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An Evolutionary Approach to Supply Chain Digitalization AN EVOLUTIONARY APPROACH TO SUPPLY CHAIN DIGITALIZATION

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Dec 05, 2019

Boris Shiklo is CTO at ScienceSoft, where he is responsible for the company’s long-term technological vision and innovation strategies. Under his supervision, the company’s development team has successfully fulfilled complex projects of over 80,000 man-hours in Healthcare, Banking & ...

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Circular Supply Chains Will Shift SCOR Supply Chain Practices CIRCULAR SUPPLY CHAINS WILL SHIFT SCOR SUPPLY CHAIN PRACTICES

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Dec 04, 2019

All waste and process by-products in the world will become the raw materials and inputs needed by all the processes in the world. In turn, the maintenance, refurbishment and remanufacturing industries will dramatically increase in size and value. Then, aftermarket supply chains will become the domin...

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Corporate debt could be a challenge for supply chains CORPORATE DEBT COULD BE A CHALLENGE FOR SUPPLY CHAINS

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Dec 04, 2019

If there was a global recession only half as serious to that of 2008, forty percent of the corporate debt owed by businesses in some countries is at risk. ‘Corporate debt at risk’ is when businesses are unable to cover the interest expenses on borrowings from corporate earnings. This fig...

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Are Drones The Future Of The Supply Chain? ARE DRONES THE FUTURE OF THE SUPPLY CHAIN?

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Dec 03, 2019

The supply chain for just about every industry is increasingly global and requires innovative solutions to emergent problems on an ongoing basis. Particularly when the end point for delivery of completed goods or services is in remote areas that are difficult or unfeasible to reach by automobile, a ...

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Three Ways IoT Can Streamline Seasonal Supply Chains THREE WAYS IOT CAN STREAMLINE SEASONAL SUPPLY CHAINS

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Dec 03, 2019

Today’s culture of instant gratification has changed consumer expectations when it comes to buying products and receiving deliveries. Shoppers expect the products they desire to be always available and delivered quickly. According to one survey, 99% of U.S. consumers say fast delivery is ...

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How Blockchain Will Be Crucial For The Supply Chain Industry And Its Ecosystem HOW BLOCKCHAIN WILL BE CRUCIAL FOR THE SUPPLY CHAIN INDUSTRY AND ITS ECOSYSTEM

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Dec 03, 2019

Historically, conversations on Blockchain focused on their application in the financial domain, primarily centred on cryptocurrencies. Recently though, organizations have started recognizing the potential of Blockchain’s system of Decentralized Ledger Technology (DLT) in other fields. Solution...

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RRD Supply Chain Solutions: bridging the supply chain gap RRD SUPPLY CHAIN SOLUTIONS: BRIDGING THE SUPPLY CHAIN GAP

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Dec 02, 2019

Healthcare is in the midst of a fundamental shift as technology advancements are enabling the connectivity of mobile telecommunications with traditional elements of the industry’s supply chain. The new technological possibilities are driving exciting innovations and new paradigms in patient mo...

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Supporting Retail Logistics in the Cloud SUPPORTING RETAIL LOGISTICS IN THE CLOUD

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Dec 02, 2019

E-commerce has forever changed how consumers purchase product on a global basis. Rapid technological advances by retail giants such as Amazon, Walmart and Alibaba have forced merchandisers, wholesalers, and manufacturers to develop an omnichannel approach to stay competitive and facilitate growth. O...

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How industrial companies can digitally supercharge their supply chains HOW INDUSTRIAL COMPANIES CAN DIGITALLY SUPERCHARGE THEIR SUPPLY CHAINS

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Dec 01, 2019

In this fast-evolving world of globally integrated, dynamic and digital supply networks, businesses need to adapt to create agility and flexibility, through real time visibility of their supply chains. Industrial companies today sit on a wealth of data across their supply chains – from externa...

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Supply Chain Optimization With SKF USA SUPPLY CHAIN OPTIMIZATION WITH SKF USA

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Nov 28, 2019

Advanced machine monitoring technology and expert predictive analysis help Big River Steel and their distributor partner Motion Industries optimize the supply chain. See how SKF transforms inventory management and eliminates parts emergencies with Supply 4.0 solutions that benefit both the end-user ...

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4 ways to make your logistics operations greener and help save the environment 4 WAYS TO MAKE YOUR LOGISTICS OPERATIONS GREENER AND HELP SAVE THE ENVIRONMENT

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Nov 28, 2019

In this article we’ll look at greenhouse (GHG) gas emissions in the logistics industry, and give you 4 innovative ways to lower your emissions and make your operations greener while saving the environment. Whether you’re a forwarding agent, a carrier or a trucking company dealing with in...

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Nascent Transportation Council Solicits Insight on How to Boost Emerging Modes and Technologies NASCENT TRANSPORTATION COUNCIL SOLICITS INSIGHT ON HOW TO BOOST EMERGING MODES AND TECHNOLOGIES

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Nov 27, 2019

The Transportation Department recently launched an internal deliberative body to identify and resolve issues around innovative emerging technologies that may not fit into its existing jurisdiction and regulatory structures—such as hyperloop and autonomous vehicles—and now, the agency wan...

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Supply Chains Are Going Green in These Six Ways SUPPLY CHAINS ARE GOING GREEN IN THESE SIX WAYS

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Nov 26, 2019

Sustainability concerns are springing up in countless industries. A growing number of consumers prefer businesses that are dedicated to environmentalism, and companies are striving to address their concerns while improving internal systems. Failure to embrace a comprehensive approach to the issue ca...

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Creating a Sustainable and Ethical Supply Chain CREATING A SUSTAINABLE AND ETHICAL SUPPLY CHAIN

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Nov 26, 2019

The need to transform to a more ethical supply chain has become a constant movement within the last few years.  A 2015 survey from Cone Communications found that 9 out of 10 millennials would switch brands to one associated with a more ethical cause. The Software Advice report found that, for a...

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Blockchain in Supply Chain: Is it a Match Made in Heaven? BLOCKCHAIN IN SUPPLY CHAIN: IS IT A MATCH MADE IN HEAVEN?

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Nov 26, 2019

Is the Rolex watch that you are wearing original or the first copy? Are the fruits you having natural or produced using chemicals? Is your newly purchased t-shirt Versace’s or a local-market’s product? Such questions have become the norm these days. Consumers are turning out to be more u...

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10 Steps to a More Agile, Flexible Ecommerce Supply Chain 10 STEPS TO A MORE AGILE, FLEXIBLE ECOMMERCE SUPPLY CHAIN

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Nov 25, 2019

By definition, an agile ecommerce supply chain is a product distribution system focused on speed, cost savings, productivity and responsiveness and flexibility to market demands. Supply chain management (SCM) exists to improve a company’s long-term performance. Amazon is already capable of off...

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NCCoE Project Aims to Boost Supply Chain Security NCCOE PROJECT AIMS TO BOOST SUPPLY CHAIN SECURITY

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Nov 25, 2019

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCoE) and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) are seeking comments for a new project to improve supply chain security. The Validating the Integrity of Servers and Client Devices project is an effort to “provide guidance that wi...

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How Industrial IoT Is Transforming Supply Chains HOW INDUSTRIAL IOT IS TRANSFORMING SUPPLY CHAINS

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Nov 25, 2019

Supply-chain inefficiencies are having a huge impact the world round. In the U.K. alone, they cost businesses at least US$1.9 billion annually in lost productivity. The causes of friction are numerous, and manufacturers are continually looking to employ lean management tools to eradicate them. If ma...

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Four ways blockchain will transform supply chain FOUR WAYS BLOCKCHAIN WILL TRANSFORM SUPPLY CHAIN

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Nov 24, 2019

Blockchain and its future derivatives will introduce a new standard and infrastructure to manage the new strategic resource: data. Today big, powerful companies like Amazon, Facebook and Google benefit disproportionately from data because there has been no practical way to share data’s value w...

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Blockchain for Supply Chain BLOCKCHAIN FOR SUPPLY CHAIN

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Nov 22, 2019

Treum is building a next-generation, decentralized supply chain operating system that helps businesses build trust with their customers. Using blockchain technology powered by Ethereum, Treum makes it possible to track the food we eat and the products we buy all the way back to the source bringing t...

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Off the Supply Chain: The Science of Returns OFF THE SUPPLY CHAIN: THE SCIENCE OF RETURNS

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Nov 22, 2019

With the rise of e-commerce and generous return policies, companies are experiencing higher return rates than ever before, putting reverse logistics in the spotlight. Companies must figure out how to get their product back.

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The Intelligent Enterprise for Cargo Companies THE INTELLIGENT ENTERPRISE FOR CARGO COMPANIES

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Nov 22, 2019

The vision and industry initiatives working toward what is known as the “physical Internet” started with the concept of transforming the transportation industry operating model into an open logistics system, where goods in the supply chain flow as freely and cost-effectively as data acro...

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Managing Carrier Compliance With a TMS MANAGING CARRIER COMPLIANCE WITH A TMS

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Nov 20, 2019

Ensuring carrier compliance is a critical concern for shippers. Poor carrier compliance may lead to financial repercussions, blowback from consumers, delays in order fulfillment, out of stock warehouses, damaged freight and even perished freight. The legal ramifications of poor compliance are amplif...

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Odyssey Logistics – Delivering insights with ease ODYSSEY LOGISTICS – DELIVERING INSIGHTS WITH EASE

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Nov 20, 2019

Odyssey Logistic a transportation services provider uses Qlik to pull data from the National Weather Service to anticipate impact on their customers' planned shipments. This enables Odyssey Logistic to keep the supply chain moving and prevent or mitigate shipping delays.

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Manufacturing a truly digital supply chain in four steps MANUFACTURING A TRULY DIGITAL SUPPLY CHAIN IN FOUR STEPS

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Nov 19, 2019

Manufacturing supply chains are at a pivot point. Optimisation is moving from node to network, planning and decision frequency is changing from periodic to real-time and the supply chain itself is evolving from ‘one-size-fits-all’ to a market segment size of one. The rules of the game ar...

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Master the Supply Chain Logistics Evolution MASTER THE SUPPLY CHAIN LOGISTICS EVOLUTION

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Nov 19, 2019

A modern era of innovation is reshaping the logistics and transportation industry, bringing about exciting proficiencies and opportunities. Although many innovations are brand new some even still in the testing phases each holds significant promise, as well as strong potential to complement and adva...

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The Future of Supply Chains THE FUTURE OF SUPPLY CHAINS

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Nov 19, 2019

Future success for supply chains relies on being purpose built to last today and into tomorrow by transforming their business models, organizational structures, and operations. The leaders will be the ones in which their supply chain is customer-centric, can operate in the ever-changing digital worl...

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Supply Chain Sustainability: The Myth That Needs to be Made Real SUPPLY CHAIN SUSTAINABILITY: THE MYTH THAT NEEDS TO BE MADE REAL

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Nov 19, 2019

As a businessman, I believe in the easy and unimpeded movement of goods, services, and capital; I believe that optimized, highly efficient supply chains keep products on local shelves, keep people employed, and keep consumers happy. As an engineer, I take processes apart, examine them, and improve t...

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Five Questions to Ask About Third-Party Vendors and Cybersecurity FIVE QUESTIONS TO ASK ABOUT THIRD-PARTY VENDORS AND CYBERSECURITY

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Nov 19, 2019

From marketing consultants and supply chain partners to accountants and IT service providers, organizations today depend on all kinds of third parties for virtually every conceivable business function. According to recent Ponemon Institute research, the unintended consequence of third-party dependen...

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5 ways to improve your logistics management 5 WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT

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Nov 18, 2019

Logistics refer to the detailed coordination of a complex operation that involves people, facilities and supplies. In the world of business, logistics is the practice of managing a certain flow of things between the point of origin and point of consumption in order to satisfy the needs of customers ...

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A TALE OF TWO SUPPLY CHAINS A TALE OF TWO SUPPLY CHAINS

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Nov 18, 2019

The seller's of the goods are transferred to the buyer in return for paying the purchase price to the seller. A service agreement or contract between the shipper of the goods to the ultimate consignee defines the terms as replacement/warranty goods. Flash customers maintain ownership of their go...

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UPCOMING FLUCTUATIONS IN THE U.S. TRUCKING MARKET HEADING INTO 2020 UPCOMING FLUCTUATIONS IN THE U.S. TRUCKING MARKET HEADING INTO 2020

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Nov 18, 2019

The time has come: to the chagrin of shippers, NVOCCS, and forwarders alike – although not so frowned upon by truckers – the glory days of excessively low spot truck rates are coming to an end. According to a recent article on JOC.com, the incredibly low rates experienced in mid-2019 are...

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How Automated LTL Freight Shipping Processes Creates Efficiencies HOW AUTOMATED LTL FREIGHT SHIPPING PROCESSES CREATES EFFICIENCIES

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Nov 18, 2019

Unless you still love fax-machines and booking LTL freight the old fashion way; there are some great fast-evolving ways to utilize automated LTL freight shipping processes and simplify the process. Historically, freight organizations and shipping customers had to fax or email shipping related docume...

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Getting Your Holiday ‘Stocking’ Right: Seasonality’s Impact on the Supply Chain GETTING YOUR HOLIDAY ‘STOCKING’ RIGHT: SEASONALITY’S IMPACT ON THE SUPPLY CHAIN

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Nov 18, 2019

It will surprise no one to learn that the time of year with the biggest impact on supply chains is the year-end holiday season. According to Statista, buying activity during that period surpasses all other seasonal events combined. The National Retail Federation (NRF) reports that retailers rely on ...

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The Rise of the Intelligent Digital Supply Chain THE RISE OF THE INTELLIGENT DIGITAL SUPPLY CHAIN

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Nov 15, 2019

Many consider Henry Ford’s automotive assembly line to be the birth of the modern supply chain, which goes something like this: Suppliers provide the raw materials to manufacturers that pass on the finished products to distributors, which then provide select amounts of that product to the reta...

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Step Inside a Staples Warehouse STEP INSIDE A STAPLES WAREHOUSE

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Nov 15, 2019

Our warehouse and delivery teams are vital to our success. Working together, they deliver worklife solutions, ensuring our customers’ orders arrive on time and with the utmost level of care. This is no easy feat and it requires precision, stamina and teamwork.

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5 Megatrends That Make Supply Chains Growth Engines 5 MEGATRENDS THAT MAKE SUPPLY CHAINS GROWTH ENGINES

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Nov 15, 2019

In the world of business finance, supply chains tend to get the short end of the stick. Many CFOs simply see logistics as a cost center each link in the chain an additional expense. But the world of global trade is changing, and with these changes comes the opportunity to shift focus from lowering s...

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Cross docking in logistics CROSS DOCKING IN LOGISTICS

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Nov 14, 2019

A distribution where we do not store the goods we receive; instead, we prepare them immediately for the next shipment. It is based on a process where products are consolidated, and orders are broken down.

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Cross docking in logistics CROSS DOCKING IN LOGISTICS

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Nov 14, 2019

Globalization has forced companies to expedite their warehousing and set up processes in order to maintain their competitive advantage and the loyalty of their customers with efficient response strategies like cross docking. Cross docking is a logistics model that optimizes the supply chain by elimi...

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3 WAYS TO IMPLEMENT ECO-FRIENDLY PRACTICES IN YOUR SHIPPING STRATEGY 3 WAYS TO IMPLEMENT ECO-FRIENDLY PRACTICES IN YOUR SHIPPING STRATEGY

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Nov 14, 2019

Regardless of how green your practices are within your store or warehouse, the reality is that your shipping processes are likely having a significantly negative impact on your business’s environmental footprint. That’s why, in this article, we’re taking a closer look at 3 ways you...

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Reduce interruptions Boost productivity. REDUCE INTERRUPTIONS BOOST PRODUCTIVITY.

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Nov 13, 2019

99% of workers are distracted. This is the reality for more than 5,000 office workers around the world that we surveyed this year. More than a third of them are always or very often distracted. Download our eBook to learn more about what's really distracting your teams and what you can do to hel...

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Perils of the open office PERILS OF THE OPEN OFFICE

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Nov 13, 2019

Open offices are often loud, chaotic, and full of distractions that keep your team from getting work done. That’s where we come in, with solutions that avert open office perils. Open offices are often loud, chaotic, and full of distractions that keep your team from getting work done. That&rsqu...

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How Is Logistics Technology Affecting Warehousing and Distribution? HOW IS LOGISTICS TECHNOLOGY AFFECTING WAREHOUSING AND DISTRIBUTION?

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Nov 12, 2019

Technology exists to make life easier. It also provides a potentially huge competitive advantage for companies that make the right investments. Logistics technologies are making a major impact on the productivity and competitiveness of warehousing and distribution companies. Here’s a look at h...

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Exploring the Growing Talent Gap in Supply Chain Management EXPLORING THE GROWING TALENT GAP IN SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

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Nov 12, 2019

If you work in supply chain and logistics, you’ve probably heard a thing or two about the growing talent gap. While the trucker shortage has been a hot topic of conversation during this last year, the industry is starting to realize that the talent gap extends far past just trucking. In fact, ...

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Moving Toward a More Ethical Supply Chain MOVING TOWARD A MORE ETHICAL SUPPLY CHAIN

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Nov 12, 2019

Why are ethical practices important in supply chain management? First, there are rules and codes of conduct which govern sourcing, but increasingly consumers and business customers are demanding that the products they buy be ethically sourced. This may mean that the suppliers have fair labor practic...

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9 Warehouse Optimization Tips 9 WAREHOUSE OPTIMIZATION TIPS

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Nov 12, 2019

Managing a warehouse is never easy, but it doesn't have to be quite so challenging. Check out our tips for establishing and sustaining a world-class warehouse. You'll enjoy the benefits of optimal workflows, manageable inventories, and transparent communication and that's just the start....

