5 Key Trends Driving Supply Chain Innovation

Talking Logistics

Trend #1: Customers Buying Experience Not Products. Trend #3: Serving Every Customer with their Own Optimized Micro Supply Chain. Trend #4: Building an Ecosystem that is Actionable. Trend #5: Supply Chain Visibility Is Much Broader than Track and Trace.

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2016 Trends in Logistics

PLS Logistics

Here are some trends you can expect in 2016: Real-time inventory management. As the New Year approaches, the logistics industry can look forward to advances. New technology continues to develop, supply chains will be even more influenced by consumers, and shipping costs will increase.

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Five Trends That Excite Me!

Supply Chain Shaman

Here I share insights on the work we are doing on the Network of Networks, and Five Trends that Excite Me. At this small session we will explore these new trends: What is the role of blockchain in the future of building value networks? Five Technology Trends That Excite Me.

2016 Supply Chain Trends: 7 of 12 Trends that Will Drive Supply Chain Management in 2016

Cerasis

As we head into a new year it is a good time to take a look at the coming year and see what it may hold in the way of trends. We have already covered the top 6 trends for 2016 in manufacturing. 2016 Supply Chain Trends: The First 7 of 12.

6 Trends Shaking the Pharmaceutical Market

The Network Effect

In this post I’ll examine some of the top trends and challenges that are impacting the pharmaceutical industry. The post 6 Trends Shaking the Pharmaceutical Market appeared first on The Network Effect.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Expert Reveals 7 Supply Chain Trends to Watch

Cerasis

Look at these 7 supply chain trends as a guide to better your supply chain today. In this article, Professor Burcu Keskin from University of Alabama will share 7 supply chain trends that working professionals should watch. Infographics Supply Chain Supply Chain Trends

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Expert Reveals 7 Supply Chain Trends to Watch

Supply Chain Opz

In this article, Professor Burcu Keskin from University of Alabama will share 7 trends that procurement and supply chain management professionals should watch. One of these trends, in addition to inventory keeping, is dual/multi-sourcing.

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Trending Transportation News: March 2016

PLS Logistics

Here’s an overview of 6 popular transportation and supply chain news stories from March: Capacity News Inbound Freight

Logistics Technology Trends That Will Dominate 2017

Techgistics

Making predictions in technology, even just one year out, are generally an exercise in futility, so this really isn't a forecast for 2017, but more a list of trends that I am interested in and keeping my eye on.

[INFOGRAPHIC] 5 More Supply Chain Trends To Watch Out for in 2016

Cerasis

Yesterday we began our two part series on 2016 supply chain trends that will drive supply chain management into the future. As with most trends we all have read over the last few years, the focus was on technology. Supply Chain Trends 2016: 5 Additional More Areas of Focus.

On Your Radar: Important Logistics Trends and Outlook for 2016

Talking Logistics

With 2016 around the corner, now is a great time to examine industry trends and how they might impact your operations. Robinson , will discuss the following trends and questions: Economic Growth : How to manage costs in a slow-growth environment?

Trends 2016: Manufacturing

Enterra Insights

The post Trends 2016: Manufacturing appeared first on Enterra Solutions. A couple of years ago, Jeff Dobbs, KPMG’s Global Sector Chair for Industrial Manufacturing, wrote, “The challenges of the past … Continued.

Experts Reveal Top Transportation Trends to Watch

Supply Chain Opz

In this article, leading experts from various sectors in transportation industry will discuss transportation trends you should take a closer look. James Winebrake, Dean of College of Liberal Arts, Rochester Institute of Technology There are a number of important trends happening in the freight industry, spanning all modes of transportation: trucking, shipping, rail, pipeline, and air. Are there other transportation trends to watch and why

[INFOGRAPHIC] 3 Core Supply Chain Management Trends Gearing Up to Change SCM Forever

Cerasis

Jabil sponsored a global Dimensional Research survey to capture hard data on current experiences, challenges and trends with the supply chains of electronics manufacturing companies. The results show some of the biggest supply chain management trends in supply chains for 2015.

