Uganda Industry and Intralogistics: Poised for Growth

Logistics Matter

Recently, manufacturing journalist and founder of the Manufacturing Media Consortium, Thomas R. Cutler met with Benita Bageire in Entebbe to discuss Uganda and Africa’s economic potential. Cutler noted, “It is a dynamic time for Uganda’s role in manufacturing and global intralogistics.”

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.

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Talking Logistics Matter – A Conversation with Industry Analyst Adrian Gonzalez

Logistics Matter

When I started LogisticsMatter in 2010 there were only a few blogs sharing logistics knowledge. One of them was the Logistics Viewpoint blog, which was started by Adrian Gonzalez when he worked at ARC, and I was an avid reader of his blogs, and I still am.

Industry 5.0 and the Supply Chain

Talking Logistics

Read more Industry 5.0 The post Industry 5.0 Guest Commentary Guest Commentary - Elemica Technology Elemica Industry 4.0 Industry 5.0

Cognitive Manufacturing: 4 Strategic Pillars That Drive Successful Outcomes

Manufacturers are eagerly embracing Industry 4.0 to gain end-to-end supply chain visibility, reduce OpEx spend, improve asset health and accelerate time to market. Explore the 4 strategic pillars that drive successful cognitive manufacturing outcomes.

What’s Driving the 3PL Industry Consolidation with Spencer Tenney

The Logistics of Logistics

What’s Driving the 3PL Industry Consolidation with Spencer Tenney. Joe Lynch and Spencer Tenney discuss what’s driving the 3PL industry consolidation. Tenney Group are mergers and acquisitions advisors who work with business owners in the 3PL, trucking, and bus industry.

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Mazars 2021 Food & Beverage Industry Outlook

Mazars Ledger

The Mazars 2021 Food & Beverage Industry Outlook shows the ways that companies remain competitive, approach challenges, and stay resilient,… The post Mazars 2021 Food & Beverage Industry Outlook appeared first on Insights Center - Mazars - United States.

What does current consumer sentiment mean for the freight industry?

The Supply Chain Journal

The last two years have proven to be unusually volatile, even for the roller-coaster-ready logistics industry. These updates feature up-to-date data from several reliable industry sources – including FreightWaves SONAR – alongside expert analysis from the Arrive team.

Update on the Automotive Industry

Logistics Trends and Insights

The automotive industry has undergone quite the transformation from the days of Henry Ford and the Model T. There are five factors driving these changes in the industry, according to a PwC study which uses the acronym “easy” to explain what it calls “mobility of the future.”

Implementation of EDI in Logistics Industry

20Cube Logistics

Without transportation, none of the industry can move their goods across continents; hence it’s a driving force for the world economy. As it involves enormous transactions across the industry, much of the information is shared between supply chain stakeholders through piles of papers each day.

The Five Worst Practices in Procurement

The GEP white paper lists 5 common mistakes that impede the success of procurement professionals. Learn from industry veteran Bill Huber about the wrong and right ways to approach a procurement mandate and why just saving money isn’t enough. Download this report now to learn how to avoid the worst procurement practices.

2021 Shipper of Choice Profile: Shaw Industries Group Inc.

The Supply Chain Journal

Anyone with carpeting, flooring or synthetic turf — which is mostly everyone — has quite possibly done business with Shaw Industries. Intermodal Less than Truckload News Shipper of Choice 2021 Trucking Truckload Berkshire Hathaway Shaw Industries

FreightWaves Classics: FMCSA regulates the trucking industry

The Supply Chain Journal

Partnering with industry, state and local governments and safety advocates, FMCSA works to keep U.S. FMCSA leads a wide array of programs targeted at the trucking industry, drivers with CDLs and the public, including those featured below.

Shortages are Affecting the Chemical Industry

Trinity Logistics

Specifically, raw material and product shortages are affecting the chemical industry. With many other industries relying on the chemical industry, this is becoming a significant challenge to overcome. Shortages in the chemical industry have worsened over the last quarter.

4 Warehouse Automation Technologies That Are Transforming the Industry

Cyzerg

These needs have surfaced because of the rise of e-commerce (click here to read the effects of e-commerce in the warehouse industry) and higher customer demands, such as lower costs and faster response times, as stated by MHI.

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.

Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Procurement for the Hotel Industry

SIPMM Professional Publications

digital era industry now, digital and AI are interconnected. The post Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Procurement for the Hotel Industry appeared first on SIPMM | Singapore Institute of Purchasing and Materials Management. With the 4.0

BNSF clears sites in Texas and Montana for industrial development

The Supply Chain Journal

BNSF is seeking companies interested in developing on two industrial sites in Texas and Montana, both of which are adjacent to the railroad. The Fort Peck Tribal Industrial Park in Poplar, Montana, consists of 45 acres zoned for heavy industrial use.

