Reducing the Risk of Supply Chain Disruptions

Descartes

Join us for a Web Seminar on October 25 at 2 pm ET Mark Segner is Vice President, Global Sales Datamyne at Descartes Today's supply chains include more trading partners, touch more systems, and see goods changing hands more rapidly than ever before.

Supply Chain Disruptions: A Survival Guide - SupplyChainOpz

Supply Chain Opz

Supply Chain Disruptions: A Survival Guide. Do you feel supply chain risk management is too complicated to implement? This article will show you how one of the worlds leading companies put a theory into practice and survive many supply chain disruptions.

Minimizing Supply Chain Disruption Through Analytics: A Brief Guide

Cerasis

Using analytics in the supply chain has the most potential to dramatically reduce costs of supply chain management, as well as minimizing supply chain disruption. Unfortunately, the upfront investment costs for deploying the technology necessary to use analytics can be difficult to justify, so Warehouse Managers need to know a few things about house analytics to enable the minimization of supply chain disruptions. Supply Chai

Confronting Supply Chain Disruptions

Enterra Insights

“Even the biggest players in manufacturing are not immune to supply chain disruptions,” writes Kasey Hall. The post Confronting Supply Chain Disruptions appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Business Cognitive Computing Risk Management Supply Chain Enterra Solutions Stephen DeAngelis“Severe weather, factory fires, … Continued.

Steering Clear of Supply Chain Disruptions

Inbound Logistics

Companies make contingency plans to prepare for possible supply chain disruptions caused by port labor negotiations

Supply Chain Disruption and Digitization

Enterra Insights

Disruption is generally anathema in supply chain circles. Yet, more and more articles address the topic of digital disruption and see it as an opportunity. The dictionary defines a disruption as “a disturbance or problem that interrupts an event, activity, or process.” Digital disruption is about interrupting business models or entire economic sectors. Supply chain digital disruption and digitization.

How Technology Can Help Manage Supply Chain Disruptions

AFFLINK

How does your organization manage supply chain disruptions? Supply chain disruption is at its highest rate in three years , and while it's not always possible to predict every interruption in procurement, it is possible to plan ahead for them.

Businesses facing high costs of supply chain disruption

Supply Chain Movement

Business Continuity Institute research has exposed the high costs that businesses are facing as a result of supply chain disruptions in this increasingly interconnected world. percent suffered a one-off disruption that cost in excess of €1 million (up from 9% last year).

Missing: C-level Engagement to Address Supply Chain Disruption Risk

Talking Logistics

A 2005 study on the impact of supply chain disruptions revealed there is significant damage to a company’s financials and brand when a crisis or stoppage occurs. Other stats related to disruption include: 107 % drop in operating income. These can all lead to disruption.

Supply Chains Disruptions at Highest Rate in 3 Years

Material Handling & Logistics

Supply chain disruptions continue to grow at an alarming rate, according to a new study, 2018 EventWatch Supply Chain Disruption Report, by Resilinc. Of those events, more than 300 of them directly impacted the continuity of supply.

“We Want Our CEO Back!” – A New Supply Chain Disruption

Logistics Viewpoints

Supply chain disruptions are not a new thing. And we’ve certainly seen supply chain disruptions due to employee strikes or walk-outs. ” – A New Supply Chain Disruption appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints: A Blog for Logistics, Supply Chain, and 3PL Executives. I’ve written about them quite a bit this year, whether they were due to bad weather, political unrest, driver shortages, or faulty equipment.

Supply Chain Disruptions: Comparing Best in Class to All Others

Transportfolio

Supply Chain Disruptions: Comparing Best in Class to All Others. No matter how much you try, planning can only lessen, never eliminate, the risk of certain disruptions because it’s impossible to plan for every eventuality.

Using Prescriptive Analytics to Decrease Supply Chain Disruptions

River Logic

An article by Nari Viswanathan, Vice President of Product Management for River Logic, was recently featured on Supply Chain Management Review. In this article, Nari discusses the fact that Supply Chain in particular has been slow to adopt advanced analytics capabilities, mainly due to their apprehensiveness around replacing existing systems. The full article can be accessed on Supply Chain Management Review.

G20 Summit: Supply Chains Disrupted For Clear Blue Skies

Elementum

So how will this impact global supply chains? In preparation for the upcoming G20 summit in China this September, the Shanghai Environmental Protection Bureau (SEPB) issued an order for an estimated 1,000 factories within a 300-km radius of Shanghai to cut down production.

Supply chain disruption reported as the fastest rising threat

Supply Chain Movement

Supply chain disruption is reported as the fastest rising threat, up 11 places since last year. Concerns over supply chain disruption were the fastest rising threat, climbing to fifth place in this year’s report, up from 16th in 2014.