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How Small Businesses Can Implement Sustainable Supply Chain Practices HOW SMALL BUSINESSES CAN IMPLEMENT SUSTAINABLE SUPPLY CHAIN PRACTICES

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Nov 12, 2019

Organizations implementing sustainable supply chain practices face increased expenses associated with upfront investments. But new strategies are emerging to change that. 93% of supply chain organizations have implemented environmental initiatives. Still, more plan to do so in the next five years. U...

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Energy-Efficient Warehousing with DHL Supply Chain ENERGY-EFFICIENT WAREHOUSING WITH DHL SUPPLY CHAIN

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Nov 11, 2019

The DHL Asia Pacific Innovation Center and the DHL Supply Chain Advanced Regional Center partnered with Cleantech startup BeeBryte to work together on an innovative approach to energy efficiency that harnesses the power of IoT Sensors.

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REVIEW OF MARITIME TRANSPORT 2019 REVIEW OF MARITIME TRANSPORT 2019

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Nov 11, 2019

Global maritime trade expanded at a slower pace in 2018, while volumes reached 11 billion tons. Reflecting developments in the world economy and trade activity, international maritime trade lost momentum in 2018. Volumes expanded at 2.7 per cent in 2018, down from 4.1 per cent in 2017. The slowdown ...

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POLY HELPS EMPOWER CONTACT CENTER WORKERS POLY HELPS EMPOWER CONTACT CENTER WORKERS

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Nov 11, 2019

It’s a well-documented trend that the rise of digital channels such as webchat, apps, FAQs, etc., has led to a change in the way contact centers handle interactions. The routine, “easy” interactions are now handled by self-service channels. Deflecting these low-value interactions h...

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Five pillars to build a supply chain talent strategy FIVE PILLARS TO BUILD A SUPPLY CHAIN TALENT STRATEGY

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Nov 11, 2019

With digital transformation and innovation disrupting supply chain planning, we take a look at Gartner's five key pillars to build a talent strategy. In order to better support digital transformation within the supply chain industry, traditional approaches to recruiting talent must go through it...

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The Element That Can Make or Break Blockchain for the Supply Chain THE ELEMENT THAT CAN MAKE OR BREAK BLOCKCHAIN FOR THE SUPPLY CHAIN

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Nov 11, 2019

Everywhere you turn these days, there’s a blockchain pilot underway for the supply chain. But they’re all missing one crucial element: a single, coherent set of standards. Blockchain technology as we know it is already 11 years old, conceived as a transactional ledger in support of bitco...

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Why Logistics Companies Must Adopt Big Data and Cloud Technology WHY LOGISTICS COMPANIES MUST ADOPT BIG DATA AND CLOUD TECHNOLOGY

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Nov 11, 2019

According to a survey published by Dresner Advisory Services, over 50% of companies are using big-data analytics. A closer look reveals that the adoption rate varies significantly by industry, with financial services and telecommunications leading the way, followed by education and healthcare. But t...

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What WHAT'S THE REAL TRACTION ON BLOCKCHAIN IN THE SUPPLY CHAIN?

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Nov 10, 2019

Digital transformation of supply chain management continues through the increased adoption of digital platforms to track shipments. Blockchain, while a buzzword and an almost ethereal concept to some, is starting to make waves. According to Disruptor Daily, blockchain innovation in the supply chain ...

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Intelligent Supply Chains INTELLIGENT SUPPLY CHAINS

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Nov 07, 2019

Johnson & Johnson's Senior Director of Global Supply Chain Enterprise Planning and Innovation Neil Ackerman sits down with CXOTalk to discuss intelligent supply chains, creating accurate available-to-promise/capable-to-promise dates and how they have been able to achieve self-driving with Ae...

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Intel Used Its Supply Chain to Reshape Company Culture — and Make Millions INTEL USED ITS SUPPLY CHAIN TO RESHAPE COMPANY CULTURE — AND MAKE MILLIONS

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Nov 07, 2019

Since the dawn of “supply chain” in popular business jargon more than 15 years ago, Intel Corp. has focused on value-chain optimization as part of its core company strategy. Until recent years, this meant driving efficiency and cutting costs across thousands of suppliers and customers. T...

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PREPARING YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN FOR THE 2019 HOLIDAY SEASON PREPARING YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN FOR THE 2019 HOLIDAY SEASON

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Nov 06, 2019

It’s November, as we herald in the Holiday season retailers, fulfillment centers, and shippers around the country are preparing for the holiday season and have supply chain best practices on the brain. The National Retail Federation forecasted that holiday sales for 2019 are expected to increa...

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Choosing a Transportation Management System (TMS) CHOOSING A TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (TMS)

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Nov 05, 2019

You’ve been tasked by the senior management team to implement a TMS system. What’s the first thing you think of? Head on over to Google! Wait! This may not be the best approach. You already have a contract with a third-party logistics (3PL) provider, who is an expert in shipping, transpo...

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Optimize your hospital warehouse and logistics with smart automated solutions OPTIMIZE YOUR HOSPITAL WAREHOUSE AND LOGISTICS WITH SMART AUTOMATED SOLUTIONS

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Nov 04, 2019

Hospitals today face a real challenge regarding storage capacity and accessibility of goods. This concerns everything, from small pills, bandages, supplies, beds, and other large equipment.

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Unlock the true value of your Supply Chain: Business Success through Sustainable Supply Chain Management UNLOCK THE TRUE VALUE OF YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN: BUSINESS SUCCESS THROUGH SUSTAINABLE SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

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Nov 04, 2019

Is embedded sustainability a sunk cost? Is it a distraction from core business? The answer to both questions is “absolutely not” sustainable management is a necessary part of a sound management approach. Various leading companies around the world know that embedding sustainability into t...

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Overcoming Obstacles to Supply-Chain Collaboration OVERCOMING OBSTACLES TO SUPPLY-CHAIN COLLABORATION

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Nov 04, 2019

For years, the belief that the seamless, transparent, and real-time flow of communication can improve the results of supply-chain collaboration has been the holy grail of business: frequently aspired to, but seldom achieved. Yet the benefits are indeed possible, and in some cases have even been real...

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7 Online Programs For Supply Chain Management And Manufacturers 7 ONLINE PROGRAMS FOR SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT AND MANUFACTURERS

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Nov 04, 2019

The manufacturing and supply-chain industry has been going through a transformation, with concepts like IoT, additive manufacturing, and e-commerce quickly advancing the industry. With these new technologies come new skills that manufacturers and supply chain professionals need to learn. Fortunately...

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Is Blockchain a Perfect Fit for the Supply Chain? IS BLOCKCHAIN A PERFECT FIT FOR THE SUPPLY CHAIN?

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Nov 04, 2019

Is blockchain technology a natural fit for the supply chain? Or is it just “a solution looking for a problem”? That second possibility is raised, ironically, by a blockchain proponent: Ajay Chidrawar, vice president of global product management and customer success with CGS, a provider o...

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GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN RISK MANAGEMENT PART 1: DIFFERENCES IN ATTITUDES GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN RISK MANAGEMENT PART 1: DIFFERENCES IN ATTITUDES

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Nov 01, 2019

In the fall of 2009 MIT CTL conducted a global survey of supply chain risk experiences, attitudes, and risk management practices. Over 1400 supply chain professionals from 70 countries participated. The survey asked business and supply chain managers their opinions about the importance of risk preve...

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Diversifying Supply Chains Avoids Trade War Risks DIVERSIFYING SUPPLY CHAINS AVOIDS TRADE WAR RISKS

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Nov 01, 2019

On March 1, 2018 the Trump administration shocked the world by placing steep tariffs on steel and aluminum imports. The administration cited a 1962 law that allows the President to increase tariffs on products that are considered a “national security issue,” much to the displeasure of th...

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The Digital Supply Chain: Why Modifying Supply Chain Software May Cause More Headache Than Benefits THE DIGITAL SUPPLY CHAIN: WHY MODIFYING SUPPLY CHAIN SOFTWARE MAY CAUSE MORE HEADACHE THAN BENEFITS

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Nov 01, 2019

The modification of a WMS has become something of a standard concept when selecting and implementing supply chain system technologies, but it may lead to increased costs when implementing or upgrading your system. According to BusinessWire, 80 percent of supply chain executives expect the digital su...

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How a TMS Can Enable Visibility Within Global Supply Chains HOW A TMS CAN ENABLE VISIBILITY WITHIN GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAINS

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Nov 01, 2019

The digitization of today’s world calls for an ever-increasing number of changes to the way that business is handled on a daily basis. Today’s consumers have every type of information at their fingertips with just a Google search away. As this trend continues to grow, so does the consume...

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Infosys Supply Chain Distributed Application INFOSYS SUPPLY CHAIN DISTRIBUTED APPLICATION

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Oct 31, 2019

This video shows how Infosys supply chain distributed blockchain application provides end to end visibility and tracking for inbound logistics, outbound logistics and distribution across a typical supply chain. Various stakeholders in a supply chain would benefit from a single source of information ...

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5 Scary External Factors for Supply Chains 5 SCARY EXTERNAL FACTORS FOR SUPPLY CHAINS

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Oct 31, 2019

Meeting demand for fun-sized candies and trending costumes is only one grisly scenario supply chain professionals face. One thing Halloween can teach us is having the right inventory available at the start of the season is much better than empty shelves – yet no one wants too much leftover inv...

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AN OVERVIEW OF SUPPLY CHAIN CAREER PATHS AN OVERVIEW OF SUPPLY CHAIN CAREER PATHS

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Oct 31, 2019

The career paths in supply chain management are broad and diverse. Below is a high level overview of the paths that exist to help you understand what to consider: Consider what potential industry you are most interested in, as supply chain spans most. Supply chains also differ by industry, so pay cl...

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Supply Chain Planning 2025 SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNING 2025

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Oct 29, 2019

Our client switched to a Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) model: Here, the suppliers keep track of stock levels on behalf of their customers. They now replenish the containers at their own discretion while guaranteeing the availability of the construction material at all times. To this end, the c...

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Digital Transformation of your Supply Chain Network in the Age of AI DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION OF YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN NETWORK IN THE AGE OF AI

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Oct 29, 2019

There is a riddle I asked my kids when they were little. Although there are multiple variations of this riddle such as two paths, two doors, two houses, two guards, or two sisters, the idea is always the same. Finding the right path! At first, it looks like you have a 50% chance of survival or a cer...

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Where do Robots Fit in Tomorrow WHERE DO ROBOTS FIT IN TOMORROW'S SUPPLY CHAIN?

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Oct 28, 2019

Honeywell recently announced the opening of its new advanced technology center of excellence, Honeywell Robotics. Located in Pittsburgh, the new center is focused on innovating and developing artificial intelligence, machine learning, computer vision and advanced robotics for use across supply chain...

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The Importance of Freight Carrier Invoice Auditing THE IMPORTANCE OF FREIGHT CARRIER INVOICE AUDITING

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Oct 28, 2019

Freight carrier invoice auditing is a term that shippers understand and have applied in the past. Its definition is simple; identify problems in billing and reverse applicable charges. Unfortunately, the rate of billing errors in carrier invoices is significant, notes David Biederman of the Journal ...

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BEST PRACTICE TIPS TO SECURE TRUCKLOAD CAPACITY BEST PRACTICE TIPS TO SECURE TRUCKLOAD CAPACITY

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Oct 28, 2019

Peak Season kicks off in October and lasts through the holiday shopping season. Carriers know that this time of year offers a heavy and steady flow of freight loads to move. During peak months, there is a significant surge in the loads available. At Taylor Logistics, we do everything we can to make ...

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Supply-Chain Planning and Execution Work Better Together SUPPLY-CHAIN PLANNING AND EXECUTION WORK BETTER TOGETHER

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Oct 28, 2019

The pace of change within global supply chains continues to accelerate. It’s driven by ever-growing customer expectations, making weekly, monthly and yearly periodic planning processes insufficient. Business leaders are confronted with a new normal: the reality of ever faster-moving markets an...

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3 reasons why the freight forwarding industry will not experience a big disruption from technology 3 REASONS WHY THE FREIGHT FORWARDING INDUSTRY WILL NOT EXPERIENCE A BIG DISRUPTION FROM TECHNOLOGY

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Oct 28, 2019

When I first started doing LCL Consol Boxes, we were using Microsoft Word documents and conducted 100 calls with everyone involved for shipping just one container with ten shippers. Additionally, we had physical drawings of a shipping plan. Today, all of this information can be transmitted electroni...

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What Are White Glove Services in Transportation Management WHAT ARE WHITE GLOVE SERVICES IN TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT

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Oct 25, 2019

the term, white glove service, and transportation management sounds a bit odd in an industry dedicated to getting packages to consumers at the cheapest costs possible. While major carriers, like UPS, tend to drop the package off at a client’s doorstep, often without any notification or knock, ...

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DIGITAL MARKETING IN THE SHIPPING INDUSTRY DIGITAL MARKETING IN THE SHIPPING INDUSTRY

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Oct 25, 2019

As in all areas of life, technology has added marketing to its reservoir and has been able to carry marketing to the digital environment. The concept of innovation plays an important role in shaping a completely new idea and service and adapting it to changing market conditions through the revision ...

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Oracle Partners on the Future of SCM ORACLE PARTNERS ON THE FUTURE OF SCM

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Oct 25, 2019

Accelalpha brings deep industry expertise and niche skills to deliver results with speed and precision. With more than a decade of consulting and implementation experience across niche domains, we strive to improve efficiency of business processes and enable businesses to realize competitive advanta...

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Three Good Arguments for a Flexible Supply Chain THREE GOOD ARGUMENTS FOR A FLEXIBLE SUPPLY CHAIN

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Oct 25, 2019

Supply-chain management is a significant area of business that, when done well, can make all processes run much more smoothly. The problem with many companies’ efforts is that they stick too rigidly to a system of operation that they’ve been committed to for years. This isn’t to sa...

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Why Warehouse Automation Matters: 7 Hidden Cost Leaks of Outdated Manual Processes WHY WAREHOUSE AUTOMATION MATTERS: 7 HIDDEN COST LEAKS OF OUTDATED MANUAL PROCESSES

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Oct 24, 2019

The digital revolution has utterly transformed the supply chain management, unlocking new levels of control, visibility, efficiency and performance. In order to beat competitors and serve customers, more and more companies are adopting cutting-edge warehouse automation technologies to digitize their...

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Innovations in Inflatable Dunnage Bag Design Dramatically Reduce Damage Rates of Freight Shipments INNOVATIONS IN INFLATABLE DUNNAGE BAG DESIGN DRAMATICALLY REDUCE DAMAGE RATES OF FREIGHT SHIPMENTS

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Oct 24, 2019

North American supply chains for manufactured goods depend heavily on trucking. In fact, 72% of all shipments in the United States travel on truck trailers. And according to statistics from the U.S. Bureau of Transportation, trucking was the #1 mode of transport for shipments of freight between the ...

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7 Warehouse Updates to Optimize Your Operation 7 WAREHOUSE UPDATES TO OPTIMIZE YOUR OPERATION

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Oct 24, 2019

Maximizing efficiency is one of the best ways to reach your production and financial goals in the warehouse industry. Companies of all shapes and sizes are looking for the next tip or trick that will save them valuable time and money, while still helping them perform to the highest level. If you&rsq...

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New Tech May Be Eroding Trust in the Freight Industry NEW TECH MAY BE ERODING TRUST IN THE FREIGHT INDUSTRY

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Oct 24, 2019

Whatever you call it, things aren’t looking good in the freight industry, where companies shutting down is now a daily event rather than something that only happens a few times a year. In fact, while the rest of the country is just now ringing alarm bells, truckers, shippers, and carriers have...

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BUILDING MORE PRODUCTIVITY INTO OUR HEADSETS WITH AMAZON ALEXA AND TILE BUILDING MORE PRODUCTIVITY INTO OUR HEADSETS WITH AMAZON ALEXA AND TILE

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Oct 23, 2019

If you’re like me, one of the first things you do when you leave the house in the morning is put on your headset. I may be joining a meeting, calling a friend, getting coffee – sometimes all three – before I even set foot in the office. When I get to work, I’m collaborating w...

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Discover Honeywell Connected Logistics Journey DISCOVER HONEYWELL CONNECTED LOGISTICS JOURNEY

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Oct 23, 2019

Take a tour through Honeywell’s future proof solutions for transportation and logistics, from point A to point Z and all points in between. Honeywell offers end to end supply chain capability, for increased process efficiency, data accuracy and asset management.

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SAP Logistics Business Network SAP LOGISTICS BUSINESS NETWORK

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Oct 23, 2019

SAP is launching SAP Logistics Business Network, material traceability option – a blockchain application that allows food companies to trace multi-ingredient products across company boundaries and from farm to consumer.

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WHY YOU NEED TO INVEST IN AN INVENTORY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM FOR WAREHOUSE MANAGEMENT WHY YOU NEED TO INVEST IN AN INVENTORY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM FOR WAREHOUSE MANAGEMENT

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Oct 23, 2019

Many large companies today rely solely on the efficiency of an inventory management system for daily operations, supply chain management, and stock control. The application of inventory management solutions is vast and is suited to commercial and corporate businesses that provide products and servic...

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POLY STUDIO IS NOW CERTIFIED FOR MICROSOFT TEAMS POLY STUDIO IS NOW CERTIFIED FOR MICROSOFT TEAMS

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Oct 22, 2019

It seems like every photo shown of a business in action these days features a bunch of people in a huddle room, looking productive – just like our own Poly beauty shot below. But the technology that is IN the room really matters most to the people who are joining remotely – the people NO...

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FOUR WAYS TO IMPROVE WAREHOUSE RACK SAFETY FOUR WAYS TO IMPROVE WAREHOUSE RACK SAFETY

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Oct 22, 2019

Much like people, warehouse racks are not invincible. Factors such as overloading, poor design and installation errors can all lead to rack failure. However, impacts from mobile equipment are one of the leading causes of damage and racking collapses. If large machinery bumps your racking, there&rsqu...

