COVID-19, meet Industry 4.0

247 Customs Broker

By Neal Walters, Nick Anderson and Oleg Kozyrenko · November 4, 2020 Eight months into the COVID-19 pandemic, you’ve absorbed the initial body blow and… The post COVID-19, meet Industry 4.0 appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. 3PL Features Magazine Archive Procurement & Sourcing customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Meeting Supply Chain Expectations


These trends are morphing over from the consumer industry to the B2B sector. Consumers’ experiences are now driving their professional expectations, and this is driving modernization across every industry, perhaps none more so than supply chain. Industry Trends Big Data Logistics NewsWith the rise of Amazon, Uber, and home IoT products, consumer expectations for real-time visibility and connectivity have never been higher.


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Industry 5.0 and the Supply Chain

Talking Logistics

In my role, I get to meet a lot of people with a range of interests in optimizing various aspects of their supply chains. Read more Industry 5.0 The post Industry 5.0 Guest Commentary Guest Commentary - Elemica Technology Elemica Industry 4.0 Industry 5.0

When supply chain meets chocolate

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

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

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.

Watch: Meeting DOD’s New Cybersecurity Rules for Contractors

Supply Chain Brain

Department of Defense for all suppliers in the government’s defense industrial base

Meet the 2020 MT Award winners – Service to Industry sponsored by Aquarius IT

247 Customs Broker

Thomas van Mourik has served Culina Group for over 25 years, developing it into a… The post Meet the 2020 MT Award winners – Service to Industry sponsored by Aquarius IT appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Meet the new America's Road Team

Fleet Owner

The 18 professional drivers will immediately begin their service as trucking industry ambassadors to the general public, elected officials and members of the media

Surmount Supply Chain Challenges in the Construction Industry with Technology


Between companies regularly distributing, manufacturing or using construction products, the construction industry experiences a steady flow of business. One thing all construction companies can agree on is the importance of operating efficiently in order to meet project deadlines.

Industry View: DCs Rise to Meet Unprecedented Challenges

Logistics Business Magazine

Pressing needs and panic buying have created the equivalent to peak season demand in many industries. Today, new employees are being brought in on the fly, with many coming from service industries or distribution centres that have seen a downturn in demand.

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.”

Where competition, modernisation and capability meet

Logistics in War

They have adapted and learned, but in many ways, logistics remains a very ‘industrial’ topic. We are, without a doubt, in a period where technology can meet our ambitions. By David Beaumont. Thankyou, once again, for supporting Logistics In War. The last year has been one in which logistics has featured in debates on strategic competition, advancements in modernisation, and with discussions on the professionalisation of logisticians.

Meet the four women behind WFP’s humanitarian helicopter in Haiti

World Food Programme Logistics

But after studying business administration and industrial technology, she came into aviation by accident. Operation enables critical humanitarian staff and cargo to reach remote destinations across the country From left to right?—?Isabel

6 Significant Effects of E-Commerce in the Warehouse Industry


Warehouses face an imperative to improve processes and reduce costs to meet customer demands brought by e-commerce. In today’s e-commerce era, the demand for a convenient online shopping experience has made the role of warehouses and distribution centers highly critical and complex. To analyze the areas needed to improve in your warehouse, you must take into account the myriad impacts of e-commerce on warehouses and distribution centers.

What the Trucking Industry Could Look Like in 2021


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.

UniCarriers to hold Forklift Industry Summit

DC Velocity

Meeting planned for Oct. 10 in Miami. Lift Trucks

TireHub’s Digital Transformation Shakes Up the Tire Wholesale Industry

Logistics Viewpoints

TireHub was founded in July 2018 with the idea to transform the wholesale tire industry. The wholesale tire industry is more complicated than one might envision. The post TireHub’s Digital Transformation Shakes Up the Tire Wholesale Industry appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

Freight Carriers Ramping Up Capacity to Meet With Post-Pandemic Import Surge


According to information obtained from at least three executives from some of the largest container lines, there is a concerted effort to meet the surprisingly high demand from US shippers. Industry experts insist that inventory replenishment is the key to market context today.

