Getting Away from Excel Spreadsheets: A Project Logistics Case Study

Talking Logistics

Hennecke will be presenting this case study there, so make sure you don’t miss it! Case Study Episode Highlights AXIT CSCMP EDGE 2017 Excel Siemens supply chain visibility

TMS Study 2015

The Logistics of Logistics

The smart folks at Software Advice have published an insightful new transportation management software study titled Transportation Management Software – Small Business BuyerView. How Was the TMS Study Conducted? TMS Study – Key Findings.

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Trending Sources

TMS for SMB: A Case Study with Carhartt

Talking Logistics

Case Study Cloud/SaaS Retail Transportation Management Transportation Management Systems Carhartt cloud Manhattan Associates omni-channel SaaS TMS transportation management systemsWhat defines the small and mid-sized business (SMB) market for transportation management systems (TMS)?

Lionel Racing: An Omni-Channel Case Study

Talking Logistics

The post Lionel Racing: An Omni-Channel Case Study appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Case Study Episode Highlights Retail Trends Supply Chain & Logistics Trends Descartes Lionel Racing omni-channel fulfillment

Gartner Study Identifies Supply Chain User Wants and Needs

ToolsGroup

Source: 2017 Gartner Supply Chain Technology User Wants and Needs Study, Dwight Klappich. The annual Gartner Supply Chain Technology User Wants and Needs Study, now its tenth year, is one of this industry's most comprehensive studies of supply chain users.

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Is Apple Supply Chain Really the No. 1? A Case Study

Supply Chain Opz

Case Studies. A Case Study. This case study will show you the analysis of Apple Supply Chain core processes, challenging issues and complexities of its operations. Supply Chain Case Study: Executives Guide. A Case Study. NAVIGATE. Basics. Graphics. All Posts. About.

Case Study: TMS Reporting Saves 20% for Steel Manufacturer

PLS Logistics

A national, high-quality steel manufacturer was experiencing difficulty within its supply chain because of a limited scope and sole focus on outbound management. The company wanted to remain focused on their core competencies, but its transportation needs were taking up too much time and effort.

Case Study: FMCG (Friendly Man Carrying Gifts) RTM (Reindeer To Market)

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

Client : Santa Claus aka Father Christmas, Kris Kringle, St. Nick or simply Santa. FMCG Christmas Humour Supply Chain RTM

Implementing RFID for Manufacturing Visibility: A Case Study

Supply Chain Opz

This article is a guest commentary from Prof Ming K Lim who is Head of Centre of Excellence for Supply Chain Improvement and Professor of Supply Chain and Logistics Operations at Derby Business School.

7 Traits of Great Supply Chain Leader: A Case Study of Tim Cook

Supply Chain Opz

The value of supply chain management as a discipline has gained more and more recognition from the business communities. Some supply chain leaders now take the helm at the world''s leading companies like Apple Inc, Wal-Mart and Tesco in UK as the CEOs.

Judging Supply Chain Improvement: Campbell Soup Case Study

Supply Chain Shaman

Over the course of the last two years, we at Supply Chain Insight s have worked on a methodology to gauge supply chain improvement. We named it the Supply Chain Index. We have found that supply chain metrics are gnarly and complicated.During

S&OP in Consumer Goods: A Cumulative Research Study

Logility

Since 2009 we have worked with industry publication Consumer Goods Technology to check the pulse of sales and operations planning (S&OP) in the consumer goods industry. This week we have kicked off the 2015 research project and invite you to participate and share your thoughts and experience on the adoption and evolution of S&OP within your organization. Click to Enlarge Image.

[Infographic] 21st Third Party Logistics Study Shows Increased Use of 3PLs & Shippers

Cerasis

At the close of 2016, the 21 st Annual Third-Party Logistics Study found the overall use of third-party logistics providers ( 3PLs ) is increasing, but the types of logistics services utilized indicate the industry is entering a shift in how it operates.