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8 Supply Chain Strategies to Improve Your Ecommerce Business 8 SUPPLY CHAIN STRATEGIES TO IMPROVE YOUR ECOMMERCE BUSINESS

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Oct 22, 2019

Many ecommerce fulfillment centers spend much of their time implementing reactive tactics without ever thinking through the strategy of what they’re trying to achieve. The terms “tactics” and “strategy” are often confused and incorrectly used interchangeably. Strategy d...

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Shaping the Future of Supply Chain with Software SHAPING THE FUTURE OF SUPPLY CHAIN WITH SOFTWARE

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Oct 21, 2019

Listen as Honeywell CTO Suresh Venkatarayalu talks about the transformation of Honeywell’s Safety and Productivity Solutions business driven by advances in our software offering, and the critical role that software will play in our evolution.

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Supply chain transformation challenges SUPPLY CHAIN TRANSFORMATION CHALLENGES

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Oct 21, 2019

Supply chains are being pushed to meet growing customer demands, but there are big challenges to overcome. Supply chain experts from Zalando, Novartis, and Genpact share advice on how to tackle them.

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Trends Driving Strategic Freight Management and How to Be Prepared TRENDS DRIVING STRATEGIC FREIGHT MANAGEMENT AND HOW TO BE PREPARED

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Oct 21, 2019

Shippers have grown accustomed to the changing demands of the industry. Today’s consumers expect faster, free shipping, and they are unwilling to listen to any reason why a shipment was delayed. Combined with the uncertainty in the market and tight capacity, as reported by John Schulz of Logis...

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Green Logistics – How To Make Your Transports (Environmentally) Efficient GREEN LOGISTICS – HOW TO MAKE YOUR TRANSPORTS (ENVIRONMENTALLY) EFFICIENT

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Oct 21, 2019

It is a well-known fact that environmental protection starts on an individual level. Nevertheless, we often find it difficult to actually implement simple routines that benefit our environment in everyday life. Whether it’s sloppy waste disposal, printed notes or a drive to a nearby supermarke...

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MALCOM MCLEAN: A TALE OF THE SHIPPING CONTAINER MALCOM MCLEAN: A TALE OF THE SHIPPING CONTAINER

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Oct 18, 2019

Amphoras were used for the transportation of wine and other food stuff between 1500 BC and 500 BC by both the ancient Greeks and the Roman Empire in the Mediterranean region. In the modern world, amphoras were replaced with steel boxes, which we call containers. The reason why containers take a vita...

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4 reasons to thank your supply chain professional 4 REASONS TO THANK YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN PROFESSIONAL

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Oct 18, 2019

Take a moment to celebrate the many hardworking professionals strengthening our healthcare supply chain. Here are a few reasons to thank them: They wear many hats: Supply chain professionals take on numerous roles. They deliver lifesaving products, drive operational excellence, implement innovative ...

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Building a sustainable supply chain in uncertain times BUILDING A SUSTAINABLE SUPPLY CHAIN IN UNCERTAIN TIMES

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Oct 18, 2019

We are living in uncertain times and for many large enterprises, building efficient, sustainable supply chains that deliver value quickly to customers and shareholders is becoming increasingly challenging. Customers are getting more demanding. Often today, they expect next-day or even same-day deliv...

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Mitigating Warehouse Management Challenges with a 3PL MITIGATING WAREHOUSE MANAGEMENT CHALLENGES WITH A 3PL

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Oct 16, 2019

Keeping up with any technology is challenging and this is especially true for the warehouse management systems that keep your single warehouse or network of fulfillment centers running efficiently to service your brand. Proactively understanding the challenges that can accompany this process can sav...

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The State of the Tactical Freight Market and What You Need to Know About It THE STATE OF THE TACTICAL FREIGHT MARKET AND WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT IT

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Oct 16, 2019

The current freight market continues to ramp up in anticipation of the most active returns season of the year. The strong demand for more freight continues to grow, and consumers have divine expectations for the performance of supply chains. There was a time when tactical freight management referred...

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Toward greener supply chains: A critical assessment of a multimodal, multinational freight supply chain of a Fortune 50 retailer TOWARD GREENER SUPPLY CHAINS: A CRITICAL ASSESSMENT OF A MULTIMODAL, MULTINATIONAL FREIGHT SUPPLY CHAIN OF A FORTUNE 50 RETAILER

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Oct 16, 2019

Global trade has increased significantly in recent decades, and some forecasters expect goods movement activity to triple or quadruple within the next few decades. All modes of freight transportation rely almost entirely on fossil fuels, and carbon emissions from marine transport have grown even fas...

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5 Elements of a Successful Supply Chain Provenance Strategy 5 ELEMENTS OF A SUCCESSFUL SUPPLY CHAIN PROVENANCE STRATEGY

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Oct 16, 2019

Advances in digital commerce and international logistics have transformed our supply chains. But while today’s global marketplaces have created many exciting opportunities, they have also allowed counterfeit products to reach epidemic proportions around the world. Today, we’re starting t...

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The Real ID Transition: Everything You Need to Know THE REAL ID TRANSITION: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Oct 15, 2019

By October 2020, all domestic travelers planning to use a driver’s license for ID will need to update to the new, most secure option. Getting the new ‘Real ID’ requires some extra steps and further documents, so it’s probably a smart idea to start getting your ducks in a row ...

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Increasing connectivity, collaboration, and visibility across supply chains INCREASING CONNECTIVITY, COLLABORATION, AND VISIBILITY ACROSS SUPPLY CHAINS

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Oct 15, 2019

Lightwell's Chris Halvorson explores the supply chain challenges many companies are facing today and how they are leveraging technology to overcome them.  He shares how we are helping them increase customer satisfaction, accelerate digital transformation, improve collaboration with partners...

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THE FUTURE OF WAREHOUSING THE FUTURE OF WAREHOUSING

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Oct 15, 2019

By 2020, robots will be operating independently in warehouses. by 2030, warehouses will be part of an initiative to achieve zero net energy. Net-zero building is one that gammas much energy as it uses within a year, to become net-zero, a project will have to generate 100% of its energy on-site throu...

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Supply Chain Transformation – The Need for Speed SUPPLY CHAIN TRANSFORMATION – THE NEED FOR SPEED

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Oct 15, 2019

The amount of change in supply chain management practices since I first became a practitioner more than 25 years ago is eye watering. Today supply chain practitioners operate in a world of ever increasing complexity, data is doubling every 18 months and there’s a wealth of knowledge in social ...

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Putting an End to Supply-Chain Payment Kinks With Automation PUTTING AN END TO SUPPLY-CHAIN PAYMENT KINKS WITH AUTOMATION

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Oct 15, 2019

A world without supply chains would look nothing like the one we know today. But a world without streamlined payments throughout that supply chain is just the world we live in. There’s an all-too-common disconnect between highly automated, efficient supplier streams and the very manual, paper-...

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SUSTAINABLE FUELS FOR LOGISTICS SUSTAINABLE FUELS FOR LOGISTICS

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Oct 14, 2019

Even in this digitally connected age, logistics still relies on a physical network to get transports from A to B. That network forms the backbone of global trade that drives prosperity around the world. As the leading company in our industry, we at Deutsche Post DHL Group are proud of the work we do...

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Building a corporate travel policy. BUILDING A CORPORATE TRAVEL POLICY.

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Oct 14, 2019

A corporate travel policy is a tool designed to help both employees and company executives make effective decisions. It explains what you expect from traveling employees and what they can expect in return. Some types of corporate policies are simple. For example, your company allows X number of sick...

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Coal blending and logistics optimization COAL BLENDING AND LOGISTICS OPTIMIZATION

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Oct 14, 2019

Ben Campell, Coal Chain Operations Manager at Glencore  explains why the Supply Chain Planning and Optimization (SCP&O) solution from DELMIA Quintiq was selected in order to improve the planning of Glencore coal blending operations and mine-to-port logistics.

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5 Keys to Running a Synchronized Supply Chain 5 KEYS TO RUNNING A SYNCHRONIZED SUPPLY CHAIN

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Oct 14, 2019

Consumers expect nothing less than perfect order fulfillment: the right products delivered to the right place, right now, in perfect condition, at the lowest price. Failing to meet perfect order fulfillment can lead to catastrophic costs for your business.

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WILL TECHNOLOGY TAKE OVER THE SHIPPING INDUSTRY AND REPLACE THE HUMAN ELEMENT IN THE NEAR FUTURE? WILL TECHNOLOGY TAKE OVER THE SHIPPING INDUSTRY AND REPLACE THE HUMAN ELEMENT IN THE NEAR FUTURE?

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Oct 14, 2019

Technology helps to improve efficiency, service quality, and streamline process. Technology is a very essential element for all supply chains. Many shippers rely on company resource planning, storage and warehousing management, fleet management and transportation management software to keep up with ...

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What Is Tactical Freight Management and it’s Role in Logistics Planning? WHAT IS TACTICAL FREIGHT MANAGEMENT AND IT’S ROLE IN LOGISTICS PLANNING?

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Oct 14, 2019

With advancing demands of consumers and the steady growth of e-commerce, shippers and carriers are working to build better relationships and optimize operations. Unfortunately, the modern supply chain remains brittle, subject to the slightest of changes that could spell its doom. While that paints a...

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Measuring the True ROI of Marketing Events MEASURING THE TRUE ROI OF MARKETING EVENTS

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Oct 13, 2019

When measuring the ROI of a marketing event, most companies look only at the exhibition cost. But in order to get a true understanding of the investment and the value it’s provided, you also need to look at the travel and expense spending for everyone attending from your company. Unfortunately...

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How to Manage Travel Costs with an Affordable Business Travel Agency HOW TO MANAGE TRAVEL COSTS WITH AN AFFORDABLE BUSINESS TRAVEL AGENCY

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Oct 13, 2019

Well, your company might be more inclined to tackle corporate travel management if you knew how much time and money growing companies are already saving using more efficient travel management solutions. The upfront cost of outsourcing business travel management can actually end up helping you save h...

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Off the Supply Chain: Sustainability OFF THE SUPPLY CHAIN: SUSTAINABILITY

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Oct 11, 2019

Global supply chains are becoming more complex as consumer demand increases. The greater need for products, ingredients and raw materials directly translates into increased environmental impacts.

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Supply Chain Automation Is the Cornerstone of Supply Chain Success SUPPLY CHAIN AUTOMATION IS THE CORNERSTONE OF SUPPLY CHAIN SUCCESS

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Oct 11, 2019

Supply chain management evolves, and supply chain leaders have a grand opportunity to leverage supply chain automation and drive success. However, many leaders approach automation with a poor understanding of its capabilities, not to mention potential risks during implementation. To put the real pow...

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Traditional Warehousing Is Slowing Supply-Chain Evolution TRADITIONAL WAREHOUSING IS SLOWING SUPPLY-CHAIN EVOLUTION

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Oct 11, 2019

The days of static supply chains, both globally and locally, are long gone. Enterprises now must deal with an immense level of complexity and volatility, with continual change being the new normal. Organizations today have to grapple with faster product release cycles; shorter product lifecycles; om...

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Robotics Drives Supply Chain Profits ROBOTICS DRIVES SUPPLY CHAIN PROFITS

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Oct 10, 2019

Supply chain companies are beginning to use robotics to boost warehouse efficiency and drive profits thanks to new automated technologies. High-res cameras, pressure sensors, navigation lasers, and acoustic warning indicators allow automated devices to navigate warehouses efficiently and autonomousl...

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UNPARALLELED WMS CAPABILITIES THAT IMPROVE MODERN WAREHOUSE OPERATIONS UNPARALLELED WMS CAPABILITIES THAT IMPROVE MODERN WAREHOUSE OPERATIONS

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Oct 10, 2019

For more than 20 years, Taylor Logistics successfully managed its food-grade warehouse operations using an AS/400 based management system. Although reliable and sturdy, it wasn’t well suited for the fast-paced changes that were affecting the logistics industry. More specifically, it wasn&rsquo...

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LTL Freight Shipments Are on the Rise…And Here’s Why LTL FREIGHT SHIPMENTS ARE ON THE RISE…AND HERE’S WHY

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Oct 10, 2019

Regardless of the current political climate, e-commerce expansion continues, and the global supply chain has grown more interdependent than ever. Shippers need to understand why LTL freight shipments spikes will affect their operations and how the right partner can mean the difference between succes...

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Artificial Intelligence and the Supply Chain Disruptor ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND THE SUPPLY CHAIN DISRUPTOR

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Oct 09, 2019

Can you see the minute changes that influence your supply chain every day?  Even the most successful companies that spend time caring for their supply chain may miss the subtle clues of change that can snowball into something big if not reviewing and optimizing your network on a weekly or daily...

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IBM Sterling Supply Chain Suite for IT & Developers IBM STERLING SUPPLY CHAIN SUITE FOR IT & DEVELOPERS

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Oct 08, 2019

The IBM Sterling Supply Chain Suite is an open, integrated platform with embedded AI and blockchain that easily connects to your supplier and customer ecosystem. It helps you address persistent supply challenges by providing end-to-end visibility, real-time insights and recommended actions to turn d...

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Lola.com - Profanity Free Travel Management LOLA.COM - PROFANITY FREE TRAVEL MANAGEMENT

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Oct 08, 2019

Lola.com helps you stop wasting time and start saving money when managing corporate travel. Keep travelers happy with guidelines that both managers and employees love, and get full visibility into your team's travel spend, so you always know where your money is going.

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Introducing the IBM Sterling Supply Chain Suite INTRODUCING THE IBM STERLING SUPPLY CHAIN SUITE

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Oct 08, 2019

The IBM Sterling Supply Chain Suite is an open, integrated platform with embedded AI and blockchain that easily connects to your supplier and customer ecosystem. It helps you address persistent supply challenges by providing end-to-end visibility, real-time insights and recommended actions to turn d...

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Five Steps to Successful Supply Chain Planning FIVE STEPS TO SUCCESSFUL SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNING

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Oct 08, 2019

In the age of expanding global supply chains and developing supply networks, effective, data-driven supply chain planning is more critical than ever. Sometimes detailed supply chain planning may not seem like a compelling time investment because forecasts can be inaccurate and plans can go awry. But...

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THIRD-PARTY LOGISTICS COMPANIES VS. FREIGHT FORWARDERS: THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THEM THIRD-PARTY LOGISTICS COMPANIES VS. FREIGHT FORWARDERS: THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THEM

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Oct 07, 2019

Basically, third-party logistics (3PL) companies are outsourced service providers that cover all or a part of a company’s logistics activities in logistics and supply chain management. These service providers typically specialize in multi operations such as warehousing and transportation servi...

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Brave New World: How Blockchain Is Transforming the Healthcare Supply Chain BRAVE NEW WORLD: HOW BLOCKCHAIN IS TRANSFORMING THE HEALTHCARE SUPPLY CHAIN

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Oct 07, 2019

Today’s transformational technologies are improving how healthcare and life sciences organizations provide the most affordable care and best wellness services to the people and communities they serve. One of these transformational technologies, blockchain, will be on full display during the 17...

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Building Resilient Supply Chains Across a Volatile Business Landscape BUILDING RESILIENT SUPPLY CHAINS ACROSS A VOLATILE BUSINESS LANDSCAPE

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Oct 07, 2019

The 2019 edition of DHL’s Resilience360 report projected that this year, businesses should prepare for at least four major hurricanes across the Americas and 10 typhoons in East Asia. In addition to Hurricane Dorian’s very recent assault on the Bahamas and the U.S. East Coast, one needs ...

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Impacting the supply chain talent pipeline by expanding academic outreach IMPACTING THE SUPPLY CHAIN TALENT PIPELINE BY EXPANDING ACADEMIC OUTREACH

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Oct 03, 2019

Talent is top of mind for most executives as fuel for the future but it is approaching a crisis in the supply chain world. For the past four years, hiring qualified supply chain workers has been cited as the biggest company challenge in the annual survey conducted by MHI and Deloitte Consulting. As ...

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The Drones are Here: 4 Game-Changing Uses for UAVs THE DRONES ARE HERE: 4 GAME-CHANGING USES FOR UAVS

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Oct 03, 2019

The near future has potential for vastly different global supply chains, and UAVs are already changing the game for many lives and organizations. We are LLamasoft and we help the world’s top organizations like the World Economic Forum, General Motors, JD Logistics, and Zipline handle complex s...

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HOW TO EXPAND AND STREAMLINE YOUR SHIPPING CAPABILITY TO FULFILL GREATER E-COMMERCE DEMAND HOW TO EXPAND AND STREAMLINE YOUR SHIPPING CAPABILITY TO FULFILL GREATER E-COMMERCE DEMAND

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Oct 01, 2019

With the growth and expansion of small e-commerce businesses comes a necessary reconsideration of shipping logistics and capability to fulfill a surge in order quantities – but this can often be easier said than done. That’s why today, our friends over at Action Storage are offering up s...

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INTERNET OF THINGS IN LOGISTICS INTERNET OF THINGS IN LOGISTICS

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Oct 01, 2019

2020 is in just a few short months. It’s the year that Gartner predicted that more than 50% of major business processes will incorporate some form of the Internet of Things (IoT). Logistics companies are upon some of these major businesses. Though often disregarded, the application of IoT in s...

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Warehousing and Fulfillment Services Powered by R+L Global Logistics WAREHOUSING AND FULFILLMENT SERVICES POWERED BY R+L GLOBAL LOGISTICS

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Oct 01, 2019

Located nationwide near port cities, airports and major distribution corridors, R+L Carriers' warehousing services are powered by R+L Global Logistics. Our services include warehousing and distribution, kitting and assembly, trans-load, and cross-dock, order fulfillment and management, EDI and s...

