Adelante SCM and PINC Launch the First Annual State of Yard Management Report

PINC

Union City, CA – October 7 th , 2020 – Researched and prepared by Adelante SCM’s analyst Adrian Gonzalez and presented by PINC, the publication’s 2020 theme is The Impact Of Digital Yard Management on Enterprise Transportation Costs and Capacity.

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Warehousing: Optimize Storage Locations!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Disruptive Warehouse Technologies for Any Company! . “We just spent several millions of dollars on a new Warehouse Management System for our E-Commerce Online Distribution Centre. All I saw was a very large warehouse with nothing but racks and shelving as far as the eye could see. Employees were pushing carts up and down aisles, across the entire warehouse. The company had just invested in an expensive Warehouse Management System. warehouse.

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A Comprehensive Warehouse Safety Guide!

Supply Chain Game Changer

When it comes to the state of working in America, warehouses have seen a huge increase of workers with over 1,000,000 total since the start of 2018. Warehouses, often full of moving machinery carrying heavy loads, are inherently one of the most dangerous places to work. If you’re a warehouse manager, failing to control these risks can lead to high employee turnover, decreased productivity, legal issues, and, at worst, injury or fatality. The Importance of Warehouse Safety.

Logistics & SCM, PLM, Manufacturing, and Procurement 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Logistics & SCM, PLM, Manufacturing, and Procurement 2016. URL: sapinsiderevents.wispubs.com/2016/Vienna/SCM-PLM-MFG-Procurement-CRM/. Logistics & SCM, PLM, Manufacturing, and Procurement 2016, sponsored by SAP, is the most important educational event of the year for organizations using SCM, PLM, manufacturing, and procurement solutions to fortify their business operations and infrastructure with proven methodologies and measurable, value-driven results.

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New download: SCM Map Europe 2014-2015

Supply Chain Movement

In this analysis, which extends to include up to ten European distribution centres, Buck Consultants demonstrates how the number of distribution kilometres rapidly decreases as the number of warehouses increases. SCM Map Europe 2014-2015. Visuals AkzoNobel Automotive Buck Consultants close Disney factory Heinz Innovev Lego location map Michael Kors Nedcar Opel Patrick Haex Peugeot-Citroën Phillip Morris production SCM Map Europe total landed cost-to-serve Unilever VDL Volkswagen

Blockchain: The Technology Reshaping SCM!

Supply Chain Game Changer

If SCM tech were a summer reading list, Blockchain would be the Twilight trilogy. The connection between Blockchain networks and physical products will also improve the efficiency and reliability of 3PL and Warehouse Management. The company can bring the important information of the warehouse to distributed database of Blockchain which can help companies to have a real time inventory status” ( Verma 2017 ). The post Blockchain: The Technology Reshaping SCM!

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What is SCM and Why is it Important?

Oracle SCM

The acronym SCM stands for supply chain management. SCM systems provide a strategic advantage and business insight to companies and their operations. SCM systems tie together and define a plethora of business processes and enable the flow of information between them – in essence SCM is the new business operating model. Today, SCM systems are critical to businesses of all sizes and in all industries for managing their day to day operations.

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Seasoned Leadership in Action! An Interview with Paul Kretz, Head of SCM at Church & Dwight!

Supply Chain Game Changer

And the operation had been run without true Warehouse Management experience as well. The other person seemed overwhelmed and lost while looking at the mess in the warehouse. I was going to move to the States when the leadership team asked me to run the Canadian warehouse. That is how I got into logistics management and gained deep warehousing and transportation experience. To this day, the warehouse operation continues to work well and the site is successful.

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Supply Chain & Warehousing Trends For Year 2017

CormSquare

Warehouse management systems are no longer constrained by mobile operating system offering limited hardware options. From iPhones and ring scanners to compact 2D barcode scanners, warehouses now have unlimited potential for mixing and matching mobile hardware. Thanks to sensor-driven technologies, this type of augmented reality will soon become common in warehouses. Three quarters of all Warehouses Management System are projected to be in the cloud by 2020.

