Uganda: Solving the Global Supply Chain and Labor Constraints

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Logistics Supply Chain Freight Global Trade SponsoredHaving recently returned from Uganda, had the pleasure of being introduced by Bernard Munyanziza of Nzuzi Hospitality to Emmanuel Obua of Apogee Logistics.

Why Your Supply Chain Needs a Dynamic Cost Model

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Freight Supply Chain Logistics Sponsored VisibilityThe last 18 months have seen the freight market at its most turbulent in living memory. Rates and schedules, capacity and conditions have all been changing on a seemingly daily basis, forcing shippers to become more flexible and agile.

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The Big Supply Chain Analytics Failure – Supply Chain Shaman

Supply Chain and Logistics

The Supply Chain Shaman, Lora Cecere, always has something interesting to say and valuable to think about. Her numbers show that supply-chain related firms are right now simply making incremental improvements on existing systems, and are ignoring the need to … Continue reading → Advanced Computing analytics Logistics Supply Chains information systems innovation supply chains technology

China and Its Current Supply Chain Challenges

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Supply chains all over the world have been shaken up more than once in the past eighteen months. Global Trade Logistics Sponsored Supply Chain Transportation WarehousingThe global pandemic has left its mark, and the ripples caused by it have still not evened out.

Minimizing Retail Supply Chain Disruptions in 2021 and Beyond

Speaker: Izaac Moran, Customer Success Manager, FourKites; Glenn Koepke, SVP of Customer Success, FourKites; and featuring interviews with supply chain experts from Dollar Tree and Best Buy

Register for our upcoming webinar to see how savvy retailers including Dollar Tree and Best Buy are leveraging real-time visibility across their end-to-end supply chains in creative ways to drive agility and thrive in today’s unpredictable environment.

Supply Chain Strategy Mistakes

Logistics Bureau

Developing a Supply Chain Strategy is not hard. Try to avoid these: Related articles on this topic have appeared throughout our website, check them out: 5 Reasons Why Your Supply Chain is not Best in Class. Vertical Integration in the Supply Chain: Is it on the Rise?

How Changes in the Customer Journey Impact Your Supply Chain

Logistics Matter

Podcast is all about trends and innovations in supply chain and logistics. Innovation Podcast Retail Internet of Things IoT Logistics Sponsored Supply Chain TechThe Does Logistics Matter?

Is Your Supply Chain Sick?

Logistics Bureau

Maybe you don’t even realize that something is going wrong in your Supply Chain. Like the human body, sometimes our Supply Chain’s problems are not evident until too late. Check them out: Boost Your Supply Chain Performance.

Supply Chain: Cash or Trash with Seth Page

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Supply Chain: Cash or Trash with Seth Page. Seth Page and Joe Lynch discuss supply chain: cash or trash. Key Takeaways: Supply Chain: Cash or Trash. In the podcast interview, Joe and Seth discuss the enormous waste in supply chains.

The DHL Supply Chain with Scott Sureddin

The Logistics of Logistics

The DHL Supply Chain with Scott Sureddin. Scott Sureddin and Joe Lynch discuss the DHL Supply Chain. Scott is the CEO of DHL Supply Chain , the largest contract logistics company in the world and North America. About DHL Supply Chain.

Why You Should Embed Customer Service Metrics in Your Supply Chain

Speaker: Irina Rosca, Founder, sustainSCM and Director of Supply Chain and Customer Success Operations, Helix OpCo

Across industries, 81% of all customers attempt to take care of matters themselves before reaching out to a live representative. When there is so much information in customer feedback, why do supply chain managers leave such expensive insights on the table? Supply chain touches the product from conception until it arrives in the hands of the customer, and sometimes through the recycling process. Join Irina Rosca, Director of Supply Chain and Customer Success at Helix as she walks through the key questions to connecting the supply chain with the voice of the customer.

Vaccine Supply Chains

Logistics Bureau

Vaccine Supply Chains! He is a globally recognized scholar in the area of healthcare supply chains. He has also provided expert testimony on medical supply chains on multiple occasions in prominent legislative bodies world wide, including the US Congress.

2021: Supply Chain Trends

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The COVID19 pandemic put unprecedented pressure on the supply chain, causing many businesses to reconsider their options. Supply Chain Digitization. 5 Biggest Supply Chain Levers for 2021. 2021 Supply Chain Focus & Beyond.

How to Mitigate Disruptions in Your Supply Chain

Logistics Matter

If there is one thing we have seen in the past eighteen months, it is that unexpected disruptions in the supply chain can have enormous consequences. Complete supply chains came to a standstill, and others faced delays they had never experienced before.

3 Emerging Supply Chain Trends with Steve Elwell

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3 Emerging Supply Chain Trends with Steve Elwell. Joe Lynch and Steve Elwell discuss 3 emerging supply chain trends. Key Takeaways: 3 Emerging Supply Chain Trends. In this podcast, Joe and Steve discuss 3 emerging supply chain trends.

The Beyond Belief Impacts of VUCA on Supply Chains and Commerce

Speaker: Jim Tompkins, Chairman and CEO at Tompkins International

We are fortunate to have Dr. James A. Tompkins, one of the world’s leading supply chain thought leaders, to address the impacts of VUCA on today’s supply chains and commerce. Jim recently stated that “the impacts of digital commerce on supply chains and commerce are far greater than the ending of the Cold War in 1991. The lifting of the Iron Curtain was minuscule when compared to the impacts of VUCA on how business works and how people live.”