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How Blockchain Will Help Create the Supply Chain of the Future HOW BLOCKCHAIN WILL HELP CREATE THE SUPPLY CHAIN OF THE FUTURE

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Oct 01, 2019

One of the challenges we've had in supply chain management for decades is getting everybody together up and down a particular supply chain. If you take a very simple system, a relatively confined ecosystem, you would think it would be pretty straightforward for everybody to know who all the play...

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Digital Transformation in Supply Chain Planning: On Pace or at Risk? DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION IN SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNING: ON PACE OR AT RISK?

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Sep 30, 2019

How are supply chain planning leaders formulating their digital strategies for 2020? 200 supply chain leaders responded. 89% Cited volatile demand and unpredictable customers as a supply chain planning challenge.

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Inclusive Deployment of Blockchain for Supply Chains INCLUSIVE DEPLOYMENT OF BLOCKCHAIN FOR SUPPLY CHAINS

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Sep 30, 2019

The deployment of blockchain and other distributed ledger technologies in supply chains offers considerable advantages. Nevertheless, their deployment and implementation can raise concerns about how best to both meet data protection laws and protect commercially sensitive data.1 Supply chain actors ...

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Off the Supply Chain: Automation Nation OFF THE SUPPLY CHAIN: AUTOMATION NATION

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Sep 30, 2019

On this week’s episode, we are talking about the way work as we know it is shifting rapidly. Automation, artificial intelligence, and emerging technologies are changing the way we work and the work we do. Technology promises to boost economic growth, create new ways to make money, and unleash ...

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Is difficulty finding the right supply chain talent holding your business back? IS DIFFICULTY FINDING THE RIGHT SUPPLY CHAIN TALENT HOLDING YOUR BUSINESS BACK?

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Sep 30, 2019

The evolution of the modern supply chain requires firms to build teams with the right mix of talent to navigate through the changing global landscape. What is your business doing to attract and retain the best talent? In PwC's 2014 CEO Survey, 93% of participants said they recognise the need to ...

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How Does Supply Chain Finance Work HOW DOES SUPPLY CHAIN FINANCE WORK

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Sep 30, 2019

The Asia growth story continues to unfold, with the region on track to top 50% of global GDP by 2040. Forward-thinking companies, and their treasury teams, are positioning themselves now for Asia’s next chapter. In the second part of our treasury insights video series, we discover how the supp...

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Revolutionizing Today’s Supply Chain with Tomorrow’s Intelligent Automation REVOLUTIONIZING TODAY’S SUPPLY CHAIN WITH TOMORROW’S INTELLIGENT AUTOMATION

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Sep 29, 2019

Supply chains have undergone a massive transformation in the last few years with a steady injection of new-age technologies. Creating a completely digitized supply chain is no longer a dream and organizations are taking small steps by implementing structured workflow automation to streamline day-to-...

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Why Your 3PL Should Come With An Enterprise Quality Management System WHY YOUR 3PL SHOULD COME WITH AN ENTERPRISE QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

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Sep 27, 2019

Quality has long been a requirement of consumers. Everyone wants to buy goods and services that meet or exceed company promises. The manufacturing and clinical industries have traditionally operated with structured processes in place to enhance the quality of their products. Likewise, service provid...

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Four Reasons Why Supply-Chain Managers Need Location Technology FOUR REASONS WHY SUPPLY-CHAIN MANAGERS NEED LOCATION TECHNOLOGY

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Sep 26, 2019

Detailed location technology can have a significant impact on the efficiency and effectiveness of supply chains. Here are four ways in which the technology can prove critical to business operations. Streamlined delivery. Logistics and supply-chain professionals need to move goods from distribution h...

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How to Drive Growth with SCM Solutions HOW TO DRIVE GROWTH WITH SCM SOLUTIONS

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Sep 26, 2019

Recently, we had the opportunity to sit down with Kevin Barry, founder and COO of Second Nature, a home wellness company that offers an air filter subscription service to help homeowners stay on top of their ongoing maintenance needs. Second Nature plans to expand their offering with refrigerator wa...

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4 ways your brand can take back complete control of its supply chain 4 WAYS YOUR BRAND CAN TAKE BACK COMPLETE CONTROL OF ITS SUPPLY CHAIN

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Sep 26, 2019

The days of producing a product in one place are pretty much gone. If your product is even slightly complex, you’re probably sourcing supplies from a few different suppliers. And they may be sourcing from other suppliers still. These tiers of suppliers (tier one and tier two) are where most of...

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CYBERSECURITY CONCERNS WITHIN THE LOGISTICS INDUSTRY CYBERSECURITY CONCERNS WITHIN THE LOGISTICS INDUSTRY

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Sep 25, 2019

In June 2017, a ransomware attack on shipping company A.P. Moller-Maersk created a global cascade effect, causing the Ports of New York, New Jersey, Los Angeles, Mumbai and nearly 80 other ports and terminals worldwide to experience either a complete shutdown or significant delays. Two years later, ...

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How robotics enhance the performance of your logistics? HOW ROBOTICS ENHANCE THE PERFORMANCE OF YOUR LOGISTICS?

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Sep 25, 2019

With the number of robotics in warehouses expected to increase to four million by 2025 it raises questions concerning what they are and what they can do.

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The Road to Warehouse Modernisation THE ROAD TO WAREHOUSE MODERNISATION

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Sep 25, 2019

As the volume and velocity of e-commerce continues to increase, warehouse operations are revamping their fulfillment strategies. See how you stack up against your peers.

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How a New Lease-Accounting Standard Will Impact Transportation and Logistics HOW A NEW LEASE-ACCOUNTING STANDARD WILL IMPACT TRANSPORTATION AND LOGISTICS

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Sep 25, 2019

The Financial Accounting Standards Board’s new lease-accounting standard, ASC 842, went into effect for public transportation and logistics companies last year. FASB recently proposed extending the deadline for private companies for one year to annual periods beginning after December 15, 2020,...

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The data-driven supply chain THE DATA-DRIVEN SUPPLY CHAIN

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Sep 25, 2019

Technological advances are transforming the world of supply chain management, making data easier to collect, interpret and share. As a result, we are about to see the emergence of supply chains where data from every web search, transaction and movement of stock, trucks, team members and customers wi...

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In supply chain we must trust IN SUPPLY CHAIN WE MUST TRUST

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Sep 25, 2019

In an interconnected world, a business is only as strong as the weakest link in its supply chain. Or, put another way, it’s only as strong as the weakest link in its supply network. The key ingredient in those partnerships is trust, which is a “must have” factor for intra and inter...

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How Smart Use of Service Supply Chain Can Recession-Proof your Business HOW SMART USE OF SERVICE SUPPLY CHAIN CAN RECESSION-PROOF YOUR BUSINESS

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Sep 25, 2019

There's a global economic downturn coming. There’s always a downturn coming, of course. The questions are how soon it will come and how severe it will be. But the more important question may be: How do you make sure you retain profitability while protecting your brand reputation and mainta...

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Predictability Is the Key to Supply Chain Sustainability PREDICTABILITY IS THE KEY TO SUPPLY CHAIN SUSTAINABILITY

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Sep 25, 2019

Supply chain predictability remains a holy grail of sorts to manufacturing operations it is something many organizations aspire to but few actually achieve. Companies that aim to make this dream a reality understand the stakes: As rising consumer expectations and omnichannel distribution networks co...

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Automate and streamline your supply chain with Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management AUTOMATE AND STREAMLINE YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN WITH DYNAMICS 365 SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

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Sep 23, 2019

Modernize your supply chain with advanced warehouse and inventory management to improve fulfillment, material sourcing, and logistics. Discover how Microsoft Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management can modernize business logistics, deliver proactive customer responses, and unify processes from sales to...

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Final Mile Technology: What Tools Do Freight Shippers Need? FINAL MILE TECHNOLOGY: WHAT TOOLS DO FREIGHT SHIPPERS NEED?

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Sep 23, 2019

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. As explained by Supply Chain 24/7, technological development has changed the way supply chains operat...

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7 Quick Tips for Establishing a Logistics Sourcing Strategy 7 QUICK TIPS FOR ESTABLISHING A LOGISTICS SOURCING STRATEGY

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Sep 20, 2019

Integrating systems and infrastructure to support the movement of materials from one place to another can be complicated. Companies continuously need to innovate in the logistics space while continuing to deliver value to their customers and the business. Outsourcing to a skilled logistics partner c...

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Key Characteristics of a Good Supply Chain Planning Process KEY CHARACTERISTICS OF A GOOD SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNING PROCESS

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Sep 20, 2019

Planning processes drive many key activities in supply chain, whether we’re talking about demand forecasting, production scheduling, etc. But is your process effective? Based on my experience, here are five key characteristics of a good planning process: It is consistent and repeatable. Supply...

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Global Supply Chains at Risk of Recession? GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAINS AT RISK OF RECESSION?

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Sep 20, 2019

August saw another intensification of the trade conflict between the United States and China. Then, in mid-September, the attack on Saudi Arabian oil production facilities resulted in an oil price spike. Both are bad news for the global supply chain managers coming at a time when the world’s e...

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FOUR SEASONS OF FREIGHT FOUR SEASONS OF FREIGHT

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Sep 19, 2019

It’s no secret that the transportation industry is heavily dependent on supply and demand. Every year holds uncertainty from consumer trends to the ups and downs of the market; however, there is always a forecasted plan for the seasons of freight. Like fall, winter, sporing, and summer, the tr...

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A LOOK AT THE SUPPLY CHAIN A LOOK AT THE SUPPLY CHAIN

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Sep 18, 2019

Supply chains involve the movement of products, information, and money. Products flow from supply nodes to demand nodes, while money usually follows the reverse direction. Supply nodes: They generally include raw material providers, suppliers, manufacturers, and distributors.

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Is there a real shortage of talent for supply chains? IS THERE A REAL SHORTAGE OF TALENT FOR SUPPLY CHAINS?

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Sep 18, 2019

Recently, there have been articles concerning the available talent for supply chains both the desired skills and decreasing availability of people with the skill set for particular roles. But this is not new; the situation has existed for some years and is likely to continue, because little has...

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7 Supply Chain Risk Management Strategies 7 SUPPLY CHAIN RISK MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES

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Sep 18, 2019

The supply chain is the gas that makes the retail motor run. Without it, you have no product to sell, no inventory to stock, and no revenue to earn. In the world of retail there are always incidences that disrupt the supply chain, throwing all operations out of whack and leaving retailers to scrambl...

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5 Tips for Efficient Supply Chain Management 5 TIPS FOR EFFICIENT SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

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Sep 17, 2019

Supply Chain Management involves the flow of goods and services in an efficient manner. It encompasses all the steps involved in procuring raw materials through to the finished goods, in a way that is streamlined and provides value to the customer. As any successful business owner will tell you, SCM...

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Procurement PROCUREMENT'S ROLE IN AVOIDING SUPPLY CHAIN DISRUPTIONS

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Sep 17, 2019

Electronic-component buyers are in a great position to help manufacturers avoid or at least prepare for potential supply chain disruptions. Numerous factors can influence supply chain disruptions, and the number of potential threats grows every year.

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Building smart supply chains BUILDING SMART SUPPLY CHAINS

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Sep 17, 2019

Supply chains have to become smarter to deal with tough demand and supply pressures that only look set to grow. Experts from Zalando, Novartis, and Genpact share how they are building smart supply chains with people, data, and AI.

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5 Reasons Why 5G Adds Value to Your Supply Chain 5 REASONS WHY 5G ADDS VALUE TO YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN

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Sep 17, 2019

We talk about the technologies adding value to your supply chain operations. The software, hardware, and integrations that help businesses overcome today’s challenges and provide a foundation for the supply chain of the future. But, we need to place equal emphasis on what connects the endpoint...

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Orbian: Express SCF is the Democratic Future of Supply Chain Finance ORBIAN: EXPRESS SCF IS THE DEMOCRATIC FUTURE OF SUPPLY CHAIN FINANCE

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Sep 17, 2019

Express SCF levels the playing field, enabling buyers to offer supply chain finance to all suppliers, says Orbian Chairman Thomas Dunn. Supply chain finance is an indispensable link in the global supply chain that has evolved into an over $100 billion market in 2019.

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How Supply-Chain Finance Can Help Companies Protect Working Capital HOW SUPPLY-CHAIN FINANCE CAN HELP COMPANIES PROTECT WORKING CAPITAL

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Sep 16, 2019

U.S. manufacturers are lagging their European counterparts in the adoption of creative approaches to supply-chain finance. But three companies are demonstrating the varied ways in which that tool can be effectively deployed. The German engineering and technology giant Siemens ventured into the finan...

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Using digital tools to bring transparency to global supply chain activities USING DIGITAL TOOLS TO BRING TRANSPARENCY TO GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN ACTIVITIES

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Sep 16, 2019

As economic activity linked to supply chains constitutes a growing percentage of global trade, more companies are seeking to extend the value of their own environmental, health and safety (EHS) and sustainability programs through the integration of supply chain activities. At the same time, however,...

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5 Challenges in Final Mile Logistics 5 CHALLENGES IN FINAL MILE LOGISTICS

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Sep 16, 2019

Whether you’re a newbie or veteran as a logistics provider, it’s critical to recognize the many challenges the final mile delivery runs into and how to mitigate them. As the shift from brick and mortar to online retail continues, the difficulties of managing final mile delivery grow...

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Why Omnichannel Supply Chain Success Depends on Inventory Optimization WHY OMNICHANNEL SUPPLY CHAIN SUCCESS DEPENDS ON INVENTORY OPTIMIZATION

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Sep 13, 2019

All businesses want to achieve success, but omnichannel supply chain success requires a comprehensive level of oversight and control in your operation. Omnichannel orders may come from anywhere, so significant risks exist. However, inventory optimization can solve these challenges. Apart from organi...

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The Impact of Innovation in the Logistics and Supply Chain Sector THE IMPACT OF INNOVATION IN THE LOGISTICS AND SUPPLY CHAIN SECTOR

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Sep 13, 2019

Traditional logistics operating models are under threat. Logistics and supply chain companies face at least a decade of technological disruption. In this video, John Manners-Bell provides an overview of the major new technologies and business models currently under development.

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How Supply-Chain Companies Can Build Roadmaps With AI HOW SUPPLY-CHAIN COMPANIES CAN BUILD ROADMAPS WITH AI

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Sep 13, 2019

The supply chain as we know it is on the precipice of tipping from decades of steadily accelerating “push” dynamics to a new “push-and-pull” model. Enter artificial intelligence for the supply chain. Be it through predictive maintenance in the factory, self-driving trucks in ...

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Preparing Your Business for the Digital Supply Chain PREPARING YOUR BUSINESS FOR THE DIGITAL SUPPLY CHAIN

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Sep 12, 2019

Supply chain professionals are hiking their spending on supply chain innovation—substantially. Ninety-five percent said they plan to spend more this year than last, and 60 percent will spend more than $1 million over the next two years on disruptive technologies such as robotics, automation, p...

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Bigtincan Hub Overview BIGTINCAN HUB OVERVIEW

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Sep 12, 2019

Bigtincan is the industry's leading Sales Enablement Automation platform, empowering Sales teams to win more and be more productive every day, while providing Marketing the ability to establish ROI on content creation efforts.

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The Intelligent Supply Chain for Assets THE INTELLIGENT SUPPLY CHAIN FOR ASSETS

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Sep 11, 2019

Businesses in asset-intensive industries such as mining. railways. and oil and gas have a relentless focus on - and for good reason. Many spend a large amount on fixed assets to turn raw materials into finished products or assets that provide services. The ability to produce products at a lower cost...

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Is there a role for blockchain in responsible supply chains? IS THERE A ROLE FOR BLOCKCHAIN IN RESPONSIBLE SUPPLY CHAINS?

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Sep 11, 2019

In recent years, blockchain technology has been viewed as a promising tool to help address pressing issues in supply chain due diligence. This technology has already been used in a significant number of supply chain due diligence initiatives across different sectors with varying degrees of success. ...

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What a difference a year makes in trucking WHAT A DIFFERENCE A YEAR MAKES IN TRUCKING

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Sep 11, 2019

A year ago this time, it is fair to say that the trucking sector was running strongly on all cylinders, buoyed by very strong economic fundamentals, a high level of consumer confidence, and tight capacity, which helped drive rate growth. But fast forward a year later, and it is clear that the tables...

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What Is Breakbulk Shipping? WHAT IS BREAKBULK SHIPPING?

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Sep 10, 2019

Despite the fact that breakbulk shipping is extremely common, sometimes even experienced shippers need more clarity on the definition of this method. In over-the-road transportation, container shipping is prevailing. However, there is cargo of huge and unusual sizes that fits neither in a regular co...

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Three Technologies That Will Help Businesses Build A Future-Ready Supply Chain THREE TECHNOLOGIES THAT WILL HELP BUSINESSES BUILD A FUTURE-READY SUPPLY CHAIN

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Sep 10, 2019

In recent times, a lot of industries have faced disruptions owing to the rapid evolution of technology and the transportation and logistics industry is no different. With customer expectations ballooning at an exponential pace, it is these evolving technologies that come to the save by helping the o...

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How Digital Payments Improve Logistics Efficiency HOW DIGITAL PAYMENTS IMPROVE LOGISTICS EFFICIENCY

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Sep 10, 2019

The logistics industry is about speed, efficiency and accuracy. Warehouses strive to turn trucks around swiftly, keep the dock doors filled, and process as many loads as possible. The same goes for truck drivers and carriers if they’re not on the road, they’re not generating revenue. But...

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The 4 Forces Driving Supply Chain Innovation THE 4 FORCES DRIVING SUPPLY CHAIN INNOVATION

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Sep 10, 2019

American businesses spend more than $1.45 trillion annually in the transportation and logistics industry, which amounts to 8.3 percent of Gross Domestic Product two-thirds of which involves over-the-road freight movement of approximately 500 million trailer shipments across 250,000 facilities. Becau...

