Fri.Mar 27, 2020

Supply Chain Disruptions: How Stronger Collaboration Will Have a Big Impact on the Future of Warehouse Management


From Walmart to Amazon, the positive role of collaboration in warehouse management is undisputed, and collaboration is on track to revolutionize tomorrow’s warehouse management standards.

Analytics in Supply Chain Management Becomes Central As Coronavirus Escalates

IoT World Today

From shortages of personal protective equipment to a variety of grocery items to electronics and apparel, coronavirus ( COVID-19 ) has hit the global supply chain in expected and unforeseen ways, and it seems likely that it could take many months to recover.

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Landi Renzo Granted CNG Certification for the Ford 7.3L Engine

NGT News

Landi Renzo USA, the American subsidiary of Landi Renzo Group, a global company that specializes in eco-fuel systems for the automotive industry, has received the EPA certification (CNG) for the Ford 7.3L engine covering Class 4-7 vehicles. The Landi Renzo USA eco-fuel CNG system for the 7.3L

On the brink of an economic quarantine

Truck News

Much has been said and written about the conflict between Russia and Saudi Arabia over crude oil production cuts, and the conversations, or more accurately the lack of them happening between the two parties. I can only summarize this as dangerous, and politically short-sighted gamesmanship.

Supply Chain Planning Maturity – How Do You Compare to Peers?

Today's supply chains are networked, global ecosystems. An event upstream in a different country or region can cause considerable disruption downstream. The COVID-19 pandemic is an extreme example of how this unfolds in practice. How prepared are supply chain teams to react and recover, from a planning maturity stance? Download this report to get exclusive insights on planning maturity!

Trucker Tools launches initiatives to help brokers, truckers on the front lines of COVID-19 fight

Logistics Management

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FTR webcast takes deep dive into impact of COVID-19 on trucking, rail, and intermodal

Logistics Management

On the trucking side, Avery Vise, FTR Vice President of Trucking, explained that, unlike other sectors of the economy, trucking has some near-term pressure, in the form of increased activity, saying it is actually surging.

How to Conduct Business as Usual – Virtually During the Time of COVID-19

MTS Logistics

MTS Logistics took the most necessary step to meet the challenge of COVID-19, to protect the staff’s health and wellbeing, along with that of our entire community – moving online.

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How Blockchain Technology Will Improve Mobile Healthcare

Supply Chain Brain

The key concerns of healthcare management today are data processing and security. Both can be addressed with the use of blockchain technology

Cruising for a bruising

Logistics Management

it’s worth noting that the international passenger cruise industry has been particularly quiet about restoring scheduled calls to any of our nation’s great ports. Could COVID-19 be the final nail in the coffin

ABCs of Data Normalization for B2B Marketers

Data normalization. It’s not a far stretch to suggest that the topic isn’t exactly what gets marketers excited in their day-to-day workflow. However, if lead generation, reporting, and measuring ROI is important to your marketing team, then data normalization matters - a lot. In this eBook, we’ll break down the ins and outs of data normalization and review why it’s so critical for your marketing strategies and goals!

Momentum, GreenPower Partner on Wirelessly Charged Electric Buses

NGT News

Momentum Dynamics and GreenPower Motor Company have entered a three-year OEM agreement to develop and sell wirelessly charged, purpose-built all-electric transit vehicles.

Though hoarding continues, a giving spirit bucks back

Overdrive Online

Though anecdotal reports of out-of-order drivers' restrooms at some shippers and receivers have been more than a little disconcerting, a 13-year-old son of an owner-operator and an anonymous donor at a truck stop in Wisconsin, at least, have their support priorities straight.

AAR reports declining U.S. rail carload and intermodal volumes for week ending March 21

Logistics Management

Rail carloads—at 224,048—were off 5.4% annually, and intermodal containers and trailers—at 235,918—slipped 11.4


Feel Good Friday: 3 Ways We Have Come Together

Freight Center

Tired of all the depressing and seemingly unending stream of sad news? We are, too, so we searched the web to find some good news to share with you. Even during unprecedented times such as this COVID-19 situation, it’s important to look for the helpers in society.

Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Port of Rotterdam Continuously Working on the Future

Logistics Manager

Allard Castelein, the CEO of the Port of Rotterdam Authority, set out this assessment during his presentation of the 2019 annual report.

The Joys of Sailing Abroad with Your Vessel

Trans Global Auto Logistics

Tips for Sailboat Transport. Professional sailboat transport ensures that you can explore new territories aboard your boat no matter where you end up in the world.

Consumer Brands Association Looks Back on a Month of Coronavirus


Coyote shares the latest survey results from Consumer Brands as they look back on CPG shifts over the past month

When supply chain meets chocolate

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

We all know Nestle, whether it is for their KitKat, their Nesquik chocolate powder. Indeed, this big multinational is the world leader in the food industry. In order to be aligned with their green and sustainable plans, the company has taken actions regarding their cocoa supply chain.

Coronavirus and Your Supply Chain

Speaker: Rob Handfield, PhD, Bank of America University Distinguished Professor of Supply Chain Management at NC State University

Join this informative webinar with Rob Handfield, Bank of America University Distinguished Professor of Supply Chain Management at NC State University, who will go over how the Coronavirus has impacted supply chains, as well as discussing approaches for preparing your supply chain for future outbreaks of major global disruptions. The world is becoming a riskier place, and it is important to plan for disasters ahead of time.

James Penn

PLS Logistics

Associate Vice President | Philadelphia, PA For a little over ten years, I have been working for PLS and am currently an Associate Vice President with the company.

Logistic TREND – Digital Twin technology

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

I would like to present you a future technology trend for logistics that will become more important in 2020. Digital twins are one of the most exciting developments that have risen over the past years. The digital twin technology allows the physical world and the digital world to be melded into one.

Poseidon continues Momentum with Three New Members

Logistics Manager

Zuellig Pharma, Hellmann Worldwide Logistics and are the latest companies to join the Poseidon integrated pharmaceutical ocean freight network. More than 30 pharma companies and logistics providers now comprise the global Poseidon cold chain reform project.

Why ISO Standards for Warehouse Work Should Be Reevaluated

Supply Chain Brain

Lower back pain is the second most common reason for a doctor visit, and costs the supply-chain industry around $100 billion per year. One of the leading culprits is the pushing and pulling that occurs in distribution facilities throughout the world

The 2019 Technographic Data Report for B2B Sales Organizations

In this report, ZoomInfo substantiates the assertion that technographic data is a vital resource for sales teams. In fact, the majority of respondents agree—with 72.3% reporting that technographic data is either somewhat important or very important to their organization. The reason for this is simple—sales teams value technographic data because it makes essential selling activities easier and more efficient.

DCSA Publishes Implementation Guide for IMO Cyber Security Mandate

Logistics Manager

Gartner speculates on Logistics Manager’s compensation in post-COVID-19 world

Logistics Management

What the pandemic has reminded us is how critical supply chain and logistics are at the foundational level

Ocean Insights releases key data on the effects of COVID-19 on global port calls

Shipping and Freight Resource

Rostock, Germany, March 25, 2020 – COVID-19 the pandemic that came into the limelight in December 2019 has now spread to every country around the world. This has caused major economic and social disruptions with far reaching impacts on global supply chains.

Change of dynamic: air freight demand now ‘the reverse of three weeks ago’

The LoadStar

Air freight demand is expected to plummet as consumers in Europe and the US are forced to stop buying by shops closing.

New Planning Maturity Assessment

In today's new supply chain paradigm, resilience and agility are key. Is your planning process fit enough to keep up with the pace of change? Is your tech stack helping or hindering your progress? Take AIMMS's new quiz to uncover learnings and benchmark yourself against peers!