The Hybrid Work Model

Logistics Bureau

The Hybrid work model! Feature Opinion People Videos hybrid work hybrid work model office-based wfh work from homeSomething a bit different this week. What is it?

Western Star debuts all new truck model 57X

Commercial Carrier Journal

Western Star first introduced an aero model in 2014, but the model is being replaced. Trucks

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Test drive: Peterbilt's refreshed Model 579

Commercial Carrier Journal

Peterbilt's new Model 579 is the perfect blend of new school tech and old school trucking. Test Drives

Tesla Axes Radar Sensors on Model S and Model X

IoT World Today

Tesla has again demonstrated its determination to forge its own path by removing the radar sensors on the Model S and Model X for the North American market. transportation-connected-cars Tesla National Highway Transportation Safety Administration Model X Model S

Best Practices to Model Carbon Costs in Supply Chain Network Design

How to model carbon costs in your supply chain design? Make conscious choices by comparing scenarios indicating at which points in the supply chain carbon emissions occur and achieve the right balance between sustainability and cost.

Test drive: Peterbilt's refreshed Model 579

Overdrive Online

Peterbilt's new Model 579 is the perfect blend of new school tech and old school trucking

NREL Simulates EV Fleet Planning with Transportation Modeling Tool

NGT News

HIVE mixes agent-based modeling and centralized dispatch for automated and human-driven fleets and ride-hail passengers. The post NREL Simulates EV Fleet Planning with Transportation Modeling Tool appeared first on NGT News.

A New Model for Grocery Delivery with Sean Coakley

The Logistics of Logistics

A New Model for Grocery Delivery with Sean Coakley. Sean Coakley and Joe Lynch discuss a new model for grocery delivery. Key Takeaways: A New Model for Grocery Delivery. A new model for grocery delivery has emerged. Learn More About A New Model for Grocery Delivery.

New Models 2020

Fleet Owner

It’s a good time to be spec’ing out trucks for your fleet because the options seem almost endless

4 Ways Supply Chain Modeling Enhances Enterprise Resilience

Logistics Viewpoints

Supply chain modeling is essential to substantiated resiliency analysis and to the planning of risk responses. A supply chain model is the digital representation of the structure, product flows and policies of a physical supply chain.

Easily Build an Optimization App and Empower Your Data

Speaker: Gertjan de Lange

Solving complex business problems requires optimization modeling techniques and data to compare scenarios and make the best decisions. With AIMMS you can rapidly build an optimization app on top of your data and deploy it to the end-user in just a few clicks.

White Paper: When and Why Should I Cost Model?

The Supply Chain Journal

Cost modelling is leveraged by the most competitive and profitable transportation organizations. White Papers cost model cost reductions enVista transportation costs white paper

Flexible Food Distribution and Restaurant Business Models

Kuebix

Many are straying away from their traditional business models to keep their companies from going under. The post Flexible Food Distribution and Restaurant Business Models appeared first on Kuebix. Covid-19 has left restaurants and food distribution companies scrambling to stay afloat.

Evolving Supply Chain Models and the Outlook for Investors

Logistics Bureau

Similarly, they often operate what is essentially a one-size-fits-all supply chain model that fails to take into account, or even provide visibility of, the costs involved in delivering a variety of products and product variants.

Fixed Logistics Model vs Flexible Logistics Model

Locus

With the supply chains of all businesses going through a transformational shift, it is important for them to make tough decisions concerning logistics models. After the pandemic hit, flexible logistics models helped businesses to easily penetrate into dense urban markets at economical costs.

Guide to Mathematical Optimization & Modeling

What is mathematical optimization and how does it compare to other types of analytics? Which tool should you use to develop optimization applications and scale them across the business? What are best practices for successful adoption? Read now.

CARB: Peterbilt Model 520EV Now Eligible for HVIP Voucher

NGT News

says the Peterbilt Model 520EV is now eligible for the Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (HVIP) program by the California Air Resources Board (CARB). Peterbilt Model 520EVs sold to customers in California are eligible for a $150,000 HVIP voucher.

Mack Trucks Begins Serial Production on New Fully Electric Class 8 Truck Model

NGT News

The Mack LR Electric model, Mack Trucks’ first fully electric Class 8 vehicle, is now in serial production at Mack’s Lehigh Valley Operations (LVO) facility in Macungie, Pa. The post Mack Trucks Begins Serial Production on New Fully Electric Class 8 Truck Model appeared first on NGT News.

New Business Model to Master Shopfloor Complexity and Competitive Threats

Logistics Viewpoints

Another way to solve operational complexity is by adopting new business models. One of the most compelling new models is software built upon location awareness and in-motion resource management that intelligently automates manual decisions to decrease complexity.

IBP Scenario Modeling for Recovery, Restructuring and Resilience

AIMMS

Our second webinar delved deeper into the technology aspect, focusing on analytical capabilities and scenario modeling. Specifically, we looked at three use cases for scenario modeling using our cloud-based IBP app. Today’s business reality is constantly shifting.

New Research: The State of Supply Chain Network Design in 2022

This report explores how the state of supply chain network design has changed – including how the tools, maturity models, and market demands are transforming the network design practice.

