What is a Network-Based Platform?


The latest trend revolutionizing the software and technology space are Network-Based Platforms. Network-based platforms have been around for several years in the consumer space, but now, […]. The post What is a Network-Based Platform?

Amazon expands Amazon Air network

DC Velocity

Online retailer expands partnership with Air Transport Services Group, adding 10 cargo planes to its air transportation network, company says. Transportation

Supply Chain Networks – The Greatest Influence

Logistics Bureau

What shape should your Supply Chain Network be, and what are the factors that drive the shape of it? Look closely at the diagram that I was about to show you here in this video.

Dealing with Unsupported Network Design Software? There’s a Silver Lining


We thought our only choice was to upgrade to the vendor’s costly new network design package. Talk to peers and analysts : other people in your network may have experience with vendors you haven’t heard about. Are you struggling with unsupported network design software for now?

Buyer's Guide for Supply Chain Network Design Software

Survey Reveals Many Warehouse Networks Cannot Meet eCommerce Expectations

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Internet Retailer just published a research report whose title posed an important question for any online seller: Are Your Fulfillment Operations Good Enough? Interestingly, many of the 100 mid-sized e-retailers who responded to the survey don’t think so.

How to Network in 2019? 3 Practices for Effective Networking

PLS Logistics

The power of networking should never be underestimated. Additionally, the rising importance of communication skills and emotional intelligence only make networking more valuable. Career Blog Career career blog career development Networking

Enabling the Network Effect in Transportation Management [eBook]


According to Adrian Gonzalez, President of Adelante, SCM, Supply Chain Operating Networks are the business equivalent of LinkedIn and Facebook. These cloud-based networks can enable companies to embrace collaboration and realize huge efficiencies. But Supply Chain Operating Networks are few and far between. The post Enabling the Network Effect in Transportation Management [eBook] appeared first on Kuebix.

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FourKites introduces network-wide visibility solution

Fleet Owner

FourKites recently introduced what it says is the industry’s first product that provides companies real-time visibility across their network, including freight they don’t manage. With FourKites’ new Network VisibilitySM, shippers can see real-time l

Putting Community in TMS: Enabling the Network Effect in Transportation Management

Talking Logistics

Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt from “ Putting Community in TMS: Enabling the Network Effect in Transportation Management ,” a research e-book produced by Adelante SCM and published by Kuebix (a Talking Logistics sponsor). Transportation management is inherently a network-based business process. This transportation community is analogous to the connections and relationships enabled by social networks like Facebook and LinkedIn.

Key Questions for a Successful Distribution Network

Speaker: Irina Rosca, Director of Supply Chain Operations, Helix

Can we use historical data to plan for demand and design our networks, or is there a better way? This webinar will cover: Strategies for making high-level decisions about your network design and inventory distribution.

Inttra adds Evergreen to shipping network

DC Velocity

Four new members of network will exchange digital shipping data. Transportation

Supply Chain Operating Networks Create Supply Chain Rockstars

Talking Logistics

Some still have significant opportunities for additional efficiency gains, which can come from utilizing a B2B network to facilitate the buying and selling of products and services. B2B networks have evolved over the years from simple one-to-one connections to one-to-many connections.

Winery Distribution Network Setup with Brian Rooney

Logistics Bureau

One of the general principles of the distribution network is to get your products stored close to your consumers to cut down the cost of distribution, but there are industries such as this one that doesn’t go by this formula.

JD.com unveils plans to study underground urban fulfillment network

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Chinese e-commerce giant launches "Urban Smart Logistics Institute" at Beijing supply chain summit. Transportation

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Top 5 Barriers to Supply Chain Network Design Adoption and How to Overcome Them

Speaker: Brian Dooley, Director SC Navigator, AIMMS, and Paul van Nierop, Supply Chain Planning Specialist, AIMMS

CEntralized distribution network

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

One of them has caught my attention because I actually do not know what the real benefits of a centralized distribution network are. With this purpose I think that before knowing the benefits it is important to understand what a centralized distribution network is.