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Benefits and Disadvantages of AI-Powered Supply Chains BENEFITS AND DISADVANTAGES OF AI-POWERED SUPPLY CHAINS

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Sep 10, 2019

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is everywhere around us. From simple digital watches to complex urban planning and development, the new form of intelligence is revolutionizing the way people live and the way companies work. Supply chain management is not an exception here because AI is changing it slow...

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Implementing Buyer Enablement in Your Sales Enablement Strategy (2019) IMPLEMENTING BUYER ENABLEMENT IN YOUR SALES ENABLEMENT STRATEGY (2019)

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Sep 10, 2019

The majority of the time I only had access to two TV channels, three on a good weather day, and I vividly remember when I first saw a color television. At this time, products and services were limited, and buyer choices were almost non-existent. Fast-forward to 2019. Not only do I have access to hun...

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The Role of Sales in Sales Enablement THE ROLE OF SALES IN SALES ENABLEMENT

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Sep 10, 2019

However, with a regular commute time that consumes a couple of hours each day, I have shifted my focus to podcasts and audiobooks. One of my favorite podcasts is the Inside Sales Enablement series by Scott Santucci and Brian Lambert. In their last episode, they spent time reviewing their thoughts an...

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Engineering and construction digital supply chains ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION DIGITAL SUPPLY CHAINS

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Sep 09, 2019

How leaders are increasing visibility and insight. A digital supply chain It includes three capabilities: can synchronize the multi-enterprise supply chain network while improving visibility and leveraging asset availability. Engineering and construction leaders view digital investment as ...

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Six ways to achieve supply chain sustainability SIX WAYS TO ACHIEVE SUPPLY CHAIN SUSTAINABILITY

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Sep 09, 2019

The sustainable supply chain has become a vital and ever more visible element of social corporate responsibility. Fueled by consumer demands, increasing regulations and a mounting business case, steering supply chains in a more sustainable direction has grown from laudable ambition to requisite for ...

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6 Warehouse management trends to watch in 2019 6 WAREHOUSE MANAGEMENT TRENDS TO WATCH IN 2019

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Sep 09, 2019

Systems that use machine learning to sense and adapt. WMS vendors working with their Original Equipment Managers to "democratize" automation. Better, faster return-to-inventory management. Expanded functionalities that make implementations easier.

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Supply Chain Innovation and the Catalyst for Business Growth SUPPLY CHAIN INNOVATION AND THE CATALYST FOR BUSINESS GROWTH

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Sep 09, 2019

Procurement teams have a growing responsibility within organisations. Cost and quality will always play a huge part across the function but creating value and bringing innovation to the table is becoming increasingly vital. To some extent, Procurement are on a unique footing; not only do they have a...

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TradeLens and Blockchain Technology Supply Chain Demo TRADELENS AND BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY SUPPLY CHAIN DEMO

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Sep 06, 2019

Every day, around the world, millions of shipping containers in motion. An incredible achievement of logistics, coordination and communication. But legacy data systems and manual document handling cause friction that costs both time and money for businesses and people throughout the supply chain.

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Schneider Logistics Smart Logistics Gartner Awards SCHNEIDER LOGISTICS SMART LOGISTICS GARTNER AWARDS

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Sep 06, 2019

Schneider Electric is responding to three mega trends shaping today’s rapidly evolving environment: urbanization, industrialization, and digitization. Our Tailored Sustainable Connected 4.0 Supply Chain program, with its Smart Logistics initiative, is our answer to the Supply Chain challenges ...

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Schneider Electric Artificial Intelligence and Autonomous Supply Chain Capability SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND AUTONOMOUS SUPPLY CHAIN CAPABILITY

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Sep 06, 2019

Schneider Electric, being a leader in Energy Management and Industry Automation, has best Processes, People, and Technology to deliver to our Customer needs. Being a Customer-Centric organization and Leader in the segment, and to stay ahead of the competition, Schneider Electric always thrives for c...

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U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones may be bright spot for shippers in 2020 U.S. FOREIGN-TRADE ZONES MAY BE BRIGHT SPOT FOR SHIPPERS IN 2020

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Sep 06, 2019

With trade policy currently a hot political topic, the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones program plays an even more important role in promoting trade, investment, and job creation. Indeed, industry leaders say it’s a “show stealer” this year. The Foreign-Trade Zones (NAFTZ), Exposition will...

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Implement Supply Chain Planning system and applications IMPLEMENT SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNING SYSTEM AND APPLICATIONS

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Sep 04, 2019

Because you can do something does not mean that you should. This applies to how you implement ERP systems and SNAP applications, which are predominately for use in planning and controlling supply chains. Most often encountered in business organisations is one or more enterprise resource planning sys...

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How Can You Improve Forklift Safety In Your Warehouse And Reduce Operating Costs? HOW CAN YOU IMPROVE FORKLIFT SAFETY IN YOUR WAREHOUSE AND REDUCE OPERATING COSTS?

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Sep 04, 2019

Keeping up with the speed of commerce today requires every aspect of the supply chain to be efficient and cost-effective. As a result, companies are looking at numerous ways to compete in this market. One of the most fundamental and impactful is to create and encourage a safe work environment. This ...

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How Can Machine Learning Enhance Supply Chain Management Analytics? HOW CAN MACHINE LEARNING ENHANCE SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT ANALYTICS?

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Sep 04, 2019

The supply chain analytics market is likely to witness growth due to increasing awareness about benefits of handling business data along with forecasting accuracy in supply chain analytics solutions. Rapid increase in volumes of business data across industries have prompted the need to adopt analyti...

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How do supply chain professionals rate their demand forecast’s accuracy? HOW DO SUPPLY CHAIN PROFESSIONALS RATE THEIR DEMAND FORECAST’S ACCURACY?

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Sep 03, 2019

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? We are running a quiz to help supply chain professionals address t...

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Deploying IoT Solutions to Streamline Logistics Management final DEPLOYING IOT SOLUTIONS TO STREAMLINE LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT FINAL

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Sep 03, 2019

The Internet has been through several stages of development, ever since the founding days of the ARPANET the first TCP/IP network that led to its creation. The primary task for this worldwide communication network was to link computers that also evolved over the years with significant changes in the...

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THE ADVANCEMENT OF “VIRTUAL LOGISTICS” TEAM THE ADVANCEMENT OF “VIRTUAL LOGISTICS” TEAM

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Sep 03, 2019

Industries are always looking forward to new technologies that would make their work easier by replacing the traditional way of working with extremely efficient and streamlined technology driven process. With the workforce prepping themselves further move away from traditional ways of working, virtu...

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IOTA & EVRYTHNG, a new collaboration for supply chain transparency IOTA & EVRYTHNG, A NEW COLLABORATION FOR SUPPLY CHAIN TRANSPARENCY

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Sep 03, 2019

Dominique Guinard, founder & CTO of EVRYTHNG, talks about the new collaboration with IOTA to boost supply chain transparency. Learn why he chose IOTA as a partner and what are IOTA's key differentiators for sustainability from other blockchain and DLT solutions .

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How Advanced Technologies are Affecting Supply Chain Software HOW ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES ARE AFFECTING SUPPLY CHAIN SOFTWARE

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Sep 03, 2019

With no end in sight to the proliferation of advanced technologies, the supply chain software space is replete with acronyms that range from IoT to AI to ML to RPA, not to mention Big Data, blockchain and myriad other innovations. Concepts that were emerging only five years ago have since become com...

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Digital Transformation of Supply Chains with WolkAbout DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION OF SUPPLY CHAINS WITH WOLKABOUT

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Sep 02, 2019

Digital supply chain solution based on WolkAbout technology allows real-time monitoring of all assets, from raw materials to final products. We made the necessary steps and integrated everything into one software product called WolkAbout IoT Platform. All the tools needed to connect your equipment, ...

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Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Supply Chain ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE (AI) IN SUPPLY CHAIN

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Sep 02, 2019

Presented by Richard Savoie, the founding CEO of Staybil, a specialist AI algorithm company that helps supply chain, logistics, and mobile workforces to be more productive with minimal capital spend.

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How to become a freight forwarder HOW TO BECOME A FREIGHT FORWARDER

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Aug 31, 2019

The cost of your freight broker bond is a percentage of $75.000 which is called the bonding premium. It's usually in the range of 1%-12%, depending on your credit score and other factors. Forward and handle freight from importers or exporters. Prepare documentation and paperwork. Provide freight...

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Why supply chains should reduce their plastic footprint WHY SUPPLY CHAINS SHOULD REDUCE THEIR PLASTIC FOOTPRINT

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Aug 31, 2019

It’s hard to imagine a world without plastic. Take a minute to look around you how many products do you think include this material? From obvious items like your mobile phone, to objects that have plastic fibres like clothing; it’s everywhere. Over 300mn tonnes of plastic are produced ea...

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Warehouse Automation: What is the future of Warehousing? WAREHOUSE AUTOMATION: WHAT IS THE FUTURE OF WAREHOUSING?

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Aug 30, 2019

The future of warehousing is automation. We are used to getting our orders in one or two days. If you are not modernizing your warehouse, you will not have the capability to deliver the high level of service that your clients expect. In an industry where precision is so important, a few seconds save...

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Four ways AI is leveraged in the supply chain industry FOUR WAYS AI IS LEVERAGED IN THE SUPPLY CHAIN INDUSTRY

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Aug 30, 2019

Supply chains are gradually getting globalized and more complex because raw materials and products travel across many geographical locations and navigate through multiple manufacturers, distributors, suppliers, service providers and carriers. Hence, supply chain organizations face challenges such as...

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How To Assess Risk In The Supply Chain Ecosystem HOW TO ASSESS RISK IN THE SUPPLY CHAIN ECOSYSTEM

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Aug 30, 2019

Digitalization and the connected society may have made our lives easier, but the associated increase in customer expectations has put the supply chain under intense pressure. Product recalls have become part of the daily news cycle, and while the brand gets the headlines, companies need to ensure th...

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Is the supply chain the most overlooked source of innovation today? IS THE SUPPLY CHAIN THE MOST OVERLOOKED SOURCE OF INNOVATION TODAY?

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Aug 29, 2019

Anglo American's Group CIO, Rohan Davidson, and DAZN's SVP IT Services, Georgina Owens, consider the growing importance of supply chain technology as a solution source.

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The Untapped Potential of Reverse Logistics THE UNTAPPED POTENTIAL OF REVERSE LOGISTICS

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Aug 29, 2019

Reverse logistics is nothing new to manufacturers and retailers. For decades, businesses have managed the flow of returned goods and materials, but this process has often been overlooked in favor of order fulfillment and forward logistics. A market projected to reach $603.9bn by 2025, reverse logist...

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4 Ways to Start Implementing Green Supply Chain Management 4 WAYS TO START IMPLEMENTING GREEN SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

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Aug 29, 2019

Increased attention to topics like sustainability, climate change, and other environmental issues has changed the way many consumers view their purchases. As a result, many companies are now examining how they can align their supply chain and manufacturing processes to reduce their impact on the env...

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What is Freight Consolidation and How Does It Differ from Pool Distribution? WHAT IS FREIGHT CONSOLIDATION AND HOW DOES IT DIFFER FROM POOL DISTRIBUTION?

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Aug 29, 2019

To keep up with shifting consumer trends and subsequent retailer behavior, shippers are looking to freight consolidation services and pool distribution methods to manage their orders. Quickly evolving consumer trends are pressuring retailers and suppliers to adopt new inventory management practices....

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Why the New Madison Logic Oracle Eloqua Integration is so Exciting for Marketers WHY THE NEW MADISON LOGIC ORACLE ELOQUA INTEGRATION IS SO EXCITING FOR MARKETERS

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Aug 29, 2019

Madison Logic is excited to announce a bi-directional integration with Oracle Eloqua, combining best-in-class lead and campaign management skills with Madison Logic’s global reach and advanced targeting. Now Oracle Marketing Automation users are able to align their messaging and targeting thro...

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How the Trade War is Reshaping Global Supply Chains HOW THE TRADE WAR IS RESHAPING GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAINS

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Aug 28, 2019

As another round of tariffs looms, businesses are preparing to make difficult decisions when it comes to sourcing, moving and pricing the products they sell. Whether the trade war between the United States and China continues or comes to a sudden and unexpected conclusion, one thing is certain: now ...

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4 reasons supply chain leaders are investing order management automation 4 REASONS SUPPLY CHAIN LEADERS ARE INVESTING ORDER MANAGEMENT AUTOMATION

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Aug 28, 2019

There is a noticeable shift occurring in the world of order management. Traditionally, projects related to order-taking were spearheaded by the customer service department. Not anymore. The pressures of today’s global economy have forced supply chain functions to play a more direct and strateg...

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Machine Learning in the Supply Chain MACHINE LEARNING IN THE SUPPLY CHAIN

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Aug 28, 2019

One area of interest in today’s end-to-end supply chain is machine learning. And this is certainly a topic that we have written about quite often. Over the last few months, Steve Banker, Clint Reiser, and I have written about artificial intelligence and machine learning in a number of contexts...

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Why Digital Freight Is About So Much More Than Price WHY DIGITAL FREIGHT IS ABOUT SO MUCH MORE THAN PRICE

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Aug 27, 2019

86% of importers and exporters say that cost plays a key role in their logistics provider selection. But there’s one factor that trumps price. Logistics price savings can frequently end up costing a pretty penny but saving $800 on a container movement is worth nothing if it doesn’t show ...

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Increase Service and Minimize Inventory with Service-Driven Supply Chain Planning INCREASE SERVICE AND MINIMIZE INVENTORY WITH SERVICE-DRIVEN SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNING

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Aug 26, 2019

Changing customer expectations, fluctuating supply and demand, new product introductions and promotions, increasing SKUs it’s tougher than ever to accurately predict demand and get the right inventory in the right place at the right time.

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Blockchain Transforming supply chain management BLOCKCHAIN TRANSFORMING SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

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Aug 26, 2019

Blockchain is eradicating barriers and transforming supply chain management! Wave the new technology turning classic to digital.

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These Technologies Are Key To High-Performing Logistics THESE TECHNOLOGIES ARE KEY TO HIGH-PERFORMING LOGISTICS

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Aug 26, 2019

In the modern digital economy, logistics is where the rubber meets the road. But scarce trucks and drivers, late deliveries, spoiled shipments, and rising shipment costs can put a supplier’s relationships with customers to the test, as well as cut into its bottom line. Fortunately, suppliers a...

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5 Must Have Supply Chain Technologies 5 MUST HAVE SUPPLY CHAIN TECHNOLOGIES

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Aug 26, 2019

Achieving digitization across the entire supply chain will require people with the vision, skills, and know-how to help organizations weather the cultural shift necessary for an organization to adopt such a momentous advance. The pace of technological adoption is so rapid that what used to take deca...

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How to Manage and Run a Successful Warehouse Operation HOW TO MANAGE AND RUN A SUCCESSFUL WAREHOUSE OPERATION

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Aug 26, 2019

What are the seven areas that managers need to pay attention to? We’re glad you asked! We’ve summarized them here for you. We’ve even added links to our more in-depth articles where appropriate. Setting up and running a warehouse might seem simple at first. The truth is that it is ...

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19 Important Warehouse Metrics And KPIs 19 IMPORTANT WAREHOUSE METRICS AND KPIS

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Aug 23, 2019

It is essential to have the right warehouse metrics and KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) when setting up a warehouse. Remember; setting up a warehouse is one thing; knowing that you’ve set it up in the most optimal way possible is quite another. Here we created an infographic to point out 19 ...

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Digitalising Logistics - 7 Key Benefits DIGITALISING LOGISTICS - 7 KEY BENEFITS

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Aug 22, 2019

The arrival of online markets like Amazon and Skyscanner for consumers and SAP Ariba and Alibaba for enterprises have revolutionised our lives. Mobile applications and websites have extended our buying power exponentially and inspired new business models. As yet, the logistics sector, the backbone o...

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The Future of Logistics Tech: A Chinese Century? THE FUTURE OF LOGISTICS TECH: A CHINESE CENTURY?

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Aug 22, 2019

The U.S. has historically enjoyed a global economic advantage in part due to superior supply chains. In 1956, Malcom McLean invented the modern intermodal shipping container. Beginning in 1979, deregulation of the U.S. transportation sector enabled companies to thrive in non-asset truck brokerage. F...

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Anatomy of Today’s Global Traveler ANATOMY OF TODAY’S GLOBAL TRAVELER

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Aug 22, 2019

Where does the modern traveler come from? Where is s/he going? How does s/he get there? As the world grows ever-smaller, more and more people are traveling to a growing number of places each year. Increasingly, they’re getting there by leveraging digital tools. Savvy travel and hospitality bra...

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Three key steps towards a more sustainable supply chain THREE KEY STEPS TOWARDS A MORE SUSTAINABLE SUPPLY CHAIN

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Aug 21, 2019

With the consumer class predicted to swell to around 1.8bn people by 2025, consumer goods companies are faced with a combined opportunity and challenge. While the number of people with increasing amounts of money to spend on consumer goods is on the rise, so is the environmental impact of humanity a...

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Drone delivery coming soon to a supply chain near you DRONE DELIVERY COMING SOON TO A SUPPLY CHAIN NEAR YOU

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Aug 21, 2019

The concept of a drone was not something we gave much thought too just a few years ago except for the applications of the military-related operations, much less drones in supply chains as product delivery mechanisms. But now, the day-to-day use of drones is a reality as they are being used for many ...

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Creating Content That Improves CX: A Q&A with Lionbridge & Aprimo CREATING CONTENT THAT IMPROVES CX: A Q&A WITH LIONBRIDGE & APRIMO

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Aug 21, 2019

Today’s brands face numerous challenges. They need to create a customized, excellent experience for each and every customer worldwide. To do that, they need to create high-quality, on-target content. They need to create that content quickly, effectively, and for audiences who speak multiple la...

