Study: Biodiesel packs major health and economic benefits

The Supply Chain Journal

Up to 45% of cancer risk could be reduced, and 203,000 asthma attacks annually could be avoided or lessened in the areas evaluated by switching to B100, according to the study, “ Assessment of health benefits from using biodiesel as a transportation fuel ,” conducted by Trinity Consultants.

IoT in Logistics “The Maersk Case Study”

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

According to the article “ How IoT can improve the logistic pro ces s ” the internet of things (IoT) provides data, which describes objects “physical assets” for example a good to be transported and distributed worldwide.

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Managed Services Clarifies Data In The Chemical Supply Chain

Trinity Logistics

Chemical manufacturers collect and use a lot of data in their supply chain. They deal with data on their products, customers, transportation, storage, operations and more. You can find ways to manage your data in one place using a 3PL’s Transportation Management System (TMS).

Amazon Study of Workers’ Covid Is Faulted Over Lack of Key Data

Supply Chain Brain

Amazon’s analysis of COVID-19 infection rates among its workers has several flaws and falls short of assessing whether the world’s biggest online retailer did a good job protecting its workforce through the pandemic, according to infectious disease experts who track pandemics

What Makes Data So Valuable?

Shipchain

Today’s hottest commodity is data. Nowadays, how you study, manage, and protect your data can make or break you. Read on for an analysis as to why data is so valuable and how you can be optimizing it. So What is Data? In simplest terms, data is any set of facts or figures. Moreover, with society’s increasing resilience on technology, the amount of data created is growing exponentially. What Makes Data So Valuable?

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Porch pirates: examining unattended package theft through crime script analysis

Logistics Trends and Insights

Currently, little is known about unattended package theft and the present study represents the first known scholarly examination of this crime. A share from Ben Stickle of Middle Tennessee State University. The full article is available here for a limited time.

Supply Chain Big Data: Why Supply Chain Leaders Are Using Big Data Analytics

GlobalTranz

Thanks to data gathering programs, supply chain software , and data entry applications, this represents a mountain of data, which has the potential to provide ground-breaking insight into how to improve business-model efficiency. As a result, business leaders can reap a significant return on investment by thoroughly analyzing this data. What Is Supply Chain Big Data? Supply Chain big data is the ultimate compilation of data gathered in the course of business.

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Fine Arts Logistics Market: Technological Advancement & Growth Analysis with Forecast to 2025

247 Customs Broker

Data available with Market Study Report, LLC, regarding ‘ Fine Arts Logistics Market’ unveils a succinct analysis of the market size, regional spectrum and revenue… The post Fine Arts Logistics Market: Technological Advancement & Growth Analysis with Forecast to 2025 appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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Pharmaceuticals Cold Chain Logistics Market: Technological Advancement & Growth Analysis with Forecast to 2025

247 Customs Broker

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Saving Your Company After a Data Breach

Supply Chain Brain

Companies large and small are susceptible to data breaches. She’ll tell us how companies can take a proactive approach to a data breach, minimizing the damage and preserving their brand. Show notes : The Cost of Data Breach Study , conducted by Ponemon Institute. Global Supply Chain Management Quality & Metrics Regulation and Compliance SC Analysis & Consulting Supply Chain Security & Risk Mgmt. Podcasts All Technology Big Data/IOT SC Finance & Revenue Mgmt.

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How Freight & Transportation Data Can Trim Your Transportation Spend

GlobalTranz

When you want to drive down your logistics and transportation spend, the very first thing that you need is freight and transportation data. Without hard data, you can’t take action. When enterprises try to act in the absence of data, they are usually guessing and won’t get the results they need. However, as we’ve noted in a previous post, getting the right data is key as well. Luckily, this isn’t the case for transportation data.

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Celebrating the crossroads of data and research — Taking the Hire Road

The Supply Chain Journal

ATRI collects and processes truck GPS data in support of many U.S. Using GPS data from over 1 million trucks, ATRI has developed an ongoing truck bottleneck analysis of truck traffic congestion at over 300 locations around the nation’s interstate highway system.

