Friday, September 19, 2014
Despite the vital role that technology plays in helping companies manage the complexity and volatility in global operations, only 48 percent of the more than 1,000 global companies surveyed for a new Accenture study use technology extensively in their emerging market supply chains.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
It’s time to take a systems-based approach to packaging.
Oracle’s enterprise-class transportation and global trade management solutions are available in the cloud or via the more traditional on-premise model.
Posted on 09/17 at 08:29 AM
Kewill, a provider of specialized software for supply chain execution, has announced the availability of Kewill MOVE on the Cloud.
Posted on 09/17 at 08:25 AM
Monday, September 15, 2014
A.T. Kearney released its Global Services Location Index today, which analyzes and ranks countries worldwide based on metrics in three categories: financial attractiveness, business environment, and people skills and availability
Friday, September 12, 2014
After years of being second place, materials handling and engineering are becoming first choice careers for some. Here’s why.
Each point of sale (POS) in a retail supply chain generates a goldmine of demand data.
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Real exports have now increased five straight months, after dropping sharply in the first quarter.
The value of exports from America’s Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZs) increased by 13.7 percent in 2013, to a record-high 79.5 billion in merchandise exported, according to figures released by the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Board in its Annual Report to Congress.
Monday, September 08, 2014
Experts estimate dimensional weight pricing could cost shippers as much as $500 million, or more. What’s you’re strategy to deal with the increase?