Filed in Supply Chain
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Robots need to be built, programmed, customized, maintained, serviced and continuously updated. This requires logistics planners, hardware designers, engineers, computer programmers, materials management specialists, and a multitude of other technicians.
Friday, June 02, 2017
The May PMI, the index used by the ISM to measure growth, was up 0.1% to 54.9 (a reading of 50 or higher indicates growth), with the PMI now having grown for nine consecutive months.
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Across the supply chain, there are multiple moving parts going in all directions inside a continuous and intricate process. But it all starts at the manufacturing center which means avoiding mistakes here is key and here’s why.
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
The Amazon Effect is causing a revolution in thinking across the supply chain. It’s a wake-up call for supply chain professionals to design new and improved processes and think creatively about the future.
Monday, May 15, 2017
A new Manhattan Active Supply Chain Solution suite was recently introduced at the company’s annual “Momentum Customer Conference.
Friday, May 12, 2017
Today, a company’s ability to compete is increasingly driven by how well it can leverage data, apply analytics and implement new technologies. That being said, there exists the real issue of data overload and paralysis.
Monday, May 08, 2017
Mutual trust does not appear on the ledger sheets of buyers and suppliers, but researchers suggest that levels of trust between companies may be an important influence on how they operate and perform.
Thursday, May 04, 2017
AWESOME (Achieving Women’s Excellence in Supply Chain Operations, Management and Education) has presented the AWESOME Legendary Leadership (ALL) Award to two highly accomplished supply chain leaders
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
There has been much written and said about where supply chain is headed with the advent and proliferation of new technologies and systems. I believe that supply chain management is just entering its era of greatest growth and contribution to society
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Monday, May 01, 2017
While much transportation trade press attention has been given to the predicted purchase of Hamburg Sud by Maersk, the Danish mega carrier has been quietly negotiating a deal with another legendary giant in the information technology sector.