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How Do Key Market Trends Impact Your Demand Planning?

Demand Solutions

Know key market trends and their impact on the quality of demand planning. Understanding Key Market Trends. In the article, Hackett gives us several hints by identifying the most important trends in the demand planning space for 2015.

Consumer Products Insights – Supply Chain Trends

The Network Effect

Determining future trends in consumer products or most any industry was not nearly as difficult in the past as it is today. One of the major trends is that industry leaders must be students of major trends. (Ken Teegardin/Flickr).

For 3PLs, New Market Trends = New Opportunities

The Network Effect

These new opportunities (and challenges, too) are a result of evolving market trends such as omnichannel and personalization. In turn, these market trends drive today’s supply chain trends (think: cloud computing or speed of delivery).

[INFOGRAPHIC] Selecting & Managing Logistics Companies & Emerging Logistics Tech Trends

Cerasis

BONUS INFOGRAPHIC: Emerging Trends In Logistics Technology. We were fortunate to be sent this great infographic containing information from our post we did earlier this year predicting the logistics technology trends for 2016.

The Top 6 Trends in Logistics Impacting Shippers in 2017

Cerasis

Fortunately, your organization can get ahead of the learning curve by knowing what trends in logistics to watch for this year. The Top 6 Trends in Logistics Impacting Shippers in 2016. The election is over, but the race is just starting for logistics providers.

Logistics Trend Radar 2014

SCM Research

Trend research helps academics and managers to discover topics that are interesting and important alike. DHL has now published the 2014 edition of its Logistics Trends Radar. and make room for new pricing models” These trends provide flags for the logistics world of the future. Practice Logistics Report Supply Chain Management Trend

3 More Advanced Technology Trends in Logistics in 2016: Welcome to the Hyperconnected Logistics Industry

Cerasis

After taking a look at the automation technology trends in logistics from our first post, take a look at how these technology trends in logistics will grow and what impact they will have for the industry. Logistics Technology Trends technology trends in logistics

The Future of Logistics—20 Trends to Follow in 2017

FLEXE

As you begin to prepare for the coming year, FLEXE has identified 20 logistics trends that can be expected in 2017: 1. Overall net savings can be measured through reduced routing delays and faster reactions to changing trends. Blog Supply chain trends Disruptive technology supply chai

Bucking the 80/20 Trend: 4 Key Benefits of Adopting a Digital Yard

Talking Logistics

Guest Commentary Guest Commentary - PINC Solutions Supply Chain Technology Trends Transportation Management Warehouse Management logistics PINC Solutions TMS WMS yard management systems YMS

The 7 Trends Shaping The Future of the Logistics Industry

Cerasis

Logistics industry trends have also not been left behind in the move towards a more technological future. . 7 Major Trends Influencing the Logistics Industry in the Future . It is now the standard to go ‘international, ’ and logistic solution providers have a role to play in enabling this trend through a transportation network. . This is now becoming a global trend. Logistics TrendsIn today’s society, technology has been changing at an unprecedented pace.

[Video] Sanofi Genzyme trends in pharmaceutical supply chains

The 21st Century Supply Chain

The post [Video] Sanofi Genzyme trends in pharmaceutical supply chains appeared first on The 21st Century Supply Chain. by Melissa Clow This blog is part of a video interview series. Check out the video below as well as links to other supply chain practitioner and Kinaxis executive interviews.

What Are the Trends in Last Mile Logistics?

Cerasis

To gain a competitive advantage in last mile logistics, shippers need to understand the top seven trends in last mile logistics. Unfortunately, the tech landscape is riddled with cases of supply chain disruptors failing, but the trend is clear and shows little indication of regression.

6 Recent Trends in Manufacturing Technology to Increase Agile Responsiveness, Continuous Improvement & Customization

Cerasis

A Quick Recap of Recent Trends in Manufacturing Technology to Think About 2017. Although apps and smart devices will make an impact in manufacturing technologies this year, a few other recent trends in manufacturing technology will dramatically redefine industry standards.

