Supply Chain in High School

Talking Logistics

In March 2011, I wrote a post making the case that, like in baseball, the supply chain and logistics industry needed a farm system to attract and develop the next generation of leaders. Read more Supply Chain in High School.

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. The post Industrial Automation for the Supply Chain Industry appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. Publication Supply Chain

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The Food Industry Needs Visibility In The Supply Chain

Trinity Logistics

Of all industries, the food industry needs data and visibility in the supply chain readily available when it comes to their shipping. The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) and the rise of recalls adds in extra pressure for the food industry to have visibility.

Investments in Supply Chain Operating Networks Continue

Talking Logistics

Four years ago tomorrow, I wrote about how investments in Supply Chain Operating Networks (SCON) were rising. The post Investments in Supply Chain Operating Networks Continue appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Why You Should Embed Customer Service Metrics in Your Supply Chain

Speaker: Irina Rosca, Founder, sustainSCM and Director of Supply Chain and Customer Success Operations, Helix OpCo

Across industries, 81% of all customers attempt to take care of matters themselves before reaching out to a live representative. When there is so much information in customer feedback, why do supply chain managers leave such expensive insights on the table? Supply chain touches the product from conception until it arrives in the hands of the customer, and sometimes through the recycling process. Join Irina Rosca, Director of Supply Chain and Customer Success at Helix as she walks through the key questions to connecting the supply chain with the voice of the customer.

Reconfiguring the Automotive Post Pandemic Supply Chain

Logistics Trends and Insights

The year started off promising for the automotive industry however, like everything in its path, the coronavirus pandemic has dealt a cruel blow to the industry. CEVA Logistics AG was appointed by General Motors, to manage its ventilator production supply chain.

Industry Experts Discuss Food and Beverage Supply Chain Threats in Upcoming SCN Summit

Food Logistics

SCN Summit is a premier virtual event educating logistics professionals on critical issues impacting the supply chain industry. Risk/Compliance

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Contact Tracing in Supply Chain Operations

Talking Logistics

Read more Contact Tracing in Supply Chain Operations. The post Contact Tracing in Supply Chain Operations appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Does your warehouse management system (WMS) have contact tracing capabilities?

[Video] The Value of Supply Chain Quality Management in the Aerospace and Defense Industry

Talking Logistics

Bill Alrich, Customer Solutions Representative at Elemica, discusses the value of supply chain quality management in Aerospace & Defense industry.

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Coronavirus: Supply Chain Risk Management Back in Spotlight

Talking Logistics

The coronavirus, which the World Health Organization (WHO) declared a global health emergency last week, is starting to have an impact on supply chains. Read more Coronavirus: Supply Chain Risk Management Back in Spotlight. Brown logistics supply chain

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.

Getting Through the COVID-19 Crisis: Advice for Supply Chain and Logistics Professionals

Talking Logistics

Back in December, when we were making supply chain and logistics predictions for 2020, none of us envisioned the situation the world finds itself in today due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more Getting Through the COVID-19 Crisis: Advice for Supply Chain and Logistics Professionals.

Responding to Supply Chain Disruption Amid COVID-19

AIMMS

It’s taking a profound humanitarian and economic toll , impacting supply cha ins in many ways. T he apparel industry, for instance, is bracing for a prolonged period of low activity. The post Responding to Supply Chain Disruption Amid COVID-19 appeared first on AIMMS SC Blog.

Understanding the Issue of Supply Chain Fragmentation

Shipchain

Global supply chains are growing and transcending traditional borders. As businesses continue to expand, outsource, and enter new markets, supply chains will continue to increase in complexity. How To Decrease Supply Chain Fragmentation with New Technologies.

Supply Chain Sustainability: A Byproduct of Efficiency

Talking Logistics

That’s when Walmart’s CEO at the time, Lee Scott, gave a speech entitled Twenty First Century Leadership that arguably kicked off the supply chain sustainability era. Read more Supply Chain Sustainability: A Byproduct of Efficiency.

Optimizing Your Supply Chain Costing

Talking Logistics

Supply chain costing is the collection, expense assignment, and analysis of cost information across all the work activities comprising a supply chain for the purpose of identifying opportunities to obtain a competitive advantage through a combination of reduced costs or improved performance.

Making a Difference: Supply Chains for a Better Tomorrow

Talking Logistics

Read more Making a Difference: Supply Chains for a Better Tomorrow. The post Making a Difference: Supply Chains for a Better Tomorrow appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Industry Trends logistics Making a Difference supply chain

The Missing Chief Supply Chain Officer: Insights from Indago Members

Talking Logistics

A few weeks ago, we asked our Indago members a simple question: Does your company have a Chief Supply Chain Officer (CSCO)? In short, Read more The Missing Chief Supply Chain Officer: Insights from Indago Members. Industry Trends Chief Supply Chain Officer COO CSCO Indag

Impact of COVID-19: Insights from Indago Supply Chain Members

Talking Logistics

This time of the year, I’m usually on the road delivering keynote presentations at industry conferences. COVID-19, however, has not cancelled the need for supply chain and logistics professionals to stay informed of industry trends, and for.

