Four management strategies for retaining labor

DC Velocity

StrategyStudies show that DCs with the lowest turnover rates tend to follow the same four management principles. But they sometimes stumble in the execution.

Logistics Sales: Strategies to Boost Revenue Growth

Cyzerg

In this article, we share marketing and sales strategies they can use to increase sales predictability, consistently produce leads, and convert those leads into customers. It is not uncommon to see small and mid-size logistics companies struggle with business growth.

Essential Strategies for Public Procurement Practices

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Essential Strategies for Public Procurement Practices appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. For many years, public procurement was perceived as an administrative, back-office function.

How to Develop a Supply Chain Strategy Like Amazon

Cerasis

The post How to Develop a Supply Chain Strategy Like Amazon appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Supply Chain supply chain strategyAmazon has taken the eCommerce industry by storm, becoming the leading online marketplace in the world. And what’s not to love?

Smarter Networks for Customer Fulfillment

Speaker: Hannah Testani, COO, Intelligent Audit

Shipping strategies you can use to make your operation more productive and cost-effective. You've probably noticed that shipping costs are going up. Have you ever wondered if your transportation spend is as optimized as it could be?

[PODCAST] A Comprehensive Discussion on Lean Supply Chain Strategies

Cerasis

Listen to “A Comprehensive Discussion on Lean Supply Chain Strategies” on Spreaker. The post [PODCAST] A Comprehensive Discussion on Lean Supply Chain Strategies appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

As Retailers Eye Final Mile Strategies, They Launch BOPIS to Neutralize Costs

Cerasis

Many retailers have implemented buy online, pick up in store (BOPIS) strategies without realizing it. The post As Retailers Eye Final Mile Strategies, They Launch BOPIS to Neutralize Costs appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

Essential Strategies for Successful Outsourcing

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Essential Strategies for Successful Outsourcing appeared first on SIPMM ACADEMY. Outsourcing is the complete transfer of a business process to an independent external organisation.

Simple Supply Chain Strategy on One-Page

Logistics Bureau

Have you got a Supply Chain Strategy? Let me show you how I help my consulting clients put together a One-Page Supply Chain Strategy. Supply Chain Strategy KPI supply chain management consulting supply chain strategy

Essential Strategies for Alignment of Sustainable Procurement

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Essential Strategies for Alignment of Sustainable Procurement appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. Today, companies are increasingly recognizing the importance of sustainable procurement.

A Business Case for Automation in Your Supply Chain

Speaker: Cathy Morrow Roberson, Founder and Head Analyst, Logistics Trends and Insights, LLC

Join us for this insightful webinar with Cathy Morrow Roberson, Head Analyst at Logistics Trends and Insights, LLC, and learn the key areas to help prove that implementing automation is a sound financial strategy: Getting the buy-in.

Crucial Strategies to Prevent Procurement Fraud

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Crucial Strategies to Prevent Procurement Fraud appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. In today’s business world it is important for organizations to take steps towards procurement fraud prevention.

How to Build a Beneficial Shipping Strategy

GoShip Blog

Shippers can benefit from creating a focused shipping strategy to reduce freight costs and increase profitability and efficiency. When it comes to small businesses, a shipping strategy is very important to keep customers happy and satisfied.

A Playbook for Supply Chain Strategy

Logistics Viewpoints

But strategy is often more prosaic. For example, when it comes to supply chain strategy, there is a playbook that can be followed. The post A Playbook for Supply Chain Strategy appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Learning & Leadership strategy supply chainWhen we think of strategists, we tend to think of men (C-level folks are still mostly men) with giant foreheads seeing things the rest of us cannot.

Best B2B sales strategies for logistics business

LoGo

But which ones are the best b2b sales strategies? O post Best B2B sales strategies for logistics business apareceu primeiro em Blog LoGo. Sales b2b (business-to-business) means any sale established between companies, that is, business to business.

Key Questions for a Successful Distribution Network

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

This webinar will cover: Strategies for making high-level decisions about your network design and inventory distribution. As we plan for the world of eCommerce and the customer expectation of quick, free shipping, our ability to forecast is turned on its head.

Considerations in Facility Strategy – Location Matters

Blue Horseshoe Solutions

At ProMat 2019, Chris Elliott, consulting manager at Blue Horseshoe, shared his presentation What Supply Chain Optimization Software Isn’t Able to Tell You – Considerations in Facility Strategy, Location, Design, and Layout. Learning Strategy Supply Chain

25 tips to bolster your fleet’s green strategy

Fleet Owner

Manufacturers are on the push to increase efficiency, though some features can seem too high of a cost at procurement. Pilot one technology at a time to see if the ROI works

Cost Reduction Strategy through Supplier-Managed Inventory

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Cost Reduction Strategy through Supplier-Managed Inventory appeared first on SIPMM ACADEMY. Supplier-Managed Inventory (SMI) is the process whereby a supplier plans, manages and replenish inventory for a customer.

