Public-Private Partnerships Key to Improving Cross Border Security

Ryder Exchange

For their part, law enforcement and Homeland Security agencies can facilitate trade by helping protect critical infrastructure. Mexico Border Security Summit learned, collaboration can help ensure security and efficient logistics along a shared 2,000-mile border.

Relieve your FMCG pain - secure Interim Supply Chain Support

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

I know you are busy. Not enough hours in the day. Deadlines rapidly approaching. Your children call you Uncle Dad or Auntie Mum. Before the stress takes its inevitable toll think about relieving the pressure without adding to head count.

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Trends 2016: Cyber Security

Enterra Insights

Cyber security is a concern that will continue to plague governments, businesses, and individuals in the years ahead. The post Trends 2016: Cyber Security appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

Food Security and Science

Enterra Insights

The post Food Security and Science appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Earlier this year, the Pew Research Center released results from two polls that indicate a majority of scientists have confidence … Continued.

Chasing Amazon? Learn About Dynamic Warehousing Strategies

Then, once secured, the space may not be immediately available or adequately. 1www.flexe.comResearch & Analysis by FLEXE, Inc. Published May 2016 CHASING AMAZON: BUILDING A DYNAMIC. WAREHOUSE NETWORK 2www.flexe.com The application of on-demand warehousing for distribution network capacity or.

Perfect Security by 2025?

Inbound Logistics

New technology enables new advances in supply chain security. What will security look like in 2025

Insecure About SaaS Security?

C3 Solutions

And as they gain in acceptance they also have to overcome the biases of those who believe that computing in the cloud can compromise security. Cloud-based or Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications are quickly gaining in popularity across a wide spectrum of businesses.

GS1 Registry: Achieving Food Security with Sustainable Farming Standards

Appterra

The leading global organization that develops and maintains the most widely-used standards system in the world helps address the issues concerning food security by sharing its own standards. The summit focuses on food security and sustainable agriculture to empower farmers.

Food Security: A Growing Global Concern

Enterra Insights

Those of us residing in the United States consider ourselves blessed to be living in a land of plenty — … Continued The post Food Security: A Growing Global Concern appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

Managing End-to-End Supply Chain Security Like A Pro

Supply Chain Opz

Managing End-to-End Supply Chain Security Like A Pro. While this remains valid, the new treats such as terrorist activities demand more comprehensive supply chain security beyond the four walls perspective. Review of Security Program. Supply Chain Security. NAVIGATE.

Survey Indicates Supply Chain Wide Information Security Remains Troublesome

Supply Chain Matters

Cyber security and protection from information breaches remains a top-of-mind concern for many firms, but it takes on special dimensions in the context of multi-industry supply chains. Internet of Things Procurement and Sourcing Supplier Management Supply Chain Technology independent blog analysis and insights on supply chain management technology Supply chain Matters blog supply chain wide information security threats Tripwire Inc

Cargo Security: Protecting the Supply Chain

Inbound Logistics

Ensuring supply chain security requires that shippers and logistics providers stay one step ahead of thieves

Thieves are Going Nuts over Weak Supply Chain Security Measures

EFT

“In addition to the actual threats, many factors make global supply chains complex and challenging to secure. Thieves have also tested security measures by sending scout trucks that abruptly leave processing plants without picking up loads” it continues. .

Supply Chain Security: Playing It Safe

Inbound Logistics

Successful companies are concerned about inventory loss, fraud, terrorism, product tampering, diversion, counterfeiting, smuggling, the theft of proprietary information, and cybercrime. Here’s how to prevent these threats from negatively impacting your company’s bottom line and reputation

Manufacturing and Cyber Security: A 5 Step Process to Create Internal and Customers’ Peace of Mind

Cerasis

Editor's Note: As we see the transition to digital manufacturing and the use of the cloud and other web-based systems, manufacturing and cyber security continue to collide. Cyber security is rapidly becoming a dominant concern for manufacturers and consumers.

Major Move by Boeing to Secure Service Parts Revenue Control

Supply Chain Matters

Equipment and capital goods manufacturers have increasingly re-discovered new and growing revenue opportunities that reside in added services and service parts sectors related to in-service equipment. Such opportunities are especially pertinent across commercial or defense focused aircraft which have operational service that spans many years of service. However, when an industry dominant such as Boeing […].

The WannaCry Cyberattack: Another Warning for Supply Chain Executives

Talking Logistics

Here are three recommendations: Make sure your IT systems are still supported by the vendors and continuously updated with the latest security patches. In the early days of software-as-a-service, security was arguably the top concern many companies had about deploying a SaaS application.

Alarms for Data and Information Security for Internet of Things Initiatives

Supply Chain Matters

Such challenges include sensitivity to data security and information privacy. This week, the Financial Times provided a specific B2C focused example of the meaning of data security challenges. Prediction Four of our Supply Chain Matters 2014 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains predicts that the current momentum surrounding Internet of Things (IoT) could be side railed if vendors do not step-up and address certain challenges.

A Secure Supply Chain – Reducing Cargo Theft Risk

Supply Chain Link

The Transported Asset Protection Association’s (TAPA) reported a five-year high in cargo incidents in 2015 with a large percentage of growth in freight thefts year over year 1.

Airport (in)security & the digital economy disruption

Quintiq

I want to focus on two things I dread about these airports: the taxi ride to the airport and “security” arrangements. Besides caring about the “business security” of my customers, I also care about my physical security while flying.

7 Use Cases for Hyperledger in Supply Chain

Supply Chain Shaman

This numbering schema would be carried in blockchain messaging, enabling writing information once, and safe/secure communication across the network. Messages are transmitted and opened safely and securely. Safe and Secure Supply Chains. Hyperledger. Blockchain. New concepts?