Why Supply Chain Complexity Isn’t a Bad Thing

Logistics Viewpoints

When I started my career the term “supply chain” was just emerging. Most professionals I interacted with during my early days in this industry were still referring to “materials management” and “procurement” when they spoke of what we call “supply chain” today.

Plan Effectively For These Supply Chain Risks

Talking Logistics

Which risks do you believe supply chain professionals need to plan for more effectively moving forward? The post Plan Effectively For These Supply Chain Risks appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Supply Chain Collaboration Networks Outlook

Logistics Viewpoints

I recently wrapped up my Supply Chain Collaborative Networks (SCCN)market study which looks at the total size of the market, the forecasted growth through 2023, and the leading suppliers across a number of categories including industry, region, and customer size.

The Value of Supply Chain Quality Management in the Aerospace and Defense Industry

Talking Logistics

Quality is one of the pillars of supply chain management, along with cost, service, and risk. Managing quality across the supply chain is critically important for all industries, but especially in Aerospace and Defense. Read more The Value of Supply Chain Quality Management in the Aerospace and Defense Industry. Episode Highlights Industry Trends Aerospace & Defense Elemica supply chain quality

Strategic risks and the vulnerability of the munitions supply-chain

Logistics in War

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused significant disruptions to global supply chains. The pandemic has shown us the fragility of commercial supply chains; it gives us a reason to think about what a disruption to supply chains might have for the outcomes of military operations.

How Blockchain in the Supply Chain will Empower Supply Chain Management

Shipchain

What is Supply Chain? Supply chain is essentially the entire behind-the-scenes network that links a product from its point of origination to its final destination. The only way to combat these issues is to increase visibility at all points in the supply chain.

Supply Chain Transformation in the Oil and Energy Industry

Talking Logistics

There is a lot of discussion today about supply chain transformation, most of it focused on the consumer goods and retail industries, but there are many challenges and opportunities in the Oil and Energy industry too. It’s an industry that has a major impact on the world economy and on our personal lives. The post Supply Chain Transformation in the Oil and Energy Industry appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

The Arguments For and Against Supply Chain Redundancies

Shipchain

Nowadays, all supply chains face a plethora of potential threats, from piracy, to natural disasters, to accidents, to fraud, and so on. This rings especially true when you think about critical industries. More often than not, it’s their supply chain redundancies.

The More Things Change: 7 Totally Predictable Supply Chain Predictions for 2020

Talking Logistics

This is certainly true in supply chain and logistics. The post The More Things Change: 7 Totally Predictable Supply Chain Predictions for 2020 appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

[Video] Supply Chain Transformation In The Oil And Energy Industry

Talking Logistics

Francois Xavier Lanne and David Marshall from GEODIS discuss Supply Chain Transformation in the Oil and Energy Industry. Francois Xavier Lanne and David Marshall from GEODIS discuss Supply Chain Transformation in the Oil and Energy Industry.

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Certainly, Maybe: Dealing with Supply Chain Uncertainty

Talking Logistics

That’s always the case, I know, especially when it comes to supply chain and logistics, where the uncertainty dial is always turned up to 11. The post Certainly, Maybe: Dealing with Supply Chain Uncertainty appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Industry Trends supply chain design supply chain learning Supply Chain Risk Management uncertainty

Managing Supply Chains from Home (Insights from Indago Members)

Talking Logistics

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is forcing many supply chain and logistics professionals to work from home. Read more Managing Supply Chains from Home (Insights from Indago Members).

The Food Supply Chain is at Risk

Logistics Viewpoints

The global food supply chain is complex, vast, and vital to human existence. For that reason, when there are disruptions to the food supply chain, it makes major headlines. The post The Food Supply Chain is at Risk appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

Industry Trend on the Rise for Supply Chain and Logistics: Automation

Shipchain

According to EFT’s Supply Chain Hot Trends to Watch for in 2019 , one of the most significant trends that we should be paying attention to this year is automation. Industry players have already begun experimenting with technologies like robotics and artificial intelligence.

What is Predictive Analytics and How is it Used in Supply Chain Operations?

Kuebix

You may be familiar with the term predictive analytics – but have you ever stopped to ask yourself what it really means for your supply chain? Regardless of the industry your company is operating in, predictive analytics can help your company interpret […].

Performance Reviews: Evaluating Supply Chain Talent (Insights from Indago Members)

Talking Logistics

Read more Performance Reviews: Evaluating Supply Chain Talent (Insights from Indago Members). The post Performance Reviews: Evaluating Supply Chain Talent (Insights from Indago Members) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Supply Chain Visibility: Beyond “Where’s My Truck?”

Talking Logistics

I’ve been an industry analyst for over 20 years and achieving timely and accurate supply chain visibility has always been — and continues to be — a top priority for companies across all industries. The Maturing of the Supply Chain.

New Technologies for Effective Food Supply Chain

SIPMM Professional Publications

The Industry 4.0 The post New Technologies for Effective Food Supply Chain appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. Publication Supply Chain