Tendering Techniques for the Hotel Industry

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Tendering Techniques for the Hotel Industry appeared first on SIPMM ACADEMY. Purchasing refers to the process of ordering and receiving goods and services. It is a part of the bigger procurement process.

3 Tech Trends Reshaping the Logistics Industry

Now, That's Logistics

By optimizing workflows and order picking/packing accuracy; improving inventory management; and better utilizing human labor, technology is literally reshaping the logistics industry. The post 3 Tech Trends Reshaping the Logistics Industry appeared first on Now That's Logistics.

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Inventory Management in Service Logistics Industry

Talking Logistics

Not really because each industry is different, and so are organizations within the same industry and even different divisions within the same organization have their own unique drivers and constraints. Hence following so-called industry trends may not always yield targeted results.

Labor Shortage Hurts Logistics Industry

Material Handling and Logistics

Warehouse growth driven by e-commerce is running smack into the reality of nearly full employment

Delivery Drones? Industrial Paper Airplanes!

Logistics Matter

Industrial Paper Airplanes! Who didn’t fold paper airplanes as a kid? I sure did. Threw them out my bedroom window, until the neighbors complained about all the paper in their backyard… Is it a bird? Is it a drone? No, it’s a… Otherlab has taken this childhood pastime and formed it into a very clever low-cost highly efficient delivery system. Where until now […]. The post Delivery Drones? appeared first on LOGISTICSMATTER.

Will the Freight Industry Move to a Discounted Pricing Model Like the Stock Brokerage Industry?

The Logistics of Logistics

To answer that question, let’s examine some of the similarities between the two industries. Back in the 70’s and 80’s full-service stock brokerages dominated the industry. The industry leaders, like Merrill Lynch, E.F

RFID Enables Industrie 4.0

Logistics Viewpoints

However, the interest subsided until the 2010’s, when RFID technology was reignited by the fervor of Industrie 4.0 The post RFID Enables Industrie 4.0 Walmart that was pursuing RFID as an evolutionary step to manage inventory throughout the entire supply chain. and the rise of IIoT in manufacturing. . appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Track and Trace


The Digital Transformation Journey: The Alignment of Industry, Company, and Technology

Talking Logistics

Process industry businesses that embark on digital transformation journeys are becoming disruptors in the industry. The process industry has been burdened by effects from global economic strength, tariffs and trade balances, and infrastructure bottlenecks.

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.

Demystifying Data Analytics and Consumer Products Industry Trends

Mazars Ledger Manufacturing and Distribution

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 nussbaum

Change Is Coming For The Trucking Industry

Blue Grace Logistics

Disruptive technologies will often alter the form and function of an industry, at least to some degree. The transportation industry, however, is standing at the precipice of total revolution. New Changes for the Trucking Industry . New Technology in the Industry .

Industry integration – a new approach and attitude to Army logistics

Logistics in War

Logistics is the stored potential of a military force, and industry is the battery from which energy is drawn. For Army to be successful operationally, the integration of logistics and industry is vital. Industry is where logistics begins. The delivery of impressive new capabilities including combat and support vehicles, communications and information systems, and soldier combat equipment certainly focuses the attention of Army staff and their industry partners.

UniCarriers hosts the Forklift Industry Summit

DC Velocity

This first-ever event for the forklift manufacturer brings together dealers and suppliers. Lift Trucks

From the industry: Driving predictive maintenance 

Automotive Logistics

Change is never easy, and the automotive industry is no exception,” says Delamare. The post From the industry: Driving predictive maintenance appeared first on Automotive Logistics. Intelligence From The Industry Gefco

Transportation-industry economist launches website

DC Velocity

Truckstop.com's chief economist, Noël Perry, says Transport Futures site will offer insight and data for transport decision makers. Strategy

2018 Mazars USA Food & Beverage Industry Study

Mazars Ledger Manufacturing and Distribution

Mazars USA LLP is pleased to announce the results of the 2018 Food & Beverage Industry Study. The survey was […]. Food & Beverage Manufacturing and Distribution Surveys Surveys 2018 Year 2018 howard dorman mazars usa llp survey

How An Industrial Computer Workstation Can Improve Industrial Supply Chains


A lot hinges on your industrial supply chain operating smoothly, not least the survival of your business. How then can the humble Industrial Computer Workstation serve to safeguard your supply chain? Then came the Industrial Computer Workstation….

UniCarriers to hold Forklift Industry Summit

DC Velocity

Meeting planned for Oct. 10 in Miami. Lift Trucks

Fragmentation in the 3PL Industry

Apparel Logistics

In most industries, there are brands or companies that are viewed as the clear leaders. However, in the third-party logistics (3PL) sector, the state of the industry is fragmented. The Industry Is Worth Billions.

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How Drone Delivery Could Change the Shipping Industry

PLS Logistics

There are constantly new technological developments being made that are changing the shipping industry every day. Whether it is GPS tracking, mobile apps or autonomous trucks, technology is making an impact on the way we ship.

Which Industrial Winch? 3 Great Questions to Ask When Hiring and/or Buying Industrial Equipment


Our goal is and always will be to provide content to those in the industrial space which provides value and allows you to gather ideas to make your work life easier. . For a business, buying industrial equipment can seem scary, especially if this is your first buy.

