Ahold Delhaize’s Supply Chain Transformation

Logistics Viewpoints

In December of 2019, the global grocery retailer Ahold Delhaize announced it was investing $480 million to transform and expand its U.S. supply chain operations in support of a new three-year strategy to move to self-distribution. The retailer’s grocery chain banners in the U.S.

One Multinational’s Supply Chain Transformation Journey

Logistics Viewpoints

A large multinational is undergoing an impressive supply chain transformation that will run through 2023. A Complex Supply Chain. Not surprisingly a company this big, delivering different solutions to a variety of industries, has a complex supply chain.

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Editor’s Choice: How IT Can Lead Supply Chain Transformation

Logistics Viewpoints

Note: Today’s post is part of our “Editor’s Choice” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide supply chain insights and advice. In a moment when unpredictable shifts in the flow of goods to consumers has dominated headlines, supply chains have become a driver of competitive differentiation for companies, with 65 percent believing their […].

Supply Chain Transformation With a Human Touch

Supply Chain Brain

Businesses need to look to their people and processes in tandem with innovative technologies to lead to real supply chain transformation

A True Supply Chain Transformation Requires the Proper Talent

Logistics Viewpoints

Belcorp’s Maturity in Supply Chain Design. When companies implement enterprise software solutions, they often label that implementation as being part of their company’s digital transformation. It requires a company to further leverage the supply chain design philosophy.

Walmart’s Massive Investment in a Supply Chain Transformation

Logistics Viewpoints

The SVP of Supply Chain at Walmart speaking at Blue Yonder’s virtual user conference. Following their fourth quarter results, top executives talked about their supply chain and omnichannel strategy at a high level. Supply Chain Planning Walmart

[Video] Supply Chain Transformation In The Oil And Energy Industry

Talking Logistics

Francois Xavier Lanne and David Marshall from GEODIS discuss Supply Chain Transformation in the Oil and Energy Industry. Podcast version (click to play): The post [Video] Supply Chain Transformation In The Oil And Energy Industry appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Francois Xavier Lanne and David Marshall from GEODIS discuss Supply Chain Transformation in the Oil and Energy Industry.

Ahold Delhaize’s Supply Chain Transformation

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An Ahold Delhaize Distribution Center Photo Credit: ADUSA Distribution LLC In December of 2019, the global grocery retailer Ahold Delhaize announced it was investing $480… The post Ahold Delhaize’s Supply Chain Transformation appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

A Guide to Jumpstarting Circular Supply Chain Transformation

Supply Chain Brain

Until recently, most supply chains have projected linear patterns from production to consumption

[Video] Digital Supply Chain Transformation: Are You Transformation Ready?

Talking Logistics

Adam Compain, CEO at ClearMetal , discusses the following questions and more in this timely and informative episode: How do you define Digital Supply Chain Transformation? What does it mean to be transformation ready? How do you bring trading partners along and make sure they’re transformation-ready too? What are the essential items that companies need to have to be transformation ready? What does it mean to be transformation ready?

Supply Chain Transformation in the Oil and Energy Industry

Talking Logistics

There is a lot of discussion today about supply chain transformation, most of it focused on the consumer goods and retail industries, but there are many challenges and opportunities in the Oil and Energy industry too. The post Supply Chain Transformation in the Oil and Energy Industry appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Episode Highlights Supply Chain & Logistics Trends digital transformation GEODIS Oil and Energy

Supply Chain Transformation: Not Just Digital, But Physical Too

Talking Logistics

Over the past couple of years, we have published many blog posts and produced several video episodes on supply chain digital transformation (see our archives ). What’s becoming clear, however, is that digital supply chain transformation is not enough; companies also have to transform their physical supply chain networks to adequately meet the more demanding challenges and opportunities before them.

How Cloud Analytics Can Speed Up Digital Supply Chain Transformation

Supply Chain Brain

While the COVID-19 pandemic has rattled supply chains around the world, it has also been a boon for the adoption of cloud analytics

Bed Bath & Beyond’s supply chain transformation accelerates with Ryder deal

The Supply Chain Journal

The transformation of the Bed Bath & Beyond ( NASDAQ: BBBY ) supply chain is taking the next step with an agreement with Ryder System ( NYSE: R ) announced Monday.