5 Third Party Logistics Trends in 2015

PLS Logistics

Here’s an overview of the top trends we saw from 3PLs in 2015: Implementing New Services. New technologies and new demands made 2015 a year of change for 3PLs. Challenges like the driver shortage and demanding consumer expectations require shippers to provide superior service. 3PLs have adapted to the new normal so that shippers can overcome these challenges. In 2015, 3PLs helped shippers prepare for the demands of an omni-channel supply chain.

Seven Recent Trends in Retail Demand Forecasting and Replenishment

ToolsGroup

In a report entitled Market Guide for Retail Forecasting and Replenishment Solutions , Gartner analyst Mike Griswold spotlights seven recent trends in this area. Most retailers are facing a shrinking operating “margin for error”.

Emerging Trends in Automation: What it Means to Supply Chains

Cerasis

While this example may still be a few years off, it is important that you understand how the top emerging trends in automation will shape supply chains and transportation processes in the coming years. However, the trends in automation are changing to reflect actions that function more like artificial intelligence, not just a search and locate program on the computer. Another trend in automation involves robotics. Trends in Automation: Whats the Potential?

The Trends Shaping Supply Chain and Logistics: Takeaways from Descartes Evolution 2017

Talking Logistics

As I wrote last June, investments are rising in Supply Chain Operating Networks and Descartes is a prime example of this trend in action — a trend that I predict will continue to gain momentum in the months and years ahead.

Logistics and Supply Chain Trends to Monitor in 2016

Logistics Viewpoints

Writing about trends is tough. Many trends are slow moving trains. Sometimes few people question that the trend is underway, they just want to know when it will impact them. The other thing about making predictions, is ideally a prediction should be specific enough and testable enough that after the fact someone can look back and see whether it was right or wrong. With those thoughts in mind, ARC will attempt to make pertinent and […

Five Technology Trends That Will Change Global Freight

Freightos

Five Tech Trends That Will Change Freight. And with daily headlines on new Ubers for X, new tech acquisitions, and the continuing crawl of technology into our everyday life, we’re focussing on five emerging tech trends that have the potential to reshape logistics.

Trends—August 2015

Inbound Logistics

3PLs tout IoT as top disruptive innovation in the supply chain; Hyundai and Accenture team up to design smarter ship; TMS use has tripled over the past decade; new sustainability web platform helps shippers assess key trends and best practices

3 Global Trends Shaping the Logistics Landscape in 2017

Transportfolio

3 Global Trends Shaping the Logistics Landscape in 2017 | Transportfolio. Let’s take a look at three supply chain trends for 2017, what the impact may be, and how shippers should be preparing for these challenges: 1.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Procurement Trends: Carving a Bigger Role in Supply Chain & Manufacturing

Cerasis

However, modern technologies are dramatically changing procurement trends and how procurement professionals operate and their role in the company. Why Is Technology Driving Procurement Trends and the Role of Procurement? Procurement Trends Infographic: What Does 2016 Hold?

5 key trends affecting the Consumer Package Goods industry

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Dr. Madhav Durbha In my recent conversations with the CPG industry executives, regardless of the company, there are several common themes and trends that bubble up. These trends make the business conditions more challenging, and some may say exciting. What trends are you seeing?

North American Warehouse Worker Wage Trends

CHAINalytics

The post North American Warehouse Worker Wage Trends appeared first on Chainalytics. Blog Supply Chain Design Supply Chain Operations What's New BLS Labor Chainalytics Data Tom Cisewski Warehouse Labor Trends

7 Distribution Technology Trends Worth Discussing

Cerasis

As a result, you need to understand what distribution technology trends, as explained by Advantage Business Media and Lindsay Konzak of Modern Distribution Management , are being seen in today's distribution network and how they will impact future operations. Of all the distribution technology trends, Robotics is one that is already gaining much traction in several distribution centers across the world. .

2017 Warehouse Capacity Economics and Trends Report

FLEXE

In mid-2015, FLEXE conducted a survey of supply chain professionals across multiple industries to identify and understand what key industry trends affect inventory and capacity fluctuations. The post 2017 Warehouse Capacity Economics and Trends Report appeared first on FLEXE.