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Supply Chain & Retail Trends and Their Impact on the Warehouse

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The Does LogisticsMatter? Podcast is all about trends and innovations in supply chain and logistics. This episode features Karin Hoogvliet, Client Executive at NYCE.LOGIC. In this episode, Karin and I talk about the latest retail supply chains and what they mean for warehousing operations.

The Industrial Supply Chain Crisis Solved with Technology

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Digital B2B eCommerce, while extraordinary, triggered the scope of the supply chain problem. Buyers purchase more online. This frictionless purchasing path has driven demand at a time when supply chains are fragile.

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DRONAMICS is the First Cargo Drone Company Certified for Cross-EU Operations

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DRONAMICS is the first cargo airline to obtain an EU Light UAS Operator Certificate (LUC). The LUC is the highest authorisation currently achievable for European drone operations. The license is the first one issued in Europe for cargo drone operations.

Innovations & Start-ups: Drones, Robots, Boring Stuff, and More…

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Trends and innovations in supply chain and logistics: that is what this blog is all bout. Therefore I periodically bring you an overview of the news on logistics start-ups and innovations below. Follow @LogisticsMatter on Twitter to stay updated with the latest news and the best background stories.

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Gartner on Choosing the Right Supply Chain Visibility Platform for Your Business

Supply Chain Visibility is critical to success in today’s market, but how do you ensure that you choose the right platform? Gartner rates 11 visibility platforms on 100+ capabilities to help you make the best decision for your business. Download the report!

Developments in On-Demand Delivery

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The Does LogisticsMatter? Podcast is all about trends and innovations in supply chain and logistics. This episode features Gijsbregt Brouwer, Food Retail Expert and Trend Watcher at Bright Guys.

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Avoiding Supply Chain Disruptions Starts with New Sources for Logistics Racking and Shelving

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Demand for warehouse facilities in urban areas has increased as e-commerce giants launch same-day delivery services. This eventually fueled the industrial racking systems’ demand in North America.

Innovations & Start-ups: Robots, Self-Driving Trucks, the Metaverse and More…

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Trends and innovations in supply chain and logistics: that is what this blog is all bout. Therefore I periodically bring you an overview of the news on logistics start-ups and innovations below. Follow @LogisticsMatter on Twitter to stay updated with the latest news and the best background stories.

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Supply Chains Have Key Role to Play in Global Vaccine Equity Conversation…

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As we have witnessed over the last two years, when functioning correctly, global supply chains broaden access to critical medicines for billions around the world.

The Benefits of a Digital Twin

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The Does LogisticsMatter? Podcast is all about trends and innovations in supply chain and logistics. This episode features Miguel van Asch, Head of Data and Analytics at Ahlers. In this episode, Miguel and I talk about the power of data.

How to Achieve True Net-Zero Emissions: An Action Plan for Supply Chain Leaders

To achieve sustainability, many firms set lofty net-zero emissions goals. However, meeting them is easier said than done. This GEP whitepaper shows why supply shain leaders should take steps now, and offers an action plan for moving forward.

Innovations & Start-ups: Autonomous Trucking, Robots, AI, and more…

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Trends and innovations in supply chain and logistics: that is what this blog is all bout. Therefore I periodically bring you an overview of the news on logistics start-ups and innovations below. Follow @LogisticsMatter on Twitter to stay updated with the latest news and the best background stories.

5 Ways COVID19 Changed Retail Supply Chains for Good

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Whether a crisis lasts weeks, months or years, it is clear that the global response to the pandemic has fundamentally changed consumer realities & the retailers they do business with.

Awesome LEGO Warehouse Needs Your Votes to Get it Produced!

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My passion for logistics didn’t reveal itself until I visited a warehouse during a Logistics Management course when I studied Business Administration at the Erasmus University in Rotterdam. That and my reading of Eliyahu Goldratt’s book The Goal sealed it for me.

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Six Myths About Growing Your Business in China

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The Does LogisticsMatter? Podcast is all about trends and innovations in supply chain and logistics. For this episode I had the pleasure to speak to Elena Robakidze, Business Development Manager at Ahlers.

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Using Technology & Strategy to Build a More Resilient Supply Chain

Speaker: Tom Coughlin, President at Coughlin Associates, Inc.

The pandemic has made companies acutely aware of the interdependence of supply chains, with reliance on multiple suppliers to produce crucial components of finished products. One of the consequences will be the growth of more local content in products, and that will require the use of new technologies. In this webinar, learn how to navigate the ways technology working with humans will transform the way products are made and distributed.

Using a Digital Twin to Increase Your Supply Chain Resilience

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The Does LogisticsMatter? Podcast is all about trends and innovations in supply chain and logistics. Returning guest on this episode is Miguel van Asch, Head of Data and Analytics at Ahlers.

