5 B Corps with sustainable supply chains

Flock Freight

Find out which practices five well-known B Corps are using to achieve supply chain sustainability in this article

Reducing Supply Chain Complexity (Reining In the Endless Aisle)

Talking Logistics

“Complexity is really a killer,” said Roberto Isaias, Mattel’s chief supply-chain officer, as quoted in a January 2, 2020 Wall Street Journal article by Paul Ziobro. Read more Reducing Supply Chain Complexity (Reining In the Endless Aisle).

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Supply Chain Education and Qualifications

Logistics Bureau

In the previous episodes, Sarah Barnes-Humphrey , Supply Chain Expert, shared her thoughts on the 3PL Industry and the Technology in Supply Chain nowadays. In this video, she will be giving pieces of advice to people thinking of getting into Supply Chain.

Editor’s Choice: How IT Can Lead Supply Chain Transformation

Logistics Viewpoints

Note: Today’s post is part of our “Editor’s Choice” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide supply chain insights and advice. Today’s article is from Kinaxis. In a moment when unpredictable shifts in the flow of goods to consumers has dominated headlines, supply chains have become a driver of competitive differentiation for companies, with 65 percent believing their […].

Most Popular Articles of 2018

Logistics Viewpoints

As always, it was a busy year covering the latest supply chain and logistics trends, emerging technologies, mergers and acquisitions, major news announcements, and more. Like in years past, we wanted to look back at the Top 10 most popular articles written this year and see what our readers found to be the most interesting. The post Most Popular Articles of 2018 appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. We have entered the final weeks of the Logistics Viewpoints year.

Pursuing a Career in Logistics and Supply Chain

Logistics Bureau

The truth be told, the supply chain management profession is extremely broad and the range of jobs in the industry is vast. Supply Chain Planner: A manager whose main responsibility is to analyse a company’s supply chain performance.

How to Get a Job in the Supply Chain Sector

Logistics Bureau

So, you are thinking about a career in supply chain? You are not alone, especially as in the time since we first penned this article, one huge and unforeseen event has raised awareness of the global importance of this vital sector—and shown it to be an attractive career choice.

6 Steps to Sustainable Supply Chain Reality

Logistics Bureau

While your company undoubtedly has sustainability on its supply chain agenda, creating momentum can be tricky in what is after all, a fairly new way to approach performance improvement. How to Develop a Sustainable Supply Chain. Supply Chain Mapping.

The Wide Choice of Logistics and Supply Chain Jobs & Career Paths

247 Customs Broker

The truth be told, the supply chain management profession is extremely broad and the range of jobs in the industry is vast. There is no… The post The Wide Choice of Logistics and Supply Chain Jobs & Career Paths appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Blockchain in Supply Chain: 2 Ethereum-Based Projects That Demonstrate How Blockchain Can Improve Supply Chains

Cerasis

Supply chains are messy. Blockchain in Supply Chain Can Help. WHITE PAPER] The Top Supply Chain Trends that Will Impact Supply Chain Management in 2018. The inefficiencies that plague supply chains have seemingly been around forever. Provenance ensures transparency in supply chains, with the aim of encouraging brands to source materials and labor in an ethical and fair trade manner. Supply Chain

Want a Job in Supply Chain? Here’s How to Get a Foot in the Door

247 Customs Broker

So, you are thinking about a career in supply chain? You are not alone, especially as in the time since we first penned this article,… The post Want a Job in Supply Chain?

The Why, What and How of Supply Chain KPIs

Logistics Bureau

Supply Chain KPIs is the most popular topic on our Supply Chain Blog, LinkedIn, Youtube channel and on any social media accounts we have! So, we will share a recorded 1-hour webinar, all about Supply Chain key performance indicators.

The Most Common Supply Chain Fallacies

Logistics Viewpoints

This article describes the five most common fallacies surrounding supply chain management. The post The Most Common Supply Chain Fallacies appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Learning & Leadership fallacies supply chainSome of these are fallacies that have been around a long time and never seem to go away. Others are more recent in origin.

Technology in Supply Chain with Sarah Barnes-Humphrey

Logistics Bureau

We often get questions like: What are the essentials components in using tech in the supply chain, and what people usually get wrong? Watch this video as Sarah Barnes-Humphrey , Supply Chain Expert, shares her thoughts.

Boom Time for the Shared Economy within Supply Chain

Logistics Bureau

In logistics and supply chain management, however, transport and warehousing are the most significant sharing processes thanks to a welter of economic benefits for all parties—and the trend is accelerating despite the dampening effect of the COVID-19 pandemic.

How Artificial Intelligence is Boosting Supply Chain Performance

Logistics Bureau

A slew of new digital technologies is disrupting supply chain operations, but none is having more of an impact on the industry than artificial intelligence (AI). Other Uses for AI in the Supply Chain.

Gartner: Supply chain blockchain pilots stalling because of technology immaturity | Supply Chain Dive

Supply Chain and Logistics

Matt Leonard @Matt_Lnrd has summarized Gartner’s survey in this article, which seems to indicate more clearly that blockchain is a solution chasing problems. The basic problems are “technology immaturity”, “lack of standards”, ‘too ambitious scope”, and a misunderstanding of the use … Continue reading → Advanced Computing Logistics Supply Chains blockchain computing Gartner innovation standards technology transportation

The Future of Supply Chain with Sheri Hinish – Part 1

Logistics Bureau

What is the future of Supply Chain? An interesting question which must be addressed by the right person no other than Sheri Hinish also known as the Supply Chain Queen. Robobyrne: Supply Chain after the Crisis?