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Transport emissions, new regulations and Supply Chains TRANSPORT EMISSIONS, NEW REGULATIONS AND SUPPLY CHAINS

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Aug 21, 2019

Transport accounts for about 65 percent of world oil consumption and has responsibility for the fastest growth in global emissions. This obviously cannot continue. Although the road and rail transport sectors emit the major part of all transport emissions, responsibility for their reduction is with ...

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Lionbridge Brand Video LIONBRIDGE BRAND VIDEO

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Aug 21, 2019

Our roots began in translation but what we do today goes well beyond – from content creation to linguistics, to artificial intelligence (AI). We create global relevance, driven by humanity and amplified by technology. Connecting our customers with their communities and driving brand awareness....

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A BUYER’S GUIDE FOR LOCALIZATION SERVICES: A BUYER’S GUIDE FOR LOCALIZATION SERVICES:

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Aug 21, 2019

Your localization partner is going to do a deep-dive into your business—so start by diving deep into theirs. Are they an industry-leader with 20 years of experience or a relative newcomer? Will they speak Samoan, Uzbek, or Swahili (and all your customers’ languages)? Can they deliver on-...

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WHY AI? HOW LANGUAGE & AI SERVICES GO HAND-IN-HAND WHY AI? HOW LANGUAGE & AI SERVICES GO HAND-IN-HAND

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Aug 21, 2019

In practice, of course, things are more complicated. Effective translation necessitates a nuanced understanding of (at least) two languages and cultures, both source and target. It requires an understanding of the original content’s goals. It mandates a fluency in tone and subtext as well as v...

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Is Your Supply Chain Ready for the Next Recession? IS YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN READY FOR THE NEXT RECESSION?

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Aug 20, 2019

Economic recessions occur about every nine years which means the next one is already overdue. A very good leading indicator of an imminent recession is the interest rate spread between the 10-year and 2-year U.S. Treasury bond. Historically within two years after this spread drops below zero the eco...

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Going Global 101: How Your Competition Can Be Your Best Resource GOING GLOBAL 101: HOW YOUR COMPETITION CAN BE YOUR BEST RESOURCE

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Aug 20, 2019

Lace-up your sneakers and step up to the starting line: you’re ready to reach countless customers in new markets.  You’ve secured your spot in the Global Marketplace (whether by default or design).  But before you sprint away, take a good look around you. You are not alone in t...

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Supply Chain Logistics SUPPLY CHAIN LOGISTICS

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Aug 20, 2019

Learn about the importance of digital transformation to managing the food supply chain. By incorporating the internet of things, robotics, and artificial intelligence, companies throughout the supply chain can monitor and leverage critical data to improve productivity, quality, sales, etc.

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Uncertainty Looms Over Transpacific Shipping This Peak Season UNCERTAINTY LOOMS OVER TRANSPACIFIC SHIPPING THIS PEAK SEASON

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Aug 20, 2019

Reoccurring events such as the year-end holiday season used to provide a level of predictability to ocean-shipping trends in the transpacific eastbound trade lane. Typically, holiday peak-season volumes ramped up in July, with August and September being the busiest months, and volumes tapering off i...

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The Changing Landscape of Real Estate in the Logistics Industry THE CHANGING LANDSCAPE OF REAL ESTATE IN THE LOGISTICS INDUSTRY

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Aug 20, 2019

This article delves into the changes that new commercial business models, customer expectations, and technology are bringing about in the logistics environment, focusing particularly on how those changes are impacting the planning, procurement, design, layout, and operation of distribution centres. ...

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Third Party Logistic at Military & Commercial Fasteners THIRD PARTY LOGISTIC AT MILITARY & COMMERCIAL FASTENERS

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Aug 19, 2019

Are you frustrated with managing your fastener supply chain from packaging, inventory, distribution, and fulfillment? All these details can distract you from doing your job. Learn how MCF's experience with managing logistics for our customers can benefit your bottom line.

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Five ways to use robotics in the warehouse FIVE WAYS TO USE ROBOTICS IN THE WAREHOUSE

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Aug 19, 2019

The following column by Evan Hammersley, warehouse automation and robotics product manager for NITCO, is part of Modern’s Other Voices column, a series featuring ideas, opinions and insights from end-users, analysts, systems integrators and OEMs. Click here to learn about submitting a column f...

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Better supply chain decisions with better data BETTER SUPPLY CHAIN DECISIONS WITH BETTER DATA

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Aug 19, 2019

Supply chain complexities have increased exponentially over the past decade amid globalization and rising customer expectations. Supply chains are constantly pushing their limits trying to deliver on a whim and within a reasonably short time. Measures taken to cope with changing market dynamics incl...

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Providing Staffing, Supply Chain and Logistics Solutions PROVIDING STAFFING, SUPPLY CHAIN AND LOGISTICS SOLUTIONS

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Aug 19, 2019

Exegistics joined forces with a Fortune 15 logistics and delivery company to develop solutions for staffing, supply chain and logistics challenges.

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7 technologies in supply chain 7 TECHNOLOGIES IN SUPPLY CHAIN

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Aug 17, 2019

Accuracy is a vital part of effective supply chain management, but it's also an area where fulfillment centers struggle. Technology offers a solution for improved accuracy and increased revenue. Companies that are fully-integrated with automation are outpacing non-integrated companies by 20% in ...

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The Logistics of E-Commerce THE LOGISTICS OF E-COMMERCE

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Aug 17, 2019

The Logistics of E-Commerce. The largest E-commerce company in the world is amazon, and they need a large logistics operations to be able to reach every customer that orders using their website. This video we talk about their logistics operations and their future vision.

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2019 Supply Chain Trends – Where Are We? 2019 SUPPLY CHAIN TRENDS – WHERE ARE WE?

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Aug 15, 2019

We’re a little over halfway through 2019 a good time to look back at predictions for the supply chain industry, including where we are in artificial intelligence (AI) adoption, the need for better data to drive predictability, and the uberization of freight. Earlier in the year discussions and...

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Autonomous Supply Chain Planning, It’s Not Science Fiction AUTONOMOUS SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNING, IT’S NOT SCIENCE FICTION

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Aug 14, 2019

I am a big fan of the original Twilight Zone television series which ran for five seasons on CBS from 1959 to 1964 and remains in syndication to this day. Each episode would start with a combination of eerie music, Rod Sterling’s instantly recognizable monologue narrative, and often strange ge...

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Inventory to ensure deliveries through supply chains INVENTORY TO ENSURE DELIVERIES THROUGH SUPPLY CHAINS

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Aug 14, 2019

Increasing numbers of stock keeping units, extended and variable lead times and shorter planning horizons are challenges for planners. Variability was discussed in the previous blogpost, identifying actions that could be taken to limit variability. One action is to manage the allocation of finite ca...

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Do nothing to create shipping efficiencies, and Cost of Delivery will automatically increase DO NOTHING TO CREATE SHIPPING EFFICIENCIES, AND COST OF DELIVERY WILL AUTOMATICALLY INCREASE

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Aug 14, 2019

Companies increasingly focus cost-cutting efforts on Cost of Distribution, and it’s paying off by quickly reducing net landed cost of goods and improving profitability. Net landed cost of goods, the total cost associated with getting goods into customers’ hands, consists of cost of distr...

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2020 Content Marketing Spectrum 2020 CONTENT MARKETING SPECTRUM

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Aug 14, 2019

This is a video explainer of the difference between Content Marketing, Branded Content and Native Advertising - with examples to help put it all into context.Accompanying video that tried to separate signal from noise on the different approaches of content in the business.

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CX IN THE AGE OF PRIVACY AND TRUST, PART 3: CAN WE (RE)BUILD TRUST? CX IN THE AGE OF PRIVACY AND TRUST, PART 3: CAN WE (RE)BUILD TRUST?

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Aug 14, 2019

This is the third in a series of articles on creating, maintaining, and optimizing great customer experiences in the context of mounting concerns about privacy and increasingly strict regulations governing data processing. We address topics such as consent strategies, the role of trust, the elements...

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DIVERSE VOICES STRENGTHEN BRAND CHARACTER DIVERSE VOICES STRENGTHEN BRAND CHARACTER

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Aug 14, 2019

What character appears in the most films and television programs? Dracula? God? Santa Claus?  All of those make the top ten list, but none is the correct answer. Satan (or The Devil) is a character is more than 840 projects – more than any other character. If you limit the list to mortals...

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The History of Content Marketing THE HISTORY OF CONTENT MARKETING

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Aug 14, 2019

If you want some insights into where the content marketing industry may be headed, it might just help to take a look at where it’s been. As we pointed out when CMI shared its History of Content Marketing infographic in 2012, brands have been telling their stories to audiences for hundreds of y...

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USING CONTENT MARKETING TO GENERATE DEMAND, CREATE NEW AUDIENCES USING CONTENT MARKETING TO GENERATE DEMAND, CREATE NEW AUDIENCES

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Aug 14, 2019

Content—and how brands use it to interact with buyers at all stages of the engagement journey—has fundamentally reshaped every business’ go-to-market strategy. This shift has been particularly challenging for “top-of-the-funnel” demand generation marketers, most of who ...

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Using the Right Data to Right-Size Your Warehouse USING THE RIGHT DATA TO RIGHT-SIZE YOUR WAREHOUSE

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Aug 13, 2019

Warehouses are not one size fits all. Too little warehouse capacity can restrict the volume of SKUs you can ship, inhibiting revenue and service levels, while too much warehouse capacity inflates your overhead expenditures and ties up working capital. Unfortunately, unlike shopping for clothes,...

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What is logistics? Supply Chain Basics WHAT IS LOGISTICS? SUPPLY CHAIN BASICS

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Aug 13, 2019

In today’s episode, we are going to discuss “WHAT IS LOGISTICS?” I know many of you have heard about logistics, or even have some idea about what it is, mostly that it relates to the military, at least that’s what I did way back when I first heard of it. And we are all partia...

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How to Promote a Local Presence While Shipping Internationally HOW TO PROMOTE A LOCAL PRESENCE WHILE SHIPPING INTERNATIONALLY

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Aug 13, 2019

As a business owner or manager, it’s only natural for you to think about international expansion. After all, taking a business to international markets means you’ll be able to tap into a larger potential target market, and this can lead to increased profits. However, setting up a busines...

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The Human Rights Debacle — How the Logistics Industry Can Stay Mindful THE HUMAN RIGHTS DEBACLE — HOW THE LOGISTICS INDUSTRY CAN STAY MINDFUL

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Aug 13, 2019

In 2011, the UN Human Rights Council developed the first international corporate guidelines for respecting human rights. These guidelines state governments enact laws to prevent employers from taking advantage of workers. On the flip side, companies should refrain from impacting human rights, even w...

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How AI can make supply chains more sustainable HOW AI CAN MAKE SUPPLY CHAINS MORE SUSTAINABLE

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Aug 12, 2019

The way in which companies organise logistics today is not sustainable. Supply chains are not always the most environmentally friendly and it is impossible for organisations to sustain a balancing act of the best possible speed, flexibility, cost and carbon footprint when it comes to the shipping an...

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Freight forwarder consolidation continues FREIGHT FORWARDER CONSOLIDATION CONTINUES

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Aug 12, 2019

Are rumors of yet more consolidation in the Freight Forwarding sector finally dying down? Not by a longshot, says Nick Bailey, head of research for the London-based consultancy Transport Intelligence (Ti). He’s also the primary author of “The Global Freight Forwarding Report 2019,”...

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HCC Logistics Center of Excellence HCC LOGISTICS CENTER OF EXCELLENCE

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Aug 09, 2019

The Logistics Center of Excellence prepares professionals who are fully knowledgeable in the logistics industry, in accordance with high standards set by industry professionals to work with shippers, carriers, warehouse, distribution, and supply chain positions.

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Hiring the Best: Hands on leadership in Supply Chain HIRING THE BEST: HANDS ON LEADERSHIP IN SUPPLY CHAIN

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Aug 09, 2019

Sometimes, all the cookies you can eat is incentive enough. However, Karen also loves the "hands on leadership" in her career as well. Mondelēz International was born in 2012, but you can trace the products we make today back to the 18th century. Join more than 80,000 employees across...

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Distributed Ledger Technology in the Supply Chain DISTRIBUTED LEDGER TECHNOLOGY IN THE SUPPLY CHAIN

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Aug 09, 2019

Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) is expected to become a vital part of the infrastructure that will help to digitise and improve efficiency in global supply chains. But where is DLT being adopted and what is the current adoption in industry? This report aims to shed light on these questions, focu...

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Why sustainable product engineering is key to your supply chain WHY SUSTAINABLE PRODUCT ENGINEERING IS KEY TO YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN

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Aug 09, 2019

SAP Digital Supply Chain software helps companies to integrate the phases - design, plan, manufacture, deliver, and operate. When producing individualized products, the design phase is specifically important as key design decisions impact the sustainable footprint not only during the production of t...

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E-Commerce and Warehousing: Areas of Focus to Prepare for Fulfillment E-COMMERCE AND WAREHOUSING: AREAS OF FOCUS TO PREPARE FOR FULFILLMENT

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Aug 09, 2019

As explained by Brian Barry of Multichannel Merchant, shippers tend to focus on short-term needs and ignore the space requirements for efficient fulfillment. When upgrading or building new spaces, the primary areas of focus are often broken into broad categories, such as labor, consumers, and locati...

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Sharing IBM SHARING IBM'S SUPPLY CHAIN RISK MANAGEMENT

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Aug 08, 2019

Check out what Lou Ferretti from IBM says about their experience with Resilinc and how leveraging our AI-based platform Eventwatch they managed their supply chain from risk identification to risk management. Resilinc is the leading cloud provider of supply chain resilience and risk management intell...

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Benefits of using big data in logistics BENEFITS OF USING BIG DATA IN LOGISTICS

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Aug 07, 2019

Improve service levels, times, the use of resources, and coverage by using predictive data in real time. Provides valuable data that the market intelligence department analyzes and uses to an advantage.

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5 Tips to Improve Your Visual Content for Supply Chain Marketers 5 TIPS TO IMPROVE YOUR VISUAL CONTENT FOR SUPPLY CHAIN MARKETERS

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Aug 07, 2019

As digital natives flood the purchasing landscape, visual presentation is critical. Our infographic offers tips to improve your visual content to resonate with today’s buyers. Visual content can be more easily digestible and compelling than purely text-based content. Optimize your visual conte...

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Variability in supply chains adds to uncertainty VARIABILITY IN SUPPLY CHAINS ADDS TO UNCERTAINTY

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Aug 07, 2019

Variability is always present as a natural part of any process and describes the random disruptions that may occur as a process or event is undertaken. In supply chains, Variability is the term associated with the difference between actual and planned lead times, which are not static. Variability ex...

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Helping Supply Chain Executives Transform Operations From Reactive to Predictive HELPING SUPPLY CHAIN EXECUTIVES TRANSFORM OPERATIONS FROM REACTIVE TO PREDICTIVE

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Aug 06, 2019

Entercoms LynX enables supply chain executives to proactively manage their supply chain operations across all suppliers, logistics partners, transportation partners and customers. It is a supply chain workflow management engine that provides every player in the network with the real-time visibility ...

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Spotlight on Triadic Distribution Centres Making Triadic, Dyadic and Monadic Sense of your Warehouse SPOTLIGHT ON TRIADIC DISTRIBUTION CENTRES MAKING TRIADIC, DYADIC AND MONADIC SENSE OF YOUR WAREHOUSE

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Aug 06, 2019

It’s a warehouse that is broken up into three sections.  Simple enough! What about multiple zones within the same warehouse, or, conjoined facilities, which are split into three sections? These may be triadic as well, but not always.   Now this is getting complicated. Stay with ...

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How will emerging technologies impact the supply chain? HOW WILL EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES IMPACT THE SUPPLY CHAIN?

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Aug 06, 2019

Supply chain technology has evolved at an incredible pace throughout the years and will only continue to evolve. Advancements in this space are revolutionising the way people work and are also helping to drive businesses forward and remain competitive. Over the next few years, we will see advancemen...

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R2 Logistics Transportation Management System Benefits R2 LOGISTICS TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM BENEFITS

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Aug 06, 2019

R2 Logistics' VP of Supply Chain Solutions, Frank Dreischarf, discusses what separates the R2 TMS apart from other transportation management systems.

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AI and the World of Logistics — Transformation of the Supply Chain AI AND THE WORLD OF LOGISTICS — TRANSFORMATION OF THE SUPPLY CHAIN

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Aug 06, 2019

The world of logistics as we know is rapidly changing. Transformation is happening right before our eyes and we have a lot of factors to blame for this constant march of progress. The Internet of things started a revolution. Machine learning, blockchain, and artificial intelligence shortly followed,...

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RETAIL DISTRIBUTION LOGISTICS SOLUTIONS RETAIL DISTRIBUTION LOGISTICS SOLUTIONS

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Aug 05, 2019

With over 2 million systems installed in facilities around the world and over thirty seven years of experience, Cognex is focused on industrial machine vision and image-based barcode reading technology. Deployed by the world’s top manufacturers, suppliers and machine builders, Cognex products ...

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The Amazing Back-to-School Supply Chain THE AMAZING BACK-TO-SCHOOL SUPPLY CHAIN

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Aug 05, 2019

The minute we’ve all finally settled into the slower pace of the summer months, the signs go up: Back to School! Whether you have children who are getting ready to go back or whether you are thinking wistfully of your own school days, the back-to-school supply chain is an amazing feat that aff...

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What is first-party logistics? How does it work? WHAT IS FIRST-PARTY LOGISTICS? HOW DOES IT WORK?