McKinsey study explores progress in supply chain transformation

The LoadStar

Under the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, supply chains have become more resilient, a set of studies conducted by McKinsey & Co shows. Of particular concern are insufficient supply chain visibility and a lack of talent in the industry to adopt and utilise new technologies.

Tata Steel Drives Supply Chain Transformation with Optimization Technology

AIMMS

Today, the steel manufacturing leader has an ambitious digital transformation agenda and is leveraging AIMMS technology to optimize operations in its home country. I belong to this second division and work mostly on mathematical modeling, simulation and supply chain analytics. .

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5 Steps to Begin Your Digital Supply Chain Transformation

Coyote

Find out what you can do to start balancing technology and human expertise in supply chain operations

Nutanix and Hardis Team Up on Supply Chain Transformation

IoT World Today

The concept of supply chain transformation may be in vogue, but, in many cases, it’s a necessity. In addition, trade wars are disrupting traditional supply chain routes, while many trucking and warehousing operations struggle to recruit talent. . Complicating matters, however, is the fact that many of the digital technologies, from blockchain to AI, touted for their potential to drive efficiency in the supply chain sector are often difficult to deploy. .

Introducing the Locus Platform at the 2022 Gartner Supply Chain Symposium/Xpo™

Locus

We’re also currently attending the 2022 Gartner Supply Chain Symposium/Xpo in Orlando, Florida, where we have launched our all-inclusive, order-to-delivery dispatch management platform. Dispatch Management Supply Chain Transformation Logistics Automation order to delivery

From the CEO’s Desk: Moving Beyond The New Normal to New Opportunities

Locus

After a hiatus of close to two years, it was really exciting to be a part of the Gartner® Supply Chain Symposium/Xpo that took place in Orlando this month. Supply chains, stretched over several continents, inevitably became fragmented.

Cloud Logistics Selected as One of Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s 2018 Top 100 Supply Chain Transformations

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ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cloud Logistics by E2open (Cloud Logistics), a leading innovator and provider of modern, easy-to-use transportation management systems (TMS), was chosen by Supply & Demand… The post Cloud Logistics Selected as One of Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s 2018 Top 100 Supply Chain Transformations appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Why Do Supply Chain Transformations Fail - The Case for Change Management

10xLogistics

I have been thinking and reading a lot lately about supply chain transformations. I have also been involved in many of them throughout my career including the integration of a $5bl supply chain with a $10bl supply chain in the durable goods area and the complete redesign of a major automotive service parts supply chain. What makes a transformation action great and what can cause them to fail?

Locus to Participate in Gartner Supply Chain Symposium/Xpo™ 2022 as Platinum Sponsor

Locus

We’re excited to announce that Locus will be attending the Supply Chain Symposium/Xpo 2022 as a Platinum Sponsor! The symposium, taking place in Orlando, Florida from June 6-8, is arguably one of the most anticipated annual events for the global logistics and supply chain industry.

The Cloud: Transforming Supply Chains Part 2

Morai Logistics

The cloud is redefining the way in which supply chains can operate to their tremendous benefit—here’s how. . Yet, the cloud is the facilitator of supply chain innovation. It is the mechanism through which digital transformation becomes a reality. As such, it’s not an understatement to say that the cloud has transformed the way in which supply chains function. Cloud cloud supply chain transformation

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How BT is Building a Connected Supply Chain Amidst Ongoing Transformation

AIMMS

Behind the scenes, BT Supply Chain has been the backbone of the company’s operations for 30 years, making sure customers get the best experience. The supply chain division fulfills 40,000 individual customer orders every day, making sure that 32,000 engineers get the tools, parts and equipment they need to deliver support and services. In recent years, BT Supply Chain underwent a transformation to provide its services to businesses using the company’s existing network.

How to Engineer a Purpose Driven Supply Chain Network

Supply Chain Brain

The effects of multiple disruptions over the past two years has been a catalyst for supply chain transformation, but radical change still lies ahead.

The Promise of the Digital Supply Chain with Dyci Sfregola

The Logistics of Logistics

The Promise of the Digital Supply Chain with Dyci Sfregola. Dyci Sfregola and Joe Lynch discuss the promise of the digital supply chain. She founded New Gen Architects in 2020 to show companies how to transform business operations starting with their supply chain.