Disruptive Tech In The Supply Chain with Charley Dehoney

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Disruptive Tech In The Supply Chain with Charley Dehoney. Charley Dehoney and Joe Lynch discuss disruptive tech in the supply chain. Key Takeaways: Disruptive Tech In The Supply Chain. Technology is having a huge impact on the logistics and supply chain.

Global Agenda Driving Advances in More Environmentally Aware, Sustainable Supply Chain

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Supply Chain Sustainability Retail SoftwareOver the last two centuries, the worldwide economy has experienced prolonged & sustained growth. Over the same period, this process of economic growth has been accompanied by?even even faster growth in global commerce.

Supply Chain Sustainability Gathers Steam

Logistics Viewpoints

The global supply chain is routinely beset by challenges, both large and small, but the past couple of years have delivered a string of significant logistics disruptions that have threatened to upend the tightly choreographed dance of global freight transportation.

What is Supply Chain Resiliency?

Logistics Viewpoints

If your company’s supply chain survived 2020 and the disruptions of early 2021, it’s safe to say it has passed the supply chain resiliency test. How To Overcome Supply Chain Disruption. 7 Tips For Building Supply Chain Resiliency.

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!

Supply Chain Trends in 2021

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What are the things in Supply Chain that companies are working on? Supply Chain Trends Videos cost to serve analysis outsourcing procurement Sales and Operations Planning Supply Chain Benchmarking supply chain trends Transport warehousing

Supply Chain Design Crosses the Chasm

Logistics Viewpoints

Recent supply chain disruptions are forcing organizations to challenge the prevailing wisdom and look for newer approaches to decision making. The simultaneous shocks to demand and supply, and the magnitude of these shocks are not something the world ever experienced.

Vaccinating the Supply Chain with Andrew Kelley

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Vaccinating the Supply Chain with Andrew Kelley. Andrew Kelley and Joe Lynch discuss vaccinating the supply chain. Key Takeaways: Vaccinating the Supply Chain. Vaccine Supply Chain and Logistics Challenges.

Logistics and Supply Chain – 1940 to 2040 with Jason Miller

The Logistics of Logistics

Logistics and Supply Chain – 1940 to 2040 with Jason Miller. Jason Miller and Joe Lynch discuss logistics and supply chain, 1940 – 2040. About Michigan State University, Department of Supply Chain Management. MSU Supply Chain Management Program.

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!

The Evolving Role of AI in Supply Chains

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Supply Chains will always be disrupted to some extend, but the disruptions companies faced in 2020 because of the COVID pandemic were of a different order. Global Supply Chains are still in the process of recovering. What a year it has been.

Easy Supply Chain Savings: A Simple Supply Chain Case Study

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Supply Chain & Logistics case studies are always interesting. This one is about easy ways to save money in your Supply Chain and Logistics operations if you just look at things differently.

Transforming the Supply Chain Using AI with Max Versace

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Transforming the Supply Chain Using AI with Max Versace. Max Versace and Joe Lynch talk about transforming the supply chain using AI. Max focuses on making AI more useful in real-world applications, especially in the manufacturing supply chain and industrial industry.

New School Supply Chain Basics with the Supply Chain Queen, Sheri Hinish

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Point-of-Danger ICE Raids and Audits

Speaker: Max Muller, Attorney and Author

Supply chain managers should constantly be on guard against forces that could cause a significant point-of-failure in or to their supply chains. The sudden loss of a workforce is an evolving danger to those who provide raw materials, subassemblies, finished goods, and/or necessary services to supply chains; and to entities requiring those items or services. Join Max Muller for this timely, fast-paced and guidance rich webinar that will educate you on the specific steps involved in undertaking your own internal audit, as well as providing you with guidance on what your major and/or sole source suppliers should do as well.

Supply Chain Secrets— Channel Tour

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There are hundreds of videos on all Supply Chain and Logistics topics! Like and Follow our other Social Media Accounts here: LinkedIn- Supply Chain & Logistics Consultants. Facebook- Logistics Bureau Supply Chain Consultants.

Why are supply chains so messed up?

The Supply Chain Journal

Anyone that has been around supply chains knows that there have always been issues and challenges. The global supply chain infrastructure that exists simply can’t handle the volume of products flowing through the economy. Will the supply chain issues end soon?

Shippers Find New Supply-Chain Hurdles at Alternate Ports

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They may not even be able to get drivers to move … Continue reading → Logistics Ports Shipping Supply Chains Chassis container shipping containers intermodal ports supply chains transportationThis article shows that it isn’t so easy to divert containers from LA/LongBeach to other ports. The smaller ports don’t have the infrastructure to handle the added containers efficiently.

Creating a Green Marine Supply Chain

Logistics Viewpoints

Seventy-one percent of the surface of our “blue planet” is covered by oceans which is also reflected in the fact that 80% of goods are moved via sea transportation within the global supply chain [1]. The post Creating a Green Marine Supply Chain appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

Rethinking Supply Chain Risk: New Threats Demand New Tools and Strategies

Companies like Bayer AG and Akamai coped with recent supply chain disruptions much better than their peers. What did they do differently? Read this new HBR – GEP report on new tools and strategies to mitigate supply chain risk.