Techniques for an Effective Global Sourcing Strategy

SIPMM Professional Publications

It is a procurement strategy in which companies try to find the most cost-efficient place globally for manufacturing goods. The post Techniques for an Effective Global Sourcing Strategy appeared first on SIPMM ACADEMY.

Key Strategies to Enhance Supplier Relationship

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Key Strategies to Enhance Supplier Relationship appeared first on SIPMM ACADEMY.

Essential Strategies for a Successful Procurement Negotiation

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Essential Strategies for a Successful Procurement Negotiation appeared first on SIPMM ACADEMY. The importance of negotiation in business deals cannot be understated.

Is It Time To Tidy Up Your Fulfillment Strategy?

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Earlier this year, Netflix introduced a popular but polarizing new show. Entitled Tidying Up with Marie Kondo , it follows various families as they systematically cull through their possessions, all spurred by the cleaning guru’s famous advice to keep only what “sparks joy.”.

Key Procurement Strategy for the Oil and Gas Industry

SIPMM Professional Publications

An effective procurement strategy is not only a financial plan to manage the budget but also the workflow, and production timelines while keeping everything aligned with the company objectives. The post Key Procurement Strategy for the Oil and Gas Industry appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE.

Six Key Strategies to Avoid Procurement Fraud

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Six Key Strategies to Avoid Procurement Fraud appeared first on SIPMM ACADEMY. One of the significant problems faced by organizations and stores of all kinds and sizes is business fraud.

The Essential Strategies for a Successful Procurement Negotiation

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post The Essential Strategies for a Successful Procurement Negotiation appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. In today’s hyper-connected and increasingly competitive market, the ability to negotiate effectively is more highly valued than ever before.

Is UPS’ Strategy Really Transformational?

Logistics Trends and Insights

Now that the dust has settled and I’ve calmed down a bit, let’s chat about the UPS Transformation meeting that was held Thursday, September 13, 2018. A disclaimer before jumping in, I spent almost 11 years with Big Brown and yes, I do have some, albeit not much, stock in the company.

Logistics and the strangling of strategy

Logistics in War

However, the impact of logistics on strategy is just as significant and ultimately more profound. Logistic systems and supply chains, and the concepts that drive their formation, are as influential on strategy at least as much, if not more, than strategy should be in determining them.

12 Detention Time Prevention Strategies for Inbound Freight Management

Cerasis

The post 12 Detention Time Prevention Strategies for Inbound Freight Management appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Detention time has always been a big problem for shippers and truckers alike.

10 Strategies to Reduce CPG Logistics Costs

Kane is Able

Or, are you exploring logistics strategies that alter current processes and the way you work with retail customers? Following are 7 strategies for CPG manufacturers to consider. Consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies face a constant battle for market share and retail shelf space.

IKEA lOGISTIC sTRATEGy

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

In the phase before the products reach the store, IKEA distribution service makes sure all goods are transported from suppliers to stores. However, once in the stores, logistics handles the off-loading and arrangement of goods. IKEA was founded in 1943, in Sweden.

Optimizing your truckload shipping strategy for the back to school season

Freightquote

The back to school season is a great reminder to optimize your truckload shipping strategy. Let’s dive into how to boost your current process for your best back to school season yet

Supply Chain’s Cloud-first Strategy

Logistics Management

More companies are shifting toward the use of public, private and hybrid Clouds to run their supply chains

Customer Lifecycle Email Strategy for E-commerce

247 Customs Broker

Every step of their journey can be supported by a note… The post Customer Lifecycle Email Strategy for E-commerce appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Email is a powerful tool for moving your customers through the e-commerce customer lifecycle.

Engagement Versus Strategy in Business

Apparel Logistics

Traditionally, company heads have devised business strategies to improve their organizations' bottom lines. Prioritizing employee engagement over traditional strategies has proven an effective way to boost profits. Employee Engagement Versus Strategy For Profits.

Key Stages to Develop a Global Sourcing Strategy

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Key Stages to Develop a Global Sourcing Strategy appeared first on SIPMM ACADEMY. Global sourcing is the practice of sourcing from the global market for goods and services across geopolitical boundaries.