Kion strategy adapts to digitization trends

DC Velocity

StrategyDematic acquisition and hot lift truck demand contribute to $9.4 billion revenue, firm says.

Dark Kitchens: Deceptive Experience or Genius Strategy?

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As a result of this, there’s a growing trend of creating ‘dark kitchens’ by both restaurant chains and food delivery companies. There’s a lot of uncertainty, especially among large restaurant chains, as they plan their future strategy. Latest Industry Trends

6 Supply Chain Trends from 2017 and their Ongoing Progress

Logistics Bureau

Call it a cop-out if you like, but predicting which logistics and supply chain trends will make a difference to businesses in any given year has become notoriously difficult, given the speed at which technology in particular, can suddenly disrupt the way things are done. Trends come and go.

These Logistics Trends Will Force a Reevaluation of Logistics Strategy in 2018

Cerasis

However, logistics professionals can get ahead of the curve by knowing what trends to expect in the coming year that will require a reevaluation of logistics strategy in 2018. For manufacturers, distributors, and logistics professionals, a reevaluation of logistics strategy will squarely focus on shorter turnaround times on last-mile deliveries , and the trend is expected to continue shrinking. SNEW Waves Will Require Reevaluation of Logistics Strategy.

3 Supply Chain Trends to Keep on Your 2019 Radar

Logistics Bureau

3 Supply Chain Trends to Track in 2019. Trend #1: Warehouses are Getting Smarter. Trend #2: Distribution Nodes Moving Closer to Customers. “We’re Of all the factors currently shaping trends in supply chain and logistics, ecommerce continues to be one of the most influential.

4 Supply Chain and Logistics Trends for 2019

Morai Logistics

According to expert forecasts on future trends in supply chain management , …over the next five years about 80% believe ‘digital supply chain’ will be the leading industry model. However, what trends will be at the top of the list this year? This article reviews 4 supply chain and logistics trends of 2019. Another industry trend hat will carry over from 2018 and cause turbulence, is electronic logging devices (ELDs).

Logistics Evolution: Some Interesting Trends

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Keeping up with the trends will help logistics professionals keep pace with current demand while making informed decisions on everything involved in your organizations e-commerce supply chain strategy to meet future demand. Logistics Business Logistics News Industry TrendsThe exponential growth of e-commerce is fueling significant changes in Logistics from order fulfillment to packaging protocol, line haul and final mile delivery.

7 Supply Chain and Logistics Trends to Watch in 2018

Logistics Bureau

It’s that time when idle chatter at the office Christmas lunch turns to debating what next year will bring, especially among logistics and supply chain professionals, for whom it seems every New Year brings new challenges, trends, and disruptive innovations.

The Top 7 Trucking Trends in 2017 | Leading the Industry

Cerasis

Not surprisingly, some of the trucking trends that move drivers forward will also be those that present new challenges and opportunities for such a vital industry as commercial driving. 2017 Trucking Trends. Freight Transportation Trends

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E-Commerce Shipping Strategy Challenges to Consider for Perfect Implementation

Cerasis

The path to perfect implementation of a new e-commerce shipping strategy is not always clear, and it comes with several challenges that can undermine the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of e-commerce. WHITE PAPER] The Top Supply Chain Trends that Will Impact Supply Chain Management in 2018.

Three Key Trends In Logistics E-Commerce

Cerasis

This fact explains why understanding and following the key trends in logistics e-commerce are crucial for organizations that want to save their place in the supply chain and get better results with less effort. . The other trend is changing the concept of Black Friday.

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3 Important Strategies to Improve Your Supply Chain in 2018

Morai Logistics

This post highlights three strategic areas which many companies overlooked in 2017; strategy, security & interaction, and how to best achieve improvements in these areas. On this topic, Jeff Metersky, VP of customer success strategy at LLamasoft, writes: Supply chain professionals should absolutely strive to better understand demand; after all, demand is one of the most important factors impacting your overall supply chain design.

