Top Ten Lessons Learned from the GMA Supply Chain Conference

The Network Effect

by Bernard Goor, One Network Enterprises The GMA Supply Chain Conference in San Diego offered fascinating insights into where the. The post Top Ten Lessons Learned from the GMA Supply Chain Conference appeared first on The Network Effect. Customer Centricity Foodservice Retail Supply Chain Management grocery retail supply chain

Supply Chain News on CSCMP 2015 Day 1 Video Review and Comment

Supply Chain Digest

SCDigest Editor Dan Gilmore from the Conference Floor in San Diego

Logility acquires Halo Business Intelligence to expand advanced analytics

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

provider of collaborative supply chain optimisation and advanced retail planning solutions, has acquired privately-held Halo Business Intelligence, a San Diego-based supplier of advanced analytics and business intelligence solutions for the supply chain market Logility, Inc.,

Supply Chain News CSCMP 2015 Video Review and Comment

Supply Chain Digest

Dan Gilmore Back with the Highlights of CSCMP 2015 Day 2 from the Conference Floor in San Diego

Logility Acquires Halo Business Intelligence to Expand Data Visualization & Advanced Analytics

Supply Chain 24/7

Logility, a leading provider of collaborative supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning solutions, has acquired privately-held Halo Business Intelligence, a San Diego-based supplier of advanced analytics and business intelligence solutions for the supply chain market

This Week in Logistics News (October 31 – November 6)

Logistics Viewpoints

It was 70 degrees in Boston yesterday, reminding me of the November I spent in San Diego. But unlike San Diego, the weather pattern here will change quickly. Very quickly I’m sure. In general, I consider November to be a period of change.

“Storage Wars” Rescues Supply Chain Ignominy

The 21st Century Supply Chain

When we moved to San Diego, we loved the weather, we loved the ocean sunsets and we loved getting rid of our parka coats, gloves, scarves and tossle caps. A secret that I could no longer keep hidden in San Diego. In San Diego, there’s no attics, no basements.

Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking: Cubic Global Tracking.

Global Trade Management

SAN DIEGO, Calif. Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking. International trade is the engine of global prosperity today. The size of global trade has nearly doubled since 1990. The healthy growth continues as world merchandise trade continues to grow with an average of 10% per year. By having many service providers involved, which among each other are often not connected, the friction in moving goods from source to destination are very high. Subscribe To. Posts. Posts. Comments.

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Participant Putts 4 Perfect Putts

DAT Solutions

27-30 in San Diego. Putting contest winner Ken Dalton holds his prize: a Scotty Cameron Futura X Dual Balance putter.

Kinexions, a tale of growth and potential

The 21st Century Supply Chain

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.

Panama Canal Expansion Boosts Freight in an Unexpected Place

DAT Solutions

The expanded Panama Canal “is going to drive industry and create even more businesses there,” said Joel Sutherland, director of the Supply Chain Management Institute at the University of San Diego.

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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly at the High Tech Supply & Demand Summit

The 21st Century Supply Chain

When I checked into the hotel at the High Tech Supply & Demand Summit in San Francisco, the front desk person, as she was handing me the room card, pointed to the right, and said, “if you go for a walk, don’t go that way, that’s the Tenderloin district.

Top 10 Movie Quotes from Kinexions. The Kinaxis Training & User Conference

The 21st Century Supply Chain

Kinexions will take place this year in San Diego with the theme set as Innovation at Mach Speed (with some Top Gun references), a keynote from Navy SEAL Robert O’Neill and Afterburner (actual fighter pilots) , along with a unique Customer Appreciation event. by Bill DuBois.

Implementing Innovation and the Importance of Addressing Organizational Culture

Supply Chain Matters

Hanson, Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management at the University of San Diego, and Steven A. We call Supply Chain Matters reader attention to a very insightful article: Culture Eats Strategy. and how to deal with it, which was published in the July/August 2014 edition of Supply Chain Management Review. PLUS subscription required) The authors John D. Melnyk, Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management at Michigan State University, are both noted scholars in our field.

3 Lessons from Gold and Silver Pawn: This… is Supply Chain, This… is Pawn Stars

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by CJ Wehlage If you read my prior blog, “ Storage Wars rescues supply chain ignominy ”, you would have seen my garage after I moved from Boston to San Diego. And now, in San Diego, the only place to put it was the garage.

4 Supply Chain Minds You Ought to Hear at Kinexions

The 21st Century Supply Chain

Join these and other insightful supply chain leaders this October in San Diego! by Melissa Clow As we have mentioned a couple times, Kinexions , the Kinaxis Training & User Conference is taking place later this month. October 28-30, 2014.

Big changes coming to the supply line, just not where you thought they’d be

The 21st Century Supply Chain

An autonomous truck could be loaded in San Diego, California and drive to Halifax, Nova Scotia (5,800km) in 54 hours, only stopping for gas.

