Data Quality: Your Digital Transformation Depends on It

Logistics Viewpoints

In a prior post , I wrote about the various ways data is transforming global supply chains. Today, I’m going to add a qualifier — it has to be quality data. It’s a critical point, because there are so many ways that data can, well, “go bad”. So, what is quality data?

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Killing Ghost Loads and Phantom Data with Michael Darden

The Logistics of Logistics

Killing Ghost Loads and Phantom Data with Michael Darden. Michael Darden and Joe Lynch discuss killing ghost loads and phantom data. Michael is the CEO of DFM Data Corp, a utility company designed to be a tool between digital partners moving freight in the USA and Canada.

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Industry success calls for data sharing among competitors

The Supply Chain Journal

Tive, FourKites and project44 believe that collaboration and data sharing among different visibility providers is the only way to expand the breadth and depth of visibility within the industry as a whole.

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Samsara data points to increased digitization across industries

The Supply Chain Journal

The pandemic has accelerated a major shift to digitization for trucking fleets and industrial operations. Misuse of B-1 visa drivers undercutting trucking industry.

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How to Overcome the Pain Points of Your CRM

CRM software is a powerful tool when used correctly, yet another obstacle to a sales team’s efficiency when it’s not. Leveraging research and commentary from industry analysts, this eBook explores how your sales team can get back valuable time by overcoming some pain points with your CRM, such as low adoption rates, integrations, and data quality.

How Sustainability is Molding the Chemical Industry

Trinity Logistics

The chemical industry faces complexities every day. One of the significant challenges facing the chemical industry today is the pressure for sustainability. With climate change in the spotlight, consumers are taking notice, and sustainability is molding the chemical industry.

How manufacturers can monetize data


Data is a crucial component of digital transformation in the manufacturing sector. However, data in itself is not a value driver. Many manufacturers aren’t maximizing the value from enriching data and missing out on opportunities to grow, optimize or manage risk.

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Data Science Platform Gives CPGs Access to Robust Transaction Data, Enabling Growth

Supply Chain Brain

84.51°, a retail data science, insights and media company, announced the release of its new platform, the 84.51° Collaborative Cloud, designed to help the CPG industry optimize its data science teams

Straight Talk on 5G for Industrial Applications

Logistics Viewpoints

However, the 5G protocol is slowly evolving to add more features for industrial applications. Like many other large industrial manufacturers, Covestro has been very interested in 5G as a key enabler of the Smart Factory. For industry, 5G is a developing technology.

Why near-real-time electronic freight tender trucking data is more reliable than waiting on submitted data

FreightWaves SONAR

Data for data’s sake lacks value, especially in the view of the supply chain. And across the market, submitted data becomes rapidly outdated. And in some industries, outdated data can have disastrous consequences. Additional benefits of actual tender data.

How to Overcome the Pain Points of Your CRM

When used effectively, a CRM can be the life blood of your sales team – keeping everyone organized, efficient, and at peak productivity. However, as a company, sales stack, and database grow, it becomes difficult to uphold structure and governance to keep a CRM up-to-date. The result? Less organization, more confusion, and fewer deals closed. Leveraging leading industry research from industry analysts, this eBook explores how your sales team can gain back valuable time.

[e-Book] Big Data In The Supply Chain & Transportation Industry


We invite you to download the all new Cerasis e-book "Big Data In The Supply Chain & Transportation Industry." In this e-book, you'll learn the following: What is Big Data? How do supply chain & transportation leaders get started in collecting & using Big Data? What is the impact of Big Data on the Supply Chain & Transportation Industries? How can leaders use big data as a tool to continuously improve?

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Retail enterprise suppliers’ best practices to use global trade data

FreightWaves SONAR

Global trade data and shipping demand management are not just things that high-tech companies and international investors need to worry about. Global markets are at the heart of industries large and small and have become a key player in the transportation industry.

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New Year Resolution: Start Collecting More Data in 2021

Blue Grace Logistics

As you might have guessed from the title, it’s time to start collecting more data. The Big Benefits of Big Data. Digitalization also creates the opportunity to collect data that would otherwise fall into the unknown. Simply put, good data drives better service.

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Marketing data to make CEOs happy — Cyberly

The Supply Chain Journal

She also hosts Anthony Vitiello from PCS Software to break down AI use to help manage all of the data within a TMS platform. Vitiello also works through making data actionable and talks about hosting one of the industry’s first in-person conferences in a post-lockdown world.

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Reaching Unreachable Candidates

Speaker: Patrick Dempsey and Andrew Erpelding of ZoomInfo

What is ZoomInfo for Recruiters? Find and connect with the right talent to fill roles fast with more data, basic search, advanced search, candidate and company profiles, and export results. Watch this On-Demand Webinar today to see how ZoomInfo for Recruiters can work to get your talented candidates results.

How Data Can Improve Last-Mile Delivery


But dedicated managers have found a solution to help improve this part of delivery: data. Data is generated in all parts of last-mile delivery, and analysis of this information can help companies become proactive rather than reactive with their delivery methods.

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New law in China coincides with massive cut in vessel location data

The LoadStar

Vessel location data from China has been greatly reduced, impacting maritime supply chain visibility. The tracking signal, known as Automatic Identification System (AIS), is used globally by the shipping industry to transmit data on vessel location and identity.

Is Your Data Ready For AI and the Emerging Technologies?