Supply Chain Technology Roundup: 3 Ways Augmented Reality Can Transform SCM

Elementum

Warehouses are facing unprecedented labor shortages, and for a few companies robots are picking up some of the slack. What's even more powerful than a warehouse bot? A warehouse employee with the optimized productivity offered by AR. This might be the warehouse of the future: Pickers see a "digital picking list" on a heads-up display.

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Report from SCM World Provides Roadmap for Digitization

Supply Chain Nation

SCM World recently published The Digital Transformation Directive: Practical Approaches to Tackling Disruptive Technologies at the C-Suite. The report is based on conversations held when SCM World hosted a group of fifteen cross-industry CSCOs, COOs, and CPOs to discuss digitization, and to determine whether ‘digital’ was just another buzzword with hyped promises that would soon fade. Retail SCM World

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Supply Chain Technology Roundup: 3 Ways Augmented Reality Can Transform SCM

Elementum

Warehouses are facing unprecedented labor shortages, and for a few companies robots are picking up some of the slack. What's even more powerful than a warehouse bot? A warehouse employee with the optimized productivity offered by AR. This might be the warehouse of the future: Pickers see a "digital picking list" on a heads-up display.

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OPTSUM 2015: Where SCM meets Science

Supply Chain Nation

Connecting the dots between demand, fulfillment, transportation and warehouse management was the theme for JDA’s Rajiv Bhuta. The second edition of the optimization summit (OptSum) was held amidst a scene of unprecedented enthusiasm in Bangalore on March 10 -11, 2015. The invitation-based event witnessed high brain power with optimization gurus and analytics experts from across supply chain planning, retail, pricing and revenue management coming together from all parts of India.

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Report from SCM World Provides Roadmap for Digitization

Supply Chain Nation

SCM World recently published The Digital Transformation Directive: Practical Approaches to Tackling Disruptive Technologies at the C-Suite. The report is based on conversations held when SCM World hosted a group of fifteen cross-industry CSCOs, COOs, and CPOs to discuss digitization, and to determine whether ‘digital’ was just another buzzword with hyped promises that would soon fade. Retail SCM World

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BoB vs. ERP – Part 2: Warehousing, Distribution and Logistics

Supply Chain Nation

A common theme in the Tier 1 and 2 landscape of supply chain execution management is the desire to “orchestrate and synchronize end-to-end business processes,” and that “warehousing and transportation are notable points of convergence” (source: Gartner 2017 Magic Quadrant for Warehouse Management Systems ). Or put another way, how closely do we tie the functional abilities of warehouse, transportation and labor management systems to those of the ERP?

BoB vs. ERP – Part 2: Warehousing, Distribution and Logistics

Supply Chain Nation

A common theme in the tier 1 and 2 landscape of supply chain execution management is the desire to “orchestrate and synchronize end-to-end business processes,” and that “warehousing and transportation are notable points of convergence” (source: Gartner 2017 Magic Quadrant for Warehouse Management Systems ). Or put another way, how closely do we tie the functional abilities of warehouse, transportation and labor management systems to those of the ERP?

SCM Technology Leaders JDA and RedPrairie to Merge

Supply Chain Network

JDA’s heritage of pioneering market-leading supply chain planning, merchandising and pricing solutions is a perfect strategic fit with RedPrairie’s heritage in warehousing, workforce management, store operations and e-commerce. RedPrairie and JDA Software [NASDAQ: JDAS], recognized leaders in enterprise software and services for the extended supply chain, announced today that JDA and affiliates of RedPrairie have entered into a definitive merger agreement.

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Customer Experience is Driving Supply Chain Innovation, Says Report from BluJay Solutions and Adelante SCM

BluJay Solutions

Holland, MI and Manchester, UK – August 15, 2018 – BluJay Solutions , a leader in supply chain software and services, and Adelante SCM, a research firm and peer-to-peer community for supply chain and logistics professionals, today released its research report, “ Competing on Customer Experience: The Driving Force Behind Supply Chain Innovation.”. Research indicates that leaders prioritize customers, integrated technology solutions, and supply chain connectivity and visibility.