20 Things to Know about Supply Chain Digital Transformations

Logistics Viewpoints

There are twenty things companies need to know if they are contemplating a digital supply chain transformation. One thing that is very important, is that they learn about a new set of solutions called Supply Chain Collaboration Networks. The post 20 Things to Know about Supply Chain Digital Transformations appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Cloud/Software-as-a-Service Digital Transformation

Beyond Digital: The Physical Transformation of Supply Chain Distribution Networks

Talking Logistics

There are two sides to the supply chain transformation coin: the digital and the physical. Read more Beyond Digital: The Physical Transformation of Supply Chain Distribution Networks.

A Big Box Retailer’s Journey to Digital Demand Forecasting Excellence

Logistics Viewpoints

A large Big Box retailer is going through a digital supply chain transformation. Improving their digital demand forecasting is part of the journey. In particular, the use of weather data has the potential to lead to "astounding" increases in forecasting accuracy. The post A Big Box Retailer’s Journey to Digital Demand Forecasting Excellence appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Demand Management Retail demand forecasting digital

Lowes heralds supply chain network expansion, new direct fulfillment center

Logistics Management

said this week laid out its plans for its supply chain transformation efforts focused on improving home delivery and to support increased demand from both do it yourself (DIY) and pro customers

Supply Chain Management:A New Lens for Supply Chain Roadmaps

Infosys Supply Chain Management

TradeEdge – Demand Chain Management. Supply Chain Management. The Infosys global supply chain management blog enables leaner supply chains through process and IT related interventions. Discuss the latest trends and solutions across the supply chain management landscape. « Supply Chain Agility - Is it for Real? Main | Make your Assets Green, as Dollar is Green » A New Lens for Supply Chain Roadmaps.

What is Integrated Supply Chain Planning?

Logistics Viewpoints

Mike Reibsamen – the Director of Integrated Supply Chain – at Berry Global, spoke about Berry Global’s supply chain transformation at the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) annual conference in early October. Mr. Reibsamen’s primary point was that companies will get much better payback from their supply chain projects if they don’t do them in an ad hoc manner.

DHL Supply Chain signs new contract with Sunseeker International Ltd – Logistics Manager

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Michael Straughan, COO, Sunseeker International Ltd and Mike Bristow, MD, Manufacturing Logistics, DHL Supply Chain Transformation programme will future-proof Sunseeker’s operation on its journey to… The post DHL Supply Chain signs new contract with Sunseeker International Ltd – Logistics Manager appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Fashion giant American Eagle swoops on Quiet Logistics, its second 3PL buy

The LoadStar

American Eagle described the acquisition as “the next step in an ongoing supply chain transformation”, and it follows the takeover of AirTerra in early September for an undisclosed sum.

Sourcing Strategy: Effective vs Efficient with Ron Crabtree

The Logistics of Logistics

Mr. Crabtree is a Master Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, a Certified Supply Chain Transformation Architect and an expert in effective change management, facilitation, and communications. The Hidden Solution to Most Supply Chain Problems with Ron Crabtree.

A Deeper Look into Time Slot Management

Logistics Viewpoints

The network effect is at the heart of supply chain transformation, especially when dealing with change. As sustainability continues to be a hot topic around global supply chains, the network effect plays a role.

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Efficient Frozen Food Distribution: Inside the Build-out of Two Automated Facilities

Logistics Viewpoints

In December of 2019, the global grocery retailer Ahold Delhaize announced it was investing $480 million to transform and expand its US supply chain operations to support a strategy to transition the supply chain network into a fully-integrated, self-distribution model.

Reimagining Logistics: Focusing on What’s Ahead, Not What Happened

Logistics Viewpoints

Changes in our lives, economies and supply chains are ubiquitous and well embedded now. Challenges drive dramatic shifts in supply chain and logistics. Hallmarks of successful logistics transformation. Guest Commentary Digital Transformation Oracle

SanMar’s Sustainability Journey

Logistics Viewpoints

A couple of weeks ago, I attended Körber Supply Chain’s Elevate User conference. According to Mr. Noonan, telling the truth means they should have a transparent supply chain, and being nice means they care about the people who are making the garments around the world.