Sustainability is the Challenge of Our Time for Global Commerce

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The increase in global commerce over the last century is undoubtedly a positive development, however, it has also brought its own challenges.

Great Working from Home Concept: the Container Office!

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If the COVID pandemic has done one thing, it has changed how we look at working from home. In most countries, COVID is under control and offices are open for business again. What I’m hearing around me is that many people don’t want to go back to the office full time.

What Are Package Storage and Package Receiving Services?

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Did you know that package theft and missed deliveries are a rising problem in the US? Given the boom in online shopping during the pandemic, the troubles of package theft and missed deliveries have become significant. In 2021, the e-commerce industry had a whopping 26 billion orders to deliver.

Gartner's Market Guide for Data Analytics and Intelligence Platforms in Supply Chain

The data analytics and intelligence markets are evolving, and supply chain leaders are struggling to keep up. This research offers an overview of the market conditions and provides a list of representative vendors with platform-based solutions for supply chain.

Trends in e-Commerce and How to Expand Your Business into China

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When I came to China six years ago, the first thing I noticed was how advanced e-commerce was.15-30 minute delivery windows have only recently been widely adopted in Europe and the United States. Still, it was common practice in China already then.

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A Fly-Through of Tesla’s New Giga Factory in Berlin

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Just last month, Tesla opened its first production facility in Europe. It is one of five of Tesla’s Giga Factories, making the total number of Tesla factories six if you include the original factory in Freemont. Tesla will build Model Y cars in Berlin.

Supply Chain and Logistics in 2021, and What We Can Expect in 2022

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What a year it has been! The pandemic has caused disruptions in supply chains and logistics operations worldwide, and as a bonus, the Ever Given blocked the Suez Canal. Shortage of parts, like CPUs, are causing production stops in many industries. Never a dull moment when you work in logistics.

Logistics Operations: Evaluating the Merits of On-Board PLCs in Automated Guided Vehicles

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With the growth of large footprint warehouses, distribution centers, and large 3PLs, one of the most crucial decisions in the initial design phase of a machine is the selection of the control system.

New Research: The State of Supply Chain Network Design in 2022

This report explores how the state of supply chain network design has changed – including how the tools, maturity models, and market demands are transforming the network design practice.

Disruptions Are Real-Time, So Why Isn’t Your Data?

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2021 was the year that supply chain and logistics became top of mind for everybody.

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A Case for Mitigating Market Volatility: Moving Your Supply Chain Closer to Your Customers

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Ìncreased flexibility, access to larger workforces & reduced operational expenses.

Executing at the Speed of Your Customer

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The Does Logistics Matter? Podcast is all about trends and innovations in supply chain and logistics. This episode features Pieter van den Broecke, Managing Director Netherlands, Belgium, and Germany at Manhattan Associates.

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Uganda Industry and Intralogistics: Poised for Growth

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Recently, manufacturing journalist and founder of the Manufacturing Media Consortium, Thomas R. Cutler met with Benita Bageire in Entebbe to discuss Uganda and Africa’s economic potential. Cutler noted, “It is a dynamic time for Uganda’s role in manufacturing and global intralogistics.”

8 Questions to Rate Supply Chain Platform Needs and Capabilities

There have been many investments in supply chain technologies, but the ability of vendors to enable orchestration differs, making the buying decision complex. TadaNow offers critical questions to ask when evaluating supply chain platforms.

Uganda: Solving the Global Supply Chain and Labor Constraints

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Having recently returned from Uganda, had the pleasure of being introduced by Bernard Munyanziza of Nzuzi Hospitality to Emmanuel Obua of Apogee Logistics.

Picking Robots in the Warehouse and How They Will Replace Humans

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The Does LogisticsMatter? Podcast is all about trends and innovations in supply chain and logistics. This episode features Herbert ten Have, CEO at Fyzir. In this episode, Herbert and I talk about robots in the warehouse, specifically picking robots.

Supply Chain Agility and Digital Freight

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The Does LogisticsMatter? Podcast is all about trends and innovations in supply chain and logistics. This episode features Sam Greenhalgh, VP Sales Europe at Zencargo. In this episode, Sam and I talk about the importance of data and giving companies a competitive edge.

Transporting a production line to Russia. The devil sits in the detail.

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Transporting a complete air separation plant, consisting of several large 85-ton oversized units and over 50 standard and oversized truckloads of parts and materials from 4 different countries via road and ocean to Moglino in Russia.

8 Supply Chain Technology Trends for 2022 and Beyond

Supply chain visibility, collaboration, and orchestration are now the top priority for executives. TadaNow has put together eight supply chain technology trends to incorporate into your supply chain strategy for the remainder of 2022 and beyond.