4 Essential Luxury Brand Shipping Strategies

Now, That's Logistics

This puts added pressure on companies that need to select the best possible supply chain strategies and logistics providers for their high-end goods. Four Strategies That Work. This creates demanding lead time requirements and viable logistics strategies must be developed in order to meet those market needs. That’s the trend, and it’s not going away.”. Additional languages available.

Protect Your Bottom Line With a Smart Supply Chain Design Strategy

Talking Logistics

Here is how these companies are using transportation optimization, inventory optimization and demand modeling as part of their supply chain design strategy to tackle the price factor head-on. Customer demand is volatile, so a ‘set it and forget it’ strategy is destined to fail.

These are the 2018 Manufacturing Trends That will Drive 2.1% Growth In American Manufacturing

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Supply chain executives need to take a few moments to learn more about the top 2018 manufacturing trends that will make it possible. Check Out the Top 2018 Manufacturing Trends. Green Manufacturing is also expected to be a viable trend of 2018. Manufacturing Trends

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Are You Strategic about Data-Driven Logistics Strategy?

Logistics Problem Solving

Logistics strategy has evolved over the past few years. This put a lot of pressure on shippers as the old strategy of yelling louder at their carrier was no longer effective to reduce costs. The trend is now towards being data-driven with the data dictating the strategies. As a result, shippers essentially have gone from subjectively strategic, using strategies based on hunches, to objectively strategic with strategies driven by data.

[Infographic] Top Small Business Technology Trends in 2017

Cerasis

And as we welcome the new year, new small business technology and trends are surfacing once again which will further make technology an imperative in small business today. Technology Trends

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2016 Supply Chain Trends: 7 of 12 Trends that Will Drive Supply Chain Management in 2016

Cerasis

As we head into a new year it is a good time to take a look at the coming year and see what it may hold in the way of trends. We have already covered the top 6 trends for 2016 in manufacturing. 2016 Supply Chain Trends: The First 7 of 12.

6 Supply Chain Trends That Could Truly Shake You Up (2018 Update)

Logistics Bureau

Trend identification is a tricky business. Supply chain trends make it yet more complex because they represent the intersections of so many different domains. What is a supply chain trend-spotter to do? A Different Perspective on Business Trends and Supply Chains. We explore six overall business and economic trends that have been progressing steadily and measurably over the last few years. What Happened to These Trends?

5 Top Transportation Management Trends to Expect in 2018

Cerasis

Fortunately, shippers can prepare for increasing prices by understanding these 5 top transportation management trends. The Freight & Transportation Management Trends to Know in 2018. Scalable Technology at the Heart of Transportation Management Trends. With technology adoption of TMS increasing among shippers, collaboration is one of the largest benefits seen in these top transportation management trends we lay out. . Transportation Management Trends

[INFOGRAPHIC] Expert Reveals 7 Supply Chain Trends to Watch

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Look at these 7 supply chain trends as a guide to better your supply chain today. In this article, Professor Burcu Keskin from University of Alabama will share 7 supply chain trends that working professionals should watch. Infographics Supply Chain Supply Chain Trends

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These Top Manufacturing Technology Trends will Fuel a Focus on Customer Experience in 2018

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While much of this chain will focus on key ways manufacturers can make more products, it will also have a profound impact on how manufacturers use information and interact with consumers through these additional top manufacturing technology trends. Manufacturing Technology Trends

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Are You Strategic about Data-Driven Logistics Strategy?

Logistics Problem Solving

Logistics strategy has evolved over the past few years. This put a lot of pressure on shippers as the old strategy of yelling louder at their carrier was no longer effective to reduce costs. The trend is now towards being data-driven with the data dictating the strategies. As a result, shippers essentially have gone from subjectively strategic, using strategies based on hunches, to objectively strategic with strategies driven by data.

Omnichannel Retail Strategy: Not just a Buzzword, But a Business Model

Cerasis

An omnichannel retail strategy is the new norm in today’s supply chains. Therefore, an omnichannel retail strategy must become the new standard business model for companies wanting to remain competitive.

