Supply Chain and Logistics Predictions for 2016

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For example, 3PLs and software vendors did pay more attention to serving the needs of small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) and companies in the Energy and Process Industries (see TMS for SMB: Breaking Down the Barriers , Oil & Gas Companies Focus on Eliminating Supply Chain Waste , and Collaboration and Optimization in the Oil & Gas Industry ). Making supply chain and logistics predictions is like throwing darts at a moving target.

The Supply Chain Impact of Europe’s Refugee Crisis


More than 12 million people are in need of humanitarian aid as a result of the civil war raging in Syria. A crisis of this magnitude creates a mind-boggling supply chain and logistics challenge. Miscellanea Supply chain management

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Supply Chain Graphic of the Week on Logistics Performance Rankings for 160 Countries Worldwide

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From Number 1 Germany to Number 160 Syria, the Biannual World Bank Report Ranks them All

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I Will Be Wrong Again: Supply Chain and Logistics Predictions for 2017

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This is not only true for financial investments, but also for supply chain and logistics predictions. Here’s one of my predictions for 2016 that hit the mark: Blockchain Technology Will Make Its Debut in Supply Chain Management. The Hackers Inside Your Supply Chain.

Supply Chain Management: 3 Key Traits To Evolve Your Operations


Today’s supply chain leaders, managers and stakeholders are inundated with any number of supply chain management challenges like escalating business complexity, rising cost pressures, pervasive skills shortages and increasing customer demands. Modern Supply Chain Experience 2016 presented by Oracle couldn’t have picked a better theme to describe the industry-wide upheaval and the sort of response that’s required as a result.

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Impact of Trump Pulling out of the Paris Climate Agreement on Manufacturing & Transportation


from the agreement, which has major implications for supply chains and shippers around the globe. While the Trump Administration’s impact on supply chains has been discussed in previous posts, the president’s decision to leave the agreement has shocked the industry, and you need to understand why and what is really going to happen over the next four years. So, what does that mean to both domestic and international supply chains?

Index Suggests Growth, But Volatility


For the first time, the 1,100 supply chain professionals that were surveyed see India, rather than China, as the emerging market with the most growth potential. Premium`: Freemium`: Channels: Supply Chain eCommerce/Retail Article Type: Executive Insights