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Supply Chain Disruption: How Stronger Collaboration Will Have a Big Impact on the Future of Logistics Management

Cerasis

In this blog, Camcode discusses how collaboration provides supply chain disruption to impact the future of logistics management. The supply chain is in the midst of a digital disruption, with new technology and tools promising to add efficiency and enhance accuracy. But for companies that fail to ride the wave of digital supply chain disruption, the results can be catastrophic. Logistics Supply Chain

Top 5 Event Types by Region

Resilinc

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How do the Best-in-Class Respond to Supply Chain Disruptions?

Kinaxis

by Melissa Clow “Chief Supply Chain Officers (CSCO) know that there is no such thing as a perfect plan and disruptions will always occur.”. This is the reality that every member of a supply chain team lives with every day.

EventWatch 2018 Impact Events

Resilinc

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Most significant Events

Resilinc

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Healthcare Transparency Initiative (HTI)

Resilinc

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EventWatch 2018 Bulletins

Resilinc

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Top 5 Event Types by Region

Resilinc

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Planning for Supply Chain Disruptions

Consumer Goods Logistics

Was your supply chain impacted by hurricanes Harvey and Irma? Supply Chain Challenges

Steering Clear of Supply Chain Disruptions

Inbound Logistics

Companies make contingency plans to prepare for possible supply chain disruptions caused by port labor negotiations

G20 Summit: Supply Chains Disrupted For Clear Blue Skies

Elementum

So how will this impact global supply chains? In preparation for the upcoming G20 summit in China this September, the Shanghai Environmental Protection Bureau (SEPB) issued an order for an estimated 1,000 factories within a 300-km radius of Shanghai to cut down production.

Supply Chain Disruptions or Minor Inconveniences?

Logility

Instead of specific plans, supply chain organizations need to look at increased flexibility and modeling the capabilities of their entire network. Valuable lessons can be learned from looking at what went wrong during these crisis situations that impacted supply chains around the world.

Supply Chain Disruptions or Minor Inconveniences?

Logility

Instead of specific plans, supply chain organizations need to look at increased flexibility and modeling the capabilities of their entire network. Valuable lessons can be learned from looking at what went wrong during these crisis situations that impacted supply chains around the world.

Number One Risk for Manufacturers Is Supply Chain Disruption

Material Handling & Logistics

Global Supply Chain NewsOther risks include taxes, labor costs, economic conditions and competition. read more.

Best Practices in Supply Chain Risk Management (SCRM)

The Network Effect

by Matt Kunkel, co-founder LogicGate It’s not something we like to think about, but supply chain disruption and disasters are. The post Best Practices in Supply Chain Risk Management (SCRM) appeared first on The Network Effect.

Is Your Supply Chain Disruptive? Here’s What You Are Missing

Arkieva

Tips from the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference on implementing disruptive supply chain technology and managing organizational change. Is Your Supply Chain Disruptive? ©2017 " Supply Chain Link Blog - Arkieva " Use of this feed is for personal non-commercial use only. Supply Chain Strategy disruptive supply chain technology Gartner Supply Chain Conference

Podcast: Taking on Amazon and Supply Chain Disruptions

EFT

Jim used his expertise to explain how can companies respond to the Amazon threat, what are the biggest drivers disrupting supply chains today, what are some of the things supply chain execs should have an eye on and how do we bridge the talent gap in the industry. . What are the biggest drivers disrupting today’s supply chains? What should a retail supply chain executive have their eye on?

Good-bye siloed, functional planner. Hello storm chasing network planner.

Kinaxis

by Bill DuBois If you had anything to do with supply chain planning in the early days of enterprise resource planning (ERP), you may consider those years the “good ol’ days”. Aligning the supply plans to these new volatile demand profiles was no easy achievement.

Takeaways from the IBM Watson Supply Chain Summit

Talking Logistics

In fact, at one conference this spring, after delivering a keynote presentation that had nothing to do with technology, the very first question I received from the audience was “What do you think about blockchain and its potential in supply chain management?”.

Supply Chain Complexity: What’s Behind Supply Chain Disruption and Why You’re Not Achieving Consistent ROI Improvement

Inbound Logistics

Network optimization studies help simplify supply chain operations and provide continual year-over-year savings

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Disruption from Your Supply Chain: Product Recalls

PLS Logistics

Recalls create tension in the supply chain and test consumer relationships, affect sales, and can negatively affect a brand’s reputation. Transportation Supply Chain Disruptions

How to Prepare Your Supply Chain for Hurricane Season

PLS Logistics

What have supply chain managers and business leaders learned from last year’s hurricanes? Today we will cover how you can prepare your supply chain for the dreaded hurricane season ahead.

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