New models 2020: Medium-duty

Fleet Owner

Medium-duty trucks and vehicles are becoming more popular for fleets of all sizes. Here's the annual Fleet Owner preview of the 2020 class of trucks

Scenario Modeling Is Now Crucial for Supply Chain Network Design

AIMMS

How are companies leveraging scenario modeling for network design and optimization ? The company modeled scenarios and performed simulations in AIMMS Network Design Navigator with all their products grouped together.

Emerging Trends Around Last-Mile Delivery Fulfillment Models 2022

Locus

Similarly, today’s emerging last-mile delivery fulfillment models seemed like a gamble for businesses when it started a decade back but are essential for a profitable business plan today. The answer depends on the last-mile delivery fulfillment model you adapt.

Supply Chain Network Design Maturity and Implementation Models Post COVID-19

AIMMS

The post Supply Chain Network Design Maturity and Implementation Models Post COVID-19 appeared first on AIMMS

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The Essential Supply Chain Network Design Tooling Checklist

Dedicated supply chain network design software is fuelled by intuitive scenario analysis capabilities and powerful mathematical optimization. Answer 10 relevant questions to see if advanced network design & scenario modeling technology can help you.

Combilift launches two new models

Logistics Business Magazine

Recent models such as the Combi-XLE and now the Combi-FSE focus on heavier duty application for industry sectors such as timber, steel, tubes & pipes and builders merchants. The post Combilift launches two new models appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

The Overlooked Role of 3D Modeling in Supply Chain

Supply Chain Brain

Yet 3D models remain underutilized by those sectors The last two years have seen a major shift in the technology available to manufacturers, supply chain and logistics professionals.

New models 2020: Heavy-duty

Fleet Owner

More fleet customers consider safety systems on equal footing as fuel economy when spec'ing new heavy-duty trucks in 2020

Peterbilt Model 536 with Cummins L9N natural gas engine

Commercial Carrier Journal

Electrification and hydrogen are clearly the ways of the future, but natural gas is a right-now solution for motor carriers seeking to shrink their carbon footprint. Test Drives

Implementing Supply Chain Network Design

Companies want to maximize service levels, but they also want to cut costs. These goals are often at odds with one another. How do you find the optimum balance? This guide offers hands-on advice that will help you use network design to achieve successful results.

GreenPower Launches the EV Star CC Model

NGT News

GreenPower), a designer, manufacturer and distributor of electric-powered medium- and heavy-duty vehicles, has launched its new EV Star CC Model. The post GreenPower Launches the EV Star CC Model appeared first on NGT News. GreenPower Motor Co.

Kenworth debuts new W990 model

Fleet Owner

New truck to replace W900, company's longest running vehicle

A Maturity Model for Supply Chain Design

Logistics Viewpoints

LLamasoft has developed a maturity model related to supply chain design solutions. Developing a maturity model, however, is not for the faint of heart. The model explicity ties ROI from a design project to the maturity level. The post A Maturity Model for Supply Chain Design appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Consulting Services maturity model supply chainAs a leading supplier of supply chain design solutions, this is a natural extension for them.

Why is the Port-Centric Logistics Model becoming popular?

20Cube Logistics

Traditionally, the hub-and-spoke model was successful as the logistic networks were not very complex and less congested. Through a Port-Centric Logistics model, the goods can be delivered directly from the port warehouses to the customers.

Supply Chain Network Design: The Ultimate Use Cases eBook

Explore the most common use cases for network design and optimization software. This eBook shares how supply chain leaders leverage their supply chain design software to tackle a variety of challenges and questions.

A&R Logistics Electrifies Fleet with Addition of Peterbilt Model 579EVs

NGT News

A&R Logistics, a North American supply chain services company to the chemical industry, has purchased two Peterbilt Model 579 Electric Vehicles (EVs). The post A&R Logistics Electrifies Fleet with Addition of Peterbilt Model 579EVs appeared first on NGT News.

Drop Shipping in Logistics: Business Model Pros and Cons

Bringg

Dropshipping has become an increasingly popular business model. But are the logistics of dropshipping right for your business? Here's what you need to know

Late-model used truck prices go stratospheric

The Supply Chain Journal

For example, model-year 2018 trucks with under 500,000 miles are selling at auction for around $70,000. Prices of newer used trucks with low mileage are reaching historic levels with new truck deliveries slowed by supply chain issues and an ongoing shortage of microchips.

Volvo Trucks Rolls Out the VNR Electric Model

NGT News

Volvo Trucks North America says its zero tailpipe emission VNR Electric model is now commercially available in North America. The post Volvo Trucks Rolls Out the VNR Electric Model appeared first on NGT News.

What Resilience Means in 2021

Speaker: Scott Wooley, President of Thermal Packing Solutions at Atlantic Tape and Packaging

If you thought your supply chain was resilient before 2020, you may have been proven very wrong. If your supply chain is still feeling the effects of the pandemic, you may feel that the insights and lessons are yet to be distinguished among the mess--that's what we're here for. Join Scott Wooley, President of Thermal Solutions at Atlantic Tape and Packaging, and redefine what a resilient supply chain is.