Digital Supply Chain Explained

January 21, 2020

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Hans Thalbauer, Senior Vice President – Digital Supply Chain and IoT, SAP shares his views on What is Digital Supply Chain and what it takes to become an Enterprise with a true Digital Supply Chain. Hans made these remarks during the Digital Supply Chain Institute's 7th Executive Leadership Forum in Belgrade, Serbia.

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TQ Logistics, Inc.

TQ Logistics provides customized dedicated trucking services based on two driving principles: consistent on-time delivery and maximum cost efficiency. With its corporate office in the transportation hub of Atlanta, Georgia, TQ Logistics has operations based in 21 states from coast to coast. TQ Logistics provides a wide variety of dedicated transportation services to various industries and to clients ranging from mid-sized privately held companies to Fortune 500 publicly traded corporations.

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Transportation Technology: A Source Of Clarity For Supply Chains In Need

Article | April 15, 2020

Transportation has always been the cornerstone of the supply chain and arguably its most targeted area when something goes wrong with a shipment. Why is my package late? What is my load’s current location? What is the ETA for my order? These are the daily questions that come from warehouses, distribution centers, and their end consumers – and they’re being asked now more than ever. Answering these questions requires holistic visibility into your supply chain that can only be achieved with the right mix of transportation technology and data management.

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Schneider Electric for suppliers

Article | June 27, 2020

At Schneider Electric, meeting our customers’ expectations is a key priority. As concern over COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) grows, we are monitoring developments to this situation globally, as well as following local health and government regulations, continually assessing and responding to changes. Our Business Continuity Plan (BCP) has been tested and implemented in geographies impacted. This plan includes health and safety, supply chain, lifecycle management services, and IT infrastructure. Schneider Electric operations meet the criteria of an essential critical infrastructure as defined by most governments. While we do not anticipate interruptions to our operations, local governments may require temporary containment measures. In these cases, we comply with local laws, and in most cases seek support from local authorities to maintain critical business operations as an essential business for our communities.

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For our deep Sustainability commitment and world leading contributions

Article | June 27, 2020

We track our commitments and goals quarterly through the Schneider Sustainability Impact 2018 – 2020 (formerly called the Planet & Society barometer). The 2018 – 2020 Schneider Sustainability Impact ?shows our commitments by 2020, as well as our contribution to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals to be achieved by governments, companies, and civil society by 2030. For nearly 15 years we have been following a clear action plan with a dashboard called Schneider Sustainability Impact. It is based on our 2050 vision with tangible deliverables updated every three years. Our CEO and CFO announce our results on a quarterly basis, together with the company’s financial results.

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How AI and automation could impact supply chain roles

Article | April 19, 2020

Innovations such as AI and automation have been tipped to kickstart the Fourth Revolution. While the technology is being widely adopted, it is constantly evolving. Therefore, there is uncertainty surrounding its overall impact, particularly on professional roles within the supply chain. Some fear that the technology will replace its human counterparts, while other experts suggest it will work in unison with humans, supporting them to focus on higher value opportunities. Amidst all of this uncertainty one thing is for certain: AI and automation will change how we operate.

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Spotlight

TQ Logistics, Inc.

TQ Logistics provides customized dedicated trucking services based on two driving principles: consistent on-time delivery and maximum cost efficiency. With its corporate office in the transportation hub of Atlanta, Georgia, TQ Logistics has operations based in 21 states from coast to coast. TQ Logistics provides a wide variety of dedicated transportation services to various industries and to clients ranging from mid-sized privately held companies to Fortune 500 publicly traded corporations.

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