[WEBINAR] Why Supply Chain Leaders are Using Big Data Analytics

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We invite you to register and attend our educational webinar titled, “Why Supply Chain Leaders are Using Big Data Analytics” presented on Feb. Thanks to data gathering programs, supply chain software, and data entry applications, this represents a mountain of data, which has the potential to provide groundbreaking insight into how to improve business model efficiency. What Is the Impact of Big Data on the Supply Chain & Transportation Industries? •

[WEBINAR] Register for the “Technology Shaping Less-Than-Truckload Shipping” Webinar

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Join Cerasis for an educational webinar on the technology shaping the Less Than Truckload shipping industry by registering to attend " The Guide to the Digital Revolution & Technology Shaping Less Than Truckload Shipping" on Wednesday, September 13th at 10 AM Central. In this 40-minute webinar about LTL shipping and technology you'll learn: EDI vs. APIs in Less Than Truckload Shipping: How Do They Compare & What Should a Shipper Use? Freight LTL Webinars

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Swisslog Announces Webinar Focused on Rising to the Challenges of E-Grocery Fulfillment

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Swisslog has announced they will be hosting a webinar on May 12, 2020 focused on rising to the challenges of e-grocery fulfillment. In this webinar from one of the world’s most experienced e-grocery fulfillment automation partners, attendees will learn what fulfillment approach is right for their grocery chain and how can automation support their business strategies. Technology grocery perishables swisslog webinar

Download: The Impact of Big Data in the Supply Chain & Transportation Management Industry Webinar Replay, Transcript & Presentation

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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. By attending this webinar, supply chain leaders will also learn: • What's Big Data in Supply Chain & Logistics?

Mission Critical: Leveraging Learning Engineering to Drive Digital Transformation

Speaker: Trish Uhl, Founder of Owl's Ledge LLC and the Talent & Learning Analytics Leadership Forum

Digital is disrupting every part of an organization's value chain at a record pace, creating a critical need to transform operations and employees' ways of working. Formal training alone can't keep up; it's often too slow, too generic, inconvenient, inefficient, unduly expensive and lacks or lags methods for measuring business-related effectiveness. Trish Uhl show you how to start leveraging Learning Engineering, a multidisciplinary approach that combines modern technology, data analytics, decision science, learning sciences and change management with human-centered engineering design methodologies to ultimately deliver targeted learning outcomes and business results that keep pace with the business and merge learning into the flow of work and lead Digital Adoption.

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

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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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How Can Data Improve Supplier Decisions?

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A growing trend across all industries has been the application of big data , with the use of algorithms and the hiring of data scientists becoming commonplace. As businesses collect and store an ever increasing amount of data, the algorithms required to make sense of this data will become even more valuable. Data, Data, Everywhere… but Make Sure your Drinking from the Right Hose. This process is referred to as ‘data cleansing.’.

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The 9 Key Considerations of an Effective Last Mile Logistics Strategy

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Shippers need to reevaluate their existing last mile logistics processes and devise an effective last mile logistics strategy that aligns consumer and business expectation. In fact, an effective last mile logistics strategy must consider these nine key points. Planning Is Essential To Have an Effective Last Mile Logistics Strategy. Any effective strategy must begin with effective planning. Leverage the Right Technology as Part of Your Strategy.

4 Important Benefits of a Sustainable Reverse Logistics Strategy

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However, one of the most important aspects of supply chain strategies is often overlooked: the reverse supply chain (also referred to as reverse logistics ). A reverse logistics strategy provides a path for removing the existing equipment to make way for the next era of equipment in the case of end of life products or new upgrdes. In a sense, reverse logistics could be considered the “greenest” part of any business logistics strategy.

The 5 Key Reasons Why Data Quality Is So Important

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Editor's Note: Today's blog comes from Katie Cruze at considerdigital.com who give us the top 5 reasons why data quality is important. Data, for most companies, is often collected for record-keeping purposes. Data is collected when an inspection is completed, an employee’s performance is reviewed, and maintenance is recorded, or even when a safety meeting is conducted. For many companies, managing the quality data can seem like an overwhelming task.

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Will Greater Data Granularity Lead to Better, Faster Decisions?

Speaker: Dave Food, Strategy Director at Prophetic Technology

With the increasing granularity of data coming from consumption points through extended data ecosystems of the Internet of things and with the integration of networks meaning net real-time change can be dynamically modeled and executed, what is the role of Supply Chain planning? Join Dave Food, Strategy Director of Prophetic Technology, on December 11th and learn how data is changing your supply chain!

Parcel TMS Analytics: There’s Gold in the Data

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Data-driven analytics enables you to make cost-effective transportation decisions. However for most shippers, parcel spend is poorly understood because shipping data is often locked up in point solution silos, such as carrier-provided systems and websites, in a variety of different formats. The first step is to collect all the data required to support optimal decision-making within the shipping function. Data TMS

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How Can Supply Chain Leaders Use Big Data as a Tool to Continuously Improve?