Building Supply Chain Talent for 2050 [CSCMP Annual Conference Preview]

Talking Logistics

That is the description for the “Building Talent for 2050” session that I will moderate at the upcoming CSCMP 2015 Annual Conference (September 27-30 in San Diego, CA). How do you prepare yourself, your team, and your company for the challenges of the future? In this small group based session collaborate with industry leaders and your peers to discuss how to prepare your talent for the challenges the supply chain of 2050 will bring.

XX and XY: A Different World in Supply Chain

Supply Chain Shaman

The deserts of the southwest sprawl below me as the plane ascends from San Diego. There was no line in the bathroom at the Kansas City CLM conference in 2001, but there will be at the CSCMP conference in San Antonio in 2013.

Transportation is the Great Enabler of Supply Chain Excellence

Talking Logistics

Side note: I am serving as the Transportation Track Co-chair at this year’s CSCMP Annual Global Conference (September 27-30 in San Diego). As a 30+ year veteran in logistics, I am biased and I admit it. I believe transportation is the least complex, yet most critical component of the supply chain.

How Carrier Technology Affects Your Supply Chain


I’m based in San Diego, CA, which means I help a lot of customers move their freight across the Mexico border. How Carrier Technology Affects Your Supply Chain | Transportfolio.

This Week in Logistics News (April 4-8, 2016)

Talking Logistics

As reported by Kavita Kumar in the Star Tribune : Best Buy first dipped its toes in same-day delivery last fall with a test in San Francisco in a partnership with Deliv…It added New York City to the program earlier this year.

This Week in Logistics News (September 21-25, 2015)

Talking Logistics

P.S. If you’re attending the CSCMP Annual Conference next week in San Diego, make sure you attend my session “ Building Supply Chain Talent for 2050 ” (Tuesday, Sep. The Pope addressed the U.S.

Are You Smarter Than a TMS?

Talking Logistics

Silver Tap, a large retailer that has had tremendous success selling the Le Fancy clothing line at its east coast stores will be opening its largest store in San Diego, California. Based on forecasted demand, Silver Tap ordered 33,000 t-shirts for the new San Diego store.

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2015

Talking Logistics

I’m already scheduled to speak at a couple of conferences in the coming weeks: 60th Annual Food Shippers of America Annual Conference , March 1-3 in San Antonio, TX. Oracle : Oracle Value Chain Summit 2015 , January 26-28, San Jose, CA. Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Annual Global Conference , September 27-30, San Diego, CA. Last January, I shared 5 New Year’s Resolutions for supply chain and logistics executives to improve as leaders.

Blockchain Points Way to `Massive Change' for Commodity Supply Chain

Material Handling & Logistics

a San Diego fund manager that created an index to track returns of companies adopting the technology.

Throwback Thursday

Supply Chain Shaman

This week, as the east coast of the United States was deluged with rain, I basked in beautiful San Diego sun while attending the Logimed USA event.

Will the IoT Revolution Force Government to Embrace Silo-Busting?


if the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) system goes down for two hours during produce season in San Diego, or the U.S. Will the IoT Revolution Force Government to Embrace Silo-Busting?

Tens of Thousands of New Jobs, and One Worry: Robots

Supply Chain Nation

It was only for residents of Minneapolis, Denver, Houston, San Diego and St. Friday in 5 – interesting news bits from around the supply chain horn, served up in one spot to keep you up to date.

Talent Trap

Supply Chain Shaman

Our next supply chain training class is in San Diego on March 25th-26th. The definition of a trap is something designed to catch a person or animal, either figuratively or literally. Nine out of ten companies are stuck. Their supply chains are not improving corporate performance.

Avnet Tech Games Help Solve the Supply Chain Talent Shortage

Supply Chain Nation

The team leader was Dr. Amilcare Gentili, a professor in the medical school at the University of California, San Diego and also an MBA student at the UCSD Rady School of Management. It is difficult to find a supply chain industry magazine, blog or website that doesn’t have someone lamenting about the shortage of talent in this fast-growing field. In fact, the U.S.

Top 10 Freight Markets for Contract and Spot Freight

DAT Solutions

For the markets with the highest ratio of contract freight to spot market freight you will find Albuquerque, NM, Flagstaff, AZ, and San Diego, CA. Current trends in freight can be explained by looking at the top ten contract markets by percentage of contract-spot mix.

Going Omnichannel in Orlando & Reaching the Item Level RFID Tipping Point

Supply Chain Network

See you all in San Diego for RILA Logistics 2014! Just about every year the RILA Logistics Conference is one of the best Events I attend and pleased to say #RILALogistics 2013 was no exception. Great sessions and excellent networking provided me with many insights and opportunities to take home and build on going forward as direct positive outcomes from the event.

Lessons Learned from the Beer Game

Supply Chain Nation

This year, we conducted back-to-back workshops at FOCUS 2017, JDA’s annual conference, and then at the annual GMA conference, which was hosted this year in sunny San Diego. At JDA, one of the vehicles we’ve been using to demonstrate the benefits of effective supply planning and collaboration across the supply chain is the Collaborative Flow Planning workshop — AKA, The Beer Game. Most supply chain professionals have played the beer game at some point in their careers.