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Contracts For March 21, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCYFederal Resources Supply Co.,* Stevensville, Maryland (SPE8EH-19-D-0014);
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:05:32 - #supplychain

Electronics Supply Chain Roundtable: Data & the Supply Chain

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Reliable data is the lifeblood of the supply chain for OEMs hoping to manage material shortages in a volatile network.
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:05:31 - #supplychain

Contracts For March 20, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYThe Boeing Co., St. Louis, Missouri, is awarded a ceiling priced $4,040,458,297 modification to
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:05:30 - #boeing #supplychain

Contracts For March 19, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMY McCarthy HITT - Next NGA West JV, St. Louis, Missouri, was awarded a $711,651,970
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:05:29 - #supplychain

Electronics Supply Chain Roundtable: Artificial Intelligence & Manufacturing

SupplyChain - EBN Online - It's hard to imagine a technology likely to have more impact in 2019 than artificial intelligence (AI). It was the talk of the show...
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:05:28 - #supplychain #ai #ces

Oracle announces new innovations to its Oracle Supply Chain Management Cloud service

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - Oracle has announced a series of new innovations to its Oracle Supply Chain Management (SCM) Cloud, enabling organisation...
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:05:27 - #oracle #supplychain

SAP Ariba Live: Three Trillion Reasons to Help the World Spend Better

Enterprise - SAP - SAP Ariba Live is rightly known as the business commerce event of the year. Blown away by the innovation and diversity leadership at last...
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 13:41:16 - #supplychain #ariba

Oracle Breaks Down Organizational Silos with Supply Chain Innovations

PR Newswire - MODERN BUSINESS EXPERIENCE -- To help global organizations create more responsive and efficient supply chains, Oracle today announced a series...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:13:23 - #oracle #supplychain

21st Century Warehouse: How to Keep Up with Distribution Center Automation and Digitization

Distribution - Industrial Distribution - Retailers today are being stretched to respond to the demands of combining online orders with brick-and-mortar...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 00:13:07 - #supplychain

Three Types of Analytics That Can Be Used to Address Supply Chain Disruptions

Distribution - Industrial Distribution - What data steps should companies take first when they determine that it's time to follow the example of the...
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 23:42:05 - #supplychain

Contracts For March 18, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYGeneral Dynamics Electric Boat, Groton, Connecticut, is awarded a $2,039,763,908 modification to
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 13:13:38 - #supplychain

Dell Recovered 2 Billion Pounds of Used Electronics

Justmeans - Dell recovered 2 billion pounds of used electronics through its global electronics collection and recycling...
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:43:17 - #supplychain #dell

How to Weaken the Link Between Component Shortages & Counterfeits

Distribution - EPS News - Component shortages always prompt OEMs and EMS providers to seek alternative sources. Periods of scarcity also exacerbate the flow...
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:13:11 - #pcb #supplychain #counterfeit #ai

FedEx Express appoints a new CEO

Web Marketing - Digital Commerce 360 - FedEx Corp. named company veteran Don Colleran president and CEO of FedEx Express, the latest change linked...
Sun, 17 Mar 2019 22:40:57 - #supplychain

Contracts For March 15, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMYSevenson Environmental Services Inc.,* Niagara Falls, New York, was awarded a $99,000,000
Sun, 17 Mar 2019 17:13:14 - #supplychain

1.8k suppliers, 31m parts, 10k vehicles - How BMW is making sense of its supply chain

EE - Enterprise IoT Insights - BMW Group has a global roster of about 1,800 suppliers, scattered at 4,000 points across the globe. Together, they...
Sun, 17 Mar 2019 01:13:18 - #supplychain #iot #robotics #maker #ai #machinelearning

Contracts For March 14, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMYVectrus Systems Corp., Colorado Springs, Colorado, was awarded a $547,634,003 modification
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:13:07 - #supplychain

Rapidly Evolving Supply Chain Risk Profile Demands Technology

SupplyChain - EBN Online - If armed with the right technology, supply chain executives have the opportunity to influence the risk profile of the organization.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:13:06 - #supplychain

Contracts For March 13, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMYNorthrop Grumman, Huntsville, Alabama, was awarded a $349,377,402 firm-fixed-price, Foreign
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:39:41 - #supplychain

EBN@C-Level: Component Shortages & Counterfeits Create Electronics Conundrum

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Product shortages are opening doors for electronic component counterfeiters, which creates huge supply chain risks. We sat down...
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:40:18 - #supplychain

Contracts For March 12, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYNorthrop Grumman Systems Corp. - Marine Systems, Sunnyvale, California, is awarded a
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:40:17 - #supplychain

The High Cost of The One Percent Inventory Accuracy in Your Supply Chain

SupplyChain - Logistics Viewpoints - If your company is experiencing inventory accuracy problems, the problem extends across your entire logistics network-and...
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:40:16 - #supplychain

AT&T mixes industry verticals and digital tech to brew-up new supply-chain magic

EE - Enterprise IoT Insights - The supply chain links the whole Industry 4.0 movement. For higher-grade operational intelligence to be brought to...
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 13:40:58 - #microsoft #ibm #samsung #supplychain #iot #cloud #azure #ai #blockchain

ISSA Partners With Marquette University on Supply Chain Management Program

Distribution - Industrial Distribution - NewsThe online training course introduces the seven critical areas of supply chain management.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 16:41:56 - #supplychain

March Musings on Supply Chain Advances

Supply Chain Management Review Columns - As we enter the third month of 2019, here are a few management updates to consider.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 16:41:49 - #supplychain

