Hindsight is 20/20: A Look Back at Supply Chain Trends Over the Last Decade

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7 Challenges Facing Supply Chain Leaders in 2019

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Insights from Ryder Innovate 2014

Talking Logistics

The value of peer-to-peer learning and networking was evident at last month’s Ryder Innovate conference — “an exclusive gathering of senior leaders in transportation, logistics, and supply chain seeking strategic insight, new ideas, and thought leadership to improve their supply chain and fleet operations.” Greg Forbis, Senior Director, General Merchandise, Inbound Transportation, Walmart Stores. Jason Mathers, Senior Manager, Environmental Defense Fund.

Supply Chain Risk Management is a Cirque Du Soleil Calibre Act!

Supply Chain Game Changer

In thinking about the show and its construct I thought about the incredible amount of risk that the performers and producers are managing. These world class performers have astonishing talent but they are also working in an environment designed to eliminate risk and maximize safety. Supply Chain Professionals, although not usually theatrical, also work in an environment in which they are managing a tremendous amount of risk. Supply Chain Risk Management.

#15 in 15 years ….not bad! NC State breaks into the Gartner Supply Chain Program Rankings

Supply Chain View from the Field

Our program engages our 20 top corporate partners to develop projects across a wide variety of different areas, including market intelligence, logistics, inventory, value stream mapping, cost management, supply management, transportation, performance metrics, and others (see Project Breakdown ,). MBA Supply Chain MBA Supply Chain Programs Supply Chain Management Supply Chain Talent Supply Chain Talent Management

Logistics Past, Present, and Future

Supply Chain @ MIT

Robinson (CHR), the world’s largest provider of truckload transportation services, visited MIT CTL recently to give his view of the changing face of logistics. Most people thought of transportation as a part of their overhead.” The job title Strategic Account Manager did not exist in CHR a decade ago. Now these managers play a key role. Logistics on the move. The logistics role is changing according to John Wiehoff, CEO of C. Robinson.

People Plus Technology: Maximize the Value of Your TMS Investment

TMC

Have you heard about companies investing a lot of money, time, and resources to implement a transportation management system (TMS), only to have to shelve the system later because the ongoing savings or efficiencies weren’t meeting expectations? While the software as a service (SaaS) model is helping reduce the time and effort that goes into implementing these systems, even the most sophisticated TMS technology is ineffective without the right talent behind it.

SCM is smoking hot!….Why students should consider NC State for a supply chain major.

NC State SCRC

An article published in the Wall Street Journal identifies what I have been saying for years now… Supply chain talent is a hot commodity! But organizations also need to work on investing in a talent management strategy, beginning by partnering with targeted universities to help shape and develop the people that they need to fulfill these roles. We need to be up to the challenge of creating the “impossibly talented” procurement professionals of the future.

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How a Profession Went From Zero to Hero

Supply Chain @ MIT

Supply chain management (SCM) is no longer the Rodney Dangerfield of corporate functions. In the early days the function was known as transportation or warehousing (these are still important activities today but are components of SCM). As a buffer between companies and their customers, supply chains play a key role in helping enterprises to manage the volatility that has become the “new normal” in the business world. - Risk management.

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State of Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain @ MIT

The transformation of retailing into a multi-channel business is one indicator of the changing face of supply chain management. As I explained in my previous post ( How a Profession Went from Zero to Hero ), supply chain management (SCM) has become a critical competitive differentiator in almost every industry. And they will also be accomplished risk managers given the growing number of threats that companies face. New challenges.

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Dynamic Pricing is Transforming Logistics with Zeke Ziliak

The Logistics of Logistics

As Global Vice President, Transportation & Logistics Industries at PROS, Zeke and his team help transportation and logistics companies align supply, demand, and pricing decisions to realize additional revenue and profit. . Dynamic Pricing is Transforming Logistics with Zeke Ziliak

ThroughPut Inc. Appoints World-Renowned Just-in-Time, Lean & Kaizen Expert Mr. Takao Sakai to Executive Advisory Board

ThroughPut

may finally help engineering managers everywhere do what Toyota Product Development (TPD) and Toyota Production System (TPS) achieved decades ago. This platform can be Kaizen-for-the-people, helping everyday workers, factory line managers, process engineers, data analysts, financial officers and company executives run smoother, less stressful, zero-waste operations.” NEWS PROVIDED BY ThroughPut Inc. Dec 03, 2018, 18:00 ET. MENLO PARK, SILICON VALLEY, Calif.,

Top Talking Logistics Posts & Episodes (Q2 2018)

Talking Logistics

Start Managing Your Inbound Freight More Effectively Today. Talent Management in Logistics: Why It’s More Important than Ever. Continuous Pool Optimization – Putting Creativity to Work in Transportation. Transportation Spot Market Inversion. Leverage Technology to Succeed in Today’s Transportation Market. Transportation Procurement: Still Standing on the Sidelines? Well, I’m off through the end of next week on a much-needed vacation.

World-Renowned Lean & Kaizen Expert Mr. Takao Sakai joins ThroughPut Advisory Board

ThroughPut

may finally help engineering managers everywhere do what Toyota Product Development (TPD) and Toyota Production System (TPS) achieved decades ago. This platform can be Kaizen-for-the-people, helping everyday workers, factory line managers, process engineers, data analysts, financial officers and company executives run smoother, less stressful, zero-waste operations.” MENLO PARK , SILICON VALLEY, Calif., 3, 2018. ThroughPut Inc.,

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Global study reveals increased use of third party logistics providers and outsourced logistics services key to success in emerging markets

Supply Chain Network

In addition to documenting the evolution of the third-party logistics market, this year’s report also provides an in-depth analysis of logistics operations in emerging markets and the electronics industry as well as talent management to address the skills shortage in the logistics industry. when entering emerging markets are expertise on the latest global trade regulations and managing and. Fashion, Panalpina Management Ltd. management positions.

