Final Mile Technology: What Tools Do Freight Shippers Need?

Cerasis

The post Final Mile Technology: What Tools Do Freight Shippers Need? How often do you really think about final mile technology? The chances are good that the final mile is often an afterthought, but the likes of Amazon, Walmart, and Target are changing the narrative.

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Nine Killer Digital Tools for Logistics Professionals

Freightos

What’s important is that you have a faith in people, that they’re basically good and smart, and if you give them tools, they’ll do wonderful things with them. As ships evolve from barges to Maersk EEEs, digital tools for logistics professionals evolve too.

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6 metrics tips and tools to benchmark P2P Digital Transformation

ivalua

Use these tips and tools to identify, capture and convert relevant measurements into digital transformation. Digital sourcing tools can help make this a more manageable metric. #3 Digital processes and tools can help ensure solid first-time match rates. . #5 The post 6 metrics tips and tools to benchmark P2P Digital Transformation appeared first on Ivalua. Vishal Patel, VP Product Marketing, Ivalua [link]. Data is beyond critical to Procurement Operations.

New tool for 3PL outsourcing

Supply Chain Movement

The new, online tool called Supply Chain Satellite provides objective insights into a company’s logistics procurement strategy and hence supports decision-making related to logistics outsourcing. Supply Chain Media and partners launch Supply Chain Satellite.

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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

How Can Supply Chain Leaders Use Big Data as a Tool to Continuously Improve?

Cerasis

As explained in a previous blog post, continuous improvement in an organization can be achieved through the use of performance measurement tools via big data. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post How Can Supply Chain Leaders Use Big Data as a Tool to Continuously Improve?

Top 8 Online Logistics Tools For Logistics Professionals

Cerasis

Logistics professionals require exemplary international online logistics tools to help them carry out their daily businesses with ease and deliver the best for their customers. Top 8 Online Logistics Tools For Logistics Professionals. Scandit is one of the top mobile online logistics tools used in international logistics in supply chain management. This optimization tool for inventories is cloud based.

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Top Four Ways to Score Savings Using Freight Optimization Tools

Talking Logistics

Adding a Transportation Management System (TMS) with support for all modes and powerful optimization tools can be a great game plan to help shippers continue to gain efficiencies, reduce costs, and improve service to customers.

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Want to disrupt your supply chain? Check out this new analytical tool

ToolsGroup

Brad Householder, Founder and CEO of b2i, spoke at the ToolsGroup TG18 user conference recently and presented an innovative approach to strategically analyze your value chain to focus digital investments. Brad, by the way, comes from a great pedigree.

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Companies struggle to find good tools

Supply Chain Movement

the question of which tools they can use to support these processes is causing headaches for a lot of them. there are three options: to set to work with excel, to develop one’s own solution or to purchase an off-the-shelf tool.

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Building AI to Unlearn Bias in Recruiting

Automated resume screening for job matching There are video interviewing tools out there that. Building AI to Unlearn Bias in. Recruiting How to use AI and machine learning to ensure diversity in the.

Predictive Analytics becoming a Mainstream Business Tool

Enterra Insights

The post Predictive Analytics becoming a Mainstream Business Tool appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Predictive analytics is a topic you are likely to hear a lot more about in the years ahead. Predictive analytics … Continued.

Transportation Market Tools and Intel

Supply Chain Link

Guest Post: David Broering, Senior Vice-President, Integrated Solutions Sometimes it feels like you need to be a fortune teller to accurately assess where a supply and demand market is going.

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Debugging Tools for Network Optimization

Llamasoft

Introduction Supply Chain Guru is a tool that is easy to use. The post Debugging Tools for Network Optimization appeared first on LLamasoft. Tables and Fields are all pre-populated, and users just need to convert and translate the company data into the information a model need.

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Six Sigma Tools and Inventory Management

EMERGE App

Finally, we’ll finish by exploring Six Sigma methodologies and tools used in modern Lean Six Sigma and Lean Inventory Management. Six Sigma describes a set of techniques and tools for process improvement. Its principles and tools have evolved over time. Introduction.

The 4 Stages of Supply Chain Analytics

intelligence (BI) tools for data visualizations and receive analysis that used to. Supply Chain Data Maturity A Guide to Transformation. How Mature is Your Supply Chain? Digital transformation is now a central theme in the industry. This isn’t. breaking news, but it is new for the industry.

Which Team has the most die-hard fans? The Eagles or the Patriots? Our Sentiment Analysis Tool Tells It All.

Arkieva

As a local Philadelphia business, we are so excited about the Eagles making it to the Super Bowl this year, we decided to track the excitement level of people leading up to the event by using our Social Sentiment Analysis Tool. Our Sentiment Analysis Tool Tells It All.

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Transportation Network Modeling: A Powerful Tool in Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Strategy

Talking Logistics

Companies need to be fully aware of global climate change conversations and how they will impact their supply chain in the near future. One of the biggest driving forces behind controlling greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and climate change is the Paris Agreement.

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Limitations of Supply Chain Network Design Tools for Risk Management

River Logic

Supply chains continue to increase in complexity as they are leveraged to drive greater value through increased output at lower costs. As supply chains become more intricate, the ability to analyze risk simultaneously becomes more difficult and more important.