Logistics KPIs Case Study: Whirlpool’s Supply Chain and Logistics Success Driven by Effective KPI Implementation

Cerasis

We conclude our ongoing series in talking about effective KPI management by giving you a real live Logistics KPIs management case study from Whirlpool's engagement with a logistics service level provider.

Competing on Analytics: A Supply Chain Case Study

Logistics Viewpoints

This logistics services company manages hundreds of millions of supply chain assets for its clients, has hundreds of thousands drop off and pick up points, and make over 10,000 deliveries per day moving through over 100 logistics centers. To manage this complexity in a manner that insures high service levels, a sustainable/green supply chain, and profitability, the company has committed itself to a variety of analytic solutions. Business Intelligence Logistics Outsourcing

Energizer Holdings: A Crossdocking Case Study

Transportfolio

Robinson’s crossdocking solution, please download the full case study, Expansion of Global Crossdock Solution Creates a Competitive Advantage. The post Energizer Holdings: A Crossdocking Case Study appeared first on Transportfolio.

3 SEKO Logistics eCommerce Case Studies

Supply Chain 24/7

Providing end-to-end supply chain solutions, enabling eCommerce stores, and freeing up management to focus on creativity, SEKO Logistics addresses the supply chain and logistics needs of London's Portobello Road MOU company, the iconic Lulu brand, and Escalade Sports

Streamlined Sales and Operations Planning: A Konica Minolta Case Study

The 21st Century Supply Chain

And another quote from the case study: With the deployment of RapidResponse, the team switched to daily calculations. If you are interested in learning more about this customer, read the complete case study.

Throw back Thursday: Applied Materials case study, ‘Agility enables Customer Satisfaction and Growth’ at Kinexions

The 21st Century Supply Chain

So, on this ‘Throw Back Thursday’, I would like to share Applied Materials case study, ‘Agility enables Customer Satisfaction and Growth’ at Kinexions. by Melissa Clow.

Small Firm Supply Chains in Latin America the Focus of New SCALE Study

Supply Chain @ MIT

Why is it that most of the micro and small firms that represent 99% of the businesses operating in Latin America survive for less than a year? One of the main reasons is a lack of supply chain expertise – an issue that has received scant attention from researchers up until now.

Packaging Changes Can Improve Food Assistance Delivery, Study Finds

Supply Chain @ MIT

A study carried out by a team from the Comprehensive Initiative on Technology Evaluation (CITE) program, found that changing the type of packaging used in food assistance programs can reduce spoilage, cut costs, and improve the delivery of life-saving shipments.

Capgemini’s 2012 3PL Study Provides Great Insights

The Logistics of Logistics

The brilliant minds at Capgemini ( [link] ) have released their 2012 3PL study. The study is very comprehensive and used academic rigor to ensure valid results. For the study, 1561 shippers and 697 3PL executives were surveyed. This post can’t possibly do justice to the 52 page report, so please check out the complete 3PL study at [link]. Resources like the Capgemini 2012 3PL study is a great way to stay connected to market trends.

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New Study Finds Social Responsibility as Part of the Business Sustainability Agenda

Supply Chain Matters

In prior Supply Chain Matters blog declarations, this Industry Analyst has declared a belief that the recent ground breaking Paris COP21 Agreement on stemming global climate change provides both a profound call to action as well as a significant opportunity– an opportunity for bolder collaboration and joint goal-setting to not only address greenhouse gas reduction […].

Study Assesses Five Technologies to Impact the Supply Chain in the Next 5 Years

Supply Chain 24/7

Robotics tops the list of most likely disruptors in next five years, 3D printing considered least viable in the short term

Next Generation Supply Chain Risk Management: A Case Study

Logistics Viewpoints

We are entering an era where it is becoming possible to detect supply chain risks much more quickly. A case in point is offered by AGCO. AGCO is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of a wide range of agricultural equipment. In a discussion with AGCO’s Jan Theissen, Director of Strategy and Methods, and Jake Stone, Manager of Supply Chain Risk and Contract Management, I learned about this public, Atlanta headquartered corporation’s […].