Is There a Third Option for SCM Executives Looking to Revamp their Supply Chain Management Operations?

Kinaxis

Improvements need to be achieved in months, not years, a reality that can only be realized through a managed services partnership in which the only measure of success is tied to the operational improvements resulting from the program. Many organizations with established SCM operations have been working with third-party logistics firms for decades, largely eliminating the use of in-house transportation fleets. The Talent Make vs. Buy Decision.

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Survey Finds Significant Success in the 3PL Industry Across the Supply Chain Industry

Cerasis

There are some 3PLs who perform niche tasks, like Cerasis does with transportation management for over the road modes like LTL, Truckload, and small package. If you are still managing functions like transportation management in house , it may be time to start looking towards a 3PL in order to continue to scale your company without adding unnecessary costs as you grow. . This post is from a press release sent to us regarding the recent survey of the 3PL industry.

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Planned Obsolescence in the Durable Goods Industry

Logility

percent in May as demand for transportation equipment fell 1.0 Combine this with limited life-spans due to rapidly advancing technology and fickle customer tastes, and you get a constant cycle of product introductions and discontinuations to manage. Supply Chain Talent Shortage. Building advanced supply chain capabilities is more important than ever to attracting and retaining qualified supply chain talent.

Planned Obsolescence in the Durable Goods Industry

Logility

percent in May as demand for transportation equipment fell 1.0 Combine this with limited life-spans due to rapidly advancing technology and fickle customer tastes, and you get a constant cycle of product introductions and discontinuations to manage. Supply Chain Talent Shortage. Building advanced supply chain capabilities is more important than ever to attracting and retaining qualified supply chain talent.

EFT 2016 Global Logistics Report

Supply Chain Nation

That view is confirmed by new industry research from Eye For Transport (EFT) that shows that LSP customers are looking to gain more value from their service providers and, in fact, want to engage with their LSPs more strategically than ever before. As the EFT research report shows, both LSPs and their customers have an accelerating interest in innovation, technology, eCommerce and talent management. A New Generation of Talent.

Seasoned Leadership in Action™ – An Interview with Sheri Hinish, The Supply Chain Queen®!

Supply Chain Game Changer

I’ve made a career rethinking supply chain strategy, sales and operations planning, and talent management helping executives and their teams reimagine their approach to supply chain management by: 1) leveraging new ways of thinking about supply chain and sustainability in the world we share. When I started my career, I believed that for businesses to be successful, they had to master supply chain management. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Creating an analytics organization for supply chain

Supply Chain View from the Field

analytics group noted that a lot of what they had done was in constraint management and inventory and demand. In the supply chain area, we are certainly seeing a strong need for analytics in areas like collaborative forecasting, inventory management, production planning, and logistics network design. There is also a huge need for analytics in the area of talent management for supply chain and manufacturing.

Transplace’s 2019 in Review: Our Most Memorable Moments from the Year

Transplace

Continuing to integrate artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies into our operations through a partnership with ai , as well as maximizing the usage of these technologies, including predictive analytics, within our logistics management solutions by partnering with Riskpulse. as a Challenger on the 2019 “Magic Quadrant for Transportation Management Systems”. Transplace’s 2019 in Review: Our Most Memorable Moments from the Year. It has been a busy year!

Supply Chain Management:Utility of iPads on Shop Floor

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Join BVL International at the North American chapter kickoff on August 12, 2013

Supply Chain View from the Field

Several trends identified in the study demonstrate that a number of major challenges lie ahead as the world becomes a more complex place in which to operate logistically,” said Dr. Rob Handfield, University Distinguished Professor of Supply Chain Management at the NC State University Poole College of Management. In essence, the results indicate that logistics and supply chain management should primarily enable a company to satisfy its customers’ needs.

Mapping the Next Milestones in the Supply Chain

Oracle SCM

In areas where businesses have traditionally outsourced operations, such as transportation, we’re seeing rapid and widespread Cloud adoption; whereas for functions such as warehousing and product lifecycle management, the Cloud is only just beginning to penetrate. The war for talent. Much has been written about the skills crisis facing the workforce today, and the supply chain sector is by no means immune to this talent shortfall.

2013 Third-Party Logistics Study

Supply Chain Movement

Outsourcing accounts for 54% of shippers’ transportation spend and 39% of warehouse operations spend. As found in past Annual 3PL Study surveys, transactional, operational, and repetitive activities such as transportation, warehousing, and freight forwarding tend to be the most frequently outsourced. Shippers and 3PLs largely agree on the top requirements for innovation, including trusting relationships, talent/right people, and operational excellence.

Supply Chain Collaboration – The New Way to Drive Value!

Supply Chain Game Changer

However, sourcing managers with a narrow focus on delivery are missing out one of the greatest advantages of forging collaborative supplier partnerships: an opportunity to drive synergies that are otherwise perceived as impossible within the confines of the business. As a sourcing manager, you may need to go outside your comfort zone to think about new, innovative ways to collaborate for achieving sustainability because Collaboration comes in more than one flavor! Subscribe Here!

Supply Chain Management:Why not WMS App? - Infosys Blogs

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Green Supply Chain Management - Infosys Blogs

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Supply Chain Management:A New Lens for Supply Chain Roadmaps

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Supply Chain Management:How to make Preventive Maintenance a.

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Supply Chain Management:Importance of Proactive Master Data.

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Supply Chain Management:Has Best of Breed WMS Won the Race?

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Supply Chain Management:'Asset' in Enterprise Asset Management

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