Basic Introduction on Supply Chain and Logistics Benchmarking

Logistics Bureau

What is Supply Chain Benchmarking? Related articles on this topic have appeared throughout our websites, why not check them out? Supply Chain Secrets: One Of The Best KPI Ever. Dawson Consulting: Why Supply Chain Benchmarking Matters for Small Businesses.

Scenario Modeling Is Now Crucial for Supply Chain Network Design

AIMMS

The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed many risks and uncertainties in supply chain networks. Current Technologies in Use for Supply Chain Network Design . Prolonged shutdowns have both financial and operational implications, which are often very difficult to assess due to the complexity and far-reaching nature of supply chains. Network design is only one of the many pieces of the supply chain planning puzzle.

Adopting Digital Payments: 3 Reasons For Supply Chain Companies

Cerasis

Editor’s Note: Today’s article is from Sydney Wess with Clutch who gives us 3 reasons supply chain companies should be adopting digital payment options. The post Adopting Digital Payments: 3 Reasons For Supply Chain Companies appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Supply Chain Adopting Digital Payments

Understanding The Need For A Stronger Supply Chain

Blue Grace Logistics

As much as we’d like to believe that our supply chains are both quick enough to react to major disruption and flexible enough to maneuver around major obstacles, the global pandemic has taught us that often isn’t the case. The industry’s supply chain is entirely domestic.

The Top 6 Supply Chain Trends in the Year of COVID-19

Morai Logistics

The supply chain has experienced more disruption and subsequent evolution than any time in recent history. As a result of COVID-19, companies have had to reevaluate the state of their supply chains and make the necessary adjustments to make them thrive in a time of great uncertainty.

Supply Chain Management Concepts

Globalior

Concepts in Supply Chain Management We are all used to turning on the coffee machine in the morning and waiting for our first cup of coffee. That work is what people in the business refer to as the supply chain management. To bring you that cup of coffee, someone worked tirelessly on a farm, someone organized the packaging of the coffee beans, someone calculated demand and supply mathematics to make sure you were paying the right amount for it and so on.

How Will Supply Chains Look in 2028? Let’s Check the Crystal Ball

247 Customs Broker

I have no crystal ball, of course, but instead I will tap into my consulting experience, add a dash of research, and fire it all… The post How Will Supply Chains Look in 2028?

Supply Chain Operations in 2028: Let’s Consult the Crystal Ball

Logistics Bureau

I have no crystal ball, of course, but instead I will tap into my consulting experience, add a dash of research, and fire it all up with some imagination to try get a picture of how the supply chain environment may look in eight years’ time. How 3D Printing will Shorten Supply Chains.

6 Steps Your Business Can Take to Achieve a Sustainable Supply Chain

247 Customs Broker

While your company undoubtedly has sustainability on its supply chain agenda, creating momentum can be tricky in what is after all, a fairly new way… The post 6 Steps Your Business Can Take to Achieve a Sustainable Supply Chain appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

How to Benchmark Your Supply Chain

Logistics Bureau

When we compare different levels of sophistication and performance in supply chains, we can identify particular levels that we think are important to achieve, or that represent typical performance levels for supply chains as a whole. You can also benchmark supply chains.

Reducing Supply Chain Complexity (Reining In the Endless Aisle)

247 Customs Broker

“Complexity is really a killer,” said Roberto Isaias, Mattel’s chief supply-chain officer, as quoted in a January 2, 2020 Wall Street Journal article by Paul… The post Reducing Supply Chain Complexity (Reining In the Endless Aisle) appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

The New Normal: 5 Ways Supply Chains are Reshaping Themselves

Morai Logistics

Supply chains have undergone extreme change in response to the pandemic these past few months—here’s what they’re set to look like going forward. It’s hard to overstate the impact COVID-19 has had on supply chains. Regional Supply Chains.

Strategic risks and the vulnerability of the munitions supply-chain

Logistics in War

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused significant disruptions to global supply chains. The pandemic has shown us the fragility of commercial supply chains; it gives us a reason to think about what a disruption to supply chains might have for the outcomes of military operations. Global supply chains provide the means to move munitions to the destination using a combination of military/commercial vessels and infrastructure. Supply Chains.

Supply Chain Management: Addressing the Globalization Problem

Morai Logistics

Alongside the many opportunities globalization presents for the supply chain industry are potential pitfalls, as such, preparing for them is crucial to the industry’s health. Globalization has had many positive effects on supply chains. Milosz Majta, outlines this in his Forbes article, Just as there are benefits and costs of globalization, there are similar pros and cons of a global supply chain.

Top Supply Chain Articles of 2015

Cerasis

As we head into 2016, we are featuring our most read articles of 2015 in our five main categories: Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Logistics, Transportation Management, and Freight. Yesterday we published the top 10 most read manufacturing articles of 2015. . Top 10 Supply Chain Articles from 2015. The following 10 supply chain articles are listed in order from the 10th most read blog post to the top most read post.

AI is Smarter Than Ever, and it’s Boosting Supply Chain Performance

247 Customs Broker

A slew of new digital technologies is disrupting supply chain operations, but none is having more of an impact on the industry than artificial intelligence… The post AI is Smarter Than Ever, and it’s Boosting Supply Chain Performance appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Cybersecurity and Supply Chain Risks

Morai Logistics

As supply chains get increasingly digitized, the risks of supply chains being undermined by cyber attacks also increases, making cybersecurity vital to supply chain health. Digital transformation is something that is crucial for supply chains going forward. That means more than half of those in the supply chain industry have dealt with cyber attacks already. Cyber Security cybersecurity risk supply chain