Washington 2020 – Alex Zimmerman

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The post Washington 2020 – Alex Zimmerman appeared first on Ivalua Jon Stevens. President. Alex Zimmerman is the System Director of Supply Chain Systems and Technology at Baylor Scott & White Health, a $10B Healthcare provider organization in Dallas, TX.

Washington State: Supporting Shipper Success

NFI

Washington State is known for more than their apple production and abundant forests; the geography and talent within the area has equipped shippers with possibilities to better service their customers.

Washington 2020 – Jon Stevens

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The post Washington 2020 – Jon Stevens appeared first on Ivalua Jon Stevens. President. Jon is the President of the JLL Digital Businesses. Jones Lang Lasalle is one of the largest commercial real estate and wealth management companies in the world.

Washington 2020 – DKD

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The post Washington 2020 – DKD appeared first on Ivalua David Khuat-Duy Founder & Corporate CEO.

What’s Happening in Washington that’s Impacting Trade Today

BluJay Solutions

How are these issues in Washington, D.C. The post What’s Happening in Washington that’s Impacting Trade Today appeared first on BluJay Solutions. Global trade is a moving target in today’s political scene. impacting your world and supply chain? Many trade agreements with other nations are in review and things change on a daily basis.

Ivalua Now Washington DC Journey to Procurement Excellence 4-6 May, 2020

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China’s Role as Global Drug Hub Raises Alarms in Washington

Material Handling & Logistics

A Defense Health Agency official told a U.S.-China China advisory panel this year that the risks from China’s stranglehold on the pharmaceutical business “cannot be overstated

Supply Chain News on After Some Tough Battles Against Each Other in Recent Years, Truck and Rail Carriers, Shippers Uniting to Change Regulatory Environment in Washington

Supply Chain Digest

Carriers See Chance to Roll Back Some Rules, Require More Evidence to Push New Regulations Through

Professor Emeritus Eric Flamholtz Honored - UCLA Anderson.

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

UCLA Anderson Professor Emeritus Eric Flamholtz was honored by his alma mater, Olin School of Business at Washington University in St. UCLA Anderson School of Management Blog. Archives. July 2014. June 2014. May 2014. April 2014. March 2014. February 2014. January 2014. December 2013.

A Paradigm Shift in Total Cost of Ownership

Supply Chain 24/7

Sustainability is driving innovation: from Silicon Valley companies to Washington, D.C., procurement agencies to suppliers in Shenzhen, and it has become a business necessity because it saves money, smooths operations, diminishes risk in supply chains and opens new business opportunities

Freightera CEO Eric Beckwitt Speaking at CONNECT 2019 | Supply Chain, Management and Technology Event in Bothell, WA on May 17, 2019

Freightera

Freightera CEO Eric Beckwitt will be speaking with thought leaders from Convoy, FLEXE, Flexport, Freightera, Microsoft, OneClick.ai, P8, REI, Seagull Scientific, UW Bothell School of Business, and the State of Washington.

SCM Cloud at Oracle CloudWorld DC - March 24

Oracle SCM

The Cloud World DC event, taking place at the Marriott Marquis Washington, DC on Thursday, March 24 , will feature a session about Oracle Supply Chain Cloud entitled "Path To Supply Chain Cloud”.

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APICS 2016: Elevating Your Supply Chain to New Heights

APICS

I’m ecstatic to give readers everywhere a glimpse of what we learned this week in Washington, DC At the conclusion of my 10th annual APICS conference, I continue to be amazed and motivated by the attendees, speakers, and APICS staff.

The High Cost of Cheap Minerals

APICS

Last Friday’s cover story in The Washington Post, “The Cobalt Pipeline,” carefully examines how the valuable mineral travels via supply chains from Congo into consumers’ phones, laptops, and electric cars.

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Peak Shipping Season: A Review of Trends from the 2018 Holiday Peak Season

Cerasis

As few as 44 percent of retailers offer free returns shipping, notes the Washington Post, but the day with the highest returns rates arrived in mid-December. million returns, reports the Washington Post.

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Presidents’ Day 2019

Enterra Insights

Presidents’ Day is provides retailers with another holiday sales opportunity with campaigns often exploiting pictures of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. The actual name of the federal holiday is Washington’s Birthday. The editors at The Old Farmers’ Almanac explain, “Contrary to popular belief, the observed federal holiday is actually called ‘Washington’s Birthday.’ Washington: The reluctant president.

3 Technology Companies Disrupting Shipping

FLEXE

FLEXE, Flexport and Convoy–three technology companies adding flexibility to the supply chain–,recently hosted the first Peak Logistics breakfast in Seattle, Washington. The founders of each company came together to discuss the overlap of technology and logistics and how it can be used to solve every day problems

What Transportation Professionals Need to Know About the Government Shutdown

CH Robinson Transportfolio

You may not realize it, but supply chain professionals routinely rely on Washington on a weekly basis when many use the weekly diesel price average published by the Energy Information Agency (EIA) to adjust contract rates for fuel surcharges.

Why I Love Supply Chain Management

Logility

While at Michigan State, I was lucky enough to win a graduate scholarship through the Council of Logistics Management (CLM) that included a complementary entrance to CLM’s Annual Professional Conference in Washington D.C.

