Are Supply Chain Executives Prepared For a Supply Chain Talent Crisis?


The supply chain talent crisis is a significant problem that will cause widespread disruption in the industry. However, demand for more products, faster and at lower costs is increasing, so supply chain executives need to More.

What Is Demand Sensing and Why Supply Chain Executives Need to Know More


Understanding more about the needs and wants of customers can help supply chain leaders make informed decisions, improve inventory management, and increase profitability.

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Takeaways from the 2018 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference


by Dr. Madhav Durbha Supply chain insights from leading industry experts. Supply chain skills in high demand, digital twins, disruptive technologies, and other takeaways from the 2018 Gartner supply chain conference.

Getting to the Core of Supply Chain Execution Convergence

Talking Logistics

In a guest commentary last November, Evan Puzey, CMO at Kewill, wrote: “Many supply chain players are still not operating on interconnected systems, or using a common end-to-end process to connect all of their partners. Is it at the core of supply chain execution convergence?

[PODCAST] Why Supply Chain Executives are Paying More Attention to Transportation Management


Supply Chain Executives Who Lower Transportation Costs Improve EBIDTA A metaphor is an interesting thing. One especially accurate metaphorical phrase is “supply chain.” There is, sometimes, a misconception as to the length of that chain.

Seamless Supply Chain Execution

Supply Chain Movement

12 Questions about Multimodal Transportation Management. Your global supply chain is complex, dispersed and multi-faceted, yet your ability to manage it effectively is critical to the success of your business operations. Checklist Seamless Supply Chain Execution.

Mindmap for Supply Chain Execution 24/7

Supply Chain Movement

Such huge pressure on sales is also dragging the supply chain department(s) towards an ever-higher service level. Mindmap Supply Chain Execution 24/7. To ensure successful supply chain execution, the company must take these external developments into account: Plan.

Supply Chain Execution Convergence: Rethinking, Redesigning, and Re-evaluating the Traditional Supply Chain

Talking Logistics

Supply chain execution convergence is a topic that has been gaining in popularity. Rethinking the Traditional Supply Chain. In 2009, the term supply chain execution convergence emerged as a way to describe the next generation of supply chains.

How Cloud-Based Technologies Transform Supply Chain Execution

BluJay Solutions

Many supply chain players are still not operating on inter-connected systems, or using a common end-to-end process to connect all of their partners. eBook: Building a Business Case for Supply Chain Execution in the Cloud. Cloud-based supply chain execution blogs.

A Blueprint for Supply Chain Execution Convergence

BluJay Solutions

Supply chain execution convergence has really emerged as a trending topic among logistics professionals, yet it remains a concept that’s hard for some to wrap their heads around. We no longer have the supply chains of old, with giant warehouses packed to the rafters with stock.

Visibility and Its Importance in Supply Chain Execution Convergence

BluJay Solutions

Kewill CMO Evan Puzey spoke at the Gartner Supply Chain Summit in May about Supply Chain Convergence in the enterprise. The following is a high-level recap of his presentation “Successful Supply Chains are Converging around their TMS – is Yours?”.

What’s at the Core of Supply Chain Execution Convergence?

BluJay Solutions

Supply chain execution convergence is a topic that has been gaining in popularity, causing shippers to wonder how they can implement it from a technology standpoint and what, if any, ripple effect it will have throughout the enterprise. What is supply chain execution convergence?

How to Build a Business Case for Cloud-based Supply Chain Execution

BluJay Solutions

In the past, investing in a supply chain execution (SCE) system meant a commitment to an enterprise installation, extensive integration and ongoing IT maintenance. Download our eBook – Building a Business Case for Supply Chain Execution in the Cloud.

Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 2017: A Review

Oracle SCM

The past few weeks have seen several different conferences in Supply Chain but the stand out last week was certainly the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference (GSCES) in London. What that signifies is that what supply chains need most is plasticity.

Tive Recognized as a Sample Vendor in Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Supply Chain Execution Technologies, 2019


Tive is thrilled to announce that we have been recognized by Gartner as one of the Real-Time Visibility Platforms Sample Vendors in the Hype Cycle for Supply Chain Execution Technologies, 2019 report. Tive IoT Digital Supply Chain Supply Chain Trackers

AMI Selects BluJay as Strategic Partner for Supply Chain Execution Technology

BluJay Solutions

Manchester, UK and Edinburgh, UK – 1 July 2019 – BluJay Solutions , a leading provider of supply chain software and services powered by the world’s first Global Trade Network , and Air Menzies International (AMI) , a provider of air freight and express services to the forwarding market, today announce that AMI will deploy BluJay’s software across its global operations.

BluJay Improves Position on Completeness of Vision Axis in Gartner’s 2020 Magic Quadrant for Transportation Management Systems Compared to Previous Year

BluJay Solutions

BluJay recognized for ability to execute and completeness of vision. Holland, MI – May 28, 2020 – BluJay Solutions , a leading provider of supply chain software and services, announced that BluJay has improved its position in Gartner’s 2020 “Magic Quadrant for Transportation Management Systems” 1 on the “completeness of vision” axis compared to the previous year. Press Releases Gartner Magic Quadrant supply chain execution software TMS Transportation Management

Gartner 2019 Supply Chain Executive Conference Recap


Gartner 2019 SCC: A New Era: Convergence of the Digital and Physical Supply Chain Savi attended the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference again this year in Phoenix. I’m excited that we’re seeing progress towards a more agile, responsive supply chain.