[INFOGRAPHIC] 6 Logistics Industry Trends Set to Transform 2016 & Beyond

Cerasis

We have discussed how manufacturers are changing the landscape through surprising, innovative trends. For third-party logistics providers ( 3PLs ), logistics industry trends will dramatically affect how logistics providers of all sizes operate.

6 More Logistics Technology Trends Enabling Success in 2018

Cerasis

In today’s blog post we continue our look at the logistics technology trends that will shape 2018. In this post, will go to how shippers and logistics providers will lean on 6 more trends to make gains in the months to come.

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5 Ways an Omnichannel Supply Chain Strategy Can Improve Customer Experience

Cerasis

The importance of an omnichannel supply chain strategy cannot be overstated. What’s Wrong With Omnichannel Supply Chain Strategy and Customer Service? WHITE PAPER] The Top Supply Chain Trends that Will Impact Supply Chain Management in 2018.

Why These 7 More 2018 Trends in American Manufacturing Focusing on Standards & Process will Spur Growth

Cerasis

Manufacturers are looking for ways to explore new technologies, reinvent manufacturing strategy, enhance troubleshooting, bringing manufacturing closer to consumer and levy the power of intelligent tools to streamline operations and cut costs.

[WEBINAR REPLAY] 5 Parcel Shipping Trends to Optimize Shipping & Reduce Costs

Cerasis

held a live webinar entitled “5 Parcel Shipping Trends to Optimize Shipping & Reduce Costs” on May 23rd, 2018. Author information Adam Robinson Adam Robinson oversees the overall marketing strategy for Cerasis including website development, social media and content marketing, trade show marketing, email campaigns, and webinar marketing. Small Package Trends Webinars Parcel Shipping TrendsCerasis Inc.,

Editor’s Pick: Updating Your Planning Strategies to Industry 4.0

Talking Logistics

Are you on board? ” — I shared strategies to digitalize the planning office with advanced planning technology to keep abreast with in an industry that is increasingly replacing the human workforce with robotics to gain better efficiency, increase cost-savings and build higher agility. Editor's Pick Supply Chain Technology Trends digital supply chain Industry 4.0

[WHITE PAPER] The Top Supply Chain Trends that Will Impact Supply Chain Management in 2018

Cerasis

Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “The Top Supply Chain Trends that Will Impact Supply Chain Management in 2018” white paper! This white paper, “The Top Supply Chain Trends that will Impact Supply Chain Management in 2018” is the second in our overall industry trends white paper series. We hope you enjoy this white paper & learn a few trends that will prepare you for excellence this year.

[WEBINAR] 5 Parcel Shipping Trends to Optimize Shipping & Reduce Costs

Cerasis

Cerasis invites you to register for the “5 Parcel Shipping Trends to Optimize Shipping & Reduce Costs” Webinar on May 23rd, 2018 a 10 AM CST. Please register for 5 Parcel Shipping Trends to Optimize Shipping & Reduce Costs on May 23 , 2018 10:00 AM CDT by clicking the button below. 5 Parcel Shipping Trends to Optimize Shipping & Reduce Costs. Small Package Trends Webinars

6 Transportation Management Trends for 2016

Cerasis

Some of these transportation management trends reflect real worries for the logistics industry. Take a look at six of the trends to watch for in transportation management this year. Of all the trasnportation management trends, it is the Truck Driver Shortage we all must deal with either by technology solving the issue, or continuing to have a strategic approach to logistics. However, modern transportation management systems are looking to change this trend.

The 7 Trends Shaping The Future of the Logistics Industry

Cerasis

Logistics industry trends have also not been left behind in the move towards a more technological future. . 7 Major Trends Influencing the Logistics Industry in the Future . Emerging, mature and international markets are now part of the growth strategy of a vast number of companies. It is now the standard to go ‘international, ’ and logistic solution providers have a role to play in enabling this trend through a transportation network. . Logistics Trends

A Crash Course on Navigating Trends in Trucking and Freight for 2018

Cerasis

As a result, shippers across the globe are looking for ways to keep up with the Amazon’s unrelenting approach, and these trends in trucking and freight reflect a few of the key ways shippers, third-party logistics providers and truckers will respond 2018. Freight Transportation Trends