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AIMMS mentioned in four areas of Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Supply Chain Planning Technologies


We are really excited to get multiple mentions in Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Supply Chain Planning Technologies , which was released in October 2019.

5 Must-Know Applications for Prescriptive Analytics in Supply Chain

River Logic

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The Value of Extending Labeling to Your Supply Chain


Our latest publication ‘ In2 Unlocking Efficiencies ’ looks at the benefits your business can realize by extending labeling processes to your supply chain. Labeling

What Global Risks are Increasing In 2020?

Logistics Viewpoints

Every year, prior to the big event in Davos Switzerland where movers and shakers from around the world get together. Having leading business executives prance around and pose is unseemly. But one good thing that comes out of this event is a Global Risks Report produced by the World Economic Forum.

How is Demand Forecasting changing? How do you compare to your peers?

AIMMS conducted research to assess how supply chain teams perceive the accuracy of their forecast and discover the tools and techniques they are using to upgrade the forecasting process. In this report, you will find helpful benchmarks and insights offered by your peers on the latest demand forecasting techniques, forecast granularity and periodicity, and expectations for the future.

U.S. Retail Sales Up in 2019 as Retailers Look Toward a Make or Break 2020

Logistics Trends and Insights

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, U.S. retail sales ended 2019 strong with December sales up 0.3% from November and 5.8% above December 2018. For the year, retail sales increased by 3.6% from 2018.

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A Trucking Economics Lesson: How rates will respond to market changes in 2020


It’s that time of year when everyone is publishing their predictions for what the new year will hold — in whatever industry they work. At Chainalytics, many of our clients and partners come to us for supply chain and transportation prognostications year after year. (So So much so that our freight benchmarking group developed a new … The post A Trucking Economics Lesson: How rates will respond to market changes in 2020 appeared first on Chainalytics.

Real-time Alerts: Transforming Supply Chain

20Cube Logistics

Supply Chain today has spread across borders challenging end-to-end visibility however technology is motivating businesses and is transforming the supply chain.

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Four Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Inventory Planning and Sustainability

Brookes Supply Chain Planning Blog

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Supply Chain Secrets Going Global – But Where Should we Share Them?

Logistics Bureau

Sharing Supply Chain Secrets Globally My Goal for 2020. Anybody who knows me well is aware that in addition to working with my wonderful colleagues at the Logistics Bureau, I run several spin-off businesses.

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5 Perceptions on Demand Forecasting and How it's Changing

Speaker: Brian Dooley, Director SC Navigator, AIMMS

It’s no secret that demand is getting more difficult to predict. Is your demand forecasting process evolving with the times? How does your process stack up against others? Are you satisfied with your level of forecast accuracy? This webinar shares research findings from a recent survey among supply chain planning professionals to help you answer these questions.

Our 2019 Top 10 List! (Part 2)

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Our 2019 Top 10 List! As we come to the end of our 3rd year here at Supply Chain Game Changer it is time to publish our semi-annual 2019 Top 10 List. First we want to thank our readers.

Microsoft Store Corporate Vice President to Keynote ICON 2020 and Get a Sneak Peek at DEVCON 2020!

Supply Chain Nation

This is the fifth blog in our ICON 2020: What’s New series. Stay in the know about the biggest and best supply chain conference of the year with our blog series highlighting the latest developments as they unfold.

KANE 2019 - Year in Review

Consumer Goods Logistics

Usually, this is the time of year when we can take a few moments, breathe deeply, assess the past year’s performance, and plan for the upcoming year.

Now You’re Talking: The Impacts of Voice Picking for Warehouse Management

All Things Supply Chain

There’s a new trend in the world of warehouse management that’s taking the industry by storm. With the e-commerce industry getting more competitive by the day, more companies are investing… General Inventory management supply chain technology voice picking

Top 5 Barriers to Supply Chain Network Design Adoption and How to Overcome Them

Speaker: Brian Dooley, Director SC Navigator, AIMMS, and Paul van Nierop, Supply Chain Planning Specialist, AIMMS

Want to build your internal capability, reduce costs and make better decisions? It's easier than you think. This on-demand webinar shares research findings from Supply Chain Insights, including the top 5 obstacles that bog you down when trying to improve your network design efforts.

6 Trends to Make Supply Chain Managers the Heroes of Their Company!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. The Supply Chain Game Changer Job Board! Supply Chain heroes article originally published by, and permission to publish here provided by, Adam Robinson on [link]. .

Top warehouse tech trending in the Middle East and Africa in 2020


It’s that time of year again. As we’re about to enter 2020, we’re looking back at how this year’s trends compared to our predictions as well as what we can look forward to in the supply chain industry in the new year. Trends

Amazon Vendor Central Shipping Label Requirements


Amazon vendor central has very strict guidelines on how their packages are to be labelled by the suppliers. No wonder with such an efficient supply chain system in Amazon, everything should work perfect. Labels on the packages help achieve this goal to Amazon. Label Types.

Six Steps to an Ethical and Sustainable Supply Chain

Supply Chain Brain

Manufacturers today face increasingly complex challenges, from economic instability to compliance pressures and heightened global competition

Buyer's Guide for Supply Chain Network Design Software

Network design as a discipline is complex and too many businesses are still relying on spreadsheets to design and optimize their supply chain. As a result, most organizations struggle to answer network design questions or test hypotheses in weeks, when results are demanded in hours. This Buyer’s Guide helps you find easy-to-use technology to become more proactive and less reactive when it comes to network design and optimization.

Supply Chain Solutions: How to Make the Smartest Investment

MP Objects Supply Chain Orchestration

We live in a highly demanding time. Customers want more, better, faster, and cheaper. Competition is steep, and meeting expectations while innovating and staying profitable can feel like a pipe dream.

Data-Driven Freight: Using a TMS to Yield Better Outcomes


The notion of data-driven freight management is not a new concept. All shippers, carriers, freight brokers, 3PL’s, freight forwarders, and other parties are continuously looking for ways to apply and understand data in meaningful forms.

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Heavy Haul Trucking: How To Ship Oversize Loads

PLS Logistics

Moving heavy haul or oversize loads is a challenging process that requires a comprehensive plan and preparation. Since it’s a specialized industry, shipping oversize loads implys working with a transportation company to help move large materials across the country and beyond.

Supply Chain News on Learning from Toyota Way Principles versus Copying Toyota Practices

Supply Chain Digest

Copying is not Thinking, Dr. Jeffrey Liker Says

The 2018 Supply Chain Software Buyer's Guide

Learn which supply chain applications are the best for your organization.

Insights from New York City’s Procurement Transformation


The post Insights from New York City’s Procurement Transformation appeared first on Ivalua. Public Sector city of new york ivalua Ivalua for Public Sector public sector public sector procurement public spend forum

[PODCAST] How E-Commerce is Changing LTL Shipping Practices


Listen to “How E-Commerce is Changing LTL Shipping Practices” on Spreaker.

Trends and Predictions 2020: Advanced Analytics

Enterra Insights

When people write or talk about big data, they generally discuss both data and its analysis. The late productivity guru W. Edwards Deming once stated, “In God we trust, all others must bring data.” ” Bringing data, however, is insufficient. Stored data is of no value until it’s analyzed. But sometimes even analyzed data can’t be trusted.

Flatbed rates see off-season surge

DAT Solutions

Even as van and reefer rates have started to dip seasonally, the national average flatbed rate has increased 7¢ since November. . Rate Trend of the Week

Leveraging Supply Chain Data for Competitive Advantage

What does it mean to become a digital business or digital supply chain?