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The spread of technology throughout the warehouse has created abundant and valuable information, if only you can find it.
A new report from supply chain consultancy Armstrong & Associates stated that 90% of Domestic Fortune 500 companies rely on third-party logistics (3PL) providers for outsourced logistics and supply chain services. (May 24, 2017)
In this second post in our series of S&OP myths we highlight the need for flexibility in the S&OP process to facilitate a robust and repeatable process that can support your company’s business objectives. (May 23, 2017)
Two major players in the “digitization” of the ocean container shipping industry, have shared their observations about new networking opportunities. (May 19, 2017)
Third ‘For Dummies’ book from JDA offers five steps for tackling supply chain digitalization, including leveraging virtual reality, IoT and advanced analytics. (May 19, 2017)
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Program to accelerate soldiers' transition to civilian careers in precision machining and industrial technology. (May 17, 2017)
This paper provides information about five new innovative technologies that could greatly impact the supply chain, it delves into the many benefits of each technology as well as some challenges, and it gives you a peek into an amazing future. (May 16, 2017)
Robotics tops the list of most likely disruptors in next five years, 3D printing considered least viable in the short term. (May 16, 2017)
Survey of industry experts shows 50% expect market to increase over the next six months, 10% bracing for a decline. (May 16, 2017)
Modex 2018 to feature first-ever Smart City Logistics and Connected Supply Chain Solution Centers. (May 15, 2017)
This is the first of a series of five posts that investigates common myths and mistruths I have heard over the last 20+ years regarding Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP); hopefully, by exploring these myths we can generate a greater understanding of what S&OP is and what it is not. (May 11, 2017)
In this webcast a panel of supply chain technology analysts demystify some of today's "buzz" terms and share practical insight into how to better apply the existing technologies that will create a more "intelligent" logistics operation. (May 08, 2017)
Everyone is talking about terms like digitization, Industry 4.0 and digital supply chain management, but what sort of technologies fall under these broad terms, and how will they change the management capabilities at our disposal? To find out, we talked to some noted supply chain analysts, consultants and technology executives and gathered six digital trends to watch.
(May 03, 2017)
SDI, Penn State’s Center for Supply Chain Research, University of Tennessee Knoxville, and Peerless Media co-sponsor awards program to recognize leaders who have transformed MRO from a cost of doing business to a strategic lever of competitiveness. (May 03, 2017)
While the technological tools needed to create the seamless digital logistics network already exist, this year’s panel says that these enablers need to be applied at a more rapid rate for today’s logistics operations to stay relevant.
(May 02, 2017)