Results of Gartner and SCDigest Supply Chain Study 2015

Supply Chain Digest

SCDigest editor Dan Gilmore with the hiighlights of the 8th annual study

New 3PL Study: The State of Logistics Outsourcing

Supply Chain Movement

In the 2015 19th Annual Third Party Logistics Study, survey results showed the continuing, positive overall nature of shipper-3PL relationships. Again with this year’s study, the most frequently outsourced activities tend to be those that are more transactional, operational and repetitive.

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Market Study: The Future of SCM in the Cloud

Oracle SCM

I recently attended a market study webcast ( Replay available here ) that was published by Inspirage Management Consulting Services , an Oracle Platinum Level member in the Oracle Partner Network (OPN). The downloadable market study focuses on the future of supply chain in the cloud.

A Practical Approach to Supply Chain Resilience: The PepsiCo Case Study

Logistics Viewpoints

As consumers’ preferences shifted toward more nutritious foods, PepsiCo purchased companies in this food segment. But this segment has a much more complex supply chain. PepsiCo had to take a new approach to supply chain resilience. Food & Beverage Industry Supply Chain Risk Management APICS PepsiCo resilience supply chain

Logistics Negotiation Study

The Logistics of Logistics

One of Heather’s areas of study is logistics negotiation. I am proud to say that many readers of this blog participated in Heather’s study. Logistics Negotiation Study Findings: Strong Relationships Lead to Supplier Performance. Logistics Negotiation Study. Fill out the form to download a free copy of "Logistics Negotiation Study". The post Logistics Negotiation Study appeared first on The Logistics of Logistics. Logistics Negotiations.

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Market Study: The Future of SCM in the Cloud

Oracle SCM

I recently attended a market study webcast ( Replay available here ) that was published by Inspirage Management Consulting Services , an Oracle Platinum Level member in the Oracle Partner Network (OPN). The downloadable market study focuses on the future of supply chain in the cloud.

3 Mini Case Studies: Successful Supply Chain Cost Reduction and Management

Logistics Bureau

The following three mini case studies explore a few high-profile companies which have managed to sustain their supply chain cost reduction efforts and keep expenses under control.

Energizer Holdings: A Crossdocking Case Study

Transportfolio

Robinson’s crossdocking solution, please download the full case study, Expansion of Global Crossdock Solution Creates a Competitive Advantage. The post Energizer Holdings: A Crossdocking Case Study appeared first on Transportfolio.

Dwight Klappich on 10th Annual Gartner and SCDigest Supply Chain Study

Supply Chain Digest

lappich talks about all the ways the research data is used, highlights from the 2015 research, and what is on the agenda for this 2016 study

Advisory Board Study: How Jewish General Hospital Improved Patient Access, Costs, & Quality of Care

River Logic

The Advisory Board has published a case study of the work that we and our close partner CGI have done at Jewish General Hospital. Below is a summary of the case study. Due to copyright laws, we ask that you please visit this link to access the full study.

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New Study: Bridging the Expectation Gap on Innovation Between 3PLs & Shippers

Supply Chain Nation

Everybody in supply chain talks about innovation. It’s almost perceived as a professional weakness or disadvantage if you don’t use the word ‘innovation’ when talking about your company or vision for the future. But what exactly is innovation and is there a real business case for it?

Case Study: A Deep Dive Into Nestlé’s Supply Chain

AFFLINK

When it comes to the food and beverage market, Nestlé dominates over the competition as the world's biggest company of its kind. Established in 1866 by Swiss pharmacist, Henri Nestlé, the organization originally specialized in infant cereal.

Case Study: McDonald’s Secret Sauce for Supply Chain Success

Supply Chain 24/7

Case Study: Project Cargo Logistics

PLS Logistics

Project logistics refers to specialized freight moves that are oversized, heavy-lift or hazardous.

Lessons Learned from Supply Chain Disruption

PLS Logistics

Supply Chain Managed Transportation Case StudySupply chain disruptions span from day-to-day risks like malfunctioning equipment to high-impact threats like natural disasters.