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? Blog Network Effect Network TMS Network-Based Platforms TMS transportation management systemEvery year there are new buzzwords about technology circulating the industry.

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.


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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.

Taking a Big Picture View of Supply Chain Networks

Logistics Viewpoints

To actually realize the promise of end-to-end visibility and control over our incredibly complex supply chain networks, we need really big picture thinking — particularly when it comes to the supply chain data networks that serve as the foundation for true digital transformation.

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.

Evie Networks to Install Tritium Fast Chargers Across Australia

NGT News

Tritium, a developer and manufacturer of DC fast chargers for electric vehicles (EV), has signed a deal with Evie Networks to install more than 300 of Tritium’s new RTM 50kW fast chargers across Australia. Electric australia DC fast charge electric electric vehicles EV Evie Networks Tritium

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 Network Summit

Food Logistics

The Supply Chain Network (SCN) Summit is a premier virtual event educating logistics professionals on critical issues impacting the supply chain industry.

Nikola Expands Sales and Service Dealer Network

NGT News

a designer and manufacturer of heavy-duty commercial battery-electric vehicles, fuel-cell electric vehicles and energy infrastructure solutions, has added Alta Equipment Group to its dealer network for its Class 8 truck sales and service coverage. Nikola Corp.,

TuSimple: Autonomous freight network 6 months ahead of schedule

The Supply Chain Journal

Autonomous trucking software leader TuSimple is running six months ahead of schedule in building out the first phase of its autonomous freight network, and should reach Charlotte, North Carolina, and Orlando, Florida, by the end of the year.

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.

4 Gartner® Insights for Supply Chain Network Design Success


The post 4 Gartner® Insights for Supply Chain Network Design Success appeared first on AIMMS

Ocean Network Express Joins NYSHEX Carrier Network

Logistics Manager

Ocean Network Express ( ONE ) has joins a group of innovative carriers who use the New York Shipping Exchange ( NYSHEX ) to offer their customers the ability to enter digital and mutually enforceable contracts. Ocean Carriers NYSHEX Ocean Network Express ONE

Data Tips for Supply Chain Network Design Part I: Preparation


The post Data Tips for Supply Chain Network Design Part I: Preparation appeared first on AIMMS

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5 Key Steps to Improve Your Distribution Network


The strategies of supply chain management are of paramount importance when it comes to boosting the profitability of the business and distribution network. The post 5 Key Steps to Improve Your Distribution Network appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

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

Want to build your internal capability, reduce costs and make better decisions? It's easier than you think. This on-demand webinar shares research findings from Supply Chain Insights, including the top 5 obstacles that bog you down when trying to improve your network design efforts.

Supply Network – The Future of Supply Chains?

Morai Logistics

The world of supply chain is in a constant state of change—does its future lie in transforming to a supply network? . Instead, it’s time to see it for what it is: a network. As supply chains continue their growth, the next step in their evolution is becoming a supply network.

5 Reasons to Diversify Your Carrier Network Now


Unfortunately, the strategies are simply so ingrained in the supply chain that many organizations have still yet to diversify their networks. The post 5 Reasons to Diversify Your Carrier Network Now appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

Gas Networks Ireland Grant Looks to Expand CNG Transportation

NGT News

Gas Networks Ireland has launched a €2.9 The post Gas Networks Ireland Grant Looks to Expand CNG Transportation appeared first on NGT News.

Does Amazon need a separate network to court outside shippers?

The Supply Chain Journal

NYSE:UPS) shippers with a pickup and delivery service bypassing Amazon’s fulfillment and distribution network. In effect, Amazon would be building out a network in less than a decade that took UPS 114 years and FedEx 50 years to construct.

New Supply Chain Design Software Benefits Calculator

Curious how much can you potentially save by optimizing your supply chain network? Our benefits calculator helps you find out.

Will regional parcel deal spark PE interest in national network?

The Supply Chain Journal

Its network extends as far west as Indianapolis. Its network stretches as far east as Colorado and touches the country’s northern and southern borders from Washington to Arizona. There has been talk for decades about cobbling together a national network out of a group of regionals.

3 Best Practices for Supply Chain Network Design


The post 3 Best Practices for Supply Chain Network Design appeared first on AIMMS

Pallet-Track expands network

Logistics Business Magazine

The Pallet-Track pallet network has signed up its latest shareholder member, Walsall-based Trailer Freight International (TFI). TFI is based just six miles from Pallet-Track’s Wolverhampton central hub, and joins the network as part of its plan to accelerate its growth domestically.

The Long and Short of Designing a Distribution Network

Logistics Bureau

I’ve noticed a trend in recent years in that when businesses want to check their distribution networks or design a distribution network , they immediately jump into loads and loads of detail. Four Ways to Streamline Your Network Design.

Supply Chain Planning Maturity – How Do You Compare to Peers?

Today's supply chains are networked, global ecosystems. An event upstream in a different country or region can cause considerable disruption downstream. The COVID-19 pandemic is an extreme example of how this unfolds in practice. How prepared are supply chain teams to react and recover, from a planning maturity stance? Download this report to get exclusive insights on planning maturity!

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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Arrival to Supply Anaheim Transportation Network with Battery Electric Buses

NGT News

and Anaheim Transportation Network (ATN) have been awarded a $2 million grant from the Federal Transportation Administration (FTA) to replace aged liquefied natural gas (LNG) with zero-emission battery electric buses from vehicle producer Arrival. The City of Anaheim, Calif.,

Why Virtual Private Networks Aren’t Enough to Ensure Cybersecurity

Supply Chain Brain

Virtual private networks (VPNs) have been touted as an effective method to protect computers and networks against system breaches. But they aren’t the complete solution anymore, given the growing sophistication of cyber thieves and hackers

The Best Factor that Shapes Your Distribution Network

Logistics Bureau

What influences your Distribution Network above all else? The last 23 years of designing and re-aligning Distribution Networks for our Consulting clients and after hundreds of Distribution Network assignments, I can say with 100% confidence, that there is ONE thing that influences your Network design and shape more than anything. Supply Chain Secrets: How Long Does It Take to a Design Distribution Network?

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.

Emerging Tech in Your Fulfillment Network: Stepping Beyond Digital Transformation

Logistics Viewpoints

As an entrepreneur I’ve been reflecting on this a lot: The current milestone in logistics and fulfillment is using emerging technologies to capture and leverage exponentially growing data sets in warehouses and throughout the entire fulfillment network.

Distribution Network Consum

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

Currently, Consum carries out its activity in the supply chain sector through a commercial network made up of more than 730 supermarkets between Consum and Charter franchises. Uncategorized Consum distribution network supply chainIt has a workforce that exceeds 15,363 workers, more than 3,300,000 member-clients and is present in the Comunidad Valenciana, Cataluña, Murcia, Castilla-La Mancha, Aragón and Andalucía.

UIPA Announces LTE/5G Supply Chain Network

IoT World Today

A private LTE/5G network dedicated to the supply chain is to be implemented by Utah Inland Port Authority (UIPA), it has announced. UIPA’s Intelligent Crossroads Network (ICN) will surface “unique” insights into cargo traffic for supply chain operators, starting from early 2022.

Transportation Network-Wide Visibility

Material Handling and Logistics

FourKites has introduced Network Visibility, which provides companies with real-time visibility across their network, including freight that they do not manage

New Buyer's Guide for Supply Chain Network Design

Many companies are looking to redesign their supply chain network to lower costs, improve service levels and reduce risks in the new year. Check out our updated Buyer's Guide for Supply Chain Network Design Software with research insights and learnings!