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Supply chain leaders are enthralled with the idea of using big data, but they tend to fail to understand how to disseminate big data in their organization properly. True, they may know how to roll out big data in a single warehouse, or they may have heard their competitors used branded systems for implementing this new technology. Ask Traditional Questions, and Let Big Data Provide Answers. Data Leadership Supply Chain

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6 Benefits of Applying Useable Data in Logistics For Continuous Improvement

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Today we will go into detail on using the available data created in the processing of shipments within transportation management and other related logistics management for continuous improvement. . 6 Benefits of Using the Right Data in Logistics & Transportation Management for Continuous Improvement. Shipping processes revolve around a million-trucks-worth of data. Take a look at how your data can be used for continuous improvement across your organization.

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Big Data Analytics: A Key to a Successful Supply Chain in the Next 5 Years?

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Big data utilization is the wave of the future for all aspects of business including supply chain management. The problem is that not every company has the resources to begin the process of big data management and have yet to see the extent of benefits it can provide to analyze and use such data management. There are several direct and indirect benefits to using big data analytics for your supply chain. Immediate Benefits of Big Data Analytics.

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Key Questions for a Successful Distribution Network

Speaker: Irina Rosca, Director of Supply Chain Operations, Helix

Can we use historical data to plan for demand and design our networks, or is there a better way? You'll leave knowing what data you can start collecting today to answer these questions. This webinar will cover: Strategies for making high-level decisions about your network design and inventory distribution. How to use demand data to predict which goods might be flying off the shelves, and where to store them.

Why A Successful Transportation Management Program Is Empowered By Data

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6 Benefits of Applying Useable Data in Logistics For Continuous Improvement. In this post we will talk about how you can improve your transportation management program by focusing on using data, extracted from the use of technology, such as a transportation management system, that then people can use to continuously improve. The Use of Data to Create a Successful Transportation Management Program. Businesses are often left with questions about the origination of such data.

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How Freight & Transportation Data Can Trim Your Transportation Spend

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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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What Less-Than-Truckload Data Should a Shipper Track?

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The answer is simple; shippers must track the right data. Knowing the proper metrics and data points to track promotes cost-effective shipping practices and can improve vendor, carrier and consumer relationships, reports Merrill Douglas of Inbound Logistics. Unfortunately, there are thousands of less-than-truckload data points shippers can track, but the most prominent indicators include these LTL metrics. Data LTL

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What’s Big Data in Supply Chain & Logistics? Why Should I Be Looking at This Tech Trend?

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Data reflect all the small, seemingly insignificant details of the modern world. From a review of your personal bank account spending habits to larger, more advanced processing capabilities, data evolve and expand with each passing day. It is real, and the volume of data being produced every 48 hours rivals that of all data and information gathered over thousands of years of human history, explains Bernard Marr. Big data in supply chain is not a new concept.

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5 Tips for Achieving the Most Out of Your Supply Chain Data

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In a recent study, MIT found that companies that focus on 5 key initiatives to improve their supply chain data can have a big impact on their bottom line. Obstacles to fully utilizing analytics included inaccurate data , cost, and lack of timely data. So how can your company start to incorporate supply chain data into your company culture? Supply chain data initiatives need a top-down mandate. Data Supply Chain

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Supply Chain Analytics: A Continued & Renewed Focus on Using Data for Improvement

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Through the use of connected devices and greater abilities to capture data in real time, the concept of end-to-end visibility and improvement thru the use of supply chain analytics has changed. As the supply chain grows increasingly focused on meeting the demands of an increasingly data-driven and customizable world for consumers and business to business partners, the need for continual improvement and better visibility will continue to drive analysis of available supply chain analytics.

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Penske Logistics to Participate in CSCMP Webinar to Discuss Third-Party Logistics Study

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Penske Logistics senior vice president of global sales Joe Carlier will join a panel of experts in a May 21 webinar hosted by the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals ( CSCMP ) on the 2020 Third-Party Logistics Study. drones, automated vehicles, cloud-based capabilities); relationship necessities, namely supply chain alignment strategies; and competitive challenges.

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5 Engagement Strategies in Managing a Relationship With a Transportation Management 3PL

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When selecting a transportation mangement 3PL to aid you in a robust and effective transportation management strategy , defining the rules of engagement is critical to success. 6 Benefits of Applying Useable Data in Logistics For Continuous Improvement. Why A Successful Transportation Management Program Is Empowered By Data. Risk management is a huge part of an effective transportation management strategy.

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Electronic Data Interchange or EDI in Transportation: Breaking Down What it is and How It Works

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Today begins our series about electronic data interchange or EDI in transportation. What is Electronic Data Interchange? First we must understand and get on the same page of what is Electronic Data Interchange, or EDI, as it is not only used in the transportation industry. According to Wikipedia and EDI Basics , Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) is the computer-to-computer exchange of business documents in a standard electronic format between business partners.

