The 2016 US Presidential election brings concerns about tariffs and protectionism. Both sides of the political aisle have shifted away from free-trade sentiment and the impact is expected to be significant.
Posted on 09/20 at 03:29 PM
GT Nexus •
To run today’s supply chains requires a new paradigm, one that extends what ERP has done for the company within its four walls to the new reality of the multi-enterprise supply chain. This new paradigm is called a Supply Chain Operating Network.
Posted on 09/13 at 01:25 PM
A new study from Forrester Consulting, commissioned by NetSuite, found that many midmarket, B2B sellers say their ecommerce solutions have contributed to their growth in sales, new customer acquisitions and improved customer relationships.
Posted on 08/29 at 11:41 AM
While many leading companies have transformed their procurement organizations into a linchpin of enterprise strategy, far too many others remain trapped by outdated paradigms and struggle for influence within their companies.
In highly competitive industries like consumer goods, being the best at serving customers is a key to success. Yet most companies find it difficult to predict demand and get caught scrambling to react when actual orders don’t match the forecast. E2open white paper, Demand planning white paper, inventory management, Order fullfillment.
Posted on 07/28 at 12:48 PM
Demand Planning •
The American Trucking Associations (ATA) estimate the trucking industry is currently short about 48,000 professional drivers. But with nearly 70 percent of all goods in North America being shipped on trucks, trucking companies know they need to have a strong strategy in place to attract and keep their drivers.
Posted on 06/28 at 02:30 PM
Driver Shortage •
Leading companies are constantly managing competing supply chain priorities. With finite resources, increasingly demanding customers and fierce competition, they must balance operational efficiency, perfect order delivery and supply chain flexibility.
Posted on 06/22 at 02:18 PM
Time-sensitive deliveries, lean supply chains and shorter product life cycles demand that companies adapt quickly to changes within the supply chain, and today’s shippers have an increased expectation for supply chain partners to have processes in place so they can react as soon as change arises.
Posted on 06/21 at 12:18 PM
Did you know that almost half of all companies now do business in more than 50 countries, and a third operate in more than 100 countries?
Posted on 06/21 at 12:07 PM
Examining how the financial health of your suppliers can lead to a more resilient global supply chain
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