Logistics KPIs Case Study: Whirlpool’s Supply Chain and Logistics Success Driven by Effective KPI Implementation

GlobalTranz

We conclude our ongoing series in talking about effective KPI management by giving you a real live Logistics KPIs management case study from Whirlpool's engagement with a logistics service level provider. We hope the following case study shows you the proverbial proof in the pudding of effective Logistics KPIs management. . A Case Study of How one Large Shipper Used Effective Logistics KPIs Management to Stay Strategic and Competitive.

Nussbaum Transportation Services streamlines quotes with SONAR

FreightWaves SONAR

View the Full Case Study. Nussbaum Transportation Services adds value throughout its enterprise and uses data proactively to manage pricing strategies. View the Full Case Study. Case Studies Freight Market Blog Nussbaum Transportation

27th Annual Study of Logistics and Transportation Trends - Full 40 Page Report

Logistics Management

The full, 40-page research report features all the data gleaned from this year’s survey plus a summary analysis from the editors of Logistics Management

The Importance of Clear Data When Planning for Your Business’s Success

WorkWave

In the grand scheme of things, data analysis falls into the categories of descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive. Before you can analyze the data you have though, you need to make it digestible. Time To Read: 9 minutes.

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How Edge Logistics uses FreightWaves SONAR as the Backbone for Growth

FreightWaves SONAR

View the Full Case Study. Edge Logistics is all about data, so we use everything we can find. Gaining access to marketwide and granular data affords significant opportunities to Edge Logistics including: To gain operational insight into what is going on now in the freight market.

Cool Chain Market SWOT Analysis of Key Players- AmeriCold Logistics, Nichirei Logistics, Lineage Logistics

247 Customs Broker

HTF MI released a new market study on Global Cool Chain Market with 100+ market data Tables, Pie Chat, Graphs & Figures spread through Pages… The post Cool Chain Market SWOT Analysis of Key Players- AmeriCold Logistics, Nichirei Logistics, Lineage Logistics appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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Cool Chain Market SWOT Analysis of Key Players- AmeriCold Logistics, Nichirei Logistics, Lineage Logistics – Global Reports

247 Customs Broker

HTF MI released a new market study on Global Cool Chain Market with 100+ market data Tables, Pie Chat, Graphs & Figures spread through Pages… The post Cool Chain Market SWOT Analysis of Key Players- AmeriCold Logistics, Nichirei Logistics, Lineage Logistics – Global Reports appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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Rethinking global supply chains could be long, hard process

The Supply Chain Journal

People would be well advised to study the economic history of China, going back to the late 1970s when the Chinese government policy changed from an agrarian agricultural-oriented society to export manufacturing-oriented,” Gardner said. “It’s Census data researched by Descartes Datamyne.

Condition Monitoring- A Case Study-Part II

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Though late, but when they decided to run through past condition data they found a substantial evidence- A high copper concentration in the hydraulic oil. The oil sampling results had been showing increased copper levels but neither the field engineer who were reporting the data nor the bosses sitting in the head office caught the spike. The proactive nature of the CM emphasizes on the Root Cause Analysis element of the maintenance.

Condition Monitoring- A Case Study-Part I

Infosys Supply Chain Management

What do we need for a successful condition monitoring, heaps of operational data? Knowhow of slice and dice data analysis, possibly true but in my opinion these are not comprehensive enough. Here''s presenting the case study of how a seemingly workable condition monitoring exercise can possibly go wrong. Being critical equipment, it was a mandate to practice detailed documentation of operational and condition monitoring data for these equipment''s.

Condition Monitoring- A Case Study-Part II

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Though late, but when they decided to run through past condition data they found a substantial evidence- A high copper concentration in the hydraulic oil. The oil sampling results had been showing increased copper levels but neither the field engineer who were reporting the data nor the bosses sitting in the head office caught the spike. The purpose is sometimes not known well, as in this case the maintenance teams were completely cutoff from the mainstream use of the Asset data.

The Data Needed to Transform Supply Chains – Talking Logistics

247 Customs Broker

Again and again, digitization and data were at the heart of panel and networking conversations. Even headline speakers were professing “data got sexy” and data is now a core strategy for companies looking to succeed. The Hackett Group provides a useful visual for describing the maturity stages that supply chain is moving through as the industry strives to leverage data and advanced analytics. Supply chain leaders are wanting their organizations to be data-driven.