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Aug 05, 2019

The first party logistics sector is growing by leaps and bounds around the world. India is no exception. In fact, the country spends about 14 percent of its GDP on logistics and related activities. This is much higher than the 8-9 percent of GDP allocated by most other developing countries as well a...

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Automation in the Supply Chain and Its Impact on Scalability AUTOMATION IN THE SUPPLY CHAIN AND ITS IMPACT ON SCALABILITY

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Aug 05, 2019

Automation is coming of age in the supply chain. Where supply chain leaders once viewed automation capabilities as science fiction fantasy, automation’s real-world applications are becoming evident. As explained by David Welch of Supply Chain 24/7, part of the reason for interest in automation...

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Blockchain Meets Supply Chain BLOCKCHAIN MEETS SUPPLY CHAIN

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Aug 05, 2019

In this episode we are joined by Chris Jones from Research Blocks. Research Blocks is a blockchain supply-chain software development startup. Learn more about this innovative company as well as investment opportunities.

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What Is the Right Pick and Pack Methods for Your Warehouse? WHAT IS THE RIGHT PICK AND PACK METHODS FOR YOUR WAREHOUSE?

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Aug 02, 2019

The warehouse is one of the most rapidly evolving aspects of modern business, especially in the growing ecommerce market. The biggest warehouses are adopting drones and robotics to help or replace humans, while even the smallest are picking up the software to help increase accuracy levels. Changes a...

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Can we manage the manufacturing supply chain better? CAN WE MANAGE THE MANUFACTURING SUPPLY CHAIN BETTER?

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Aug 02, 2019

Today’s supply chains are vast and wide-ranging. But that scale also makes them fertile ground for risk: concerns over fraud, contamination, insecure production sites and unknown product sources trouble both customers and clients. These are all factors that make transparency both more vital an...

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The AI skills gap in the logistics sector THE AI SKILLS GAP IN THE LOGISTICS SECTOR

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Aug 02, 2019

What makes a great customer experience in retail? Choice of product is up there. So too is availability. But what about delivery and logistics? Making sure that the supply chain is working and that purchases get to buyers in good time and good condition. Increasingly, that last piece of the process ...

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The Benefits of Building a Resilient Supply Chain THE BENEFITS OF BUILDING A RESILIENT SUPPLY CHAIN

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Aug 02, 2019

Like your business, your supply chain is a vast and complex network. Businesses need to source product from suppliers, who may also source materials and components from their own suppliers, and so on. If one part of this network faces a problem, it makes every part vulnerable. Having a deeper unders...

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Supply Chain Management Has Changed the World Economy SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT HAS CHANGED THE WORLD ECONOMY

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Aug 02, 2019

I’m making a bold assertion: global supply chain management practices are single-handedly holding down inflation across the globe. Economists have been asking for a while now why inflation stubbornly remains below “ideal” levels, despite uses of various policy levers. There is some...

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3 Reasons Warehouses Need Great Working Conditions Now 3 REASONS WAREHOUSES NEED GREAT WORKING CONDITIONS NOW

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Aug 01, 2019

A few weeks ago, I couldn’t sleep and after swiping through HBOGO found a Last Week Tonight episode on one of my favorite topics. That’s right, Logistics. John Oliver’s video on warehouses has racked up 5.9 million views this month. And it’s all about the dark side of warehou...

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Product Platforms to simplify planning of supply chains PRODUCT PLATFORMS TO SIMPLIFY PLANNING OF SUPPLY CHAINS

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Jul 31, 2019

The less complicated it is to plan your supply chains, the more likely there will be believable plans and achievable outcomes. But the scope of international trade and the reach of organisations into countries for sales and supply means that complexity in planning is not only present, but can easily...

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GEFCO - creating a new benchmark in supply chain solutions GEFCO - CREATING A NEW BENCHMARK IN SUPPLY CHAIN SOLUTIONS

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Jul 31, 2019

At the end of 2018, GEFCO UK were approached by four T1 suppliers on behalf of a large OEM client for the production of their new light commercial vehicle. Working within a 6-month time scale a solution was required which would streamline the storage, sub-assembly and sequencing of parts including l...

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5 ways blockchain can improve your supply chain 5 WAYS BLOCKCHAIN CAN IMPROVE YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN

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Jul 31, 2019

With the blockchain between you and suppliers, you have the ability to track and trace the sourcing of materials and the production of parts within your supply chain via time-stamped and geo-tagged transactions added to an immutable ledger.

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Practical advice for automating a supply chain tech stack PRACTICAL ADVICE FOR AUTOMATING A SUPPLY CHAIN TECH STACK

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Jul 31, 2019

Times they are indeed a-changin’, especially around transport & logistics fleet management. Technology is disrupting the supply chain industry at a rapid pace and has taken many by surprise. During this decade, e-commerce and IoT have irreversibly altered every aspect of fleet management. ...

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Here HERE'S HOW THE INTERNET OF THINGS ADVANCES SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

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Jul 31, 2019

The internet of things (IoT) is no longer a term that only tech-minded experts know. Worldwide spending on IoT is constantly growing, and is forecast to reach $745bn this year, an annual increase of almost $100bn. The vast majority of that spend is by businesses looking to improve operational effici...

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The Supply Chain is Your Oyster THE SUPPLY CHAIN IS YOUR OYSTER

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Jul 30, 2019

If someone had asked me just over a year ago which industries I would consider working in, the supply chain industry wouldn’t have even made it to the bottom of the list. Admittedly, before I began researching and writing for the All Things Supply Chain blog, the topic rarely crossed my mind. ...

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Trends & Challenges Shaping the Transportation Industry TRENDS & CHALLENGES SHAPING THE TRANSPORTATION INDUSTRY

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Jul 30, 2019

Managing the transportation process at any organization – no matter the size can be complex and challenging. Here, we take a look at some of the key issues transportation leaders are facing, and how they’re using innovative technology and processes to find the solutions they need to succ...

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Futuristic Transportation We’ll See In Our Lifetime FUTURISTIC TRANSPORTATION WE’LL SEE IN OUR LIFETIME

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Jul 30, 2019

The world is continuing to evolve around us. As recently as a couple of decades ago, concepts like having the internet in every home and the 3D printers would have been confined to the realms of science fiction alone. Things have changed rapidly in that time. Perhaps most interesting of all are the ...

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Shipping Hazardous Materials: All You Need To Know SHIPPING HAZARDOUS MATERIALS: ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Jul 30, 2019

Hazardous materials are essential supplies for our everyday life. From cosmetics and household goods to chemicals, oil, and batteries, the hazmat category is a separate segment of freight which requires strict regulatory compliance and safety measures. Shipping hazardous materials is a complicated a...

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Blockchain: The new frontier for supply chain risk management BLOCKCHAIN: THE NEW FRONTIER FOR SUPPLY CHAIN RISK MANAGEMENT

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Jul 30, 2019

Thanks to blockchain technologies, supply chain teams can now track the safety and traceability of products and data across the entire supply chain in ways—and at speeds—once unimaginable. That is the impetus behind a new blockchain pilot project currently being explored by the U.S. Food...

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Artificial Intelligence in Logistics 2019 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN LOGISTICS 2019

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Jul 29, 2019

The world of technology is growing at a massive rate and the entire urban populace seems to be energizing with it. Each business sector around the globe has implemented advanced technologies in each strategy they use, in their business model. Thus the dominance of the technological hyperspace leaves...

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Freight Forwarders in Germany FREIGHT FORWARDERS IN GERMANY

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Jul 29, 2019

On this new series, Guilherme Luz visits freight forwarders to know more about the logistics market and supply chain around the world. In this first episode, Mr. G. goes to Germany to talk with Sebastian Lauer, from Global Cargo Service.

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The Advantages Of A Greener Supply Chain THE ADVANTAGES OF A GREENER SUPPLY CHAIN

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Jul 29, 2019

Huawei has invested a lot of human and financial resources in making the ICT industry greener. One of the key strengths of Huawei’s Green Supply Chain is that it incorporates environmental protection requirements into the entire supply chain, from customers all the way to suppliers.

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2019 Peak Shipping Season 2019 PEAK SHIPPING SEASON

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Jul 29, 2019

As the 2019 holiday shipping season approaches, U.S. importers have begun reviewing the market conditions that will heavily impact supply chain costs for the second half of the year. The following infographic is a snapshot of peak freight trends that international shippers should pay attention to in...

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CYBERSECURITY AND THE THREAT TO LOGISTICS CYBERSECURITY AND THE THREAT TO LOGISTICS

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Jul 29, 2019

For many people working in transport and logistics, 2017 was a year of reckoning with a new era of cyberthreat. In a year that began with allegations that state sponsored hacking was used to influence the US Presidential Election, followed hotly by two of history’s most devastating ransomware ...

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SUPPLY CHAIN 4.0 SUPPLY CHAIN 4.0

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Jul 28, 2019

Germany’s initiative for the digitalization of manufacturing is called industries 4.0; in France, it’s called industries du Futur; in the United States, it’s called the Industrial Internet or the Internet of Things. The terms may differ, but it’s about using digital tools to ...

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Connecting a global automotive supply chain CONNECTING A GLOBAL AUTOMOTIVE SUPPLY CHAIN

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Jul 26, 2019

Today’s automotive supply chains aren’t regional. They’re global. That’s why more automotive companies are turning to supply chain planning platforms that combine all of their operations in one place. Dave Thomas, the former director of global capacity planning at Ford Motor ...

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Is Virgin Hyperloop One going to change the supply chain game? IS VIRGIN HYPERLOOP ONE GOING TO CHANGE THE SUPPLY CHAIN GAME?

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Jul 26, 2019

Welcome to Part Two of Supply Chain Digital’s exploration of hyperloops, the potentially-revolutionary system of overground transport that’s rapidly making its way towards adoption. This article follows up from our previous piece, which, as well as giving a quick history of hyperloops an...

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Big Ideas in Supply Chain: A practical approach to the digital supply chain BIG IDEAS IN SUPPLY CHAIN: A PRACTICAL APPROACH TO THE DIGITAL SUPPLY CHAIN

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Jul 26, 2019

Today’s life sciences supply chains are global and complex, but pharmaceutical companies using RapidResponse are getting accurate, on demand reports about what is happening across their supply chains. Atul Tandon, former SVP Global Supply Chain Management at Mylan, describes how he made inform...

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Benefits of a Centralized Transportation Management Strategy BENEFITS OF A CENTRALIZED TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT STRATEGY

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Jul 26, 2019

Managing complex logistics networks poses large organizations a significant challenge. Most transportation footprints span various geographies across the US. This makes daily tendering and dispatching, carrier management, billing, compliance, and other factors that contribute to the health of a netw...

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Inventory Management Mistakes: What Supply Chain Leaders and Managers Need to Know INVENTORY MANAGEMENT MISTAKES: WHAT SUPPLY CHAIN LEADERS AND MANAGERS NEED TO KNOW

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Jul 26, 2019

Inventory management mistakes constitute a significant cost contributor in today’s supply chains. According to Rod Daugherty of Manufacturing.net, the costliest problem is due in large part to poor inventory visibility and planning. More than 60 percent of wholesalers routinely keep more than ...

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Ocean Freight Industry Needs to Test Low Sulfur Fuels Now OCEAN FREIGHT INDUSTRY NEEDS TO TEST LOW SULFUR FUELS NOW

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Jul 25, 2019

Less than half a year away from the IMO 2020 cleaner fuel mandate, the International Association of Dry Cargo Shipowners put out a media release raising safety concerns around the implementation of the upcoming global sulfur limit on fuel. I have to admit that as I’ve considered the challenge ...

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A blockchain-based protocol stack for global commerce and supply chains A BLOCKCHAIN-BASED PROTOCOL STACK FOR GLOBAL COMMERCE AND SUPPLY CHAINS

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Jul 25, 2019

A supply chain is everything that produces, moves, stores, and reports on a product or service in commerce. on a product or service in commerce. Supply chain management is the science of managing commerce. Sweetbridge is a blockchain-based protocol stack that enables highly efficient supply chains a...

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Prologis: the supply chain case for investing in the future of rail freight PROLOGIS: THE SUPPLY CHAIN CASE FOR INVESTING IN THE FUTURE OF RAIL FREIGHT

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Jul 24, 2019

With increasing pressure on businesses to demonstrate their environmental credentials, and the need to move goods faster and further than ever before, the world of logistics is constantly looking for ways to evolve. As always, thinking outside the box will be crucial perhaps a solution to freight&rs...

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How Does a Transportation Management System Streamline Freight Claims? HOW DOES A TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM STREAMLINE FREIGHT CLAIMS?

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Jul 24, 2019

Freight claims processes derive from a mountain of risks to cargo. Today, transportation and logistics companies face considerable uncertainty when moving freight. Driver speed, carelessness, outside influences, and everyday activities put freight at risk. Of course, the cost of these risks is not t...

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Making the connections in supply chains more effective MAKING THE CONNECTIONS IN SUPPLY CHAINS MORE EFFECTIVE

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Jul 24, 2019

The goal for professionals is to make Supply Chains more effective. However, the more typical focus for many years has been on making the functional silos within supply chains more efficient. That is improving the transactional processes within their silos. The silo approach emphasises the implement...

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New model coming for logistics systems NEW MODEL COMING FOR LOGISTICS SYSTEMS

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Jul 23, 2019

The eco-system of logistics is about to be remodeled, with digitization, digitalization and new human expectations being the main drivers. We have seen it happen in many industries during the past decades. Music, hotel and travel are all examples of industries where the power has shifted from the se...

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Blockchain remains priority for supply chain managers BLOCKCHAIN REMAINS PRIORITY FOR SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGERS

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Jul 23, 2019

Richard Howells, vice president of solutions management and digital supply chain for SAP, is among the leaders who sees a potential for blockchain. "Blockchain, along with other technologies such as IoT, predictive analytics, and machine learning, has the potential to manage assets from the des...

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How agile is your supply chain in the wake of trade developments? HOW AGILE IS YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN IN THE WAKE OF TRADE DEVELOPMENTS?

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Jul 23, 2019

What are the key takeaways when it comes to the agility of your supply chain? Explore the critical issues as PwC's professionals discuss and recap the Global Trade Services webcast. Various areas of your supply chain can be impacted when there is trade-related disruption. Having an agile ap...

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How Drones Could Change The Shipping Industry HOW DRONES COULD CHANGE THE SHIPPING INDUSTRY

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Jul 23, 2019

Today, container ships transport more than 90% of all goods in the world, but it can take over a month for those goods to sail from Beijing to New York. Cargo drones could be the disruption needed in a global supply chain that has been largely unchanged since the 1950s.

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Is Freight Digitalization Still An Existential Threat? IS FREIGHT DIGITALIZATION STILL AN EXISTENTIAL THREAT?

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Jul 23, 2019

This year alone, Maersk has accelerated its direct-to-shipper strategy, digital forwarders have raised massive rounds, and platforms for forwarders and carriers big and small have continued to pop up almost daily, at least that’s how it seems. Logistics professionals have adapted incredibly we...

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Consumer Packaged Goods: How Does CPG Shipping Work? CONSUMER PACKAGED GOODS: HOW DOES CPG SHIPPING WORK?

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Jul 23, 2019

Consumer packaged goods (CPG) are a large part of the retail industry. These products support our daily lives, and proper transportation strategy is crucial for CPG companies to have goods delivered on-time. Shippers struggle with numerous challenges to meet the retailers’ compliances and ofte...

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Aliaxis Modernises Order Fulfilment & Logistical Processes with Voice & ePod Solution ALIAXIS MODERNISES ORDER FULFILMENT & LOGISTICAL PROCESSES WITH VOICE & EPOD SOLUTION

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Jul 22, 2019

Aliaxis Modernises its Order Fulfilment & Logistical Processes Thanks to End-to-End Voice & ePod Software Solution from BEC and Honeywell. A global leader in the production and distribution of advanced plastic piping systems, Aliaxis is an international group of businesses dedicated to ...

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More than just transport and logistics MORE THAN JUST TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS

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Jul 22, 2019

Bring people together, create jobs, contribute to the well-being of populations, support local development, promote entrepreneurship, protect the environment, long-term commitment: We do more than just transport and logistics.

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To keep your supply chain in good condition TO KEEP YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN IN GOOD CONDITION

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Jul 22, 2019

The supply chain is defined as a congregation of all the resources of an organization. Including its members, activities, and technology that operates solely for the purpose of creating and selling a particular product. One crucial factor in maintaining a healthy supply chain is through the integrat...

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Block chain in Pharma supply chain BLOCK CHAIN IN PHARMA SUPPLY CHAIN

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Jul 22, 2019

The life sciences supply chain has struggled with balancing risk, costs, and integrity in the collaborative aspect of its ecosystem. This imbalance can become more acute with the advent of personalized medicine as the supply chain is transitioning from one supply chain being executed hundred times t...

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What Are the KPIs of a Transportation Management System WHAT ARE THE KPIS OF A TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

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Jul 22, 2019

Key performance indicators (KPIs) refer to the targeted goals that rely on metrics to provide a snapshot of the health of your operation. They connect data and metrics with an evaluation of whether your operation performs as expected and what strengths or weaknesses may exist. Supply chain leaders n...

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Supply Chain and Logistics at a Glance SUPPLY CHAIN AND LOGISTICS AT A GLANCE

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Jul 21, 2019

Logistics Education And Pathways (LEAP): Supply Chain Management Principles. Supply Chain Fundamentals: Customer Service Operations. Logistics Education And Pathways (LEAP): Demand Planning. GTPE served 587 adult learners with professional education in Supply Chain and Logistics.

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COULD BLOCKCHAIN REVOLUTIONIZE PARCEL SHIPPING? COULD BLOCKCHAIN REVOLUTIONIZE PARCEL SHIPPING?

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Jul 20, 2019

Could blockchain revolutionize parcel shipping? Although more commonly associated with cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, in the last 18 months or so, blockchain’s potential for trade and transportation has been much discussed. In this white paper we examine how global companies like Precision Sof...