Data is the new precious metal and it is becoming more essential than ever before. Technological leaps like blockchain, artificial intelligence and machine learning run on data. Careful and Regular Data Collection is Critical Data management is not a “set it and forget it” activity.

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FreightWaves’ TRAC: Better Data Means Better Deals

FreightWaves SONAR

Put simply, FreightWaves TRAC provides spot rate data at tender, reflective of the current market for truckload freight for a majority of U.S. And up-to-date data is the difference between winning and losing in dealmaking.

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Prove ROI and Make the Business Case for Industrial Content Marketing

Speaker: Achinta Mitra, Founder and President, Tiecas Inc.

It's the plight of an industrial marketer: over the course of a 12-18 month long buying cycle, you make contact with a whole host of influencers who read your content, who may or may not actually work in purchasing. By the time the RFQ comes in, the original project might be completely different. and your initial point of contact may be long gone! Meanwhile, the purchase somehow takes place, and Sales claims all the glory. How is a marketer supposed to make the business case for better content marketing? Join Achinta Mitra, Founder and President of Tiecas, Inc, as he explains how, despite the long, grueling buying cycle, you can prove the ROI of your content marketing. and win (or keep!) buy-in from your higher-ups.

WorkWave to Showcase its Latest Pest Industry Benchmarking Data at This Year’s Virtual PestWorld 2020


Only WorkWave is able to make this information available to the pest control community because PestPac is the authority and industry leader.”. Industry benchmarking data that aggregates key performance drivers across the pest control industry to drive meaningful business growth.

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The Food Industry Needs Visibility In The Supply Chain

Trinity Logistics

Of all industries, the food industry needs data and visibility in the supply chain readily available when it comes to their shipping. The technology to keep data easily accessible can also cost quite a bit. Visibility Is Important In The Food Industry.

Avoid the deluge: mobility and making the most of data

Mazars Ledger

Improving maintenance, delivering standout customer experience and smartly managing the supply chain: data promises to help mobility fly further in… The post Avoid the deluge: mobility and making the most of data appeared first on Insights Center - Mazars - United States.

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Q&A: Standardizing supply chain data exchange for ocean transport

The Supply Chain Journal

Global supply chain visibility, automation and optimization depends on the quality of one commodity: data. Then we take input from the industry as a whole on how those standards are working within the whole ecosystem.”.

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Best Practices for a Marketing Database Cleanse

As frustrating as contact and account data management can be, this is still your database – a massive asset to your organization, even if it is rife with holes and inaccurate information. Entrusting a vendor to help maintain its accuracy and completeness is no ordinary engagement. Download ZoomInfo’s latest data-driven eBook aimed to help marketing leaders understand the best practices around choosing a B2B contact data provider.

Freight and trucking data: how historical and contract load tender data create a trucking rate predictor

FreightWaves SONAR

Freight and trucking data makes for an excellent resource for shippers and logistic service providers (LSPs) alike. The data obtained from historical and contract load tender information creates a valuable tool – a trucking rate predictor. Freight Market Blog freight and trucking data

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What Makes Data So Valuable?


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? The Dark Side of Data Analytics.

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Multimodal Big Data Applications You Don’t Want to Miss


In the current age of automation in the supply chain, digital platforms, mobile apps, and inter-connectedness, it is more important than ever for shipping and logistic companies to keep up with the best multimodal big data applications available. Uncategorized multimodal big data application

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Demystifying Data Analytics and Consumer Products Industry Trends

Mazars Ledger

Consumer Products Events Featured Events Manufacturing and Distribution Webcasts Year 2018 annual consumer products industry trends benchmarking study Consumer Products Industry Trends Data analytics leon zerbib Mazars Webcast retail stuart nussbaumWEBCAST | Consumer Products September 13, 2018 | 12 PM EDT Stuart Nussbaum | Partner and Consumer Products Sector Leader, Mazars […].

Building AI to Unlearn Bias in Recruiting

anecdotal data points (e.g., This means that if incorrect data. — or more likely insufficient data — is fed in, the. and is now evaluating large amounts of data that were not earlier methodically. help it tune for the specific use case and industry.

Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Procurement for the Hotel Industry

SIPMM Professional Publications

digital era industry now, digital and AI are interconnected. AI helpsprocurement specialists to solve complex problems and enormous data more effectively by using software applications and smart computer algorithms. With the 4.0

Demystifying Data Analytics and Consumer Products Industry Trends

Mazars Ledger

WEBCAST | Consumer Products September 13, 2018 | 12 PM EDT Stuart Nussbaum | Partner and Consumer Products Sector Leader, Mazars… The post Demystifying Data Analytics and Consumer Products Industry Trends appeared first on Insights Center - Mazars - United States.

Questioning new federal crash data requirements

The Supply Chain Journal

A group representing makers self-driving cars and trucks wants the Biden administration to reconsider its recent order mandating that manufacturers and operators of automated vehicles promptly report data involving certain crashes that occur while the automation technology is engaged.

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Supply Chain Data Visibility Paramount as Industry Lurches into Next Chapter

IoT World Today

Increasing supply chain data visibility is a priority for logistics organizations looking to improve resilience. Practitioners must develop a data analytics strategy that gives them insight into supply chain aberrations before catastrophe sets in. “If

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Data: The Key to Survival for Transportation & Logistics Companies

Mazars Ledger

Challenging the Status Quo Transportation and logistics companies have long adapted to market disruptions from technologies such as automated guided… The post Data: The Key to Survival for Transportation & Logistics Companies appeared first on Insights Center - Mazars - United States.

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