[PODCAST] Why Digital Tools to Optimize Inventory Management Allows Supply Chain Execs to Stay More Strategic at Every Link in the Supply Chain

Cerasis

Listen to “Why Digital Tools to Optimize Inventory Management Allows Supply Chain Execs to Stay More Strategic at Every Link in the Supply Chain” on Spreaker. Hello and welcome back to another episode of “The Freight Project Podcast!”

Navigating the Road to Successful Automation - A Process Driven Approach

Speaker: Jon Leposky, Director of Operations and Logistics, Z Customization

Using Machine Learning Tools to Improve Supply Chain Performance

Halo

Machine Learning Tools Offer Much, but We Pesky Humans Continue to Play the Most Important Role. Absent Machine Learning tools, humans did the best they could to forecast demand and plan inventory. The post Using Machine Learning Tools to Improve Supply Chain Performance appeared first on Halo. In simple terms, that “most important role” is the cycle of observation followed by critical thinking followed by action.

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FMCG Route to Market Distribution: Free Distributor Assessment Tool

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

To help Producers understand the real state of their Distributors, Enchange has released a free - yes, free - tool to guide an assessment of Distribution networks. While focussed on FMCG the tool is applicable to all sectors using distributors. Download the tool here. The RTM Distributor Evaluation Tool has been designed to guide your evaluation of four key capability areas: Partnership – is the relationship a one way street or do you actually talk to your distributors?

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Supply Chain Scorecards: A Tool for the Times

Inmar

Read about how these flexible, customizable and easily digested assessment tools can help producers truly understand their performance (and that of their vendors) and make enhancements needed to improve a 21 st century supply chain at Inbound Logistics.

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Drones in the Supply Chain: A Game-Changing New Tool

PINC

Our CEO, Matt Yearling, was recently interview by Executive Platforms for their Tought Leaders series, to discuss the current and future state of drones in the supply chain. digital disruption supply chain logistics digital supply chain inventory cycle counting drones

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Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

AI-powered tools to assist with their hiring efforts.2 %69 AI-powered tools — but only for. access to tools like chatbots for. use AI-powered tools to expedite. tools to match employers with applicants best. For candidates — Tools like AllyO simplify the.

Seco Tools: Cutting Edge Supply Chain Strategy Takes Shape

Logility

For more than 80 years, Seco Tools has delivered a diverse portfolio of tools and services around the world. Seco Tools manufactures cutting tools made of steel, tungsten carbide and cobalt. Three years ago Seco Tools investigated solutions for stock optimization.

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Tools for Master Scheduling: Hug Your Master Scheduler Part Two

Kinaxis

Effective management of the master schedule requires a tool that has several key characteristics; Scenarios – This simply refers to the ability to create a copy of your data in-memory in less time than it takes to click a mouse. Imagine if you had a supply chain planning problem you wanted to solve and were given a tool that allowed you to try three different approaches – each in their own copy of the entire supply chain database. This tool must take that long too, right?

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Siegwerk Druckfarben chooses global supply chain planning tool

Supply Chain Movement

The implementation will allow Siegwerk Druckfarben to improve their current production planning procedures and standardize planning processes and tools across the different production sites.

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Lessons from Leaders: Tools and Tactics that Drive Sustainable Procurement ROI

EcoVadis

The common thread across all successful programs when it comes to speeding an organization’s path to business value is through finding the right mix of tools and activities to successfully engage suppliers in sustainability. Use of tools & Incentives: Methods used to drive engagement .

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Removing the 3 Barriers to Building a Predictive Supply Chain

Further, existing tools and technologies are. visibility tools, and broad claims around artificial intelligence and. INSIGHT PAPER: Toppling 2 Major Misconceptions. in Predictive Logistics ClearMetal Inc.

Empowering Sales People with the Right Trade Tool Kit Can be Spectacular

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

Firstly, what are Trade Tool Kits ? They are the specific commercial tools and materials that we provide to our Trade Marketing & Distribution/Route to Market (RtM) teams to help get their jobs done and to deliver on their targets.

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Pharmaceutical Supply Chains Need Supply Chain Visibility Tools

Savi

Avoiding disruption and reducing costs are two very compelling business reasons for pharmaceutical companies to invest in tools to improve their supply chain visibility. To ensure goods arrive on time and in full, you need the best tools and guidance available. The post Pharmaceutical Supply Chains Need Supply Chain Visibility Tools appeared first on Savi Technology.

Distribution Network Optimization: Modeling Tools Won’t Give You the Answer

Consumer Goods Logistics

Distribution network optimization has become a white-hot topic these days as “the Amazon effect” leads businesses to evaluate how quickly they can get products to customers.

New report reveals gaps in data and tools for digital transformation

Alloy

Recent findings from North Carolina State University indicate that in most companies, Excel is still the go-to analytics tool and each employee spends 2.5 Takeaway #3: Access to better analytics tools, please!

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The Impact of Innovative Supply Chain Management Tools on Working Capital

Savi

The insights and conclusions speak to the impact of using traditional tools to manage working capital. Traditional methods and tools are not enough to achieve substantial improvements in today’s complex, global supply chains. The post The Impact of Innovative Supply Chain Management Tools on Working Capital appeared first on Savi Technology.

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New global supply chain planning tool for United Biscuits

Supply Chain Movement

After a complete Business Process and Planning Cycle design review with OM Partners, United Biscuits (UB) has started the implementation of OMP Plus for all their demand and supply planning processes.

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