Electronics Supply Chain Roundtable: Manufacturing & the Cloud

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Cloud computing is a key component in factory automation, which opens up opportunities for a variety of business boons. That same...
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 13:41:02 - #supplychain

FedEx Corporation Announces Appointment of Don Colleran as President and CEO of FedEx Express

SupplyChain -
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 13:41:00 - #supplychain

Contracts For March 11, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCYAlon USA LP, Dallas, Texas (SPE602-19-D-0460, $94,761,255); BP Products
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 13:40:59 - #supplychain

Procurement is going digital, but not overnight

Web Marketing - Digital Commerce 360 - Web procurement remains a top priority for many manufacturers, but there remain roadblocks to how quickly companies are...
Mon, 11 Mar 2019 12:41:20 - #supplychain #ariba #ecommerce #ai

Manufacturing Rate of Growth Drops Slightly in February

SupplyChain - EBN Online - After advancing in January, the nation's leading factory index cooled down in February.
Mon, 11 Mar 2019 12:13:52 - #supplychain

February 2019 Non-Manufacturing ISM Report On Business

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Sun, 10 Mar 2019 19:13:20 - #supplychain

February 2019 Manufacturing ISM Report On Business

ISM -
Sun, 10 Mar 2019 19:13:19 - #supplychain

Contracts For March 8, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMY Unit-ASRC Construction LLC, Anchorage, Alaska, was awarded a $128,657,500 firm-fixed-price
Sat, 09 Mar 2019 23:13:28 - #supplychain

FedEx Helps Oprah Winfrey Deliver Possibilities to Girls in South Africa

Justmeans - Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls is changing lives for the better
Sat, 09 Mar 2019 16:42:17 - #supplychain

Contracts For March 7, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCYTactical & Survival Specialties,* Harrisonburg, Virginia (SPE8EJ-19-D-0001);
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 14:14:09 - #supplychain

Huawei Sues U.S.; Asserts its Role in the Supply Chain

Distribution - EPS News - Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies is suing the United States, claiming its equipment has been unfairly banned from America...
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 12:42:42 - #pcb #microsoft #samsung #amd #supplychain #qualcomm #cybersecurity #maker

U.S. Trade Gap Jumped to 10-Year High; Record Gap with China

Distribution - Industrial Distribution - The gap with China on goods widened to an all-time record of $419.2 billion.Contributed Author: Josh Boak, AP Economics...
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 12:42:26 - #supplychain

Electronics Supply Chain Roundtable: Tariffs & Trade Wars

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Trade tariffs may be a political tool, but they create real-world impact for electronics OEMs. We sat down with the experts to understand...
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 15:43:22 - #supplychain

Contracts For March 6, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMYCeradyne Inc., Irvine, California (W91CRB-19-D-0012); Leading Technology Composites,* Wichita,
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 15:43:21 - #supplychain

Contracts For March 5, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMY 22nd Century Technologies Inc.,* Somerset, New Jersey (W15P7T-19-D-0202); Agile Defense Inc.,*
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 15:43:20 - #supplychain

Inventory mishaps behind staggering revenue loss in physical retail

Enterprise - ZDNet News - Inventory management robots could help brick-and-mortar regain some of the footing lost to ecommerce.
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 14:42:40 - #robotics #ecommerce #supplychain

Contracts For March 4, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCYLockheed Martin Corporation Missiles and Fire Control, Dallas, Texas, is being
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 14:13:15 - #supplychain

Navigating Supply Chain Headwinds: Sweat the Small Stuff

SupplyChain - EBN Online - The ripple effect caused by constrained supplies, long lead times and continued spikes in component prices is having a lasting impact...
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 15:41:23 - #supplychain

E2open Forecasting and Inventory Benchmark Study Finds Demand Sensing and Multi-Echelon Inventory Optimization Combination Reduces Safety Stock by More Than 30%

Business Wire - E2open today announced the publication of its 2018 Forecasting and Inventory Benchmark Study, an in-depth analysis of the state of demand and...
Sun, 03 Mar 2019 23:41:10 - #e2open #supplychain

Accenture Collaborates with Mastercard, Amazon Web Services, Everledger, and Mercy Corps to Increase the Sustainability and Fairness of Global Supply Chains

Business Wire - Accenture introduced a circular supply chain capability to leverage digital identity, payments and blockchain to reward sustainable practices.
Sun, 03 Mar 2019 23:13:29 - #supplychain #accenture #cloud #aws #blockchain

US ecommerce sales grow 15.0% in 2018

Web Marketing - Digital Commerce 360 - Consumers spent $517.36 billion online with U.S. merchants in 2018, up 15.0% from $449.88 billion spent the year prior,...
Sun, 03 Mar 2019 22:41:53 - #ecommerce #supplychain

Amazon grabs a third of US ecommerce sales in 2018

Web Marketing - Digital Commerce 360 - Amazon.com's share of the ecommerce market dipped slightly in 2018 compared with 2017.






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Sun, 03 Mar 2019 22:41:51 - #ecommerce #supplychain

Contracts For March 1, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - AIR FORCE Millennium Engineering and Integration Co., Arlington, Virginia, has been awarded a
Sun, 03 Mar 2019 22:13:22 - #supplychain

Finding Certainty in an Uncertain 2019

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Supply chain disruptions resulting from mergers and acquisitions (M&As); the continuous push for electric vehicles; and the impending...
Sun, 03 Mar 2019 22:13:21 - #supplychain #outlook

Contracts For Feb. 28, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMY General Dynamics Land Systems, Sterling Heights, Michigan, was awarded a $1,357,144,255
Sun, 03 Mar 2019 22:13:20 - #supplychain