Digital presence: how to get better results


And that is because having a strong digital presence is a great way to make your company transmit confidence and security to your customers. However, we know that digital platforms are still new to marketing strategies and, because of that, many […].

Digital Representation and our Obsession with Optimization


Developing Your Digital Representation. a skilled AIMMS developer can capture and produce a digital representation of that supply chain including assets, processes, machines, products, customers, transportation, costs, constraints, geocodes. Why is a Digital Representation Important?

How Does a Digital Transformation Apply to Supply Chain Planning?

Logistics Viewpoints

What is Digital Transformation? A digital transformation requires that companies transform their decision-making processes with technology to enhance customer experience and employee productivity and ultimately improve business performance. Supply Chain Planning Digital Transformation

How To Use Digital Marketing in Logistics


The internet is burgeoning with information on the power of B2B digital marketing, but most logistics companies are neglecting to invest in their digital presence.

Smarter Networks for Customer Fulfillment

Speaker: Hannah Testani, COO, Intelligent Audit

Join Hannah Testani, COO of Intelligent Audit, as she takes us through the reasons why your shipping could cost so much, and how to use big data and digital transformation to move the needle on your transportation spend. You've probably noticed that shipping costs are going up.

Digital Technology for Warehouse Productivity

SIPMM Professional Publications

Digital businesses use technology to create new value in business models, customer experiences and the internal capabilities that support its core operations. The term includes both digital-only brands and traditional players that are transforming their businesses with digital technologies.

Autonomous Devices for Digital Warehousing

SIPMM Professional Publications

A digital data warehouse is designed with the purpose of improving business decisions by allowing data consolidation, analysis, and reporting at different aggregate levels. The post Autonomous Devices for Digital Warehousing appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE.

Warehouse Digitalization : The Future of Warehousing


Looking at the next 2 to 10 years, a predicted surge in the preference for digital transformation will bring fundamental changes to the way warehouses operate, thus taking the adoption of disruptive warehouse digitalization to its apex. warehouse manager warehouse technology modern warehouse warehouse automation warehouse digitalization warehouse optimzation warehouse efficiency

The Digitization of Freight

Talking Logistics

The digitization of freight is one topic that has generated a lot of industry buzz and animated discussion over the past couple of years, but also a lot of confusion and questions. What exactly is freight digitization? And what actions should companies take to leverage the opportunities inherent in the digitization revolution? Defining the digitization of freight. Brian compared it to the movie, television and audio industries where everything is digital now.

Digital Technology for Effective Warehousing

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Digital Technology for Effective Warehousing appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. When it comes to warehouse management, constant evaluation and adoption of crucial technologies are critical to improve profitability and stay competitive.

Parts Town: An O2C Journey from Manual Processing to Digital Transformation

Speaker: Sarah Gibson, Platinum Operations Manager

Join us for educational webinar with guest speaker, Sarah Gibson of Parts Town, as she takes attendees through her company’s digital transformation journey. The order-to-cash (O2C) process is often considered the lifeblood of an organization.

Digital Transformation Workforce Evolution

Logistics Viewpoints

Currently, many companies view digital transformation as being technology-driven. Often missing from these conversations is a focus on the human element of digital transformation. What changes will occur in the digital transformation workforce? The post Digital Transformation Workforce Evolution appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Labor Digital Transformation

The Digital Supply Chain with Mathew Smith

Logistics Bureau

We now have this ability to measure our delivery time proactively and communicate if there are any challenges by making use of digital tools.

Supply Chain Quality: A Driver for Digital Transformation

Talking Logistics

Ensuring receipt of Certificate of Analysis (CoA) and other regulatory compliance documentation has made digitization a requirement for customer service, audit management, and compliance. A digital transformation of the supply chain is needed to integrate quality attributes into the products we buy, move, and sell through the supply chain. By monitoring and managing the digitized transactions and documentation businesses gain valuable insight into their quality performance.

Defining Digital Transformation

Talking Logistics

Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt from “ Construction Is Lagging In Digitization LET’S GET UNSTUCK ,” a research e-book produced by Adelante SCM and published by Command Alkon (a Talking Logistics sponsor). What is so new about digital transformation? Haven’t we been using the internet, Web, email, and other digital tools for decades in our business? Then why all the fuss today about digital transformation?

Transportation Trends: The Rise of Digital Freight Matching


As shippers continue to face challenges like the truck driver shortage, capacity crunches, and rising freight costs, digital freight matching helps to fill the gap between the nation’s independent carriers and the companies that rely on them.