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Supply Chain Technology Roundup: 3 Ways Augmented Reality Can Transform SCM

Elementum

Warehouses are facing unprecedented labor shortages, and for a few companies robots are picking up some of the slack. What's even more powerful than a warehouse bot? A warehouse employee with the optimized productivity offered by AR. This might be the warehouse of the future: Pickers see a "digital picking list" on a heads-up display.

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UltraShipTMS, Snowflake and Staying Ahead of Supply Chain Tech Trends

Supply Chain Collaborator

It was with great admiration and a touch of satisfaction that development leadership within UltraShipTMS watched the record-setting IPO of cloud-based analytic data warehousing startup, Snowflake last month. Blog Collaborator Blog AI data warehouse digitization snowflake

Good Enough is No Longer Good Enough for SCM

Supply Chain Nation

So what does all of this have to do with good enough and SCM? Ah, but you say, the analysts tell you that ERP vendors’ WMS packages have reached functional parity with Best-of-Breed for basic warehouse capabilities. SCM systems provide the ability for companies to balance these competing requirements so they can keep the customer happy, profitably. It’s just that SCM-ERP integration is so old news for Best-of-Breed vendors—been there/done that.

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The 3 Essential Pillars of Digital Readiness to consider before implementing Artificial Intelligence (AI) for Supply Chain Management (SCM)

ThroughPut

In the tried and tested playing field of today’s business, efficiency is supreme, and AI comes to Supply Chain Management (SCM) offering just that. A good direction to take would be to revisit your business initiatives and align the new KPIs that would be formed out of this marriage of AI into SCM with the traditional goals of the firm. On Premise, in a Data Warehouse, in a Private Cloud, a Hybrid Cloud, or the Public Cloud?

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To DC Or Not To DC? That is the Warehousing Design Question!

Supply Chain Game Changer

ECommerce #Fulfillment #SupplyChain #Logistics #Distribution #Retail #SCM. That is the Warehousing Design Question! E-Commerce Freight and Logistics Retail Supply Chain Supply Chain Management Distribution ECommerce Fulfillment Logistics Retail SCM supplychainSubscribe Here! Email Address. Check out 5 E-Commerce Order Fulfillment Choices! The fast growing E-Commerce channel makes it an attractive avenue for most companies to participate in.

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Warehouse Fulfillment – Optimize Your Storage Locations

Supply Chain Game Changer

Check out Warehouse Fulfillment – Move The Material To The People, Not The Other Way Around! “We just spent several millions of dollars on a new Warehouse Management System for our E-Commerce Online Distribution Centre. All I saw was a very large warehouse with nothing but racks and shelving as far as the eye could see. Employees were pushing carts up and down aisles, across the entire warehouse. warehouse. Proper Warehouse Slotting Benefits.

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Disruptive Warehouse Technologies for Any Company!

Supply Chain Game Changer

No matter how big or small your operation and your company is you likely have the same pressures on your Warehouses and Distribution Centres. Everyone, including those who are best in class, has the need to reduce costs, improve the speed and accuracy of order fulfillment and warehouse activities, optimize inventory, and provide sufficient capacity to support growth at your busiest times of the year. Disruptive Technologies in the Warehouse! Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Warehouse Fulfillment – Move Material to the People, Not Vice Versa!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Keys to Success in Warehouse Management/Order Fulfillment! From experience I knew that having operators manually pushing carts up and down the aisles of vast warehouses was inefficient and wasteful in most every way. To fill an online customer order an employee had to push a cart up and down the aisles, across the entire warehouse, in order to find each of the skus that made up a particular customer order. Warehouse Fulfillment. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Inside 4 Cutting Edge Warehouses! (Video)

Supply Chain Game Changer

Check out Streamline your Entire Distribution Centre or Warehouse at One Time! What’s more, the costs of warehousing, fulfillment and delivery are expected to keep rising in the upcoming year. This is why the biggest players in the market are investing in cutting-edge technology and robotics in their warehouses. The British grocer’s new warehouse has thousands of robots zooming around a grid system to pack groceries. The post Inside 4 Cutting Edge Warehouses!

