In the era of consumer-centric “agile” supply chain strategies, companies are forced to act more like retailers in how they capture, analyze and use consumer data. This gives visibility to internal and external supply chain partners on how products are made, sold and used. But that visibility demands more data from more points across the supply chain. In our information-intensive world, the old ways of ingesting, processing and storing data aren’t going to be sufficient. Join Hortonworks, Tech Mahindra and Qlik on Tuesday, Dec. 15th, 10am PST to learn how businesses can combine different and optimize material flows, track deliveries, predict shortfalls and prevent supply disruptions.
Ajilon, a leader in supply chain and logistics recruitment, partnered with the University of Washington College of Engineering’s Supply Chain Transportation & Logistics Center to present the webinar Supply Chain & Logistics: A Field for Trailblazers. In a highly globalized and interconnected world, there doesn’t seem to be a vocational frontier for the fearless. But there is. The supply chain and logistics field offer almost endless professional possibilities for those daring enough to pursue a career path within this increasingly indispensable industry.
Penske Logistics and Whirlpool Corporation are teaming up with SupplyChainBrain for a free, educational webinar titled: Developing a World-Class Transportation Center of Excellence — The Power of Partnership. The webinar takes place Wed., August 28, 2013 at 1 p.m. Eastern. Click here to register and learn more.
Other discussions were based on logistics and platooning. Speakers delved into ERTICO’s AEOLIXproject which leverages digital technologies to improve efficiency and to contribute to transport and logistics digitalisation of goods supply chains in Europe. As well as ENSEMBLE, an H2020 project using ITS-G5 technologies, that is paving the way for the adoption of multi-brand truck platooning, to assist drivers and improve traffic safety.