Transparency in the supply chain

| January 8, 2020

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Will all of the transparency available in logistics rattle new areas and force manufacturers and distributors to change the daily routines? Transparency is a great thing but not seen that way by everyone. AM Transport specializes in outsourced logistics services for manufacturers and distributors.

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Airways Freight Corporation

Airways Freight Corporation is a domestic and international full service freight forwarding operation providing 24 hour logistic services via land, air, and sea.

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Article | March 10, 2020

There’s no shortage of challenges for the logistics industry, whether it’s growing global tensions or trade wars. But technology is providing opportunities for improvement – and artificial intelligence (AI) is driving a lot of that change. Data in logistics was historically underutilised. But now the ability to capture and organise big data is enabling innovation in advanced analytics, automation and artificial and augmented intelligence – optimising entire delivery cycles as a result.

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Article | March 20, 2020

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Help Supply Chain Planners Be More Successful In These Uncertain Times

Article | March 9, 2020

As I flew to Dallas, I worked on this post. Before boarding the plane, I watched a traveler pull a diet Coke from the bin and thought about the struggle to source sweetener with the rise of COV-19. As I poured the dog food into the bowl for my pups, I wondered if I was going to have to switch kibble due to the looming issues of sourcing taurine—a health additive in many pet foods. Over the weekend, as I shopped at Lowes, it was hard for me to not think about the pending shortage of Titanium dioxide—an important ingredient in white paint and consider if I should stockpile it for the house I need to paint.

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Article | March 17, 2020

Supply Chain Digital takes a closer look at how organisations can speed up their manufacturing supply chain. As the world continues to mass adopt innovative technology and the ease in which consumers are able to receive information via the internet increases, consumers are demanding more immediacy when it comes to the services and the products that manufacturing organisations provide. WIth this in mind, industries need to ensure that they are prioritising speed across their operations, in order to meet customer demands. With supply chains becoming increasingly virtual as a result of innovative technology, the manufacturing sector needs to focus on developing a clear strategy in order to boost its overall responsiveness to demands.

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Airways Freight Corporation is a domestic and international full service freight forwarding operation providing 24 hour logistic services via land, air, and sea.

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