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Renewed Focus on Supply Chain Security as Hackers Target Container Terminals

Kewill

While there is no suggestion that the freight forwarders responsible for shipping the containers had any involvement, this case does highlight the ongoing risks associated with, as well as the weak links in, global supply chain security.

Food Security and STEM Education

Enterra Insights

The World Food Prize believes “The Greatest Challenge in Human History” is answering the question: “Can We Sustainably Feed the … Continued The post Food Security and STEM Education appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

Food Security: Overcoming Risks in the Food Supply Chain

Enterra Insights

The post Food Security: Overcoming Risks in the Food Supply Chain appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Consumers in the developed world have come to expect supermarkets to offer all varieties of fresh fruits and vegetables throughout … Continued.

Is Your Supply Chain Cyber Secure? 5 Tips for Keeping Viruses Away

Icecorp

Businesses are starting to reevaluate their cyber security measures and for organizations in the supply chain industry, there’s too much at stake to simply delete your browsing history and restart your computer.

China Based Cainiao Secures Investment Funding for Strategic Investments

Supply Chain Matters

Prediction Nine within our 2016 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains (Available for complementary downloading in our Supply Chain Matters Research Center) predicts that online customer fulfillment providers Alibaba and Amazon, by virtue of playing the role of industry disruptor, will expand their presence in direct customer logistics fulfillment. Of late, we have featured […].

4 Air Freight Packaging Pointers from Securing Drums to Pallets

Cerasis

Particularly important to the client is the safe, secure shipping of their product, and in no case is this truer than when it is carried by aircraft. Editor’s Note: Cerasis focuses on North American transportation management.

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Offering Prayers While Looking Down the Barrel of a Gun

Supply Chain Shaman

Today, the word security has a different meaning. Unfortunately, we live in a world where the need for security for a Papal visit turns a city upside down. The pope comes in peace; but to prepare, we are in a high-security lock down mode. Rethinking Safe and Secure.

Will America’s Next President Secure Infrastructure Spend?

PLS Logistics

A long-term funding plan to modernize America’s infrastructure has been extensively talked about in political circles. This election, it’s not different.

The Hackers Inside Your Supply Chain

Talking Logistics

While the Coast Guard initiated a number of activities and coordinating strategies to improve physical security in specific ports, it has not conducted a risk assessment that fully addresses cyber-related threats, vulnerabilities, and consequences. The second report , issued by TrapX Security, is even more troubling because it hits closer to home — that is, the warehouses and IT systems of manufacturers, retailers, and logistics service providers.

Market Update: Secure Capacity with These 3 Tips

PLS Logistics

Shippers are expecting higher rates and less capacity this year, so many are trying to lock in contract rates and secure trucks before the spike. Carriers have been hammered by low fuel prices, strict regulations, and rising equipment costs.

The Trends Shaping Supply Chain and Logistics: Takeaways from Descartes Evolution 2017

Talking Logistics

Cyber Security: As a network-based company, security and protecting customer data is a top priority for Descartes and the leadership team, which is why the company invests a significant amount of time, money, and resources on network security.

Blockchain Technology: Silver Bullet or Simply Buzz

Enterra Insights

Best Practices Business Connectivity Secure Information Sharing Supply Chain Technology Enterra Solutions Stephen DeAngelis“Blockchain technology stands poised to rewrite how business is conducted if its potential is achieved,” declares Thor Olavsrud (@ThorOlavsrud).[1]

More Powerful and Widespread Cyberattack Incidents- The Wake-Up for Internet of Things Deployment Initiatives

Supply Chain Matters

Annual Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chain Management Internet of Things Supply Chain Technology information security threats related to Internet of Things deployments Supply chain Matters blog supply chain wide information security threatsLate last week, a series of waves of online attacks on Domain Name Server (DNS) provider Dyn Inc.

How to Ensure Cargo Security

PLS Logistics

If you are lucky enough to avoid cargo theft issues in your transportation activities, you should still be prepared to face it. Cargo theft is one of the 5 main causes of freight claims, as research shows.

IoT Technology Draws Investor Interest- Thin Film Electronics Secures Additional Funding

Supply Chain Matters

Supply Chain Matters has provided previous commentaries citing next generation technology involving smart item-level labeling technology that can be applicable to either supply chain business intelligence, demand sensing or tracking needs. Evolving next-generation labeling utilizes printed electronics and near-field communications (NFC-enabled) smart labels to track products and their various states. This new evolution is the […].

New Initiative Aims to Help Secure Workers’ Rights in Global Supply Chain

Material Handling & Logistics

Called the “Responsible Labor Initiative”, the program will take a holistic approach to address all aspects of a worker’s journey since currently solutions have been fragmented across industries and regions. read more. Global Supply Chain Labor Management News

Connect, Secure, and Manage the Supply Chain

Inbound Logistics

Mobile technologies are helping secure and more effectively manage the supply chain

Preparing Businesses for the Unknown

Enterra Insights

Business Secure Information Sharing Supply Chain Technology Big Data Risk Management One of Enterra Solutions’® Board members, Benn Konsynski (@Konsynski), the George S. Craft Distinguished University Professor of Information Systems and … Continued.

Increased Concern for Cyber Attacks on Industrial Control Systems

Supply Chain Matters

government cyber security official has warned that there has been an increase in attacks that penetrate industrial control system networks over this past year and that increased diligence is required. Internet of Things Manufacturing Strategies Process industry focused supply chains Supply Chain Risk Management challenges in data security and information privacy impacting Internet of Things independent supply chain and B2B industry analyst Bob Ferrari's blog Supply chain Matters blog