Pacific International Lines – informal meeting for noteholders

The LoadStar

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7 ways technology augments effective procurement in the shipping industry

FreightWaves SONAR

Load capacity limits play a crucial part in a supply chain network organization, logistics metrics management, and procurement in the shipping industry. Procurement in the shipping industry faces several problems without technology.

Traditional Furniture Sellers Struggle to Meet the Demands of E-Commerce

Supply Chain Brain

The surge in e-commerce has exposed serious deficiencies in the furniture industry’s supply chain

Meet Tony Grigg, Account Executive/Rates

Radius Logistics

Meet Tony! I am in a sales training program where I learn all about the industry, I started in logistics now I work in rates. Stay tuned for our next Meet the Team Thursday blog post. The post Meet Tony Grigg, Account Executive/Rates appeared first on Radius Logistics.

AAR’s policy paper addresses how freight railroads are meeting challenges related to climate change

Logistics Management

The [AAR] and the rail industry recognize that the climate is changing,” the paper said. “If A main theme of the paper, entitled “Freight Railroads & Climate Change,” focused on how United States railroads need to be a part of the climate change solution, at a time when Congress works to balance economic recovery from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

At Ag Exporters’ Meeting, the Chassis Debate Rages On

Supply Chain Brain

Ocean carriers, shippers and truckers can’t stop bickering over an issue that has plagued the transportation industry for years, and shows no sign of being easily solved: the ownership and management of chassis

Designing Your Business to Meet Customer Expectations


Designing Your Business to Meet Customer Expectations. The modern business world has brought many new innovations, and the transportation industry has become a beneficiary to a number of these changes over the past few years. And while technology is one obvious aspect of industry evolution, it could be argued that the most impactful change to affect the industry is the expectations of the end consumer. How the Right 3PL Can Help You Meet the Needs of Your End Customer.

Podcast | Women in Logistics 2021: A Rail Industry Pioneer

Supply Chain Brain

Meet a woman of color who has broken down barriers in the railroad industry — among many other accomplishments

Not enough capacity to meet air cargo demand, warns IATA

247 Customs Broker

Air cargo faces a capacity crunch that could be exacerbated by a global recession, according to industry trade body the IATA. Global demand, measured in… The post Not enough capacity to meet air cargo demand, warns IATA appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Meet The Team Thursdays: Jake Clancy, Logistics Administrator

Radius Logistics

Meet Jacob! This is his first job in the Logistics Industry. Even though I haven’t had the opportunity to meet the whole team in person yet everyone has been very welcoming and easy to talk to. Stay tuned for our next Meet the Team Thursday blog post.

Collaborative Logistics is the Only Way Forward for the Industry


There is no greater demand than what market forces, competitors, and Black Swan supply chain events 3PLs and freight brokers have to meet the challenges shippers face. The industry is dealing with More.

EU Starts $940 Billion Offshore Wind Push to Meet Green Goal

Supply Chain Brain

The European Union wants a massive increase in offshore wind to help clean up the electricity industry and aid the recovery after the pandemic

CMA CGM Group introduces Initiatives to meet Customers’ Needs

Logistics Manager

The post CMA CGM Group introduces Initiatives to meet Customers’ Needs appeared first on Logistics Manager. The CMA CGM Group , a world leader in shipping and logistics, is committed to bringing its clients a seamless shipping experience.

Specialist Range of Conveyors to meet Packaging Demands

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Specialist Range of Conveyors to meet Packaging Demands appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. Conveyor supplier, Conveya has recently added another product to its portfolio – the Flexible Expandable Roller (pictured).

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

DC Velocity

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

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. By creating more agile, flexible fulfillment environments, the Internet of Things (IoT), robotics, and wearables are helping companies shore up their bottom lines, work more efficiently, and meet customers’ demands. Industry News 3pl Automation robotics Technology

Industrial Printer Portfolio Strengthened

Logistics Business Magazine

TSC Printronix Auto ID , a global leader in barcode label printing solutions, adds real-time 1D and 2D barcode verification tools to its popular Printronix Auto ID T6000e series mid-range industrial printers.