Simplify your Logistics Financials Complexity using aThingz Triple Double approach

Thursday, August 3, 2023 · SCMR Staff
In this webcast, learn how aThingz stitches the financial elements of Logistics, right from planning through the invoice process.

Bloated inventories are changing cash flow strategies

Tuesday, June 27, 2023 · Brian Straight
The inventory glut that has impacted businesses in the past two years is pushing more companies to consider supply chain finance programs to smooth out cash flow.

WMS + OMS: Maximize ROI & Win Customers for Life

Thursday, June 8, 2023 · SCMR Staff
Join experts from Körber Supply Chain, Perficient, and Bricz to explore how combining a WMS and OMS helps you increase margin, improve ROI, and capitalize on operational efficiencies.

Fintechs and SME Suppliers: Liquidity through digitization

Wednesday, May 3, 2023 · Wenting Li, Thomas Y. Choi and Dale S. Rogers
Credit barriers and extended payment terms hamper the operational ability of tier 2 and tier 3 supply chain participants. But a new breed of technology companies are here to help.

Buy now, pay later: Is it a supply chain thing?

Monday, May 2, 2022 · Tan Miller
Buy now/pay later is one of the hottest trends in marketing, creating new sales for organizations. It’s also creating headaches for supply chain professionals from procurement to operations.

Is Cryptocurrency the next supply chain finance tool?

Tuesday, March 1, 2022 · Aaron Benningfield
In evaluating Cryptocurrencies, we have provided a basic definition of key tenets of both leading blockchain technologies.

Save Money While Spending More

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 · Mark Trowbridge
We all want to conserve working capital by extending payments. But here are five ways procurement can save money while paying suppliers.

What about business downturns? Part 2

Monday, June 29, 2020 · Larry Lapide
This Insights column is the second of a two-part series. It deals with lessons learned from selling and surviving in an organization living through the realities of a “bad news” annual budget—and its corresponding forecasts and plans.

5 Lessons for Supply Chains from the Financial Crisis

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 · Kai Hoberg and Knut Alicke
For many supply chain executives, the Financial Crisis was one of the toughest challenges of their careers. Firms across industries were required to deal with huge demand-supply mismatches caused by collapsing demand. However, the supply chain community found innovative ways…

7 Supply Chain Financing Trends to Watch in 2019

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 · Bridget McCrea
As supply chain financing evolves, and as more financial companies take an interest, these seven trends will be driving the sector over the coming year.

Escalating Trade tensions Could “Ricochet” Through Financial Markets, Warn Analysts

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 · Patrick Burnson
“The rising tensions have made it more difficult to start moving away from the "easy money" policies introduced at the beginning of the Great Recession."

Leveraging Supply Chain Finance

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 · Bridget McCrea
The evolving supply chain finance sector is making it easier for suppliers and buyers to work out their own win-win financial arrangements.

Operations Advantage: The wisdom of the crowd

Thursday, November 2, 2017 · Balika Sonthalia and Sean Monahan
Crowdsourced network design can transform logistics costs. The ray of sunshine is an innovative approach to logistics network design that benefits both shippers and suppliers. Known as crowdsourced network optimization, it builds on traditional optimization, taking it further…

Maersk Trade Finance Launched in Five U.S. States

Thursday, June 8, 2017 · Patrick Burnson
Maersk Line has introduced a new service for supply chain managers seeking to finance their global trade while optimizing carrier service.

Unlocking the Potential of Supply Chain Working Capital Finance

Friday, May 5, 2017 · Ryan Fernandes and Lisa M. Ellram
Too often, working capital pressures roll over supplier relationships without regard for what happens to supply chain risk. But now that new supply chain financing tools and techniques are proliferating, companies have a fresh chance to implement a coherent business strategy…



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