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Photo Journal: Tive Brings Real-Time Visibility to Onyx Coffee

Tive

Based in Washington and Guatemala City, Onyx Coffee is a boutique importer of specialty coffees that connects Guatemalan producers to roasters all around the world.

Eating Healthfully and Safely

APICS

Earlier this month, The Washington Post drew attention to the topic in “‘What Can We Do Better?’ Ice cream, cucumbers, chicken salad, and burritos are just some of the foods blamed for causing illnesses and deaths in the United States in the last year.

‘Very Painful’ Trade War Has Tech Suppliers Moving Out of China

Material Handling & Logistics

Taiwanese companies that make most of the world’s electronics are reconsidering their reliance on China as Washington-Beijing tensions simmer From Inventec to Apple-assembler Hon Hai Precision Industry Co.,

Top 9 Truckload Shipping Trends for 2019

CH Robinson Transportfolio

7.Expect Washington’s influence to continue. We can expect Washington’s influence on the trucking industry to continue in 2019. Two other important topics coming out of Washington are the looming March 2, tariff deadline and the pending United States-Mexico-Canada agreement (USMCA).

What Transportation Professionals Need to Know About the Government Shutdown

CH Robinson Transportfolio

You may not realize it, but supply chain professionals routinely rely on Washington on a weekly basis when many use the weekly diesel price average published by the Energy Information Agency (EIA) to adjust contract rates for fuel surcharges.

Influential management thinker Adam Grant revealed as Kinexions ’18 featured keynote

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Register now to join us next week (October 14-17) just outside Washington DC — pumpkin spice not included. by Mike McAllister As the calendar turns to October, two things come immediately to mind. Pumpkin spice and Kinexions ’18.

How An ERP System Can Increase Your Supply Chain Productivity

Cerasis

Author bio: Ben Chong is Team Leader at Washington Frank International , part of the niche IT recruitment firm Frank Recruitment Group.

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Top 9 Truckload Shipping Trends for 2019

CH Robinson Transportfolio

7.Expect Washington’s influence to continue. We can expect Washington’s influence on the trucking industry to continue in 2019. Two other important topics coming out of Washington are the looming March 2, tariff deadline and the pending United States-Mexico-Canada agreement (USMCA).

New Saudi megaport aims to snatch Dubai freight volumes

Logistics Middle East

The metropolis, which will be larger than Washington DC, says it will be cheaper and quicker than Jebel Ali

Lauren Corbett: Help is on the Way

Inbound Logistics

Lauren Corbett, program assistant, acquisitions and logistics at International Relief and Development in Washington, D.C., works with donors to obtain donations and aranges to ship around the world

Emirates SkyCargo welcomes Boeing 777 freighter plane

Logistics Middle East

newest 777F, which left the Boeing Manufacturing Facility in Everett, Washington, in September, flew its first mission to Hong Kong Emirates?

Post-Election Supply Chain Predictions

Elementum

According to the Washington Post, industries like oil, coal, and gas are set to profit from Trump as America leans on homegrown businesses to provide energy. From the end of globalization to a surge in raw material prices, analysts have a lot to say about the Trump presidency.

Presidents’ Day 2018

Enterra Insights

Today Americans celebrate Presidents’ Day even though the official name of the holiday remains George Washington’s birthday. Although Washington’s Gregorian calendar birthday is 22 February, he was born on 11 February 1732 according to the Julian calendar in use at the time. One little-known tradition, outside of Washington, DC, associated with Washington’s Birthday is the annual reading of his farewell address in the Senate of the United States.

This Week in Logistics News (October 26 – November 1)

Logistics Viewpoints

But the visiting Washington Nationals had other ideas, and for the first time ever, the visiting team won every game of a World Series. It looked like the Houston Astros were finally going to end the bizarre pattern of World Series games this fall. And by that, I mean the home team would finally win a game. With a two-run lead in the seventh inning, the Astros were 8 outs away from winning their second […].

Trends—January 2012

Inbound Logistics

Supply chain trends for 2012; update on transportation issues in California, Washington, Kentucky, and South Dakota; reverse logistics helps retailers generate customer goodwill and create demand; airport warehousing demand soars; FAA regulations limit pilot flight time; Coca-Cola extends its environmental stewardship; Trucking industry responds to Hours-of-Service legislation

Presidents’ Day 2016

Enterra Insights

Today is a uniquely American federal holiday that was first established to honor President George Washington. When he was born … Continued. The post Presidents’ Day 2016 appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Miscellaneous Enterra Solutions Presidents Day Stephen DeAngelis

Unlock the Power of Standards—and Labeling—at GS1 Connect

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GS1 Connect in Washington, DC, June 1st – 3rd ? Going to. Billed as the one event where organizations can “unlock the power of GS1 standards” to move their business forward, GS1 Connect is sure to attract key decision makers across a range of industries.

More Data is Not Better and Machine Learning is a Grind…. Just Ask Amazon

NC State SCRC

Pat then spoke on the outcomes of a recent white paper he worked on while initiated at the University of Washington with some graduate students. I had an opportunity to sit in on a lecture today by two experts on Machine Learning from Amazon, during a lecture at UNC. Ed Banti is Director of Software Development, Core AI Amazon, and Pat Bajari, was VP and Chief Economist, Core AI, at Amazon as well.

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