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Amazon has turned the business landscape on its head. Netflix has transformed the entertainment industry. Uber has revolutionized the transportation industry. Aerospace firms are feeling the squeeze. Are you ready for what’s next? According to LMA Consulting Group’s research study, The Amazon Effect: How Higher Customer Service Standards Impact Your Business and What You Can Do to Thrive, customers are no longer satisfied with quality products delivered on-time; instead, they want rapid delivery, “go the extra mile” partnership type service and collaborative R&D/ design.
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Atthe turn of the century, Toyota Motor Manufacturing set a goal to be the number one car manufacturer in the world; they reached this goal earlier than expected. Measured by number of new vehicles sold, the truth is Toyota has been number one for many years when measured by more important metrics such as market capitalization, quality, sales growth and profitability. In fact, it is not uncommon for Toyota’s annual net profit to exceed that of the traditional big three combined. Something has clearly happened in the automotive industry. What’s happened is called the Toyota Production System...

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Freight Market Update

what's going on at the ports. Oakland if you've been paying attention, Oakland has some protests around the California AB5 Law that shut down a few of the terminals there last week. Terminals are back operating and open. According to the information that we got from the ports and the terminals, detention and demurrage has been extended for those days. It's still a disruption but they are utilized, they are employing that rule to extend the free time.
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Driving Supply Chain Efficiencies with Digital Order Management Solutions

Just how important is order management’s role in today’s business climate? Learn more in this exclusive webinar, including the impact on cashflow, common supply chain challenges, and the transformational benefits that automation can bring.
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Is your supply chain ready for a digital transformation?

Kinaxis

Digitization is here. And it’s re-defining supply chain. Disruptive technologies like advanced analytics, artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things are converging, bringing together the physical and digital worlds into new digital supply networks. These networks are taking supply chains from siloed and sequential to dynamic and interconnected. But true digital transformation isn’t just about the technology. Industry experts Tim Gaus, Principal at Deloitte, and Trevor Miles, Thought Leader at Kinaxis, explain how digital supply networks, combined with the right organizational change, can move your supply chain to the next level of growth.
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Reshoring – The Future of Supply Chains

Supply chain disruptions create uncertainty and unpredictability for both businesses and consumers. These disruptions bring to light an organization's supply chain dependencies, which they were often unaware of when everything was running smoothly. Re-shoring is one solution that is gaining popularity as a result of pandemic-related issues. Companies can lower the risk of disruptions by shortening the supply chain and moving manufacturing close to the points of sale to reduce the need for expensive and time-consuming transportation
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Spotlight

Atthe turn of the century, Toyota Motor Manufacturing set a goal to be the number one car manufacturer in the world; they reached this goal earlier than expected. Measured by number of new vehicles sold, the truth is Toyota has been number one for many years when measured by more important metrics such as market capitalization, quality, sales growth and profitability. In fact, it is not uncommon for Toyota’s annual net profit to exceed that of the traditional big three combined. Something has clearly happened in the automotive industry. What’s happened is called the Toyota Production System...

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