Avoiding Freight Damage & Using Empirical Stretch Wrapping Data to Troubleshoot Causes

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For more on containment force, check out our on demand webinar on How to Properly Wrap a Pallet.) . This requires periodic sampling, and a consistent system for tracking and logging the data. . Referring to the data . If recorded, this historical data may have another potential use beyond confirming the maintenance of the standard on the production floor. How heavily might you lean on your containment force data to troubleshoot shipping damage issues?

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UPCOMING WEBINAR: Real-time Visibility Made Simple with Transplace TMS

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UPCOMING WEBINAR: Real-time Visibility Made Simple with Transplace TMS. If you’re wondering how this new real-time visibility solution will enhance your supply chain operations, register for our upcoming webinar, “ Real-time Visibility Made Simple with Transplace TMS.”. We hope you’ll join us on Tuesday, September 24th from 1:00-2:00 PM CST for the interactive webinar session. The post UPCOMING WEBINAR: Real-time Visibility Made Simple with Transplace TMS appeared first on.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Using Historical Truck Carrier Rates Data and What Data to Use to Evaluate a Carrier

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You Have A Good Amount Of Historical Data. If you have worked with the same carriers on similar types of projects for many years, this historical data is an asset for your company. You can use this data to analyze different types of shipments to gain insights such as which carrier provides the best value for given lanes. This historical data is often stored and analyzed with the help of a transportation management system (TMS).

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What is SONAR with Adam Robinson

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Adam’s first foray into logistics was as the Marketing Manager at Ceresis, where he oversaw marketing strategy including website development, social media and content marketing, trade show marketing, email campaigns, and webinar marketing. What is SONAR with Adam Robinson.

[e-Book] The Ultimate Guide to Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Logistics, Transportation, & Freight Metrics & KPIs

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Business practices have become synonymous with the application and collection of data for continuous improvement. However, most of today’s data goes unused and represents a lost opportunity to the company. Unfortunately, data lacks value if not properly cleansed, transformed, and applied. To survive in an increasingly complex, data-driven world, businesses must be ready to implement new “Big Data” solutions to ensure all data is aggregated, analyzed, and stored appropriately.

Why These 7 More 2018 Trends in American Manufacturing Focusing on Standards & Process will Spur Growth

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Manufacturers are looking for ways to explore new technologies, reinvent manufacturing strategy, enhance troubleshooting, bringing manufacturing closer to consumer and levy the power of intelligent tools to streamline operations and cut costs. However, manufacturers must also look beyond systems and software, uncovering how better processes and strategy can enhance operation through these additional trends. Demand for Data Scientists Familiar with Manufacturing Will Increase.

Control the Cost of Free Shipping with Enterprise Parcel Shipping Analytics

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Shipping data has historically been locked up in a disparate array of silos like multi-carrier systems, carrier-provided systems, and websites that each store data in a variety of different formats. Register For The Webinar. SaaS-based parcel shipping platforms , data warehouses, and business analytics technology make it easier and more affordable to manage multi-carrier shipping costs. Data Small Package

[Infographic] Big Data Analytics in Supply Chain

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Editor's Note: Today's blog is from our friend Derrick Rehn with FusionOps who shows us how big data analytics can benefit you in your supply chain. . As big data analytics offer a sizeable competitive advantage for many industries, the drive to deliver cutting edge innovation in data analytics is ever increasing. The inevitable question that comes up often is simple – should we build on-site or utilize a cloud-based data monitoring service ? Data Infographics

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These Logistics Trends Will Force a Reevaluation of Logistics Strategy in 2018

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However, logistics professionals can get ahead of the curve by knowing what trends to expect in the coming year that will require a reevaluation of logistics strategy in 2018. For manufacturers, distributors, and logistics professionals, a reevaluation of logistics strategy will squarely focus on shorter turnaround times on last-mile deliveries , and the trend is expected to continue shrinking. SNEW Waves Will Require Reevaluation of Logistics Strategy.

The 2016 State of Manufacturing Industry Trends: E-Commerce, Robotics, & Analytics

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While 41 percent of manufacturers are beginning to embrace analytics, approximately 50 percent do not understand key difference between business intelligence, big data analytics and predictive analytics, reports Johnny Williamson of The Manufacturer. True, all analytics do provide insight, but the different types describe different ways data can be used. For example, big data is all the data compiled and analyzed. Data Manufacturing Robotics

4 Big Benefits for the Use & Implementation of Predictive Analytics In Manufacturing

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Data Becomes More Available and Accessible. Unfortunately, data quality was not always verifiable, but the IIoT ( Industry 4.0 ) is serving as a recent data capture point. As explained by Vin Vashista , the availability of data has become more readily embraced thanks to the IIoT. Sensors are embedded in machines , and advanced algorithms comb through data sets to uncover trends and issues faster than any historical form of predictive analytics.