TMS in the Cloud: Some Lingering Misconceptions

Talking Logistics

When we initially went down this road, we did a full quantitative and qualitative analysis and the ability to upgrade on a more regular basis was definitely one of the benefits. Access to data was another consideration. There was a perception with cloud that we would lose control of our data or our ability to access it on a regular basis, but we haven’t experienced that through the many years we have used the solution.

[Infographic] 21st Third Party Logistics Study Shows Increased Use of 3PLs & Shippers

GlobalTranz

At the close of 2016, the 21 st Annual Third-Party Logistics Study found the overall use of third-party logistics providers ( 3PLs ) is increasing, but the types of logistics services utilized indicate the industry is entering a shift in how it operates. Since you, as a shipper, rely on having the most accurate information available and applicable to your operation, understanding the trends identified in the third party logistics study can help your business grow throughout 2017.

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A.I. for Compliance: An ‘Artificial’ Answer to a Very Real Problem

Supply Chain Brain

excels is in the management of data. Information these days comes in three basic forms: open data, in the form of studies, papers and analyses, often available on the internet; public data, usually free but protected by copyright and requiring adherence to some form of legal agreement; and private data, available only through subscription or permissioned access.

DOT seeks ‘careful and prompt consideration’ of Amtrak service to Gulf Coast

The Supply Chain Journal

DOT also says there hasn’t been enough data available to reach a conclusion about how best to restore service. Furthermore, the lack of adequate data in a 2020 study convened by Amtrak, CSX and NS has also hampered efforts to restore service, according to DOT. The U.S.

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Supply Chain Management:Importance of Proactive Master Data.

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Cloud & Big Data. Case Studies. |. « Collaborative Platform for Enterprise of Future | Main | Key Asset Management trends in Oil & Gas Industry » Importance of Proactive Master Data Maintenance in SAP SCM Support. We conducted a thorough analysis of these concerns & compared results in different geographies. These 3 master data elements contributed to almost 50-60% of planning issues. About Us. Contact Us. Newsroom Investors Careers.

Advanced Analytics Continue to Get a Bigger Plate at the Manufacturing Dinner Table

GlobalTranz

Data collection, analysis, and appropriation will be defining factors for manufacturers this year. The Industrial Revolution gave birth to the concept of statistical quality reporting, the ultimate precursor to all data processing and analysis aspects in business. As the world became increasingly reliant on computers and technology, the ideas of aggregating data will focus more on electronics and capabilities. More Data Is Becoming Available Every Second.

Driver Shortage, Driverless Vehicles, and Other Supply Chain Curiosities

Logistics Viewpoints

An impressive case study to be sure, but alas, the cost of the technology is still prohibitive for most companies. In a word, it’s data. By analyzing data, monitoring KPIs and making decisions based on facts, you can better predict the market and plan for better business outcomes.

DOT seeks ‘careful and prompt consideration’ of Amtrak service to Gulf Coast

The Supply Chain Journal

DOT also says there hasn’t been enough data available to reach a conclusion about how best to restore service. Furthermore, the lack of adequate data in a 2020 study convened by Amtrak, CSX and NS has also hampered efforts to restore service, according to DOT. The U.S.

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Predictive Analytics is Critical in the Logistics and Supply Chain

LandLink

Predictive analysis allows for advanced planning for future demand based upon historical data. In todays Logistics business time and performance are key to success.

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Precision Pricing Software

Logistics Business Magazine

Forensic profitability analysis for small and global businesses alike is available at a click with today’s supply chain software, as Paul Hamblin discovers. Because we had that, we could cross reference it to the P&L, we could cross-reference it to the billing data.

Supplier Risk Management: 4 Things To Look Out for During On-Site Evaluations

GlobalTranz

It is of great interest to us to find other resources that can help aid our customer shippers in continually improving through data and analytics. According to a 2011 Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance study , the most prominent securement violations are “failure to prevent shifting cargo, and “leaking/spilling/blowing/falling cargo.” Ben is passionate about risk analysis, business administration, and technology issues affecting the transportation and logistics industry.