Supply Chain: The Digital Transformation Imperative

Morai Logistics

If supply chain companies are going to evolve to meet the demands of the market, digital transformation has to be central to that evolution. . In turn, there’s no greater way to technologically integrate and streamline an operation than digital transformation. A McKinsey study showed, That, on average, companies that aggressively digitize their supply chains can expect to boost annual growth of earnings before interest and taxes by 3.2

Test and Learn Digital Transformations

Logistics Viewpoints

Digitalization requires learning. The post Test and Learn Digital Transformations appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) Digital Supply ChainPilots of supply chain planning software can cost millions. How can companies test-and-learn cheaper and smarter? A conversation with the leadership team of Solvoyo suggests some answers. Solvoyo is in a test-and-learn with a very large consumer goods company.

[Video] The Digitization of Freight

Talking Logistics

Brian Reed, VP Business Development at GEODIS , discusses the digitization of freight in this timely and informative episode. Podcast version (click to play): The post [Video] The Digitization of Freight appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

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Robotic Process Automation (RPA) for Digital Warehousing

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Robotic Process Automation (RPA) for Digital Warehousing appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. Suppliers, manufacturers, and distributors should consider capitalizing on process automation. Robotics Process Automation or RPA are being introduced for warehouse modernization.

A digital supply chain for the chemical industry


The digital supply chain is predicted to have an especially significant impact on many areas of the chemical industry, leading to optimized business processes, faster decision-making and continuous performance improvements. A Quantum Leap in Digital Supply Chain.

A Metamorphosis or Imaginary: What Exactly is Digital Freight Forwarding?

Logistics Trends and Insights

In the meantime, check out our commentary piece on digital freight forwarding, something I’ve (Cathy) struggled to define for quite some time. Digital Freight Forwarding Digital forwarder freight forwarding

Assessing your readiness for digital procurement

Fleet Owner

Digitalization is occurring across all areas of business operations, and if you have not done so already, you need to begin exploring how you can move toward digital procurement in your operation

Autonomous Devices for Digital Warehousing

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Autonomous Devices for Digital Warehousing appeared first on SIPMM ACADEMY. Most warehousing activities and processes are still performed manually.

Digital docs: image quality counts

Fleet Owner

In trucking operations, digital delivery documents can save significant time and money—if they work. One Colorado-based fleet made the switch from paper, but in actual use, the documents fell short. Then the company tried something else

Digital Procurement for the Banking Sector

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Digital Procurement for the Banking Sector appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. “More Bang(Bank) for the buck”; “Do more with less”. This is what most organizations, especially CPOs in banks, are talking about when they think of procurement.

Essential Considerations for Digital Transportation in Logistics Chain

SIPMM Professional Publications

Digital Transport refers to advanced applications designed to provide innovative services for different modes of transport and traffic management, enabling users to get better information, and making transport networks safer, more streamlined and smarter.

Four Key Digital Technologies for Data Centre

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Four Key Digital Technologies for Data Centre appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE.

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Digital Technologies for Fleet Visibility and Responsiveness

SIPMM Professional Publications

Digital technology, on the other hand, has remained fundamentally the same since the beginning […]. The post Digital Technologies for Fleet Visibility and Responsiveness appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE.

A Digital Logistics Platform

Logistics Viewpoints

The term "digital" has become all the rage. Parcel software, particularly the Public Cloud solutions, has been digital for decades. The post A Digital Logistics Platform appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Parcel software provides label compliance, enables intelligent procurement, provides analytics and visibility to improve the shipping process, and allows for bills to be audited to insure the shipper has not been overcharged.

How Supply Chain Analytics Empower Digital Transformation


Digital transformation is inevitable, and digital transformation within the supply chain has the potential to streamline operations, reduce costs, and offer a better work environment for employees.

Digital Innovation in the Modern Warehouse

Logistics Viewpoints

Digital Innovation in the Modern Warehouse was the topic at this session of the 3PL and Supply Chain Summit. The post Digital Innovation in the Modern Warehouse appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints

Five Crucial Areas for Successful Transformation to Digital Procurement

SIPMM Professional Publications

Digital technologies are revolutionizing the procurement function and companies increasingly recognize that applying digital to their procurement processes can yield significant competitive advantage yet adoption of new technologies has been slow.

Digital Yards On


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Is Freight Digitalization Still An Existential Threat?


This year alone, Maersk has accelerated its direct-to-shipper strategy, digital forwarders have raised massive rounds (like Flexport’s billion-dollar injection), and platforms for forwarders and carriers – big and small – have continued to pop up almost daily, at least that’s how it seems.