Supply Chain Basics with Jason Miller

The Logistics of Logistics

Supply Chain Basics with Jason Miller. Jason Miller and Joe Lynch discuss supply chain basics. Jason is a professor of supply chain at Michigan State University, which is ranked as one of the top supply chain schools in the world.

Food Supply Chain Safety Survey

Logistics Business Magazine

Surveyed consumers reported their top food safety concerns include restaurant kitchen and wait staff hygiene, foodborne outbreaks, illness from contaminated food, and food and beverage recalls. The post Food Supply Chain Safety Survey appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Survey: Penn State Univ. offers top supply chain graduate degree

DC Velocity

Gartner study also finds industry paychecks on the rise, with average starting salary for an MBA with a supply chain concentration at $88,935. Strategy

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ISM survey takes an updated look at the impact of COVID-19 on supply chains

Logistics Management

A little more than one month after the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) conducted a member survey focused on how their businesses and supply chains are dealing with coronavirus, or COVID-19, as it continues to wreak havoc on their supply chain operations, the organization a new survey this wee

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5 Perceptions on Demand Forecasting and How it's Changing

Speaker: Brian Dooley, Director SC Navigator, AIMMS

It’s no secret that demand is getting more difficult to predict. Is your demand forecasting process evolving with the times? How does your process stack up against others? Are you satisfied with your level of forecast accuracy? This webinar shares research findings from a recent survey among supply chain planning professionals to help you answer these questions.

Survey: ELDs to further enhance supply chain efficiency

Fleet Owner

Shippers, 3PLs agree analytics are needed for success, but few express satisfaction with existing capabilities

2019 State of Supply Chain Innovation Survey

Logistics Management

Discover which tech solutions your organization should consider investing in—and which you can pass on—for now

ISM survey takes a deep dive on how coronavirus is altering global supply chains

Logistics Management

A survey issued by the Tempe, Ariz.-based based Institute for Supply Management (ISM) took a deep dive into how supply chains dealing with coronavirus, as it continues to wreak havoc on their supply chain operations

Blockchain in Supply Chain: 2 Ethereum-Based Projects That Demonstrate How Blockchain Can Improve Supply Chains

Cerasis

Supply chains are messy. Blockchain in Supply Chain Can Help. WHITE PAPER] The Top Supply Chain Trends that Will Impact Supply Chain Management in 2018. The inefficiencies that plague supply chains have seemingly been around forever. Provenance ensures transparency in supply chains, with the aim of encouraging brands to source materials and labor in an ethical and fair trade manner. Supply Chain

Innovation: Blockchain survey

Supply Chain and Logistics

From Deloitte comes their Deloitte Blockchain Survey 2017. There’s a lot of floundering as you would expect from a new technology that’s poorly … Continue reading → Advanced Computing Logistics Strategy Supply Chains blockchain disruption innovationIt’s an online report of their findings. The report is about investing and executive views in the blockchain technology.

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Gartner survey notes 17% of Chief Supply Chain Officers are women

Logistics Management

While supply chain organizations deal with the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic, they still pursue gender equality goals. s 2020 Women in Supply Chain Survey among 177 supply chain professionals, 17% of chief supply chain officers (CSCOs) are now women – a 6% increase compared to 2019 and the highest rate since the first edition of the survey in 2016

Gartner: Supply chain blockchain pilots stalling because of technology immaturity | Supply Chain Dive

Supply Chain and Logistics

Matt Leonard @Matt_Lnrd has summarized Gartner’s survey in this article, which seems to indicate more clearly that blockchain is a solution chasing problems. The basic problems are “technology immaturity”, “lack of standards”, ‘too ambitious scope”, and a misunderstanding of the use … Continue reading → Advanced Computing Logistics Supply Chains blockchain computing Gartner innovation standards technology transportation

Scenario Modeling Is Now Crucial for Supply Chain Network Design

AIMMS

The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed many risks and uncertainties in supply chain networks. Current Technologies in Use for Supply Chain Network Design . Our 2018- 2019 Network Design Survey showed that the majority of organizations are still relying on spreadsheets (nearly 60%) and gut feel (15%) to make network design decisions. The good news is many of the survey’s respondents recognize the potential of more advanced optimization solutions.

Plan Effectively For These Supply Chain Risks

Talking Logistics

Which risks do you believe supply chain professionals need to plan for more effectively moving forward? Twenty high-level leaders from a diverse set of companies and industries responded to the survey (45% Director-level and above, 60% from $1B+ companies in Food & Read more Plan Effectively For These Supply Chain Risks. The post Plan Effectively For These Supply Chain Risks appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

New Gartner survey takes deep dive into global sourcing and supply chain resiliency

Logistics Management

A new survey released this week by global research and advisory company Gartner examines how the trend of moving sourcing and manufacturing operations out of China is on the rise, for global supply chain leaders. Entitled “Weathering the Storm: Supply Chain Resilience in an Age of Disruption,” the survey is based on feedback from 260 global supply chain leaders, whom were polled over February and March

Retailers sharpen their focus on the supply chain

DC Velocity

Companies made bigger investments in supply chain efficiency in 2018, tech vendor survey shows. Strategy

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“2020 Disrupted” Survey Contains New COVID-19 Supply Chain Insights

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… The post “2020 Disrupted” Survey Contains New COVID-19 Supply Chain Insights appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. By Patrick Burnson, Executive Editor · August 12, 2020 A relevant new pandemic-related “2020 Disrupted” research series has just been released by The Hackett Group.… Management News customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Big Data Analytics to Improve Supply Chain Resilience

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Supply chains across the globe need a better mousetrap to keep freight spend under control and efficiently manage freight. According to a 2017 survey of supply.read More. The post Big Data Analytics to Improve Supply Chain Resilience appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Data Supply Chain supply chain resilience

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Only 1 in 10 Firms Can Stay Ahead of Supply Chain Challenges, Says Survey

Logistics Business Magazine

Körber , the global supply chain technology leader from software to materials handling automation, today announced the results of its 2020 State of Supply Chain Complexity survey. More businesses are paying attention to these supply chain headaches.

