Sat.Oct 17, 2020 - Fri.Oct 23, 2020

What Is an Automated Freight Settlement?


More supply chain leaders are learning to leverage technology to improve performance and lower landed costs. Unfortunately, there remain opportunities to recapture freight spend within the freight settlement process that automated freight settlement could solve. Consider this example.

Optimizing Inventory Is About Improving Service While Lowering Inventory. Wait, What?


Optimize. /??pt?m??z/. verb. make the best or most effective use of (a situation or resource). Oxford Languages). One of the hardest parts of my job is helping customers get to grips with complex, counterintuitive supply chain concepts.

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Fireside Chat: Purpose Built Platform for the Supply Chain of the Future


Recently I had the pleasure to sit down with our own Kevin McInturff, executive vice president of R&D following his fireside chat at Disruption RX with Mark Balte, senior vice president of product innovation.

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LogiSYM Webinar: Technology Partnerships that help you maintain a high performing Supply Chain

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

What does supply chain performance mean and how can technology partnerships help you achieve this? Partnerships is a word that is often used and abused. In the context of supply chain digitalisation and specifically enterprise software implementation, this is also very much the case.

Mission Critical: Leveraging Learning Engineering to Drive Digital Transformation

Speaker: Trish Uhl, Founder of Owl's Ledge LLC and the Talent & Learning Analytics Leadership Forum

Digital is disrupting every part of an organization's value chain at a record pace, creating a critical need to transform operations and employees' ways of working. Formal training alone can't keep up; it's often too slow, too generic, inconvenient, inefficient, unduly expensive and lacks or lags methods for measuring business-related effectiveness. Trish Uhl show you how to start leveraging Learning Engineering, a multidisciplinary approach that combines modern technology, data analytics, decision science, learning sciences and change management with human-centered engineering design methodologies to ultimately deliver targeted learning outcomes and business results that keep pace with the business and merge learning into the flow of work and lead Digital Adoption.

Dock Management and Storage Technologies: A Match Made in Automated Supply Chain Heaven

C3 Solutions

Dock management is continuously changing. While traditional strategies relied on manual processes, digital transformation holds the power to reap significant gains through automated scheduling software and the breakdown of organizational silos.

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UltraShipTMS, Snowflake and Staying Ahead of Supply Chain Tech Trends

Supply Chain Collaborator

It was with great admiration and a touch of satisfaction that development leadership within UltraShipTMS watched the record-setting IPO of cloud-based analytic data warehousing startup, Snowflake last month.

Transport Management System: Making your Logistics Supply Chain Successful

20Cube Logistics

With the constant technology evolution, the supply chain logistics is being introduced to a new and innovative way of shipping consignments. The future of shipping lies the way the technology is conceived and adopted to automate manual processes.

How Can Companies Safely Surf the Pandemic’s Storm Waves?

Logistics Viewpoints

Companies have been whiplashed by the combination of a long running pandemic and the recession it kicked off. Better planning can help companies mitigate the effects of this crisis.

How the Pandemic is Impacting the Vanilla Supply Chain

All Things Supply Chain

The island country of Madagascar is currently feeling the impact of the pandemic on its top export: Vanilla. While consumer demand is high, vanilla prices are experiencing a downward spiral.…

Webinar on Demand: Resilient Supply Chain Network Design

Speaker: Bhomik Jain, Paul van Nierop & Aanand Pandey

Companies around the world are struggling to cope with COVID-19 disruption. Are supply chain networks resilient enough to weather the storm? Watch this webinar to learn about our research findings in the realm of network design and optimization, and uncover the capabilities you need to build resilience and agility.

48% of UK organisations have a basic cybersecurity skills gap

In the Supply Chain

By Ramsés Gallego (pictured). Security, Risk & Governance International Director, Micro Focus. The post 48% of UK organisations have a basic cybersecurity skills gap appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Supply Chain Sustainability is Becoming a Hot Topic

Enterra Insights

The U.S., already reeling from the coronavirus pandemic, didn’t need exacerbating crises. Unfortunately, the west coast burned and the gulf coast flooded — with the severity of those crises attributed to climate change. While politicians dawdle, consumers expect companies to play an important role in addressing climate change.