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Why Should You Care About NMFC Changes When Shipping LTL? WHY SHOULD YOU CARE ABOUT NMFC CHANGES WHEN SHIPPING LTL?

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Jul 19, 2019

The April 2019 round of NMFC changes shook up LTL shipping practices for nutritional beverage manufacturers around the country. Nutritional supplement drinks and whey protein were targeted for reclassification in the update. These items previously shipped at class 60 but the update created a seconda...

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Managing Supply Chains in a Digital World MANAGING SUPPLY CHAINS IN A DIGITAL WORLD

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Jul 19, 2019

Leading Digital Business Transformation and Innovation Programme: Managing Supply Chains in a Digital World Digitization and the ability to capture data in real-time have changed the nature of supply chain networks significantly. This course on Digital Supply Chains through 5 modules will focus on t...

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Multi-Client Warehousing: The Difference between Dedicated & Shared Warehousing MULTI-CLIENT WAREHOUSING: THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN DEDICATED & SHARED WAREHOUSING

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Jul 19, 2019

Every business works in a unique way; some benefit from contract warehousing, while others seek multi-client (shared) warehousing solutions to fulfill their requirements. Multi-client warehousing allows you to share the space with other customers and offers a flexible, affordable method to store you...

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A Million Miles and Counting: Cummins X15 at Mesilla Valley Transportation A MILLION MILES AND COUNTING: CUMMINS X15 AT MESILLA VALLEY TRANSPORTATION

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Jul 18, 2019

Cummins X15 Efficiency Series engine is designed to offer best-in-class reliability.  Drivers at Mesilla Valley Trucking ran a truck with an X15 field test engine and reached a million miles at the beginning of 2019, with nothing but preventative maintenance and calibration updates made to the ...

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More Than Logistics MORE THAN LOGISTICS

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Jul 18, 2019

There’s a reason customers rely on us to manage more and more of their supply chain. At ArcBest, we build relationships where the focus is always on you and finding ways to solve your logistics challenges. We combine owned assets with an extensive transportation network to give you dynamic opt...

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How The Shipping Industry Can Be Steered Clear From Pollution HOW THE SHIPPING INDUSTRY CAN BE STEERED CLEAR FROM POLLUTION

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Jul 18, 2019

It is a known fact that the global economy is greatly influenced by the shipping industry because of the fact that 90% of trading is carried over the oceanic routes. Over the years, the vast world of shipping has been imbibing the newer concepts of technology. While this has contributed a lot in imp...

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Logistics opportunities created by the Asia Pacific retail revolution LOGISTICS OPPORTUNITIES CREATED BY THE ASIA PACIFIC RETAIL REVOLUTION

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Jul 18, 2019

From click-and-collect to same-day delivery options, Asia Pacific retailers have an evolving set of supply chain, warehousing and delivery needs. Industrial investors see an upside to this omni-channel transformation. Consumers expect fast delivery and convenient collection points, and brands are re...

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Drone Automation For Warehouse DRONE AUTOMATION FOR WAREHOUSE

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Jul 18, 2019

The digital transformation of warehouses driven by safety, cost and revenue benefits is underway across the world. Technologies such as IoT, AI and drones are augmenting the business value created by adoption of RFID, robots and real-time analytics. UAVs have started playing a central role in the in...

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LOGISTICS AND SUPPLY CHAIN STRATEGIES LOGISTICS AND SUPPLY CHAIN STRATEGIES

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Jul 17, 2019

First Party Logistics Model The Logistics Enterprise does not outsource transport and logistics activities to third. The Logistics Enterprise hires a Transporter or o Carrier her transporting the shipment. Third Party Logistios Model The Logistics Enterprise able sub-seets our or ouisources packagin...

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Augmented Intelligence for Logistics Planning AUGMENTED INTELLIGENCE FOR LOGISTICS PLANNING

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Jul 17, 2019

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is already a widespread term in logistics, thanks to the implementation of exciting AI technologies like automated warehouses by Amazon, autonomous trucks by Einride, drone deliveries by Zipline, last-mile delivery robots by Starship, and more. These are the types of tec...

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COLD CHAIN SHIPPING COLD CHAIN SHIPPING

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Jul 17, 2019

There are many things to consider when shipping temperaturesensitive products, including regulatory standards, labeling requirements, and even selecting the right mode of transportation. Successful cold chain management requires an understanding of the many different interconnected systems and decis...

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How Digital Is Changing Supply Chains HOW DIGITAL IS CHANGING SUPPLY CHAINS

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Jul 17, 2019

Digital is disrupting traditional models and reshaping entire industries. The seven trends transforming supply chains. Localization Companies source and produce products in specific geographies to meet local demands. Sustainability Companies consider the environmental impact of manufacturing and sup...

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Get Lean and Stop Wasting Your Transportation and Supply Chain Dollars GET LEAN AND STOP WASTING YOUR TRANSPORTATION AND SUPPLY CHAIN DOLLARS

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Jul 17, 2019

Through one of the president organizations I belong to, I’ve spent a lot of time looking at “Lean” and learning from great groups like the Lean Enterprise Institute. If you know anything about Lean operating principles, then you know the value and benefits your company experiences ...

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How digital should be your supply chain skills? HOW DIGITAL SHOULD BE YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN SKILLS?

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Jul 17, 2019

The previous blogpost discussed the appropriate opportunity to invest in ‘new’ technologies for supply chains. But what skills are needed to buy, implement and use the technologies? A recent paper titled 21st Century Procurement Skills strongly emphases digital skills, but is this the co...

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3 Principles Motivating Supply Chain Innovation 3 PRINCIPLES MOTIVATING SUPPLY CHAIN INNOVATION

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Jul 17, 2019

Supply chain transformation is having more than just a moment. An acceleration in new technologies, strategic choices, and even basic ways of thinking about the movement of goods from source to user is creating a completely new environment for shippers to navigate. While the list of new innovations ...

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How Is Direct-to-Consumer Shipping Changing? HOW IS DIRECT-TO-CONSUMER SHIPPING CHANGING?

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Jul 17, 2019

Technology has changed the business world as we know it in many ways. One noticeable transformation is the way consumers shop, not just in terms of buying goods but also the research process, order fulfillment and continued support and that’s changing direct-to-consumer shipping. Most purchase...

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Supply Chain Briefing: Seven Ways Machine Learning Improves Efficiency SUPPLY CHAIN BRIEFING: SEVEN WAYS MACHINE LEARNING IMPROVES EFFICIENCY

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Jul 17, 2019

In our weekly Supply Chain Briefing series, we discuss how technology is transforming the various stages of the retail supply chain, including product design, demand forecasting, manufacturing, logistics, warehousing, last-mile delivery and sales. This report discusses machine learning, a branch of ...

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Six Ways the Supply Chain Benefits From the IoT SIX WAYS THE SUPPLY CHAIN BENEFITS FROM THE IOT

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Jul 17, 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT) is changing the way we look at everything from cooking and storing food in the home to tracking products as they move from the factory to store shelves. The logistics industry is just the latest in a long line of sectors adopting this new connected technology. How is the...

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CUT TRANSPORTATION COSTS CUT TRANSPORTATION COSTS

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Jul 17, 2019

The supply chain is a complex and costly industry, making it difficult but important to focus on the areas within the supply chain where improvements can be made, and costs can be cut. With careful planning and strategic thinking, organizations can both elevate their supply chain performance and str...

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Supply Chain In The 21st Century: How To Adapt When Technology Is Always Changing SUPPLY CHAIN IN THE 21ST CENTURY: HOW TO ADAPT WHEN TECHNOLOGY IS ALWAYS CHANGING

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Jul 17, 2019

Consumers have become accustomed to ordering nearly any product or service online, and the growth of e-commerce continues to impact all markets. In 2018, consumers spent $517.36 billion online with US merchants – up 14.2% from 2017. Now more than ever, organizations are focusing on optimizing ...

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What does achieving ISO 14001 mean in the world of logistics? WHAT DOES ACHIEVING ISO 14001 MEAN IN THE WORLD OF LOGISTICS?

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Jul 16, 2019

ISO14001 is the international standard that specifies requirements for an effective environmental management system (EMS). It provides a framework that an organization can follow, rather than establishing environmental performance requirements. The words you have just read are an official descriptio...

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How can smart containers help shipping companies? HOW CAN SMART CONTAINERS HELP SHIPPING COMPANIES?

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Jul 16, 2019

According to the above report: Danish shipping major A.P. Moller Maersk has decided to join its counterparts CMA CGM and the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) as a key shareholder and customer of Traxens, a provider of container tracking solutions. Here I’m going to share some ideas regardi...

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Oil and Gas Safety: 3 Practices for Safe Transportation OIL AND GAS SAFETY: 3 PRACTICES FOR SAFE TRANSPORTATION

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Jul 16, 2019

The oil and gas industry essentially involves exploring, utilizing and transporting hazardous materials. Therefore, oil and gas safety compliance and risk management are crucial in such a complex sector. Unfortunately, disruptions and breakdowns in oil and gas supply chain lead to devastating conseq...

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The Digital Supply Chain Twin – An Emerging Trend to Reveal Interconnected Insights THE DIGITAL SUPPLY CHAIN TWIN – AN EMERGING TREND TO REVEAL INTERCONNECTED INSIGHTS

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Jul 16, 2019

There is no single formula for supply chain digitization, and you may be like many companies who are either exploring or actively implementing any combination of the trends we outlined in our previous blog. In its recently published report, The 2019 Top Supply Chain Trends You Can’t Ignore, Ga...

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9 Steps to Onboarding a Transportation Management System 9 STEPS TO ONBOARDING A TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

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Jul 16, 2019

Deciding to implement a Transportation Management System (TMS) will significantly augment your team’s ability to respond to changes within the supply chain, secure additional trucking capacity, and overcome everyday challenges. Unfortunately, onboarding a TMS can be among the most significant ...

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Digitising the supply chain DIGITISING THE SUPPLY CHAIN

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Jul 16, 2019

The automotive industry is being transformed by new vehicle technology, but operational processes are also undergoing profound changes driven by unprecedented levels of data. The automotive industry is undergoing a fundamental change in the way it does business, as global supply chains are tested to...

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CTI Logistics + Linde: Together for the Long Haul CTI LOGISTICS + LINDE: TOGETHER FOR THE LONG HAUL

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Jul 16, 2019

The ongoing shared experience and success of CTI Logistics and Linde Material Handling is a classic example of how reputation backed by performance and innovation builds business relationships. Established in Perth in 1974, CTI Logistics’ continual growth has been turbocharged over the la...

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Prepare Your Supply Chain to Overcome Capacity Challenges PREPARE YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN TO OVERCOME CAPACITY CHALLENGES

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Jul 16, 2019

Increased demand and customer expectations continue to put pressure on shippers to deliver on-time-and-in-full without comprising their bottom line. This was especially difficult in 2018 as capacity constraints caused freight rates to skyrocket. While conditions have certainly improved over the last...

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Supply Chain Disruption SUPPLY CHAIN DISRUPTION

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Jul 16, 2019

AXA XL, the P&C and specialty risk division of AXA, is known for solving complex risks. For mid-sized companies, multinationals and even some inspirational individuals we don’t just provide re/insurance, we reinvent it.

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Digital Logistics – Bringing Intelligent Supply to Industry DIGITAL LOGISTICS – BRINGING INTELLIGENT SUPPLY TO INDUSTRY

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Jul 16, 2019

The digital age, changing customer expectations, new manufacturing methods. Challenges in the supply chain. An intelligent solution with predictive intelligence, analytics and real-time visibility. Make better strategic choices that drive competitiveness, growth and efficiencies by turning data into...

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Supply Chain Management in the Cloud SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT IN THE CLOUD

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Jul 16, 2019

For as long as organizations have worked together to move products or services from supplier to customer, sensitive business data has flowed up and down the supply chain. Today this information may be transmitted via email, eCommerce platform, application program interfaces or through direct access ...

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Looking for a New Logistics Provider? First Things First LOOKING FOR A NEW LOGISTICS PROVIDER? FIRST THINGS FIRST

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Jul 16, 2019

The competitive e-commerce landscape calls for strategic partnerships between growing businesses and logistics providers that put their customers first. As e-commerce causes structural changes across the shipping and logistics space, it can be challenging for business owners to find a logistics prov...

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Logistics spend management LOGISTICS SPEND MANAGEMENT

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Jul 15, 2019

Because transportation operates in the chaos of the real world, it’s subject to more unpredictability than other business processes. Carriers must operate in the realm of ocean storms, blizzards, and other natural hazards, along with operational errors or mechanical or infrastructure failures....

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Build Intelligent Supply Chain in The New BUILD INTELLIGENT SUPPLY CHAIN IN THE NEW

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Jul 15, 2019

Watch Sameer Amte, Managing Director, Accenture Strategy, talk about how Accenture is working with clients to break down supply chain silos and create intelligent supply chains. We have been alerted to the existence of fraudulent messages asking job seekers to set up payment to cover various co...

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WHAT SHIPPING METHOD IS BEST FOR CARGO AND FREIGHT? WHAT SHIPPING METHOD IS BEST FOR CARGO AND FREIGHT?

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Jul 15, 2019

Moving cargo and freight can be accomplished via a number of ways. Before choosing what is best for your freight and cargo shipping, consider several different factors.  Determine your freight dimensions or width and length, in addition to freight weight, storage needs, delivery requirements an...

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5 Transportation Management System Questions to Ask Upon Evaluation 5 TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM QUESTIONS TO ASK UPON EVALUATION

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Jul 15, 2019

At present, only 35% of shippers are using transportation management systems, so choosing the right system positions you to be a market leader & gain a competitive advantage. That why today we’ll give you the 5 Transportation Management System Questions to Ask Upon Evaluation.

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10 Steps to Integrate a Transportation Management System to Other Supply Chain Systems 10 STEPS TO INTEGRATE A TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM TO OTHER SUPPLY CHAIN SYSTEMS

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Jul 15, 2019

After selection and reviewing the expectations during integration, the process of actual integration begins. Unfortunately, attempting to integrate a TMS with other supply chain systems may come with significant challenges, and it’s best you take the planning of integration seriously, even if ...

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We Need Technology to Combat Labor Abuses in Supply Chains WE NEED TECHNOLOGY TO COMBAT LABOR ABUSES IN SUPPLY CHAINS

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Jul 15, 2019

Factory audits alone are not sufficient to prevent labor abuses in global supply chains. Technology must also be applied to the problem. That’s the conclusion of a recent report by Deloitte LLP’s Monitor Institute, a consulting team that works with private companies and other organizatio...

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Logistics and Supply Chain Management Course at NADIA Training Institute LOGISTICS AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT COURSE AT NADIA TRAINING INSTITUTE

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Jul 15, 2019

At NADIA Training Institute we love getting feedback from our students!  It makes us feel great knowing we are making such an amazing impact on our student's lives. Here's one of our student who was able to decide his career path from the Logistics and Supply Chain Management Course at ...

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Does blockchain hold the key to a new age of supply chain transparency and trust? DOES BLOCKCHAIN HOLD THE KEY TO A NEW AGE OF SUPPLY CHAIN TRANSPARENCY AND TRUST?

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Jul 15, 2019

Saving costs, improving traceability and transparency are key drivers of blockchain investments. Most blockchain deployments are still in the experimentation stage. Consumer Products tops the list of the industries with one-sixth moving beyond Proofs Of Concept. Blockchain in supply chain: where sho...

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Supply Chain Whitepaper SUPPLY CHAIN WHITEPAPER

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Jul 15, 2019

Safe, quality products earn the trust of the consumer. This trust is easily lost in the event of product recall due to contamination. Many issues contributing to food recalls are a result of supply chain controls that have failed, with effective supply chain management being a common issue in the in...

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7 Challenges Facing Supply Chain Leaders in 2019: What’s changed? 7 CHALLENGES FACING SUPPLY CHAIN LEADERS IN 2019: WHAT’S CHANGED?

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Jul 15, 2019

At the beginning of the year, we asked several of our top leaders to identify and discuss the biggest challenges facing supply chain leaders in 2019. Since we’ve made it halfway through the year, we decided to revisit these issues to see what, if anything, has changed and what you should do ab...

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Compete and Win in the Age of Account Based Buying COMPETE AND WIN IN THE AGE OF ACCOUNT BASED BUYING

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Jul 15, 2019

If you’re on a B2B revenue team, it’s likely your Marketing and Sales teams are experiencing some angst these days when it comes to understanding how prospects and customers want to interact with your company. On one hand customers seem to want ultra-personalized attention on every chann...

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Forrester Total Economic Report Shows a 405% ROI on 6sense FORRESTER TOTAL ECONOMIC REPORT SHOWS A 405% ROI ON 6SENSE

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Jul 15, 2019

Calculating ROI has become a requirement for any corporate investment, across all business functions. Gone are the days when B2B marketers could attribute their spend to “branding.” Today, they’re being forced to provide concrete spend-to-revenue analysis to justify their investmen...

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Duo Security Sets BDRs up for Success with 6sense DUO SECURITY SETS BDRS UP FOR SUCCESS WITH 6SENSE

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Jul 15, 2019

The role of a Business Development Rep can be a daunting one. Knowing where to prioritize when you have over 1,000 accounts and knowing what content to reach out to them and engage them with can be an impossible task. But if you have the right intent data that can show you where the account is in th...

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SailPoint Levels-Up their ABM Strategy with Intent Data SAILPOINT LEVELS-UP THEIR ABM STRATEGY WITH INTENT DATA

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Jul 15, 2019

The buyer’s journey has changed in a way which leaves many sales and marketing teams struggling to find insight from within what we call the Dark Funnel. However, many technology companies are starting to build solutions to address the radical new way customers engage and buy today by collecti...

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