November Industry News Update

Trinity Logistics

Here’s a look at some of the top industry stories making headlines in November. You're reading November Industry News Update written by Brittany Siegel. Every month, we’ll be sharing some of the top stories in logistics and transportation right here on our blog.

Industrial Work Lights

Material Handling and Logistics

TVH has introduced the new 100 LED series to their line of beacons for a variety of material handling and industrial applications

Myth Busting 5 Myths Regarding Industrial Facilities


Computers are costing jobs in industrial facilities… Desktop computers can’t be used in industrial settings. These are just two of the myths associated with industrial computing. Myth #1 - Industrial Computing is Costing Jobs. Myth #3 - Industrial Facilities Are Expensive.

Survey Finds Significant Success in the 3PL Industry Across the Supply Chain Industry


This post is from a press release sent to us regarding the recent survey of the 3PL industry. Survey Points to Continued Success of Shippers and the 3PL Industry. Today, the 22 nd Annual Surveys of Third Party Logistics Provider (3PL) CEOs, sponsored by Penske Logistics , revealed that 3PL CEOs are confident about the current state and future revenue growth potential of both their companies and the regional 3PL industries. 3PL 3pl industry

Port of Vancouver opens light-industrial building

DC Velocity

Vancouver, Wash., facility offers 125,000 square feet for clients in advanced manufacturing, warehousing, and distribution. Material Handling

GS1 US launches cross-industry blockchain discussion group

DC Velocity

GS1 members, experts to kick off monthly discussion of how GS1 standards support blockchain use, November 28-29 in Chicago. Technology

Danish industrial automation firm Mobile Industrial Robots expands in U.S. and Latin America

DC Velocity

MiR adds six distributors in U.S., Mexico, and Argentina to meet demand for logistics automation, firm says. Robotics

Demand Planning and Forecasting in the Apparel Industry

Apparel Logistics

Demand planning and forecasting is notoriously challenging in the volatile apparel industry. Forecasting Challenges in the Apparel Industry. The apparel industry is notoriously difficult to forecast for, thanks to a long time to market combined with short product life cycles.

Perception of Manufacturing: How Industrial Computing Can Change It


With that in mind, here’s how industrial computing can change the parent perception of manufacturing on the manufacturing floor…. … Manufacturing needs your help to get young people excited about a career in this illustrious industry. 1 – Industrial Computing Boosts Skills.

Prologis buys DCT Industrial

Automotive Logistics

Prologis is buying rival US-based logistics real estate developer DCT Industrial for $8.4 The acquisition gives Prologis more than 65 hectares of additional industrial project space and almost 80 hectares of land in pre-development, predominantly in Seattle, Atlanta, South Florida and Southern California. Along with BMW, Prologis supports a range of logistics providers servicing the automotive industry including Ceva, DB Schenker, DHL, Geodis, Kuehne + Nagel and XPO Logistics.

How Technology Is Affecting the Shipping Industry

GoShip Blog

Technology has made an impact on the entire transportation industry and is continuing to change LTL shipping every day. In the future, it is almost guaranteed that technology will be a huge part of the industry and continue to shape the way the shipping process works.

The Top 7 Trucking Trends in 2017 | Leading the Industry


million truckers on the road as we speak, the changes this industry is seeing has a significant effect on nearly every aspect of the American economy and way of life. More Industry Interdependence.

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Students predict future of transportation industry

DC Velocity

MercuryGate names winners of essay contest. Technology

Nearly a quarter of Europe’s biggest retailers offer next-day delivery, industry quickly shifting to same-day delivery as standard


Latest Industry TrendsNew research form Internet Retailing shows that the number of Top 500 European retailers offering next-day delivery rose by 50% last year. This means that 24% of the Top 500 retailers in the EEA now offer next-day deliveries.

Trump Policies Expected to Benefit the Transportation Industry


A Trump presidency and a Republican-controlled Congress will bring some changes to the transportation industry. Trump was heavily backed by the trucking industry and they are looking for a return on their investment. Transportation News Logistics Business Logistics News Industry TrendsHere are some areas where a Trump administration could have an impact, based on the president’s campaign promises.

How Will New Government Policies Impact the Transportation Industry?


Changes to regulations or policy that may impact the transportation industry take time to flush out from each newly elected official or congressional session to the next. In addition, history teaches trucking industry entities that promises of change do not always translate into actual changes. President Trump on the State of the Transportation Industry. This is probably one of the more important campaign promises that may impact the transportation industry.

Why Is The Supply Chain Industry The Source of So Much Innovation? 

Blue Grace Logistics

When you consider that 70 percent of the freight that moves through the country is transported by trucks, the trucking industry is the backbone that holds the U.S. Much the same way that the trucking industry keeps many U.S.

What is Industry 4.0?: Digitizing Logistics and Supply Chains

Morai Logistics

Industry 4.0, also referred to as the Fourth Industrial Revolution, has initiated a lucrative transition for transportation supply chains. Research on future trends of supply chain management found that over the next five years about 80% believe ‘ digital supply chain ’ will be the leading industry model and 72% of global companies will invest over US$900 billion each year on digitization. The Fourth Industrial Revolution in Supply Chain and Logistics. Industry 4.0

Industrial Pack

Logistics Business Magazine

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