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Space Planning: Could You Run Out of Space in Your Warehouse too?

Supply Chain Game Changer

And we have no empty space left in the warehouse racking.” By early to mid-December we could finally see empty space in the warehouse racking again. There was absolutely no consideration taken for cubic space requirements and the racking configuration of the warehouse. Omnichannel #Retail #SupplyChain #SCM #ECommerce #Distribution #Logistics. The post Space Planning: Could You Run Out of Space in Your Warehouse too? Subscribe Here! Email Address.

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Warehouse Cost Reductions: 3 Understandings Driven By Inventory Management & Lean Principles

Cerasis

This is the second part of my series on various ways to reduce overall costs as it relates to logistics and warehouse cost reductions. Today, I will now address how a focus on inventory will allow for warehouse cost reductions as well. A Focus on Inventory Control Begets Warehouse Cost Reductions. If you are looking for warehouse cost reductions, chances are you are stocking too much inventory. Understand "Hidden Costs" in the Warehouse Cost Reductions Quest.

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To DC Or Not To DC? That is the Warehouse Design Question!

Supply Chain Game Changer

You need a warehouse design strategy to provide your fulfillment solution. Warehouse Design Strategy in Conclusion. With the growing pressure to expand in accordance with the demands of the E-Commerce space companies must intelligently consider all Warehouse design and fulfillment options. ECommerce #Fulfillment #SupplyChain #Logistics #Distribution #Retail #SCM. That is the Warehouse Design Question! Subscribe Here! Email Address.

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Addressing Labor Shortages in Warehouse and DC Operations

NC State SCRC

Many other jobs such as Material Handler, pickers, and other general warehouse position are bretween $12,00-$14,000, with fork life operators making up to $16 range. Many participants noted that when Amazon raised their warehouse rates to $15 an hour, many of the companies were already paying far more than this, and the working conditions were often better than what workers encountered at Amazon. Once we hire them, keeping them in the warehouse is a whole other issue!

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Six Ways Warehouse Inventory Management Software Optimizes Efficiency

IQMS

The Warehouse Inventory Management Software market grew to $1.4B Warehouse Inventory Management software and systems help reduce infrastructure costs and enable the reallocation of existing IT resources to drive productivity improvements, according to IDC. Warehouse Inventory Management Software is seeing increased adoption as manufacturers expand globally through mergers, acquisitions, and regionally-focused manufacturing strategies. Increasing Warehouse Productivity.

Why Warehouse Technology is the First Step in Fast Shipping

PLS Logistics

Companies implement supply chain management (SCM) strategies in order to meet customer expectations like fast delivery. Creating a SCM strategy includes aspects of logistics management and demand planning that work in tandem with a transportation strategy. Delivery time is the sum of fulfillment time and transport time. Companies are emphasizing the importance of fast fulfillment in order to reduce overall delivery time.

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Why this is a great time to be a supply chain professional

Kinaxis

After about a decade, he took a different path and branched off from SCM. d) Voice and Image recognition, Augmented Reality are reshaping warehouses and Stores as we know them. Rise of “Real-time ready” SCM technologies : The above trends are forcing the organizations to rethink the ERP and SCM technologies they put in place over the years. This means more exciting opportunities for SCM professionals in both industry and technology domains. by Dr. Madhav Durbha.

Space Planning: Could You Run Out of Space in Your Warehouse too?

Supply Chain Game Changer

And we have no empty space left in the warehouse racking.” By early to mid-December we could finally see empty space in the warehouse racking again. There was absolutely no consideration taken for cubic space requirements and the racking configuration of the warehouse. Omnichannel #Retail #SupplyChain #SCM #ECommerce #Distribution #Logistics. The post Space Planning: Could You Run Out of Space in Your Warehouse too? Subscribe Here! Email Address.

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