American Logistics Aid Network urges preparations for Hurricane Dorian

Logistics Management

American Logistics Aid Network releases statement with resources for logistics community

Baltimore joins Kenworth dealer network

Fleet Owner

Kenworth Mid Atlantic – Baltimore recently became the newest addition to Kenworth’s dealer network of more than 400 locations in the United States and Canada with its recent opening through a partnership between Tri-State Kenworth and Chesapeake Truc

How many Distribution Centre Are There in Your Network?

Logistics Bureau

It’s really important to understand the cost impacts of t he number of distribution centres in your distribution network to make it more cost effective.

Smarter Networks for Customer Fulfillment

Speaker: Hannah Testani, COO, Intelligent Audit

advantage through Distribution Networks

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

How to achieve a competitive advantage through Distribution Networks. After the lesson on distribution networks, I researched to complete the training a bit more and I found how to obtain efficiency on the distribution. Previous steps in the design of distribution networks.

Digital Supply Network

Material Handling and Logistics

Elemica has added new features to its digital supply network and software solutions to improve customer experience, analytics and collaboration capabilities

Selecting new software for supply chain network design doesn’t have to be a hassle


When it comes to network design, you can’t just set it and forget it anymore. Today’s successful supply chain networks are adaptable. But network design as a discipline is complex and most organizations struggle to answer network design questions or test hypotheses in weeks.

Transportation Network Optimization

Logistics Management

Streamlining Your Freight with an Integrated Transportation Network

Envirotainer adds Liege to RAP e2 network

247 Customs Broker

Envirotainer has extended its network for e-technology containers by opening its 34th RAP e2 station in Liege, Belgium. The RAP e2 containers has shipped over… The post Envirotainer adds Liege to RAP e2 network appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Old Dominion expands service center network

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Carrier opens 3 new centers, relocates 2 more and renovates a sixth. . Transportation

Unlocking The Benefits of Digital Supply Networks

Blue Grace Logistics

shippers are increasingly aware of the benefits of digital supply networks (DSNs), many “remain in the early phases” of adoption,” according to Patrick Burnson, Executive Editor for Supply Chain Management Review. .

Logistics Network Analysis

Logistics Management

Logistics network monitoring is an important step in understanding what actually occurs throughout your supply chain

Iberian Network Established

Logistics Business Magazine

The goal is to expand the LogCoop network there and to open a branch office on January 1, 2020. For the expansion of the network in Spain, Alicante is strategically located. On 18 October, Castro Gomez will travel to Barcelona for the network event WConnecta.

ELDs must stay current as communication networks move forward

Fleet Owner

Planned sunsetting of 2G and 3G could create disruptions

Cargo Network Connectivity

Logistics Business Magazine

Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Airways, has announced its winter schedule and network plan will come into effect on September 29, with new weekly freighter services marking an increased presence in the United States of America and other strategic global cargo markets.

Impacted by the Tariffs? It Might Be Time for a Network Re-Design


Whatever your strategy may be, knowing where to locate and how to leverage your assets across the supply chain network are major decisions that depend on many variables. network design

FourKites introduces network-wide visibility solution

Refrigerated Transporter

FourKites recently introduced what it says is the industry’s first product that provides companies real-time visibility across their network, including freight they don’t manage. With FourKites’ new Network VisibilitySM, shippers can see real-time l

International Network Expanded

Logistics Business Magazine

Networking and cooperating together the new partners will succeed in closing a gap in the transport business. The cooperation with Tred Union immediately adds to the LogCoop warehouse network an additional 1.25

Should You Expand Your Distribution Network? Take Our 6-Question Test

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Good news for Ecommerce fulfillment: It doesn’t always require a dense distribution center network to reach most U.S. Or do you need to increase your delivery speed and agility by expanding your distribution network? customers quickly. In fact, if you operate a single warehouse in the middle of the country, you can usually get deliveries to them in 3 days or less (on average) – without having to charge a premium.

Distribution networks may need to be reimagined—again

DC Velocity

How will the rise of automated vehicles change distribution networks? Strategy