BluJay Named in ‘Challengers’ Section of Gartner’s Magic Quadrant

BluJay Solutions

BluJay has been named in the Challengers quadrant of Gartner’s 2018 “Magic Quadrant for Multienterprise Supply Chain Business Networks.” The evaluation is based on completeness of vision and ability to execute.

6 Signs You're Ready for a New Supply Chain Execution Solution


Roadmap for Material Handling and Logistics lists e-commerce and relentless competition as key drivers of change in supply chain execution. Operations require integrated RF and/or voice technologies to improve data capture accuracy and reduce product touches in the supply chain.

BluJay Recognized in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Multienterprise Supply Chain Business Networks

BluJay Solutions

In the report, Gartner states: “Multienterprise supply chain business networks support a community of trading partners – of any tier and type within a network – that needs to coordinate and execute supply chain processes across multiple enterprises.” ” Read the full article in CSCMP’s Supply Chain Quarterly.

The Top Do’s & Don’ts of Effective Transportation Management

MP Objects Supply Chain Orchestration

Between global competition, high consumer demand, and the rise of multi-enterprise networks , businesses are realizing this legacy method is insufficient to handle the supply chain industry’s growing complexity.

Top Talking Logistics Posts & Episodes (Q2 2015)

Talking Logistics

Find the Money – How a Transportation Spend Diagram Can Help. Guess Who Announced New Transportation Management Software (TMS) Functionality Yesterday. Design Your Business to Thrive: Four Components of a Smart Supply Chain Modeling Platform. From Project to Continuous Business Process: The Evolution of Supply Chain Design (2,874 views). Getting to the Core of Supply Chain Execution Convergence (1,240 views).

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New Data Insight and Analysis Tool, BluIQ by BluJay, Provides Real-time, Actionable Data Views into Supply Chain Applications

BluJay Solutions

May 14, 2020 – BluJay Solutions , a leading provider of global supply chain software and services, announces the launch of BluIQ by BluJay, a data and insight analysis tool that offers real-time, actionable supply chain data in a configurable visual dashboard.

[WHITE PAPER] Why Blockchain is Set to Transform Transportation Management


This is a must read for shippers & retailers alike to learn how blockchain can aid in achieving omnichannel supply chain goals! The applications of blockchain technology range from better management of the ELD mandate to improvements in overall transportation management.

More than an Event

BluJay Solutions

Sometime in the last half of 2018, the transportation market began to soften. With the opportunity we are currently seeing in the marketplace, there is opportunity to save money on transportation. Transportation. Tips for procurement, opportunities for continuous improvement.

Extending Supply Chain Capabilities

BluJay Solutions

BluJay Solutions extends supply chain capabilities for customers with latest release of Global Trade Network platform. The software release expands capabilities for multi-modal transport, multi-country compliance, and supply chain workflow, mobility, visibility and reporting.

Request for Partnership | Planning for future success

BluJay Solutions

This demonstrates that customers have a voice in the product roadmap throughout the journey, from strategy to execution. As pressures increase to cope with challenges both new and old, supply chain technology can help combine multiple processes into a single workflow to streamline operations.

Request for Partnership | The new RFP for technology solutions

BluJay Solutions

Logistics professionals are looking beyond features and functions, to collaborative partners and agile solutions that can scale and connect their supply chains for future success. General customer experience Innovation SaaS supply chain execution software Transport Management Software

BluJay Solutions updates its Global Trade Network cloud platform

BluJay Solutions

As supply chains continue to be defined by digital technologies, the technology developers of the world are bringing new products to market faster than ever before. Read the full article in Supply Chain Digital.

What Makes a Mature Planning Organization? (Part 2)

Supply Chain Shaman

Yesterday, I finished a post on supply chain planning maturity. A client had asked me, “How do I know if we have a mature supply chain planning organization?” Excellence in supply chain planning is a cultural shift.

Forget Christmas: why we’re planning for a non-stop peak

BluJay Solutions

Read the full article in Transport & Logistics News. In The News Control Tower global supply chain multimodal transportation software Parcel Shipping supply chain execution software Visibility

The Hidden Opportunity from Integrating Planning and Execution

Supply Chain Nation

The last five years of supply chain have been marked by a never-ending chase. But even with this new understanding, there is still a fundamental challenge that’s blocking the ultimate achievement of a digitized, autonomous supply chain.

What Is an Order-Centric TMS?

MP Objects Supply Chain Orchestration

The supply chain is always evolving, but since the advent of the Internet, its transformation has been unique, its challenges unprecedented. Transport Management Systems Supply Chain Execution Supply Chain Optimization Order-Centric Order-Centric TMS

BluJay Solutions Acquires Australian Customs and Forwarding Technology Provider Expedient Software

BluJay Solutions

MELBOURNE, Australia – 2 March 2020 – BluJay Solutions , a global provider of supply chain applications, networks, and data solutions, today announced it has acquired Expedient Software. We continue to strategically invest in technologies that enable frictionless supply chains for our customers. Expedient offers several modules including customs clearance and forwarding software, with transport and container management, workflow, and track and trace functionality.