Auto industry short on more than just chips — Transmission

The Supply Chain Journal

However, the industry is short on more than just chips. On this episode of Transmission, Grace Sharkey and Sebastian Blanco look at whether and when the industry can recover from the lingering shortages.

The PROs and CONs of 3PL Industry Consolidation

Kane is Able

Mergers & Acquisitions in the third-party logistics (3PL) industry are on the upswing. Let’s look at the PROs and CONs of 3PL industry consolidation. Is that a good thing for users of 3PL services?

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How ZoomInfo Helps Overcome the Top Pain Points of Inside Sales

Recent digital transformation has shifted the B2B landscape by ushering in the era of buyer empowerment. With more access to user reviews, analyst opinion, and industry research, decision-makers are more informed than ever while navigating what is now known as the “buyer’s journey.”

Is eTicketing in the Trucking Industry Here to Stay?

Trux

Businesses across all industries are still adapting to evolving mandates and state regulations originally set forth to prevent the spread of coronavirus. The after effects of COVID-19 aren’t over.

Industry trends to watch

Fleet Owner

The trucking industry is always evolving. Sometimes the evolution is spurred on by internal developments and other times it’s external forces that bring about change. Speaking at a recent NationaLease meeting, Rob Garcia, senior vice president of su

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The Restarting Auto Industry: Global Responses

Mazars Ledger

As the automotive industry around the world comes to terms with the consequences of Covid-19 and begins to slowly return… The post The Restarting Auto Industry: Global Responses appeared first on The Ledger - Mazars USA.

Industrial Automation for the Supply Chain Industry

SIPMM Professional Publications

Today’s highly increasing competitiveness over the process industry demands high quality and most consistent products with a competitive price. To address this challenge, many industries considered creating various new product designs and integrated manufacturing techniques in conjuncture with the use of automated machines and devices. The post Industrial Automation for the Supply Chain Industry appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE.

The Impact of Direct Dials on Sales Productivity

Leveraging the latest industry research, this eBook highlights the impact of direct dial phone numbers on sales productivity with the goal of empowering reps to have more conversations with prospects, and consequently, schedule more meetings, increase opportunities, and close more business - fast.

What the Trucking Industry Could Look Like in 2021

Shipchain

A Brief Recap on The Trucking Industry’s Recent History. That last few years have been nothing short of eventful for the trucking industry. All of this said, analysts and industry experts believe that 2021 will be the year that the industry begins to pick itself back up.

Chart Industries Expands Hydrogen, LNG Business

NGT News

Chart Industries Inc., The post Chart Industries Expands Hydrogen, LNG Business appeared first on NGT News. Hydrogen Refueling alternative fuel vehicle California Energy Commission Chart Industries Inc.

Drivers, industry leaders lead through charitable work

Fleet Owner

Editor's note: This is part one in a three-part series on how the trucking industry gives back to the community. Whether it is individual drivers who are supporting causes they care about or large trucking fleets contributing to charities, tho

The payment industry’s rebirth

The Supply Chain Journal

The payment industry is experiencing a renaissance – a rebirth,” Stovan Kenderov, chief product officer of Plastiq , told Modern Shipper. “We The explosion of e-commerce in 2020 brought with it immediate problems for businesses that had never sold online before.

Exploring the Supply Chain Revolution

Speaker: Sheri Hinish, Supply Chain Queen, and Deborah Dull, Principal of Supply Chain Product Management at GE Digital

So much change is already underway in the supply chain, but what does this change entail and what does supply chain’s future hold? Join Sheri Hinish, affectionately called the Supply Chain Queen, and Deborah Dull, Principal of Supply Chain Product Management at GE Digital, to discuss Supply Chain 5.0. and trends in supply chain, technology, sustainability, and leadership.

Surmount Supply Chain Challenges in the Construction Industry with Technology

Kuebix

Between companies regularly distributing, manufacturing or using construction products, the construction industry experiences a steady flow of business. The post Surmount Supply Chain Challenges in the Construction Industry with Technology appeared first on Kuebix.

Using RFID in the automotive industry — Transmission

The Supply Chain Journal

Most automakers rely on “just-in-time” manufacturing to optimize production. That model requires precise coordination throughout every link in the global supply chain. And that’s where AIT Worldwide Logistics comes in.

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Strength of Industries

Food Logistics

What is it like to live and work during this COVID-19 crisis? How is it affecting businesses big and small? What should future workers understand about this time? Share your Story of Strength with us. Risk/Compliance

Embark Trucks taps industry advisers on path to AV commercialization

The Supply Chain Journal

SAN FRANCISCO — SPAC-sponsored Embark Trucks is adding more than 150 years of cumulative industry experience to its preparations for going public, assembling a strategic advisory board that touches all transportation industry sectors.

5 Messaging Mistakes Tech Recruiters Cannot Afford to Make

To stand out in a sea of emails and messages that top candidates receive daily, employers need to personalize their approach and avoid these 5 common messaging mistakes that could be hindering their response rate.