How Blockchain Benefits the Coffee Supply Chain

Supply Chain Brain

Blockchain can help ensure that coffee growers are given fair payments for their crops, and are maintaining sustainability practices

Artificial Intelligence in Trucking

Freight Center

There’s never any shortage of talk about artificial intelligence revolutionizing industries. The freight trucking business is no different.

The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

The Most Unpredictable Time of the Year: 2020 Holiday Retail Strategies

In the Supply Chain

By David Mascitto (pictured). Retail E-commerce Supply Chain Product Marketing, Tecsys. The post The Most Unpredictable Time of the Year: 2020 Holiday Retail Strategies appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Next-Generation Digital Supply Chain Planning


From Unpredictable to Resilient and Agile. Despite the disruptions of the past years, there are some emerging key trends in Supply Chains that provide both challenges but also opportunities for manufacturers. Sustainability.

When Do You Need a PLM System?

Arena Solutions

All our customers, no matter industry, maturity, or complexity, have had to answer the same question: when to implement a real product lifecycle management (PLM) system? Every company has more on the “to do” list than resources.

Featuring Our 15 Most Important Pandemic Articles!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. GET our EBOOK HERE. Who could have guessed that 2020 would see the spread of a global pandemic? As the Coronavirus spread around the world it upset virtually every aspect of our personal lives, our jobs, businesses and economies.

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Supply Chain Planning Maturity – How Do You Compare to Peers?

Today's supply chains are networked, global ecosystems. An event upstream in a different country or region can cause considerable disruption downstream. The COVID-19 pandemic is an extreme example of how this unfolds in practice. How prepared are supply chain teams to react and recover, from a planning maturity stance? Download this report to get exclusive insights on planning maturity!

Gain Competitive Advantage Through Collaborative Relationships

In the Supply Chain

By Louisa Hosegood (pictured). Digital & Strategy Director at Bis Henderson Consulting. The post Gain Competitive Advantage Through Collaborative Relationships appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Top Tactics to Advance your Procurement Career in your Current Company

All Things Supply Chain

Ever wondered how exactly to advance your career within procurement and get promotions? It is not a topic often talked about, but one that is often sought after.

Why Shipment Tracking Technology Is Important

Gravity Supply Chain

Track freight to increase efficiency and profit margins by deploying real-time, shipment tracker, supply chain technology like Gravity’s Solution. Leave a Reply [contact-form-7]. Articles

Product Management KPIs!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. What is Product (or Master) Data Management? GET our EBOOK HERE. Product Management KPIs article and permission to publish here provided by Raanan Cohen at

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Supply Chain Resilience in the Face of Uncertainty

Speaker: Aanand Pandey, Supply Chain Analyst & Consultant, AIMMS

This short video explains how scenario modeling can help you improve supply chain resilience and your ability to respond and recover quickly from disruptions. Looking at scenarios side by side provides valuable insights that makes it easier to evaluate impact on your operations, ability to service customers and margin, and the best options to restart supply when supply lanes reopen.

It’s time to take a robotic approach to sortation

In the Supply Chain

By Xia Huiling (pictured). Founder & CEO of LiBiao Robot. The post It’s time to take a robotic approach to sortation appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

Accelerating growth in the Transport Management Systems market

Prophetic Technology

Maintaining a successful Supply Chain (SC) lies in the ability of shippers, carriers, brokers, and logistics service providers (LSPs) to share information and work together. The use of a global Transport Management System (TMS) is one way in which companies can achieve this goal.

The Top 5 Logistics Technology Trends to Watch

Zipline Logistics

Technology is currently being rapidly integrated across every business sector with logistics undoubtedly being no exception.? .

How to Select a Forex Broker!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. GET our EBOOK HERE. Forex Broker article and permission to publish here provided by Harry Poulson. Forex trading is a popular business platform in the world. It is not only the largest but also the highly competitive trade trend.

B2B Pocket Playbook: End-to-End Guide to Sales Enablement

Sales enablement is the strategic process of providing sales teams with the content, guidance, and mentorship needed to engage targeted buyers. It’s all about equipping sales professionals with the tools they need to put their best-selling foot forward. And if sales teams want to continuously sell better -- and faster -- their sales enablement process must have a game-winning strategy. It's time for you to start selling smarter - and hitting your sales number - with the best B2B database in the market. Get started today.