Logistics opportunities created by the Asia Pacific retail revolution

July 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 reaching buyers across multiple channels to compete around the clock.

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Sound Transit

With more than a million new Puget Sound residents expected by 2040, the need for efficient transportation is only growing. For nearly two decades, we’ve been transforming the way the region moves by planning, building and operating regional transit. Sound Transit trains and buses enable people to travel easily and affordably to work, home, school and play. Our transit services provided nearly 35 million rides in 2015. And we’re expanding.

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THE DIGITAL LINK TO SUPPLY CHAIN

Infographic | January 3, 2020

Digital technologies drive efficiency of supply chain operations. Digital collaboration enables Zara to design, produce and deliver new apparel to stores in 14 days compared to 9 months for competition. Digital Technologies 11 Ensure Data Consistency Electron, Data Interchange platform helped Levi Strauss & Co. to reduce manual tracking and tracing of inbound shipments by 98%.

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10 Emerging Trends in Supply Chain Industry

Infographic | April 20, 2023

The supply chain industry is experiencing a rapid transformation in response to global volatility and uncertainty. From digitalization and automation to sustainability and agility, these trends offer significant opportunities for optimization and growth. Companies can reduce costs, increase revenue, and improve delivery reliability by adopting the trends.

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Supply chain planning

Infographic | January 27, 2020

Supply chain management software is segmented into planning components and execution components. Planning are activities such as developing demands forecasts, establishing the supplies, planning and scheduling manufacturing operations, and developing key performance metrics to ensure efficient and cost effective operations.

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Warehouse Safety

Infographic | February 21, 2020

Health and Safety is a major concern for the Supply Chain & Logistics industries, where hazards and workplace accident risk are significant. We’ve gathered some stats from Safe Work Australia to illustrate the above, as well as recommendations on how to run a safe warehouse:

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International Shipping Maritime, Air and Rail Industries Proactively Address Environmental Impacts

Infographic | April 10, 2020

International regulations for moving freight by ship and air are aligned to the goal of limiting sulfur and carbon emissions. International shippers need to be aware of new and upcoming regulations to make appropriate decisions for their businesses — or get the expert help they need. Meanwhile, railways have partnered with ports to promote emission-reducing intermodal rail.

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Creating an Integrated Supply Chain in Retail Grocery

Infographic | January 3, 2020

With the ongoing expansion of online retail, consumers want more convenience and a wider selection of fresh products, which have shorter shelf lives—putting more pressure on the entire supply chain. This pressure is pushing retailers' cost and service metrics in the wrong direction and boosting tension between retailers and their CPG suppliers. But what if they dealt with this pressure by looking at the supply chain together and using digital tools to collaborate.

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Sound Transit

With more than a million new Puget Sound residents expected by 2040, the need for efficient transportation is only growing. For nearly two decades, we’ve been transforming the way the region moves by planning, building and operating regional transit. Sound Transit trains and buses enable people to travel easily and affordably to work, home, school and play. Our transit services provided nearly 35 million rides in 2015. And we’re expanding.

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