply chain planning, execution, […]. Oracle Procurement and Sourcing Supply Chain Technology #oow15 independent blog analysis and insights on supply chain management Supply chain Matters blog

SAP Ariba Announces Application Supporting Supply Chain Risk Mitigation

Supply Chain Matters

The announced application is targeted at managing supply chain risk, and adds predictive analytics capabilities that extend beyond typical B2B supplier management or procurement spend analysis applications. Supply Chain Matters does not elect to echo technology vendor announcements unless we feel such announcements should capture the attention of our readers.

Gartner Questions Supply Chain “Control Towers”

ToolsGroup

Gartner says that future supply chain planning will look less like a "control tower" and more like a refinery "control room'" with many value-added analytics that automate, guide and control the supply chain. Predictive analytics for predicting the impact of an event on the supply chain).

The Top 5 Changes That Occur With AI in Logistics

Cerasis

The tech is fundamentally changing the way packages move around the world, from predictive analytics to autonomous vehicles and robotics. In general, the predictive analytics solutions in logistics and supply chain are on the rise.

Want to Improve Supply Chain Performance and Profitability?

Take Supply Chain

This silo mentality, along with the physical inability to distribute information in real-time, can make it difficult to determine if and how operational decisions will affect an organization, starting with sourcing and procurement and ending with reverse logistics.

Supply Chain Priorities: Seven Things That Matter Most

ToolsGroup

More mature companies are targeting analytics and performance management, big data and predictive analytics , mobility technologies, and visibility and event management. They pursue analytics to help find hidden data.