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Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Forget sensors and RFID to track packages. The next milestone in e-commerce delivery could be real-time vehicle tracking to provide customers with more precise delivery times.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Middlemen comprising the Transportation Intermediaries Association made money last quarter, say researchers.
Posted on 08/26 at 07:17 AM
Suppply Chain •
Monday, August 25, 2014
Cambashi, recently announced the 2014 second quarter update to its market data resource on emerging markets
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
In this Q&A, Brent Johnson, Intermountain’s VP of supply chain, talks about how Utah’s largest healthcare provider developed a best-in-class supply chain group.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
MIT research shows that demand probabilities determined by historical demand patterns should be considered by companies with private fleets when deciding whether or not to accept orders under capacity constraints.
Monday, August 18, 2014
Collaborative Sourcing Events Lower the Overall Project Cost by 20.7 Percent, Says Report
New Research Shows Top Organizations Operating at Lower Costs, With Fewer Staff
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
The Annual Salary Survey done by Peerless Research indicates that education pays. Further evidence of this has just emerged in a new report.
Between January and May of this year, SCM World fielded a six-question survey in order to understand the supply chain community’s perception of global third party logistics providers (3PLs).
Posted on 08/13 at 01:50 PM
Supply Chain •
Commerce reported that July retail sales at $439.8 billion were flat compared to June and up 3.7 percent compared to July 2013, and NRF said that July retail sales, which exclude automobiles, gas stations, and restaurants, were up 0.1 percent annually and up 4 percent on an annual unadjusted basis.
Posted on 08/13 at 12:47 PM