3 Supply Chain Trends to Keep an Eye on in 2020

AIMMS

What’s on the horizon for supply chain professionals? Many are relying on advanced analytics to optimize their supply chain for sustainability. Many are relying on advanced analytics to optimize their supply chain for sustainability – Tweet this.

10 Ways to Save in Global Forwarding Supply Chain

Material Handling and Logistics

A recent survey of supply chain executives reported that visibility (21.1%), fluctuating consumer demand (19.1%), and inventory management (13.2%) were their biggest challenges

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LM reader survey takes deep dive into the impact of coronavirus on supply chains

Logistics Management

With the coronavirus, or COVID-19, dominating just about every facet of everyday life, its impact on all things supply chain cannot be understated. That was made clear in a recent Logistics Management readership survey of more than 120 buyers and users of freight transportation and logistics services

Using Data to Improve Supply Chain Operations

Material Handling and Logistics

Learn how to organize your data operations in alignment with supply chain strategy. Forward-thinking supply chain professionals are looking to advanced technologies to streamline processes, improve accuracy, accelerate delivery and reduce costs. Cloud-based supply chain management tools, the Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are expected to figure prominently in future supply chain operations.

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Number-one fear for UK post-Brexit trading is supply chain delays

The LoadStar

As the UK’s Brexit preparations reach new heights of chaos, a survey has revealed that companies are ill-prepared for the new customs regime, which begins in January. The post Number-one fear for UK post-Brexit trading is supply chain delays appeared first on The Loadstar.

Most Supply Chain Professionals Believe their Planning Process is Only Somewhat Effective

AIMMS

These are trying times for supply chain planners. Supply Chain Dive reports that 75% of firm s in the US alone have reported supply chain shocks as a result of the pandemic. Most supply chain pros think they are at the middle of the road .

Supply Chain Predictions for 2018

Material Handling and Logistics

A look at the supply chain trends and technology that will come into play in 2018. Here is a look at how some companies in the supply chain sector are preparing themselves for the months to come. The emergence of IoT is an amazing thing for supply chain executives – and especially exciting as the enabling technology is becoming less expensive and more readily available, meaning that deployments are possible now. Impacts on the Supply Chain .

Corona Damages Mechanical Engineering Supply Chains

Logistics Viewpoints

A very recent survey by VDMA, the German association for the mechanical engineering industry, was answered by 965 member companies and clearly shows this. Almost every second company affected (45 percent) suffers from “serious” or “noticeable” disruptions along the supply chain. The post Corona Damages Mechanical Engineering Supply Chains appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

5 Key Trends Driving Supply Chain Innovation

Talking Logistics

When we speak to supply chain leaders about innovations in their supply chain, it’s not always about drones, self-driving trucks, or automated warehouses. We are seeing that businesses who invest in innovation and view supply chain as a competitive lever drive the most impact to their bottom line. We have suppliers that provide the inventory to select warehouses and these warehouses supply customers at the appropriate time and place.

Pharma sector looks to raise the bar on sustainable supply chains

The LoadStar

Supply chain providers are coming under closer scrutiny as the biopharma industry is set on ramping up its efforts on sustainability, according to the 2020 Biopharma Cold Chain Logistics Sustainability Survey, published by protective packaging specialist Pelican BioThermal. “As

Pandemic accelerates cool chain flows, but pushes up costs, reveals survey

The LoadStar

Global cool chains are poised to get faster and shorter as e-commerce rapidly comes to the fore in the Covid-19 era. At the same time, however, scepticism about global supply chains and business opportunities is on the rise.

How Disruptions like Coronavirus Test The Resilience Of Supply Chain Planning

AIMMS

The virus continues to compromise supply chains and disrupt companies at a troubling rate, but a re businesses prepared from a supply chain planning perspective? . The era of globalization has enabled supply chains to be broader and more connected. As a result , the resilienc e of supply chain plan ning is being called into question. The resilienc e of supply chain plan ning is being called into question.

Which Supply Chain Risks Will Increase in 2019?

Logistics Viewpoints

The report includes a survey of around one thousand members of their stakeholder communities. The results reported are worth the attention of executives that participate in programs to assess and manage supply chain risks. The post Which Supply Chain Risks Will Increase in 2019? Supply Chain Risk Management strategic planningEvery year the World Economic Forum produces a Global Risks Report.

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Celebrating International Women’s Day with a Look at Women in Supply Chain

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In recent years, women have become increasingly integral in all things supply chain, an industry that has traditionally been male-dominated. A survey published by Gartner in 2018, however, shows “sustained strong representation of women in the senior-most ranks of supply chain organizations relative to other functions.” The post Celebrating International Women’s Day with a Look at Women in Supply Chain appeared first on Kuebix.

Gartner Survey Reveals 17% of Chief Supply Chain Officers are Women

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By Patrick Burnson, Executive Editor · July 21, 2020 While supply chain organizations deal with the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic, they still pursue gender… The post Gartner Survey Reveals 17% of Chief Supply Chain Officers are Women appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Gartner Survey Reveals Scarcity of Current Blockchain Deployments

Supply Chain and Logistics

via Gartner Survey Reveals … Continue reading → Advanced Computing Labor Economics Leadership Supply Chains blockchain computing Logistics Software technology?Naturally CIOs are an entrenched bunch. But the lack of use cases that actually work is definitely a barrier to experimentation, along with the inflated cost and risk of finding software engineers with the expertise.?

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